Destination guide

Head to the remote city of Hesperus

The lake, wildlife and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Hesperus. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its skiing and restaurants. 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hesperus

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hesperus a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ski Hesperus (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Soda Canyon Overlook Trail (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Hillcrest Golf Club (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • Dalton Ranch Golf Club (24.2 mi / 39 km)
  • San Juan Country Club (25 mi / 40.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hesperus

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Hesperus is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prater Ridge Trail (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Point Lookout Trail (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Farming Terrace Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Knife Edge Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Spruce Canyon Trail (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Petroglyph Point Trail (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Hesperus

The nearest airport is in Durango, CO (AMK-Animas Air Park), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Durango, CO (DRO-La Plata County), which is 22 mi (35.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Hesperus?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 299 holiday lettings near Hesperus. From 160 Houses to 22 Bungalows, 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 Hesperus is on HomeAway.

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

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 Hesperus:

  • Purgatory Resort: 169 holiday homes
  • Columbine Lake (Purgatory Lake Drive): 198 holiday homes
  • Dalton Ranch: 37 holiday homes
  • Rockwood Estates: 29 holiday homes
  • Trimble Crossing: 24 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Hesperus?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 160 Houses in Hesperus. Our other popular types of Hesperus holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hesperus?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Hesperus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.