Why stay in a hotel when you can visit like a local? Colorado plays host to some incredible Airbnb accommodations. From a yurt out in the mountains near the historic mining town of Creede to a luxurious carriage house in the heart of downtown Denver, Colorado’s Airbnbs will drop you right in the middle of local culture, whether you’re in town for just a night or plan to stay for a few weeks.
We’ve curated a list of unique and beautiful lodging in some incredible places that we know you’ll love. All recommended accommodations are Airbnb verified hosts with more than 50 five star reviews.
This beautiful home with two bedrooms and 1.5 baths has truly unparalleled views and is partially constructed from a two-story reclaimed water tank.
Situated in the heart of the oldest neighborhood in Denver, this charming carriage house is the perfect place to begin your adventures in the Mile High City. It’s a half a block from the light rail and just down the road from the RiNo art district and restaurants on Welton and Larimer Streets.
3. Yurt, Creede
Looking to escape it all for a while? This wilderness lodging is set deep in the San Juan Mountains near the historic mining town of Creede. You’ll have to pack in whatever you’ll need for your stay (water too!), but this yurt offers a backcountry experience like you’ve never had before.
This condo at Boreas Pass (two miles from Breckenridge) has some of the most stunning views in the area. Picture windows look out onto the Ten Mile Range, Breckenridge Ski Resort, and the town of Breckenridge. You can find a large trail system on Boreas Pass and hike a half a mile through aspen and pine forest to town.
The owners of this beautiful cabin have preserved the exterior that was built at the turn of the 20th century and have updated the interior with high-end finishes. “Between the dramatic surrounding peaks and the charming historic town, Crested Butte is one of the most beautiful places in Colorado,” says Janet Elhers, who owns the cabin along with her husband, “we still can’t get over the scenic views!” Enjoy Crested Butte in winter with world class downhill skiing at the nearby Crested Butte Resort and in summer with abundant mountain biking, hiking, and cultural activities in town.
Enjoy your morning coffee on the west facing deck of this charming studio for views of the Flatirons. The space is located in Boulder’s historic district and is within walking distance of the famous Pearl Street Mall.
Telluride is one of the most special places in Colorado—world class skiing in winter, world famous festivals in the summer, award-winning dining, and unbeatable views. This mountain town is worth a visit. This studio sits on the top floor of an historic building on Main Street in downtown Telluride. High ceilings, hardwood floors, exposed brick, and a full kitchen make this the perfect place for your home base while visiting Telluride.