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Thousands of rooms are available here at any given time. Even so, during peak seasons, finding accommodations may be difficult, and rates are dramatically higher from Christmas to New Year’s. Throughout the county, condominiums prevail. Local reservation services include Wildernest Lodging ([tel] 800/554-2212; www.skierlodging.com), Breckenridge Central Reservations ([tel] 888/251-2417; www.gobreck.com or www.gobrecknow.com for last-minute deals), Breckenridge Accommodations ([tel] 800/872-8789; www.breckaccommodations.com), with last-minute online auctions, Ski Country Resorts ([tel] 800/633-8388; www.skicountry.com), and Key to the Rockies ([tel] 800/248-1942; www.keytotherockies.com).

For a hostel bunk or private bed-and-breakfast room, try the lively and eclectic Fireside Inn, 114 N. French St. ([tel] 970/453-6456; www.firesideinn.com), with 18 bunks ($33–$49) and private rooms for about $100 to $200. Another great budget option is the quirky Bivouac, 9511 Colo. 9 ([tel] 970/423-6553; www.thebivvi.com),  featuring private rooms for $80 to $130 and dorm-style bunks for $45 to $60, as well as draft microbrew, recreation referrals, and a 10-person outdoor hot tub.

In addition to these properties, there are the Best Western Lake Dillon Lodge, 1202 Summit Blvd., Frisco (tel. 800/727-0607 or 970/668-5094), charging $79 to $199 double; Comfort Suites in Dillon at I-70 exit 205 (tel. 800/424-6423 or 970/513-0300), with rates of $99 to $299 double; and Super 8, also at I-70 exit 205 (tel. 800/800-8000 or 970/468-8888), with double rates of $99 to $159 in ski season. For a hostel bunk or private bed-and-breakfast room, try the lively and eclectic Fireside Inn, 114 N. French St. (tel. 970/453-6456; www.firesideinn.com), with 18 bunks ($28-$38) and four private rooms for $110 to $190 in ski season. Amenities include free Wi-Fi and one of the oldest hot tubs in Colorado.

Room taxes add about 10.7% to hotel bills; there are also often resort fees.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.