Rocky Mountain National Park, CO, USA

Rocky Mountain National Park, CO, USA

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Where to stay around Rocky Mountain National Park?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,393 holiday lettings near Rocky Mountain National Park. From 995 houses to 682 condos, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Rocky Mountain National Park area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Rocky Mountain National Park?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rocky Mountain National Park. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Denver: 1,302 holiday homes
  • Estes Park: 880 holiday homes
  • Hot Sulphur Springs: 120 holiday homes
  • Boulder: 647 holiday homes
  • Winter Park: 1,625 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Rocky Mountain National Park! 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 Rocky Mountain National Park?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Rocky Mountain National Park with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Denver: 1,302 holiday lettings
  • Estes Park: 880 holiday lettings
  • Hot Sulphur Springs: 120 holiday lettings
  • Boulder: 647 holiday lettings
  • Winter Park: 1,625 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Rocky Mountain National Park?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Rocky Mountain National Park. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Winter Park Ski Resort: 1,687 holiday rentals
  • Dairy Center for the Arts: 757 holiday rentals
  • The Appenzell Inn: 747 holiday rentals
  • Barlow Plaza: 836 holiday rentals
  • Hot Sulfur Springs Wildlife Area: 709 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rocky Mountain National Park 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.

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Rocky Mountain National Park, USA your home away from home

The Rocky Mountain National Park is in north central Colorado, northwest of the city of Boulder. The park was established in 1915 and covers 265,770 acres of mountains, forest and tundra. It is divided by the North American Continental Divide which separates the drier glaciated peaks in the west from the lush forested and much wetter west region.

Things to Do in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Visitors staying in holiday rentals in the Rocky Mountain National Park will appreciate the many opportunities for outdoor activities along the 359 miles of trails, 150 lakes and countless streams. Hiking, nature spotting, mountain biking, horseback riding, swimming, fishing, kayaking and canoeing can all be enjoyed by visitors. Climbers can enjoy the challenges of the 60 peaks, the highest of which is Longs Peak which stands 14,259 feet above sea level. At higher levels, small glaciers and permanent snowfields can be found, including Andrews Glacier, Tyndall Glacier, Sprague Glacier and Taylor Glacier. With snow on the ground from October to May, snowshoeing and downhill skiing are popular winter sports.

Places to Visit Around Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Popular areas to visit from your holiday home in the Rocky Mountain National Park include Bear Lake in the heart of the park which has many trails leading off from it. Longs Peak can be seen from many parts of the park but it is only accessible in the summer due to snow and ice. The eight-mile climb each way ascends to the peak at 4,850 feet and the east face, known as The Diamond, is a classic big wall climb. The Mummy Range lies to the north of the park with forested peaks and in the west the snow-capped Never Summer Mountains are covered in ghost towns and old mines.

Weather in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Visitors staying in holiday rentals around Rocky Mountain National Park will find the area has hot, showery summers and cold, snowy winters. The wettest month is May and the hottest months are July and August when average daily temperatures are 90°F (32°C). Thunderstorms may develop in the afternoons when visitors should descend below the treeline for safety. In the winter, daytime highs rarely get above 41°F (5°C) and nights are well below freezing. The park has heavy snow from mid-October to May and frost may continue at night until July.

Travel to Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

The nearest airport to Rocky Mountain National Park is Denver International (DEN) Airport which is served by most US airlines and is the hub for Southwest Airlines. Being an international airport, this busy destination also receives flights daily from all over the world. The airport is 23 miles northeast of Downtown Denver and is about 75 miles from Estes Park in the Rocky Mountain National Park.