Destination guide

The majestic setting of Cortez is ready to explore

The mountains and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Cortez. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its archaeology and restaurants. 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 and attractions in and around Cortez

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cortez a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guy Drew Winery (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Sutcliffe Vineyards (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Soda Canyon Overlook Trail (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in Cortez

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cortez is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Park Point (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Yucca House National Monument (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Knife Edge Trail (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Mesa Verde National Park Entrance (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Point Lookout Trail (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)

Travelling to and around Cortez

The nearest airport is in Cortez, CO (CEZ-Montezuma County), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Cortez?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 100 holiday rentals near Cortez. From 41 Houses to 32 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cortez for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cortez?

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

  • Crow Canyon Archaeological Center: 78 holiday rentals
  • Guy Drew Winery: 71 holiday rentals
  • Cortez Cultural Center: 85 holiday rentals
  • Sutcliffe Vineyards: 40 holiday rentals
  • Colorado Welcome Center at Cortez: 86 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 41 Houses in Cortez. Our other popular types of Cortez holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 32 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 32 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 32 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cortez?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Cortez. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.