It's not uncommon for guests to return to this luxury vacation rental located right in the mountain village of Telluride. Gorgeous views, attentive staff and access to all the action make these one- to four-bedroom condominiums a top choice for travelers. Warm and inviting, each unit features an oversized living room, large dining area, gourmet kitchen, jetted tubs, all of which make for a pleasant stay. Amenities run the gamut from a private lift with direct ski access to an afternoon reception.
Bear Creek Lodge 135 San Joaquin Road Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
Behind the stone façade of this luxury boutique hotel are privately owned residences that double as exclusive vacation rentals. Inviting accommodations include Egyptian cotton linens, kitchenettes, flat panel televisions and more. Ski-in/ski out access, along with spa services and outdoor hot tubs add to the appeal.
Lumiere Hotel 118 Lost Crek Lane Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
The Hotel Telluride
Exquisitely furnished accommodations, fine service and a host of amenities help this elegant hotel regularly land on the best lists of Conde Nast Traveler and Travel & Leisure. Guests can look forward to taking in the mountain views from the outdoor hot tubs, enjoying a little TLC in the spa and free shuttle service right to the gondola.
The Hotel Telluride 199 North Cornet Street Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
The Peaks Resort & Spa
A tranquil place to stay, The Peaks Resort & Spa is a ski-in/ski out mountain resort offering something to do each season. The property features 162 guestrooms including 32 suites along with amenities galore such as the 42,000 square foot Spa at The Peaks, 5,200 square feet of flexible event space, a kid's camp program, full-service salon-just to name a few.
The Peaks Resort & Spa 136 Country Club Drive Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
Brown Dog Pizza
One whiff of what was voted the best pizza in town and your mouth might water. With a crust described as crispy, airy, chewy and golden brown, you'll think you've died and gone to pizza heaven. Offering Classic American thin-crust pizza and Detroit Square Pizza, there are also other equally appetizing items, such as subs, burgers, chicken wings and pastas.
Brown Dog Pizza 110 E Colorado Ave Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
La Cocina de Luz
For tasty handmade tortillas and much more in way of Mexican and Southwestern cuisine, head to La Cocina de Luz. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served, with whole foods and a contemporary twist. Whether guests order the Chile Rellenos, tostados or tamales de elote, they can be sure that the ingredients are organic, free-range, additive-free and locally-grown. Expect a casual atmosphere, with counter service and indoor and outdoor patio seating.
La Cocina de Luz 123 East Colorado Avenue Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
Guests will feel like they have stepped into Old Italy when they enter the charming Rustico Ristorante. Specialty dishes come from a diverse selection of regions, with the emphasis on authentic. Whether diners have the Spaghetti Al Sato or Ravioli Del Giorno, they can be certain that they've been lovingly prepared following tried and true tradition. An enclosed veranda, fireplace, villa rooms and stone walls complete the intimate dining experience.
Rustico Ristorante 114 East Colorado Avenue Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
The perfect harmony of taste and aroma is achieved at Siam, the place to go for authentic Thai cuisine in Telluride. While the recipes date centuries back, the food is prepared with the top quality ingredients, with no MSG used in any of the dishes. The diverse menu traditional Thai appetizers and contemporary dishes like Niko Siam, the restaurant's take on Cordon Bleu.
Siam Telluride 200 S Davis Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110
Despite its name, Telluride Bistro specializes in authentic Italian food that is fresh, organically grown and locally produced. Dinner items include hearty staples such as Spaghetti Con Scampi and Manicotti. The service is impeccable, the atmosphere casual and the prices reasonable.
Telluride Bistro 138 East Colorado Avenue Telluride, CO 81435 Toll Free: 888-267-5475 Ext. 3110