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The Inn of the Rockies at the Historic Alma House

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a great getaway! We came for valentine's day. They had a rose and chocolates in our room. We had tea and pastries in the late afternoon. When we came back from dinner they had chocolate minicupcakes..yum! Used the jacuzzi...so relaxing... Breakfast was delightful...mini quiches, fruit crepe. Sweet, Victorian style rooms...loved the room we had. ...the Caboose (there's a famous...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A group of us stayed for two nights around a ski trip to Silverton Mountain. The place was perfect, and the hosts Albert and Betty couldn't have been better! We showed up late and they had a drink ready for all of us. We woke up early and they had coffee and breakfast ready for us. They gave us a...

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Carbondale, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down best B&B experience you will ever have! We went to Silverton for the Whiteout 10 Hour Fat Bike Race and had the most incredible experience at the Alma House. Betty and Albert were the most gracious, accommodating, kind-hearted hosts. From check-in to check-out it was a dream come true. We stayed in Room 10 which was splendid, and...

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What a kind and wonderful review. Thank you! It was a delight having you and your traveling partners stay with us and it was a total pleasure taking care of you during the race. Thank you for understanding our creaky stairs and sometime noisy mornings as other guests check out. We are working on ways to minimize the sometimes hectic...

Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've never stayed at a place like this before. I usually opt for more modern facilities. However, I was blown away by the history, condition, and especially the hospitality of the innkeepers Betty and Albert. In addition to the extra touches, like coffee and treats waiting when we woke up to the amazing, and perfectly-sized breakfast they served to fuel...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for the generous and kind review. It was certainly an adventure that week and your understanding and friendliness made for a wonderful and enjoyable visit. I hope you will consider this your home away from home whenever you are in the area and come back to visit us soon. Have a wonderful day and thank you...

Bayfield, Colorado
Reviewed 8 January 2017

My husband bought a non refundable guided ski pass to Silverton. Watching the weather he was concerned about the pass closing and decided to come up the night before. I had some work to do and decided to come along and hang out in a sleepy mountain town for a day. I have never stayed at B&B and was worried...

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Thank you for the generous review. It was Betty's and my pleasure to have you and your husband as guests in our home. We are honored that you found us worthy of a future visit and hope that you can stay a bit longer when you return. We promise to do our best to exceed your expectations once again. Warmest...

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Spent New Year's weekend here and had a wonderful time. The innkeepers were very attentive to and anticipated our needs. Food was great, room was clean and as described. Highly recommended place to stay and enjoy the service and company of 2 people who excel at hospitality!

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Thank you for the kind words Laura. It was a delight having you. We look forward to having you as our guest again soon and please know we are filling the hot tub today for a test. Thank you again for allowing Betty and I to welcome you and care for you on your ski trip. Have a wonderful New...

Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed at the Alma House the week of Christmas with two friends and had a great vacation! Albert and Betty made us most welcome, their breakfasts were great and nothing was too much for them to do including unloading luggage upon our arrival and departure and even clearing snow off out vehicle before we headed out for a days...

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Thank you for the very kind words Garry. It was a total pleasure being able to spend Christmas with you, Sue, Robyn and Paul. Your graciousness, conversation and valued input were greatly appreciated and simply a delight for Betty and I. I'm glad you did not encounter the "Slide Rock Bolter" on your adventures. Note: Extra hooks on the way...

Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I believe we were the first customers for the new manager, Albert, and we were treated like royalty. He is an interesting and super friendly person who really went out of his way to make it a nice stay for us.The room was beautiful with lots of historical features and flawlessly clean. The breakfast was over the top amazing.

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Thank you for your kind words. It was a true pleasure to welcome you to the Historic Alma House. Your patience and warmth on our second day only makes us want to excel even more. Thank you again for choosing Silvertons Inn of the Rockies at the Historic Alma House.

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I believe Alma House hasn't been reviewed since the new owners took over late last year. From what I am reading here, they've been BUSY upgrading/improving many things, because NONE of the former complaints were evident on my visit this month. Believe me I've stayed in The Raffles, and a medieval castle, resorts, other B&B's--so I think I've got relatively...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night. Old place, not well-maintained. No hairdryer in the room or bathroom. Breakfast was supposed to be served from 7 to 9, we left by 7:45 and still no breakfast or coffee. Not impressed at $120 per night. Would not recommend this hotel.

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Management response:

Thank you for your review. Elizabeth and I sincerely apologize for the low standards you received at the Historic Alma House. As the new Innkeepers (as of December 2016), I can assure you that your comments and concerns are being taken care of immediately. I hope you will give us another chance at exceeding your expectations.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recommended by the New York Times, the Guardian newspaper of London, and others. Silverton's Inn of the Rockies at the Historic Alma House is the absolute best value in luxury accommodations you will find anywhere in the Colorado Rockies. We offer feather beds, wi-fi, a large outdoor hot tub, a full served breakfast, personal attention and gracious hospitality, all within the historic home Bridget Hughes' built 115 years ago. While you may book online at various sites, we would prefer to hear from you personally as well to insure a relaxed and peaceful visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn of the Rockies at the Historic Alma House

Address: 220 E 10th Street, PO Box 359, Silverton, CO 81433
Region: United States > Colorado > Silverton
Price Range: $157 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Inn of the Rockies at the Historic Alma House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Room 10 was huge!”
 of 5 bubbles jessir420, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Each room is unique. 6 & 8 have a shared bathroom in the hallway. A couple rooms may have ghosts.”
 of 5 bubbles jrG963KN, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are unique, so i would go online and check out their very informative website.”
 of 5 bubbles GarryC319, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Toilets weak, no laundromat. There's a grocery store & a gas station mart. Get ice for your cooler/sink.”
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  • Alma house front, first two windows are room 1
 of 5 bubbles azgypsyg, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground level (3 steps) has lots of space.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelerJimTucson_AZ, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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