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    Murphy's River Lodge

    481 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good22%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Offers from Murphy's River Lodge
    Special Offer: FREE NIGHT
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    Murphy's Resort at Estes Park
    910 reviews
    #3 of 29 hotels in Estes Park
     
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    #7 of 29 hotels in Estes Park
     
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    21 - 25 of 1,157 reviews

    Reviewed May 23, 2017

    What was quaint? I got keys for my room, not a plastic card with a magnetic strip! A little dated inside the room, but cable TV, coffee maker, small refrigerator, and microwave. A hostess in the limited breakfast area kept everything clean and filled. Coffee...More

    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded May 24, 2017

    Thank you for your review.The coffee maker was replaced so we have a new one now. It just takes a few days to replace commercial coffee makers when your in the Mountains. Pop Machine always has pop in it . Maybe one was jammed? If...More

    Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

    We again enjoyed the hospitality of Murphy's. We stayed 3 nights in a King River Condo lower unit. The condo was furnished with mostly all kitchen utensils you could want, there was even coffee and filters ( if you want cream or sugar bring some)....More

    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded May 24, 2017

    Glad you enjoyed your stay at Murphy's River Lodge ! Our lower condos facing the Fall River are our most popular rooms. The full kitchen sure can save you money by not having to go eat out all of the time. Thank you writing us...More

    Reviewed May 21, 2017

    Murphy's River Lodge was not what we expected. On the positive side, the room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The river which runs next to the lodge lends itself to a nice atmosphere. The people in the main office were friendly. However, the...More

    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded May 22, 2017

    I would like to address some of your concerns . Number 1 is that rooms were all remodeled in 2011 with a new color tv,new mini refrigerator,new microwave plus we installed new carpet ,new paint, new bathroom cabinets, new beds,new linens, new coffee pots and...More

    Reviewed May 21, 2017

    Great place to stay in Estes Park. Loved the location by the river. Even if you don't have river-facing room, you can eat your breakfast on the balcony or by relaxing in their swing or enjoying an outdoor evening fire...all overlooking the river! Indoor heated...More

    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded May 22, 2017

    Thank you for the nice review! The balcony off our breakfast room is a great place to enjoy the beauty of the Fall River. Please come back and see us again real soon !

    Reviewed May 16, 2017

    My husband and I spent 2 nights at Murphy's River Lodge to celebrate our 46th wedding anniversary. The location of the lodge was perfect. It was walking distance to downtown and a short ride to RMNP. We thoroughly enjoyed our river view room and spent...More

    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded May 18, 2017

    Happy Anniversary !!! Thank you for letting us be a part of your special day. Please come back and see us again real soon !

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $174 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Estes Park
    • #3 Business Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Family Hotel in Estes Park
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Colorado >
    • Estes Park
    • Also Known As
    • Murphy`s River Hotel Estes Park ,
    • American Wilderness Hotel ,
    • American Wilderness Lodge
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    Traveler (308)
    Room & Suite (334)
    Dining (48)
    Pool & Beach (43)
    Hotel & Grounds (232)
    Bathroom (10)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
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    Questions & Answers
    tuckeroneproperties
    February 7, 2017
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    Response from MurphysHotels | Property representative
    Thank you for your interest in Murphy's River Lodge. We do have rooms with decks and balconies. They are semi private per unit but do not have walls to prevent the view from being blocked. So all decks have views of other... More
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    May 27, 2016
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    Response from CoSdak | Reviewed this property
    I have stayed at both the Silver Moon and Murphy's river lodge. I liked both but preferred the Silver Moon. Both are older but really close to downtown with Silver Moon being closer. The third place I've stayed in at Estes... More
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    Room Tips
    "Get a room on the river!"
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    "Room by the street was fine, not very noisy at night."
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    "One story. Some rooms have a rear view of the lake."
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    "We had a double queen room with river-view balcony for myself, my husband and granddaughter. We were quite..."
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