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Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez

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Rossville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I always love the Holiday Inns. I don't believe I've ever been disappointed. The beds were comfy and the room was clean. The kids enjoyed the pool also. On site restaurant and laundry as well and the give you a coupon for restaurant at check in. Lots to do in the area also.

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1 Thank Rebecca F
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Rebecca Froman! You are awesome! We tallied our scores and you have been voted best guest of 2016, with only one close runner up, the Nabisco guy, but honestly, I think there was bribery involved so, way to beat a stacked deck Rebecca!! You deserve a four day weekend, you should print this out and hand it to your boss,... More 

Calgary, Alberta
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We came up to visit Mesa Verde National Park which was about 9 miles from the hotel. Staff checked us in quickly and gave some very helpful information about the area. Room was comfortable and we had an excellent night. Would definitely stay again.

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1 Thank DirkVrielink
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Dirk Virologist! Thanks for the GREAT review! Mesa Verde National Park is epic, you need to come back next summer and take on all day tour at the Ute Mountain Tribal Park with the Ute Nation peoples, or take a tour and excavate ruins at the Crow Canyon Archeological Center, or visit our two wineries, or hike our world famous... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travel all over the USA, always staying at Holiday Inns when possible. We booked online to stay at the Holiday Inn express in Cortez. Shannon checked us in when we arrived, she went above and beyond helping us to get situated, she made our stay and experience in Cortez very memorable with her help and knowledge of the area!... More 

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1 Thank Terry G
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Kenny G! Thanks for the Great review! Shannon is epic! Unfotunately she got yelled at pretty hard in another review from another guest on the brand website the other day, so this will cheer her up a ton! We recently had a couple hand write a letter of praise to Shannon and so we framed it and hung it in... More 

Rochester, Michigan
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181 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average Holiday Inn Express with friendly staff and decent breakfast. It is close to Mesa Verde National Park which is why we stopped. Would possibly consider staying again if in town or maybe try someplace else.

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Thank J N
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Good Morning J N! Sorry we failed to wow you but I am stoked we did not fail you. Hope your having an awesome day wherever you are!! More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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35 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a room on the ground floor which had a good size. The wash basin is separate from the toilet and bathtub/shower and located in the main room. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. Breakfast had all the HI Express standard items and they provided to-go bags. Great location next to a petrol station, a Denny's and... More 

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Thank ClaudiaAUH
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

ClaudiaAUH! Thanks for the GREAT review! Have a beautiful day! More 

Westerville, OH
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140 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We typically don't stay in chains, but try to book Airbnb or other bed and breakfasts. However, we wanted to be close to Mesa Verde (which it was actually about 50 minute drive from the hotel to the Balcony House inside the park). However, the hotel was recently updated, the rooms were HUGE, with a lovely sitting area. The breakfast... More 

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Thank Nina T
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Misses T! I was thinking about putting my house up on Airbnb, as I am always working and never home, lol. Thanks for the GREAT review! Thanks for giving us a shot, if you have your heart set on a BnB out here there are three great ones. One in Dolores (10min), One in Monticello, UT945min) and another in McElmo... More 

Cypress, Texas
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long day on the road this Holiday Inn was a great stay. I was worried when I arrived if the service was going to be very good the front desk had a line of 5 parties counting my own checking in, 1 person working the desk. To my surprise the line moved swiftly and the attendant smiled the... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Disco Daddy Dave! Thanks for taking the time to review us!! We usually have two clerks on in the evenings, I apologize that one was sleeping, or lighting illegal fireworks on the roof, or raiding the pantry, or at Dennys having dinner, or playing horseshoes across the street, or masquerading as a guest in the pool, or just plain went... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is a perfect, affordable spot to stay in when visiting Mesa Verde or southwest Colorado. Immediately driving up I knew it would be a good place because of how carefully maintained and manicured the landscape was. The staff was courteous and helpful. The wide variety of selections at breakfast was awesome. And the proximity to Mesa Verde is... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Thanks for the Great Review! Mesa Verde National Park is pretty epic and is a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site!! Sorry about the spotty WiFi, I have people flying out from the east coast at the behest of our Brand, to get their fingers into the system and hopefully prevent all the outages we receive with Century Link. Cross your... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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88 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can't thank Garth enough, he was a groundskeeper, I think, who introduced us to the cat, Holly (for Holiday Inn) and told us about the free gondola ride in Teluride, which was amazing! The rooms were great and there is a laundry and the views of the mountains were amazing. The pool looked great but we didn't get to... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Behind Every Cloud!!! You are too kind! I will tease Garth all day today about being a celebrity, : ) He is actually our Chief Engineer, and you could not find a nicer guy to work with. Hope you all are having a beautiful day! More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Couldn't fault this place, U.S. Holiday Inn Express rooms are a fair bit bigger than in Europe. It's on the edge of the town, but next to an enormous Walmart if you need to stock up. Spotlessly clean with helpful and friendly staff, it's an ideal stopover, and you'll get to meet Madonna at breakfast. You also get a discount... More 

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Thank Colin M
Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Colin M Farrell! Don't be flirting with our Madonna! Did you get to meet the infamous Freedom at Destination Grill as well? Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on here, it makes a world of difference. We hope your having an EPIC day wherever you are!! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Free Wired and Wireless Internet access! Microwave and refreigerators in every room. Free Hot Breakfast Buffett! 100% Non-Smoking! Sorry, No Pets Allowed. Indoor Pool, Dry Sauna & Jacuzzi! Breakfast served 6:30am-9:30am M-F and 6:30am-10:00am Sat & Sun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez

Address: 2121 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-4202
Location: United States > Colorado > Cortez
Price Range: $132 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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