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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Homey feel, CLEAN, quiet, and comfy beds. What more do you need? I have had some poor experiences with the big chains during my stay in colorado; this was a very pleasant change of pace. Management was friendly, even as we rolled in pretty late. Highly recommend this gem of a motel.

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Your well intended review is happily accepted...Cheers, Sam Salter

Thornton
Reviewed 18 June 2015

I had booked a room for a single night both in June and August, 2015. Unfortunately I had to cancel my June reservation but truly looked forward to going back to the Inn in August. When I got my confirmation of my June cancellation, I also received notice that they cancelled my August booking as well. I called the property...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

This is not a review:Rather an irritable expression. Group did not stay in June (cancellation). Review is inappropriate: My Cancellation Policy, should not be considered in comprehensive overall rating criterion...Cheers, Sam Salter

Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

I arrived exhausted after driving between winter park and denver...and found this sweet, unassuming hideaway. My room was decorated with flowery quilts, 2 queens and a futon, microwave, refer, AC, and interesting framed art. Even a dropleaf table and chairs suitable for dining. Word of mouth keeps this place full. Moderate rates, located near Safeway. Watch for the purple neon...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kindness and candid review...Cheers, Sam Salter/owner

Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Our stay cost us around $99+ after tax for an overnight stay in a room furnished with 2 beds. FYI we had our two dogs with us. The beds were comfortable. The owner was pleasant and the inn was quaint. We appreciated having outside room access. My husband and I usually never dish out that much money on a hotel....

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

I booked this room oneself: I was told 1 dog in your party... Hence, sneaking an additional dog into our only PET room #22 was woefully underhanded. Pet room #22 is defunct... Ice machine has been in the office for 20 years...Soap was in the bathroom cup along with shampoo and conditioner. Your feeble mindlessness has been rewarded : No...

Grand Cayman
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

We decided to get away for 2 days. This is the most beautiful and quiet lodging you will ever find. Super nice owners and our room was stunning. Room 4 will be ours from now on. We will be back for sure and can't wait for our next mini break. Thank you to both for an amazing restful 2 days....

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Anxious to see you soon...Cheers Sam Salter

Dubois, Wyoming
Reviewed 10 April 2015

The room I stayed in felt more like a home than a hotel. The bed was big, and comfortable. The staff was friendly and courteous. The hotel was nicely located near the downtown area. I would definitely stay here again!!

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Very much appreciated: thanks for staying...Cheers Sam Salter

Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 12 March 2015

This is not a mini-Mariott, but is an older property that has been renovated into a clean, attractive property with great bedding and location. the prices, while not Motel 6, are very reasonable for the quality of the room we stayed in. Freshly painted, well decorated, and with Wi-Fi and all the basic amenities.

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank You for your kind words...Cheers Sam Salter

Raleigh NC USA
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Stayed again twice within two weeks. We try to use Columbine as a convenient place to stay the night before our flights out of Denver as its maybe 1.5 hours away from the airport there. Sam has always done right by us, and the price is right. Its a bit quaint and old school, but it's nice to stay in...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Repeat guests are paramount: Thank You for staying and your time sending review..Cheers, Sam and Alya.

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Sorry to see some people have had a bad experience at this place. We have been coming here for years. We just stayed on Sat. Valentines Day and had a great stay. Sam greeted and registered us as usual with a smile. We have always felt welcome here and the fact he remembers us makes it even better. Our bed...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Greetings,Enjoyed reading and appreciate your thoughtful review...Will be nice to see you both again...Cheers, Sam

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 26 December 2014

This is a decent, "Ma & Pa" type motel in Idaho Springs that is slightly "rustic" but clean and functional with good internet. Just don't expect to stay past 10am; their hospitality turned to "get out now" at 10am sharp!

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Be advised : All lodging facilities have check in and checkout times. Check with office when staying or booking accommodations. The Columbine Inn posts it's check time: On entry door in all rooms. Thank you for your time writing and sending you review... Cheers, Sam Salter

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Columbine Inn

Address: 2501 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452
Region: United States > Colorado > Idaho Springs
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Columbine Hotel Idaho Springs
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“We only stayed in another, but I enjoyed room 4! Never tried the cottages, but I'm sure they are nice as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 561robg, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms had stoves and sinks and the inn would supply pots, pans and dinnerware if you were staying longer and wanted to cook in the room.”
 of 5 bubbles jimages, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 was great”
 of 5 bubbles TimandDeni, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure what to say”
 of 5 bubbles petersonge, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stay in a King room close to the office, but I know they have other great rooms.”
  • This bed was so comfortable was perfect for us and a really good nights sleep!!
 of 5 bubbles karenrn94, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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