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Historic Crags at the Golden Eagle Resort

2.5 of 5 Lodge   |   300 Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

When we made our reservations at The Historic Crags we were anticipating a great experience; while it was nice we were not overjoyed. We spent two nights there.There is no air conditioning, the pool was being built, the rooms was not cleaned every day. In addition there was a wedding reception on Friday and Saturday; since we had to have... More

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San Diego, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012 via mobile

Stifling hot in June. Beware NO AC. Lodge studios are small but very clean and adequately furnished. New beds are comfortable. Ceiling and portable fans are not adequate for over 90 degree weather. Rocky Mountain NP very close. Good restaurants nearby. Would be great for a couple of nights if it had AC or if you came when the weather... More

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Thank you for your feedback. We are truly sorry that the lack of AC in your unit has negatively impacted your stay with us. When booked through a 3rd party website or through our Club membership program, we try and make every effort to advise our guests that our units do not have AC. We apologize if you were not... More

Bangkok, Thailand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Stayed for a night during off season with another friend. Property is quite dated with not much facilities. Room was decent but very thin wall and quite warm. Also, when you book a one bedroom suite...don't expect a true suite. This is more like a regular room with a half partition wall dividing between the bedroom and a sofa bed.... More

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Santa Fe
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Stayed here for a week in a two bedroom, two bath unit on the second floor. The decor is outdated but that wasn't a problem since it was clean and had great views. They were just finishing changing out the beds with new ones in all the units. Some have complained of hard beds in the past. My only problem... More

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texas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
25 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012 via mobile

Stayed here over a beautiful Colorado early spring weekend. The hotel was very quiet and peaceful. Loved to just have the windows open and let the cool breeze from the moutains blow in. Rooms could get warm. We just kept the windows open during the day. At night, we closed the windows and cranked up the ceiling fan. Slept like... More

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Philomath, Oregon
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

This was a great place to stay. I wish I could have stayed more than one night, but I was just passing through. I will agree with others that the room was too warm, but that better than being too cold with the snow on the ground outside. A coyote howled seemingly feet from the window and we were woke... More

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Westminster, Colorado
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39 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

The Good: large room with kitchenette, nice clean bathroom, flat screen TV, DVD/VHS player, lots of glassware and utensils, stove, fridge, microwave, view of Continental Divide, free newspapers including USA Today, WiFi, clean room, big and new towels, nice price in the off season. The Bad: room was very hot upon entering, room next door had a crying kid, no... More

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Warrensburg, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

Myself and three other friends stayed here for spring break inMarch 2011, the low season in the area. Crag's was the cheapest and probably one of the nicest places to stay for this time of year. For as old as the building is, it is in exceptional condition and has been retrofitted and preserved appropriately. The staff wasn't really there,... More

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Tampa, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

We booked the Crag through Travelocity for a weekend in December. The hotel is a timeshare, so they have a small fridge and microwave in each room. The accomodations were very comfortable and staff was super friendly. The hotel is "rustic" but very neat and clean. Would absolutely book here again. Hotel is about 1 miles from the Rocky Mountain... More

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Houston, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2011

This is truly a very romantic place to stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful with places off the beaten path to eat and see. We booked the studio it was small but very cozy and a very beautiful view. The history of the hotel was displayed in the hotel and loved seeing and learning about the history of... More

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Address: 300 Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517
Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Historic Crags at the Golden Eagle Resort 2.5*
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The lodge is ideally located in the heart of Estes Park on the north side of Prospect Mountain and only minutes from Rocky Mountain National Park. Breathtaking mountain views surround you making this the prefect location for your mountain wedding.The landscape of Rocky Mountain National Park is the steepest in the United States. Sixty mountain peaks over 12,000 feet high result in world-renown scenery and provide challenges for hikers and climbers. The extreme topography creates an amazing range of ecological zones within a short distance, similar to the changes that would be seen in a drive from Denver to northern Alaska. ... more   less 
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