End the Summer Season Sensationally at Vail’s Labor Day Event - Gourmet on Gore

In the heart of Vail Village with a variety of unique events, Gourmet on Gore offers the best food from throughout the Vail Valley combined with topnotch spirits, first-class wines and beers from all over the world. 

Returning for its ninth year and taking place over Labor Day weekend, you won’t want to miss this delightful and delectable ending to the summer season with the following events taking place:  

Friday, August 29th
Vail Village ~ 6 - 9pm
Saturday, August 30th  
Solaris Plaza Lawn, Vail Village
9 - 10am – Complimentary Admission

Saturday, August 30th – Sunday, August 31st
Gore Creek Drive, Vail Village
11am - 6pm - Complimentary Admission/Pay as you go for Bites and Pours

Gore Creek Drive, Children’s Fountain
12 - 5pm - Complimentary Admission

Monday, September 1st
Gore Creek Drive and Bridge Street, Vail Village
10am - 3pm - Complimentary Admission/Pay as you go for Bites and Pours

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera located only 20 miles from Vail offers you a serene escape in a relaxing and beautiful atmosphere.  Join us here for your end of the summer season getaway.  For more information on our resort please visit our website or call 970.926.2200.  


Enjoy our Diverse Dining Choices at our Restaurants in the Vail Valley Area

  Cordillera Wine Room

Great food and great times, that’s what were all about at the Lodge & Spa at Cordillera and we top that off with great service.  Whether you are in the mood for a lite fare or something with an Irish flare, or maybe better yet, how about grilled Alaskan salmon? Whatever you are in the mood for with our distinctive dining, you’ll have several options to choose from all with breathtaking views.  


Executive Chef Collin Smelser will have you tempting your taste buds and coming back for more with his creative specialties.   

 Mirador Breakfast Menu / Mirador Lunch Menu / Mirador Dinner Menu   / Mirador Dessert Menu
   Mirador Wine List

Open 7:00 am – 10:00 pm daily
Breakfast served 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Dinner served from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Wine Room

Mirador’s Wine Room is the perfect setting for a private get together and special occasion. 

Grouse on the Green

Here you’ll find an enchanting Irish pub where you are always treated like an old friend. 

 Grouse on the Green Menu /Beverage Menu

Gluten Free items available

Open Thursday - Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays.

                      Living Room                         

Living Room Menu

Happy Hour from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm daily
$3 Bottled Beers, $7 House Wines, $7 Well Cocktails, $7 Small Plates

All Day Café and Living Room

11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Pool Bar Menu

11:00 am – 6:00 pm daily

For more information and reservations please call 970-569-6361.

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera located just 20 miles from Vail offers you a unique setting nestled in the Rocky Mountains surrounded by amazing views with all the amenities and accommodations you desire.  Review our website for more information on our restaurants and our resort or call us at 970.926.2200.

There’s no Better way to Explore than with a Horseback Riding Adventure in Vail Valley

Bearcat Stables will take you out on a great adventure through the Rocky Mountains where you can see elk and other wildlife through beautiful scenic landscapes.  Whether you choose a small intimate party to ride or a larger group up to eight, you can ride from one hour to four days.  They will select a horse based on your ability and you’ll have the time of your life. 

There are several different unique adventures for you to choose from: 

Their new Tuesday Night Extravaganza is a must for you and your family.  It’s a fun-filled night with horseback riding on the Bearden Homestead Ranch, games, a campfire and a ranch style dinner prepared by The Lodge and Spa at Cordillera’s own Chef Ashton Fichtl. 

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is located less than four miles from Bearcat Stables and is the perfect place to stay while enjoying your horseback riding adventure in Vail Valley.  Visit our website for more information on our resort and our special packages or call 1.866.560.2762 to book your accommodations now.  We hope to see you soon!       


What Better Way to Kick Off the Summer Season than with Feast! Vail

FEAST! Vail will kick off the summer season from Friday, May 23 to Monday, May 26, 2014 in Vail Village.  This is a weekend full of delectable food delicacies’ surrounded by the amazing atmosphere of the Rocky Mountains. 

This is an event not to be missed.  Local area chefs competing with guest chefs as winemakers’ beer crafters and mixologists join them topped off with live bluegrass during some of the events.  You can’t ask for more than that. 

​It is advised that tickets for this tasty event be purchased in advance as many events sold out last year.  Tickets along with festival information can be found on the event’s website.   This year’s schedule of events is as follows:

SMALL PLATES, BIG VALLEY FLAVORS  6-9 PM                       
TRAIL MIX - 8:30-11:30 AM      
YOGA FOR A CAUSE - 9-10:30 AM         
“SIDES” - 11-11:45 AM         
“SIDES” - 12:30-1:15 PM       
COLORADO CRAFT BREWS & SPIRITS TASTING - 6-9 PM                         
ACTIVE BRUNCH - 8:30-11:30 AM         
CASTING CLINIC - 9-10:30 AM                
“SIDES” - 11-11:45 AM           
PINOT BOOT CAMP - 12:00-1:15 PM          
“SIDES” - 12:30-1:15 PM        
    Valor Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 5M Run/Walk, 1M Family Run -              

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is located within a 30 minute drive from Vail Village and is the perfect luxurious resort to stay at whether you are a culinary expert preparing your specialties for this event or an avid food lover coming to the area to entice your palate.    

Visit our website for more information on our resort and our special packages or call 1.866.560.2762 to book your accommodations now.         


Start the Spring Season off Feeling Refreshed and Rejuvenated at our Award-Winning Spa in Vail Valley

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera

Winter is over; it is time to refresh, renew and rejuvenate.  Just like the budding flowers of spring, everyone should blossom at the start of this new season.  What better way to do that than with a visit to an award-winning spa in Vail Valley. 

Situated in the heart of the Rocky Mountain with a view like no other, the sight alone is enough to refresh the soul.  Treat yourself, your loved one, or make it a relaxing group adventure.  Anyway you choose to do it, start this new season off revitalized. 

All the information on our award-winning spa can be found on our website along with our detailed spa menu. The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera also offers a fitness center for those interested in a wellness program. Please check out our current fitness schedule.  

Are you feeling the need to have more than one day away to spoil yourself? Well then, why not plan a total getaway to The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera by using our Cordillera Signature Spa Package.  This Spa package includes:

·         Lodging
·         $20 per person breakfast credit in our Mirador Restaurant
·         A 50- minute spa treatment per day per person

* Two-night minimum stay required and available year-round.

Don’t you think it’s time for a little you time? Because feeling good begins with you.  Visit our website or call 1.866.560.2762 now to book your amazing retreat at our award-winning spa in Vail Valley.  

Don’t Miss the Vail Film Festival – Named one of the Top 10 Film Festivals in the World!

The 11th Annual Vail Film Festival is a four day event that will take place this year from March 27th - 30th, in Vail. 

This festival which began in 2004 encourages an artist's innovation and promotes new and creative film making by providing not only a screening platform for aspiring filmmakers but a gathering place for film enthusiasts as well. 

The Colorado Film Institute, a non-profit arts organization nurturing independent cinema, presents this festival.  Their mission is to foster independent American film through screenings, panels, workshops, networking events and educational projects with a focus on features, shorts, documentaries, TV pilots, commercials, and live action sports.

Don't miss this amazing event with celebrities, world premieres, panel discussions, live music, nightly galas, and the filmmaker reception.  Passes for the event can be purchased online.  See the program for complete information. 

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera offers you an award-winning spa, three championship golf courses, indoor pools, hot tubs,  steamrooms, saunas and outstanding dining.  We're only a 30 minute drive from the Vail Film Festival.  Plan to stay for this remarkable four day event and take advantage of our 4th Night Free Special.                                          
  •     Save 25% off on room rates!                 
  •     Book Dates: Now - April 20, 2014
  •     Stay Dates: Now - April 20, 2014

Visit our website for more information on our resort or to book your accommodations now.


Choose any One of Our Six Wedding Venues in Vail Valley for the Wedding You Have Always Dreamed of

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera

One of the most luxurious resorts in the world, situated on the mountaintop with breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera can offer you the wedding you have always dreamed of.

What a way to start your future together, where beauty and luxury abound.  Our staff can help you in selecting every facet needed, from your wedding to the reception, right down to the finest of details so you may relax and enjoy this special time with out all the worries.  Let us enlighten you with delight. 

With six wedding venues to choose from and two restaurants, this private property mountain retreat can accommodate very small and quaint to large and elaborate parties.   

The Gazebo
Providing breathtaking views of the surrounding Sawatch and Gore Mountain Ranges and accommodating a ceremony up to 200 guests.  
Overlook Lawn
Stunning panorama of the mountain ranges and accommodating a ceremony up to 150 guests.
Alpenglow Lawn
Beautifully manicured  with amazing views and accommodating a reception of  200 guests.
Restaurant Mirador with its floor to ceiling windows gives you the option of an indoor venue and accommodates a reception up to 110 guests.
Grouse on The Green
The quaint Irish Pub provides a unique alternative for both a rehearsal or reception venue and can accommodate up to 65 guests.
Pool Patio
The perfect venue for an outdoor cocktail reception  and can accommodate up to 200 guests.
Living Room
The intimate and comfortable area for a wedding ceremony accommodating up to 80 guests.  
Summit Ballroom
For a variety of seating plans this indoor space accommodates up to 125 and by adding the optional outdoor patio space, the Summit Ballroom can accommodate a reception up to 150 guests.

As you can see, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera offers you every immaginable way to plan this special day.  Please see our Wedding Venue information or call Angela Suppa, Catering Sales and Conference Services Manager at 970-569-6214. 

Come Experience the Endless Winter Activities in Vail Valley for Nature Lovers

There are plenty of things to do in Vail Valley in the winter. When people talk of Vail and Beaver Creek they immediately think of skiing, but if you are a nature lover and appreciate the great outdoors, then the exciting winter activities in Vail Valley are endless. Check out some of the cool weather activities highlighted below: 

Dog Sledding
Have an unforgettable time with Winterhawk Dog Sled Adventures. They offer several types of dog sled tours where transportation is included. 

Sleigh Rides The Lodge & Spa in Cordillera
Enjoy a scenic sleigh ride through the beautiful mountainside and with our activities partner, Bearcat Stables.

Ice Skating
Five minutes from the Lodge is Cordillera’s ice skating rink, where you can even skate at night. Complimentary hot beverages are provided.

Snowmobile Tours
Take a tour with Nova Guides through a historic World War II Alpine training camp or into the National Forest with Sage Outdoor Adventures.

Snowshoeing is a fun and relaxing sport that allows you to easily explore the splendor of the outdoors. Private trails are available in the Cordillera community with additional trails throughout Vail and Beaver Creek.

The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera hopes you'll take a trip to our mountainside resort to enjoy these wonderful winter activities in the Vail Valley. Plan your activities before you arrive or reach out to our Concierge who would be happy help you make arrangements. Visit our website to reserve your winter stay today!

Book our Valentine’s Dinner & Snowshoe Stroll - One of the Many Romantic Things To Do Near Vail

Planning Valentine's Day in the Rockies? There are plenty of romantic things to do near Vail. Whether you prefer to enjoy a fine meal, spend time outdoors or relax by the fire, The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera is the perfect place to spend the holiday.

The Lodge at CordilleraBook our Valentine's Day Dinner and Full Moon Snowshoe stroll on Friday, February 14th for an unforgettable expereince. Begin with a delicious three-course dinner at Mirador, followed by a two hour Full Moon Snowshoe through Cordillera on the Camino del Norte Trail. Return to our chateau-inspired lodge and relax with our Romance Package.

The Valentine's Dinner and Full Moon Snowshoe Tour is $70 per person. The two hour snowshoe only is $20 per person. Reservations are required. For more details, please call the Spa at Cordillera at 970-569-6359.

Here is our special Valentine's Day Menu.

End your Valentine’s Day on a sweet note by taking advantage of The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera's fantastic Romance Package:

- Lodging in a King Mountain deluxe room with fireplace &  balcony
- $20 per person breakfast credit at Mirador Restaurant
- Welcome champagne & chocolates
- Fire started in the fireplace prior to arrival

Book our Romance Package here.

Come celebrate your love by spending Valentine’s Day with us and explore the numerous romantic things to do near Vail with your special someone. 

Visit our website for more information on our Full Moon Snowshoe and other wonderful winter activities

Happy New Year from The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera! Don’t Miss our Winter Ski Sale!

Extending our warmest wishes to you and yours for a
happy, healthy New Year filled with peace, love and joy.

From your Cordillera Lodge team, we hope you enjoy a very happy new year!

If you’re ringing in 2014 in the Vail Valley, you’re invited to join us for our New Year’s Eve four-course dinner at Mirador. Celebrate the year that past and the excitement the new year brings with family and friends at our NYE dining event. Click here for the full menu.

Can’t make it to The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera for New Year's? Check out our Winter Ski Sale* and hit the slopes in winter 2014!

January: $149 Weekday Rates | $199 Weekend Rates

February & March: $189 Weekday Rates | $249 Weekend Rates 

To book your accommodations at our ski resort near Vail and Beaver Creek, call 877-719-4892!

With some of the best places to ski in Colorado just minutes away, guests can enjoy the convenience and luxury of our private ski clubs at the base of Vail and Beaver Creek Mountains.

Click here to learn more about The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera’s ski offerings.

Happy New Year from The Lodge at Cordillera! We you’ll join us for a stay in 2014!

*Book by today, December 31, 2013. Two-night minimum required on Friday/Saturday stays. Resort fee of $40.00 per night applies. Not valid February 14-17, 2014. Based upon availability, blackout dates and other restrictions may apply.