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    General Palmer Hotel

    567 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5422
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    After leaving the Telluride Blues and Brew Festival, we decided to take that gorgeous drive south to Durango. Now, admittedly we did find a very good deal for the General Palmer Hotel, so we had no idea what to expect. We arrived early, and were...More

    Thank Kaleila
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    You're paying a premium for the location. It's right next to the Durango Silverton train station, at the base of Main St. That's it. Some details: Very luke-warm shower in the morning. It got warmer toward the end, but most of the shower was chilly....More

    1  Thank Thomas M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Overall, this is a great hotel. Probably the best in town. The rooms are small but nicely decorated in a Victorian Style. If you like that kind of decor, you will love this hotel. Luckily, the bathroom is completely modern. While the staff is young...More

    Thank Geronimopromo
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was really a terrible hotel. Positives: bed was comfortable, shower was OK, free parking For the rest, this was an exceptionally dreary place to stay. Mediocre Victorian maybe updated in the 50s w yard sale furniture. The staff (almost certainly poorly paid and untrained)...More

    1  Thank murphy313
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel is beautiful and historic. The location is excellent as it is in the historic district and only a block from the depot for the Durango and Silverton Scenic Railroad. Parking is free and right next to the hotel. Our suite was in the...More

    1  Thank Terri B
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Durango
    • #6 Family Hotel in Durango
    • #7 Business Hotel in Durango
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    BigJoBR
    3 May 2017|
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    Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
    Elevator worked and the bell/desk person took our bags up!
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    12 February 2017|
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    Response from huntress411 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello! I do apologize for the delay. I do not get on here alot and am quite busy! I don't know if it's too late or not, but we had a WONDERFUL stay! The staff were very nice and respectful. Hope this helps!
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    30 January 2017|
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    "Ask if your room is in the main hotel and the train is at the back so be aware."
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    "Make reservations early and ask about elevator, stairs, train watching, etc."
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