Denver December 21, 2016
10 Little Known Inns Around Denver That Offer An Unforgettable Overnight Stay
These charming inns provide warmth and respite for weary travelers exploring the Mile High City and are just the ticket for an unforgettable weekend getaway, even if you live right here in Denver. Explore our rich city to your heart’s content then escape the hustle and bustle in these luxurious lodgings. They provide easy access to Denver’s most notable attractions and landmarks, while offering quiet seclusion and amenities like private outdoor hot tubs, cozy fireplaces, and warm pots of tea. These ten best inns around Denver are just perfect for your next romantic getaway!
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:
1. Castle Marne
The historic Castle Marne near City Park just celebrated its 127th birthday and promises a truly unforgettable lodging experience in the Mile High City. Explore our beloved city, then snuggle up with a cup of tea in one of their nine beautifully decorated guest rooms, some of which even boast private outdoor hot tubs.
2. The Holiday Chalet B&B
In the Wyman District of Capitol Hill, lies the historic Holiday Chalet, an 1896 brownstone offering "an urban experience with Victorian flair," just minutes from Denver's most popular attractions and landmarks, including Denver Botanic Gardens, City Park, and the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. As they say at Holiday Chalet, "Live like a local, sleep like royalty."
3. Lumber Baron Inn & Gardens
Nestled in the historic neighborhood of Potter Highlands in northwest Denver, is a mansion built in 1890, which now serves as a charming bed and breakfast. The inn boasts five cozy guest rooms and is infamous for its deeply rooted history and famed Murder Mystery Dinner Theater.
4. Capitol Hill Mansion Bed and Breakfast Inn
Built in 1891, Cap Hill Mansion is a landmark of our state's Victorian era and is one of the city's most luxurious lodgings. This family friendly inn is conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Denver, is within walking distance of many of our city's finest attractions, and has eight guest rooms which include amenities such as two-room suites, balconies, fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and spectacular views of the city's skyline and the Rocky Mountains.
5. The Patterson Inn
Constructed in 1891 and the former home of both a state and U.S. Senator, the Patterson Inn is a distinguished National Landmark. The uniquely elegant inn boasts nine one-of-a-kind themed guest rooms, a pub, a reading room, a secluded courtyard, and more, and is the prime spot for your next romantic getaway.
6. The Queen Anne Urban Bed and Breakfast
Do yourself and the environment a favor and stay at this tranquil eco-friendly urban oasis in the heart of Downtown Denver. Each room is uniquely styled with an emphasis on green design and amenities include garden views, private hot tubs, cathedral ceilings, gas fireplaces, and more!
7. The Dove Inn Bed and Breakfast
Less than a block from Golden's main street is this quiet, quaint getaway built in 1866. The historic Dove Inn offers warmth and respite for weary travelers with the added bonus of being located in the famed gold rush city of Golden "Where the West Lives" This cozy inn is the perfect spot to hunker down after enjoying an Olde Golden Christmas (a month-long celebration which runs through December).
8. Cliff House Lodge
Want to get away (from the kids) this weekend? This lovely little adult-only bed and breakfast in Morrison can give you just that and has been a Red Rocks favorite sine 1864. They've got eight themed rooms and cottages, including a Camelot-inspired cottage and a rustic hunting-themed cottage, flatscreen TVs, in-room whirlpool hot tubs, private outdoor hot tubs, and more! (And, remember, guests must be 21 or older.)
9. Highland Haven Creekside Inn
This award-winning inn nestled in the foothills of Evergreen, just 30 minutes from Denver, is the epitome of a magical romantic getaway. With cozy cottages, luxury suites, and even a three-story treehouse, Highland Haven is just perfect for your next couples retreat.
10. Arrowhead Manor Bed and Breakfast Inn
Arrowhead Manor is yet another top notch bed and breakfast in the foothills of the Rockies, located just 30 minutes from Denver near the historic town of Morrison. It offers picturesque mountain views, opulent accommodations, and decadent in-room spa services. The amenities of a full service hotel with the charm of a bed and breakfast make Arrowhead Manor "Colorado's best luxury romantic getaway."
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