Get away from the daily routine and relax surrounded by nature at one of these unique Colorado inns, lodges and B&Bs which offer attentive service and a choice of activities. From historical hideaways to affordable weekend ideas, our list includes romantic options for nearly every interest and budget. Spend a few days exploring Colorado Springs, Denver, Crested Butte, Durango, Evergreen and other fun Colorado destinations.
1.Highland Haven Creekside Inn - 1 hours from Boulder
© Highland Haven Creekside Inn
Conveniently situated near Evergreen, Colorado attractions such as the Evergreen Golf Course and the Red Rocks Amphitheater, this deluxe take on a bed and breakfast is also only a short walk from the downtown Evergreen area. Visitors to the Highland Haven Creekside Inn can expect spacious rooms furnished with wood finishes that have all the latest amenities such as free Wi-Fi and flat screen televisions.
If guests prefer, they canopt to stay in suites or whole cottages that have timber ceilings and feature luxury touches such as hot tubs and cozy private patios. For those who want to indulge even further, there is even a tree house available that spans two levels and comes with its own Jacuzzi.
4395 Independence Trail, Evergreen, Colorado 80439, Phone: 303-674-3577
2.Frisco Inn on Galena - 1 hour 30 minutes from Boulder
© Frisco Inn on Galena
This charming bed and breakfast is part of a large family home that sits just two blocks away from Main Street in Frisco, making it a convenient place to stay if you want to explore this delightful town. Rooms are warm and inviting with plush carpets and views over the nearby mountains, and they are decorated in a classic Colorado style to welcome guests to the area.
Private balconies are available in some of the rooms in order for visitors to take in more of the gorgeous views, and there are a range of added amenities that ensure guests feel pampered during their stay. These include complimentary breakfast as well as wine and snacks in the afternoon, and guests have the chance to socialize at Frisco Inn on Galena. Any guests staying here also have complimentary access to the Peak One Fitness Center.
106 Galena St, Frisco, Colorado 80443, Phone: 970-668-3224
3.Antlers on the Creek
© Antlers on the Creek
Antlers on the Creek is a bed and breakfast that prides itself on privacy and serenity. Nestled next to a stunning creek and just ten minutes from Durango, this mountain retreat offers premier service and luxurious amenities such as a hot tub located in the communal gazebo.
Guest rooms are generous in size, and there are suites available for those who prefer some extra space, making this establishment the perfect choice for families. All rooms are designed to reflect the elegance of the surrounding area. Breakfast is complementary as is Happy Hour, which includes a selection a local craft beers or cocktails.
999 Lightner Creek Rd, Durango, Colorado 81301, Phone: 970-259-1565
4.Gable House Bed and Breakfast
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For a slice of history look no further than the Gable House Bed and Breakfast, a period property that dates back to1892. Just five minutes’ walk from a range of attractions in Durango such as the Durango Arts Center, this bed and breakfast spans three floors and is decorated in an enchanting period style complete with antique furnishings.
Rooms are individually designed in order to give guests a sense of uniqueness, and some even feature delightful touches such as four-poster beds. Breakfast is complementary, and there are communal areas for socializing, including a living room with a roaring fireplace.
805 E 5th Ave, Durango, Colorado 81301, Phone: 970-247-4982
5.Elk Mountain Lodge
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If you are looking to stay in a unique bed and breakfast in Colorado then look no further than the Elk Mountain Lodge in Crested Butte, a former miners hotel that dates back to the beginning of the twentieth century. The inn is close to local points of interest such as the neighboring Elk Avenue, which has shopping and dining spots galore, and there is also a complementary ski shuttle service for guests who want to hit the slopes.
Rooms at the Elk Mountain Lodge are individually and tastefully furnished and feature free Wi-Fi and cable television. Rooms located on the upper floor of the lodge come with their own private balconies and afford guests sweeping views of the majestic Rocky Mountains in the background. More Things to Do in Crested Butte
129 Gothic Ave, Crested Butte, Colorado 81224, Phone: 970-349-7533
6.Arbor House Inn Bed & Breakfast on the River
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For a romantic and private stay, the Arbor House Inn Bed &Breakfast on the River is the perfect choice, and it features just five rooms spread over three acres of woodland. As the names suggests, the inn is adjacent to the river and has 400 feet of access to the water, where visitors can walk along its grassy banks or fish.
The riverside is also furnished with picnic areas should guests want to dine by the water, and there is a grill and fire pit for those who want to prepare their own rustic meals in the great outdoors. Inside the bed and breakfast there is a communal living room as well as spacious rooms, one of which comes with its own whirlpool Jacuzzi and cozy fireplace.
31358 US-160, South Fork, Colorado 81154, Phone: 719-873-5012
7.Bross Hotel Bed & Breakfast
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If you are looking for a bed and breakfast with a sense of history then you are sure to enjoy the Bross Hotel Bed & Breakfast, a hotel that first opened its doors in 1906 and has been offering premium service to visitors to Colorado ever since.
Spanning three floors and conveniently located in the center of the town of Paonia, the hotel features just ten guestrooms perfect for visitors looking for a tranquil and cozy setting. All rooms feature period antiques and furniture sourced from the Colorado area. Even the soft quilts in the guestrooms are handmade for a personal and homey touch.
312 Onarga Ave, Paonia, Colorado 81428, Phone: 970-527-6776
8.Lennox House Bed & Breakfast
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A member of the Colorado State Register of Historic Properties since 1999, the Lennox House Bed & Breakfast was built in 1890 in the Queen Anne Victorian style, and it is the former home of John and Martha Lennox. The property spans three levels.
Suites come with their own bathrooms and are designed and furnished according to different themes that reflect the seasons, such as Summer Escape and Winter Hideaway. Breakfast is complementary and served in the delightful Victorian parlor every morning, and the house is covered in period touches that range from pretty stained glass to classic ornate fretwork.
1339 N Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903, Phone: 719-471-1515
© Cristiana Guesthaus
For a touch of Alpine inspired design head to Cristiana Guesthaus, which features wooden panels and rustic furniture and allows guests to relax off the grid thanks to its tranquility and secluded location. To ensure absolute relaxation, there are no televisions in rooms although guests can stay in touch with what’s going on in the world if they choose thanks to the Wi-Fi provided.
Other amenities at the guesthouse include a sauna and a hot tub that is situated on an outdoor deck so that guests can take in the stunning Colorado scenery. Breakfast is free of charge as are hot beverages in the afternoon, which are perfect for warming guests up after a day of skiing or simply enjoying the great Colorado outdoors.
621 Maroon Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224, Phone: 970-349-5326
10.Black Bear Manor
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Black Bear Manor is known for its spectacular vistas over the nearby Rocky Mountains, a view guests can enjoy from the communal decks that surround the hotel. Black Bear Manor is also located next to the Uncompahgre River, and guests can stroll along its banks or explore the nearby waterfalls, which are only two minutes away on foot.
The natural delights don’t stop there, as the hotel is also situated near a natural hot springs pool as well as Main Street Ouray where visitors can explore a range of boutiques and quaint art galleries. Breakfast is complementary, and there is an emphasis on local produce as well as decadent bakery items that are baked fresh on site every morning. More Colorado destinations
118 6th Ave, Ouray, Colorado 81427, Phone: 970-325-4219
11.Florence Rose Bed and Breakfast
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The Florence Rose Bed and Breakfast is housed in a Victorian house that was built in 1886 with traditional period red bricks. There are a range of other original touches such as four poster beds in some of the guestrooms that call to mind an earlier point in time.
Rooms are decorated with tasteful antiques, and if guests want to do some antiquing of their own, then they can visit the myriad antique shops on Main Street in Florence, which is located less than a mile away from the bed and breakfast. Outside the hotel guests will find a spacious and vibrant garden area along with communal patios and a hot tub surrounded by a wooden gazebo.
1305 W 3rd St, Florence, Colorado 81226, Phone: 719-784-4734
© Nordic Inn
Spanning two floors, the Nordic Inn is designed to resemble a cozy chalet. The inn first opened in 1963 at the same time as the Crested Butte Ski Resort. The rooms at this establishment reflect the local area and feature wood paneling and comfortable, tasteful furnishings to help guests feel truly at home.
Some of the rooms at the Nordic Inn come with kitchen facilities for those who want more space, and there are also suites available. For large groups or families there is a chalet available that has four beds and its own private sauna. The inn also features a large communal area that has all the comforts of a traditional chalet including a log fire, a hot tub, and a comfortable lounge.
14 Treasury Rd, Crested Butte, Colorado 81224, Phone: 800-542-7669
13.Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast
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The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast dates from 1886 and is housed in a restored boarding house that sits close to local places of interest such as the Manitou Cliff Dwelling archaeological site, which is perfect for those who want to explore the area of Manitou Springs.
The house features seven rooms that are designed and decorated in a period style and furnished with antiques from the region. All bathrooms as stocked with toiletries made in the nearby area. For a unique experience, there are also two suites available in a converted carriage house on the property that have kitchen facilities as well as separate bedroom areas.
711 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829, Phone: 719-685-1277
14.Crescent Lily Inn
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Nestled at the bottom of the mighty Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs, the Crescent Lily Inn dates from the Victorian period and is the perfect location for those in search of a serene and peaceful retreat. There are just five rooms on the property, all with private bathrooms, and they are tastefully decorated in period style with modern touches such as free Wi-Fi and televisions.
Some of the rooms include their own whirlpool tubs, and some also include gas fireplaces and private balconies where you can take in the breathtaking Colorado views. Guests who are fans of the Victorian era will also enjoy unique period items such as wrought iron beds.
6 Boulder Cres St, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903, Phone: 719-442-2331
© Patterson Inn
The Patterson Inn is located in the former mansion of a senator and dates back to the 19th century. Situated on Capitol Hill in Denver, Colorado, the inn promises a luxurious stay in tastefully decorated suites that all feature a different design theme.
In keeping with the style of the building, rooms are filled with period items such as four-poster beds and claw foot bathtubs, but guests can also expect all the modern comforts of home like free Wi-Fi, televisions, and mini fridges. The inn also has its own porch where guests can relax and take in the surrounding scenery, and there are picnic areas available for alfresco dining.
420 E 11th Ave, Denver, Colorado 80203, Phone: 303-955-5142
16.Holden House 1902 Bed and Breakfast Inn
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Actually not one but three adjoining homes build in the 1900s, the Holden House 1902 Bed and Breakfast Inn is conveniently close to local geological gems such as Red Rock Canyon and Garden of the Gods. The houses feature just six rooms that are furnished in the Victorian style, and many of these have their own roaring fireplaces, which are perfect for guests coming in from the Colorado cold.
Antique furnishings are found all over the houses, and there is a communal living room with a cozy porch that has rocking chairs and swings so that guests can relax and take in the serene vistas over the gorgeous gardens and fountains.
1102 W Pikes Peak Ave, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904, Phone: 719-471-3980
17.Old Town Guesthouse B&B
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Conveniently close to the mesmerizing rock formations that make up Garden of the Gods, this modern mansion is built to reflect the Victorian style of the surrounding area and features eight rooms that are all individually decorated. Unique features at Old Town Guesthouse B&B include waterbeds for enhanced relaxation, and some of the rooms have their own hot tubs, private balconies, and cozy fireplaces.
As well as elegant period furnishing, there are also modern elements like free Wi-Fi, televisions, and in-room DVD players to help visitors to stay connected during their stay. Guests can also enjoy complimentary breakfast and afternoon drinks served in the picturesque library, and there are even games rooms and exercise facilities available.
115 S 26th St, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904, Phone: 719-632-9194
18.Black Forest B&B Lodge and Cabins
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For guests who want to get away from it all, the Black Forest B&B Lodge & Cabins is nestled in the middle of the Black Forest and is shielded from the hustle and bustle of daily life by verdant pine trees. Visitors here can choose from larger suites or rooms that are individually designed and come with either full kitchens or smaller kitchenette facilities.
There are also individual rustic log cabins available that combine traditional design elements like timber furnishings with all the comforts of home. For example, you’ll find conveniences as kitchens, cozy living areas with televisions and Wi-Fi, and spacious sleeping areas that can accommodate families or larger groups.
11170 Black Forest Rd, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80908, Phone: 719-495-4208
19.Capitol Hill Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn
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Capitol Hill Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn, housed in a mansion made from local sandstone, was built in 1891, giving guests the chance to enjoy a little piece of history that is just a short walk away from the Colorado State Capitol.
This bed and breakfast is cozy and intimate with only eight rooms that are furnished in an antique style in keeping with the overall period of the building. Rooms feature views over either the picturesque city of Denver or the nearby stately mountains. With an eye for upscale amenities to ensure guests’ comfort, the establishment ensures rooms are equipped with Wi-Fi and televisions, and some also feature private balconies and whirlpool bathtubs.
1207 Pennsylvania St, Denver, Colorado 80203, Phone: 303-839-5221
© Hotel Durant
A family operated business that is situated near Aspen Mountain and Main Street Aspen, Hotel Durant is perfectly located for those who want to experience both rural and urban life in Colorado. Rooms are decorated to bring the outdoor mountain scenery inside, and comfort is paramount with Wi-Fi, fridges, and televisions.
Guests who book suites can also expect fireplaces for a cozy and homey touch. Breakfast is complementary, and there is wine and cheese served in the afternoons, which is the perfect time for guests to socialize after a day of sightseeing or skiing. In the evenings guests can relax by taking advantage of the communal hot tub as well as the lounge area with its roaring fireplace.
122 E Durant Ave, Aspen, Colorado 81611, Phone: 970-925-8500
21.Claremont Inn & Winery
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For a premier example of a traditional Colorado country mansion, look no further than the Claremont Inn & Winery. The ideal choice for those who want to relax in a secluded setting, the property also features its own winery where guests can enjoy tastings of the wines produced on site.
The Claremont Inn & Winery has ten upscale guest rooms that are tastefully decorated in an elegant style. In the mornings, a complimentary breakfast featuring local country ingredients for a true taste of Colorado is provided. As well as wine tastings, there is also a range of other events available at the Claremont Inn such as murder mystery evenings and cooking classes.
800 Clairmont, Stratton, Colorado 80836, Phone: 719-348-5125
22.Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge
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For those who want to spend time off the beaten track in Colorado, Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge is located in Twin Lakes Village and affords guests the opportunity to go back in time at this 130-year-old mountain retreat.
The pace here is unhurried, and guests can enjoy relaxing activities like fly fishing, biking, canoeing, or rambling, and the area is bisected with Ute Indian walking trails. Other points of interest in the area include ancient mines, glacial mountain lakes, and secluded ponds. There are both rooms and cabins available that feature Wi-Fi and televisions as well as a free breakfast with homemade baked goods for guests to enjoy.
6411 E.Hwy. 82, Twin Lakes, Colorado 81251, Phone: 719 486-9345
23.La Plaza Inn
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Housed in a property that dates back to 1907, La Plaza Inn is conveniently situated close to shops and dining options in picturesque Walsenburg, and it is also near Lathrop State Park. Rooms are decorated in the traditional Victorian style and are themed with period antiques to help guests feel as if they have stepped back in time.
There are also suites that feature larger sleeping areas and kitchenettes, and some rooms have four-poster beds and even include their own sitting rooms. A backyard patio is available for guests who want to relax and take in the atmosphere of Walsenburg, and full complimentary breakfast is available for all guests at any time of day.
118 W 6th St, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089, Phone: 719-738-5700
23 Perfect Romantic Weekend Getaways from Boulder, Colorado
- Highland Haven Creekside Inn - 1 hours from Boulder, Photo: Highland Haven Creekside Inn
- Frisco Inn on Galena - 1 hour 30 minutes from Boulder, Photo: Frisco Inn on Galena
- Antlers on the Creek, Photo: Antlers on the Creek
- Gable House Bed and Breakfast, Photo: Gable House Bed and Breakfast
- Elk Mountain Lodge, Photo: Elk Mountain Lodge
- Arbor House Inn Bed & Breakfast on the River, Photo: Arbor House Inn
- Bross Hotel Bed & Breakfast, Photo: Bross Hotel Bed & Breakfast
- Lennox House Bed & Breakfast, Photo: Lennox House Bed & Breakfast
- Cristiana Guesthaus, Photo: Cristiana Guesthaus
- Black Bear Manor, Photo: Black Bear Manor
- Florence Rose Bed and Breakfast, Photo: Florence Rose Bed and Breakfast
- Nordic Inn, Photo: Nordic Inn
- Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, Photo: Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast
- Crescent Lily Inn, Photo: Crescent Lily Inn
- Patterson Inn, Photo: Patterson Inn
- Holden House 1902 Bed and Breakfast Inn, Photo: Holden House 1902 Bed and Breakfast Inn
- Old Town Guesthouse B&B, Photo: Old Town Guesthouse B&B
- Black Forest B&B Lodge and Cabins, Photo: Black Forest B&B
- Capitol Hill Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn, Photo: Capitol Hill Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn
- Hotel Durant, Photo: Hotel Durant
- Claremont Inn & Winery, Photo: Claremont Inn
- Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge, Photo: Twin Lakes Roadhouse Lodge
- La Plaza Inn, Photo: La Plaza Inn
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