We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 105 Colorado Springs hotels

The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8110 North Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Special Price
Best Rate+$10 Dining
Save Saved
You added The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs to your Saves list
The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
80%
Ranked #15 of 105 hotels in Colorado Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
GreenLeadersBronze level
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed today
Katie M Chicago, Illinois
  • Overview
  • Reviews (1,108)
  • Photos (125)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (311)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

1,108 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    554
    339
    132
    47
    36
See reviews for
496
219
50
94
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (311)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My family and I stayed here for one night for a family vacation. The hotel was clean and nice but the staff was not very helpful- we had problems with our room and they didn't do much to fix it. They do have a great breakfast but overall wasn't the best experience.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We contacted the front desk around 9 pm after a long day of hiking to notify them that our air conditioning wasn't working and it was 85 degrees in our room and windows can't open. Took one hour for "maintenance" to come up and say yep, it doesn't work. I'll send someone else up. One hr later someone shows up... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
seattle
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our first room had fruit flies in the bathroom sink. The front desk was apologetic and moved us immediatly. King suite was very roomy but small improvements (dinged up hangers and dressers) could have made it shine. The pool is in the lobby so that is a little odd. I would not have felt comfortable using it. More for kids... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Semmes
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Family vacation to Colorado Springs. Blood on the comforter which was changed once reported. Room bathroom smelled like urine. The smell was reported multiple times but never addressed. Needless to say we checked out early. I would not recommend this hotel!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Augusta
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

So, visiting the Springs to see family and The Academy hotel was recommend. Issue number one occurred when I received a rate quote over the phone that suddenly jumped $20 when I got to the counter. It was rectified but still.....moving on. A big selling point is that they have an indoor pool. It is a floating cess pool. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very pleasantly surprised by breakfast (similar to Embassy Suites). Room is average. Very tight with rollaway bed for a 5th person in the room. Our building didn't have an elevator. Front desk service was ok. Had to ask twice for the rollaway. The guy bringing the bed was great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rancho Cucamonga, California
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

No fussy lobby here! This lobby is where the action is at. There is The Pit that has a fireplace surrounded by cushiony chairs. The best free breakfast ever is set up in the lobby. Patrick the Omelette Man was amazing. He had 5 omelettes cooking but still have time to show you where the butter was.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Westcliffe, Colorado
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we almost always stay here - unless they are booked- when we do entertainment away from home (another 100 miles away) - the FREE breakfast is wonderful and we love Patrick the head chef, - indoor pool (have never used, but always has people in it) - quiet! and also a $10 food voucher at the Falcon Grill the evening... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gilbert, Arizona
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights and had a great experience. The room was very comfortable and clean. I loved the room darkening shade since I don't like light shining in when I am trying to sleep. The breakfast was the best on our two week trip. They have made to order omelets, waffles, eggs, sausage, ham, muffins, and more.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't let the exterior fool you; this is a great choice for a family vacation in Colorado Springs. The staff went out of their way to be helpful and courteous during our stay, and our room was clean and well appointed. With a fridge, coffee maker and microwave, it had everything we needed for our two night stay. The kids... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs

Address: 8110 North Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Colorado > El Paso County > Colorado Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Tingo, Hotels.com, BookingOdigeoWL, Priceline, Agoda, Venere and Otel so you can book your The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs Best Western
Academy Hotel Colorado Springs

125 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (63)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (16)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (63)
Viewed
Room/suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (16)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (22)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Colorado Springs #5 Romantic Hotel in Colorado Springs #6 Best Value Hotel in Colorado Springs #11 Business Hotel in Colorado Springs #12 Family Hotel in Colorado Springs
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Academy Hotel Colorado Springs! Our Family owned and operated full service hotel is nestled around the Colorado Rocky Mountains with glorious views of Pike's Peak and is conveniently located off I-25 near the U.S. Air Force Academy. The Academy Hotel consistently offers unbeatable value, amazing amenities and exceptional service. Lodging at our hotel provides leisure and business travelers with a wide variety of famous Colorado Springs attractions such as the historic Manitou Cliff Dwellings, Garden of The Gods, Cave of The Winds, Royal Gorge, the Cog Rail Way and more! Guests marvel about The Academy Hotel's luxurious atrium filled with majestic fountains and lush greenery, a warm and inviting fireside lounge, indoor pool, sun deck with hot tub, fitness center, business center, children's arcade and onsite dining at the Falcon's Bar & Grill - with delicious American Cuisine daily specials and happy hour from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Late arrivals enjoy the new 24 Hour Convenient Store located by the front desk. Wake each morning to a complimentary hot breakfast with waffle and made to order omelet bar! Other free amenities include: high speed Internet, HBO® movies, business center services, parking and unlimited local calls.Nine conference, banquet and meeting rooms accommodate 350 people -making The Academy Hotel the ideal location for weddings, reunions, social events, holiday buffets and corporate conferences. Tower rooms have been renovated with a warm blend of natural earth tone decor, 32" flat screen TVs, traditional quality furnishings, microwaves and upper floors are served by Elevator. All rooms feature comfortable beds with luxurious triple sheeted linens,mini fridge & Microwave.Whether your stay is for business, pleasure or special event, the attentive staff at The Academy Hotel will ensure your stay is comfortable and memorable! "Exceptional service & amenities - incomparable value." ... more   less 
Number of rooms
193

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer