Where to stay around Telluride?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,284 holiday lettings near Telluride. From 641 condos to 447 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 Telluride is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Telluride?

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 Telluride:

  • Columbine Lake (Purgatory Lake Drive): 108 holiday homes
  • Purgatory Resort: 175 holiday homes
  • Idlewild Estates: 16 holiday homes
  • Solar Ranch: 18 holiday homes
  • Timber Ridge: 28 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 Telluride?

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

  • Telluride Ski Resort: 1,336 holiday lettings
  • Alpine Chapel: 1,288 holiday lettings
  • San Miguel County Courthouse: 1,289 holiday lettings
  • Gold Hill Express Ski Lift: 1,480 holiday lettings
  • Jed Wiebe Trail: 1,288 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Telluride 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 condos in Telluride?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 641 condos in Telluride. Our other popular types of Telluride holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 447 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Telluride?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 190 holiday homes with pool available in Telluride. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Telluride, USA your home away from home

    Telluride is a high elevation town set in the Southern Rocky Mountains of Colorado. At Telluride ski chalets you’ll be next to one of the best ski resorts in the region. It’s an excellent winter sport destination, as well as an action-packed playground for adventure sports in the summer.

    Things to do in Telluride, USA

    Telluride vacation accommodation is synonymous with winter sport. One of the most distinctive features of the resort is its remoteness; the only practical way in is by plane from one of the two nearby airports. This means there are fewer weekend visitors, which results in smaller lines and less-crowded slopes. So, Telluride really appeals to serious winter sport enthusiasts from both the US and abroad. With 125 in total, there are runs here to suit all levels of ability, and in recent years the total skiable terrain at the resort has been almost doubled, with 2,000 acres on offer here. The longest run is a huge 4.6 miles in length, and the slopes are served by 18 lifts, including two gondolas.

    The ski resort is the highlight during the colder months, but when it starts to warm up, you can make for Telluride self-catering ski chalets to experience an outdoor adventure that will live long in the memory. The breathtaking scenery all around lends itself to activities like hiking, mountain-biking and horseback riding. And the local rivers are ideal for a host of sports, including white-water rafting and fly-fishing. In the summer you could also make the most of Telluride Golf Course, a par 71, 18-hole upland course open 5 months a year and surrounded by some truly incredible scenery.

    Places to visit on holiday in Telluride, USA

    Within driving distance of Telluride self-catering vacation rentals is Colorado’s wine country. Here you’ll find a high concentration of vineyards boasting welcoming wineries open for tours and tasting sessions. Among the key destinations here are Hotchkiss, Palisade, Paonia and Grand Junction. The latter is a hotspot for prehistoric fossils, and is also known for its outoor recreation, with hiking, horseback-riding and wildlife spotting popular.

    Weather in Telluride, USA

    Due to its very high elevation the resort next to Telluride ski chalets gets almost eight metres of snowfall every year, accompanied by near-constant sub-zero temperatures. Summers on the other hand are quite warm, with ideal weather for being outdoors from around May to late-September.

    Cheap flights to Telluride, USA

    Telluride Regional Airport (TEX) is just a short way from Telluride vacation rentals, and is reached from the UK by flying British Airways to Denver (DEN) from London Heathrow (LHR) before transferring with Great Lakes Airlines on to this remote mountain town.

    Sightseeing in and around Telluride

    Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Telluride a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mountain Village Gondola (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Bear Creek Falls (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Telluride Ski Resort (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Silverton Mountain Ski Resort (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Kendall Mountain Recreation Area (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
    • Trail Town Still (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)

    Seasonal weather in Telluride

    Telluride is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, March or April, when snowfall averages 87.38 inches and temperatures average -16°F.

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Telluride

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Telluride is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Jud Wiebe Trail (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Sneffels Highline Trail (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Bear Creek Trail (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Town Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Yankee Boy Basin (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Blue Lakes Trail (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)