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Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We made a trip to see Bent's Old Fort and needed an inexpensive place to stay (we don't stay in our room much when we travel). The price was right and the room had everything we needed. I was surprised to see a microwave, refrigerator, and a large flat screen television with a huge number of channels. The room was...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Check in was fine with a friendly host. The wifi was broken according to the host, but oh well. Room looked fine. Then .... The bathroom door wouldn't unlock so it had to stay open. Hmmm. Thought it wasn't such a big deal. Later turned on the heat and it wouldn't stop running. Sounded like a wind tunnel. We finally...

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2Thank Habiba K
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Great price and wonderful people knowledgeable about the town and town history the room was clean to satisfaction coffee was available in room and even though it was later in the day we were offered breakfast for us and our kids :) big plus and pets are allowed which most places won't allow pets we will definitely be coming back...

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Be ready to be greeted by Maurice & Anna who will make you feel right at home. The rooms are clean, the beds comfortable and each is equipped with a coffee maker, refrigerator and microwave oven. They always wait up for me to make sure I've made it, no matter how late the night.

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6Thank Cheryl S
Las Animas, Colorado
Reviewed 14 May 2014

I bought a house and moved from CA to CO but when I arrived the paperwork wasn't finished and I needed a place tstay. I stayed for 2 weeks waiting to move into my new house and it was clean, quiet and so comfortable. The staff was very friendly and my dog even had a great time there. Located in...

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7Thank Marty G
Dallas
Reviewed 15 April 2014

A different sort of place that’s not for everyone. For a grand total less than $50, I was feeling pretty flexible. Owned by a family who appear to live on site, and who did all they could to make my stay comfortable. Seems like quite a few people live in this tiny motel, and the owners appear highly receptive to...

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5Thank TexasTableForOne
Reviewed 25 March 2014

This is a very nice mom and pop motel with a really nice owner. Family run. Very accommodating and dog friendly...Great place for birders at the awesome reservoir. You can't bring dogs in but can walk around the roads outside the reservoir in the country with your doggies.. Amazing number of birds just lovely.

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6Thank JessicaWilberforce
salida
Reviewed 16 October 2013

We have stayed at this mom and pop motel several times now, with the most recent, last weekend. We travel to Dodge City about twice a year and this is a nice half way point to stop. Nothing fancy, just nice, quiet and clean. Great place for our pup also. The manager is always very accomodating and lets us have...

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5Thank marksalida
Kremmling, Colorado
Reviewed 10 September 2013

I found this motel to be a great surprise so don't let the age of the building deter you. The rooms have been remodeled and have great airconditioners. The management is friendly and very pleasant to work with. They are dog friendly so bring the pooch. I would stay here again if I were in the area.

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4Thank tuff2013
Sawyer, Michigan
Reviewed 7 July 2013

My wife, kids, and I stayed here for about a week. The rooms had been revamped since we last stayed here 8 years ago. Our stay then was good but the rooms are definitely better now. Just an FYI, the manager has a dog which came out to greet us when we arrived. The dog is friendly and harmless. The...

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5Thank Marion M

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Santa Fe Trail Inn

Address: 638 Bent Ave, Located on Hwy 50, Las Animas, CO 81054-1728
Region: United States > Colorado > Las Animas
Price Range: £30 - £55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“Our room was rather small. They do have larger ones if you need it.”
 of 5 bubbles mchafterdark, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A/C is a little noisy we just turned it off.”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaWilberforce, 25 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in two different rooms and were satisfied with both.”
 of 5 bubbles marionm497, 6 Jul 2013 | Read review
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