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Burleson, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

While I didn't want to spend 3 nights in a small motel and my options were limited in Buena Vista, so I elected to try the Thunder Lodge Cabins. While they may of been built in 1948, they have been updated and are very comfortable for more than the 3 people that were in our party. While not air conditioned,... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay at Thunder Lodge. When booking our priority was location and comfort, so booking cabin made more sense than a hotel room. Cabin 3 was perfect to come back to and relax after a day rafting, atv riding and zip lining. Spacious enough for my 2 teenage boys and husband and myself. Owner was very accommodating. Since... More 

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Colorado
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

My wife, daughter, and daughter's mother-in-law visited this place based on reviews. The feedback I got was: - The staff was wonderful. Very pleasant, very helpful. - The room was decent, but could use some updates. - The place was non-smoking, but there was an odor that could be detected. Not overwhelming, but noticeable. Overall, the experience was okay, but... More 

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Canon City, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Great place to relax and come back to after a soak in the hot springs at Mt. Princeton. Kitchen was adequet for fixing a nice dinner. The owner was very friendly and helpful. Love this town any season of the year.

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Brady, Texas
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

Terrific location, nestled between Mt. Princeton and Cottonwood Hot Springs. Our cabin was charming, comfortable, and well-equipped for a wintery get-away. I'm definitely recommending this facility for either a quiet getaway, or a large group gathering. The owners are terrific! Very helpful and informative. Terrific hosts!

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Mansfield, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We stayed here on our cross country trip. Very affordable and the owners are very pleasant. The property as well as out cabin is very clean and presentable. They offer a lot of free amenities (including wifi) and the binder in the room describing the area was very detailed and useful. They are located near many neat attractions, rafting, zip... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We found this place after a long drive, went in to Cabin #2 and found no bedding at all. Then we did not find anybody to talk to about it that night. We called and texted and got her answering machine but next day she told me she never received my calls/texts. Felt like we were camping out. The owner... More 

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Meridian, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Great service. The family wanted to hit the mountains and beat the Texas heat. This place is comfortable and affordable with games such as shuffleboard, beanbag toss. Beautiful creek runs beside the property with nice Brok trout. We will stay here again.

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Golden, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The service was excellent, friendly, helpful. Loved the 2 bedroom set up. Very, very clean. No bugs. Love the cabin stay. Wildlife in the mornings was nice to wake up to a deer checking you out. Location is great. Love the river right outside. Nice place to sit by the river. Convenient! Would highly recommend.

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3 Thank Hummingbird1961
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The cabins were very clean, cute, and "the keys were in the door". It was exactly what we needed. Close to our "outdoor" activities and Buena Vista was a cute little town. Only concern was getting ahold of the owners to settle our bill. We tried daily (stayed 3 days) at different times of the day, to settle but the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There is also a great outdoor kitchen in the Grill Gazebo which is great for your family BBQ or a group gathering. A log gazebo sits on the edge of Cottonwood Creek and outdoor furniture lines the patio which is great for relaxing and listening to the running water. Cottonwood trees line the property and provide shade in the Central Courtyard and the smaller yard by the creek. There is absolutely NO SMOKING in the cabins. Thunder Lodge welcomes well behaved, non-aggressive dogs with advance notice and refundable pet deposit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunder Lodge

Address: 207 Brookdale, PO Box 504, Buena Vista, CO 81211
Location: United States > Colorado > Buena Vista
Number of rooms: 7
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