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Strater Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Ranked #6 of 30 hotels in Durango
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Wohlen, Bern, Switzerland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed there during a Harley Trip through the US. Rooms, Bars, Staff, Food & overall Experience just perfect. Visiting the Diamond Belle Saloon is an absolute must. Durango and the strater were a real positive surprise.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Darling hotel, very friendly helpful staff, the rooms are clean, large and well-appointed with period piece furniture. Beds were so comfy, I almost didn’t miss mine! We decided to try the Diamond Belle Saloon in the hotel for dinner as well. The wait staff are dressed in saloon attire, and they have a barmaid playing rag time on the piano..... More

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Newport Beach
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great old hotel in superb condition. Always try to get a room facing away from the train station! The beds were very comfortable and the staff excellent. Excellent included buffet breakfast! The location is unbeatable right in old town Durango.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Came here for a drink with the tour manager on my coast to coast trip. We started off in The Office Spiritorium which had a man singing & playing the guitar. After one drink in that bar we decided to give the other bar a try - The Diamond Belle Saloon. Apart from the absence of gunslingers it was just... More

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Berthoud, Colorado
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed two nights, excellent location I downtown Durango. The Diamond Belle Saloon is attached and offers a historically themed environment and fun piano entertainer (Lucy Black), close to the Durango Silverton Railroad which is an adventure of its own ( highly recommend the Presidential package for the train ride.

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Fort Worth, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Strater Hotel is an historical hotel with lots of charm. You feel as though you are stepping back in time to the Old West. The hotel and rooms are nicely appointed with antiques. The rooms are a bit on the small side, but our room was comfortable and clean.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, the right reasons to go to the Strater: the design, the location, the ambience, the location, the barking mad bar, and the location. First, the location, smack where you want to be in Durango. Near to the railroad and nicely on the main drag. The design is great, the hotel retains much of its period charm which is ostentatiously... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Strater Hotel Durango which made our stay, the staff are friendly and helpful. It was like going back in time the decor so authentic. The train journey to Silverton was magical the station being only 5 minute walk down the road. The Hotel has several bars, with music, and a theatre which has to be a... More

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best "authentic mid-century" decorated room I've ever seen. The staff as well as the rest of the over the top service niceties were beyond compare! If you love Southwestern motif and everything western too surrounding you from your view of the town to the authentic western era decorations in the bar in the lower level you are... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Strater Hotel is a vintage hotel with 19th century charm. The rooms are beautifully appointed with turn of the 20th century furniture, walls papered with lovely prints and classic designs. The staff is friendly and very helpful, the restaurant superior, the Diamond Belle Saloon a real hoot. We had a thoroughly wonderful weekend, the best fun in years. It... More

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Address: 699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Strater Hotel 3.5*
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Built in 1887, the historic Strater Hotel (Historic Hotels of America Member) is a prominent downtown Durango, Colorado landmark located two blocks north of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, one hour east of Mesa Verde National Park, and in the heart of the rugged San Juan Mountains. Experience the Old West, fine dining, shopping, and many year-round indoor and outdoor activities. The hotel is home to the world's largest collection of American Victorian Walnut Antiques, the Louis L'Amour Room (designated Literary Landmark), and three unique dining establishments including Mahogany Grille specializing in fine dining. For entertainment, unwind with daily live music at the Diamond Belle Saloon and The Office Spiritorium or take in a show at the world famous Henry Strater Theatre, home to the Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville (seasonal). For those wishing to create a memorable event consider Strater Catering & Events (weddings, group meetings, special events). ... more   less 
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