Known as the 'Heart of the Rockies', the city of Salida is surrounded by beautiful mountains and is the perfect retreat for outdoor enthusiasts. It is a historic town on the Arkansas River in Colorado where travelers can explore and enjoy the growing arts community. From mountain bike trails to hiking through the national forests, adventure awaits! You can also go rafting, kayaking, fishing, and relax in the healing hot springs during your vacation. There is everything from casual to fine-dining, as well as live music and theater in the evenings. Don’t forget to check out the historic Downtown area too.
Top things to do in Salida include the Arkansas Headwater Recreation Area where you can go white-water rafting and kayaking. This takes place on the Arkansas River and there are over 148 miles to explore. There are also hiking trails where you can enjoy nature too. The Monarch Crest Scenic Tram is a fantastic journey to the top of the Continental Divide, offering stunning views of the peaks. The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center features the largest indoor hot springs in the US, so you can sit back and relax in an average of 86-degree water.
You'll find plenty of lodges and inns around Salida for a comfortable stay. There are also lots of campgrounds in Arkansas Headwater Recreation Area where you can sleep under the stars.
With 300 days of sunshine every year, Salida is open to tourism all year round. The warmest times to visit are from June to September. Springtime is also a fantastic to get outdoors.
At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of your favorite providers - Airbnb, RedAwning, Priceline and more. Salida has 834 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. If you are wanting to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in Salida is only $18 a night. On average, an accommodation in Salida will cost you $206 per night.
If you need internet access during your stay in Salida, then you can choose from over 372 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 52 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 15 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Salida by car, be sure to choose from 333 accommodations that provide parking. We track 12 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to choose one of the 170 pet-friendly accommodations available.
AllTheRooms compares vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from many providers in Salida, including 228 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from RedAwning and 3 places to stay from Priceline
455 accommodations in Salida have been reviewed; 59% are rated excellent or good. 266 accommodations allow instant booking.