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Strater Hotel

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699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Oakland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very old hotel that is taken care of beautifully. The charm still remains. Our room was large and decorated with antiques and was just lovely. Staff was friendly. We had breakfast here and the food was very good. Located in a great area of town that you are close to everything.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was beautifully appointed with historically correct furniture and carpets. It felt like a trip back in time. The restoration was top notch. Loved the "wild west" feel and ambiance. Dinner in the hotel's restaurant was an experience; great food accompanied by honky-tonk piano. Definitely NOT disappointed in our stay.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Decided to book in here for two nights after staying last year when travelling with my brother. Thought it was an excellent hotel then, and it was even better this year. Due to booking late, all the basic rooms were taken and so we had the last two main rooms which although expensive made the stay. Hotel located in the... More 

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Justin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent a night here, wasn't impressed for the money. It is very old and historic and maybe just a little overdone as far a decorating goes. Our room was large but the beds were hard as a rock. The floors, uneven from age, got you moving downhill pretty quick as you head for the bathroom. There is no coffee in... More 

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Lake Worth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I decided to spend some time in SW Colorado (Durango) and decided to stay at the Strater. The reservation was made in Feb. when we arrived, the rep thought the cost of the room was double what was prearranged. The room was small and stuffy. Couldn't open the window because our room faced an alley. The bathroom... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although Durango was a little disappointing (just a normal, commercial downtown), this hotel was beautiful! The lobby, corridors and room remained authentic to the time period. Free parking is available to guests. The room was small, but well appointed. We didn't have a view (only the fire escape), so if that is important to you, make sure you request a... More 

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Moretonhampstead, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although this is an historc hotel in a great location it's bedrooms are small and to cramped as they have tried to put too much furniture in the rooms making it very cramped. The evening meal service was disorganised and very slow. We tried to get into the old fashioned bar area but it was so small and cramped we... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there the night after our wedding back in June before we headed out on our Honeymoon. As always, the room was amazing. The staff are so wonderful and caring. I love the strater hotel, and always look forward to returning.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great stay. Only here for one night but could have easily stayed longer. Incredibly helpful staff, beautiful building and rooms. Spotlessly clean. Live music in the bar and a credit towards a delicious breakfast. Lots of things to do and see nearby too. Really highly recommended.

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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at this historical hotel over the 4th of July. We enjoyed the 4th of July parade right in front of our hotel and watched the fireworks in the parking lot on the side of the hotel. We enjoyed our breakfasts in the lovely dining room and a couple of dinners in the fun bar listening to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Office Spiritorium
The Office Spiritorium
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1887, the historic Strater Hotel (Historic Hotels of America Member) is a prominent downtown Durango, Colorado landmark located two blocks north of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, one hour east of Mesa Verde National Park, and in the heart of the rugged San Juan Mountains. Experience the Old West, fine dining, shopping, and many year-round indoor and outdoor activities. The hotel is home to the world's largest collection of American Victorian Walnut Antiques, the Louis L'Amour Room (designated Literary Landmark), and three unique dining establishments including Mahogany Grille specializing in fine dining. For entertainment, unwind with daily live music at the Diamond Belle Saloon and The Office Spiritorium or take in a show at the world famous Henry Strater Theatre, home to the Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville (seasonal). For those wishing to create a memorable event consider Strater Catering & Events (weddings, group meetings, special events). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Strater Hotel

Address: 699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range: $126 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Strater Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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Also Known As:
Strater Hotel Durango
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Durango
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durango
#6 Business Hotel in Durango
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