Go Back  Fodor's Travel Talk Forums > Destinations > United States
Reload this Page > Going to Denver for Baseball Game at Coors Field - Need tips

Going to Denver for Baseball Game at Coors Field - Need tips

Reply

Apr 12th, 2012, 08:51 AM
  #1
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 198
Going to Denver for Baseball Game at Coors Field - Need tips

We are traveling to Denver mid-July to see our favorite Phila Phillies play the Colorado Rockies. If possible, we would like to stay in Denver, near sights and restaurants, and travel out to the game. Is this do-able? Is there public transportation? Where would you suggest we stay - does not need to be dirt cheap, but we also do not want to break the bank. Restaurant suggestions also welcome. Thank you in advance.
JMK38 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Apr 12th, 2012, 09:27 AM
  #2
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 1,299
Coors Field is in downtown Denver--well actually lower downtown (i.e., LoDo). So get a hotel in downtown and walk to the game!
martym is offline  
Reply With Quote
Apr 12th, 2012, 10:58 AM
  #3
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 11,464
What is your hotel budget?

If you visit the Capitol building, one of our favorite restaurants is right across the street - Shish Kabob Grill. http://www.shishkabobgrill.com/

Lee Ann
ElendilPickle is offline  
Reply With Quote
Apr 12th, 2012, 12:42 PM
  #4
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 7,213
You need to take public transit to Coors Field as there is little public parking around. I would stay in the downtown area but if that is too high for you look for the Denver Tech Center area. It is along the light rail line and would allow you to use the transit to get in and out of downtown. You can get a $5/day permit. We also the bicycle short term rental program which makes it easy to get from point to point in downtown Denver.
fmpden is offline  
Reply With Quote
Apr 12th, 2012, 01:10 PM
  #5
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 198
Your replies are very helpful - thanks!
JMK38 is offline  
Reply With Quote
 


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


FODOR'S VIDEO

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:40 AM.