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Fall Sale: Save up to 15%!

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In Keystone, area homeowners say the fall just might be their favorite season of the year. Yes, the winter brings some of the best skiing in the world and the summer is full of adventurous activities, but the fall brings a quiet beauty that will cleanse your soul and send you home relaxed and rejuvenated.

And to make the fall even more enticing, we’re offering additional savings on already low nightly rates. Through August 13th you can save 15% on any nights of stay from September 5th through November 3rd when you use promo code FALL16. Discounted nightly rates start at just $40.

Take advantage of this great deal and book today!

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FALL16 Save 15% on all nights of stay from September 5-November 3. Promo code is valid through Saturday, August 13.   Any nights of stay before September 5 or after November 3 are not included. Discount taken from rates that are subject to change. Applies to new reservations or reservations made on the same day this promotion was sent out. Cannot be combined with other SCMR promotions. *Some properties not applicable. Fees and taxes are not discounted.

Book Early for Christmas!

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Why Book Early?

Keystone is the premier destination for those seeking an idyllic Christmas vacation. Enjoy the majesty of the snow, the sparkling starlight of the night sky and an entire resort bustling with holiday cheer. With the resort nearing 100% occupancy every year, you’ll need to book early to ensure you and your family enjoy the white Christmas of your dreams. Reserve early so you won’t be left out in the cold!

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Visit Keystone this Labor Day

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Labor Day Weekend

September 5th marks the last long weekend of summer, and, whether you need a break after the first week of school or are trying to get in one last summer getaway, now is a great time to find your vacation rental because we’ve just lowered our nightly rates.

Nightly rates starting from $52.

Reserve your stay today!

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Summer in Keystone

Keystone is known for its winter activities, but summer in Keystone is chock full of fun. Experience the adventure of whitewater rafting or take things a bit slower with stand-up paddle boarding. Take in the views from above while ziplining or float in tranquility by hot air balloon. Hit the links at one of the two championship golf courses or head out on a guided fly fishing tour. There’s hiking, canoeing, kayaking, mini-golf and so much more. End your weekend at Serenity Spa & Salon and you’ll return home relaxed, rejuvenated and with lots of memories.

The Keystone Top 5: Pools

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There are lots of reasons to come to Keystone in the summer–whitewater rafting, biking, canoeing, fishing, the list goes on! But sometimes you just want to kick back in a great pool and enjoy the mountain views.

Once again, we’ve put in the hard work of figuring out what the best five pools are in Keystone. It was a tough job, but someone had to do it.

(And for when you’re not relaxing in the pool, check out our discounts page. Guests of SCMR can receive discounts on many activities, including whitewater rafting, fishing, biking, spa services and more!)

SCMR Presents: The Top 5 Pools in Keystone

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 2.18.42 PMTaking the top spot yet again is Dakota Lodge. It’s in the heart of River Run Village and features the largest, year-round heated pool in the entire resort. Not to mention, there are also two oversized hot tubs. The icing on the cake? The spectacular slope views featuring Keystone Mountain. If you stay at Dakota, you can snag one of our properties that overlook the pool so you can watch family and friends from the balcony. 

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 2.18.49 PMSecond on the list is The Springs. When it comes to being kid-friendly, this complex has truly outdone itself. Not only is there an outdoor pool with a waterfall and slide, there’s a media room, indoor play area, wading pool with sprayers, fire pit and shared grill area. On top of all that, there’s also a hot tub that is perfect for adults while the kids splash around in the pool. We have several properties in this building, but the star of summer of is Unit #8811 with its poolside patio. 

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 2.18.57 PMNo. 3 on the list is Settler’s Creek. Their clubhouse (aka Minnie’s Cabin) puts all their amenities in a centralized location. The beautiful pool features a spacious deck with lots of seating, and there are two hot tubs. Next to the pool is Minnie’s Cabin featuring a pool table, a wet bar for entertaining, a large flat screen TV and shower and restroom facilities. And the shared grill area is right outside with extra seating. With everything you need within a few feet of each other, it’s no wonder this one made the list. 

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 2.19.06 PMComing in at No. 4 is The Timbers. One of the more exclusive buildings in the resort, this complex offers great amenities with a touch of luxury. The pool is surrounded by tall pines lending to a secluded feel. The swim-in/swim-out feature is a nice touch if there’s a chill in the air. Additionally, there’s a shared hot tub with a waterfall, grill area with seating and an outdoor fire pit.

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 2.19.13 PMAnd coming in at the fifth spot is Tennis Townhomes. This complex is on the north side of Highway 6 just as you come into Keystone from the west. This location lends a quiet and secluded feel to the outdoor pool while also offering wide views of the surrounding mountains.  There’s also an indoor hot tub with large windows and a sauna. 

Introducing an Uncompromising Standard of Cleanliness

The Ivory White Bedding Program

Ivory Bedding Program

We’re excited to announce our latest endeavor, the Ivory White Bedding program! This program not only adds a sophisticated look to a property, it also features an uncompromising level of cleanliness.

But before we discuss our high quality upgrades, here’s a brief overview of our standard linen program: Our standard linens are light, breathable microfiber and are comparable to the linens that our major competitors use, however, SCMR rotates old bed linens and towels out of service on a 3-year cycle, whereas our competitors use a 5 to 6-year cycle.

Then, in 2014, a long-time client suggested that we consider a premium line of linens. Since then we rolled out our Ultra-Premium Linen program. These linens rival those of The Four Seasons, featuring extra soft, oversized towels and high quality bed linens with a subtle satin stripe pattern for a touch of elegance.

With the success of Ultra-Premium Linen program, we began researching the feasibility of an all-white option for bedding. Many high-end hotel chains have switched to this type of service, and it not only adds a touch of luxury, but also gives guests peace of mind because the duvet cover is freshly laundered for each new reservation.

For several months we spent time visiting hotels and figuring out how a property management company could take on a similar program with properties spread out across a resort. We also examined various duvets and duvet covers to determine the best option for SCMR standards.

In the winter of 2015, the bed linens were chosen and the Ivory White Bedding Program was born.

The Ivory White Bedding program showcases a soft, white-striped duvet cover with a medium thick, high quality down alternative duvet. The duvet cover will be removed after each guest stay and replaced with a freshly laundered duvet cover. The entire bed will be made with fresh white linens for each new arrival. This is an uncompromising and industry leading standard of cleanliness.

Properties Featuring Ivory White Bedding

As of June 2016, we have several properties that have enrolled in our Ivory White Bedding program. For your convenience, those properties are listed below, but we hope to add more properties as time goes on so contact us directly for the most up to date list.

  • 67 Peaks View Court, #222
  • Arapahoe Lodge #8101
  • Arapahoe Lodge #8102
  • Arapahoe Lodge #8134
  • Buffalo Lodge #8333
  • Expedition Station #8633
  • Gateway Lodge #5015
  • Lakeside #1493
  • Red Hawk Lodge #2201
  • Silver Mill #8266
  • Springs #8830
  • Ski Tip Lodge #8708

4th of July in Keystone

Fireworks + SCMRCome to Keystone and celebrate Independence Day while taking in some of our nation’s most beautiful sites. Surely when Ms. Bates wrote “purple mountain majesties” in 1913 she was referencing our very own majestic Rockies. Between the views and the weather, Keystone is the place to be in July.

LOCATION: Keystone

DATE: Sunday, July 3rd

  • ALL DAY: outdoor BBQ and bar at the Adventure Center, SUP and paddleboard rentals, SUP obstacle course race, live music at the gazebo (all at Lakeside Village)
  • 8-9:30 a.m: Fishing Derby for children 12 and under at Lakeside Village
  • 9-11 a.m.: Strider Bike races for ages 2-5 at River Run Village
  • 10:30 a.m.: Bike Decoration Party for bikes, tricycles and wagons begins in River Run Village; decorations supplied and guests may bring their own
  • 11 a.m.: Children’s Bike Parade begins in River Run Village after the decorating ends and the whole family is encouraged to join in!
  • noon-6 p.m.: petting zoo, pony rides, spin art, tie-dye t-shirt corner, face painting, balloon animals, sno cones, popcorn (all at Lakeside Village)
  • Fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. (over Keystone Lake)

LOCATION: Frisco

DATE: Monday, July 4th

  • 8 a.m.: Team Summit Pancake Breakfast at 110 3rd Avenue
  • 9 a.m.: Kids Fishing Derby at Meadow Creek Park
  • 10 a.m.: Summit Concert Band at Frisco Historic Park Gazebo
  • 12:30 p.m.: Fabulous Fourth of July Parade on Main Street
  • 1:30 p.m.: Page 6 Band at Frisco Historic Park Gazebo
  • 3:30 p.m.: Interactive Drum Circle with Peak Rhthm at Main Street and 3rd Avenue
  • 7:15 p.m.: Eric Lindell Band at Frisco Bay Marina
  • Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. over the Dillon Reservoir (best viewing at the Frisco Bay Marina)

LOCATION: Breckenridge

DATE: Monday, July 4th

  • 7 a.m.: Independence Day 10K Trail Run (registration required)
  • 9:30 a.m.: The Firecracker 50 Mountain Bike Race (registration required)
  • 9 a.m.: Fourth of July Garden Party at the Barney Ford House Museum; watch the parade while enjoying coffee, mimosas and a breakfast spread (cost is $50 for adults ($75 day of) and $10-$30 for children)
  • 10 a.m.: Main Street Parade begins with the Color Guard and ends with the reading of the Declaration of Independence at the Blue River Plaza
  • 1 p.m.: Kids’ Water Fight with the Red, White and Blue Fire Department
  • 2 p.m.: Free Concert at the River Walk Center
  • 8 p.m.: 4th of July Patriotic Concert with the National Repertory Orchestra at the River Walk Center
  • 33rd Annual July Art Festival is July 2-4
  • Fireworks at 9:45 p.m. (shot from the Gondola Lot and will be visible from all over Breckenridge)

Properties with July 4th Availability To see all available properties visit our website and enter your desired dates of stay.

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Spring Sale Extended!

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Through April 23rd you can save 15% on any nights of stay from today through June 11th when you use promo code SPRING16B. With discounted nightly rates starting at just $30, this deal is too good to pass up!
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FINE PRINT: SPRING16 Save 15% on any nights of stay from April 17-June 11. Promo code is valid through Saturday, March 19.   Any nights of stay before April 17 or after June 11 are not included. Dates of discounted nights subject to change. Discount taken from rates that are subject to change. Applies to new reservations or reservations made on the same day this promotion was sent out. Cannot be combined with other SCMR promotions. *Some properties not applicable. Fees and taxes are not discounted.

Things To Do in Keystone this Spring

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The Great Outdoors at a Great Price

Ski Season is winding down and soon Colorado wildflowers will be in full bloom. From mid-April through early June we’re offering some of our lowest nightly rates of the year, but you might be asking “What is there to do in Keystone in the Spring?” Keystone is known for its world-class skiing, but Spring offers guests a chance to see a different side of Keystone. Whether you’re looking for a vacation full of excitement with whitewater rafting and ziplining, or one that is more relaxing with fishing, hiking and time at the spa, Keystone has what you need. Not to mention, there’s a chance to to catch some end-of-season skiing if mother nature lends a helping hand. As an added bonus, our guests receive discounts on many activities. Just refer to the email you receive after booking or give us a call. And with nightly rates starting at just $45, Keystone in the Spring is too good to pass up! Book Now (purple)
KODI Rafting Access areas of Colorado that can only be reached by river. AVA offers rafting trips for a variety of abilities & for children as young as three years. *Guests of SCMR receive a 10% discount on activities operated directly by AVA. Reserve your lodging, then refer to the email you receive after booking for information on how to get the discount. (Rafting trips begin April 30th.) 11811455_10153648073638149_5475385132665261740_nThe most unique way to see Keystone is from above. Schedule a ziplining tour with AVA so you can soar above the pines under the blue Colorado sky. *Guests of SCMR receive a 10% discount on activities operated directly by AVA. Reserve your lodging then refer to the email you receive after booking for information on how to get the discount. Golf-6Keystone has two world-class golf courses. Opening day at the River Course is May 13, and for the Keystone Ranch Course it’s May 27. Hit the links while you take in grandeur of Keystone and the fresh mountain air. Reserve your lodging, then book your tee time at the Keystone Resort website. fishingKeystone offers some of the greatest fishing opportunities across the country. Whether you’re a first-timer or an experienced veteran, at Cutthroat Anglers you can book a fishing trip that will meet your needs. Guests of SCMR can receive a complimentary fly package or 25% discount on equipment rental. Reserve your lodging, then refer to the email you receive after booking for information on how to get the discount. 96288d1a-a086-47e3-8d24-dca0e262bc64It doesn’t get much bigger than a hot air balloon. Through AVA you can book a one-of-a-kind experience when you reserve a hot air balloon trip. Experience the grandeur of floating over the Rockies and taking in the sunrise. Reserve your lodging, then head over to AVA to book your hot air balloon ride. hikingHiking is one of the best ways to experience all Keystone has to offer. Put on some sunscreen, pack a lunch and plenty of water, and then head out. Make your way along fields of wildflowers, through the trees or up into the mountains. Wherever you choose to go, you’ll get to go at your own pace and take in every detail. Reserve your lodging then visit TrailLink.com to find the trail that’s right for you. d3dfacba-5cd4-42d1-8c3c-bb4d6f213fc0After all your adventures finding time to relax will be at the top of your list. Serenity Spa & Salon offers a variety of services including massages, facials, manicures and pedicures. Guests of SCMR receive a 10% discount. Reserve your lodging then refer to the email you receive after booking for information on how to get the discount. Our list could go on and on, but in short here are some other activities you can schedule: horseback riding at Breck Stables or Keystone Stables, canoeing and kayaking at Keystone Lake, boating and kayaking at Lake Dillon, ATV tours, scenic lift rides, tennis and miniature golf. Or you can kick back at the pool and hot tub where you’re staying or at Dakota Lodge. Reserve your lodging then get started planning your adventure!

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Keystone in the Spring

Spring is a time of transition, often offering travelers end of the season skiing with much fewer crowds and an opportunity to catch the great outdoors in bloom. From the tranquility of fly fishing to the adventure of whitewater rafting, there’s something in Keystone for everyone. And to make this Spring even more enticing, we’re offering additional savings on already low nightly rates. Through March 19th you can save 15% on any nights of stay from April 17th through June 11th when you use promo code SPRING16. With discounted nightly rates starting at just $46, this deal is too good to pass up! Book Now (purple)

FINE PRINT: SPRING16 Save 15% on any nights of stay from April 17-June 11. Promo code is valid through Saturday, March 19.   Any nights of stay before April 17 or after June 11 are not included. Dates of discounted nights subject to change. Discount taken from rates that are subject to change. Applies to new reservations or reservations made on the same day this promotion was sent out. Cannot be combined with other SCMR promotions. *Some properties not applicable. Fees and taxes are not discounted.

Easter Activities in Keystone

Easter comes early this year, so join in the fun as you search for colorful eggs in the snow! On March 27th, Keystone and surrounding areas will be hosting various activities to celebrate Easter Sunday. When booking your stay, take a look at our interactive maps so you can reserve lodging near Keystone Lake, the Mountain House Base Area, River Run Village or Keystone Conference Center. And don’t forget that we offer the best nightly rates! If you find a better deal at the time of booking on a comparable property, then provide us with clear evidence and we will beat the deal by 10%.

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Keystone Join in the family-friendly activities and come to the Mountain House Base Area, where from 10 a.m. to noon there will be cookie decorating, face-painting, balloonists, crafts, games and a special visit from the Easter Bunny. Arapahoe Basin At just five miles away from Keystone, Arapahoe Basin will be hosting activities starting at 10:30 a.m. that both skiing and non-skiing kids can enjoy. There will be 5,000 eggs on the mountain, with those on foot starting their egg hunt at 10:30 a.m. near the base area and those on skis will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Wrangler (a beginner trail). Golden eggs with a special prize will be hiding both locations! Click here for more information. Frisco Main Street in Frisco is a fan favorite year-round, but for Easter the Historic Park and Museum is hosting an egg hunt with 5,000 eggs! The hunt begins at noon and you’ll have a chance to meet the Easter Bunny too. Click here for more information. Breckenridge Part of their Spring Fever 2016 schedule includes Easter activities on the mountain. The Sunrise On-Mountain Easter Service begins at 6 a.m. when attendees will load the Quicksilver Super Chair (at the base of Peak 9) and head to the sunrise service that begins at 6:30 a.m. No lift ticket required. Join in the egg hunt on Peaks 8 and 9. The Easter Bunny hides eggs in a protected area that will be monitored while the egg hunt is underway. Click here for more information. Copper Mountain Boasting “The World’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt”, Copper has upped their game and hid 65,000 eggs this year! Join the fun and hunt for eggs across 2,500 acres. The first egg hunt begins at 8:30 a.m. and the last one at noon. Go here for more details. Did you know: Copper buys their eggs from Phil and Ruth Ayers and family. The Ayers family hires veterans and people with disabilities to fill their eggs, which are made in the USA. Loveland The Spring Skiing Giant Easter Egg Hunt begins at 8:30 a.m. Gather at the Basin area for the first chair and keep a lookout for giant Easter eggs as you ski down the slopes, browse the Sports Shop or wander the base area. Giant eggs mean giant prizes like skis, snowboards, and more! There is a limit of one giant egg per person, but each egg is filled with lots of goodies. For the kids, Loveland Valley will have their own hunt. Be ready when the lifts start turning at 8:30 a.m. and keep your eyes peeled for the Easter Bunny as he skis around with more eggs and goodies. Click here for more information.

Area Church Services for Easter

Catholic Parish in Summit County Keystone Conference Center, Sunday: 9 a.m. Our Lady of Peace Silverthorne, Saturday: 8 p.m., Sunday: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., Noon Copper Mountain Copper Mountain, Sunday: 5:15 p.m. (last Mass of the season) St. Mary Breckenridge, Saturday: 8 p.m., Sunday: 6 a.m., 8 a.m., 10 a.m. Dillon Community Church Dillon, visit website for updated schedule Lord of the Mountains Lutheran Church Dillon, Sunday: 9 a.m. (see website for entire schedule of activities)   Plan your Easter Sunday and then visit our website to book your stay.