Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Downtown Denver

Enjoy the area's architecture, entertainment and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Downtown Denver. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and museums, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. United States Mint and Denver Art Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Denver

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Downtown Denver has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Denver Zoo (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Adams Mystery Playhouse (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • City Park Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Lakeside Amusement Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Downtown Denver

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downtown Denver is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Civic Center Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Cheesman Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Congress Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • City Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Washington Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Downtown Denver

Fly into Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 13 mi (20.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 14.4 mi (23.1 km) away.

You can see more of Downtown Denver by jumping on the metro at 16th - California Station, 16th - Stout Station or 18th - California Station.

Where to stay near Denver?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,576 holiday rentals near Denver. From 834 Houses to 47 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Denver for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Denver?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Denver:

  • Green Valley Ranch: 41 holiday homes
  • Washington Park: 321 holiday homes
  • Berkeley: 463 holiday homes
  • West Highland: 131 holiday homes
  • Overland: 32 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Denver?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Denver. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ellie Caulkins Opera House: 1,477 holiday rentals
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park: 1,492 holiday rentals
  • Colorado Convention Center: 651 holiday rentals
  • 61st & Peña station: 1,251 holiday rentals
  • Cherry Creek Shopping Center (Cherry Creek Mall): 1,404 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Denver listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Denver?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 834 Houses in Denver. Our other popular types of Denver holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 47 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 421 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 47 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Denver?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 222 holiday homes with pool available in Denver. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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