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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 16 June 2014

My son and I stayed in the suite where you get your own bathroom, a full kitchen with everything you need to actually cook, and, greatest of all, a really nice comfortable balcony off the back of the building big enough to accommodate a full-sized round kitchen table. The place was quiet, clean, and right in the middle of this...

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Columbus, Mississippi
Reviewed 23 May 2014

I had reservations for 15-MAY-14. I arrived at about 09:30 & found a sign telling me to telephone a number for entry. I had no telephone, & none was available at the door . I left a message asking for time of their return. I could not find a coin phone in the town. About an hour later, I returned....

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simplehostel, Owner at Simple Lodge, responded to this review

Sorry to hear your experience went this way. You booked online which states our policies and check in times. Our front door sign also states our office hours. We're a small facility in a small town. To keep things reasonably affordable, we can only staff Simple Lodge in the evening. Staff have a phone with them to handle after hours...

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

Just as you'd find traveling abroad, it's a bona fide hostel with bunk dorm rooms sans sheets/blankets and private rooms, one en suite. Super friendly staff and great pricing. Fabulously centrally located. Cons: Towel was super stiff and shower faucet wouldn't budge.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 20 November 2013

~~~great people,relaxing a true blessing for sure. very helpful in every sense . great environment all around ... thanks again bobby~ and john~~~~and Joe for the ride, hope the hot spring were great.~~made it to Co. Springs~~peace and chicken grease~~

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I had such a great time staying at the Simple Lodge. I spent two nights there and had a chance to meet some really awesome people. The location in Salida is great and the owner Jon was very helpful. The town of Salida was also enjoyable and the next time I pass through I will definitely stay at the Simple...

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Norcross, Georgia
Reviewed 12 October 2013

...in the mountains. So expect through-hikers looking for a good meal and other outdoor enthusiasts, such as cross-country bikers and fisherman. The bed was uncomfortable, pillows were lumpy and stained, and the bathroom was never cleaned. Creaky floors and thin walls means you know where everyone else is in the house. Owners are great, as well as staff. Very accommodating...

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Colorado
Reviewed 20 September 2013

I love this place. So much so that I almost did not write a review. I’d like to keep it a secret insuring that I can get a room when I want one! But I am a sharer so here it is. It is a great place. The location is ideal for exploring the town of Salida. Located in the...

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Reviewed 7 September 2013

I stayed there once before and it was satisfactory. The owner very helpful and present. This time the owner was nowhere to be found and the place was crusty and not recommended for sleep. I was given zero information on check-in. Key code? Laundry? I had to ask multiple times before I finally got towels and washrags. One of the...

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simplehostel, Owner at Simple Lodge, responded to this review

Obviously not a stellar performance by us during your stay. Its not the responsibility of guests to enforce quiet hours; if guests call us, we will enforce quiet hours upon other guests. We live on site and have 2 numbers one can call to reach us.

Reviewed 6 March 2013

While it is only one of two hostels I have stayed in, The Simple Lodge and Hostel is quite lovely. Its location in Salida on 1st street just east of the popular F Street is prime. It is walking distance to anything you'd need in the town. Consignment shops, coffee houses, bars, delis, bakeries, walking/biking paths, the river and even...

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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 24 February 2013

I stayed in the simple lodge along with some friends for 5 nights. We stayed in both the family room and the private suite. Both were great, especially the suite. Everything was clean, the water was hot, and the rooms were cheap. Also, Jon was a great host advising us on places to see and eat while we were in...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only lodging located in historic downtown Salida. Walk to everything or use a bike for free. We have bunk beds, private queen rooms, and a private suite with kitchen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Simple Lodge

Address: 224 E 1st St, Salida, CO 81201-2113
Region: United States > Colorado > Salida
Price Range: $31 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Make reservations. It's quite popular.”
Insanepeace, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“This is a hoStel - not a hotel. "Private room" means you have a door that partially closes. And you are sharing a toilet and shower.”
debbyk702, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“If you can do stairs, I recommend 2nd floor - bunk room or private”
GypsyVisionary, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are out of the common gathering area.”
ericw224, 26 Dec 2014 | Read review
“I have no idea about the private rooms. But, the bunk room is awful until they do something about ventilation.”
DerekS550, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
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