If you have a family and are looking for a place to stay in Beaver Creek, Vail, or Eagle Vail, then you probably know that a hotel room is not going to be large enough for everyone. You need a kitchen, laundry, and extra bedrooms, not to mention a fantastic location, right? We have researched the best airbnb cabins and condos for families in Beaver Creek so that you can find the best place for your needs. These rental properties have multiple bedrooms, kitchens, laundry, and easy access to the ski slopes. They are very comfortable and family-friendly, so everyone can be relaxed and happy on your next family ski trip.
Beaver Creek, Avon, and Eagle Vail are all within close proximity to each other. Many first time visitors confuse the options and are curious about similarities and differences among each town. Below we offer a brief description of what makes each area unique and offer suggestions for the best vacation rentals in the different areas.
Beaver Creek is a popular ski resort that offers visitors year round activities. The village is built on the mountain above Avon and it is an established ski resort with some great restaurants and shops. During the ski season Beaver Creek stays busy with activities. During the summer months the pace is much slower and the area offers a beautiful natural setting with hiking and other outdoor activities. Two popular hotels in Beaver Creek are Park Hyatt and Anchor Hotel, but there are a range of properties available for rent as well. Many families prefer to stay in condos or AirBnBs that offer more space and kitchen facilities.
Below are just a few of our favorite AirBnBs for families in Beaver Creek.
Park Plaza Ski in/Ski out Villa
3 Bedroom/3 Bathroom, Ski In/Ski Out, Community Pool, Fireplace, Washer/Dryer
Park Plaza is one of the premier properties in Beaver Creek. This 3 bedroom unit is perfect for families that want space and amenities. It's located at the base of Beaver Creek Mountain and offers a Ski In/Ski Out location with easy accessibility to skiing, hiking, and other year round outdoor activities.
The property offers access to a community pool, steam room, sauna, and hot tub. The unit is furnished with a fireplace, full kitchen, and an entertainment center that kids and adults alike appreciate.
Ski In/Ski Out Townhouse
5 Bedrooms/5.5 Bathrooms, Community Pool, Private Hot Tub, Grill and Deck
This town home is part of The Meadows Townhomes, which is walking distance to everything that Beaver Creek Village has to offer. The townhome is perfect for larger groups or family gatherings. There's an excellent outdoor space with a private hot tub, a nice deck, and a grill. The unit also has a wood burning fireplace and a full kitchen.
Guests can also take advantage of the community pool (outdoor and heated) as well as several community hot tubs.
3 Bedrooms/4 Bathrooms, Community Hot Tubs, A Tennis Club
This multi-level townhome is a great option for large families that need plenty of space. Technically considered ski in/ski out, this property is close to Highland lift. The community has several hot tubs as well as a tennis club. The townhome has the decor of a ski lodge, with a stone fireplace and a nice kitchen.
A Grand Townhome
5 Bedrooms/5.5 Bathrooms, Ski In/Ski Out, Community Pool, Private Hot Tub
This large townhome, also found in The Meadows, has 6 bedrooms and is perfect for large families, or several families traveling together. The complex is popular with families because of its prime location and outdoor heated swimming pool. This unit is particularly nice because it has a private deck, grill, and a private hot tub.
Avon is located down the mountain just off of I-70. The town has a high concentration of condos and hotels, but it doesn't have as much of a "village" vibe as you find in Beaver Creek. Many properties are also close to the freeway, which can impact the atmosphere a bit. Avon is an affordable alternative to Beaver Creek though, with properties usually costing a bit less.
One of the nicest hotels in the area is found in Avon. Westin Riverfront is a full service resort with tons of amenities and it gives guests a world class experience, but there are countless other condos and hotels nearby that are popular with visitors. Below are just a couple that are great for families.
Luxury Mountain Condo
2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms, Community Pool and Hot Tub, Fire pit and Grill
This two bedroom condo is a good option for a small family (4 people). It's part of The Ascent Resort, which has an indoor pool, hot tub, steam room, and a fitness center. Families really appreciate the game room. There's also a fire pit, and a grill that lets you take advantage of the beautiful outdoor setting.
Avon Value Condo
2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms, Fireplace, Fitness Center
Located on the 2nd floor of Chapel Place, this condo is a good value for families that want convenience but also affordability. It's near restaurants and shops, and there's a grocery store very close so you can use the kitchen to prepare your own meals.
Large Avon Condo
3 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms, Community Pool and Hot Tub, Fireplace
This large condo is a great option for a family that wants space for everyone. It's walking distance to the Westin gondola or there are shuttle buses that take you most places in the area. The complex has a pool and hot tub and the unit is well decorated with a cozy style.
Sheraton Lakeside Terrace Resort Condo
2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms, Community Pool with Waterslides, Community Hot Tubs, Lazy River
This 2 bedroom condo is a nice option for a family up to 8 people in size. It's part of the Sheraton Lakeside Terrace Resort which is perfect for families because of its impressive amenities. The resort has indoor pools with water slides, a lazy river, and hot tubs. There are also steam rooms and a fitness area. The unit has the decor of a ski lodge, and a cozy environment that's perfect for unwinding after a busy day on the slopes.
About 10 miles away along I-70 is Eagle Vail. This neighborhood has a number of larger properties, many with impressive amenities and great mountain views. It's relatively close to both Beaver Creek and Vail Village, and it's a nice area for larger families who want a lot of space. Below are a few houses that are great for families.
Sports Lovers Retreat
2 Bedrooms/2.5 Bathrooms, Golf, Tennis, and Basketball Courts, Parking
This 2 bedroom condo offers a great retreat for skiers and golfers alike. The complex has a number of great amenities including golf, tennis, and basketball courts. There's a private balcony, gas grill, and a full kitchen that makes the perfect escape for families.
Large Tranquil Escape
5 Bedrooms/4 Bathrooms, In-law Suite with Separate Kitchenette, Private Hot Tub
This house is surrounded by nature and offers a tranquil escape for large groups and families that want to enjoy skiing, hiking, and a beautiful natural setting. It's a short drive to both Beaver Creek and Vail Resort, and there are a number of hiking trails in the area
Serene Home in Nature
3 Bedrooms/3 Bathrooms, Wrap Around Deck, Community Pool, Tennis Courts
This house offers a wonderful outdoor space with a wrap around deck and impressive mountain views. Families love the televisions in every bedroom as well as the access to a community pool, tennis courts, hiking and more. For families that want to take full advantage of the area's natural setting, this house is a great option.
Grand Mountain Escape
5 Bedrooms/4.5 Bathrooms, 2 Master Bedrooms, Private Hot Tub, Beautiful Outdoor Space
This house also offers access to the community amenities like tennis courts, hiking trails, and a swimming pool. It's a grand house with two master bedrooms, a private hot tub, and plenty of space for large groups and families. There are also a couple of decks and plenty of outdoor space that the whole group can enjoy.