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Pilot Point, Texas
Reviewed 12 February 2015 via mobile

While we try and make a trip up to Colorado at least once every couple years. This one has been of more excitment, we got to take our grandchildren. The lodge didnt disappoint. We expected snow which still had not arrived so we spent the day traveling up the peak. Plenty of room and fireplaces completed our trip.

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Reviewed 3 February 2015

To say this place was great would be like saying looking out mu window was an ordinary view. The staff was amazing. The room smelled great, the bed was heavenly and the shower was delightful. The location was perfect.10 minutes to Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods. Plus Maggie's is right down the street. CANT WAIT TO GO BACK....

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Tularosa, New Mexico
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Family had found this place to gather for Christmas. It is pet friendly. We were there 3 nights. We had reserved space that was pet friendly, had two beds, a fireplace and a kitchen. In 'historic adobe cabins' The cabin was tiny, maybe 3 feet of closet space ( it was open, no door) The kitchen was a bar sink....

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susie b, Owner at El Colorado Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have taken your comments under consideration and are checking into the issue you have described. You were in Cabin #9. Cabin description- two rooms; the front room has a queen-sized bed and the back room has one twin bed and a loveseat that opens into a twin bed. It comes with internet, Cable TV,...

Lakewood, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Once again we made our yearly trip to the El Colorado Lodge. The weather was perfect and we had a lovely time. The room was spotless and the extra blankets, towels, and pillows I had requested were already in the room. The new bed spreads are very pretty. We gathered friends and family for a special visit and the staff...

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North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Most of the hotels in Manitou Springs are Mom and Pop type motels. There was a comfort inn and a days inn, but you won't find any Hilton or Marriott properties here-but that adds to the charm of the area. When I booked, I picked a cabin, but when we got there the owner suggested we look at another to...

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 17 August 2014

The staff at the El Colorado were more than accommodating! We had all but one night planned for our week stay...we were sure we wouldn't have problems finding a place. We were wrong and by chance contacted the staff for an "emergency" need. We have 2 small children and had 2 dogs with us. They said "of course" we have...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Great place at a very fair price. $99 for a room with a separate bedroom, and a door! If you have kids, you know this is a huge bonus! The room we stayed in had a double bed in the main area (along with a TV, fridge, microwave and window a/c unit) and a double bed in the separate bedroom...

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Gardner, Kansas
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Overall satisfied for a budget vacation. Pet Friendly. No real issues. Get what you pay for. Comfortable, Clean rooms, friendly staff, most of the things you need. Extended family (kids, parents, grandparents) stayed in 3 different cabins for 1 week. Each cabin had different kitchen utensils/pans so made cooking difficult. Some kitchens not very modern. Pool not heated while there....

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 23 June 2014

While spending the night in this motel, my husband awoke at 2:00 a.m. itching uncontrollably all over his body, so much so that he could no longer sleep. We turned on the light to discover that he had bug bites all over his body. We then looked on the bed where he had been laying and found a small bed...

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kat8888, Owner at El Colorado Lodge, responded to this review

"NO SIGNS OF BED BUGS IN CABIN 11" reported by GLOBAL PEST CONTROL 6/17/14. If the guests had bed bugs, they brought them in. This was their 2nd night of lodging. Possibly enough time for the bugs to come out of their luggage. We have not had any complaints before or after these guests departed. We have an annual contract...

Weston, Florida
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Smaller but clean and staff was very pleasant. Not many ammenities given here, but nice view. Absolutely LOVED the kids play area however. Gave us a great day to just swim and let the kids play basketball or ride bikes. Perfect for a family get away.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adobe cabins at the foot of Pikes Peak on 4 acres. Distinctive, Rustic Southwestern Flavor. Seasonal Fireplaces & Heated Pool. Hot tub. Meeting Room,Party Pavilion,BBQ grills, some kitchenettes, Playground, Volleyball Court, Picnic Area, A/C, and Some Pet Friendly units. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Colorado Lodge

Address: 23 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2424
Region: United States > Colorado > El Paso County > Manitou Springs
Price Range: €100 - €108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Colorado Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Every room is unique, you may want to stay often.”
 of 5 bubbles HapCampper345, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The cabins in the back are very private & have beautiful views of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles 633debbien, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I have never had a bad cabin yet at the El Colorado Lodge and we are regulars.”
 of 5 bubbles 898WendyH, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms all were quiet but the bigger ones seemed to be in the back.”
 of 5 bubbles RussellandLora, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Cabins 26-30 are at the back and away from the road.”
  • Bathroom
  • Front room w/fireplace
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  • Back view of cabin 26-29
 of 5 bubbles 123Footloose, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
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