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Thunder Lodge

207 Brookdale, PO Box 504, Buena Vista, CO 81211
Thunder Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Meridian, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service. The family wanted to hit the mountains and beat the Texas heat. This place is comfortable and affordable with games such as shuffleboard, beanbag toss. Beautiful creek runs beside the property with nice Brok trout. We will stay here again.

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Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was excellent, friendly, helpful. Loved the 2 bedroom set up. Very, very clean. No bugs. Love the cabin stay. Wildlife in the mornings was nice to wake up to a deer checking you out. Location is great. Love the river right outside. Nice place to sit by the river. Convenient! Would highly recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cabins were very clean, cute, and "the keys were in the door". It was exactly what we needed. Close to our "outdoor" activities and Buena Vista was a cute little town. Only concern was getting ahold of the owners to settle our bill. We tried daily (stayed 3 days) at different times of the day, to settle but the... More 

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Golden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Stayed at Thunder Lodge for 2 nights main reason we stayed is that they are pet friendly didn't know exactly what to expect but they had great reviews, after staying there I know why they get such great reviews. Have stayed in a lot of older rustic cabins through out the years can't ever say I have ever been in... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

A group of friends and I spent 2 nights here in early March and LOOOOVED every minute of it. Buena Vista is a great town in a great part of the state and Thunder Lodge is a quaint but comfortable option if you're looking for your base camp. The log cabins, more affordable than most hotel rooms, definitely give you... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My wife and I have been looking for the perfect winter fun spot with a rustic style cabin. We found it! Thunder Lodge is centrally located in Buena Vista, the cabins are clean and cozy, and it is very family friendly. One small touch that is very welcome is a red binder listing all the different activities you can do... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Let me start with the good things about this place. Good location, very close to everything in Buena Vista, CO Quiet Reserved Parking for each cabin Cable TV, one flat screen in living room, and one small TV in the main bedroom. Comfortable bed Next to a nice creek Now the bad things: $50 fee if you don't take out... More 

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Divide, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

We were looking for a cozy weekend getaway to relax and visit hot springs. We sure found just that at Thunder Lodge! We love the cabin setting-sure beats the typical hotel! If you want to be waited on and have everything done for you then you should look elsewhere. But this is exactly what we love. The cabins are clean,... More 

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Denver CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We rented a cabin at Thunder Lodge for a fall leaf-viewing trip and we loved it! We had 2 bedrooms; a comfortable living room; nice, if somewhat small, bathroom' and a tiny but adequate kitchen. Our only problem was that the stove wasn't fully functional, and the dorm-size refridgerator meant we had to shop every day. The coziness of the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The whole cabin idea is great, although cabin #2 needs some serious updating. The pillows are flat as pancakes, the shower stall was circa 1970's!!! The light switch in the kitchen was faulty (made me very nervous to flip it!). The cleaning crew needs to be educated on cleaning, there was a used bandaid left for us in the shower!!!!... More 

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