With jaw-dropping mountains, a chic and stylish downtown area, and boundless nature, Aspen might just be one of the world’s greatest adventure destinations. Colorado is a dream destination for outdoor lovers. There are four different ski slopes accessible from town, drawing in thousands of powder hounds from around the country every winter. But the fun doesn’t stop once the spring thaw arrives. Nearby alpine lakes and forested valleys are ripe for exploring in fairer weather.
Luckily for all you nature lovers, there’s a whole host of stylish Airbnb options for your mountain getaway. From ski-in ski-out retreats to contemporary downtown condos, we’ve managed to select what we think are the top 12 Airbnb Aspen vacation rentals, spanning a range of budgets, travel styles, and home types.
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Best Airbnbs in Aspen at a Glance
- Most Romantic Airbnb in Aspen for couples: Modern Riverfront Condo
- Best Airbnb in Aspen for families: Large Aspen Family Home
- Best Airbnb in Aspen for big groups: $9 Million Luxury Aspen Apartment
- Most Unique Airbnb in Aspen: Artists Chalet
Ski enthusiasts may also be interested in our roundup of beautiful Airbnbs in Breckenridge.
Beautiful Airbnb Aspen Vacation Rentals – Best Of
Most Romantic Airbnb: Modern Riverfront Condo in Downtown Aspen
If you’re looking for a romantic Aspen getaway, this modern condo located on the Roaring Fork River might be the perfect fit. The open kitchen/living space enjoys great views over the water, complete with a fireplace as well as plush, minimalist furnishings. When you add in year-round access to the residence’s heated pool and hot tubs, you’re left with one of the more romantic Airbnbs in Aspen.
Best for Families: Large Aspen Family Home
This family-sized ski-lodge has broad appeal, perfect year-round for a vacation whether you’re a family of ski fans or a group of friends looking to host a bachelorette party. There are 6 bedrooms and an outdoor hot tub perfect for a glass of champagne, while vaulted ceilings, exposed brick, and panoramic views bring a rustic touch to the living spaces. This is one Aspen Airbnb that has it all.
Best for Big Groups: $9 Million Luxury Aspen Apartment
This super chic Airbnb Aspen vacation rental sure is good looking; stay here and your head will be constantly swiveling between the astonishing mountain views and gorgeous interior design. This 5-bedroom property can sleep up to 16 guests, making it perfect for a large family getaway or work retreat. The stylish common area, dining room, kitchen and family room allow for plenty of relaxed downtime hanging out as a group.
Most Unique: Artists Chalet
Looking to escape the bustle and retreat inside a private mountain villa? It happens here. This chalet is located on 40 acres of private land, meaning you won’t see another soul if you don’t want to. Inside, inspiration strikes in every room: windows grant whimsical mountain views, while bright, airy spaces encourage reading and writing. With boundless nature on its doorstep, it’s a great option for those looking to disconnect.
Other Beautiful Aspen Airbnb Vacation Rentals
Peaceful Mountain Home
There’s something dreamy about this Airbnb, a cozy mountain cabin perfect for an extended family getaway. You’ll marvel at how the natural light illuminates the earthy interior, and the fully stocked industrial kitchen is perfect if you enjoy cooking up larger communal meals. The two crackling fireplaces, a hot tub, and an outdoor deck make this the ideal mountain retreat for cozying up with your loved ones.
Custom Designed Aspen Condo
Get ready to live like royalty at this mountain queen of an Airbnb, located right next to the Shadow Mountain ski lift. This top floor luxury condo has room for 8 guests, making it the perfect option for a getaway with your extended family or larger group of friends. With vaulted ceilings, mountain views, the latest in smart home technology, and hand-crafted furniture, this is truly a one-of-a-kind stay.
Aspen Luxury Apartment
If you’re after the best mountain views in Aspen, this 4-bedroom contemporary home might just be the one for you. Floor to ceiling windows brings the outdoors inside, illuminating the elegant interior with dappled light reflected off the nearby mountains. Heated floors keep things cozy in the winter, and with space for up to 12 guests, it’s ideal for a large vacation with friends, family, or even a work retreat.
Luxury Modern Mountain Home
Once you fall asleep once on the plush beds in this luxurious mountain home, you’ll feel like you’ve died and gone to heaven. Add this to and all of the other thoughtful amenities on offer and it’s clear that this mountain home one of the nicest Airbnbs in Aspen. Highlights include the 2 fireplaces, beautiful artworks featured throughout the home, and the private entrance to the complex’s pool and hot tub area.
Ski-In Mountain Modern with Views
For a playful vacation rental that is equally as entertaining as Aspen’s outdoor adventures, look no further. With ladders, loft spaces, a cargo net hanging over the hallway for relaxing and a hammock on the front deck, this home is part Airbnb part jungle gym. Once you’re done playing, relaxing by the cozy fireplace, and admiring the mountain vistas should be at the top of your to-do list.
Aspen Mountain Ski-in/Out Retreat
Location is everything at this inviting mountain retreat, steps from the Shadow Mountain chairlift. With such great access, this really is a slice of ski-in ski-out heaven. Sleeping up to four, it’s perfect for small families or groups of friends. The stylish residence also comes with incredible views, a fireplace for cozy evenings, and plenty of natural light. Oh, and did we mention it’s only a few blocks from downtown?
Top of Mill 4
If you’re after the ultimate skiing vacation, this Airbnb in Aspen might be the one for you. The architectural masterpiece is one of only five ski-in ski-out chalets on Aspen Mountain, and with space for 16, it’s perfect for large families or groups of friends. After an exhausting day on the slopes, kick back with a game of pool or delve into the wine tasting cellar for a tipple.
Aspen Core Luxury Condo
This relatively new Airbnb in Aspen is quickly becoming a popular pick in Aspen thanks to its prime location. It’s just blocks away from the Silver Queen Gondola and downtown Aspen, where you’ll find chic coffee houses, restaurants, and shops. With added access to a community grill and hot tub on-site, it’s a great choice if you’re a small group who love to socialize when you’re not out exploring.