Destination guide

The cosy city of Avon awaits you

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Avon. This city's skiing, spas and snowboarding draw many visitors. Beaver Creek Resort and Vail Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Avon

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Travellers enjoy Avon for its skiing, snowboarding and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Avon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beaver Creek Resort (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Vail Ski Resort (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Beaver Creek Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Eagle Vail Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Beaver Creek Resort (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Avon

Avon is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, October or May, when snowfall averages 20.90 inches and temperatures average -11°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Avon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Avon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Beaver Lake Trailhead (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Little Beach Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Booth Falls Trailhead (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Mount of the Holy Cross (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Holy Cross Wilderness Area (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Avon

The nearest airport is in Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), located 20.7 mi (33.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), which is 34 mi (54.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Avon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,265 holiday rentals around Avon. From 2,067 flats & apartments to 641 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 Avon is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Avon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Avon:

  • Mountain Star: 450 holiday homes
  • Vail Village: 695 holiday homes
  • Lionshead Village: 1,102 holiday homes
  • West Vail: 1,549 holiday homes
  • Highland Meadows: 284 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Grouse Mountain Express Ski Lift: 3,163 holiday rentals
  • Grouse Mountain Express - 10: 3,169 holiday rentals
  • Eagle Vail Golf Club: 3,192 holiday rentals
  • Lower Beaver Creek Mountain Express Ski Lift: 3,166 holiday rentals
  • Beaver Lake Trailhead: 3,167 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Avon 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 Condos/Apartments in Avon?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 2,067 Condos/Apartments in Avon. Our other popular types of Avon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 641 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 302 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Avon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,981 holiday homes with pool available in Avon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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