Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the difference between a Guest House and the Lodge or Villas?
A: The Trapp Family Lodge Guest Houses are privately owned timeshare units (one or two week ownership is the most common). The Lodge is a 96 room hotel. The Villas are luxury fractional ownership homes. The Guest Houses and Villas enjoy full use of the lodge amenities and facilities.
Q: Do the Guest Houses offer deeded ownership?
A: Owners have deeded ownership as a co-op, which can be passed on from generation to generation.
Q: Do you offer resales, and how is this different from developer sales?
A: Yes, we have been offering resales for over 20 years, and have one of the most successful resale programs in the industry. A proven resale program is very important to consider when purchasing, and reslae can offer outstanding value. Prices are not inflated with the same cost as most developer sales.
Q: How many bedrooms does a Guest House have, how many do they sleep?
A: Two bedrooms. The Master Bedroom has a Queen size bed, the second bedroom has two single beds and the Living Room has a Queen size sleeper sofa. They will easily accommodate 6 people.
Q: Is there a fireplace in the Guest House?
A: All Guest Houses have a woodstove, firewood with fire starter is provided.
Q: Is there an indoor pool & fitness center?
A: Yes, we have a beautiful Fitness Center with indoor pool. There are designated adult and family swim times. The fitness center includes a well equipped gym and a 24 person outdoor hot-tub.
Q: Is there an outdoor pool?
A: Yes, we have two outdoor pools - the Family pool is located near the Fitness Center and the Maria Pool for adults only is located in a private area behind the Main Lodge
Q: Can we use the other amenities?
A: Yes, there are 2500 acres to explore, and you have use of the crosscoutry ski and snowshoe trails. Mountian bike trails are avialable as well. Check with the outdoor activity center for more details.
Q: Do we need to bring kitchen utensils?
A: No. The Guest Houses have fully equipped kitchens: stove/oven, refrigerator, dishwasher and dishwashing detergent, microwave, coffee maker with filters, cooking & eating utensils for six, paper towels, toilet tissue, dish soap, and salt & pepper.
Q: Do we need to bring towels and linens?
A: No. The Guest Houses have towels and linens for six, with a midweek linen exchange.
Q: What is the square footage of the Guest Houses?
A: 1100 square feet.
Q: How many bathrooms are in the Guest Houses?
A: Two full baths, one of which is in the Master Bedroom.
Q: Do the Guest Houses have DVD players and Internet Service?
A: Yes, they have DVD/VCR's & Wireless Internet service.
Q: Do The Guest Houses have a washer and dryer?
A: No, but there are coin-operated washers and dryers in the Laundry Building near the Guest Houses.