Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Lakewood

Enjoy the live music and other features of Lakewood. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and mountain views. Sports Authority Field at Mile High and Denver's Downtown Aquarium 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 Lakewood

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lakewood a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Denver Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Adams Mystery Playhouse (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lakeside Amusement Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Apex Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lakewood

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lakewood is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Civic Center Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Bear Creek Lake Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Washington Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • William Frederick Hayden Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Cheesman Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lakewood

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 13.8 mi (22.3 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 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Lakewood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,373 holiday rentals near Lakewood. From 691 Houses to 389 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lakewood is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lakewood:

  • Eiber: 19 holiday homes
  • East Gate: 17 holiday homes
  • Lower Chautauqua: 40 holiday homes
  • Washington Park: 325 holiday homes
  • Berkeley: 484 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 Lakewood?

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

  • Carmody Recreation Center: 1,431 holiday rentals
  • Lakewood Heritage Center: 1,499 holiday rentals
  • Foothills Golf Course: 1,429 holiday rentals
  • Lakewood Cultural Center: 1,498 holiday rentals
  • Denver Federal Center: 1,475 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lakewood 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 Lakewood?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 691 Houses in Lakewood. Our other popular types of Lakewood holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 389 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 43 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 43 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lakewood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 184 holiday homes with pool available in Lakewood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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