10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals Near YMCA, Estes Park, Colorado - Updated 2022

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Estes Park is a picturesque town possessing a landscape that blends broad pretty plains and majestic mountain ranges. With Rocky Mountain National Park at its doorstep, Estes Park is a great home base for exploring this wondrous area. Among Estes Park’s enchantments is the splendid YMCA of the Rockies. Surrounded on three sides by Rocky Mountain Nation Park, YMCA is a genuine recreational mountain paradise! YMCA offers jaw-dropping views, excellent dining, and a mind-boggling amount of activities from whitewater rafting to archery. To stay in this fun-filled environment, you must scroll down to find the top Vrbo accommodations near YMCA, Estes Park, Colorado.

1. Charming chalet near top attractions (from USD 220)

Nestled among tall trees and lots of wonderful wildlife is this two-bedroom, A-frame chalet. One of a collection of cute cabins in this tranquil area, this chalet offers a very functional space with bits of woodsy decor and easygoing furnishings. Catch glimpses of elk and deer grazing at this accommodation that’s only a short hike to Rocky Mountain National Park and the YMCA retreat. When it’s time to eat, guests can even walk to the beloved neighborhood restaurant, Dunraven, that serves delectable Italian cuisine.

1.5 mi to Estes & 1.5 mi to RMNP entrance
107 reviews  Wifi Available
chalet 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
: bedrooms are upstairs bathroom downstairs
the queen bed was comfortable
The shower is also small
you can hike right from the backyard or down the road
Beautiful views Comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
"It was pleasant" to "I loved it" and "Not really" The property was clean and not really more than we expected
The house had everything we needed and the washer and dryer were a nice bonus
(really had to duck)
The icing on the cake was the washer and dryer allowing me to leave vacation with clean clothes
The house was clean and the upstairs beds were super comfortable
Host:
very economical and relatively well furnished and stocked Owners were easy to communicate with through the VRBO app
so we get why there is not one
Did see wildlife outside the house-
a drive along Trail Ridge Road a hike to Emerald Lake and visiting the YMCA for some indoor rock climbing
but that proved too many for only four coffee cups
Location:
Nice get away but close to town
It is very conveniently located just far enough from downtown to be quite but close enough to be very convenient
In a city with great views literally everywhere
Beautiful views and a relaxing atmosphere
The street sign posted on the dirt road "Wild Bear Way" should be included in directions to the property
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2. Pet-friendly cabin in prime wilderness setting (from USD 199)

If you’re a fan of wildlife sightings and spectacular mountain views then this adorable two-bedroom cabin is for you. Don’t forget to bring the dog to this pet-friendly accommodation that boasts plenty of elk, deer, big-horn sheep, and sometimes a wayward black bear in the area. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac, this cabin, needless to say, is on a peaceful bit of land. What this cabin lacks in decor it makes up for with comfy laidback furnishings. The cabin is close to one of Rocky Mountain National Park’s easily accessed entrances.

Hummingbird in the Rockies
48 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was not a private space
The second bedroom with the daybeds and the kitchen are very large Plenty of room for suitcases and all
The windows across the front of the house made the room a nice place to relax
I also thought the glassware in the kitchen was pretty skimpy limited to big plastic tumblers and a few basic spices garlic powder
It is actually a one bedroom with a sleeping area by the kitchen
Cleanliness:
the washer and dryer were really GREAT and
Host:
communication was top notch and very responsive to any questions we may have had
the maps and books about the Rockies
Nice a nice cabin clean and neat So close to anything we wanted to do Quiet neighborhood
season salt etc would be a great addition for those of us who really want to eat meals "in "On the positive side
We loved the cabin feel the views and the coziness of this rental
Location:
A nice location Close to Park and a short drive to downtown
It is located very close to the visitors center and entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park
Comfortable cabin in a great location
Very nice cottage minutes from RMNP Location couldn't be better for exploring the park
Great place to stay Close to RMNP and everything in Estes Park
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3. Quaint mountain cabin with amazing views (from USD 348)

Herds of deer and elk come within arm’s reach of this enticing two-bedroom cabin. Situated on a wonderfully maintained piece of property, this cabin features eye-popping flower boxes on the outside and warm furnishings and decor inside. On the spacious outdoor deck that faces Rocky Mountain National Park, guests can fire up the grill for dining al fresco, enjoy relaxing moments in the hot tub, and, of course, admire breathtaking mountain views. Downtown Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park are only 3 miles (4.82 kilometers) from this cabin.

Quaint Mountain Cabin with Amazing Views- Lic # 3011
73 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cabin is stocked with everything you need
The pictures do not do it
The view from the deck is stunning
The cabin is very cozy and plenty of space for a couple on vacation
The view from the deck is breathtaking
Host:
As before great facility with outstanding rear deck and view RMNP beautiful despite no moose sightings
We appreciated that the homeowner checked in a few times to make sure we were doing well
We hope to return next year
The food in Estes Park was great and everyone we met was very nice and hospitable
Additionally the owners were very responsive and helpful during our stay when an issue arose that was our fault
Location:
The location allows you to feel secluded but is just a few minutes into town sonalso convenient to Estes
Had a great time relaxing surrounded by nature
The location is minutes from Estes with easy access to the main Park entrance and to the road leading to Long's Peak and Wild Basin
The location is perfect as it is very close to the national park as well as downtown Estes Park
The jaccuzzi was a perfect way to end the day after hiking for a few hours
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4. Secluded cabin with fantastic mountain views (from USD 298)

This two-bedroom cabin is near a shimmering lake and it boasts an interior that’s inviting and eclectic. The highlight of this cabin is the spacious, elevated outdoor deck that overlooks Estes Park. Drink in glorious mountain views while enjoying a nice cookout that’s made easy with an efficient gas grill This accommodation is dog-friendly so don’t hesitate to bring along your furry friend. Just because the cabin is in a remote area, it doesn’t mean that you’re far from civilization: grocery stores, a pro golf course, movie theaters, and more, are found nearby.

2 bedroom accommodation in Estes Park
38 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The water heater is in the closet behind that bed and is noisey
This one kills it with the view and privacy
Main complaint was that the kitchen only came stocked with decaf coffee
That room has a closet and a bit more space
and the view off the deck was incredible
Cleanliness:
It was clean and spacious
It was very clean and as advertised
The vacation rental was very clean
We had 4 people (2 adults and 2 teenagers)
The Cabin was extremely cozy and had everything we needed
Host:
Property owner / management company was very easy to communicate with and once our arrival day got closer the instructions for directions entry
so we had to make a run back to the store right after arriving
Not dirty but could have used more thorough vacuuming mopping dusting
I was more than happy with the location
would have been nice in the summer
Location:
The location from Estes is perfect
but yet just 5 minutes away from downtown shops restaurants and the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park
The cabin is clean safe and easy to get to only a few minutes from restaurants and shops
Very clean and just far enough from the busy downtown area
ProsThe view Location keeps you close to town but away from crowds and noise
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5. Stunning Rocky Mountain view in splendid chalet (from USD 595)

For a top-tier stay, you can’t beat this large five-bedroom chalet. Ideal for big traveling parties, this chalet is fully furnished with handsome furniture, lots of natural light, attractive bits of decor, and slanted ceilings to give the chalet an extra roomy feel. A standout of this chalet is the outdoor hot tub. Don’t miss the chance to take a rejuvenating soak while sipping your favorite drink. Guests can also easily drink in the beauty of tall fragrant pine trees and the dramatic cliffside that surrounds the chalet.

Stunning Rocky Mountain View - Mont Blanc Chalet lic#3180-P
128 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The amenities are great and the rooms cozy and comfortable
It was open kitchen/living concept
There is plenty of room for everyone
Had to haul several bags of trash to the transfer station on our own during the week
The views are stunning and there is plenty of room to spread out
Cleanliness:
This property was clean and well maintained
Host:
The home allowed for us to come together and make some very special memories
Shawn is extremely accommodating and the few things that needed fixed he responded right away to his handyman coming to the property to take care of it
large deck and awesome hot tub Would absolutely stay again thanks for a great experience
We sat on the deck every morning and took in the beauty
My children and grandchildren LOVED your home
Location:
white tailed deer and a black bear from the house
The location is close to Estes Park activities and virtually at the doorstep of the Rocky Mountain National Park entrance
The location is convenient for access to the national park or heading downtown to the shops
The views from this house of the Rockies is unbelievable
Had a great time Beautiful home in a lovely location
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6. Richly furnished one-bedroom cabin

Built in 1949, this recently remodeled one-bedroom cabin is a contemporary-styled gem in a wilderness environment. Small, convenient touches are found throughout, such as tissue boxes in each room and coasters on every table. The interior is superb with a living room boasting a huge moss rock fireplace and gorgeous exposed pine-log beams. Watch a multitude of wildlife from the lovely enclosed courtyard filled with pretty aspen trees. This cabin offers easy access to Estes Park’s town center and an entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Kiefer Cabin with Splendid Longs Peak Views & near Rocky Mountain National Park
137 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Perfect size for 4 cozy living room
cooked memorable meals in the well equipped kitchen
fully functional kitchen comfortable bedrooms
The mountain views were magnificent (from every room ) and I could have lounged in the comfy overstuffed living room chairs looking at the view all day
are all so comfortable it was really tough to leave
Cleanliness:
It is spacious clean and close to town yet incredibly peaceful
Very clean Great views and close access to everything including RMNP Didn't realize it would be as close as we were to other cabins
The reviews for this place were almost universally good
Host:
Eric was great to work with
well kept well supplied
The owner Eric was helpful and kind and easy to reach
My husband and I love old homes
Eric was nothing short of accommodating and very quick with answering any questions we had When we come back to Estes
Location:
2 mins away from the Estes park downtown strip
Again great location And amazing cabin
we discovered a back way into the park and found a lovely trail)
there mothers walking alone side the house 5 of them
The property was just what we were looking for Not in town but not far away
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7. Spacious log cabin with lovely mountain views

Surrounded by nature and wildlife, this two-level three-bedroom log cabin is divine for those looking for an adventuresome lodging. The upper deck affords expansive views of the area. The tiled up-to-date kitchen is fully appointed with stainless steel appliances and a roomy picnic-style table with benches. There’s also a handy washer and dryer. A toasty wood-burning fireplace heats the space nicely but you must provide your own firewood. Grocery stores can be reached on foot and many attractions like the Rocky Mountain National Park and downtown Estes Park are nearby.

Spacious Log Cabin with Mountain Views (Co. reg.#3526)
30 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
one of the room is a little too small but
Our family favorite was the deck off the master bedroom
The cabin was cozy and comfortably fit 8 people
Although we didn't cook in the kitchen in the cabin
The cabin is cozy and in a beautiful location and the owners have stocked it with everything you could possibly need
Cleanliness:
The cabin was very clean and comfortable
Cabin was very clean comfortable and offered a beautiful view
Host:
Home sleeps lots of people and was nice to have extended family all together and not in hotels
We appreciated that there was a nice selection of games books
There were a few minor mishaps when we arrived
Some elks even walk in the front yard really early in the morning
a warm fireplace and amazing views
Location:
Great location in Estes near RMNP and downtown Estes
We enjoyed the proximity of the cabin - located perfectly between downtown Estes and Rocky Mountain National Park (about 3 minutes from each)
Great Cabin Feel and very close to Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park
It has an amazing views of the mountains and was the perfect distance from downtown Estes Park
It's is right outside one of the main entrances and has such close access to Estes Park
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8. Large, renovated three-bedroom cottage

With stupendous views in all directions, a fantastic wrap-around porch, and a dog-friendly atmosphere, this spacious three-bedroom cottage is an exceptional stay for nature and animal lovers. Aside from being fully equipped with comfortable furnishings and homespun decor, this cottage features a kitchen offering every appliance from a slow cooker to a mixer. Indoor entertainment includes a smart TV with cable channels, a BluRay/DVD player with a collection of movie titles, speedy WiFi, and several board games. Sandwiched between Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park and just 4 miles (6.43 kilometers) from YMCA, this cottage is a premier locale.

scenic mountain & lake views, wraparound decks, renovated, dog-friendly cottage
654 Little Prospect Rd
92 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Dazzling cabin in top spot, with great amenities

Tucked away between Rocky Mountain National Park and downtown Estes Park, this large three-bedroom cabin is first-rate in terms of locale and lodging. This cabin is conveniently located moments from a collection of delicious eateries and great shopping. You can also reach top tourist attractions in minutes. The cabin features luxury amenities such as a soothing hot tub on the covered porch. The huge wrap-around deck has a gas grill creating a tempting spot to dine al fresco. A complimentary seasonal shuttle is close by to take guests into Estes Park’s lively downtown area.

Cabin between Rocky Mountain National Park and downtown Estes
168 reviews
cabin 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable cottage - felt like home
It was nice to be able to open the screened windows to let in the fresh mountain air
The cabin was wonderful and everything worked
Everything needed for a great stay was provided Perhaps an additional kitchen towel would have been nice xEDxB8xAC Very comfortable sofa & log bed
Cute little cabin which is close to town and the park entrance Comfortable beds and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
The cabin was clean and ready by the time we arrived
It had everything we wanted and more
Host:
It was beautiful waking up to all kinds of animals in our backyard
We saw deer and owls from our lot Our kids loved sleeping in the loft and our dog loved the yard
Close encounters with an elk plus two deer
The view from the back porch is great and awesome for star gazing at night
Location:
Estes Park the best of Colorado
Very nice cabin in a great location
We were just minutes from the park entrance and minutes to downtown
Loved the backyard and the visitors
Easy drive to town in such a way to avoid traffic Note
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10. Classic cabin near Rocky Mountain National Park

Amid a cluster of ponderosa and aspen trees is this two-bedroom cabin which displays a rustic beauty and an easygoing ambiance. Constructed in 1923, this cabin offers a mixture of a bygone era and modern-day conveniences. An outdoor wood deck with a barbecue grill offers a great place to dine outside. For guests’ comfort, there are ceiling fans in the bedroom to use in the summertime and during winter months, central heating warms the place nicely with the addition of the toasty and attractive wood-burning fireplace found in the cozy living room.

Classic Estes Park Cabin near Rocky Mountain National Park
193 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The creaky floor in the kitchen take makes the glassware in the hutch will ring in our ears as reminders of this lovely home for us
It was so comfortable and stocked with everything we needed
a decent-sized fridge
The view from the enclosed porch as well as from the bedroom were beautiful
and there is plentiful and easy parking behind the cabin
Host:
The cabin was well stocked and the owner was very responsive
/ well maintained beautuful views owners responsiveness to questions makes their rentals perfect choices
microwave as well as dishes cookware and utensils
We enjoyed walking in the neighborhood as well as driving to our favorite hiking areas in RMNP and driving up Fall River Road to Trail Ridge Road
We made every meal at the cabin which saved us a lot of money
Location:
The location is perfect for exploring Estes Park eateries and microbrews
Spent 3 nights in this wonderful cabin just a few minutes from Estes Park and the entrance to RMNP
well equipped kitchen Excellent location in a quiet neighborhood
We enjoyed the front porch where we played board games and ate dinner
The owners have kept the integrity of its original charm in place or have at least brought it back to the original retreat it was built for Though its location to Estes and Rocky Mountain National ...
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Joyful lodging near YMCA

Time at YMCA of the Rockies is a one-of-a-kind vacation experience in an exceptional environment. After you’ve spent the day rock climbing and roasting marshmallows by a campfire, recover at one of these stellar Vrbo accommodations near YMCA, so you can be ready for the next day’s adventures!

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