Make Purgatory Resort - Durango, CO your next getaway
Discover the beauty of Durango, Colorado with Purgatory Resort. Immerse yourself in high-quality amenities, dining, and nearby attractions all in one premier destination. Experience the thrill of adventure with a variety of year-round activities, from hiking, fishing, and mountain biking to winter sports. Stay in our vacation rentals and unlock the ultimate getaway, where every moment is a chance to create unforgettable memories.
Purgatory Resort - Durango, CO vacation rentals for every getaway
Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.
Absolutely. Our local Purgatory Resort - Durango, CO team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.
No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for Purgatory Resort - Durango, CO, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.
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Where is Purgatory Resort located?
Set in the San Juan Mountains in beautiful Southwest Colorado, Purgatory Resort is surrounded by hiking trails, pristine downhill runs, and local attractions. Our vacation rentals in this quaint mountain resort offer travelers indulgent amenities in a prime location to come unwind and explore without the hassle of having to go too far for fun. In fact, many of Durango's best ski-in/ski-out condos can be found here.
Things to do at Purgatory Resort
Whether you visit during the winter for skiing and snowboarding or in the summer for hiking and other outdoor activities, there are plenty of things to do at Purgatory Resort. Here are some options:
Skiing and Snowboarding
Scenic Chairlift Rides
Music and Events
Day trips and nearby fun in Durango
Durango, Colorado (25 miles): Durango is a vibrant town with a historic downtown area, shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions. You can take a scenic drive or the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad from Durango.
Mesa Verde National Park (40 miles): Explore the ancient cliff dwellings and archaeological wonders of Mesa Verde, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to learn about the fascinating history of the Ancestral Puebloans.
Silverton, Colorado (23 miles): This charming and historic mining town is known for its well-preserved Victorian architecture and the scenic train ride on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.
Million Dollar Highway (Scenic Drive): This famous and breathtaking stretch of U.S. Route 550 offers stunning views of the San Juan Mountains, making it a memorable day trip.
Pagosa Springs, Colorado (59 miles): Visit the nearby town of Pagosa Springs for its hot springs, outdoor recreational activities, and beautiful landscapes.
Telluride, Colorado (86 miles): A bit farther but worth the trip, Telluride is known for its stunning scenery, hiking trails, and a charming downtown area with shops and restaurants.
Animas River Valley: Enjoy scenic drives or outdoor activities along the Animas River, with opportunities for fishing, picnicking, and wildlife watching.
San Juan Skyway Scenic Byway: This 236-mile loop through the San Juan Mountains offers some of the most breathtaking scenery in Colorado, passing through several historic towns and attractions.
Ghost Towns: Explore some of the nearby ghost towns like Animas Forks or St. Elmo to get a glimpse of Colorado's mining history.
Outdoor Adventures: Depending on the season, consider activities like hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding in the stunning San Juan Mountains.
Planning a vacation to Purgatory Resort, nestled in the stunning San Juan Mountains, provides much more than a mere escape - it presents a chance to be inspired. Whether you're drawn to the thrill of winter or the serenity of summer, these vacation rentals offer a seamless fusion of comfort and excitement, ensuring a memorable experience amidst the mountains. Choose from dog-friendly homes with private hot tubs, slopeside condos, or family-friendly homes with resort amenities. Book today.