Benton Building

326 6th Ave Ouray CO


Benton Building Apartments are located in the heart of beautiful Ouray, Colorado at 325 6th Avenue, one block east of Main Street and directly across from City Hall. We offer two 1-bedroom units each with unique characteristics and a mixed-use live/work retail studio. Located in the Historic Benton Building, the location of the original hand-carved bar now located in the Elks Club, the upstairs unit was original ​sales rooms f​rom the days of the wild frontier. All units are updated with wood or wood-floor laminate. Views abound from the windows and you can enjoy the common garden, shared driveway and carport.

3 apartments, various layout

Apartments for rent Ouray CO
  • ​1 GB fiber internet to most units 
  • ​Free laundry facilities
  • Utilities separate and community metered
  • Snow removal is shared with property owner

All Units

This 900 sq. ft. live/work retail space has 1 & 1/2 bathrooms, washer/dryer and utility room, sliding-glass door to a patio and full electric kitchen with built-in microwave, stove-top range, refrigerator and eat-at island. Retail space is separated by a privacy door, and has a lofted-office or storage area and half bath accessible by retractable ladder. Loft space could be a non-conforming bedroom and retail space used as a living room. There are three exterior access doors, including an extra-wide entrance dutch-door, and a drive-up window. This location has been active for over 100 years as a locals drinking-hole, private rooming, frame shop, yoga studio and most recently Mojo’s Coffee.

This unit is a 900 sq. ft. wholly private, top-floor apartment with windows facing all four directions. Large eat-in kitchen and full bathroom makes for uninterrupted mountain enjoyment and privacy. Electric kitchen with stove-top range, refrigerator, and glorious sunny mornings. Living room gets to enjoy afternoon delights facing the lovely City Hall Clock Tower.

Newly renovated 750 sq. ft. (in 2020), this 1 bedroom/1bathroom unit has all the amenities you would want in a downtown Ouray apartment. Wood-laminate and tile flooring. Glass shower upgrades in newly designed bathroom; open-concept living room with electric kitchen, counter-seat peninsula, stove-top range, refrigerator and garbage disposal. Patio-deck entrance overlooks the garden and has set-back privacy from 6th Avenue.

Contact the Manager

For pricing or questions, please feel free to contact Marcy Wood at
(303) 817-1923 or ​contact us.