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Rio Grande Southern Hotel B&B

101 S. Fifth St., Corner of 5th & Central, Dolores, CO 81323
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the rio grasne was the second hotel we stayed at out of 6 hotels during our stay out west. The rio grande was by far the best. It's quaint and dog friendly so you meet a lot of new friends furry and not furry. The owners Susie and Joe go out of their way to make sure your stay is... More 

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Saratoga Springs, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

If you are looking for a quaint, home-style retreat with tons of history and a small town atmosphere, this is it. We enjoyed our day trips to Mesa Verde and surrounding area, but mornings and evenings were always pleasant. Visitors often stopped by the kitchen/dining room (one day they couldn't find the catsup because a neighbor had borrowed it) and... More 

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Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed here two nights as a jumping-off point to Mesa Verde. It could not have been better! The room was clean and adorably decorated (we stayed in the Zane Grey, where a copy of one of his books was on the shelf). The owners went out of their way to accommodate us. When we needed to... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Never been to a B & B before , we thought it would be an interesting experience, Plus the guy at the visitor center said it might be haunted lol, good way to add to the fun. Big mansion filled with 17 rooms, house was amazingly interesting, the structure, decore, old style bathtub and overall feeling of being in an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Our club hosted a dog show in Dolores so I needed to be close. The hotel was built in the 1800s and the rooms are quaint and very well kept. They owners were so kind to give me a tour of the rooms and lots of great historical facts of the hotel. Since I was here for the dog show,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

My wife and I stayed in the Pink Room which was cozy and warm. All the rooms on the 2nd floor are decorated in individual themes. The hotel was clean. Although the restaurant is not open to the general public, guests are served a tasty and filling breakfast. If you shun the impersonal, plastic and chrome corporate motels, the Rio... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

This was one of life's great surprise . We lucked on to this B&B in Dolores. Susi was one of the B&B best hostess ever. You have to try the breakfast to believe. Stayed in Teddy Roosevelt room and next to Zane Grey room . This is where he wrote "RIDERS OF PURPLE SAGE." Outstanding experience. Loved the stay.

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

First of all - if you are coming for a Hilton experience - you will be disappointed. My husband and I were looking for something with old west charm, away from chain stores and crowded streets - we found the perfect place in the Rio Grande! We were greeted by a sweet and well-behaved Pomeranian followed by Susi, the owner.... More 

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Chico, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We were greeted by a guy in bear feet smoking a cig outside the Hotel. (That is not a typo...he had footwear that looked like giant bear paws) I believe he may have been a tennant in the Hotel...or just a local character. The room is small (We stayed in room 2 the Roosevelt room) as well as a tiny... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I found Delores after looking for bed and breakfasts near Mesa Verde. When we arrived after a long day of travel and exploration we found the door to be unlocked, but nearly a ghost town. :) When we finally found someone to ask about checking in, we were pleasantly greeted by Joe and Suzie. Nearing 9pm, we asked if there... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historic Rio Grande Southern Hotel B&B was constructed in 1893, with a 1902 addition, is the oldest building in Dolores, CO. Seven Victorian-styled Rooms await your visit to this beautiful area of the Southwest. Enjoy the privacy of a Hotel and the benefits of a B&B. The Southern Eating House Restaurant is just off the lobby, offering a wide variety of homemade cuisine breakfast, lunch and dinner. Clean, historic, comfortable lodging. Teddy Roosevelt stayed here in 1902. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Grande Southern Hotel B&B

Address: 101 S. Fifth St., Corner of 5th & Central, Dolores, CO 81323
Location: United States > Colorado > Dolores
Price Range: $49 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Rio Grande Southern Hotel B&B Colorado/Dolores
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