Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Black Hawk

The area's entertainment and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Black Hawk. This scenic and welcoming city is well known for its casino gaming, mountain views and restaurants. Coors Brewery and National Center for Atmospheric Research are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Black Hawk

Are you hoping to discover 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 Black Hawk has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Winter Park Ski Resort (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Carousel of Happiness (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Eldora Mountain Resort (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Echo Mountain Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Bergen Peak (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Evergreen Golf Course (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Black Hawk

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Black Hawk is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chautauqua Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Golden Gate Canyon State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Carousel of Happiness (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Eldorado Canyon State Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Mount Galbraith Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Clear Creek History Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Black Hawk

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 19.2 mi (30.8 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 37.4 mi (60.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Black Hawk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,248 holiday rentals near Black Hawk. From 140 Cabins to 703 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Black Hawk for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Black Hawk?

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 Black Hawk:

  • Lower Chautauqua: 40 holiday homes
  • Mountain House: 1,059 holiday homes
  • Keystone Ski Resort: 1,114 holiday homes
  • East Boulder: 56 holiday homes
  • North Boulder: 187 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 Black Hawk?

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

  • Ameristar Casino Black Hawk: 1,696 holiday rentals
  • Saratoga Casino Black Hawk: 1,836 holiday rentals
  • Golden Gates Casino: 1,677 holiday rentals
  • The Canyon Casino: 1,805 holiday rentals
  • The Gilpin Casino: 1,816 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Black Hawk 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 Black Hawk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 140 Cabins in Black Hawk. Our other popular types of Black Hawk holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 703 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 140 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 140 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Black Hawk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 715 holiday homes with pool available in Black Hawk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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