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Retro Inn at Mesa Verde

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Fruita, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been twice now while passing through the area. Love the value and room themes. Stayed for multiple days each trip and found the room amenities perfect for travel. There are even grills to cook if you so choose.

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Justin V, Front Office Manager at Retro Inn at Mesa Verde, responded to this review

582gush Thanks so much for the awesome review! It's so cool to know that you enjoy staying with us. Did you get the chance to grill and chill on this visit? Hope to see you the next time your passing through. Have a super-cool day. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The People are very nice and the Motel rebuild about the 60'th. Very nice and with loveley hands designed. Breakfast was still Perfect. Outside sitting places, lot of Parking Lots. WiFi Good, quiet Stay Close to Mesa Verde 💓💐

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Justin V, Front Office Manager at Retro Inn at Mesa Verde, responded to this review

Ingridhalm Thank you so much for the lovely review! The outside sitting areas are so nice to relax or play giant chess, badminton or horseshoes. Hope you had a great day at Mesa Verde National park. Come back soon, we'd love to welcome you back. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Clinton
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is my pitstop coming back from Texas to Utah three or four times a year couldn't get a room last December was disappointed had to stay next-door didn't even compare to the retro very friendly staff very clean rooms general overall appearance inside and out is nice and clean .

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Q6612XLgarys Thank you soooo much for the wonderful review! We love that you stay with us on your travels from Texas and Utah. See you on your next trip. Have a great day Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We needed somewhere to stay while visiting Mesa Verde National Park, and I'm glad we choose such a unique and special place. It was much more fun to stay here than it would have been at the Hilton or a big hotel chain.

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Tavia W Thanks for the far-out review! We're so glad you had a great stay and that you choose us for your visit to the park. Hope your having a groovy, awesome, wonderful day. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Paris, France
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very comfortable room with large comfy beds. Nice breakfast included and friendly staff who give you information about what to see. Fun 1950s decor. Well located for Mesa Verde. 24h/7 diner accross the street if you need a late snack. Very good value for money. Wifi a bit slow

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Gilles R Thanks so much for the awesome review! Happy to hear that you had a very comfortable stay. Hope you had lots of fun exploring Mesa Verde National park. Have a fantastic day! Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a wonderful stay. Comfort and character at a reasonable rate. Pool facilities at Holiday Inn are available to Retro Inn guests, and the breakfast had some extra choices beyond the usual. We would stay again!

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Christie P Thank you for your super review! We love that you had a wonderful stay. Hope to see you again soon! Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team.

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room was very cute and had plenty of room and a nice little kitchen area. The bed was so comfortable and I loved the 50's decor. It reminded me of the hotels we stayed at when traveling across the country with my family when I was a child. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. Next time I'm in...

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lindaivie. Thank you so much for your review! So happy to hear that the Retro Inn brought back memories of your childhood. We look forward to your next visit. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team

St. Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Enjoyed our two nights at the Retro n the James Dean room. Kitschy, retro decor with modern conveniences. Loved the rain shower in the orange bathtub! Spotless, great value for the price, and friendly, enthusiastic staff. Try it and have a groovy stay! We did!

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haircotsv2 We're so glad you had a groovy stay! Thanks so much for the great review. The rooms with the rain showers were built in the 50's and they were so low that we took them out and put in the rain showers, not Retro but cool. Hope your having an awesome day. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff, great room, great price, will stay there again when we are in Cortez. Close to stores and restaurants on the main drag in town. Loved the 1972 Clint Eastwood room that we stayed in. The theme is retro and it was.

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Tauni R, Thanks for the wonderful review and the two thumbs up! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the Retro theme. We look forward to having you back. Have an awesome day. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I definitely recommend you stay here. The hotel is 10 minutes from the entrance to Mesa Verde, near Walmart and Safeway. Staff is very helpful, they printed out a 15 page park guide when they found out where we were going. They have a large lawn area with tables, chairs, barbecues, life size chessboard and a badminton net. The hotel...

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Judy L, Totally awesome review! It's so cool that you had a fantastic laid back time at the Retro Inn. Hope your having a groovy, far-out day. Dede Hodge, on behalf of the entire Retro team

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Completely Remodeled - RETRO themed Motel! Comfortable, New, Clean, Friendly, Convenient, Economical and Quiet! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Retro Inn at Mesa Verde

Address: 2040 E Main St., Cortez, CO 81321 (Formerly American Garden Inn)
Region: United States > Colorado > Cortez
Price Range: $103 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Retro Inn at Mesa Verde 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Bring extra Keurig K cups if you want your own regular coffee. They supply some but If you drink a bunch bring your own.”
582gush, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“1950 is not too noisy”
hapacha, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“request tile if you bring pets; some rooms can connect for larger groups”
karinaj554, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“very quiet the farther you get from the highway”
kayaklady2, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Opt for the king - the standard double room, changed over, includes two sweet chairs for TV viewing.”
357ellenh, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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