Destination guide

The historical area of Central City awaits your stay

Come and experience Central City and its history, architecture and opera. Renowned for its casino gaming, local tours and mountain views, this city welcomes all visitors. Winter Park Ski Resort and Coors Brewery are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Central City

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Central City has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Winter Park Ski Resort (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Echo Mountain Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Eldora Mountain Resort (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Carousel of Happiness (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Georgetown Loop Railroad (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Bergen Peak (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Central City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Central City is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golden Gate Canyon State Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Georgetown Lake (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Carousel of Happiness (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Bergen Peak (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Mount Galbraith Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Alderfer Three Sisters Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Central City

Fly into Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), the closest airport, located 22.8 mi (36.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Denver, CO (APA-Centennial), which is 38.8 mi (62.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Central City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,348 holiday rentals near Central City. From 98 Cabins to 259 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Central City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Central City?

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 Central City:

  • Lower Chautauqua: 40 holiday homes
  • East Boulder: 58 holiday homes
  • North Boulder: 192 holiday homes
  • South Boulder: 35 holiday homes
  • Newlands: 114 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 Central City?

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

  • Teller House: 1,881 holiday rentals
  • Fortune Valley Hotel and Casino: 1,872 holiday rentals
  • Dostal Alley Brewpub & Casino: 1,557 holiday rentals
  • Williams' Stables: 1,877 holiday rentals
  • Gilpin History Museum: 1,890 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Central City 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 Central City?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 98 Cabins in Central City. Our other popular types of Central City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 259 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 98 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 726 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 Central City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 530 holiday homes with pool available in Central City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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