10 Best Short Term Rentals In Denver, Colorado - Updated 2023

Kaycie Gayle
Kaycie Gayle 

Being 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) above sea level, Denver is known as Mile High City. It is one of the highest cities in the US and enjoys plenty of sunshine, allowing everyone to enjoy its marvelous sceneries. Thrill-seekers can visit Mount Evans or try riding a hot air balloon with Rocky Mountain Hot Air Balloon. Nature lovers can head to Denver Botanic Gardens to see more of the city’s flora. Historic sites like Molly Brown House Museum and Larimer Square are must-sees. Denver also has plenty of museums like Denver Museum of Nature and Science and American Museum of Western Art. This destination even boasts kid-friendly attractions such as Children’s Museum of Denver and Hammond’s Candies. Meanwhile, Adams Mystery Playhouse offers unique entertainment for the entire family. Sports enthusiasts can go rock climbing with Denver Climbing Company or catch a game at Coors Field. Planning a week-long holiday here? Scroll down to see our picks for the best short term rentals in Denver, Colorado.

1. One-bedroom apartment in the heart of Denver (from USD 68)

Specifically designed and built for the privacy and the enjoyment of guests, this basement apartment is situated in a central location. It is close to everything you need, making it excellent for short stays. This rental can accommodate four guests with one bedroom, two beds, one bath, and a fully equipped kitchen. It also has off-street parking and a private entrance. Entertainment is assured with its Smart Ultra HDTV complete with the most popular channels. Moreover, you can stream content from Netflix, HULU, and Amazon Prime. Wifi is reliable since the location is fiber optic-fed. The property’s shaded backyard, covered patio, and shared laundry room can be accessed during your stay.

Newly Renovated 1BR Apt. Central locale, Near DU.
Denver, Colorado, United States
346 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice amenities like plenty of soft towels comfortable bedding water in fridge coffee and chocolate
the apartment itself is nice and quiet with a nice patio to sit outside and smoke on
the tv is super nice it has everything hulu netflix etc
a fully functioning kitchen space for several people access to w/d quiet and safe neighborhood
excellent place nicely furnished and cozy
very clean and organized
very clean and well appointed
it was clean and comfortable
it was very clean and comfortable
great clean place to stay
bob is a wonderful host
bob is a great host
bob was a gracious and helpful host
bob was a wonderful and thoughtful host
bob is a great congenial host and was super quick to answer any questions we had
great location in denver
the location is great
great space super close to the university of denver
we walked to the safeway and natural grocers stores
the location is great close to i-25 restaurants shopping and starbucks
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Weekly discount: 11% off

2. Two-story private guest suite (from USD 100)

Perfect for short term rental is this bright and sunny two-story guest suite. It can accommodate four guests with one bedroom, one bed, and one bath. Its upstairs bedroom has an en suite with a shower and a tub. The kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances as well as granite countertops. It has a private entrance so you don’t have to worry about going in and out of the rental. On your stay, you can access the property’s two private balconies, backyard space, and laundry area. This rental is nestled on a hilltop in a very quiet area. It is close to the neighborhoods of Cherry Creek and Congress Park.

Denver Guest Suite
Denver, Colorado, United States
170 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my boyfriend worked out of the living room and had plenty of space and good wifi
evan and brad's space is amazing quiet so comfortable and in an awesome part of denver
the bedroom and bathroom upstairs were very comfortable as well
super clean and updated
it was very clean and comfortable
this place was sparkling clean
sparkling clean in a awesome quiet neighborhood
this place was wonderful so clean with nice personal touches
evan and brad are gracious hosts who did a lovely job making me feel welcome
owners are really friendly and accommodating
evan and brad are wonderful hosts
the reservation was made quickly and evan was very responsive
very responsive to questions
perfect safe location
wonderful location and exceeding our expectations
nice neighborhood & close to a lot of things
close to a lot of fun things around town
very nice accommodations in a great neighborhood and convenient location
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Weekly discount: 11% off

3. Two-bedroom apartment on the second floor (from USD 113)

A perfect home base for exploring Denver is this bright and airy apartment. It can accommodate four guests and has two bedrooms. The main bedroom has a comfortable queen-size bed while the second bedroom contains two single beds. Both rooms are outfitted with pillows and down comforters. The unit also comes with a kitchenette, a full bath, and a large living room. During your stay, you will have the entire second floor to yourself. It is good for short term rentals as it’s equipped with basic appliances you’ll need for a comfortable holiday. Complimentary coffee, tea, granola, and other goodies are also available. This place is situated in a walkable neighborhood and is close to restaurants and groceries.

Sunny eclectic 2 bdrm Denver apt near great food
Denver, Colorado, United States
191 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this upstairs cottage was so comfortable and cozy loved all the quaint antiques and decor
the beds and couches we're very comfortable and the amenities (shampoo soap etc
the granola and other coffee/breakfast items were delicious and a very kind gesture
lots of artsy personal touches and a very well stocked closet kitchen
the cottage at the top of the stairs is extremely charming comfortable and clean
very clean and professional
clean cozy outstanding value
everything was clean in order and plentiful
todd’s place is clean and homey
clean comfortable everything we needed :)
todd is a great host
host was quick to respond and very helpful with directions and recommendations
todd was a great host he was very quick to communicate
todd and becca were great hosts and were very helpful with directions to places around denver
very responsive to our questions
nice suburban residential area in walking distance to a few restaurants and grocery stores and uber distance into downtown
a great touch location is a prime spot very close to downtown
bed was dreamy comfortable location was ideal near airport and downtown but quiet
it’s not far from school and close to a super market and great restaurants
it was in a perfect location for our needs and close to amenities
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Weekly discount: 15% off

4. Centrally located carriage house (from USD 92)

Unwind in this tranquil carriage house that can accommodate four guests. There’s plenty of natural light coming from the windows and an open and airy feeling thanks to the vaulted ceiling. Sleeping arrangements include a comfy queen-size bed and queen-size sofa bed. It also has a fully functioning kitchen, spacious shower, shaded patio, and off-street parking. It is centrally located and just a few blocks away from the restaurants, coffee shops, and boutiques at Tennyson Street Cultural District and minutes away from downtown Denver. Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre in Morrison is 30 minutes away.

Tranquil Pristine Carriage House
146 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just enough space to be comfortable while including amenities necessary for a 2 week stay
it's a perfect amount of room for two people
the sofa bed which i slept on most of my stay was extremely comfortable
it was great to have coffee already there and laundry detergent for the washer
comfortable bed nice shower amply stocked kitchen--all in all a place of quality and comfort
very clean and very homey
thoughtful design fast communication clean and cozy
the space was very clean
the apartment was immaculately clean and tastefully appointed
the space was clean and perfect for two people
theresa is a great host
theresa is a wonderful host who always responded quickly to any questions i had
theresa is such a gracious host
theresa was a great host and was very accommodating
the airbnb is cozy and welcoming and theresa is a lovely host
super close to everything
absolutely great location
the location is in a great neighborhood close to many fun areas
the location is geographically convenient and the proximity to the lake was a treat
location was great for walking to a variety of shops and restaurants
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Weekly discount: 11% off

5. Fully furnished guest house with hot tub access

Make this guest house your home during your week-long holiday in Denver. It can accommodate three guests and is nestled on the second floor. The unit is detached and separate from the main house and can be accessed through the fenced backyard. The loft setup gives you maximum privacy, plus you’ll have a private entrance and a balcony with a view of the backyard. During your stay, you can access the patio and use the gas fire pit, hot tub, and hammock. This house comes with a queen bed, a sofa, and a full bathroom with a shower. The kitchenette includes a mini-fridge, microwave oven, toaster oven, and french press. Other amenities include a large flat-screen TV and entertainment system.

Tree House | Peaceful Retreat on Tejon | Hot Tub
Denver, Colorado, United States
111 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is super comfy and the small couch is nice too
has everything you need amenity wise plus wifi and netflix and some other nice touches
the bed was super comfy and the space was comfortable
if it had been cooler weather wise it would have been more comfortable
very clean and modern
super clean and quiet
very clean cozy and gorgeous
everything was very clean and it had nice touches in the bathroom
loved this place clean cozy
the hosts were so helpful and kind
host was a nice young man
vinny is a great host
host was fantastic as well
he is a great host and won't disappoint
cute neighborhood very close to lohi
i loved the location - so easy to walk to grocery store or many different restaurants
the location is also nice as you're close to downtown denver and nearby freeways
great place in a great location
within walking distance of good restaurants and libation stations
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6. Cozy studio in the historic Whittier neighborhood (from USD 109)

Nestled in the Whittier neighborhood is this studio that can accommodate three guests. It has a queen-size bed, sofa bed, and a living room. The exterior entrance allows guests to enjoy some privacy. Coffee and bottled water are complimentary. Amenities include Wifi, TV, and free street parking. You can also hang out on the furnished patio during your stay. This studio is five blocks from an RTD light rail line and offers easy access to Denver International Airport, the neighborhood of City Park, Denver Zoo, and Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

Golden Gardens
Denver, Colorado, United States
245 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the heated bathroom floors were a nice touch
very stylish and the heated bathroom floor was a nice touch
with that being said you can definitely hear normal walking/talking/toilet flushing/etc
adorable little place just enough room for 2 people to stay
the space is warm and welcoming and very comfortable
spotlessly clean really comfortable and christy was super helpful
the space was very clean stylish and comfortable
very clean welcoming space
christy's place was clean quiet gorgeous and incredibly cozy
christy's place was super clean stylish and in a great location
host was very responsive
great host and very accommodating
host was super helpful with my check-in would definitely stay again
excellent hosts the room was lovely and exceeded expectations we would not hesitate to book again
don’t hesitate to book if it’s available - lightning fast communication and very gracious hosts
great location 5 minute walk to bus line
great place and location
perfectly located pretty close to downtown but far enough away that it's quiet
perfect location in an awesome neighborhood
such a cute and great space the location is in an amazing residential area
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Weekly discount: 7% off

7. Charming one-bedroom suite near downtown (from USD 90)

Quietly tucked away in a Victorian home in one of Denver’s coolest neighborhoods is this private guest suite. It has one bedroom, a kitchen, one bathroom, and a laundry area. Its living room has a sofa that folds down into a full-size bed. Extra sets of linens, pillows, and blankets are provided. On your stay, you’ll enjoy access to the private patio. This can accommodate three guests and is perfect for short term stays. It is a few blocks away from restaurants and bars and a short bike ride to downtown, Broncos Stadium, Coors Field and Pepsi Center.

Private Apartment in the Heart of Potter Highlands
Denver, Colorado, United States
120 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this adorable little place was sparkling clean with great amenities such as wifi laundry and dishwasher
we loved abbys place we were very comfortable with the space and the chic decor was a added bonus
beautiful and clean space in an excellent location
the basement apartment was clean and inviting and had everything i needed for my two week stay
abby’s place was lovely very clean great location would definitely stay here again
abby was very friendly and attentive
abby was a spectacular host she is the sweetest most gracious host/person i ever had the pleasure of meeting
loveliest stay and kindest host would recommend 100% thank you for everything abby
great location and the house is beautiful
abby's place is super cozy and cute
it was an easy 20 min walk to my workplace in the lodo area of town
the location was great with being able to walk to coffee houses and restraunts
abby's place is a fantastic apartment with access to lohi downtown denver and many other locations
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Weekly discount: 20% off

8. Fab and functional guest suite near downtown (from USD 69)

This fabulous rental can comfortably accommodate four adults. It is ideal for week-long escapades with family or friends. The unit is set up like an apartment and has a private bedroom, a full kitchen, a living room, and a dining room. The space is nice and bright, with plenty of windows for natural light. During your stay, you can access the patio and laundry room. You will also have a designated parking space. This rental is just 10 minutes away from local shops and restaurants.

The Hideaway, 10 minutes to Downtown
Denver, Colorado, United States
416 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice space great amenities and very cozy
the amenities add great value to an already cozy space
the couch was very comfortable and if you have a big group someone could comfortably sleep there
one of my favorite airbnbs plenty of space super comfortable lots of little extras that were super convenient
the bed was extremely comfortable and i appreciated the access to extra blankets as i did get cold
everything smelled so fresh and clean
clean and cozy place to stay
space was extra clean and cozy
very comfortable & clean lovely place
the place was also very clean and quiet
the hosts were easy to communicate with
hospitable hosts who answered all our questions and provided local recommendations for food and entertainment
chantal was a great super host who responded back fast to get you an answer you wanted
great hosts recommend this to anyone in denver
she was very accommodating and the space is neat and stylish
great location close to downtown
this is a very cute gem in a great location
nice and quiet location that is fairly close to downtown denver
beautiful stay with amazing location
location was great 10-15 min from downtown and 30 min from the airport
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Weekly discount: 10% off

9. Music-themed bungalow (from USD 91)

Offering you a music-inspired abode is this bungalow with one bedroom and one bath. Sleeping arrangements include a queen-size bed and a full-size inflatable bed. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a front porch with a table and swing for relaxing outdoors. Games, books, and movies are also available in the living room. Providing a romantic escape for couples, this rental is the perfect place to set up a candlelit dinner, as guests can also request for a pianist to come and play. The homey rental is centrally located and nestled in a great neighborhood.

The Denver Music House!
Denver, Colorado, United States
109 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything was super comfy - the bed the couch the chairs
must stay if you're a big music fan
it was also nice having a full kitchen with plenty of supplies and coffee provided
we loved the open design and fully stocked chef kitchen
the place was clean and comfortable with all the amenities you might need
it was clean and comfortable
great place authentic clean and welcoming
the space is a super comfy clean and in a nice quiet residential area
and the host and his son are really cool people
michael was a great host and very responsive
very stylish place if your into music there are some very cool achievements the host has accomplished
michael was an amazing host
the denver music house was awesome by far the best host he left us nice snacks and beverages
great location and very comfortable
great location in a quiet neighborhood
this is a cute little place
michael’s place is a perfect location for getting around denver
michael’s place is located in a great neighborhood and accommodated our visit perfectly
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Weekly discount: 5% off

10. One-bedroom guest house close to park and bike trail

This gorgeous cottage is nestled next to the main house on the property and can accommodate two guests with one bed and one bath. During your stay, you can access the semi-private seating area located just outside the unit’s front door, as well as the covered porch. This little cottage is easily accessible by public transportation. Just a few blocks away is Barnum Park and a bike trail, and it’s also minutes away from downtown and Coors Field. You’ll be hosted by a splendid woman who has a Superhost status on Airbnb.

The Little Art House
Denver, Colorado, United States
184 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's clean comfortable and has all the amenities you need when traveling
beautiful rooms and artwork
the place is nice enough to double as an apartment and provides some privacy
the bed is unbelievably comfortable as well
elizabeth's place is absolutely adorable the thoughtful decor has me wanting to redecorate my entire apartment
clean cute and quiet
very clean and well kept
clean convenient and great communication
great space very clean and comfortable
10/10 recommended clean and stylish environment
elizabeth was a great host
elizabeth was a great host
super amazing host and really nice space
elizabeth was a great host this little space was perfect for two people and was so stylish
felt very private but we felt it would have been easy to contact owner if we needed anything
the location was great
super close to everything in downtown denver
close to downtown with cheap uber’s and cute interior design
beautiful little place in a great location
the location was great as everything was just a short lyft ride away
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Kaycie is a content writer that specializes in the travel industry. She writes regular blogs and articles for various websites. She is into local tourism and slow travel.

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