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The Estes Park Resort

3.5 of 5
1700 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Laramie, Wyoming
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a special celebration idea that I wanted to do for my wife. After sending several emails to Estes Park event planners, Jamie at the Estes Park Resort contacted me. Jamie not only shared my vision, she turned it into reality in a way that profoundly exceeded my every expectation. She decorated the Gazebo that sits next to Lake... More 

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Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was very lovely and enjoyable. Estes Lake and the mountains were our views from our room window, along with the many elk outside of our window. Four-plus mile walk around the lake was easy and very enjoyable. The staff was friendly and caring, the food was good (a bit pricy though), the entertainment on Ladies Night was very... More 

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San Francisco, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent a week here over the Easter Holiday with family members. Wonderful staff, great buffet on Easter Sunday, pleasant locals and little girls in Easter finery. One of the best Easter's I recall. I love this place!

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199 reviews 199 reviews
43 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is right on Estes Park Lake. Our room was clean and comfortable. The hotel is showing its age and not really in a charming way. It does have a full service bar and restaurant. Our favorite things about this hotel is the lake views with Rocky Mountain Park in the background. And the 4 mile paved walking or... More 

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest, and for taking the time to provide feedback about your experience with us! Based on your comments, would you please give me a call to share your thoughts regarding our property? I am concerned about the comment that we are showing our age. We did a complete remodel less than 2 years ago, and... More 

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82 reviews 82 reviews
30 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my family whilst visiting my son who was studying at CU. . The views from our room were lovely a view over the lake . Beds comfy . The dining room however whilst the waiting staff were great the food let it down and it was just average for both breakfast and dinner . The Internet whilst... More 

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us while on your way to CU. We appreciate the opportunity to serve your travel needs, but I am disappointed, and apologize that you did not have a better experience with us. While some hotels may think 3 out of 5 stars is not too bad - it is certainly not what we are striving... More 

Keystone, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Estes for a quick weekend getaway; we found a great rate at this resort. The resort was gorgeous and has views to die for. Front desk staff was not overly friendly- never smiled and when we asked for a good dining option off property, their reply was "i dont know". The hot tub was freezing cold the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Wonderful stay at the Estes Park Resort. The room had a view to die for overlooking the lake and the mountains. The meal at the restaurant was one of the best we have ever experienced. Each dish was a culinary delight. The staff was attentive and polite. We will be back!

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Hello Coloradogurl! Thank you so much for not only staying with us, but also for your very kind words regarding your experience with us! We are working hard to ensure every guest has an outstanding stay with us in the resort, and a great meal in our restaurant - I am so pleased to see you appear to have enjoyed... More 

Denver, Colorado
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195 reviews 195 reviews
27 hotel reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My wife and I stayed here one night recently after a day of snow shoeing at Rocky Mountain National Park. When we arrived at the resort we were beat and only wanted to jump in the hot tub to soak our aching muscles and bones. Thank God there was a jet tub in the bedroom that was made for two... More 

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Greetings! Thank you for your constructive feedback. We will take your information and use it to improve our restaurant service, and to see what we can do to come up with a solution for the problems you encountered in the room. We have not heard this type of feedback frequently, so we appreciate your input and this opportunity to better... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Got lucky at the Estes Park Resort and had beautiful views of the lake and mountains (when the weather cleared!) and a wonderful restaurant where every dish we tried was excellent. Staff was very accommodating even though it was a challenging weekend for them and for the traveler's who got caught snowbound. A great place for that to happen.

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Hi Karen, Thanks for not only being our guest, but also for taking the time to provide us feedback about your experience with us! I am so pleased to see you have a good stay with us despite the winter weather. I hope you can join us again in the future - we appreciate your business. Safe travels. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We booked our wedding in September 2014 for Valentines Day 2015. From the beginning to the end, everything was perfect. Our wedding planner Sophia was so helpful and nice, always availble for our questions. I am still amazed how they made my day as stress free as possible!! I literally had zero stress on our special day!! Our room was... More 

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HotelGuyCC, General Manager at The Estes Park Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very kind words! This was a review we loved to read, and strive to have everyone's event, or simple lodging stay go! Sophia is a fairly recent addition to our wedding management team, and I am thrilled to hear you had a great experience working with her! I hope you can return next year... More 

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