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BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had stayed at this hotel in the past and my only qualm was the exterior but that is looking fantastic now. It must be what all the construction comments were about. Staff and room were fantastic. I decided to return because of the breakfast and it was better than I remembered.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love this hotel for its professional and helpful staff. They seem to respond to each request as if it's as important to them as it is to the customer. The rooms are nice, the breakfast is fine and the location is great. We hope to carry on our tradition and return next year.

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Los Altos, California
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel, clean, and flexible. Great value for Boulder, and close to the campus we were visiting. The showers have great water pressure which was a real treat, coming from CA where there's a drought! The breakfast is included and there' a great selection. The staff is friendly and helpful and I'd stay there agin.

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2 Thank travelingms5
BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi travelingms5, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I'm glad that you enjoyed your room, and our large complimentary hot breakfast. We are currently at the very tail end of renovating our conference center. The center, adjacent to the hotel, is looking fantastic. I am very excited to see the final touches. Please let me know... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The motel is OLD and seems to be constantly under construction. Our room was clean, the beds were good and shower pressure was great...the room just seemed dated and stale. The floor in our 1st floor room wasn't level and we almost fell a few times. I give it a "C-"

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2 Thank william h
BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi william h, We made a decision to spend nearly 2 million dollars renovating the exterior of our conference center. This building, adjacent to the hotel, is the home to two large conference rooms, and numerous corporate conferences. Part of the renovation project was to clad the exterior of the building in a modern material, as well as replace the... More 

San Diego, California
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22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel earlier this month. The hotel staff was very helpful from the start. The employee who checked us in asked us if there was anything he could help us with (restaurants, sights, directions). He took the time to give us a map and mark what we were interested in. He recommended an excellent Italian restaurant that... More 

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BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi cindymichael2016, Thank you for your effusive review. How nice that you took the time and energy to express your delight with the hotel. We really appreciate it. It sounds as though someone recommended Carellis restaurant, around the corner. They have been voted the best Italian food in Boulder the last 6 years. I love their tiramisu. Please let me... More 

Berkeley, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The inside of the hotel and the staff are very nice, but the outside is under construction. This makes it a little hard to find from the road, and some amenities are harder to access. For some reason, they leave all of the lights and the fan in the room on all day, wasting a lot of electricity.

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BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi rebeccapP7282FU, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. We are the most solar powered hotel in Boulder County. Our solar panels provide 28,694 kWh of electricity production annually, and provide approximately 25% electrical needs. We are the only hotel in Boulder County to have 3 electric car charging stations. 82% of our hotel rooms have dual flush toilets, providing 0.8/1.28... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the BW Boulder Inn several times and have thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The staff made me feel at home and the amenities are second to none. The rooms tastefully decorated and very clean. I will be back.

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2 Thank Susan S
BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi Susan S, Thank you for your kind words. I am so glad that we made it feel like home for you. In my opinion, this should be the first goal for all lodging establishments. Please let me know the next time you come through Boulder. I am happy to help facilitate your reservation. I can be reached at the... More 

Regina, Canada
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel and all was great! Nice upgrades & modern. Nice view & location. Good selection for breakfast. Our room was clean, quiet & comfy. Friendly courteous staff. We would stay here again.

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2 Thank MBJB-sun
BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi MBJB-sun, Thank you for calling attention to our courteous staff. It is our belief that our staff is our number one asset. We have built a beautiful hotel and stocked it with all of the finest amenities. Without the staff we have absolutely nothing. Please let me know the next time you come through Boulder. I am happy to... More 

Sedona, Arizona
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55 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have modernized this hotel and the rooms were immaculate. Even though it is off a highway the fan ran all night on the AC and we slept great. Loved the lay out of the room and the comfort. The breakfast was amazing serving cappuccinos, espressos and more. Despite being under construction I can see how this hotel would be... More 

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BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi ArizonaLife, We are currently finishing up our conference room renovation project. This building, adjacent to the hotel, is looking absolutely fantastic. As they put the finishing touches on it, we can see what an extraordinary job they have done. Please let me know the next time you come through Boulder. I am happy to help facilitate your reservation. I... More 

Fresno, United States
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13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Best Western was perfect for attending an event at Colorado University. Easy walking distance to the campus. Also, if you don't mind a short walk of a mile or two, it was walking distance to the Flatiron Mountains. I walked to the park and then did a beautiful hike on the Flatiron Mountains loop.

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2 Thank Jan S
BoulderInn, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jan S, It sounds as though you were attending an event at the University of Colorado, directly across the street. As the closest hotel to CU, we are often the very first choice for people visiting campus. Thank you for making that choice. Please let me know the next time you come through Boulder. I am happy to help... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Prominently located directly across from the University, the Boulder Inn gives guests easy access to Boulder's principal attractions, NIST, NOAA, premier shopping, and extraordinary dining. Stylish, well-appointed rooms reflect a gracious ambiance, found throughout the hotel. During your visit to this solar powered hotel enjoy our complimentary hot breakfast, free in-room high speed internet access, 40 inch flat screen TVs, 24-hour business center, and on-site fitness center. Other guest facilities include a large outdoor pool, hot tub, free bike rental, and conference center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn

Address: 770 28th St, Boulder, CO 80303-2343
Region: United States > Colorado > Boulder
Price Range: RM518 - RM942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Boulder Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
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Boulder Best Western
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#2 Business Hotel in Boulder
#2 Green Hotel in Boulder
#3 Family Hotel in Boulder
#3 Romantic Hotel in Boulder
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“I alway book the large king since I appreciate the extra room. I forget what they call it.”
 of 5 bubbles haroldward, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Away from construction!”
 of 5 bubbles travelingms5, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had room 229 which was roomy, comfortable and quiet. It was located at the very end of the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles cindymichael2016, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Close CU campus.”
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“Top floor of two with a balcony facing the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles ArizonaLife, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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