Aspen Skiing Company Opens the 99-Room Limelight Hotel Snowmass

Main Photo: The Town of Ketchum

Date: January 2019

Location: Snowmass Village, Ketchum, Idaho, USA

Name: The Limelight Hotel Snowmass – opened 2018

No. of Keys: 99

Seller: TBA

Buyer: Aspen Skiing Company. The new property is consistent with the Limelight brand featuring amenities such as complimentary breakfast, après ski specials in the Limelight Lounge, live music, adventure activities, a ski concierge as well as pet-friendly rooms.

The hotel represents the third property in the Limelight brand, joining Limelight Hotel Aspen and Limelight Hotel Ketchum. Its opening is part of the Aspen Skiing Company’s strategy to further expand into the hotel business. In addition to the three Limelight properties, the company also owns and operates the five-star, five-diamond The Little Nell Hotel in Aspen.

The Limelight Hotel Aspen, in downtown Aspen, Colorado is just steps from the slopes and the downtown core.

The Limelight Hotel Ketchum, in Ketchum, Idaho, is near the base of the Sun Valley’s famed ski area, Bald Mountain, and walking distance to the town’s shops and restaurant.

The Limelight Hotel Snowmass opened in December 2018 and is located at the base of the Snowmass ski area in Colorado.

“We are thrilled to bring this property to Snowmass Village and to our portfolio of hotels,” says Alinio Azevedo, chief operating officer, hospitality for Aspen Skiing Company. “We are focused on executing our strategy to further invest in the hotel business as the owner-operator of high quality hotel assets in leisure destinations, including expanding beyond mountain destinations.”

Located in Snowmass Base Village adjacent to the Elk Camp Gondola, the Limelight Hotel Snowmass provides guests and residents with ski-in/ski-out access as well as proximity to Snowmass’ shops and attractions.

As with their other hotels, guests enjoy outdoor pools, hot tubs, ski valet, an adventure concierge, an expanded continental breakfast and in-town transit. Guests also enjoy complimentary ski programming and adventure activities year round including snowshoeing, biking, stand up paddle boarding and more.

THPT Comment: Interesting company… contemporary properties set in the heart of authentic mountain communities. The properties are designed around the communities and activities where they are located and……Pets are welcome!

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