Destination guide

Travel to beautiful Breckenridge

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Breckenridge. Well known for its skiing, snowboarding and mountain views, this scenic city won't disappoint. Breckenridge Ski Resort and Copper Mountain Ski Resort 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 and attractions in Breckenridge

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Travelers enjoy Breckenridge for its skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Breckenridge has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Breckenridge Ski Resort (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Keystone Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Breckenridge Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Woodward at Copper (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Frisco Adventure Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Breckenridge

Breckenridge is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, April or March, when snowfall averages 24.17 inches and temperatures average 4°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Breckenridge

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Breckenridge is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Peak 10 (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • McCullough Gulch Trailhead (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Dillon Reservoir (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Keystone Lake (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Marina Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Lily Pad Lake Trailhead (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Breckenridge

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 47.4 mi (76.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Breckenridge?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 7,572 house rentals around Breckenridge. From 1,612 Houses to 161 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Breckenridge is on HomeAway.

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

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 Breckenridge:

  • Historic District: 2,427 vacation rentals
  • Warrior's Mark West: 518 vacation rentals
  • The Highlands: 3,745 vacation rentals
  • Warrior's Mark: 2,387 vacation rentals
  • Sunbeam Estates: 1,979 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 Breckenridge?

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

  • Peak 8 SuperConnect Ski Lift: 7,960 home rentals
  • Edwin Carter Museum: 7,916 home rentals
  • Blue River Plaza: 7,916 home rentals
  • BreckConnect Gondola: 7,933 home rentals
  • Barney Ford House Museum: 7,915 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Breckenridge 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 Breckenridge?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,612 Houses in Breckenridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Breckenridge include:

  • Cabins: 161 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 4,431 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 60 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Breckenridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,558 vacation homes with pool available in Breckenridge.

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