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The evolution of our rooms

The Owner / Operator of our hotel, April Carver, gives us valuable insights in this edition of our blog! Back in 1914 when the Hotel Denver was conceived, small rooms were the norm. The typical traveler at that time was a business man or a couple on holiday. Silver kings built the hotel across the […]

Come and See What We Mean!

Do you see what I see? From Room 442 of The Hotel Denver, a fourth floor private deck boasts great views of Glenwood Springs’ top three attractions. With its secret trails, steep rock walls and even a hanging lake, view Glenwood Canyon as it winds east from this room. Glenwood Canyon is 16 miles of […]

Irish Red Gets Its’ Due!

Once again, our Glenwood Canyon Brewing Company, won a medal at the Great American Brew Festival, held in Denver the weekend of October 12-13, 2012. This year it was solid Gold for the “Irish Red” beer that has been a local favorite that the brewery has been brewing for the past 10 years. This new […]

Add the Pool to Your Room

Except for just a couple days each year, our world-famous hot springs pool delivers oooohs and ahhhhs daily! One of the first tourist attractions in Colorado is stronger today than ever. The Glenwood Hot Springs Pool began operation in 1888 as a commercial operation. But we suspect the Indians had been coming for, perhaps, hundreds […]

Take the Train!

Imagine a vacation that does not revolve around the automobile. No driving stress. No gas pain. No parking problems. Instead, you climb aboard Amtrak and get to relax while viewing some of the most incredible scenery this continent has to offer! Along the way, there will be tunnels, mountain vistas, a chance wildlife view and […]

New Chamber Visitor Center Debuts

Just in time for Summer, the Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association, opened its’ new Visitors Center at 802 Grand Avenue, right in the middle of the downtown walking core. There are three, fifteen-minute parking spaces right in front of the office with more parking behind the building. The new Visitor Center is open from 8am […]

Boys Will Be Boys!

Searching for the ultimate guys getaway weekend? Thinking about leaving the women and children at home for some fun with the boys? No matter what time of year you want to getaway with your buddies, Glenwood Springs is the perfect place to do it! Here are the top 5 things guys can plan for some […]

Girls Will Be Girls!

The “Girls Getaway” has become a popular respite for women. Leave the kids and the guys at home and do the things girls want to do. Sounds like fun! We think our fun town and this unique hotel will provide the kind of good time you are looking for. Some girls getaways are multi-generational with […]

Summer Fun from A to Z in Fun Town!

Last year, Glenwood Springs was named the most fun town in America! Obviously, the judges came in the summer, when there is no lack of good times which we will outline here with some of the most popular activities. Perhaps the number one thing visitors enjoy about our town is that it is a real […]