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Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez

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New Ulm, MN
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264 reviews
100 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cortez is a great spot for visiting some of SW Colorado's premier attractions. My bus group and I used it as a 3-night hub for visits to 4 Corners, Mesa Verde, and Durango. There are also multiple restaurants and a Walmart within walking distance. The laundry facilities are next door along with the fitness center and a restaurant. The sales... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

AlumniGuy! Thanks for the GREAT review! We are so happy your group enjoyed their trip to our beautiful area! It looks like you covered a lot of ground, how fun! Hope your trip was successful enough to plan another one down here!! Hope you are having a GREAT day!!! More 

Mobile, Alabama
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, modern and comfortable. Plus Arielle at front desk works at getting the best information to customers. Very satisfied with the room and a good value. Can't go wrong here. Includes pool, fitness room and parking.

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Tripper221! Thank you for the awesome review! I will make sure Ariella knows she made an impression! Hope you are having a great day! More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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229 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

October 14, 2016 - This is an award winning Holiday Inn Express; has won numerous awards from the International Hotel Group. I understand why the hotel has won awards. The staff is superb. Shannon Jones checked us in upon arrival. Wow, was she ever courteous and professional, greeting me with a big smile and acknowledging my awards membership status. Initially,... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Jerryh9905 Thanks for the EPIC review! I will make sure Cade, Shannon, "Rindi" and Molly all get acknowledged and rewarded for their efforts! We have replaced the 10lb weights and fixed the washers as well as are working on a great solution for the fitness center TV, so thank you for making us aware of those deficiencies, we appreciate it!... More 

Marco Island
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72 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people who work at this hotel are extremely friendly, cater to your needs, and are very helpful. We stayed there twice and loved each day. The rooms are comfortable, clean, linens and towels are beautifully clean, and the maids do a great job each day. If you have needs like extra pillows or towels they will bring them to... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Jamericama! Thanks for the EPIC review! Your Awesome! Sounds like you really put your vacation to good use, those are all awesome places to visit! Hope you day is filled with smiles and laughter! More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have nothing but GREAT reviews for this hotel! To start with, beds and rooms were super clean and spacious. Breakfast service by Fred was AWESOME!! Fred Really made my morning! His breakfast service was TOP RATE, super clean, and he was so professional and positive! I have never seen such a first rate breakfast service in ANY other hotel... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Kaypee101! thanks for the Awesome Review!! I will make sure everyone in the breakfast room see's it, however, we do not have anyone named Fred here. Fred sounds Awesome, and I just want to make sure that if he works at another Holiday Inn Express, that his team knows how great an impact he had on your stay! Way to... More 

TX
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stayed here last June overnight, but it was a return trip. Service was quick and easy. Our room was clean, and the kids had a great time in the pool. Breakfast was your normal HIE fare. We bought some jewelry in the lobby, but it wasn't all that well made and fell apart on the first time wearing it... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

KLTB! thanks for the Great Review! We are happy that you enjoyed your time and your stay. I am sorry your jewelry fell apart. People normally rave about Frieda's jewelry : ( Hope you having an awesome day!! More 

Seattle, Washington
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124 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stayed here for one night on a road trip from Denver to Phoenix. Check is was slow and the upsale of the IHG hotel program was not appreciated. The room was clean the decor was a bit on the tacky side. a heart shaped jacuzzi with mirrored walls???? Not really my style. The room served its purpose, the bed... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

nbk5276! Thanks for the Review! Sorry we were busy during your check in, that's the worst. Nothing like waiting in a line after a long drive : ( I understand you also did not appreciate us encouraging you to enroll in the IHG Rewards Loyalty Program; but it really only benefits you, with free points and gifts and perks and... More 

Draper, Utah
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Arrived at hotel on 10/21/2016 front desk was handing out bottled water to people didn't think anything of it. Room was nice and clean looked like new. Went to brush my teeth and the water was brown, called the front desk and told the young lady she said they knew there was a problem and should be fixed in the... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Good morning hixinutah! I am so sorry you were here when the cities water lines broke, it can be very shocking and I completely agree, we should have been on top of it and let you know prior to checking into the Hotel that this was going on, and for that I am truly sorry. I have spoken with two... More 

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97 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez has a convenient location. Rooms are of ample size and nicely appointed with a southwest motif. Cable TV offered a huge array of channels. In room WiFi service was adequate.

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

James M! You rule! We are approaching the end of the busy seasons so rates will begin dropping and stay low for the rest of the winter! Thanks for staying with us! Have an epic day!! More 

Pleasanton, California
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308 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Perfect stop on way to Mesa Verde, the park is about 10mins away. The hotel wasn't brand new and you can get that feeling. But overall the experience was good. Staff friendly. Rooms were clean. Pool open anytime with hot tub. We stayed in the kids suite which was perfect and a better value than 2 queen rooms. This is... More 

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Justin V, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez, responded to this review

Bo C! Thanks for the GREAT review!! We are happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed their stay! Hope you have fall colors where you are, they are beautiful here today!! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Free Wired and Wireless Internet access! Microwave and refreigerators in every room. Free Hot Breakfast Buffett! 100% Non-Smoking! Sorry, No Pets Allowed. Indoor Pool, Dry Sauna & Jacuzzi! Breakfast served 6:30am-9:30am M-F and 6:30am-10:00am Sat & Sun! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez

Address: 2121 East Main Street, Cortez, CO 81321
Region: United States > Colorado > Cortez
Price Range: RM366 - RM608 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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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?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room 118 on the first floor was good.”
  • Television and dresser
  • Like the sink area outside the toilet and shower area
  • Two queen beds were very comfortable
 of 5 bubbles JerryH9905, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A room on the hallway where the dining room is will be very quiet and peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles Jamericama, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not near the ice machine”
 of 5 bubbles hixinutah, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be great as it was extremely quiet in the halls and rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles colin92, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a room on the second floor very close to the sitting area and we all really like that.”
 of 5 bubbles NYFamily39K, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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