Destination guide

Travel to lively Golden

Come and experience Golden and its live music, museums and theatre scene. This city's university setting, mountain views and local tours draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Coors Brewery and Red Rocks Amphitheater. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Golden

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Golden a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Denver Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Apex Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Lakeside Amusement Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Indian Tree Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Golden

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Golden is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Chautauqua Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Clear Creek History Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Mount Galbraith Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Apex Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • William Frederick Hayden Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Golden

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 23.6 mi (38 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Golden?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,184 holiday lettings around Golden. From 493 flats & apartments to 469 houses, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Golden?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Golden:

  • Kinney Runn: 15 holiday homes
  • Five Points: 182 holiday homes
  • Sloan's Lake: 230 holiday homes
  • Martin Acres: 24 holiday homes
  • City Park West: 121 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Golden? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Golden. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave: 1,583 holiday lettings
  • Colorado Mills Mall: 1,679 holiday lettings
  • Red Rocks Amphitheater: 1,512 holiday lettings
  • Coors Brewery: 1,839 holiday lettings
  • Bradford Washburn American Mountaineering Museum: 1,846 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Golden listed on 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 Flats in Golden?

Yes, of course. offers 493 Flats in Golden. Our other popular types of Golden holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 469 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 50 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Golden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 216 holiday homes with pool available in Golden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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