The Arrabelle at Vail Square in Vail, Colorado is an upscale RockResort property and a destination for any season. From the slopes covered in wild flowers of spring and summer to the frosty, snowy peaks of fall and winter, this resort has much to offer: hiking, fishing, rafting, sporting clays, tennis, horseback riding, golf, shopping, dining, skiing, and music and dance festivals. Situated in Lionshead Village on Vail Square, the resort gives you a feel of a European village perched high in the Alps. It is a destination for making lasting memories with something to entice just about anyone.

Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains at Vail, Colorado, the resort is about 120 miles from Denver International Airport. Rental cars are readily available at the airport. If driving mountain passes is not appealing, there is a train that travels from the airport and to Vail via the downtown Denver Union Station. Ticket prices are $18 round trip. Shuttles are also available, but are pricier at approximately $89 per person, depending on the number of people in the party.

In addition to Denver International Airport, the Eagle County Regional Airport is also an excellent option. With nonstop flights from severallarge cities on major carriers, this airport makes arriving in Vail hassle free. Eagle County Regional is just 30 miles from Vail, and shuttle, taxi and limousine servicesare available.

The lodging at Arrabelle is exquisite. From a superior bedroom to a five-bedroom townhouse, these accommodations look just like a dream. Room packages are available,and theyinclude golf, skiing, and spa activities. The Arrabelle offers a broad range of lodging options, with RockResort amenities including gas fireplaces, balconies in many rooms, high-speed wireless internet, in-room secure storage safe, daily maid service, and laundry service available upon request.

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1.Guest Accommodations

Guest Accommodations  

The Arrabelle offers lodging options that will fulfil the needs of any party. With 81 guest rooms and suites, this resort has an intimate feel while still being larger than life. There are six types of guest rooms at the resort: superior, deluxe, premier, executive, junior suite, and king suite.

Complementing the resort are 25 luxury condominiums that are ideal for both romantic getaways and larger groups. These condos range in size from one to five bedrooms.Located close to the attractions in the area, these condos include all the high-end amenities offered by The Arrabelle.

A luxury penthouse is located on the top floor of the condos. The penthouse boasts four bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and an additional half bath. A full executive kitchen and gas fireplace are just two of the many amenities that round out the penthouse. The magnificent surrounding views are the cornerstone of this lodging option.

The Game Creek Chalet is a ski-in, ski-out three-story chalet that is both secluded and close enough to enjoy all the amenities of the resort. Boasting four bedrooms, five bathrooms, and a gourmet kitchen, this private get away has everything you need for adventure and rejuvenation alike. The breathtaking views at the Game Creek Chalet are trulyinspiring.

The Chalets at the Lodge are also ski-in, ski-out and offer extravagant living and entertainment space. With fivetosix bedrooms, all appointed with en suite bathrooms, the chalets offer plenty of room for family reunions, gatherings, and corporate events. Both chalets feature lower level spaces for entertainment, movies, and games. The chalets offer the amenities of The Lodge at Vail, also a RockResort property.

Gore Creek Place #10 – This townhouse features three levels, five bedrooms, two decks, two living spaces, a gourmet kitchen, two-car private garage, washer and dryer, and a private hot tub. Gore Creek Place has access to all the services and facilities offered by The Arrabelle.

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Overlooking the slopes of Vail is The Tavern on the Square, The Arrabelle's premier restaurant. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Hours of operation are from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. During the peak season, live music is offered on a nightly basis. The offerings include signature dishes with fresh local ingredients, a full complement of wines, a microbrewery, and cocktails. A child-friendly menu is also available.In-room dining on offer, along with 24-hour room service.

If you would like to host a private party here, the catering staff at The Arrabelle can customize a dinner, reception, or other event. Their expertise in catering will provide over-the-top menu selections, venues, and entertainment.

Vail offers numerous dining options nearby The Arrabelle including cafes, coffee shops, and restaurants. Culinary delights are available at award-winning locations such as LaTour and Larkspur.

No matter what your taste buds desire, the concierge can offer suggestions and directions to local establishments.

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3.Weddings & Meetings

Weddings & Meetings  

Imagine walking down the aisle amongst lovely wild flowers, surrounded by splendid views to meet your life partner. The Arrabelle is the perfect venue for a stunning, romantic mountain wedding with on-site reception space, complete with event planners to coordinate every portion of the event. Because of its dramatic location, several venues are available to make memories that will last a lifetime.

The conference and meeting facilities at The Arrabelle provide a large ballroom, four separate meeting spaces, and a boardroom. Perfect for any business meeting or incentive excursion, The Arrabelle offers full service catering and business support to business meetings, conferences, and seminars. The conference center can accommodate groups as small as 15 people up to 250. The website has a link to request a proposal for meeting space.

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4.RockResorts Spa

RockResorts Spa  

Let expert hands work out the stress from tired, tight muscles with a signature massage. The calming aromas and soothing sounds complete the treatment, engaging all yoursenses.The award-winning spa at The Arrabelle offers a full range of services, from massage to facialsto manicures and pedicures. The treatments use natural botanicals to sooth your body, mind and soul. There are a variety of premier packages from which to choose.

With names such as Alpine Glow and Mountain Bliss, who could resist a luxurious spa session?Selections are available for men, women, and couples, and you can also opt for in-room treatments. The spa's 10-page brochure details every treatment available. Prices are competitive with other premier resort spas.


There is no shortage of golf in Vail. Thirteen courses are available to challenge even the most advanced player. The championship course, the Red Sky Golf Club, is just 30 minutes away from The Arrabelle. The dual courses designed by top names in golf, Tom Fazio and Greg Norman, are a key feature of this club.The natural mountain landscape is the foundation for these courses, andthe fairways wind their way through scenic valleys and around stunning mountain peaks. Lined with aspen forests, these courses are rated #1 and #2 in Colorado.

The 18-hole, par-72 Fazio course is 7,113 yards long. This course has a rating of 72 and a slope of 135. The Norman course is also 18 holes, par-72 with a yardage of 7,580. Rated at 74.2, the Norman course has a slope of 144. The season runs from mid-May to mid-October. Green fees start at $210.

Access to the Red Sky Golf Club is open to members and patrons of the RockResort properties.

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Vail Mountain offers pristine slopes on the largest ski mountain in North America. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced skier, you will find a slope that fits yourabilities. The mountain has steep chutes, powdery bowls, and gentle slopes.

With 31 lifts and 193 runs, Vail Mountain is the idealplace to ski, as the mountaintop vistas are breathtaking andthe trails are groomed to perfection. The annual average snowfall is 350 inches, which gives the mountain the perfect foundation for skiing. Ski and snowboarding equipment is available for rental.

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6.Plan This Vacation

Plan This Vacation  

The Arrabelle participates in several environmental programs that focus on many key issues, each with a healthier, safer world in mind. Here are a few of the programs at The Arrabelle:

. Guest Rooms and Healthier Housekeeping: recycle bins, energy efficient lighting, towel usage, water conservation fixtures, natural products

. Water on the Rocks Program: eliminating plastic water bottles

. Appetite for Life - Sustainable Cuisine: locally grown ingredients

. Renewable Energy: use of solar energy panels

. National Forest Foundation and Local Forest Conservation: involvement in projects that help preserve the national forests of Colorado

. Forest Health and Watershed Restoration: post fire restoration

. Green Golf: certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary program

Other Key Features

The Arrabelle is a pet-friendly resort with special amenities such as homemade treats and afternoon walks for your fur-kid.A high-tech fitness center and rooftop hot tubs and lap pool are further amenities to enjoy.An online activities calendar is available at The Arrabelle website to help plan dream vacations. Other features include ski rental/ski and boot valet/equipment storage. Nearby shops, boutiques, restaurants, and art galleries are also available.

The simple elegance and charm of this resort are only surpassed by the natural beauty that surrounds it. The mountain peaks, flowing streams, clear blue sky, wildlife and activities and amenities galore make The Arrabelle one of the premier ski destinations in the United States. With activities and accommodations to meet every need, The Arrabelle is hands down the best choice for your next mountain adventure.

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675 Lionshead Place, Vail, Colorado 81657, Phone: 888-688-8055

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