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Viceroy Snowmass Named Best Ski Hotel by USA Today

Viceroy Snowmass Named Best Ski Hotel by USA Today

Viceroy Snowmass, the luxury resort located in Snowmass Village, is pleased to announce it has been recognized as the number one ski hotel by USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice. The 20 nominees in this category were selected by a panel of ski and snowboarding experts as the best mountain accommodations from around the country and then voted on by USA TODAY readers.

“We couldn’t be prouder to be singled out as the best ski hotel in USA TODAY 10Best Reader’s Choice awards this year,” said Robert Purdy, general manager of the Viceroy Snowmass. “With our early season snowpack at the highest levels it’s ever been, there is even more reason to visit us and experience why we won this award.” provides users with original, unbiased, and experiential travel content of top attractions, things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world. The core of the site’s uniqueness is its team of local travel experts: a well-traveled and well-educated group who are not only experts in their fields – and their areas – but also discriminating in their tastes. These local experts live in the area they write about so the content is constantly updated. USA Today’s 10Best averages five million visitors per month.

For couples, families and friends, Viceroy Snowmass combines ski-in, ski-out location with luxury resort lodging, complemented by imaginative dining and lounging, a Ute Indian-inspired wellness spa, and a year-round pool terrace and café. Viceroy Snowmass’ backyard, Snowmass Mountain, is best known for its massive terrain and family-friendly activities and has long been rated one of the best ski areas in North America. At 4,406 vertical feet (14,098 feet in elevation) Snowmass has 3,332 acres of terrain, 94 trails, 20 chairlifts, and access to your choice of cruisers, glades, steeps, terrain parks, and half pipes.

New this winter, Viceroy Snowmass recently completed multi-million dollar renovations, including a new ski-in, ski-out bar at slopeside restaurant NEST; a new restaurant, TORO Kitchen & Lounge, from acclaimed Chef-Restaurateur, Richard Sandoval; lobby enhancements with a gourmet coffee and pastry shop, Café V; a state-of-the-art fitness center; pool and jacuzzi spa renovations adding two additional spa pools; and a new yoga studio. In addition, the hotel is offering unique winter packages that take guests above and beyond the usual Snowmass experience. Examples include “Fly Me to the Moon,” which takes guests high above the mountains via private plane; “Elope on the Slopes,” a ski-in/ski-out weddings package; “Winefulness” a tongue-and-cheek offering replacing the current mindfulness craze with wine; and “Powder Day Treat,” which involves a surprise and delight gourmet snack if it snows 12 or more inches overnight. All experiences are bookable by calling the concierge: 1-970-923-8000.

Ownership opportunities are available at the Viceroy Snowmass with choices from a variety of residence plans and sizes that provide the luxuries of a spirited resort hotel plus all the comforts of home. Whole Ownership Residences are priced from the mid-400’s with an optional rental program. The residences are 85 percent sold out. To learn more, click here.

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