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Make a self catering cabin or holiday rental in Crested Butte, Colorado your home away from home

Crested Butte is nicknamed “the last great Colorado ski town”. With a population of around 1,500 it welcomes many winter visitors for its excellent skiing while summer visitors can enjoy the stunning scenery, wildflowers and hiking trails.

Things to Do in Crested Butte, CO

Crested Butte holiday rentals have a great deal to offer visitors looking to enjoy this beautiful area of Colorado. The area has been designated the wildflower capital of Colorado and it puts on a stunning display in the alpine meadows in early summer. Hiking, mountain biking, wildlife spotting, horseback riding, ATVing and scenic drives are a great way to get around and enjoy the beautiful unspoilt area. Whitewater rafting, kayaking, 4x4 driving, disc golf, rock climbing and fishing are also popular. In winter, the main activities are skiing and snowboarding. Crested Butte offers some of the best backcountry skiing in Colorado with a ski base area of 9,375 feet (2,858m). The availability of extreme skiing allows it to host the US Extreme Skiing Championships and the X Games. It also has many miles of groomed cross-country trails and the Nordic Centre in the town centre has an ice skating rink.

Places to Visit Around Crested Butte, CO

Crested Butte is home to many artisans whose galleries showcase their work around the town. Enjoy visiting the studios of painters, woodworkers, blacksmiths, photographers, stained glass artisans, jewellery-makers and potters who all live and work in this inspiring area. Other places to visit from your Crested Butte holiday cabin include the famous resort of Aspen, the hot springs at Waunita and the natural attractions within Gunnison National Forest.

Weather in Crested Butte, Colorado

Crested Butte holiday rentals experience warm sunny summers and cold winters with plenty of snowfalls. Temperatures reach an average 90°F (32°C) in July and August with occasional rainy days. The wettest month in this area is May when it can be muddy with the melting snow. In winter, daytime temperatures drop to just above freezing, and down to 21°F (-6°C) or colder at night. The area has plenty of snowfall from late November to April.

Travel to Crested Butte, Colorado

The nearest local airport serving holiday rentals in Crested Butte is Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional (GUC) airport which is about 23 miles away. For international visitors, the nearest airport is Denver International (DEN) Airport which is about 250 miles away. Airlines serving Denver Airport include American Airlines, Air Canada, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Frontier, Iberia and US Airways with regular flights from London Heathrow, Vancouver, Toronto and most major US cities. Visitors can make a connection to Crested Butte airport or pick up a hire car and drive to the area. Allow around 5 hours for this scenic journey through the Rocky Mountains.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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    • 1 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Cabin #357247vb
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
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      Cabin #314876vb
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        Excellent! 4.3/5
        (21 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 4
        Condo #801226vb
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 6
          Townhome #841510vb
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 2
            Cabin #511194vb
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              Excellent! 4.7/5
              (37 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              Townhome #715250vb
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • Studio
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 3
                Cabin #771148vb
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                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (30 reviews)
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                  • 4 BR
                  • 3 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 8
                  House #687601vb
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                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 8
                    House #4153305
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                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (25 reviews)
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                      • 4 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 9
                      House #206101vb
                      25
                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (30 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 7
                        House #193300vb
                        30
                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (25 reviews)
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 8
                          Cottage #261390vb
                          25
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                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (17 reviews)
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                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 6
                            House #280757vb
                            17
                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (36 reviews)
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                              • 1 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #267969vb
                              36
                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (32 reviews)
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                                • 5 BR
                                • 4 BA
                                • Separate Toilet
                                • Sleeps 18
                                House #478063vb
                                32
                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (27 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 5
                                  House #570977vb
                                  27
                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (27 reviews)
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                                    • 4 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 10
                                    House #3947519
                                    27
                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Separate Toilet
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      House #608467vb
                                      10
                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                        • 4 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 10
                                        House #883674vb
                                        4
                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (14 reviews)
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Townhome #768471vb
                                          14
                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (70 reviews)
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Apartment #153292vb
                                            70
                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (14 reviews)
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              House #174002
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                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                House #127555vb
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                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                  House #502934vb
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                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (12 reviews)
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    House #953043vb
                                                    12
                                                    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (20 reviews)
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                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 4 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                      House #720461vb
                                                      20
                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                        (11 reviews)
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        House #101193vb
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                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                          (35 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          House #167030vb
                                                          35
                                                          Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                            • Sleeps 12
                                                            House #658011vb
                                                            35
                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                              (11 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              House #614879vb
                                                              11
                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                (10 reviews)
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Townhome #72286vb
                                                                10
                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (42 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Townhome #432174vb
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                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (17 reviews)
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                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    House #498475vb
                                                                    17
                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                                      • 7 BR
                                                                      • 8 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 20
                                                                      House #957267vb
                                                                      9
                                                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (16 reviews)
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                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 3 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                        House #776064vb
                                                                        16
                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (29 reviews)
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                          Apartment #666056vb
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                                                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                            (19 reviews)
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                            House #82469vb
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                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                              Townhome #689648vb
                                                                              5
                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                House #207297vb
                                                                                9
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (17 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #57669vb
                                                                                  17
                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                    (40 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Condo #194360vb
                                                                                    40
                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (16 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                                      • 4 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                                                      House #717242vb
                                                                                      16
                                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (46 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                                        Townhome #35416vb
                                                                                        46
                                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (15 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          House #325236vb
                                                                                          15
                                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 6 BR
                                                                                            • 5 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 18
                                                                                            House #980025vb
                                                                                            3
                                                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                              (10 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                                              Townhome #251588vb
                                                                                              10
                                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (26 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                House #426835vb
                                                                                                26
                                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (22 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  House #208115vb
                                                                                                  22
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    House #3686348
                                                                                                    6
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                      House #613564vb
                                                                                                      3
                                                                                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours