From luxury chalets and rustic lakeside accommodations, to modest rooms in budget hotels, Steamboat Springs can meet the needs of any lodger drawn to the slopes by the world-renowned "champagne powder" of the Colorado Rockies. Steamboat Springs is one of the most popular ski resorts in Colorado, where one can ski, snowboard, or ride snow mobiles on Mt. Werner in the winter, or hike, camp, and ride horses and mountain bikes during the summer.
Both the winter and summer seasons keep Steamboat Springs hotels busy with all of the unique local events, like the Hot Air Balloon Festival and Steamboat Winter Carnival.
Guests at hotels in Steamboat Springs will not go hungry because this resort town offers a fantastic range of eateries to suit all tastes. Paramount provides an inexpensive, hearty breakfast to fuel one's morning ski adventure, while Cafe Diva boasts unique, elegant dishes, such as pork belly lettuce wraps and lobster fritters.
One of the best destinations in Steamboat Springs is Fish Creek Falls, which are wonderful to hike but even better seen from the air via special tours provided by Wild West Balloon Adventures or the Zephyr Helicopter Company.
The friendly shopkeepers in FM Lights & Sons Clothier are always ready to fit customers with high-quality cowboy boots and stylish western wear: the staples of a Rocky Mountain wardrobe.
One can enjoy sporting events like the annual Steamboat Pro Rodeo and winter events like the Bud Light Cowboy Downhill.