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BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest

#10 of 27 Hotels in Lakewood
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3440 S Vance St, Lakewood, CO 80227-5150
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  • Location
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff was very nice. We even got to check in early after a 15 hour drive. Room was very clean and had all amenities we needed. Pool was clean and nice and warm. The only one thing that was annoying was the keys, they worked when they wanted. would definitely stay again. and its right by the highway that... More 

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I will have our maintenance team take a look at the door locks today. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards, Rae Lin Murray Operations Manager rmurray@bestwesterndenver.com 303-989-5500 More 

Sparta, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Actually went to visit some friends not knowing that it was Cannibus Cup.The hotel was nice ad well as the people. The breakfast was not as good as I thought it should be and the selection was limited. There were huge dinosaur fossils all around the place which made it interesting. It was very clean and a great deal for... More 

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and we are working on adding more items to our breakfast. What would you like to see added to our breakfast? Yes marijuana is legal in Colorado but guest shouldn't be smoking it in hotel rooms or public area's. We have an awesome display of dinosaurs and our pool is a one of a kind and... More 

Albuquerque, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was friendly the room was clean and comfortable, but the breakfast SUCKED. fire alarms were set off a couple of times in 4 days, and the breakfast SUCKED. the location was also nice lots of other places to eat.

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

I apologize that you didn't like our breakfast. What did you not like about it? We have fresh scrambled eggs they are not microwaved, biscuits and gravy. We added sausage to our breakfast on Monday 04/27/2015 and we also have different kinds of waffles. I hope that you will give us another chance. Best regards, Rae Lin Murray Operations Manager... More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a unique theme: Dinosaurs!! Stairwells are lined with dinosaur murals. "Fossils" hang from the ceiling of the restaurant. An interpreter staffs a lobby desk part time to talk about dinosaurs and fossils. If I had young children, I would definitely stay here when in the Denver area.

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We will also have a guide in the evenings to do tours of the hotel if mornings do not work for you. We are also 8 miles from Dinosaur Ridge and the Natural Morrison museum. Best regards, Rae Lin Murray Operations Manager 303-989-5500 rmurray@bestwesterndenver.com More 

Gunnison, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure why so many folks had such negative reviews of this Best Western. We have had a great experience the two times we have stayed at this affordable and VERY unique privately owned hotel. We stayed here for 3 nights a few weeks ago and our room was clean and quiet and the front desk staff were helpful and... More 

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am happy that you enjoyed your last 2 stays with us. I am sorry to hear about your daughter's hair. We are working on signage for our bar area. We do not allow employees to stay as an extended stay at our hotel and they are not allowed in our bar to drink. If... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first day at the motel the pool dyed our friends hair green! Then someone puked in the pool and they dumped loads of chemicals in it and made everyone else sick. On top of that, it is a nonsmoking hotel and when we checked in the whole hallway reeked of pot and cigarettes! They don't clean rooms when you... More 

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

I spoke with your friend and I personally made things right with her. Yes, someone did get sick but not in our pool, they got sick in the hot tub, which was completely drained, and scrubbed. We log our pool chemicals everyday and we have two employees on staff that are pool certified. I do apologize for the issues you... More 

Omaha
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights. The hotel location was very nice - many nice restaurants/attractions located within easy driving distance. The rooms are small (bathroom was tiny) but clean and comfortable. The high speed internet was excellent!

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have done a lot of improvements on our Wi-Fi and I am very please that you feel it was excellent. We hope to see you again. Best regards, Rae Lin Murray Operations Manager 303-989-5500 rmurray@bestwesterndenver.com More 

Hughson, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a good review and for me that is not my character. I had a reservation for over 5 months. Arrived the young lady at the desk was very confused and had to get someone to help. They thought we were with "some group" we said no. We got the room, very small. Not what we were used... More 

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

I apologize for the unsatisfactory service you received during your stay with us. I will get with our front desk to make changes. We had a big dance group and sports team staying with us that night so we are now making every parent sign our house rules agreement. I hope that you will give us another chance to make... More 

colorado springs, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our first stay in a different motel, coming to the best western denver southwest was like staying in the taj majal. the beds were amazingly comfortable, the rooms were clean with a great bathroom. just loved the amenities, and friendliness of staff

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! It's good to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am very pleased that you enjoyed our amenities, our beach front entry pool, hot tub, high speed internet, fitness room, and our helpful staff. Best regards, Rae Lin Murray Operations Manager 303-989-5500 rmurray@bestwesterndenver.com More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We needed a hotel that permitted animals. The hotel was perfect for us and our pet. Conveniently located and easy access. Safe and clean neighborhood. The choices for nearby restaurants made the stay even better.

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RaeLinM, Manager at BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest, responded to this review

I personally have a dog and I sometimes want to take him with me. We feel that pets are family too and so we have designated rooms for pets only. We have this set up so we can provide rooms for guests with pet allergies. I am happy that we could accommodate your families stay with us and we hope... More 

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