Welcome! If you love hiking, mountain biking, fishing, hunting, or anything to do with the outdoors - Hillside Colorado Cottages are an ideal place to stay. We are located in the Wet Mountain Valley just 12 miles north of Westcliffe, Colorado, and 12 miles south of the Arkansas river/Texas Creek (ATV trails).
There are many hiking trails in the Sangre de Cristo range (Rainbow Trail, Duckett Creek Trailhead, Brush Creek Trail).
We have three cottages that each sleep two people in one queen bed. Each unit has private bathroom w/ shower, a sitting area with two arm chairs, a bistro table & chairs, as well as a small kitchen equipped with refrigerator, sink, electric stove top (2 burners), microwave, toaster, crockpot, french press coffee maker & kettle. These cottages allow one pet/unit for a $20 pet fee per stay.
We also have one cottage that sleeps 4 people in a custom queen-over-queen bunk. This cottage comes complete with kitchen, dining table and living/reading area for 4, as well as bathroom with tub & shower - perfect for families! This cottage does not allow pets.
This listing is for the Solitude & Sunshine Cottage, and the calendar reflects availability for this unit only. Solitude & Sunshine is a unit with mountain views from every room.
Our website lists all 4 cottages, allows online reservations, and provides ample information via the "Guidebook" tab to help plan your trip to our area. Search "Hillside Colorado Cottages"
Hillside, Colorado is a small historic town that has been in existence since the late 1800's. The Post Office (opened in 1904) still operates today with a Gift Shop attached. The cottages are located at the town site, and offer unprecedented Sangre de Cristo mountain views.
We look forward to having you stay at Hillside! Chris & Tara Seegers-Owners & Outdoor Enthusiasts
The Wet Mountain Valley is a hidden gem of Colorado. Recently identified as an International Dark Sky Community, the near town of Westcliffe/Silver Cliff has worked to preserve the incredible star-gazing qualities of the valley. The north end of the valley starts at the Arkansas River & Hwy 50, the south end is right at Walsenburg, Colorado.
The Wet Mountain Valley is a popular destination for those who know about it, and activities are diverse and appealing to all age ranges. Activities include, but are not limited to, photography, bird watching, hiking - including multiple 14ers, biking (road biking & mountain biking), fishing, hunting, snowmobiling & ATVing.
Our property provides close access to San Isabel National Forest, Arkansas River, Westcliffe / Silver cliff, Texas Creek (ATV Trails), Salida, Canon City, Royal Gorge, Crestone Needles, Bishops Castle, and many other attractions and outdoor activities.
A Guidebook has been compiled on our website. Google "Hillside Colorado Cottages" and our website will be one of the first search results.
Hillside Colorado Cottages are accessible year-round, paved roads will bring you right to the property - no rutted gravel to deal with! Property is plowed during each snow fall, so no worries about getting stuck!
Great restaurants, shops, and summer festivals are hosted in the sister towns of Westcliffe & Silver cliff - located just 12 miles south of Hillside. Be sure to reserve early if you plan to come for one of the many music festivals!
Reserve all three of our cottages to host a family getaway or small retreat. A casual wedding could easily be hosted on our 9.54 acres and all-inclusive pricing along with more information can be provided upon request.