Jun 15 24

Discover Hidden Gems in Vail, Colorado

hidden gems in Colorado, alpine lake

hidden gems in Colorado, alpine lakeVail, Colorado, may be known as a ski destination, but our mountain town offers a treasure trove of experiences beyond our slopes. Get off the beaten path this summer and uncover the hidden gems in Vail, Colorado, during your stay with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties. Whether you are interested in public art, goat yoga, or backcountry hiking trails, there is a unique outing for everyone’s interest. Book your vacation rental in Vail Valley and check out these hidden gems:

Find Art in Public Spaces

Stroll through Vail and Lionshead Villages and discover more than 60 art pieces with the Art in Public Places Program. Use this interactive map to find sculptures, murals, and paintings around town. And don’t forget to check out the Wednesday Summer Art Walks from July to August!

Do Yoga with Adorable Goats

Visit Vail Stables and enjoy a one-of-a-kind afternoon of yoga with goats. Sign up for Goat Yoga and hang out with adorable goats while you stretch and pose amidst the scenic backdrop of the mountains. This lighthearted outing is sure to be a great experience for everyone in your family!

Embark on Adventures with a Local Guide

Explore Vail Valley with a local guide on a unique adventure. Paragon Guides offers an opportunity to Take a Llama to Lunch and hike through nature trails with a friendly llama by your side. If you want something more adventurous, we recommend the rafting, ATV, and fishing tours with Sage Outdoor Adventures

Explore Hiking Trails Off the Beaten Path

If you are looking for hiking trails off Vail Mountain, we recommend heading to:

Learn History at the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum

Enjoy free admission to the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum and learn about the local history of snowsports. Stroll through exhibits chronicling the history of skiing, ski resorts, and ski fashion. Then, sign up for the Vail History Walking Tours during the summer and walk through the Town of Vail, learning all about our storied history.

Reserve Vail Valley Vacation Rentals with Berkshire

Book your stay with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties and discover the hidden gems in Vail, Colorado. Browse our collection of vacation rentals in Vail Valley and find the ideal lodging for your summer getaway. Ask our friendly reservation specialists which one of our rentals in Vail or Beaver Creek is right for you!

May 15 24

Exploring Vail’s Luxury Rental Retreats at Berkshire

Interior of Vail luxury rentals with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Interior of Vail luxury rentals with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServicesVail, Colorado, is a premier luxury destination known for its world-class ski resort, gourmet dining, exclusive shopping, and upscale vacation rentals. Fulfill your luxury vacation dreams with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and experience the height of extravagance in the Valley. From 7,000-square-foot chateaus in the mountains to opulent condominiums at Timbers Bachelor Gulch, we have Vail luxury rentals for every discerning taste. Start planning your dream Vail vacation today!

Timbers at Bachelor Gulch- Vail Luxury Rentals

The Timbers at Bachelor Gulch are the finest luxury condo rentals in Vail Valley. Berkshire Hathaway is proud to represent dozens of luxury condos at Timbers, available as two and three-bedroom options:

Room Amenities

  • Gourmet kitchens
  • Open living rooms
  • Spacious dining areas
  • Lavish master bedrooms
  • Full-size washer and dryer
  • Pullout sofas in the living room
  • Luxury bathrooms with heated Italian marble floors

Timbers Gulch Amenities

  • Lift tickets are included in the price of the rental
  • Valet parking and bellhop service
  • Personal concierge services
  • Ski valet services
  • Private ski shop
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Game room
  • Timbers Tykes room for kids
  • Fitness center, business center, and conference rooms
  • Fireside terrace
  • Hot tubs

You also have free access to amenities at the adjacent Ritz Carlton Hotel, like spas, grotto rooms, fitness centers, heated pools, fire pits, and restaurants.

Private Luxury Homes in Vail

In addition to our luxury condos, we offer private homes for visitors who want more space and seclusion during their getaway. From extravagant five-bedroom estates nestled in the mountains like 349 Holden Road to sophisticated two-bedroom cottages like 4112 Spruce Way, we have something for everyone!

Book Your Luxury Getaway in Vail, Colorado

Book the Vail luxury rental of your dreams with Berkshire Hathaway! Ask our friendly reservation specialists which one of our rentals in Vail or Beaver Creek is right for you. Don’t hesitate to contact our concierge at frontdesk@bhhsvail.com to help you plan what to do during your visit!

Apr 15 24

Vail Colorado Summer Events to Plan Your Vacation Around

People sitting and watching music during Vail Colorado events

People sitting and watching music during Vail Colorado eventsThere’s always something happening in Vail! Plan your vacation around one of our annual Vail Colorado events and make your summer getaway extra memorable. From comedy festivals to craft beer events and free live music, there is something for everyone’s interest. Book your vacation home with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and enjoy the privacy and space of our luxury accommodations. Read on to learn more about the top summer events in Vail Valley:

May-Vail Comedy Festival

Plan your vacation around Memorial Day and attend the Vail Comedy Festival for three days of hilarious fun. This event will feature 30+ comedians, family-friendly entertainment, and over 20 events.

May-Springfree Bluegrass Festival

The Springfree Bluegrass Festival is another fantastic Memorial Day weekend event, offering free live music all weekend long. 

June-GoPro Mountain Games

Experience the country’s most celebrated adventure sports, art, and music festival at the GoPro Mountain Games. Spectators can enjoy fun adventure sports like biking, kayaking, rating, climbing, and yoga. Daytime music and art activations will be free. 

June-Vail Craft Beer Classic

Calling all craft beer lovers to the annual Vail Craft Beer Classic event in the Village. Sample drinks from breweries across Colorado, vote for your favorite drink, listen to live music and dine at the food trucks. If you’re more of a wine lover, plan your visit to the Vail Wine Classic in August instead!

July-Vail America Days

Plan a vacation in Vail on the 4th of July and attend the Vail America Days celebrations. Enjoy a classic Independence Day with parades, family entertainment, a patriotic concert, and fireworks.  

Vail Valley Weekly Summer Events

No matter when you plan your summer vacation, there are fun events to attend throughout Vail Valley. From Hot Summer Nights, which offers free music every Tuesday, to the Town of Eagle Showdown Town’s free Thursday concerts, there is something for everyone!

Book Your Vail Valley Vacation Rental this Summer

Attend one of these fun Vail Colorado events and make the most of your summer vacation with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Browse our Vail Valley vacation homes and find the perfect basecamp for your Colorado adventures. Whether you are looking for a one-bedroom condo in the heart of the Village or a luxurious five-bedroom home for the whole family, we have you covered. If you need assistance reserving your Vail getaway, please contact us at 1-800-571-0055. 

Mar 15 24

Enjoy Shopping in Vail Village on Vacation

Woman walking down the street shopping in Vail Village

Woman walking down the street shopping in Vail VillageStroll through the Bavarian-inspired Vail Village and discover the town’s best shops, restaurants, and entertainment. Today, we will highlight the best shopping in Vail, from charming clothing boutiques to art galleries and ski shops. Stay with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services in Vail Village, Lionshead, West Vail, or East Vail and easily access the villages from your vacation rental. Shop til you drop and bring home a piece of Vail from one of these shops:

Vail Sports

Vail Sports offers ski gear and rentals throughout Lionshead and Vail Village. Let the helpful staff help you find the best ski gear for your mountain adventures!

The Golden Bear

Since its inception in 1975, The Golden Bear has become The Symbol of Vail Valley, with their iconic Golden Bear jewelry. Shop for one-of-a-kind necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, and charms, and bring home a piece of Vail!

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Village Gift Shop

After strolling through the paths of the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, stop at the gift shop for some unique shopping. Browse the collection of locally and nationally sourced items and support local Colorado artists and creators!

Vail Farmers Market and Art Show

If you visit us in the summer, a stop at the Vail Farmers Market and Art Show is a must! Shop from over 140 tents, including over 40 food vendors and over a dozen artisans. 

Vail Village Art Galleries

Shop Vail Village art galleries and find locally made artwork to decorate your home! Some of the most popular art galleries include Vail Village Arts, Raitman Art Galleries, and Artful Sol Gallery.

The Market at Vail

Stop at The Market at Vail and shop for locally made gourmet products. Or pick up some groceries and prepare meals from your Vail vacation rental during your getaway!

Stay in Vail Village Vacation Rentals

Stay in our Vail Village vacation rentals and enjoy fantastic shopping in Vail, just steps from your property. Choose from our one to four-bedroom vacation rentals and enjoy amenities like fully-equipped kitchens, patios, and ski storage. Book your Colorado getaway with us today and fulfill your luxury lifestyle dream in Vail!

Feb 15 24

Where to Find the Best Sushi in Vail

Plate of sushi in Vail

Plate of sushi in VailVail may be known for its epic skiing, but beyond the slopes, our mountain town offers an impressive culinary scene. During your getaway with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties, we invite you to try the best sushi in Vail. From the Michelin-recognized Osaki’s to Matsuhisa, created by a renowned chef, here are the top places to get sushi around Vail:


Matsuhisa, in the heart of Vail Village, is owned and operated by renowned Chef Nobu. Chef Nobu draws influences from his training around the world to create a one-of-a-kind menu. The restaurant features sushi and sashimi, including its signature yellowtail sashimi with jalapeno. Enjoy the cozy atmosphere and mountain views during your meal!

Yama Sushi

Enjoy the intimate setting of Yama Sushi while enjoying sophisticated Japanese sushi, including nigiri, sashimi, yasai, and maki. Pair your sushi with a specialty cocktail!


Osaki’s is committed to providing the finest Japanese cuisine in Vail, handpicking the freshest quality fish daily. The menu changes daily based on what fish the restaurant receives from Japan. Check the menu on Osaki’s YouTube channel before your visit!

Hooked Beaver Creek

Hooked Beaver Creek is known for its combination of fresh seafood and Rocky Mountain cuisine. Seafood is flown into the restaurant within 24 hours of being pulled from the ocean. Fish varies daily, but they offer a whole fish menu where you can customize your meal as rolls, nigiri, or sashimi. 


Nozawa offers fresh and authentic Asian cuisine in Avon. Choose from a wide variety of nigiri or sashimi, or order their special Nozawa roll. 

Discover More Food & Drink Options in Vail

Read our blogs for more recommendations on Vail restaurants:

Book Your Vail Valley Vacation Rental

Treat yourself to some delicious sushi in Vail during your getaway with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. We represent a broad range of luxury vacation rentals in Vail Valley, from Arrowhead to East Vail. Whether you are looking for a condo rental for two or a multi-family home, we have you covered. Check out our specials and book your Vail vacation today!

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