WESTMINSTER REAL ESTATE
Westminster is a lovely suburban community in Adams and Jefferson County in the Denver metro area. Tucked between Denver and Boulder, this city has the best of both worlds as it is the ideal blend between living in the suburbs and the city. Residents here take advantage of living an active lifestyle with countless activities year-round. Locals will find living here an outdoor paradise, from nearby parks and recreational spaces to the majestic Rocky Mountains minutes away.
Professionals will be pleased to have a very convenient and quick commute into downtown Denver in 25-minutes. Residents can hop onto I-36, a straight shot southeast to downtown Denver (13 miles) or northwest to Boulder (17 miles). Locals enjoy community events and festivals such as Westy Craft Brew Fest, Movies in the Park, and Around the World Street Fair.
WHAT TO LOVE
Westminster is an in-demand place to call home for its proximity to the cities of Denver and Boulder and the abundance of green spaces and the Rocky Mountains. Residents stay active year-round hiking, skiing, golfing, and kayaking while enjoying the stunning landscapes surrounding the area.
DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING
Westminster has an eclectic array of dining options and cuisine to satisfy any craving. Saltgrass Steak House is a Texas-style steakhouse where guests can dive into a steak, chicken, or burger with flavors reminiscent of being cooked on an open campfire. For an upscale dining experience, you can enjoy a perfectly cooked steak, chops, or seafood at Hideaway Steakhouse. In an elevated yet casual atmosphere, diners can bite into delicious seafood dishes at family-owned Big Mac & Little Lu’s Seafood.Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar is a fun local favorite with a rustic cabin vibe serving excellent American fare and cocktails. Look no further for tasty Mexican food with a Colorado twist at Hacienda Colorado, where you can order your classic go-to’s like enchiladas, tacos, fajitas, and burritos. Need a caffeine boost to your day? Head to Sweet Bloom Coffee Roasters or Ziggi’s Coffee for top-quality coffee.
Locals can enjoy shopping in the walkable and quaint downtown or the Orchard Town Center for all their needs. The Westminster Farmers Marketis open each Saturday from May through November, selling fresh produce, cheeses, baked goods, healthy drinks, and home décor items.
THINGS TO DO
One of the main draws to living in Westminster is the significant number of parks, trails, lakes, and mountains that promote staying healthy and active all year. A peaceful park to take a stroll on the trails or have a picnic in Kensington Park. A popular spot that is awesome for hikers, trail runners, and mountain bikers is Big Dry Creek Trail. The trail runs 12 miles to Standley Lake, with scenic views along the way. Avid golfers will enjoy playing at The Greg Mastriona Golf Courses at Hyland Hills and Legacy Ridge Golf Course for the outstanding courses but with the breathtaking mountain backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. With ample mountain fresh air, nature, and endless trails to explore, the Rocky Mountains are an outdoor playground for hiking, skiing, and more. Top ski resorts all a short distance away are Winter Park, Keystone, Breckenridge, and Vail.
Westminster has excellent schools served by the Westminster Public Schools
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