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The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1301 North Main Street, Lamar, CO 81052 (Formerly Cow Palace Inn)
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Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Lamar
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Oklahoma
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108 reviews 108 reviews
46 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here on and off over the years. We had stopped because it was not being taken care of yet still pricey. I read about the redo. So we booked a room. It's nice. The mattress is a newer very comfortable pillow top. There is a 40" flat screen. Unfortunately it does not have HD channels. There was... More 

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Las Animas, Colorado
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The glory years of this property are back. Clean as can be and very nicely remodeled, with a very nice pool and hot tub and a restaurant that is as good as any in the area. The rooms were clean with new mattresses and furnishings. The owner, Doug Thrall and his crew should be proud of how they have turned... More 

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Aztec, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay. The courtyard gives it a uniqueness that very few hotels have. Beds are very comfortable. The free breakfast is from a menu and cooked to order. We stay here occasionally and everytime we do, it gets better. Looking forward to the next time we are through Lamar, co.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have written reviews before about the Cow Palace. We stayed in this place when the previous owner had let it go to shambles. But since the new owner, this place just keeps getting better and better. The difference from about 6 - 7 years ago till now is remarkable. My family and I stay here about every 6 months... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Great name for a place in Lamar, Colorado. The beds were really nice, and so were the rooms. Big TV, and kind of unique inner part of the hotel with the pool and huge area it was in. Has a lounge, and restaurant too. Would recommend.

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Mansfield, Texas
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13 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We were passing through the town on a road trip to visit family. We arrived at 18.00 and was checked in by "aflore". We were assigned to Room 306. However, when we got to the room, it was occupied. She said that it was odd and reassigned us to 312. The room was large and was clean, although the furniture... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My family and I stayed at the cow palace and had a good experience. With young kids the heated pool was a big plus! Having a restaurant on site made it convenient. The service at the front desk was helpful. We will definitely stay again when passing through Lamar.

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I grew up in Southeastern Colorado and my parents still live there. Recently my Mom celebrated her 90th Birthday and I made sure my family and all of my grow children and spouses we able to be there. Because of the number of us, I booked us all into The Cow Palace Inn in Lamar, Colorado. It was a great... More 

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DAT52, Owner at The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Hi Craig, thank you for your kind words. I'm really glad your family could gather at the Cow Palace and enjoy our ongoing labor of love regarding the remodel. I'm also glad to hear how much you enjoyed our new breakfast concept. I think we are the only Hotel that prepares a free home cooked breakfast for our guests. Nothing... More 

Lamar, Colorado, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

i tired to have my sons birthday here and i was told i would have to rent 3 rooms for 14 kids to swim for only 2 hours. that is just crazy it has never been like this. just another way for them to rip people off. I will not be going here for anything else ever again. they say... More 

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DAT52, Owner at The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Hi Tabatha, I'm sorry there was such a misunderstanding about your sons birthday party. As you can see from our website, all the pictures of the birthday parties are taken from the Colorado room, not from the pool. For insurance reasons, we do not allow pool parties unless the guest is checked in, and there is a limit on the... More 

Lamar, Colorado, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Very Beautiful place. Food was great! Wonderful Service! What else can you say except I would stay there over and over again. This place might have had some problems in the past but being there for 3 days at all different Times on Friday aft, Sat evening and back on Sunday Morning for a delicious breakfast. Wow great Job Doug... More 

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DAT52, Owner at The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Greetings, thank you for your kind words. I know that most of the class of 1964 has a memory of what The Cow Palace was in the early years, and our labor of love is to bring it back to that glory. I'm happy that everybody had a good time and we consider it an honor to serve your class.... More 

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Address: 1301 North Main Street, Lamar, CO 81052 (Formerly Cow Palace Inn)
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Location: United States > Colorado > Lamar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 95
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