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Central California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is nice but they need to deal with cigarette and marijuana smoke in the 2nd floor halls based upon people smoking in their rooms or propping the doors open downstairs and smoking while the smoke pours into the building. The rooms are nice, the breakfasts very nice. We rented a suite but the sofa bed was broken. Details...

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Grand Junction, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

The outdoor heated pool is amazing. Small restroom in room. Clean towels and linens. Breakfast hours are too short and staff fumbled our Grab & Go snack bags and did nothing to remedy the situation. Convenient location and very clean.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live locally, but have never actually been to the Morrison Dinosaur Ridge. We took the bus tour and stayed at the Best Western Dinosaur Hotel (and suggested they rename the dinosaur behind the registration desk "Reggie, the Registration Dinosaur"). What a wonderful hotel with a wonderful staff. The hotel has a wonderful location near many things, including the movie...

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Mentone, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited rocky mountains for first time and spent our last nite at this hotel. The pool area was awesome after a long day of sight seeing and hiking! The hot tub was perfect and very clean. Looked like rooms had recently gotten a fresh coat of paint, only issue we had was bathroom door would not stay closed.

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Montrose, United States
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Nicely remodled hotel. Good breakfast, great people in the breakfast area and room cleaners. Some of the people at the front desk could use better customer service training. Beds are great, coffee is great and available all day. Very nice pool area and bar area. We have stayed here several times. I recently recommended it to my sister for a...

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Morrison, Colorado
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Best Western Denver Southwest, better known as the Dinosaur Hotel, is a great place not only to stay in comfort, but also to check out many fossil replicas and learn a bit about Colorado's prehistoric past! This hotel is fun for the kids, has a very friendly staff, and supports local museums such as Dinosaur Ridge and the Morrison...

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McVille, United States
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have stayed at the Best Western Denver Soutwest, Lakewood, CO on several occasions over the past two years and have enjoyed our stay completely each time. The breakfast is great and the staff serving breakfast are efficient and friendly. The desk clerks are helpful and courteous and management is accommodating.

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Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very clean and great beds, the pillows were outstanding and they had lots of them on the bed. Great Breakfast and a very helpful staff, great stay, I would recommend to all to stay here and a great value too. Thanks..

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Stewartstown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Our family stayed here one night while traveling from Colorado Springs to Estes Park. It was the best place we stayed all week. The room was clean, spacious, with comfortable beds. The bathroom was very clean and the bath linens were good quality, not the thin flimsy ones sometimes founds. Bed linens looked clean and crisp. All staff, from front...

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Fruita, United States
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I stay here exclusively when in Denver Metro Area. Very private location. Love everything about it. Highly recommend you stay here, although a little pricey. The TV is a flat screen, enjoyed it and the shows available. The new pool is handicapped accessible. Breakfast is great! Staff was delightful. Great private location. Wish more hotels were set back from the...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest

Address: 3440 S Vance St, Lakewood, CO 80227-5150
Region: United States > Colorado > Lakewood
Price Range: £68 - £86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Denver Southwest 2.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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Also Known As:
Best Western Denver Southwest Hotel Lakewood
Best Western Hotel Lakewood
Best Western Lakewood
Lakewood Best Western
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Lakewood
#5 Family Hotel in Lakewood
#5 Business Hotel in Lakewood
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“3 Pokestops, 2 on the back corners and one in the front center of the hotel. Any room should work.”
 of 5 bubbles 719karenj, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the second floor. An elevator would have helped, but the room was wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles davidkatherynp, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As noted, no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles SEAsiaVeteran, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms over looking would be away from traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles sdsw12, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevator so plan on climbing stairs if on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Samslik, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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