Destination guide

Friendly Highlands Ranch will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Highlands Ranch. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, sporting events and restaurants. Denver Botanic Gardens and Molly Brown House Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Highlands Ranch

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Highlands Ranch a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Pirates Cove Water Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Wildlife Experience (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Cherry Hills Country Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Highlands Ranch

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Highlands Ranch is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • South Platte Park and the Carson Nature Center (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hudson Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Westlands Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Centennial Center Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Kennedy Soccer Complex (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Highlands Ranch

Fly into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Highlands Ranch?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,273 holiday rentals near Highlands Ranch. From 636 Houses to 372 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 Highlands Ranch is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Highlands Ranch?

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 Highlands Ranch:

  • Green Valley Ranch: 41 holiday homes
  • Washington Park: 316 holiday homes
  • Berkeley: 466 holiday homes
  • West Highland: 129 holiday homes
  • Overland: 33 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 Highlands Ranch?

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

  • Highlands Ranch Golf Club: 1,320 holiday rentals
  • Ellie Caulkins Opera House: 1,487 holiday rentals
  • Park Meadows Mall: 1,230 holiday rentals
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park: 1,488 holiday rentals
  • Anschutz Medical Campus: 1,322 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Highlands Ranch 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 Highlands Ranch?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 636 Houses in Highlands Ranch. Our other popular types of Highlands Ranch holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 372 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 142 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 27 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Highlands Ranch?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 188 holiday homes with pool available in Highlands Ranch. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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