Copper Mountain offers a wide range of accommodation for skiers and others. However, there are no regular hotels in Copper Mountain as such, but condominiums, townhouses, and studios, which offer a host of amenities you would normally find at a hotel. Many people also choose to stay at hotels near Copper Mountain Colorado instead of staying in the resort village.
Copper Mountain ski resort does not have a ski town at the base like the other top ski resorts in Colorado, but it has three purpose-built villages. The main base area where you’ll find most of the activity is the Center Village whereas the quieter East Village is for the advanced skiers. Access to the more advanced ski areas is available via the Super Bee Chairlift from the East Village. Union Creek or West Village is closer to the beginner slopes.
Tucker Mountain Lodge
Just a minute from the American Eagle and American Flyer lifts in the Center Village you’ll find the Tucker Mountain Lodge. While it’s not one of the true ski-in/ski-out hotels in Copper Mountain, it’s proximity to the lifts makes it feel like one.
Guests can choose between one or two-bedroom apartments or regular hotel rooms. The apartments are spacious and come with a fireplace and a full kitchen and a host of other amenities. Onsite there is an outdoor hot tub, laundry, and ski storage. However, guests can also use the facilities of the off-site Copper Mountain Athletic Club which includes a pool, hot tubs, sauna, steam room, and gym. This facility, however, is not free for all rooms.
Conveniently located just 100 yards from the Super Bee lift, Copper Springs lodge in East Village is popular with more advanced skiers. Situated in Frisco, it’s one of the more popular hotels near Copper Mountain Colorado because of its proximity to the lift. However, the skiing terrain this side is not suitable for beginners so if you choose to stay here, you could still drive to Center Village which is 10-minutes away. The East Village dining areas are also within an easy walking distance.
Accommodation here varies from one to two-bedroom condos outfitted with many conveniences such as a fireplace and full kitchen. After a day on the slopes, you can enjoy soaking in any one of the three outdoor tubs on the property or play a round of billiards at the pool table. Guests also have access to the facilities of the Copper Mountain Athletic Club which is chargeable for some units and complimentary for others.
Mountain Plaza is one of the more convenient hotels in Copper Mountain because of its location at the base of the American Eagle Lift in Center Village. Just steps away to the south you’ll find the lifts with access to the mountain. To the north, is the dock on West Lake where you can enjoy ice skating, ice hockey, and boating.
The spacious condominiums include one-to- three-bedroom apartments or regular hotel rooms with a good number of amenities such as complimentary wifi, heated underground parking, and laundry facilities. You’ll also find onsite indoor and outdoor hot tubs, sauna, and dining options.
You won’t find many hotels in Copper Mountain but you’ll find plenty of lodges and other accommodation that provide the comfort of a hotel. Telemark Lodge is one such place at West Village, located 200 yards from the Center Village bus stop and a five-minute walk from Center Village and the high-speed quad lifts.
Consisting of 64 privately owned residential units, the lodge designed along a European Alps lodge theme is a good place to base yourself. Guests can choose from 48 spacious studio units or 16 one-bedroom units located on the fifth floor. You’ll find a premier hot tub room on the third floor and a coin based laundry facility on the fourth floor. Guests can also use the secure ski locker room to store their gear.
If you’re looking for hotels near Copper Mountain Colorado then the Alpine Inn in Frisco is a good option. Located just across the street from the Frisco Transportation center, getting around without a vehicle is also fairly simple. The town of Frisco is also quite popular with skiers because of its proximity to many of the ski resorts in the area.
The Alpine Inn underwent a complete remodel in 2013 to make it a great home away from home. Contemporary guest rooms have a whole bunch of amenities such as a coffee maker, microwave, fridge, and flat-screen TV, to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Guests can also enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast every morning. Outside the guest rooms, the ski tuning room and the grand fireplace in the lobby are great for skiers and snowboarders. The remodeled saltwater pool and hot tub are also equally inviting after a day on the slopes.
Right in the heart of the Center Village beside West Lake, you’ll find the expansive Taylor’s Crossing. This convenient location also puts you just 100 yards from the lifts. Alternatively, you can also enjoy some of the activities that Westlake has to offer. Shopping and dining options are just outside the property.
Built in 1999, the gold-rated premium mountain lodge has a variety of one, two and three-bedroom condos. Each condo has a gas fireplace and a balcony. Other onsite amenities include a fitness room, hot tub, and a steam room. For a small fee, guests can also enjoy the facilities at the Copper Mountain Athletic Club.
The Timbers Lodge
For someone looking for luxury hotels in Copper Mountain, you will be a little disappointed as the resort does not have a regular five-star property as such. However, if luxury is what you’re after, The Timbers Lodge is a great option. This massive 8 bedroom-holiday home is probably better suited to a bigger group though as it can sleep, 30 people. Located just a hundred steps from the Copper Mountain Lumberjack Ski Lift, this is an ideal location for your ski group.
Part of a gated community at Copper Mountain, this beautiful home has a plethora of amenities both inside and outside. A fully stocked gourmet kitchen, a spacious living room with a stone-facade fireplace and flatscreen TV, a pool table and an Xbox game console is sure to keep you busy off the slopes. Added to this you’ll also find a ping pong table and an in-home movie theater with recliners.
The Woods 8
The Woods 8 is a recently remodeled quiet townhouse that offers beautiful views of the mountains and lake. It’s just a four-minute walk to the Super Bee ski lift from here, making this another convenient property for advanced skiers.
A front porch with a ski locker, a fully equipped functional kitchen, a private in-unit laundry, and three large flat-screen TVs are what you can look forward to at the property. The cozy two-bedroom home also has a gas fireplace and new heated bathroom floors. There’s also a free parking space per condo.
West Lake Lodge
Another good option for hotels in Copper Mountain is the condos at West Lake Lodge. In the very heart of Copper Mountain, on Ten Mile Creek, and on the north shore of the lake, this property not only offers easy access to the slopes but also to the activities on the lake. It also offers easy access to Center Village, the main hub of activity.
The 39 spacious, mountain style accommodations range from studio condos to two-bedroom properties. They’re equipped with all the necessities that you would look for to enjoy a good vacation. A common indoor tub and sauna are also available for guests. For a small fee, guests can also use the facilities at the Copper Mountain Athletic Club.
One of the more popular hotels in Copper Mountain is The Lodge because of its close proximity to the American Flyer Chairlift. It offers guests one of the best true ski-in/ski-out locations at Copper Mountain. All you have to do to get to the slopes is don your equipment and ski directly to the lift.
Nestled in the trees, slightly up the mountain from Center Village this property feels like a true mountain location. Accommodations here range from one-to-bedroom condos with full kitchens, a balcony, and other modern conveniences. After a day on the slopes, you can unwind in the onsite hot tub or enjoy the amenities of the Copper Mountain Athletic Club.
Copper One puts you as close to the American Eagle and American Flyer lifts as you can possibly get. It’s an ideal place to base yourself with its location the heart of the Center Village. You can enjoy the buzz of the village from this perfect location which is steps away from restaurants and shopping.
Another great thing about this property is that it has an onsite cafe and bar. Jack’s Slopeside Grill features a food court and a full-service restaurant and bar. Copper One has a good mix of accommodations to choose from, featuring studios, single hotel rooms, and bigger condos all equipped with modern conveniences. A hot tub is also present onsite as well as underground parking and a ski rental shop.
Recommended Restaurants / Bars in Copper Mountain:
- Ten Mile Tavern – Located at Burning Stones Plaza across from the American Eagle Chairlift, you can enjoy over 17 beers and ciders on tap along with your favorite comfort food.
- Incline Bar & Grille – You can enjoy apres at this restaurant in the Mill Club which is open every day from 11 am to 10 pm. Serving a good mix of American cuisine, it’s a favorite with skiers.