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Despite being known as the winter playground for the rich and famous, an Aspen vacation can easily be done on a budget. Whether you're skiing down Aspen Mountain, shopping along Galena Street, or celeb-spotting over a cup of hot cocoa, there are enough activities in Aspen to suit any level of funds. With CheapTickets on your side, you'll soon be a lord of leisure by the slopes without having to pay a premium.

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Mountain House Lodge

3 stars
3.8 / 5 23 reviews
Welcome to The Mountain House Lodge, snugly set in the heart of Historic Downtown Aspen. Here, couples, friends, and family groups alike enjoy the perfect combination of hospitality, convenience, and year-round reasonable rates. WiFi, continental breakfast, guest lounge, and plush robes are just a few of the complimentary perks you'll find in our cozy accommodations. Aspen's boutiques, restaurants, galleries, and nightlife lie right outside your door, and Aspen Mountain Ski Resort is just steps away. Once you arrive your car will remain parked in a complimentary stall, as there is literally no need to drive with Aspen's top attractions so easily accessible. Buttermilk and Aspen Highlands Resorts are both just 10 minutes away a complimentary city shuttle, and Snowmass Resort is reachable by the same complimentary shuttle service in just 30 minutes. Don't take our word on how fantastic The Mountain House Lodge is; listen to our guests! We consistently receive the highest accolades on sites like Expedia and Trip Advisor, and were awarded the illustrious "Certificate of Excellence" by Trip Advisor in 2013, an award presented to only the top 10% of accommodations. If the Mountain House wasn't already a gem, major property renovations are currently underway. Many rooms have already been refreshed with new mattresses, bedding, flat screen TVs, and more. All rooms will receive these same upgrades in time for the 2013-2014 ski season. A guest lounge was just added with a pool table and plush furnishings, and major common area upgrades are planned for the fall.
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Hotel Aspen

3 stars
4.0 / 5 33 reviews
Fresh design and the comforts of home at Aspen hotelHotel Aspen is a comfortable and stylish retreat in the middle of its namesake city. The warm design and intimate setting create a great spot to start and finish the day. Rooms are generously sized, breakfast and apres ski are complimentary, and guests are a short stroll to the luxury Aspen offers. At Hotel Aspen guests are also treated to numerous amenities, including a heated outdoor pool and wireless high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel. Highlights Pet-friendly propertyComplimentary breakfastComplimentary apres skiComplimentary Wi-Fi RoomsEach of the 45 guest rooms and suites at Hotel Aspen is decorated in contemporary mountain style. Gilchrist and Soames bath products are provided, and linens are a 300-thread count Egyptian cotton. Aspen rooms include an interior solarium. Larger rooms, like the deluxe room and Jacuzzi suite, have private patios. In-room amenities include iPod alarm clocks, flat-panel televisions with HD programming, and air conditioning. Wi-Fi is complimentary in all rooms, and the hotel is pet friendly. FeaturesFire and ice meet at the Hotel Aspen pool deck. After a day on the slopes warm up in the remodeled pool and hot tub or sit next to the fire pit on Buddha lounge beds. Apres ski wine, cheese and hors d'oeurves are complimentary during ski season. Breakfast is also complimentary. Other dining options are available in the immediate vicinity of Hotel Aspen. A complimentary shuttle to the Aspen airport is provided during normal front desk hours. Transportation Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (4 mi/6 km)Vail/Eagle County Airport (70 mi/112 km) Denver International Airport (222 mi/358 km) Attractions Wheeler Opera House (0.3 mi/0.5 km)Aspen Art Museum (0.4 mi/0.7 km) Aspen Mountain (0.6 mi/1 km) Business Public computer
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St Moritz Lodge

3 stars
3.7 / 5 21 reviews
A classic ski lodge for everyone in AspenSt. Moritz Lodge and Condominiums is alpine-inspired, but the price is value oriented. Affordable prices are key at this property. The accommodations range from hostel to private two-bedroom condominiums. Guests can save even more money by grilling out on the barbecue grills provided by St. Moritz Lodge and Condominiums. It is a short walk to the shops and dining of Aspen. Highlights Complimentary breakfast (winter and summer seasons)Complimentary high-speed Internet access Barbecue grills RoomsSt. Moritz Lodge and Condominiums is for travelers who want to spend more money skiing and less for sleeping. Basic accommodations including hair-dryers, televisions and daily housekeeping are provided. The rooms come with an air conditioner. Some rooms have a shared hallway bathroom. St. Moritz Lodge and Condominiums has newer one- and two-bedroom condominiums that are cozy but private. All rooms are nonsmoking and have refrigerators. FeaturesGuests can enjoy complimentary breakfast during the winter and summer seasons. After a long day of adventure grill up a steak or bison burger on the St. Moritz Lodge and Condominiums barbecue grills. Apres-ski parties are customary. A steam room and pool are available to soothe sore muscles. At night guests can curl up with a book from the lodge library. Transportation Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (4 mi/6 km)Vail/Eagle County Airport (69 mi/112 km)Denver International Airport (222 mi/357 km) Attractions Aspen Historical Society (0.3 mi/0.6 km)Buttermilk (0.6 mi/1 km)Independence Pass (20 mi/33 km)
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The Limelight Hotel Summit Hotels and Resorts

4 stars
4.4 / 5 38 reviews
Experience the rebirth of an Aspen icon, just steps from the chairliftLocated at the corner of Monarch and Cooper streets in downtown Aspen, The Limelight Hotel boasts contemporary family-friendly accommodations just a short walk from Aspen Mountain chairlifts. The modern property also makes an ideal base for adventure year round, with nearby activities like hiking, fly-fishing and golf. Guests of Limelight Hotel can enjoy complimentary breakfast and Wi-Fi access, and other amenities include outdoor hot tubs and a fitness center. Business groups can find more than 4,000 square feet of event space. Highlights Complimentary breakfastWi-Fi accessOutdoor pool and hot tubsUnderground parking garageHotel has a pet policy RoomsThe Limelight Hotel features a range of guest rooms and suites with either king-size or pairs of queen-size beds and pullout sofas. Large families and groups can also find spacious two-bedroom condominiums with full kitchens and private terraces. In-room amenities include cable televisions with video on demand, Wi-Fi access, coffee-makers, room safes, and irons and ironing boards. Some rooms have kitchenettes, fireplaces and balconies with mountain views. FeaturesThe Limelight Hotel boasts a cozy atmosphere and modern amenities with the warmth and hospitality of a family-owned hotel. Guests can find well- executed property features like a convenient underground parking garage, ski lockers and a complimentary ski guide service. The hotel also features an outdoor swimming pool and hot tubs, an on-site fitness center and Wi-Fi access throughout the property. Limelight Hotel offers a complimentary continental breakfast each morning, and guests can find gourmet pizzas and salads at the hotel lounge. Business travelers can find a business center with computers, and for groups, the hotel has more than 4,000 square feet of flexible, indoor and outdoor event space. Transportation Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (4 mi/6.5 km)Denver International Airport (183 mi/294 km) Attractions Wheeler Opera House (0.1 mi/0.1 km)Aspen Mountain (0.3 mi/0.5 km)Aspen Art Museum (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Aspen Golf Course (1.9 mi/3.1 km) Business Wi-Fi accessBusiness centerIndoor and outdoor event spaces
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Mountain Chalet Aspen

3 stars
4.1 / 5 49 reviews
Affordable Aspen hotel has rooms and amenities for all budget sizes Located in the heart of Aspen, the friendly, family-run Mountain Chalet Aspen offers affordable accommodations with easy access to Aspen Mountain chairlifts, and to the shuttles that connect with surrounding ski bases. The property has a heated outdoor pool, hot tub, a game room and fitness center access. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning and Wi-Fi access (free) in the guest rooms. For business travelers, the Mountain Chalet Aspen has a business center and conference space for up to 110 guests. Highlights Complimentary breakfastWi-Fi access (free)Outdoor pool, hot tub and saunaWalking distance to Aspen MountainFree parking Rooms The Mountain Chalet Aspen features a diverse range of room options, from sprawling two-bedroom apartments to standard guest rooms, and even a seasonal dorm-style bunk option for budget-minded skiers. Guest rooms have king-size beds, pairs of queen or twin beds. Some also have pullout sofas or Murphy beds. In-room amenities include televisions, mini refrigerators, room safes and alarm clocks. Business travelers will appreciate the in-room Wi-Fi access (free) and tables. Features The Mountain Chalet Aspen in downtown Aspen offers affordable accommodations within walking distance of the Aspen Mountain chair lifts. It also sits less than a block from ski shuttles, local shops and great downtown restaurants. The property boasts a heated outdoor pool, a hot tub, a sauna and a steam room. Guests can also find a fitness center and a game room. The hotel offers a complimentary breakfast each morning, and guests can stay connected with Wi-Fi access (free) throughout the Mountain Chalet Aspen. Additional amenities include guest parking (free) and an apres ski snack table each afternoon. Business amenities include a business center and flexible conference spaces for up to 110 guests. Transportation Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (3.7 mi/6 km)Denver International Airport (183 mi/294 km) Attractions Wheeler Opera House (0.3 mi/0.6 km)Aspen Art Museum (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Aspen Mountain (0.6 mi/1 km)Aspen Golf Course (1.6 mi/2.6 km)Buttermilk Mountain (2.3 mi/3.8 km) Business Wi-Fi access (free)Business centerFlexible conference spaces
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Newark Aspen Fri, Oct 31 - Fri, Nov 7 Check rates
Los Angeles Aspen Tue, Nov 25 - Sun, Nov 30 $1,031
Chicago Aspen Tue, Dec 2 - Fri, Dec 5 $673
Denver Aspen Sat, Dec 20 - Thu, Dec 25 $527
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Miami Aspen Sat, Dec 13 - Sat, Dec 20 $777
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Minneapolis Aspen Tue, Nov 18 - Mon, Nov 24 $430
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Orlando Aspen Sun, Dec 21 - Sun, Dec 28 $710
Houston Aspen Sun, Dec 14 - Tue, Dec 16 $518
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Tampa Aspen Mon, Dec 22 - Sun, Dec 28 $688
Seattle Aspen Sun, Nov 16 - Thu, Nov 20 $561
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Nashville Aspen Tue, Dec 16 - Mon, Dec 22 $606
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Best time to take a vacation to Aspen

  • Best Time to Go

    Aspen is nestled high in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Just as popular in the summer as it is in the winter, Aspen offers the curious visitor not only remarkable outdoor adventure, but luxurious amenities from lavish lodging to exclusive shopping, to make any Aspen vacation unforgettable. Most Aspen vacations include mountaineering, skiing, or camping in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. The most popular time for skiers and snowboarders to plan Aspen travel is between December and February. From March to May, Aspen sees the largest amount of rain. During the spring and fall, many hotels close, so it is best if Aspen vacations are planned for the winter or summer. Summer is the prime for hikers and mountain bikers.

Insider tips for Aspen travel

  • Snowmass Resort

    Experience the rustic luxury of Snowmass Resort, which boasts exceptional dining, an outdoor pool and patio, as well as the naturally sculpted Snowmass golf course.

  • Belly Up Music Bar

    Dance to everything from reggae and rock to hardcore and electronica at the Belly Up Music Bar.

  • Paragliding Tour

    Take a paragliding tour over the Colorado landscape in the summer or the winter.

  • Rockies

    Rent a bicycle for a tour of the trails through the Rockies at Aspen Velo.

  • Matsuhisha Sushi House

    Experience unforgettable fine dining at the Matsuhisa sushi house. This award-winning restaurant will indulge your tastes with fresh truffles, abalone and authentic sake.

Aspen highlights

  • Aspen highlights
  • John Denver Park

    Named after the legendary crooner, and his lyrics etched in creek-side boulders, John Denver Park is perfect in the summer for a stroll, picnic or paddle in the creek on your Aspen travels.

  • Mountain Tours

    Hit the slopes on your Aspen vacation without paying through the nose. The Ambassadors from the Aspen Skiing Company offer free mountain tours daily at 10:30 a.m. These tours are packed with info about the area's history and tips on the best trails around Aspen's mountains.

  • Hallam Lake

    Aspen is a treasure trove of wildlife, especially along all the picturesque trails, wetlands and meadows. Nature lovers shouldn't miss Hallam Lake, in particular. Owned by the Aspen Centre for Environmental Studies, you can explore it for free, and are sure to bump into a few like-minded naturalists.

  • Scenic vistas

    Crank up the heat and head up Independence Pass, one of the highest roads in North America. With dramatic cliffs and hairpin turns, it's sure to get your adrenalin pumping. For that Kodak moment, head to Maroon Bells, one of the most photographed mountain scenes in Colorado, with a lake and 14,000-foot peaks. There's a shuttle bus and a few hikes to take while you're up there, too.

  • Glenwood Springs

    For a break from the slopes and some low-cost fun on your Aspen travels, take a daytrip to the village of Glenwood Springs. A charming array of caverns is waiting to be explored, save to mention some incredible fishing spots.

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