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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Discovery Lodge is just right for us because we go to view the elk in October. This is the place!! It is a very clean, simple and rustic place, and comfortable enough for us. It's located adjacent to the golf course and walking path. The elk hang out there in abundance!

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Trip was a sisters get away. The drive over Trail Ridge Road getting to Estes Park was spectacular scenert. Front desk staff very friendly and made great recommendations on places to hike shop and eat. No coffee maker on the room but coffee is available at front desk.

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Lone Tree, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I wanted to venture Estes Park and were looking for something affordable to stay at. Discovery lodge was very conveniently located. We were able to walk to the downtown area from there (15min walk). It was a short drive to The Rocky Mountain National Park. The lodge was very clean and comfortable. It felt cozy. It was... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

They've updated our favorite room. Beds are much more comfortable. Love that it is pet friendly. Great value. It's a little out of the way from the center of town but we get treated to elk that walk by the grounds! We could watch elk from our balcony or go inside to a cozy fire.

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest. I appreciate your positive feedback about our hotel. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area again soon, don't hesitate to call us. More 

Wakefield, Kansas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the BEST location in Estes Park to view the elk. The golf course was right out our lodge door where the elk like to hang out. We even had elf front and center from our room. We have stayed at the Discovery Lodge multi times. Booking early is highly recommended as they fill up quickly. Husband enjoyed fishing... More 

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Happy Guest. Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our hotel to other travelers. I'm sure our entire hotel staff enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Take care! More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here overnight while visiting RMNP. comfortable, pretty quiet. Could walk to some shopping and restaurants but was easier to drive. Check in was easy, old school not a four seasons but clean and nice. Overall decent spot to rest your head

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us to a friend. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel in the near future. More 

Longmont, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was excellent. The front desk person LINDA went over and beyond the call of duty helping us with every question and detail of our trip. The room was great with views and plenty of room at very fair price. I WILL be getting that room again very soon. 2 beds with a couch , fireplace , windows all... More 

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We will let Linda know that you were pleased with her service. We hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a two night stay. It was great! All Staff was very friendly and accommodating. From the moment we checked in, to the day we checked out . The room was very clean and we had a great vue of the whole city. We used the hot tub and it was clean and new. We have... More 

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay is just around the corner. Call us if there is anything we can help you with. More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I picked Discovery Lodge for our 15 hour vacation.Not a cookie cutter room,but a genuine knotty pine paneled cozy room with updated carpet. Great location close in to town, but when I took my dog out after dark, we were serenaded by 3 elk bugleling from different directions. That's authentic Colorado! Linda, at the front desk was... More 

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Traveler. I am pleased to hear that you find our location to your liking. On your next visit, we are happy to share with you a sample itinerary that will help you maximize your stay in the area. I hope to see you again soon. More 

MULVANE, United States
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Early November 2016 vacation for two retired adults. Discovery Lodge was great-enjoyed our stay very much-extended our stay two times-total of eight days! Brian and other employees were very helpful, courteous and friendly. Room cleaned extremely well each day. Fireplace in several rooms are available. The lodge was well maintained, very convenient to everything in Estes Park. Not a new... More 

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Coyote_Mountain, Manager at Discovery Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. I will be sure to let our staff know how much of an impact they made on your experience. We are always pleased to be your second home when you're at the area. More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Discovery Lodge. We are within walking distance of downtown Estes Park Colorado. Although we are located near downtown, the views of the Rocky Mountains are clearly visible and some of the best. Here at the Discovery Lodge you are located just 10 minutes from the Rocky Mountain National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Lodge

Address: 800 Big Thompson Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
Region: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range: ₹ 4,582 - ₹ 10,533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Discovery Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Discovery Hotel Estes Park
Discovery Motel Estes Park
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Estes Park
#2 Green Hotel in Estes Park
#11 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
#12 Family Hotel in Estes Park
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“For 2 adults, I suggest the King Rooms with the balcony. For a family or couples the 2 bedrooms with the fireplace are very fun.”
 of 5 bubbles E9316ZGlisas, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“THey let you look at all the rooms you want to pick your fav :)”
 of 5 bubbles susan4yah, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best view of golf course(not closest) fireplace room, try to avoid a room with a room above-walk noise below.”
 of 5 bubbles larrysW8711PV, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“202 and 203 are not in the bigger 2-story complex”
 of 5 bubbles tiadora, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“310 mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles waynef473, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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