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Reviewed yesterday NEW

great location, close to town and Rocky Mountain National Park. Lake very close with wildlife all around. Estes Park is full of shops and good food. Lots to do. Can't wait to go back in the summer and fall.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Older shell has been meticulously maintained and updated. Plenty of activities, and we were a huge fan of the popcorn in the lobby. Very close to Lake Estes and the walking trail. However, you have to drive to get downtown. We really enjoyed our stay and thought the room prices were a great deal. To be honest, our only hesitation...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited off-season in Mid-March, so the place(and the town) was very quiet. Really nice-sized room with great view and extremely helpful staff - the directions they gave us for the "scenic way" for our drive to Breckenridge were so fruitful!

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Centennial, Colorado
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Murphy's was very clean the personnel very friendly and knowledgeable. It has a campgoround feel to the place - lots of activities for guests. They have many movies to borrow at no cost, a fire pit, tether ball. It is nice to have an adult-only hot tub.

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De Beque, Colorado
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff was excellent giving suggestions for dinner out, giving us extra blankets, making extra popcorn for our movie in (of which they had a great selection) and in general being pleasent to be around. The rooms were much bigger than expected and the furniture was nice. We will stay here again.

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MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

We have the best staff in town! Thank you for the nice compliments! Come back and see us again.

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was really surprised at how personable all the staff were. Great amenities with free popcorn, movies, and board games and free breakfast. Eliza was awesome right when we walked into the lobby! The checkout system for the movies was really easy and good.

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MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive feedback ! Eliza is one of the happiest people I know! We are lucky to have her. Come back and see us again!

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the suite. You can close off the kids in the front room. The hydro tub and hot tub were enjoyed after a very cold day snowshoeing. The price was reasonable during the snow shoeing months. I plan on coming again next year.

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MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

We are glad your family enjoyed the suite. The suites are very popular and I am glad you were able to book it for your family. We look forward to seeing you and your family again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sweet staff, no frills but all necessities + more! We stayed there on a whim on our trip to the mountains. Office had snacks & games. Free awesome breakfast (which included a visit from a herd of wild elk.) outdoor games, indoor hot tub. Rooms have fridge & microwave. Not a new resort but super clean and family friendly. Will...

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MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

We appreciate you writing such a great review. Thanks for the positive feedback ! Come back and see us again soon.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is amazing, the rooms are clean and updated. You can't beat being in Estes Park. I will definitely be back soon. Woke up with a dead battery and the staff was very helpful in getting us back on the road. Thank you!

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MurphysHotels, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Our staff really do like there jobs and it shows when you get feedback about them going the extra mile for customer service. Thank you for the nice review !

Lakewood, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really needed a fun and relaxing weekend away, with our dog. From the beginning the staff was friendly and informative, even recommending dog friendly hikes! We did so much walking and had a really wonderful time. Our only complaint was that we had some folks next to us who were partying pretty loudly, but running the AC/fan created enough...

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Murphysmrlandmr, Owner at Murphy's Resort at Estes Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good time at Murphy's. If you ever have a noisy neighbor again please let us know and we will take care of that problem! Look forward to seeing you again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Murphy's Resort at Estes Park is near Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Local points of interest like the Estes Park Fairgrounds, Estes Park Conference Center and Lake Estes are minutes from this Estes Park, CO hotel.Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy being close to recreation areas like Rocky Mountain National Park that offers unparalleled scenery, numerous hiking and walking trails, lush valleys, a variety of wildlife and more. Several trails, horse stables and bike paths are close by. Hotel features include:Free continental breakfast Free wireless high-speed Internet, Some rooms are Pet-friendly. Guests of this Estes Park, CO hotel can also enjoy the seasonal outdoor heated pool, indoor hot tub, exercise room and children's playground during their stay.All guest rooms have coffee makers, microwaves, refrigerators, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards, safes, flat screen TV's, DVD players and cable television. Select rooms also have kitchen facilities, sofa sleepers, whirlpool bathtubs and spacious work desks, some offer great lake views. Connecting rooms can be requested.Laundry facilities are located on the premises. Ample free parking is provided and can accommodate most cars, trucks or buses.If you are looking for countless amenities and inviting accommodations, Murphy's Resort is the perfect place to call home in Colorado. We are close to a number of attractions and have an outstanding staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murphy's Resort at Estes Park

Address: 1650 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8938
Region: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range: £79 - £158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Murphy's Resort at Estes Park 3*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Lake Estes Hotel
Murphy's Resort At Estes Park CO
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Estes Park
#6 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
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“This is a dream location if you travel with children.”
 of 5 bubbles Sugargoose, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Looking towards Lake Estes is lovely and worth it to watch the weather change over the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles hfrancessmith, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I didn't see the hotel rooms, but the house we rented was nicely decorated and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 933judih, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not in the 400-not a good view and it backs to the road”
 of 5 bubbles 115judiths, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any room you choose will have a good view.”
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