Where to stay around Northwest Colorado?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14,609 holiday lettings near Northwest Colorado. From 2,950 Houses to 346 Cabins, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Northwest Colorado area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northwest Colorado?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Northwest Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Breckenridge: 7,203 holiday homes
  • Aspen: 1,963 holiday homes
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort: 3,048 holiday homes
  • Vail: 6,453 holiday homes
  • Utah: 8,775 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Northwest Colorado! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Northwest Colorado?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Northwest Colorado with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Breckenridge: 7,203 holiday lettings
  • Aspen: 1,963 holiday lettings
  • Vail: 6,453 holiday lettings
  • Estes Park: 991 holiday lettings
  • Hot Sulphur Springs: 113 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Northwest Colorado?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Northwest Colorado are:

  • Leadville, CO (LXV-Lake County): 362 self catering accommodations
  • Steamboat Springs Airport-Bob Adams Field (SBS): 2,236 self catering accommodations
  • Yampa Valley Airport (HDN): 17 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Northwest Colorado?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Northwest Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Aspen Snowmass Resort: 1,492 holiday rentals
  • Peak 8: 7,776 holiday rentals
  • The Appenzell Inn: 864 holiday rentals
  • Peak 9: 7,639 holiday rentals
  • Hot Sulfur Springs Wildlife Area: 730 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northwest Colorado listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Northwest Colorado, USA your home away from home

Northwest Colorado is a diverse area of snow capped mountains and red rock mesas; it is also the source of the mighty Colorado River. Best known for the many famous ski resorts, a self-catering vacation rental in this area is also a great place to be in summer. The outdoor activities are endless from white-water rafting to every imaginable winter sport, from mountaineering to fossil hunting. The geology of the area, the history of the settlers here, and the sheer beauty of the landscape make this a fascinating area to visit.

Things to do in Northwest Colorado, USA

If you want to find the best white water rafting then the rapids of the Yampa, Frying Pan, Roaring Fork, and Colorado Rivers will supply all the thrills you could ask for. A Northwest Colorado vacation rental is not far from the Dinosaur National Monument formed to protect an area that is famed for its enormous Jurassic-era fossil beds. Kids of all ages will thoroughly enjoy the Dinosaur Journey Museum as well as being able to see where these extraordinary creatures lived and breathed.

A driving tour of the pictographs and petroglyphs on canyon walls produced by the Fremont people between 250 and 1300 gives a good indication of the culture and lives of the early inhabitants of the region; for this head to Canyon Pintado, from a Northwest Colorado self-catering chalet. At Rattlesnake Canyon you can hike for miles through natural arches. Just driving can be a pleasure with the glorious mountain passes like Shrine Pass Road which affords mountain meadows, summer snow and views of the Gore Range as well as the extraordinary Mount Holy Cross.

The most obvious thing to do while staying at a vacation rental in Northwest Colorado is to make the most of the fantastic ski resorts. There’s Steamboat Springs, famous for its champagne snow, Aspen, famed for the famous who ski and party there, Breckenridge, most popular ski resort in the whole of the USA or Vail, the longest. There’s more and even in the summer these towns offer fine dining and entertainment.

Places to Visit in Northwest Colorado, USA

Amidst this beautiful scenery a quiet game of golf is great. Most of the major towns have a golf course, many of which are first rate. Live theatre is also a possibility with Tabor Opera House among other venues. Other places to look out for while staying in a self catering vacation chalet in Northwest Colorado are Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, Glenwood Caverns, Colorado Ski Museum and Fort Hale.

Cheap Flights to Northwest Colorado, USA

The closest airport to Northwest Colorado self-catering vacation accommodation is City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS). You can get to Colorado throughout the year from London-Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN) London-Gatwick (LGW) Birmingham (BHX) Newcastle(NCL) Edinburgh (EDI and many more. Airlines are United, Continental, British Airways, Frontier, Us Airways, and more.

Sightseeing in and around Northwest Colorado

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, hiking and snowboarding. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Northwest Colorado 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:

  • Meeker Golf Course (23.3 mi / 37.6 km)
  • Lakota Canyon Golf Club (27.3 mi / 44 km)
  • Rifle Creek Golf Course (29.2 mi / 47 km)

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Northwest Colorado

Travellers appreciate the relaxing hot springs and stunning river views, which is just a taste of what Northwest Colorado has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Northwest Colorado is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Avery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Flat Tops Wilderness Area (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Baldy Mountain (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Rifle Mountain Park (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • ERBM Recreation & Park (22.7 mi / 36.6 km)
  • Town Park (22.8 mi / 36.6 km)