You don't have to trek to Summit County for an intimate bed and breakfast experience with your honey. Here are four cozy escapes right here in Mile High.
Adagio: Located in the Wyman Historic District, this detailed Victorian home offers four guest rooms and two suites, as well as open and classic common spaces. Spend time getting to know other guests on the back patio or lounging in the shaded hammock. Explore the neighborhood by heading half a block north to the shops on Colfax or get your nature fix at Cheeseman Park, two blocks south.
$115 - $225
1430 Race St.; 303-370-6911
Capital Hill Mansion: You've undoubtedly noticed the orange stone architecture of this Capital Hill structure, formerly known as the Keating Mansion. Refurbished by owner and chef Carl S. Schmidt II, it is now on both local and national registers of historic places. In addition to eight guest rooms and two suites, this B & B offers healthy gourmet breakfasts, stunning views, evening wine and beverages and easy access to its hip and thriving neighborhood.
$119 - $219
1207 Pennsylvania St.; 800-839-9329
Castle Marne: Pamper yourself with a royal treatment at this nine-room bed and breakfast, family-owned and run for three generations. Also located in the Wyman District, this gray stone castle is a local landmark with the ambiance and furnishings reflecting its rich history. Join in the afternoon tea in the parlor or step out to enjoy the numerous museums that dot the area. Or, if you've reserved one of the rooms with a jacuzzi or hot tub, stay in with your sweetie and enjoy a soothing soak.
$100 - $270
1572 Race St.; 303-331-3621
Queen Anne: In a home originally occupied by Denver's Tabor family, folks threaded through much of Colorado's early history, this urban bed and breakfast is located in the heart of downtown, minutes from Larimer Square, LoDo and the theater district. With a focus on eco-design in each room, green amenities and cleaning practices are also a priority at Queen Anne, as is using herbs and ingredients grown in their own garden. With 10 guest rooms and four suites, there's sure to be an accommodation to fit the amenities you're seeking.
$135 - $215
2145-51 Tremont Place; 303-296-6666