Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Buena Vista

The riverfront, mountains and hot springs are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Buena Vista. Travelers to this scenic city praise the hiking, rafting and kayaking. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Buena Vista

Buena Vista is famous for its stunning river views and relaxing hot springs. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Buena Vista is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Buena Vista River Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • San Isabel National Forest (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Mt. Princeton (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mount Elbert (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)
  • Independence Pass (29.7 mi / 47.7 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Buena Vista

Fly into Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), the closest airport, located 47.2 mi (76 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Gunnison, CO (GUC-Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional), which is 48.6 mi (78.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Buena Vista?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 179 holiday lettings near Buena Vista. From 59 Cabins to 100 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Buena Vista is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Buena Vista?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Buena Vista:

  • Indian Mountain: 20 holiday homes
  • Valley of the Sun: 127 holiday homes
  • Aspen Highlands: 109 holiday homes
  • Warm Springs: 15 holiday homes
  • Aspen Mountain: 640 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Buena Vista Heritage Museum: 189 holiday lettings
  • Buena Vista River Park: 189 holiday lettings
  • Cottonwood Hot Springs: 220 holiday lettings
  • San Isabel National Forest: 381 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral Lake Trailhead: 2,155 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Buena Vista 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 Cabins in Buena Vista?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 59 Cabins in Buena Vista. Our other popular types of Buena Vista holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 100 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 59 self catering accommodations

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 Buena Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Buena Vista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.