Sundeck in Summer

Operated by The Little Nell —Aspen’s only five-star, five-diamond hotel — the Sundeck takes full advantage of its mountaintop location in summertime. Enjoy a refreshing salad on the patio with extraordinary views over the Elk Mountains. 

Summer Operating Hours


Summer Operating Dates

Open: Weekends from May 27–June 11 & September 8-October 2 | Daily from June 16–September 4

Close: October 2, 2023

Cuisine: American, Mediterranean & Asian
Location: Aspen Mountain, Top of the Silver Queen Gondola
Serves: Lunch

Enjoy healthy, fresh and inventive soups, pizzas, unique salads and delicious sandwiches. It’s all served in the Sundeck’s bright and warm setting, defined by 30-foot ceilings and a huge rock fireplace. Listen to live bluegrass on Sundays or simply go for a short hike atop the mountain. Clearly marked trails lead to forest, meadows and more scenic views.

The Sundeck is also a popular special events venue in summer.

Sundeck Events

Sundeck Weddings

Sundeck weddings

Sundeck weddings

With guests riding the scenic Silver Queen Gondola to the top, a world-renowned restaurant to cater the event, and a spectacular backdrop for your vows, you'd be hard-pressed to come up with a more perfect mountaintop wedding venue than the Sundeck.

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