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Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events

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419 Garfield Street, PO Box 1286, Grand Lake, CO 80447
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tarpon Springs, Florida
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141 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an older property, so dated, but in a fantastic location. All the rooms look on to the lake. They are clean and quiet (except when obnoxious men decide to talk on their cellphones--loudly---at 3 am! Not the motel's fault, though). Everything in Grand Lake is within walking distance. The girls at the desk are very friendly and helpful.

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for your nice review. We are happy you enjoyed the location of our property with easy access to town. We hope to see you back in Grand Lake some day. More 

Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, UK
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 4 nights at the western riviera cabins in Grand Lake, Colorado. The location is excellent, overlooking the lake and in the centre of Grand Lake town. The cabins themselves are clean, the beds very comfortable and whilst you could describe the kitchen as basic, it's sufficient to cook something simple. You don't need to cook however as your... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the informative review. We are glad you enjoyed your time in Grand Lake and Rocky Mountain National Park, and hope to see you again some day. Cheers! More 

Palm Beach, FL
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28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in one of the lakeside rooms directly in front of the lake. Amazing spot, and sitting I a chair in front of the room with coffee or a beer is the best! Room was a bit small...you'll be challenged for places to put your stuff with more than one person staying in the room. Greetings, The refrigerator chilled... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and making us aware of the issue with the refrigerator so we could get it repaired ASAP. We are sorry we fell short on providing information on how to access to Wi-Fi at the small lakeside cabins as we try to alert guests when they book where the access points are for these seasonal cabins.... More 

Wheat Ridge, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here upon a recommendation by a customer my boyfriend met at work. It was the best thing we ever did! Becca (sp?) in the office was so friendly and helpful and gave us stellar eating recommendations. Best BBQ and burrito EVER! The cabin was so cozy and clean and comfortable with a great view of the lake and... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Wow, thanks so much for your review and kind words! Our guests are our family and we are glad you are a part of it. We are so happy you enjoyed the view, Hummingbirds and local restaurants during your stay. Happy Trails until we meet again. More 

Boulder, Colorado
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a ground floor king bed room in the older motel section. We really enjoyed the view of the lake from our room, and made good use of the tables and chairs on the deck to relax. Although this is an older building, it is clean and very well maintained, with some upgrades. The staff is friendly and helpful.... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us again and for your kind words. We are so happy you relaxed and enjoyed the view during your stay. We look forward to your next visit to Grand Lake! More 

Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I learned about the Western Riviera from Hotel Impossible. We are so glad we did! The hotel was great - very clean and comfortable. The lake view was an added plus! Such a cute town full of great places to shop and eat.

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for watching the Grand Lake episode of Hotel Impossible and for staying with us! We appreciate your kind words about Western Riviera and Grand Lake, and hope to see you again soon! Congratulations on your marriage -- we wish you love and joy as you begin your new life together! More 

Phillips, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay every year for three days and attend the repertory theater in August. We stay in the lakeside cabins, which are rustic, but we love the location and the view. I recommend both the cabins and the theater.

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for staying in our lakeside cabins each year when you attend Grand Lake's live theater performances at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre. We are grateful and appreciative that you come back year after year. We look forward to seeing you again next summer. More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family just spent a week in Grand Lake. We stayed in the courtyard cabins, Pine Cone. We arrived a little later in the evening. The front desk person was so great. She called to check on our arrival time. The location was perfect. Close to all the restaurants, shopping and lake. We were able to walk everywhere we went... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your week in Grand Lake! Thank you for your kind words about our staff, the cleanliness of your cabin and the convenience of being able to walk everywhere you went in town. We appreciate your letting us know about the sofa mattress so we can purchase a new one. We... More 

Naples
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved sitting on the balcony outside our room, sipping complimentary coffee and hot chocolate, and watching the sailboats zip by during Regatta Week! We also enjoyed short and pleasant walks out to breakfast, enjoyable walks to the Boardwalk and easy access to kayaking and boating. For us, the Western Riviera offered everything we wanted for our stay at Grand... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, your review and letting us know how much you enjoyed your stay during Regatta Week! We are so happy that our setting met your needs and hope to see you in Grand Lake again soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was one step up from camping! I've never stayed at a hotel where they refused to send housekeeping staff to the room every day. No one made our beds, changed towels or emptied the trash. For example, we were told to pickup extra TP at the hotel office. It was a block away. Rooms were tiny even by European... More 

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WesternRiviera, Owner at Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write. Our small lakeside cabins are only open in the summer months and are very small with a 3/4 bath. We try to convey this at the time of booking so our guests understand and are not surprised on arrival, and apologize that you felt misled. We are sorry that WiFi for the... More 

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