Being home to the first chairlift in the world, Sun Valley Resort has become the oldest existing and operating ski resort in the U.S. where skiers of all ages can take advantage of excellent skiing areas. The resort also holds two of the best skiing mountains of the state namely: the Dollar Mountain and the Baldy Mountain. Up to date, there are about 18 lifts that provides uphill services and can carry 28,180 people an hour. This all-time favorite classic ski destination has been the training ground of professional athletes competing for the Olympics as well as home to famous Hollywood cliques.
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Sun Valley Mountain Stats:
Top Elevation: 9,150 ft
Bottom Elevation: 5,750 ft
Vertical Rise: 3,400 ft
Lift Capacity: 26,780 persons per hour
Area Size: 2,054 acres
Total Lifts: 19
Total Trails: 75
Sun Valley Condominiums
Moderate and deluxe studios to four-bedroom condominiums (Atelier, Cottonwood, Dollar Meadows, Snowcreek, Villagers I and II), located with-in walking distance of Sun Valley Village, on the free shuttle route to skiing. Condominiums feature fireplace, full kitchens, telephone, and color TV. Many have balconies. All condominiums have daily maid service.
Limelight Hotel Ketchum
Centrally located in downtown Ketchum, the brand new Limelight Hotel Ketchum offers 99 welcoming hotel rooms and 14 expansive residences ranging in size from two to five bedrooms. The Limelight is Sun Valley's newest base camp for adventure. Ski concierge and rentals are located on site and complimentary ski shuttles to Sun Valley's famed skiing are always included along with hotel shuttle to and from Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN). Other on site amenities include an outdoor heated pool and two hott tubs, fitness center, outdoor fire pit, fat tire bikes, game room, fitness center, and the Limelight Lounge. Daily breakfast is included with your stay..
Sun Valley Lodge
One hundred fifty room have recently been remodeled and many offer views of Sun Valley's signature outdoor ice skating rink and the world famous Baldy Mountain. Newly refurbished rooms, with color TV and telephone. Room service, daily maid service, glass enclosed heated pool, massage, sauna, gameroom w/ bowling lanes, gift shop, Gretchen's Restaurant, Dutchin Lounge and Lodge Dining Room.
Sun Valley Inn
Sun Valley's second Christmas season was celebrated by the opening of the Challenger Inn in 1937. Renamed the Sun Valley Inn in the early Seventies, Sun Valley's second hotel was inspired by the movie set for Paramount's "I Met Him In Paris," filmed near the resort in 1937. Today, the hotel provides 109 rooms and the resort's new state of the art Convention Center. guestrooms are newly remodeled with elaborate and gracious d cor appointed with the very finest European fabrics, carpeting and ornate wall coverings. Dining opportunities at the Inn include the historic Ram restaurant, the new Lobby Lounge serving light fare and cocktails and the family friendly Bald Mountain Pizza and Pasta. An exercise room adjoins the outdoor glass-enclosed swimming pool.
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