Sundance Resort Ranks #18 Among Travel + Leisure's Top 50 U.S. Resorts

Picturesque Utah resort founded by Robert Redford introduces Mountain Cottage Package for rest, relaxation, and self-expression

Aug 02, 2011, 11:00 ET from Sundance Resort

SUNDANCE, Utah, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sundance Resort, set amidst the splendor of Utah's breathtaking Mt. Timpanogos, ranked No. 18 on the Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2011 list of Top Resorts in the Continental U.S. and Canada.  Founded by Robert Redford in 1969, Sundance has received numerous accolades including Utah's 2011 Best of State award for Best Vacation Resort and Conde Nast Traveler's Gold List.

"Sundance is honored to be recognized for its commitment to excellence," commented Chad Linebaugh, General Manager. "We strive to offer the idyllic retreat for rest, relaxation, and self-expression.  With that in mind, we're introducing a special Sundance Mountain Cottage package for guests who want to experience all the resort has to offer at very favorable pricing."

Sundance Resort Mountain Cottage Package, available now through December 20th, includes two nights in the cozy rustic luxury of a Sundance Mountain Cottage; a scenic lift ride over expansive mountain vistas; a class in painting, pottery or jewelry making at the Sundance Art Shack; a soothing 60-minute spa treatment, and dinner in either of two award winning restaurants, The Foundry Grill or Tree Room. Package starts at $419 per person based on double occupancy. Two-night minimum. Not including tax or gratuity. For more information or to make a reservation call 801-225-4107 or visit our website,

Sundance is a year round resort offering an array of mountain activities including snow sports, hiking, mountain biking, fly-fishing, and horseback riding as well as spa treatments and unique offerings such as art classes, exhibits, theatre, an Author Series and periodic film screenings.


Nestled at the base of 12,000-foot Mt. Timpanogos, the Sundance Resort is a 5,000-acre destination resort, committed to maintaining the balance of art, nature and recreation.  Sundance offers diverse mountain recreation experiences and encourages the cultivation of art and self-expression, as well as the preservation of the land.  Created by Robert Redford, Sundance is a haven for discovery and inspiration, featuring 100 well-appointed cottages and homes consistent with the Sundance brand. The Sundance family of companies includes the Sundance Resort, Sundance Preserve, Sundance Institute, Sundance Channel, Sundance Cinemas and Sundance Catalog.  For more information on Sundance, call 801-225-4107 or visit our website,  

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