Discovery Lodge

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Overview of Discovery Lodge

Discovery Lodge

2.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
800 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO, 80517

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationHistoric Estes Park1 min walk
  • Popular LocationBarlow Plaza10 min walk
  • Popular LocationHistoric Park Theatre15 min walk
  • AirportFort Collins, CO (FNL-Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal)58 min drive

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About this area

Estes Park

Next to a golf course and on the Strip, Discovery Lodge is in a walkable area with great shopping. Historic Estes Park and Stanley Village are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Rocky Mountain National Park and Beaver Meadows Visitor Center. Estes Park Aerial Tramway and Tiny Town Miniature Golf are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Historic Estes Park - 1 min walk
  • Reel Mountain Theater - 5 min walk
  • Stanley Village - 5 min walk
  • Barlow Plaza - 10 min walk
  • Historic Park Theatre - 15 min walk

Restaurants

  • Notchtop Bakery & Cafe — 4 min walk
  • Mountain Home Cafe — 4 min walk
  • You Need Pie — 6 min walk
  • Kind Coffee — 8 min walk
  • Peppers Fresh & Fast Mexican Grill — 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Denver International Airport (DEN) - 95 min drive

About this property

Discovery Lodge

Estes Park hotel in Stanley Hieights with free breakfast and business center
This smoke-free hotel features a snack bar/deli, a spa tub, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free on-the-go breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a business center, a computer station, and express check-out. All 56 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find desks and free toiletries.
Discovery Lodge offers 56 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary toiletries and blackout drapes/curtains. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO), Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global), and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free on-the-go breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 9 holes of golf
  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Playground
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Restaurant dining guide

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20 per pet, per night
Dogs welcome
3 per room
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • A late check-out fee will be charged

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Discovery Estes Park
Discovery Lodge
Discovery Lodge Estes Park
Discovery Hotel Estes Park
Discovery Motel Estes Park
Discovery Lodge Hotel
Discovery Lodge Estes Park
Discovery Lodge Hotel Estes Park

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 385 out of 968 reviews
5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 392 out of 968 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 116 out of 968 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 43 out of 968 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 32 out of 968 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Using the hot tub was awesome in the freezing cold weather! The hotel rooms were very clean, beautiful views of the lake & the mountains. The beds are hard. This was an awesome weekend! We will be back for a longer stay next time!
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
From the hotel, you can walk to downtown. The continental breakfast was a nice surprise. It had eggs. Really beautiful views from the breakfast area too.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Nice clean place
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We went for a quick weekend getaway and it was fabulous! The property was very clean. Gorgeous views, close to downtown. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Definitely stay there again!
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Access roads to lodge were blocked due to wildfire. They would not refund me.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021