Photo Courtesy of Stein Eriksen Lodge

Stein Eriksen Lodge Deer Valley. Stein Eriksen Lodge Deer Valley has received the industry’s most prestigious awards and accolades. Most notably it is Utah’s only Forbes Five Star hotel and spa. The 2013 ski season kicks off a year-long celebration of Stein Eriksen Lodge Deer Valley’s 30th Anniversary. The staffs’ impeccable attention to detail and unyielding dedication to personalized customer service has created legendary ski experiences for alpine enthusiasts for three decades.

The name Stein Eriksen has been synonymous with style and elegance in the world of skiing since his gold medal victory at the 1952 Oslo Olympic Winter Games. The Norwegian inspired alpine lodge boasts large stone fireplaces, locally quarried copper accents and rich beams. A must see is his trophy case, located in the Main Lodge, where his Olympic medals, gold in giant slalom and a silver medal in slalom, are displayed amongst numerous other awards and accolades.

Steins is a true skier’s paradise with ski-in ski-out access to Deer Valley Resort, full-service ski valets and locker room. And on-site ski rental shop and skier services desk.  Additional amenities include 24-hour room service, valet parking, free property-wide Wi-Fi, two on-site restaurants, and full-service concierge.  Located just minutes via complimentary guest shuttle from shopping, galleries and restaurants on Historic Main Street. Guests visiting during the 2012-13 ski season will enjoy the new covered and heated arrival circle and enjoy après by one of the three stone fire pits overlooking the resort.

Guests can enjoy accommodation up to five-bedroom townhomes, perfect for families and large groups, spread across the property. Each room at Steins is unique in style, architecture and arrangement. All rooms are appointed with the finest amenities. Suite accommodations offer a unique experience with a full kitchen, expansive living room with fireplace, private deck with hot tub, master bedroom with fireplace and a jetted-tub in the bathroom.

Utah’s only Forbes Five Star Spa boasts 23,000 square feet dedicated to tranquility and wellness. With 16 treatment rooms, separate locker and relaxation rooms for men and women including a sauna, steam room, hot tub, and cold plunge. Additional specialty rooms include two couples treatment rooms with common relaxation area, two Vichy wet treatment rooms, manicure/pedicure room, and separate salon for hair and makeup.  The signature treatment menu is designed to soothe the effects of Park City’s high altitude and dry climate with the healing properties of natural elements.

The Glitretind restaurant is the height of culinary excellence, providing guests with an extraordinary dining experience. The setting is warm and elegant serving seasonal menus of regional American cuisine crafted by Executive Chef Zane Holmquist.

Park City, UT is the most accessible mountain town in North America, just 45 minutes (38 miles/ 61km) from the Salt Lake City International Airport. Home to three world-class ski resorts: Deer Valley Resort, Park City Mountain Resort and The Canyons Resort. Visitors and residents enjoy spectacular backdrops from every viewpoint, exciting activities, cultural events, and fine-dining befitting each season.