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Ranked #11 of 33 Hotels in Durango
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2005

Booked a week in advance but upon arrival the manager informed us that unforturnately they didn't have any "good" rooms left. Room they put us in had a view of a cement Wall eight feet away, which I think is the same for all of the rooms in the back of the hotel. Air Conditioner was noisy and if you turned it off and opened the window you listened to everybody elses Air Conditioner. Cocktail hr. and breakfast were OK but typical plastic and styrofoam. Location was nice access to town, but being so close to the train also provides you with soot on your car and choking smoke if the wind doesn't blow right. Shower was bad, bathroom small. Three seperate times we could not get into our room and had to get a new Key card. Would not stay here again unless I could be guarenteed a room with a balcony and even then I don't think it is worth the money.

Stayed October 2005
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Property: BEST WESTERN PLUS Rio Grande Inn
Address: 400 E Second Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Durango
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durango
#5 Business Hotel in Durango
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Rio Grande Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 102
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Rio Grande Inn! Located only 1.5 blocks from the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. BEST WESTERN Rio Grande Inn is perfect for the train enthusiasts of all ages. You can leave your vehicle in our parking lot and take a short to the train depot. Free HAPPY HOUR every evening from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Includes(2) complimentary drinks per guest. Free HOT BREAKFAST every morning. Get your day stared right with our extended breakfast: Hot sausage, scrambled eggs, sausage gravy, biscuits, fresh fruit, yogurt, OJ and coffee. Walking distance to world class dining, galleries and amazing shopping. Some guests come for our top notch skiing. Take advantage of our GREAT location and rates when in town for business or pleasure. ... more   less 
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