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Balanced Rock Inn

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126 S Coulson St, Fruita, CO 81521 (Formerly Balanced Rock Motel)
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Brisbane, Australia
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68 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Older style 2 storey motel with very long staircase (if you have mobility issues make sure to ask for ground floor). Room was large king and was very comfortable and clean. Only downside was an airconditioner with vents which could not be adjusted so not great for the person sleeping closest. Close to rail line and not far from the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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150 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is nothing special but it is clean, well located, and affordable. The owners are nice helpful people, and it's right across the street from a park. My only complaint was that the AC unit blew directly on the bed and even with the fan on the lowest setting I felt like I was in a wind tunnel all... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The room was clean, could have used more outlets, Affordable,I would stay again! For one night the stay was great. The bed was comfortable. I slept in so did not see what was for breakfast. No complaints.

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Saint Michael, Minnesota
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We had a room with 3 queen beds and it was so spacious and clean, The owners were nice and friendly. Good views and a simple but decent continental breakfast, Very convenient to the Colorado National Monument.

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Narooma
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We were on the second floor and it was clean and comfortable. Bed was big and good to sleep on. Bathroom not huge but it worked well. It was good to have a bike wash and parking. I would stay here again. Just bring your own breakfast. The owners were really friendly and helpful.

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Wisconsin
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56 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

For the reasonable price this was a nice find thanks to other Trip Advisor contributors. It is very clean. We travel with a fan, which was good as a train does go by quite close to Motel. Only complaint is they did not have air conditioner on prior to our arrival, so it took a bit to cool off. No... More 

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Berkeley, California
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice surprise off the freeway. Pleasant staff at check-in. Spotless room and bath. Comfortable firm mattress. Two block walk to lovely historic downtown with excellent cafes and coffee shop. Don't like this Trip Advisor app that requires I write more in order to submit.

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Hudson Valley, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Was very impressed with the cleanliness of our room. Beds were very comfortable. This vintage looking motel appears to have recently updated the bathrooms and freshly painted. It's a nice change from all the cookie cutter hotel chain rooms to have a friendly family owed and operated place to stay.

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Trinidad
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Good location for Colorado Nat'l Monument access and downtown Fruita. Room was clean and quiet but lacking in a few usual items like a clock and kleenex. Breakfast had a very limited selection, no cereal or bread other than bagels, and items had to be taken back to the room as there was no place to sit. Pillow was very... More 

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Thermopolis, Wyoming
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71 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Stayed for one night while passing thru Fruita during a business trip, without a reservation in advance. The room was clean and comfortable, free breakfast and wifi, restaurants and downtown Fruita are extremely close, easily accessibility from the highway - all for just $70! Considering how frugally I was trying to spend, this was a fantastic deal. If Fruita ends... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Balanced Rock Inn is in the heart of mountain biking paradise! A family run business with clean rooms, free cable tv and wi-fi, a free mountain bike wash as well as a continental breakfast is included. We are a 5 minute drive to the Colorado National Monument, within walking distance to grocery store and restaurants and there is a nice park right across the street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Balanced Rock Inn

Address: 126 S Coulson St, Fruita, CO 81521 (Formerly Balanced Rock Motel)
Location: United States > Colorado > Fruita
Price Range: $63 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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