With its natural beauty, exciting ski slopes, and quaint downtown, Breckenridge, Colorado offers the perfect family destination. A range of places can be found here for families to stay, from condos and townhomes to large homes set against the beautiful mountain backdrop.
Main Street & Historic Downtown
With its historic buildings and charming shops, Breckenridge really is a storybook town. Many of the buildings are lingering relics of the town's mining days, which dates back to over 100 years ago. The town's Main Street is lined with fine dining restaurants, quaint shops, and a vibrant nightlife, all set against the backdrop of beautiful mountain scenery.
Everyone loves the downtown area's rich history as well as its convenient accessibility. Restaurants and entertainment are all within walking distance, and there are historic tours of the area as well as fun carriage rides that the whole family can enjoy.
Families can choose from a number of properties in the downtown area. Some of our favorites are below.
Home in Historic District
Families love the large great room and easy accessibility to parks that this charming home offers.
Ski Country Penthouse
This property is only steps away from all of the action, but still set back in a quiet area away from the noise. Guests love the hot tub and views.
For the best of both worlds - easy access to the slopes as well as the convenience of being near Downtown - you'll want to stay in the Peak Nine base area. This area is one of the most popular in Breckenridge.
Families love the easy access to skiing during the winter months, and the nearby hikes that are perfect for warmer seasons. There are also some great family friendly activities at the nearby Maggie Pond where you can enjoy fishing, paddle boarding, and more.
Properties range from large units that sleep large groups to smaller condos that are perfect for a family getaway. Below are just a few of our favorites.
Families love the large and open space that this condo offers. It comfortably fits up to 10 people and is near everything. It makes a great retreat for families that want to spend some time together.
4BR Townhouse at Snowflake Lift
This townhome can fit up to 12 people and is a nice option for larger family gatherings. It's clean and comfortable with a hot tub and plenty of amenities for guests. The kitchen is high-end and fully-equipped. The bathrooms are not just clean, they are also very luxurious and new. And with access to the community pool, the kids will have fun any time of the year.
Breck Ski-In Townhome
This townhome is well stocked with everything you could need. It's walking distance to town and close to ski lifts, making it a great option for families who want comfort and convenience.
Located just south of Breckenridge, the Four Seasons neighborhood also offers easy access to the slopes and lots of hiking and biking trails nearby. The neighborhood is surrounded by lots of natural beauty with a forest and a stream nearby.
Four Seasons and Peak Nine are connected by a pedestrian bridge that goes over Maggie Pond. There are a number of great properties for families in the area, with just a few listed below.
2BR Mtn Modern
This condo is great for smaller families. It has nice amenities including a hot tub and games in the family room. It's also a clean and comfortable space to relax.
2BR Gorgeous Remodeled Condo
Families love this condo for its convenient location, clean setting, and outdoor patio. The hot tub is a plus as well.
3BR Private Hottub Condo
This condo is another great option for families. With three bedrooms, it's a decent size for groups. It's also well stocked, and has an impressive fireplace and plenty of modern comforts..
Mountain Chic Getaway
This property is perfect for a budget conscious family that doesn't want to sacrifice quality or location.
Four O'Clock is another convenient neighborhood that's close to both the Snowflake lift and Four O'Clock Ski Run. At 3.5 miles in length, Four O'Clock Ski Run is the area's longest trail. Snowflake lift is also unique for its 45 degree turn.
The neighborhood's easy access to the area's natural beauty makes it the perfect year round destination for families. During the winter months you can enjoy convenient ski-in/ski-out access to the slopes, and during the summer months the hiking opportunities are plentiful, with many options that are perfect for families.
There are a number of properties in the area that are ideal for families. Some of our favorites are listed below.
2BR Winter Point
This property is great for a small family that wants access to nice amenities. The grounds have a pool and hot tub and the condo is clean and comfortable.
This property is simple and reasonably priced. It's in a convenient location and has a nice balcony that overlooks a stream.
For families looking for value and convenience, Warrior's Mark is a good option. It's located near the black diamond terrain of Peak 10, and the views are spectacular from many of the homes. This is a peaceful area that many families enjoy because of its quiet and relaxed setting. It's also a great year round destination as there is picturesque forest and wildlife throughout that the whole family enjoys. Head to White River National Forest for great hiking and biking trails as well as wildlife spotting and fly fishing along the Blue River.
Below are some of our favorite properties in the area for families.
River Park Lodge
This three bedroom home is a great value for families that want to be in a quiet neighborhood.
Lazy Fox Lodge
This grand home can sleep up to 16 and is a good option for large groups. The hot tub is great and the backyard leads directly to a hiking trail. The design of the house is elegant and modern. The kitchen is high-end with nice appliances and plenty of space. The bathrooms are equally elegant and clean. The back patio area is a great place for everyone to hang out, too. And if you need to get away from the kids, the master bedroom is huge with its own fireplace and seating area.
The Elevated Inn at Breck
This home is a great location for a large family. It offers a great value with lots of space and nearby hiking trails. It's very clean with a modern style and lots of natural light.
3BR Townhouse with Views
This home's views of the mountains and open floor plan make it a great option for large families up to 9 people. Groups love the hot tub and the countless amenities. The living room has a great fireplace with cozy sofas. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need, too.
North of Downtown is the Highlands area. This is an upscale neighborhood with beautiful homes that are filled with luxury and surrounded by scenic forested mountains. The views are impressive and guests enjoy the 27 hole golf course that is converted into a Nordic Ski Center during the winter months. Also in the area is mountain biking, hiking, and more. The properties have some of the best amenities including private hot tubs, game rooms, and saunas - but you can expect to pay a premium for them! Below are just a couple of the area's well appointed homes.
Silver Pines Cottage
This charming log cabin offers the perfect setting for families. There's a kids play room and plenty of outdoor activities that the whole family can enjoy.
4BR Cabin with Views
This property is located on a quiet cul-da-sac that is perfect for families. It sleeps up to 12 and has luxury features spread throughout the large space. The kitchen is gorgeous, and the living room has huge windows with amazing views. On the lower level, you'll find a pool table and shuffleboard as well as another kitchen. It also has an impressive deck and hot tub with spectacular views. The bathrooms are also very nice with walk-in showers and more, just check out the photos.
Gorgeous Mountain Modern Home
This property is in a serene location and offers a large space that's perfect for family gatherings. It's a beautiful custom built home in a scenic location.
This home is set up in a perfect way for multiple families that are traveling together. It has an open floor plan with a beautiful space, along with 5 nice bedrooms. With rustic decor yet a modern vibe, you'll be very comfortable here. The kitchen is modern and fully-equipped, and the bathrooms are clean and luxurious, too. The spacious deck on the back has a grill and nice views, too. Laundry, wi-fi, and other amenities are also included.
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