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There are so many amazing places to visit in Colorado that you could spend many months traveling here and still not get to everything you want to see and do. As an alternative to booking hotels or staying in campgrounds, you can choose a Vrbo vacation rental property to really make yourself at home here while you work, relax, or explore.
Here are some of the coolest Colorado Vrbo vacation rentals to inspire your next adventure in the American West.
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One great Vrbo option is this Colorado chalet that is on Fall River and has a private hot tub. It’s just a mile from Rocky Mountain National Park and a popular option for up to four people. The Vrbo host has a couple other properties for rent as well if this one is booked for your dates. This particular rental has a king-size bed in the bedroom and a sleeper sofa in the living room. It also has cable TV, outdoor pool, deck that overlooks the river with the hot tub, and a location just four miles from Estes Park. Children are welcome to stay here but pets are not allowed.
With two bedrooms and two baths, here’s a chalet-style cabin for up to six people in Colorado. It is close to hot springs, kayaking, hiking, biking, skiing, snowmobiling, golfing, and many other activities. Yet you’ll be in a secluded location among pine trees on a 17-acre tract of land. The home offers great views of Mt. Princeton and the Chalk Cliffs. Features of the interior include a full kitchen, TV and DVDs, and complimentary toiletries. There is no Wi-Fi here, however, and pets are not allowed.
Mountain Perch is a Vrbo house for rent that has two bedrooms and two bathrooms to accommodate four people. It is a log home with lovely views of the mountains and just 1.3 miles from the downtown shops and restaurants. The home also has a hot tub, dry Finnish sauna, cable TV, DVDs, and modern kitchen. It’s best to have a 4WD vehicle to access this space in the winter. Children are welcome here, but the home is not child-proofed. The house does not allow pets.
Gateway To Pikes Peak, Garden Of The Gods, Manitou Springs, Old Colorado City, West Colorado Springs
There’s so much to see and do in the area when you book this 2,900-square-foot home on Vrbo. It sleeps six people and has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Guests love the hot tub on the deck for relaxing and the lovely views of Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods. Internet, TV, air conditioning, and laundry machines are available in the home. The host offers to guide you on some hikes if you stay for three or more days. There are also bikes that you can use onsite and explore the bike paths nearby. A canoe is available too if you have the required experience to use it. The home is child-friendly but not pet-friendly.
Large groups up to 11 people can stay in this six-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom house on 13 acres of forested land in Colorado. It spans about 5,500 square feet of space and makes it easy to visit Buena Vista, Fairplay, and Hartsel. Features of the home include a large kitchen with modern appliances, basement with wood stove, and multiple sleeping areas. Meanwhile, the outdoor space offers a fire pit, new landscaping, and lovely views. This place is about two hours from Denver and a nice city escape. Pets are not allowed here, and 4WD/AWD vehicles may be necessary to access the property in the winter.
Here’s a dream-worthy log cabin that’s 1,200 square feet in size and available for rent on Vrbo. It has two bedrooms and queen-size beds and a loft with twin-size beds to accommodate six people. It also has a bathroom, full kitchen, and wood-burning stove. Stay here when you want to check out the Pikes Peak area of Colorado and spend your days hiking, biking, fishing, and sightseeing. A Tesla wall charger is available here for electric vehicles. Pets are allowed here as long as you follow the pet rules, and there is no pet fee charged to bring your dog.
Situated on five acres of land, this 2,300-square-foot house sleeps 10 to 12 people for a Colorado vacation. It is a log accent home with three bedrooms, three bathrooms, an open-concept kitchen, Wi-Fi, and huge great room. Other features of the home are the large wrap-around deck with mountain views and outdoor seating, laundry machines, and indoor and outdoor games to play. The host provides four pairs of snowshoes for guests, which is a fun way to explore the wooded lot with pines and aspens. From here, it’s 25 minutes to Breckenridge and two hours from Denver. Pets are allowed here as long as you clean up after then.
You can stay in this clean and well-appointed home with up to six people when you make a booking on Vrbo. The host provides guests with breakfast on the first morning and complimentary wine and coffee too. The outdoor area has a patio and charcoal grill for guests to use. You’ll be three miles from town and all the local hot springs, restaurants, and shopping you want to check out. Known as the Maverick Mountain Retreat, this home is surrounded by wildlife but does not allow pets. Overall, it’s a great place to enjoy nature while still being close to town amenities.
Here in Colorado, you can stay in a guest house on a 100-acre ranch and enjoy a natural and tranquil setting. The home sleeps six people and has three bedrooms and two baths. It also has an open living area, sunroom, patio area with seating, BBQ, and indoor storage for outdoor recreation equipment. When you stay here, you’ll have access to trails on the main property, the riverfront, and the screened gazebo at the river. There is great put-in/take-out access for floating the river right here too. Up to two dogs are allowed here, depending on breed, and with an extra fee.
This 1,500-square-foot cabin is cozy and in the private Columbine Lake Community between Downtown Grand Lake and Rock Mountain National Park. The home sleeps up to eight people and has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Other features of the home are a full kitchen, wood-burning stove, laundry room, TVs, and family-friendly amenities to make the place safe and fun for babies and toddlers. However, pets are not allowed here. Fun things to do in the area include snowmobiling on the groomed trails, cross-country skiing and sledding, dog sledding, playing golf, and scenic drives along Trail Ridge Road.
Large groups up to 15 people enjoy this Vrbo rental home that has six bedrooms and three baths. It’s near the Breckenridge Ski Area and spans 3,400 square feet of living space. There are multiple TVs, an eight-person hot tub, 40-foot deck that spans the entire front of the house, and ping pong table. The bedrooms have custom-built aspen furniture to add to the natural features of the log home. Families rent out this home all throughout the year to experience the different seasons of the region. Pets are not allowed here.
A good vacation rental option in Colorado is this cute cottage that’s 750 square feet in size and has one bedroom and one bath. It sleeps four people comfortably and has an open floor plan that includes a comfy family room and stocked kitchen. The home is 10 minutes from the Sunlight Ski Resort and has a shared driveway. The nearest house is 40 yards away, and you’ll be on top of a garage that’s used for storage. The owners live in the next house over from this rental space. You can bring your dogs along but don’t leave them alone in the unit.
There are also condos available to rent via Vrbo, such as this one-bedroom space called Dvora’s Guest House. This condo is next to Downtown Salida and the Riverside Park. It has modern amenities and is close to kayaking, hiking, art galleries, shops, and live music. Yet it also has a relaxing vibe with a backyard and hot springs nearby. The home is kid-friendly with a large, fenced backyard and games to play. However, it does not allow pets and is an allergy-free space. Free fridge stocking is available if you provide the list and pay for the groceries.
You can stay on a 60-acre horse farm with this Vrbo rental that sleeps six people and has views of Pikes Peak. It offers three bedrooms, one bathroom, and is nestled among the ponderosa pine trees. From this relaxing setting, day trips are easy to Colorado Springs, Woodland Park, Denver, and the Rocky Mountains. Pets and children are welcome to stay here.
Experience the nostalgic charm of this 1895-era property that has been remodeled and landscaped for Vrbo guests. It is in a great location near hot springs, hiking, shopping, and restaurants. This is a cozy and clean apartment that accommodates two people comfortably in 750 square feet of space. Stay here to have lots of things to do within walking distance in Glenwood Springs. It’s quiet and secure to be your “home away from home” when you travel. Guests enjoy the outdoor living space for morning coffee and evening cocktails. Children are welcome to stay here, but this vacation rental property does not allow pets.