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Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

Studio condo between Alta & Snowbird Ski Resorts with Spectacular Views

This luxurious studio condominium comfortably sleeps 2 and is located in the highly desirable Blackjack Lodge in Alta. An elevator provides easy access to the condo on the 3rd floor. Blackjack Lodge is ideally located between the Alta and Snowbird ski resorts. You can ski-in and ski-out to Snowbird, depending on snow conditions, and ski home from Alta if you are comfortable skiing off piste and know the way home. A free ski shuttle runs between the lodge and both Alta ski area bases daily from mid-December thru mid-April to get you to and from the slopes. Dining options abound and are only minutes away at either Alta or Snowbird. If you don't feel like driving, or shuttled up from the airport, for a small fee 'Canyon Transportation Inc' can provide you with transportation between the Blackjack Lodge and the resorts from 5-11 pm. It’s literally just a few minutes drive to either resort. Whether you rent a car or drive to Alta in your own vehicle, 4 wheel drive is recommended as Little Cottonwood Canyon is often restricted to 4 x 4 or chains during a storm cycle which is why Alta is 'Rated #1 for Snow' year after year in major ski publications like SKI and POWDER Magazines.

In addition to your fabulous on mountain experience, are the spectacular Mt. Superior, Hellgate Cliffs and down canyon views from this condo. After a full day on the mountain, returning to this condo, relaxing in front of the fireplace and watching the sunset over the Wasatch mountains will complete your day. Little Cottonwood canyon is truly an amazing place and Mt. Superior, one of the most photographed mountains in the world, is literally right outside your window.

The condo has recently been totally remodeled and includes a fully equipped kitchen with custom knotty alder cabinetry, granite countertops, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, Wolf electric cook top and full size convection oven. There is radiant heated travertine tile flooring in the entry, kitchen and bathroom. Premium wool carpet covers the living area floor. Nothing feels better than returning after a full day on the mountain, removing your boots and stepping into the condo on the heated floor to warm your feet. There is a wood burning fireplace, with free firewood provided, a queen size Murphy bed, full size sofa sleeper, flat screen HDTV with Satellite Direct TV, a DVD player and free wi-fi. Additionally, there is a free washer & dryer on each floor, an exercise room on the main floor, Men’s and Women’s saunas on the 2nd floor and a common lounge area on the main floor with a fireplace, computer/printer and additional free wi-fi. A private ski locker with a Master combination lock is also provided in the locker room on the main floor for your ski gear.

This is truly a one of a kind property in Alta and the 2013-2014 season was the first season this condo has been available for rent. It truly is a Powder Paradise.

More Details

Owner
Steve
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

About Steve

I first came to Alta with a couple ski buddies for a weeks vacation in the mid-70's after graduating from college. We stayed a week in one of the lodges after which my buddies flew home to their families and jobs. I just couldn't leave so I got a job at the GMD lodge and stayed 5 years. Needless to say my parents were not happy I was ski bumming with a college degree they had paid for. Truth is Alta had gotten in my blood in 1 short week. When I eventually did leave I vowed to somehow try to return to Alta. After going back to school and then entering the real job world I met my future wife. I had to bring her to Alta to see if we were really compatible. She fell in love with Alta immediately and we eventually started coming to Blackjack Lodge on our ski vacations. We like to cook so the idea of having our own kitchen, fireplace and no schedule for meals was a no brainer. In 1998 a studio came up for sale and we bought it sight unseen. We have been enjoying this powder paradise ever since.

If you decide to come to Alta and stay at Blackjack I'm sure you won't be sorry. If you have any questions I will be glad to try to answer them, if I don't know the answer I'll find out for you. If you want to know the way to ski home from Alta I can definitely help you with that , please feel free to ask me anything you like, I'll be happy to talk to you!!

Why Steve chose Utah

Snow, snow, and more snow !!!!!

What makes this condo unique

Superior Views and merely minutes from Alta/Snowbird ski resorts with very comfortable accommodations!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Snowbird in Sandy

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
  • village
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Murphy bed; Full size sofa sleeper
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • Snowboarding

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.967742 based on 31 reviews
Woodinville, Washington
5

Great location for skiing either Alta or Snowbird

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time to stay in this particular condo unit and we love it. It is very well maintained, has a lovely view and is an ideal location to ski the Little Cottonwood area. The owner was very responsive to any requests that we had.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you back Michael, thanks!
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5

Perfect Ski In Ski Out

  • 5 of 5

Friend and I had great time staying here while skiing for 3 days. The condo was very clean and updated. It was in perfect location between Snowbird and Alta. Steve, owner, was very responsive to any questions we had and even took time to meet us the day of our arrival (as well as provide advise when we got interlodged!). Highly recommended to any one seeking a great ski in ski out place!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Ricky, Thanks for the great review. You certainly experienced Alta at it's finest, your timing was perfect for some excellent powder skiing. I'm so glad you had a good time, it was great to meet you and your friend!!
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. The condo and the location were absolutely perfect. Looking forward to staying here again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to having you back!
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5

Beautiful condo. Well supplied.

  • 5 of 5

We lived our stay at Blackjack. It's first class and the owner made our stay so smooth. Perfect location, beautiful view. We were able to check in early. Most high recommendation

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exceptional

  • 5 of 5

Great location, impeccable unit and amazing view. Very convenient to Alta and Snowbird. We skied 2 days at each. The condo facility was very well maintained and took care of the little things like walking paths to and from the snowbird trails. Travelled with my 14 year old and the unit was perfect for us.

Steve was very easy to work with. He ensured we were set before, during and after our stay. it made our late arrival very simple and accommodated our late departure so we could get in a full day of skiing our last day. He was always responsible via email.

Highly recommend and this will be my #1 option on any return trip to Little Cottonwood canyon.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review Brett, very much appreciated!
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5

Great Alta Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We had a delightful stay in this wonderful condo while visiting Alta for a long weekend of skiing. It couldn't have been more perfect for a getaway for two - easy skiing access, amazing view, beautiful upgrades, cozy wood burning fireplace, heated floors - everything has been thought of and there was nothing we needed that was not included, even down to the washer and dryer down the hall. We cooked dinner in a few nights and enjoyed the fire at the end of the day. We had a great first experience skiing Alta and enjoyed our time relaxing in the condo too. Steve was very responsive and great to work with, even sent us tips and recommendations on dining, ski rentals, etc. since this was our first time to the area. Thanks for a wonderful visit, we hope to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Salt Lake City International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Alta Peruvian Lodge
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Shallow Shaft Restaurant in Alta
Nearest Ski
0.7 Miles
Alta +/or Snowbird
Car: recommended

If you want to take a break from skiing and pamper yourself during your vacation, Blackjack Lodge is just minutes away from the Cliff Lodge at Snowbird. For a small day use fee you can enjoy their world class spa facilities, including a fully equipped fitness center, lap pool and hot tub on the roof, salon, steam room and a wide range of exercise, stretching and yoga classes. Treatments and massages are also available.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Snowbird, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Regular Season
26 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 3 nights
From
£291
 
 
End of Season
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£864
for 3 nights
From
£245
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £48
Cleaning Fee £81
Tax Rate 13.1%

Check In 3pm - Check out 11am
Maximum occupancy: 2 (for exceptions contact owner)
Utah State Lodging tax of 13.1% is not included in daily rates
Purchase of Damage Protection Required !!! I WILL NOT ACCEPT REFUNDABLE DAMAGE DEPOSITS THIS YEAR

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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