Westminster is a northwestern suburb of Denver, and is known for its history, picturesque scenery, and welcoming locals. In 1891 the construction of the Westminster Castle begun, and the building is still standing as of today -- bringing visitors from around the world to the small suburb. It's also a fantastic place for families, who can enjoy the water park, butterfly pavilion, and abundance of outdoor activities.
Westminster has plenty of things to do, suitable for all ages and traveler types. The extensive trail network means there's no excuse not to spend quality time outside. One of the best trails is the Big Dry Creek Trail, packed with beautiful lush green trees, lots of wildlife and a range of bird species are in this area. It's great for walking, biking and hiking -- just make sure to keep an eye out for rabbits, deer, fox, and rare butterflies!
For an equally stunning day out, head to the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. The national park is free to enter and has many trails to explore, ponds and lakes to swim or fish in, as well as bathroom facilities.
If you're hoping to get up-close with insects, the Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center allows guests to walk among the hundreds of butterflies and learn about their habitat. Colorado is well known for its wildflowers, and many of these are planted in the pavilion. Remember to bring your camera as the scenes are truly Instragrammable! On rainy days, the Arvada Center for the Arts hosts performing arts shows, art pieces, and various workshops. There's even an outdoor stage for the summer months.
The best are to stay in Westminster is near Standley Lake to be close to nature, restaurants, cafes, and attractions. If you are traveling with family and friends and want to find the prefect vacation rental for your needs, you're sure to find it here. Vacation homes vary from mountain view cottages with full kitchens, living and dining areas, and multiple bathrooms to cozy apartments with a hot tub for couples. Whatever your preferences, Westminster makes a wonderful home away from home.
The average weather in Westminster is around 79 degrees during the summer months and below 50 degrees in the winter months. Early September is the best time to visit because the weather is pleasant but not as scorching hot as July and August. There is a little rain from May until July but otherwise, Westminster stays dry year-round.
Browse accommodations from all the leading providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 481 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Westminster, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Westminster is available at $10 per night. The average price of an accommodation is generally $93 per night.
If you would like to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 250 accommodations in Westminster that have WiFi. We have 47 accommodations that include a breakfast included. Choose from 30 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. Driving to Westminster? Then choose one of the 238 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 41 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in any of 52 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
286 accommodations in Westminster have been reviewed; 75% are rated excellent or good. 181 accommodations allow instant booking.