Destination guide

Charming Watkins will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Watkins with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. Dick's Sporting Goods Park and Denver Museum of Nature and Science are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Watkins

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Watkins a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Zoo (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Blackstone Country Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Centre Hills Disc Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Golf Club At Heather Ridge (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • CommonGround Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Wildlife Experience (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Watkins

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Watkins. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Aurora Reservoir (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Aurora Sports Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Red-Tailed Hawk Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cherry Creek State Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Centennial Center Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Watkins

Fly into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 16.7 mi (26.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Watkins?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday rentals near Watkins. From 86 Houses to 20 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Watkins for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Watkins:

  • Green Valley Ranch: 44 holiday homes
  • Virginia Village: 17 holiday homes
  • Stapleton: 27 holiday homes
  • South Park Hill: 36 holiday homes
  • University Park: 43 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 Watkins?

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

  • Snow Lake Trail: 198 holiday rentals
  • Park Meadows Mall: 1,309 holiday rentals
  • Anschutz Medical Campus: 1,392 holiday rentals
  • Red-Tailed Hawk Park: 895 holiday rentals
  • 61st & Peña Station: 1,334 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 86 Houses in Watkins. Our other popular types of Watkins holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 20 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 7 holiday houses
  • Studios: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watkins?

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

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