From humble beginnings as a supplier of supplies to nearby coalmines, Crested Butte, Colorado has since emerged as “the last great Colorado ski town.” As such, it is easy to see why the area is a nexus for snow time fun. Perhaps less known, the area is also the locus for a myriad of spring, summer, and fall time fun as well. Indeed, as home to the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame, the town further buttresses its claim as the birthplace of the sport of competitive mountain biking. Regardless of what drew them to the area, the town offers impressive accommodations to make visitor’s travel experience even more fulsome.
Best Places to Stay in Crested Butte, Colorado
Whether you are looking for something located just feet from the nearest ski lift, or you are looking to bask in the luxury of a top-end B & B, Crested Butte has amazing accommodation offerings designed to meet the vacation taste of everyone in your party, including:
Christened the Crystal Inn, when first opened in 1994, a change of ownership brought a new moniker to the house that features six unique and well-appointed guestrooms: The Ruby of Crested Butte. Named for the current owner’s beloved grandmother, The Ruby of Crested Butte is ideally situated for visitors to the area’s many attractions. Each guestroom features private en suite bats, wall-mounted, high-definition televisions, complimentary wireless internet connections, and so much more. Guests can affordable relax amongst posh western antique furnishings.
From visiting nearby locally owned restaurants to afternoons spent rambling around charming boutique shops to exploring the area’s array of art centers, galleries, and museums, the Ruby of Crested Butte will provide a warm and comfortable place to return to after your day’s activities.
For shear elegance, nothing surpasses the offering at Cristiana Guesthaus. Located a mere block from the main business district, and ideally located for sampling the fine cuisine and shopping of the downtown area, the Cristiana Guesthaus is a half a football field away from free shuttles to take them up to the mountain and famous Nordic Ski Center. Hikers and bicyclists who are looking to explore the region’s unsurpassed beauty will find ready egress with nearby trails waiting to take them on an outdoor adventure.
The Cristiana Guesthaus has 21 comfortably appointed rooms, which feature their own private, recently renovated bathrooms. A free wireless connection keeps you in contact when you need to conduct business, but the room’s pillow top bed will welcome you with unabashed comfort in between runs at the ski resort.
Smack in the middle of the Crested Butte Mountain Resort base area, the Lodge at Mountaineer Square is literally “steps” from the nearest ski lift or off road trail. Located in the heart of it hall, the Lodge at Mountaineer Square is the perfect place to call “base camp” before heading out to explore the area’s many attractions and amenities.
From comfortable King rooms that feature full baths and provides an impressive amount of space for two guests to the more than 3,000 square feet available in the four-bedroom suite. With a capacity to sleep up to 12 guests, this four-bedroom penthouse luxury accommodations provide breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, and ready access to all the enjoyment that those mountains can provide.
“To learn more about Crested Butte homes that are currently listed for sale, please contact me. I’m a local real estate agent who has helped countless buyers find the Crested Butte home of their dreams!”