Rocky Mountain National Park Hotels

Historic Rapids Lodge & Restaurant

  • 210 Rapids La. Map It
  • Grand Lake
  • Fodor's Choice

Pros

  • In-house restaurant
  • Condos are great for longer stays
  • Quiet area of town

Cons

  • Unpaved parking area
  • Lodge rooms are above restaurant
  • All lodge rooms are on second floor and there's no elevator

Published 11/18/2015

Fodor's Review

This handsome lodgepole-pine structure, which dates to 1915, is tucked on the banks of the Tonahutu River, and gives guests a dose of history amid a natural setting. The seven lodge rooms—each with ceiling fan—are done in the Rocky Mountain style with a mix of antique furnishings. The inn also has historic cabins, suites, and privately owned condos for large groups or families. The delightful Rapids Restaurant ($$$–$$$$) is Grand Lake's most romantic for fine dining, with stained glass and timber beams. Select a drink from the excellent wine list and enjoy it creek-side before dinner, then dig into the house specialty of elk medallions with fig-pomegranate compote.

Hotel Information

Address:

210 Rapids La., Grand Lake, Colorado, 80447, USA

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Phone:

970-627–3707

Hotel Details:

  • Closed Apr. and Nov.
  • 6 rooms, 9 suites, 4 cabins, 12 condos
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 11/18/2015

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