About the Florence Rose

The Florence Rose Guesthouse in Florence, Colorado offers a memorable bed and breakfast experience with a combination of antique treasures and a highly personalized level of exceptional guest services. The Rose is centrally located among many tourist attractions, making it the perfect homebase for exciting day trips. Popular local attractions are the Royal Gorge Route Railroad and the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, which are 15 and 20 minutes away, respectively.

Located in the quaint town of Florence, Colorado, the antique capital of southeast Colorado, Florence is home to numerous antique shops and art galleries. The Florence Rose is only minutes from Canon City, home to the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park, Royal Gorge Route Railroad, numerous whitewater rafting adventure companies, world-class fly fishing opportunity, horseback riding and incredible hiking trails, as well as a local Winery offering free wine tasting daily (you may request a bottle of wine to be awaiting your arrival at “The Rose”). Climb to the top of Bishop’s Castle near Lake Isabel. Also, bask in the relaxing and healing waters of the local Desert Reef Hot Springs or Dakota Hot Springs. A masseuse is sometimes available at the Dakota Hot Springs. Call for details.

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The Florence Rose Guesthouse, built in 1886 has been beautifully restored and maintains its architectural integrity. All five guest rooms at “The Rose” are unique in theme and décor and combine modern-day comfort with historical ambiance. Our guest accommodations are air-conditioned and we offer free wi-fi internet access for all our guests.

Dining Room Florence Rose 

Curl up with a book in one of the two sitting parlors or relax in our secluded hot tub gazebo and watch the mountain sunset from our backyard.

Sitting Room Florence Rose 

Included in your stay at the Florence Rose Guesthouse:

  • Continental breakfast served daily at 8:30 a.m.
  • Use of our secluded outdoor hot tub gazebo

Florence Rose Bed & Breakfast Hot Tub Gazebo

This Victorian beauty has 5 bedrooms upstairs, each with its own private bath.

Whether opting to relax at The Florence Rose or explore the surroundings, we are happy to share information with you about our bed and breakfast inn, our area or the many nearby attractions. Just minutes from the Royal Gorge Bridge & Train, White Water Rafting, and The Abbey Winery. Enjoy a walk down Main St. Florence, the antique shopping capital of southern Colorado.

Our location at the edge of Florence Colorado in the Wet Mountains provides glorious mountain views, clean, crisp air and a quiet place to seek rest and recreation. Our charming Victorian bed and breakfast is only 8 miles east of Cañon City, 36 miles southwest of Colorado Springs and 25 miles west of Pueblo. Get a map and driving directions.

The Florence Rose Guesthouse

For more local information, please visit the Florence Chamber of Commerce
The Florence Rose Guesthouse is a member of the Cañon City Chamber of Commerce