Sapphire Valley FAQs


Sapphire Valley Frequently Asked Questions

Please call the Sapphire Valley Community Center with any questions: 828-743-7663

 Amenity Cards and Public Use: Is the Resort Open to the Public?

There are certain events and areas like the Arts and Craft Shows, the Ski Sapphire Ski Area, Frozen Falls Tube Park, and Concert on the Slopes that are open to the public and may or may not have an admission or use fee.

Use of the other resort amenities (boat docks, Community Center, Recreation Center, and Activity Field) requires a current Sapphire Valley Master Association Amenity Card.

Members of the Sapphire Valley Master Association pay an annual fee for amenity use. The Sapphire Valley Master Association manages these amenities for the owners.

Please call the Sapphire Valley Community Center for more information: 828-743-7663

To review the updated Amenity Card / Resort Membership Rules and Regulations,  <Jump Here!>


Sapphire Valley and Dogs

Can I Bring My Dog? You may bring dogs to the resort – on the Resort trails and around the Activity Field a leash is required. Courtesy requires you pick up behind your dog as well.

Not all rentals on the resort are pet friendly, be sure to use one of our Sapphire Valley Rental Partners to find just the right rental.

 Is Sapphire Valley Open Year Round?

Yes.  The Community Center and the Recreation Center are open year round. Other amenities are seasonal. Please view the Events Calendar for Sapphire Valley Resort and area events you may want to plan for during your visit.


What can I do at Sapphire Valley?

Sapphire Valley Resort offers all types of activities and amenities for every type of visitor. The resort features a community center and recreation center that houses activities daily for guests. The Community Center is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. There are socials, televisions, a gift shop, trip and event reservations, a library, board games, puzzles, book exchange, area information and special events.

The Recreation Center is open daily 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. with many amenities for the whole family. Indoor and outdoor pools (outdoor pools are open during the warm season), sauna, Jacuzzi, fitness room, movie rentals, game room, pool tables, ping pong,  miniature golf, bocce ball, air hockey, croquet, tanning beds, horseshoe pits, massage therapy, bicycle rental, various arts & crafts classes, facials, rainy day games and equipment for track activities.

Other resort activities include:

 Snow skiing and tubing

Lake Fairfield boat dock

Tennis and racquet club

18-hole PGA golf course

9 – Hole Executive golf course

Driving Range


Gem mining

Summer concerts

Planned excursions and day-trips

Spa treatments

Kids' camps

Horseback riding



Do Rentals have Amenity Cards?

Rental properties on the resort and in good standing with the Sapphire Valley Master Association should have Sapphire Valley Amenity Cards. Be sure to ask the owner or your Rental Management firm to be sure your Sapphire Valley rental will have Amenity Cards.