Destination guide

Head to the scenic city of South Central Colorado

The gardens, mountains and riverfront display a scene truly unique to South Central Colorado. This city is scenic and welcoming, recognised for its hiking, zoo and university setting. Take in top local attractions such as Center Park and Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in South Central Colorado

Travellers appreciate the magnificent mountain views and beautiful waterfalls, which is just a taste of what South Central Colorado has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Central Colorado is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pinyon Flats Campground (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Great Sand Dunes National Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • High Dune (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Hermit Park (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Zapata Falls (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around South Central Colorado

The nearest airport is in Alamosa, CO (ALS-San Luis Valley Regional), located 46.3 mi (74.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Pueblo, CO (PUB-Pueblo Memorial), which is 48.8 mi (78.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Trinidad Station or Raton Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near South Central Colorado?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19,716 holiday rentals near South Central Colorado. From 924 Cabins to 924 Cottages, 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 South Central Colorado is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in South Central Colorado?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Central Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Breckenridge: 7,338 holiday rentals
  • Aspen: 2,148 holiday rentals
  • Denver: 1,530 holiday rentals
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort: 3,135 holiday rentals
  • Vail: 6,960 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in South Central Colorado! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in South Central Colorado?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in South Central Colorado with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Breckenridge: 7,338 holiday homes
  • Aspen: 2,148 holiday homes
  • Denver: 1,530 holiday homes
  • Vail: 6,960 holiday homes
  • Avon: 3,207 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to South Central Colorado?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in South Central Colorado are:

  • Denver International Airport (DEN): 716 holiday houses
  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field (ASE): 1,562 holiday houses
  • Centennial Airport (APA): 1,208 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in South Central Colorado?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in South Central Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ruxton's Trading Post: 1,139 holiday rentals
  • Mount Crested Butte: 739 holiday rentals
  • Four O'Clock: 7,691 holiday rentals
  • The Steadman Clinic: 5,127 holiday rentals
  • Peak 9: 7,874 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Central Colorado listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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