Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Florissant

The lake and wildlife create a pretty picture of Florissant. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its hiking and fishing. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Florissant

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Florissant a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shining Mountain Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Pikes Peak Cog Railway (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Arcade Amusements (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Florissant

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Florissant. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pikes Peak (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Cave of the Winds (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Mueller State Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • North Slope Recreation Area (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • American Eagles Overlook and Historic Mine (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Florissant

The nearest airport is in Colorado Springs, CO (COS), located 33.9 mi (54.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 53.5 mi (86 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Florissant?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 321 vacation rentals around Florissant. From 115 cabin rentals to 167 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Florissant?

Get a load of that view! That's what you'll find yourself saying when you head for the hills and treat yourself to a wonderful high-altitude getaway. Vrbo has no less than 209 mountain rentals available. Of course, that may not be quite your vacation style. Fortunately, Vrbo has tons more options, including:

  • 78 rural vacation rentals.
  • 65 mountainside vacation rentals.
  • 20 city-center vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Florissant?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and love having lots of room to move, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 175 houses available on Vrbo. Prices start from $50 a night. If that doesn't fit with your group's taste, we've got a number of different rental options to pick from, such as:

  • Cabin: 104 vacation homes. Prices start from $77 per night.
  • Lodge: 10 vacation homes. Prices start from $95 per night.
  • Cottage: 10 vacation homes. Prices start from $121 per night.

Can I stay in Florissant in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful escape is chilling out with friends and relatives in a completely new place. If you're traveling with a big group, Vrbo has options. Presently, house vacation homes are the hottest thing for big groups of visitors here, and we have 46 available on our database. Properties for rent in the area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we have 88 vacation homes suited to that size. Stay a night from just $95.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be happy to hear that there are 62 vacation homes that are perfect. You can get one for as little as $135 a night.
  • Searching for properties for rent to suit 10 guests? You'll be happy to learn we have 31 that'll be ideal. You can book one for as little as $150 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you can bring your mom, your grandpa and all your pals to Florissant.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Florissant?

There are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Renew the connections with those you hold dearest and secure a value-packed stay with Vrbo. Rainbow Valley is a terrific area to take a look at if you want to keep your budget under control. Vrbo has 15 rentals, and the average price is an agreeable $152 per night. Another 7 Vrbo rentals are available in or around Spring Valley. With an average price of $200 per night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging to your friends about.