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    Blue Lake Ranch

    16919 Co 140, Durango, CO 81301
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Blue Lake Ranch was an enchanting experience. There is a main house with several casitas spread throughout the several acres. We stayed in the Sunset Casita which had a large living room with breakfast table, a very large bedroom and bathroom. It also had a...More

    Thank sallyleonard
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I was SOOO looking forward to our five night stay based on prior reviews and photos on the website. But I'm going to contradict all the positive reviews with this lengthy honest appraisal. This property claims to be a "boutique hotel and inn" with "luxurious...More

    1  Thank aavery
    Response from HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake RanchResponded 4 days ago

    Dear aavery, We are very sorry you had a less than excellent stay. That is not acceptable to us. Thank you for your thorough-going appraisal of your experience. We take it as a to-do list that we are tackling as I write you. Please let...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I wanted one last romantic night before we picked up the kids from camp, and this is the place! Warm hospitality the minute you walk in, and the Sunset Casita was beyond our expectations! The included morning buffet was delicious and the...More

    Thank Champagne77007
    Response from HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake RanchResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Champagne77007, Thank you for the great review! We agree, one night is not nearly enough. We look forward to your return. Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I stayed at this lovely property for 4 nights, while visiting Mesa Verde National Park and seeing other local sites. We stayed in "Cottage in the Woods", which was a stand alone cottage, formerly an artist's cottage on the property. The bed...More

    Thank mifan011
    Response from HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake RanchResponded 3 weeks ago

    mifan011, Thanks so much for the great review! We are so glad you had a fine stay with us. That walk from the Cottage is kind of enchanted, isn't it? Happy Travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great view from the suite patio. Fantastic grounds. Internet didn't work in the room. Bed was comfy. The big problems are the fact that although this place is supposed to be nonsmoking, it turns out that it only applies to the rooms. This one thing...More

    1  Thank JaimeMexico
    Response from HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake RanchResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear JaimeMexico, Thank you for taking the time to write a considered review of your stay. We really are a non-smoking inn and ranch and I'm sorry that you smelled cigar smoke. That should not have happened. We are sorry we didn't have a vegetarian...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • $177 - $524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Durango
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    • Blue Lake Ranch Hotel Hesperus
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    Traveler (179)
    Room & Suite (62)
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    acc0mm0dati0ns
    June 12, 2016|
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    Response from bluelakeranch | Property representative |
    We Do! I would suggest the Oak Casita so that a walk in shower is available. I have a few others but not many for the entire period.. Would be a great place to recuperate.
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    Dennis C
    November 12, 2014|
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    Response from blranch | Property representative |
    Good Morning Dennis, We allow pets in The Cabin on the Lake, The Cottage in the Wood and the River House. There is a $50 no refundable cleaning fee and we ask that your dog is leashed when they are outside on property... More
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    trapar
    October 26, 2014|
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    Response from blranch | Property representative |
    The weather in this area in March / April can vary a lot. Most days are beautiful and sunny but you will have to be prepared for snow too.
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    Room Tips
    "If you're planning on going into Durango for dinner, it's a haul. I'd use the fridge for some of..."
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    "A 'good' room depends on the number of people you are with. The inn offers a variety of rooms."
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    "Stay in the suite in the main building if you can"
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    "Not a bad place on the property!!"
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