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    Murphy's River Lodge

    481 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
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    Murphy's Resort at Estes Park
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good22%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 November 2013

    I am a local here in Estes and decided to take my boyfriend out to do something different for his birthday. We chose the garden tub room at Murphy's River Lodge to get out of the house and had a blast! The room was so...More

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    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Manager at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 19 November 2013

    Thank you for your review! I think it is great when people from the area stay with us! The garden tub room is one of my favorite rooms. It is a very romantic room with the personal garden tub for two. I hope your boyfriend...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2013

    I booked 2 rooms at Murphy's after reading other reviews. I'm really good at searching for the best places when planning a vacation but guilty in that I never leave reviews - this is my first one. We were a little concerned with staying in...More

    Thank NJPAH
    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Manager at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 19 November 2013

    Thank you for your review! We are honored to be your very first review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that I could help give you directions to Estes Park with most roads under construction. you made a great choice to...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2013

    Stayed in the suite with the fireplace on the river and it was romantic as well as spacious. Staff was very friendly and eager to make sure your stay is comfy a great place to stay for couples and or family. Loved it

    Thank jeanientom
    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Manager at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 19 November 2013

    Jeanie and Tom, Thank you for your review! I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Our rooms with fireplaces are very popular this time of year. We hope you come back and stay with us again soon.

    Reviewed 4 November 2013

    Murphy's River Lodge was a fantastic romantic getaway for the Wife & I. Estes Park offers endless activities, and this lodge is in a very convenient location. Staff was great as well, very helpful and kind!

    Thank Kyle M
    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Manager at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 6 November 2013

    Kyle, Thank you for your review! I am glad you and your wife enjoyed your stay with us and the activities and wonderful sites Estes Park has to offer. We look forward to you coming back and staying with us again soon!

    Reviewed 4 November 2013

    I was definitely impressed with how clean and comfy Murphy's was. Plus, the staff was super nice. The hotel is well within walking distance of town, so driving is totally optional once you've arrived. The continental breakfast that was included was wonderful!! I would highly...More

    Thank Eliza H
    Response from Murphysmrlandmr, Manager at Murphy's River LodgeResponded 6 November 2013

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 174 - USD 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Estes Park
    • #3 Business Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park
    • #5 Family Hotel in Estes Park
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Colorado >
    • Estes Park
    • Also Known As
    • Murphy`s River Hotel Estes Park ,
    • American Wilderness Hotel ,
    • American Wilderness Lodge ,
    • Murphy's River Lodge Estes Park, CO
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    8 February 2017|
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    Response from MurphysHotels | Property representative |
    Thank you for your interest in Murphy's River Lodge. We do have rooms with decks and balconies. They are semi private per unit but do not have walls to prevent the view from being blocked. So all decks have views of other... More
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    Response from CoSdak | Reviewed this property |
    I have stayed at both the Silver Moon and Murphy's river lodge. I liked both but preferred the Silver Moon. Both are older but really close to downtown with Silver Moon being closer. The third place I've stayed in at Estes... More
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