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Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking for a plce to stay on our trip through RMNP. We would have been better off in Denver. Maybe it was the time of year, but most things were closed down in the area and the room was nothing to write home about. We had a bunk bed, but the lower bed collapsed in the middle of the...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a second visit with my two children. Hotel is very clean with a very warm cabin feel. The lounge with games is nice to have for the kids, and the adults can enjoy their drinks from the bar. Hot tub and hot breakfast is also nice to have. The location is also perfect as it sits right...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Renee, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad that you enjoy staying with us and look forward to seeing you again.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We were looking for a good place to stay at a great value when we came across this hotel online. Not expecting any more than average lodgings in the mountains we were quite surprised to find a complete lodge in the hills. The inn is right next to the west side of Trail Ridge Road so if you wanted during...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

James, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again.

Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel for 4 nights last week and was blown away by the accommodations and the wonderful staff. The rooms are large, clean, well designed and have great amenities. There is a continental breakfast every morning from 7-10am with pancakes, sausage, biscuits and gravy, cereal, muffins, toast, juice and coffee, so many choices!! They have a happy hour...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Lisa, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that we provided great hospitality during your stay. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 February 2017

We spent 4 days at the Gateway Inn and absolutely loved it. Everyone was friendly and accommodating. There is a lounge with a bar, games, fireplace, tv, couch & comfy chairs. They bartender was super friendly, I believe her name was Nelly. They have happy hour from 3:30pm-6pm. In this area, they serve a few food items like pizza, wings,...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Courtney for your great review. We do our best to make our guests feel at home. Nelly is wonderful and really loves getting to know our guests and likes to share her passion of Grand Lake. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 January 2017

We stayed at the Gateway Inn last winter after a day of skiing. We were pleasantly surprised by the homey log-cabin feel. Our room was quite spacious and comfortable and we enjoyed that it had some personality and did not feel like a cookie-cutter hotel room. At the time they could had bar food in their lounge, though only what...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 19 January 2017

There are so many ups and downs here. My Wife and I are in our 40's We adventure when we can (Often) Snowmobiling is my Favorite Past Time. The "Gateway Inn" in Grand Lake CO. has many good features and many bad. Unfortunalty, unless you are willing to spend over 500 a night, you will not find a GREAT place...

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Jordan
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is the second time I've stayed at the Gateway Inn. Both times I have been very impressed. I love the main bar/dining area. It has a great view and fireplace. It also has a very large deck with a beautiful view of Grand Lake, Shadow Mountain and Mt. Craig. It sits right at the entrance to the downtown and...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for staying with us. We are happy to hear how much you loved it. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed here one night (New Years Day). The hotel was full the night before so unfortunately we could not do an early check in however they got us in right on the dot at 4pm. Our room was very clean and perfect! I loved the lodge/cabin feel of the decor. The lounge looked like a lot of fun, however...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and I'm glad we met your expectations. We are looking forward to you staying with us again.

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the Gateway Inn between Christmas and New Year's for a little winter getaway. We brought our 3 and 6 year old to the little winter wonderland that is Grand Lake. We reserved a double bed with balcony room. When we arrived it was snowing with very low visability. In the morning the view was a surprising treat! The...

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Gatewayinn, General Manager at Gateway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. I am sorry it was a wait for your pizza that night, we offer food to go along with the lounge but do not have a full service restaurant at this time. We look forward to your next visit.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gateway Inn is situated along a national scenic byway, 1 mile from the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park and the charming unspoiled village of Grand Lake. Our spacious & comfortable rooms are furnished in beautiful hand made log furniture with recently purchased upgraded mattresses and bedding to ensure a great night of rest. Guest rooms are equipped with A/C, refrigerators, coffee makers, hair dryers, irons, and flat screen satellite TVs. Our amenities include a lounge with shuffleboard, a full bar, and a total body fitness center including sauna, hot tub, weight room, and massage services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Inn

Address: 200 West Portal Road, P.O. Box 1169, Grand Lake, CO 80447
Region: United States > Colorado > Grand County > Grand Lake
Price Range: $111 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gateway Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Gateway Grand Lake
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“Ask for a view of the lake on the upper floors”
jameshH3272AT, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are rooms on the Grand Lake side of the motel. There is more sun on that side as well.”
Althoff7, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you're there in the winter, get one of the rooms with a fireplace and request a lake view.”
jtsoup, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“King room with a balcony is worth the extra price!”
  • View from balcony! It was a little cloudy, but still so beautiful!
StefCOLO, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get one as far away from the lounge as possible.”
NationalParkHiker, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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