Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Idaho Springs, Colorado - Updated 2023

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As the name suggests, Idaho Springs is a popular vacation destination with beautiful hot springs that promise an outdoorsy adventure. For people who love mountain climbing, trekking, bird-watching, or exploring the wild, Idaho Springs has a lot to offer with its lush green forests, picturesque Insta-worthy views of the mountains and lakes, over 130 hot springs where you can enjoy a dip, and so much more. However, if you are an urban child, fear not as Idaho Springs also has a happening downtown area filled with lovely shops and shopping complexes, amazing dining options, and a rich history displayed at the many museums it has to offer. If you wish to stop by this quaint little town and explore it, why stay in a typical hotel when you can instead opt for your own home-away-from-home experience? Read on as we explore our list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Idaho Springs, Colorado.

1. Unique Bohemian-style cabin with a neighbouring creek

Enjoy staying in this incredible Bohemian-style cabin that comes with a bedroom and a bathroom. This cabin accommodates up to four guests and is breathtakingly beautiful to behold. Experience the splendour of nature right at your doorstep, including a babbling brook flowing right beside the cabin, a panoramic mountain view, and everything you need for a comfortable stay. This place provides essential amenities as well as perks such as games and books to spend time with, free WiFi, and a lovely patio where you can sip your morning coffee.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
312 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cutest little cabin ever such a cozy place to enjoy with family
very clean and comfortable
fantastic cozy clean and modern cabin
sparkling clean comfortable and you can’t beat the setting
super cozy and clean we'll be back :)
beautiful clean place with all the essentials you need
it can be hard to find using only gps but the hosts written directions were perfect
great spot close to the river
stunning location beautifully reimagined cabin
beautiful location ideal location for a special get away
beautiful cabin tucked away riverside still close to idaho springs to quick access to groceries and stores
the location is ideal very close to town and directly creekside
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2. Thrillseeker's alcove right at the base of the mountain (from USD 132)

This studio loft is ideal for up to four guests and is a great place to check out if you are looking for reasonably priced accommodations in Idaho Springs. Witness wildlife right outside on your private balcony or take a walk down to the nearby downtown area. This home provides you with super-fast WiFi, great location, an express check-in and check-out service, and wonderful and friendly hosts who will ensure you have a great stay. Guests highly complimented the location as well as the cleanliness of the premises.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
572 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
queen bed was super comfortable little deck was nice to relax on
great place to visit wonderful views in this area this room exceeded all expectations
the bed is heaven all the cozy blankets are delicious and the space is perfectly magical
the room looks lovely in the pictures but much more so in person
the bed was extremely comfortable
very clean and cozy
the cleanliness was great as well as the communication
it was very clean and nicely decorated
very clean and had good communication with the hosts
clean nicely decorated place and thomas was very friendly and accommodating
tom was a fantastic host
host are welcoming and accommodating
great host and wonderful place
gracious and helpful hosts
the host are quick with their response and the area is wonderful
the location was fantastic
great place to stay close to everything
the location was perfect as it was centrally located to both loveland ski area and denver
you are also close to mount evans for an exhilarating drive to 14k feet
great place to stay close to downtown and very comfortable
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3. Old-school Victorian-era cottage with a lovely wraparound patio (from USD 110)

Built in the Victorian era, this spacious yet homely cottage is ideal for a couple or solo travellers looking for a quaint old-school place to stay in during their vacation. Boasting of a great location, this cottage is at a walking distance to the downtown area with all the best shops and restaurants to explore. Guests mentioned that the hosts are extremely helpful and professional and complimented how well-maintained the amenities are. The view around the cottage is absolutely breathtaking, with the towering mountains visible in the distance.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
415 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
two fun breweries delicious food and a dive bar with pool tables
convenient kitchen with coffee tea and a nifty oven and teapot
the bed was extremely comfortable
comfy king bed the projector tv was neat it met/exceeded all of our needs
extremely clean and quiet
so charming and extremely clean
it was sparkling clean
very clean and very comfortable king bed
the place was extremely clean and the house was so charming
susannah was a wonderful host and very accommodating
host was very gracious and responsive
susannah was a great host with an awesome condo
susannah was very prompt with her replies and a great host
susannah was very friendly and great with communicating
cute place in a convenient location
perfect location in idaho springs
perfectly centrally located close to so many places
cute space located close to the downtown area of idaho springs
idaho springs is a cute little town close to lots of things to do
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4. Roadtrip-themed studio apartment ideal for solo travellers or couples (from USD 130)

Perfect for up to three travellers, this cosy little studio apartment is the ideal choice if you are looking for reasonably priced apartments in a non-fussy setting. Decorated with modern furniture and lighting, and including interesting details such as a billiards table and a road-trip theme in the premises, this space has strong bachelor pad vibes. The host, Judy, mentions that the neighbourhood is very quiet and serene and there is a keyless entry for your convenience.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
368 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was thoughtfully stocked with staples and some goodies
the murphy bed had a wonderful mattress that was comfortable and the bedding was nice as well
the kitchen was beautiful and had every appliance or utensil that a person could need
the bathroom was stocked she had a washer and dryer with tide pods etc which was great
don’t let the hideaway bed scare you off it is so comfortable and easy to use
extremely clean and nice place
it was comfortable clean and fun
it was very clean and exactly as the pictures show
clean and efficient layout for cooking and lounging
we had a lovely stay with judy the place was clean and very comfortable
she was available and kind
this host went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable
judy is a wonderful host
judy is a very hospitable host and also very thoughtful
judy is a perfect host: warm friendly and so thoughtful
the location was perfect
the location is close to idaho springs and close to other fun locations
the location was better than expected
it is in the ideal location for outdoor adventures
this place was great for walking to indian hot springs
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5. Spacious open-floor home with lovely wooden interiors (from USD 150)

If you are travelling as a bigger group and need a luxurious space to have a grand stay, this 1200-square-foot (111-square metre) home is ideal for you. Capable of comfortably hosting up to eight guests in two bedrooms, this home comes with a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare your own meals, laundry facilities, and a spacious open-floor plan. Along with this, you also have great amenities like two huge flat-screen televisions, hot tub facility, pack-n-play for children, and more.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
714 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was well stocked and had extras like coffee tea spices etc
the beds were very comfortable and even had heated mattress pads which was a nice touch
my husband & i enjoyed the very comfortable semi-circle sofa; 4 of the units with full recliners
the place was excellent easy to find lots of amenities cozy and clean
the upstairs has a great family room area and terrific shower
very clean with nice touches
this house was very clean and spacious
not a speck of dust anywhere hot tub was clean
very clean and cozy thank you guys
clean and great place to cook your own meals
hosts were also very responsive
great hosts and great space
great place the hosts were very friendly and extremely quick with responses
our host and our stay was absolutely amazing
hosts were extremely responsive before and during our stay
good location for exploring idaho springs and surroundings
perfectly located between winter park and denver
great location in a cool mountain town
loved the idaho springs location
we loved the proximity to hikes and the location nestled in the mountains
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6. Wood cabin that looks like it's straight out of a fairytale (from USD 158)

Oozing the classic outdoorsy Colorado charm, this rustic wood log cabin is a truly Insta-worthy place to stay in. Decorated with rustic elements juxtaposed against modern amenities, this place offers the best of both worlds when it comes to comfortable living. The cabin feels extremely secluded, making for an ideal vacation stay for couples who need privacy or solo travellers looking for some peace and quiet away from their busy lives.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
595 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy cabin with great amenities and a beautiful view
the bed has a good amount of pillows and the mattress is ok in comfort
a cozy deck next to the creek is just perfect and feels private
beautiful and cozy looking forward to coming back in warmer months
kitchen amenities are basic but the coziness and seclusion of the space more than makes up for it
super clean and cozy
everything was clean and trendy
super clean basic and simple cabin
it is very clean and beautiful inside
the cabin is beautiful clean and warm
the owner is very kind
host were wonderful and quick to respond
very helpful tips and quick responses from the host
the host also made sure we were comfortable in the snow
easy to find and good response time from a great host
very peaceful get away location
cute cozy spot a good get away from the city but still close enough
beautiful cabin nestled in the mountains but still so close to town
wonderful cabin close to a little creek in the forest
so beautifully decorated and close to down town would definitely recommend
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7. Rustic wooden studio cabin for the adventurer in you

If you want a real outdoorsy experience, without all the unnecessary frills of modern living, this studio cabin is perfect for you. Enjoy a true escape from urban living in this lovely cabin, without compromising on your comfort, as this place has high-speed internet, a well-equipped kitchenette with cookware and serve ware, and a television as well.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
291 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
this space is so sweet and cozy we had a wonderful time
great location to be near fun activities
great stay recommend it for someone looking for a quiet getaway
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8. Lovely home at a stone's throw from downtown area

Decorated with a light and airy blue theme, this cosy home emanates serenity the moment you step in. Enjoy staying in a private alcove in a Victorian-era house, with an optimal location close to the downtown area. The home is very bright with lots of windows and a relaxed vibe to it. You can prepare your own meals in the well-equipped kitchenette complete with a Keurig coffeemaker for all the caffeine lovers out there. Enjoy a barbecue cook-out on the patio and garden outside or simply settle down with a good book in the covered veranda if the weather isn’t favourable. This home is perfect for couples.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
116 reviews  
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thank you for a great tv and good internet such a nice back yard
the hot water lasted a good while for me while showering
vintage chic with an extremely comfortable bed
the place was very clean and the bed was very comfy
the room/bathroom were sparkling clean and welcoming
great stay in idaho springs the place was clean and cozy
accessible very clean and great location
very cute space very clean very comfortable space i definitely recommend
the hosts were friendly hospitable and provided some excellent local recommendations
anna is a great host and quick to respond to messages
overall great stay and great host
definitely worth it anna is a wonderful host 10/10 would recommend
beautifully decorated (almost like a 90s sitcom) with wonderful hosts hosts provides everything that you can think of needing
such a cute apartment and the location was perfect
such a wonderful location in idaho springs
cute & comfortable place in a great location
great location for our needs
great location can walk to the downtown in a few minutes
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9. Luxurious and aesthetic cottage ideal for a romantic getaway

This airy and bright apartment is perfect for couples and small families and can comfortably accommodate up to four guests. This is a Victorian-style home decorated in the most careful manner possible, lending a very serene and luxurious vibe to the space. From the rugs and upholstery to the furniture, everything in this space seems to be handpicked for your comfort and aesthetic sensibilities. Because of this, it has become one of the most popular rentals in Idaho Springs.

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Idaho Springs, Colorado, United States
63 reviews  
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds and linens were comfortable and it had everything we needed
king size bed was amazing space was perfect for 2 people
the apartment was clean and pleasant
such a sweet cozy clean place
very clean and neat with great hospitality touches
this place was awesome it was easy to get to plenty of street parking quiet clean and lovely
bryan was an awesome host
super comfy bed nice personal touches from hosts
bryan was a great host and very attentive
great location close to everything
great location for walking around town
great location and we loved walking into downtown during our stay
everything was perfect great location
perfect location of house to walk to local bars and restaurants
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10. Adorable cottage situated right next to a babbling brook

This little creekside cottage is sure to charm you instantly, with its scenic location and cosy interiors. Step out of the cold into the warm lighting, cosy furniture, and homely decor of this space, and huddle up with some blankets and a good book. The patio outside is perfect to enjoy a hot cup of your favourite beverage, while the large pane windows ensure plenty of natural sunlight throughout the home. This cottage has two bedrooms, making it ideal for a small family.

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56 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cozy cottage is on a creek with beautiful views all around
we had a lovely stay in ronda's great comfortable cottage
everything was very clean plenty of linens comfortable beds entertainment kitchenware coffee and toiletries
the house was clean and had everything we needed
it was very clean and had everything i needed to prepare meals
clean and has the perfect amount of charm without feeling too ‘lived in’
ronda was the perfect host
rhonda was an excellent host
great host we would stay here again for sure
rhonda is very helpful and informative
great location and great house
the place was great and close enough to downtown idaho springs
amazing location and price really close to the ski areas and in a great town a+
her place was everything we needed to enjoy our ski trip in the rockies
there are so many beautiful places nearby (within 30 minutes to an hour drive)
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Have a cosy time in Idaho Springs with your own vacation rental home

Idaho Springs promises a wonderful adventure whether you are an outdoorsy person who loves trekking, an urban dweller with an obsession with shopping, a foodie in search of unique dishes, or a history buff. Staying in a vacation rental allows you the freedom of travelling like a local while bringing you the convenience of home. So when you book your tickets to Idaho Springs, we are sure that you will love staying at one of these rentals!

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