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16 Coolest Airbnbs in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs sits a little south of Denver and offers family-friendly attractions and mountainous surroundings. Whether you’ve come to explore the dramatic formations at Gardens of the Gods or the trails and views from other famed parks in the area, you’ll find the outdoor recreation opportunities to be endless. The food and shopping scene is fruitful, with a variety of cuisines and cozy stops at your disposal. Sure, you could stay at a surrounding hotel or resort, but these cool Airbnbs in Colorado Springs would be tough to pass up.

Cañon Retreat Next to Broadmoor Cañon Retreat Next to Broadmoor
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Cañon Retreat Next to Broadmoor

Huge windows and doors make up the back wall of the villa, creating an optimal space for viewing Cheyenne Canyon. The architectural theme of the home is both clean and gritty, with reclaimed wood and vintage accents. The wrap around porch and wide opening door truly connect the inner space with the surrounding natural beauty, which can also be taken in from the generously sized hot tub.

The Loft - Extraordinary, Historic, Majestic Views The Loft - Extraordinary, Historic, Majestic Views
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The Loft - Extraordinary, Historic, Majestic Views

Jaws drop when one walks out onto the mountain facing balcony with a quaint bistro table for sunset dining. Grand arched windows stretch toward the extra high ceilings and bricked walls envelop subtly modernized furnishings. The 1901 “bones” are ever-present, but the bathroom, and little tweaks here and there have been gently updated. If you’re wanting to walk everywhere, this lovely loft is ideal.

Reconnect in the Heart of Downtown Reconnect in the Heart of Downtown
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Reconnect in the Heart of Downtown

Set unassumingly in a Colorado Springs backyard is this little cottage with a dark wood exterior with blue French doors that contrasts with the stark white interior. With refreshing decor, the place kind of gives us new-age coffee shop vibes, further carried through the minimalist kitchen. Downtown is just a mile and a half away from this affordable Airbnb Plus.

Stream Side Modern Retreat Stream Side Modern Retreat
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Stream Side Modern Retreat

A towering cabin with long stretched windows for viewing surrounding mountains and woods, is met with an interior sleekness. A stream trickles by as guests dine on the outdoor deck, and while feeling secluding, civilization is a couple of minutes away. A game room, rooftop deck and fully bricked fireplace are amongst the amenities. For less than most hotel rates, up to 10 guests can call this cabin their temporary home.

Brand New Farmhouse "Tiny Home" Brand New Farmhouse
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Brand New Farmhouse "Tiny Home"

Farmhouse living is almost better in a tiny home. The dwelling is new but exudes squeaky clean, slightly rustic charm, and amazing views. Sip a cup of coffee off your covered porch facing the mountains, or snuggle up in the loft. A fully decked out kitchen, along with washer and dryer, are exciting finds in the small space.

Townhouse with Hot Tub and Patio An ideal rental for both inside and outside enjoyment
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Townhouse with Hot Tub and Patio

Known as the Shisharka Lodge, this townhouse is available for rent on Airbnb for three people. It has a king-size bed in the one-bedroom and a king-size bed and couch in the living room. The rental is just minutes from Garden of the Gods, Red Rocks Canyon, and Pikes Peak. With this rental, you’ll have your own private backyard with a patio, grill, hot tub, and hammock. Meanwhile, the interior has a kitchenette with modern appliances, a work area, a stocked bathroom, TVs, and a sunken living room. You’ll need to keep noise levels down here because the rental shares a lot with neighbors.

Renovated Log Cabin in the Woods Renovated Log Cabin in the Woods
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Renovated Log Cabin in the Woods

It’s fun to stay in a log cabin for your Colorado Springs trip, such as this one on Airbnb for two people. It is a one-bedroom, one-bathroom cabin that is a lovely little retreat from the busy days you’ll have exploring Colorado Springs. The cabin has a history that dates back over 100 years but is equipped with all the modern amenities to make you feel comfortable, including Wi-Fi and TV. The bedroom has a king-size bed, and there is a kitchen inside for preparing meals.

'Sunshine' Glamping Safari Tent, Bathroom, Hot Tub 'Sunshine' Glamping Safari Tent, Bathroom, Hot Tub
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'Sunshine' Glamping Safari Tent, Bathroom, Hot Tub

Camp without hassle or discomfort at this glamping style Airbnb, equipped with a queen bed, electricity, solar shower and ironically adorable outhouse. You’ll be nestled right by the river, and could even see a variety of wildlife. Connect with the outdoors while having all your gear needs taken care of, and you’ll have coffee—phew!

Downtown Tiny House with Fire Pit, Grill & Roku TV Downtown Tiny House with Fire Pit, Grill & Roku TV
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Downtown Tiny House with Fire Pit, Grill & Roku TV

When an old carriage house is converted into an Airbnb, it’s just hard to go wrong. This Plus property is now a glorious tiny home that still holds on to its early 1900s charm, while these days exuding an eclectic industrial atmosphere. Subway tiles, sliding barn doors, a chandelier and metal pipe ladder to the loft have redefined this space into something really special.

Absolutely Stunning Getaway with Hot Tub Absolutely Stunning Getaway with Hot Tub
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Absolutely Stunning Getaway with Hot Tub

You’ll love this Airbnb rental in a luxury home that has views of Pikes Peak and a hot tub. It accommodates four guests and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. There’s a covered porch here that’s great for enjoying your morning coffee, as well as an outdoor gas fire pit to enjoy the views. One of the bedrooms has a king-size bed, and the other one has a queen-size bed.

Peak View Barndomnium Peak View Barndomnium
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Peak View Barndomnium

While steel doors, glossy wooden floors, cheery bright walls and an updated kitchen make this location seem like a trendy apartment in a big city, the barn elements still shine through. The shape, surroundings and rustic touches all give the Barndominium loads of charm.

Cozy Cottage, Walk to Garden of the Gods Cozy Cottage, Walk to Garden of the Gods
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Cozy Cottage, Walk to Garden of the Gods

Adorably referred to as the Chicken Coop, the property does have an actual coop around, however this tiny home gets its name mainly from the simple wood structuring and snuggly interior. In addition to the homey bedroom with a wood-burning stove, guests can enjoy cooking in a small cottage-like kitchen, while the bathroom has a touch of a spa feel to it. The location is close to downtown eateries and shops, as well as excellent hiking terrain.

The Sunflower Cottage A cute place in a secluded neighborhood
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The Sunflower Cottage

Two travelers in Colorado Springs can stay at the Sunflower Cottage and enjoy a wonderfully clean space with luxury bedding, nice views, and eco-friendly products. The home is in a secluded neighborhood and close to both Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City. You can walk to the Garden of the Gods trailheads and other activities from the cottage. It is situated on a four-parcel lot and backs up to a seasonal creek. The property has two other vacation rentals on it as well, and it also has a private patio and an additional outdoor dining table you can use.

Downtown Grotto on St. Vrain
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Downtown Grotto on St. Vrain

Here’s a Colorado Springs vacation rental that accommodates four guests and has one bedroom and one bathroom. It is a highly rated Airbnb that is just blocks away from restaurants, bars, and breweries. It’s a great spot for short stays and works well for families with two adults and two kids. You’ll have access to a shared laundry room in this multi-unit house that is also home to long-term renters. Access to this Airbnb space is through a hallway with two other units.

Private Cottage, Walk to Broadmoor & Seven Falls Surround yourself with nature while staying here
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Private Cottage, Walk to Broadmoor & Seven Falls

This four-person cottage has one bedroom and one bathroom to welcome up to four guests in Colorado Springs. It’s a great place to surround yourself with hiking and biking trails nearby while also being able to walk to the Broadmoor Resort. Downtown Colorado Springs is about five minutes away. The newly remodeled cottage has a spa-like bathroom, small kitchen, laundry machines, and a living room with a queen-sized sleeper sofa for extra sleeping space. In the cottage, you’ll also have TVs, Wi-Fi, books, and games. The private deck outside is a great place to hang out, as well as the covered porch and fenced yard. Kids ages six and under require pre-approval before booking on Airbnb.

Enchanted Cottage at Easy Manor A magical space tucked into the forest
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Enchanted Cottage at Easy Manor

Transport yourself to somewhere magical and memorable with a stay at this Colorado Springs Airbnb. It accommodates three people in a studio-type space and has double beds in both the bedroom area and living area. This is a pet-friendly vacation rental on 10-acres of land filled with ponderosa pine trees. The small home is about 300 square feet in size and features a lofted full bed, pull-out sofa, reading chair, coffee table, and kitchenette. The property has a pond that is great for swimming in the summertime and even has a rope swing. You’ll also enjoy the outdoor brick fireplace for making s’mores and the cabana area by the pond with lounge chairs and float toys.

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