Welcome to the heartwarming town of Walsenburg, CO!
Known as the Heart of the Spanish Peaks County, the town has a lot to offer when it comes to outdoor activities. You can go hiking at the Highway of Legends, an 82-mile byway with scenic views. Or, you can also go swimming at the Walsenburg Wild Waters and have a fun time with the family.
The town also has boutique shops where you can find artisanal pieces of furniture to beautify your spaces. Memorabilia and gifts are also available in the different corner shops in town.
To prepare for your wondrous Walsenburg adventure, here are the top accommodations in town.
Probably Walsenburg’s Best Hotel Accommodations
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Here are our choices for the top hotels in Walsenburg, in no particular order:
La Plaza Inn – Home away from home
Walsenburg’s charm is one of the reasons people go back to visit. If you want the kind of family and community ambiance, check out La Plaza Inn.
This unique accommodation offers a bed and breakfast experience, but with hotel-type amenities.
The 2-story inn stands out because of its Old West signage. You will be welcomed by antique pieces of furniture from the lobby sofas to the elegant side tables and cabinets.
They have eight suites with different bed configurations. The rooms are fully equipped with a beautiful kitchenette, Nordic sofas, bathtub, bed, TV, and WiFi. Guests are also treated to a daily newspaper and breakfast.
The property is a historic structure located at 118 W 6th Street. Innkeeper Karen Wilson bought the hotel in 2010 and made sure that its original 1907 foundation is still embedded in the renovations. Wilson was fascinated by the town’s rich history and the beauty of its surrounding land (especially the valley) that she decided to set her roots here. Because of the warm welcome at the La Plaza Inn, Wilson is proud to say that previous guests have continued to be patrons of the hotel, as well as personal friends.
So, whether you just need a place a stay for solitude and relaxation or you’re looking to connect with the people in town, La Plaza Inn is the place to go.
- 118 W 6th St, Walsenburg, CO 81089 | 719-738-5700
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Best Western Rambler – Pet-friendly Family Hotel
If you’re going to travel all over town, buy various antiques and gifts, you may need a room with more space. At the same time, if you’re looking for accommodation that has a complete set of amenities, then Best Western Rambler is the way to go.
This property is the largest hotel in town. It has 59 rooms equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, private bathrooms, high-speed Internet, cable programming, toiletries, coffee/tea maker, and work desks. The hotel also provides daily housekeeping.
The rooms have a traditional hotel setup. It doesn’t have a charming appeal as a B&B, but if you’re the type of traveler who prioritizes function over charm, then the suites will be perfect for you.
There’s ample space for walking about in the rooms. Depending on the room type you will book, some have relaxing accent chairs.
Best Western Rambler is also ideal for business travelers. Their amenities include a business center, meeting rooms, and conference areas. For relaxation, they have an indoor swimming pool with a whirlpool.
- 457 US Highway 85, 87, Walsenburg, CO 81089 | 719-738-1121
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Anchor Motel – Roadside Retro Accommodation
For the 50’s vibe, visit this family-run property, the Anchor Motel. Located at 1001 Main Street, this motel is accessible to the best restaurants and attractions in town. In less than 15 minutes of walking, you can reach the Walsenburg Mining Museum, Antique Avenue, or the Museum of Friends. It’s also close to the Walsenburg Wild Waters.
Since it’s a motel setup, breakfasts are not included in the booking, but there are multiple restaurants within 5 minutes of walking like Serendipity (top cafe and desserts spot in town) and Walsenburg Pizza.
The rooms have a retro design, reminiscent of the minimal, slanted design of this era. Equipped with a small writing desk, a side table, TV, private bathroom, WiFi, and microwave.
- 1001 Main St, Walsenburg, CO 81089 | 719-738-2800
- To book, check prices or availability for Anchor Motel