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Silver Saddle Motel

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Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 10 November 2015

This Motel is perfect for inexpensive quick get away. it's all we needed to sleep, bathe, and head out again! The cabin was cute, small. It was not very clean and yes it could use a little TLC, but if you are a camper type, appreciate a great location and good bed it's all you need. we usually stay at...

Thank Nora M
Craig, Colorado
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Holy wow. I truly felt like I was staying at a meth lab motel. The setting is beautiful, but it's really unbelievable how downright disgusting the rooms are. I felt like I was in an episode of 'Breaking Bad.' Thrift store bought furniture was falling apart, bugs on the cracked walls and ceiling, hairs left behind by previous occupants. Amazing...

4Thank sarah s
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We had stayed before, so even though we knew that the motel had seen better days, we booked because of the great location, the affordable rate and the friendly owners. None of those three things, however, made up for the filthy conditions. Blood marks on the walls, actual litter on the floors, dust on every surface were it could lay,...

1Thank J M
Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This place is definitely in a great location--15 minute walk to the hip Pearl Street area, and on a quiet edge of town. We stayed in one of the front cabins. Pros: easy parking, location, price, ease of walk to Boulder Creek, 55cent soda machine on the front porch, super easy check-in process, a/c kept the room cool Cons: new...

1Thank sciteach07
Telluride, Colorado
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I graduated from CU- Boulder in 2008, and my fiance and I recently took a trip through the area. I am most accustomed to staying in hotels in the downtown of Boulder for the visits I've mad,e such as the Boulderado or Boulder Marriot, but we decided to try this small out of the way hotel. We had an awesome...

1Thank Matt_r_Farrar
Lake Oswego, Oregon
Reviewed 13 June 2015

I thought I was booking one of the vintage looking cabins in the front of the property but actually got an exterior entry motel room in the isolated rear of the property. Appeared to be decorated in the 60's or 70's and for the first time ever for me, I wedged the desk chair under the door knob. The man...

5Thank cherylsalamie
Pasadena, California
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Very run down. Kind of scary in the back where the REAL rooms are located. I think there is a squatter who lives in the trailer by the rooms. Smudges on walls, second bedroom had a small hole in the corner the size of a .50 coin where I'm sure bugs or rodents live, wifi did not work and neither...

4Thank Jill S
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 November 2014

My wife stayed here during a conference at another hotel nearby. The price was very good, the setting very nice, and the cabin where she stayed was charming. It's in a natural setting next to one of Boulder's beautiful parks. It was thoroughly enjoyable.

1Thank John M
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 21 July 2014

I have been here for 2 months working in Boulder. I was quoted a price when I came in. Went to pay for my room tonight and they wanted 40 more per night. The house keeping staff is terrible. Nice big rooms to stay in. Overall a good stay until they changed my rate.

8Thank Leonardmilbourn
San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I am a Boulder native who came back for a week visit which turned in to an extended stay due to circumstances. Upon returning I could not find a single hotel in the area that was anywhere near as reasonable with their rates except the Silver Saddle. When my trip was extend the owners (it is family owned for many...

5Thank ccl3v
DaveRBoulder_Colo, Manager at Silver Saddle Motel, responded to this review

Thanks very much! We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and we will hope to see you again on your next trip back to Boulder!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in front of Boulder Creek at the base of Flagstaff Mountain. Surrounded on three sides by mountains, yet only 12 blocks from downtown Boulder. Walk to downtown along a hiking trail that parallels Boulder Creek. Plenty of good hiking and fishing nearby. Within 14 blocks of the University of Colorado. ... more   less 

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Address: 90 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302-5817
Region: United States > Colorado > Boulder
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
Silver Saddle Hotel Boulder
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“We had an end room so had an extra window. Can't imagine how dark it would be if we didn't have the end.”
Marian012012, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“they have cabins and regular rooms I think they are all fine”
vacati0nf, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try the cabins for the authentic mountain experience”
Matt_r_Farrar, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Here's a tip, stay somewhere else.”
jillsF8400BD, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay on the top level. (Not speaking of the motel)”
gcd1937, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
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