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Austin
Reviewed 26 July 2015

This cool, vintage motel was exactly what we were looking for. Refrigerators and microwaves in the room saved us a lot of money on eating out. It is family owned and all of the owners and staff were very friendly. It's literally about 10 minutes from almost everything we wanted to do. Great location.

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1Thank Mark M
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We were late to the game booking our hotel for July 2015, so some choices were already full. Based on TripAdvisor reviews we chose this one. I was OK with Kitsch, in fact I wanted it. From re-reading reviews it may well depend on what room you get. Our beds were soft/lumpy as were the pillows. The bedding was fine...

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2Thank Roadwarriormama
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The good: The motel is cute, the room was large and comfortable, and I loved the old bathroom with the huge bathtub! My son and I enjoyed the pool and, and we all liked having a place to sit around outside our room on the benches. It had a nice touristy atmosphere and great views! The bad: The 'breakfast' was...

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5Thank AlanaN1111
popsi12, Owner at Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs, responded to this review

Hi ! First as a military person you were charged $80.00 per night on a $95.00 per night room, that has king and queen size bed, so you already got more than military discount. To receive service you can't put the " Do Not Disturb " sign on your door knob and expect service. Upon checking in you were told...

Rolla, Missouri
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We stayed three nights at Rainbow Lodge and really enjoyed it. Eric is renovating rooms from the traditional motor court model. He showed us the next room that had a renovated bathroom that was quite elegant. The location is between Highway 24 and Business 24 and has good access to Garden of the Gods. We bicycled to and through it....

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Thank Greg H
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Very reasonable rates and a surprisingly tastefully decorated room with hard wood floors. Staff is very polite and helpful. They even allow pets and gave us a room with a grassy lawn near the pool for our small dog. Bonus! Location is near serveral nice restaurants and attractions. I highly recommend a stay here.

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3Thank vanesa S
Milford, Nebraska
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed here last week while on family vacation. We had 4 adults, 1 teen, 1 toddler and 1 infant and this place was very accommodating to our needs. We had a cottage with 3 beds. Very clean rooms, clean pool, and staff were very nice. I would definitely stay there again.

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1Thank Tamara R
Yale, Oklahoma
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

I searched for a month trying to find the perfect place to stay while in Colorado Springs/Manitou and kept coming across this hotel. I finally decided to book it through Booking.com. I booked a regular room with 2 beds. A couple of weeks before we were to be there I called to verify my room and to let them know...

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2Thank Angiedcarter
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

We first stayed at Rainbow Motel in 2000 and have come back at least once a year since then. We love the owners and consider them family! Great rooms, great views! close to all the attractions, walking distance to Manitou Springs. So great to sit under the gazebo and drink coffee in the morning

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1Thank Cindi R
Ardmore, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We stopped At the Rainbow Motel for one night after visiting Garden of the Gods. The price was great & the manager was very friendly & helpful. The rooms were very clean, though they could use an update in furniture. The free Wi-Fi worked good. We slept well & enjoyed the pastries, cereal, & juice that was provided for breakfast...

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2Thank Kellie D
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Grandbaby found used gum on bed cover and tried to eat it.Couldn't give grand baby bath because tub stopper was broke.No info to connect to WiFi in room or from management and office did not answer phone from room even come 7:30 next morning to get WiFi password.unbelievable for a motel to have no one available for whatever was needed.Floor...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs

Address: 3709 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-1915
Region: United States > Colorado > El Paso County > Colorado Springs
Price Range: $94 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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“all seem about the same”
  • king w/kitchen
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  • King w/kitchen
 of 5 bubbles MountainsLover192, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suite is huge with 2 bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles 569priscillal, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Might ask for a carport. We got one by random chance, one foot from trunk of car to door.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesi707, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the road can be noisy until traffic gets lighter”
 of 5 bubbles Peptobysmol, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room which one of the other reviewers got, they were obviously much better than ours!”
 of 5 bubbles 626susant, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
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