Telluride Vacation Rentals

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Telluride Colorado is one of the most amazing places to be on earth. It was founded in 1878, and it has grown to be the most populous place in San Miguel County. On three sides, the small but spectacular city is surrounded by vast mountain peaks. It takes pride in its rich history, beauty as well as numerous festivals that keep it alive and vibrant. Once you arrive, you have to look for excellent Telluride lodging because having no roof over your head can ruin your entire vacation. When doing so, you have to be cautious so that you find the best vacation rental. Here are some tips that you can use.

In the summer you can expect warm days and cool nights to enjoy your outdoor vacation. There is no limit to the activities that you can get into. Kayaking, hiking the mountain trails and visit many of the locally owned shops and restaurants in the village. If you are looking to view nature in all it’s glory you can travel up the Trail Ridge Road for views that you can’t see anywhere else. The road is the highest paved road in the U.S.A. reaching over 12,000 feet.

There are numerous vacation rentals in Telluride Colorado. One of the best ways to know if one is decent is by considering what other travelers say about it. Do not limit yourself to several places; look for as many as you can. This way, you will have options and a high chance of finding one that you will love. You can also look at vrbo Telluride for more guidelines.

Telluride cabin rentals are not all located at the same place. Some are close to roads and social amenities while others are very far. Whenever you are choosing a place to stay in Telluride, you ought to ensure that it is near public transportation; especially if you do not have your own ride. You should also be able to easily access health centers, entertainment joints as well as shopping destinations.

Close to Telluride is the beautiful city of Ouray, Colorado.  If you are looking for Ouray cabins or Ouray Vacation Rentals you've come to the right place!

You are a traveler, and you will largely depend on the internet during your stay in Telluride CO. It is the easiest way to know whether a place in Telluride is worth visiting or not since you can get information about it. You can also connect with your friends. Again, it allows you to know what is happening around the world even when you are having the time of your life in the city.


  • Dining - There are a variety of excellent restaurants serving everything from family style to gourmet dining
  • Shopping - There are hundreds of locally owned and operated shops, museums, bakeries and candy stores, antique dealers and the Rock Store for any geology fans.
  • The Appaloosa Trading Company
  • The Old Town Jail
  • The Rio Grande Railway (Southern) depot
  • Hotel Columbia Telluride


Boredom is not one of the things that you will suffer from when you are in this fantastic city. There are many things that you can indulge in. Some of them include:

  • Visit the Sheridan Opera House to enjoy a rock concert or ski film.
  • Go to the Telluride Historical Museum and learn about the city's history.
  • Enjoy their fantastic nightlife by touring the city's downtown at night.
  • Snow tubing at their snow-covered mountains.
  • Go to the Telluride Adventure Center for your kids to have fun.
  • Golfing
  • Visits to historical Museums, including the Telluride Historical Museum
  • Entertainment: theater, cinema, art shows


Here are some of the yearly events that you can participate in during your visit:

  • First Thursday Art Walk on 4th October.
  • Zikr Dance Ensemble on 29th September.
  • Telluride Festival of Cars and Colors on 27th and 28th September.
  • Electric Voodoo live on 27th September.

If you have plans to visit Telluride, nothing should hold you back. There are a lot of fun activities that you can engage in. You can take photos and videos to document the things you do for future reference.


Use our website to book you Colorado vacation rental on Colorado Vacation Homes website.Our site was made specifically for travelers looking to book direct with an owner.  There are no traveler fees for using Colorado Vacation Homes website. Our owners have been verified for ownership. Book and deal directly with the owner. Read reviews and guest experiences and be confident that you have made a great choice and have saved money!

Join our Telluride Facebook Group to ask questions to our members before your visit!

What types of property can I rent in Telluride, Colorado?

Colorado Vacation Homes is full of a wide variety of vacation rentals in Telluride, CO including condos, cabins, townhomes, villas and cottages. Our 2018 property selection is filled many properties in Telluride. We recommend selecting a property based off your needs such as proximity to ski areas, mountain views, parking, nearby attractions, and whether or not the property is pet friendly.

Should I rent a cabin in Telluride?

Yes, if a cabin is right for you! Most cabins in Telluride offer amazing mountain views! Some include countless amenities such as pools, exercise rooms and tennis courts. If this is what you are looking for, then you should rent a condo in Telluride.

Should I rent a Condo in Telluride?

Of course! Telluride condos often offer more space and seclusion than a Telluride carriage house for example. House rentals are often great for family vacations, larger groups or those who prefer having an entire house.

Can I rent a pet friendly rental in Telluride?

Yes! We love our pets and are sure you do too! has many pet friendly rentals in Telluride. You can use our search feature to narrow down our Telluride rental properties to just show those that are pet friendly.

Will I pay any fees to book a property on Colorado Vacation Homes?

Never! We never charge any fees to book a property on Colorado Vacation Homes. And we never take a commission from an owner. If you are looking for vrbo or airbnb rentals or lodging do not pay fees and use us!  We put you in direct contact with the owner or manager of the property or cabin rental in Telluride.

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