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6120 State Highway 7, Estes Park, CO 80517-6401
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#56 of 72 Speciality lodging in Estes Park
Rustic mountain lodge surrounded by Rocky Mountain National Park offering both lodge rooms and guest cabins. Full service wellness conference and retreat center with year round activities including hiking, and biking. Banquet Center for conferences and large groups. Meeting spaces with conference services and on-site catering. Beautiful Mountain vistas combined with on-site lodging make this an ideal Wellness and Corporate Conference venue.
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6120 State Highway 7, Estes Park, CO 80517-6401
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Denver Intl Airport88 kmSee all flights
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Anpeytu R wrote a review Jul 2021
13 contributions1 helpful vote
We chose the Columbine Cabin because of its description on the Dao House website. There is no queen pull-out sleeper in the living room. Because of that, we slept on the living room floor on our camping bedding. The living room furniture isn’t at all how it is described. There is a dining table with 4 chairs, a log-framed couch and 2 log-framed chairs, which are rather uncomfortable. Further, there were dirty socks under the cabinet in the living room; a previous guest’s stay information left behind; hairs on the bathroom floor, not from us; there were 4 sets of towels for 6 adults; only one cabin door lock key was available for 6 of us; many spiders and spider webs are in the cabin; the refrigerator was dirty, and the coffee maker didn’t work. Staff brought a different coffee maker, wrapped in plastic, but it was dirty with dried coffee drips in and on it. Also, we didn’t need or use silverware but there were only 5-6 butter knives in the cabinet, no spoons or forks.
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Date of stay: July 2021
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Sewardmom wrote a review Jun 2021
Seward, Nebraska3 contributions
The Dao house surprised us. We didn’t anticipate being submerged into a Buddhist atmosphere. If we were traveling with our extended family and children, we wouldn’t pick this lodge. We Needed a one night stay due to a family member running a marathon in Estes. The race started at this property so that’s why we booked it. The rooms are basic, and rustic . The bed was ok. Our room had a thick wooden door that opened to the outside balcony where we could sit on a log bench and enjoy the Mountain View. The rooms windows opened for fresh air which was nice. A couple of the screens didn’t provide a seal to keep insects out though. . We appreciated that they have pet friendly rooms so those of us with allergies would not be in a pet used room.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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jasonamf wrote a review Jun 2021
Lithia Springs, Georgia18 contributions5 helpful votes
This place is beautiful. Yes they are still working on improvements, but that doesn’t take away for what this place is. It is tranquility. Our room is clean and the view of Longs Peak is amazing. And it’s away from the busy town. Can’t wait to come back.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Ron_chitown wrote a review Sep 2020
Chicago33 contributions7 helpful votes
I would call it rustic. A lodge in the middle of the Rocky Mountains. What a great feeling. A balcony to relax on. And for me WIFI to connect with. Bring some wine and cheese and a good book to enjoy. Your in heaven. Stay several nights and enjoy the hiking in the area
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Date of stay: September 2020
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christy1030 wrote a review Aug 2020
Athens, Ohio263 contributions122 helpful votes
Loved our stay. We weren't sure what to expect with the Dao beliefs but it was basically a normal lodge and much cheaper than other options. The views of the surrendering mountains were incredible with a pond on site too. The staff were kind and really flexible with our check out time. We picked this location so my husband could hike Long's Peak and it was as close as we could stay to the trail head. My daughter and I explored the vast property and trails all day and they let us check out late. Our room was large and clean and quiet with a nice bathroom. There is no AC but it gets cold at night and the wifi was very helpful since I had no cell signal. I only gave 4 stars because you can tell that parts of the property have really gone downhill. There is an rotting boat dock and unusable pool and hot tub and stables that would be lovely if repaired. My daughter enjoyed the slide and swings and horse shoes. The fire rings looked nice. A quick drive to town too yet very peaceful and quiet and beautiful here!
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Date of stay: July 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dao House
Which popular attractions are close to Dao House?
Nearby attractions include Emerald Lake Trail (6.6 km), Sprague Lake (6.3 km), and Lily Lake (1.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Dao House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and airport transportation.
Is parking available at Dao House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Dao House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Rock Inn Mountain Tavern, Twin Owls Steakhouse, and WayFinder.
Does Dao House have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Dao House offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Dao House offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Does Dao House have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.
Is Dao House accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.