AsyncDestinationUrgency
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
Destination guide

Explore Denver and the Rockies from Westminster

Westminster vacation rentals range from sleek modern houses to roomy rustic farmhouses with dreamy mountain views. Choose a property in this upscale, family-friendly northwestern suburb of to explore Denver, Boulder and the surrounding mountains. With resorts like Loveland and Eldora within driving distance, you can enjoy skiing and snowboarding through the powdery winter months. During the summer, the mountains offer scenic drives, and a wealth of outdoor activities to be enjoyed. And, when you choose a Westminster vacation rental, fantastic shopping, world-class dining and varied cultural attractions are all on your doorstep in Westminster, Denver and Boulder.

Things to do

Westminster's family and cultural attractions

If you're staying at your Westminster vacation rental with kids, they'll love the Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park, 20 minutes south in Denver. The Denver Zoo is another fun family day out. See animals including tigers, elephants and penguins, and enjoy seasonal attractions and daily animal talks. Back in Westminster, Butterfly Pavilion delivers a quieter animal adventure. Culture vultures mustn't miss a visit to Denver's Golden Triangle Museum District. The Denver Art Museum is a particular draw, thanks to its large and varied collection, notably of American Indian art.

Activities

Summer sun and winter snows in Westminster

If you're settling into your Westminster vacation rental in the summer, the mountains provide opportunities to hike, bike or go horseback riding in epic surroundings. Local areas like Red Rocks Park and Lookout Mountain Park are just 30 minutes from Westminster vacation rentals, and the latter features a major attraction in the form of the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave. Red Rocks, meanwhile, has a natural amphitheater where concerts run through the year. If you're seeking winter sports, your closest ski slopes are at Loveland. Travel a little further and you'll also find the well-regarded resorts of Keystone, Breckenridge and Copper Mountain.

Weather

Seasonal adventures in Westminster

With cold and snowy winter months and hot and sunny summer days, Westminster offers real seasonal variation. You'll also discover fun events to enjoy throughout the year. These include the thrilling annual rodeos at the National Western Complex, and the mountain-based exhilaration of the USA Pro Challenge bike race which culminates in Denver. Oktoberfest is a fall highlight, with local beers as well as traditional German brews and treats. Finally, come winter, Denver Parade of Lights is a bright and noisy Christmas tradition worth venturing out of your Westminster vacation rental to enjoy.

Natural features

Exploring the Rocky Mountains from Westminster

From Westminster vacation rentals you can pick up the Mount Evans Scenic Byway, the highest paved road in North America, within an hour. This scenic drive in the Rocky Mountains National Park takes you past alpine meadows, sparkling lakes, ancient pine forest and a fair few mountain goats. A little closer to Westminster, the Golden Gate Canyon State Park is another blissful mountain retreat with 12,000 acres of rocky peaks, dense forest and hills offers country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding and ice fishing in the winter months. In summer, its scenic trails are given over to hikers, horseback riders and mountain bikers.

How to get there

How to get to and around Westminster

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Westminster, CO?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,552 vacation rentals around Westminster. From 684 house rentals to 627 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Westminster:

  • Whittier: 62 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 171 vacation rentals
  • Highland: 491 vacation rentals
  • LoDo: 541 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Denver: 243 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Westminster?

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

  • Butterfly Pavilion: 1,652 vacation rentals
  • Legacy Ridge Golf Course: 1,642 vacation rentals
  • Greg Mastriona Golf Courses at Hyland Hills: 1,669 vacation rentals
  • Taliesin Salon Spa at The Ranch: 1,623 vacation rentals
  • Westminster City Park: 1,648 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Westminster listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Westminster?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 684 Houses in Westminster. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Westminster include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 627 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 119 rentals available
  • Studios: 458 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Westminster?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 334 vacation rentals with pool available in Westminster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Westminster

    Denver
    1,611 vacation rentals
    Boulder
    559 vacation rentals
    Evergreen
    326 vacation rentals
    Littleton
    1,424 vacation rentals
    Black Hawk
    1,940 vacation rentals
    Aurora
    1,406 vacation rentals
    Longmont
    480 vacation rentals
    Golden
    1,123 vacation rentals
    Englewood
    1,297 vacation rentals
    Nederland
    1,694 vacation rentals
    Lakewood
    1,444 vacation rentals
    Arvada
    1,118 vacation rentals
    Lyons
    1,416 vacation rentals
    Louisville
    1,090 vacation rentals
    Lafayette
    362 vacation rentals
    Parker
    1,303 vacation rentals
    Brighton
    1,143 vacation rentals
    Lone Tree
    1,158 vacation rentals
    Thornton
    1,528 vacation rentals
    Broomfield
    1,625 vacation rentals