Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Lafayette

The lake and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Lafayette. This city is walkable and relaxing, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and biking. Folsom Field and National Center for Atmospheric Research are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lafayette

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Lafayette has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Elitch Gardens Theme Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Coal Creek Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Eagle Trace Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Bay Aquatic Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Flatirons Golf Course (6.8 mi / 11 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lafayette

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lafayette. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chautauqua Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Broomfield County Commons Open Space (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Westminster City Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Valmont City Park (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Boulder Fish Observatory (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Boulder Reservoir (9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lafayette

The nearest airport is in Broomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.), which is 24.5 mi (39.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lafayette?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 437 vacation rentals near Lafayette. From 272 Houses to 98 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 Lafayette for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lafayette?

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 Lafayette:

  • Union Station: 471 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Denver: 166 vacation rentals
  • Cherry Creek: 444 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 192 vacation rentals
  • Baker: 120 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • WOW Children's Museum: 1,355 vacation rentals
  • Indian Peaks Golf Course: 1,241 vacation rentals
  • United States Mint: 1,451 vacation rentals
  • Coors Field: 860 vacation rentals
  • Denver's Downtown Aquarium: 833 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lafayette 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 Lafayette?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 272 Houses in Lafayette. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lafayette include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 98 rentals available
  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lafayette?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 81 vacation rentals with pool available in Lafayette. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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