Destination guide

Lively Old Town will entice you

Enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Old Town. Well known for its opera houses, restaurants and university setting, this walkable city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Old Town

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Old Town a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fort Fun (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Collindale Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Environmental Learning Center (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old Town

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Old Town is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rotary Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • South Bay Campground at Horsetooth Reservoir (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Horsetooth Mountain Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Boyd Lake State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Benson Sculpture Garden (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

Transportation to and around Old Town

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 46.6 mi (75 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 55 mi (88.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Old Town?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 139 vacation rentals near Old Town. From 67 Houses to 44 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Old Town for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Old Town?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Old Town:

  • Old Town North: 31 vacation rentals
  • Old Town West: 102 vacation rentals
  • University Park: 88 vacation rentals
  • Historic Fort Collins High School: 46 vacation rentals
  • River Rock: 75 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Old Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 67 Houses in Old Town. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old Town include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 44 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Old Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Old Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.