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Joliet, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Desk staff was friendly, room was very clean. Decor was kind of country, like staying at Grandma's house, but it was obviously well maintained. Rate was inexpensive, breakfast was the usual fare. I would definitely stay here again.

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colorado springs
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is an older property that hasn't been updated for a long time. If you get a room on the second floor you have to enter through a side door and walk up the stairs. The first thing that I noticed was an awful smell - the smell you get when you walk into a teenager's room that hasn't been... More 

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Thank unhappytravelor
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I have been to this place twice this summer and I will never go back. The room had not been cleaned, meaning the toilets had a ring of yellow around them, the shower was slimy, and the curtain had mold and stains on it. The sheets were ripped and we had the pleasure of ants crawling on us at night.... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is an older hotel, but we enjoyed the stay. We used the hot tub, which was very nice. Our room was right on the golf course, and it was beautiful. They charged us a $22.14 charge to check out 2 hours late, but after a call to the manager, they will be refunding this, as we cleared it first... More 

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minnesota
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Room was not the cleanest, and upon going to bed... my bed notices a blood stain on the 2nd pillow. Not a washed blood stain, fresh. Luckily we had 2 beds/4 pillows to choose from. Upon informing the manager in the morning at check out.. she states that "she just heard about it"... from who, yesterdays guests, or the maid??... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed two days 8/16-8/18 and bathrooms were not clean. Sinks and showers not cleaned carefully. Hair on walls of shower and sinks not cleaned. Coffee maker not clean. Old coffee grounds left in the coffee machine. Overall not as tidy as you would want for a family trip.

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Kissimmee, Florida
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay. Would stay again and recommend to anyone. One thing is there is no elevator so be wary of staying on second floor unless you are used to it. The breakfast was good no eggs and bacon buy they do have coffee and breads waffles oatmeal and fruit.

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Gresham, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The people working here are really nice and friendly. Our room was at the back of the property (backing up to a golf course), so we had no road noise at all. It is obviously an older property, but seems to be kept up very well. We had a king size bed and the room had a small table with... More 

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Thank Pat N
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff but general manager does not know how to manage or handle complaints. We stayed two days. Left 7 in morning and got back 8 at night. Room was not cleaned. General manager said was maid was tired. She only cleaned some of the rooms. She was suppose to leave us a note apologizing???? Why didn't the general manager... More 

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Thank Charlotte S
WheelColorado, Owner at Water Wheel Inn, responded to this review

We apologize for your bad experience staying with us, Charlotte S. We have since been able to streamline our housekeeping more than it was during your time here and would encourage you to come and stay with us again the next time you come through Gunnison. More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I will be very honest, I was the person who booked the cabin room for a vacation in 2014 for my folks and sister based on rates and what I thought were decent amenities. We arrived rather tired, but what should have been a simple matter of handing us keys turned into an issue when we discovered that their sofa... More 

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WheelColorado, Front Office Manager at Water Wheel Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear about your unpleasant visit here in 2014. We are under new management and have completely replaced our housekeeping team. The Inn is a lovely, peaceful older property. We attend to its needs on a daily basis. We have been replacing the older tube T.V.s with newer flat screens. I do apologize for the confusion with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the Dos Rios Golf Course, the Water Wheel Inn is located just west of town on Highway 50. Make yourself at home in one of our 52 large rooms and enjoy our hot tubs after spending the day exploring the Gunnison Valley. Get your day off to a great start with our hearty breakfast that includes belgian waffles, yogurt, fresh fruit, pastries and biscuits and gravy. If you need to work during your stay, we offer free WiFi throughout the grounds and a business center in the lobby. Come and stay at the Water Wheel Inn and enjoy our peaceful surroundings, friendly staff, and the beautiful landscape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Water Wheel Inn

Address: 37478 US Highway 50, PO Box 882, Gunnison, CO 81230
Region: United States > Colorado > Gunnison
Price Range: €68 - €80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 52
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“ask for a first floor room so you don't have to endure the hallway smell”
 of 5 bubbles unhappytravelor, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back part of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles PatN661, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I never stayed in what I call a good room.”
 of 5 bubbles timewhorl, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“we like ground floor rooms, mountain views all around, some also have golf course view.”
 of 5 bubbles Stevetravel2014, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a top floor nonsmoking golf course view room.”
 of 5 bubbles Two-Mile-Hi-Diver, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
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