Where to stay around Florissant?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 262 vacation rentals near Florissant. From 125 houses to 98 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Florissant for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Florissant?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Florissant. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pikes Peak Historical Society Museum: 304 vacation rentals
  • Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center: 398 vacation rentals
  • Pikes Peak: 986 vacation rentals
  • Royal Gorge Bridge: 37 vacation rentals
  • Pikes Peak Cog Railway: 1,062 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Florissant listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Florissant?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 125 houses in Florissant. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Florissant include:

  • Cabins: 98 rentals available
  • Lodges: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Florissant?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 185 mountain rentals in Florissant. You have also many other possibilities in Florissant area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 152 rentals
  • Ski rentals: 128 rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 30 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Florissant?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 50 vacation rentals with pool available in Florissant. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Mountain Homes in Manitou Springs

    The Rocky Mountains have a beautiful backdrop with peaks and valleys dressed in a variety of weather. Vacations in the Manitou Springs area is an example of pristine skiing, fishing, and hunting. Homes come with expansive windows with views of the great outdoors. Accommodations of stone fireplaces, gourmet kitchens, and cathedral ceilings of stunning wood make this a repeat getaway.

    Fly Fishing in Manitou Springs

    This is a fisherman’s paradise with the day starting out by checking the fish report. There are lakes, streams, ponds, creeks, and rivers to fall in love with. A variety of species include the popular bluegill, trout, and sucker. Anglers should come prepared for large catches using both live bait and lures such as jigs, bobbers, and flies. Colorado Springs is the nearby sister city that leads to more fishing spots including reservoirs. Seasonal options include ice fishing in the winter and angler and pro series throughout the rest of the year.

    Wilderness and Historical Wonderland Attractions

    Spend the day visiting places that can only be found in Manitou Springs from castles to caves. Miramont Castle is a historic museum built in the late 1800s, while Seven Falls is nature’s historical landmark. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is a combination of a days gone by and modern wonder with year round availability.

    • Miramont Castle: Beauty abounds in this mystical place with perfect gardens and Victorian rooms. Enjoy freshly made pastries with tea in the Queen’s Parlour Tea Room. Follow this experience with a tour of 30 exquisitely decorated rooms. The exterior is adorned by gardens with local flora that beckon a leisurely stroll.
    • Seven Falls: Sightseeing at its best with spectacular vistas can be found at Seven Falls. There are 224 steps to the top of a canyon wall that soars 1,250 feet. Once the pictures are taken, visit the 10 zip-lines that travel over 250 to 1,800 feet of canyons. More activities include hiking over rope bridges and trails leading through endless canyons with unique cliffs and geological formations. Take the slow road with a ride on the Broadmoor Cog Railway with stops at strategically placed lookouts.
    • Cheyenne Mountain Zoo: This one of a kind zoo has over 140 acres at nearly 7,000 feet above the sea. Guests are treated to over 30 endangered animals, while over 750 inhabitants call this mountain oasis home. Rhinoceros, giraffes, monkeys, and more roam the grounds providing a window into life on the continents of Africa and Australia. Bring binoculars and cameras for the Mountaineer Sky Ride.

    Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

    Archaeology enthusiasts will spend loads of time exploring this national treasure. The 28-mile scenic drive from Manitou Springs leads to well-preserved plant and insect fossils in shale that date back to the Eocene age. Walk on volcanic ash and witness the algal bloom from a lake filled with diatoms. Nearby Pikes Peaks is another extraordinary outdoors delight with caves and caverns to explore. Access most attractions from a ride on the Pikes Peak Cog Railway.

    The Weather in Manitou Springs

    During the summer months, lows can dip in to the 50s, while low to upper 80s rule the day. Winters are snowy with temperatures in the mid-teens for the low, while highs reach the lower 40s during the day. Depending on the time of the getaway, pack for skiing or hunting.

    Reaching Manitou Springs

    Flights in to nearby Colorado Springs Municipal Airport offer a quick drive to this destination. RVs are a popular option with various parks throughout the countryside. Private or rental cars are ideal for reaching this destination and the plethora of attractions.