Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Palmer Lake

Enjoy the museums and other features of Palmer Lake. Renowned for its restaurants, cycling and mountain views, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and around Palmer Lake

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Palmer Lake has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • King's Deer Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Eisenhower Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Bear Dance Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Shining Mountain Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Pine Creek Golf Club (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Adventure Golf and Batting Cages (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Palmer Lake

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

  • Garden of the Gods (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • North Slope Recreation Area (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Palmer Lake

The nearest airport is in Colorado Springs, CO (COS), located 24.6 mi (39.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 31.6 mi (50.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Palmer Lake?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 117 holiday lettings around Palmer Lake. From 3 cabins to 92 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 Palmer 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 Palmer Lake:

  • Old Colorado City: 163 holiday homes
  • Central Colorado Springs: 253 holiday homes
  • East Colorado Springs: 585 holiday homes
  • Woodmen Valley: 139 holiday homes
  • Briargate: 231 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 Palmer Lake? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Palmer Lake. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Glen Eyrie Castle: 1,154 holiday lettings
  • Pikes Peak: 1,164 holiday lettings
  • Garden of the Gods: 710 holiday lettings
  • Ghost Town Museum: 1,117 holiday lettings
  • Iron Springs Chateau: 1,158 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palmer 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 Palmer Lake?

Yes, of course. offers 3 Cabins in Palmer Lake. Our other popular types of Palmer Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 92 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Palmer Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Palmer Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.