Breckenridge, CO
Colorado
By Janelle Giunta

For those of you interested in visiting a historic town, there is no place like Breckenridge, Colorado. Breckenridge is located in Summit County and is home to both summer and winter activities for the whole family.

WhatsCheaper.com wants you to book your next vacation to Breckenridge, Colorado. The best way to get to Breckenridge is the Eagle County Airport (EGE), located 47 miles from the city. Please follow the link (http://www.whatscheaper.com/flight.php) to book you flight to Breckenridge, Colorado. While you are at it please utilize the following link: (http://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php) to start your search with WhatsCheaper.com for great values on hotels in the area. WhatsCheaper.com highly recommends the DoubleTree by Hilton Breckenridge as a great place to stay.

Breckenridge, Colorado is the place to be if you are a winter traveler. WhatsCheaper.com recommends the Breckenridge Ski Resort as the first stopping site, which is one of the highest resorts in the country found in the Colorado Rockies. Here, you and your family can enjoy a fun-filled time of skiing and snowboarding. Also, you have the choice to either ski on Peaks 9 or 10, which are two of the three skiing mountains in Breckenridge.  After a long day of skiing and/or snowboarding WhatsCheaper.com insists that the women of the family take the time to relax at the Mountain Sanctuary Day Spa where you can receive massages, facials, or body wraps.

That is not all! You may think that Breckenridge is only worth traveling to during the winter season, but really it is a trip worth taking in the summer season as well. WhatsCheaper.com’s first choice during the summer is Breckenridge White Water Rafting. Take your family on the adventure of a lifetime just 20 minutes outside the city white-water rafting on the Blue River! It will be an experience you will never forget? Also on the list WhatsCheaper.com endorses the Country Boy Mine. Here, at the Country Boy Mine, you have the opportunity to search for gold, as well as get a tour of the actual gold mine. There is a fee, but it is an event that is worth paying.

There are also many activities that are worth doing in both summer and/or winter. WhatsCheaper.com encourages all visitors to explore Main Street. This is considered the historical section of Breckenridge. It is a city walk of sightseeing. Come enjoy some history at Breckenridge! Finally, WhatsCheaper.com recommends the Barney Ford House Museum. It is in honor of Barney Ford, an escaped slave who became famous when it came to civil rights. Once you get the historical overview of Breckenridge, Colorado take the family to the Breckenridge Recreation Center. It is a place filled with nothing but fun for the entire family. It is the home of indoor waterslides, hot tubs, tennis, and a fitness center.

After a packed day of either sightseeing or skiing Breckenridge, Colorado offers the best night life that can give you a chance to relax and slow down. Breckenridge is home to two famous movie theaters – the Speakeasy Movie Theater and the Backstage Theater. If you have no interest in movies WhatsCheaper.com encourages you to take advantage of the Bars and Nightclubs located in Breckenridge. Two of the most famous are Cecelia’s and The Park Avenue Pub. Cecilia’s is a nightclub that offers live dancing and music. If you want a less intense bar or nightclub WhatsCheaper.com recommends The Park Avenue Pub, which gives you great choices of food.

In conclusion, WhatsCheaper.com promises that Breckenridge, Colorado is a fantastic place to go with the entire family, whether it is the winter or summer season. It is guaranteed a trip that is worth your time and money if you just need to “get away” and enjoy yourself.

MUST SEE IN Breckenridge, CO LIST:

  • 1. Breckenridge Ski Resort
  • 2. Main Street
  • 3. Country Boy Mine
  • 4. Mountain Sanctuary Day Spa
  • 5. Peak 9
  • 6. Breckenrige Recreation Center
  • 7. Barney Ford House Museum
  • 8. Breckenridge Whitewater Rafting
  • 9. Speakeasy Movie Theater
  • 10. Backstage Theater

Breckenridge, CO EVENT CALENDAR:

  • 1. Chili-Cookoff - March
  • 2. The Great Egg Scramble - April
  • 3. Breck Bike Week - July
  • 4. July Art Festival - July
  • 5. Breck Beer Festival - July
  • 6. Breck Oktoberfest - September

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DoubleTree by Hilton Breckenridge
550 Village Road, Breckenridge, CO
By Teresa Wilson

Whether you’re visiting Breckenridge in winter for world class skiing or summer for outdoor sports and activities in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, DoubleTree by Hilton offers the amenities and luxury you’ll love.  Located at the edge of Breckenridge Ski Resort, you can hop onto Quicksilver chair lift to access the famous Peak 9 for skiing. Walk to historic Breckenridge and the art district for shopping and dining.  Eagle County Airport is a 60 minute drive to Breckenridge. On the drive to Breckenridge, stop in Vail and tour the Colorado Ski and Snowboard Museum or walk the alpine village streets. If you arrive before the 4 pm check-in, DoubleTree offers complimentary luggage storage.  

Each non-smoking room features modern décor and luxurious Sweet Dreams by DoubleTree™ bedding. Standard rooms contain King or Queen beds. Mountain view rooms with either King or Queen beds provide a sitting area with sleeper sofa. Amenities include LCD TVs with premium channels, mini-fridge, hairdryer, Wi-Fi (fee) and complimentary personal care products. Looking for a dog friendly stay? DoubleTree offers a limited number of rooms with additional fees for service dogs and pets up to 75 pounds.

Ski and snowboard rentals are available on site. For après ski relaxation try one of the three outdoor hot tubs or the sauna. DoubleTree offers a year round indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a fully equipped 24-hour fitness center. Try the breakfast buffet, lunch or dinner at 9600 Grill featuring modern American cuisine. Satisfy late night munchies at the snack bar or food market. DoubleTree offers valet only parking in a heated underground garage with a daily parking fee.

A complimentary shuttle provides service within a 5 mile radius for your explorations. For families with children or family members with special needs, babysitting services and ADA compliant rooms are available upon request. For the business traveler, DoubleTree provides a full service business center and conference facilities.

Whether for business or pleasure, DoubleTree by Hilton is suited to make your trip memorable in a charming mountain town.  A signature warm chocolate chip cookie will be waiting for you. Click here to book today with WhatsCheaper.com (http://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php).

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