The Little Nell - Facts and Information


Located at the base of Aspen Mountain, The Little Nell has astonishing mountainous views surrounding the hotel. The Little Nell is a luxurious 92 rooms, include 52 guest rooms, 26 premium guest rooms, eight suites and six specialty suites, each fashioned with an “Aspen Modern” style. All accommodations feature a unique floor plan and the majority of the rooms offer balconies to better enjoy the views. This Five-Star, Five-Diamond resort is the only ski-in/ski-out in Aspen.


Element 47

Element 47 at The Little Nell is the only Forbes Five-Star-rated restaurant in Aspen. New American cuisine infused with seasonal ingredients from Executive Chef Matt Zubrod is complemented by a Burgundy-rich wine list developed by their Master Sommelier and Wine Director, Carlton McCoy. Element 47's sleek design by Bentel & Bentel of New York creates a memorable dining ambience, highlighted by large-scale artwork and a glass wine wall - a subtle nod to a prestigious and award-winning wine list. Indulge in breakfast, lunch or dinner at element 47, and experience world-class, personal service in an approachable and contemporary environment.

Ajax Tavern

Ajax Tavern is the ultimate après-ski setting with its sun-drenched mountainside patio. Located right next to the Silver Queen Gondola, Ajax Tavern is the hub for casual fine dining in an unbeatable atmosphere. The Tavern comes to life at lunch, and the energy rolls on well into the night.

Hours of Operation:

Open from 11:30 am – 10 p.m. with an après-ski menu from 2 – 6 p.m.

Chair 9

Chair 9 is known as one of the best après-ski lounges around with an inviting atmosphere, drinks and appetizers, three LCD HD TVs and entertainment.

Hours of Operation:

Open from 3 – 8 p.m. in the winter with DJs daily from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m.

The Living Room

The Living Room at The Little Nell resembles a private residence tucked away in the Alps. This warm, cozy space wraps around a two-sided fireplace with intimate arrangements of comfortable furniture. An ideal spot to enjoy a glass of wine, sample the element 47 bar menu, and see and be seen.

The Sundeck

Set upon the very peak of Aspen Mountain, the Sundeck is a great place for group entertaining and can be reserved for private functions. The Sundeck is accessible only by the Silver Queen Gondola. Lunch is available during summer and winter.

Aspen Mountain Club

Nestled atop the highest peak of Aspen’s Elk Mountain Range sits the Aspen Mountain Club, an elegant retreat for breakfast and lunch, as well as private member functions under the stars. Membership to the club is by invitation only.

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