New United Nonstop Summer Jet Service From Houston Starts June 26th Flight Bolsters Summer Access to Steamboat From Over 60 Domestic Markets & 12 International Cities

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-June 4, 2014-Escape to the cool, colorful Colorado Rocky Mountains and Steamboat Springs this summer with recently announced special airfares from United Airlines from several key cities across the United States directly into the Steamboat/Hayden Airport (HDN).

“All the elements for the perfect Colorado mountain getaway are here: mild temperatures, no humidity, blue skies and easy access for our out-of-state guests on United Airlines,” said Rob Perlman, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. “With everything from golf to fly-fishing, rodeo to live music, and family adventures to romantic getaways, Steamboat Springs has something for everyone and is a must-do vacation experience.”  

United’s special fares must be booked by June 18, 2014 and are valid for travel from July 10 through Sept. 1. The special fares may be booked directly with United at this special page or along with all-inclusive resort packages such as the Escape to Steamboat Package, which offers 20% savings on lodging and gondola rides, by calling Steamboat at 800-922-2722.  

CITIES & FARES  
Austin……………………… from $339*
Houston (nonstop)…….. from $389*
Newark……………………. from $614*
New Orleans…………….. from $401*
Washington DC………… from $494*     

* Fares are roundtrip and include all taxes and fees, based on purchase by 6/18/14. Some flights may be operated    
by ExpressJet, SkyWest or Republic Airlines doing business as United Express.  Click here for details.  

   

New United Express nonstop summer service from Houston operates four times per week directly into Steamboat/Hayden Airport from June 26 through September 1. The IAH-HDN flights are set to arrive around 7:35pm on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays with the HDN-IAH outbound flights departing at 7:45am on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays. In addition, Steamboat features daily nonstop service from Denver.

“With so much going on in the world today, it’s never been more important to reconnect, rejuvenate and reinvigorate with your family and friends and there isn’t a better place than Steamboat in the summertime,” continued Perlman. “Steamboat has gained national recognition from many publications, including Men’s Journal and Smithsonian Magazine as one of the Best Mountain Towns and America’s 20 Best Small Towns, respectively; and now with these special fares, you can savor firsthand all the special ingredients that set this unique community apart.”

Steamboat Springs is known for its authentic Western feel and small-town hospitality. Year-round visitors enjoy a comfortable climate and four distinct seasons. Downtown altitude is 6,695 feet above sea level with the surrounding mountains rising to over 10,500 feet. There are more than 100 diverse restaurants and bars as well as unique shops and boutiques. Conference and event facilities of all sizes and types offer space for retreats, reunions and weddings. Steamboat and the surrounding area offer a wide variety of lodging options from guest ranches to full-service resort hotels including the Steamboat Grand.

All travel arrangements to Steamboat can be booked through Steamboat Central Reservations® (SCR). SCR represents the majority of lodging properties in the area and offers the greatest value and convenience with packages customized to include any or all of the following: air, lodging, lift tickets, rentals, clinics, mountain dining, ground transportation, off-mountain activities and travel protection insurance. For one-call, personalized, complete vacation services call 800-922-2722 or go to www.steamboat.com.

– Happy Trails®-

Terms and Conditions: *Fares are roundtrip and valid for travel in United Economy® on United Airlines® and United Express® carriers. Prices shown are round-trip, based on round-trip Economy class travel purchased on Steamboat.com or through Steamboat Reservations by phone and are in U.S. dollars. Taxes/fees: Prices include (a) a federal excise tax of $4.00 per U.S. domestic flight segment, defined as one takeoff and landing, of a customer’s itinerary; (b) up to $18 per round trip in local airport charges; (c) September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport. A flight segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. Purchase requirements: A twenty one (21) day advance purchase is required. Tickets must be purchased no later than June 18, 2014. All reservations and ticket purchases on united.com must be completed simultaneously. Travel days/dates: Fares are valid for travel between July 10, 2014 and September 1, 2014. Other conditions: Fares, fees and taxes are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply. Lower fares may be available to select destinations. To see full terms and conditions, click here.