Where to stay around Salida?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 282 holiday lettings near Salida. From 134 houses to 65 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salida for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salida?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Salida. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • SteamPlant Theater and Event Center: 237 holiday lettings
  • San Isabel National Forest: 321 holiday lettings
  • Salida Museum: 238 holiday lettings
  • Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center: 237 holiday lettings
  • Salida Golf Club: 239 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Salida listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Salida?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 134 houses in Salida. Our other popular types of Salida holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 15 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salida?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Salida. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Salida, USA your home away from home

    Salida vacation accommodation is set in Chaffee County, South Central Colorado, in the Rocky Mountains. The city, nicknamed “Heart of the Rockies” is set amid a dramatic mountain landscape, ideal for host of activities, particularly in the summer months.

    Things to do in Salida, USA

    If you arrive at a vacation rental in Salida in summer, then you’ll have all kinds of opportunities for exploring and enjoying the tremendous natural scenery all around. One of the top activities in the warmer months is whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River. The are a host of local businesses in the area offering equipment rental and tours - Brown’s Canyon is considered the portion of the river to visit for some of the best conditions. In June the Arkansas River draws big crowds for the FibArk Whitewater Festival, which features high-level competitions, as well as a range of events for the whole family. Buena Vista isn’t far, and is also an important hotspot for outdoor recreation. Here you can go kayaking or rafting on the water, and on land there are numerous trails for hikers and mountain-bikers. If you’re a keen fisher than on the calmer portions of the Arkansas River you’ll encounter ideal conditions for trout, with an abundance of this species also found in connecting streams. Alternatively, if you arrive at a cabin in Salida in the winter months you’ll be close to some excellent skiing. Monarch ski area sits around 20 minutes by car west of the town, and features a skiable area of more than 800 acres. There are 64 runs here suited to skiers of intermediate level and above, with the majority aimed at experts. There are also two excellent terrain parks at Monarch, with all-natural features like logs.

    Places to visit on holiday in Salida, USA

    Around 90 minutes to the east of Salida vacation accommodation is the city of Colorado Springs, which features a number of interesting sights and experiences. The Garden of the Gods is well worth a visit, boasting an array of dramatic and unusual sandstone rock formations. Also in the area are caves, waterfalls and 19th Century ghost towns.

    Weather in Salida, USA

    Salida vacation accommodation is found in an area of high elevation, which makes for cool winters, with consistent snowfall on surrounding peaks. At this time of year daily temperatures just reach above freezing. Summers are pleasantly warm here with maximum temperatures hitting the high 20s in July.

    Cheap flights to Salida, USA

    To get to Salida vacation cabins from the UK you could fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Denver (DEN), before catching a connecting flight to Colorado Springs (COS) with Frontier Airlines.

    Activities and attractions in and around Salida

    Are you searching for things to do in the city? Travellers enjoy Salida for its rafting, hiking and cycling. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salida a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Salida Golf Club (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Monarch Ski Area (18.4 mi / 29.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Salida

    Travellers appreciate the magnificent mountain views and relaxing hot springs, which is just a taste of what Salida has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Salida is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Loyal Duke's Dog Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • San Isabel National Forest (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
    • Mt. Princeton (20 mi / 32.2 km)
    • Cotopaxi City Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
    • Buena Vista River Park (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)