Where to stay around Vail?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,346 holiday lettings near Vail. From 3,774 condos to 1,305 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vail for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Vail?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Vail:

  • Lionshead Village: 1,033 holiday homes
  • Vail Ski Resort: 1,070 holiday homes
  • Cascade Village: 624 holiday homes
  • West Vail: 666 holiday homes
  • Matterhorn Village: 192 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Vail?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Vail. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Steadman Clinic: 4,559 holiday lettings
  • Vail Nordic Center: 5,493 holiday lettings
  • Eagle Bahn Gondola: 4,559 holiday lettings
  • Wildwood Express Ski Lift: 6,011 holiday lettings
  • Booth Falls Trailhead: 8,099 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Vail listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent condos in Vail?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,774 condos in Vail. Our other popular types of Vail holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,305 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 54 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including lodges and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Vail?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,878 holiday homes with pool available in Vail. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Vail, USA your home away from home

    Vail self-catering vacation accommodation is set in an upscale ski resort town found in Colorado’s mountainous Northwestern region. This famous destination, now 50 years old, has drawn generations of winter sport enthusiasts, and is the largest ski resort in the United States to be located on one mountainside.

    Things to do in Vail, USA

    Vail self-catering vacation rentals would be any keen skier or snowboarder’s dream. The resort here boasts almost 200 runs, a half of which are advanced, with a total skiable area of more than 5,000 acres. The slopes are served by 33 different lifts, including a 12-person gondola.

    Tickets for the slopes are approximately $100 a day, but it helps if you know someone who lives in the resort, because that might make you eligible for a Buddy Pass, which costs only $35 per day. At peak season there can be quite long queues, but these can be bypassed if you head up to the slopes from your Vail chalet a little earlier in the morning, or join the line for the quad chair instead of the gondola.

    In the summer months Vail becomes a destination that appeals to anyone hoping to enjoy the great outdoors. At this time of year you’ll be able to hire a mountain bike to explore the spectacular scenery all around – there are breathtaking peaks, forests, rivers and lakes to admire close to Vail vacation rentals. You could catch the Gondola to get to the mountaintop to enjoy wonderful views of the area.

    The valley below also features a number of golf courses. In fact there are 12 within easy reach of Vail self-catering accommodation – the Cotton Ranch Golf Club features 18 holes and is open to the public.

    Places to visit on holiday in Vail, USA

    Northwestern Colorado is home to the state’s famous Wine Country. From Vail self-catering vacation accommodation you could go to an region that features some 80 wineries and plenty of opportunities for tours and tasting sessions. The two main areas are Grand Valley and West Elk, which cultivate a range of wine grapes.

    Weather in Vail, USA

    Vail self-catering vacation chalets are set in a region known for its cold weather and regular snowfall in the winter months, due to its high elevation. That said, there’s still plenty of sunshine in winter between precipitation. Summers here are warm and humid, especially in the valleys.

    Cheap flights to Vail, USA

    If you’re flying from the UK, perhaps the best way to get to Vail self-catering vacation rentals is to fly via British Airways from London-Heathrow (LHR) to Denver International Airport (DEN), which is just over two hours away by car to the east.

    Activities and attractions in Vail

    Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Vail a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Vail Ski Resort (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Beaver Creek Resort (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
    • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Breckenridge Ski Resort (20 mi / 32.2 km)
    • Vail Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Blue Sky Basin (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Vail

    Vail is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, December, February or May, when snowfall averages 60.00 inches and temperatures average -17°F.

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Vail

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Vail is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Booth Falls Trailhead (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Little Beach Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Beaver Lake Trailhead (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Shrine Pass (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Mount of the Holy Cross (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)