Watkins is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Denver’s well-known sights. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fabulous Aurora Sports Park and the ever-popular Aurora Reservoir. Two more worthwhile attractions that are close by Watkins are the Town Center at Aurora and the Blackstone Country Club.
During your stay in the Watkins area, you can see the Colorado Rapids soccer team in summer at Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City. When there is no game scheduled, sports enthusiasts can still head to the stadium for a behind the scenes tour.
After a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Watkins, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Baymont Inn and Suites Denver International Airport, the Econo Lodge Denver International Airport, Aurora and the Days Inn & Suites Denver International Airport are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.