From the charming streets and stunning trails to world-class dining and evergreen mountain views, Aspen can feel more like the set of a movie than a town in Colorado. Of course, that’s what makes it such a globally beloved getaway. Even The Agency Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky can’t get enough of Aspen’s apres-ski experiences. So if you’re looking for a much-needed escape from reality, look no further than these top-rated Aspen rentals.
The Price: $85,000/month
The Details: It’s nearly impossible to match the natural alpine beauty of Aspen. But this Victorian beauty rises to the challenge. Only steps from town with near-effortless ski access, this three-bedroom home exudes warmth and historical charm, with traditional wood paneling and exceptionally crafted fireplaces at every turn. Name a better place to cozy up with a good book and watch the snow fall. We’ll wait.
The Agent: Chris Flynn
The Price: $65,000/month
The Details: If clean and contemporary is your preferred aesthetic, this dreamy vacation home can’t be beat. Known as Magpie House Aspen, this residence was completely renovated last year, and the result can only be described as “chalet chic.” Each of the four-bedroom suites promises privacy for a rejuvenating getaway. And if you think you’d have to sacrifice location, think again. This destination puts you right in the heart of downtown Aspen.
The Agent: Lisa Hatem
The Price: $90,000/month
The Details: 173 Skimming Lane doesn’t skim on luxury. First, you have an expansive living area, with soaring ceilings and glass doors that open to an inviting deck where you can stargaze, entertain family and friends, or soak in the spa while enjoying the mountain views. Second, you get a jaw-dropping primary suite with a private fireplace. Third, you get close to all the fantastic downtown dining, shopping and entertainment. Oh, and did we mention the elevator?
The Agent: Chris Flynn
The Price: $80,000/month
The Details: Let’s talk features. This beautiful five-bedroom home in West Aspen has all of them. Views of Aspen Highlands? Check. A gourmet kitchen? Check. Covered outdoor deck for gathering? Check. A flexible space for the kids to play or guests to stay? Check. Access to bike paths, hiking trails and cross-country skiing? Check, check and check. If you also have a steam shower, hot tub and office on your list, don’t worry. It has those too. You’re unlikely to want to leave this captivating retreat, but if you do the RFTA shuttle is just moments from the front door.
The Agent: Katherine Coleman
The Price: $25,000/month
The Details: With the smell of fresh mountain air, the sound of babbling streams and the dazzling evergreen views, Aspen delights all the senses. And River Joy is the perfect place to take it all in. This two-bedroom residence offers a luxurious experience in the heart of Aspen. Inside, enjoy a spacious floor plan, high-end furnishings and an entertaining space complete with a fireplace and wet bar. Just outside your door, find a gondola, dining and more to explore. With a ski locker, pool and two hot tubs, the amenities are just as enticing as the location.
The Agent: Michell Danel
The Price: $78,000/month
The Details: This serene 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom log home that has been fully renovated is the place to escape the heat and find peace and quiet. Beautiful mountain and pastoral views, sprawling entertaining spaces both indoor and outdoor and just moments away from both Aspen and Snowmass Village.
The Agent: Paige McNeil
The Price: $50,000/month
The Details: This exquisite 4-bedroom, 6-bathroom home with a dedicated office offers awe-inspiring views of Aspen Mountain from virtually every room. With its modern design, open living room, kitchen, and premium finishes, it’s perfect for entertaining or cozy nights by the fire. Enjoy the private hot tub, sauna, and ample space included in this generous property. When you’re ready to explore town take advantage of Mountain Valley’s door-to-door shuttle service, Dial-a-Ride.