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Aspen is one of the top destinations in the Colorado Rockies, a year-round outdoor playground. The wintertime draws many to its slopes for skiing and boarding, while the warmer months of the year are ideal for hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing, and more. Summer festivals with free concerts, the stunning foliage of autumn, high-end shopping and world-class dining are just a few of the other reasons people come to visit. No matter what the reason you plan to stay, booking one of these Airbnbs right in town or just a short drive away is sure to make for an ideal base.
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The Aspen Mountain Hideaway is a one-bedroom retreat for two with ski storage and a ski trail right out the door, allowing advanced skiers easy access to and from Aspen mountain. Outside of the ski season, hiking is just steps away. At the end of the day, take advantage of the restaurants and nightlife downtown, all within easy walking distance, or enjoy the property’s amenities which include a gorgeous outdoor pool and hot tub, outdoor grill and spectacular mountain views. In your own cozy space, you’ll have a well-equipped kitchen, wood-burning fireplace, a flat-screen TV in the living area and the bedroom.
This modern condo is located right on the Roaring Fork River, just a few blocks from the gondola and downtown. An ideal couples’ retreat, you’ll enjoy unobstructed views of the river as well as its peaceful sounds. Relax on the spacious riverfront deck during the warmer months and cozy up to the wood-burning fireplace when it’s chilly out. The space also includes a chef’s kitchen, a spa-style bathroom and a “tranquil sanctuary” bedroom. Guests have access to condo amenities too, including a heated lap pool, spa hot tubs, gym, and lockers.
Enjoy a prime location in the Aspen core at this two-story condo located at the base of Ajax Mountain. Accommodating up to six guests in two bedrooms, including a master with an en-suite bathroom and Serta king bed on the upper level, with the second bedroom on the main level featuring a twin-over a full bunk bed plus a pullout couch. Enjoy skylight views of the mountains, a dedicated on-site parking spot, and lots of fabulous amenities like flat-screen TVs on both levels with tons of channels and apps, super-fast Wi-Fi, a washer/dryer, and a full kitchen with a Nespresso coffee maker.
This designer one-bedroom apartment offers a prime location in the Aspen core overlooking the mountains just four blocks from the Gondola Plaza, with the top shops, restaurants, nightlife and hiking trails all just steps from your door. It includes a free, dedicated parking space along with a living room that has a 50″ 4K TV, and a fully stocked kitchen. Accommodating three guests, it has a comfy queen-size bed for waking up to mountain views, plus a memory foam floor mattress and oversized sofa.
Hand-built and hand-finished by a local craftsman, this beautifully finished suite offers a peaceful setting that’s less than a 5-minute drive to the bustling Aspen core. Located at creekside, you’ll be able to relax on your own private stretch of Castle Creek when the weather allows. It includes a luxurious queen bed, a fully stocked kitchen, radiant in-floor heating, a seating area and a desk, ideal for those enjoying a working vacation.
For those looking for something more secluded, the “Private Sanctuary in the Sky” is a cottage that sits at 8,400 feet above sea level, providing a light-filled space and panoramic mountain views ideal for relaxation. The only other home visible is the owner’s which is about 50 yards away. It includes all the essentials from an ultra-comfy bed to a full kitchen while being a short drive up a winding road from Aspen and Snowmass.
This three-bedroom condo is part of the Ritz-Carlton, providing ski-in, ski-out access at the base of Aspen Highlands with world-class skiing for skiers of all experience levels, including the famous Highland Bowl, yet it’s just minutes from downtown too. More like a luxurious home, it features warm wood finishes and rich leather couches, along with a natural stone fireplace. You’ll have a high-end kitchen ideal for entertaining, a lavish master bedroom with a flat-screen TV and a bathroom with heated Italian marble floors.
This mini-studio chalet is located in the heart of Snowmass Village, about 15 minutes west of downtown Aspen. It’s just a short walk directly to the slopes with a myriad of aprés opportunities within walking distance. The space itself is, sleek and modern, featuring a gas fireplace to warm up next to after a day on the mountain, along with access to an outdoor hot tub, pool, and sauna.
This one-bedroom condo accommodates up to four, located right at the base of Aspen Mountain near St. Regis and Wagner Park at lift 1A or a short walk to the gondola. There’s no need for a car once you’ve arrived as everything in town is within easy reach on foot and you’ll be able to come back to a warm and inviting space with a luxurious feel, your own ski closet and all the essentials.
Enjoy convenient access to the slopes and everything Snowmass has to offer in this condo for up to four guests. It’s just steps from Snowmass Village Express and Snowmass Mall, providing close to ski-in, ski-out access to the Village Express lift as well as fabulous hikes like the classic Rim Trail. A corner unit, it showcases sweeping views from six large windows, with an abundance of natural light. You’ll have a full kitchen with all the essentials, a cozy gas fireplace, and a 42″ Samsung Smart TV with Sonos Soundbar. While it’s a studio space it includes a down-stuffed queen sleeper sofa plus a master king bed that folds into the wall for a roomier feel. Guests also have access to the property’s two hot tubs, a pool, sauna, gym, BBQ grill, and laundry facilities.
Located on five acres with a barn, pastures, riding arena, reflecting pond and wildlife just over a 15-minute drive from downtown Aspen, this spacious, elegant home is the perfect place for a vacation that includes relaxation and outdoor adventure. It sits next to a 1000-acre nature preserve, with access to hiking and mountain biking in the wilderness just five minutes away. Enjoy mingling among the menagerie of miniature ponies, goats, donkeys and exotic free-range chickens, along with a space with high ceilings and a wall of windows that brings the outdoors in.
This romantic one-bedroom cottage in Snowmass is ideal for a couples’ getaway, located eight miles from Aspen Snowmass. It comes with a furnished deck boasting gorgeous panoramic mountain views, a well-equipped kitchen with all the essentials, including a coffee grinder and coffeemaker, a flat-screen cable TV, complimentary toiletries and Wi-Fi.
This two-bedroom townhouse for four is right across the street from the main ski school and lift in Snowmass and includes a kitchen with Logitech speakers so you can enjoy your own tunes while cooking, and a living room with a cozy gas fireplace and 50” flat-screen TV. It’s just steps from the pool, spa and a creek, along with hiking and biking trails for summertime fun.
If you prefer being a little further away from the action and closer to nature, this artsy private studio guesthouse has a treehouse-like feel, sleeping up to four with a king bed plus a queen futon. About a 30-minute drive from Aspen and a mile to Ruedi Reservoir, you’ll have access to the spectacular mountain wilderness, abundant wildlife, and outdoor adventure while enjoying plenty of peace and quiet. Fishing, skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and boating are all possible nearby. Or simply come to enjoy a magical place for meditation and quiet contemplation. A gas fireplace and a full kitchen are included.