Vacation Rentals in Lakewood (CO)
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Set in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains seven miles west of Denver, Lakewood is an underrated Colorado gem. The city is blessed with over 300 days of sunshine throughout the year, and an endless array of natural attractions and parks. It’s the perfect destination for nature lovers, fishing enthusiasts, hikers, families, and couples. Book a vacation rental in Lakewood to base yourself in as you explore the surrounding area.Finding your perfect Lakewood rental
Lakewood offers a variety of different rentals for all types of travelers. Stay in a residential neighborhood, or stay in a rental closer to one of the many parks around Lakewood. Rentals in this area are decorated with a classic Colorado aesthetic, including wood tones and earthy design touches. Spacious rentals are available for large groups or families, and smaller rentals are available for couples and small groups. All rentals in this area are fully equipped with modern amenities, including high-speed Wi-Fi, heating, air conditioning, and laundry machines. Pet-friendly rentals are available for those traveling with pets.
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The area and getting around
If you’ll be arriving by plane, the closest airport to Lakewood is Denver Airport, 24 miles away. The Union Station Track provides train service from the airport, Denver, and Lakewood. Rental car companies are available at the airport and in Denver if you plan on renting a car during your stay. Uber, Lyft, and Taxis are also widely available.Getting around Lakewood
Lakewood is considered somewhat walkable depending on which part of the neighborhood you are in. If you are staying close to Belmar District, then you will be able to walk to restaurants, cafés, and bars. Biking is a good way to get around Lakewood, but the preferred mode of transportation is to have a car.
Travelers and activities
Lakewood is home to an endless list of natural parks. Spend some time in nature with your significant other at William Frederick Hayden Park. Known for its stunning green scenery, you can spend an entire day hiking or hiking in the many trails all over the park. The park reaches an elevation of 6,800 feet at some points, and is known for its abundance of wildlife, including mountain lions, deer, coyotes, and hawks. Crown Hill Park is another park, popular among locals and visitors alike. The park is home to a lovely trail that circles the lake, and an abundance of wildlife.Lakewood for families
Lakewood offers a variety of family-friendly activities. Head to the Colorado Railroad Museum, which was established in 1959 and is home to over 100 historic trains. You can do a tour of the 15-acre grounds and even ride a train! Families should also head to Dinosaur Ridge, one of the most famous dinosaur fossil locations in the world. Several well-known species of dinosaurs were found here, including Stegosaurus, Allosaurus, Diplodocus, and more. You can learn all about dinosaurs, and walk the grounds to see where different dinosaur bones were found.
„The urban development of Lakewood was first developed in 1889 by the president of Colorado Central Railroad at the time, W.A.H. Loveland.“
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This spectacular amphitheater is made from a natural formation of large, disc-shaped red rocks, which offer the spectacular acoustics for live music performances. Hit the hiking trails in the 868 acres of park land surrounding the amphitheater and catch one of the regular live performances.2. Hike in Bear Creek Lake Park
This lush, mountainous park offers a variety of activities. Go fishing, boating, or paddleboarding in the lake. Or, hike in the 15 miles of trails around the park, where you can see scenic views of the natural surrounding area.3. Rafting and fly-fishing in Clear Creek
Clear Creek flows through a canyon in the Rocky Mountains. It’s surrounded by unspoiled nature and spectacular mountain views. Go on a peaceful rafting adventure through the creek. There are several local companies who arrange guided tours down the creek. Fly-fishing is also popular on this river.4. Learn about the history of Lakewood at the Lakewood Heritage Center
History buffs won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to learn about the local history of Lakewood at the Lakewood Heritage Center. The center features informative exhibitions explaining the history of Lakewood, showcases 10 buildings of historical significance, and displays over 30,000 artifacts and collected historic items.5. Stroll the downtown district
Belmar Downtown District of Lakewood is a lively district, filled with top-rated restaurants, cozy cafés, bars, and music venues. It’s a good place to eat, shop, and enjoy a vibrant night-life scene!
FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Lakewood (CO)
What was the average price for a vacation rental in Lakewood in 2020, the first year impacted by the corona crisis?
We can see from our data that Lakewood has an average price of $274.02 per night, a relatively high one under the cities in the USA.
When are vacation rentals cheaper in Lakewood?
Travelers who want to save as much as possible visit Lakewood in February, May, and April, the cheapest months of the year, with average prices of $230.99, $235.62, and $260.69 per night, respectively, based on data collected in 2020.
When does the price of vacation rentals in Lakewood go up the most?
It can be concluded, by analyzing the data from the year 2020, that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of June ($339.21), August ($301.19), and July ($294.41).
Do I need to plan a trip to Lakewood well in advance?
When planning a vacation to Lakewood, it is necessary to be proactive as 81% of rentals are usually booked, according to the data in 2020.
Which months offer the highest availability?
The months when it's easiest to find free accommodation in Lakewood are April (the average amount of properties that are available reached 35.25% of the total in 2020), May (33.8%), and June (28%).
Which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?
According to data from 2020, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Lakewood are, in order, August (with 8.6% of available rentals), October (9.6%), and July (10.5%).
How many vacation rentals does Holidu have in Lakewood?
Our catalogue features around 60 properties from 3 partners, giving you plenty of choice when searching for your next dream vacation rental!