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Recent Southwest reviews

  • Kansas Family

    "Great place to vacation. We weren't sure about how to entertain our nine year old daughter, but there were plenty of surrounding activities for her to do. She had a blast river rafting, climbing on rocks, and riding horses. My husband liked the fishing right outside the cabin door. Very peaceful relaxing stay. We will be back!"
    Guest: Kansas Family Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 21, 2014
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  • Accessible and worth every cent!

    "This condo felt like home from the moment our group of 6 walked through the door. It was the most comfortable we had slept our whole trip from New York to Colorado with plenty of sleeping options. since 4 of us have physical disabilities, having something slope side and a short walk to the mountain resort was quite ideal. The condo was well kept with an amazing view, warm furnishings and enough space for people with various needs to move around. The hot tub was an added bonus to a long day on the road and on the slopes!"
    Guest: Adaptive Climbing Group, Inc. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: March 2, 2014
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  • Wonderful House

    "We have been going to this house for several years and the one next door for many, many years before that. Wonderful for our group of 18 people (adults and kids) consisting of 6 family units (one bedroom for each) plus the loft and huge living room. The kitchen is equipped with enough supplies to cook almost anything you want (cake pans, muffin tins, crock pot, etc) and room for lots of cooks in the kitchen. It's a beautiful home and we love going there every year. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!! LOVELY!"
    Guest: Tish Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: September 12, 2014
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  • Beautiful home close to town

    "This place was absolutely fantastic! Spacious, well-appointed, short 7 minute walk to town in a quiet setting. Beautiful views of the mountains in every direction, and a great balcony for morning breakfast. Exactly as advertised. Would stay again in a heartbeat."
    Guest: Christopher R. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: November 13, 2014
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Southwest Travel Tips

Southwest Colorado is a popular vacation destination and deservedly so. With stunning natural mountain scenery, a host of national forests and endless hiking and biking trails, outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the many diverse activities which this area has to offer. During the winter, Colorado has excellent ski slopes with all the amenities including snowmobiling trails for getting around. During the summer, relax and enjoy communing with nature or explore one of the delightful communities in the area. With a mix of local history, architecture, museums and restaurants, your first visit to Southwest Colorado is unlikely to be your last!

Discover the Advantages of Choosing Southwest Colorado Vacation Rentals

Once you have experienced the flexibility, space and convenience of renting your own vacation home, you will never want to go back to using hotel rooms. Well located with stunning views, a spacious log cabin or vacation apartment offers all the comforts of home. Most vacation rentals in southwest Colorado have a comfortable living area, at least one bathroom, and a full kitchen so that dining-in can be a money-saving option. Game rooms, internet access and wood-burning fireplaces are welcome amenities too.

Outdoor Enthusiasts Will Love Southwest Colorado Cabins!

Along with an excellent range of ski slopes, the area has miles of recreational paths and hiking trails. For those who prefer a less energetic option, there are scenic drives such as the delightful Gothic Loop over Paradise Divide. There is great fishing in the larger rivers, or go kayaking or rafting in the summer months. Rock climbing is also available in the San Juan Mountains. Whatever you choose to do, southwest Colorado has it all.

The Best Time to Enjoy Beautiful Southwest Colorado

Colorado enjoys four distinct seasons with generally mild temperatures. Winters are sunny and pleasant (typically 40 to 45 F during the day and below freezing at night) while summers are warm with a dry heat which is ideal for outdoor activities. Flower enthusiasts will want to visit in late spring when there is an abundance of wildflowers. The area has one to two inches of rainfall per month which falls as snow from December through March, making it popular with snowsports enthusiasts.

Fascinating Neighborhoods in Southwest Colorado

Crested Butte vacation is a great favorite with winter sports enthusiasts and some vacation rentals are just minutes from the ski slopes. During warmer seasons, Crested Butte is close to huge expanses of National Forest and wilderness with trailheads starting at your doorstep. It also has a movie theater, shopping, restaurants, and an arts center. Further afield, Durango is home to the Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. You could also head for the natural Hot Springs at Trimble in the San Juan National Forest. The stunning setting around the small town of Telluride lodging is well worth the drive. Telluride hosts many festivals and is also home to the 18-hole Championship Golf Course, said to be the highest and most beautiful golf course in the U.S.

Getting Around Southwest Colorado

The easiest way to reach your southwest Colorado lodging is by car. Fly in to Colorado Springs International airport and hire a car. It is an approximately three-hour drive from your southwest Colorado vacation rental. Telluride is 180 miles away and Crested Butte is 123 miles from Colorado Springs. Albuquerque International Sunport is the closest airport to Durango, 169 miles away.

Once you are settled in, exploring the natural beauty of the area from your southwest Colorado lodging can best be enjoyed with scenic walks, hikes or on bicycles. The more adventurous may choose kayaking, boating, horseback riding or even motorbiking for getting around.

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