Hotels in Colorado near Parks

Visitors to Rocky Mountain and Colorado’s other national parks will find a large variety of hotels and motels to choose from to fit every need and budget. One spectacular and particularly unique hotel is the historic Stanley Hotel, in Estes Park, CO, which was inspiration for the Stephen King movie, The Shining.

Fireworks at the Strater Hotel in Durango, CO. Photo by Smith Photography

Durango, CO | Historic Strater Hotel

One of the West’s iconic hotels 2-blocks north of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, and 1-hour from the Mesa Verde National Park Read More...

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Estes Park, CO | Alpine Trail Ridge Inn

Clean, convenient and seasonal roadside motor inn located near the South entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. Read More...

Dao House in Estes Park

Estes Park, CO | Dao House

Nestled in the forest with views of Longs Peak and Twin Sisters, Dao House offers acupuncture, tai chi/qigong classes, massage and more! Read More...

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Estes Park, CO | Historic, Haunted Stanley Hotel

6-miles from Rocky Mountain National Park, it inspired, “The Shining.” The owner invented the Stanley Steamer car. Stay in the hotel or take a ghost tour. Read More...

Inn on Fall River in Estes Park, CO. Courtesy photo

Estes Park, CO | Inn on Fall River

Minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park, every room includes a wood-burning fireplace, gas grill and a patio overlooking the river. Read More...

Rocky Mountain Park Inn in Estes Park, CO

Estes Park, CO | Rocky Mountain Park Inn

Settle into well-appointed guest rooms. Connect with complimentary WiFi. Chill out in the whirlpool or take a plunge in the heated atrium pool. Tempt your palate in LongZ Mountain Grill & Bar. Pets welcome. Read More...

Cabin at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park. Photo by Ali Pfenninger

Estes Park, CO | YMCA of the Rockies Cabins & Stables

Enjoy guided hikes, horseback rides, zip-line rides and more while staying in affordable lodge rooms and cabins overlooking Rocky Mountain National Park. Read More...

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Grand Lake, CO | The Gateway Inn

Located at the edge of town and the west entrance to RMNP, Gateway Inn offers quaint and distinctive elegance that makes for the ultimate mountain retreat. Read More...

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Grand Lake, CO | The Inn at Grand Lake

In the heart of Grand Lake at the west entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, the historic hotel provides a touch of class in this rustic mining town. Read More...