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Recent Southwest property reviews

  • Beautiful Place

    "We had a great stay at the Buzzarosa. The place was clean and neat when we arrived and so perfect for a family get-together. Buzzy was very helpful and we couldn't have asked for anything better. Thanks Buzzy!"
    Guest: Gregg P. Date of Stay: August 2013 Review Submitted: August 19, 2013
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  • Frequent VRBO renter across Colorado

    "Awesome place! Stayed here my family for a week and loved it. Having been to Telluride before, I knew the value of being close the gondola station and Mountain Village grocery store. Both are literally across the street. This was summer time, so there was also bike-in/bike-out access for mountain biking on the MV trails. Super convenient for all things Mountain Village and Telluride. Great views from inside the condo and of course the balcony. Lots of room to sit outside with multiple people. Tons of common area space inside and nice open floorplan. Great showers!! All around, a really nicely furnished place. The right balance of 'modern-mountain' decor. It wasn't overly done with antlers and flannels or any try-to-hard styles, nor wasn't overly creative modern. Felt very appropriate for a mountain town, but still up to date, classy and comfortable. One thing to note - the 3rd bedroom is more of a den. There was plenty of room for the queen bed and didn't feel cramped at all, but there isn't a window. This wasn't a problem, since the person sleeping in there liked having the doors open (and having the cool air and views from the living room). But if you have kids that could be afraid of being closed up in a room without windows or anything, it just something to be aware of. Now if you like sleeping in full darkness, this would be a great room for you then!! Awesome place. Lots of room (we had up to 6 people staying at one point) and extremely convenient. Extremely. Also, one of the few places available for rent that allows dogs! The folks that facilitated the rental and our check-in process were extremely helpful and easy to reach. For all my future trips to Telluride, I'll be looking back here first!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 21, 2014
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  • Views were even better than the pictures

    "We really enjoyed our week here. Beautiful home. We cook a lot of our own meals and the kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed in terms of pots, pans, space, etc. We typically rent a cabin at Pioneer Guest Cabins just up the road from Crested Butte South but this was a nice change of pace. Nice big home. Garage. 2 decks. Nice views. We look forward to staying here again."
    Guest: Tanner M. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • Great access to slopes / Nice condo

    "Nice condo. Good for family of four (2 adults, 2 kids). Best element is that slopes are an easy ~120 steps away from the condo front door. (This condo is on the side closest to the slopes.) Easy walk across a small parking lot and then you ski down the hill to the West Wall lift. Coming home, you can either ride West Wall lift and ski to same place or the hill is not that bad to walk up. (I always chose to ski down.) Shuttle stops at front of condo but we didn't use it given how close the slopes are. Plenty of dishes, cookware, silverware (which is frequently a pain point for condos). Appliances worked well. This is not luxury (i.e. not granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, etc.) but it is very nice. Nice views of valley and mountain. Would definitely book this again."
    Guest: Rick D. Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 24, 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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