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Columbine Inn

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2501 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452
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Columbine Inn
Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Idaho Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Traveling from Iowa to Vegas got to Denver tried to find hotel that would allow pets at last minute before hitting mountains none would this hotel didn't have any pet rooms but made exception for us. The room was very nice and quiet. Would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for rest before hitting mountains.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night just to explore the area. Our room (#21) was decorated with a cabin theme that I personally really liked. The room was tiny but we didn't spend much time in it. If you are traveling through the area, I would recommend staying here. Great little place for the price and everyone in town is... More

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your positive comments, especially regarding the decor. We appreciate hearing about your stay and look forward to your return. Sam Salter, Owner More

Columbus, Kansas
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here one night but our group required two rooms. The rooms were very clean, quite comfortable and had lots of hot water. The motel was very quiet and well lit at night. The hosts were very accommodating and even allowed us to check in a bit early, which we greatly appreciated. The beds were comfortable and the a/c... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a location that was central to all the places we wanted to visit this time in Colorado. I've been to Colorado many, many times, but this is the first time I stayed in Idaho Springs. Found Columbine Inn through Trip Advisor, called & talked to Sam the owner and got ourselves set up for a couple of nights.... More

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked online, paid through pay pal, arrived late and we were VERY pleased with the quality of the room, the grounds and the owners! The kitchenette is well appointed and the bathroom was clean and comfortable. We loved the deck and grassy courtyard just outside our door.

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Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
13 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was clean and fresh, but very small and cramped. There was no place to put toiletries and our travel friend had no hot water in her room. There was no pool or breakfast, though the price did not reflect these missing items. The courtyard would have been very nice if it had been maintained at all. Since this... More

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review; but sorry to disappoint. It is always helpful to give us the room #'s so we can correct the situation for our guests, especially if your friend said that she did not have hot water because this is an atypical situation for our place. Also, it was a late season, mostly due to weather,... More

London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really enjuyed our stay.Large room with 2 queen beds, very nicely decorated, spotlessly clean and within walking distance to town. Sam.the owner on hand with eating and sightseeing recomendations,,,,,,all this with wifi at a very reasonable rate, No complaints whatsoever!!

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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only stayed for one night on way from Denver Airport. Arrived late, after dark, but found room to be very clean, plenty of parking space and a very kind host waiting. So all in all - very nice accomodation. Idaho Springs itself ..... Really do not know what to say here. But would stay again at Columbine Inn, if necessary.

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Eagle, Colorado
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119 reviews 119 reviews
15 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is a nice place to stay if you are passing through Idaho Springs. It is within walking distance of downtown. The rooms are a little old and therefore the plug situation is not great. We have taken to traveling with a plug strip these days. The owners are very nice and it is apparent that they are trying... More

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Fulton, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This hotel is very clean and the people that own it are awesome! We had a great time and the location is amazing...great shops, restaurants and bars all within walking distance. We will definitely being staying there again!

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Address: 2501 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452
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Location: United States > Colorado > Idaho Springs
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