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Pueblo, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to get away for my partners birthday...and we picked the right place. The staff at the Strater could not be nicer or more accommodating. The checkin process is quick and easy and then off to a well appointed room. This place is clean and comfortable. They have memorabilia everywhere...take time to check out the displays. We went for...

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Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife wanted a magical and memorable white Christmas. She got one! The Strater and all that Durango has to offer made it a memorable holiday week. The victorian themed hotel was 5 star in every way. From the charming room and extremely comfortable bed, to the fun and entertaining 1800's themed Diamond Bell Saloon that served bar and dining...

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Thank Gary O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a queen and twin bed with our small dog visiting for 5 days to include Christmas. The weather was bad so we got to arrive a day early without any hiccups. The multiple restaurants all had good food, drinks, and live music. Parking was somewhat inconvenient as it was across the street and was small for the amount...

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Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was like stepping back in time. Overall we had a nice experience. It's in the center of town and very close to all of the stores and restaurants. We went in the middle of December and it was pretty cold. The room was too warm. We tried adjusting the old thermostat but that didn't seem to help so...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately no ghost experience but definitely a good nights rest and fun bar hopping time! And very kind people here! Great walk down the streets and great sightseeing around the place. Absolutely loved the crystal New Age shops!

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Thank Lil_Miss_Adventuress
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I rarely shell out for the upscale places. I will admit THIS place just might have given me the reasons needed to spend up above the average for a room. The decore is western/victorian rustic and opulent. the rooms are decorated beautifully and very very comfortably. The staff was very helpful and friendly without annoying. There is a very nice...

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1Thank Rob E
United States
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I had a hard time deciding between The Strater and General Palmer hotels. They were literally the same price for king rooms the weekend we went. I chose The Strater for a few reasons; the ease of the online reservations, and the restaurants within the hotel. We arrived on a Friday evening and chose to have dinner in the Diamond...

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Page, Arizona
Reviewed 25 November 2016

All the good stuff is true, except the wifi doesn't work in room 102, or in the lobby at the table set up for computer use. You have to go to the front of the lobby by the entrance doors and sit on the round chair thing to get a signal. Staff response was "it works fine for us." Finding...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Not unlike my review of the Menger Hotel in San Antonio,Tx, there is little I can add to this review of the Strater Hotel with regards to its historical charm that cannot be found on the hotel’s web site or in published brochures. It is replete with many beautiful antiques and incomparable 19th century architecture. In many respects it is...

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1Thank HerrMV
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We spent just one night in the Strater Hotel. It was very beautiful and comfortable. The bed was great and the bedding was comfortable and warm. (It was snowing when we woke that morning!) It is an old hotel... not modern. There are updates to the bathrooms and Wifi of course. We had breakfast at the hotel... it was very...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Office Spiritorium
The Office Spiritorium
Cuisines: American, Bar
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 or take in a show at the world famous Henry Strater Theatre, home to the Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville (seasonal). For those wishing to create a memorable event consider Strater Catering & Events (weddings, group meetings, special events). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Strater Hotel

Address: 699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
Region: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range: £89 - £174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Strater Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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Also Known As:
Strater Hotel Durango
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Durango
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durango
#6 Business Hotel in Durango
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“3rd or higher floor facing one of the streets.”
 of 5 bubbles N4156PHbillb, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“4th Floor and avoid rooms facing railroad tracks. Building next door blocks some of your view. Go with front street if possible.”
  • The Charles STillwell Suite (interesting history behind this room)
 of 5 bubbles GaryO774, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for a mountain view! be prepared for the train to toot it's horn pretty late.”
 of 5 bubbles Winnybat, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I'd advise a room towards the side/back of the hotel, somewhere away from everyone else so that you don't make a rucket from bar hopping.”
 of 5 bubbles Lil_Miss_Adventuress, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Know wifi doesn't work in 102”
 of 5 bubbles Riverkilt, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
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