Destination guide

The historical area of Silverton awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Silverton. This city's skiing, mountain views and local tours draw many visitors. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Silverton

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Silverton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kendall Mountain Recreation Area (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Silverton Mountain Ski Resort (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Purgatory Resort (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Bear Creek Falls (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Mountain Village Gondola (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Telluride Ski Resort (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Silverton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Silverton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Molas Pass (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Ice Lakes Trail (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Island Lake (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Imogene Pass (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Town Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Trail (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Silverton

The nearest airport is in Telluride, CO (TEX-Telluride Regional), located 18 mi (28.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Durango, CO (AMK-Animas Air Park), which is 40.1 mi (64.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Silverton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,641 holiday rentals around Silverton. From 37 Cabins to 665 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 Silverton is on Stayz.

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

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 Silverton:

  • Kendall Mountain Recreation Area: 43 holiday homes
  • Telluride Ski Resort: 1,104 holiday homes
  • Purgatory Resort: 177 holiday homes
  • Columbine Lake: 231 holiday homes
  • Solar Ranch: 15 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 Silverton?

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

  • Silverton Museum: 1,634 holiday rentals
  • San Juan County Historical Society: 1,632 holiday rentals
  • Island Lake: 1,658 holiday rentals
  • Silverton Chamber of Commerce: 1,613 holiday rentals
  • Silverton Railroad Depot: 1,637 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Silverton 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 Silverton?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 37 Cabins in Silverton. Our other popular types of Silverton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 665 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 37 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 763 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Silverton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 518 holiday homes with pool available in Silverton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.