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    Idlewilde by the River

    2282 Colorado Hwy 66, Estes Park, CO 80517
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
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    • Average2%
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    Travellers talk about
    “porch swing” (7 reviews)
    “the river” (108 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    1,019 reviews
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    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    My husband and three year old daughter and I spent 5 nights at Idlewilde by the River in the Cannonball cabin. It was our first time visiting Estes Park and this did not disappoint. Deb welcomed us upon our arrival with hugs. The cabin was...More

    Thank Aimee H
    Response from Marc B, Owner at Idlewilde by the RiverResponded 1 September 2017

    Deb and Larry are terrific. We are glad they took good care of you. And we agree, you have to visit at least once. We think you will want to return year after year as so many have done for generations. Thank you again.

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We stayed at Idlewilde Aug. 6-11th this year. The managers, Deb @ Larry were very accommodating. The cabin we choose was small, 1bedroom, but it was exceptionally clean!! The new remodeled bathroom was great. We really enjoyed being right on the river and could hear...More

    1  Thank gjmorinelli
    Response from Marc B, Owner at Idlewilde by the RiverResponded 1 September 2017

    Thank you for the kind words. While some of the cabins are small, we agree that the proximity to the river makes it one big place to enjoy. Glad you liked the new bathroom. Thanks again for the kind words.

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    We loved Idlewilde by the River. Our cabin, Shemara, was clean and spacious. We loved the peaceful setting by the river. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen had everything we needed. The owners are very friendly and accommodating, and we would stay here again.

    Thank TravelingMom500
    Response from Marc B, Owner at Idlewilde by the RiverResponded 7 August 2017

    Thank you so much for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope we can host you again. -MB

    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    This was our second visit to Idlewilde, and it was just as special as the first! We stayed in the Holiday cabin, and it was immaculately clean, so cute and cozy and so peaceful! Deb and Larry are such gracious, helpful hosts. The river is...More

    Thank MollyReggie
    Response from Marc B, Owner at Idlewilde by the RiverResponded 7 August 2017

    Wow, what kind words. We think Deb and Larry are the best as well... Thanks for sharing your experience at Idlewilde. -MB

    Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

    Best place to stay at Estes Park. Relaxing and enjoying the sound of the river is amazing!!! We will be back. Cabin has everything you need and the managers Deb and Larry are wonderful people!! Enjoyed the cool weather, wildlife and fishing.

    Thank Melody S
    Response from Marc B, Owner at Idlewilde by the RiverResponded 7 August 2017

    Melody, Thank you for your kind words about Deb and Larry. They are wonderful people. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Idlewilde. -MB

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    trenadamm
    3 February 2015|
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    Response from Marc B | Property representative |
    Our Hummingbird cabin is off the river about 250 feet. It is a VERY spacious cabin with large kitchen and living room. It has 2 bedrooms (One has 1 queen bed and the other has 2 Queen beds separated by a half wall. You will... More
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    trenadamm
    3 February 2015|
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    Response from Marc B | Property representative |
    Hummingbird is off the river about 100 yards. It is the perfect cabin for travelers with smaller shildren concerned about being too close to the river banks. You can walk to the river in A minute and enjoy a chair or two in... More
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    Ashley R
    7 August 2014|
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    Response from Marc B | Property representative |
    It is a truly beautiful spot. We are excited to be the new stewards of this gem. -Marc
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    "Stay by the river!!!"
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