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Best of Colorado Springs Guide

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Colorado Springs
A crossroads for historians, sportsmen, architects, artists and gourmands, Colorado Springs offers a delightful mix of Western charms. Sunny skies and crisp mountain air make it a perfect place for a golf outing, extreme sports or a picnic in one of the many, many well-maintained parks.

All things to do » Things to do

Garden of the Gods
Garden of the Gods
Owner description: Located at the base of Pikes Peak, this National Natural Landmark and popular park features stunning geological formations, rock climbing, nature trails and the Garden of the Gods... more Owner description: Located at the base of Pikes Peak, this National Natural Landmark and popular park features stunning geological formations, rock climbing, nature trails and the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center. less
Attraction type: Parks; Geologic Formations; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Battlefield Colorado
Battlefield Colorado
Owner description: You've seen the movies, you've played the games - now actually live the adventure - laser tag style! Colorado's newest outdoor attraction, Battlefield Colorado, has teams compete... more Owner description: You've seen the movies, you've played the games - now actually live the adventure - laser tag style! Colorado's newest outdoor attraction, Battlefield Colorado, has teams compete against each other in adrenaline packed combat missions. Using state-of-the-art military style equipment, our laser tag adventure incorporates the best elements of laser tag, paintball, airsoft and video games - but without the pain, heavy & sweaty gear, or mess! Safe and pain free - Battlefield Colorado is an activity for families and groups looking for active excitement in the Colorado outdoors. less
Attraction type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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National Museum of World War II Aviation
National Museum of World War II Aviation
The museum is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 10AM to 4PM. Tours are at 10AM, NOON and 2PM. Visitors on the tours are allowed in the warbird restoration area.
Attraction type: Museums
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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
A gorgeous natural setting is just one of the things this zoo has going for it. Baby meerkats, a Kamodo dragon and art done by an elephant are a few others.
Attraction type: Zoos
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United States Air Force Academy
United States Air Force Academy
Visitors can tour this modern sprawling campus that includes the Academy, Falcon Stadium, a chapel and Arnold Hall, a museum honoring Air Force personnel.
Attraction type: Military Bases/ Facilities; Educational Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Uchenna
Uchenna
Ranked #1 of 1,164 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Price: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Ethiopian, Mediterranean
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
Caspian Cafe Mediterranean
Caspian Cafe Mediterranean
Ranked #2 of 1,164 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Price: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Marigold Cafe & Bakery
Marigold Cafe & Bakery
Ranked #3 of 1,164 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Cuisines: International
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Penrose Room
Penrose Room
Ranked #4 of 1,164 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Price:
Cuisines: Continental
Dining options: Reservations
Lake Terrace Dining Room
Lake Terrace Dining Room
Ranked #5 of 1,164 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Mecca Motel
Mecca Motel
$41 - $95
Ranked #13 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Colorado Springs
2.0 of 5
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Colorado Springs
$54 - $115
Ranked #28 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
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Stagecoach Motel
Stagecoach Motel
$38 - $53
Ranked #38 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn & Suites Air Force Academy
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Air Force Academy
$79 - $159
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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Colorado Springs First and Main
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Colorado Springs First and Main
$98 - $162
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Hilton Garden Inn Colorado Springs Airport
3.0 of 5
Hilton Garden Inn Colorado Springs Airport
$85 - $184
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

The Mining Exchange, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
4.0 of 5
The Mining Exchange, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
$125 - $197
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The Broadmoor
5.0 of 5
The Broadmoor
$188 - $577
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Cheyenne Mountain Resort
4.0 of 5
Cheyenne Mountain Resort
$160 - $342
Ranked #27 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
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