Welcome to Estes Park, Colorado! This small town is known for its beautiful mountains, hiking trails, and gorgeous rivers - making it a very popular tourist destination in the summer. But what visitors don’t know (and expect) is that Estes Park is also filled with the best restaurants, spas, shops, and entertainment sites, that will keep you busy throughout your vacation. The town is small with more or less 7,000 residents and is perfect for anyone looking to get away from the crowds. If you like that, take a trip up north to Estes Park, Colorado and get yourself a place with a riverfront view. Keep reading to see our list of the best riverfront VRBO accommodations in Estes Park, Colorado.
Get the best of both worlds and stay in this river cabin that is located near downtown. It was newly remodeled in 2016 - so expect sparkling new amenities at this beautiful cabin. Just steps away from the Big Thompson River, the cabin is strategically located between downtown Estes Park and the Rocky Mountain National Park. Because of this, guests can now easily choose between shopping, eating, hiking, and sight-seeing, all from one unit. This two-bedroom cabin is fully equipped with a kitchen, and entertainment options - such as the outdoor barbecue grill and a television with cable, and free Wi-Fi.
River Cabin - Close to Downtown, YMCA, and R.M.N.P.
Top guest reviewsThe cabin we rented was incredibleand we picnicked at the tables provided by the waterIt was great to see the elk come up to the yard in the eveningThe short walk to the river was beautiful and the chairs at the river made for comfortable relaxation and watching the elk on the other sideThe master bed was not that comfortable but other than that it was a great place and locationEverything as described very cleanThe cabin was clean and charmingThe cabin was very clean and updated with everything we needed for our stayClean comfortable and quiet and convenient location
Host:well kept and in a good area Would recommend to anyoneAlex was easy to work with and provided us with all needed information ThanksFrom the start the property owner Alex was outstanding and very helpfulWell maintained Surprise wildlife visits near propertyIt had all the small appliances we needed andRead more reviewsThis cabin is beautifully remodeled and is a short distance from downtown or from the park entranceCk in Ck out is a smooth processThe grounds & location could not be betterIt is a perfect cabin to convene in the natural beauty of Estes ParkEXCELLENT CABIN AND VERY WELL STOCKED
Stay in this two-bedroom and two-bath riverfront loft that is equally spacious and can accommodate up to six guests. Ideal for family vacations, reunions, parties, etc., this luxurious loft is complete with modern furniture, appliances, and furnishings. It has a fully stocked gourmet kitchen with coffee and tea while guests can also use stainless steel appliances when preparing their own meals. All bedrooms have a queen-sized bed and their own private bathroom. Guests will also never have to worry about getting around since everything is within walking distance from the loft. There’s restaurants, coffee shops, family activities, and trails, all nearby.
Spacious Luxury Downtown Riverfront Loft Condo. License #6027
Top guest reviewsThe wi-fi was weakThe only downside was noisythe only downside was the loud garbage trucks that came 2 out of the 3 mornings we were thereA perfect location for shopping and dining plenty of lounging room with an exquisite balcony that overlooks the roaring Big Thompson River - delightful TAVThere were delivery trucks that were delivering to the establishmentsThis condo is very spacious and clean
Host:The Big Thompson River was right next to us and the river walkKaren is so helpful and accessible with questionsThis was a beautiful and well maintained property overlooking the riverLoved early morning walks along river with a cup of Kind coffeethis was a great experience all aroundRead more reviewsIt is in a perfect location for walking around town and visiting the shops and restaurantsthe balcony overlooking the river was a big treat Easy walking distance to shops and restaurantsGreat location Have never been to ColoradoLoved the location as we could walk the length of the main street with no problemsThe condo was convenient to shops and restaurants Excellent for families and friends
This one-bedroom and two-bath loft, in the downtown area, is perfect for those traveling in two’s. It has a large balcony with a river and mountain view. Located in the heart of Estes Park the loft is on the second floor of a building. It has a fully equipped kitchen, a dishwasher and an oven in case guests would like to cook up their own meals. And as for entertainment, they have high-speed Wi-Fi and a television set with cable. Since it is located downtown, expect a lot of people and car traffic.
Downtown Loft with Balcony, across from river confluence, walk to restaurants
Top guest reviewsParking is difficult and off a busy roadThe king-size bed in the loft upstairs was very comfortablethank you One of the best features was the balcony off the bedroomIt has a bathroom downstairs (for when we were vegging in front of the TV)There was another full bathroom and the jacuzzi tub in the corner of the bedroomThe condo was very cleanThere were plenty of towels in both bathrooms and plenty of hangers in the closet which never happensThe sofa and recliner (rocking ) were a beautiful soft leather and there was a full bathroom downstairsking size bed and while soft was very comfortable
Host:We had great communication with ownerGreat loft well suppliedThey offer very informative visits where everyone gets to look through their large telescope at the planets stars and other solar systemsOur only frustration was the traffic and parkingFirst a huge wide shared porch with chairs and a community grillRead more reviewsThe location was very convenientBest feature is the location Walked to restaurants and shopsWe walked around several evenings and even enjoyed a craft sale in the park a couple of blocks awayEasy access to Rocky Mountain National ParkThe whole town was within walking distance and there was even a Subway across the street to get sandwiches for hiking
Stay in this charming riverfront cottage that is just walking distance to Estes Park. Here, you can enjoy some quiet time away from the crowds and be one with the peaceful ambiance and sounds of the Big Thompson River. Whether you’re in for some relaxing in the hot tub, enjoying dinner in the dining room, or just staying in your bedroom, this charming cottage is the perfect place for you to do all and more. In case it gets cold, they have a gas fire pit in the side yard, that guests are free to use. While you are here, be sure to try the many activities Estes Park has to offer such as horseback riding, golf, go-carting, etc. This accommodation is good for up to six people.
Our River Cabin will be closed until 3/31 as we completely disinfect the cabin.
Top guest reviewsAlso be advised that there is only one bathroom that opens to only 2 bedroomsThe hot tub out on the deck was perfect with plenty of privacy and the kitchen was also well stocked with all the utensils/kitchenware needed to cook our own meals for the entire stay Thanks Gene ...- the bathtub floor was slipperyThe kitchen is even stocked with everything needed to make a full Thanksgiving mealThe space was cozy and very functional with everything we neededthe outside deck and patio were spacious
Host:hot tub is a nice added feature andThe deck with hot tub on the river was greatThat was the gathering place every morning and night Morning coffee watching the river flowit was out and waiting for us upon arrival)The hot tub was delightful Close to town clean and neat everything the advertisement said The owner was also a delight to work with Would love to come back againRead more reviewsAlso we were very glad to be within easy walking distance of shops/restaurantsA couple minutes drive into RMNPBeautiful Close enough to town to walk but secluded enough for privacyBut the deck views beyond the river are concrete walks of building across the riverLoved the location great to walk into town without having to deal with parking House was just as expected
Stay next to the river and enjoy this spa cabin with mountain views. It is a four-bedroom, three-bath cabin that can sleep up to 10 people - perfect for those big groups looking for a place all to themselves. With the Big Thompson River nearby, guys can go fishing while the girls can enjoy the Jacuzzi tub that comes with the rental. Or better, everyone can take a trip downtown and try some restaurants, amusement parks, and/or shops nearby. The spa cabin has a fully equipped kitchen and even has some wine glasses in case you want to have a drink or two. The living room also has a fireplace and a big-screen television for your movie night.
On River, Hot Tub, Wonderful "JVRSpa Cabin" Mountain Views, 4 Bedrm/3 Bath
Top guest reviewsEach room has its own TV and the beds we're comfortableWell stocked kitchen and the internet worked greatMost of the heat is provided by individual electric heaters in each roomour favorite The river next to the cabin is very soothing and relaxingThere was plenty of room to spread out in and plenty of room in the common areaThe cabin itself was very nice and very clean
Host:showers stocked pantry hot tub and gamesThe owner was very responsive to all our needsYou also have a view of the back of some retail locations as well as a mini-storageClean organized and well prepared for usThe owner is very fair and easy to work with I would definitely stay there againRead more reviewsWe also loved the neighborhood pet elkThis place has everything you could want Great location close to downtown if far enough to enjoy some quality time on the patioThe location on the west side of Estes Park made getting to RMNP extra convenientBeautiful setting Lovely and comfortableand of course you have the benefit of the river running right by the house
In the case you’re traveling with a very big group - maybe 12 people - there’s a house by the river just for you. It was recently remodeled and is complete with an open living room furnished a fireplace and windows overlooking the mountains, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining room table and stainless steel appliances. There is also a deck with a patio, wherein you can relax and admire the beautiful Rocky Mountain sky. You can also play air hockey or ping pong or swim in the in-house pool.
JVRAwesome River Home, Mtn Views, Hot Tub, 5 Bedrm/4Bath
Top guest reviewsIt was very nice to have five double beds for five couples each in their own roomPlenty of king size bedsThe home is fully stocked with everything you needThe 5 bedrooms provided enough privacy and the large dining room table and living room area was perfect for the whole group to gatherUsually one couple has to sleep in single bedsBeds were clean and comfortable for all
Host:deck overlooking Big Thompson River hot tubWe have rented this property twice and have had a great experience both timesa very functional kitchen wonderful deck and hot tub and the beautiful views of the Big Thompson RiverMy family including me and my wife my 3 adult daughters their husbands and 4 granddaughters had a fabulous time in the Estes Park River home even in the winter where the river was frozen overThis home was amazing Super clean-Read more reviewsbut away from the congestion in Estes Parkwine glasses pancake griddleThe location is perfect for access to Rocky Mountain National ParkThe location is easily accessible to Rocky MtThe location (10 minutes drive from eastern entrance to Rocky Mountain NP) was very convenient for exploring the park and the town of Estes Park
For a group of eight, this three-bedroom and two-and-a-half bath, river lodge is the perfect place for you. It is complete with a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a living room with a fireplace. There is also a deck wherein you can enjoy the mountain views and peaceful sounds of the Big Thompson River. We highly recommend you enjoy the view with a cup of coffee or a glass of wine. In the case of long trips, there is a laundry room on the main floor and parking for those bringing their cars.
Former Model Home on the Big Thompson River, has AC, 1mi to Town & 2mi to RMNP
Top guest reviewsthe view from the living room overlooking the river was fantasticand it was cooler downstairsI stayed in the downstairs queen bedroomThe main bed was very comfortableThere is a fully stocked kitchen with everything that we needed we only had to provide the foodso we didn't use the downstairsIt felt like "home" and Mark and Sue became "friends " Wish I could give 10 stars
Host:She gave us so much great information about restaurants and things to do in the areaThey responded to every request and often initiated contact to keep us informed of weather traffic and local eventsThey were so kind and attentive to our needsWe encountered elk deerrainy & snowy weather Sue checked in on us and was always just a quick text away with any questions or issuesRead more reviewsThe location is very convenient because it's situated in between the park and "downtown"This property is perfectly located nestled next to the Big Thompson just off of downtown minutes from the RMNP entranceThe house is basically brand newThank you for sharing this beautiful home in the BEST location in Estes ParkIn the first place Sue and Mark were incredible attentive hosts
Take in everything nature has to offer and stay by the Big Thompson River in this mountain vacation house for eight. It is spacious and has four bedrooms and two baths. Located in the prime location of Estes Park, guests will surely enjoy their time away from the crowds in this vacation rental. The Rocky Mountain National Park, local stores and restaurants are also nearby. There are also so many trails, rivers, and wonderful sights to see from the property.
Beautiful river home with large yard, sitting area and fire pit!
Top guest reviewsthe beds were comfortable and it was very roomyAll the amenities were updatedyet be together around the table for mealsWe used the gas grill twice and the kitchen is equipped with everything one might needand the elk came to visit as promisedThis wonderful property is exactly as picturedThe house is immaculate and beautifully decorated and appointed to meet any needs
Host:Beautiful home with many amenitiesThe wildlife and the river made our family trip memorable Thanks for beautiful homeslept all six of us very comfortablyI also appreciated all of the communications with Jim and Gail especially right before our arrival when they were traveling - a nice personal touchThis home was very accommodatingRead more reviewsI walked into Estes park onceThe location of this property relative to downtown and the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park is idealThe location is also great for access to RMNPOne mile from everything in Estes parkWe really enjoyed the location as it was close to RMNP but still serene and quiet
Those traveling in big groups will love this riverfront cabin with an outdoor hot tub. It is spacious and has three bedrooms that can fit up to eight people. It is complete with a fully equipped kitchen, gadgets, and utensils that are free to use. Guests can cook their own meals and enjoy it at the kitchen bar. There is also an open living space and outdoor gazebo that both have comfortable seats wherein guests can just relax and enjoy the sun. The best part is that the cabin is located on the banks of the Big Thompson River and you can just walk to the riverfront within 20 minutes’ from your rental.
RIVERSIDE CABIN, HOT TUB, WALK DOWNTOWN
Top guest reviewsthe stream was wonderfulthe only downside was the street noise from the busy road on the other side of the stream interupted the tranquillitythe fireplace was lovely on the rainy afternoons and access to netflix was superwe enjoyed fishing out the back and sitting by the fire ring at night while listening to the riverhomey, comfortable, great locationthe place was clean, had many everyday comforts, and is close to everything
Host:main issue is the code they gave us did not work and no one was available to get us in the cabinwe had a great experience with the housewe had some minor issues with the hot tub that got resolved after informing themhouse was clean and the owner was a dream to work withappreciated the hiking guide & dining recommendationsRead more reviewsgreat location, quiet, close to everythinggreat locationit's nested back by some residences and some auto body shops and more industrial aspects to itconvenient to everything in townthe location is good if you want to be close to town and walk to say fun city or downtown
For a minimum of two to three nights, this spacious condominium can sleep up to eight people in three bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths. Located right next to the Big Thompson River, this is the perfect vacation rental for those who love an outdoor holiday trip. Each room has a queen-sized bed and a private bath. It is fully equipped with a lovely living area and a kitchen. Be sure to enjoy your home-cooked meal or drink outside on the deck with the view of the river. You can also walk down to the river in just a few minutes.
Spacious Estes Park Condo on Big Thompson River!668 Park River Place
Be one with nature this summer in Estes Park, Colorado
There’s nothing like a summer holiday without enjoying the natural wonders of this small mountain town of Colorado. With hiking trails, mountain views, and sights and sounds of the river nearby, travelers who go to Estes Park, Colorado, are surely in for a relaxing and peaceful good time. There’s also plenty to do with shops, restaurants, and entertainment sites. Get away from the crowds and take it to the next level by booking in one of the best riverfront VRBO accommodations in Estes Park, Colorado!
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