Fairplay, Colorado is a historic mining town with plenty of charm and mountain scenery. The town is known for its fishing, hiking and for being the inspiration for the Comedy Central TV show “South Park.” Whether you want to explore the forest or become a part of the old west, Fairplay is fun for the whole family. Book your trip to Fairplay today!
Although Fairplay is a small town, there is still so much to do and see! The first thing you should check out is The South Park City Museum. This rebuilt ghost town has a saloon, school and western reenactments. Keep with the old west theme and visit the American Safari Ranch. Here you can horseback ride, take ATV tours, fish and much more. If you happen to visit Fairplay toward the end of July, you have to go to The Burro Days Festival. This annual event includes the longest burro race in the state and it also has parades and other fun entertainment for the whole family. Pack a picnic and hike the many trails of Pike National Forest. These mountains are also great for cross country skiing in the winter.
Located nearly in the center of Colorado, Fairplay is close to many other beautiful destinations of “The Centennial State.” Just two hours west of Fairplay and you’ll be in Aspen, which is famous for its skiing and scenic views. For even more hiking trails and waterfalls go to Colorado Springs, which is less than two hours east of Fairplay. The city of Denver is about an hour a half north and has many outdoor and city activities, including the Denver Broncos NFL team and the Denver Botanic Gardens. Last but not least, explore Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes Park, just three hours north of Fairplay.
No matter where you choose to visit in Colorado, Tripping has the perfect vacation rental for you! Whether you’re looking to stay in the heart of Fairplay or in a cozy cabin out in the woods, vacation rentals are the way to go for convenience and price. Colorado also has wonderful camping options during the summer, but be sure to book your spot early, they fill up fast!
The closest airport to Fairplay is in Aspen, however, it may be easier to fly into Denver depending on where you’re coming from. If you’re staying in town, it is easy to walk to most places the town has to offer. Because of the mountain terrain, it is easiest to rent a car and drive to Fairplay and explore the other surrounding towns. Fairplay also has a Greyhound bus station and a shuttle service between towns.
Looking for a vacation rental in Fairplay? Tripping.com has 44 vacation rental homes available in Fairplay. You'll find 1 studios, 7 1-bedroom, 8 2-bedroom and 28 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $76 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Fairplay is $188 while the average price of a weekly rental is $25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Fairplay home is $25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 13 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Fairplay. In addition to accommodating pets, Fairplay rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 39 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 38 have TV and/or cable and 2 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 4 vacation rental sites in Fairplay where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, TripAdvisor, and Booking.com. There are 28 HomeAway rentals, 10 TripAdvisor short term rentals and 5 Booking.com vacation rentals.