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Pros

Cons

  • The hotel is dated, especially the room decor
  • No air conditioning

Bottom Line

The mid-range Evergreen Lodge is a good value, and is ideal for those looking to spend time exploring all of Vail, since it is within walking distance of both Vail Village and Lionshead Village. Its list of amenities includes a kid-friendly game room, heated pool, a casual restaurant, and a sports bar with pool tables. The decor is somewhat dated, however, and there is no air conditioning.

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Scene

Traditional lodge-style decor and lots of amenities, but could use updating

The Evergreen Lodge is a great choice for families on a budget, as it offers an outdoor, year-round pool with great views, a game room featuring air hockey and video arcade games, and nice perks such as free parking and Wi-Fi.

The lobby is a large, open space, with a peaked, wood beam ceiling and just a few clusters of overstuffed chairs and couches. It is decorated in classic lodge style, with wood accents and a large stone fireplace.

Although the guest rooms had their bedding updated from paisley bedspreads to plain white comforters, the plaid curtains, patterned furniture, and worn carpets need updating.

Location

Nestled between Vail Village and Lionshead Village, and within walking distance of the slopes

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A perfect location for those who want to experience all of Vail, The Evergreen Lodge is located within walking distance of Vail Village and Lionshead Village. Both Villages have their own ski lifts, and because the Evergreen is just outside of the busiest parts of Vail, it is quiet and peaceful.

  • 135-minute drive to Denver International Airport
  • 6-minute walk to downtown Vail Village
  • 10-minute walk to the Colorado Ski Museum
  • 13-minute walk to Lionshead Village
  • 15-minute walk to Eagle Bahn Gondola in Lionshead Village
  • 15-minute walk to the Vista Bahn lift in Vail Village
  • 60-minute drive to the hot springs at Glenwood Springs
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Rooms

All standard rooms have mini-fridges and coffee makers, and all condos have full kitchens

Standard King Room

The Evergreen Lodge offers a mix of standard guest rooms and privately owned condos. The in-room amenities add up to a great value, although the decor is a bit dated.

Standard in-room amenities include mini-fridges, coffeemakers, flat-screen TVs, and free Wi-Fi. The bathrooms offer shower/tub combos and dual sinks, but have a no-frills look that could use updating.

The condos are individually owned and decorated, but all have living areas and full kitchens stocked with utensils. Condos specifically come with underground parking, which is a definite perk in the winter months.

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Features

An outdoor pool with great views of Vail Mountain, a solid game room, and free parking

Food

A cafe and sports bar offer casual dining options

Altitude Cafe offers a breakfast buffet and light dinner menu. It features a pretty outdoor veranda and moderately priced American food.

Altitude Billiards & Sports Club has a good beer selection, four pool tables, and standard bar fare such as burgers. It is a popular place to watch sports in Vail, and features a wall of flat-screen TVs and a large bar.

Amenities

Key Features
Pool
Fitness Center
Internet
Pets Allowed
Cribs
Jacuzzi
Hotel Services
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry
Room Service
Pets Allowed
Family Services
Cribs
Kids Allowed
Things to Do
Business Center
Fitness Center
Gameroom / Arcade
Pool
Room Features
Television
Internet
Address
250 South Frontage Road West, Vail, Colorado 81657, United States
Phone (209) 379-2606
Room Types
  • Mountain King
  • Mountain Queen
  • Standard Queen

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