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Your Dream Resort & Water Park Experience Awaits

Standing at the foothills of the Front Range mountains, Gaylord Rockies Resort offers family-friendly entertainment and the thrilling Arapahoe Springs Water Park, complete with slides, a winding lazy river, and crystal-clear pools. Experience the wonder of our beautiful Grand Lodge and its stunning views of the surrounding mountains while indulging in extraordinary amenities, including spacious rooms, a luxurious spa, a delicious variety of dining and bars, and shopping. Experience your summer of more excitement and entertainment at Gaylord Rockies Resort.


Summer Of More

At Gaylord Rockies Resort, your summer possibilities are endless. Become a pirate or a princess for the day during our themed, family-friendly activities and events, enjoy the sun and waves at Arapahoe Springs Water Park, dine at any of our five unique restaurants, enjoy our Grand Lodge, or even do it all!

    • Gaylord Rockies Resort exterior with Arapahoe Springs Lazy River in foreground

      More Thrills

      Join in the fun at our thrilling Arapahoe Springs Water Park complete with multiple waterslides, a lazy river, and relaxing pools.

    • Girl in pirate hat with sword at Gaylord Rockies

      More Family Fun

      Become a pirate or a princess for the day with interactive events like our live show, scavenger hunt, and escape room.

    • Guests at bar at Old Hickory Steakhouse at Gaylord Rockies

      More Dining

      No matter what you're craving from a summertime cocktail to a juicy steak, you'll find the food and atmosphere you're looking for at any of our on-site bars and restaurants.

    • Grand Lodge at Gaylord Rockies

      More Wonder

      At the heart of our resort is the gorgeous Grand Lodge that showcases Colorado's alpine charm and boasts jaw-dropping views of the surrounding Front Range mountains.

    • Woman getting message at Relache Spa at Gaylord Rockies

      More Relaxation

      Discover true relaxation with a destressing massage, calming body therapy or rejuvenating facial at our luxurious Relâche Spa, awarded Four Stars by Forbes Travel Guide.

    • Aerial shot of Green Valley Ranch Golf Club, 4 miles from Gaylord Rockies Resort

      More Exploration

      Conveniently located near Denver International airport and attractions like Stanley Marketplace, Green Valley Ranch Golf Club, and Wings of the Rockies, our resort is perfectly situated for those who want to explore the area.

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      Enjoy Water Park Access - Complimentary For Guests

      Rooms & Suites

      When you book a room or suite with us, you also get access to our resort guest-exclusive Arapahoe Springs Water Park! Experience our lazy river, multiple thrilling slides, crystal-clear pools, and more!

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      Don't Miss Our Stunning Views

      Mountain View Room Upgrades

      Elevate your stay by upgrading to a mountain view room to gain a new perspective on the natural wonders of Colorado's Mountains.

    • Key on tree in forest - Escape Room Gaylord Rockies
      Experience The Thrills Of Our Escape Room Adventure

      Trending Activities

      Inside The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room, guests have been recruited to join Emerald, the wife of Captain Hornswoggle. As part of her crew, they will solve clues to ransack the Captain's Quarters and recover the ultimate treasure, a priceless gem that he has refused to give to his wife.

    • Juniper Ballroom - tables set up for event at Gaylord Rockies
      Get The Celebration You Deserve

      Special Celebrations & Events

      From stunning outdoor event spaces to enchanting indoor gardens and plazas to elegant ballrooms, our one-of-a-kind spaces offer the ideal location for your special moments - big and small. Let our culinary and event teams assist you in flawlessly and creatively bringing to life the celebration, gathering, or event you deserve! 

    • Couple in Private Cabana at Arapahoe Springs at Gaylord Rockies Resort in Aurora, CO
      Elevate Your Pool Experience

      Private Cabanas

      Upgrade your poolside experience with our luxurious private cabanas - which provide extra shade and space, comfortable lounge areas, refrigerators, and more. Gone are the days of having to rush down to the pool early to hold your spot! 

    • Guest in Arapahoe Springs Pool at Gaylord Rockies Resort in Aurora, CO
      Enhance Your Stay with our Summer of More Packages

      Summer Packages

      From low nightly rates to packages inclusive of a full itinerary of activities and interactive shows that the whole family will enjoy, make the most of your stay with our summer packages. All our packages include access to our exclusive to resort guest water park. 

    Person Mountain Biking with Rocky Mountains on the Horizon

    Explore Colorado

    The quaint town of Aurora, Colorado, just outside Denver, provides plenty to do. Located near Denver International Airport and many local attractions like Wings of the Rockies, Green Valley Ranch Golf Club, and Stanley Marketplace, the resort is perfect for those who want to venture through the area.