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Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The Rainbow was very clean and we had everything we needed. Amazing place to stay and close to everything! It's close to the highway but you don't hear any of the noise. We didn't eat the breakfast so can't give a review on that but the staff were friendly and helpful. Definitely a unique stop on our way to Estes...

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Clean, comfortable, and convenient to Pike's Peak, Garden of the Gods, and cute shopping districts. Travelled to Manitou Springs for a Pikes Peak bike trip with two teenagers. It's not always easy to book a room for three adults. Our room had a king bed plus a queen, which was perfect. Our splurge for this particular trip had been staying...

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

The fact that it isn't a chain hotel but a cute older hotel is nice. The rooms have been updated. The microwave didn't work and the water pressure in the shower was lacking. The staff was okay. I may or may not stay again.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great weekend here. They have clean rooms, great staff, and great management. It's super close to Garden of the Gods and Incline. Great views! We will stay here every time we go back to Colorado Springs. Thank you for a great weekend.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you are looking for a four or five-star accommodation, this is not the place. But if you are looking for an affordable, quaint location to rest your weary bones after visiting the Garden of the Gods and Pike's Peak, then this is the place for you. The manager indicated that the motel had been expanded in stages over the...

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

We just retuned from a Labor Day weekend. We all agreed that it was perfect. There was 11 of us and the accommodations couldn't have been better suited. The executive suite was spacious and the kitchen was large and well equipped. We also rented a 2 bedroom cottage right next to the pool. It was very clean and comfortable. It...

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Suffolk county, NY
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Hard to get help, breakfast as noted was scarce and offered the same thing for several days in a row, even though the fruit started to rot. Marginally clean. Their friendliness varied on whether you were checking in or out. A plus was that it was conveniently located to several attractions. I didn't feel very safe there. I traveled alone,...

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Tomball, Texas
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This little motel was a great choice for our trip. It was built in the 1940s and still carries that charm with it. This is a small place, no multistory chain. Staff was very helpful. Room was clean and nice. Again, nothing fancy but a comfy bed, a couple of decent chairs, a nice desk, and a simple small bathroom....

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Rainbow Motel was a very affordable motel. We stayed one night while in Colorado Springs. The bathrooms are a bit small but the rooms seem very large with plenty of room. The breakfast that was provided in the morning was very minimal but for the price cold cereal and coffee is just fine.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stay here if you aren't rich and want money to spend elsewhere. Quiet, clean, older, nothing special. We had a carport right next to our door. Easy unloading from the trunk to the room. Flat screen, fridge (hidden inside fake drawers in dresser!), microwave, spotty wifi. Breakfast is a bit on the cheap side. Muffins, cereal, juice, tea, coffee, milk,...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs

Address: 3709 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-1915
Region: United States > Colorado > El Paso County > Colorado Springs
Price Range: $86 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rainbow Motel Colorado Springs 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Unless you are specifically looking for the retro older (not updated) hotel, find someplace else.”
kathyfL6653SL, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all seem about the same”
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MountainsLover192, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suite is huge with 2 bathrooms”
569priscillal, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Might ask for a carport. We got one by random chance, one foot from trunk of car to door.”
jamesi707, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the road can be noisy until traffic gets lighter”
Peptobysmol, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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