Colorado Springs is famed for being the base of some of the most famous American mountain ranges, including the Southern Rocky Mountains and Pikes Peak. It is one of the most populous cities in all of Colorado and attracts visitors from all over the world because of its interesting history and stunning natural beauty. While there, visitors have many accommodation options to choose from, based on their needs in terms of amenities and location. Some of the best places to stay range from extensive hotels to cozy B&Bs, and the choices include the award-winning Holden House, the luxurious Fox Run BnB, and the incomparable retreat Glen Eyrie.
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The Holden House bed and breakfast inn takes visitors back in time to a storybook-like atmosphere of what Old Colorado City used to be like in the early 1900s. The award-winning B&B can be found in a beautiful tree-lined residential neighborhood and houses stunning suites named for historic mining areas that the original owners, the Holden family, held interests in. Guests can choose from the Cripple Creek Suite, the Aspen Suite, Goldfield and Silverton Carriage House, or the Rose Victorian’s Independence and Pikes Peak Suites. Each of the suites has private label amenities and modern accommodations, including Holden House signature robes, flat-screen televisions, free Wi-Fi, a refrigerator, and much more. Guests are welcome to relax in the shared parlor and living room or dine in the formal dining room; a full gourmet breakfast, afternoon wine social, and 24-hour coffee and tea service are offered.
1102 W Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80904-4347, Phone: 719-471-3980
2.The St. Mary’s Inn
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The St. Mary’s Inn offers their guests that little extra touch to make it one of the best bed and breakfast experiences they’ve ever had. From a delicious home-cooked breakfast to free parking and Jacuzzi whirlpools, guests will never want to leave the comforts of the inn. Other amenities include individually controlled thermostats in each room/suite, private bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, luxury robes, a television, a refrigerator, and much more. Guests who do decide to venture out will find that central downtown Colorado Springs is only two blocks away – hard to believe when they see the quiet and calm setting of the B&B. Guests are just minutes away from some of the best clubs and restaurants in the state.
530 North Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, Phone: 719-540-2222
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Lennox House is a historical bed and breakfast located in the heart of downtown Colorado Springs – it was added to the Colorado State Register of Historic Properties in 1999. The B&B is housed within a grand three-story Queen Anne Victorian and is full of unique touches and history, from the exquisite stained-glass windows to the intricate fretwork. Guests will find themselves in close proximity to many of the region’s attractions, and sites include the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Seven Falls, Garden of the Gods, and the Pikes Peak Highway. The unique suites and spacious seasonal bedrooms each offer a private bathroom among many other comforts and modern amenities to ensure the guests have a memorable stay.
1339 N Nevada Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903, Phone: 719-471-1515
4.Crescent Lily Inn
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Located just a few blocks from the restaurants and entertainment venues in downtown Colorado Springs, Crescent Lily Inn is the perfect alternative to hotels in the area. Offering a personal touch, guests can choose from five rooms, each with a private bath, wireless internet, work spaces, and furniture chosen for the utmost elegance and comfort. Some of the rooms offer additional amenities such as a whirlpool tub, fireplace, balcony, and panoramic views of Boulder Crescent Park. The inn is open all year long and is one of the most favored accommodation options in the area because of the memorable and personalized service that guests receive.
6 Boulder Crescent Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, Phone: 719-442-2331
5.Fox Run BnB
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Imagine a home away from home, fitted with every modern luxury a person would need – that’s what Fox Run BnB offers guests who are heading to Colorado Springs. This cozy, comfortable space is great for solo travelers, couples, a family, or even a combined group of family and friends. Guests will get a complimentary gourmet breakfast, fresh-baked treats, unlimited coffee and tea, daily housekeeping, and a dedicated private entrance with their stay. Each level has a shared living area complete with minifridge and microwave. On the hotel grounds, guests will be able to explore the surrounding 8 acres of pasture and woods, which make the perfect setting for an evening walk.
2465 Evergreen Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80921, Phone: 719-481-9520
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The Wyndham Hotel offers guests an extraordinary boutique experience complete with modern amenities and exceptional service. The hotel is housed in a building constructed in 1902 as a stock exchange for local mining companies. Over the years, Wyndham Hotels did an elaborate restoration of the building, converting it to a boutique hotel filled with historic architecture. In addition to the amazing accommodation options offered, guests will also be able to dine at the Springs Orleans restaurant, relax at the luxurious MX Spa, work out in the fitness center, get some work done in the business center, or kick back with a cocktail at the one of the hotel’s bars.
8 S Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903, Phone: 719-323-2000
One of the classiest hotels in Colorado Springs, Broadmoor is a AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star resort with a range of distinctive amenities and impeccable services. Since 1918, the hotel has offered an unmatched range of accommodation from rooms and suites to cottages and cabins. Guests will be able to partake in outdoor activities such as horseback riding, fly fishing, and waterfall treks in the adventurous surroundings, while more relaxing opportunities include a swimming pool, playing a round of golf or a game of tennis, or indulging in rejuvenating spa services. The dining and shopping options at the Broadmoor are incomparable and include a range of award-winning restaurants and unique specialty shops. Things to Do in Colorado Springs
1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, Phone: 855-634-7711
8.Garden of the Gods Club
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The Garden of the Gods Club is a combination of a club, retreat, resort, spa, salon, and international health and wellness center. Perched high atop a mesa, guests can spend time with their friends, family, and loved ones while surrounded by stunning views of the natural red rock formations at Garden of the Gods or the snow-capped Pikes Peak. There are 56 guest rooms and suites to stay in, each complete with marvelous amenities to make each stay memorable. Other aspects include the Kissing Camels golf course, tennis courts, a family recreation center complete with swimming pool and children’s splash park, a full-service spa and salon, and many fine and casual dining programs.
3320 Mesa Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80904, Phone: 800-923-8838
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Offering an authentic Rocky Mountain experience, the Cheyenne Mountain resort has over 300 guest rooms for visitors to choose from, many of which offer extraordinary mountain vistas. The resort is perfect for rejuvenation and relaxation and guests can spend their time exploring the 200 acres of scenic beauty that surrounds them. Other things to do on the property include getting pampered at the Alluvia Spa and Wellness Center, playing a round of golf on the 18-hole Pete Dye course, playing a game of tennis in one of the 17 indoor/ outdoor courts, working out at the fitness center, or taking a dip in one of the five indoor/outdoor swimming pools. Guests will be able relax by the private 35-acre lake or participate in beach activities and watersports and end their day with a delicious meal in one of the three Colorado-inspired dining venues.
3225 Broadmoor Valley Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, Phone: 719-538-4000
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Perfect for a romantic getaway or mini-retreat, Glen Eyrie is considered one of the most beautiful locations in all of Colorado Springs. Comprising the Glen Eyrie Castle, the Pink House, and multiple lodges, guests will be able to choose from exclusive and deluxe accommodation options in any of these structures. A stay at Glen Eyrie includes a delicious breakfast with a range of homemade pastries, entrees, and goodies made by their award-winning culinary team. The guest rooms have many amenities from luxurious shower/tub combos and work spaces to lounge areas and much more. All the rooms offer breathtaking views of the landscape and surroundings.
3820 North 30th Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904, Phone: 800-944-4536
11.Hotel San Ayre
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Hotel San Ayre can be found right amidst the Manitou Springs Cave Dwellings, the Garden of the Gods, and the Red Rock Canyon. The adults-only hotel offers their guests free Wi-Fi, parking, as well as a complimentary traditional breakfast every morning to start their day just right. Other hotel features guests can enjoy are a relaxing garden, a picnic area, barbecue grills, and assisting guests with tickets to tours and surrounding attractions. The hotel has eleven rooms to choose from, each of which is fitted with a balcony or patio to enjoy the outdoors, a flat-screen television with cable, Egyptian cotton bed sheets, a microwave, and much more.
3320 W Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80904
11 Best Romantic Getaways in Colorado Springs
- Holden House, Photo: Holden House
- The St. Mary’s Inn, Photo: The St. Mary’s Inn
- Lennox House, Photo: Lennox House
- Crescent Lily Inn, Photo: Crescent Lily Inn
- Fox Run BnB, Photo: Fox Run BnB
- Wyndham Hotel, Photo: Wyndham Hotel
- Broadmoor, Photo: Broadmoor
- Garden of the Gods Club, Photo: Garden of the Gods Club
- Cheyenne Mountain, Photo: Courtesy of dvoevnore - Fotolia.com
- Glen Eyrie, Photo: Glen Eyrie
- Hotel San Ayre, Photo: Hotel San Ayre
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