Destination guide

Charming Watkins will entice you

Experience the unique character of Watkins with a stay in a vacation home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Dick's Sporting Goods Park and Denver Museum of Nature and Science are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Watkins

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Watkins a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver Zoo (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Blackstone Country Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Centre Hills Disc Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Golf Club At Heather Ridge (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • CommonGround Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Wildlife Experience (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Watkins

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Watkins. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Aurora Reservoir (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Aurora Sports Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Red-Tailed Hawk Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Cherry Creek State Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Centennial Center Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)

Transportation to and around Watkins

Fly into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 16.7 mi (26.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Watkins?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 120 holiday lettings near Watkins. From 86 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, 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 Watkins is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Watkins?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 86 Houses in Watkins. Our other popular types of Watkins holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watkins?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Watkins. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.