Alta's Rustler Lodge
Accommodation & Lodging in Sandy, UT
When you stay at Alta's Rustler Lodge, you'll experience the cozy atmosphere of a mountain lodge along with excellent services and amenities. Our 85 rooms vary from luxury to modest accommodations. Daily room rates include full breakfast and dinner. The Rustler, while elegant, is congenial and relaxed, the way we feel a ski lodge should be, The comfortable furnishings give a feeling of home, but the individual service is a reminder that this is a luxury hotel.
read moreWe offer a variety of therapeutic spa treatments designed for the alpine adventurist. Combined with luxurious skin care botanicals, our treatments provide guests the highest level of tranquility and restoration so they can return to their winter adventures with ease. We invite you to join us at the Spa for a restorative Alta tradition unlike any other. Our signature deep tissue massage incorporates firm pressure and rejuvenating strokes to soothe sore joints and muscles. Includes complimentary Sore Muscle Recovery and Deep Relief Stretching massage enhancements.
read moreAlta's Rustler Lodge is in an ideal location! Only 45-minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport, with daily nonstop flights from more than 60 cities, you can take a morning flight from either coast and be skiing by the afternoon. We can arrange for your transportation to the lodge through an independent van service, Alta Shuttle. Vans are available from the airport at 8:00 a.m. until 1:00a.m. They depart approximately every thirty minutes and cost $40.00 per person. There is little need for an automobile in Alta.
Child Care & Daycare at Alta
read moreFor those who like hot chocolate and latte breaks, fondue for aprs-ski, or even warm milk for the kids at bedtime, this is the place to stay. During the Holiday Seasons (December 18, 2020 - January 2, 2021; January 15-17; and February 12-18, 2021), the Rustler Lodge provides a supervised children's program from 5:45 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. A special "kids only" dinner is served prior to the activities. Children 5 and up are welcome to join in the fun! The Alta's Children's Center is a full-service childcare facility located at the Albion Base Area.
Alta Ski Area & Snowbird Ski Resort
read moreAlta is for you, whatever your ability! Alta averages 550 inches of snow a year- our deep powder snow, rugged terrain and spectacular scenery are world renown. The best kept secret is our great beginner and intermediate terrain, which together comprise 65% of the area. The wide variety of terrain and snow conditions provide skiing opportunities for every level of skier. Purchase discount multi-day lift tickets in advance at alta.com or at our front desk for your convenience. Snowbird is a world-renowned snow and terrain must-ski destination.
Frequently Asked Questions
read moreAll other cancellations (regardless of the reason) will forfeit full payment, unless we are able to refill the entire space. Guests are responsible for all nights reserved and will be charged for all changes. Due to the nature and size of our property, it is necessary to strictly adhere to our cancellation policy. Check-in is at 4:00pm and check out is at NOON. If you arriving before 4:00pm or departing later than NOON, your luggage can be stored in our luggage room. If you want to ski past the NOON check-out time, you are more than welcome to shower and change in our facilities.
Fine Dining & Restaurants
read moreThe Rustler Lodge Dining Room is known for fine dining, unmatched elegance and magnificent views. Chef Ed McCall has been creating a unique dining experience at the Rustler Lodge since 1989. Ed, along with Food and Beverage Manager Meg Kemp, take great pride in offering guests a consistently high standard of fine cuisine and attentive service. Throughout the pandemic, we are offering complimentary room service for Breakfast and Dinner should you prefer to dine in your room. Come as you are, and enjoy the Rustler's perfect Alta combination of casual comfort, exquisite cuisine and exceptional service.
read moreIn the evening, make new friends and renew old acquaintances while relaxing by the warmth of a roaring fire. Enjoy a spectacular Alta sunset from the Eagle's Nest Lounge and then join us in the Rustler Dining Room for our unparalleled cuisine and magnificent views. The Alta's Rustler Lodge is the kind of place where you can arrive with nothing but a credit card and be equipped in less than an hour with ski boots, skis, clothes, Alta or Snowbird lift tickets, a ski school instructor, slopeside dinner reservations, and a massage appointment.