12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Crested Butte, Colorado - Updated 2023

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The charming town of Crested Butte claims the honor of being ‘the last great Colorado ski town’. The former territory of Ute people, this area was sought out by settlers for its coal mining potential. Today it is a popular winter vacation destination known for activities like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking. The town practically sits on the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Your quest for winter adventure activities must lead you to Crested Butte Mountain Resort, the popular mountain resort with hiking and biking trails. If you tire out, visit the Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum to delve into the history of this town. Winter or not, you must choose a perfect stay in this city to compliment your visit to the Rocky Mountains. Check out a list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Crested Butte, Colorado, for your next holiday.

1. A homey place in a family neighborhood close to everything (from USD 243)

If you’re planning to take your family on a vacation to Crested Butte, this cozy rental is for you. It is located in a family-friendly residential area, providing a safe and serene environment throughout your stay. The nearest free shuttle stop to the ski resort is minutes away on foot, offering you easy access to skiing and other fun activities. Elk Avenue, where you’ll find shops and restaurants, is also within walking distance.

This duplex home can comfortably fit up to six guests. It has two bedrooms, two baths, a living area, a dining area, a kitchen, and a spacious deck—all fully furnished with everything you need to ensure comfort and convenience.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
91 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the deck with the great view very comfortable furniture and overall location great stay
this place was perfect—>>plush towels comfortable bed hot water boot dryer at the ready
the beds were all comfortable and handy notes to help
loved outdoor second floor patio picnic table alfresco dinning two big bathrooms no need to share
mara's place was great it was cute and comfortable and had great views
very clean and organized
super clean and well appointed
everything was very clean
very quiet and clean space
the cleanliness made us very comfortable during these unprecedented times
mara was a perfect host responding quickly to our couple of questions
mara was an excellent host and very helpful and communicative
thank you for hosting us
excellent experience with host
mara is a wonderful responsive host
great location right within the city limits of cb
the location was an easy walk to town the grocery store and the recreation path
great location walking distance to everything in the town of crested butte
excellent location for an in town experience
nice walk to town
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2. A comfy downtown apartment near ski shuttle (from USD 195)

Whether you’ll be traveling alone or with a partner, this pad offers you a comfy accommodation for your skiing trip to Crested Butte. It can sleep up to two guests—but the owner is willing to discuss if you’ll be coming in with more people. It also comes with nice amenities like a fully equipped kitchen so you can cook your own meals without any hitch.

Getting to skiing slopes wouldn’t be a problem as the ski shuttle is just a block away. It’s also in the downtown area, which means you’ll be pretty close to many business establishments.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
117 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing views from the back deck and living room windows
roomy apartment in great location with amazing views off the deck
the owners created a handy welcome booklet including wifi info and other handy tips
the space is clean and comfortable
the apartment is clean comfortable and in a great location
but the place was clean and comfortable with great views
alan was very quick and helpful with local advice which we appreciated
large space - plenty of room great hosts
liz and alan are super hosts- very friendly and helpful
great communication from the host and easy check in / check out
amazing location walking distance to ski shuttle elk street
the location is amazing and is located one street back from downtown and is close to trails
great place right near downtown crested butte
great location right off the main strip of restaurants and bars
great location cozy spot in town
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3. Modern house very close to downtown (from USD 445)

This three-bedroom house offers excellent views of the surrounding mountains. The house is conveniently located, so you can take a walk to the famous Elk Avenue. The three bedrooms of this house have beds that can accommodate a group of eight. The living area is grand and spacious. A fully equipped kitchen stands separately, connecting to a separate dining area. The interior of this house is impressive, the most attractive part is the grand windows that offer an excellent view of the mountains.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
100 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we spent quiet mornings enjoying coffee and breakfast before our ski adventures during the day
beds were super comfortable kitchen had plenty of gadgets/plates/etc
lots of kitchen equipment made cooking there easy
the three bathrooms and two masters suites made for a great floor plan
it was nice to arrive to this cozy setting after a 5-hour drive in the cold
space was clean and bright
clean and modern good communication
sparkling clean and comfortable home
clean and convenient to elk street
the house was clean and well kept
great hosts who promptly responded to questions
great hosts and a great place
the owners where communicative and nice and made our stay go smoothly
hopefully the owners will invest in real window screens soon
the hosts were great and checked to see if we needed anything
great location a quick walk to downtown
great place close to town
great spot walking distance to town
beautiful space close to town
very nice location; convenient to town and shuttle stops
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4. The cabin with excellent views (from USD 281)

This one-bedroom cottage has a rustic charm offering an excellent view of the mountains. The cabin is located on the first floor of a duplex. The interior projects typical décor of a mountain cabin, with hardwood floors, timber walls, and matching furniture. Its bedroom has a comfortable queen-sized bed for a couple. The living area has a fold-out couch and leather chair. The equipped kitchen stands on one side, with a dining area for four.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
232 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
pull out couch was very comfortable
terrific amenities - fully stocked kitchen great prompt communication
there is plenty of storage comfortable amenities and beautiful views at all times
we loved the privacy and being able to have a back yard and a full kitchen
the bed is super comfy and all the kitchen is well-stocked
super clean and comfortable
everything was clean and tidy
and most importantly the bathroom towels and linen were perfectly clean
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
it was clean cosy and candace was helpful and very friendly
candace was a great host
candace was a great host
candace is a great host
candace is a great host
very caring host and comfy space
the location was great very close and in walking distance to downtown
great location just a short walk to elk street & the bus stop to the mountain
the cabin's location is perfect
the location is ideal - just a short walk into town
great location just across from a park and a short walk to the downtown scene
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5. The rustic mountain retreat with a modern touch (from USD 229)

This three-bedroom condo has been renovated recently and is installed with modern facilities. The condo is an excellent mix of the traditional rustic cottage and updated amenities. Its living room offers views of mountains and the town. There are three bedrooms for a group of six people. A private footbridge is located very close to the cottage which leads towards the foothills of Mt. Crested Butte.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
196 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view from the living room kitchen and balcony
there is a beautiful view of the mountains from the living room/balcony/deck
family room has a beautiful view of the ski resort
we especially loved the fireplace and playing cards at the table with the beautiful mountain view
great view wonderful beds spacious fantastic kitchen
the bathrooms were spotless and nicely updated however there were a few cleanliness concerns elsewhere
a wonderful place very clean and warm
the condo was stylish clean and very accommodating
clean/new washers/dryers and hot tube in shared space in a building only steps away
the place is impeccably clean and smells great (i noticed that every time i walked in)
owners are kind and responsive
blake is an awesome host
they were very responsive to any questions we had
host was super helpful and communicative will definitely stay here again
blake was very responsive to our needs while there
easy walk to the town bus
great location and wonderful space
easy walk to the lifts
a great location and great space
very nice accommodations and great location
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6. A cozy studio with all the amenities of a big house (from USD 142)

The private guest house is located in a tranquil neighborhood, very close to downtown. Guests have access to a private entrance, and a charming backyard to enjoy the view of the mountains. The entire living area is spacious, its grey couch turns into a full-sized Murphy bed for two people. There is a full-sized kitchen with a small dining area. The courtyard is spacious and beautiful, there is a swing and a small dining table to enjoy your meal outdoors.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
310 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
sasa provides all the amenities that you need for a comfortable vacation in crested butte
the bed and bedding were very comfortable
cozy and perfect for a couple the photos don’t do it justice
she has a small fan
the place provided more room than expected and was an easy walk to the main area of town
very clean and comfy bed
clean cozy and comfortable
super clean and homey as well
the guest house was very clean and communication was excellent as well
and it was super clean
sasa is a great host
owner is quick to respond and helpful
sasa responded quickly to our questions & was helpful
sasa is a perfect host
sasa was a great host that communicated well and had recommendations/check in process absolutely nailed
nice location close to everything
super cute & homey place
such a great location in cb
and the location is amazing
great location to walk to stores and restaurants
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7. A decked-out cabin for a romantic stay (from USD 234)

The small cabin is located on the heart of downtown Crested Butte. It projects a typical romantic vibe, making it a perfect love shack. It was a miner cabin, dating back to the 1890s. The old charm still exists along with modern facilities. A comfortable queen-sized bed accompanies a small sofa in the main living space. A fully outfitted kitchen is available for guests’ use. You can enjoy your meal in the fenced backyard too. The outdoor dining table, made with old skis, gives an artistic touch to the small charming backyard.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
156 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were comfortable and back deck was great
the futon is a great bed a little awkward as a couch
everything was fantastic and just as described super cozy perfectly located beautiful views all around
there was even a bag of delicious caramel-corn waiting for us on the kitchen counter
cozy but good use of space
place was very clean
the cottage was cozy clean and very comfortable
clean comfortable and excellent location
very clean and so close to the main street in crested butte
sheryl is a great host
great host great cabin and great town
the hosts provided everything we needed and we'll definitely try to stay there again
sheryl is a great host instructions were clear and check in/out was a breeze
wonderful location within walking distance of multiple trail heads and downtown cb
the location was great
great location in crested butte
great location short walk to great restaurants and shopping
a great location in crested butte
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8. The large guest house with a view of the pine forest (from USD 584)

This large guest house is in the Southwest corner of the town. The three-bedroom house has an interesting décor, with timber stretch and vaulted ceiling, combining perfectly with the white walls. Its three bedrooms have queen-sized, single and double beds, suitable for a group of seven. The living area has a full-sized kitchen and a cozy dining area. The deck on the second floor is a place to enjoy the outdoor view with a glass of wine.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
136 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen setup and amenities were excellent as we did some cooking while we stayed
great apartment with a larger light living area
we really enjoyed the living room with an awesome unobstructed view of the evergreen forest
the beds were super comfortable
very bright open space with lots of elbow room
very clean and tidy
very clean comfortable space
very clean comfy beds big kitchen
the accommodation is clean comfortable and had everything that we needed
comfortable beds with 3 bathrooms everything was clean and modern
host was very helpful & responsive
nick is an amazing host
great host and extra well maintained home
the host also provided a list of local restaurants and other facilities that was very helpful
and nick is a wonderful host highly recommend this home in crested butte
this condo is in a great location
a beautiful place to stay near downtown crested butte
the location in cb is perfect a short walk to elk and very quiet
location location location this townhome was the perfect location for those coming on a ski getaway
this location is amazing so close to town but backs up to the woods so it seems secluded
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9. The European-style house in the historic district (from USD 255)

The small house is very conveniently located on the quiet end of the famous Elk Avenue. The house has two bedrooms with queen-sized, king-sized, and twin beds, fit for a group of five. The living area has a huge L-shaped sofa to relax while watching television. The dining area has a huge pine antique table set to match the simplistic décor. The kitchen has a private room with a small breakfast area. The garden in front of the house allows you to watch the world go by.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
132 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wi-fi was great and the space comfortable with everything we needed
five full sized people watched a movie lounged on the couch the kitchen is well stocked and fully functional
recent remodeling - kitchen and bathrooms are very nice and kitchen amenities are very good
nice master upstairs and a fun room downstairs with dual twin beds for kiddos
the kitchen is extremely well stocked and very functional
clean and fresh scandinavian style
the home was very clean and spacious
the unit has lots of character was clean and had nice touches
a charming clean cottage we would definitely stay here again next time we come to cb
lovely stay great location and sparkling clean
pet friendly for our doodle
communication from host was rapid and all instructions worked great
fast easy check-in/out and very responsive communication with the owner
wonderful place and location and great hosts we had such a amazing time here with our family
great location on elk ave
perfect location in a perfect town
great location right on elk street
super-cute little house in perfect crested butte location
super convenient location and house was awesome
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10. The lavish cottage with hot tub and sauna (from USD 435)

Soak in the small outdoor hot tub of the cottage with a view of the surrounding mountains. The lavish cottage is encircled by the authentic beauty of the Rocky Mountains. The interior matches the outdoor splendor; its hardwood floors and wooden beams project the feel of a typical mountain cottage. The duplex cottage can accommodate a group of nine people. There are three bedrooms and a loft space for sleeping. The grand living area includes kitchen and dining space. The deck area has a comfortable space to sit and enjoy a barbeque or soak in the hot tub.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
78 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

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Amenities & Room:
nicole's cottage is well-provisioned and super comfortable
the house is very cozy and filled with wonderful personal touches
very comfortable for two couples a toddler and one dog
kitchen was well-appointed beds were comfy tvs were awesome and the location was perfect
we loved the shower downstairs and the bed was super comfy
great place very clean and comfortable
the interior was clean and warm and comfortable
nicole’s place was absolutely beautiful and extremely clean a five star rating
great place clean space with lots of room for the group
rooms were spacious and the beds very comfortable
nicole was a great host and i would love to return if i'm back in the area again
pet friendly and a nice modern comfortable space
the on-site parking was helpful when loading and unloading our things
duplex located in great place with short walk to downtown
the location is super close to downtown and right by a giant park
ideal location near town as well as the nearest shuttle stop to the mountain
beautiful duplex in a great location
awesome house in a great location
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11. The wooden house near downtown

The rustic wooden house is all set to accommodate a group of eight people. So, it is perfect if you are here with a big family or a big group of friends amidst the mountains. The décor is colorful and quirky, projecting a cheerful and classy vibe. There are two bedrooms in this property, with a king-sized and a queen-sized bed. The sofa bed in the living area is also suited for extra guests. The living area also consists of a kitchen and living space. The house is just two blocks away from the center of the town.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
75 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable home and the heated floors are a treat
the house was super comfortable and homey
massive spacious kitchen hot tub right out back where our kids happily became prunes
the house was clean comfortable and adorable
house was spacious clean and perfect for 2 couples
all the lights were on in the house and it was perfectly cleaned and warm
we spent 4 nights at this home and give the home and hosts great reviews
everything was helpful and the response time was awesome
they provided helpful information to help us get around the area and made check in/out a breeze
can't recommend going to the host's restaurants enough both were excellent
amazing place with exceptional hosts we drove into town and were greeted by both eric & ky
great place and great location
this was an awesome location for our weekend trip
awesome place right in the heart of town and steps from the bus to the mountain
amazing house and great location would definitely stay here again
we loved the walkability of the location
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12. The tiny mountain cabin for a couple

The cozy cabin might be small, but it is specious from the inside and contains all modern amenities. It is perfect for solo travelers or couples. There is a wide area with a couch, kitchen, and dining space, all clubbed together into a compact living room. It leads to the main spiral staircase which takes you down to the bedroom with a queen-sized bed and a bathroom. A small front deck comes with a view and two chairs to sit. The cabin is located very close to Crested Butte Mountain Resort.

Crested Butte, Colorado, United States
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress was very comfortable
the perfect cozy cottage for a couple's retreat
the space is really well designed and comfortable
a really charming cabin in a great town location with all the amenities including a proper cook's kitchen
the bed was super comfortable
new and clean throughout
it was clean and so cozy
perfect for couples very clean and comfortable
very clean and nicely decorated with a fun movie selection
the house is adorable and immaculately clean
the host and property manager are very friendly and quick to respond if you need anything
very friendly and responsive host
ryan is an excellent host providing us with everything we needed to make our stay comfortable
great hosts solid on communication and flexibility thank you
the hosts are super responsive and the place is sparkling clean
location was great
the location was fabulous
a fantastic location only blocks from the heart of downtown
good location two minute walk to elk st
great location and charming space
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The perfect mountain vacation in Crested Butte

You must try mountain-biking through the various trails around this city, as this town claims to be one of the first places to try this particular adventure sport. In the summers, you must take part in the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, hosted in the month of July. No matter what time you intend to visit, you must choose a proper stay that shares the vibe of this mountain town. Book one of these Airbnb vacation rentals to get the perfect feel of a mountain vacation!

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