Posted on 12/1/2017

The Best Things to Do in Downtown Winter Park, CO

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Winter Park is a popular ski destination that attracts thrill-seeking travelers from far and wide. But did you know it's also a great place to shop, dine, and unwind? Cooper Creek Square in downtown Winter Park, CO is a bustling resort village that's open year-round. Itâs the cultural hub of the area, offering everything from great restaurants and spas to fun, seasonal events. Be sure to check it out during your stay!

Explore Downtown Winter Park, CO


Are you in need of a little TLC? Start your day with a trip to the spa in downtown Winter Park. Bella Vita Mountain Day Spa is one of the best facilities in town, specializing in custom massage therapy and skin care.  It's open 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Read our blog about the best Winter Park, CO spas for additional options.


Cooper Creek Square is a premier destination for Winter Park, Colorado shopping. Here you'll find locally-owned boutiques selling a wide variety of clothing, jewelry, and accessories. Downtown Winter Park is also a great place to pick up a souvenir; browse local artwork, handmade goods, home decor, and more. Some of our favorite stores include:

  • Altitude Jewelry
  • B Jammin
  • Be Boutique
  • Christy Sports
  • The General Store
  • Haven Premium Goods
  • Imaginations
  • Moose Hollow Trading Co.
  • Powder Tools


Foodies, rejoice! There are plenty of downtown Winter Park restaurants to try during your stay in Colorado. Spend some time shopping in Cooper Creek Square, then fill up with a delicious meal at one of the square's many eateries. Whether you're in the mood for fresh seafood, mouthwatering barbecue, or something a little more exotic, you'll find it at:

    • Casa Mexico
    • Durbar Nepalese & Indian Bistro
  • Leo's Kitchen
  • Mountain Grind
  • New Hong Kong
  • Smokinâ Moeâs
  • The Sushi Bar


After dinner, grab a latte or a cup of hot chocolate and warm up by the fire pit. Or send the kids to the playground where they can climb boulders and burn off some energy. In the summertime, Cooper Creek's flower gardens are a lovely place to stroll, and frequent live music adds to the ambiance. No matter what time of year you plan to visit, downtown Winter Park is a great place to sit back and relax with family and friends.

Make Your Reservations with StayWinterPark

Now that you know all about downtown Winter Park, it's time to start planning your trip to Colorado! Our beautiful vacation rentals have everything you need for a great vacation. For easy access to Cooper Creek Square, check out nearby properties like Fraser Crossing 3618, Antlers at Lakota 406. In addition to a free shuttle service in the summer, our rentals come with high-speed WiFi, gas fireplaces, private garages, and great views of the ski area. There's truly nothing better!

Are you ready to find your perfect home-away-from-home? Browse our rentals and book your stay today! We look forward to having you.

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