While some people might obsess over winter homes in Florida just to avoid seeing any snow during the winter months, those of us who enjoy hitting the slopes can understand the appeal of a winter wonderland home that is located near multiple ski resorts.
And if we are going to look at homes that are near ski resorts, the Denver area is going to be at the top of the list! Here are some fabulous homes that could make excellent winter vacation homes or full time residences for anyone who loves to ski.
This beautifully renovated condo is located in the Bear Creek neighborhood in Lakewood, Colorado about an hour east of Echo Mountain. It contains 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathroom, and a stone fireplace that will be the perfect place to warm up after a long day skiing.
In addition to the local skiing options, residents here also have access to the Bear Creek Trail System, which runs from downtown Denver all the way up into the mountains. If you are looking for a smaller size vacation home in the Denver area, this is a fantastic option.
Highlands is currently one of the most popular neighborhoods in the Denver area, so if you are looking for a trendy location, this is definitely it. This section of northwest Denver is known for its great shopping and restaurants, so you will always have plenty to do here.
The house is a 2-story Victorian home that was originally built in 1897, but has been completely updated and features a fabulous kitchen with granite countertops.
There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms inside, but the real standout feature here is the amazing outdoor space you will find out back. Imagine kicking back in front of the fire pit here after a fun afternoon on the slopes!
Reunion is a 1,500 home neighborhood located on the northeast side of Denver. It is a master-planned community that includes access to amenities like a 21,000 square foot recreation center, a 52-acre park, an 18-hole golf course, and 10 miles of trails.
This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house was built in 2005 and has the look and feel of a mountain ski lodge with a location right in Denver. In addition to the elegant wrap-around front porch, there is also a huge kitchen with granite countertops and a large master bathroom that will make you feel like you are living at a day spa.
If you are looking for a mountain retreat that is actually located right up in the mountains, Georgetown, Colorado is the place to be and this 5 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom house is a perfect rustic option.
The home has been used as a vacation rental for years and can be counted on to earn income while you are not spending time here yourself. Its location just 13 miles from Loveland Ski Resort and close proximity to 8 other popular ski resorts make it the ultimate ski bum paradise.
Pretty much every neighborhood in the Denver area is within a reasonable distance of great skiing, but it is going to be really hard to beat the view from this stunning 6,434 square foot mansion in Colorado Springs.
Built in 1998, everything about this house is focused on the amazing view. The living room, kitchen, and dining room are all positioned to offer the same amazing view. Heading upstairs, you will find even more of the same scenic views from the master bedroom and bathroom.
This is honestly just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the amazing winter homes you can find in the Denver area.
With all of them being located near world-class ski resorts, there is an awful lot to like about Denver if you are a skier!