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Carefree, Arizona
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274 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We decided to book this motel for our two day stay in Durango. We did not plan to do anything but sleep in the room. It was small but the space was clean with a fridge, burners for cooking and microwave. The bed was very comfortable and the room appeared to be newly painted. Bathroom was small as well but... More 

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Thank creekertraveller
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very economic option without having to deal with chains or messy rooms. We decided to change rooms during our stay only because a better room became available. Entire motel is clean a well taken care of. They try to accommodate you in every way!!!! Will be back!

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Indialantic, Florida
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62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

While other tourists were paying high dollar for motels we secured the perfect "homey atmosphere" of the Caboose that's family owned & run. It's not fancy, but all we wanted was a place to lay our weary bodies & get a good nite's sleep before boarding the train in the a.m. to Silverton. It's quiet, clean with a great shower... More 

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Hudson, New Hampshire
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83 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed at the Caboose for one night only. It is an older motel but it is clean, quiet and the folks who run it were very friendly and accommodating. It is in a decent location, not right in downtown Durango but kind of on the outskirts. I wouldn't necessarily stay here for a week, but if you're looking to... More 

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Cape Coral
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43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Left Florida five days ago on a cross country motorcycle trip. Booked this hotel room, intentionally disregarding chain hotels in the area. Clean, comfortable and quaint. Outdated as some would say? Booya on you!!! This place is true Americana. Maureen checked my brother and I in and made us feel extremely welcome. I'll stay here again and again.

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Fort Scott, Kansas
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

If you want a plain place to stay, nothing fancy, just nice people, comfy bed, vintage individual furnishings, little kitchenette-at least in our room, good suggestions about best places to eat, etc. this place is for you. No pool or other bells and whistles, but just right for us. The hosts are super!

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Camden, Arkansas
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108 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I love staying at Mom and Pop motels. The Caboose is one of those family places. Room was quite clean, although I prefer a bag in the ice bucket. It was a kitchenette and I wasn't aware. Still quite roomy. Wish the bed had been more comfortable but then at my age that's becoming more difficult. All in all, I... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
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284 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This motel needs a little improvement. A few issues: The rooms all state non-smoking; however, during my stay, several individuals (six) sat outside their rooms and "mine" smoking up a storm. It was not only nasty but intrusive as they sat in the parking areas. Management lives on-site so they could have easily remedied the situation. Secondly, the rooms need... More 

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Thank Calitripgirl
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Rooms were very small and dated. Bathroom had no counter space and was cramped. Beds were not that comfortable. The windows had to be propped open with a stick if you wanted them open and not use the air conditioner. Manager/owner was not very friendly and almost rude. Definitely would not stay here again.

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New Mexico
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Last minute booking on a Saturday night in peak Colorado travel season...at $130, this was expensive, but it was at least $75 LESS than anything else in town, including chain hotels with much lower ratings. This is a clean, cozy, family owned motel on the highway heading north out of town. No frills, no problems, comfortable beds, plenty of hot... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Caboose Motel

Address: 3363 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4024
Region: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range: RM347 - RM476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Caboose Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We were in 107”
 of 5 bubbles creekertraveller, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in the back section away from the road, but I truly don't think there's a bad room.”
 of 5 bubbles Debs551, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are 1 st floor as only 20 rooms. Some even have extra bedrooms and kitchenettes. Park right in front of room and unload your bags.”
 of 5 bubbles NisTraveler, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“"Non-smoking rooms" but a designated place provided”
 of 5 bubbles debrac391, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on the South side, I think 103...the heater works and works well so do not turn up too high.”
 of 5 bubbles 789barbf, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
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