Destination guide

Travel to beautiful Breckenridge

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Breckenridge. Well known for its skiing, snowboarding and mountain views, this scenic city won't disappoint. Breckenridge Ski Resort and Copper Mountain Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Breckenridge

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Travelers enjoy Breckenridge for its skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Breckenridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Breckenridge Ski Resort (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Keystone Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Breckenridge Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Woodward at Copper (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Frisco Adventure Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Breckenridge

Breckenridge is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, April or March, when snowfall averages 24.17 inches and temperatures average 4°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Breckenridge

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Breckenridge is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Peak 10 (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • McCullough Gulch Trailhead (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Dillon Reservoir (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Keystone Lake (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Marina Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Lily Pad Lake Trailhead (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Breckenridge

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 47.4 mi (76.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Breckenridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,456 holiday lettings near Breckenridge. From 1,557 Houses to 157 Cabins, 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 Breckenridge is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Breckenridge?

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 Breckenridge:

  • Sunbeam Estates: 1,971 holiday homes
  • Breckenridge South: 190 holiday homes
  • The Highlands: 3,642 holiday homes
  • Warrior's Mark: 2,339 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 2,407 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 Breckenridge?

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

  • Peak 8 SuperConnect Ski Lift: 7,742 holiday lettings
  • Edwin Carter Museum: 7,739 holiday lettings
  • BreckConnect Gondola: 7,757 holiday lettings
  • Barney Ford House Museum: 7,781 holiday lettings
  • Breckenridge Riverwalk Center: 7,741 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,557 Houses in Breckenridge. Our other popular types of Breckenridge holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 157 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4,426 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 57 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Breckenridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,435 holiday homes with pool available in Breckenridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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