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Iron Horse Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5800 North Main Street, Durango, CO 81301
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Ranked #26 of 30 hotels in Durango
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The housekeeping seemed good and was the best attribute of our room. There was no place to hang clothes until we complained and they installed a rod under the stairs. The tub and sink drained slowly. The toilet did not flush properly. The light over the bathroom counter is inadequate. The tub taps leak. The room is awkwardly arranged with... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was talked into this place by hotels.com phone operator unfortunately. Ended up with a restless nights sleep. Outdated and extremely sketchy. My boyfriend slept with a knife beside our bed just to be safe if needed. The adjoining doors for the next door bedroom looked like it had been kicked down before. It barely locked and was unlocked when we... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 4 stayed here 2 nights after waiting too long to book a "standard" hotel and not wanting to pay high, last minute booking prices. The location is fine, the rooms are dated but okay for the price -- kind of a campy feel, but the lack of decent A/C is hard to take after a long day... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first impression was NOT good but it was turned around quickly. We booked a "Standard" room for 3 nights for our Durango part of our vacation. The reviews were mixed so I was a little leery. The day of check in I called to let them know we would be checking in late and I asked to confirm we... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called the Iron Horse Inn our home base for 2 nights as we explored the spectacular surroundings of Durango and the San Juan Mountains. Most important was that it was pet-friendly, so based on that alone, I am appreciative of any place that welcomes our boys. And boy, oh boy, are they pet-friendly. Almost everyone at the Inn had... More

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Daughter and I were finishing up a 2300 mi 4 day college tour and was scheduled to visit Ft Lewis College in Durango on June 26th. Coming from the Denver area, we knew we would be late and called the hotel to let them know and to arrange a late arrival. They informed us there would be a note... More

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Hutchinson, Kansas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is on the far north end of town, but the bi-level suites and trackside views make it a unique place to stay. They have plenty of parking right in front of your door and the rooms are nicely equipped with the modern standards (fridge, microwave, flat panel TV) as well as less usual features like a fireplace and... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just dated and older. Pretty expensive for a place like this. I really do not have anything good to say about our stay. A bit outside of town, will need to drive. I would say pass unless it was $50 cheaper. We paid a little over a $100.

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Greenbrier, Arkansas
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We chose the Iron Horse Inn due to price (109 for 2 queens, including taxes) and the fact that it had a view of the tracks (we were in town to ride the train).There have been some efforts to renovate this unique motel outside of Durango. The bedding was all nice and new/updated. The walls/paneling had been painted/updated. The bathroom... More

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Riverside, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I stayed at this hotel about 6 years ago on a whim and decided to return based on good memories. The hotel is clean and offers a decent breakfast. We stayed on the track side. I like the studio set up of the room however the stairs are pretty steep and could be dangerous for little ones. I just blocked... More

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Address: 5800 North Main Street, Durango, CO 81301
Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Iron Horse Inn 2*
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Also Known As:
Iron Horse Hotel Durango
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