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10 Colorado Mountain AirBnBs You Should Visit

Some of us have lived in Colorado for most, if not all of our lives, and have yet to explore the cool towns and places that our friends rave about. When you factor in the lack of or limited amount of hotels and motels in certain areas, it’s obvious how much more of an inconvenience staying in one of these towns can be.

Thankfully, AirBnB and their competitor, VRBO, have made hosting your private home to would-be travelers a breeze. There’s practically an economically viable place to stay overnight in almost every city and town in the state of Colorado now. So let’s explore!

1. Red-tail Round House (Walden, CO)

Located in Walden, CO, which is 2 hours from Fort Collins, lays a 2 person cabin with 200 round feet of space. If you’re looking to get off the grid and enjoy some beautiful views, this is the place you want to stay for your next adventure.

2. Moose Haven Cabin (Walden, CO)

The remoteness, views, ability to have pets make this spot special. There is lots of Timothy Grass for horses, llamas or alpacas. Hiking, biking, xc ski or snowshoe opportunities right from your cabin to our Elk Run Trail or into Routt National Forest and the Mount Zirkel Wilderness makes this destination hard to beat. Downstairs is a full and twin bed and a queen fold out sofa bed upstairs. There isn’t running water in the cabin however well water is provided. We provide a gas grill for cooking in lieu of the fire pit. There is a fire pit with a grill for cooking at the front door when no fire ban exists, Solar powers the lights and phone. We also supply the following: blankets, linens, pillows, silverware, cooking utensils, pots and pans, French Press, glasses, cups, water, firewood for heat the cabin and cooking, (recreational firewood provided with a donation when no fire ban exists ) matches, outside chairs, picnic table and a fire-ring with grill. The composting bathroom is 20 feet from the cabin. The shared shower house is a short walk from the cabin.

3. Cozy cabin with amazing views (Salida, CO)

My place is about 15 to 20 minutes to restaurants and family-friendly activities in Salida. We are about 30 minutes to Mount Princeton Hot Springs and 30 minutes to Monarch Ski Resort. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, and families (with kids). We also have a propane grill for you to use. The space Our property backs up to National Forest with miles and miles of trails. We have a pond on our property stocked with trout. You may fish in there but only catch and release and no bait. It is $25 pp. We have a canoe and a paddle boat you can also use. We have one bedroom that is private with a queen bed and the loft is about 5 feet high with two twin beds. The loft overlooks the living room downstairs.

4. Minimalist Modern WATERFRONT Cabin (Idaho Springs, CO)

The cabin is PROFESSIONALLY CLEANED w/ disinfectant & HEPA-3 air purifier after each guest. This stylish waterfront cabin is perfect for a single traveler or a romantic getaway for two. Step into the beautiful studio cabin and be swept away by the mountainous view just outside. The cabin is just 20 mins from the ski slopes and 35 mins from Denver and only minutes from historic Idaho Springs. This cabin’s max capacity is 2 individuals. NO PARTIES OR EVENTS ALLOWED. NO PETS or CAMPFIRES ALLOWED. This cabin is very chic & modern, and has several fun games & books. It is small at approximately 330 sqft. There is a very small kitchenette for cooking, with a Keurig for coffee & tea, microwave, plugin cookplate, pots and pans, mugs, minimal dishes & flatware, and refrigerator in the pantry.

5. Solace WATERFRONT Work & Play Cabin (Idaho Springs, CO)

Tranquil and inviting rustic, historic mountain escape located just off the bustling creek. Perfect for a single traveler or a romantic haven for 2! Relax and unwind in front of the large stone wood burning fireplace (we provide wood). Work and play in the secluded and cozy office. This cabin is refreshingly simple and has an earthy feel about it. If you’re looking for fancy, this isn’t the cabin for you. It is VERY clean, but not updated/renovated. While it’s minutes from historic old town Idaho Springs, Colorado, it is a relatively private cabin with a backwoods feel!

6. Mountain-top Vista Getaway (Breckenridge, CO)

Welcome to Blue Mountain Lodge. Enjoy breathtaking views from every room of this spacious 1 bedroom / 1 loft / 1 bathroom mountain modern getaway. Nestled in the woods but only a 4 minute drive from downtown Breck, get the best of all worlds in your own little slice of mountaintop paradise. Floor-to-ceiling windows create an open and bright living area for you to soak it all in. Pair that with a massive wraparound deck and you’ll see why this gem has the best views in town!!

7. Rustic Funk Waterfront Pet Friendly Cabin (Idaho Springs, CO)

The Rustic Funk Waterfront Cabin is a very simple & exceptionally-located creekside retreat. Featuring huge windows that look out over the bustling creek, this cabin is perfectly situated right off the main road but tucked away enough to be somewhat hidden. It’s not fancy, so don’t book if you want fancy. Design is simple, natural, and has an earthy feel about it. It is VERY clean, but not updated. Just minutes from historic old town Idaho Springs Colorado and 35 minutes from Denver. The space The cabin is PROFESSIONALLY CLEANED w/ disinfectant & HEPA-3 air purifier after each guest. =) New mattress & leather chairs were just added! Internet is high speed fiber 100 megs + YouTubeTV.

8. Secluded Rustic Dome Majestic View ( Idaho Springs, CO)

Enjoy your privacy in a quiet rural neighborhood high above the clouds at the Luna Dome One! This home holds a special place in our hearts. We have fond memories of sitting by the fireplace with loved ones, watching the snow drift down the mountains. You will enjoy a very intimate connection with nature and separate yourself from the busy urban lifestyle. The warm space has brought our friends and family peace and comfort, and we hope it will do the same for yours! We would be honored to welcome you to the Dome! The geodesic dome design was developed by American architect and engineer R. Buckminster Fuller to maximize energy resources. This structure is said to have the strongest, lightest and most efficient means of enclosing space, thereby enabling natural heating and cooling.

9. FUN & COZY Boho Modern Mountain Creekside Cabin (Idaho Springs, CO)

BOHO MOD and colorful mountain fab! This cabin has many fun games & books. Regarding the bed setup: There is a queen bed in the bedroom and room for a single person to sleep on the couch. The couch does NOT pull out into a bed. It is approximately 550 sqft. There is a small kitchenette for light cooking, with coffee & tea, and a water boiler, Keurig, microwave, plugin cookplates, pots and pans, mugs, minimal dishes & flatware, & under counter refrigerator.

10. New Cabin on the River w/ Hot Tub | BBQ | Fire Pit (Black Hawk, CO)

Upper Level: Bedroom 1 – Guest: Queen size Casper bed, Jack & Jill bathroom with shower/Jacuzzi jetted tub 》Lower Level: Bedroom 2 – Master: King size Casper bed, en-suite bathroom with two-person steam shower, sitting area, kitchenette, fireplace, television, private deck 10 min to Nederland 》15 min to Eldora Mountain Resort (Skiing/Snowboarding/XC)


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