Boulder's Family-Friendly Hotels Sure to Please Your Pack

Don't let family vacation time intimidate you; travel with the whole crew and stay at a family friendly hotel in Boulder. Looking to spend time in the company of your kids or relatives without sacrificing privacy with your spouse? Try the BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn or Homewood Suites by Hilton. The majority of the hotels on our list offer indoor pools perfect for burning off some kid-energy, as well as luxurious spas to help Mom and Dad unwind. All are conveniently located within walking or driving distance of exceptional dining, outdoor recreation, shopping, and much more.

Many of the hotels on our list allow children under 18 to stay for free, offer complimentary cribs for infants so you don't have to hassle with bringing your own, and provide guests with brocures pointing them in the direction of family-friendly fun. 

Want a wilderness experience without going too far from the city? The famous Boulder Adventure Lodge is perfect for families who want to be right in the thick of nature but minutes from downtown's attractions. They also offer "adventure programming" where you can research and book off-site adventures such as rock-climbing and white water rafting from a tablet located at reception or in your guest room. 

With so many unique and family-friendly places to stay in and around Boulder, your trip is sure to be one you'll not soon forget. 



Boulder Creek Quality Inn and Suites offers quaint and cozy lodging at the base of the Flatiron Mountains and is a six-time gold-award and five-time platinum-award winner. If you desire a quick jog in the morning hours, beautiful and ambling...  Read More



Conveniently nestled between the city and the mountains so that you don't have to choose.Only miles from world-class rock climbing in Boulder Canyon, skiing at Eldora Mountain Resort, and hiking near Boulder's Flatirons, you and your family will...  Read More



The foothills of the Rocky Mountains offer a picture-perfect background for the Marriott Boulder, which happens to be conveniently situated near the University of Colorado, Pearl Street's restaurants and thoroughfare, including galleries,...  Read More



Free continental breakfast, a spacious outdoor barbeque area, and rooms with balconies are just a few of the accommodations that will make your stay with the family convenient, fun, and relaxing. If you have a furry member of the family, pets...  Read More

Renaissance Boulder FlatIron Hotel


This winner of the Certificate of Excellence in 2012, Marriott's "Hotel of the Year" award, and AAA's Four-Diamond rating, the Renaissance Boulder Flatiron Hotel offers luxury, repose, and is conveniently situated just across the street from the...  Read More



The most family friendly aspect of this Four-Diamond hotel is its "Summer Kids Program" featuring a visit to Broomfield's Butterfly Pavilion, crafts, pool-time, and snacks all while you're out and about with your sweetheart or friends. The Omni...  Read More

Homewood Suites Boulder


A seasonal pool and whirlpool provides hours of fun for the family. Cycle down to Chautauqua Park on the hotel's complimentary bicycles. This historic and beautiful park provides hours of hiking, picnicking, and a dining hall serving exceptional...  Read More



This lovely inn ensures that your stay is affordable without sacrificing the amenities and comforts that you so desire while on vacation. Complimentary hot breakfast, high speed internet access, LCD TVs, and 24-hour business center and health...  Read More



Perfect for families with children, kids will enjoy the indoor pool with 150ft waterside while parents enjoy the high-speed internet and onsite fitness center. Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, you'll be close to all of the hiking...  Read More



Boasting on of the largest, most colorful, and unique indoor pools on our list, the Boulder Outlook Hotel is a hip, fun, family-friends pad for all. Rock-climbing boulders line the pool, perfect for the rugrats to scramble up and splash down...  Read More


Meet Hope Gately

Hope Gately should have a bumper sticker proclaiming "Not a Native...But I Got Here as Fast as I Could!" A transplant from the Midwest, Hope has fallen in love with Colorado's mountains playing...  More About Hope