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Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   419 Garfield Street, PO Box 1286, Grand Lake, CO 80447
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barry M Denver, Colorado
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in an upstairs suite and had a good amount of room for 2 adults and 2 teenagers. We loved the walkway outside that faced the lake and spend many hours sitting on the rocking patio chairs and watching the boats. The room was clean and the beds and pillows were comfortable. There's only a microwave and fridge, but... More

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South Lyon, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the motel part of this lodging for one night and really enjoyed watching the hummingbirds feeding in the multiple feeders just outside our room. There were two chairs where we could sit and enjoy the views and watch the birds. Delightful! The room was dated and the king bed not real comfortable but it was fine for... More

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I stayed at the Courtyard Cabins last weekend. At first the place seemed perfect, except for the fact they were not cabins but rows of rooms! Full size refrigerator and fully stocked kitchen, everything was clean (although I wondered about the dishes, since they insist everyone clean there own dishes, so you wonder how clean they really were!). Then, evening... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I stayed here for a friend's wedding - It was a lovely place to experience Grand Lake, soak in the view and see the town. No complaints at all - the staff were helpful, rooms were clean and a great size with all the necessary items.

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Golden CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We have stayed quite a few times at the Western Riviera and they have nice units, most with lake views. The kitchens are mostly complete and they have gas grills outside. I would give them an excellent except for the attitude with the rules posted in the units. "Please wash your dishes before you leave! You will be charged $25... More

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

My husband and I spent two nights here in mid-March and the location is perfect. Quiet this time of year, right on the lake, and within walking distance of everything on the main drag. We were here to ski at the nordic center, and snowshoe in the park...all very close to drive to. The place itself is dated, but that's... More

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Somerset Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I was supposed to be in Estes Park for this stay but the September flooding made that impossible. Instead of this being a negative it was turned into a wonderful experience. If you are going to this area you should check this place out.

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Thornton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The staff were all very friendly and helpful.The rooms were perfect for experiencing a cozy mountain vacation, with their own kitchenettes, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator. There is a separate room from the living room, which had an extra large comfortable bed. There is a T.V. in the bedroom and in the living room there is a large flat screen T.V,... More

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

Thank you for visiting Grand Lake and staying at the Riv! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to helping you and your family with your reunion. In addition to our lakeside cabins, we offer 12 Courtyard Cabins, 16 lakeside motel rooms and lakeside condos. We're always excited when our guests enjoy Grand Lake as much... More

Marion, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

What a Great Vacation ! I had a great time Kayaking, Hiking, early morning Moose and Elk watching and Relaxing. Constitution Week was an absolutely fantastic with Many Speakers, a Parade, Fireworks and some of the Best People I’ve met in a long time. Just a Classic Event and very well organized. I was also lucky to get in to... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We were unable to get to Estes Park on the night of 12th September because of the floods. Our last possible point of entry via the Trail Ridge Road was not attempted following advice from the park rangers so we were stranded in Grand Lake and needed a hotel fast. We stumbled on this hotel after the chamber of commerce... More

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Address: 419 Garfield Street, PO Box 1286, Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Location: United States > Colorado > Grand County > Grand Lake
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Hotel Class:2 star — Western Riviera Lakeside Lodging & Events 2*
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Grand Lake, Colorado lakeside hotel, cabins, condos & wedding venue at west entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. All properties within walking distance to shops, restaurants and activities. Offering outdoor year round fun from boating and hiking to snowmobiling, ice fishing, Nordic Skiing, snowshoeing and more! ... more   less 
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