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Loyal Duke Lodge
2.5 out of 5
525 W Rainbow Blvd, Highway 50, Salida, CO
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The price is $102 per night from Apr 24 to Apr 25
Situated in Salida, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Rocky Mountain Mini Golf and Salida Museum. Loyal Duke's Dog Park and Salida Golf Club are also within ...
4.2/5Very Good! (980 reviews)
"We really liked the indoor pool and hot tub, the breakfast and coffee in the morning were good too and the staff was very friendly. Would stay again."

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Loyal Duke Lodge
Great Western Colorado Lodge
2.5 out of 5
352 West Rainbow Boulevard, Salida, CO
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The price is $62 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
Located in the heart of Salida, this motel is steps from Salida Museum and Rocky Mountain Mini Golf. Loyal Duke's Dog Park and Wood's High Mountain Distillery ...
3.9/5Very Good! (388 reviews)
"Great place to stay, check in was easy, rooms were comfortable for my family. The only issue I had were people with dogs next door that barked during the night."

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2021

Great Western Colorado Lodge
Gateway Inn And Suites
2.5 out of 5
1310 East US Hwy 50, Salida, CO
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The price is $81 per night from Apr 21 to Apr 22
Situated on the Strip, this spa motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Riverside Park, Wood's High Mountain Distillery, and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor ...
4.3/5Excellent! (665 reviews)
"The rooms were so clean! The beds were comfortable and the area was peaceful. I would stay again!"

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

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Salida Inn & Monarch Suites
2 out of 5
7310 West U.S. Highway 50, Salida, CO
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The price is $81 per night from Apr 21 to Apr 22
Situated in the mountains, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Rocky Mountain Mini Golf and Salida Museum. Loyal Duke's Dog Park and Wood's High Mountain ...
4.2/5Very Good! (648 reviews)
"Really happy with our experience of one night. The place is next to the main highway and is easy to get to. Staff was very friendly and attentive. We asked for additional sheets/blankets and they were delivered in less than 5 minutes. Place was spacious, clean and in good shape. Beds were comfortable, ..."

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

Salida Inn & Monarch Suites
Super 8 by Wyndham Buena Vista
2 out of 5
530 N US Hwy 24, PO Box 4993, Buena Vista, CO
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The price is $98 per night from Apr 25 to Apr 26
Situated in Buena Vista, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Buena Vista Heritage Museum, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area, and Buena Vista River Park. San ...
3.6/5Good! (637 reviews)
"I’ve small town motel."

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Buena Vista
Circle R Motel
2 out of 5
304 E Hwy 50, Salida, CO
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The price is $59 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
Situated in the mountains, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Rocky Mountain Mini Golf, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center, and SteamPlant Theater ...
4.1/5Very Good! (261 reviews)
"A good place to stay, clean, quiet. A good place to stay, clean, quiet."

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2021

Circle R Motel
Silver Ridge Lodge
2 out of 5
545 West Rainbow Blvd., Salida, CO
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The price is $78 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
Situated in Salida, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Rocky Mountain Mini Golf and Salida Museum. Loyal Duke's Dog Park and Wood's High Mountain Distillery ...
4.3/5Excellent! (323 reviews)
"Private reserved times for families for the hot tub was a hit. Breakfast at 8am was a little late for us."

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

Silver Ridge Lodge
Sinawav Trail Lodge
2.5 out of 5
1146 EAST RAINBOW BOULEVARD, Salida, CO
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The price is $59 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
Situated in Salida, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Riverside Park, Wood's High Mountain Distillery, and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center. ...
4.1/5Very Good! (97 reviews)
"Rustic one of a kind decor. Room was small but clean. A great value. Would stay there again."

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

Sinawav Trail Lodge
American Classic Inn
2 out of 5
7545 W US HWY 50, Salida, CO
The price is $75 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
Situated on the Strip, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Salida Museum, Wood's High Mountain Distillery, and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center. ...
4/5Very Good! (126 reviews)
"My boyfriend and I stayed here for a little weekend vacation and really enjoyed our stay! We felt completely safe and clean while in our room, and were surprised by how nice the amenities were. We will definitely stay here again!"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

American Classic Inn
Mountain Motel
2 out of 5
1425 East Rainbow Blvd, Salida, CO
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Situated in Salida, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Riverside Park, Wood's High Mountain Distillery, and Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Visitor Center. ...
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Poncha Lodge
10520 US-50, Poncha Springs
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Situated in Salida, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of San Isabel National Forest, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area, and Rocky Mountain Mini Golf. Salida ...
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Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort

3.5 out of 5
15870 County Road 162, Nathrop, CO
The price is $184 per night from May 4 to May 5
4.3/5Excellent! (760 reviews)
"Loved the variety of hot springs pools. The restaurant was nice and staff was friendly."

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort
Best Western Vista Inn

Best Western Vista Inn

2.5 out of 5
733 U S Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO
The price is $140 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
4.4/5Excellent! (541 reviews)
"It was great that they had an ample sack breakfast we could heat in our room"

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2021

Best Western Vista Inn
Baymont by Wyndham Salida

Baymont by Wyndham Salida

2.5 out of 5
7400 US Highway 50 West, Salida, CO
The price is $98 per night from Apr 20 to Apr 21
3.8/5Good! (636 reviews)
"It was very close to a small Walmart and only 20 min from Monarch Ski Mountain. It wasn't a busy area and people had their dogs out on leashes. It was a friendly place. They have a floor for pets which I liked but I didn't notice a pet smell. However the first floor has smoking locations, and smoke ..."

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

Baymont by Wyndham Salida
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Buena Vista Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 12 economical motels in Buena Vista among more than 294 hotels and other accommodations. When you pick one of these budget accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money to use for your vacation.

When you save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Buena Vista. Top sights include Mt. Princeton and Monarch Ski Area.

Fun fact: Motels became more prevalent in the U.S. after World War II with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties. When you stay at a motel property, you'll usually access your room directly from the parking lot.

Below are a few of our customers' recommended Buena Vista motels to select from:

Loyal Duke Lodge

  • If driving, you'll be within 26 minutes of Monarch Ski Area.
  • Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Gateway Inn And Suites

  • A spa tub along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within 28 minutes of Monarch Ski Area by car.

B&B Riverside Motel

  • Enjoy access to the 4 spa tubs, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Super 8 by Wyndham Buena Vista

  • An indoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.

Great Western Colorado Lodge

  • If driving, you'll be within 26 minutes of Monarch Ski Area.
  • Enjoy access to the full-service spa, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Things to Do in Buena Vista

Enjoy the hot springs and scenic riverfront in this quaint area while you're sightseeing. Those who've visited Buena Vista love the mountains.

Must-see local attractions include:

  • Mt. Princeton
  • Monarch Ski Area

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Buena Vista River Park
  • San Isabel National Forest
  • Agnes Vaille Falls

During your trip, here are some other places to visit:

  • St. Elmo
  • Loyal Duke's Dog Park
  • Monarch Crest Scenic Tram

Buena Vista is also notable for its:

  • Rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Biking
  • Camping

Best Time to Visit Buena Vista

Decide when you'd like to visit Buena Vista by looking over these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 11° F
  • April-June: 81° F is the daytime average and 24° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 83° F and nighttime averages are around 34° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 67° F during the day and 11° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 9.76 inches in a year

How to Get to Buena Vista and Around the Area

Buena Vista Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Aspen, CO (ASE-Pitkin County) Airport 47.2 mi (76 km)
Gunnison, CO (GUC-Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional) Airport 48.6 mi (78.1 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Buena Vista?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Buena Vista. Top sights include Mt. Princeton and Monarch Ski Area.
What are motels like?
Motels often offer free parking, and many also include an outdoor pool. Often one or two stories tall, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot. Motels made their debut in the 1920s as a place to stay for the weary traveler driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Buena Vista?
Loyal Duke Lodge: If driving, you’ll be within 25 minutes of Monarch Ski Area. Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Great Western Colorado Lodge: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. You’ll be located within 26 minutes of Monarch Ski Area by car. Salida Inn & Monarch Suites: Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. If driving, you’ll be within 25 minutes of Monarch Ski Area. Gateway Inn And Suites: You’ll be located within 27 minutes of Monarch Ski Area by car. A full-service spa, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay. Super 8 by Wyndham Buena Vista: If driving, you’ll be within 26 minutes of Mt. Princeton. Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including breakfast and parking.
How many motels will I be able to find in Buena Vista?
Expedia has 10 low-cost motels in Buena Vista.
What things can I to do in Buena Vista?
Enjoy the scenic riverfront and hot springs in this quaint area while you’re sightseeing. Those who’ve visited Buena Vista love the mountains. Must-see local attractions include Mt. Princeton and Monarch Ski Area. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: San Isabel National Forest, Eleven Mile State Park, and Buena Vista River Park. Attractions the whole family can enjoy include Mt. Shavano Fish Hatchery and Rocky Mountain Mini Golf.
What's the weather like in Buena Vista?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Buena Vista to help you plan yours: The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 61°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 29°F. The snowiest months in Buena Vista are December, February, October, and September, with each month seeing an average of 16 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Buena Vista when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Buena Vista to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Gunnison, CO (GUC-Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional), which is located 48.6 mi (78.1 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Pitkin County Airport (ASE), which is 47.2 mi (76 km) away. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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