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The Rio Grande


For Those Who Like a More Personal Touch
The historic main lodge's historic suites are perfect.

All suites are furnished in comfortable turn-of-the-century decor and are designed non-smoking, no pets.

The Rio Grande Suite is ideal for a small family and includes, a Jacuzzi tub, and 2 TVs. The bedroom has a King size bed, an electric fireplace, a 32 inch wall mounted flat screen TV and a small refrigerator, the living room features a futon style sofa, another fireplace and another 32 inch wall mounted TV. The beautiful bathroom has a standard size Jacuzzi brand jetted tub and yet another electric fireplace for ambiance and warmth. Large, comfortable and decorated in shades of tan, taupe and gold, this suite is perfect for a small family of 4 or a honeymoon retreat. Original hardwood floors and ceiling fans create an atmosphere of ageless tranquility.

Second Floor, No elevators, Non Smoking, No Pets.

Near Wolf Creek and the perfect overnight stopping place on your route between the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Mesa Verde National Park!


Sleeps: 4Bedrooms: 1Bathrooms: 1
King Beds: 1Queen Beds: 1Shower: Yes
Cable TV: YesFridge: YesHot Tub: Yes
Jacuzzi Tub : YesElectric Fireplace: Yes

Daily Lodging Rates

Season From To Price
Summer 06/13/2014 09/14/2014 $129.00
Winter 12/05/2013 03/24/2014 $109.00
Spring 03/25/2014 06/12/2014 $109.00
Fall 09/15/2014 12/04/2014 $109.00

Daily Lodging Rate Policies


The Spruce Lodge is an exclusive property where every guest reservation is both important and special to us. If your travel plans change and you must cancel your reservation, please call us at least 2 (two) days prior to your arrival date to cancel your reservation.

In the unlikely event that you must cancel with less than two (2) days notice, shorten your stay or check out early, please understand that we must ask you to take responsibility for your entire reservation. If we can rebook your room(s), a full or partial refund MAY be made.  Holidays and other high-impact periods have cancellation periods up to two weeks prior to arrival.  Please check with the front desk if you have any questions.

All cancellations will be charged a 20 USD cancellation fee.

Rates/policies are subject to change and vary during high impact periods and special requests.  A 30 day cancellation notice is required on whole house bookings and for some holidays and special events.

Check-in: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM.  If arriving outside of check-in times, please call to make arrangements.

Check-out: 11:00 AM.

Absolutely No Smoking inside any of our buildings ; however designated outdoor smoking areas are available and all rooms have a covered porch.  This applies to legal AND quasi-legal substances! A minimum of $50 will be charged for smoking anything in our rooms.  Additional charges will apply if additional cleaning and airing is required.

No Pets are allowed in the historic building jacuzzi suites.  Several rooms in the chalet and all of the cabins are pet friendly.  Please see room descriptions for details.

Our entire facility is family friendly.  Children are welcome in any and all of our rooms.  We only ask that you are respectful of your neigbors and be aware of the noise level of voices and televisions/music.


Gift certificates and prepaid vouchers such as Groupon or Living Social must be presented at check-in along with a valid driver's license. Gift certificates are transferable. Any remaining amount on gift certificates can be used at a later day up to the expiration date. Gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash.

Groupon and Living Social guests MUST book via the "Groupon and Living Social" link in the top right corner of our home page. Look for the bright red star.