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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Our room was in the front on the end of the unit so we got very little light pollution from the other rooms. I was able to see and photograph (picture coming later) a lot of stars! It does get windy and the rooms get kind of loud from the wind noise, but I still got a good night's sleep....

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Hannibal, New York
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This was a rustic lodge at the top of Mesa Verde National Park. Had a beautiful scenic view of the mountains. Sunrise and sunset were beautiful. Lodge was ready to close for the season, but accommodations were great. Breakfast and dinner were great,

Thank Patricia M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 28 October 2016

So beautiful: the view and the accommodations. The unit we stayed in was freshly remodeled: clean, solid and very nicely done. There is shampoo, lotion, conditioner and soap at the sink and in the shower in nice pump bottles that stay clean and avoid the mess from a bar of soap and the waste associated with individual mini bottles. The...

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Brush, Colorado
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Good to stay inside the park. Short walk to the bus tour. Recommended if you have the time. Convenient drive to Long House Tour. The view was great. Deer grazing in the morning. Rooms are not large or well appointed. The private balcony is a plus.

1Thank John S
Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

With a group of 35, we overnighted at the Far View Lodge. The view is just breathtaking from your front balcony. We sat on the balcony and watched the stars at night. The only thing that made us come inside was the fact that we had to be up so early the next morning. Our evening meal was not so...

Thank Nancy G
Lehi, Utah
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This lodge is typical National Park lodging, which means no frills, so set your expectations accordingly. The Lodge is set up on a bluff that can see out for miles in every direction - really a stunning vista. Our room, like all of them, had a small back porch just big enough for a couple of chairs. It was really...

1Thank AndyManCan44
Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is an older park property managed by Aramark. The great thing about staying at Far View Lodge is you are in the park and eliminate the long drive to and from the park to a hotel in Cortez each day. The views are great and the night sky is beautiful because you are so removed from any city light...

2Thank GilB867
Dunsmore, England
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This lodge is very spread out at a very high point in Mesa Verde. Our room was some distance from the main block and although had amazing views into the distance it overlooked the car park of the adjacent property. Therefore we felt the overall ambience could have been better but we enjoyed our deck and the coyotes at night!...

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los altos
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Visited Far View Lodge in early October and stayed 2 nights in a Kiva Deluxe room. Our room was in 10-unit building next to lodge where the office, Metate restaurant, lounge, and store is located so it had very convenient access. Room was recently renovated, clean and comfortable with modern sink and shower fixtures. Room had a refrigerator and telephone,...

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Port Orchard, Washington
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We spent four days in unit 131, king top floor. Amazing sunrises from the bed, stars can also be seen from bed. There is a nice little deck with a table and chairs, great view! Coffee maker, refrigerator, plenty of space. Only a minute walk to the dinning hall or lounge. The restaurant is decent, but after the first night...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Far View Lodge

Address: 1 Navajo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330
Region: United States > Colorado > Mesa Verde National Park
Price Range: ₹ 8,446 - ₹ 11,396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Far View Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 150
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Far View Hotel Mesa Verde National Park
Mesa Verde Far View Lodge
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“Rooms closer to the main lodge have better views.”
 of 5 bubbles playerblue99, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our second floor room was outstanding!”
  • A little chipmunk climbs for his breakfast
  • Ship Rock...some 40-miles away!
  • Far View Lodge at sunset
  • Sunset over Mesa Verde
 of 5 bubbles okeedoke, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not sure of price as it was included in our tour package. There are no tvs in the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles R936AHpatriciam, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms have different views so if possible try to choose which set of rooms you are in by the view you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles Poppymn, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room with a view. I understand some rooms do not have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 834nancyg, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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