If you’re planning a honeymoon, mini-moon or romantic weekend away in the gorgeous Rocky Mountain state of Colorado, this list is for you! From hotels and resorts in the mountain, city and beyond, we’re sharing the top destinations in Colorado to honeymoon at.
The iconic Broadmoor at the gateway of the Rockies is the ideal Rocky Mountain location to celebrate your recent nuptials. For more than a century, this 5,000-acre mountain getaway has been the host to countless couples beginning their married life in the Rockies. Festivities abound from a cabana reservation at our outdoor pool, zip lining through Seven Falls, al fresco lunch at 1858, spa services at the award-winning Spa and a fine dining experience at The Penrose Room. The Broadmoor’s adventures or options for relaxing, round out a full week of activities for you and your partner.
Nestled at the base of Aspen Mountain sits the five-star luxury destination of St. Regis Aspen. This Colorado honeymoon destination is home to world-class skiing and is only steps away from the historic Aspen downtown. Spend your honeymoon enjoying tasty eats at some of the best restaurants in the state and stop by some darling luxury boutiques. Soak in their outdoor heated pool and and hot tubs, overlooking Aspen Mountain or book a day of relaxation at Remède Spa. Whether visiting in winter or summer, your honeymoon will be the epitome of rustic elegance with a stay at The St. Regis Aspen.
Book your honeymoon at the Ritz Carlton, Bachelor Gulch for a romantic getaway immersed in pure luxury. Enveloped by the natural beauty of Beaver Creek, this luxury resort weaves its surroundings into nearly every hotel experience. Regional microbrews are served at Buffalos gastropub, activated charcoal sourced from Colorado mines is used in the spa’s signature Miner’s Mineral Mud Wrap and resort activities pay tribute to the great outdoors, from ski-in/ski-out access during the winter to hiking and kayaking in the warmer months.
An ultra-luxurious experience, the Arrabelle at Vail Square captures the romance of Vail’s alpine legacy. Your honeymoon at the Arrabelle is just steps from world-class skiing in the heart of Lionshead Village and features 81 spacious, elegantly designed guest rooms. Visit the onsite spa for a relaxing honeymoon experience with natural ingredients, and an exquisite dining experience at the Tavern on the Square, where comfort food meets casual mountain elegance.
Plan your honeymoon at Duton Springs Resort for a secluded retreat in the stunning San Juan Mountains. Providing authentic, immersive experiences, Dunton Destinations is a celebration of exceptional food and wine, active engagement with stunning natural surroundings, and industry leading sustainable operations to protect those natural surroundings in a compelling way. Soak in the Duton Hot Springs, hike amongst miles of forest and stay in one of the authentically restored log cabins for a relaxing honeymoon retreat.
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European elegance awaits at the Sonnenalp Hotel in Vail. Plan a honeymoon of indulgence with a visit to the Sonnenalp Spa and plan a private meal at ALLGÄU for a honeymoon of pure romance. A Vail staple for over 40 years, the Sonnenalp is a pillar of the Vail experience. Cozy up in the German-inspired living room or enjoy authentically region hearty favorites at the Swiss Chalet. Your romantic honeymoon awaits at the Sonnenalp.
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Experience the extraordinary for your honeymoon at The Peaks Resort & Spa. Conveniently located at the base of Telluride Ski & Golf Resort, The Peaks offer ski-in/ski-out service during the winter months for ultimate optimization of your time. You and your new spouse can enjoy mountain views from every room and unwind at the largest spa and fitness center in Colorado during your stay. Get ready to relax, recharge and reconnect during your honeymoon stay at The Peaks.
Vista Verde Ranch is a AAA Four Diamond-rated luxury guest ranch located just north of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Although the accommodations are beautiful, the food amazing and the service top-notch, the ranch still offers a relaxed and down to earth atmosphere. Enjoy trail riding and clinics, hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking, fly fishing, rafting, and hot air ballooning during a visit in the summer. In the winter you can participate in: skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, sledding, and riding on snowy trails or in the indoor arena.
Hotel Jerome has been the social hub of Aspen since its opening in 1889 at the height of the town’s silver boom, known as the place where all great stories were born and are told. As the only Aspen hotel to survive the silver crash, the long pre-ski-resort winters, and the Depression, we’ve seen cowboys ride through our doors, 10th Mountain Division soldiers gather round over pints after training on the slopes, and Hunter S. Thompson holding court during his run for sheriff. You can’t experience Aspen, without experiencing Jerome.
Home of the world-renowned Aspen Institute, Aspen Meadows Resort offers 22,000 square feet of ultra-modern event space, as well as 98 stylishly appointed guest suites. You and your new spouse can celebrate your marriage enjoying tasty treats from the three restaurants, visiting the health center, playing a game on one of the five tennis courts, and strolling through two art galleries. Whether visiting in the summer or winter, you’re sure to love this Bauhaus-inspired resort.
Discover a newfound sense of connection at Viceroy Snowmass during your Rocky Mountain honeymoon. Your honeymoon experience at Viceroy Snowmass will be a truly uplifting getaway featuring the country’s best hiking and biking trails surrounded by the majestic peaks of Snowmass. At the only luxury resort in Snowmass, you can explore the local flavors of Colorado high country at their restaurants. Get in touch with inner peace at their spa, a sprawling 7,000-sq-ft. sanctuary, and outdoor pools. Come for the thrill of adventure, quiet sanctuary, and to create lifelong memories.
The Ramble Hotel, located in Denver’s River North Art District, is inspired from 17th century French Salons. This boutique hotel is the perfect Colorado honeymoon spot thanks to it’s welcoming atmosphere and commitment to bringing you an authentic connection to the River North Art District. Enjoy a craft cocktail at Death & Co. or spend your honeymoon exploring RiNo during your stay at The Ramble Hotel.
Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa is located in the Palisades of Western Colorado. Your stay will be filled with some of nature’s most spectacular sights and endless adventure. Create your perfect Rocky Mountain honeymoon: scale the peaks, go horseback riding, unearth dinosaur bones, pamper yourself in the spa, dine under a chandelier of brilliant stars. Find your home in the heart of red rock country during your Colorado honeymoon at Gateway Canyons.
The Wyman Hotel is a wonderful and modern contrast to Silverton, Colorado’s rugged mountains and Wild West charm. Located on Silverton’s main street, the 1902 landmark building has been reimagined with the comforts and amenities of an urban boutique hotel and is a welcoming, thoughtfully appointed space, perfect for artists, creatives, and adventurers. Plan your honeymoon at The Wyman for a unique experience filled with luxurious details and custom finishes throughout each room, while preserving and highlighting the unique, original features.
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An authentic dude ranch in the heart of Colorado awaits at C Lazy U Ranch. As soon as you step onto the Ranch, you’ll feel at home amongst the Colorado mountains and rustic architecture. Unplug and unwind with a day of horseback riding, exploration and genuine warmth and hospitality. Celebrate your marriage with a stay at C Lazy U Ranch for an unforgettable experience in the Rockies.
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Chipeta Solar Springs Resort & Spa is your retreat in the Rockies where adventure meets relaxation. A smaller resort, Chipeta Resort is the perfect place for a honeymoon full of intentionality and relaxation. Plan a spa day or soak in their pool for a southwestern experience in the San Juan Mountains.
When the mountains are calling, Vail is like nothing on earth. Their Resort is situated at the front door of this history-rich village, steeped in pioneering spirit and untamed refinement, with legendary Vail Mountain just steps away. Come and celebrate the great outdoors with the Four Seasons Vail – best experienced through their team’s passion and excitement for unparalleled adventure – then recharge in their award-winning Spa and cap off your days with an al-fresco swim under the stars.
Blue sky, emerald green pine trees and granite cliffs frame all of your adventures at Taylor River Lodge. Formerly used as a locals general store for fishing and tackle, this remote Colorado property, located in the outskirts of Crested Butte in Taylor Canyon, has since been transformed into a private, eight-cabin retreat. Fishing is at the heart of the experience, with a stocked trout pond and a mile stretch of semi-private river steps from the cabins, and the Gunnison River minutes away for float trips. The surrounding mountains offer rugged single track and scenic hiking trails, and the on-site, rock climbing wall, archery and hatchet throwing area will seal the deal on your perfect Colorado honeymoon.
Interested in exploring other honeymoon destinations? Check out our Honeymoon Collective for a list of the best honeymoon destinations in the world!