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Rustic River Cabins

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2550 Big Thompson Canyon Rd, Estes Park, CO 80515
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Corinth, Texas
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The owners took very good care of us and got us everything we needed or asked for. We had not been to Colorado in over 15 years. Estes Park was extremely crowded and we could not find any privacy anywhere. Probably because of the 100 year celebration going on. While the views were beautiful and the weather was nice, we... More 

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about how much we loved our cabin (#3, Milky Way). I'm going to directly address some of the comments from the person who also stayed in #3 and reviewed it very harshly. First, "rustic" means not fancy. I rented this sight unseen, from Illinois, having never even been to Colorado. I looked @ fancier places and... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travel to Estes Park for an annual family reunion and we've tried a lot of cabins in the area when we stay. Rustic River Cabins were a bit too rough for our taste. We would not choose this lodging again. First, the beds in our cabin (The Milky Way #3) were not comfortable. I can put up with a... More 

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innkeeperEstesPark, Owner at Rustic River Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We strive to have clean and well stocked cabins. I am very sorry that the dishes and the pots and pans were not clean for you. I will try to do a better job at checking the kitchens after each guest leaves. I don't recall you asking for new towels, but I sure would have... More 

5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for the last 3 nights of our first family vacation. We stayed in Cabin #8 and we couldn't have asked for anything more! Our cabin was cozy, the bed was SO comfy and the private hot tub on the river was perfect. The owners are great people and treat their guests like friends. A beautiful place, we... More 

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Spring, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This was my first time to Rustic River; my husband had been a couple of times and he always raved about how nice it was...and he was right! We stayed in cabin 4 which is perfect for 2 people (and a pup). It was very clean, up-to-date, cozy and you can tell the owners really pay attention to detail. We... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My only regret is that we didn't stay longer. They have such a beautiful property and the owners couldn't be any more inviting. I felt at home as soon as we drove onto their property. This place is a definite must if you're staying in the Estes Park area. It's under five minutes to town if you forget anything or... More 

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innkeeperEstesPark, Owner at Rustic River Cabins, responded to this review

We feel so blessed that we get to run a place like this. We love what we do!! Mountains, river.....we are here so others can enjoy it as much as we do. We were wondering where you eat that Yak burger. Thanks for mentioning the place you had it at. We are going to for sure try that. Thanks again... More 

Cheyenne, Wyoming
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

My wife and son (and our dog Rosie) stayed in cabin #6 for three nights. It's a great location, probably 3 miles east of Estes Park. The owners were completely welcoming and really made the stay nice. Clean, comfortable, just the right balance of away-from-it-all/near-to-it-all. We'll be back.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

My wife and I started coming to Estes every few years back in the early 2000's. I like what James and Jeanine have done to bring the place back from the floods. The cabins are comfortable and , as the name implies, rustic. The cabins blend with the touch of mountain spirit all around you, and the simplicity is homey... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Me and my wife Tracey haven't had a vacation in three years, it was time We had reservations at the Dells.We manage two B&B's in Lake Geneva area so we are ready for a break! On a last minute decision we googled cabins in Estes Park Co.the Rustic River Cabins came up.I spoke to Jeanine (owner). She was very kind... More 

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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My husband and I stayed here years ago and we loved it, this time we came back with our 2 dogs and had to leave early. We stayed in Cabin 8, within 15 minutes my eyes started itching and my nose was very stuffy, it just didnt feel clean. Every dish and pot we used we had to wash first... More 

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innkeeperEstesPark, Owner at Rustic River Cabins, responded to this review

We always take all of the reviews to heart. What you forgot to mention was that Estes Park and the surrounding area does not have any snow. So the 50-60 mile an hour winds were blowing from the time you arrived until you left, kicking up dirt. We clean every cabin thoroughly between each guest. When we purchased the property... More 

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