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joe
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Its weird this is the third motel I've been in with no AC in the last couple of weeks.. At least theres a ceiling fan. I guess i need to ask in this part of the country. It cooled off fast and was fine otherwise. I got a room in the 21 22 23 series of rooms. A little musty...

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Brownwood, TX
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We rented one of their cabins on July 18th, 2016. It did not have a/c. That was a bit of a headache because in order to keep cool, you need to have your windows open. You don't want to leave your room with the windows open for security reasons. They should put a/c in their cabins. The breakfast was not...

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Paonia, Colorado
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We went to a family event in Pagosa Springs, CO and had a reservation at the San Juan Motel. We got there and a polite but oddly dressed attendant checked us in. The first room had someone else's dirty clothes draped over the bathroom door. And the toilet seat had dried drops of urine on it. When I requested a...

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SanJuanMotel, General Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

We must apologize for the two dirty rooms you were checked into the evening of your stay with us. Apparently, a block of rooms that needed to be cleaned were missed by our housekeeping staff. We have resolved this issue and it will not happen again in the future . Again, we are truly sorry for any inconvenience this may...

Tucson, AZ
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The room was very small though clean. No AC in our room. The breakfast didn't open until 7, so not really usable if you were off for an adventure early, which we were. We were in the ones closest to the road and the trucks didn't stop during the night. Bed was comfortable, but with the noise and heat, not...

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Wichita Falls
Reviewed 13 July 2016

San Juan Motel is a great place to stay for location. It is an old motel, but has been updated. Our room was at the back. It had gravel in the parking lot at that location. We were there for 4 nights and it rained about every day making it muddy outside. Our room #51 was in the corner which...

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Wonderful place to stay. Rooms are clean and comfortable and they are very dog friendly. Really enjoyed our stay and hope to again soon. Reasonably priced and a mountain backs the property so deer are common.

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Reviewed 5 June 2016

My dog and I arrived at the San Juan Motel this past Friday afternoon. We had reserved cabin #7 for $115+pet fee+taxes. The motel kindly allowed us to check in several hours early and we headed to our cabin. We pulled our car to the cabin and there were hotel workers blocking where we could park. Overall, the parking was...

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Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I would like to start off and say I never wright bad reviews but really would like to make visitors aware of this place. The motel was very dirty. When first walk in cabin smells like mold. Carpenter ants all over floor.Box spring had a brown feces or mud like stain . The head board of the bed had white...

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SanJuanMotel, General Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

We are so, so, sorry to hear how disenchanted you are regarding your stay with us over Memorial Day Weekend. I read your review and immediately addressed your complaints with our front desk staff. Strange that the "unapproachable, rude and frequently not present" front desk man stated that you never came to the lobby to complain about anything! (?) Also,...

Black Forest, Colorado
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We stayed one night with our dog in a cabin. Good outdoor access, it was easy to walk her in the adjoining pasture area. It was clean and had all the necessities. Not too many extras, but we'd consider staying here again with pets. No shampoo, conditioner or lotion. Beautiful area! Oh, and a great wifi connection!

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SanJuanMotel, Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are working daily on up grades and sincerely appreciate your honest feed back. We are happy to provide clean, comfortable and affordable accommodations where pets are always welcome.

Colorado
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

I booked this through TA... I arrived and found I could have got a cabin for the same price as a room. Bummer. Beds are not that comfortable. No microwave in room. Dated room. Now the good. Clean room. Friendly staff, close to downtown and springs. Continental breakfast was good. All in all not a bad place just don't book...

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SanJuanMotel, Manager at San Juan Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for you honest and candid review. We appreciate our guests letting us know where we can improve and we are working hard to update our rooms and cabins. We do not have microwaves in our basic rooms. However, there is one available in our hospitality room for our guests to use from 7 am to 10 pm. We...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the beautiful San Juan Mountains and situated on 10 acres adjacent to the San Juan River, the San Juan Motel has both motel and cabin accommodations at affordable prices. Can walk to downtown Pagosa Springs and the hot springs. Bikers, Skiers, Boarders, Hunters, Fisherman all welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Juan Motel

Address: 191 E. Pagosa St, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Region: United States > Colorado > Pagosa Springs
Price Range: $93 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 47
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“Decide if customer serivce is more important than a cheap price before you stay.”
 of 5 bubbles kjrjax, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the San Juan motel at all costs unless you like dried urine on the toilet seats.”
 of 5 bubbles 877cedarp, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Insist on staying in a room with the paved parking lot area.”
 of 5 bubbles 932nevat, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back as the ones up front experience road noise from truck traffic on Hwy 160.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaS190, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“I peeked into some of the other cabins....like 10, 11- much nicer. Ask questions.”
 of 5 bubbles Ang767, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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