When choosing where to stay in the Telluride/Mountain Village region, location is very important, depending on your needs and interests. Whether you decide on lodging in Telluride or Mountain Village, our FREE gondola makes it easy to get to and from either town. Make sure to check out our Lodging Specials page to capitalize on our Telluride lodging deals.
There are 5 areas to consider when staying in Telluride and please note that nothing in Telluride is far away! You can walk through the entire Town of Telluride in 15 minutes. Access to the ski mountain, by foot, at the furthest point is also 15 minutes away. Our interactive lodging maps can also be helpful when deciding where to stay in Telluride.
Telluride West End
Where the most concentration of Telluride condos are located. This is an affordable “local’s area” in Telluride. Between Telluride hotel rooms or condo accommodations, this area offers a variety of different price points. One of the only true Telluride ski-in/ski-out lodging locations is offered in this area. If you want to feel what it’s like to be a Telluride local, choose the West End.
Telluride Gondola District
The Telluride Gondola district is located in the heart of Telluride’s historic district. This area offers a nice mixture of Victorian-style private homes and modern condos. Staying in this area, you’ll be closest to downtown Telluride restaurants, shopping and nightlife, as well as the complimentary Telluride gondola. This neighborhood offers easy ski access and is very family-friendly!
Telluride East End
This area is closest to Town Park, where all the iconic Telluride music festivals are held- Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Telluride Blues and Brews, The Ride Festival just to name a few. Lodging options here are mainly condominiums, and most of them boast spectacular views!
Check out our condos at Ghostriders in the East End.
Mountain Village Core
This area is a true skiers’ paradise! Visitors will find plenty of ski-in/ski-out options from hotel rooms to condominiums. Located right by lift #4, the free gondola, and the ski school, you can hit the slopes easily from this area!
Where the Telluride vacation homes are! Great options for family getaways, the private homes in this area often feature great ski access, private hot tubs, and plenty of room to hang out with family or friends.
If you still aren't sure and are determined to find the best place to stay in Telluride, don't hesitate to contact our team of knowledgeable locals that help travelers just like you plan unforgettable vacations every day.