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Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790
American Statesman and Scientist

Relaxation and Rejuvenation at the Manor Vail Lodge in Vail, Colorado

Winter view of the Manor Vail Lodge with ski runs in background.
Vail, Colorado is a great place to visit if you want to engage in a variety of activities with family or friends. Manor Vail Lodge is a great place to do some mountain sports or go hiking. It is also an excellent place for bikers, who will certainly enjoy the beauty of the surroundings. In winter, you can choose from a variety of winter sports such as skiing, snow boarding, and even dog sledding!

View of the Lodge during the summer in Vail Colorado.
The Manor will certainly play a big part in making your stay in Vail a memorable one. It is a stone’s throw away from Vail Village, which means that you can enjoy as many activities as you like without the hassle of long drives. Whether in winter or summer, you will be able to maximize your experience while staying as relaxed as you want to be.

One of the first things you will notice about the Manor Vail Lodge is its strategic location, which allows guests to enjoy a great view of the Golden Peak Base. The area surrounding the lodge provides the tranquillity that vacationers crave for, complete with a creek and gardens for strolling around in.

Guestroom at the Vail Manor Lodge.
Once you enter the Lodge, you are treated to even more opportunities for relaxation with the hotel’s high-quality facilities and amenities. If you decide to stay in a regular hotel room, you can choose between a king-sized bed or two double beds. All hotel rooms come with a full bathroom, where you can soak all your fatigue away.

Living area of a guest room at the Lodge.
If you want an extra treat, why not book a Penthouse condominium instead? It offers an even more breathtaking view of Vail from its private deck and includes a beautifully-furnished kitchen. You can snuggle up in front of the fireplace and wind down after a long day in front of the television set or by going online. Perhaps the best part of staying at the Penthouse is the Jacuzzi in one of the two spacious bathrooms. The Manor Vail has pulled out all the stops when it comes to guest comfort. More info on Vail.

For even more pampering, you can avail of the many services from the Spa At Manor Vail, the most well-recognized spa in Vail Valley. Aside from basic spa services, it also offers specialized services which have been created for the needs and maximum enjoyment of skiers and other clients returning from a day in the mountains.

Lord Gore restaurant at the Manor Vail Lodge Colorado.
Manor Vail Lodge often publishes special offers for early birds who prefer booking their vacations ahead. Those who make summer reservations early can often get substantial discounts on room rates. Those who want to make winter reservations as early as now can also get a night or so free. Offers vary.

If you would like to visit Vail much earlier, though, you are also in for a treat. You can also get major discounts if you book early.

Manor Vail Lodge conference / meeting room facilities.
The Manor Vail Lodge is not only an excellent place to kick back and relax. It is also a great venue for events and conferences. Its spacious function room can certainly accommodate a large group, and additional assistance can be provided by their team of skilled events specialists.

You won’t even have to worry about bringing your own things, since the lodge already has its own audiovisual equipment. Budget should not be a big problem, since the Manor Vail can customize the event according to your specifications.

The Manor Vail Lodge sets the standard for what vacation accommodations should be like: comfortable, charming, and with all of the trappings of convenience any guest can ask for. It just might be the best choice for you and your family or friends as you plan your next vacation to Colorado. Photos provided by the Lodge.