Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Durango, 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 $120 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Durango. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Durango
Destination guide

Beautiful Durango will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Durango. This scenic city is known for its mountain views, riverfront and hiking. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Durango

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Travelers enjoy Durango for its hiking, biking and skiing. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Durango a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Dalton Ranch Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Cliffs at Tamarron (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Purgatory Resort (24.8 mi / 39.9 km)
  • Hillcrest Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Ski Hesperus (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Durango

Durango is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in December, March, February or January, when snowfall averages 10 inches and temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Durango

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Durango is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Animas River Trail (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Animas Mountain Trailhead (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Vallecito Lake (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Animas River (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • San Juan National Forest (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Mancos State Park (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Durango

The nearest airport is in Durango–La Plata County Airport (DRO), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Durango, CO (AMK-Animas Air Park), which is 4.8 mi (7.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Durango Narrow Gauge Railroad Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Durango?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Durango that's a perfect match. Here are some of our favorites:

  • "Nothing But Compliments" is a guest favorite. Around 25 miles from Durango, it has 3 bedrooms and loads of handy amenities, including outdoor furniture and WiFi.
  • Another great choice is "Stunning Views, Peaceful Setting", which is around 25 miles from Durango. Featuring 3 bedrooms, cookware, dishware and utensils and an iron and ironing board, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

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

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

Choose a charming log cabin from the many in or around Durango and you'll soon be inside your timber-clad hideaway, wine in hand, relaxing in front of a glowing fire. But adventure is just outside your front door too. These cabins offer the perfect blend of comfort and fun:

  • "Log Cabin And Hut, Wifi, 13 Acres": This is the perfect base to enjoy the terrific outdoor activities this area has on offer, including sailing and water skiing.
  • "Classic Log Cabin With Private Hot Tub And Rustic Mountain Comfort": Spend your getaway taking advantage of all the creature comforts at this escape. If you can tear yourself away from your comfy digs, skiing and snowboarding are waiting for you.

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

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve a break for a few glorious days. Leave work early on Friday and make your way to one of these weekend getaways in or near Durango:

  • "Secluded Modern Home On 132 Acres" is around 2 miles south of Durango and the perfect place to recharge your batteries. You'll like the useful amenities here, including a kitchen and internet services.
  • "Five Star At The James Ranch, Hermosa" is another top-rated option. It's located 14 miles to the south of Durango and comes with a pool, games and more.

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

Absolutely. If you're tracking down a simple yet stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often situated in the middle of town. Check out the following options in or near Durango:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Centrally Located In Downtown Durango". Book a few nights at this popular apartment and you'll have access to towels and nearby hunting activities.
  • Another cool option is "Free Cancellation Up To 30 Days Before Travel". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfortable apartment is packed with convenient amenities like shopping, a kitchen and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Durango?

Whether you're in search of a studio apartment just for you or a guesthouse that'll fit the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Durango. These properties make a comfortable base for a quick visit:

  • For a wonderful night or two away, it's hard to beat "Centrally Located In Downtown Durango". It's nice and close to the center of Durango, in addition to lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172" is also well located. Settle in here and find out why many guests rate this getaway as one of their favorites.

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

Forget chocolates and roses. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Durango that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Around 25 miles from Durango, "Nothing But Compliments" is the perfect place for starry-eyed lovebirds. A dining table and a music library are among the many amenities here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days canoodling and sipping Champagne at "Stunning Views, Peaceful Setting", around 25 miles from Durango. Winery tours and beauty services will help set the mood.

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

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your whole gang. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Durango and get everyone together under one roof:

  • You'll have enough space to move around at "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172". Around 15 miles south of Durango, this impressive property has 6 bedrooms that sleep up to 15 guests. Amenities include mountain views and a water view.
  • Invite up to 20 of your friends to "Southwest Colorado's Premier Vacation Retreat" and fill the place with laughter and love. This top option has 8 bedrooms and is around 25 miles to the south of central Durango. It's packed with features to keep large groups happy and comfortable, including a kitchen and mountain views.

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

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Dust off your unicorn floatie and browse these rental houses in or near Durango that come with this vacation necessity:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "New Family Friendly House - Dead End Street". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a separate dining area and a nearby laundromat.
  • Alternatively, spend your break at "Red Cliff Guest House. Families". Along with a refreshing pool, you'll also have use of a TV and childrens activities.

Durango has a subarctic climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 45 ºF and 70 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Durango vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

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

Whether you're escaping with the immediate family or you're bringing your cousins, parents and great aunt along, family vacations mean fun. These large rentals in and around Durango have space for everybody — as well as everything you need to keep them happy:

  • With 3 bedrooms that sleep as many as 8 guests, "Nothing But Compliments" gives you space to catch-up with family and friends. It's around 25 miles south of Durango and features amenities that'll keep your large group happy, such as childrens activities and books.
  • "Stunning Views, Peaceful Setting" is another vacation rental the entire gang will love. You'll be able to invite up to 11 friends and family to this escape which offers 3 bedrooms, free toiletries, a stair gate and more. It's around 25 miles to the southeast of central Durango.

When it's time to explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your itinerary. Durango Community Recreation Center is a wonderful place to kick things off.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Durango?

Escape the hustle and bustle and treat the people you love to a different type of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Durango and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Luxury Mountain Cabin Overlooking Cascade Creek 7th Nite Free" - Enjoy precious time with your nearest and dearest at this escape, which is around 2 miles south of central Durango. A kitchen and a DVD player are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Lovely Spacious 2 In 1 Log Home" - Another excellent choice, this rental comes with free toiletries, books and more. You'll find it around 25 miles to the south of Durango.

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