Destination guide

Travel to cosy Canon City

The area's museums and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Canon City. Revered for its riverfront, bars and rafting, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. 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 Canon City

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Canon City a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shadow Hills Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • The Winery At Holy Cross Abbey (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Four Mile Ranch Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canon City

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Canon City 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:

  • Pikes Peak (29.6 mi / 47.6 km)
  • Pioneer Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Vindicator Valley Trail (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Cotopaxi City Park (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Hermit Park (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Canon City

The nearest airport is in Colorado Springs, CO (COS), located 38.1 mi (61.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pueblo, CO (PUB-Pueblo Memorial), which is 41.8 mi (67.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Canon City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,434 holiday lettings near Canon City. From 249 Cabins to 941 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Canon City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Canon City?

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 Canon City:

  • Old Colorado City: 169 holiday homes
  • Broadmoor: 454 holiday homes
  • Woodmen Valley: 116 holiday homes
  • Central Colorado Springs: 251 holiday homes
  • West Colorado Springs: 472 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 Canon City?

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

  • Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center: 46 holiday lettings
  • Royal Gorge Bridge: 45 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Colorado Prisons: 44 holiday lettings
  • Four Mile Ranch Golf Club: 44 holiday lettings
  • Shadow Hills Golf Club: 47 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Canon City 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 Cabins in Canon City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 249 Cabins in Canon City. Our other popular types of Canon City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 941 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 249 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Canon City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 100 holiday homes with pool available in Canon City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.