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Exploring the Vibrant Neighborhood of LoHi

Nestled on the western edge of downtown Denver, LoHi (short for Lower Highland) is a charming neighborhood that effortlessly combines the old with the new. This vibrant community offers a rich history, a diverse range of architectural styles, a thriving culinary scene, and ample recreational activities. Join us as we dive into the essence of LoHi, exploring its past, present, and the endless possibilities it holds for residents and visitors alike.

 

Historic Background

LoHi's history dates back to the late 1800s when it served as a bustling streetcar suburb. Originally home to working-class families, the neighborhood has undergone significant revitalization while still preserving its historical charm. Many of the original Victorian-era homes and brick buildings have been lovingly restored, adding to the unique character of the area.

 

Architectural Style of Homes

One of the highlights of LoHi is its diverse range of architectural styles. Strolling through the neighborhood's tree-lined streets, you'll find beautifully restored Victorian-era homes with ornate details, classic brownstones, and modern townhouses. The blend of old and new architecture creates a visually captivating atmosphere that showcases the evolution of the neighborhood.



Foodie Haven

LoHi is a culinary paradise, offering an array of restaurants, cafes, and bars that cater to all taste buds. From trendy gastropubs to upscale dining establishments, the neighborhood has something for everyone. Local favorites include Avanti Food & Beverage, Wildflower, 22 Provisions, and The Bindery. Whether you're craving international cuisine, farm-to-table dishes, or innovative cocktails, LoHi has it all.

 

Avanti Food & Beverage - 3200 N Pecos St

Wildflower - 3638 Navajo St

22 Provisions - 3200 N Pecos St

The Bindery - 1817 Central St

Postino LoHi - 2715 17th St

Root Down - 1600 W 33rd Ave

Linger - 2030 W 30th Ave

The Den - 2900 Zuni St

Acova - 3651 Navajo St

My Neighbor Felix LoHi - 1801 Central St



Shopping and Boutiques

LoHi boasts an eclectic mix of boutiques and shops, making it a great destination for retail therapy. Explore local boutiques offering unique clothing, accessories, and home decor items. The neighborhood also features specialty stores that cater to niche interests, including vintage shops, art galleries, and bookstores. With its walkable streets and friendly shop owners, LoHi offers a delightful shopping experience.

 

Ratio Clothing - 2559 16th St

Good Chemistry - Highlands - 2563 15th St #103

CLP Jewelry - LoHi - 3214 Tejon St

Corks - LoHi - 3244 Navajo St



Recreational Activities

For those seeking outdoor adventures, LoHi provides easy access to various recreational activities. The neighborhood is situated near the Platte River and the popular Confluence Park, where you can enjoy biking, walking, or simply relaxing by the water. Nearby, you'll find the historic Highland Bridge, offering stunning views of downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountains. Additionally, several parks and green spaces provide  opportunities for picnics, yoga, and community events.

The Bug Theatre - 3654 Navajo St

Tumble HAUS - 1330 W 38th Ave

CYCLEBAR - 1230 W 38th Ave

LoHi Athletic Club  - 2010 W 30th Ave
Hirshorn Park - 3000 Tejon St



LoHi's unique combination of history, architectural beauty, culinary delights, and recreational opportunities make it a must-visit neighborhood in Colorado. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a food lover, a shopaholic, or an outdoor enthusiast, LoHi has something to offer everyone. So, plan a visit, immerse yourself in the local charm, and create lasting memories in this vibrant neighborhood that perfectly captures the spirit of Denver.

 

Contact me today with any questions: 

Kelly Thompson, REALTOR

303.587.3846

[email protected]

 

Kelly’s Additional Credentials: 

Residential Construction Certified

New Build Specialist Designation

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