Welcome to Lionshead
A casual 10- to 15-minute walk or quick bike ride west of Vail Village along Gore Creek path is the Vail Mountain base area community of Lionshead. At village center, the Austrian-inspired Arrabelle at Vail Square provides residents with an open-air ice rink, spa, shopping, dining, entertainment and access to the Eagle Bahn Gondola for year-round, on-mountain activities and Adventure Ridge. Residents can travel quickly to other Vail Mountain base areas in Vail Village and Golden Peak via the complimentary in-town bus with additional amenities along the route including Vail Library, Vail Valley Medical Center, Dobson Ice Arena, and Vail Vitality Center.
Recent success of the Ritz Carlton Residences followed by the release of Vail’s newest development, The Lion, and the proposed EverVail expansion are all generating exciting residential and retail ownership opportunities within this energetic mountain village.
What It's Like
Picturesque mountain village with plenty of activities for everyone.
The Lionshead Lifestyle
World class dining, chic accommodations and an iconic ice rink.
About the Market
Condos with fantastic views and great rental opportunity.
What You'll Love
Boutique dining experiences provide something different from the average resort. Imagination Station and the ice rink provide great entertainment for kids. Enjoy watching skiers come down the mountain from the deck of Garfinkel's.
Listings in the Neighborhood
728 Lionshead Unit R-417
$5,995,000 | 4 beds | 5 baths | 2,464 sqft
Center viewed property on forth floor overlooking pool and Vail Mountain. One of the better four bedroom Ritz properties. Great Views! Great Price!
615 Forest Place
$32,950,000 | 7 beds | 14 baths | 11,865 sqft
Luxury Vail Mountain Chalet with Ski-In/Ski-Out Eagle Bahn Gondola AccessOne of only four custom residences nestled in a private enclave on Vail’s revered Forest Road, 615 Forest Place is a classic European-inspired alpine chalet with exclusive access to Vail Mountain via the popular Born Free ski run. Built in 2007, this residence and enclave were conceived as part of a master re-development plan for Vail’s Lionshead Village including the Arrabelle at Vail Square, a RockResort with full-service spa and extravagant resort amenities. With exceptional access to skiing, snowboarding, and the Eagle Bahn Gondola, a private backyard path to gold-medal waters of Vail’s Gore Creek, year-round recreation and resort village lifestyle just steps from your door, this home is indeed a rare find.Constructed with enduring Tuscan Gold natural stone and giant honed timbers, all 11,865 square feet of this seven-bedroom, 11-bathroom, three-level home’s layout caters to multi-generational comfort. Although it features incredible recreational and resort access, the residence is also remarkably private. There are two wings with accompanying sets of stairs, an elevator for ease, and a substantial four-bay garage. Welcome guests through a sunny south-facing grand entrance on the main level into a traditional Great Room with magnificent views of the Eagle Bahn Gondola, Gore Creek, and the bustling Lionshead base area. In addition to enviable views, the room features a natural stone fireplace, formal living and dining areas with a full-service wet bar, and a large wraparound outdoor deck providing ample space to enjoy the exquisite location.
672 Forest Road
$15,500,000 | 5 beds | 6 baths | 5,995 sqft
Rare opportunity to own a new construction, mountain contemporary home on the highly coveted Forest Road in Vail. Designed by Kyle Webb and built by Paragon Homes, Inc., this home offers unparalleled luxury, craftsmanship and sophistication. This modern mountain retreat features a warm aesthetic with elements of wood and stone used throughout and defined clean lines. Grand glass walls harness breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, woodland and village of Lionshead. Located approximately 500 feet from the Born Free ski run, the location is prime especially for those that love tree skiing or for those who wish to briefly ski down to the Lionshead Gondola which is only about 600 feet away. Encompassing 5,995 SF of living space, there are five bedrooms, six bathrooms and several outdoor patios. With the driveway and all deck surfaces heated efficiently, all will enjoy the beauty of the outdoor dining area year-round. The refined kitchen with gorgeous Italian cabinetry and state of the art appliances open up to the living and dining areas. With elevated views, sun filled interiors, this open floorplan masterfully accommodates for entertaining and family fun. Offering four levels of luxurious living, every room is an experience in and of itself with spectacular attention to detail. The main-level master bedroom was designed to provide ultimate privacy, while still encapsulating the beauty of the outdoor landscape with its own spacious patio and surrounding aspen trees. After a day of skiing Vail’s world-famous powder or hiking in the White River National Forest, drop off your gear in the mudroom outfitted with built-in ski racks, cabinets, boot dryers, and shelving before heading upstairs for endless respite options. Nestled mountainside, enjoy the mountain-chic architecture that is luxurious, yet inviting for your family and guests to enjoy. Estimated completion February 2022. Please visit mls-672.ForestRoadLuxury.com for complete details.
534 Lionshead Circle Unit 6
$14,500,000 | 4 beds | 6 baths | 4,921 sqft
Step into Vail’s newest premier mountain contemporary living, ELEVATION, located in the heart of Lionshead Village, just steps from the gondola and the world’s premier ski and summer resort area. The pre-sale launch is now occurring, as the three-year design project left no stone unturned to deliver the ultimate lifestyle experience. One fortunate Penthouse owner will enjoy 4,921 sq. ft. of contemporary mountain luxury, including open air living and dining spaces, private bedroom and office areas and four spacious decks. For unparalleled views, each of the decks have their own unique vantage point, facing to the East, South and West. The only one of its kind of the total nine residences, the Penthouse commands exclusive living on the sixth & seventh floor, with just two residences per floor of the remaining eight. State-of-the-art security comes with high tech comfort, including heated tile and wood floors and AC that are App controlled as well as possibly plumbed-in oxygenated systems that offer lower level altitude sleeping environments. Ease of access and comfort enhancements also include an automated parking garage, private storage and spacious ski locker rooms, private fitness room and area, outdoor hot tub, and lobby area complete with plush couches and coffee bar. Vail’s premier residence is designed to appeal to the discriminating buyer, including the selection of finishes and appliances. Brands such as Wolf, Subzero, Kohler, Roll, Asko and Waterworks add to the overall interior appeal of the warm mountain and earth tones that seamlessly blend living spaces with Vail’s nature-based setting. Marble bath and shower, Walks white flooring and slab countertops are just some of the highlights of what fortunate owners can expect from what will be Vail’s new premier penthouse residence. Priced at $14.5 million.https://elevationvail.com/mls/