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Express St. James Hotel

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Reviewed August 1, 2014

Our family of two parents and 4 kids stayed here while visiting our son who was working at Philmont. This is an old hotel with lots of history. The rooms are comfortable but have antique furnishings. The lobby makes you feel like you've stepped into...More

3  Thank Rebecca P
Response from Sandy S, Front Desk at Express St. James HotelResponded August 4, 2014

Thank you for visiting us, we are so glad all of you had a good time! Hopefuly next time you will have a few visitors from the past come say Hello! Or at least make an appearance of some sort. Yes we are proud of...More

Reviewed July 27, 2014

Really cool old hotel. Old West lobby, artifacts, pictures, stories, etc. Bar and restaurant adjoining Hotel Lobby, that was good too. You will like the feel of this place and it is clearly the top accommodation in Cimarrom (there ARE NOT very many hotel rooms...More

1  Thank Scout1970
Response from Sandy S, Front Office Manager at Express St. James HotelResponded September 16, 2014

We always get excited when some one new is able to stop and see this place. It is a dimamond in the ruff, we do treasure our place of employment and do get to learn and sometimes see something new almost on a daily basis....More

Reviewed July 27, 2014

Awesome atmosphere. The staff is excellent and the food is better. If you find yourself anywhere near Cimarron and have the time, definitely stop at the St. James. You won't regret it. Enjoy anything from pizza to fine steak in a serene, historic atmosphere.More

1  Thank pete37997
Response from Sandy S, Manager at Express St. James HotelResponded September 16, 2014

Thank you for taking time to stop and visit us. Hopefully each time you drive past Cimarron you will be able to stop and see us, as we do have changes and new art displayed all the time. We are sorry to inform but we...More

Reviewed July 14, 2014

While the hotel was interesting and quite historic, we only stopped by to dine. After 2.5 hrs we were done with lunch. Everything went wrong from the 30 min wait (not very crowded), to the food they were out of (didn't know until after we...More

3  Thank Brian M
Response from Sandy S, Front Desk at Express St. James HotelResponded August 2, 2014

We are so very sorry to hear that you did not have a good experience while you were here. At times the resturant does not look busy but there are large groups dining which can cause a wait. It being our busy time of year...More

Reviewed July 14, 2014

Wonderful old west hotel. We especially liked the furnishings and the hotel is kept to the style of it's old west hey day as much as possible. The staff are outstanding, every single one of them and we were amazed at how incredibly clean the...More

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Response from Sandy S, Front Desk at Express St. James HotelResponded August 2, 2014

Thank You for visiting us here at The St. James Hotel. We do take pride in keeping with the 1800 theme. The staff works very hard at keeping the hotel at it's best at all times. Next time we hope you are able to come...More

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Free Parking
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$75 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$75 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Drbushlow
October 25, 2016|
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Response from Duane H | Reviewed this property |
I think they allow service dogs only, but contact them first to be sure. E-mail: front.desk@exstjames. Phone: 888-376-2664 or 575-376-2664
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Jerry C
July 17, 2016|
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Response from Tracy H | Reviewed this property |
Maybe in the annex. Not in the main building.
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Luanne T
October 5, 2015|
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Response from Sandy S | Property representative |
We have a full Restaurant, Breakfast, lunch & dinner, also a fully stocked bar. Beautiful views and atmosphere.
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"worth the trip"
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"Do not stay in the annex!"
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"Very clean and Quiet Hotel"
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"You have to call the hotel clerk for reservations. I like the old section best."
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