Discover a selection of 233 vacation rentals in Vail, 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 $250 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Vail. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Year-round adventures in Vail

With its dominant snow-coated mountain, glassy waterways and sweeping valleys quilted with forests, Vail is nothing short of spectacular. Located within the unspoiled grandeur of Colorado's White River National Forest, the town provides the perfect base for a huge number of outdoor adventures. From world-class skiing and snowboarding at the legendary Vail Ski Resort in winter, to hiking, biking and zip-lining in summer, you can find it all here. Whatever appeals, Vail vacation rentals put you in the heart of it all.

Things to do

No shortage of attractions in happening Vail

No matter where your Vail vacation rental is located, there's a great deal to do when you're not on the slopes. An attraction in its own right, Vail is known for its quaint alpine architecture, small-town vibe and, unusually, a pedestrian thoroughfare that boasts underfloor heating. Here, you'll find no shortage of things to do, from dining at world-class restaurants and browsing the fashionable boutiques, to unwinding at hip nighttime haunts and getting pampered at a spa. When you're recharged and are ready to don your skis again, the village's Gondola One will whisk you back up to the slopes in style.


Conquer the slopes at Vail Mountain

More than 11,000-feet tall and dominating the landscape, Vail Mountain is where the action is. One of the largest ski resorts in the world, it boasts 5,289 acres of skiable terrain during the winter months. With almost 200 runs and 3 terrain parks, Vail Mountain offers something for all and, with its lifts, gondolas and public transport links, getting around isn't a problem. When the snow melts away, the region's rolling green landscape is revealed, setting the scene for hiking, biking, camping, fishing, zip-lining and scenic games of golf.

Day trips

Day trips near Vail vacation rentals

Vail is an ideal base camp to explore the attractions of Breckenridge. Vacation homes can be found near places like the Breckenridge Nordic Center, an outdoor sports center with snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, and South Main Street, a vibrant shopping area with a unique mix of specialty shops. You could also visit the Stephen C West Ice Arena, an arena with public skating rinks and ice sports, and Carter Park and Pavilion, a sports court with ball fields, sledding hills, and a dog play area.


Local weather for your stay at Vail getaway cabins

Coming for the ski season? You'll want to book your Vail vacation rental between December and March, when the resort's slopes are blanketed in thick snow. During this time, average temperatures range between the mid-20s and low 30s, making it much cooler than the summer season. If you prefer things to be a little warmer, June through September is the best time to visit. Accommodation rates tend to be more affordable, while the average highs hover in the 70s.

Natural features

Explore the great outdoors in awe-inspiring Vail

Vail sits within the White River National Forest, a vast wilderness spanning more than 2 million acres, studded with breathtaking mountains and draped in thick woodland. Its northern section is spliced through by the grand White River, which gives the forest its name. For nature lovers, to call it a paradise is an understatement. The sprawling, unspoiled landscape is home to all manner of fascinating creatures, including deer, elk, mountain lions, bobcats, lynx and bears.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Vail

The nearest airport is in Vail/Eagle Airport (EGE), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city center.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation homes in Vail

Vail is a beautiful mountain retreat for couples. In addition to skiing, dining, and spas, vacation homes are close to romantic places like Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, a tranquil botanical garden with a wide variety of flowers and plants, and Bighorn Park, a sprawling park with wide open spaces and a lake in a charming setting. You'll also like the Vail International Gallery, an upscale art gallery with modern paintings and sculptures from emerging artists.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Vail?

Whether you're searching for a cozy retreat for you and your sweetheart or someplace roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Vail. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • Around 8 miles from the center of Vail, you'll love staying at "True Ski - In/out, Wifi, Gym, Fireplaces". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a blender and heating.
  • "Book Early Don’t Miss Out On Your Perfect Dates Cancellation Is Available" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 2 bedrooms, towels, cable/satellite TV services and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Vail.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Vail?

Fact: Vail has some glorious nature, and a log cabin is the perfect way to experience it for yourself. Enjoy the outdoors without sacrificing comforts at one of these character-filled bolt-holes:

  • Comfort meets nature at "Stunning Vail Log Cabin On Creek". Located in Vail, this charming escape comes with a fireplace, off-street parking options and beautiful views.
  • Plonk yourself down at "Luxury Log Cabin With Private Hot Tub". Annnnd breathe. This property in Vail is the place to escape from it all. A balcony and an oven make it feel even cozier.

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

Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Vail. Whether you'd like to catch up with friends or spend precious time with your love, we'll have something to suit your style. These are some of our top-rated options:

  • Find some peace at "Upscale House On Eaglevail Golf Course W". About 7 miles to the west of Vail, this delightful escape has all you need for a chilled out stay, including heating and a balcony.
  • "Striking Home With Hot Tub Between Vail And Beaver Creek" is another top-rated option. It's around 6 miles to the west of Vail and features golf, an ice maker and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Vail?

Absolutely! If you're looking for a simple yet stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently found in the middle of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Vail:

  • Get away on your own or take a few pals to "Fantastic Vail Village Location". You'll have loads of amenities at your disposal, including an ice maker and a pool.
  • "Steps To Gondola Diamond Rated Lionshead Village Pool And Hot Tub Landmark 116" is another superb stay, offering all you could need for the ideal Vail adventure. Useful amenities here include internet services and a barbecue grill.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Vail?

Whether you're searching for a small apartment for you and a few friends or a guesthouse big enough for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Vail. These properties are an ideal base for a whirlwind visit:

  • Within close reach of central Vail, "Fantastic Vail Village Location" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not chilling out in your comfortable digs, get out and discover all the cool stuff around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Steps To Gondola Diamond Rated Lionshead Village Pool And Hot Tub Landmark 116". This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Vail?

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your partner away for a couple of days at one of these escapes in or near Vail:

  • Around 8 miles from Vail, "True Ski - In/out, Wifi, Gym, Fireplaces" is an ideal place for doting couples. Winery tours and a fireplace are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Book Early Don’t Miss Out On Your Perfect Dates Cancellation Is Available". Around 0.1 miles from Vail, a fireplace and skiing facilities add to the atmosphere here.

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

Big groups mean gigantic fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Vail and get everybody together under one roof:

  • A wide array of amenities including a fireplace and a kitchen make "Upscale House On Eaglevail Golf Course W" a standout. This property has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From Vail's center, it's around 7 miles away to the west.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending precious time with loved ones, and "Luxury Condo In Beautiful Resort In Vail Village" makes it easy to do that. Located around 0.1 miles to the southeast of Vail, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 3 bedrooms. A fireplace and a swimming pool are among the numerous amenities at hand here.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Vail?

Whether you're arranging a big party or a vacation with a bunch of your besties, we can help you find a space to fit your group. Round up your posse and take a look at these large vacation rentals in or near Vail:

  • "Village Inn Plaza 305": With 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 99 people, there's enough space for everyone. You and your group will have access to plenty of amenities, such as a kitchen and a fireplace.
  • "The Lion Vail - W404": This spacious retreat was tailor-made for big groups and features a swimming pool and a fireplace. It offers 2 bedrooms and sleeps up to 99 guests.

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

Nothing screams fun and frivolity like a pool does. Blow up your flamingo floatie and check out these houses in or near Vail that feature this vacation essential:

  • Get your vacation on at "Upscale House On Eaglevail Golf Course W", where your highest priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities such as coffee and tea making facilities and a kitchen help make this getaway a guest favorite.
  • Spend laid-back days splashing around or just unwinding by the water at "Small House At The End Of The Island". This property is another sought-after option and offers a living room, a fridge and more.

Not sure how to pack your suitcase for your Vail getaway? This impressive destination has a subarctic climate. In the summertime, you can expect average temperatures of between 35 ºF and 70 ºF. Check out our selection of Vail vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

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

Whether your ideal escape is up in the hills or by the ocean, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with those closest to you. Consider one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Vail and bring the entire crew along:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "Upscale House On Eaglevail Golf Course W", which has 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests. This escape is located 7 miles to the west of Vail and features amenities such as a kitchen and a dishwasher.
  • Another top choice is "Striking Home With Hot Tub Between Vail And Beaver Creek". This vacation rental is 6 miles west of Vail and features a dining table, a kitchen island and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 9 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to sightsee, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions close by to put on your itinerary. Vail Racquet Club, Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame and Colorado Ski Museum-Ski Hall of Fame are excellent places to start.

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