Find the best place to stay — South Central Colorado

Where to stay around South Central Colorado?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,531 holiday lettings near South Central Colorado. From 4,333 condos to 3,461 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover South Central Colorado area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in South Central Colorado?

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

  • Denver: 1,388 holiday homes
  • Breckenridge: 7,105 holiday homes
  • Aspen: 1,944 holiday homes
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort: 2,990 holiday homes
  • Vail: 6,184 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in South Central 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 South Central Colorado?

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

  • Denver: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • Breckenridge: 7,105 holiday lettings
  • Aspen: 1,944 holiday lettings
  • Vail: 6,184 holiday lettings
  • Colorado Springs: 971 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 South Central 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 South Central Colorado are:

  • Buckley Afb (BKF): 1,098 self catering accommodations
  • Canon City, CO (CNE-Fremont County): 34 self catering accommodations
  • Leadville, CO (LXV-Lake County): 358 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 South Central Colorado?

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

  • America the Beautiful Park: 926 holiday rentals
  • Winter Park Ski Resort: 1,681 holiday rentals
  • The Manor House: 1,215 holiday rentals
  • Ellie Caulkins Opera House: 1,321 holiday rentals
  • Peak 8: 7,618 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Central 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.

South Central Colorado, Make a self catering cabin or holiday rental in South Central Colorado, USA your home away from home

The beautiful state of Colorado is known for its winter sports, wildflower meadows and charming towns. The main destination for visitors to south central Colorado holiday homes is around Colorado Springs, although Grand Junction, Pueblo and Durango are also popular.

Things to Do in South Central Colorado

Set within the Rocky Mountains, Colorado Springs offers plenty to see and do in all seasons. The spectacular scenery offers hiking, cycling, kayaking, mountain climbing, nature sporting and whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River in the summer. The easiest way to get to the summit of Pikes Peak is by the Pikes Peak Cog Railway, the highest cog railway in the world, surrounded by Pike National Forest. In winter, areas such as Aspen are popular for skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, sledding, snowshoeing and other winter sports. Dining out can be enjoyed at some of the best international restaurants in the USA in cities such as Colorado Springs.

Places to Visit Around South Central Colorado

The Garden of the Gods is Colorado's premier attraction with hiking trails to spectacular red sandstone formations. Another superb natural attraction is the Cave of the Winds, a series of underground caverns. The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is the only mountain zoo in the USA and has 500 animals in an area surrounded by awesome scenery. For those with an interest in aircraft the Air Force Academy is within easy reach of holiday rentals at Colorado Springs. It has a Cadet Field House, planetarium and chapel. For youngsters and western fans, the Wild West is brought vividly to life at the Ghost Town Museum in Colorado Springs.

Weather in South Central Colorado, USA

The climate in South Central Colorado is very complex due to its varied elevations with mountains, deserts and plains. In general terms, average daily high temperatures in summer reach 90°F (32°C) and drop to around 43°F (6°C) from November to March with below freezing temperatures overnight. Higher elevations are cooler and wetter than lower places. The area has heavy snowfall on the mountains, making it popular as a winter sports destination. May is generally the rainiest month in Colorado.

Travel to South Central Colorado, USA

The major international airport serving South Central Colorado holiday rentals is Denver International (DEN) Airport. It is one of the busiest airports in the US with flights from all over the world with American Airlines, British Airways, Continental. Delta, JetBlue, Lufthansa and United Airlines among many others. A car is recommended for getting to your South Central Colorado holiday rental and for exploring the area. Other alternative airports serving the area are Colorado Springs (COS) Airport and San Luis Valley Regional (ALS) Airport among several other domestic airports in the area.

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in South Central Colorado

Travellers appreciate the magnificent mountain views and beautiful waterfalls, which is just a taste of what South Central Colorado has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Central Colorado is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pinyon Flats Campground (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Great Sand Dunes National Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • High Dune (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Hermit Park (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Zapata Falls (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)