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To help you plan a vacation with Moving Mountains we have provided you with as much information as possible. Here are some common questions:


When shall I come & do you have availability?

Once you have a date in mind, please check the availability charts for the chalet that you are interested in. We try to keep these up to date within 24 hours for all confirmed reservations.

Our availability charts will give you a clear idea of what is available. Please call our office (1-877 624 2538 Toll Free) with any questions. Click here to see availability.

How much will my vacation cost?

You need to consider all your anticipated costs when planning a vacation in Steamboat. 

If you are renting a home these should include:
  • Lodging rental
  • Airfares to Steamboat / Hayden (HDN) or Denver (DEN)
  • Airport transfer - Airport shuttle or rental car (rental/gas/insurance/airport fees)
  • Food for your group for the week
  • Lift tickets
  • Ski school
  • Equipment rental
  • Non-skiing activities
  • Housekeeping
For guests who opt to take the Luxury Catered Chalet package the list is shorter as many of the above items are included:
  • Lodging rental + Catered Chalet package
  • Airfares to Steamboat / Hayden (HDN) or Denver (DEN)
  • Lift tickets
  • Ski school
  • Equipment rental
  • Non-skiing activities

Can you save me money?

We are able to offer you many savings through discounted airfares and equipment rental which are available when combined with a lodging package.

Another factor to consider is that prices vary across the season according to demand - typically Christmas and New Year are the peak times; other times in the season may better suit people traveling on a budget. 

How many can come?

Our chalets can either accommodate groups of all sizes. For large groups we can create a package with multiple homes.

Can you help me find flights?

Our contacts with air seat wholesalers allows us the opportunity to access bulk fares on many routes. These fares are limited in numbers and we encourage you to inquire early to get the best deals.

Can I pre-arrange my lift tickets and ski rentals?

Our aim is to make your vacation hassle free. We will be delighted to organize your lift tickets for you so that they are ready when you arrive. If you need ski or snowboard equipment we rec0ommend Black Tie  Ski rentals who will fit you out in the convenience of your own chalet making your first day that much more relaxing.  Their equipment is second to none and their rates are competitive with all mountain rental stores.

Can I buy Travel Insurance?

We offer comprehensive travel insurance so that you can protect your holiday investment. Two policies are offered with Travel Guard International. Click here for more information.

How do we book?

Call or email our office (1-877 624 2538 Toll Free) and let us know when you want to come. We'll hold the dates for you and email or fax you a booking form to sign and fax back to us with the appropriate deposit as soon as possible.

So who or what is Moving Mountains?

Moving Mountains is a unique lodging concept that has been developed to offer you the ultimate relaxed mountain vacation. We offer the best homes on the mountain that offer privacy and top quality amenities. 

We have planned our full-service catered lodging to take the hassle out of your vacation. Many of our guests have experienced rental homes and hotels and prefer our package because we take care of shopping, housekeeping, preparing meals and washing-up while they are able to spend their vacation having fun with their friends and family.

The company is owned and managed by Robin & Heather Craigen who have a successful background in the hospitality industry. Their team of experienced and professional staff add another colorful dimension to the whole experience and look forward to welcoming you to their full-service chalets.

Are the Chalets ideal for a family or a group of couples?

Both! Enjoy your vacation with your family while not having to be crammed into one small hotel room. No one will have to stop skiing to rush back to the condominium to make dinner - Our Chalets are already stocked and fully equipped, and we make dinner!

Groups of friends will enjoy our top quality amenities for their exclusive use; including individual rooms with private bathrooms. This will be the end of your worries as a group organizer - we'll take care of the rest, including the role of designated driver. We'll cater to all your group's needs and organize everyone's outings and activities whether they be individually or as a group. Enjoy having a Chalet that can easily and comfortably accommodate you and your friends.
 

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