Retro Inn @ Mesa Verde

2040 East Main StreetCortez81321USA
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About Retro Inn @ Mesa Verde

Retro Inn at Mesa Verde, formerly Retro Inn @ Mesa Verde, is a cozy Colorado hotel with rooms that provide complimentary cable television and Wi-Fi Internet access, among other amenities.

The 40 rooms at this inn each offer a minifridge, seating area, and tea & coffee making facilities. Additionally, the private bathrooms are outfitted with a hair dryer and free toiletries.

Retro Inn at Mesa Verde offers a picnic area, garden, hiking via nearby trails, free Ute Mountain Casino shuttle, newspapers, family rooms, and a designated smoking area.

A breakfast buffet is served each day and is completely complimentary.

The inn is directly beside the Mesa Verde National Park. Additionally, the Anasazi Heritage Center is about a 15-minute drive from this location, while guests willing to travel about an hour will see Four Corner’s National Monument.


2040 East Main Street, Cortez, CO, 81321, USA
Telephone: +1(970)5653738 | Fax: +1(970)5657623 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Internet
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Cleanliness impressive

Guests to this location are impressed with the level of cleanliness. They insist that the inn's workers do a swell job of preparing guest rooms prior to guest arrival, and that they also do an admirable job of keeping rooms picked up for the duration of guests' stays.

Spacious rooms

Most guests report feeling comfortable within the rooms at this motel. While not wildly large, guests note that the rooms are not confining and generally seem spacious enough for multiple adult guests.

Highly affordable

Worried about going over your vacation budget? Guests at Retro Inn at Mesa Verde suggest that this is a highly affordable location that won't hurt your wallet. The provided amenities are in line with expectations, and overall guests find this motel to be a great value.

Negative Reviews

Wi-Fi inconsistent

One repeated gripe with this location is that the Wi-Fi Internet access, while complimentary, is too inconsistent. While guests report that it works fairly well in the public lounge areas, it's within the guest rooms that it becomes an issue. You can expect disconnections and inconsistent browsing speeds when using the Internet in your room.

Lacking a pool or hot tub

This concern can be easily summed up: Guests don't appreciate that this location lacks a pool and/or hot tub of any kind. If you were hoping to take a reinvigorating dip in the water, you're going to have to look elsewhere.

Plumbing old

Another guest concern is that the plumbing at Retro Inn at Mesa Verde is too old. Guests say that the faucets are old and need to be updated in order to facilitate easier adjustment of the water flow.

Rating Overview

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9 out of 10 based on 1424 reviews