T+L Deal Watch: Alpine Getaways
It used to be out of snow, out of mind. But now classic ski destinations are becoming increasingly popular in summertime, when their slopes turn into bucolic hiking and horseback-riding trails. Here are six exclusive deals to book now.
57% off at Pines Lodge, Beaver Creek
Play a daily round of golf at either of two private clubs nearby, and have the Rockies as a stunning backdrop. (You can also show off your swing with free GoPro rentals.)
The Deal: Three nights in a lodge or superior room, $1,060 for two. Through October 4.
32% off at Hotel Telluride
Spot the impressive Bridal Veil Falls from this brick-faced lodge—or take a guided hike for an up-close encounter.
The Deal: Three nights in the Wilson Suite, $1,117 for two. Through September 1.
Also included: Wine and tapas on your first evening at the hotel, and a day tour of the Bear Creek and Cornet Creek waterfalls organized by the San Juan Outdoor School.
Booking Code: T+LDeal
31% off at Lodge at Breckenridge
This newly renovated property delivers rustic appeal in spades: stone fireplaces, exposed beams, and verandas overlooking the Ten Mile Range. Guests get $100 toward dinner at the on-site Traverse restaurant.
The Deal: Three nights in a Mountain View room, $499 for two. June 1–November 25.
Also included: A gift basket upon arrival.
50% off at Omni Mount Washington Resort
This landmarked grande dame was recently remastered with a new spa, an upgraded golf course, and a network of zip-lines and suspension bridges across the Bretton Woods. One of these outdoor activities each day is included.
The Deal: Two nights in a Deluxe room, $498 for two. Through August 1.
Also included: A complimentary welcome amenity and daily access to the spa’s lounges, saunas, steam rooms, and outdoor whirlpool.
Booking Code: TLDeal
36% off at Palacio de Marquesa
The best way to see Taos? On a llama trek through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, known for dramatic canyons and meadows of wildflowers. Set up the trip at this stylish 100-year-old adobe house with eight airy, art-filled rooms and suites.
The Deal: Two nights in a guest room, $500 for two. June 1–August 30.
Also included: A bottle of wine and cheese and a hiking kit, which includes homemade trail mix, sunscreen, and refillable water bottles.
30% off at Stowe Mountain Lodge
Featuring a timber façade and gabled ceilings, this Alpine-style hideaway is straight out of a children’s storybook. An 80-minute massage at the spa is on the house.
The Deal: Two nights in a Studio, $868 for two. July 1–August 30.
Also included: A guided waterfall hike for two.