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Durango Colorado Accommodations

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The Durango center point is approximately the area of Downtown Durango and the area of Durango Arts Center.

Durango enjoys a picturesque location in southwestern Colorado. With canyons, desert mesas, sandstone bluffs, alpine peaks, and sparkling lakes, there's no shortage of outdoor activities to enjoy. Hike through the summer, ski through the winter, and enjoy the stunning natural vistas year-round. If you prefer to enjoy the sights in a more leisurely fashion, hop onboard the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad or take a drive on one of the scenic byways in the San Juan National Forest. More from this guide...

"A Very Memorable Trip."
Author: , a Hotel Planner from , reviewed on 30-Oct-2014
Score of City:
5.0 / 5

Durango is know for its Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railraod. Such an exciting trip through the San Juan Mountains, climbing to the top of the world in Silverton. A very memorable trip. Mesa Verde National Park is also very close and another tourist attraction for Durango. The small main street shops are wonderful to stroll by. A really great place to visit.

Durango Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Durango Downtown Inn : 800 Camino Del Rio 800 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
  • You'll enjoy economical prices, comfortable accommodations, and a convenient location at the Durango Downtown Inn. Located just one block from Main Street, this hotel is centrally located near many of the sites and attractions of historic Durango. The hotel borders the Animas River, so you'll easily enjoy outdoor recreational activities on the water. You'll also be close to the Diamond Circle Theater and Chapman Hill. At the hotel, there are a number of amenities, such as well-appointed accommodations, an on-site restaurant, a swimming pool, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. The Durango Downtown Inn will help to make your stay in this historic western city one that is comfortable and enjoyable.
  • Three Star hotel
  • TV needs to be updated
  • The majority of guests thought they were poorly maintained
Strater Hotel 699 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Get a taste of the Old West while visiting Durango at the Historic Strater Hotel. Built in 1887, this hotel is a landmark in Durango offering vintage charm and first-class accommodations and amenities. Here, you will feel as if you took a trip back in time to the days of the Old West. The 93 guest rooms are uniquely appointed and feature antique accessories. The hotel offers two of the most renowned bars and restaurants in the Western United States. Special packages are available to offer you a customized and memorable experience. While staying here, you'll also be located near the sites and attractions of Durango. The hotel is located right in the city center and is also near the Animas River, the Animas Museum, and the many outdoor recreational activities that Durango has to offer.
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • AC works well
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Doubletree Hotel Durango : 501 Camino Del Rio 501 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
  • The DoubleTree by Hilton Durango is situated on the banks of the Animas River, just steps away from the restaurants, bars, and exciting activity of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train Station. The location makes it an ideal place to call home during your visit to Durango. Other nearby points of interest include the Mesa Verde National Park, the Animas Museum, Chapman Hill, and the Diamond Circle Theater. After a long day of exploring the surrounding area, retire to the hotel and enjoy the accommodations and amenities, including recreational activities, wireless Internet access, room service, and an on-site lounge.
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • 7 conference rooms in property
  • Most guests were happy with the room service
  • Most guests were satisfied with the menu
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Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn : 400 East 2nd Ave. 400 East 2nd Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Midscale Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
  • The best family trip
  • Most guests were happy with the price of the breakfast
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Durango Central in Durango 21636 Highway 160 West, Durango, CO 81301
  • Midscale Highway hotel
  • Gym is available on property
  • About half of guests thought the atmosphere was somewhat friendly
  • Fantastic rooms
Residence Inn Durango
+1-866-429-5787
21691 Highway 160 West, Durango, CO 81301
  • Affordable Rural property
  • Free breakfast
  • Updated fixtures
  • Quiet room
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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 2002 Main St., Durango, CO 81301
  • Economy Downtown property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Best Western Durango Inn & Suites in Durango 21382 Us Highway 160 West, Durango, CO 81303
  • Two star Resort property
  • 2 floors in property
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Quality Inn Durango 2930 North Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Cheap Mountain hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Great reception
  • Clean Rooms
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Durango Travelodge 2970 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Cheap Mountain hotel
  • Free breakfast available
Days Inn Durango 3030 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Inexpensive property
Comfort Inn & Suites Durango - Durango 455 South Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81303
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Check-in time: 4:00 pm
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Best Western Mountain Shadows : 3255 Main Ave. 3255 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • If you are planning a trip to the Colorado city of Durango, book a room at the Best Western Mountain Shadows Inn. This hotel offers a central location and reasonable prices to ensure your trip to the area is comfortable, convenient, and affordable. This newly remodeled hotel offers well-appointed guest rooms and pleasing amenities without the hefty price tags that are attached to some of the other accommodations in the area. The guest rooms offer all that you could possibly want or need. You'll love the convenient amenities that help to make your stay in Durango enjoyable. Best of all, the hotel's location is perfect for exploring the sites and attractions that Durango is famed for, such as the Mesa Verde National Park, the Durango Mountain Park, the Narrow Gauge Railroad, and Fort Lewis College.
  • Midscale Highway property
  • 65 rooms in hotel
  • Almost all guests said the bathroom was clean
  • Good internet service
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Knights Inn Durango Co 3515 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • 2-star Highway property
  • Free comp. breakfast
Super 8 Durango 20 Stewart St., Durango, CO 81303
  • 2-star hotel
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
Hampton Inn - Durango 3777 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Mid-scale property
  • 76 rooms in hotel
  • For only 56%, the bathroom was ok
  • Average wifi quality
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Durango : 15 Girard St. 15 Girard St., Durango, CO 81303
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Hotel has 78 suites
La Quinta Inn Durango
+1-888-283-3404
125 Mercury Village Dr., Durango, CO 81303
  • Affordable property
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Iron Horse Inn in Durango
+1-866-221-8581
5800 North Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301
  • Cheap hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Nicely located swimming pool
  • Location is great
Wilderness Trails Ranch - Bayfield
+1-866-429-5787
23486 County Rd. 501, Bayfield, CO 81122 ~23.99 miles east of Durango
  • Four-star Mountain hotel
  • 3 meeting rooms in property
Purgatory Lodge by Durango Mountain Resorts 24 Sheol St., Durango, CO 81301
  • High-end Mountain property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See policy
  • Great location
  • Can't wait to come back
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Rico Hotel - Rico
+1-888-690-5247
124 South Glasgow Ave., Rico, CO 81332 ~29.90 miles north of Durango
  • Three Star Mountain hotel
  • Check in: 3;00 p.m.
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Aztec 623 Phoenix Court, Aztec, NM 87410 ~33.13 miles south of Durango
  • Inexpensive Highway property
  • Check in: 3:00pm
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Far View Lodge Mile Marker 15 Inside, Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330 ~33.82 miles west of Durango
  • 2-star Mountain hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Pool should be renewed
  • Carpet was pretty worn
Days Inn Cortez in Cortez 430 North State Highway 145, Cortez, CO 81321 ~37.38 miles west of Durango
  • Inexpensive Rural hotel
  • Check in time: 11:00 AM
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Durango has a rich arts and culture scene as well. Visit the Durango Arts Center, Southern Ute Cultural Center & Museum, or Toh-Atin Gallery of Native American art. When it's time to relax, you can head to the area's natural hot springs for a rejuvenating soak. If you prefer to unwind on the links, try the Glacier Club, Hillcrest Golf Club, or Dalton Ranch Golf Club. There are more than 500 shopping locations in the Durango area for distinctive souvenirs.

Durango is a diverse vacation destination with everything from exhilarating zipline adventures to leisurely gourmet dining and intriguing microbrewery tours. Book a room here for an unforgettable taste of southwest Colorado.

When to Visit Durango, CO

Durango, Colorado experiences four distinct seasons, so you can enjoy something different nearly every month of the year. In the spring months, you'll find average highs that range from 55 in March to 73 in May. Spring events include the Durango Bluegrass Meltdown, Durango Ragtime & Early Jazz Festival, Durango Wine Experience, Durango Celtic Festival, and more.

Summer heats up with average highs in the mid to upper 80s from June through August. In the summer, you can attend Music in the Mountains, the La Plata County Fair, and the San Juan Brewfest. This is one of the area's busiest seasons as families flock to the area to enjoy their summer vacation. If you're looking to avoid the crowds, wait till things cool down in the following months.

In autumn, temperatures drop with an average high of 79 in September, 66 in October, and 52 in November. The lows fall rapidly from an average of 42 in September to 23 in November. Pack plenty of layers and you can easily enjoy this season. Annual events include the Durango Autumn Arts Festival, Oktoberfest, Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering, and Durango Heritage Celebration.

Come during winter and you can experience Winterfest at Purgatory Resort, Snowdown, or the Durango Independent Film Festival. The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad hosts The Polar Express. Winter highs are in the 40s while lows dip into the teens, so bundle up accordingly.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Durango, CO:

seasonality of hotel rates in Durango

Durango, CO: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. nightly cost trends by star rating class in Durango, CO. Browse these illustrations to determine the best time to book a room in Durango for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Durango, CO

4 Star Average Prices: $112.95

If you're looking for a distinctive hotel stay that stands out from the ordinary, book a room at the Historic Strater Hotel. Originally built in 1887, this storied location is an eye-catching landmark in downtown Durango. Guest rooms feature elegant antique Victorian furnishings. Classic rooms offer cable television, tiled Victorian bathrooms, clock radios, and sound machines. Upgrade to a Deluxe room for additional space to spread out. Premium rooms include small dining tables and sitting areas, larger bathrooms, and bath robes.

On-site dining is available the Historic Strater Hotel in the Mahogany Grille or Diamond Belle Saloon. You'll find live music and an extensive drink menu at The Office Spiritorium. If you're looking to catch a show, look no further than the hotel's Henry Strater Theatre.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Durango enjoys a picturesque spot right on the Animas River. A complimentary shuttle will take you to and from the airport and other destinations within a three-mile radius. The Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is within easy walking distance. Stay fit on-site with the pool, fitness center, and riverside jogging track. You can dine in the hotel at the Edgewater Grille and Lounge or Animas River Café. In-room dining is available as well.

At the Residence Inn by Marriott Durango, you can take a relaxing dip in any season at the indoor pool and spa. You'll enjoy complimentary dining with the daily buffet breakfast and RIMix evening social Monday through Wednesday. The spacious suites here feature a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, oven, and stovetop. A first night starter kit will help you feel at home, while the hotel's grocery shopping service keeps your kitchen stocked for extended stays.

Affordable Hotels in Durango, CO

3 Star Average Prices: $125.91

You don't have to drain your vacation budget to enjoy a comfortable stay in Durango. There are several affordable picks that will give you a convenient room at a lower price point. The Knights Inn Durango CO is one of the most affordable options in the city. Situated near the San Juan National Forest, this hotel offers easy access to outdoor highlights. You'll enjoy free coffee in the morning to perk up your day. Rooms include a microwave and refrigerator so you can keep simple breakfast essentials or snacks on hand.

The Durango Travelodge is a budget-friendly pick that offers a complimentary Bear Bites breakfast and free newspaper to start your day right. In your room, you'll enjoy the convenience of a kitchenette featuring a stove, mini-refrigerator, and microwave, so you can make simple meals and satisfying snacks right in the room. This pet-friendly location is ideal for travelers who have furry friends in their party.

At the Days Inn Durango, mornings start with the chain's signature Daybreak breakfast. A microwave and mini-refrigerator are available in each room. This hotel is ideal for travelers who don't have a rental car in their budget. A free trolley stops at its doorstep and takes guests to downtown Durango.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Durango

2 Star Average Prices: $103.84

2 Star Hotel Prices in Durango

Which Durango hotels have real discounts?

If you're looking for a fast way to save on your visit, check out the loyalty programs available from your favorite hotel chains. If you travel often, you can earn and cash in points for extra savings. Many of these popular hotels offer additional discounts for qualifying visitors.

Locations like the Knights Inn Durango CO, Days Inn Durango, and Durango Travelodge participate in the Wyndham Rewards program. These Wyndham hotels also offer discount rates for AAA/CAA members, AARP members, seniors, and government employees.

If you're an HHonors member, you can use your points at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Durango or Homewood Suites by Hilton Durango. These locations offer discounts for AAA/CAA members, seniors, AARP members, and military families.

You can earn or use Marriott Rewards at locations like the Residence Inn in Durango. Discounted rates are available here for AAA/CAA members, seniors, government employees, and military personnel. Best Western Hotels like the Best Western Mountain Shadows offer discounted rates for AARP, AAA, and CAA members.

Best Value Options in Durango, CO

Are you shopping for a mid-priced hotel that packs in plenty of added perks? Try the Durango Downtown Inn, just one block from Main Street. The hotel is located right on the Animas River, offering easy access to a picturesque three-mile walking trail. The fitness center and indoor pool offer additional opportunities for recreation. An Applebee's is located on-site for easy dining.

The Comfort Inn & Suites Durango and Best Western Mountain Shadows are additional options for a value-packed stay. Both hotels offer a complimentary hot breakfast, high-speed internet, and indoor pool. An in-room refrigerator and microwave make it easy to keep your own favorite bites on hand as well. The Best Western offers a 25-inch television with cable television and HBO, while guests at the Comfort Inn have a 32-inch television in their room.

Getting Around Durango, CO

Durango is an extremely walkable city, particularly downtown. Several hotels are within walking distance of major highlights like the scenic Animas River and Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. The railroad can transport you to Silverton where you'll find excellent skiing at Kendall Mountain and Silverton Mountain, a historic downtown, and attractions like the Old Hundred Gold Mine and Mayflower Gold Mill National Historic Site.

If you're not up for walking, you can use the Durango Transit System. The buses and trolleys run on three lines, offering service from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays. The historic Durango Trolley runs every 20 minutes from 7 a.m. to 10:40 p.m. daily. If you're enjoying the nightlife, you can board the Late Night Weekend Bus on Friday and Saturday from 11 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

If you bring a car to Durango, you'll find ample parking throughout the city. Municipal lots offer free parking on weekends, holidays, and any day after 5 p.m. Street parking is metered with time limits ranging from 30 minutes to ten hours. You can use trolley tokens to deposit payments at the meters.

Durango, Colorado is a prime destination for travelers who want to get away from the bustle of their daily lives and enjoy a slower-paced adventure that's closer to nature. Whether you're relaxing in the hot springs or hiking through the forests, you'll find no shortage of rejuvenating activities for a memorable getaway. Book your hotel room and start planning your escape to Durango.

Government Per Diem Rates in Durango, CO Chart

Below are the GSA reimbursement limits for hotel spending in Durango, CO excluding taxes per night. See gsa.gov for more details.

Applies to La Plata

Season BeginSeason EndLodging RateMeals & Incidentals
June 1, 2017September 30, 2017$152.00$64.00
October 1, 2017May 31, 2018$105.00$64.00
June 1, 2018September 30, 2018$160.00$64.00

What did travelers think of the city of Durango?

Below are reviews of the city of Durango, CO from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great!"
Score 5.0 / 5

The view is spectacular, and great varieties of restaurants, friendly atmosphere.

Melissa G., from 02-Apr-2017
"Easy to Get Around and Explore!"
Score 4.0 / 5

City of Durango is easy to navigate! Historic area allowed for easy walking visits! And access to the surrounding scenic highways and mountain cities was wonderful, with Durango as our "home base". Quick and Easy to visit Silverton, Telluride, and Dolores, CO, too!

Jeannie M., from 17-Oct-2016
"Beautiful Views"
Score 5.0 / 5

Durango is spectacular for its views, it's a very nice outdoor environment and fun for all ages.

Shannon R., from 04-Jan-2016
"Durango CO is the great outdoors."
Score 5.0 / 5

I loved the proximity to the San Juan Mountains, and the variety of outdoor activities.

Rose S., from 06-Jul-2014
"Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad"
Score 5.0 / 5

Train of course, JBo's pizza, Texas Bar-B-Que. Everyone in the City waves to the train riders; that was great for the small boys (30) we had on the train.

Richard S., from 20-May-2014
"San Juan Mountains"
Score 4.0 / 5

Quaint, pretty and surrounded by spectacular mountains.

Richard H., from 15-May-2014
The average traveler rating of the city of Durango, CO shown above is 4.7 out of 5 based on 7 reviews
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