Ski Luxe

The Valley's Most Upscale Lodging Options

From luxe master suites to mountainside penthouses; a peek at some of Vail and Beaver Creek's swankiest home-away-from-homes.

11/17/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Pyramid Theme

A Historic Vail Village Home Gets a 21st Century Restoration

A historic A-frame in the heart of Vail Village gets a makeover worthy of the US president and Spanish king who stayed there, and the Texas oilman who built a home that put Vail on the world map.

11/17/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Kimberly Gavin

Mountain Living

The Valley's Most Expensive Airbnb Rentals

Ever wonder what the upper echelons of short-term rentals at the Beav and Vail go for per night during the peak of winter? So did we.

10/27/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth


Six Affordable (and Luxurious) Places to Stay in the Vail Valley this Fall

An aspenglow lover's guide to the best off-season hotel deals in the Vail Valley.

09/07/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth


A Design Duo Brings New Life to a Golf Course Condo

A Northwoods condo from the 1970s gets a dreamlike postmodern facelift.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth


A Golf Course Condo Gets an Uplifting Makeover

A condo on the Vail Golf Course with Gore Range views gets elevated for the next generation with an aerie and a glass elevator.

06/12/2017 By Reilly Capps Photography by Kimberly Gavin

Mountain Living

Take a Tour of Lionshead's Newest Luxury Residences

After 3 years of construction, The Lion is open for business.

04/20/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth


A Peek Inside a Walden Pond-Inspired Mansion

The most expensive home in the valley takes its inspiration from Henry Thoreau’s ascetic cabin in the woods.

02/10/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Ric Stovall


Vail Bachelor Pads That Were Built for the Boys

A Vail architect creates two singular luxe mountain town homes that aren't for families.

11/22/2016 By Tom Winter Photography by Peter Gibeon and Kelly Gibeon

Real Estate

Are Tiny Homes the Solution to Our Housing Crisis?

Workforce housing is becoming an endangered species in Eagle County. Tiny homes could be a solution.

11/21/2016 By Tom Winter

Real Estate

The Design Duo Behind Vail's Solaris Reinvents a West Vail Home

A dynamic design/build power couple from Vail apply what they learned about high-end, high-rise living to a (relatively) modest single-family home with compelling results.

10/05/2016 By Naomi Havlen Photography by Kimberly Gavin


Open Spaces and Elbow Room: How to Have a Slice of the Old West in the Valley

Despite ongoing population growth and development the valley, those who want a place where they can run cattle and play cowboy can find the elbow room to do that.

08/09/2016 Edited by Tom Winter

Real Estate

Great Neighborhoods for Families

Community, kids, and culture make Edwards, Miller Ranch, Homestead and Singletree prime locations for locals who no longer want to play the rental game.


Real Estate

Real Estate Spotlight on the Affordable Down-Valley Communities of Eagle, Eagle Ranch and Gypsum

Peaceful down-valley lifestyle and prices that remain in reach make these communities a good choice for locals and families looking to purchase their first home.


Real Estate

Wolcott, Red Sky and Bellyache Ridge

Views that go on forever.


Real Estate

Lake Creek and Cordillera

The hidden gems of the valley.


Real Estate

Bachelor Gulch, Arrowhead, Wildridge and Mountain Star

From views to golf to mountain biking, these communities have it all.


Real Estate

Beaver Creek

Ski racing meets golf meets tranquility.


Real Estate

Avon and Eagle Vail Real Estate

Family friendly.


Real Estate

Minturn/Red Cliff

Old school but not old fashioned.