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Cottonwood Cove

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here a number of years. New tenant managers were angry and hostile. Not open to complaints. The cabin was horrible. Dirty, filthy carpet. Bed smelled of urine. Bathroom was awful. Kitchen nasty. Owners should know that there staff were rude and openly hostile!

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2Thank saannp
Ventura, United States
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We and our grown children traveled from 3 different states to meet up at Cottonwood Cove. We reserved 2 cabins for 9 adults and 2 children. One of them, #15, was updated and very nicely appointed, but #16 was a bit more run-down. We were told that the cabins were "rustic" so we were not expecting more. Since we're all...

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1Thank Mark M
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Cottonwood Cove Restaurant offers a rustic, warm place to eat and enjoy your company with out distractions--the area has no cell nor wifi service. <smile> The food is well prepared by a staff that is friendly and attentive. The featured catfish was cooked perfectly--crunchy corn meal crust and soft, delicious catfish fillets. The hush puppies were obviously hand formed and...

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1Thank Phil B
rapid city, sd
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The staff at this resort are excellent!! We were staying elsewhere but wanted to take a trail ride. We had two fairly experienced riders, and two riders who had never ridden. We were attempting to book last minute because of an issue with another reservation. They bent over backwards to make sure that we got on a one hour trail...

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2Thank rpdmom
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Very cute quaint space with beautiful views and friendly staff. Lots of things to do and everything close by! Quite, horseback riding, rafting, hiking, shopping, seeing the mines! I will definitely go back! It's only open during the summer so next summer I may be back!

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1Thank Cody M
Oklahoma
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I come to stay at cottonwood cove every year. We love the rustic charm of the resort. The setting in a grove of mature cottonwoods next to the Rio Grande river is amazing. There was a little visitor waiting to greet us. I posted a photo of him. If you want a Colorado experience that has horses,...

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2Thank SH1304
Denver
Reviewed 21 July 2016

First, location listed as South fork, but is way closer to Creede. Noting fancy, but fits in with the rural charm of Creede. Breakfast buffet is a plus, eggs, a meat (great bacon), pancakes, and of course biscuits and gravy. There is basic TV and wifi, no cell service, but selection encourages one to unplug and hook up instead with...

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1Thank BaldEagle74
Harrison, New York
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We held our family reunion here and already booked it for the next one. If you are looking for a classic cabin experience this is the place. Each cabin is unique, with some more modern than others, and assorted sizes too. While you do have cable TV, you can truly unplug as cell service only works up the road and...

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1Thank NY_NWagner
Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Cottonwood Cove on our way to Lake City. The staff was so friendly and helpful. We went horseback riding and rafting and had a great time! There were 14 of us total and every time we ate at the restaurant they gave us our very own room in the back so we could always sit...

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1Thank katyb1999
Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We had driven by Cottonwood Cove en route to Lake City, CO for the last 15 years and always said "we should stop there". Well, we're so glad we finally did! Our family of five had an amazing time rafting, horseback riding, and of course, eating at the amazing restaurant. If you frequent the SW Colorado mountains, or just want...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Cottonwood Cove Guest Ranch Provides rustic rest and relaxation with cabins, RV park and restaurant. Ride horses, raft the Rio Grande, or just sit around a campfire and enjoy the clean, cool mountain air. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottonwood Cove

Address: 13046 State Highway 149, Creede, CO 81154-9427
Region: United States > Colorado > Creede
Number of rooms: 48
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“Cabin 31 faces the river nice porch private”
melopez59, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Go to the store and get your cooking supplies so you won't have to leave. The nearest market is 15 minutes away.”
skayparker, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Get one of the newer-built cabins”
lona60, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All Cabins are different, each have their own little qualities to them. I would definitely suggest a cabin on the river side of the road.”
patrickcL5746EA, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Individual cabins! So there is no "bad room." Also, rv parking with hookuos if you want to bring your own room.”
613devins, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
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