9 Luxe Rentals Near the Sundance Film Festival
Need a last-minute place to rest your weary head while you watch the plethora of films at the Sundance Film Festival? Check out these beautiful homes for rent in Park City, the Utah town that hosts the festival each year.
The Sundance Film Festival is in full swing, drawing filmmakers, actors, musicians and other showbiz types to the ski resort town of Park City, Utah. If you’re up for some film-watching and star-gazing, check out these gorgeous Park City rentals close to all the festivities of Sundance. If the prices seem steep, just think: Leonardo DiCaprio could be your neighbor. Now, who wouldn’t pay a few thousand a night for that?
Flight at Canyons ResortVoted Best of State, Custom Home of the Year by the Utah Home Builders Association, this newly constructed six-bedroom chalet boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, sweeping views and modern decor. With 12 acres of pristine, wooded land, the home is also nestled on a ski run for true ski-in/ski-out access.
Rate: Starting at $12K
Another WorldThis 12-suite villa is nestled on the slopes of Canyons Resort in Park City, offering direct ski-in/ski-out access and stunning views accented by floor-to-ceiling windows. More akin to a private ski lodge than a single residence, this home truly is Another World, featuring a game room, wine cellar, fitness suite, indoor hot tub and theater.
Rate: Starting at $16K
Silver Star at Park CityThis lift-served ski-in/ski-out community consists of roughly 90 cottage condo properties which feature two to five bedrooms less than a mile from Main Street and surrounding theater venues. (Also the site of the year-round Sundance headquarters.) The properties feature gourmet kitchens with top-of-the-line appliances, satellite TVs and wireless Internet access. The Silver Star community offers a heated outdoor pool and hot tub, fitness center, on-site front desk and concierge staff, ski rental shop, on-site cafe, lift ticket window and heated underground parking.
Rate: Nightly rates range from $425 for a two-bedroom in the summer to $3,108 for a five-bedroom in the height of winter season.
King's EstateDesigned by architect Michael Upwall, this six-bedroom villa, which sleeps 16, is located in the gated community of Deer Crest on the slopes of Deer Valley Resort. This ski-in/ski-out home offers 8,357 square feet of indoor living space and more than 3,000 square feet of deck and patio space, making it an ideal getaway for family vacations, corporate retreats or getaways with friends. Amenities include nine gas fireplaces, a spectacular glass elevator, earth stone pizza oven, wet bar, wine room, home theater, sauna and private outdoor hot tub.
Rate: Nightly rates range from $3,000 to $6,000 depending on the season.
GandharaNamed after an ancient kingdom in the foothills of Hindu Kush, this 11,000-square-foot ski chalet in the Wasatch Mountains offers six bedrooms, nine bathrooms and sleeps 14 people. Designed by renowned architect Michael Upwall, the home sits on the slopes of Deer Valley Resort in the gated community of Deer Crest. Filled with whimsical paintings, including works by Banksy and Yue Minjun, Gandhara maintains a distinct, colorful personality. The villa features a stadium-seat theater, pool table, indoor bar, private saltwater hot tub, fitness suite, elevator and inviting outdoor fire pit – perfect for après ski.
Rate: $3,000 per night in the summer and $8,500 during peak times, with a five-night minimum.
Woodside VillaLocated less than 100 yards from a ski run and two blocks from Main Street, this 4,500-square-foot Old Town home offers five bedrooms, five bathrooms and sleeps 12 people. The residence infuses elements of Park City's mining history with modern architecture, featuring hardwood floors and beams, vaulted ceilings and custom lighting. Just steps from Park City Mountain Resort's Town Lift, this home also offers easy access to the shopping, dining and live entertainment of Main Street. Gas fireplaces, large-screen plasma TVs and a private hot tub welcome guests after a day on the slopes. Each bedroom boasts a private bath and unique amenities, from a wet bar to a two-way fireplace.
Rate: Nightly rates range from $1,900/night in the low season to $5,250/night at high season.
435 Park AvenueThis Old Town four-bedroom ski home is located a block from historic Main Street and within walking distance of the Town Lift at Park City Mountain Resort. Newly renovated, 435 Park Avenue offers everything you need to enjoy a luxurious mountain getaway, including a gourmet kitchen, spacious living areas, a private outdoor hot tub, deck space and gas fireplaces.
Rate: Nightly rates range from $1,250 to $2,625
Black Bear LodgeThe two-bedroom Black Bear Lodge is located at Deer Valley Resort, an easy walk to the slopes, boutiques and restaurants of Silver Lake Village. After a day screening films, retreat to your Deer Valley condo, complete with classic western mountain decor, a gourmet kitchen, spacious living area and gorgeous views. Amenities include private hot tubs, gas fireplaces, flat-screen TVs and private decks. Guests receive access to a heated outdoor pool and hot tub, fitness center and heated parking facility.
Rate: Runs from $345 a night to $845 in high season
2 NorthsideThis five-bedroom residence is located in the luxurious Empire Pass community at Deer Valley Resort, offering ski-in/ski-out access to the perfectly groomed runs on Flagstaff Mountain. With 6,600 square feet of living space, this home, which sleeps 16, offers two master suites with gas fireplaces, seven baths, a den with projector screen theater, gourmet kitchen, game room with Xbox and arcade, and a private outdoor hot tub.
Rate: Runs from $1,200 in the spring to $4,725 per night in high season