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“We love this place!” 5 of 5 stars
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Murphy's Resort at Estes Park
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1650 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517-1466 (Formerly Econo Lodge)   |  
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Ranked #3 of 29 hotels in Estes Park
Wellington, Colorado
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“We love this place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Our family wanted to get away last minute for the 4th of July. If you know Estes in the summer, you know its hard to find a place on a whim. Bruce and Loretta, the managers told me the resort had just been purchased several weeks before and was under renovation. They gave us an AMAZING deal and we headed up. Our rooms faced the lake where the fireworks are shot from. It was incredible. The pool area is going to be gorgeous when its completed and they have a BBQ area where many of the guests cooked and talked to one another. We got to meet the owners and hear of the plans they have for this location. We have stayed at their other lodge, Murphy's River Lodge in the past and had the same wonderful experience. You cannot go wrong w/ either location.

Thank you again Bruce and Loretta! It was so great to see you again!!
Teri Sysum, Wellington, CO

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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MurphysLodge, Manager at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review, July 28, 2013
Terri,

Thank you so much for the wonderful review!

The BBQ area is a unique feature and we are very happy you were able to use it during the 4th of July weekend. We had hoped it would lend itself to a community atmosphere and you guys proved that it does.

The pool is almost finished and is looking just as beautiful as we had hoped. We can't wait for you to come back so you can see everything completed!

Thank you again!!!

Murphy's Resort
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Additional Information about Murphy's Resort at Estes Park

Address: 1650 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517-1466 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
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Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Estes Park
#5 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Murphy's Resort at Estes Park 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Murphy's Resort at Estes Park is near Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Local points of interest like the Estes Park Fairgrounds, Estes Park Conference Center and Lake Estes are minutes from this Estes Park, CO hotel.Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy being close to recreation areas like Rocky Mountain National Park that offers unparalleled scenery, numerous hiking and walking trails, lush valleys, a variety of wildlife and more. Several trails, horse stables and bike paths are close by. Hotel features include:Free continental breakfast Free wireless high-speed Internet, Some rooms are Pet-friendly. Guests of this Estes Park, CO hotel can also enjoy the seasonal outdoor heated pool, indoor hot tub, exercise room and children's playground during their stay.All guest rooms have coffee makers, microwaves, refrigerators, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, safes, flat screen TV's, DVD players and cable television. Select rooms also have kitchen facilities, sofa sleepers, whirlpool bathtubs and spacious work desks, some offer great lake views. Connecting rooms can be requested.Laundry facilities are located on the premises. Ample free parking is provided and can accommodate most cars, trucks or buses.If you are looking for countless amenities and inviting accommodations, Murphy's Resort is the perfect place to call home in Colorado. We are close to a number of attractions and have an outstanding staff. ... more   less 
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Lake Estes Hotel

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