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Historic Crags at the Golden Eagle Resort

300 Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fairlawn, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I found a deal for the Crags on Groupon, and I could not be happier. While the Groupon itself stated the hotel was in/near Colorado Springs, it was a two and a half hour drive to get to the Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak. For us, though, that was not a big deal. Our room was fabulous. It... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the ladies at the front desk. Barbara checked us in early and was so kind that she even upgraded us to a corner room on the 2nd floor. Gina, also at the front desk, was a sweetheart too. Now I understand this place is old which is part of the charm, but it does need some spiffing up in... More 

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Star Valley Ranch
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Booked here for on site offerings that include a pool, bar and restaurant, none of which were open. Should be listed as seasonal. Photos on web site make it appear as though there are balconies or terraces off the rooms. Not so much. We stayed in room 307 which was stuffy and due to the fact that blinds don't work... More 

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Diamond R, Manager at Historic Crags at the Golden Eagle Resort, responded to this review

We regret to read of your dissatisfaction with your recent stay at our resort. Rest assured our team works diligently in hopes of each and every guest receiving exceeded expectations and a seamless getaway consistently, and we regret that this was not your feeling. We do our very best to represent our room’s accommodations online, and we strongly advise that... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I called the hotel and requested a room with an amazing view and that's exactly what we received. We stayed on a cold, snowy weekend and hotel workers kept the steep entrance road plowed to the best of their ability. Our room was warm and inviting; it also had been updated and had a small mini-kitchen. The reception staff was... More 

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Thornton, Colorado, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We wanted to get away for the weekend and picked this charming old (100 years) hotel on the side of a mountain. Ann at the front desk was very cheerful and helpful. We requested a room with the view of the town, and it was well worth it. The opposite side of the building faces the parking lot. It's the... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for the first time for a few nights in February. The front desk staff were extremely friendly every time we saw them, and were able to provide wonderful suggestions on where to eat and what to do in Estes Park. The lodge itself was beautiful! Very rustic and comfortable. They always had a fire... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We have stayed at Crag's twice, both in the offseason. The restaurant is closed in the winter and the hotel has average amenities, but you can't beat the location. It is within walking distance to downtown Estes Park and has great mountain views.

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Sugar Land, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We arrived very late at 11pm from the Denver airport to check in on a Monday night and were warmly greeted and even given all ingredients for s'mores and a roaring fire in the lobby!! We were booked for 4 nights, we loved our second story room with a great view overlooking Estes Park and the Stanley Hotel across the... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My wife and I stayed here on our winter vacation in January of 2015. If you have ever been to the mountains in January you know that at night it is COLD. VERY COLD. That being said, having leaky windows in your hotel room will not fly... with mountain wind the hotel room was frigid at the historic Crags lodge... More 

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Diamond R, Manager at Historic Crags at the Golden Eagle Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. As we are a vacation ownership resort, housekeeping is limited to longer stays. Additional housekeeping can be requested at the Front Desk should guests need it. Guests are encouraged to report any maintenance issues or inconveniences so they can be properly addressed. Our team members do their best to attend to our guests' needs to... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

After weeks of research we finally decided on this jewel in Estes Park. We were not disappointed!! This lodge was wonderful! The lodge sits up on the hill hidden in the trees. We checked in quickly by Ann, such a lovely woman, she made our trip so enjoyable! We booked a one bedroom suite. The room was perfect with a... More 

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