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Suamico, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The hotel had good ratings in tripadvisor. I suspect there are some good rooms and can understand those who say is is a quaint and nice little place. However for us this is perhaps the worst lodging I've experienced in a long long time (including trips to 3rd world places). The room looked like it rarely gets a thorough cleaning....

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

This fellow has the Columbine Inn, inadvertently mistaken for another motel. He stayed here On September 8th and 9th in a King suite (#06)... The room and all furnishings are new. He mentioned a register falling off wall in bathroom. All rooms have radiant heat in floors; Hence, no registers... I emailed him regarding his recollection. Sam Salter/owner

Kansas, United States
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Idaho Springs is just a stop on Highway I-70 west of Denver, cute town and this was a really nice "motor motel". Looks like they have been updating, the decor was a bit cluttered and 90's like, but very clean and the price is right. The room had a kitchenette but no dishes or utensils provided without a deposit-we hadn't...

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for you review: King suites were built in 2002...Cheers Sam Salter

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice and clean. The owner Sam was very nice and told us about the back patio area. . Looks like they are making updates and keeping it modern. Loved the back patio area. Would come back to this place again.

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review...Cheers Sam

Independence, Missouri
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very happy with our choice. Small limited parking but- Nice to pull right up to your room! Simple and inexpensive. Very clean and comfortable. Close to adorable downtown Idaho Springs and Arapaho National Park a plus!

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innkeeper617, Owner at Columbine Inn, responded to this review

Pleased with your relaxed fit...Cheers, Sam Salter

joe
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

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • 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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“We only stayed in another, but I enjoyed room 4! Never tried the cottages, but I'm sure they are nice as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 561robg, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms had stoves and sinks and the inn would supply pots, pans and dinnerware if you were staying longer and wanted to cook in the room.”
 of 5 bubbles jimages, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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