Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of El Prado

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of El Prado. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its skiing, mountain views and hiking. Taos Pueblo and Taos Ski Valley are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around El Prado

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes El Prado a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taos Ski Valley (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Taos Country Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • El Valle Escondido Golf Course (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Red River Ski Area (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in El Prado

Travelers enjoy El Prado for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, April, December or February, when snowfall averages 7.02 inches and temperatures average 12°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of El Prado

El Prado is famous for its captivating mountain views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, El Prado is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manby Hot Springs (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Kit Carson Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Carson National Forest (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Wild Rivers Recreation Area (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Wheeler Peak Wilderness Area (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Williams Lake (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)

Where to stay around El Prado?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 404 holiday lettings near El Prado. From 269 Houses to 54 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 El Prado is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in El Prado?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 269 Houses in El Prado. Our other popular types of El Prado holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 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 El Prado?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in El Prado. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.