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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Small and not initially a gem on the eyes, but very well priced, cozy, CLEAN, and quaint. The owner is genuinely interested in giving you a nice stay. Walking distance to downtown. I will stay again without a second thought.

Thank TravelinLuke
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I write this review without being influenced by any herbal substance referred to by a previous poster. And I didn't notice anything of the kind while staying at the Alps Motel. We had booked in advance for a late summer night, which in Leadville means the heat was on and there was just a hint of frost on the car...

Thank CorpsofDiscovery
Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Nice scenery. But the scent of marijuana wafts through from the main office. I notice people walk across from a marijuana dispensary, then the smell comes, and they go back to the dispensary. Not our type of a nice stay. The rooms are fine. Prices are good. Unless you don't mind the marijuana scent at all times of the day,...

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Jeff M, Owner at Alps Motel, responded to this review

As the owner, I wanted to emphasize that smoking of any kind is not permitted in the Alps Motel rooms, its interior halls, or offices, with no exceptions. The motel office shares a separate building with a leased apartment unconnected to the Alps Motel. Lodging owners in Colorado have to deal with the new marijuana law on an ongoing basis,...

Reviewed 17 October 2016

A vintage motel with today's amenities. Free Wifi and flat screen TV. Very clean and quiet. Owner was very helpful with any questions we had. Only 8 rooms so you should call for a reservation. A stunning view of the Mountains. It has mini fridge microwave in the kitchenette.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is good place to stay if you are not looking for fancy. I'm not sure if Leadville has any fancy hotels but the Alps is a fine place. It has only 8 rooms so you need to make a reservation in the high season. The owner was very nice and he takes pride in the rooms and oversees everything....

Thank D J
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed in this motel for one night during an event. We felt the rate charged was a bit expensive all things considered. Pros: + The management was responsive. Not on site, but drove right there when called. + Management seemed flexible with check-in and check-out times, if you asked. + The rooms might be old, but they are quite...

1Thank Live4VacationTrips
denver, co
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Basic accommodations, but among the better places for the $ in Leadville. The owner/operator (Jeff I think?) is as hospitable and courteous as can be. Price was 30% less than the Super 8 down the road for this busy weekend, and has 2 queen beds available, Super 8 has only doubles and they are terrible. Room was perfect for just...

Thank denvermikey
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Older motel, but well maintained and VERY clean. The owners were most gracious and accommodating. As the purpose of our trip was to hike a 14er, the location of this motel was perfect. The cost of the stay fit our budget nicely. I intend to check the Alps Motel for accommodations for our next 14er hike.

Thank Steven O
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We used Leadville as a base for doing some 14ers in the area. The Alps was just fine for that. It is a plain, simple 1960s motel, but comfortable beds and a good shower. All we needed. Jeff, the owner/operator, went out of his way to help us, and was very accommodating. It is very close to the center of...

Thank Tom H
Westminster, Colorado
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We wanted a room for a conference being help here in the high altitude of leadville, and were happy to find a simple place. This is basic and rustic. We had a little difficulty with finding and calling the owners/managers who are available by phone, not on site. reasonably clean, internet, and the water was an interesting shower mix of...

Thank judith l

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Alps Motel is a small, comfortable eight room motel with parking right outside your door. All rooms come equipped with a refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee pot and free wireless internet access, and we are located within walking distance of most of the restaurants, shops, and watering holes in Leadville's National Historic District. The Alps Motel is also perfectly located as a starting point for any outdoor activities you may have in mind including hiking, biking, mountaineering, fishing, hunting, historic exploration and almost anything else you have on your Leadville 'to do' list. At 10,200 feet in elevation, whatever your adventure or interest, it can start here. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alps Motel

Address: Hwy. 24 South, Highway 24 South, Leadville, CO 80461
Region: United States > Colorado > Leadville
Price Range: $90 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Alps Hotel Leadville
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“Try another place that doesn't reek of marijuana.”
 of 5 bubbles neveragain0129144, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are only 8 from which to choose... It's hard to go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles 75dj, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are fans in probably every room that can drown out any noise from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles Live4VacationTrips, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“small motel, drive up to your room, all pretty much the same.”
 of 5 bubbles judithl117, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request a pet free room.”
 of 5 bubbles Phoenix_AZShredder, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
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