The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast offers lodging in Manitou Springs, CO, just a short drive from the Air Force Academy and Colorado College.
There are driving directions listed below from both the Denver Airport and the Colorado Springs Airport. Whatever your pleasure, our convenient accommodations, located approximately 5 miles from things to do in downtown Colorado Springs, make it easy for you to enjoy your stay.
Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast
711 Manitou Ave.,
Manitou Springs, CO (719) 685-1277
From Denver International Airport – 90 miles, 1 hour 30 minutes.
Coming out of the airport stay on Pena Blvd. about 10 miles merging onto I-70W / by means of the exit on the left. In about 12.5 miles merge onto I-225. Exit 282 to Colorado Springs. Then merging onto I-25 south. Drive south approximately 57 miles on I-25 take exit 141. Travel west on US 24 to the Manitou Avenue exit. Travel westbound on Manitou Avenue about 1.5 miles. The B&B is on your left (south) just after the traffic light at Pawnee Avenue. To park you must come around behind the B&B, travel past us and turn left at the next street, Otoe. Then at the “T” turn left on Duclo, proceed 2 blocks and park behind the B&B.
From Colorado Springs Airport – 16 miles, 25 minutes.
Follow the signs to I-25 northbound to exit 141 and proceed westbound as above.
From Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins:
Travel south on I-25 to westbound exit 141. Drive west on US24, take the Manitou Avenue exit. Proceed west on Manitou Avenue about 1.5 miles. We will be on your left side (south) past the light at Pawnee Avenue. Park behind the B&B Free street parking is available. Paid parking is out front. At the next street, Otoe, turn left; then turn left on Duclo, continue for about 2 blocks, and park along the red fence behind us.
Park behind the B&B. We have free street parking behind the B&B on Duclo Avenue, and it is better for unloading. This 133-year-old historic home did not come with a parking lot. The back entrance brings you in on the second level with the guest rooms. Turn south onto Otoe Place, drive up the hill to Duclo, at the “T” turn left, and proceed about 2 blocks. If school is out for the weekend or summer, park on either side of the street or the school parking lot. Park along the red picket fence, you will see our sign. Come in the gate to the back door, ring the bell; we will meet, greet, and get you checked-in and settled.
The front entrance on Manitou Avenue has paid parking. The first 30 minutes are free, but you must still use the kiosk to get your free minutes and is fine for check-in. Your license plate information is needed at the kiosk; use your phone and take a picture so you have the numbers. Don’t bring your luggage in the front door; you will have 30 stairs to carry
luggage up and more stairs once in the house.
Whether you’re coming from Denver, the Denver Airport, Colorado Springs, or the Colorado Springs Airport, we are only a few minutes to 1 1/2 hours away max. We are also close to Colorado College, the Air Force Academy, and many other attractions and outdoor activities.