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Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Studio condo between Alta & Snowbird Ski Resorts with Spectacular Views

This luxurious studio condominium comfortably sleeps 2 and is located in the highly desirable Blackjack Lodge in Alta. An elevator provides easy access to the condo on the 3rd floor. Blackjack Lodge is ideally located between the Alta and Snowbird ski resorts. You can ski-in and ski-out to Snowbird, depending on snow conditions, and ski home from Alta if you are comfortable skiing off piste and know the way home. A free ski shuttle runs between the lodge and both Alta ski area bases daily from mid-December thru mid-April to get you to and from the slopes. Dining options abound and are only minutes away at either Alta or Snowbird. If you don't feel like driving, or shuttled up from the airport, for a small fee 'Canyon Transportation Inc' can provide you with transportation between the Blackjack Lodge and the resorts from 5-11 pm. It’s literally just a few minutes drive to either resort. Whether you rent a car or drive to Alta in your own vehicle, 4 wheel drive is recommended as Little Cottonwood Canyon is often restricted to 4 x 4 or chains during a storm cycle which is why Alta is 'Rated #1 for Snow' year after year in major ski publications like SKI and POWDER Magazines.

In addition to your fabulous on mountain experience, are the spectacular Mt. Superior, Hellgate Cliffs and down canyon views from this condo. After a full day on the mountain, returning to this condo, relaxing in front of the fireplace and watching the sunset over the Wasatch mountains will complete your day. Little Cottonwood canyon is truly an amazing place and Mt. Superior, one of the most photographed mountains in the world, is literally right outside your window.

The condo has recently been totally remodeled and includes a fully equipped kitchen with custom knotty alder cabinetry, granite countertops, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, Wolf electric cook top and full size convection oven. There is radiant heated travertine tile flooring in the entry, kitchen and bathroom. Premium wool carpet covers the living area floor. Nothing feels better than returning after a full day on the mountain, removing your boots and stepping into the condo on the heated floor to warm your feet. There is a wood burning fireplace, with free firewood provided, a queen size Murphy bed, full size sofa sleeper, flat screen HDTV with Satellite Direct TV, a DVD player and free wi-fi. Additionally, there is a free washer & dryer on each floor, an exercise room on the main floor, Men’s and Women’s saunas on the 2nd floor and a common lounge area on the main floor with a fireplace, computer/printer and additional free wi-fi. A private ski locker with a Master combination lock is also provided in the locker room on the main floor for your ski gear.

This is truly a one of a kind property in Alta and the 2013-2014 season was the first season this condo has been available for rent. It truly is a Powder Paradise.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
13 March, 2018

About Steve

I first came to Alta with a couple ski buddies for a weeks vacation in the mid-70's after graduating from college. We stayed a week in one of the lodges after which my buddies flew home to their families and jobs. I just couldn't leave so I got a job at the GMD lodge and stayed 5 years. Needless to say my parents were not happy I was ski bumming with a college degree they had paid for. Truth is Alta had gotten in my blood in 1 short week. When I eventually did leave I vowed to somehow try to return to Alta. After going back to school and then entering the real job world I met my future wife. I had to bring her to Alta to see if we were really compatible. She fell in love with Alta immediately and we eventually started coming to Blackjack Lodge on our ski vacations. We like to cook so the idea of having our own kitchen, fireplace and no schedule for meals was a no brainer. In 1998 a studio came up for sale and we bought it sight unseen. We have been enjoying this powder paradise ever since.

If you decide to come to Alta and stay at Blackjack I'm sure you won't be sorry. If you have any questions I will be glad to try to answer them, if I don't know the answer I'll find out for you. If you want to know the way to ski home from Alta I can definitely help you with that , please feel free to ask me anything you like, I'll be happy to talk to you!!

Why Steve chose Snowbird

Snow, snow, and more snow !!!!!

What makes this condo unique

Superior Views and merely minutes from Alta/Snowbird ski resorts with very comfortable accommodations!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in Snowbird

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
  • Village
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Murphy bed; Full size sofa sleeper
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • snowboarding


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Luxurious Upscale Studio Condominium With Spectacular Views
average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews

A refreshing getaway

  • 5 of 5

The condo was welcoming from the moment we stepped inside. A comfortable home to return to after a day of skiing Alta and Snowbird. It is very quiet and perfectly appointed — everything from the kitchen appliances to the carpet and bed are high-end and. The studio has been so well designed - it was more than enough space for the two of us. We loved the short walk to ski into Snowbird and the 2 minute drive to park at Alta (or there’s a shuttle bus). We will definitely be back - thanks for making our stay so easy and wonderful Steve!

  • Review Submitted: 11/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A perfect condo to stage your best ski vacation ever! Great communication from the owner! Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 24/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great condo in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great vacation at this property! First, the information that Steve sent was very detailed and helpful. The condo is perfect! Nice and cozy for the two of us, very nice appliances, beautiful view and so easy to get to both Snowbird and Alta. We'll definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 06/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Anne, we'd love to have you back and thanks for taking such good care of our condo, we appreciate it !!!!
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Cozy clean attractive spot

  • 5 of 5

4 day trip for my brothers birthday . The place was perfect for us .. well outfitted , fabulous ski in ski out location for snowbird and easy walkable or shuttle access to Alta. Our hosts could not have been better ... the condo was like new and amazing quality with a touch of cozy ... and our hosts were incredibly helpful from groceries and hot spots ... they even sent 9inch snowfall to make sure we had the best time ... I’d highly recommend them .. and debating whether it’s the beginning of an annual for us ... many thanks

  • Review Submitted: 02/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Karen, it was a pleasure having you and your brother stay at our condo, thanks for taking such good care of it during your stay and we would welcome your return.
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Great studio condo in a perfect location for skiing Alta and Snowbird.

  • 5 of 5

My son and I traveled to Utah for his 18th birthday to ski Alta and Snowbird. The Blackjack studio condo was perfect size and location for our trip. The condo is perfect for 2 to 3 people with one queen and a pull out couch. The furnishings are all updated and well done. I would recommend this condo for anyone that loves skiing. Location, views, and flat out two great mountains to explore.

  • Review Submitted: 15/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Small (it's a studio) but meticulously appointed apartment. Great kitchen. 1-2 min to Alta lot

  • 5 of 5

Steve the owner very helpful

  • Review Submitted: 09/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Salt Lake City International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Alta Peruvian Lodge
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Shallow Shaft Restaurant in Alta
Nearest Ski
0.7 Miles
Alta +/or Snowbird
Car: recommended

If you want to take a break from skiing and pamper yourself during your vacation, Blackjack Lodge is just minutes away from the Cliff Lodge at Snowbird. For a small day use fee you can enjoy their world class spa facilities, including a fully equipped fitness center, lap pool and hot tub on the roof, salon, steam room and a wide range of exercise, stretching and yoga classes. Treatments and massages are also available.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in Snowbird

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Regular Season
25 Feb 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
End of Season
1 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$127.43
Property Damage Protection AU$75.18
Tax Rate 13.42%

Check In 3pm - Check out 11am
Maximum occupancy: 2 (for exceptions contact owner)
Utah State Lodging tax of 13.1% is not included in daily rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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