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“A night in fall” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rabbit Ears Motel

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Rabbit Ears Motel
Ranked #7 of 21 Hotels in Steamboat Springs
Certificate of Excellence
Darwin, Australia
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74 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“A night in fall”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

We had to switch motels mid stay. This alternative was a very good one. It is clean, spacious with all modern amenities. They provide a good array of breakfast foods, free wifi and laundry facilities. Great shower everything you could need. They even provide a coffee maker. Would recommend this to anyone.

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2013

Good service/quality. Desk clerk provided helpful/info directions for the hot springs and restaurants. Continental breakfast. Souvenirs/gifts for sale. Walking distance for food/shopping. And of course the neon rabbit sign!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank caztrish
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Denver, Colorado, United States
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146 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2013

I love the sign. Pink neon gets me every time, especially if it's a neon pink bunny. This place is right across the street from the town hot springs, easy walking distance to all the restaurants in downtown, on the river and on the bike path. Who could ask for anything more? The best thing about Steamboat is that it is a real town, not just a resort, and the Rabbit Ears is an important piece of the town. Discount at the hot springs and free breakfast are plusses.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Kristin M
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Kansas City, MO
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273 reviews
146 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2013

This is a nice motel. The staff checked me in quickly. The price is reasonable and location can't be beat. It is just a few block from downtown.

I found my room to be quiet and very clean. It was quite large with a deck. They had a nice breakfast selection.

If I find myself in Steamboat Springs again I will try to stay here again.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank ajayhawkfan
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Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is third time in five years I've stayed at this Guest House. It's very affordable for Crested Butte and the owners are friendly. It's definitely not the place if you want all the "bells and whistles" no feather beds, no spa or Wine Spectator Credentials, if that is your thing. It's warm, comfortable, cozy and clean, like staying at a relatives house. You can walk VERY easily into town, parking is plentiful and free!! They are also located about 1/2 block from town shuttle.
The rooms are clean, small and simple which is fine because Crested Butte is not a place you want to sit inside. The walls are very thin but the guests have been quiet and respectful every time I've visited so it hasn't been a problem. I would say it wouldn't be a great place for kids due to the smaller rooms, lack of tv and thin walls, not that they would be in welcomed . Breakfast is good, simple and wholesome. If you like strong coffee I suggest you venture into town and grab a strong cup at Camp 4 Coffee, about four blocks away.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Wendy W
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

based on all the reviews we got exactly what I expected. THe rooms were nice and clean- it was nice they offer microwaves and fridge if you were goign to stay longer. The bathroom had been updated which is always good. For a convenient inexpensive place to stay without all the frills I would def. recommend Rabbit Ears

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank CG_Phx1004
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Leawood, Kansas
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128 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2013

Most reviews tell about the same story - pretty good value, old style motel with nice people running the place. It is located just on the west edge of downtown and within easy walking distance to numerous restaurants and bars (highly recommend Mahogany Ridge Brewery). I had a very basic queen that was small but clean. If you want more room and better scenery, you should book rooms in the two newer buildings on the back of the property. One thing worth noting is that the continental breakfast could be improved with some fresh fruit and juice.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Property: Rabbit Ears Motel
Address: 201 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
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Location: United States > Colorado > Steamboat Springs
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Steamboat Springs
#7 Family Hotel in Steamboat Springs
#7 Business Hotel in Steamboat Springs
#7 Romantic Hotel in Steamboat Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rabbit Ears Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 65
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Luxury night's sleep minus the luxury price. The Rabbit Ears Motel, located in beautiful Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is your choice for comfortable, affordable lodging right in the center of downtown. Either they built Steamboat around our motel, or our motel was conveniently built in the center of all the action. So, both ways, you know that all the activities and nightlife the valley provides are in close proximity. Choose a weekend get-away for the family, or stay with us the whole week. World-class skiing with slope-side ski-in, ski-out convenience is expensive and overrated. Our motel is right on the main street and just a 5 minutes' bus ride to the gondola and the base of the ski area. Oh, and the bus is free. Lastly, all our guests are welcome to get reduced-priced Old Town Hot Springs passes for our recreation center, just across the street. ... more   less 
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