Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Steamboat Springs, 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $199 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Steamboat Springs. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Relaxation in Steamboat Springs vacation home rentals

An internationally renowned skiing destination, Steamboat Springs began life as a small settlement tucked away high in the Colorado Rockies. During harsh winters, skiing became the inhabitants’ only means of transportation, before finally becoming a popular pastime. These snow-tipped peaks have been drawing holidaymakers to Steamboat Springs vacation rentals ever since, while the promise of luxurious dips in the nearby hot springs has made it a must for the traveler seeking relaxation. The city’s name comes from one of these springs, the soothing bubbling of which, it is said, mimicked the chugging of the local trains.

Things to do

Attractions near your Steamboat Springs summer rental

The Yampa Valley has been home to a varied group of characters over the years, thanks in no small part to Steamboat’s natural wonders. The Tread of Pioneers Museum, open Tuesday through Saturday every week, exhibits artifacts showcasing the rich tapestry that this diversity has created. The main attraction is the turn-of-the-century Queen Anne-style house at its center. Here, original Victorian furnishings are still displayed, while exhibitions offer invaluable insight into the history of Native Americans, settlers, and passers-through in the area. You'll also learn about the role of mining and skiing in the city’s development.

Activities

Things to do near Steamboat Springs vacation homes

You can't visit Steamboat Springs and not sample the region’s world-famous hot springs. A free bus service connects the Old Town Hot Springs with most central Steamboat Springs vacation rentals, so it’s the best place to start. Once a gathering place for native Ute tribesman, and later a social spot for the earliest settlers, today this family-friendly facility boasts waterslides and rock-climbing walls for children, and invigorating adults-only springs for their parents. Nestled in a breathtaking aspen grove 15 minutes from downtown Steamboat Springs vacation rentals, the Strawberry Park Hot Springs are a top alternative for nature enthusiasts.

Weather

Climate during your stay in Steamboat Springs vacation homes

Skiers, snowboarders, and winter-sports enthusiasts flock to Steamboat Springs vacation rentals in the winter months, when average temperatures drop and snowfall is frequent. Rentals with saunas, hot tubs, and fireplaces are especially popular at this time of year. Summers in the region are mild and dry, with average highs reaching the low 80s in July, while the milder fall months still promise warm conditions, with averages often reaching the high 70s and low 80s. This is also the easiest time to find central Steamboat Springs vacation rentals at off-season prices.

Natural features

Wildlife in Steamboat Springs

The area around Steamboat Springs supports an enviable diversity of plants, animals, and terrains, which is perhaps best seen at Steamboat Lake State Park. A wide variety of native plant communities grows across these different territories—see bitterbrush and rabbitbrush in shrubland settings, lodgepole pines and aspens in shady forests, and willow trees and sedges in the region’s marshes and wetlands. Bird-watchers can spot over 200 species within the boundaries of the park, including northern harrier, western screech owls, and osprey, while the trails are also home to everything from long-tailed weasels and muskrats to tiger salamanders and garter snakes.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Steamboat Springs

Fly into Steamboat Springs, CO (SBS), the closest airport, located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Steamboat Springs, CO (HDN-Yampa Valley), which is 20.4 mi (32.8 km) away.

Family friendly

Family attractions near Steamboat Springs vacation homes

Steamboat Springs has an array of family-friendly attractions for kids of all ages. Vacation homes can be found near places like Amaze'n Steamboat Family Fun Park, a kid-oriented park with mini golf, a maze, laser tag, and other attractions, and Stagecoach State Park, a year-round recreation destination with trails, a reservoir, and campsites. Kids will also like Whistler Park, a park with soccer fields, a playground, and picnic areas.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation rentals in Steamboat Springs

Couples can enjoy plenty of romantic locations in Steamboat Springs. In addition to the natural hot springs, vacation rentals are also close to places like Yampa River Botanic Park, a scenic park and botanical garden with vibrant blooms and summer concerts, and Fish Creek Falls, a nature area with hiking routes to a roaring waterfall. You'll also like the Steamboat Art Museum, a regional art museum with Colorado artwork, special workshops, and lectures.

How many vacation rentals are available around Steamboat Springs, CO?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,249 vacation rentals around Steamboat Springs. From 24 cabin rentals to 552 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Strawberry Hot Springs: 2,237 vacation rentals
  • Sundown Express Ski Lift: 2,222 vacation rentals
  • Fish Creek Falls: 2,228 vacation rentals
  • Old Town Hot Springs: 2,221 vacation rentals
  • The Steamboat Golf Club: 2,225 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Steamboat Springs 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 Cabins in Steamboat Springs?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 24 Cabins in Steamboat Springs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Steamboat Springs include:

  • Houses: 552 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 257 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Steamboat Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,408 vacation rentals with pool available in Steamboat Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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