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Brownwood, TX
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We rented one of their cabins on July 18th, 2016. It did not have a/c. That was a bit of a headache because in order to keep cool, you need to have your windows open. You don't want to leave your room with the windows open for security reasons. They should put a/c in their cabins. The breakfast was not... More 

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Paonia, Colorado
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to a family event in Pagosa Springs, CO and had a reservation at the San Juan Motel. We got there and a polite but oddly dressed attendant checked us in. The first room had someone else's dirty clothes draped over the bathroom door. And the toilet seat had dried drops of urine on it. When I requested a... More 

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SanJuanMotel, General Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

We must apologize for the two dirty rooms you were checked into the evening of your stay with us. Apparently, a block of rooms that needed to be cleaned were missed by our housekeeping staff. We have resolved this issue and it will not happen again in the future . Again, we are truly sorry for any inconvenience this may... More 

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Tucson, AZ
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33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was very small though clean. No AC in our room. The breakfast didn't open until 7, so not really usable if you were off for an adventure early, which we were. We were in the ones closest to the road and the trucks didn't stop during the night. Bed was comfortable, but with the noise and heat, not... More 

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Wichita Falls
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58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

San Juan Motel is a great place to stay for location. It is an old motel, but has been updated. Our room was at the back. It had gravel in the parking lot at that location. We were there for 4 nights and it rained about every day making it muddy outside. Our room #51 was in the corner which... More 

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Thank Neva T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Wonderful place to stay. Rooms are clean and comfortable and they are very dog friendly. Really enjoyed our stay and hope to again soon. Reasonably priced and a mountain backs the property so deer are common.

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Thank Michelle R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

My dog and I arrived at the San Juan Motel this past Friday afternoon. We had reserved cabin #7 for $115+pet fee+taxes. The motel kindly allowed us to check in several hours early and we headed to our cabin. We pulled our car to the cabin and there were hotel workers blocking where we could park. Overall, the parking was... More 

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Parker, Colorado
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

I would like to start off and say I never wright bad reviews but really would like to make visitors aware of this place. The motel was very dirty. When first walk in cabin smells like mold. Carpenter ants all over floor.Box spring had a brown feces or mud like stain . The head board of the bed had white... More 

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SanJuanMotel, General Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

We are so, so, sorry to hear how disenchanted you are regarding your stay with us over Memorial Day Weekend. I read your review and immediately addressed your complaints with our front desk staff. Strange that the "unapproachable, rude and frequently not present" front desk man stated that you never came to the lobby to complain about anything! (?) Also,... More 

Black Forest, Colorado
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We stayed one night with our dog in a cabin. Good outdoor access, it was easy to walk her in the adjoining pasture area. It was clean and had all the necessities. Not too many extras, but we'd consider staying here again with pets. No shampoo, conditioner or lotion. Beautiful area! Oh, and a great wifi connection!

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SanJuanMotel, Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are working daily on up grades and sincerely appreciate your honest feed back. We are happy to provide clean, comfortable and affordable accommodations where pets are always welcome. More 

Colorado
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

I booked this through TA... I arrived and found I could have got a cabin for the same price as a room. Bummer. Beds are not that comfortable. No microwave in room. Dated room. Now the good. Clean room. Friendly staff, close to downtown and springs. Continental breakfast was good. All in all not a bad place just don't book... More 

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SanJuanMotel, Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for you honest and candid review. We appreciate our guests letting us know where we can improve and we are working hard to update our rooms and cabins. We do not have microwaves in our basic rooms. However, there is one available in our hospitality room for our guests to use from 7 am to 10 pm. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in cabin 15 and it was perfect for what we needed! Bed for the little one, an awesome little kitchen, and it was so cozy! We were able to walk across the street to a bunch of shops and it's not a far drive to other shops and great restaurants in town.

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SanJuanMotel, Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

Hello Lindsay, Thank you for your review! Our cozy cabins provide a unique experience for families visiting Pagosa Springs. Fully equipped , close to the San Juan River, and with in one half mile to downtown. We look forward to you staying with us when you return to Pagosa Springs. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the beautiful San Juan Mountains and situated on 10 acres adjacent to the San Juan River, the San Juan Motel has both motel and cabin accommodations at affordable prices. Can walk to downtown Pagosa Springs and the hot springs. Bikers, Skiers, Boarders, Hunters, Fisherman all welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Juan Motel

Address: 191 E. Pagosa St, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Location: United States > Colorado > Pagosa Springs
Price Range: $83 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 47
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