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The Limelight Hotel
Ranked #2 of 35 Hotels in Aspen
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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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“Totally worth it!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2012

The location is great! 5 min walk to the lift for Aspen and there are busses that stop around the corner for the other mountains. We got upgraded for a room with a fireplace and it was amazing. Jacuzzi was really nice and we tryly enjoyed glass of wine right after skiing w/ some appetizers. It was a great way to meet other guests in the hotel. Breakfast was also very good. You can buy your ski passes in the hotel so you dont waste time on the slopes.

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  • Stayed March 2011, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2012

The location, price, staff, size of rooms make this hotel the perfect place to stay when you're in Aspen. Just minutes from the slopes, restaurants, shopping, and any other venue you would want to enjoy for skiing or summer time.

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  • Stayed January 2012, travelled with friends
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2012

This property is fine- but noting spectacular. While they do a lovely job with comfortable beds, nice thread count and location, it is very "entry level" in all other respect - ok, but nothing to write home about.

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

I spent 4 days in Aspen and stayed at the Limelight Lodge. It is located in the heart of Aspen near a dog park, shopping, restaurants and a bus stop to the slopes. The lodge provides free shuttle to and from the airport and all the mountains to ski/snowboard. They have daily happy hours and live bands playing every night. Front desk staff was very helpful with maps of the town, suggesting good restaurants to eat at, and assisting us with a late check out because our flight was canceled. I enjoyed my stay very much and hope to visit again sometime soon.

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

The hotel is very conveniently located in the heart of Aspen near a park. Ajax mountain is just a few blocks away, and the other ski venues are easy to get to on the hotel shuttle. The ski valet was also helpful and convenient. The hotel offers breakfast daily, which was pretty good, and apres ski in the bar was also nice with live music and attentive service. We upgraded our room to a king size bed with fireplace and balcony, it also had a small wet bar with kuerig coffee maker, small refrigerator, microwave, and dishes/glassware/silverware. Aside from the pillows which were not that comfortable, the room was very nice. The staff was very accomodating. The hot tub was perfect after a long day skiing. On our last day, when bad weather forced the cancellation of many flights out of Aspen airport, I called the front desk and they held our room until we knew whether or not our flight was cancelled. When it was cancelled, we called the hotel and they promptly came to pick us up in the free shuttle, which is also available to take guests around town. (THANK YOU CLAIRE AND MARTY FOR YOUR HELP WITH THIS!) With all the hassles of cancelled flights, it was comforting to know we wouldn't be stuck out in the cold. Aside from the uncomfortable pillows, and having to request maid service after we turned them away one morning, everything was perfect. Limelight is a nice, unpretentious, reasonably priced place to stay in Aspen.

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Additional Information about The Limelight Hotel

Property: The Limelight Hotel
Address: 355 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1846 (Formerly Limelight Lodge)
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Region: United States > Colorado > Aspen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Aspen
#1 Business Hotel in Aspen
#1 Green Hotel in Aspen
#2 Luxury Hotel in Aspen
#2 Romantic Hotel in Aspen
Price range (per night): RM993 - RM4,579
Hotel Class:4 star — The Limelight Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 126
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Like the highest Rocky Mountain peak, The Limelight Hotel reveals the best views and access to Aspen's most sought-after terrain. Whether you seek ruggedness or sophistication, authenticity or glamour, The Limelight Hotel holds your reservation to the finest of Aspen experiences.Nestled steps from Aspen Mountain and just beside Wagner Park, the Limelight is located within walking distance to all of Aspen¹s renowned landmarks, restaurants and hotspots . No need for vehicles: complimentary transportation to and from the Aspen Airport, as well as through town, whisks you back and forth from Aspen's most inviting hotel.With its fresh, contemporary design, a relaxed atmosphere and an eager-to-serve staff, the Limelight is an ideal spot to start and end your epic day in the mountains.Community-style breakfast and daily après ski/ the longest happy hour in Aspen are part of the Limelight culture. Sumptuous leather couches and a crackling fireplace will beckon you and your dog to the Limelight Lounge at the end of the day; piping hot pizzas, great local bands and outdoor hot tubs succeed in lightening you up.For skiers and snowboarders, exclusive access to the best of Aspen Snowmass' four mountains is part of the Limelight's unparalleled value. A three-night stay may include 4 free lift tickets, complimentary ski/snowboard guided tours, and always highly coveted: First Tracks on the hill. This hotel caters to adventurous souls in the summer as well with unique amenities for bikers. As the gem of Pitkin County, the city of Aspen exposes social adventurers of all ages to a range of breathtaking outdoor experiences, haute cuisine and cultural delight. ... more   less 
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