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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived and the owner greeted me. Very Nice. The rooms are well done. No problems at all. Parking near room 1 2 3 4 dont allow parking in front of room. The fridge didnt work but was not enough an issue to ask for assistance. However it should have been on/working. These rooms have kitchen which is free if you...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks for your time to write review...Refrigerator works: Turn on inside box...Thank you for staying...Cheers Sam Salter

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The cleanliness of the room was subpar and the customer service was poor. We were in room 24. There were stains on the bed linen, furniture, ironing board, and carpet. The bath mat needed to be replaced and the grout in the bathroom was black in areas. We also discovered a bedbug on a pillow after we had already slept...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

I've been disinfecting rooms every month for15 years; Since, epidemic was identified. Been able to stay ahead of infestations until now...Fortuitously, infestation was found in only 1 room. Room was disinfected and sanitized. Moreover, ALL rooms were stripped, cleaned and rendered hygienic. I certify my rooms, Sam Salter

Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We love this place. The owners are great, especially Sam. Although, we missed him this visit. But, did visit with his wife. The property is very neat and clean. Our room was just great as it usually is. It is a great place to stay if you are headed up the Central City. It gets us away from all the...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Sorry I missed seeing you both...Until the next time, Cheers Sam

Englewood, Colorado
Reviewed 23 August 2016

First let me start by saying my husband and I have stayed 4 the last 8 years 5 times here.It is our close to home getaway. We since first stay enjoyed our quiet,restful,fun time there this us why we returned,Sam so friendly welcoming,took time to acknowledge our return we talk laugh together.well this all came to such a twisted stay...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Our stay was over a year ago. I only gave our stay 3 stars because we stayed in their only pet friendly room that they had - which was not yet renovated. (Check with management to see if any rules have changed in regard to pets.) The room was average, but had what we needed. Microwave & minifridge, TV, decent...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for YOUR stay: We are always renovating...Cheers, Sam Salter

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Clean & very adequate. Liked the mini-kitchenette! But PLEASE put a brighter lightbulb in the shower/toilet room. It was so difficult to see well enough to shave & to use the toilet at night. Could cause an accident--liability should be a concern, Sam! Limited TV channels, & not even the Denver channels!

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

All bathrooms have 100watt bulbs: We are a lodging facility, not a sports bar...Cheers Sam Salter

Fort Dodge, Iowa
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Units are equipped with kitchens if you plan an extended stay. Lovely patio with grill for use by guests. Flowers everywhere. Interior decorations are homey and makes you think you are staying in a friends house, not a motel. They use actual keys, not a plastic card that doesn't work half the time! Within walking distance of a city park...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Enjoyed your review. Alya and I share an absolute commitment to our Columbine Inn. We cherish positive affirmation; And, feed on inspiration...Cheers Alya & Sam Salter

Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Columbine Inn for 1 night in a king room. Pros: Our room was clean and convenient for early AM access to Mt Evans. WiFi was available, free and fast. Cons: Vanity area is very small. Shrubs and trees block easy access to rooms. Inn is located near I-70 and is a bit noisy - we blocked...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review...Cheers Sam

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

I called columbine inn because after reading the pet policy I saw that room 22 was available and that is the only pet friendly room they have. The person that answered my call began to tell me what was available and I let him know I had two 8 pound Yorkies that would be with us. He immediately said "we...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

I treat people like they treat me...Cheers, Sam

Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stayed here after attending a concert at Red Rocks, about 1/2 hour away. Cute little motel with a kitchen, comfy bed and a psychedelic bathroom faucet! Turn out the lights and watch the rainbow light show from the faucet! The only drawback is that this nifty old mining town draws the bikers - and their roar at all hours...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Many Red Rocks concert goers opt to stay in the mountains rather than the Foothills or Denver metro area. Although Idaho Springs is a busy place, especially in the summer, we are happy you chose Columbine Inn and hope you return. Thanks for the time to write a review. Cheers! Sam

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Columbine Inn

Address: 2501 Colorado Blvd., Idaho Springs, CO 80452
Region: United States > Colorado > Idaho Springs
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Columbine Hotel Idaho Springs
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Room 2 was great”
 of 5 bubbles TimandDeni, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure what to say”
 of 5 bubbles petersonge, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stay in a King room close to the office, but I know they have other great rooms.”
  • This bed was so comfortable was perfect for us and a really good nights sleep!!
 of 5 bubbles karenrn94, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Looks like all are good.”
 of 5 bubbles CathyH872, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are ground floor with parking right at door.”
 of 5 bubbles Maxthedog2013, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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