Recognition of Excellence

excellence-badgeHotelsCombined, the Australian-based hotel price comparison website owned by KAYAK, has selected Goldminer’s Daughter Lodge to receive the official Recognition of Excellence Award. This selection has come from HotelsCombined’s extensive surveys using data from millions of guest reviews for a wide range of accommodation within the United States.

Unbeatable Location

Getting here is easy; leaving is another story.

Nestled at the foot of Alta Ski Resort and a short shuttle from Snowbird, the Goldminer’s Daughter Lodge is your home away from home while you ski the steepest and deepest Utah has to offer. The “Greatest Snow on Earth” is extremely easy to access, which means you get to spend more time skiing and less time traveling. What are you waiting for? Just 25 miles or 45 minutes from Salt Lake International Airport, the Goldminer’s Daughter Lodge gives exceptional access to Utah’s world-renowned skiing.


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Sleeps 5

Full bath

Classic Guest Room

"There's so much room for activities!" Our Classic Guest Rooms provide all the space for two people to enjoy comfortably or if you're a lavish lone skier, you will find plenty of room to sprawl out and make yourself at home.

Sleeps 2

Full bath (no tub)

Small Guest Room

While the Small Guest Rooms are just a touch smaller than the Classic Guest Rooms, they don't sacrifice any of the "homeyness" that distinguishes Goldminer's Daughter from the other lodges. The Small Guest Rooms provide ample space for two people and all their accompanying ski gear.

Sleeps 5

Full bath

Shane Suite

Named after the original Goldminer's Daughter owners and true pioneers in the ski industry, the Shane Suite is one of two large suites and provides plenty of room for groups and families to kick back, stretch out, and relax.

Sleeps 6

2 full bath

North Suite

The Goldminer's is excited to present our newest room type!

Sleeps 5

Full bath

Junior Suite

Slightly smaller than the four large suites, the two Junior Suites are just as cozy and help to alleviate stress by giving you a second room for the kids when you need some space.

Sleeps 4

Full bath


Sorry, no bunk beds. The Dorm Rooms are great for the lone wolf whose sole concerns are skiing, sleeping, and eating and doesn't mind sharing a room with other hardcore ski enthusiasts.

The Goldminer's Advantage

We want your time with us to be as memorable and comfortable as possible. Here are just a few key perks of staying at your favorite lodge.


What's new...

Wondering which season pass to purchase this winter?

With so many multi-resort season passes available these days, from the Epic Pass to the Ikon to the Mountain Collective to the Rocky Mountain Super Pass to the Max Pass, have you ever wondered which option is the best for you?

Exercises to prepare you for the up-coming ski season.

Every year around this time, as the temperature cools and the first dusting of snow falls on the mountains, you might find yourself thinking more and more about your current physical fitness level for the upcoming season.