Let’s face it, the words “affordable accommodations” can mean the hotel has seen better days. With that, many keep on driving or surfing the web looking for other options. However, in the case off the Quality Inn & Suites on River, in Glenwood Springs, CO, it also means you can sleep comfortably at an affordable price without loosing quality. And who could turn that down?
Comfortable rooms in the pet-friendly property are decorated with rich earth tones and accented with artwork unique to Glenwood Springs. Each room is also complete with a refrigerator, microwave and flat screen TV. Come morning, join other guests in the lobby for a full breakfast lineup that goes well beyond toast and coffee. (Yes, we are talking Belgian Waffles here.) The staff is friendly and accommodating to make sure your stay is tops.
Outside of the rooms, you will find a patio surrounded by trees backing up to the Colorado River and a richly red shaded mountain backdrop. Time it right and you can catch the Rio Grande Train scream by for a postcard perfect view. Fire up the grill on the patio and you can enjoy dinner with a view of the majestic backdrop. “People always take advantage of deck. It can be a pretty lively atmosphere out here. It’s nice too because you can sit on the deck and see right into the pool and hot tub if your kids are inside” says Director of Sales, Anders Rosen.
Directly across the street, take advantage of the Manager’s Happy Hour at the hotels sister property, the Glenwood Suites. Beer, wine, soda and snacks are served from 5-7 p.m. daily at the hotels bar. “The nice thing is people get to know and meet each other. A lot of friendships can be made or even networking opportunities,” says Anders.
The hotel is a breezy two miles from the historic downtown Glenwood Springs. If you are anxious to take advantage of the outdoors, there is a bike path directly behind the hotel that drops you into town after taking a scenic ride along the Colorado River. Once there, hit the ground running to explore the many shops and restaurants authentic to Glenwood Springs.
Hot Tub, Pool, Fitness Center, Free wireless high-speed Internet access, business center, access to copy and fax services. Laundry facilities and a safe are located on the property for guest convenience.
Off Season Rates:
$99-$149 (Memorial Day to Labor Day)
Quality Inn & Suites On The River
2650 Gilstrap Court, Glenwood Springs, CO
Phone: (970) 945-5995