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Hillsboro, Missouri
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Super nice people that run the hotel. Very homey. Hard to believe it is in the middle of town they are so well hidden by the nesting of the trees surrounding the place. My dates got mixed up and they were super nice on making sure I had a room on my way back home. I definitely will be staying...

Thank Chris S
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We appreciate our repeat guests, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Sam Salter, Owner

Reviewed 3 September 2014

This motel was disappointing. We arrived late evening and upon check in the front desk clerk asked us how many beds we needed one or two. We stated whatever was cheapest and his remark was the two queen beds but if you use both than there will be an additional charge. I paid for the room and whatever was in...

2Thank Heather M
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Guests arrived late, only 2 rooms left with 2-queen size beds in each. Asked for the "cheapest rate" so were given a "discount" for using 1 bed. (We do give discounts for multiple-day stays and repeat guests and random discounts such as this one). Also checked the faucets after reading this review and they are not switched (?) Suite provided...

Ringgold, Georgia
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Not much to choose from in Idaho Springs. Property was clean and quite. Hotel desk/window did not open until 3 PM. We got to there at 2PM (had reservations) and a sign indicated CLOSED/NO VACANCY, a little worried at this point. A not so friendly lady saw us standing around in the parking lot and finally advised us of the...

1Thank 749TA
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

First of all, thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am confused about the "not so friendly lady" in the parking lot, because that definitely does not describe my wife. She is an educator, and extremely friendly. Also, just for future reference, if our rooms are ready earlier, for example by 2PM, we often let our...

Reviewed 20 August 2014

Large room, double sink bathroom with separate shower/toilet area. The largest availablity of outlets, mirrors & lightening I have ever seen in a motel room! Very cheerful innkeeper! Soft beds. Close to town.

Thank Sherie E
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate all of your comments and time to review our place. Looking forward to your return. Cheers! Sam Salter, Owner

Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Traveling from Iowa to Vegas got to Denver tried to find hotel that would allow pets at last minute before hitting mountains none would this hotel didn't have any pet rooms but made exception for us. The room was very nice and quiet. Would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for rest before hitting mountains.

1Thank Ryan G
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we look forward to your next visit. That is why Idaho Springs is called "Gateway to the Rockies' since many travelers stop by our small mountain town before traveling into the heart of our mountains. Cheers! Sam Salter, Owner

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I stayed here for one night just to explore the area. Our room (#21) was decorated with a cabin theme that I personally really liked. The room was tiny but we didn't spend much time in it. If you are traveling through the area, I would recommend staying here. Great little place for the price and everyone in town is...

2Thank Stephanie S
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for all of your positive comments, especially regarding the decor. We appreciate hearing about your stay and look forward to your return. Sam Salter, Owner

Reviewed 6 August 2014

We stayed here one night but our group required two rooms. The rooms were very clean, quite comfortable and had lots of hot water. The motel was very quiet and well lit at night. The hosts were very accommodating and even allowed us to check in a bit early, which we greatly appreciated. The beds were comfortable and the a/c...

1Thank kshikn
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

We are very pleased that your group enjoyed their stay. Thank you for your review; and we look forward to your return. Cheers! Sam Salter, Owner

Reviewed 29 July 2014

We wanted a location that was central to all the places we wanted to visit this time in Colorado. I've been to Colorado many, many times, but this is the first time I stayed in Idaho Springs. Found Columbine Inn through Trip Advisor, called & talked to Sam the owner and got ourselves set up for a couple of nights....

1Thank KSue84
innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

We do not have a pool since the weather up here in the mountains is so unpredictable, but if you are returning next year, ask me about the new 2-bedroom/loft cabin with a private outdoor hot tub that should be completed by then. Very glad you had an enjoyable stay with your family. Cheers! Sam, Owner

Goldsboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We booked online, paid through pay pal, arrived late and we were VERY pleased with the quality of the room, the grounds and the owners! The kitchenette is well appointed and the bathroom was clean and comfortable. We loved the deck and grassy courtyard just outside our door.

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate the fact that you took the time to review our place. Thank you so much for staying and we hope to visit with you again. P.S. Let us know you are a "repeat guest" Cheers! Sam Salter, Owner

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2014

really enjuyed our stay.Large room with 2 queen beds, very nicely decorated, spotlessly clean and within walking distance to town. Sam.the owner on hand with eating and sightseeing recomendations,,,,,,all this with wifi at a very reasonable rate, No complaints whatsoever!!

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! We hope that you will return again and even though I try to remember everyone, let us know that you are our "repeat guests" from the past. Cheers! Sam Salter, Owner

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • 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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“Room 2 was great”
 of 5 bubbles TimandDeni, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 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
“Looks like all are good.”
 of 5 bubbles CathyH872, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are ground floor with parking right at door.”
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