10 Colorado Luxury Resorts

The awe-inspiring jagged peaks of the Rocky Mountains are some of the tallest in the United States, offering a four-season wonderland of outdoor adventure. Colorado also features classic craggy buttes and rock formations, lush valleys, cosmopolitan cities, and open plains. These four- and five-star Colorado luxury resorts represent a range of the best this wonderful state has to offer, providing a sumptuous base from which to explore wilderness trails and practice skills like horseback riding and archery in the summer and skiing in the winter.

1. Dunton Hot Springs

Relive idyllic life in the Old West at this unique resort, offering a range of historic cabins outfitted in era-appropriate antiques and modern luxuries. Set up as a small Frontier-style town, there’s a library, a general store, a saloon, a church, and hot springs to keep guests amused. A communal table serves up delicious cuisine, and the remote location is stunning. If you are looking for rustic cabin rentals in Colorado, these cabins located around the Saloon and Dance Hall offer comfort, elegance and magnificent views.

  • Accommodation type: 5-star
  • Pricing: $656 – $1,764
  • Booking: through the room renting portal or email at reservations@duntonlife.com
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, pet owners
  • Address: San Juan National Forest, 52068 Co Rd 38, Dolores, CO 81323

Bonus read: 10 Aspen Luxury Hotels

2. Park Hyatt Beaver Creek

With a slope side location and woodsy elegance, this popular choice among Colorado luxury resorts will provide the perfect base for exploring the varied ski runs of Beaver Creek in the winter and hiking trails into the backcountry in the summer. Rooms are outfitted with down comforters, a mini-fridge, marble bath, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Located in the heart of Vail Valley, this is one of the best resorts in Colorado for couples.

  • Accommodation type: 5-star
  • Pricing: $199-$519
  • Booking: through the reservations portal or call +1 970 949 1234
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, special events
  • Address: 136 E Thomas Pl, Beaver Creek, CO 81620

3. Cheyenne Mountain Resort

With access to a lake and five swimming pools, as well as 18 holes of golf, a spa, tennis courts and a fitness center, guests at this Colorado Springs luxury resort will be spoiled for choice in how to fill their days. There are even plenty of activities for kids and pets. Rooms are furnished in elegant, mountain-inspired style, and the two restaurants serve delicious American fare. This is one of the best Colorado family resorts that offers breathtaking views, exciting activities and spa services.

  • Accommodation type: 4-star
  • Pricing: $213 – $491
  • Booking: through the reservations page, call 800.588.0250, or email at cmrinfo@dolce.com
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, kids, meetings, events, golf, spa
  • Address: 3225 Broadmoor Valley Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

4. Sonnenalp

Colorado luxury resorts

Many Colorado luxury resorts have a theme, and the Sonnenalp is no exception, importing German handmade furniture for an authentic alpine look. Rooms feature fireplaces, minibars, robes and heated floors in the bathroom. Unwind in the spa after a day of skiing or hiking, and sample Swiss favorites like spaetzle and fondue in the Chalet. There’s an exclusive golf course for honing skills and everything from horseback riding to snowboarding depending on the season. Located 2 hours from  Denver International Airport, this is one of the best resorts near Denver.

  • Accommodation type: 4-star
  • Pricing: $250 – $533
  • Booking: through the booking portal or call 866-284-4411
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, meetings, weddings, spa, golf, summer & winter activities
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657

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5. Gateway Canyons Resort and Spa

A breathtaking butte forms the backdrop for this Colorado luxury resort tucked in a green valley amid ancient rock formations. The stunning location provides guests with a range of opportunities for adventure, from horseback riding to off-roading to sports shooting. A full-service spa offers quiet relaxation, and the gourmet restaurants provide American fare with a twist, like buffalo burgers and Kobe hot dogs. This is a great choice for those looking for the best summer resorts in Colorado.

  • Accommodation type: 4-star
  • Pricing: $492 – $874
  • Booking: through the booking engine or call 866-671-4733
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, kids, weddings, events
  • Address: 43200 CO-141, Gateway, CO 81522

6. The Broadmoor

Master the skills that helped settle the West at The Broadmoor, one of the finest Colorado luxury resorts. Archery, falconry, horseback riding, rock climbing and fly fishing are all part of a day’s activities. Assuage your appetite after a day of adventure at one of the many restaurants, then relax in a comfortable room inspired by an English country house. The unparalleled service keeps this Colorado luxury resort’s standing as a cut above the rest. A perfect choice for those looking for an outstanding Colorado Springs luxury resort.

  • Accommodation type: 5-star
  • Pricing: $293 – $669
  • Booking: through the booking site or call 1-800-634-7711
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, pet owners, meetings, celebrations, tennis, golf
  • Address: 1 Lake Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

7. Ranch at Emerald Valley

One of the most exclusive Colorado luxury resorts, this secluded ranch puts guests in a world of their own. Near its sister resort of Broadmoor but far more private, the ranch features just 13 cabins surrounded by a hundred acres of wilderness. This relaxing getaway is all-inclusive, allowing guests to enjoy exploring the trails or savoring the hot tub without worrying about the details. A wonderful option for those looking for secluded cabins in Colorado.

  • Accommodation type: 5-star
  • Pricing: $394 – $685
  • Booking: through the room booking page or call (844) 305-7239
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, corporate retreats, special events
  • Address: 1 Lake Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

8. Four Seasons Resort Vail

Delicious food is just one aspect of the experience when dining at this beautiful, luxury resort in Colorado. The opulent surroundings and attention to detail mean service is at the forefront of everything they do. Rooms feature all modern conveniences with homey touches like stone fireplaces and plush bathrobes. Lounging beside the beautiful outdoor pool and time spent in the spa are the perfect way to relax.

  • Accommodation type:5-star
  • Pricing: $225-$1,407
  • Booking: make a reservation page or call +1 (970) 477-8610
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, small pets
  • Address: 1 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657

9. The Little Nell

Kids will love the special attention they receive, from cribs for the little ones to cooking classes and jeep tours for the older children. Adults will love little touches like complimentary snacks in the well-stocked mini-fridge, spectacular views, down comforters and gourmet dining. Whether visiting winter or summer, there’s always fun to be had on the nearby mountain trails. A great choice for those looking for Colorado family resorts.

  • Accommodation type: 5-star
  • Pricing: $493 – $2,947
  • Booking: through the room booking portal or call 855-920-4600
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families
  • Address: 675 E Durant Ave, Aspen, CO 81611

10. The Sebastian Vail

Flanked by two hot tubs and accented by a pretty waterfall, the pool forms an eye-catching centerpiece for the resort’s amenities. A full-service spa, exclusive lounge, fine dining and a game room complete with stand-up arcade consoles makes any time of year memorable, although the resort especially shines as a ski vacation destination. Ski-in, ski-out convenience, and on-site equipment rental make winter days all about the fun. A great option for those looking for winter Colorado luxury resorts.

  • Accommodation type: 4-star
  • Pricing: $259 – $578
  • Booking: through online booking or call 800.354.6908
  • Ideal for: couples, honeymooners, families, pet owners
  • Address: 16 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657


Whether taking advantage of the warm summer months to trek across the mountains and ride the range, or speeding down the slopes at the height of winter, time spent in Colorado makes for a wonderful vacation getaway. Maybe you would want a place that offers a little bit of more nature. Maybe you’ve spent some time in this breathtakingly beautiful state or stayed at one of these Colorado luxury resorts? Tell us all about your adventures in the comments below.

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