Aspen, Colorado has a wonderful variety of offerings during the holiday and winter season. In addition to skiing and snowboarding, winter outdoor activities, shopping and world class dining, during the holidays Aspen becomes a winter wonderland with holiday themed festivities. To celebrate the holiday season, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association hosts the 12 Days of Aspen. During this time, the entire Aspen community comes together to celebrate the joys of the season with daily holiday themed events for all including cookie decorations, caroling, tree lighting, Santa sightings, and more.
Some great lodging options during the holidays are:
The Gant- – A premier condominium resort, the Gant provides the comforts of home with the services of a fine hotel, all within a world-class destination. In addition to enjoying access to the world-famous ski resort in Aspen, visitors also delight in a wide variety of family-friendly nightlife and entertainment. The Gant is perfectly located just blocks away from downtown Aspen, and only 3 blocks from the Silver Queen Gondola and base of Aspen Mountain.
Hotel Jerome- The historic Hotel Jerome features spacious rooms, suites and three bedroom residences that offer picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains and convenient access to ultimate backcountry adventures, providing the ideal place for the quintessential Aspen experience. Upon arrival, guests will receive a newsletter including the legendary history of the storied hotel. Guests will have the option of virtual check-in and the ability to select from individually packaged treats, water bottles and homemade granola bars located on each floor.
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