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“Love, love, love this hotel” 5 of 5 stars
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St Julien Hotel and Spa
4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   900 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302-5053   |  
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Ranked #2 of 19 Hotels in Boulder
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 756 helpful votes
“Love, love, love this hotel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2010

Pretty much everything you want in a small city hotel. Great location, services and service. Clean and nicely appointed. Great beds and linens. No noise from the neighbors except through the door.

Walking distance to shopping and restaurants downtown. Fun atmosphere in the lobby with happy hours and live music. Parking is free on the weekends in the underground lot next door.

  • Stayed February 2010, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2010

This will be a short review. If you can afford it, stay at the St. Julien in Boulder, Colorado.
It is gorgeous.

  • Stayed July 2008, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2010

I loved my stay at the St Julien.

The room (king with a view of the flat irons) was smallish but wonderfully furnished and very clean & quiet. The bathroom was large, with a separate shower & tub, and a separate closet for the toilet. I found the mattress a bit soft, but my husband found it perfect. Two pillow types were provided for each of us. Bathrobes and slippers were provided for each of us. Whenever we used a hotel-provided toiletry, it was replenished at housekeeping's next visit. Each day the room was restocked with free bottled water. Wi-fi and local/toll-free calls were complimentary, which I really appreciate when I travel. The radio/alarm clock is iPod-compatible, so you can listen to your own tunes (and charge your device) even if you didn't bring any of your attachments from home.

In short - the hotel did not cut corners, and I love them for that. My only real quibble about the room is that the TV isn't a true flat screen. But in a city like Boulder, I wasn't spending much time watching TV anyway, and for a non-flat-screen TV, the picture quality was pretty good.

Service was great - the front desk and front door staff were always friendly and enthusiastic. Not once did I have to open the front door of the hotel for myself. When there was a short line at the concierge desk, a valet asked if he could help me, which was very kind.

The spa is fantastic. It's clean and well-appointed, and services are reasonably priced. When I accidentally forgot my credit card in my robe pocket, it was found and kept safely aside by a staff member.

There was no charge for use of computer time or printing in the business center. Again, it's great that the hotel doesn't cut corners.

The restaurant is good and accommodating. In spite of the fact that we dined there during the special and popular Sunday-brunch period, the kitchen cheerfully accommodated our special dietary request.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2009

I've stayed in well over a hundred hotels over the past 5 years and without a doubt this is in the top 5 hotels I've stayed in. It is very comfortable, service is excellent, rooms were large and quiet and well furnished with a very nice bathroom. I'd definitely consider staying here again and recommend it to everyone.

  • Stayed September 2009, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2009

We stayed at the St Julien almost a year ago and really enjoyed a beautiful, quiet and relaxing evening there; we live in Denver and it was our first night away from our infant. We were hoping to repeat the experience this year, but were very disappointed. This hotel doesn't know what it wants to be - it advertises as a beautiful, relaxing spa hotel and yet when we checked-in, we were overwhelmed by a sales conference (on a Friday night), and then the hotel lobby hosted a salsa party until 10 pm. This hotel is a very nice option if you are going to be in Boulder (beautiful views, smart rooms), but I would not recommend it as a relaxing (or romantic) night away from Denver.

  • Stayed November 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2009

Definately take advantage of the beutiful spa - I thought a massage would be very high priced - but it wasn't - $130 for 90 minutes of body scrub and massage. The meeting rooms were conveniently located - not far away from the rooms, but no distractions from other hotel guests.

  • Stayed December 2009, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2009

It is a very nice hotel with nice decor, friendly staffs and nice food in the restuarant.

Stayed July 2009, traveled on business
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Property: St Julien Hotel and Spa
Address: 900 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302-5053
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Location: United States > Colorado > Boulder
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Boulder
#1 Family Hotel in Boulder
#2 Romantic Hotel in Boulder
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — St Julien Hotel and Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 201
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Join us for daily Happy Hour from 4:00 to 6:30pm daily. Our terrace is open for food and drinks, and features live entertainment most evenings. ... more   less 
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