Destination guide

Head to the beautiful city of South Central Colorado

The gardens, mountains and riverfront display a scene truly unique to South Central Colorado. This city is scenic and welcoming, recognized for its hiking, zoo and university setting. Take in top local attractions like Center Park and Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in South Central Colorado

Travelers appreciate the captivating mountain views and beautiful waterfalls, which is just a taste of what South Central Colorado has to offer. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Central Colorado is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pinyon Flats Campground (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Great Sand Dunes National Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • High Dune (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Hermit Park (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Zapata Falls (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)

How to get to and around South Central Colorado

The nearest airport is in Alamosa, CO (ALS-San Luis Valley Regional), located 46.3 mi (74.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Pueblo, CO (PUB-Pueblo Memorial), which is 48.8 mi (78.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Trinidad Station or Raton Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around South Central Colorado?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19,249 holiday lettings near South Central Colorado. From 902 Cabins to 902 Cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover South Central Colorado area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in South Central Colorado?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Central Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • University of Denver: 1,490 holiday homes
  • New Mexico: 4,225 holiday homes
  • Denver: 1,628 holiday homes
  • Keystone: 6,766 holiday homes
  • Arapahoe County: 1,266 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in South Central Colorado! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in South Central Colorado?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in South Central Colorado with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Denver: 1,628 holiday lettings
  • Keystone: 6,766 holiday lettings
  • Colorado Springs: 1,099 holiday lettings
  • Monument: 986 holiday lettings
  • Breckenridge: 7,368 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to South Central Colorado?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in South Central Colorado are:

  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field (ASE): 1,537 self catering accommodations
  • Centennial Airport (APA): 1,286 self catering accommodations
  • Denver International Airport (DEN): 790 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in South Central Colorado?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in South Central Colorado. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • University of Denver: 1,490 holiday rentals
  • Bishop Castle: 30 holiday rentals
  • Keystone Conference Center: 7,525 holiday rentals
  • San Isabel National Forest: 389 holiday rentals
  • Peak 9: 7,877 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Central Colorado listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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