Far View Lodge Cortez

Address: Mesa Verde Mile Marker 15, Cortez, Colorado, 81330, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Mesa Verde Mile Marker 15, Cortez, is near Dominguez and Escalante Ruins.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsFar View Lodge Cortez

Reviewed by backroadtravels

Rustic lodging with a view

Reviewed May 31, 2015
by (3 reviews) Mechanicsburg, PA , United States Flag of United States

8572.31 ft above sea level and FINALLY nice temperatures.

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Reviewed by zjonneke

Geweldig uitzicht

Reviewed Sep 14, 2013
by (15 reviews) Kaatsheuvel , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

Dit hotel is dé plek om Mesa Verde vandaan te verkennen. Je zit midden in het National Park met een adembenemend uitzicht over de omgeving. De kamers zijn tip top in orde en voorzien van alle gemakken. Zeer vriendelijke ontvangst en een prima restaurant. Gratis wifi beschikbaar.

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TripAdvisor Reviews Far View Lodge Cortez

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Cortez

Native Names

A travel blog entry by the_stamms on Jul 12, 2015

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It wasn't quite the Family Truckster, but we all piled into the big Escalade on a Friday afternoon. First stop - Mesa Verde.

Down in the southwest corner of Colorado, it's a National Park that holds ancient Ancestral Pueblo dwellings that are literally massive cities built into the sides of the cliffs. In terms of …

Journey to Mesa Verde NP and Far View Lodge

A travel blog entry by lynnies on Jun 30, 2015

1 comment, 69 photos

Knowing we would only have a half day to spend in Mesa Verde, NP, and reading that it was 20-30 min from the park entrance to the park info center, I was glad to read good reviews about the only hotel within the park, Far View Lodge. Staying there would save us time and we were grateful to get our reservation accepted weeks ahead after finding out …

Mesa Verde

A travel blog entry by backroadtravels on May 31, 2015

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Arrived after another day crossing desert waste land. More temps in the 90-101 range until we reached Mesa Verde - now into comfortable 70 weather.

What an awesome place. The road is similar to Skyline Drive in VA, but on steroids. The views are incredible! Passing the visitor's center we began to proceed up the winding road which would …

Day 90 - Back in the Mountains With Indian Ruins!

A travel blog entry by rickr53 on Aug 21, 2015

44 photos

... streets of Rome, and rode right up to the back of the motorcycle forcing me to the side of the road so they could pass. I just went to the inside of the lane and stopped as they zoomed past. I was in no hurry, I don't know why they were.
We made it back to he hotel about 6:15, and our dinner reservations were for 7:35, so like the tourists we are, we headed directly to the restaurant and asked if we could be ...

Learning about Ancestral Pueblo people

A travel blog entry by bobert on Aug 02, 2015

9 photos

... Puebloan cliff dwelling to be found anywhere so no surprise that it is also the most popular to visit. We didn't have to walk very far in distance but had to climb up many steep narrow sandstone steps and wooden ladders to reach the main site. The tour was listed as being strenuous, not because of the distance or the heights climbed but because being at over 8,500 feet most people find the air just that little bit thinner making you out ...