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Golden, Colorado Travel Guide

Brimming with natural beauty, fascinating history, cultural attractions and southern charm, Golden is the embodiment of classic Colorado and offers plenty of exhilarating sporting and outdoor activities just minutes away from Denver.

Things to Do in Golden, Colorado

Simply hanging out in the town center is a fun way to pass the time in Golden. The historic downtown district’s streets are lined with bars that play live music, art galleries showcasing the works of local artists, and tons of distilleries, craft beer houses and taverns. In other words, Golden is perhaps one of the most fun stopping points in Colorado. Other great things to do in Golden include hiking or whitewater rafting at Clear Creek Park, and visiting Coors Brewery -- the home of one of America’s best-loved beers.

Best Places to Stay in Golden, Colorado

Downtown Golden, Mesa Meadows, and Canyon Point all place visitors close to Golden’s main strip, as well as being just a short drive from the local national parks.

Best Time to Visit Golden, Colorado

The summer months are the best time to visit Golden when the temperatures are at their highest and most pleasant -- perfect for getting back to nature.

Price and Availability Index in Golden

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Golden is in August, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Golden is in the high season in July. Golden has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Golden tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Golden tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Golden

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Golden. The warmest months in Golden are June and July, when temperatures reach 100 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -7 ˚F. The wettest month in Golden is April with 3.15 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.45 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Golden

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. AllTheRooms has 452 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Golden, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Golden can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $26 per night. On average, a place to stay in Golden will cost you $195 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Golden, then you can choose from over 258 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 51 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 29 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Golden? Then choose one of the 254 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 7 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 59 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Golden accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 7 providers, including 209 places to stay from Airbnb, 43 accommodations from VRBO and 11 places to stay from Homeaway.

306 of our accommodations in Golden have been reviewed and rated. 75% are rated excellent or good. 135 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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