Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Dolores

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Dolores. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this relaxing city. 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 Dolores

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Dolores 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:

  • Kilpacker Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Ski Hesperus (27 mi / 43.5 km)
  • Purgatory Resort (27.3 mi / 43.9 km)
  • Guy Drew Winery (29.3 mi / 47.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dolores

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Dolores. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McPhee Lake (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Louis M. Jones Memorial Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • McPhee Recreation Area (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Kilpacker Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center (21 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Mesa Verde National Park Entrance (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dolores

The nearest airport is in Cortez, CO (CEZ-Montezuma County), located 28.6 mi (46.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Telluride, CO (TEX-Telluride Regional), which is 31.5 mi (50.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dolores?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 972 holiday lettings around Dolores. From 293 houses to 40 cabins, 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 Dolores?

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 Dolores:

  • Dalton Ranch: 34 holiday homes
  • Timber Ridge: 38 holiday homes
  • Columbine Lake: 285 holiday homes
  • Sky Ridge: 22 holiday homes
  • Hillcrest Estates: 21 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 Dolores? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dolores. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • McPhee Recreation Area: 86 holiday lettings
  • Rio Grande Southern Railroad Museum: 92 holiday lettings
  • Dolores River Brewery: 92 holiday lettings
  • Anasazi Heritage Center: 87 holiday lettings
  • Kilpacker Trail: 1,452 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dolores 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 Houses in Dolores?

Yes, of course. offers 293 Houses in Dolores. Our other popular types of Dolores holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 458 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 Dolores?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 413 holiday homes with pool available in Dolores. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.