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www. Elle Macpherson and Johnny Depp). 233 W. Avoid getting lost amongst the tourist traps. Hotel Jerome . Colorado. embracing the town’s mountain spirit and is regarded as the premier Aspen hotel. WHERE TO STAY Hotel Jerome For over a century. www. nightly turn-down service and complimentary local transportation in chauffeur-driven luxury SUVs. Each guestroom evokes a mountain fairy-tale. vol. From its Garden Terrace to the nightlife crowd-favorite J-Bar (frequented by the likes of Jack Nicholson. Hotel Jerome’s dining options embrace Aspen’s reputation as a foodie haven. Main Street. t r av e L LUXE MOUNTAIN TRAVELS FOR ALL SEASONS FROM THE WEST COAST APRÉS SKI TO THE EAST COAST’S ADIRONDACKS by Norah Lawlor ASPEN Ski slopes in winter. plus a yearround Hollywood scene — a few thoughts that come to mind when describing Aspen. 300-thread-count linens and bathrooms featuring oversized bathtubs. feather pillows. 330 East Main Aspen. 866-925-2980. Hotel Jerome’s services include twice-daily maid service. Hotel Jerome has set the standard. five-star journey through this Rocky Mountain hotspot. The Innsbruck has 17 superbly-finished guest residences—indulge in one of ten two-bedroom with three baths or seven one-bedroom The Innsbruck Hospitality meets charm for the low-key yet luxury hotel experience at The Innsbruck. The Innsbruck.hoteljerome. Aspen. as each is chicly decorated with both style and comfort in mind. sustainable cuisine. a deep and abiding respect for the environment is reflected in locallyinspired menus. Situated in downtown Aspen within walking distance from the slopes. to the relaxed Library. The rooms even include Jacuzzi tubs and steam showers—perfect for an evening of relaxation. V II issue 3 The InnsbruCk . (877) 412-ROCK. ColorAdo Social Life. separate shower and double-basin marble vanities. and use of seasonal.theinnsbruck. Aspen. organic ingredients.rockresorts. The Innsbruck Aspen offers the perfect blend of modern comfort and mountain elegance. hiking and water sports in summer. this is your guide to a pampered. The unique 94 grand guestrooms and suites are home-away-from-home—each is individually decorated with special luxurious touches such as down comforters.

Ketchum. www. The resort offers six different cottages ranging from 2-to-5 bedrooms. For a more intimate dining experience. fondly referred to as the American Shangri-La. (970) 544-3063. Aspen. Guests come for dinner and stay for the dancing ‘til dawn! When owner and prominent fine art aficionado Harley Baldwin passed. The Point Resort is the answer offering visitors the opulence of an authentic Relaix & Château experience while maintaining the integrity of the secluded wilderness. swimming. (970) 544-6628. ID 1-800-786-8259. www. skiing. relax and unwind in one of the resort’s chic condos or cozy cottages. resort town. The Caribou Club. Main St. Michel’s Christiania. Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro. Elkhorn Village Condominiums offers travelers a full-amenities Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro Situated atop Aspen Highlands ski area. Rupert Murdoch and Mark Zuckerberg gather at The Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference. check into the Sun Valley The poInT room . ice skating and snow barbecues. Vintage Restaurant. Aspen. 303 E.caribouclub. featuring Rocky Mountain delicacies including Colorado lamb. visit Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro for a scenic dining experience. 222 Beaverwood Rd.matsuhisaaspen. Each room also offers stunning views of Lake Saranac. www. Internationally-renowned for its world-class summer and winter activities.WHERE TO INDULGE The Caribou Club Notable members range from actor Gerard Butler to former President Bill Clinton. Ketchum. 1-800-371-9180 WHERE TO INDULGE Vintage Restaurant Owner of Vintage. taking into account dietary restrictions of each guest. Leadville Ave.. In the evenings. Sun Valley (also known as the Ketchum area) is a charming. Aspen. mirrored by a menu which is both original and Elkhorn Village Condominiums A luxurious way of experiencing the small town feel of Sun Valley. allinclusive for two people with carte blanche use of sports equipment and facilities. 208-726-3388 THE ADIRONDACK MOUNTAINS The Point Resort For New Yorkers looking for a rustic weekend getaway without the journey out west. ID. 231 N. Sun Valley offers the perfect blend of a slower-pace life plus the great outdoors. WHERE TO RETREAT The Sun Valley Lodge For a charming. spacious living area. Elkhorn Village Condominiums. afternoon tea. the romantic dining room is lit with candles and a cozy fireplace illuminates the room. visit the Chamonix Room. boasting features such as wood-burning fireplace. Featuring a sleek dining room with rich-colored woods and warm lighting. 200 West River St. Enjoy breakfast-in-bed or overlooking the lake. Chef Michel Rudigoz serves up elegant French cuisine using the best local fare such as Idaho potatoes and fresh trout. Ketchum.aspensnowmass. venison. Setting The Point apart is the nightly room rates. Matsuhisa. Aspen Highlands – Top of the Cloud Nine lift 76 Boomerang Road.thepointresort. www. ID.sunvalley. (970) 925-2929. is proud of the quaint cabin which is casual and intimate. Warren Buffett. The Sun Valley Lodge. Jeff Keys. Wintertime draws guests looking to enjoy the snow-covered landscape and frozen lake. 303 Walnut Avenue. Matsuhisa serves up truly innovative Japanese cuisine. the Adirondacks beckon guests seeking to explore the recreational paradise—from the shimmering lakes and cascading streams to the vast forest life and soaring mountains. Old World destination ideal for a romantic escape or family-time. 208-726-9595 Michel’s Christiania Michel’s Christiania is richly decorated with history. 1 Sun Valley Road. Signature dishes such as the Toro Tartar with caviar and Kobe Tataki Sashimi make advanced reservations a priority. The Point Resort features Adirondack-inspired luxury accommodations boasting 11 distinctive guest quarters that are spread among four original elkhorn VIllAge CondomInIums SUN VALLEY Every July since 1983 business leaders and media moguls such as Bill Gates. Sun Valley. hot tub and sauna facilities. tennis. Nestled in the village. In the warmer months. Saranac Lake. www. marble kitchen and Jacuzzi. One table named after author Ernest Hemingway who often frequented the restaurant. elk and trout. ID. NY 800-255-3530. Guests can indulge in summertime golf. as well as three meals. The Point Resort. The best of both worlds. liquor and liqueurs and a staff on call 24 hours a day. Executive Chef Marc Levy and his international team plan menus a week in advance. 411 East Hopkins Avenue. offering eclectic fare including Rock Shrimp Tamales and Crispy Skin Roast Duckling. This private club’s reputation is matched only by the spectacular fare. unlimited Matsuhisa There’s no other name in the sushi world than Nobu. The seasonal menu changes daily. shining light on this quaint. All contain a mixture of antiques and Adirondack furniture with a cozy sitting area facing a fireplace made of chiseled stone. his partner Richard Edwards along with Billy Stolz and Louis Velasquez took over operations at The Caribou Club ensuring it remains one of the hottest scenes in Aspen. mountain resort experience.