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St. Elmo Hotel

3.0 of 5
426 Main St., Ouray, CO 81427
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

If you're looking for an off-beat, old-time, boutique hotel in Ouray, CO, may we recommend the St. Elmo? We loved the settings, both inside and out at this family owned-and-staffed historic B&B. Although our room offered little in the way of a view and was small by 21st century standards, it felt authentic and reflected the period that pervaded when... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The St. Elmo was a great place to stay great rooms, cool victorian feel. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable of the town. Hotel is in great location and almost every room has a view. The breakfast and happy hour were fun as well. Ill go back to the St. Elmo every time I am in South Colorado its... More 

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Burnet, Texas
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you are looking for a safe, clean and affordable home away from home, this is the place. A quiet, calming and laid back atmosphere. Exactly the respite you'd hope to find. I always fear making reservations due to the fact you are never quite sure if the marketing of a business is as good as advertised. Most unfortunately, are... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We recently stayed in this delightful hotel around Christmas We were very impressed with the decor. All the rooms had been newly wallpapered and painted with a turn of the century theme. The rooms were a delight. Next time we will book a suite. Breakfast should be improved. We had dinner 2 nights at their Bon Ton restaurant which was... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Awesome owners! A father, a son, and a daughter offering friendly customer service above the rest. Rooms were quiet and comfortable. Cleanliness is an obvious priority here as well. Located on the main drag in Ouray with all nightlife and dining within walking distance. No sense in looking any further if you want a great experience at a great price.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a great B & B set in the Rocky Mountains. It is family owned with David (owner and father) doing desk duty and all around good fellowship. We were greeted by the daughter serving wine for happy hour and offering good ideas for where to go for dinner. St Elmo's is the site of the 2014 TripAdvisor winner... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This 9-bedroom historic hotel has been nicely renovated in the not-to-distant past. Very nice Victorian furnishings throughout. Pleasant owners/staff. The room was very quiet even though it faced the street and there were other guests in the place. Very nice seating area overlooking the main street. Good wifi connectivity. Clean room and bath. Good breakfast. Overall, a very good experience.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We have stayed here several times through Ouray and been wowed. We were not this time. I understand that there are new owners - and the son and daughter are supremely nice. However - if you've seen Hotel Hell (Gordon Ramsay) you'll get what I mean! Rooms are pretty tired. We had been touring CO in the past week and... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

With the St. Elmo's under new ownership and management, our stay there could not have been better. The Victorian charm is at it's best in the historic landmark hotel, and the views of the surrounding mountain range are never ending. Very clean room/bathroom with extra nice linens, towels, tissues, and other extras! A must return is already in the planning!!... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We booked a room at St. Elmo's ayer hearing wonderful things about it from family members that always stayed at St. Elmo's hotel wyeb visiting Ouray. We had great expectations after reading reviews in trip advisor. Unfortunately, we were extremely disappointed by our stay from the moment we walked in. Apparently this B&B was bought by a family from San... More 

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