Colorado Inns for Sale

When you make the decision to join the world of innkeeping, there are few things more exciting than to see the words: Bed and Breakfast For Sale! Your heart begins to beat a little quicker, your dreams soar and your imagination takes over- what will that special “inn for sale” purchase mean for you in the coming months?

Explore this list of fine bed and breakfast properties throughout Colorado, knowing that these innkeepers are electing to pursue other life opportunities. Each provides wonderful and heartwarming stories to share about their bed and breakfast inns and the special guests who have graced their doorsteps over the years.

Here you will find BBIC Member Inns (listed first). We also offer opportunities for non-members to advertise here. Please see advertising rates at the end of this page. Click here for ad rates.

Location: Breckenridge
Inn Name:  Abbett Placer Inn Bed & Breakfast
Address: 205 South French Street
Owners: Emma & Niels Hagen
Asking Price: $1,599,000
Contact Name: Kate Brewer – E-mail

Click here to view listing. Call for private showing: Slifer Smith & Frampton: (970) 453-9090


Rare opportunity to own a successful Bed & Breakfast in Breckenridge’s historic district.

This Victorian listed on the National Registry and operating as a B&B for more than 35 years is centrally located in the downtown historic district of Breckenridge. Main Street with all its stores, boutiques, art galleries and restaurants as well as the Welcome Center and Riverwalk Center are just two short, walking blocks away. The numerous festivals for which Breckenridge is famous are also within walking distance, including Oktoberfest and the International Snow Sculpture Championships.

The Inn is located just 1/2 mile from the Gondola and is also on the free skier shuttle for direct access to Peak 9 as well as the Gondola accessing world class skiing in minutes!

The Abbett Placer Inn has been lovingly renovated and restored over the past 8 years, including a new roof with solar panels, fully renovated kitchen with all new stainless appliances, new back deck and hot tub, guest bathrooms as well as complete renovation of the owners quarters including the bathroom.

The Inn’s 5 individually decorated guest rooms all have private bathrooms and are equipped with all modern amenities including TV/DVD players, WiFi, alarm clock radio/MP3 players.

The grounds have been fully landscaped with perennials and shrubs and now offer multiple outdoor seating areas to enjoy the views of the Ten Mile Range or the hummingbirds hard at work.

The Innkeepers Quarters, renovated in 2013, includes two bedrooms, one bathroom, living room and large private back deck with spectacular views of the Ten Mile Range.

Sale includes the real estate and turn-key business. Showings by appointment only.

Location: Central City

Inn Name: Hooper Homestead Guest Quarters/Blissful Spirit Retreat & Spa
Address: 210 Hooper Street PO Box 284
Owner: Christine Pollock
Asking Price: $529,000
Contact Name: Christine Pollock – E-mail

Rare 1878 Historical designated Victorian Bed & Breakfast located in Colorado’s Central City. Retreat situated on 1 acre, fondly referred to “Hooper Homestead.” Two separate residences, refurbished in 1991-1992, 6 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms. Formal parlor, dining and updated kitchen. Large Sunroom, mountain & city views. Guest house offer’s 2 private suites with kitchens & baths. Turnkey profitable opportunity!

Call for private showing, Linda McConnell, Keller Williams Realty, 303-720-6777.

Location: Ouray
Inn Name: Spangler House B&B
Address: 520 Second Street
Owners: Steve and Jill Scheu – E-mail
Asking Price: $799,000.00
Contact Name: John Lesnefsky
Contact Number: 970-596-1790 – E-mail

The Spangler House Bed and Breakfast offers a warm, intimate and cozy atmosphere on a quiet street one block off of Main Street in the heart of Ouray.  The house was built in 1882 and expanded in 1996. There are six guest rooms.  The largest bedroom, the Dr. Spangler Suite, features a king size bed with a quilted comforter, a spacious private bath, ceiling fan and beautiful mountain views, plus a private sitting room with a full size futon for reading, satellite TV viewing or for additional sleeping arrangements.  The remaining five rooms have queen size beds with quilted comforters, private baths, ceiling fans, satellite TVs and beautiful mountain views.  Guests may relax in the front room, the sitting areas, or on the deck.  A large hot tub for the guests’ pleasure sits on the deck at the rear of the house.

The one bedroom owner’s apartment is located on the lowest level.  There is a separate exterior entrance for the apartment.  An interior staircase also connects the apartment to the bed and breakfast.

The quaint old mining town of Ouray, known as the “Switzerland of America” is an extraordinary sight to behold.  Situated in the San Juan Mountains where peaks reach 14,000 feet, the views are astounding.  Whatever the season, there are various activities to pursue. Summer activities include four-wheeling, hiking, fishing, biking and horseback riding. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, snow shoeing, ice skating and ice climbing in a “winter wonderland”. The Spring and Fall seasons also have plenty to offer. There are many shops, galleries, and restaurants for guests to enjoy. A soak in the Ouray Natural Hot Springs Pool under the sun or stars is a must.  No matter what your interest, this is truly the “Gem of the Rockies.”



reducedpricestarLocation: Paonia, CO
Inn Name: Bross Hotel
Address: 312 Onarga Ave., PO Box 85, Paonia, CO 81428
Owners: Linda Lentz
Website: www.paonia-inn.comE-mail
Asking Price: $739,000
Contact Name: Bernadette Stech – Paonia Realty
Contact Number: 970-261-5928 – E-mail


Centennial hotel – the “Brown Palace” of Delta County’s “Golden Triangle”. Three-story brick bed and breakfast with 10 guest rooms (each with private bath); dining room, conference room, commercial kitchen. Basement with two half baths. Owners quarters with full bath. Private patio with hot tub. Adjoining spacious paved parking lot.

Area Description: Paonia is a small town located in the North Fork (of the Gunnison River) Valley. It is close to the West Elk Wilderness Area, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and other federal lands. Thus, outdoor recreation is readily available — hiking, cycling, fishing, Nordic skiing, etc. Paonia is noted for its wine and fruit. The highest concentration of organic growers in the state is located here. The beauty of the valley draws artists of all media to make their home in the Paonia area.

Site: Ancient cottonwoods shade the two porches on the front of the hotel. As you enter the lobby you are drawn to the bronze art piece (“The Travelers” by Lincoln Fox) by the open stairway to the second and third floors. Then you note the welcoming lobby. Though the open doorways you view the dining room. As you enter you admire the antique back bar and the bay window. Behind the dining room are the owners’ quarters and a commercial kitchen. The second and third floors each have a center hall from which you can enter the five guest rooms with private baths. All rooms are wired for phones and cable TV. Going to the basement you find a large conference/all purpose room, two half baths, a storage room and the boiler/laundry room. An enclosed fire stairs accesses all floors and exits onto the back deck.

Structure: The Bross Hotel opened in 1906. It has triple brick construction and is made with bricks fabricated on site. It has three stories above ground and a fully finished basement. Square footage of the building is 6689. Bay windows grace each floor on the south side of the hotel. The first floor bay is unique in that it has a door. Gas hot water baseboard heat warms the guest rooms. Common rooms on the first floor have radiant in-floor heat. Summer cooling is provided by two large swamp coolers. The property includes four town lots (.304 acres) – two for the building and two for the parking lot. The double porches on the front of the building along with the decks and patio encourage guests to enjoy the fresh air and the perennial gardens.

Offering: The Bross Hotel Bed and Breakfast is being sold as a turnkey operation. All furniture and fixtures will remain with the facility. Asking price just reduced to $739,000.

Location: Pagosa Springs
Inn Name: Elkwood Manor Luxury Bed & Breakfast
Address: 85 Easy Street
Owners: Darlene & Daniel Gonzales
Asking Price: $1,600,000
Contact Name: Darlene Gonzales
Contact Number: 970-264-9166 – E-mail

Elkwood Manor was established in 2005 and is a turn key business. Elkwood Manor sits on 8.3 acres with spectacular views of the San Juan Mountains. The home is over 6,000 sq ft with 4 well appointed Guest Suites all with private bath, fireplace & private sitting room. Spacious private quarters w/jaccuzi tub.

Location: Palisade Colorado
Inn Name: A Divine Thyme Bed & Breakfast
Address: 401 W 1st Street
Owners: Tom & Cathy Monroe
Website: www.adivinethymebandb.comE-mail
Asking Price: $538,000
Contact Name: Tammy Craig – E-mail

Welcome to a gentler time with this classic Palisade Victorian featuring 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, two parcels (second with two beautiful open decks and room for garage, gardening, etc) wine cellar, wrap around porch, two parlors, three fireplaces, and much more. Fall in love with the original woodwork, artistic touches, vintage design, and pride of ownership shown in this home. The property has 3 beautiful guest rooms with private baths as well as spacious private owners quarters.

Location: Trinidad
Inn Name: Tarabino Inn
Address: 310 E. Second St
Owners: Teresa M Vila
Website: www.tarabinoinn.comE-mail
Asking Price: $695,000
Contact Name: Rick Johnson
Contact Number: 719-845-8489 – E-mail

Tarabino Inn Bed and Breakfast includes three spacious suites with private baths, two additional guest rooms that share a bath, a dining room, library with gas fireplace, and other common areas all finely appointed with antiques and other quality furnishings. An apartment includes a second kitchen, bath, living room, laundry, in-floor heat and more. The property also provides off street parking for guests and owners as well as a large carriage house with ample storage. The inn features unique Italianate/Victorian architecture within El Corazon de Trinidad National Historic District just two blocks from Main Street and downtown restaurants, galleries, museums, and shopping. Clientele and reputation are well established (see reviews on Turnkey and profitable business opportunity.

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PAID LISTINGS (Non-Members): (6 months)
Basic $75: 100 word description, name, address, phone, links to inn/realtor websites and email contact.

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