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Balanced Rock Inn

126 S Coulson St, Fruita, CO 81521 (Formerly Balanced Rock Motel)
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Carefree, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

We booked this motel for one night based on it proximity to our highway and the price point as shown on TripAdvisor. The motel Does Not have an elevator so if you do not want to climb stairs --- book a first floor room...We did and our request was honored.... A lady greeted us at check in and she turned... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

A Polish couple own, and live in, the hotel. The wife greeted us when we arrived, was very nice, and seemed accommodating...the husband is grumpy and not very nice! He worked the late shift as well as in the morning before we left. I see other reviews have mentioned him specifically as well. At 9pm I went into the office... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

We were in room 16 right across from the park. I was told the upstairs rooms were larger but we opted for downstairs for accessibility for our very old dog and ease of unpacking the car. The room was spotless, the on-site owners were pleasant, and the continental breakfast was also a welcome surprise. For 2 people with a dog,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This motel was a nice find right off the 70. What makes this motel a good find is the rate and nice clean rooms with comfortable beds. The family that runs it is friendly and helpful. We will stay here again when we pass thru again.

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Thank Terrell C
Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Fruita to mountain bike so our need was just a no frills budget motel with clean beds & showers. This motel offered that and so much more- it was extremely clean and comfortable, there was a nice nook in the room to store our bikes, the tall mini fridge and microwave were an added bonus since there... More 

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Delta, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This motel may look a little older, but don't let that deceive you. Balanced Rock is exceptionally clean and comfortable with a most friendly and accomodating staff. I highly recommend it for anyone looking for a clean, comfortable, peaceful night.

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Colleyville, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Traveling on my motorbike I stayed in Fruita, CO because of it's location on I 70. This motel is very clean and comfortable. The price was reasonable. The only negative was some nearby train noise, I overheard a few trains during the night.

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North Parkersburg, West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Great stay. The owners were amazing, including the son. Clean rooms, polite, great price. Excellent view enar the Co River and breath taking Co Monument. Excellent food and dinosaur museum next door,, and did I say the owners were great!!!!!!!!!.

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Aspen, Colorado
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113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Every Mom & Pop property owner should come and investigate this one to see "how it should be done correctly". Beautifully constructed and furnished room.s Immaculately clean. Hardwood floors, beautiful tiles, brand new bathroom fixtures. Walled mounted TV, without cables hanging out. Quiet overhead fan. Of course micro and frig and WIFI. Toss in a modest breakfast and you just... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Stayed here for three nights in a king room which was large, spotlessly clean and a real bargain. Free breakfast was a nice bonus and the owner was very helpful and super friendly. Good WiFi. Don't let the proximity to the railway lines put you off as trains are few and far between. Walking distance to town centre allowed my... More 

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