Hidden between Garden of the Gods and America's most famous mountain, Pikes Peak, lies the magical town of Manitou Springs. "Manitou", a Native American word for "spirit", describes this beautiful mountain community. Eleven natuarlly carbonated mineral spring fountains, located throughout this Historic town, run free for all who wish to enjoy the healing benefits. "Manitou", a Native American Word for "Spirit", Manitou Springs is a vibrant artisan community, home to world class art, music, theater and sidewalk sculpture displays. The Historic District is lined with unique art galleries, one of a kind gift shops and trading posts with handcrafted Native American treasures. Manitou Springs is home to famous historic restaurants, neighborhood dining establishments and world class cuisine. Complete your stay in Manitou Springs at one of our fine Victorian bed & breakfasts, cozy, and unique motels, a historic hotel or secluded cabins and cottages. Enjoy the many unique attractions that the Pikes Peak region has to offer.