Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Leadville

Come and experience Leadville and its history, museums and architecture. Renowned for its mountain views, hiking and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. Copper Mountain Ski Resort and Breckenridge Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Leadville

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Leadville for its hiking and skiing. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Leadville a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Mount Massive Golf Course (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ski Cooper (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Woodward at Copper (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Shrine Pass (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Leadville

Travellers enjoy Leadville for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, April or March, when snowfall averages 61.40 inches and temperatures average -15°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Leadville

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Leadville is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Elbert (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • McCullough Gulch Trailhead (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Peak 10 (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Holy Cross Wilderness Area (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Mount of the Holy Cross (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Independence Pass (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Leadville

The nearest airport is in Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County), located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Vail, CO (EGE-Eagle County Regional), which is 41.4 mi (66.7 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Leadville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,560 holiday rentals around Leadville. From 185 Cabins to 1,128 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 Leadville is on Stayz.

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

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 Leadville:

  • Breckenridge Ski Resort: 3,289 holiday homes
  • Beaver Creek Ski Resort: 1,341 holiday homes
  • Vail Ski Resort: 4,375 holiday homes
  • Vail Village: 748 holiday homes
  • Sunbeam Estates: 2,005 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 Leadville?

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

  • National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum: 1,035 holiday rentals
  • Tabor Opera House: 1,025 holiday rentals
  • Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin: 1,037 holiday rentals
  • Matchless Mine: 1,994 holiday rentals
  • David May Monument: 1,020 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 185 Cabins in Leadville. Our other popular types of Leadville holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 1,128 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 185 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,457 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leadville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,990 holiday homes with pool available in Leadville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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