Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Buena Vista

The riverfront, mountains and hot springs are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Buena Vista. Travellers to this scenic city praise the hiking, rafting and kayaking. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Buena Vista

Buena Vista is famous for its stunning river views and relaxing hot springs. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Buena Vista is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buena Vista River Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • San Isabel National Forest (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Mt. Princeton (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mount Elbert (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)
  • Independence Pass (29.7 mi / 47.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Buena Vista

Fly into Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), the closest airport, located 47.2 mi (76 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Gunnison, CO (GUC-Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional), which is 48.6 mi (78.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Buena Vista?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 242 holiday rentals near Buena Vista. From 77 Cabins to 136 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Buena Vista for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Buena Vista?

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 Buena Vista:

  • Aspen Mountain.: 663 holiday homes
  • West End: 571 holiday homes
  • Indian Mountain: 21 holiday homes
  • Aspen Highlands: 117 holiday homes
  • Red Mountain: 71 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 Buena Vista?

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

  • Tunnels Rd: 238 holiday rentals
  • Buena Vista Heritage Museum: 215 holiday rentals
  • Cottonwood Lake: 223 holiday rentals
  • Buena Vista River Park: 216 holiday rentals
  • Love Meadow: 206 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Buena Vista 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 Cabins in Buena Vista?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 77 Cabins in Buena Vista. Our other popular types of Buena Vista holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 136 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 77 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 77 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Buena Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Buena Vista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.