This article describes how adventurous travelers staying at The Hotel Telluride in Telluride, Colo., can book the property’s new three-night Ropes & Rungs summer package. During their stay, guests will participate in a guided via ferrata climb on an exposed ladder and cable system.
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This author stayed at The Hotel Telluride, “a 59-room boutique hotel just a 7-minute or so walk from the gondola and even closer to the center of town. It’s all quaint AF and perfect for people who want to avoid some of the touristy, mass-market elements of a ski resort town.”
A look into the hotel’s “Best in show” pet package, describing all the fun ways The Hotel Telluride pampers your pet.
When was the last time you pushed yourself to the absolute limit? Do we really know what we are capable of ? Physical limits are what we immediately think of, but what about our capacity to impact the world?
Situated amongst the breathtaking peaks of the San Juan Mountains in Southwest Colorado, The Hotel Telluride offers guests rustic luxury combined with alpine adventure.
The Hotel Telluride, which is just steps away from downtown, offers a convenient home base with a free shuttle to trailheads, dining spots and the local Town Park, which is home to countless festivals.
Climbing the 14,017-foot Wilson Peak is not an easy feat for the author, guided by Josh Butson of San Juan Outdoor Adventures. This climb is available as part of the The Hotel Telluride’s “Crack a Coors on Wilson Peak” package. The offering includes a three-night stay, breakfast, a guided tour to the summit and much-needed post-hike spa services.
The Hotel Telluride Clientele: East coast families who love western charm.
Like in most ski towns, Telluride hotels love western-chic decor and the pet-friendly Hotel Telluride is no exception. But strip away the antlers and you’ll find pillow-top mattresses, cushy in-room slippers, and hot tubs ready to soothe achy legs after a lap on one of North America’s most classic ski runs, Palmyra Peak.
I stayed at Hotel Telluride, which was a great home base for my action-packed days, especially with the SUV shuttle that runs in and out of town on demand. The cozy lobby was very Colorado Chic: big fireplace, mossy green- and chocolate-colored upholstery, miniature iron elk statues, antler chandeliers. I was particularly grateful for the ever-present coffee/tea station in the lobby and the humidifier in my room. I booked a massage on my last day — a fantastic decision.
If you’ve ever seen a can or bottle of Coors Light, then you’ve seen Wilson Peak; this mountain serves as the mascot of this iconic American beer. And I climbed its 14,017-foot peak. The Hotel Telluride served as our home base during this adventure, and what a fabulous place to call home.
TELLURIDE’S EUROPEAN-STYLE BOUTIQUE HOTEL
The Hotel Telluride scores high when it comes to location because the charming property enjoys the benefits of being situated in the town of Telluride without having to contend with any mayhem. (Yes, even the remote and beautiful mountain town of T-ride can become noisy.)