Manitou Springs, Colorado Gay & Lesbian Friendly Bed and Breakfast


Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast

Manitou Springs, CO LGBT-Friendly Bed and Breakfast

Denver metro, Fort Collins, Boulder, Pueblo Colorado


Experience the award-winning Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, a Manitou Springs bed and breakfast, only 4 miles from Colorado Springs. Being a part of  the historic downtown since 1886, the prime location of our boutique bed and breakfast makes for easy walking to the variety of shops, restaurants and galleries on Manitou Avenue. 


The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast is a great starting point for your Colorado adventure. Enjoy the many area attractions in Manitou Springs, such as Pikes Peak and the Cog Railroad, Garden of the Gods, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, and Cave of the Winds. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy local hiking, biking, horseback riding, golfing, and fishing in the Pikes Peak region.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast
Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Bottle of wine, cheese and crackers
Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Garden
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Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Kitchen
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A delightful, fresh homemade hot breakfast is served each morning at 9:00. We serve breakfast in our spacious dining room or on the front porch in the summer. Breakfast is served for your pleasure and for a leisure morning. Our special juice blend, homemade muffins, fresh fruit, and a breakfast egg entree are prepared each morning by Gwenn with Jenny’s help. Freshly ground coffee from a local roaster, Colorado Coffee Merchants is brewed and served. A variety of premium teas are also available for your selection.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Dining Area

Charming Lodging

The warm and friendly feel of our historic Colorado bed and breakfast, at the base of Pikes Peak, wraps around you as you step in the door. The large beautiful rooms are distinctive and different. The unique style of our home provides bigger rooms for bigger beds, king and queen size, sitting areas and private baths. The old claw foot tubs are still in most of the bathrooms and they do have showers as well. Enjoy a comfortable relaxing stay at the Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast, while you explore the Pikes Peak region, as well as local attractions right here in Manitou Springs. Soak in the patio hot tub after your day’s adventure.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Mountian views at the foot of Pikes Peak

Guestrooms ~ Charm & Distinction

The Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast offers lodging with spacious, beautifully appointed guestrooms, all with private baths. Unique updated decor and family heirlooms add charm and distinction to the inn. Rooms have king and queen beds, sitting areas, and a variety of views. While maintaining historic charm, turn of the century architecture with peaceful mountain views we provide updated amenities to our guests.


  •  Hot tub on the garden patio
  • Free WIFI
  • Complimentary snacks are provided in each room
  • Scrumptious full breakfast served at 9:00
  • HDTV w/DVD player in every room!
  • Wine glasses in rooms
  • Hair dryers
  • Body wash, shampoo, and conditioner made specially for us from local retailer
  • Salus Hot beverage station in dining room
  • Free movie selection
  • Manitou greenstone fireplace in family room
  • Microwave available
  • Iron and ironing boards
  • Rooms serviced daily
  • Guest computer with printer available.
  • Fax on site.
  • Tourist information, maps, hiking trails, and event planning
  • 36-inch cable TV in family room with DVDs and player
Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Manitou Room

The Manitou Suite

The Manitou Suite/Blue Room is the largest room in our Manitou Springs bed and breakfast, a two bedroom suite; each room has a Queen size bed. For family reunions, birthday parties, or retreats this room fills your accommodation needs. The cool blues and greens of the rooms are comforting and calming. This suite can be reserved as one room or two rooms and will sleep as many as 4; the suite shares one bathroom. Sunshine washes into the sitting area and bathes the Victorian fainting couch in the Blue room. All original art work hangs on the pale blue walls. This suite is on the 3rd floor.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Guestroom with canopy bed and sink

Osage Room

For your Romantic Getaway near Colorado Springs or Colorado honeymoon the Osage room is the top pick! Nestled away on the 3rd floor this room is private. The Osage room has a king-size bed with a plush red brocade spread and dreamy white sheers for a canopy. Against the windows two oversized comfy red chairs are tucked, a great place for reading your favorite book, good conversation, or evening wine.  The Osage room has easy access to the hot tub.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - The Pawnee Room

Pawnee Room

The Pawnee room is a cozy two room suite that will enrich your Colorado bed and breakfast experience. This suite is eclectic in style, decorated with Native American rugs and artifacts, some of which are from the eastern plains of Colorado but has brightly painted walls with Tiffany style lamps. The dark oak furniture, the old steamer trunks, sand paintings and pottery displayed in the room enhances the warm feel. In the sitting room, the walls are rich bead board and 2 walls are windows, an over sized love seat and ottoman provide a great space for reading or relaxing and enjoying the sunlight as it spills in the windows. The Navajo rugs hang nicely on the bead board.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - The Midland Room

Midland Room

The Midland room has tone on tone walls, rich hard wood floors and is furnished with a King sized bed red and tan floral bedding. Under the bed to warm your feet a Turkish rug. Two vintage chairs elegantly frame the romantic wood carved corner mantle. The warmth of the electric fireplace flickers. In the middle of the room hangs an antique brass chandelier. A side table holds wine glasses and snacks. The windows present wonderful views of the city-scape on the mountain side views looking out over the front lawn and gardens of the inn while the other windows offer views of the historic library lawn and gardens.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - King size guest room

The Ruxton Room

The Ruxton Room, in our romantic Colorado bed and breakfast, is often the “gentlemen’s choice”. This cozy room is perfect for a romantic getaway. The walls and ceiling are covered in rich cherry wood bead board. This large room has two walls filled by windows that bathe the wood with warm sunlight. A king size iron bed furnished the Ruxton room and is covered in a distinctive plush red and gold spread. Two wing back chairs form a comfy seating area with a soft sage colored end table with reading lamp. When the Colorado evenings turn cool, you can cozy up to the electric fireplace with the ambiance of flickering firelight. 30 inch HDTV with DVD player sits above the fireplace. Free movies are available.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - The Canon Room

Canon Room

The Canon Room is a two room suite that offers the best view in the house! The view from the bay window is the city scape on the mountain side, the front lawn and garden, and a view of Manitou Ave. The scroll work of the plush King size iron bed defines this beautiful spacious room. The rich and vibrant floral bedding and the walnut vintage antique furniture are highlighted against bold “drop dead gorgeous” red colored walls. The golden hue of the original hard wood floors adds warmth to this large suite. The adjoining room of this spacious suite includes high back antique chairs, a drum table and lamp creating a corner for reading, chatting or enjoying the view.

Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast - Pikes Peak Room

Pikes Peak Room

As we sit at the base of Pikes Peak our lodging accommodation has a sunny room in its namesake. The soothing Pikes Peak Room has a Queen-size bed with a striking black and gold bedspread and wood white washed headboard. The valances are gold and green pinstripe adding a charming detail to the room. The cozy reading nook, filled with afternoon sunlight, tempts you to snuggle up to an inspiring view of Colorado foothills.  The room has a large white washed dresser with mirror and here sit the wine glasses, snacks and the HDTV / DVD player so you can watch from bed. The room has a pedestal sink with hand towels.   


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