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Denver: our favourite places to stay

Updated by Pat Dorri on February 21 2024

Whether you're exploring the Rocky Mountains, visiting top city attractions, or enjoying the city's thriving culinary and craft beer scene, Denver promises a diverse and memorable experience.

From the historic Larimer Square, to fascinating Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, there is something for everyone in Denver. Stay a long weekend and see as much as you can!

Read on for our favorite places to stay from each category below, or click the links to skip to the hotel type you're looking for:

Where should I stay in Denver?

Our favorite hotels in Denver are all shown on the map below.

Click the icons to see each hotel's name, its category, and a quick link that takes you straight to more information further down the page.

Our favorite luxury hotel in Denver

Are you looking for a stay in Denver that is something a little bit more special? Then make sure to check into one of the finest luxury hotels around. Keep reading to see our favorite luxury stopover in this amazing city.

The Ramble Hotel

'The Fancy One'

📍 1280 25th St, Denver, CO 80205, United States

Stunning The Ramble Hotel luxury hotel, featuring lively rooftop bar, choice of restaurants, stunning views, and prime location in trendy RiNo Arts District.

Deluxe suite at The Ramble Hotel, Denver, with dark blue furnishings and panelled walls, and city views from floor to ceiling windows
Come evening retire to your opulent bedroom at The Ramble Hotel.
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Why we love staying at The Ramble Hotel

The Ramble Hotel is beautifully designed, and stunning to stay in - you won't want to leave. Here are some highlights.

  • Stunning rooms and lounges, with impressive rooftop terrace.
  • Death & Company and The Garden restaurants serve up American dishes throughout the day.
  • Stylish Suite 6a, a reservation-only private bar with signature cocktails.
  • Late night? Get your caffeine fix at the on-site coffee house.

What is there to do close to The Ramble Hotel?

Just north of Downtown Denver, The Ramble Hotel is close to the city center and top Denver sites. Here are some must-visits.

  1. Museum of Contemporary Art Denver - Cutting-edge exhibitions in a dynamic gallery space.
  2. Denver Selfie Museum - Allows visitors to capture creative and memorable selfies in interesting settings.
  3. Molly Brown House Museum - Iconic Denver landmark of the "Unsinkable" Molly Brown. Book a tour here.
  4. Denver Zoo - Vibrant animal sanctuary, packed with exhibits, conservation efforts, and educational pointers.

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Our favorite boutique hotel in Denver

There are plenty of interesting and quirky places to visit during a stay in Denver, so why not choose a hotel that also provides something a bit different Here is a hotel that we think has the 'wow' factor, that is worth checking out.

Flora House Denver

'The Quaint One'

📍 1600 Wewatta St, Denver, CO 80202, United States

Staying at Flora House Denver offers a cozy, botanical-inspired retreat, ideal for guests seeking a special escape but with top-class service and standards.

Bedroom of Flora House Denver, with white walls and linen, small kitchenette and vintage luxury furnishings
Head back to the stunning rooms at Flora House Denver. A great retreat after the bustling city sights
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Why we love staying at Flora House Denver

Staying at Flora House Denver promises a comfortable, stylish experience, close to major attractions. Keep reading to see why we think you should opt for this amazing B&B.

  • Gorgeous old house, tastefully refurbished with everything you could need.
  • Attentive hosts, who are friendly and helpful with upcoming travel plans!
  • A tasty buffet, continental or vegetarian breakfast is available every morning.
  • Head out onto the pretty courtyard and make the most of the barbecue facilities.
  • Useful free WiFi and parking on-site.

What is there to do close to Flora House Denver?

Near Flora House Denver, you can find plenty of cultural attractions and parks to enjoy. Here are some of the top attractions close by.

  1. Denver Zoo - Plenty of animal exhibits in a conservation-focused, family-friendly environment.
  2. Denver Botanic Gardens - Lush plant collections and art installations in serene settings.
  3. Thatcher Fountain - Historic, artistic landmark celebrating Denver's architectural heritage.
  4. Colorado History Museum - Insightful journey through Colorado's rich cultural and historical tapestry.
  5. Denver Museum of Nature and Science - Engaging exhibits on natural history, space, and science discoveries.

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Our favorite budget hotel in Denver

If you are looking to spend a little less on your stay in Denver, then you don't need to scrimp on quality as there are some great options around that won't break to the bank. Here is a firm favourite.

Hyatt Place Westminster Denver

'The Convenient One'

📍6865 W 103rd Ave, Westminster, CO 80021, United States

With an on-site pool, fitness center and restaurant, what's not to love at this great value stay at Hyatt Place Westminster Denver.

Outdoor terrace with firepit and loungers during early evening at Hyatt Place Denver Westminster
Enjoy relaxing on the outdoor patio at Hyatt Place Westminster Denver. Perfect for an after dinner drink.
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Why we love staying at Hyatt Place Westminster Denver

There are plenty of perks when you stay at Hyatt Place Westminster Denver. Here are some of the main reasons we think this hotel is great.

  • Make a reservation at The Placery, serving great dinner dishes and cocktail hour.
  • Want to stay active? Visit the fitness center, with modern facilities ideal for your workout routine.
  • Afterwards take a dip in the pool, perfect for some relaxation after a busy day.
  • Enjoy tasty buffet breakfast, with fresh fruit and pastries.

What is there to do close to Hyatt Place Westminster Denver?

During a stay at Hyatt Place Westminster Denver, you can expect some great places just a stones throw away. Here are some worth a visit.

  1. Sensory Park - A tranquil oasis for relaxation and sensory experiences in the city.
  2. Promenade Terrace - A rooftop retreat with stunning views and elegant ambiance.
  3. Butterfly Pavilion - Featuring vibrant butterfly exhibits and interactive educational experiences.
  4. Overland Trail Open Space - Scenic trails and natural beauty, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts.

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Our favorite family-friendly hotel in Denver

If you are making a family trip to Denver, then you are in for a treat! The city has plenty going on with family in mind, and there are lots of great hotel options that can fit you all in! Take a look below at our recommendation.

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

'The Modern One'

📍 1550 Court Place, Denver, CO 80202, United States

A modern, slick hotel, with choice of bars, restaurants, and lounges to hang out. Don't miss out on the huge fitness and wellness center or rooftop pool.

The 40-foot-high Blue Bear I see what you mean sculpture imparts a sense of fun and playfulness as it peers into Denver's downtown convention center.
Wander around Downtown Denver and you can expect some surprises and delights as you take in the city sights.
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Why we love staying at Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

The whole family can enjoy a visit to Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, with great perks including rooftop pool and dining options. Here are some highlights.

  • Visit the impressive heated rooftop pool and a 5,000-square-foot Sheraton fitness center.
  • Upgrade to Club Lounge to enjoy views of downtown Denver, Colorado, in selected suites.
  • Great choice of restaurants, including BEZEL Bar serving American delights.
  • Head to 16th Street Commons Coffee Bar and Yard House, offering both dining and take-out choices.

What is there to do close to Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel?

From Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel you can expect easy access to top Denver attractions, featuring a mile-long pedestrian promenade filled with shopping, dining, and entertainment. Here are some other highlights.

  1. Denver Art Museum - A cultural destination featuring diverse art collections and immersive exhibitions.
  2. Clyfford Still Museum - Showcases abstract artworks of Clyfford Still.
  3. Molly Brown House Museum - Preserves the historic home of Margaret "Molly" Brown, a prominent Titanic survivor.
  4. History Colorado Center - Engages visitors with interactive exhibits, showcasing local history and culture.
  5. Sculpture Park - Features captivating outdoor gallery, including public art and sculptures.

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