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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I really do not understand how anyone could rate this place anything higher. Location, staff and small gestures like breakfast and welcome cocktail were great, as were pool and hot tub. Price was reasonable. (It was off-season.) Rooms are EXTREMELY outdated (small, TUBE tv's!!!) and musty smelling, no comforters just old bedspreads. Basement rooms pitiful and you can hear every... More 

Thank MVD11
Dallas, Texas
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90 reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

The staff makes stay OK The properly is outdated needs a complete redo . Bar scene is good. In general needs updated baths, new carpet and paint. The pool and hottub are good....overall not pleased with stay

Thank Dandydn41
Castle Rock, Colorado
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is affordable for the area, but very outdated and my room really needed cleaning.The mattress was old, the bedspread was stained, and the box spring was ripped and sticking out. The carpet looked like it had t been cleaned in forever. There was a pretty good continental breakfast, and the room did have a mini fridge (although mine... More 

Thank Anne S

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Staff is nice, maids do their best to make things shine, but this property is old, old, old. Very old carpeting, sagging mattresses, old drapes, old tile, bedspreads just ok. New shower curtain! Definitely not a 3 star hotel. They allow pets.

Thank roxannel318
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Our location at the Ptarmigan was very nice. We had a great view of all the ski slopes as well as the gondolas, chair lifts from our hotel room, the only criticism was the parking. Some construction going on limited the parking to serious crowding.

Thank Steve C
Littleton, Colorado
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43 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nothing fancy, could definitely use an update however the Ptarmigan Inn was very clean. Comfortable and conveniently located to the gondola and only a couple miles to downtown Steamboat. Good restaurant and bar/happy hour specials. Good location and reasonably priced. I'd stay here again.

Thank cado66
Scotts Valley, California
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

On a recent trip passing through Steamboat Springs, this was the only place in town with rooms available. The employees were all very nice especially John, the bartender. The inn needs updating but it was decent enough for a night's stay. One thing that I did not care for was the use of an egg-crate foam topper on the mattress.... More 

Thank Robert G
Lawrence, KS
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Honestly, I had never been to Steamboat Springs, and we decided to stay at The Ptarmigan Inn because it was less expensive than other locations. What a great find! This Inn is nested between some fancier and bigger condos, but it fit our needs perfectly. There were plenty of places within walking distance with happy hour specials. Lots of good... More 

Thank Loriis
Rapid City, United States
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

Our fastpitch softball team has stayed here for 3 years in a row and plan on staying next year. The pool is never crowded and Ben goes out of his way to help us with all of our needs. The bar staff is great to our parents also, Fantastic location and very little traffic. It is not 4 star and... More 

Thank Kirk B
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

We wanted a cool weekend getaway and found Ptarmigan House #24 awaiting our arrival. It is a 4 person condo with a Murphy bed and pull out couch. We enjoyed watching the Tour de France on the TV. A special surprise was the beautiful hot tub/pool. It looked like it was straight out of Home and Gardens. The grill was... More 

Thank Catherine B

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  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only Steamboat hotel with ski-in, ski-out access. The Ptarmigan Inn is the premier Steamboat lodging option for your Steamboat ski vacation, offering Steamboat’s only affordable ski-in ski-out access to the Steamboat Ski Resort. Start your Steamboat vacation planning now by letting us help you with all your needs while you’re here in Steamboat Springs. Check room availability and book now or contact a Steamboat lodging concierge. You’ll be glad you did. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ptarmigan Inn

Address: 2304 Apres Ski Way, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Region: United States > Colorado > Steamboat Springs
Price Range: €87 - €284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Ptarmigan Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
The Ptarmigan Hotel Steamboat Springs
Best Western Ptarmigan Hotel
Best Western Steamboat Springs
Ptarmigan Inn Steamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs Best Western
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“Best view is facing the mountains and the plaza of shops and resturants.”
 of 5 bubbles I9209KLstevec, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the mountains. This side of the hotel overlooks a stream and the ski village.”
 of 5 bubbles Loriis, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have a really good view.”
 of 5 bubbles MapleMarvels, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“You probably do not want a room off the lobby, as it might be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 558dianneh, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“cheapest rooms are lower 2 floors with no view. Go for next level of pricing and get a view and balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles TomAB9, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
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