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Orient Land Trust / Valley View Hot Springs

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great basic accomodations, lovely welcoming staff, epic views from lovely mountainside pools. Our visit happened to coincide with a late May cold snap and snowfall, but we loved being soothed by warm waters. Will return,maybe fall when the aspens are golden.

1Thank Melanie G
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been visiting Valley View for ten years now and I adore it. So much to love: the pools, the bats, the hiking trails, the view, the camping, the staff and volunteers, Everson Ranch...I could go on and on, but really it has to be experienced.

1Thank rantipoles
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were tipped off about this place by some neighbors. All I can say is that no words or photos can describe the beauty of Valley View. It is a true oasis away from the societal norms of everyday life. Be sure to read the website well to understand the reservation procedures and camp rules. They DO...

1Thank Austin K
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

These hot springs are located in a great spot overlooking the San Juan valley. Spectacular sunsets included! The looks are nice, very natural and nicely distributed over the property with a few minutes of walk from one to another. The water temperatures range from about 88 to 95 or so with the exception of one small pool that's heated up...

1Thank Femtosecond
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is an excellent place to come visit and relax! So many natural hot spring pools ranging from warm to super hot. We stayed in a shared cabin with other visitors which was not modern. Clothing is optional here and there were many that were nude at this property. Prices are decent for overnight lodging.

1Thank lmarl72936
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I visit valley View Hot spring once a year for the past 6 years. The staff is pleasant and location is prime. The San Luis Valley is beautiful and you get nice views from the soaking Ponds. My favorite is the pool!!! Nothing like a naked back flip off the diving board into the pool at night under a meteor...

Thank Hosp16
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Went for the day. Paid a fee and was explained the grounds and rules. The views were fantastic and remarkable. The clothing optional was not an issue. there are snacks you can buy, but bring a towel because they normally do not provide. We wished we had camping gear to camp, but did not. Next time we plan on staying...

1Thank Winelady50
Thornton, CO
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I am rarely impressed by most hot springs due to layout of the grounds, noise, overcrowding and other aspects. I am, however, greatly impressed with Valley View Hot Springs. It offers almost everything a Colorado camper could need. It is family friendly; it is quietly busy and offers opportunities for socialization or solitude. The hot springs are fairly easily accessed...

1Thank JFirtion
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Great! Great natural hot springs, and clothing optional is a plus. Smoking is only allowed at the smoking hut, but Marijuana smoking is allowed. This place is my favorite to visit on vacation in Co. If you like to naked and enjoy nature this is the place to visit.

2Thank Robert T
Port Townsend, Washington
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is no longer a Hot Springs! Something has changed, and now the water is around 97 degrees: nice for daytime soaking (on a warm day). They have to electrically heat the water for the two newest tubs (wonderful rock work) to only 104, which get crowded (and lots of beer drinking). The camping is delightful, but when we rented...

2Thank Insanepeace

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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Orient Land Trust/Valley View Hot Springs is a 2200-acre conservation organization created around a clothing-optional (naturist) hot springs. With the historic Orient Mine and Everson Ranch, we now protect a wildlife corridor, pristine natural hot springs, hiking trails, rustic rooms and cabins, a dormitory, plus RV and tenting campsites. Visitors of all ages and walks of life enjoy free educational programs (such as astronomy, geology and plant life tours) and roam the open space; enjoying the geothermal warmth, thriving with an off-grid, hydroelectric power source and marveling at Colorado's largest migratory bat colony. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Orient Land Trust / Valley View Hot Springs

Address: 64393 County Road Gg, Moffat, CO 81143-9723
Region: United States > Colorado > Moffat
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Orient Land Trust Hotel Villa Grove
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