Destination guide

The majestic setting of Gunnison is ready to explore

The mountains and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Gunnison. Renowned for its skiing, hiking and fishing, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Gunnison

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gunnison a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dos Rios Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Cranor Hill Ski Area (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Crested Butte Nordic Center (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Crested Butte Mountain Resort (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Gunnison

Travellers enjoy Gunnison for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, December or October, when snowfall averages 33.15 inches and temperatures average -20°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gunnison

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

  • Jorgensen Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Curecanti National Recreation Area (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Crested Butte Town Park (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Curecanti National Recreation Area (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Gunnison

Fly into Gunnison, CO (GUC-Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional), the closest airport, located 1 mi (1.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), which is 46.8 mi (75.3 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Gunnison?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 892 holiday rentals around Gunnison. From 330 holiday houses to 53 cabins, 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 Gunnison is on Stayz.

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

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 Gunnison:

  • Crested Butte South: 629 holiday homes
  • The Outlook: 249 holiday homes
  • Crested Mountain Village: 447 holiday homes
  • Ponderosa Pines: 68 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 Gunnison?

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

  • Gunnison Pioneer Museum: 84 holiday rentals
  • Rim Rock Trail: 83 holiday rentals
  • Gunnison Valley Observatory: 60 holiday rentals
  • Dos Rios Golf Club: 59 holiday rentals
  • Dillon Pinnacles: 73 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gunnison 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 Houses in Gunnison?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 330 Houses in Gunnison. Our other popular types of Gunnison holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 53 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 53 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 380 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 Gunnison?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 128 holiday homes with pool available in Gunnison. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.