Thornton is about a 20-minute drive north of Denver
and a great place to get a vacation rental if you want to be near Denver, but not in the center of the city. A Thornton vacation rental gives you more privacy and space than a hotel, while still keeping you close to all the action.
Visitors in Thornton love the suburban feel of the town with the beautiful mountain views in the distance. Near Thornton, you’ll find a number of different open space parks and wildlife refuges. Nature abounds in Thornton, and you’ll have no problem finding things to do in the surrounding areas.
Within a short driving distance, travelers can be in the heart of downtown Denver, viewing bison and other animals at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal Wildlife Refuge, or skiing and snowboarding during the winter months. Nearby ski areas like Winter Park
and Idaho Springs
make a great day trip for winter sport enthusiasts staying in Thornton.
For additional Colorado vacation rentals
options, you may also be interested in Aurora cabin rentals
, Englewood condo rentals
, and other vacation rentals in Denver