May 17, 2023

Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer and long days spent sunning by a rooftop pool, dining at cookouts and embarking on new adventures. Welcome the season during the last weekend of May with a getaway to these 10 Forbes Travel Guide-approved properties spanning from Anguilla to Wisconsin. Go forth and have fun, just don’t forget the sunscreen.

Madeline Hotel and Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection, Telluride, Colorado

You might be surprised to find that Telluride’s summer contains just as much potential for adrenaline-fueled adventure as the winter ski season courtesy of the Five-Star hotel’s summer programming. Family fly-fishing and picnicking, ropes coursing, bungee jumping and tea trekking all await in the mountain town.