Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Grand Lake

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Grand Lake. This city's camping, hiking and boating draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Grand Lake

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and snowmobile riding. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Grand Lake a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grand Lake Golf Course (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Grand Lake Nordic Center (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Grand Elk Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Tiny Town Miniature Golf (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Estes Park Aerial Tramway (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Estes Park Golf Course (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Grand Lake

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Grand Lake is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shadow Mountain National Recreation Area (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cascade Falls (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Lake Granby (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Lake of Glass (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Timberline Falls (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Emerald Lake (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Grand Lake

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 44.3 mi (71.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Grand Lake?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,215 holiday lettings around Grand Lake. From 256 cabins to 467 houses, 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 Grand Lake?

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 Grand Lake:

  • Innsbruck Val Moritz: 195 holiday homes
  • Carriage Hills: 194 holiday homes
  • Windcliff Estates: 74 holiday homes
  • Winter Park Highlands: 29 holiday homes
  • Grand Elk Ranch: 123 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 Grand Lake? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Grand Lake. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre: 1,671 holiday lettings
  • Kawuneeche Visitor Center: 1,645 holiday lettings
  • Grand Lake Area Historical Society: 1,679 holiday lettings
  • Shadow Mountain National Recreation Area: 338 holiday lettings
  • Cascades of the Rockies Bookstore: 1,690 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Lake 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 Cabins in Grand Lake?

Yes, of course. offers 256 Cabins in Grand Lake. Our other popular types of Grand Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 467 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 256 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 256 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Grand Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 373 holiday homes with pool available in Grand Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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