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Silver Saddle Motel

90 West Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 80302
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Kadavu Island, Fiji
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I got the chance to visit Silver Saddle in January. We stayed on three different occasions and stayed in three different rooms. The newest part of the Motel had fine spacious room and an atmosphere much like any midrange motel/hotel. Rooms were clean and service was great. On the other trips we stayed in the cabins. As... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

This is the worst place I've ever stayed at. The room was not very clean. The bedspreads looked like they hadn't been washed in months or years. The room had a unique odor to it. The heater didn't work. The picture of the place is misleading, you think you are going to stay in the run down looking cabins but... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

I planned a getaway for my wife and I. We spent one night I Denver before arriving to Silver Saddle. She got pampered there. Upon our arrival her face dropped. The rooms looked very dated. I guess l like back to the 70s. The place was clean, just in need of refurbishing. Nice location. Nice people. For me, I was... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

This Motel is perfect for inexpensive quick get away. it's all we needed to sleep, bathe, and head out again! The cabin was cute, small. It was not very clean and yes it could use a little TLC, but if you are a camper type, appreciate a great location and good bed it's all you need. we usually stay at... More 

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Craig, Colorado
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Holy wow. I truly felt like I was staying at a meth lab motel. The setting is beautiful, but it's really unbelievable how downright disgusting the rooms are. I felt like I was in an episode of 'Breaking Bad.' Thrift store bought furniture was falling apart, bugs on the cracked walls and ceiling, hairs left behind by previous occupants. Amazing... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

We had stayed before, so even though we knew that the motel had seen better days, we booked because of the great location, the affordable rate and the friendly owners. None of those three things, however, made up for the filthy conditions. Blood marks on the walls, actual litter on the floors, dust on every surface were it could lay,... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This place is definitely in a great location--15 minute walk to the hip Pearl Street area, and on a quiet edge of town. We stayed in one of the front cabins. Pros: easy parking, location, price, ease of walk to Boulder Creek, 55cent soda machine on the front porch, super easy check-in process, a/c kept the room cool Cons: new... More 

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Telluride, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I graduated from CU- Boulder in 2008, and my fiance and I recently took a trip through the area. I am most accustomed to staying in hotels in the downtown of Boulder for the visits I've mad,e such as the Boulderado or Boulder Marriot, but we decided to try this small out of the way hotel. We had an awesome... More 

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1 Thank Matt_r_Farrar
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I thought I was booking one of the vintage looking cabins in the front of the property but actually got an exterior entry motel room in the isolated rear of the property. Appeared to be decorated in the 60's or 70's and for the first time ever for me, I wedged the desk chair under the door knob. The man... More 

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Pasadena, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Very run down. Kind of scary in the back where the REAL rooms are located. I think there is a squatter who lives in the trailer by the rooms. Smudges on walls, second bedroom had a small hole in the corner the size of a .50 coin where I'm sure bugs or rodents live, wifi did not work and neither... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in front of Boulder Creek at the base of Flagstaff Mountain. Surrounded on three sides by mountains, yet only 12 blocks from downtown Boulder. Walk to downtown along a hiking trail that parallels Boulder Creek. Plenty of good hiking and fishing nearby. Within 14 blocks of the University of Colorado. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silver Saddle Motel

Address: 90 West Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder, CO 80302
Location: United States > Colorado > Boulder
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
Silver Saddle Hotel Boulder
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