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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Room was clean and cheap and it was late, Piled all the luggage and chairs in front of the door. Kept my socks on all the time. Slept okay, turned out to be quiet. If you must stop in this town this is a cheap solution, and only had to drive 1 mile for coffee. Room had wifi but no...

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Aspen, Colorado
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I have never seen a messier front office at a motel. My thought was, they must be in the process of moving. But then I read the TripAdvisor reviews from 2014 and... I guess this has been going on for some time. Meanwhile my room was very clean and appealing. With a front window that opens and a window in...

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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed here the other night before our ice fishing trip. Very clean and spacious room. Only problem I had was how long it took the room to heat up and no coffee pot. Office staff very friendly. If your looking for a place to crash your head and shower before hiking, fishing, hunting or whatever else Buena Vista has...

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Denver, CO.
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Once a year I go to the mountains with my grown-up children to spend the weekend hunting and and watching the wildlife in Are around Buena Vista Colorado, when we're there we stay at the Best Western Sumac Lodge. Theven motel is an older one but has been updated, it's always clean, comfortable and the staff is always friendly and...

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eastern Mass.
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I got completely lost on side dirt roads outside Buena Vista while looking for the place I had reserved. As it got dark and frightening, I gave up and went to the Great Western Sumac Lodge for the night, and was much helped and calmed by the woman in the office. She helped me get the info I needed for...

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Clifton, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 July 2015

For the low price, it can't be beat. It's clean, has good WiFi and it's right on the main road so it's easy to find and near all the restaurants. It doesn't have a breakfast, nor coffee in the room or fridge or microwave but for a place to sleep, it's not bad.

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We rented three rooms one night -- the room with three double beds was really outdated, with thin worn-out sheets, old mattresses, and old carpeting. The bathroom looked clean, though details like dust/dirt in the corners made it look like it had been a long time since it had been thoroughly cleaned or updated. The odd thing however is that...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Yes this is an older motel but i was pleased with the cleanliness of the room. It was also spacious. Queen bed was soft. TV had HBO when I just wanted to veg out. Huge bathroom area [for a motel]. Extra pillows. I was so glad to have caught the office before it closed as I had no idea if...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 31 October 2014

We have stayed ther for a few years now and it is always clean and comfortable. It is outdated,but we only sleep there and watch tv. We used to stay at the best western until they got outrageous on their prices. And they take lets. We never leave home without the dog. The manager/owner has always been great to us....

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Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

We have stayed several times and we are not disappointed. The office is a mess, good thing the rooms don't look that bad. The room is always clean and the water pressure is super. The towels are nice and fluffy. It would be nice to have a mini fridge and/or microwave. The room we stay in surely has plenty of...

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Address: 428 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9651
Region: United States > Colorado > Buena Vista
Number of rooms: 24
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“Second floor has cathedral ceilings. There appears to be a few rooms with mountain views in a second "back" building.”
 of 5 bubbles stevew360, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Save money and stay here”
 of 5 bubbles 863brucem, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask for an upstairs room....otherwise you'll hear the people upstairs walking around!”
 of 5 bubbles TeresaF224, 4 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I would get a room facing the road. The noise level is not a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles A5566ACmarkh, 29 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The rooms on the back side are away from the traffic and have a view of mt. Princeton.”
 of 5 bubbles craigrral, 13 Jun 2014 | Read review
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