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Aurora, CO
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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.


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At Gaylord Rockies Resort, your vacation possibilities are endless - join in our seasonal, family-friendly activities and events, enjoy the sun and waves at Arapahoe Springs Water Park, dine at any of our unique restaurants, explore the Grand Lodge, or even do it all!

    • Kids underwater in pool at Gaylord Rockies

      More Thrills

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

    • Carved Pumpkins - Fall at Gaylord Rockies

      More Fall Fun

      Join in our family-friendly Goblins & Giggles activities and embark on a trick-or-treating expedition, explore the resort on a themed scavenger hunt, and visit the Wicked Brews Speakeasy for a delicious cocktail or mocktail.

    • 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

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      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.

    • Christmas tree in lights in Grand Lodge at Gaylord Rockies


      Explore acres of twinkling lights and decorations and more than 12 hours of exciting holiday activities, shows, and events.

    • Woman on clean inner tube with hands up at Arapahoe Springs Lazy River at Gaylord Rockies
      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!

    • Gaylord Rockies Exterior View with Rocky Mountains in background
      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.

    • Female pirate in costume at Gaylord Rockies Escape Room
      The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room

      Trending Activities

      Inside The Captain's Hidden Treasure Escape Room, guests have been recruited against their will to join Emerald, the wayfaring wife of Captain Hornswoggle. As part of her crew, they will need to solve clues to ransack the Captain's Quarters.

    • 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! 

    • Carved Pumpkins - Gaylord Rockies Resort
      Enhance Your Stay With Goblins & Giggles Packages

      Fall Packages

      Make the most of your family getaway this fall with spooky Halloween chills and exciting thrills at Arapahoe Springs Water Park. Activities include a fall-themed scavenger hunt, trick-or-treating, a spooky Jack-O-Lantern display, pumpkin decorating, and more.
    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.