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Discovery Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   800 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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61 reviews 61 reviews
17 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting place, clean and roomy. On edge of town but shuttle is a block away or you can walk to town. No A/C and was stuffy, although it does cool down at night you have to leave the sliding door open to get a breeze and there isn't a lock on the screen! We asked for a roll away and... More

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co springs, co
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82 reviews 82 reviews
27 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

in town that rips off tourists its a breath of fresh air, its old, clean, good beds, no coffee maker so what, get it in lobby, parking good, grounds good location good was 100 when other places were $140

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Lenexa, KS
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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Discovery Lodge is always clean and convenient with friendly staff; nice grounds with private fishing pond for catch and release, plenty of close parking, playground equipment for children, bbq grills, picnic tables, gazebo, new hot tub, large ice machine, free coffee and tea in the mornings, and cable TV. It is located close to downtown Estes Park for shopping,... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was clean and comfortable however our room 101 was located directly underneath the landlord's residence, as well as room 102 and 103. All other rooms are totally separate. We stayed four nights. We were very annoyed to be disturbed every night by loud footsteps and thumping until 10:30 at night. Some of the other reviews expressed the same... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place to stay in Estes Park! Convenient location. Room was clean and the staff was helpful. Our fan was missing a blade and shook when turned on, but they replaced it and brought us a hair dryer promptly. The only complaint was no A/C, it was very stuffy but at night it really does cool down. We will... More

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Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place need updating in a very bad way. 60s décor and blue tub and toilet. Our knob for the shower feel off. Better Hotels right down the street. And one point a dog wondered in our room because we had a sliding door for a door. I advise you not to stay here

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OFallon, MO
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102 reviews 102 reviews
36 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 night in room 102 which was right below the reception area. We were concerned it would be noisy, but it wasn't. Nice view out front of the room of the small pond. Room was clean and maybe a bit outdated, but spacious. Bathroom was clean but fairly small. Staff at reception were very nice and helpful.... More

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Coral Springs, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here on the reviews of others and was disappointed in our stay. The room we were placed in was on the bottom level and we heard all the noise from the upstairs room, also when we were trying to sleep my son heard snoring from the next room! If that wasn't bad enough when I was getting for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't believe we found this little jewel less than a mile from Estes Park shopping and restaurants. RMNP is just a few minutes away by car. The rooms were not fancy but very comfortable. The bathroom was clean and adequate. Our balcony view of the mountains was spectacular! The staff was very friendly and helpful. Great price for a cozy... More

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Towanda, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again, we greatly enjoyed our stay at Discovery Lodge! Room service was great and of course the location is great - out of all the traffic but very close to downtown. Brenda, the manager, was so friendly and helpful! We and our pets felt right at home!

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Address: 800 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Discovery Lodge 2*
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Welcome to Discovery Lodge. We are within walking distance of downtown Estes Park Colorado. Although we are located near downtown, the views of the Rocky Mountains are clearly visible and some of the best. Here at the Discovery Lodge you are located just 10 minutes from the Rocky Mountain National Park. ... more   less 
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