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Old Yeller in Downtown Glenwood Springs
Beauty+Location!! Completely remodeled Victorian studio in the heart of downtown Glenwood Springs and half a block from the train station. A wonderful location to enjoy all that Glenwood Springs has to offer. Walk to the best restaurants in town, to the Hot Springs Pool, Vapor Caves, hike Red Mountain, or hop on the bike trail that can take you all the way to Aspen or Vail. Cook in the adorable small kitchen and enjoy the sitting by the porch while greeting locals and tourists. Permit 18-055
$120 per night
Guesthouse in Glenwood Springs
Downtown Digs in beautiful GWS
Our guesthouse is located in the heart of downtown GWS. Easily walk to the hot springs pool and downtown restaurants. Blocks from the river, hiking and mountain biking trails, “downtown digs” has all the comforts you need for a hassle-free, comfortable stay. The space is small- think tiny house, and the stairs are ship’s-ladder style and steep. Please see pics. We have a beautiful, tree-covered deck to enjoy a glass of wine or a cup of joe before heading out on your adventure. Permit #18-110
$145 per night
Apartment in Glenwood Springs
Kiwi Hideaway - Modern Apt. near Downtown GWS
Located in a quiet neighborhood at the base of Red Mountain. Twenty minute walk to downtown Glenwood Springs. Hiking and biking trails, the Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers, natural hot springs pools and more are only minutes away. Get out of the hustle & bustle of downtown without sacrificing convenience. Single bedroom private apartment in lower level of our lovely family home. Private entrance with private patio - includes great views of Glenwood Springs and Mt. Sopris.
$114 per night

Stay near Glenwood Springs's top sights

Glenwood Hot Springs Pool192 locals recommend
Iron Mountain Hot Springs148 locals recommend
Hotel Colorado11 locals recommend
Glenwood Canyon Brewpub32 locals recommend
Juicy Lucy's Steakhouse52 locals recommend
Tequila's Mexican Restaurant13 locals recommend
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Your guide to Glenwood Springs

Welcome to Glenwood Springs

If all you know about Glenwood Springs is that it rests at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado rivers and is cradled by the snow-capped Rocky Mountains and red sandstone cliffs of Glenwood Canyon, you’d agree it had won the geographical lottery. But this town’s main draw originates below the surface: powerful geothermal activity. Starting in the 1880s, savvy landowners realized the naturally heated water that flowed from below ground was a tourism boon, and this pretty place has been a vacationland ever since. Visitors and locals alike luxuriate year-round in steaming pools amidst the breathtaking Colorado landscape. In the winter, nearby Sunlight Ski Resort comes to life with skiers and snowboarders navigating its 730 acres of powder and 2,000-foot vertical drop. Located about an hour from both Vail and Aspen, Glenwood Springs — with its historic and urbane downtown — has become a favored base for exploring Colorado’s ski hubs.

The best time to stay in a vacation rental in Glenwood Springs

Summer days are warm and sunny, perfect for outdoor recreation. The town bustles with outdoor enthusiasts and their bikes, kayaks, and four-wheel drives. Thanks to its alpine climate, the heat is typically mild, and evenings can be cool even during warmer months. Things cool down in the fall, and winter brings snow, kicking off a second high season of ski enthusiasts, and is a great time to cozy up in your cabin. Spring comes earlier here than in some parts of the state, and temperatures start perking up in May. There are several privately operated hot springs in town that stay open year-round, meaning you can bathe outdoors amid snow-capped trees or under the blazing sun.

Top things to do in Glenwood Springs

Iron Mountain Hot Springs

This resort offers 16 geothermal pools on a terraced hillside overlooking the Colorado River. Filled with natural mineral waters and heated from 98 to 108 degrees Fahrenheit, these pools reside in a quiet zone to maximize relaxation. The grounds include a bathhouse with changing rooms, lockers, and showers as well as a restaurant where you can fuel up after soaking all day.

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

This kitschy theme park claims to be the only one in the United States perched atop a mountain. You’ll find thrill rides set against the backdrop of the Rockies here, but perhaps the most compelling attraction is the network of caves it's built around. Park passes include tours of the caverns and the ornate formations within, such as stalactites, stalagmites, underground canyons, and colorful rocks tinted by hot thermal waters.

Whitewater Rafting

Glenwood Springs may be most famous for its hot thermal waters, but the grand Colorado River deserves your attention as well. Joining a whitewater rafting trip is a unique way to see the local landscape, as you paddle past the steep walls of Glenwood Canyon. This stretch of the river is ideal for novices, as the Shoshone Rapids that shoot rafters into the placid canyon stretch are thrilling but manageable. Several local tour operators offer guided day trips.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Glenwood Springs?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 100 vacation rentals in Glenwood Springs featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Glenwood Springs?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Glenwood Springs. Choose from more than 50 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there Glenwood Springs vacation rentals on Airbnb with pools?

    Yes! Dive into the perfect getaway at one of over 10 vacation homes with pools in Glenwood Springs, available on Airbnb. Make a splash and soak up the sun in style!

  • How much does it cost to stay in condo rentals in Glenwood Springs?

    Experience the best of Glenwood Springs with our condo rentals, starting at about $40 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Are there family-friendly vacation rentals in Glenwood Springs?

    Glenwood Springs has more than 90 family-friendly stays. Amenities on the property may include high chairs, travel cribs, or strollers.

  • Do cabin rentals in Glenwood Springs have air conditioning?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 cabin rentals with air conditioning in Glenwood Springs. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • Do house rentals in Glenwood Springs have wifi?

    Absolutely! We offer over 80 house rentals with wifi in Glenwood Springs. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • Do cabin rentals in Glenwood Springs have a bbq area?

    Absolutely! We offer over 20 cabin rentals with a bbq area in Glenwood Springs. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

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