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2.0 of 5 Lodge   |   1 Navajo Hill, Box 277, Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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San Diego, CA
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent two nights here. If you are planning to explore the park for more than a day it is definitely worth staying here. It is a 30 to 45 min. drive up the Mesa to reach the top. Cortez, the nearest lodging, is another 20 minutes. We were fortunate and got a two nights for one night price. We... More

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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This could be so much better with just a little maintenance. We stayed in a two queen standard room, and while the views were fabulous, the standard of the room was not. One of the beds had loose support underneath, and the curtain was damaged and off the track at one end and unable to be fully closed. The door... More

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denver, co
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As noted by others, convenience and location is what the Far View Lodge has going for it. If exploring the park is what you're after, then Far View Lodge will fill the bill. Our party of 2 adults and 1 toddler, had one of the Kiva cabin type rooms with 2 queen beds. With a big wardrobe in the room,... More

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Suffern, New York
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

The only plus is convenience and location as Cortez is about one hour away. We had a Kiva room for 2 nights. Our check-in experience was ABSOLUTELY AWFUL: Waited 2+ hours for our room because of a lack of coordination between the housekeeping and the front desk staff members. The room had no view to speak of (facing the overgrown... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

It's worth staying here to save the long drive from town. Cabin type lodging. It's clean & has lots of space. We had one of the Kiva rooms. The view was of typical dry desert & sagebrush. Cafeteria food nearby was good. I'd recommend staying here if you're short on time. It's located close to all the park attractions. The... More

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Royston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013 via mobile

We stated here towards the end of our road trip. Wonderful accommodation with, as expected a far view! Comfortable room, lovely big soft bed. Lovely balcony to enable you to take in the distant views but also the nature right under the balcony. Thoroughly enjoyed the accommodation. Disappointed by the restaurant though, in 17 days of meals, it had to... More

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Stansted UK
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112 reviews 112 reviews
49 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

These huts are just about ok. They need a refurb. In ours the shower kept dripping & as the curtain did not reach the basin the floor got wet. Tiles were cracked & I suspect the wooden floor was rotten in places. No TV but that didn’t bother us. Eating is at the ‘fine dining’ restaurant or café style in... More

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

As the name implies, this lodge in the highlands of Mesa Verde National Park has a grand view in the distance. Lodge headquarters are functional, with a good panaramic view from the restaurant, far into the distant landscape of the Four Corners area. The rooms, themselves, are in unattractive, 1950's motel style, units. The units seem to be clean and... More

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State College, PA
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37 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

There are no lodgings close to the park, so it's really worth it to stay here. Similar to other national park lodgings, it's a bit expensive and a bit primitive, but charming. The room and bathroom were extremely small but pleasant with nice decor and a small deck. Large mini fridge. The wifi didn't work and the staff were not... More

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Top Contributor
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20 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

The Far View Lodge is the only lodging choice in the Park if you aren't camping. Staying there saves about 2 hours each day vs staying in Cortez. As park lodging goes the price was reasonable with the prepaid discount. The room is nice but basic. No A/C, No TV, No Cell Service. They did have reasonably good Wifi. The... More

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Additional Information about Far View Lodge

Address: 1 Navajo Hill, Box 277, Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330
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Location: United States > Colorado > Mesa Verde National Park
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Mesa Verde National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Far View Lodge 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Only lodging within the Park, it is open April through October. ... more   less 
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