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Holden House 1902 


Bed & Breakfast Inn 


Colorado Springs

  "The Romance of the Past with the Comforts of Today"



Colorado Springs' Holden House is beautiful at Chrismastime and all through the year! 



Holden House Holiday Herald


December 2015 

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Innkeepers Sallie and Welling Clark and InnCat Mingtoy 
We look forward to seeing you at Holden House soon.
May the season bring you a holiday filled with health and happiness.  We hope you'll stay with us soon to share our love of Christmastime and our enthusiasm for decking our halls with garlands, wreaths, velvet bows, shiney ornaments, six Christmas trees, dozens of unique nutcrackers and thousands of lights. Share this special time with our B&B family and enjoy all the beauty of the season with us!
Our holiday decorations will be on display thru January 1st.
& Heather, Tracy, Pat, Eva and Sarah

- Gift Certificates to Holden House for that someone who has everything.

(Restrictions apply - full amount of stay due when reservation is booked and non-refundable)


Ring in the the New Year with our Sparkling Package and watch fireworks on Pikes Peak New Years Eve! More Specials

Plan ahead for the New 2016  Year,  Valentine's month (February), Spring and Summer!  You can celebrate with your loved anytime of the year! 

Holden House features six spacious guest suites

Have a jolly holiday with us in the Pikes Peak region. Be prepared to shop 'til you drop in historic Old Colorado City, downtown Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs, the Shops at Briargate or one of our two malls. Or perhaps you just love art, culture, heritage, museums and some spectacular scenery, El Paso County and our area offers something special for you. Your comfortable stay in historic Colorado Springs can be fun and Fireplaces grace each guest suite at Holden House in Colorado Springs, COexciting or relaxing and choose. We're also the perfect business traveler's retreat to take the stress out of a long day of work at the office.  Visit for more details on our great lodging options and many specials!  


Ice skate in outdoor downtown Colorado Springs at Acacia Park to celebrate the holiday season. Ice Skating in nearby Acacia Park is a fun activity during the holidays!Deck the Halls with special performances at the beautiful Pikes Peak Center, just one mile from Holden House with easy in - easy out hassle-free parking. Or take in some theatre and fine art at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. For more area events and activities, take a visit to where you'll find all the latest happenings around the region!  For area attractions, visit Experience Colorado Springs at Pikes Peak.

Visit our "Inn the Kitchen" recipe show with Innkeeper Sallie Clark by visiting our YouTube Channel!
Southwestern Eggs Fiesta is one of the Holden House signature dishes!


Enjoy our Southwestern Eggs Fiesta recipe and signature dish for an easy to make breakfast brunch!

Gingered Christmas Sprinkles
1 cup vegetable shortening, butter, or margarine (butter flavored Crisco works best)
1 cup sugar
1 eggGingered Christmas Sprinkles Recipe
1 cup molasses
2 tablespoons white vinegar
5 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1-1/2 teaspoons baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 teaspoons ground ginger
2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
Cream shortening and sugar.  Beat in egg, molasses, and vinegar.  Sift together dry ingredients; blend together into a ball.  Wrap in waxed paper and chill 3 hours in refrigerator.
Roll dough out on lightly floured surface to approximately 1/8 inch thick.  Cut into shapes.  You may re-roll excess dough to use to fullest quantity.  Place 1 inch apart on greased cookie sheet.  Bake at 375o for 5-6 minutes. Cool slightly; remove to rack.  Makes about 5 dozen/more-or-less depending on size of shapes.
                Sprinkles Frosting
1 cup of powdered sugar
1/4 cup of water
¼ cup butter
Sift sugar & mix with water and butter to form slightly runny consistency.  Add more water if needed.  Add 2 drops of food coloring to desired colors.  Frost cooled cookies - decorate with candies or colored sprinkles.  Let dry thoroughly.