2011 Brings HGTV Dream Home, New Performing Arts Center, Unrivaled Hospitality and Unprecedented Real Estate Opportunities to Stowe Mountain Resort
STOWE, VT (December 8, 2010) – After being named on almost every list as one of the top ski resorts the East, North America and the World, Stowe Mountain Resort debuts new amenities and programs unequaled in the resort industry. This season Stowe debuts new additions to the resort almost 20 years in the making. With a contemporary focus on value and convenience, Stowe has set new standards for mountain recreation and home ownership.
Here’s a sample of what’s new at Stowe Mountain Resort:
HGTV Dream Home
HGTV will celebrate 15 years of making dreams come true when it awards the 2011 HGTV Dream Home, a new, fully-furnished modern rustic mountain home in Stowe, Vermont, early next year. The 15th annual HGTV Dream Home will be located at Spruce Peak in Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Resort. The custom-designed home will blend rustic mountain appeal with modern architecture, created with the bold, innovative ideas that make HGTV Dream Homes so exciting and unique. Public tours of the HGTV 2011 Dream Home will be available during the winter 2011 season. Information about the home is available at Dream Home central on HGTV.com/dreamhome.
“This HGTV Dream Home is the first in Vermont, and we intend to show the features that make this location so amazing,” said HGTV Dream Home Planner Jack Thomasson. “It’s a spectacular place and the perfect location for our 15th anniversary home.”
Unprecedented Real Estate Value at Spruce Peak at Stowe
Spruce Peak at Stowe has just made significant price adjustments on a limited number of Front Four Private Residences. The Front Four Residences at Stowe Mountain Lodge are situated on the penthouse floors. The Front Four is a private residence club offering shared ownership residences with two-, three- or four-bedrooms ranging in size from 2,000 to 3,500 square feet. The new price adjustments include all the benefits of ownership in the premier private residence club in the Northeast. Owners receive a membership in Stowe Mountain Club that entitles them to two daily ski passes while in residence and unlimited golf while in residence during the summer season. Prices start at $99,000 for a seasonal ownership plan.
New pricing has also just been made available for a limited number of private Mountain Cabins and three-bedroom residences in Stowe Mountain Lodge. The Mountain Cabins at Spruce Peak provide the ultimate slopeside accommodations; featuring four bedrooms designed around 3,000 square feet. Construction has begun on four Mountain Cabins which are the only new residences available in this neighborhood. Prices have recently been adjusted as much as $900,000.
“We offer a complete resort experience comparable to the very best mountain resorts in the West. More and more Northeasterners are discovering the superior value and clear conveniences that Stowe offers its guests,” according to Michael Langley of Spruce Peak.
Live the Stowe Lifestyle with Experience Stowe Packages
The Experience Stowe Package has provided many prospective residents an excellent chance to preview the unique and unforgettable ownership opportunities at Stowe. Interested prospects and families can spend 3 days and 2 nights at Stowe Mountain Lodge in the Front Four residences for only $799 (based on space availability.) Guests will stay in a four bedroom, 3,000 square foot residence, receive a pair of ski passes, breakfast each morning, two Spa treatments, and have the opportunity to find out more about the value of second home ownership at Stowe Mountain Resort. For more information visit www.stowe.com/live or contact Spruce Peak at Stowe (877) 977-7823. Experience Stowe Packages are also available for Mountain Cabins.
Grand Opening of New Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center
The Grand Opening week of the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center will take place from December 27 to December 31, concluding with a special benefit concert with James Taylor. Other grand opening performances include: Ben Vereen, Sara Watkins, Eileen Ivers and the Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata. Developed to operate year-round as a major component of the east’s premier mountain resort, Stowe’s new performing arts center is a venue for a wide spectrum of events; theater, music, dance, comedy, film, lectures and multimedia presentations. Info at www.sprucepeakarts.org
Stowe Mountain Lodge South Wing Opens Its Doors
Stowe Mountain Lodge was recently named one of the Top Five Hotels in the US in the Conde Nast Traveler Reader Poll. The AAA Four-Diamond Lodge will open an additional 173 guest rooms in December 2010 more the doubling the current capacity of the Lodge and bringing the total room count to 312. The South Wing of Stowe Mountain Lodge will feature the same lavishly appointed accommodations as the two-year old North Wing. Stowe Mountain Lodge offers more than 12,000 square feet of event space, as well as high-end boutiques, restaurants, farm-to-table cuisine, Spa, swimming, superb service and more. Info at www.stowemountainlodge.com
More About Spruce Peak at Stowe Mountain Resort
Spruce Peak at Stowe is a new slope-side community at the base of Spruce Peak and Mt. Mansfield, Vermont’s highest peak. The intimate alpine neighborhood boasts a world-class spa, hotel, dining, shopping and year-round outdoor recreational opportunities including skiing & golf. The resort has also been recognized for its environmental efforts by receiving Audubon International’s ‘Sustainable Community Certification.’ Stowe is the only mountain resort in the nation to receive Audubon’s highest environmental endorsement.Info at www.stowe.com/live