09/14/2010 01:41 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado's Best And Breakfasts: 9 Lodges Worth A Weekend Trip

The summer may be (unofficially) over, but that doesn't mean Coloradans need to wait another year to get away from it all. The state boasts an abundance of quaint destinations, most within driving range for an easy weekend escape. Many of these towns are home to some of the most renowned lodges, hotels and bed & breakfasts in the entire country.

We've assembled a list of some of the most acclaimed Bed and Breakfasts in the state for the next time you need a weekend away.