Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Leadville

Come and experience Leadville and its history, museums and architecture. Renowned for its mountain views, hiking and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. Copper Mountain Ski Resort and Breckenridge Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Leadville

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Leadville for its hiking and skiing. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Leadville a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Mount Massive Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ski Cooper (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Woodward at Copper (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Shrine Pass (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Leadville

Travellers enjoy Leadville for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, April or March, when snowfall averages 61.40 inches and temperatures average -15°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Leadville

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

  • Mount Elbert (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • McCullough Gulch Trailhead (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Peak 10 (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Holy Cross Wilderness Area (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Mount of the Holy Cross (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Independence Pass (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Leadville

The nearest airport is in Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), which is 41.4 mi (66.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Leadville?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,382 holiday lettings around Leadville. From 2,290 flats & apartments to 193 cabins, 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 Leadville?

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 Leadville:

  • Peak 8: 2,923 holiday homes
  • Warrior's Mark: 2,220 holiday homes
  • Weisshorn: 1,579 holiday homes
  • Vail Village: 797 holiday homes
  • Valley of the Sun: 144 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 Leadville? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Leadville. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Leadville Heritage Museum: 1,048 holiday lettings
  • Twin Lakes: 1,048 holiday lettings
  • Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin: 1,049 holiday lettings
  • Hagerman Tunnel: 369 holiday lettings
  • Tabor Opera House: 1,039 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 2,290 Flats in Leadville. Our other popular types of Leadville holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 193 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 193 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 1,125 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leadville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,875 holiday homes with pool available in Leadville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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