As Aspen's only Five-Star, Five-Diamond hotel, we're exactly where you'd expect us to be -- in the heart of downtown and just steps from the Silver Queen Gondola. However you choose to get here, we look forward to your arrival. For assistance with travel and real-time weather and road condition information, please don't hesitate to call our Concierge.

Getting here


For Guests flying into the airports at Vail/Eagle County, Grand Junction, Rifle or Denver, Colorado Mountain Express provides express service to The Little Nell. Shuttles and private vehicles operate every day. Book your reservation here and receive 10% off all services offered by Colorado Mountain Express. 


Guests driving to Aspen from Denver, Colorado Springs, or any destination South of Aspen should be aware that Independence Pass is closed in the winter months, and plan alternative travel routes via I-70 through Glenwood Springs, CO. The Pass generally reopens in late May and stays open until late October, weather permitting. Please click for weather alerts and road closures in real time

Driving to Aspen from Denver is a scenic trip, about 4 hours in the winter months, via I-70 West to Glenwood Springs, and then CO Highway 82 East to Aspen. In the summer months, few drives beat the cherished trip over Independence Pass, a high mountain pass midway between Aspen and Twin Lakes reaching elevation of 12,095 feet at the top of the Continental Divide. For detailed driving information at any time of year, please contact our Concierge Team.


Guests dining at The Little Nell's element 47 and Ajax Tavern restaurants, please enjoy two hours of complimentary valet parking, with validation. Hourly valet parking costs $10/hour.  Overnight guest parking at The Little Nell is $32 per night.  


For ultimate convenience, fly into Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE) and you'll land at North America's only slopeside airport and only minutes away from The Little Nell. Over 150 nonstop and connecting flights fly weekly into Aspen from around the world, all year round. Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is serviced by commercial airlines -- United, American, Delta. Please visit www.flyaspensnowmass.com for detailed arrival/departure and airport information. 


Flying private into Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is also a convenient option. The Little Nell transportation team will await your arrival right on the tarmac. Concierge is able to arrange Charter flights with Mayo Aviation upon request. 

Our Location


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675 East Durant Avenue
Aspen, Colorado 81611

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Click-In With Chris
Introducing Click-In With Chris Davenport from March 6 – 9, 2016 - the winter skiing version of our popular summer cycling camp, Clip-In With Christian Vande Velde. This is a ski camp done The Little Nell-style with all the Five-Star services and amenities of Aspen’s only ski-in/ski-out hotel, and surprises along the way.
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The Dom Perignon Party - New Year's at The Nell
The “it party” of the holiday season takes over the main level of the hotel with live music and DJs, bottomless Dom Perignon, an open bar and food stations from element 47 that will be replenished throughout the night.
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Your Aspen Adventure Awaits
We love finding ways to provide our guests with enticing Aspen experiences that go beyond the hotel’s amenities. This winter, we’re excited to offer five such exclusive experiences: First Tracks, Snowcat Powder Tours, Snowcat Academy Ski Patrol Sweep and Groom the Mountain.

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