If you plan to move to Denver, rest assured: you already made one great decision. Denver’s economic, retail, and residential sectors are booming, creating an enticing draw for other businesses, restaurants, and residents to head to the Mile High City. As a result, the increased demand for housing with upscale amenities, luxury furnishings, and central locations has spurred competition and innovation among the city’s newest residential buildings — all to the renter’s benefit.
With so many great apartment options, it can be difficult to determine which building is right for you. Luckily, we created a local guide to the best luxury apartments in Denver.
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Luxury Apartments in Downtown Denver
Live here if: you want the best views of downtown Denver and the Rockies while living next to all of the activities, restaurants, and bars you could ever want.
Synonymous with high-end luxury living, The Confluence is a 35-story, modern apartment building in the heart of Lower Downtown. It is easily Denver’s premier luxury community, with gorgeous units, an unbeatable location, and expansive penthouses that come with private, direct-to-unit elevator access.
The interior spaces house top-of-the-line furnishings, features, and appliances, making each apartment feel more like a boutique hotel — unique, charming, and welcoming. Spa-inspired bathrooms, gourmet kitchens, and hand-scraped hardwood flooring make this Denver’s #1 location for luxury living. Located on the Platte River with direct access to Cherry Creek Trail, The Confluence can confidently claim the title of “best location in Denver.”
Parq on Speer
Live here if: you want to enjoy Colorado’s natural beauty from your floor-to-ceiling windows and private balcony.
Neighborhood: Golden Triangle
Parq on Speer has unbeatable views of Denver’s past and present. You won’t need to worry about obstructed views because Parq looks West over Sunken Gardens Park. Watch bikers zoom past on Cherry Creek Trail, or see the mountains turn from gold to pink to lavender as the sun dips below the horizon.
Although Parq on Speer is only seconds from the heart of downtown, you won’t spy rooftops, parking garage decks, or even other high-rises from this building’s open-air community deck — just Colorado’s natural beauty.
Live here if: you love understated luxury and spoiling your pet.
Neighborhood: Golden Triangle
The amenities and staff are the true selling point for Acoma. From dry cleaning and 24-hour concierge services, to an enormous fire pit with downtown views, this luxury apartment building marries upscale urban living with authentic, warm hospitality.
While still centrally located, Acoma best describes its location as “at the doorstep of Denver.” Close enough to walk downtown, but far enough away from the concrete jungle, Acoma provides plenty of quick access to parks and greenery, making this the perfect home for dog lovers.
Live here if: you work downtown, dine downtown, and enjoy nights and weekends downtown.
Neighborhood: Central Business District
If you work in downtown Denver, you should definitely consider living at The Quincy. This upscale apartment building sits in the heart of Denver, with quick access to the best attractions in the Mile-High City. Its premier location guarantees a short commute to your office downtown. Walk to happy hour, Sunday brunch, or catch the light rail to Coors Field for a Rockies game.
In addition to its prime location, The Quincy is home to the best pool in Denver. With city views, the patio and glass-sided pool overlook Curtis Street. Updated technology and smart elevators compliment this brand new building, making it a haven for tech-loving socialites looking to immerse themselves in all Denver has to offer.
St. Paul Collection
Live here if: you love fine dining, luxury shopping, and elegant nightlife.
Neighborhood: Cherry Creek
St. Paul Collection gives residents direct access to Cherry Creek’s upscale restaurants and luxury shopping centers, while still maintaining a cozy neighborhood feel. If you love big city amenities, but want a quiet, calmer pace of life, look no further than St. Paul Collection. Warm communal spaces invite residents to spend time with friends and enjoy the beautiful Denver weather.
AMLI Riverfront Green
Live here if: you want to get outdoors and enjoy city life at the same time.
Neighborhood: Riverfront Park
With access to the river and Commons Park, you can get outdoors for exercise, play, or relaxation any time of the day. If you love heading to wilder territories, REI is practically next door. Plus, you can easily get to downtown, and explore the nearby LoDo neighborhood.
The building itself comes with all the usual luxury amenities, such as a resort-style pool and business center, alongside a few less usual perks, including a DIY maker space for the creative types and a pet spa for the four-legged residents. Inside the apartment units, you’ll find designer finishes, quartz countertops, dual bathroom vanities, private balconies, and so much more. Our apartment locators rank this building among their top choices to show clients, and for good reasons.
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Save yourself time, stress, and money by calling AptAmigo. We’ll gather your list of preferences and then compile a list of potential apartments that fit YOU. We even set up tours and provide assistance throughout the entire rental process. It’s the black card for apartment hunting. Contact us to get started on your new chapter in Denver!
* The original version of this article was first published on April 3, 2019.