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Reviewed 21 January 2017

This place is straight out of the 80s': popcorn ceilings, old school TV/linens, and the whole place smells like the local herb. SUPER convenient location though, literally ski in/Ski out and just a hundred feet (across the snow) to the main Gondola Square. Young attendants at the front desk were very nice and helpful with restaurant recommendations. Rent your skiis...

Thank Todd H
Lakewood Ranch
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I had to book here last minute due to a scheduling snafu with another place I intended to stay. I had eaten at the restaurant in the hotel the year prior while skiing and knew it was convenient to everything. It is ski in and ski out. Literally a stone's throw from the gondola and kids' ski school. This place...

Thank enikla
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This hotel is pretty outdated, old TVs, mini fridge, but no microwave or other cooking appliances, so other than keeping your wine and cheese chilled, not that useful. The pros: staff is wonderful, helpful, friendly; breakfasts are good, and the location is superb, with ski in - ski out access and ski rental and storage on-site. Plus, our mattress was...

Thank Sasswren
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I really do not understand how anyone could rate this place anything higher. Location, staff and small gestures like breakfast and welcome cocktail were great, as were pool and hot tub. Price was reasonable. (It was off-season.) Rooms are EXTREMELY outdated (small, TUBE tv's!!!) and musty smelling, no comforters just old bedspreads. Basement rooms pitiful and you can hear every...

Thank MVD11
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The staff makes stay OK The properly is outdated needs a complete redo . Bar scene is good. In general needs updated baths, new carpet and paint. The pool and hottub are good....overall not pleased with stay

Thank Dandydn41
Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is affordable for the area, but very outdated and my room really needed cleaning.The mattress was old, the bedspread was stained, and the box spring was ripped and sticking out. The carpet looked like it had t been cleaned in forever. There was a pretty good continental breakfast, and the room did have a mini fridge (although mine...

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Staff is nice, maids do their best to make things shine, but this property is old, old, old. Very old carpeting, sagging mattresses, old drapes, old tile, bedspreads just ok. New shower curtain! Definitely not a 3 star hotel. They allow pets.

Thank roxannel318
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Our location at the Ptarmigan was very nice. We had a great view of all the ski slopes as well as the gondolas, chair lifts from our hotel room, the only criticism was the parking. Some construction going on limited the parking to serious crowding.

Thank Steve C
Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nothing fancy, could definitely use an update however the Ptarmigan Inn was very clean. Comfortable and conveniently located to the gondola and only a couple miles to downtown Steamboat. Good restaurant and bar/happy hour specials. Good location and reasonably priced. I'd stay here again.

Thank cado66
Scotts Valley, California
Reviewed 18 August 2016

On a recent trip passing through Steamboat Springs, this was the only place in town with rooms available. The employees were all very nice especially John, the bartender. The inn needs updating but it was decent enough for a night's stay. One thing that I did not care for was the use of an egg-crate foam topper on the mattress....

Thank Robert G

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Snowbird Restaurant
Cuisines: American
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only Steamboat hotel with ski-in, ski-out access. The Ptarmigan Inn is the premier Steamboat lodging option for your Steamboat ski vacation, offering Steamboat’s only affordable ski-in ski-out access to the Steamboat Ski Resort. Start your Steamboat vacation planning now by letting us help you with all your needs while you’re here in Steamboat Springs. Check room availability and book now or contact a Steamboat lodging concierge. You’ll be glad you did. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ptarmigan Inn

Address: 2304 Apres Ski Way, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Region: United States > Colorado > Steamboat Springs
Price Range: RM396 - RM766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Ptarmigan Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
The Ptarmigan Hotel Steamboat Springs
Best Western Ptarmigan Hotel
Best Western Steamboat Springs
Ptarmigan Inn Steamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs Best Western
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“"Rent Skis at Christy Sports right in Hotel, Suite are very good"”
Gusk001, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lower floors have no view, if that is important,”
Sasswren, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best view is facing the mountains and the plaza of shops and resturants.”
I9209KLstevec, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the mountains. This side of the hotel overlooks a stream and the ski village.”
Loriis, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have a really good view.”
MapleMarvels, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
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