Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Lakewood

Enjoy the live music and other features of Lakewood. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and mountain views. Sports Authority Field at Mile High and Denver's Downtown Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lakewood

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lakewood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Denver Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Adams Mystery Playhouse (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lakeside Amusement Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Apex Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lakewood

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lakewood is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver Botanic Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Civic Center Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Bear Creek Lake Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Washington Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • William Frederick Hayden Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Cheesman Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lakewood

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 13.8 mi (22.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Lakewood?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,367 house rentals near Lakewood. From 687 Houses to 390 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lakewood is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lakewood?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lakewood:

  • Eiber: 19 vacation rentals
  • East Gate: 17 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 175 vacation rentals
  • Jefferson Park: 172 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 249 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Lakewood?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Lakewood. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Denver Federal Center: 1,485 home rentals
  • Coors Field: 889 home rentals
  • Colorado Convention Center: 662 home rentals
  • Red Rocks Park: 1,380 home rentals
  • Pepsi Center: 1,507 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lakewood listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lakewood?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 687 Houses in Lakewood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lakewood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 390 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 43 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 43 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lakewood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 186 vacation homes with pool available in Lakewood.

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