With a busy schedule, sometimes a weekend getaway is all that can be managed. Resist the urge to hunker down in your hometown for the weekend and instead consider heading off on a weekend trip to Estes Park. Whether you seek adventure or respite, Estes Park’s charming mountain town and easy access to Rocky Mountain National Park make it an ideal getaway location. And with Estes Park’s top sites and activities located within close proximity of each other, a weekend here means you’ll still have enough time to experience some of the best this area has to offer. Be sure to include some of these activities on your itinerary for your weekend trip to Colorado and Estes Park!
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Weekend Getaway for Families in Estes Park
During months when snow blankets the ground, Estes Park becomes an outdoor fantasyland the whole family will enjoy. The key to enjoying plenty of outdoor time as a family during an Estes Park winter is to pack plenty of layers that will keep everyone comfortable. A popular spot for residents and visitors alike is the Hidden Valley sledding hill, where you can race down the former ski slopes aboard sleds and tubes. You won’t be able to hold back squeals of delight during this fun family bonding time! The Estes Valley Community Center is another family favorite, with indoor swimming options that include a water slide, lap pool with aqua climbing wall, and lazy river that can be enjoyed regardless of the season. On a summer weekend getaway to Estes Park, you’ll want to be sure to spend some time along the shores of the picturesque Lake Estes. From May to October, your weekend can be filled with water activities. The Lake Estes Marina offers kayaks, paddle boards, paddle boats, canoes, pontoon boats, bikes, pedal carts, and rods and reels for rent, providing plenty of options for a day of family fun. Our weekend vacation rentals in Estes Park are ideal for families, with plenty of square footage for spending time together. Families will want to be sure to check out our 4-bedroom Estes Park vacation rentals!
Estes Park Weekend Getaway for Couples
There’s nothing more romantic than whisking your loved one off for a surprise getaway to a romantic location for the weekend. Along with romantic mountain accommodations, you’ll also find a variety of options for spending quality time with your loved one on a weekend getaway in Estes Park. Get a jumpstart on your weekend relaxation by booking a couple’s massage at Elements of Touch Wellness Spa and then browse the charming shops and galleries downtown. Twin Owls Steakhouse is the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner out. And for adventurous couples, trying out a new activity such as snowshoeing or stand up paddle boarding together is the perfect way to refresh your relationship. At the end of a quality day spent together, our Estes Park vacation cabins create an ideal ambiance to which to return. Features such as multiple gas fireplaces, soaring windows, and a luxurious master suite set the tone for a romantic evening. Many of these homes also boast perks such as a private outdoor hot tub, perfect for ending an already perfect day.
Weekend Trip to Colorado with Friends
Get that girls’ weekend or guys’ weekend you’ve been dreaming of on the calendar with Estes Park set as the destination. Plan for adventure with a day of hiking, cross country skiing, or fishing alongside your buddies in Estes Park’s beautiful wilderness. After a day soaking up the purity of nature, grab a drink at The Stanley Hotel, where you’ll find over a thousand whiskeys on offer. Estes Park is also a great location for grabbing a local brew with the guys, at locations such as Estes Park Brewery, Lumpy Ridge, Rock Cut, or Avant Garde. If your weekend getaway coincides with the first Friday of the month, be sure to hit the Estes Arts District to browse the works of local artists and enjoy live music. Our multi-bedroom vacation rentals are perfect for weekend getaways in Colorado with friends, with plenty of room for everyone to stay under one roof. Most of our accommodations boast 2-4 bedrooms and are in a centralized location for enjoying all the best of Estes.
Weekend Vacation Rentals in Estes Park
Make your weekend getaways in colorado special by staying in one of our upscale Estes Park weekend cabins. These luxury homes offer the perks of a modern home along with the charm of a mountainside cabin. These accommodations feature a spacious great room with a comfortable living area and full upscale kitchen, in addition to private bedrooms. Whether you’re on a weekend getaway for two or are traveling as a group, these homes will add a special element to your stay. Book your Estes Park weekend rental online or contact us for more ways to enjoy a weekend in Estes!