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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Colfax Inn

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Colfax Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

92 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Colfax Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 92: English reviews
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed October 29, 2015

The deskman and handyman were helpful and apologetic, but the elevator was broken, the room door locked us out even when the key slid through with the green light, and the breakfast was tiny. The whole place looked like it used to be a nice hotel, but is now not being kept up enough.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank twocrazycats
Kearney
Reviewed October 20, 2015

If you need to get off the road because you can't drive any longer, this hotel is worth the small amount they are asking. No frills but clean. Don't expect anything fancy or Egyptian cotton sheets as this is a basic hotel. Not fancy, but clean.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Cathybremer
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed October 7, 2015

My puppy and I stayed here on a recent road trip from Wyoming to Cape Cod. Klaus and I were met with a smile and checked in without issue. Both the lobby and my room were in great shape and comfortable. If you are traveling with a dog, I recommend this hotel. Although it is a pet-friendly establishment, I couldn’t...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank WyoPhotoGuy
Marengo, Illinois
Reviewed September 15, 2015

The hotel had a strange smell as did the rooms. Not a horrible smell, it may have been sanitizer or something. But it reminded me of a nursing home. We visited twice and stayed in two different rooms. We noticed the smell in both. The rooms were clean. There was a pool but it was half drained both times we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steve S
Boca Grande, Florida
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Bad, bad, bad. A/C not working right, humidity in room was super uncomfortable, sheets were ripped. Funky smell. WiFi didn't work in room. I was unable to sleep, finally gave up, tried to grab coffee and "breakfast" before heading out. Waited on a line for breakfast which was a joke so I passed it up and had to throw away...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TemporaryIslander
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed August 5, 2015

We were travelling for the IndyCar race in mid-July with 7 people, 2 rooms for 2 nights. No discounts allowed so it cost around $600 (compared to their non-event, weekend rates as low as $50/night). We have stayed at many hotels across the country, good and not so good and I have never felt compelled to write a diatribe like...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank RaceFan145
Pasadena, California
Reviewed July 16, 2015

Surroundings are pretty, employees friendly, bed was OK. Breakfast consisted of muffins, bagels, waffles, coffee, and juice. faucet handle was loose on the basin faucet; no drain stopper in the tub; no shampoo, just conditioner; front desk was unattended for extended times; most channels on the TV were too snowy to watch.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Eric W
Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

We travel from Michigan to Colorado quite a bit .Think we will stay here from now on for our over nighter ! Very pleased ! Great beds , nice sheets , clean floors , updated with nice showers . Rooms smelled very good , not musty . lobby clean and happy staff . Breakfast was light and pleasant . Wish...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kimberly M
Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed May 25, 2015

I was helping my daughter move from Colfax to TX, my mother myself and my daughter were put in room 101. we stayed on a Friday, sat nite. when we checked in the room smelled VERY musty and stale. when we opened the mini-fridge there was a big fruit type basket that was old and moldy...so obviously no one had...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank margaret n
Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel over a year ago in 2013 while traveling for work with no complaints for the price I paid. I was told the pool was under construction and would be open the following month. On 2/14/15 I made plans while in the area to take my wife out for the holiday. So I booked a room...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Samantha A
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

35 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (34)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Colfax
0.4 mi away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Colfax/Newton
12.7 mi away
Boulders Inn & Suites Newton
8.6 mi away
Days Inn Newton
Days Inn Newton
#3 of 8 in Newton
245 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
9.8 mi away
BEST WESTERN Holiday Manor Newton Iowa
12.8 mi away
AmericInn Lodge & Suites Newton
8.7 mi away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Newton
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
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Colfax Inn

Address: 1402 N Walnut St, I-80 & Hwy 17, Colfax, IA 50054-9603 (Formerly Comfort Inn )
Location: United States > Iowa > Colfax
Price Range: $53 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colfax Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 62
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity and Priceline so you can book your Colfax Inn 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.
Also Known As:
Comfort Inn Colfax
Colfax Comfort Inn
Colfax Inn Iowa
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 Colfax Inn 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

“Get first floor, since the elevator doesn't work”
 of 5 bubbles twocrazycats, Oct 29, 2015 | Read review
“Try the Microtel across the street.”
 of 5 bubbles RaceFan145, Aug 5, 2015 | Read review
“My room was on the highway side of the building with a parking lot floodlight pointed directly at my window. This meant that I could choose between an attempt at bringing in some fresh air and no possibility of sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles Lisa60827, Sep 27, 2014 | Read review
“Do not stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles Dkl54, Aug 3, 2014 | Read review
“First floor since elevator is broken”
 of 5 bubbles jenmarie35, May 19, 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question