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We understand that planning a family vacation can be a daunting task. From finding the perfect destination to planning activities the whole family can enjoy, there are so many factors to consider. Since when did vacationing become so much work? With the help of the staff and resources at Durango Colorado Vacations, it doesn’t have to be. Our knowledge of the area and catalog of beautiful rental homes, you’ll be able to organize your Colorado family vacation in no time at all.
The first step to planning the perfect is clicking here! This easy-to-read guide has the best art galleries, museums, hiking trails, and family-friendly fun in the area. Whether you’re taking your Colorado family vacation in the winter or the summer, our Vacation Guide can help.

What to Consider When Planning a Colorado Family Vacation

Finding Fun Activities

Did you know that Durango is one of the best Colorado towns for kids? It’s true! From the miles of lush, beautiful hiking trails to the family-friendly attractions, there are plenty of things to do with kids in Durango. Hop aboard the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad or visit the Powerhouse Science Center, a Durango discovery museum that’s great for curious minds. Check out some of our favorite places for Colorado horseback riding or explore the ruins at Mesa Verde National Park. There truly is something for everyone just minutes away from Durango!

Enjoy a Delicious Meal

You and your family will probably be ravenous after a thrilling day of experiencing Durango’s finest attractions! Lucky for you, Colorado is overflowing with fantastic places to eat. One of the best Durango restaurants for families is Home Slice Pizza. Here, your family can share a hot, cheesy pizza (or two!) while talking about all the fun activities you’ve enjoyed throughout the day. The Carver Brewing Co. is another excellent option. Their casual, laid-back environment, combined with their amazing food, is the ideal setting for families.

Indulge Yourself

You’ve worked hard to create the best possible vacation for your family. It’s time to take some time for yourself! Luckily, there are some great spas in Durango, CO that can help you relax. Check out the Trimble Hot Springs for a one-of-a-kind experience. They offer massages and body treatments, as well as soaks in the healing waters of Animas Valley. For another indulgent treat, visit Animas Chocolate Company. They offer scrumptious truffles and chocolates that are a must for every visitor!

Find the Best Accommodations for a Colorado Family Vacation!

Don’t settle for a mediocre place to stay during your Colorado family vacation! Instead, book a spacious vacation home that comfortably fits you and all your family members. Book with us at Durango Colorado Vacations; we offer luxurious penthouses, villas, lofts, cabins, and apartments all throughout this gorgeous area. Each property ranges in size and is fully equipped with the finest amenities and features, such as fireplaces, hot tubs, outdoor decks, BBQ grills, and more. With every property located within a short distance of exciting Durango attractions, both outdoor and indoor, you won’t find a better place to stay in this amazing state out West. Our deluxe properties are the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day exploring Durango!
Don’t miss your chance to have the greatest winter vacation ever; book one of our fantastic rentals today!

It’s always a good time to take a romantic getaway with your loved one! Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary, enjoying a honeymoon, or on a spur-of-the-moment weekend road trips from Denver, Durango is a great destination for couples. Find out why our town is one of the best destinations for romantic getaways in Colorado.
We’ve listed a couple of our favorite things to do during romantic getaways in Colorado. You’ll get the inside scoop on the best restaurants, breweries, hiking trails, and art galleries to visit. Don’t waste time researching places to see. Spend your weekend getaway enjoying the city and the company of your loved one.

Some of the Best Ways to Have Romantic Getaways in Colorado

Explore the Great Outdoors Together

Durango is a beautiful year-round destination. In the colder months, a blanket of white snow covers the mountains and and trails. In the spring and summer, the trees become lush and green, with blooming flowers. One of the best places to go for outdoor recreation is Purgatory Resort. You’ll have so much fun snowshoeing, tubing, dog sledding, or going on sleigh rides in the winter. When the snow has melted, experience the thrill of mountain biking or hiking the gorgeous trails. For more great hiking and biking trails, as well as places to rent equipment, download our free Vacation Guide!

Enjoy an Intimate Dinner

Durango is home to some truly fantastic restaurants! No matter your craving, you’ll find something delicious to share with your loved one. Are you craving Asian fusion? Stop by Ken & Sue’s Restaurant or East by Southwest. Do you prefer Italian? Mutu’s Italian Kitchen is the place to go. Plus, with so many fantastic micro-breweries and wineries in town, you’ll have a great selection of drinks to go with these impressive menus! Check out our blog on the best restaurants in Durango for our top recommendations!

Indulge in a Spa Day

Create your own romantic spa getaway in Colorado! Visit one of the fantastic spas in Durango, CO, during your stay. Soak in the waters of the Trimble Hot Springs. The springs are said to having ancient healing powers. You’ll definitely feel relaxed after a treatment! Or enjoy a couple’s massage at The Woodhouse Day Spa. If you’re planning on enjoying a night on the town after your treatment, head to Spa Evo or Spaaah Shop & Day Spa, where you can treat yourself to pampering and a beauty treatment!

Get Cozy

The most important part of planning romantic getaways in Colorado is making sure you’re staying in the best accommodations available. Durango Colorado Vacations offers the best selection of homes in town. Many of our rentals come with fantastic amenities, like hot tubs, which can enhance your stay.
Are you planning a last-minute getaway in Colorado? Take a look at our specials! We offer a last-minute booking special. When you reservation is made within seven nights of your arrival, you’ll be able to enjoy a 20% discount off your nightly rate!
Browse through the rest of our rentals and book today! We look forward to having you.