Last Updated on December 23, 2023

Ever tried to find a ski-in/ski-out and arrived only to find you’re a half-mile walk in ski boots from the nearest lift? Been there, done that! So, we’ve researched the best ski-in/ski-out vacation rental homes in Breckenridge to make it easy for you to book a home that won’t disappoint you.

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3 Bedroom Ski-in/Ski-Out in Breckenridge

Skiwatch Penthouse (3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths)

Breckenridge ski-in ski-out condo living room
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Bedrooms: 3 (1 King, 2 Queens, 1 Full, Twin XL Bunk)

Bathrooms: 3

Square footage: 1,600

Parking: covered parking garage

Pet-Friendly? No

You can’t get any closer to the slopes than this Skiwatch penthouse, which is located directly on the slopes of Peak 8. Pop on your skis or snowboard right outside the door and ski down less than 100 yards to the Peak 8 lifts. It’s also an easy ski in on a blue run at the end of the day. At the base of Peak 8, you have access to the Breck Connect Gondola into town and multiple restaurants, coffee shops and bars at Grand Colorado on Peak 8 and One Ski Hill Place.

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This two-story condo has been newly renovated in 2022 and has upgraded Tempur-Pedic mattresses. Enjoy heated slate floors, a large stone fireplace and a covered deck overlooking the ski slopes. The condo community also has a hot tub available right along the slopes.

4 Bedrooms Ski-in/Ski-Out in Breckenridge

Breckenridge ski-in ski-out house
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Shock Hill Majestic (4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths)

Bedrooms: 4 (2 Kings, 3 Queens, 1 Twin)

Bathrooms: 4.5

Square footage: 2,750

Parking: 2-car heated garage

Pet-Friendly? No

Shock Hill Majestic is a luxury home located mere steps from the Breck Connect Gondola, which takes you up to Peaks 7 and 8 or down to town. Every bedroom has an en-suite bathroom as well as a smart TV.

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Enjoy the incredible views from inside the house or from the deck, where you can enjoy the fire pit. Luxury amenities like in-floor radiant heat, a six-burner professional range, boot warmers and more will make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.

Cedars Townhouse (4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths)

Breckenridge ski-in ski-out townhouse living room
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Bedrooms: 4 (2 Kings, Captain’s Bunk and Twin Bunk Beds)

Bathrooms: 4.5

Square footage: 2,487

Parking: 2 parking spots

Pet-Friendly? No

Cedars Townhouse offers both a ski-in/ski-out location and an easy walk to Main Street in Breckenridge. This home has a Western theme and a cozy river rock gas fireplace. Between the large deck, game room and plenty of seating for all, it’s got plenty of room for groups up to 10.

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Located at the base of Peak 9, in addition to having great ski-in/ski-out access, you also have access to the Upper Village Pool facilities across the street with a heated indoor/outdoor pool and three separate jetted hot tubs.

Elk Ridge Townhome (4 Bedrooms + Den, 4 Baths)

Breckenridge ski-in ski-out townhouse living room
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Bedrooms: 4 + Den (1 King, 3 Queens, 1 Queen sleeper, 2 Twins)

Bathrooms: 4

Square footage: 2,600

Parking: 2 parking spots (one in the garage, one in the drive)

Pet-Friendly? No

This four-floor townhome at Elk Ridge has plenty of room for your group to spread out without feeling like you’re on top of one another. With four bedrooms plus a den, there’s room to sleep 12 comfortably. The dining table can accommodate 8, with 4 ore seats at the bar. Enjoy a private hot tub or head over to the Upper Village for access to their pools and hot tubs.

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It’s a short 700-foot walk to the Snowflake lift, or you can grab the free town shuttle less than a one-minute walk from the house. And while you’re home, enjoy the beautiful views from inside or from the multiple decks.

5 Bedrooms Ski-in/Ski-Out in Breckenridge

Monarch at Shock Hill (5 Bedrooms, 5.5 Baths)

Breckenridge ski-in ski-out house living room
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Bedrooms: 5 (3 Kings, 1 Queen, 1 Twin XL/Twin XL Bunk, 1 Twin/Queen Bunk)

Bathrooms: 5.5

Square footage: 3,585 feet

Parking: Available for up to 4 cars

Pet-Friendly? No

The location of Monarch at Shock Hill is hard to beat, just steps from the mid-point stop on the Gondola that runs to Peaks 7 and 8. The three stories of this house allow for quiet separation of your group (there is one bedroom on the main level), although there’s also plenty of room for everyone to gather in the living room.

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This property has some great extras, including a whole-house oxygen system to help you acclimate to the altitude, a Miele built-in coffee system, a private hot tub, multiple fireplaces and a fire pit. You’ll also enjoy terrific mountain views from many of the windows and decks.


  • Kristi Dosh

    Kristi Dosh (who also uses the pen name Savannah Carlisle) writes about travel, sports and craft beer. She is a current sports business contributor for Forbes and was previously ESPN's sports business reporter.

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