Destination guide

Charming Watkins will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Watkins with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. Dick's Sporting Goods Park and Denver Museum of Nature and Science 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 Watkins

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Watkins a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Zoo (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Blackstone Country Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Centre Hills Disc Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Golf Club At Heather Ridge (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • CommonGround Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Wildlife Experience (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Watkins

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Watkins. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Aurora Reservoir (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Aurora Sports Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Red-Tailed Hawk Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cherry Creek State Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Centennial Center Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Watkins

Fly into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 16.7 mi (26.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Watkins?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 119 holiday lettings around Watkins. From 83 Houses to 21 Flats, 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 Watkins?

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 Watkins:

  • Green Valley Ranch: 41 holiday homes
  • Washington Virginia Vale: 17 holiday homes
  • Northeast Park Hill: 34 holiday homes
  • Hilltop: 32 holiday homes
  • University Hills: 15 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 Watkins?

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

  • Aurora Reservoir: 852 holiday lettings
  • Fort Lupton Recreation Center: 178 holiday lettings
  • Johnson and Wales University: 1,558 holiday lettings
  • Fiddler's Green Amphitheater: 1,468 holiday lettings
  • Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum: 1,544 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Watkins 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 Watkins?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Houses in Watkins. Our other popular types of Watkins holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watkins?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Watkins. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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