10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Idaho Springs, Colorado - Updated 2022

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Idaho Springs is a town located in the mountains of Colorado that’s been there for over 160 years. The town was founded as part of the gold rush but the name “Idaho Springs” is said to come from local Native American legend when the chief and his tribe would journey to the nearby hot springs and bathe in its supposed healing waters. The town is beautifully surrounded by mountains and the old historic downtown is a great place to check out and see the humble origins of the town. If you’re planning on visiting the area, these great Vrbo vacation rentals in Idaho Springs, are some of the best.

1. Creekfront log cabin with a pool access (from USD 185)

Feel like a mountain man but still live in the modern world at this gorgeous accommodation. Located in a canyon, there are no other people around for over 2 miles (3.2 km). You’ll be nestled in the Mt. Evans area where you can fish for trout, hike the nearby trails or just lounge in the secluded area surrounding the home. The accommodation sleeps up to 10 people and is fully equipped with bedding items and things for the kitchen. Cosy up by the wood-burning stove or head to one of the nearby ski mountains. WiFi and TV access are included.

Arapaho Cliffs Log Cabin en Chicago Creek
299 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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the quiet the privacy
Yes it is close to road as other reviewers state
You have little traffic at night as it is a one way road to Mount Evans
For people who want to spend time enjoying the scenery and the quiet mountain atmosphere instead of the Denver scene
We were here during the fall colors and the drive up
The creek was very inviting and relaxing
The owner is very nice and completely helpful
our grandchildren had a fantastic experience with the "nature hikes"
The creekside fire back deck with grill and hiking trail right out the back are awesome Thanks again for a great stay
Our experience has led us to make this an annual family get-together hopefully with some grandchildren
Mt Evans road was spectacular and provided us with many great photos
The cabin was close to nearby attractions and a great place to unwind after a day of sightseeing
but that's pretty common in Colorado
We also enjoyed exploring downtown Idaho Springs
and we loved every aspect of the stay
This is the best located best kept best floor plan and amenities for a really good price
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2. Riverfront cottage with a hot tub (from USD 319)

This mountain property is a gorgeous place to spend some time with friends in the woods and mountains. The home is surrounded by forests and natural landscapes and there is also a hot tub located right next to the river which runs right by the cabin. On top of that, there is also a sauna so after a long hike you to relax your bones. Enjoy the gas grill or the fully equipped kitchen then fire up the fireplace and get cosy on those colder evenings. A TV, WiFi and linens are all provided.

Una cabaña de lujo frente al río en la montaña: el mejor lugar para relajarse, esquiar y hacer rafting en Colorado
208 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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the cabin is cozy and adorable
the place was spotless beds very comfy and the hot tub a bonus
and we watched each other through the windows
The beds were really comfortable
but the cabin itself was very quiet and private
Parking was very limited can't imagine where you park
We could not have been more satisfied with the cabin
They thought of everything for a wonderful family stay
Wonderful communication and a book about the home with all the info you need Hot tub on the creek fire pit playground for the kids
Bruce and Annie were great to work with for us to rent their cabin
The location is great easy trip to Denver as well as ski areas
In addition to the location
The location is perfect in the mountains but still close to Denver
This was a great place that is close to Denver and easy to get to Really enjoyed it
Very nice location with Black Hawk and Central City close by
The gurgling brook next to the house puts you to sleep at night Drive up to Mount Evans for the best views in Colorado
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3. Large mountain home for skiers (from USD 344)

This large home can accommodate up to 14 people and despite its name, it is a great place all year round. The home is within driving distance to five ski resorts and is only 30 minutes to downtown Idaho Springs. The large home also comes with some great amenities as well like a ping pong table and a wood-burning stove to keep warm. TV, internet and laundry facilities are also included and during the summer the area is great for fishing and outdoor activities.

Grande Mountain Home para los esquiadores, Familia y Amigos
95 reviews
House 10 Guests 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
The home has plenty of room for a large group
All amenities are available for use
Hiking and fishing right out the door
The kitchen was stocked with everything we needed and even things we didn't know we needed like the fryer that I used to cook a couple of pounds of bacon in every morning to prepare meals and
Also there was a lot of uneven concrete at the top of the stairs
A nice clean house with ample space and close to town
It was nice and clean Furnished
The owners were so helpful from the very beginning as we asked questions
Idaho Springs is a cute town with alot of history
Liz was so communicative the entire time leading up to our arrival She even allowed us to check-in early and check-out late after our flights were scheduled
We were able to eat together gather together or spread out when needed
The owners were great Great communication
We were really excited about the amount of space and number of beds to acommodate our family of 14
The town of Idaho Falls has several good restaurants and distilleries Silverthorne and Breckenridge were an easy drive Several of us visited the Argo Mine and Mill and another group went to the n...
Such a beautiful place and area
Idaho Springs downtown is really cute with great shops and restaurants
- none of these were more than a 30 minute drive to the destination
we had a great time here eight guys were able to sleep far enough from each other lots of tables that are great for gaming the deck is fantastic
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4. Peaceful retreat with creek views (from USD 375)

Sleeping up to six adults, this mountain home provides both great privacy in the mountains while still being close to town. There are three bathrooms on site and if you’re travelling with kids, there is an additional space for up to four kids to sleep. The home has a large dining and entertainment area as well as two wood-burning fireplaces to keep cosy during the winter.

Serene Mountain Home
Idaho Springs, CO, US
58 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The home was comfortable and a wonderful place to come home to each night
The kitchen was well equipped for our eating most dinners in and the dining room with a large table
The kitchen is large and well stocked for cooking
the large skylight in the living area makes for a gorgeous light filled room
It was warm and cozy
The property was clean spacious convenient to the city
Phyllis was very easy to deal with in the little bit we had to communicate as there were no issues with the unit Rooms
I called her upon our arrival with a couple of questions
To have the creek run right through the property was amazing
almost all our meals so really appreciated the well stocked kitchen
The owner Jennifer was a pleasure to work with
We loved the how easy check in was
A great mountain house in a beautiful location
The house has everything you need Idaho Springs town within minutes with shops restaurants
was a little but of a problem but all manageable
The location was central to our white water excursion
We had a great time in Idaho Springs House is conveniently located near town & grocery store yet still has very private feel Beautiful scenery & great house with enough room
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5. Luxurious log house with a hot tub (from USD 529)

Just because you’re in a log cabin it doesn’t mean you have to live like you’re in one. This luxurious log cabin is tucked away in the mountains and has a beautiful wooden bridge to access the property. The river that runs through the area is perfect for doing some fishing off of but if that’s not for you, then head to the hot tub and have a soak while you listen to bubbling of the water and the sounds of nature. Spend your evening by the fire pit outside or the fireplace and get cosy in the mountains.

Increíble cabaña personalizada! Reserve 3 noches, 4ta noche con descuento!
34 reviews  Wifi Available
lodge 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
The kitchen had everything we needed to prepare all of our meals
The kitchen is a wonderful place to gather
cooking (WONDERFULLY stocked kitchen with all basics and spices )
It is 2 minutes from rafting and the town
It was very comfortable and spacious
The owners take care of the property and it was very clean
The house was very beautiful and so clean
Kitchen was great to work in and the bathrooms were well stocked with towels
The kids loved the bunk room and were excited to pick out which bed they slept in
The owners Barbara and Dan Mertz could not have been more available and accommodating including letting us in about four hours early when our flight arrival changed to early morning
They were quick to respond to texts and always pleasant and helpful
Plus the owners were very helpful and quick to respond to any questions
The owners were so quick to respond to any questions
Owners are extremely helpful and quick to respond to any questions we had Highly recommend
Alll located 45 minutes from downtown
The local restaurants were very good
A stone's throw from the center of town and other sight seeing such as Red Rocks Dinosaur Ridge etc
It is a wonderful house for the summer or winter
It is so easy to get to
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6. A two-bedroom Victorian home

This old-west inspired home will be your home away from home in Idaho Springs. The accommodation sleeps up to four people and is packed with everything you’ll need for a great stay. The kitchen comes fully equipped and the private deck space is perfect for enjoying your morning coffee and taking the sun or sipping on an evening cocktail. The home was built in 1905 and has been renovated and decorated over the years offering modern amenities like WiFi, TV and laundry facilities.

Stay in Historic Downtown Idaho Springs!! Private Parking-2 King Beds-"Bonanza"
49 reviews
townhome 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Might be good for two couples
The bedrooms are separated by the bath and living area
The victorian bungalow is quiet comfortable and the hosts rate a 5 star rating as well as their place
It had this welcoming feel as soon as you walked in the door
We had 4 people in this house and it was plenty room for everyone
Great spacious clean and comfortable house
clean and everything we needed
Everything in this house was very clean and comfortable Very easy check in and always there to answer any questions and walking distance to everything we wanted to do downtown
The location was great and we walked to all the shops and restaurants the house had everything and was clean and very comfortable and inviting
and we had everything we needed
great people and a wonderful experience
I loved the fact that they gave us their contact number for any problems When I couldn't find a unique replacement lightbulb
we took the advice and were not disappointed
we were checked on to make sure
no problems huge beds (which is really great when sleeping with a squirmy kid)
A great central location for walking to shops and restaurants driving to other Colorado sites
I loved this little cottage property Walking distance to everything Perfect location for all of our adventures
In addition downtown was around the corner and one block down
So clean and comfy Very inviting Great location just a few steps to downtown shops bars and restaurants
being feet from great restaurants shops
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7. A stunning mountain hideaway

a stunning mountain hideaway
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Located on the side of the mountain overlooking the Rockies, this mountain home is absolutely beautiful. The home features a wraparound deck with breathtaking panoramic views of the countryside. The open-concept home has a fully equipped kitchen as well as a living room with a fireplace. There’s plenty of storage space here for people who are bringing ski equipment with them and the home is eco-friendly, relying on solar power to power the home. TV, WiFi and laundry facilities are included.

Stunning Modern Mountain Home-amazing Views. Skiing, Biking, Hiking, Climbing!
Idaho Springs, CO, US
6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Gorgeous home close to the town

Maybe you don’t want to spend all your time in the mountains and would prefer a home closer to Idaho Springs instead. Well, this large home is perfect for you. Sleeping up to five people the home comes with everything you’ll need for your Idaho Springs stay. Enjoy some amazing mountain views from the property and bring your furry little friends to run around the backyard. There is also a patio for outdoor dining and a grill for outdoor cooking. Parking, TV and WiFi are all included.

Mountain town living!
2247 Miner St
3 reviews
House 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Historic stay in downtown Idaho Springs

This home is located in the historic downtown area of Idaho Springs. There is space to accommodate up to five people and it is a good place for those who want to be near the centre of town and not too far off. The home is an open area with a delightful breakfast nook that gets lots of sunlight in the mornings and the living room area which is just off from the kitchen has a smart TV. Shops restaurants and ski resorts are nearby and the home is equipped with WiFi, parking and laundry facilities.

Historic Home Located A Minutes Walk From Hot Springs and Downtown Idaho Springs
5 reviews
House 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
1 bathroom might get tight for addtl guests
So cute and had everything we needed and more
They had games and movies and enough sleep area to fit more than 5
Great location close to downtown area Great to have washer/dryer
Clean quaint house in a great location Walked to dinner and stores Very fun
Walking distance to many great local shops and restaurants in the area
A little get away for my mom and me
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10. Waterfront property in the mountains

Located on over 3 acres (1.2 hectares) of property, this home is a gorgeous spot in the mountains where you can feel relaxed and peaceful. Listen to the sounds of nature that surround the home or hop in the on-site hot tub located next to a river running by the home. Hang out in the large leather couches and enjoy some TV or cook something up in the fully equipped kitchen and dine in the large dining area with seating for up to 10 people. Enjoy your morning coffee in the atrium area where you can watch the sunrise and the water running downstream.

Beautiful River Front Colorado Property in the Mountains - Skiing and Denver
98 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The beds were so comfortable
Stunning views with floor to ceiling windows
The house itself and the floorplan was outstanding
and it did not disappoint
the kitchen is well equipped and every need is anticipated A return trip is anticipated for all the family adults and kids
The house was exceptional and had everything we needed
The hot tub and sauna were fantastic touches and
The owners were helpful responsive attentive and accommodating
Hot tub and sauna were both amazing and so relaxing
Bruce and Annie were very accommodating in all areas
The even let us check in a couple of hours early Everything that we needed was provided
The house had everything we needed for a 16 month old Brice the owner was ao accommodating He was giving us road updates on the way in which was so helpful during a big storm I would recommend t...
The kids LOVED the house and surrounding property Close to Idaho Springs but far enough away to feel secluded Highly recommend
Great location close enough to town to make a run but far enough away to feel away from it all
However you are only 5 minutes from great food and 20 minutes from great skiing
Bruce and Annie were in communication at all times and it is one of the best equipped vacation rentals I have stayed in
the beautiful St Mary's Glacier and just 20 minutes from gaming in Blackhawk
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Historic Colorado

Idaho Springs is a perfect place to spend some vacation time. The area is not only historic with a lot of things to see but the surrounding area is beautiful and full of nature just waiting to be explored. Listed above are some of the best accommodations offering a comfortable stay during your holidays.

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