Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Estes Park, CO that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $94 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Estes Park. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy a mountain lake with lakefront rental by Estes Park

Located on the northern edge of Colorado is the statutory town of Estes Park. It primarily serves as the headquarters for Rocky Mountain National Park, so you'll find no shortage of lake Colorado cabins in the area. Lake Estes' shoreline stretches around 4 miles, and there are quite a few cabins along those shores ranging from affordable rentals to luxurious accommodations that can serve as a satisfying home away from home. The lake itself is a reservoir, so you can also visit the impressive Olympus Dam.

 
Things to do

Attractions near Estes Park vacation rentals

If you want a day off from the trails, there is plenty to do near your Estes Park vacation rental. Motoring aficionados shouldn't miss the Stanley Steam Car Museum, which houses a beautiful collection of century-old steam vehicles dating as far back as 1905. If you love all things equestrian, you can swing by Sombrero Ranch and be a cowboy or cowgirl for a day. Wearing the classic wide-brimmed hat is mandatory, or at least should be. You can complement it with a morning at the MacGregor Ranch Museum, a working farm dating back to the 1870s.

Activities

Activities during your stay in Estes Park vacation homes

The Rocky Mountain National Park provides a playground for outdoor adventures. Whether you're coming for a couple getaway or bringing the family on an adventure vacation, the vast national park is ready to be explored by all. If you like to hike, there are few places as inspiring as the Rockies, a landscape of ragged granite peaks carpeted by conifers and punctuated by azure mountain lakes. Alternatively, you can saddle up your horse to trot along the equestrian routes or hop in your car and drive up Trail Ridge Road, the highest paved highway in the US.

Weather

Local weather for your trip to Estes Park getaway cabins

If you're looking to explore the Rockies without the below-freezing temperatures, try to nab an Estes Park vacation rental between June and September when the snowmelts have all but disappeared and the trails become accessible once again. That said, if you like the idea of visiting a winter wonderland, the colder months see far fewer vacationers and you can hit the mountains with snowshoes or cross-country skis. There might be less wildlife to spot, but the landscape is arguably at its most scenic. The toasty log fires at your Estes Park vacation rental will await you on your return.

Natural features

Estes Park wildlife

If you travel at the right time, it's unlikely that any day spent in the Rocky Mountain National Park won't result in spotting the odd critter or 2. Herds of mule deer are common, as are sightings of chipmunks. Visit at the right time and you can spot elk rutting during mating season, a wonderfully photogenic scene in the early morning mist. The eagle-eyed might spot bighorn sheep or coyotes on the mountain ridges, while hawks circle overhead in search of prey below. Those that like watching wildlife won't come away disappointed.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Estes Park

The nearest airport is in Fort Collins, CO (FNL-Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal), located 27.5 mi (44.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), which is 38.9 mi (62.6 km) away.

Family friendly

Kid-friendly fun near vacation homes in Estes Park

If you’re traveling with family, you’ll find a range of exciting kid’s activities in Estes Park. Vacation rentals can be found near places like the Open Air Adventure Park, an outdoor adventure destination with an aerial obstacle course, and the Estes Park Museum, a history center with artifacts and exhibits of the early life of homesteaders. Kids will also like Fun City, an amusement park with bumper boats, slides, and other kid-focused activities.

Good for couples

Couple's vacation homes in Estes Park

The peaceful atmosphere of Estes Park makes it ideal for a couple’s retreat. Vacation homes can be found near romantic places like Images of Rocky Mountain National Park, an art gallery with photographs of the vast parkland, and the Aspen and Evergreen Gallery, an art museum with regional works from prominent artists. You could also explore Bear Lake, a peaceful lake with scenic views of the mountain surrounds.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Estes Park?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's to get away. Now's the time to pack your bags and retreat to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Estes Park:

  • "Cabin Waccess To Big T River Walk To Rmnp Th And Ymca" is a guest favorite. Around 4 miles from Estes Park, it has 3 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities, including a blender and an ice maker.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfy at "Cabin - 4 Bdrs With Attached Private Baths". Around 6 miles from the heart of Estes Park, it has 4 bedrooms and comes with a fridge and a restaurant dining guide.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Estes Park vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Estes Park?

There's something enticing about hiding away in a log cabin where it's just you, the fam and the glorious outdoors. Leave behind the frenzy of the big city and settle into one of these sanctuaries in Estes Park:

  • Located in Estes Park, "Two Bedroom Attached Log Cabin With Hot Tub" is the perfect combination of comfort and outdoor adventure. Make use of the handy amenities here, including a barbecue grill and an oven.
  • Get in touch with your inner Davy Crockett at "Evolve | Log Cabin In Estes Park". This log cabin in Carriage Hills will put you right in the great outdoors while offering amenities such as a barbecue grill and an oven.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Estes Park?

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to get away for a couple of glorious days. Leave the office early on Friday and make your way to one of these weekend getaways in or near Estes Park:

  • "8 Br/8b Luxury Mtn Lodge On Fall River" is around 4 miles east of Estes Park and will be just the thing to refresh your spirit. You'll like the convenient amenities here, including an outdoor pool and a washing machine.
  • Alternatively, throw a spare set of clothes into your suitcase and head to "Beautiful Townhome Hot Tub, Theater Room". This great getaway is about 5 miles southeast of Estes Park and offers a kitchen and games.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Estes Park?

If you're tracking down a simple but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently found in the heart of town. We recommend the following options in or near Estes Park:

  • Chill by yourself or take a few pals to "Historic, Romantic, Secluded 1910 Cabin". You'll have lots of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including a free nearby fitness center and a theme park.
  • "Black Bear Cottage - Cozy 1921 Cottage In Historic District Above Downtown Estes" is another top stay, providing all you could want for the ideal Estes Park getaway. Handy amenities here include a restaurant dining guide and an oven.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Estes Park?

Whether you're looking for a simple cabin or a house to fit the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Treat yourself to a mini break at one of these top picks in or near Estes Park:

  • If you only need to stay a night or two, "Antique - Filled Charming 1940s House On Quiet Downtown Loveland Street" is an excellent choice. It's close to central Estes Park, so you'll have easy access to lots of attractions.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Downtown Luxury Loft Condo On The River Walk In The Heart Of Estes". This conveniently located property will feel like your home away from home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Estes Park?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend together. If you're longing to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Estes Park that will set your hearts aflutter:

  • Around 4 miles from Estes Park, "Cabin Waccess To Big T River Walk To Rmnp Th And Ymca" is the perfect place for doting couples. A fireplace and beauty services are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • "Cabin - 4 Bdrs With Attached Private Baths" is another terrific option that's sure to impress. It's about 6 miles from Estes Park and has a resort and beauty services.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Estes Park?

Share your trip and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're organizing an epic getaway with your best friends or a family reunion, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Estes Park:

  • Offering space, comfort and privacy, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "8 Br/8b Luxury Mtn Lodge On Fall River". Up to 24 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 8 bedrooms, a swimming pool and a fireplace. This group getaway is around 4 miles to the east of Estes Park.
  • "Park Entrance Lodge - 8b/5ba Rmnp Views Firepit Bb Court 8 Person Hot Tub Reg#3030" is another terrific option. It's around 4 miles to the southeast of Estes Park, has 8 bedrooms and accommodates up to 18 guests. A garden and ski-in/ski-out facilities are among the things that'll help make your stay even more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Estes Park?

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Dig out your inflatable unicorn and check out these houses in or near Estes Park that feature this must-have amenity:

  • Pack your swimsuit and take a break at "Antique - Filled Charming 1940s House On Quiet Downtown Loveland Street". There are also lots of other convenient amenities here, including coffee and tea making facilities and a toaster.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a change of scenery at "Great Price Romantic Ranch House". Along with a refreshing pool, make use of a kitchenette and a barbecue grill.

Wondering what the weather is like in Estes Park? It has a subarctic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 45 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire selection of Estes Park vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Estes Park?

It's always more fun to share those memorable moments with the people closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family reunion or celebrating a special occasion with your best friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's just right for you. These are two of our best in and around Estes Park:

  • Located around 6 miles to the southeast of Estes Park, "Cabin - 4 Bdrs With Attached Private Baths" has 4 bedrooms and fits up to 8 guests. It comes with lots of amenities, including a balcony and a living room.
  • "8 Br/8b Luxury Mtn Lodge On Fall River" is also popular with families. It's about 4 miles to the east of Estes Park, has 8 bedrooms and accommodates up to 24 people. Handy amenities here include a smart TV and free toiletries.

If you'd love to sightsee, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions close by to add to your itinerary. Stanley Park, Fort Fun and Alberta Falls are good places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Estes Park?

Take a break with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Estes Park and get set to create some wonderful memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Cabin - 4 Bdrs With Attached Private Baths" - Located around 6 miles southeast of central Estes Park, this family-friendly escape comes with a balcony and a dishwasher.
  • "Historic, Romantic, Secluded 1910 Cabin" - This cabin has also been designed with families in mind and is around 5 miles east of Estes Park. Offering towels, a living room and more, it'll get everyone's seal of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Estes Park vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.