Embrace the crisp mountain air and fresh powder snow this winter at The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, recently recognized as one of the Top Resorts in Colorado by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 and situated against the stunning backdrop of Beaver Creek Mountain. Brand new this season, individuals are invited to set out on an adventure with the new Stargazing Snowshoe Tour, meet new friends through the social dining experience at Anderson’s Cabin, enjoy a seamless and personalized mountain experience with the exclusive Ski Club, and much more. As one of the largest free-standing log cabins in North America, guests can indulge in additional offerings, including après-ski in the spa’s rock-lined grotto or cozying up in the Great Room with hot chocolate following a day out on the slopes, and ending the evening roasting s’mores by the fire or sipping a night cap in Bachelors Lounge. With brand-new offerings to enhance the winter experience, The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch is the ideal place to make lasting memories with loved ones this season and beyond.
Stargazing Snowshoe Tour
On clear evenings as well as snowy nights, there is a world of nocturnal beauty waiting to reveal itself. Led by the resident naturalists, those staying at The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch have the opportunity to embark on an hour of exploration on snowshoes and discover the magic of Beaver Creek’s starry nights, with bright winter constellations and the glowing Milky Way galaxy. Upon return, head to the Great Room to enjoy a warm signature cocktail for a relaxing end to an adventurous evening.
Social Dining at Anderson’s Cabin
This winter, for the very first time, visitors will be able to partake in a family-style dining experience in the historic Anderson’s Cabin. An exclusive venue located steps away from the property, Anderson’s Cabin will now be available for social dinners Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays where seating can be individually reserved. Inside the rustic, cozy cabin, diners will be treated to shared gourmet fare such as raclette and fondue. A great way to meet fellow skiers and make lasting memories together, dining at Anderson’s Cabin is truly a one-of-a-kind experience.
By reservation only, social dining at Anderson’s Cabin is available from November 26 and is priced at $150 for adults including champagne and $75 per child up to 12 years old. Not inclusive of gratuity and taxes.
Individuals with Club Level access will indulge in the exclusive Ski Club, which will be hosted daily in Bachelors Lounge, the Vail Valley’s only cigar lounge and enjoy personalized Concierge services, such as fittings and ski valet, along with sophisticated food presentations between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., making it the perfect one-stop-shop for skiers looking to hit the slopes as soon as possible.
Après-Ski at the Spa
After a day out on the slopes, elite mountaineers can enjoy the unique elements of the spa facility at no extra charge, including dedicated men’s and women’s steam, sauna, hot and cold plunge areas, as well as a co-ed rock-lined grotto with waterfall. Guests wishing to further indulge in the spa can select from a menu of luxurious treatments, including seasonal specials such as:
- Black Diamond Facial – Elite mountaineers know that Black Diamond trails are the most advanced and rewarding experiences. This facial will elevate the skin to its most beautiful peak using a diamond infused age defying serum, cream, thermal mask, and vitamin-c booster. This union of sophisticated ingredients with anti-aging properties nourishes the deepest layers of the skin and revitalizes a youthful appearance. 90 minutes; includes cleanser, exfoliation, diamond infused mask, extractions, neck and delate massage.
- Après Recovery – After a day on the mountain, return tight, aching muscles to peak condition with this focused, tension-relieving treatment. Combining warming herbal poultices with muscle reliving Rosemary to soothe tired stiff muscles. 90 minutes; includes exfoliation and herbal poultice massage to back, legs and feet
- Miner’s Mineral Mud Wrap – A reinvigorating journey, this mineral inspired experience uses indigenous ore, hand mixed during the treatment. Foraged from the depths of Colorado’s mines, activated charcoal mud is renowned for its powerful detoxifying properties. When coupled with amethyst oil, rose quartz salt, and shea butter you will the body uplifted and the mind calm. 100 minutes; includes full body exfoliation, body wrap, scalp treatment, hydrotherapy bath, full body massage
In addition to the offerings above, exclusively those of The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch and Bachelor Gulch Club members will have access to reserved seating in the Great Room 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. from November 22, 2017 through April 15, 2018. All individuals above 21 years of age can partake in evening fun at Bachelors Lounge which will feature live DJ music on select evenings throughout the season.
For more information on The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, visit www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/colorado/bachelor-gulch.