Nestled in a box canyon with the steep, forested San Juan mountains surrounding it, the town of Telluride, Colorado, offers striking mountain scenery and a host of outdoor recreation possibilities, from hiking to horseback riding to skiing to fishing. Throw in a colorful history and the pioneering spirit of Rocky Mountain culture and it's no wonder visitors from far and wide come back year after year for a stay at Telluride hotels.
Once a mining town, Telluride is now best-known for its skiing scene and abundant natural wonders. There are more than 2,000 acres of ski terrain here, constantly expanding since it opened as a resort in the 1970s. The town receives more than 300 inches of snowfall a year, and enjoys about 300 days of sunshine. In the summer, visitors enjoy biking, hiking, rafting, and horseback riding around the region, which can be arranged easily and efficiently from the various hotels in Telluride.
Charm and Elegance in Telluride
Mountain Village, Telluride’s neighboring area, is styled to resemble a European ski resort. Connected to Telluride by a charming gondola ride, it’s a lively village where every inch is picture-perfect. Book a Telluride cheap hotel here and experience the town's greatest asset—a feeling of true seclusion and peace amidst easy access to spas, restaurants, boutique shopping, and so much more.