Finding kid-friendly hotels in Colorado is a breeze because there are so many great ones to choose from! First you'll want to decide what you'll be doing during your stay so that you know what areas to search. For some inspiration on where to go and what to see, check out other users' family trip plans for Colorado and get started on your own.
If you'll be visiting the Denver Zoo during your stay, The Four Seasons Hotel, one of the best hotels in Colorado, is only a mile away. The hotel also has a children's program in case the grown-ups want to get away for a dinner date or spa treatment. The JW Marriott at Cherry Creek is another great choice near the Zoo. It's pet-friendly so you can skip the dog-sitter and bring your favorite member of the animal kingdom along for the fun!
The ski resort community Steamboat Springs is home to Fish Creek Falls, a wildly popular hiking spot near downtown Steamboat. The trails vary in difficulty so it's appropriate for adventurers of all ages. Whether you opt for the mile-and-a-quarter walk or the six-mile trek to the beautiful 300-foot falls, you'll surely be tuckered out by day's end and ready for a good night's sleep. Lucky for you, Steamboat is packed with some of the best hotels in Colorado like the Sheraton Steamboat Resort complete with connecting rooms, outdoor pool and waterslide for when the weather allows.
Speaking of weather... If you've decided you'll definitely be traveling during the warmer months, the Vista Verde Guest Ranch in Steamboat Springs made the list of summer's sweetest all-inclusive family resorts for its luxurious digs and wallet-friendly rates. What does a stay here, at one of Colorado's best hotels for kids, entail? You'll be put up in a private cabin or lodge room, experience anything from river rafting to rodeos, and have all your meals and beverages included in the package pricing. All you'll have to do once you arrive is kick back with the whole gang and enjoy some quality time together at one of the top kid-friendly hotels in Colorado.
There's a surprising number of freebies in Aspen and Snowmass to keep your wallet fat and your kids happy! Enjoy free kids' entry to the Aspen Art Museum makes for an educational outing where kids can experience modern art.
If you decide to spend a few nights in Aspen, the Limelight Lodge is a great choice for a kid-friendly Colorado hotel with an outdoor pool, bicycle rentals and even video game systems in some rooms. The nearby Little Nell Hotel is another one of the top hotels in Colorado featuring on-site skiing and snowboarding, kid-friendly restaurants and a very cozy touch -- a log fireplace in every room!
With no shortage of kid-friendly hotels in Colorado and a slew of vacation packages and free things to do, you're sure to enjoy your stay. Now grab the kids and start customizing your trip plan. Take a peek at some of the available family attractions and tourist destinations for some inspiration. Oh, and if you choose one of the many pet-friendly hotels near Colorado, don't forget Fido!
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