Broadmoor Real Estate
Broadmoor is an expansive area located in southwest Colorado Springs, including prestigious neighborhoods like Broadmoor Heights and Broadmoor Hills. Overlooked by The Broadmoor Hotel, a historic establishment, this area is well-established with many beautiful neighborhoods and large, spacious homes.
Broadmoor Real Estate Market
Broadmoor is a well-established and desirable residential area in Colorado Springs. As the community extends towards the west and up the slopes of the Cheyenne Mountain range, the homes become larger and more luxurious.
Many of the large, single-family homes in Broadmoor were built in the mid to late 20th century, and as such display a range of up-market styles for the time. These include wide and low modern-rustic ranch designs, with large decks, great-room windows, and open-concept interiors with prominent fireplaces. Rustic materials like riverstone and wood are common.
Broadmoor's neighborhoods to the east include classic suburban homes with a variety of split-level and garrison house designs, full basements and underslung-garages, vinyl siding and brick foundations.
Common design styles and inspirations include mock-Tudor, Craftsman, and modern ranchers.
The Broadmoor area of Colorado Springs is located to the south of Cheyenne Road and west of the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Highway, Route 115. It extends southwest of these boundaries to the slopes of The Horns and Cheyenne Mountain, including communities like Old Broadmoor, Broadmoor Heights, Broadmoor Hills, Broadmoor Bluffs, and Broadmoor Oaks.
The centerpiece of this extended area is The Broadmoor Hotel, a storied and luxurious establishment overlooking the area since the early 20th century. Including many resort facilities and a prestigious golf course, this hotel has lent the area its reputation for up-market style.
Neighboring communities include Skyway to the north, Ivywild and Stratton Meadows to the northeast, and Quail Lake to the east. From the northeast of Broadmoor, the downtown core of Colorado Springs is only a few minutes away, and the I-25 Highway runs by from the north and towards the east. The elevation of Broadmoor slowly rises towards the western slopes of the front range, providing excellent views of the surrounding area.
As mentioned, the centerpiece of Broadmoor is The Broadmoor Hotel, built in 1918 and includes a golf course, The Broadmoor Golf Club, pools, tennis courts, stores, restaurants, and more.
The immediate area around The Broadmoor Hotel includes facilities like Broadmoor Hall, the Penrose Heritage Museum, Broadmoor Galleries, Cheyenne Mountain Country Club, the World Figure Skating Museum, and The Penrose House Conference Center.
There’s another country club in Broadmoor, along Route 115, the Country Club of Colorado, featuring a lake (Curr Reservoir), many tennis courts, and an olympic-sized pool.
Just past the northeastern corner of Broadmoor is the Broadmoor Towne Center, a large shopping complex with restaurants, a Home Depot, and more.
There are many notable features and Colorado Springs attractions around Broadmoor, like:
- The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
- The Cheyenne Mountain Space Force Station
- Fort Carson
- Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun
The entire area southwest of Broadmoor is crisscrossed with scenic drives, trails, and dotted with lookout points.
Students in Broadmoor are served by the Cheyenne Mountain School District. Schools in the area include Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School, Cheyenne Mountain High School, Broadmoor Elementary School, and The Colorado Springs School.
Q: Is Broadmoor Colorado Springs safe?
A: Broadmoor is one of the safest neighborhoods in Colorado Springs, especially given its density and proximity to the downtown core.
Q: Is Broadmoor a city in Colorado?
A: Broadmoor is not a city in Colorado, but rather a neighborhood within the city of Colorado Springs.
Q: What is Broadmoor famous for?
A: The Broadmoor area of Colorado Springs is most famous for being the location of The Broadmoor hotel and resort. This iconic destination has existed as a local attraction and luxury destination since the early 20th century.
Q: Where is Broadmoor, Colorado Springs?
A: Broadmoor is located in southwest Colorado Springs, south of Cheyenne Boulevard and west of Colorado State Highway 115. From its closest point, Broadmoor is less than 5 minutes from Downtown Colorado Springs.
Broadmoor Listings Summary
Broadmoor - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Broadmoor: $1,584,200 / County Avg $649,000
Avg Taxes in Broadmoor: $4,900 / County Avg $2,200
Avg Sq. Ft. in Broadmoor: 4,343 / County Avg 2,561
Avg Price per/sqft in Broadmoor:$365 / County Avg $253
Avg Walkscore in Broadmoor: 44 / County Avg 29
Avg Year Built in Broadmoor: 1968 / County Avg 1994
Avg Days on Website in Broadmoor: 58 / County Avg 83