The Vail Area

The Vail Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Vail Area

By Caroline Hallemann

Truly innovative playgrounds are a destination all their own. These will make you wish you were a kid again.

By Emma Sloley

Romance heats up in summer, and these destinations guarantee an affair to remember.

By Travel + Leisure Staff
By Lindsey Olander

Hotels in The Vail Area

A $30 million renovation in 2008 upped the ante at Vail Cascades, where a new deck looks onto an infinity pool, outdoor fire pits are surrounded by rocking chairs, and all spaces boast views of the mountain and Gore Creek.

Restaurants in The Vail Area

You may not expect to find Vail's best steaks at this unassuming three-meal-a-day dining room overlooking Gore Creek and the mountain, but there's a strong argument to be made.

Things to do in The Vail Area

Ignore Gorsuch's chain-like omnipresence: when the moneyed set shop for the slopes, this is where they come.