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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Surrounded by nature. Exquisite beauty. Clean, spacious, and luxurious accommodations. The view of the sunset and the night sky untainted by light pollution was breath taking. Nutritious breakfast and helpful staff. Though the stay was short, it was nice & peaceful.

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Kishan N, We're so glad you chose us and we hope to see you again. Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were graciously upgraded to the Mountainview cottage. What a great surprise, as had fabulous views of the La Plata mountains, and also the amazing hollyhock and flower garden. Be sure to wander the trails on the property, and visit Blue lake there. Great Milky Way sky once the moon set. Breakfast was amazing. Highly recommended.

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Dear occdoc7, Thanks for the kind review! Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an exquisite well crafted "wonderland".....diverse garden, Dave, our host,caws Great in explaining the fantastic grounds. Magnificent surroundings...gardens are wonderful! Very clean ad our room was well appointed . Great walks around grounds....peaceful and quiet This is by far the best experience for this world wide 30year travel veteran .

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear seneca8066, Thank you so much for the kind review! We are so glad you stayed with us. Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Detroit, Michigan
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the Blue Lake Ranch and thoroughly enjoyed it! The Garden Room was fantastic - large, clean, comfortable and very luxurious. The breakfasts cooked by Preston were out of this world - home grown and local produce, home-made strawberry muffins, and the best breakfast potatoes I have ever had. We would highly recommend this B&B for... More 

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear A H, Thank you so much for staying with us and for the kind review. We hope to host you the next time you're in the area. Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Marietta, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time my husband and I have stayed here, the first was for our honeymoon. We stayed in the Piñon Suite on this trip and just loved it. It is like living in a painting of a garden, everywhere you look it is beautiful. The staff are friendly and fun, the breakfast was absolutely delicious! So many... More 

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear Jessica W, We're thrilled that you're making Blue Lake Ranch a tradition. We're looking forward to your return. And thank you for taking the time to review your stay here. With gratitude, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Glastonbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Blue Lake Ranch Bed and Breakfast is located in a fairly remote area outside of Durango. We spent two nights in one of the rooms in the main house and used the location as a base for visiting Mesa Verde. The room was very comfortable with a porch offering views of the on premises lake and surrounding mountains. All of... More 

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Dear pathfinder6525, Thank you for the kind review! Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Temecula, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start? :) We booked this escape just a few days prior to our stay,very last minute getaway. We were looking to escape the hectic SoCal life & relax in beautiful Colorado. We travel alot and Sometimes photos online fool you when you arrive. This was NOT one of those times! This place was a true gem!♡ We... More 

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear socalcat, Wow. We live and work here and your review just sold us on a little staycation! Thanks for the great review. (We'll keep working on that confounding wifi problem.) Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

San Jose, California
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the name the ranch is really a lakeside resort without horses or other domesticated animals. The buildings are separated from the main house providing privacy. I stayed in the log cabin which has three bedroom suites, each on a different level, one is very small but adequate. The family runs the ranch and offers a fine breakfast each morning..... More 

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Dear bbon2ur, Thank you for the kind review. Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Golden, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

We have stayed in B&B's for over 30 yrs and would recommend this beautiful place with some caveats. We stayed 3 nights (during the week) in the La Plata Vista Room which sits above the kitchen in the Homestead house, where preparation of the terrific breakfast is begun at 6:30 am. If you are not an early riser the low... More 

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HMSaid, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Lake Ranch, responded to this review

Dear mets1953, Thank you for the kind review and the insider tips! We are going to take a closer look at the sliding screen door right now... Happy travels, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

Albuquerque, NM
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

This campus, about an 18 minute drive from Durango, is very well maintained by a caring gardener. The hollyhocks are breathtaking and majestic. The lake was peaceful for us and made for a lovely family stroll. Our room, the Oak Grove Casita, was bigger than we expected and boasted a big jet tub which we used during a thunderstorm. There... More 

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Dear AthleticTouchMom, Thank you for your excellent review. This is how we know what to keep doing and what to change and improve. With gratitude, Everyone at Blue Lake Ranch More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on 200 secluded acres with its own trout-filled lake, the Ranch is tucked in a spring fed valley well off the county road. Famous for its spectacular gardens and mountain views the Ranch offers unparalleled year-round sensory delights, from the quiet of a winter's snowfall to the fragrance of 10,000 iris in summer bloom. Our heirloom flower seeds and jams and honeys are available for purchase. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Lake Ranch

Address: 16919 CO 140, Durango, CO 81301
Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range: $164 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Lake Ranch 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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