Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy West Vail

The mountains and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in West Vail. This city's skiing, seafood restaurants and cocktail bars draw many visitors. Vail Ski Resort and Betty Ford Alpine Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around West Vail

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes West Vail a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vail Ski Resort (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Beaver Creek Resort (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Minturn Cellars (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Eagle Vail Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Vail Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Beaver Creek Tennis Center (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Vail

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Vail is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Little Beach Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Beaver Lake Trailhead (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Booth Falls Trailhead (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Shrine Pass (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Mount of the Holy Cross (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Vail

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 25.9 mi (41.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Vail?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,662 holiday lettings around West Vail. From 1,077 flats & apartments to 350 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West 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 West Vail:

  • Vail Village: 789 holiday homes
  • East Village at Copper: 271 holiday homes
  • Highlands Townhomes: 477 holiday homes
  • Lionshead Village: 1,169 holiday homes
  • Mountain Star: 459 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 West Vail? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Vail. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eagle Vail Golf Club: 3,359 holiday lettings
  • Blue Sky Basin: 8,762 holiday lettings
  • High Noon Express Ski Lift: 8,699 holiday lettings
  • Strawberry Park Express Ski Lift: 3,328 holiday lettings
  • The Steadman Clinic: 5,233 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Vail listed on 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 Flats in West Vail?

Yes, of course. offers 1,077 Flats in West Vail. Our other popular types of West Vail holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 350 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 79 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Vail?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,074 holiday homes with pool available in West Vail. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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