The Vail Area

The Vail Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Vail Area

By Alex Schechter
In Vail, a cozy new steel-accented lobby bar named The Remedy (inside Four Seasons) offers an interactive take on the traditional aprés-ski refresher: tableside cocktail service. Aligning with the bar’s theme of vintage-inspired cures and tonic...
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 Lindsey Olander

Hotels in The Vail Area

Serious skiers have long been drawn to Vail’s vast bowls and wide-open slopes, but the town itself was in a decades-long deep freeze—until now.

Restaurants in The Vail Area

Part of The Osprey at Beaver Creek, a RockResort, the Osprey Lounge is a slope-side tapas bar that serves breakfast through dinner. Its woodsy-looking bar area has a unique wall pattern of the ringed ends of small stacked logs.

Things to do in The Vail Area

Vail's consistently hot après-ski spot, this neighborhood-like bar is always jam-packed after the lifts close for the day. You may have to elbow your way to the bar for a Colorado microbrew or a margarita, but you'll be able to swap snow tales with travelers and locals alike.