Destination guide

Travel to scenic Ouray

The area's festivals and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Ouray. This scenic city is known for its mountain views, hiking and waterfalls. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Ouray

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Ouray a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Silverton Mountain Ski Resort (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Trail Town Still (9.8 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Mountain Village Gondola (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Bear Creek Falls (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Telluride Ski Resort (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Kendall Mountain Recreation Area (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Ouray

Travellers love Ouray for its beautiful waterfalls and relaxing hot springs. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ouray is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascade Falls (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Uncompahgre Gorge (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Ouray Ice Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Box Canyon Falls Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Ouray Hot Springs Pool (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Bear Creek Falls (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ouray

The nearest airport is in Telluride, CO (TEX-Telluride Regional), located 13.4 mi (21.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Ouray?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,318 holiday rentals around Ouray. From 30 cabins to 448 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Ouray is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ouray?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ouray. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ouray Ice Park: 1,367 holiday rentals
  • Ouray Alchemist Museum: 1,368 holiday rentals
  • Imogene Pass: 1,367 holiday rentals
  • Bear Creek Falls: 1,402 holiday rentals
  • Box Canyon Falls Park: 1,373 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ouray listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Ouray?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 30 Cabins in Ouray. Our other popular types of Ouray holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 448 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 679 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 30 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ouray?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 270 holiday homes with pool available in Ouray. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.