No place does luxury skiing quite like Aspen and it’s extravagant (yet surprisingly cozy?) resorts. Here are our favourites this year.
Brace yourselves, snow aficionados ! Aspen and its resorts are calling, and they are not whispering; they are roaring with a siren song of lavish indulgence and thrilling escapades. This isn’t just another snowy retreat; it’s the playground of the elite, where the champagne flows as freely as the conversations and the slopes are as steep as the price tags.
In Aspen, the ordinary becomes extraordinary, and luxury isn’t just a word – it’s a way of life.
So, are you ready to dive into an alpine paradise that’s more than just slopes and snow? We’re about to unveil Aspen’s top five resorts that aren’t just luxurious – they’re downright sinful in their extravagance. These are not mere resting spots; they’re realms where every whim is catered to, and every desire is just a bell ring away. Trust us, by the time you’re done, ‘extravagant’ will have a whole new meaning.
The Little Nell is a sparkling gem nestled at the heart of downtown Aspen. It’s not just a hotel; it’s an experience. With ski-in/ski-out access, a fitness center, and a lavish outdoor pool, it’s a sanctuary where luxury meets adventure. Dine at Element 47 or grab a bite at Ajax Tavern, and don’t miss the wine cellar tour. The Little Nell makes you feel like Aspen royalty with its 24-hour concierge, pet-friendly policies, and even personal shopping services.
The St. Regis Aspen Resort stands as a beacon of elegance and comfort. Its grandeur, marked by over 800,000 Colorado red bricks, houses the award-winning Remede Spa and a decadent pool. Engage in the St. Regis traditions like the champagne saber event or the bloody mary sampling. With options like the Velvet Buck and the Mountain Social Bar & Lounge, the resort promises an indulgent stay. It’s not just a hotel; it’s a cultural icon.
Step into a blend of history and luxury at Hotel Jerome. Since 1889, it’s been a social hub, exuding an Old West charm with modern luxuries. Minutes from Aspen Mountain and the airport, it’s perfectly located. The Auberge Spa and pool patio provide relaxation, while the legendary J-Bar offers vibrant evenings. Hotel Jerome isn’t just a stay; it’s a journey through time with contemporary comfort.
The Gant Hotel, a refined condominium resort, offers a serene retreat at the base of Aspen Mountain. It’s a place where luxury meets the comforts of home. Partnering with Ski Butlers, it offers convenient ski and snowboard rentals. With amenities like tennis courts, an outdoor pool, and complimentary Aspen airport transfers, The Gant is where convenience meets luxury.
A stone’s throw from Aspen Mountain, the Hyatt Residence Club Grand Aspen offers a homely yet opulent experience. From the Olympic-size outdoor pool to the ski valet, it caters to every need. It’s a sanctuary where the coziness of home blends seamlessly with the opulence of a luxury resort.
Aspen and its luxury resorts are more than just places to stay; they are gateways to experiences, blending the town’s rich history with contemporary luxury. Each of these resorts offers a unique slice of Aspen, catering to every whim and fancy. Whether you’re looking to hit the slopes in style or simply unwind in luxury, Aspen’s winter resorts have something magical to offer. So pack your bags, and prepare for a winter wonderland like no other.