The Experience

The Legendary Little Nell Hotel

The Little Nell is Aspen’s only five-star, five-diamond property, and the only hotel with ski-in, ski-out access to historic Aspen Mountain.

Guests of The Little Nell enjoy luxury services and unparalleled access to America’s most famous mountain town. A cosmopolitan yet intimate ambiance provides a welcome respite from the hectic pace of modern living. An intuitive and thoughtful staff deliver the finest in haute cuisine, exclusive adventures and amenities designed to rejuvenate the mind, body and spirit.

The Residences at The Little Nell offer the same tranquility, superior guest service and 5-Star lodging as our exquisite hotel rooms. The Residences are available for nightly rental year round.


The Little Nell Hotel is pleased to offer 92 unique and stylish guest rooms, including 11 suites and three signature suites.Guests of The Little Nell are treated to a guest room experience of leisure and modern elegance. Designed by residential designer, Holly Hunt, our accommodations are imbued with warm palettes of cream, blue and chocolate, and accentuated by plush textured fabrics and unique modern art.

Relax beside your stone – clad fireplace or outside on your private balcony. Snack on organic bites and beverages stocked daily in your complimentary mini-bar, or enjoy a full spread of room service at any hour of the night.  Enhanced with modern amenities and unique touches, guest rooms at The Little Nell are designed to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul of each guest.

In a social place like Aspen, lives revolve around tables, and The Little Nell has the best tables in town. Our restaurants feature the finest locally sourced ingredients, expertly prepared by creative and conscientious chefs. Our wine cellar is a consistent winner of the Wine Spectator Grand Award, and is presided over by knowledgeable and approachable sommeliers. Each member of our culinary team, from Executive Chef to room service waiter, is dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable culinary experience. Element 47, serves memorable American cuisine with an artistic flair, 7 days a week. Breakfast, lunch, après and dinner at the base of Aspen Mountain. Local ingredients, spirits and beer complement a world class winelist.

Ajax Tavern, a popular gathering spot for lunch, après and dinner, is open 11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.7 days a week. Our sundrenched patio is now open for ski season!
Come have a drink at one of our bars, each with its own distinctive personality: Chair 9, the Living Room, element 47 bar and the Oasis…  In-room dining is always an option, 24 hours a day, should you prefer to dine privately in the comfort of your room or suite.


The Little Nell’s luxury Spa and Fitness Center seeks to indulge guests with the finest in luxury relaxation and rejuvenation methods.Treat your body to and array of spa and fitness services including state-of-the-art strength-training equipment, cardiovascular exercise machines, elegantly appointed changing rooms, and highly-qualified massage therapists skilled in a variety of relaxation techniques.For the ultimate in privacy, you may schedule and in-room massage, choosing from any of the massage techniques offered by our skilled massage therapists.


Adventures with The Little Nell give you and your family the opportunity to experience the beauty of Aspen combined with the legendary service of our award-winning hotel. Our programs are entirely customizable to your ability level, outdoor experience and comfort in high altitudes, and will develop your passion for adventure and the outdoors. Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Food & Beverage credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
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