Where To Stay In Estes Park, Colorado - Updated 2022

where to stay in estes park

Estes Park is a town located at the base of Rocky Mountain National Park in northern Colorado. The town is a hot attraction for thousands of travelers who come from far and wide for a tour of the famous Rocky Mountains. It is also the home to thousands of bears and elks, in addition to having miles of trails that would make every hiker’s heart jump with joy. If your kind of holiday is one where you desire to spend time in nature and with nature, as you nourish your mind, body, and soul, then all you need is to plan for a few days in this place, and here are our best recommendations for where to stay in Estes Park, Colorado.


1. Streamside on Fall River (from USD 108)

Nothing beats the feeling of spending your holiday deep in the wild, but with all the amenities of comfort and convenience like those that you would normally find in city hotels. It is this kind of experience that awaits you at Streamside on Fall River. In this facility, all the guest rooms have beautiful mountain views. Also, the guest rooms have a TV with cable channels, and a DVD player, while some of the rooms have small kitchenettes and a dining area. From the hotel, Denver is 109km (67.7miles), while Boulder and the Rocky Mountains National Park are 47km (29.2miles) and 35km (21.7miles) away. Fishing and hiking are some of the numerous outdoor activities that guests to this facility can enjoy during their stay.

Streamside on Fall River

Wifi Available

Address: 1260 Fall River Road
Accommodates: 5

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services Massage

2. Boulder Brook on Fall River (from USD 144)

This is an adult-only hotel with great mountain views from all the rooms. All the rooms are fitted with a patio that has a river view, and all the units feature a kitchenette with an oven and a microwave. Guests will also have access to a hot tub while at the hotel. Denver is about 110km (68.4miles) from the hotel, while Boulder is only 63km (39.1 miles) away.

Boulder Brook on Fall River

Wifi Available

Address: 1900 Fall River Road
Accommodates: 5

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Free parking Internet services Massage

3. The Ridgeline Hotel Estes Park (from USD 150)

The Ridge Line Hotel Estes Park is located next to Lake Estes, also surrounded by Rocky Mountain National Park. The hotel has an on-site restaurant, a fitness center, Wi-Fi connection, and a hot tub as some of the shared amenities. Each room comes equipped with a flat-screen TV, a coffee maker, and a private balcony. On guest’s entertainment, there is a full-service conference center with banquet facilities, in addition to a game room where guests can enjoy games such as foosball, video games, and billiards. The Rocky Mountain National Park is just 10 minutes away by car.

The Ridgeline Hotel, Estes Park, Ascend Hotel Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 101 South Saint Vrain Avenue
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)


4. StoneBrook Resort - Adult Only (from USD 129)

This is an adult-only resort with all the guest rooms featuring a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a DVD player, a hairdryer, a private bathroom with a shower, and a spacious seating area. Guests to the resort will not only enjoy comfortable accommodation but will also have the freedom to enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities, with hiking and fishing being the most attractive ones.

StoneBrook Resort - Adult Only

Wifi Available

Address: 1710 Fall River Road
Accommodates: 4

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing Free parking Internet services Express check-in/check-out Hiking

5. Nicky’s Resort (from USD 79)

Nicky’s Resort is nestled in the mountains, about 3.2km (1.9 miles) north of Rocky Mountains National Park entrance. All the rooms in the resort feature mountain décor and log furniture, and each comes with cable TV, and a work desk. The shared amenities include an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free Wi-Fi. Downtown Estes Park is just 1.6km (1 mile) away, hence, the proximity to restaurants, shops, pubs and retail outlets one would wish to visit during their stay at Estes Park.

Nicky's Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 1360 Fall River Road
Accommodates: 6

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services

6. Pine Haven Resort (from USD 131)

Mountain views, spacious seating areas, a flat-screen TV, a kitchen with a dining area, free Wi-Fi and a private hiking trail into the Rocky Mountain National Resort are some of the major highlights of this resort. Guests to this establishment will also have access to barbecue facilities, as well as a wide range of on-site outdoor facilities, including fishing and hiking. The property is five minutes’ drive from Lake Estes Marina and 77.5km (47.84miles) from Denver International Airport.

Pine Haven Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 1580 Fall River Road
Accommodates: 16

Parking Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services Children's playground Hot tub/jacuzzi

7. YMCA of the Rockies (from USD 109)

YMCA of the Rockies is surrounded by the Rocky Mountain National Park and it provides her guests with a plethora of both indoor and outdoor activities. All guests will have access to a heated swimming pool, a mini-golf course, a buffet-style dining hall, and complimentary Wi-Fi. The accommodation options in this resort comprise of private rooms with private bathrooms and a shared seating area. Fun activities include rock climbing, fishing, and horseback riding. It is also worth noting that it is a family-friendly resort, complete with a children’s playground. Loveland and Boulder are 56km (34.8miles) and 68km (42.2miles) away respectively.

YMCA of the Rockies

Wifi Available

Address: 2515 Tunnel Road
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Tennis court Non-smoking rooms Fishing Laundry


8. Comfortable apartment with views and wildlife (from USD 88)

This is a newly remodeled one-bedroom apartment located a few hundred yards from Rocky Mountain National Park. It is a comfortable and contemporary space fitted with all the amenities you may need for a decent stay. These include a 44-inch flat-screen TV, a queen bed, a private bath, a full kitchen, and a huge deck. Since the apartment is just next to the park, you will enjoy beautiful sightings of various wildlife from right inside your room. From this apartment, The Rock Inn Tavern is just a few yards away, while the park’s visitor center and downtown Estes are less than five minutes by car.

Estes Park, Colorado, United States
331 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very cozy great amenities and special touches
new paint and furnishings and a nice bed make it very comfortable
the bed was super comfortable and the kitchen well stocked with french press coffee maker
very clean place to stay
the space was very clean and everything was exactly as advertised
a comfortable clean well maintained place to stay
the cabin was clean stylish and well appointed
it was super clean quiet and very comfortable
really accommodating and helpful host
great hospitality and tips offered by the host thank you
the responses from the host were also super quick and helpful
hard to find but host gave good directions
beautiful place and great hosts
amazing location so close to the park and downtown
location is beautiful and very convenient to town
perfect getaway located super close to rmnp
awesome location and a beautiful home
great location close to rocky mountains national park
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9. Three-bedroom condo near the national park (from USD 126)

This beautiful three-bedroom condo is one of the few rentals you will find in Estes Park that are centrally located to both the park and downtown Estes. As such, it speaks of great convenience for anyone who would love to enjoy both worlds - be close to the park and also have the convenience of getting to downtown Estes without any hassles. The apartment is on the ground floor, half a block from downtown, and about five minutes’ drive from the main entrance of the Rocky Mountain National Park. The amenities inside include a smart TV with Sling, Amazon Prime, and Netflix, luxurious memory foam mattress toppers, a spacious seating area, private baths, and a fully equipped kitchen.

Estes Park, Colorado, United States
354 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was really comfortable and had all the right amenities
the best part is the full kitchen with all the amenities and basic cooking stuff
very specious great wooden furniture comfort beds and well equipped kitchen
the beds were more comfortable than any rental we have ever stayed in
bonus - the beds were super comfortable
super clean and comfortable
space was super clean and comfortable
the condo was clean and there were plenty of clean towels blankets and pillows
very clean quiet and safe place to stay
this place is great clean and spacious
wonderful host as well
nathan is a great host
i will definitely remember this place and host for our next stay
nathan was attentive and helpful throughout our stay highly recommend
nathan is a wonderful host and always responds quickly
great spot close to town
great location in down town estes
great location and nicely decorated
great location for hiking rmnp
great location near the heart of estes park (walking distance)
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10. Downtown hideaway (from USD 108)

This downtown hideaway is located right at the heart of Estes Park, and just a few minutes’ drives from the main entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park. Its nearly hidden location makes it the perfect comfortable landing for mountain adventurers. The condo can comfortably accommodate four guests, given that it has one bedroom and two separate areas with twin-sized sofa beds. There is also a full kitchen, a cable TV, a washer and a dryer, a gas fireplace and an outdoor fire pit and grill for guests who would wish to enjoy a barbecue.

Downtown Hideaway
Estes Park, Colorado, United States
311 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a wonderful apartment with all the amenities that made a wonderful experience - would stay again
very cute cozy place the granola bars and chocolates were a special touch
extremely comfortable for two
very clean cozy and comfortable
everything was clean and tidy
and the space was very clean and neat
the place is very clean and comfortable
cute clean and cozy space
alicia was very responsive to our questions and needs
alicia was a very responsive host
host was helpful and quick to respond
responsive host and she was happy to give recommendations on where to eat etc
lots of little touches that make her a very considerate host
location is fantastic
the location is amazing
great location within minutes walking distance to downtown restaurants
great location right in the heart of everything
great location perfect walking distance to river walk shops restaurants
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Enjoy the serenity of Estes Park

If you are thinking of where to stay in Estes Park, Colorado, then the above options should be sufficient to meet your accommodation needs. Whether you prefer to stay in a hotel, a resort or an apartment, the choices listed above will certainly to let you have a comfortable, peaceful and quiet stay in Estes Park.

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