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    Murphy's River Lodge

    481 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
    (970) 528-1581
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good22%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    The pool and hot tub area could use an updating, but I still enjoyed the greenhouse effect. It snowed ALOT while we were there last week, and we jumped in the snow next to the river and hopped right back in the hot tub! I...More

    1  Thank Erica D
    Response from MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 27 April 2015

    We are happy you enjoyed our River Lodge. Being next to the river is the best ever. Our staff keeps our rooms clean and inviting. We are glad you had a great experience. We hope to see you again at Murphy's River Lodge.

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    The people at the desk were consistently terrific and eager to help. The beds (normal and fold-out) were very uncomfortable. The "river" that the room overlooked was more like a creek (my fault for not doing the research). The pool was nice, but chilly enough...More

    1  Thank 2015SeanF
    Response from MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 23 April 2015

    Thank you for the complimenting our staff. We have a great staff that welcome our guests and create a wonderful vacation spot. We get a lot of compliments on our beds sorry it was not to your satisfaction. The river changes with the time of...More

    Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

    I had pretty high standards of this place because of the great reviews & they were greatly exceeded! First, the staff is exceptionally friendly & helpful with any info you need, great check-in process. The room was immaculately clean, cleanest resort room I've ever stayed...More

    2  Thank aloflin
    Response from MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 19 April 2015

    We are extremely happy to hear you had a great time at our Lodge. Our staff is awesome and they do everything they can to make our guests stay a great one. We hope to see you and your family again, soon.

    Reviewed 13 April 2015

    The staff was friendly and accommodating. The hot tub and pool were clean. The breakfast room was clean and attractive. The food for the continental breakfast was diverse and plentiful and kept at correct temperature. Our room with king bed was large and very clean....More

    1  Thank rmccaffe
    Response from MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 14 April 2015

    We love to hear you had a wonderful time at Murphy's River Lodge. It's great to hear you appreciated the cleanliness. We have a wonderful staff who work at keeping our guests very happy. We love you enjoyed the Sip and Paint class, it is...More

    Reviewed 13 April 2015

    I was impressed with the staff at Murphy's from my reservation call (thanks Josh!) all the way through our stay. My daughter and I were looking for a new place to try, and we didn't want to travel far because we only had one night....More

    Thank Martha B
    Response from MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 14 April 2015

    We are happy to hear you had a great time at Murphy's River Lodge. Our staff is awesome. There many sizes and types of rooms at our Lodge and our staff is happy to help our guests choose that perfect room. We hope to see...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Estes Park
    • #3 Business Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Family Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Colorado >
    • Estes Park
    • Also Known As
    • Murphy`s River Hotel Estes Park ,
    • American Wilderness Hotel ,
    • American Wilderness Lodge ,
    • Murphy's River Lodge Estes Park, CO
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    Traveller (324)
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    Dining (48)
    Pool & Beach (43)
    Hotel & Grounds (244)
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    tuckeroneproperties
    7 February 2017|
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    Response from MurphysHotels | Property representative |
    Thank you for your interest in Murphy's River Lodge. We do have rooms with decks and balconies. They are semi private per unit but do not have walls to prevent the view from being blocked. So all decks have views of other... More
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    2 April 2016|
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    Response from Kari K | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is. It's next to the pool below the breakfast room.
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    "Lower level rooms can hear the movement of guests above."
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