Destination guide

Head to the remote city of Hesperus

The lake, wildlife and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Hesperus. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its skiing and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hesperus

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hesperus a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ski Hesperus (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Soda Canyon Overlook Trail (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Hillcrest Golf Club (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • Dalton Ranch Golf Club (24.2 mi / 39 km)
  • San Juan Country Club (25 mi / 40.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hesperus

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Hesperus is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prater Ridge Trail (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Point Lookout Trail (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Farming Terrace Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Knife Edge Trail (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Spruce Canyon Trail (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Petroglyph Point Trail (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hesperus

The nearest airport is in Durango, CO (AMK-Animas Air Park), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Durango, CO (DRO-La Plata County), which is 22 mi (35.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Hesperus?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 320 vacation rentals near Hesperus. From 176 Houses to 71 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 Hesperus for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Hesperus:

  • Purgatory Resort: 168 vacation rentals
  • Columbine Lake (Purgatory Lake Drive): 196 vacation rentals
  • Dalton Ranch: 39 vacation rentals
  • The Ranch: 15 vacation rentals
  • Sky Ridge: 28 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 Hesperus?

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

  • Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad: 359 vacation rentals
  • Long House: 71 vacation rentals
  • Spruce Tree House: 70 vacation rentals
  • Mesa Verde National Park Entrance: 94 vacation rentals
  • Dalton Ranch Golf Club: 686 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 176 Houses in Hesperus. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hesperus include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 71 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 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 Hesperus?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 57 vacation rentals with pool available in Hesperus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.