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    Ponderosa Lodge

    1820 Fall River Rd, Estes Park, CO 80517-9106
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    • Excellent44%
    • Very good33%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible6%
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    “murphy bed” (11 reviews)
    “fall river” (19 reviews)
    “hot tub” (23 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 133 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    My 11 year old son and I only stayed for one night at the Ponderosa Lodge in Estes Park while passing through the area. The Ponderosa Lodge is only a two-mile walk to the main Estes Park shops and restaurants but there is also a...More

    1  Thank nickisnotgary
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Office closed at 5. We arrived around 6 pm. Was Instructed to call and finally got the room key. Parking is very limited. We had to park far away. We requested ground floor due to medical issue but got a room upstairs anyway. We requested...More

    1  Thank Jwebuser
    Response from ponderosal, Public Relations Manager at Ponderosa LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    The Ponderosa Lodge is a small family owned motel and we do not staff the office 24 hours a day. There is always someone on the property to assist guests. Mr. Chiu arrived around 7pm and per procedure there was an envelope on the office...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is an older hotel in a very good location right out of RMNP. There is a nice deck outside of the room facing a nice river. We even had a elk feeding along the river and he walked right by the deck. Did not...More

    Thank Lance S
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I feel like we stepped back to camp, but not. We stayed in the lodge, and were happily amazed that we were literally 3 minutes from the entrance of RMNP (we obviously didn't look up the location on the map). Stayed in the lodge on...More

    1  Thank erobertson4654
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed in the lodge #9. It was just a basic hotel room with a table for four, pot belly stove, and a sink, microwave and refrigerator. The balcony of the room overlooks the river. The only downside is the balcony is shared by everyone...More

    1  Thank Gma58
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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • $105 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Estes Park
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    Tessii D
    June 19, 2017|
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    Response from ponderosal | Property representative |
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    kaywieny
    March 1, 2016|
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    Response from JMogs | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't do much in room cooking when we stayed there, but there were pots and pans, dishes, a microwave, small fridge, and toaster. There was also a grill on the deck that guests could use. I thought it was a nice little... More
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    "I would definitely ask for an upstairs room"
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    "very convenient to RMNP"
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    "Ask for first floor has second is stairs only"
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    "Nice location, Bad accommodations."
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