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Best children’s toy store in the West!

The children’s toy store at Sun Valley resort in Ketchum Idaho is like a FAO Schwartz on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bruce M
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winter wonderland summer playground

i have been living and working here for 20 years! wonderful people.. great food.. great vistas... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
anita m
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Sun Valley, Idaho
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Whether it's an exciting day on the slopes of Bald Mountain, or a relaxing sleigh ride or round of golf, Idaho's famous year-round resort promises a variety of recreation for outdoor enthusiasts.
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1 Sun Valley Road, Sun Valley, ID 83353
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(800) 786-8259
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The children’s toy store at Sun Valley resort in Ketchum Idaho is like a FAO Schwartz on steroids. The quality variety and inventory is rare to find today. Be sure to meet Heather who was one of the most creative and helpful sales people we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 4 days ago

i have been living and working here for 20 years! wonderful people.. great food.. great vistas, excellent skiing, golfing,Spa, hiking and camping area. Hidden secret! Paradise on earth!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank anita m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place anytime of year! Have skied the Baldy Mountain and walked in Fall along the Wood River. Great restaurants and shopping in Ketchum and the locals are friendly- although some are movie stars!! The Sun Valley Lodge has great staff - we were interested...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roxy20042020
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Stayed here several times over the years. Recent multi- million dollar renovation to the Lodge, built in 1936 as America's first destination ski resort. World class skiing, indoor and outdoor year 'round ice skating, and too many activities to mention.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank KEITH W. S
Reviewed 17 October 2018

We rented a condo a quarter mile down the bike/ski trail from the Sun Valley River Run base area so didn’t have to drive over. This was very convenient. It was a pleasant ten minute stroll/warm up to this base before skiing. If you do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank vliger
Reviewed 16 October 2018

It is a small water park, clean, safe and interesting. Only 2 attractions and a nice wave pool. The water is cold and some kids might not enjoy. We stayed there 3 hours and the price is quite fair.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fabio k
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I attended a conference at the sun valley resort and could not be more impressed with the service and accommodations. I want to give a special shout out to the airport shuttle drivers- they were wonderful, especially on the drive to the resort. We got...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kaj2600
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Speaking at conference and what a beautiful spot they chose! Superior service, clean and quality rooms, outstanding location with lots of activities and options.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tb451
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We played both the Trail Creek Course as well as Elkhorn. Both were fabulous courses. What was unique about Trail Creek is that you could see the Dollar Lift as well as the old ski lift equipment on the course. The weather was warm and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Golftraveler123
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had a wonderful time here and look forward to returning and staying longer. This is a great spot for couples or for families. What a perfect place for a family reunion! So much to do!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Eliza L
24 March 2018|
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Response from PAHWestfield | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the resort directly for that and ask them when is typical opening day and how many trails open on that date and what percent of terrain open. Typically, November seems pretty early and I think November really... More
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Botte515
11 September 2016|
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Response from quimby420 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Sun Valley Resort. The bus is nearby and runs to Ketchum every 10-15 minutes to bars, music, shoppes, and skiing. We used the bus to shop and have dinner. It also is the best way get to the slopes. Some of... More
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dfairall
17 March 2016|
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Response from Kelli L | Property representative |
Hello dfairall, Thanks for asking about the best time to visit Sun Valley! There are so many things to do, it is hard to decide. During the Winter, you can count on skiing from Thanksgiving to mid-April. Even with plentiful... More
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