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2334 State Highway 66, Estes Park, CO 80517
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Linda G Houston, Texas
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    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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Imagine warm baked goods delivered fresh each morning, roaring rapids or lazy river, depending on the season, just twenty feet away from your door step and hummingbirds feeding outside your window and you will have a feel for River Spruce Lodge. Shelly and Wendye make you feel at home, which leads to repeat lodgers each year and the moniker "family."... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at River Spruce. Our cabin (Rainbow) was well equipped and very clean. The surroundings are beautiful and the way the cabins are set by the river gives it a feeling of being in the woods, even though it is just off a road. We enjoyed the hot tub and the great muffins that were delivered... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

Thanks for deeming us as a "wonderful spot":) We take pride in the property and am so glad you noticed. We're glad you found the stay relaxing and hope to see you again on your next visit to Estes Park. It's always nice for us to enjoy the guests too! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property itself is magical. The cabins are private, clean, roomy and every detail is attended to. The owners are what make this place truly a paradise. I've never stayed somewhere where the customer is this much of a king. The fresh, hot baked goods delivered most mornings was something we really looked forward to. The private hot tub, fire... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We are so glad you felt pampered because that's what we intend. You are a guest here, just like if you were a guest in our home. Actually, you are a guest in our home in a way:). Please come stay with us again if you find yourself out this way. It's always nice... More

Sycamore, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay. We were their for 3 nights mid June and were treated great. Quite and private. The private hot tubes are awesome after a long day of hiking. I cant imaging any place better, plus you cant beat the price. FYI the breakfast muffins are the best.

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We work hard to make your trip a lasting memory and we always appreciate the kindness. More

Phoenix, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

First, let me start by saying that I found the River Spruce and made my decision to stay based on the wonderful reviews here. I chose the Tom Tom because of the patio right on the water and we were not disappointed. Probably the most private cabin on the property. First of all, many places claim to be waterfront and... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I'm glad you got to see the busy hummingbird season and visit our local brews:) They are talking about adding a couple more local breweries and a distillery to Estes Park so there'll be plenty of new places to visit when you return. More

Morrison, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We had a wonderful time in a beautiful setting; we plan to return to the tranquil River Spruce again and again. The pleasure we shared from listening to the river rushing downstream, the humming birds zipping past and the songs sung by other birds perched high in the branches of the many trees provided the escape for which we were... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

You guys are great, thank you! We work hard during the day and when we get reviews like this, it makes it all worthwhile:) We hope to see you again soon! More

Prescott, Wisconsin
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Loved the stay at River Spruce. From the moment we checked in until we left 2 days later we were treated great. We were treated like we were family, well maybe better than family. The second day it snowed and it was very relaxing to sit in the hot tub and watch the snow fall and hear the sounds of... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

It's so nice to hear our guests say they felt like family because that's how we feel about our guests:) We love sharing our property and the wonderful wildlife that roams free here in Estes Park. Thank you for staying with us and we do hope you come again. More

Hoboken, New Jersey
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed here earlier this May and we had an amazing time. Estes Park is a beautiful location and our cabin at River Spruce was perfect for our time in Estes. The hot tub was great for unwinding after our days hiking in the beautiful mountains Colorado has to offer, and we certainly took advantage of the... More

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Shelley P, Owner at River Spruce, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Stephen. You gave tips on all our favorite places to eat here in Estes Park so you're almost a local:) Hope to see you both again soon! More

Topeka, Kansas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We loved our week long stay at River Spruce. The location right on the Big Thompson River is like heaven on earth, the sound of the river and the atmosphere are so relaxing. The ladies who own the retreat are very wholesome and down to earth, always there if you need anything or just for a nice chat, they make... More

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Waterloo, Iowa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed a few days in the Tom tom cabin. It was clean an comfortable! Awesome customer service! And the baked goods made the mornings feel even more special. Felt like visiting Family!! We will for sure come back and are telling friends and family to stay here!

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Address: 2334 State Highway 66, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
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Leave your cares behind and embark on an adventure in nature when you stay at River Spruce. You are treated to the best of both worlds: the oneness and beauty of the outdoors with all the comforts of home. Relax in your private hot tub by the river or roast a few marshmallows over the fire pit in front of your cabin. This is a place to truly relax, reflect, and renew your spirit. ... more   less 
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