Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Lafayette

The lake and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Lafayette. This city is walkable and relaxing, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and cycling. Folsom Field and National Center for Atmospheric Research 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 Lafayette

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Lafayette has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Coal Creek Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Eagle Trace Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Bay Aquatic Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Flatirons Golf Course (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lafayette

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lafayette. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chautauqua Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Broomfield County Commons Open Space (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Westminster City Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Valmont City Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Boulder Fish Observatory (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Boulder Reservoir (9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lafayette

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 5.8 mi (9.3 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 (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 24.5 mi (39.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Lafayette?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 455 holiday rentals near Lafayette. From 276 Houses to 103 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lafayette for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lafayette:

  • Lower Chautauqua: 42 holiday homes
  • Washington Park: 379 holiday homes
  • Berkeley: 502 holiday homes
  • West Highland: 138 holiday homes
  • Overland: 34 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 Lafayette?

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

  • WOW Children's Museum: 1,406 holiday rentals
  • Indian Peaks Golf Course: 1,274 holiday rentals
  • National Center for Atmospheric Research: 917 holiday rentals
  • Ellie Caulkins Opera House: 1,530 holiday rentals
  • Coal Creek Golf Course: 1,615 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 276 Houses in Lafayette. Our other popular types of Lafayette holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 103 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 17 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 17 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lafayette?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Lafayette. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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