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Durango Riverside Resort

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Woodland Park, Colorado
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed from June 6th - 13th, 2016 in a 30' travel trailer. The park is very well maintained, attractive, and very quiet. It is located down off the main road so there is no traffic noise. The park is located on the Animas River and next door to a large disc golf course. The Office, Restrooms and Showers were...

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

So glad you stopped and shared some nature time with us, Dee. It's great to see you have such a nice time. We hope to see you again in the future. Safe travels, Durango Riverside Resort Staff

Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I've always loved this campground. The scenery is so nice, and the location on the river is beautiful. Many of the sites have lots of shade, which is good. We stayed for 5 nights. The staff was very nice during our stay. My only two small complaints: 1. Wifi is only good in certain spots, and I could never connect...

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We're glad you have such fond memories of your times here, Greg. Technology out in nature isn't always perfect, so the wifi does have a few spots we're working on helping it reach. We'll take your comment about shower seating under consideration. We hope to see you again soon. Take care, Durango Riverside Resort Staff

Reviewed 4 May 2016

If you can visit in September when the leaves are changing you'll become an addict like us! This park is so beautiful...especially the riverfront sites. Great location for day trips to so many different places. We've done Mesa Verde and Ouray which i highly recommend both! I'm sure it's a really fun place in the middle of summer but we...

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

Fall is one of the most magical times around here, Amy. I'm thrilled that you've discovered a whole different version of how beautiful it is out here. It sounds like you had a lot of the fun around Durango. I'm honored to be counted as your favorite, especially by such seasoned campers. I hope we'll see you both before the...

Silverthorne, Colorado
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We have stayed at the Durango Riverside Resort three different years during the fall when we visited the area to ride the Durango-Silverton Train. The location is ideal for an outdoor experience, yet being close to Durango. We have camped and we have stayed in the cabins. The staff and amenities are great!

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

It sounds like you could give new guests a tour from all the ways you've stayed with us. I'm glad you've found everything to your liking, and I hope we'll see you again this season. Take care until then, Kelly, Owner

Hot Springs, Arkansas
Reviewed 17 September 2015

People there go above and beyond to make sure your needs are met. We had an amazing time there the last two years in a row. We have another trip planned this year. I would recommend this place to everyone and do!

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We're so happy that you've enjoyed your time out here with us. Being out in nature should be as fun as possible, so I am glad to see we've been able to help your trip be a little smoother. We look forward to seeing you for the new season. Take care until then, Durango Riverside Resort Staff

Sedona, Arizona
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Year after year we visit Riverside Resort with our children. The cabins are clean, well maintained, and are quiet enough to give us a very peaceful vacation. We love the staff, as they have always went out of there way to make sure that our vacation was top notch. The kids love the small store that is onsite. Our ONLY...

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We love that you are able to show the family a good time each year. While the game room is still very much a happening spot, we found that most kids were playing on their devices more than at our machines. We're evaluating whether we will keep any of the older machines in play. You deserve a relaxing stay that...

Reviewed 3 September 2015

Loved the resort! Situated right on the Animas river, with a nice viewing deck. We could see wildlife daily, and it was just the perfect setting for a relaxing vacation. A big convenience is that the Front Desk lobby has a small store for all the essentials, and a very nice gift shop too! The drive to Durango is beautiful...

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Edward H, Manager at Durango Riverside Resort, responded to this review

We can't wait to welcome you back. We're happy to see your last two visits we so eventful and relaxing. This season is no less beautiful than the last, so get ready for more lovely deck time and good times. Thanks for giving us some feedback on your time with us. Sincerely, Durango Riverside Resort Staff

Alamogordo, New Mexico
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We just spent a week in our RV along the Animas River. What a perfect spot. The staff were all very helpful. What a beautiful place to stay. Close enough to town. Make sure you check out James Ranch & Honeyville along the way. The D -S Train was our favorite! Looking forward to our next trip!

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This place would be fine if you were in a self-contained RV, however, the restrooms, showers and garbage dumpsters were not adequate for the number of people using them. Even though there were signs warning of bears, the dumpsters were overflowing with sacks of garbage on top of them. The restrooms ran out of paper towels and there were issues...

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Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Pulled up to the campground and greeted by a very friendly woman who checked us in and oriented us to the campground and the cabin we reserved. We reserved the cabin TWILIGHT months before our visit and were told it was the last one available when we spoke on the phone. When I reserved the cabin I had concerns about...

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Durango Riverside Resort is a beautiful home away from home in the lovely San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Durango Riverside Resort

Address: 13391 County Road 250, Durango, CO 81301-8602
Region: United States > Colorado > Durango
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
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