Featured Breckenridge Lodging:
Main Street Station 4-stars : Walking Distance
One Ski Hill Place 5-stars : Ski-In/Ski-Out
River Mountain Lodge 3-stars : Short Shuttle
Breckenridge is a unique Victorian ski town that is not only fun, but also surprisingly affordable. With a charming downtown full of nightlife and an awesome skiing mountain, Breckenridge is easily one of Colorado’s favorite ski vacation resorts.
Breckenridge MountainBreckenridge is located approximately 120 miles west of the Denver airport (DEN), Breckenridge offers 2,908 acres of amazing ski terrain, with roughly 300 inches of snowfall per year. Thirty Four lifts service Breckenridge, which is renowned as an advanced skier's mountain, although it functions equally well as an intermediate's paradise. The terrain and chairlift access around the mountain makes it a perfect fit for the whole family.
The Breckenridge lift ticket is also valid at Arapahoe Basin and Keystone (including night skiing). A multi-day Breckenridge/Keystone ticket (3-5 days) is packaged to include 1-2 days at Vail and Beaver Creek.
The Town of BreckenridgeBreckenridge was originally a mining community, which swelled into a booming town after the discovery of gold in 1859. Once the quest for gold faded, however, its residents moved on in search of new ventures and the population dipped to a mere 400. It wasn’t until 1961, when Breckenridge became a popular vacation destination for thousands of skiers each year that the town grew and prospered. A true vestige of the past still remains within one special building: the Gold Pan Saloon at 103 North Main, established during the 1859 gold rush, this is one of Breckenridge’s original businesses and the oldest continuously-operating bar West of the Mississippi. Today, the now-historic buildings are home to fabulous restaurants, boutiques and other après ski hang-out spots. With more than 30 bars, pubs, and restaurants on Main Street, Breckenridge has something for everyone from a casual atmosphere to dance clubs. Breckenridge also host events year-round such as The Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships, Uller Fest, concert series and more. Make sure to check out what events are going on when you are in Breckenridge.
Breckenridge Lodging: Condo Rentals and Hotels
The popular town of Breckenridge is located at the base of the ski resort with a complimentary shuttle to get you anywhere you need to go. Lodging in Breckenridge provides easy access to the lifts on Peak 6-10. Breckenridge features hotel and condo accommodations that range from economical to luxury mountain-view properties and even a cabin or two out in the woods. Lodging is either ski in-ski out, short shuttle, or slopeside that create a perfect package for families and groups. Breckenridge lodging has the largest amount of private hot tub of any Colorado ski resort! Additionally, lodging in Breckenridge is very convenient to both Main Street and South Park Avenue. Here you will find the majority of restaurants, ski shops, shopping opportunities, and nightlife. See our lodging map tab to the right, which details the location of each property in Breckenridge in relation to the lifts and Main Street.