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699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5423
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  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 14/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 14/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#7 of 35 hotels in Durango
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Built in 1887, the historic Strater Hotel (Historic Hotels of America Member) is a prominent downtown Durango, Colorado landmark located two blocks north of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, one hour east of Mesa Verde National Park, and in the heart of the rugged San Juan Mountains. Experience the Old West, fine dining, shopping, and many year-round indoor and outdoor activities. The hotel is home to the world's largest collection of American Victorian Walnut Antiques, the Louis L'Amour Room (designated Literary Landmark), and three unique dining establishments including Mahogany Grille specializing in fine dining. For entertainment, unwind with daily live music at the Diamond Belle Saloon and The Office Spiritorium.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Hiking
Skiing
Highchairs available
Taxi service
Conference facilities
Street parking
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Happy hour
Kids' meals
Evening entertainment
Fishing
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
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Room features
Bathrobes
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Telephone
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Iron
Private bathrooms
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Mountain view
City view
Non-smoking rooms
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Historic Hotel
Charming
Languages Spoken
English
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Manon wrote a review Jan 2021
Berkeley, California50 contributions1 helpful vote
The Strater Hotel is a gorgeous historic hotel located in the middle of downtown Durango ! It is the perfect place to stay if you like historic places like I do. There is free parking right across the hotel for hotel guests. Since it is in downtown you can just walk anywhere from the hotel which is super convenient. The saloon inside the hotel is the best place to eat and drink for an authentic wild west dinner with live music. The food is delicious too.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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wasmith59 wrote a review Nov 2020
Collierville, Tennessee685 contributions108 helpful votes
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Right in downtown Durango. Close to many good restaurants. We can't say enough about the downstairs bar. Appetizers and drinks were great. The ragtime piano player was awesome! We had to tear ourselves away for dinner! Free parking. Rooms are a bit small, but very nice.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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jdkrup77 wrote a review Oct 2020
Paris, Texas450 contributions69 helpful votes
This was the second time we stayed here. Just as before, a memorable experience!! Each room is decorated differently using antique furniture and accessories. The only issue we had was a glitch in the system that caused our booking rate to be much less than what they wanted to charge us. In the end the manager came down on the usual room rate for us and gave us numerous drink vouchers. All in all, a great experience.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Pavel K wrote a review Oct 2020
Lucca, Italy283 contributions122 helpful votes
This is a historical hotel with all the embellishments of the old times. Laud Diamond Belle Saloon with live music, antique furnishings, and ample lobby with Old time politeness at the concierge desk. Our room on the fourth floor had period pieces, renovated bathroom and comfortable bed. One block away is one of the best pizza in the western Colorado and in the same block a genuine French bakery for breakfast.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Response from Strater Hotel, Guest Services / Front Office at Strater Hotel
Responded 13 Oct 2020
We are glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope that you will become a long lasting part of the Strater family.
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Robert G wrote a review Oct 2020
Ann Arbor, Michigan3 contributions1 helpful vote
In addition to having hair in between the top sheet and the fitted sheet, we found pubic hair on the bathroom floor and, what looked to be throw up covering a quarter of the inside of the lampshade next to the bed (who knows how it got there). When I told the desk person early the next morning ...and told her that my wife and I slept with our clothes on and covered ourselves with our coats (night of 10/11/2020), she shrugged and said...thanks for letting us know (I took the lampshade down to her, showed it and left it with her). Just gross and seemed completely disinterested. For $250/ night, I'd expect much better. Skip this place.
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Responded 14 Oct 2020
We are disappointed to learn of your experience. This complaint is a first of its kind and we apologize. I have addressed these issues with our team and want to assure you that we will never put someone in a room with these issues again. This review has been used as a training issue. We wished you had alerted us as soon as you noticed these issues. We would have moved you to a different room so that you would not have had the night you had.
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US$133 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesColoradoDurango
NUMBER OF ROOMS
88
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Frequently Asked Questions about Strater Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Strater Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Historic Downtown Durango (0.2 km), Conundrum Escape Rooms (0.08 km), and Toh-Atin Gallery (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Strater Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Strater Hotel?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a desk, and a view of the mountains.
What food & drink options are available at Strater Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Strater Hotel?
Yes, free parking and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Strater Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Michel's Corner Crepes, Derailed Pour House, and Rice Monkeys.
Is Strater Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.3 km away from the centre of Durango.
Does Strater Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Does Strater Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.
Is Strater Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.