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Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1220 Big Thompson Ave., US Highway 34, Estes Park, CO 80517 (Formerly Travelodge Estes Park)
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Ranked #24 of 30 Hotels in Estes Park
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Detroit, Michigan USA
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76 reviews 76 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Just spent 5 days at this establishment. A few things you should know - (1) when you make a reservation here you are charged for the entire duration of your reservation - before arrival; (2) if you book for multiple days you can cancel before arrival (if done in time), but once you check in you cannot cancel without losing... More 

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Commerce City, Colorado
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We went to Estes Park as a family to listen to the elk bugle and decided to make a weekend of it and stay at this hotel. It is very inexpensive and it shows. I waited in the front Lobby to check in for 10 minutes before anyone showed up (I called the hotel phone and it rang in the... More 

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Odessa, Ukraine
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80 reviews 80 reviews
24 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Everything was just fine. Reception people were very helpful. Free shuttle had its stop steps away. Room was clean and well maintained (though, one has to put a sign up if in need of cleaning). Wi-Fi was reliable. Breakfast was pretty good for this type of accommodation. I liked them having "quite hours" policy, which allowed for good rest.

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Hayden, CO
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75 reviews 75 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed here on a one night stay -- worried because of the reviews, but it was our only choice. The place was clean in our opinion. We had 2 rooms -- one was tiny -- I'm talking you need to back into the bathroom to use the bathroom. -- the other one was a "handicap" room so it was bigger.... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments concerning your recent stay with us. There should have been soap and shampoo in your bathroom. It was an oversight by housekeeping to have overlooked that. I apologize for the confusion when you checked in and found that your room was still being serviced by housekeeping. Our staff needs to better coordinate the room availability.... More 

Los Angeles
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great little place in Estes Park to stay for a night or two. You get what you pay for people - this is not the Ritz or even the Westin. It's a basic place to lay your head for a night or two, run by some friendly folks. It's clean, and parking is right outside the door to your room!... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your recent stay at our motel. We hope to see you again next season. More 

Santa Cruz, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I was a little nervous about staying here after reading the reviews, but for the price I decided it was worth a try since we were only going to be here one night anyway. This place was easily 30 or 40 dollars cheaper than every other place in Estes Park. Especially if you sign up for the value club membership... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor comments. I am glad our staff was able to accommodate your early checkin. It is a pleasant walk from our property to downtown Estes. I am pleased you enjoyed the elk exhibition. More 

Reno, Nevada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I recently stayed here on a quick business trip to Estes Park, CO. The rooms are little dated but very clean. My remote control did not work for the TV. This actually probably gave me a much better nights sleep!! The clek at the front desk was very nice and the rates were low. I found the hotel to be... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments regarding your stay with us. We are delighted you found our staff to be helpful and accommodating. More 

O'Fallon, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I got a really good rate on three nights at this property thru "hotwire" The location is it's strength...it's got great views, & is minutes away from Rocky Mountain National Park. That being said, everything else connected to my stay can be summed up in the one word "adequate." the Inn is definetly on the older side of things. Lighting... More 

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John R, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share your comments about your stay with us. We are trying to improve and upgrade the property to correct many of the deficiencies you noted. We have alerted our general manager regarding the delay in housekeeping service you experienced. We anticipate a return visit to our motel will be more enjoyable. More 

Bloomington, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Getting into the driveway was a 2 try event, we went past it however, check in was farily quick and easy. The staff was pleasant. The office was neat and clean. Our room on the first floor end unit. The door to the room was on the outside and was not as heavy as I would have liked being women... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for the observations you shared on TripAdvisor. We realize the property needs updating and are taking steps to do so as time and finances permit. The beds which you found so uncomfortable will eventually be replaced. I hope you will visit our property again to see the improvements we are making. More 

Tupelo, Mississippi
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Six of us stayed here for a week, while on an annual fishing trip to RMNP. The rooms are very comfortable and the housekeeping services are excellent ! All of the staff are so very helpful. They include a good basic breakfast from 7 until 10 in the morning. The inn is in a really good area, close to town... More 

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John R, Owner at Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments on your recent stay with us. I hope the fishing was good too. More 

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Address: 1220 Big Thompson Ave., US Highway 34, Estes Park, CO 80517 (Formerly Travelodge Estes Park)
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Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn at Estes Park 2*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Estes Park
Travel Lodge Estes Park
Estes Park Travel Lodge
Estes Park Travelodge

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