Destination guide

The lively area of Boulder awaits your stay

Enjoy the live music and other features of Boulder. Renowned for its local tours, hiking and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. Chautauqua Park and Folsom Field are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Boulder

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and cycling. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Boulder a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • North Boulder Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Gateway Fun Center (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Flatirons Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Haystack Mountain Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Coal Creek Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Carousel of Happiness (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Boulder

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boulder is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chautauqua Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • North Boulder Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Long's Garden (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Central Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Flagstaff Mountain (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Flatirons (2 mi / 3.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Boulder

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 35.3 mi (56.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Boulder?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 560 vacation rentals near Boulder. From 103 flats & apartments to 46 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Boulder for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Boulder?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Boulder:

  • Martin Acres: 20 vacation rentals
  • Lower Arapahoe: 55 vacation rentals
  • Glenwood Grove - North Iris: 68 vacation rentals
  • South Boulder: 28 vacation rentals
  • Old North Boulder: 131 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Boulder?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Boulder. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Carnegie Branch Library for Local History: 685 vacation rentals
  • Pearl Street Mall: 686 vacation rentals
  • NIST Headquarters: 779 vacation rentals
  • CU Museum of Natural History: 710 vacation rentals
  • Fox Theater: 707 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boulder listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Boulder?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 103 Flats in Boulder. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Boulder include:

  • Cabins: 46 rentals available
  • Studios: 67 rentals available
  • Houses: 423 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Boulder?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 67 vacation rentals with pool available in Boulder. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Boulder

    Martin Acres
    20 holiday rentals
    Lower Arapahoe
    55 holiday rentals
    Glenwood Grove - North Iris
    68 holiday rentals
    South Boulder
    28 holiday rentals
    Old North Boulder
    131 holiday rentals
    60 holiday rentals
    North Boulder
    142 holiday rentals
    Panorama Heights
    73 holiday rentals
    Mapleton Hill
    81 holiday rentals
    East Boulder
    44 holiday rentals
    86 holiday rentals
    Baseline Sub
    29 holiday rentals
    93 holiday rentals
    Goss - Grove
    96 holiday rentals
    Table Mesa
    21 holiday rentals
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    21 holiday rentals
    Park East
    18 holiday rentals
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    18 holiday rentals
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