As we eagerly anticipate the Olympics and sit in the midst of a deep-freeze in the U.S., winter activities and escapes are plentiful. One such escape can be found at Resort at Squaw Creek. In honor of the upcoming games in Sochi, Russia, and as a tribute to Squaw Valley's Olympic heritage, they are offering the ultimate winter vacation package.
The “1960 Winter Games” offer includes one bedroom penthouse accommodations for two nights, two lift tickets per day (up to 2 people), $150 food and beverage credit per day, two spa treatments per stay, two adult “Sports Package” ski rentals per day, complimentary valet parking and resort fee.
A full-service, luxury resort in an idyllic mountain setting, Resort at Squaw Creek rests at the base of Squaw Valley, site of the 1960 Winter Olympics, and just minutes from California's North Lake Tahoe. This AAA Four-Diamond is ideally situated to offer access to Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows. On 195 beautiful hillside acres beneath the mammoth peaks of Squaw Valley, California, Resort at Squaw CreekTM is conveniently located 42 miles west of the Reno/Tahoe International Airport, 200 miles east of San Francisco and 100 miles east of Sacramento.
This property features 405 luxurious resort rooms and suites, complete with resort-style kitchens, fireplaces and LCD flat-screen TVs, comfort guests in mountain home ambiance.
Recreation enthusiasts love the resort's true ski-in, ski-out lodging, 18-hole championship golf course, on-site cross-country ski center, fly fishing center, ice-skating rink, heated swimming pools, waterslide, and scenic hiking and biking trails.
Resort at Squaw Creek also has a shopping promenade, four distinct restaurants as well as other dining venues, extensive meeting and wedding facilities, a full-service spa, a complete health and fitness center, and Mountain BuddiesTM, a comprehensive children's program.
Enticed yet? The “1960 Winter Games” offer is available throughout the ski season for $1,960 for two people, for the two-night package. Call 530-583-6300 to book or use the promo code 1960. In addition to this package, Resort at Squaw Creek has a number of other special offers. (http://www.squawcreek.com/lake-tahoe-special-offers.php)
(To read about my visit to Resort at Squaw Creek: http://www.examiner.com/article/resort-at-squaw-creek-north-lake-tahoe-ca)
Resort at Squaw Creek
400 Squaw Creek Road
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Phone (530) 583.6300
Toll-Free phone (800) 327.3353