Destination guide

Travel to scenic Breckenridge

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Breckenridge. Well known for its skiing, snowboarding and mountain views, this scenic city won't disappoint. Breckenridge Ski Resort and Copper Mountain Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Breckenridge

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Travellers enjoy Breckenridge for its skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Breckenridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breckenridge Ski Resort (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Keystone Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Breckenridge Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Woodward at Copper (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Frisco Adventure Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Breckenridge

Breckenridge is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, April or March, when snowfall averages 61.40 inches and temperatures average -15°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Breckenridge

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Breckenridge is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peak 10 (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • McCullough Gulch Trailhead (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Dillon Reservoir (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Keystone Lake (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Marina Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Lily Pad Lake Trailhead (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Breckenridge

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 47.4 mi (76.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Breckenridge?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,449 holiday lettings around Breckenridge. From 4,254 flats & apartments to 128 resorts, 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 Breckenridge?

Cool fresh air, dazzling vistas and plenty of time in the arms of Mother Nature. If you're needing to recharge and refresh, a mountain escape is just what you need. HomeAway has no less than 4,398 mountain holiday properties available. Open to other ideas? HomeAway has plenty more property options to take a look at, including:

  • 1,539 ski-in holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,482 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,446 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Breckenridge?

If the thought of bunking up with a bunch of strangers in one room with a shared bathroom doesn't excite you, you'll have lots of space to unwind and do your thing in a condo. In this destination, HomeAway has 4,352 to choose from. Book now and you could part with as little as £42 per night. Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 1,679 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.
  • Townhome: 937 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £63 per night.
  • Cabin: 163 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £64 per night.

Can I stay in Breckenridge in a large group?

There's nothing like meeting up with old friends or spending a couple of weeks with your family in a wonderful new area. And the best thing, HomeAway has places to suit you. At the moment, condo holiday rentals are all the rage for large groups of travellers here, and we have 1,303 available on our database. In and around the area, the properties that can accommodate bigger groups include:

  • Are you searching for places that can house 6 holiday makers? We have 1,705 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £50 per night.
  • Keen to find a place for 8 guests? We have 1,608 that will suit. You can get one for as low as £60 per night.
  • Organising a trip away with 10 guests? We offer 769 properties for rent that will be ideal. Prices start from £56 per night.

You and all your besties will be well catered to when you plan your Breckenridge getaway with us!

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