Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Find Hotels in Cortez, CO

Beautiful Home Only 15 Minutes From Mesa Verde National Park!
The price is $190 per night
3.52 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
nice

"yay"…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Beautiful Home Only 15 Minutes From Mesa Verde National Park!
Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
The price is $125 per night
3.92 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)

"Loved the country setting - very peaceful. Everything was very clean. The owner gave very clear directions which made the lodge easy to find. We really enjoyed our stay here."…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
Aneth Lodge
2 out of 5
645 E. Main St, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $61 per night
0.44 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (257 reviews)

"Very very nice staff. Clean room even though it was an older Lodge."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Aneth Lodge
  • You could be seeing lower prices

    With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
    Sign up, it's freeSign in
Walkout Apartment w/ Mtn View on Cortez Ranch
Convenient to 4-corners Attractions, Mesa Verde, Borders Canyons of the Ancients
4.6/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Leave the online world behind

"We arrived after 3 months of being locked up for covid 19. We enjoyed the stay and had plenty of room. Take your own drinking water because the tap has a strange taste. Other than that and some cobwebs the house is fantastic"…"

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

Convenient to 4-corners Attractions, Mesa Verde, Borders Canyons of the Ancients
Kelly Place Bed & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
14537 Road G, Cortez, CO
The price is $125 per night
10.84 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (44 reviews)

"A fun place to stay, clean rooms, great breakfasts and a lovely setting. There are old Indian ruins on their property that you can touch and look inside."…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Kelly Place Bed & Breakfast
Stay in a Unique Cliff House With Private Outdoor Spaces Near Mesa Verde
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Honeymoon

"My fiancé and I came here for our honeymoon and it was by far one of the coolest places we’ve ever stayed! There are so many neat places near by to visit that are all within 2 hour drive! We will definitely be coming back here more often! There is a really cool hiking spot behind the house I really ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Stay in a Unique Cliff House With Private Outdoor Spaces Near Mesa Verde
National 9 Inn Sand Canyon
2 out of 5
301 W Main St, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $50 per night
0.31 mi from city center
2.7/5 (182 reviews)

"The bed was really comfortable, I got a great sleep!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

National 9 Inn Sand Canyon
Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
The price is $125 per night
3.92 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Perfect location

"Awesome location, had everything we needed, felt like home, and host was great, even left cookies, how much better can that be😊"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
The price is $125 per night
3.92 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)

"Beautiful view. Homelike. Good bed. Good kitchen for fixing breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2019

Stone Turtle Lodges has 3 Luxurious Individual Cabins 3 Miles North of Cortez
Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
535 E Main Street, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $115 per night
0.35 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (645 reviews)

"Nice, old school hotel. Staff was excellent. Would stay again should I be through Cortez, for sure."…"

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2020

Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites
Baymont by Wyndham Cortez
2.5 out of 5
2279 Hawkins, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night
1.43 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"Our first room’s air conditioner was not working properly so the front desk person Victoria, gladly found us another room with one that worked great. She also was very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Cortez
Days Inn by Wyndham Cortez
2 out of 5
430 N State Hwy 145, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $81 per night
1.72 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (1,671 reviews)

"Clean and friendly. Room and bed were comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Cortez
Travelodge by Wyndham Cortez
2 out of 5
1120 East Main Street, Cortez, CO
Get Rates
0.72 mi from city center
3.1/5 (762 reviews)

"Nice overnight stay. I left a pair of nice earrings and the staff held them for me so i could gwt them."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Cortez
Retro Inn at Mesa Verde
2 out of 5
2040 East Main Street, Cortez, CO
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $73 per night
1.39 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (700 reviews)

"We loved this place. The rooms are decorated so cute with vintage memorabilia. The staff is super nice and helpful. Ten out of ten, would stay here again. Will be recommending this to anyone travelling in southwestern Colorado"…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Retro Inn at Mesa Verde
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Cortez
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Cortez

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Cortez, and visitors give high marks for the beautiful parks and top-notch restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy the city's archaeological sites and museums. A top sight in the city is Mesa Verde National Park Entrance.

  • There are 70 hotels and other accommodations in Cortez
  • The closest major airport is in Cortez, CO (CEZ-Montezuma County), 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Durango, CO (AMK-Animas Air Park), 40.6 mi (65.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Cortez

Cultural venues in the city include Spruce Tree House, Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum, and Cortez Cultural Center. The city is notable for landmarks like Long House, Cliff Palace, and Balcony House. The mountain views, parks, and hiking trails highlight the city's natural beauty, and Mesa Verde National Park Entrance, Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center, and Canyons of the Ancients National Monument are worth a visit.

In Cortez, there are 70 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday getaway. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hampton Inn Mesa Verde/Cortez - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Retro Inn at Mesa Verde - Our customers like the overall value and quiet location at this motel. This 2-star motel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Sophia Retreat and Event Center - With a stay at this 3-star lodge, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.

Dressing for Cortez

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 58°F and the nighttime average to be 15°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 88°F during the day and 29°F at night
  • July through September averages 89°F during the day and 41°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 72°F during the day and 16°F at night
  • Cortez gets about 12.57 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 87°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 17°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Cortez?
Mancos Inn is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. Other favorite options based on traveler reviews include Hampton Inn Mesa Verde/Cortez and Retro Inn at Mesa Verde.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cortez, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Cortez.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cortez?
For additional details about updating your trip to Cortez or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Cortez?
Based on reviews, Aneth Lodge is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Travelodge by Wyndham Cortez and Days Inn by Wyndham Cortez.
What's the best place to stay for a family trip to Cortez?
Far View Lodge is a resort with a restaurant and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your family trip include Aneth Lodge and Baymont by Wyndham Cortez.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Cortez?
Far View Lodge is a favorite resort for couples, and features private balconies and refrigerators. Another choice for a romantic stay is Baymont by Wyndham Cortez.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Cortez?
Econo Lodge is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Days Inn by Wyndham Cortez and Dunton Hot Springs.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Mesa Verde National Park Entrance?
‘luna Mesa’ 5 Minutes From Mesa Verde National Park & 35 Minutes From Durango is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this guesthouse offers private patios and a spa tub. It’s located 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Mesa Verde National Park Entrance. Other good choices around the area include Far View Lodge and Baymont by Wyndham Cortez.
What about the best place to stay close to Ute Mountain Casino?
One of the top choices for your stay is Ute Mountain Casino Hotel, located next to Ute Mountain Casino, and this 3-star hotel offers a casino and a restaurant. Baymont by Wyndham Cortez and Super 8 by Wyndham Cortez/Mesa Verde Area are other good choices within the surrounding area.
What are some accommodations with pools in Cortez?
Days Inn by Wyndham Cortez is a top property with a seasonal outdoor pool, free breakfast, and a restaurant. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites and Cortez Cozy Inn.

Recent reviews of Cortez hotels

More trip options