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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This was my third stay at the Sonnenalp Hotel. It was wonderful as always! It's a unique hotel and feel very European...fits in very well with Vail. The rooms are comfortable and you feel special. Make sure you go to the farmer's market on Sunday, too!

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New Orleans
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The service here is very good, but the confusing combination of Austrian Village decor mixed with sporadic cowboy-themed decor turned me off. Our room had lots of pictures of cowboys on the walls and tired green and tan plaid bedspreads and curtains. (I love cowboys as much as the next gal, but this was just weird!) On the plus side,...

1Thank Lulunolu
Malibu, California
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The hotel is very cute and is situated right at the end of the village. It has a nice little gym, oxygen bar and a good restaurant (Bully's). The towels were a bit rough but my bed and linens were very comfy. The hospitality from was fantastic and I couldn't be more pleased with the staff and their service, especially...

Thank SandyQTraveler
Marblehead, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Fourth year in a row. Exceptional every time. Ski concierge is fantastic. Room was immense and overlooked pool with mountain view. Had great dinner in bully's and top notch massage. The whole experience is always worth the price. Oh - skiing was awesome.

Thank Greg D
The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We have stayed at this hotel several times & it is always wonderful. This time we were in a Blue Spruce room which had a nice sitting area with a fireplace. The bathroom was wonderful which is a huge factor for me when staying anywhere. It was very large & as nice as you would expect in your own home,...

1Thank lindawR301KA
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Staff left our room unlocked and the door open - they were able to identify that this happened and kept saying "well you were back 4 minutes later" - seemed unable to comprehend that we could have been out 6 hrs and leaving our door open was unacceptable. The 2nd day, staff came into our room while I was out...

5Thank Debye G
jfaessler, Owner at Sonnenalp, responded to this review

In the over 30 years, I do not remember a similar incident at the Sonnenalp. We will review our procedures to assure the safety and privacy of our guest is guaranteed. I am sorry that we were not able to make you happy despite numerous attempts and conversations. We have every confidence that yours specific needs, sensitivities and requirements have...

Reviewed 5 August 2015

ive been coming to vail during the winter for a few years . ive only recently discovered that i love the summer too . no matter what the season . the sonnenalp is as good as it gets . in a luxurious welcoming way . i do love the overall look . but all the flowers hanging off the balconies...

Thank sydneyann
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Spent two excellent days at the Sonnenalp at end of May. We stayed in one of the Juniper Suites. The room was outstanding. Balcony overlooked rushing creek. So peaceful. The bathroom was massive with a wonderful heated tile floor. The service was outstanding as well. Front desk was always accommodating, and each night we had a treat delivered with our...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We made our reservation 6 months before we arrived in the second week of December 2014. Our rate was extremely competitive and included breakfast. Thank you Amex! The room was very large - a Blue Spruce Junior (not senior) Suite - and had two double beds. My only complaint about it was that the beds were doubles instead of queens....

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I wanted to return to the Sonnenalp after staying previously with friends. It was just as warm, welcoming and wonderful as I had remembered.... The staff went out of their way to please and were very accommodating! The room is very spacious, comfy and luxurious with a great view of the stream and pool. The brunch is a MUST!!! Very...

2Thank Kerri T

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sonnenalp is a unique hotel in Vail, Colorado renowned for personal service and genuine, family-run hospitality. Enjoy world-class amenities and conveniences in the heart of Vail Village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sonnenalp

Address: 20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657-5010
Region: United States > Colorado > Vail
Price Range: RM1,073 - RM2,594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sonnenalp 5*
Number of rooms: 127
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Also Known As:
Sonnenalp Resort Of Vail Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Hotel Vail
Sonnenalp Resort Vail
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Vail
#1 Spa Hotel in Vail
#3 Business Hotel in Vail
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#7 Family Hotel in Vail
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“Our junior suite by the brook overlooking the pool was delayed from being on the third floor was enjoyable for the view.”
CarolelAnne, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“If you travel with kids, ask for the Mill creek Suite.”
sandie321, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a mountain view.”
767kathyb, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Lots of different sized rooms - just ask for the best one for your own needs”
989mountains, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“I don't know. My room was exceptional.”
uw7503, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
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