Discover a selection of 493 vacation rentals in Hesperus, Hesperus 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 $125 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Hesperus. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Hesperus

The lake, wildlife and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Hesperus. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its skiing and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Hesperus

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Hesperus a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Purgatory Resort (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Hillcrest Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Dalton Ranch Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Cliffs at Tamarron (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Ski Hesperus (1.2 mi / 2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hesperus

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hesperus is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Animas River Trail (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Mesa Verde National Park Entrance (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Far View Sites (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Animas River (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Animas Mountain Trailhead (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hesperus

The nearest airport is in Cortez, CO (CEZ-Montezuma County), located 32.5 mi (52.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Durango–La Plata County Airport (DRO), which is 18.1 mi (29.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Hesperus?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental property in or around Hesperus that's right up your alley. Here are some of our faves:

  • Make use of handy extras like outdoor furniture and a dishwasher at "Nothing But Compliments". Located around 14 miles from Hesperus, this unique option has 3 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Stunning Views, Peaceful Setting" also promises an awesome stay, offering 3 bedrooms, a kitchen, a fitness facility and more. It's around 35 miles from Hesperus.

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

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

Choose a stunning log cabin from the many dotted in or near Hesperus and you'll soon be inside your wooden sanctuary, tasty tipple in hand, sitting in front of a roaring fire. But adventure is just outside your front door too. These cabins offer the perfect blend of fun and comfort:

  • "Log Cabin And Hut, Wifi, 13 Acres": This is the perfect base to experience the exciting outdoor activities on offer in the area, including windsurfing and rafting.
  • "Classic Log Cabin With Private Hot Tub And Rustic Mountain Comfort": Stay in and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere or have a go at some of the thrilling activities nearby, such as snowboarding and skiing. You can be as active or chill as you like.

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

We all need an escape from the daily grind every now and then. If you're yearning for a couple of carefree mornings lingering in your pajamas with a cup of coffee and a good book, there's no shortage of fabulous weekend getaways in and near Hesperus. Here are two of our favorites:

  • "Centrally Located In Downtown Durango" is perfect for a couple of days of enjoyment and rest. It offers convenient amenities, such as a washing machine and a barbecue grill, and is located about 18 miles to the northeast of Hesperus.
  • Or, pack a few clothes into your suitcase and head off to "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172". This well-liked property is around 25 miles northeast of Hesperus and features nearby hunting activities and nearby museums.

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

If you're looking for a simple yet stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently positioned in the heart of town. We suggest the following options in or near Hesperus:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a few pals to "Centrally Located In Downtown Durango". You'll have loads of amenities at your fingertips, including a hair dryer and an oven.
  • Alternatively, use "Free Cancellation Up To 30 Days Before Travel" as a base to tick off the attractions around you. This comfy home away from home comes with a nearby casino, nearby hunting activities and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Hesperus?

Whether you're in search of a compact apartment for you and a pal or a vacation home with space for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Hesperus. These retreats make a comfortable base for a flying visit:

  • If you can only spare a night or two, "Centrally Located In Downtown Durango" is a fantastic choice. It's close to central Hesperus, so you'll be within easy reach of lots of attractions.
  • "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172" is also well located. Put your feet up here and find out why many guests rate this property highly.

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

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 Hesperus that would make Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and kick back together at "Nothing But Compliments". Around 14 miles from Hesperus, this property has everything you need for a romantic getaway, including shopping facilities and a dining table.
  • "Five Star At The James Ranch, Hermosa" is another popular option guaranteed to woo you. It's approximately 25 miles from Hesperus and has a resort and a fireplace.

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

Share your vacation and have even more fun. Whether you're organizing an adventurous getaway with buddies or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near Hesperus:

  • Providing privacy, comfort and space, you'll get everyone's stamp of approval at "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172". Up to 15 people can be accommodated at this retreat which has 6 bedrooms, a garden and a water view. You'll find it around 25 miles to the northeast of Hesperus.
  • "Southwest Colorado's Premier Vacation Retreat" is another option that'll fit the whole gang. It's around 25 miles to the east of Hesperus, has 8 bedrooms and sleeps as many as 20 guests. Mountain views and a fireplace are just a couple of things designed to make your visit more comfortable.

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

A pool is often a necessity when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you've got kids in tow. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Hesperus and spend your days splashing around:

  • Pack your swim gear and make yourself comfortable at "New Family Friendly House - Dead End Street". There are also lots of other convenient amenities here, including free toiletries and a video library.
  • Spend lazy vacation days splashing around or just unwinding by the water at "Ruby’s House ~ Downtown ~ Walk To Everything". This property is another top choice and comes with a microwave oven, a DVD player and more.

Not sure what the weather is like in Hesperus? It has a humid continental climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 45 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on where to stay in this exciting destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire range of Hesperus vacation rentals.

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

The first mission of any great family trip is searching for the perfect place to stay. Whether you're organizing a short break with the kids or a catch-up with lots of relatives, Vrbo has large family vacation rentals in and around Hesperus that'll fit everyone. Here are two popular options that would love to welcome you:

  • With 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests, "Nothing But Compliments" gives you space to connect with friends or relatives. It's around 14 miles northeast of Hesperus and features amenities that'll keep your large group comfortable, such as a smart TV and a dining table.
  • "Large Family Home With Acreage In Beautiful Animas Valley - Co Lic. 02872172", around 25 miles to the northeast of central Hesperus, was made for family vacations. As many as 15 of your favorite people can fit into this rental which features 6 bedrooms, childrens activities, a toaster and more.

It may be tempting, but don't spend your entire vacay indoors. Head out and explore some nearby family-friendly attractions, beginning with Durango Community Recreation Center.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Hesperus?

Take a break with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Hesperus and create some fantastic memories together. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • "Lovely Spacious 2 In 1 Log Home" - Enjoy good times with your nearest and dearest at this retreat, which is around 20 miles east of central Hesperus. Childrens activities and a TV are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Log Cabin And Hut, Wifi, 13 Acres" - Rally the troops and spend a few nights or longer at this appealing rental, which is around 20 miles to the northeast of Hesperus. You'll have access to a living room, childrens activities and a whole lot more.

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