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Durango Riverside Resort

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We rented an owners cabin at the last minute for a weekend stay in August 2016. On the first night (Friday) the heater was set at 86 and we could not set it lower. There were no linens for the guest beds. The next morning, we discovered we had no hot water for showers. The wifi service was very slow... More 

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Thank Lou Ann M
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit to Riverside resort....this place is beautiful....clean....and family friendly. There is not a bad spot in the entire park....they are all beautiful. The owners are very attentive, especially at keeping the campground clean with trash pick up every day. Will return for sure.

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Thank Kristin U
Englewood, Colorado
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52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the weekend here helping my daughter get moved into Fort Lewis College. Beautiful property with plenty of trees. We camp in a Clark Vertex hammock and it requires three trees in a triangle. I explained this when I booked and they had just the right spot. When we were running late, they called and let us know we were... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are good sam members and when booking asked if they had any discounts and they (Mary) said no. Never mentioned they had Veteran Discounts of which my husband is. When Pam (another office person) mentioned it to a couple I asked about it she stated she did not know who to do a reversal but if I came back... More 

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Thank Emily S
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Nice, quiet and well maintained. Much better than Alpen Glen and United campgrounds. A little farther out of town but well worth it. Nice store as well. We did t use the showers but they looked nice. Great river sites and river access. Friendly staff with good amenities...cable and wifi.

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Thank Mary H
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

So happy to see that this was your experience, Mary. Thanks for spending some time with us out here. Take care, Durango Riverside Resort Staff More 

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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The one room cabins on the river are truly rustic but are clean and right on the river. They only have electricity, heat and beds. Even though the temperatures dropped into the low 50's, we never turned on the heater. The showers and toilets are always clean and the personnel are very helpful. They also have a tent area and... More 

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Thank bdan1947
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We always aim to offer a relaxing spot to enjoy nature and unwind, so it is great to see this has been your experience with us. Thank you for coming out for some down time by the river. Durango Riverside Resort Staff More 

New Mexico
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

This property is a combination of cabins, rv parking and a few tent sites about 15 minutes north of Durango on the Animas river. If you can put up with the view and noise of godzilla sized "rv homes" running their power generators...well then the quaint log cabins, many above the shore line of the river, are a lovely break... More 

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Thank FuserABQ
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

I'm glad you came out to camp with us for a bit, and it's nice to hear that the Animas river called to you. We do have a mix of RVs, regular tents, and cabins; and we've seen most of our guests all get along just fine. It's good to know you like the value we're offering over the other... More 

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59 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Overall I really liked this campground and I would stay here again. We tent camped for 4 nights -- spaces are tight but we still got 2 tents on our site and were comfortable. All sites are gravel so that can make tent camping a bit less attractive here, but not so terrible as to be a deal-breaker for me.... More 

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Thank Mellisa H
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We're sop glad that you had a good visit with us, overall, Mellisa, but apologize that a few items were not up to proper working order. We know the whole experience contributes to your vacation, and we hope the next time you stop by that you'll see that these were easily remedied. Thank you, Durango Riverside Resort Staff More 

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30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Loved being by the river! The kids loved being out there! It was quiet and beautiful! Had a pool and ice cream shop! The only thing was most cabins don't have bathrooms but I guess it worked out fine! Some of the staff was very friendly! Had a big field with soccer nets, we played wiffle ball out there.

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Thank Mom0803
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

It's great that you and the kids were able to have a good time out in nature. Thanks for letting us be a part of the family vacation. Safe travels, Durango Riverside Resort Staff More 

Benton, Arkansas
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11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in a 35 ft fifth wheel for four nights. Very nice park. Clean and kid friendly. Even had an ice cream shop and they show kids movies nightly. You can fish the Animas from this site as well. There is a heated pool, nice 24/7 laundry facilities and a game room. They even come get your trash daily.... More 

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Thank P1285YXamyh
Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed your stay out here with us, and it sounds like you got a lay of the land while you were here. That's a handy tip about the route to take in approaching the site. Thanks for sharing. Hope we'll see you again soon. Safe travels, Durango Riverside Resort Staff More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
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Durango Riverside Resort is a beautiful home away from home in the lovely San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Durango Riverside Resort

Address: 13391 County Road 250, Durango, CO 81301-8602
Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Durango Riverside Hotel Durango
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