Denver October 05, 2016
These 10 Cozy Cabins Are Everything You Need For The Ultimate Fall Getaway Near Denver
The time has come for us to stoke the wood-burning fires, soak our bones in hot tubs beneath the stars, and snuggle up under warm blankets with good books and hot toddies. Of course, we all know those things are exponentially more enjoyable when done in a cozy secluded cabin, preferably in the woods far, far away from the rest of humanity. The mountain air is filled with the electricity of the changing seasons, and there couldn’t be a more perfect time to escape the city for a little rest, renewal, and rejuvenation. You’ll adore these serene cabins near Denver that are simply sublime for a fall getaway with your honey, your friends, or your family.
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1. Deer Creek Cabin
This was the awe-inspiring view of fall foliage just a couple of weeks ago at the wonderfully tranquil Deer Creek Cabin near Bailey, about 45 minutes southwest of Denver. This secluded stand-alone log cabin has all the peace and quiet you crave, with the added bonus of providing an outdoor hot tub, gas grill, and comfy cozy wood-burning fireplace.
Book it today!
2. Rustic River Cabins
Tucked away near Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park are seven secluded pet-friendly cabins in the high country along the Thompson River that are just aching for you to pay them a visit. With 16 acres of the great outdoors, some of the best trout fishing in Colorado, hot tubs under the stars, and charmingly rustic cabins dating back to the 1940s, you'll feel like you're a part of the Rocky Mountain landscape at the remote
Rustic River Cabins
3. Colorado Cottages
Another hidden gem nestled between Estes Park and RMNP are the charming comfortable Colorado Cottages. I can't imagine a more wondrous evening than watching the sunset over the Rockies, roasting s'mores by the fire pit, soaking in the outdoor hot tub, then curling up by the wood-burning fireplace with a hot tea and a good read.
4. Colorado Bear Creek Cabins
Since 1947, weary travelers have been hunkering down at Bear Creek Cabins outside of Evergreen, and today their newly renovated digs, located just 25 miles west of Denver, offer lovely porches, BBQ grills, picnic areas, wood burning fireplaces, and much, much more. They also offer a Fall/Winter Special with a 20% discount on all bookings, so
make your reservation today
5. The Cabins At Country Road
Another serenely unique retreat near Evergreen on the banks of Bear Creek is the Cabins at Country Road. Guests will enjoy quiet seclusion at this quaint retreat by the creek, as well as amenities like a dry heat sauna, a luxurious hot tub, and a leisurely breakfast served creekside.
6. Foot of the Mountain Motel
Just a stone's throw away from Boulder Creek, Settler's Park, and downtown Boulder, the Foot of the Mountain Motel affords outdoor adventures and a glimpse into an iconic roadside motel of the American West. Cozy up in one of their 80-year-old rustic but newly renovated cabins, enjoy a leisurely stroll down Boulder Creek, or take advantage of the world-class hiking, biking, and climbing just outside your cabin door. "Let Time Stop" at the historic
Foot of the Mountain Motel
7. The Timber Lodge
Who wouldn't want to get away and get healed in the high desert? Even the local wildlife like to laze the day away at the charming cabins at Timber Lodge near Colorado Springs. They offer single and duplex cabins on four charming acres along Fountain Creek, just minutes from the Pikes Peak Cog Railway, Garden of the Gods, Red Rock Open Spaces, Manitou, and Old Colorado City.
8. River Bend Retreat
Enjoy sweet serenity at this cozy cabin on a bend of the South Saint Vrain River in the remarkable Roosevelt National Forest, where you can hike, fish, and explore the great outdoors to your heart's content. Lounge on the private patio and built-in fire pit right on the river or snuggle up indoors by the stone hearth or wood burning stove and revel in the good life.
9. Cabins at Golden Gate Canyon State Park
Photo by Reid Phillips
There are five no-frills cabins nestled amidst the aspens and pines at Reverend's Ridge Campground in Golden Gate Canyon State Park. Outside each cabin is a campfire ring, a charcoal grill, and access to over 35 miles of trails through lush forests, mountain meadows, and unmatched views of 100 miles of the Continental Divide.
10. Cabin at St. Mary's Glacier
This stream-side mountain cabin near St. Mary's Glacier outside of Idaho Springs may truly have it all! It's surrounded by five luxurious alpine acres, provides access to numerous hiking trails, boasts a porch with views of the surrounding mountains, and an incredible fireplace nestled in a stone hearth eagerly waiting to warm the bones of you and your loved ones.
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