Steamboat is jumping on the stay-and-ski-free sledwagon. Similar to Crested Butte’s stay-and-ski-free deal, Steamboat if offering the free goods from opening day to Christmas. You have to stay three nights minimum, and get one less free day than nights stayed, and have to book by November 26, but it’s still some free action. The gist of the deal from their website:
Ski free by purchasing lodging for November 26-December 25, 2008 for a three night minimum stay. Package must be purchased by November 26, 2008, package includes lodging and lifts. Lift tickets are per person, limit 2 people per bedroom and are valid one day less than nights stayed. Air Tickets and Vacation Protection Plan premiums, once paid, are non refundable. Reservations cancelled 3 days or less prior to arrival are non-refundable. Other restrictions may apply – call for details.
Book by Opening Day – Nov 26th by calling Steamboat Central Reservations – 877.783.2628.
The Crested Butte offer is good opening day to December 17. The details:
This early season, November 26 through December 17, when you book your lodging with Crested Butte Vacations you’ll also receive FREE skiing. That’s right free… as in no cost to you for some of the best skiing on the planet. Use this as an opportunity to shake off the summer cobwebs and experience truly uncrowded skiing and riding at its finest. Stay and ski free packages start at just $63 per person per night. Be sure not to miss one of the best deals in all of ski country. This special package is only available through Crested Butte Vacations. Please call 800.810.7669.
Subject to availability. Price based on double occupancy in a Standard One King Room at The Grand Lodge Hotel. Extra person fees apply for more than 2 adults. Price prior to all fees, taxes and optional Travel Protection. One day lift ticket per person per night on the reservation.
Also, Crested Butte is giving some cheap love to passholders of other Colorado ski resorts. Just show your season pass at the ticket window to purchase early season lift tickets for $29.50 per day through December 17. How cool is that?
So, what are you waiting for? Round up your riffraff friends, book some accommodations, and carpool your way to Freeville.