We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Murphy's Resort at Estes Park

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Murphy\\
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

724 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 708: English reviews
Start your review of Murphy's Resort at Estes Park
 Click to rate
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff is very friendly and easy to work with. I'll def be coming back to stay here when we come back to Colorado. Very beautiful view of the mountains from the back window. nice clean rooms. There are fire pits easily accessible for those cold nights.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jesska L
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for complimenting our staff. They go out of there way every day to make each persons stay a memorable one! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff was very helpful and where to go and what to do if you don't have plans. Happy hour from 4-6 in their little bar area. DVD player in the room with movies to check out in the lobby. The hot tub was nice. Lots of outside games to play.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JTR_82
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Murphy's. Thank you for complimenting our staff. We look forward to seeing you again!

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We go to Estes Park every year and we always stay at Murphy's Resort! The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The location is perfectly situated right next to Lake Estes which allows for easy access to walking, running, biking and boating! In addition, the extra amenities (popcorn, movies, board games, sip & paint, free breakfast, etc.) really make for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank _dwells82
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for you kind words. We really appreciate you thanking our staff ! They are the best and really do care about our guests!

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff here were incredibly nice from day one. We stayed for three nights and never had a complaint about service. When we reported that a couple lights in our room were out, they were able to get it fixed for us while we were out for the day. We also really appreciated the community feel of the resort, from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Katie B
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice compliments. What we really appreciate is that you let us know that there was a problem so we could fix it ASAP. Please come see us again!

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was super clean, so they have a great housekeeping team! That's really it. It's a motel-like place and we found that to be disappointing but if you have kids, it would be fun in the summer as they have a pool and other family friendly activities. The room lacked so many modern amenities we are used to having...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Judith S
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

I am confused by your comments but I will address your concerns, Our bathrooms are a standard tub shower combo. There is nothing unusual about there design? Regarding modern amenities each room has a new 32 in flat screen TV, a mini refrigerator,hair dryer,luggage rack, microwave,DVD player and a coffee maker are all standard.Plus we offer free WI-FI. Thank you...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a lake view room and it was nice to see the lake and mountains in the morning. The owners go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. Clean and comfortable room. Thanks Murphy's Resort for making our first time visit great!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AngelaC678
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Our Lakeview rooms are awesome! We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your return!

Morrison, Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is the third time we stayed at this hotel. We had strong impressions on our past visits. This visit was disappointing. We were woken up by barking dogs in the room next door on our first morning. They barked for more than 20 minutes. We had only cold showers two out of three days. When we brought these concerns...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nestorick
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I can boast about the room, the views, the properties, etc.... , but there are plenty of other reviews for everybody to read about that. Instead, what I'm going to talk about is how the property managers (Loretta and Bruce) went above and beyond to salvage what started out as a nightmare for us. I'll preface this story with explaining...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Stephen C
Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Bruce and Loretta are the best managers a owner could ever have. They go out of there way to ensure that our guests have a great trip every day! Thank you for telling your story and we look forward to seeing you again

Mankato, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed one night using a Living Social promotion. The price was low enough to make me a little nervous about what we might find. However, there was absolutely nothing to worry about. We got exceptionally friendly service when I called to make reservations, when I called about a late arrival, and each time we interacted with...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank EmMirW
MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you had a great experience. Our staff goes out of their way to make our guests happy. Thanks for writing your description of our Resort. We take it all as compliments and we appreciate it. We hope to see you again at Murphy's Resort.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved Murphy's Resort at Estes Park. The rooms were clean and the beds so comfortable. We enjoyed the continental breakfast; meeting so many neat people from all over the globe. Staff were friendly and attentive. We even ran into people we know from high school. We will be staying here again on our return visit to Estes Park!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sandra S
MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Your review makes us happy. We are so glad you met new people as well as old friends. We are happy you had a wonderful experience. We look forward to seeing you again at Murphy's Resort.

299 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (189)
Viewed
Room/Suite (20)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (30)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (8)
Viewed
View from Room (17)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (98)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (84)
Viewed
Amenities (PRE-RENOVATION) (8)
Viewed
Deluxe Two Room King Suite (46)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (PRE-RENOVATION) (12)
Viewed
The Hotel (PRE-RENOVATION) (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (26)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Estes Park hotels
2.9 km away
Silver Moon Inn
Silver Moon Inn
#2 of 29 in Estes Park
710 reviews
0.3 km away
The Estes Park Resort
The Estes Park Resort
#15 of 29 in Estes Park
433 reviews
2.1 km away
Stanley Hotel
Stanley Hotel
#14 of 29 in Estes Park
2,260 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.3 km away
Deer Crest Resort
Deer Crest Resort
#9 of 29 in Estes Park
289 reviews
0.4 km away
Quality Inn Estes Park
Quality Inn Estes Park
#7 of 29 in Estes Park
989 reviews
3.1 km away
Murphy's River Lodge
Murphy's River Lodge
#6 of 29 in Estes Park
1,109 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Murphy's Resort at Estes Park is near Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Local points of interest like the Estes Park Fairgrounds, Estes Park Conference Center and Lake Estes are minutes from this Estes Park, CO hotel.Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy being close to recreation areas like Rocky Mountain National Park that offers unparalleled scenery, numerous hiking and walking trails, lush valleys, a variety of wildlife and more. Several trails, horse stables and bike paths are close by. Hotel features include:Free continental breakfast Free wireless high-speed Internet, Some rooms are Pet-friendly. Guests of this Estes Park, CO hotel can also enjoy the seasonal outdoor heated pool, indoor hot tub, exercise room and children's playground during their stay.All guest rooms have coffee makers, microwaves, refrigerators, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, safes, flat screen TV's, DVD players and cable television. Select rooms also have kitchen facilities, sofa sleepers, whirlpool bathtubs and spacious work desks, some offer great lake views. Connecting rooms can be requested.Laundry facilities are located on the premises. Ample free parking is provided and can accommodate most cars, trucks or buses.If you are looking for countless amenities and inviting accommodations, Murphy's Resort is the perfect place to call home in Colorado. We are close to a number of attractions and have an outstanding staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murphy's Resort at Estes Park

Address: 1650 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517-1466
Region: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range: €89 - €184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Murphy's Resort at Estes Park 3*
Number of rooms: 58
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com and Orbitz so you can book your Murphy's Resort at Estes Park reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lake Estes Hotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Estes Park
#6 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Murphy's Resort at Estes Park staff and other travellers.
12 questions
Ask a question
Grand Ridge, Illinois
3 months ago
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
5 months ago
San Antonio, Texas
7 months ago
7 months ago
Long Beach, California
9 months ago

See all questions (12)

Questions? Get answers from Murphy's Resort at Estes Park staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Not in the 400-not a good view and it backs to the road”
 of 5 bubbles 115judiths, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any room you choose will have a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles J6764USstephenc, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lake view room was awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles suehO2453BE, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are situated in a "circle", you can see the mountains from your window or front porch/sidewalk at all rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 534dawnj, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Loved this place...Thanks for another great stay!”
 of 5 bubbles faithd58, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5