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Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn

"Boo For You"


Mingtoy says Happy Halloween from Holden House

Mingtoy is the purr-fect Halloween Holden House greeter!  


 or call 719-471-3980


The inviting living room is the perfect place to snuggle up on a fall weather day
The inviting living room features an antique fireplace, perfect for quiet afternoon reading, playing a game chess or just relaxing with a cup of tea or cocoa on a fall weather day. Our six spacious guest suites feature queen or king beds, fireplaces, private baths and include a full complimentary gourmet breakfast, served in the formal dining room or in the privacy of your suite for an additional fee. 
Remember that you'll get the best rates, specials, and packages only when you #BookDirect through the Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn website. When booking online, be sure that you're on our "official" website. While Holden House is also listed on 3rd party websites like Expedia and, you will get the best rates and options for packages when you contact us directly. If you are within 48 hours of your proposed stay, contact us at 719-471-3980 to speak with an innkeeper or if you have other questions on availability. 
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There's Lots To Do In The PIKES PEAK REGION

Ghost Tours of Manitou Springs
GHOST STORIES OF OLD MANITOU WALKING TOURS: These eerie yet fun ghost tours will walk you through long lost stories of real residents in Manitou Springs’ history. This year, the ghostly spirits come back to visit for five weekends in October: Oct 1 & 2, 8 & 9, 15 & 16, 22 & 23 and 29. The Manitou Springs Heritage Center, along with THEATREdART, these evening tours that are thoughtfully scripted and brilliantly presented to provide a fun experience. The walking tours are outside rain or shine. Tours are approximately 45 minutes long and depart from the Manitou Springs Heritage Center (517 Manitou Avenue) starting at 6:00 pm. Each tour has a Spirit Guide who will recant the stories and guide you from scene to scene. Advance tickets are $15/person and day of tour tickets are $18/person. Reservations are suggested.
Planning ahead - other noteworthy events coming up:
Scarecrow Days in Old Colorado City is a fun October event
Holden House Innkeeper Sallie Clark greets October's Scarecrow Days in nearby Old Colorado City
Manheim Steamroller November 17
- Madrigal Dinner tickets now on sale at Glen Eyrie (Reserve Early for December!)
- Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella December 2, 2021 through January 9, 2022 
The Pikes Peak Area offers the opportunities for an amazing vacation or staycation with a plethora of attractions, activities and adventures. From museums to arts and culture, live music to theatre peformances, outdoor recreation to historic sites, and scenic views to wildlife glimpses, there's something for everyone.  We pride ourselves at helping our guests find the best activities to match their tastes. Here are a few of our favorite places to check out before you stay. Once you're at the inn, our innkeepers will be available if you have questions before venturing out.
A Few Great Local Outdoor Hiking Options:
More Pikes Peak Area Visitor and Event/Activity Links:
A few of our favorite local places to visit:
Unique Venues:
Outdoor Concerts at our many local parks
Academy Riding Stables (Horseback ride through Garden of the Gods)
Shopping and Dining:
Old Colorado City offers great shopping and dining nearby Holden House

Holden House Fall Specials
You'll want to reserve now for our special "Fall-Back" discount offers.
Stay 4 nights and get the 4th night FREE or
Stay 2 nights mid-week Sunday-Thursday and get the 2nd night 50% off
from October 15-December 2, 2021! 

Bacon Wrapped Egg Cups from Holden House
Bacon Wrapped Egg Cups
12 cup muffin tin or 12 small ramekins
Makes 12 cups, serves 6 people
Preheat oven to 350 degrees
4 oz. cheddar cheese, grated
3 oz. cream cheese, softened
12 strips bacon, partially precooked and save grease
8 eggs
½ tsp each garlic & onion powder
Pepper to taste (salt not needed)
Chopped veggies, if desired (i.e. peppers, onion, tomato, etc.)
Whip together eggs, cream cheese, 2 T bacon grease, & spices/veggies
Place bacon inside cup encircling edge of muffin tin/cup
Fill ½ - ¾ full w egg mixture
Sprinkle cheddar cheese on top
Bake 20-25 min at 350
Remove from tin/cup and garnish with fresh herbs and a side of sour cream or salsa
Holden House is known for using fresh herbs from of the garden for a variety of signature dishes and garnishes. One of our favorites is our homemade pesto sauce that adds a zesty flavor to a variety of recipes. It's also a delicious and simple addition to any pasta dish you may want to create and serve in your own home. 
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Christmas magic at Holden House in Colorado Springs
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Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn Colorado Springs 
1102 West Pikes Peak Avenue
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904