We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Historic Melrose Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Historic Melrose Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 19: English reviews
Guernsey, Channel Islands
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Very authentic with period furnishings and decor. Shared bathroom however I thought it excellent value and so much more interesting than a cookie-cutter motel. Perfect and friendly enough, would definitely stay again

 Report
Helpful?
Thank GlynCarre
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here during the Grand Junction Off Road mountain bike race! Price was very reasonable! Rooms a bit dated but the name says historic so what the heck! I slept well and in the end that's what counts and being downtown within walking distance of the event was what I wanted and this was right there!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Azphojo
Long Beach, California
Reviewed January 12, 2016

Traveling for holidays and decide to stop over and spend a few nights in Grand Junction before heading to Vegas. Saw this hotel on a cannabis friendly lodging site and decided to give it a try. Quite affordable and accommodating, the communal kitchen was an added bonus to saving on eating out daily. The staff was awesome in knowing what...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Hank03
Melrose H, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciated your stay with us and are happy you felt well received. We hope you visit Grand Junction once again.

Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This vintage hotel is also a hostel to budget or lone travelers. Check in was quick at 9pm. We booked a room with two beds and our own bathroom as we did not want to share a community bathroom. Heater kept turning off and on all night despite our efforts to set it so it would stay on all night....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AmeryinCO
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and insight.

Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed October 20, 2015

Take this review with a grain of salt because I only spent a few hours here and never got a room. I arrived very late at night because of a train delay. I had a reservation at this place, and called ahead to let the manager (?) know I would be arriving at 2 or 3 am. He said fine,...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank 7MileRiver
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Fort Wayne IN
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Some think this is old and decrepit, but I think it is a neat old interesting vintage hotel. If you are on a budget, not interested in typical expensive hotels, this works! Had a large ground floor room on the back with clean beds, bath a/c and ceiling fan, shower. Everything worked well. Is also hostel for those who wish...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kissinkousin
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

As the name states it's a historic place. By far one of the oldest houses in town. So if you're looking for an all shiny new hotel block this is not your place. But for us the Melrose was just perfect for a few nights. You could feel the history and heritage when walking through the narrow hallways with the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jörg P
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed August 18, 2014

Some "historic" hotels are quaint, charming, or interesting. The staff attempt to make it work, but this property is old, decrepit, and worn out. The Rodeway Inn up the street would have been a much better choice.

 Report
Helpful?
8Thank Endicott_Redbird
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Osceola, AR
Reviewed July 15, 2014

you remember those older hotels our grandparents went to... Near downtown, with a lobby and rooms up the stairs? Well, as time goes on, those hotels usually change direction (as they age) and usually start doing long-termed residents and a few room for hostelers.. like me. Despite what others may say, the place is clean and tidy. There is a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BAHnOsceola
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed January 2, 2014

The place is full of drug dealers, drunks, pill poppers and homesexuals. Aids, Hep C and Herpes are are some of the things you may get if you stay here. The common bathrooms are NEVER cleaned and the place is very dirty.

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank FWP C
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Grand Junction hotels
0.1 mi away
Hampton Inn Grand Junction
Hampton Inn Grand Junction
#3 of 28 in Grand Junction
558 reviews
0.1 mi away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Grand Junction Downtown/Historic Main Street
Fairfield Inn & Suites Grand Jun...
#12 of 28 in Grand Junction
172 reviews
0.1 mi away
SpringHill Suites Grand Junction Downtown/Historic Main Street
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.6 mi away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Grand Junction
3.5 mi away
DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Junction
3.1 mi away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Grand Junction
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suit...
#11 of 28 in Grand Junction
181 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Historic Melrose Hotel is a residence for short- and long-term visits to the Grand Junction area offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms. Our guests vary from contractors, construction workers, federal workers, military, business travelers, vacationing couples to parents and relatives visiting children attending local colleges and universities. With both full private rooms and hostel style rooms, the Historic Melrose Hotel is ideal for the hostel traveler, the budget traveler, vacationing family, and business traveler. Our establishment is the epitome of the old world Pensione boutique hotel that you find all across Europe. Our unique 108 year old hotel is situated in Historic Downtown Grand Junction which is home to one of the largest outdoor sculpture exhibits in Colorado. #coloradofriendly ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Melrose Hotel

Address: 337 Colorado Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501-2411
Location: United States > Colorado > Grand Junction
Price Range: $32 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Historic Melrose Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Agoda and Odigeo so you can book your Historic Melrose Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Historic Melrose Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Chose another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Endicott_Redbird, Aug 18, 2014 | Read review
“Stay at the Hampton or Spring Hill Suites just down the street”
 of 5 bubbles fwpc, Jan 2, 2014 | Read review
“The back is quiet”
 of 5 bubbles DB1957, Oct 8, 2012 | Read review
“Just to make this clear......we were not able to stay here. I would have felt safer in my car!”
 of 5 bubbles debbiem616, Sep 16, 2012 | Read review
“Run away...”
  • Kinda cool transom window, but lets in a lot of hallway noise
  • Cluttery, dingy, disgusting.
  • Awful bed
  • Refrigerator and TV...very classy.
 of 5 bubbles Sinjin32, Jul 16, 2012 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay