If 300 days of sunshine per year isn’t enough to convince you to visit Estes Park - and we’re not sure why it isn’t - keep reading for a laundry list of reasons that will have you pining for the sunshine state by day and dreaming of it by night. Rams Village Resort casts a vibrant tone throughout its wildlife-filled grounds and rarely sees a dreary day. Stately cabins make a defined presence and bathe guests in a level of luxury they crave again and again. With the option to rent or own, the latter is certainly a most tempting choice after staying in one of these log beauties for just a couple of nights. Cabins wrap two to six guests in magnificent 600-count sheets and supplies a grill and picnic table to dine under unbelievably bright Colorado skies.
1565 Colorado Highway 66, Estes Park, CO 80517
Seasonal activities keep you on the edge or in your zen every season, year round. Snowmobile in the winter or take a slow trail ride on horseback in the summer. Whenever you visit, it's bound to be a sun-drenched adventure!
Beautiful flora and fauna abound in Estes Park. Wake up to coyotes howling in the distance, and see elegant elk dawdling 50 feet from your window.
The beautiful red wood lodge glimmers in the sunlight and is enough to make any visitor fall in love on first sight. Fall River dances and flows through the ground, cutting a channel between green grassy banks. Coniferous trees stand tall as if guarding the Coloradan Rockies. The wilderness stretches as far as your front door, where you might see deer munching on a tasty vegetarian snack. Inside the accommodations, white walls and sheets shine even brighter from the sun peeking through gaping windows. Naturally inspired wood furniture and rock slab hearths let you enjoy the luxury but not forget the beauty that surrounds. Outside, an inviting whirlpool soothes and loosens stressed guests. When you have to think about going home, you might want to jump in to calm down.
1900 Fall River Road, Estes Park, CO 80517
7,522 feet (2,293 m)
The luxury of this resort knows no bounds. In-room massages are available, and encouraged, after you arrive.
Providing affordable one and two bedroom cabins and suites in Estes Park on Fall River and featuring a close proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park, Workshire Lodge is ideal for those looking for an Estes vacation without breaking the bank.
Cozy, clean cabins are the standard at Workshire, cabins that you'll walk into and your first thought will be "wow, this is cozy and clean!" As a small family-style resort on the beautiful Fall River, Workshire offers a quiet setting from which it's just as simple to set out and explore the park as it is to sit on the deck and enjoy a good book. The supremely accommodating staff and impeccably maintained grounds will make you feel like royalty, while the superb amenities will make you never want to leave,
2690 Fall River Rd, Estes Park, CO 80517
The resort is 3.5 miles from Estes Park and 8.2 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park.
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Larger and more modern self-contained duplex suites are also available for those that require more space!
The #4 pick in the Top 10 Estes Park Vacations offers your first resort for Rocky Mountain vacation rentals. Black Canyon Inn offers numerous condos and cabin options designed to fit all of your Colorado travel needs!
Black Canyon Inn is a northwest facing property on 14 sloping acres with natural rock formations, mature pines and incredible mountain views. The close proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park gives you easy access to hundreds of miles of hiking trails, helping you to explore this beautiful area at your own pace. During the summer months, travelers can enjoy spending a day at the outdoor heated swimming pool. Whether you are just soaking in the sun, or splashing around with the family, everyone is sure to have a good time. The condos and cabins at Black Canyon Inn feature great amenities like private decks and balconies, full kitchens, stone fireplaces, and more. Most also offer picturesque views of the majestic Rocky Mountains.
800 MacGregor Ave Estes Park, CO 80517
Estes Park ranges in elevation from 8,000 feet in the wet grassy valleys to 14,259 feet at the top of Longs Peak.
Black Canyon Inn is surrounded by the natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains, and is located just a short drive from Rocky Mountain National Park.
Experience Rocky Mountain splendor like never before. Aspen Winds offers guests wonderfully comfortable one or two-bedroom suites and luxurious spa suites. Full kitchens round out this destination for vacationing families. From every room you’ll be able to view the grandeur of the Colorado Rockies and watch wildlife from your private balcony or deck. Being so close to Rocky Mountain National Park means that you’ll have easy access to all of the area attractions and activities. There’s no correct way to explore, whether it’s hiking on foot, by boat, or on horseback. You’ll discover towering peaks, rushing rivers, cascading waterfalls, and breathtaking fields of wildflowers. With so much to see and do, you’ll find that any excuse you come up with is good enough for a return visit.
1051 Fall River Court, Estes Park, Colorado 80517
Elk and other wildlife wander freely through the park, frequently ending up on the grounds of Aspen Winds, where you can view them up close from your patio or balcony.
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Aspen Winds offers many different packages and specials.
Experience everything Estes Park has to offer at RiverWood On Fall River! Overlooking the rushing waters of the Fall River and withing walking distance of downtown Estes Park, you'll find a wide array of adventures. Hike through the mountain-lined trails of the nearby Rocky Mountain National Park or head into town for sensational shopping and delicious dining options.There's adventure around every corner here! Find your base camp for adventure in the luxury condos. Stretch out in the spaciousness of your 1,100- to 1,400-square-foot palace. Temporary, tasteful decors combine with high-vaulted ceilings and dramatic panoramic views to create an unforgettable getaway. Enhance the experience with outstanding amenities like gas fireplaces, flat-screen televisions, and complimentary internet. You'll discover the spirit of the Southwest here!
525 Fall River Lane, Estes Park, Colorado 80517
One- and two-bedroom condos accommodate couples looking for a cozy stay and families up to six on vacation.
Before Europeans came to the Estes Park valley, the Arapaho Indians lived there in the summertime and called the valley "the Circle."
At McGregor Mountain Lodge, both mountain exploration and spectacular accommodations intertwine to create a vacation of both leisure and luxury. Let the mountain steal your breath with the incredible views from your window, and experience state-of-the-art wildlife watching perusing the rocky mountain trails. After a glorious day of cavorting about with the family, enjoy a goodnight's rest in a one-bedroom hideaway, two-bedroom retreat, or a cozy room in the grand lodge. With an area this beautiful and rife with life, the hundreds of miles of hiking trails seem like an adventurer’s delight rather than a burden. But you’re not just close to an eternity of wilderness; you’re a half mile from the entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park, and conveniently located five minutes from the wonderful shops, restaurants, and other attractions in Estes Park.
2815 Fall River Rd., Estes Park, CO 80517
An indoor hot tub and out door playground offer a perfect mixture of playtime and relaxing time.
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There is a large assortment of specials and packages catering to different vacationers such as families or sweethearts.
If you’re looking for a mountaintop experience for the whole family, look no further that Wind River Ranch. This all-out dude ranch for parents and their little buckos is full of clubs, sports, and activities to keep everyone busy for months. Enjoy a horseback ride through sensational terrain, challenge a friend to a tennis match, or order the kids a babysitter and gaze at the romantically setting sun. To a cowboy, anything cooked on a spit and smothered in homemade barbeque sauce is as luxury as luxury gets. Participate in outdoor cookouts and delight in the sweet, sweet spoils of your effort. Sleep in an exquisite ranch with full bellies and wake up bright eyed and bushy tailed for a ride on your loyal mount. Horseback riding is a main activity here, and a favorite one too. Come by car, by plane, or by horse, but come to Wind River Ranch. You won’t be disappointed.
PO Box 3410, Estes Park, CO 80517
Attend a conference at the ranch to just rest, relax, and renew.
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Adventurers come now! Ziplines and climbing walls and sports abound!
Beautiful Marys Lake boasts spectacular views of traditional Coloradan beauty. See nature at its finest from your richly-appointed condo. It’s easy to kick back and relax under the sun and listen to the symphony of wildlife when you’re eating deliciously cooked homemade food from the fully stocked kitchen! Contemporary décor and modern art fills the condos’ interiors, which contrasts wonderfully with the stark rugged outdoors. A distinct restaurant and tavern gets rid of the munchies in a delicious jiffy, and a lounge session in your personal hot tub is the perfect way to digest. Estes Park fishing is great for those who crave adventure, and trail blazers will go numb with delight exploring every corner of the Rocky Mountains. Don’t miss this chance to experience luxury, the Estes Park way.
2625 Marys Lake Rd, Estes Park, CO
The Rocky Mountains line the background like guardians of Estes Park's pristine look and feel.
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Many promotions and specials exist such as the winter mid-week special, where you receive your second night half off!
Experience the majesty of the mountains, the tranquility of abounding wildlife, and the star-studded nights away from any congested city lights. This mountain oasis, called Wildwood Inn, is proudly standing atop seven acres of private land that conveniently shares a border with Rocky Mountain National Park. Spend an intimate weekend with that special someone, or see the whole family’s spirits soar at this unbelievable retreat. The upscale cabin rentals, suites, and vacation homes are spacious enough for royalty and make expectations soar alongside spirits with fabulous vistas and views. Intricate and enchanting design lays out the accommodations, where no detail is missed, no crevice overlooked. From hardwood floor to vaulted ceiling, these rooms are designed to wow.
2801 Fall River Rd, Estes Park, Colorado 80517
Number of resorts
Twenty-two offerings are available, some with separate rooms.
When leaving the airport you will be on Pena Blvd. Dxit onto Tower Road, go North to 104th. Turn Left to I-25 North. Exit Hwy 66 West. Take hwy 66 going to Longmont and Lyons. Hwy 66 turns into Hwy 36 West. Continue on Hwy 36 into Estes Park, this will turn into hwy 34 West Bypass. Go West 4 miles from the 34-36 intersection. The resort is just around a corner on the North side of the road with a sign up on the hillside.