Historic Boulder Lodging Awaits: The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast

Briar Rose

When you indulge in Boulder, Colorado vacations, you can wake every morning to the sight of a towering mountain outside of your hotel window. The allure of the ski slopes or hiking trails await you as you greet the morning, and many guests can be found spending time visiting the University of Colorado when they visit Boulder.

If your Colorado travel plans are bringing you to Boulder, you will have close to 30 lodging options to consider, housing close to 2,000 guestrooms. Hotels, inns, and bed and breakfasts ensure that most people’s tastes are covered for their stay in Boulder. Of these, the Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast offers a uniquely personal travel experience, and is well worth considering if you enjoy the quiet intimacy of this type of lodging.

A Garden Setting and Historic Building Welcome Guests at Briar Rose

The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast sits on a beautifully landscaped garden plot, so guests can stroll through the gardens and take in the beauty of the flowers during their stay. The house has lovely views of the Continental Divide, so you will be able to wake daily to gorgeous views of the mountains.

Briar Rose Guestroom
Choose this room at the Briar Rose to enjoy features like hardwood flooring, mountains views, and even skylights.

When you stay at Briar Rose, you will start each day with a full breakfast and the chance to converse with your fellow guests. If you prefer, you can also have an intimate breakfast for you and your loved one on the sun porch. The breakfast is entirely organic, and the hosts are more than happy to cater to the specific dietary requirements of their guests, including gluten-free or vegan options. In addition to the daily breakfast, you can have organic loose-leaf tea any time you wish along with homemade shortbread butter cookies.

This cozy lodging option only has ten guestrooms, and each is decorated in its own style with private bathrooms. Enjoy features like hardwood flooring, mountain views, and even skylights in your room, depending on the room you choose. The main building was built in the 1880s, so you will enjoy the ambiance of a historic building throughout your stay.

The facility is equipped with Wi-Fi Internet access and also maintains two computers for guest use during their stay. All beds are fitted with elegant organic cotton sheets, and fresh flowers are scattered throughout the property. Luxury bath products and fresh filtered water round out the amenities at this luxurious bed and breakfast.

If You Go

Before making your Boulder, Colorado travel plans, spend some time exploring the different rooms at Briar Rose by visiting www.briarrosebb.com.

The inn is located at 2151 Arapahoe Avenue, and you can make a reservation by calling 888-786-8440. If you are planning an extended stay, be sure to ask about the hotel’s discounts for long-term stays.

Keep in mind that the 10 rooms fill quickly, so you will want to book yours as soon as you have decided that this where you will stay when you visit Colorado.

Nicole Harms has been writing professionally since 2006, specializing in travel and finance writing, with work having been published on USA Today, the New York Stock Exchange and Hotels.com in addition to here on Go Colorado!

Header photo of the Briar Rose B&B by Charlotte L. Englev.