Destination guide

The cosy city of Avon awaits you

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Avon. This city's skiing, spas and snowboarding draw many visitors. Beaver Creek Resort and Vail Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Avon

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Travellers enjoy Avon for its skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Avon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beaver Creek Resort (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Vail Ski Resort (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Beaver Creek Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Eagle Vail Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Beaver Creek Resort (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Avon

Avon is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, October or May, when snowfall averages 20.90 inches and temperatures average -11°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Avon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Avon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Beaver Lake Trailhead (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Little Beach Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Booth Falls Trailhead (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Mount of the Holy Cross (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Holy Cross Wilderness Area (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Avon

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 20.7 mi (33.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), which is 34 mi (54.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Avon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,677 holiday lettings around Avon. From 2,320 flats & apartments to 62 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Avon?

Crisp fresh air, jaw-dropping vistas and plenty of time out in the wild. If you're itching to refresh and recharge, a trip to the mountains is just what you need. HomeAway has no less than 1,716 alpine getaway rentals available. Want to try a different setting? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our options for this destination include:

  • 932 ski-out holiday accommodation options.
  • 922 ski-in holiday accommodation options.
  • 846 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Avon?

A condo is a great option if you're the kind of traveller who likes having plenty of room to move. With all the conveniences of home, it'll offer the perfect respite after an awesome day of sightseeing. In this destination, HomeAway has 2,052 to pick from. Book now and you could spend as little as £32 per night. If that doesn't agree with your family's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • House: 659 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £49 per night.
  • Townhome: 311 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £80 per night.
  • Apartment: 140 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £88 per night.

Can I stay in Avon in a large group?

Nothing beats reuniting with your old friends or spending time with your beloved relatives in a wonderful new area. And what's best, HomeAway has options big enough for everyone. Condo holiday rentals are the most popular option here for big groups of travellers. Our database currently has 504 available. In the area, rental properties that can accommodate large groups of guests include:

  • Are you looking for places that can fit 8 of you? We have 1,403 that will be perfect. The prices start from £90 per night.
  • Looking for a holiday rental for 6 guests? We have 1,064 that will serve you well. You can get one for as low as £49 a night.
  • Searching for rentals suitable for 10 guests? You'll be pleased to know we have 373 that'll be ideal. You can book one from just £122 a night.

You and all your buddies will be well looked after when you book your Avon adventure with us!

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