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Historic Melrose Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wild eyed residents. Advertised $55 a night, charged $99. Horrific beds. I've stayed in a lot of older, budget priced rooms, for over 60 years, this was second worst room/bed quality in all my years of travel. The human environment was the worst, by far, that I've ever encountered. Appears to be housing drug using patrons, living on the second...

2Thank DeLoss C
Manitou Springs
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This place has such potential, but it doesn't quite hit the mark. As a traveler who has stayed in many youth hostels, I am very open to the spirit of hosteling--sharing a kitchen area, bathrooms, etc. Like another reviewer stated, "I really wanted to like this place. I don't mind a little shabbiness in return for some character," but this...

Thank Robin S
Durango, Colorado
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Be carefull when you book this hotel , it shows something when you rea gonna book it but when you get there , there is no parking space , the bathroom is to share , I expected more for the money I paid , the only good thing is the location , but other than that be careful.

Thank CristianS954
Fort Morgan, Colorado
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The chairs in the Living rooms had signs on them please do not sit, There was not chair in the rooms to sit in. The room had a strong Lysol pine-sol like industrial smell as strong as a Janitor's closet. I had politely asked that my Driver's License be returned after a few minutes of time had passed as I...

Thank fgoe57
Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My bed was historic, as in should have been thrown out a decade ago. It caved in at the center; anyone trying to lie on the edge would tumble into the middle. Rest of the hotel was not much better. Service was weird. Place felt sad overall. I think it's mostly a residential hotel? Maybe? I don't know. I really...

2Thank nikkijustnikki
Melrose H, Owner at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. As the owner of Historic Melrose Hotel it can be difficult to hear critical feedback, since we care so much about our customers and want to provide value and satisfaction for every one of them. However, I believe we can always improve, so I will share your thoughts with our team to see how we...

Guernsey, Channel Islands
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Very authentic with period furnishings and decor. Shared bathroom however I thought it excellent value and so much more interesting than a cookie-cutter motel. Perfect and friendly enough, would definitely stay again

Thank GlynCarre
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here during the Grand Junction Off Road mountain bike race! Price was very reasonable! Rooms a bit dated but the name says historic so what the heck! I slept well and in the end that's what counts and being downtown within walking distance of the event was what I wanted and this was right there!

Thank Azphojo
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Traveling for holidays and decide to stop over and spend a few nights in Grand Junction before heading to Vegas. Saw this hotel on a cannabis friendly lodging site and decided to give it a try. Quite affordable and accommodating, the communal kitchen was an added bonus to saving on eating out daily. The staff was awesome in knowing what...

1Thank Hank03
Melrose H, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciated your stay with us and are happy you felt well received. We hope you visit Grand Junction once again.

Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

This vintage hotel is also a hostel to budget or lone travelers. Check in was quick at 9pm. We booked a room with two beds and our own bathroom as we did not want to share a community bathroom. Heater kept turning off and on all night despite our efforts to set it so it would stay on all night....

1Thank AmeryinCO
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and insight.

Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Take this review with a grain of salt because I only spent a few hours here and never got a room. I arrived very late at night because of a train delay. I had a reservation at this place, and called ahead to let the manager (?) know I would be arriving at 2 or 3 am. He said fine,...

4Thank 7MileRiver
hotelmelrose, General Manager at Historic Melrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and insight. We always look forward to improving.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Historic Melrose Hotel is a residence for short- and long-term visits to the Grand Junction area offering clean, comfortable, and affordable rooms. Our guests vary from contractors, construction workers, federal workers, military, business travelers, vacationing couples to parents and relatives visiting children attending local colleges and universities. With both full private rooms and hostel style rooms, the Historic Melrose Hotel is ideal for the hostel traveler, the budget traveler, vacationing family, and business traveler. Our establishment is the epitome of the old world Pensione boutique hotel that you find all across Europe. Our unique 108 year old hotel is situated in Historic Downtown Grand Junction which is home to one of the largest outdoor sculpture exhibits in Colorado. #coloradofriendly ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Melrose Hotel

Address: 337 Colorado Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501-2411
Region: United States > Colorado > Grand Junction
Price Range: ₹ 2,133 - ₹ 4,331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Historic Melrose Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Historic Melrose Hotel North America/CO - Grand Junction
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“Sleep in your car, if necessary.”
delossc, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Steer clear of rooms near back patio (smoky and noisy). Also--WifI doesn't work in all rooms, best to ask first.”
648robins, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Look at the room first before you take a room”
fgoe57, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Chose another hotel.”
Endicott_Redbird, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Stay at the Hampton or Spring Hill Suites just down the street”
fwpc, 2 Jan 2014 | Read review
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