Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado
|81323, Dolores, Colorado, UNITED STATES.|
Description: Dunton Hot SpringsDunton Hot Springs is an exclusive resort deep in the San Juan Range of the Colorado Rockies. This perfectly restored ghost town thrives on contradictions; hand-hewn log cabins exquisitely furnished, a life-worn saloon serving high quality food, tough trails followed by pampering massages, and hot springs near cool snow banks.
Type of rooms: Dunton Hot SpringsAll cabins are furnished with custom luxury amenities, and reveal splendid views. Some cabins have direct feeds from geothermal springs.
Additional information: Dunton Hot Springs
Pets are welcome in the cabins Dunton Store and New House for a fee of 30 USD$ per day.
Transportation to many magical places and to the local airports can be arranged for an additional charge.
Meetings & special occasions: Devoid of cell phones, the romantic old town provides high speed wireless internet access and video conferencing to the distant sound of a tumbling waterfall. The entire town can be rented for as many as 35 people for 10,000 USD$ per day. All cabins are less than a five minute walk to the bar, dining area, and adjoining conference facility of the saloon, the hot springs in the teepee and bath house, massage and yoga rooms in the Pony Express Stop, the bank of the West Fork of the Dolores, the waterfall, and the library.
Food: Dunton's chef has painstakingly established local sources for organic foods he lovingly prepares. There is organic lamb, tree-ripe fruit and big complex wines from their companion's farm and vineyard. The wine list is replete with first growth Bordeaux, California masterpieces, super Tuscans, and lusty Aussie favorites.
Activities include: hot springs, massages, meals, cocktails, tea, the library, leisurely strolls, sentimental indulgence, and conversation about the lore of the place. Wilderness activities include: hiking, horse riding, climbing, camping, snow-shoeing, helicopter skiing, mountain biking, fly fishing, river rafting, kayaking or general exploration of archaeolgical sites.
Nearby attractions include: Telluride's world class alpine ski trails just 30 miles away, red rock deserts, the great Anasazi archaeological sites, Monument Valley, Cannon de Chelly, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, Hovenweep National Monument, Canyon of the Ancients National Monument, Mesa Verde, the Silverton Skyway, and the narrow gauge railway from Durango to Silverton.
Number of rooms: 12
Official category: Bed & Breakfast.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1895/1994.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: English.Smoking policy: Smoking is permitted only in designated outdoor areas.
Credit cards accepted: All major credit cards.
Restaurant closed: Breakfast: 8am-10am. Lunch: 1pm. Dinner: 6pm cocktails, 7pm seating (winter), 7pm cocktails, 8pm seating (summer).
GPS Coordinates: 37° 46' 22.53'' N 108° 5' 38.52'' W
Nearest airport: Telluride (summer only), Cortez, Durango
Rates: Dunton Hot Springs
|Potter House||2000||1500||not incl.||not incl.|
|Well House Cabin||1900||1400||not incl.||not incl.|
|Christy's Tent||1500||1100||not incl.||not incl.|
|Vertical Log Cabin||1900||1400||not incl.||not incl.|
|Major Ross Cabin||1500||1100||not incl.||not incl.|
|Bjoerkmans Cabin||1500||1100||not incl.||not incl.|
|Dolores||1500||1100||not incl.||not incl.|
|Dunton Store Cabin||1800||1300||not incl.||not incl.|
|Tipping Cabin||1800||1300||not incl.||not incl.|
|New House Cabin||1600||1200||not incl.||not incl.|
|Geysir Cabin||1100||800||not incl.||not incl.|
|Forge Cabin||1100||800||not incl.||not incl.|
|Echo Cabin||900||600||not incl.||not incl.|
|Breakfast per person||incl.||incl.|
|Description of seasons|
|Summer/Fall: 01 June - 31 Oct. 2015.
Winter/Spring: 01 Nov. -31 May 2015.
|Rates valid till (d/m/y)|
|Booking and cancellation policy|
|A 50% deposit is required at the time of booking.
Cancellations and any date changes should be made more than 45 days prior to the arrival date to avoid a 100% forfeit of the deposit.
Shortened stays and date changes made less than 45 days prior to the arrival date will be charged the total amount of the original reservation.
Arrival time begins at 4pm and departure time is before 11am.
Price per night, includes all meals and non-alcoholic beverages.
All costs, prices, and policies, including exchange rates and package deals, may change and should be confirmed with the hotel upon booking.