There are different options for staying in Telluride, CO. Because of the size of Telluride, there are not any large hotel chains. If you are traveling with a group you can rent houses that can comfortably hold 10 attendees. Single rooms are also available that include kitchenettes. If camping is your style there are campground in Telluride and nearby Ouray.
Indoor Lodging - Telluride Hotels
The preferred lodging provider for the Telluride Mushroom Festival is Telluride Alpine Lodging. Telluride Alpine lodging will be giving a generous 15% discount to all festival attendees---make sure you mention the festival when you are booking your lodging or use the code 'CELEBRATION15' when placing your order.
Many people prefer camping in Telluride because of the gorgeous scenery and community vibe.
Camping in Telluride Resources (from Telluride website)
View the 2014 Campground Brochure and map (the 2015 brochure will be available soon!) Located in: Telluride's Town Park 500 E. Colorado Ave. Telluride, Colorado 81435 Ph: (970) 728-2173
Camping around Telluride Outside of town there is camping at several Forest Service campgrounds. Information about these campgrounds can be found here. There are no private campgrounds in the Telluride area. The closest Colorado State Park to Telluride is Ridgway State Park.
Camping around Ouray Information about Forest Service campground around Ouray can be found here. Information on private campgrounds around Ouray can be found here. There is a KOA near Ouray.