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Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was amazing!! When we booked a trip to the Rocky Mountains for the middle of May, we did not expect 1-2 feet of snow! But Coni and Gary were great in helping us navigate the snowy roads and letting us know which trails near the Rocky Mountains National Park would be open. Aside from the warm hospitality, the...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thanks Tensie & Kenny- What a storm! I believe we ended up with about 30 inches of snow! Luckily most of it has melted already. Springtime is back. Looking forward to your return. Glad we could be of help. Gary & Coni

Tipton, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay again. Wouldn't stay elsewhere. Clean, convenient and located on the banks of the Big Thompson River. Great wi-fi, charming, a stones throw to the park, hot tub and more. Fantastic hosts and great location.

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thank You Ray & Joyce- It is always a treat to see & talk with you. Looking forward to seeing you again in September. You got out just before this snowstorm. About 6 inches on the ground now and still coming down. Another beautiful day in Estes. Winter wonderland in May! We enjoy hearing about all your adventures. Travel safely.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent spot next to a nice little river. We had Cottage #1 which is on the far left side of the property. When we entered the property it was very presentable and neat. Full kitchen that we used for multiple breakfasts and dinners with pretty much all the kitchenware you need. Outside patio is great for coffee and breakfast in...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thanks Alex- We really appreciate your review and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Also, thanks for the heads up on the screen door. Regards- Gary & Coni

Custer, South Dakota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since I wasn't allowed to make a reservation, I can't review the actual property, only the service I received while trying to book a room. I tried to book a room online and was having trouble, so I called and spoke with Gary to make a reservation. Gary informed me that they didn't have anything for the 2 nights that...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

We apologize for the confusion. We do have minimum night stay requirements which is clearly stated on our website. When you called you had asked for a one night stay and were told we didn't have anything. That was the end of the conversation. We ask your forgiveness and hope that you will give us another chance. Gary

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed late in the season in mid-October. The fireplace made it a cozy set up. The location along the river as well as the hot tub outdoors ​near the river were spectacular. There's also a quaint little hiking trail that leads from the place. We will very likely stay here again.

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thanks Jake! We appreciate your review and look forward to having you stay with us again. Hot tub when it's snowing is a special treat!

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely splendid. Cozy rooms right on the Big Thompson. Mere steps from Rock Mountain National Park. Oh, and did I mention the hot tub? Stayed here in November during the 'off season' but it was totally ON! We were met with perfect weather and a magnificent staff. Added bonus of the Dunraven Inn next door which was a great place...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thank You Wes- We appreciate your review. We feel so fortunate to be able to share our paradise with guests like yourselves. Hope to see you in the future. Enjoy your mug!!

Reviewed 5 October 2016

We stayed in Lodge #6 last month for a couple of relaxing days. All of the pictures you see are exactly what you can experience. Peace, tranquility, beauty beyond belief, and complete relaxation. After an hour there, a family of elk wandered by, drinking in the big Thompson River which was 10 feet from our deck. The sound of the...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Hi Nancy & Kevin- We appreciate your great review. The elk have put on quite a show this season. Glad you had a chance to experience our "neighborhood elk family". Hopefully, you can stay a little longer on your next visit. Warm Regards- Gary & Coni

Clearwater, Florida, United States
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is the fourth year we have stayed with Gary and Coni. As in the past three years, we found the accomadations clean and neat. Gary and Coni are always more than willing to help in any way to make our stay relaxing and memorable. Being able to sit by the river each night and just relax is wonderful. If...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Hi Ann & Woody- It's always a pleasure when you walk into the office to check in. We appreciate your choice to make Swiftcurrent Lodge a regular stop on your yearly travels. Congratulations to Woody for his retirement. We look forward to your return next year! You two are great!! Thanks for being you. Gary & Coni

Erie, PA
Reviewed 22 September 2016

While planning a last minute trip to Colorado, my husband and I were fortunate enough to get a room at the Swiftcurrent Lodge. We stayed in a lodge room, not a cabin. Our room was modest, clean and comfortable. Had all we needed. With the beautiful surroundings we were only in our room to sleep. We liked that we were...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Thank You for posting a review. We are so lucky to have lived here for over 20 years. We wake up each day and still have a hard time believing that RMNP is only 300 yards from our door. It is a blessing to have guests like yourselves. The fall colors are spectacular this time of the year. We hope...

Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stayed here for a week during our honeymoon. The kitchenette was so well stocked we were able to cook full breakfasts and dinners. The room was extremely clean and comfortable. We had a beautiful view of the river with our patio right on the river. The owners are extremely customer service oriented and truly care about you enjoying your...

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Coni-Gary, Owner at Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River, responded to this review

Hi Melinda & Brian- Is was our pleasure to be part of you honeymoon experience. We always appreciate reviews and are very thankful to have guests like yourselves. Having RMNP in our backyard is a blessing. We look forward to seeing you on your anniversary. Coni & Gary

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Swiftcurrent Lodge is 3 miles southwest of downtown Estes Park on the Old Road into Rocky Mountain National Park. We are open Year Round for your Rocky Mountain Experience. Enjoy viewing the abundant wildlife during your stay. Fish from your doorstep on the Big Thompson River. We are only 300 yards from Rocky Mountain National Park. Come join us on "the Edge of Wilderness." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River

Address: 2512 Spur 66, Estes Park, CO 80517
Region: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range: $101 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River Hotel Estes Park
Swiftcurrent Lodge On The River Estes Park, CO
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“Get a room with a river view - it's beautiful.”
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“Try to get a riverside room. Even though we did not, we were still able to thoroughly enjoy the scenery and river!”
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“The cabins along the river are the best!!”
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