When you are looking for a place to stay in the four corners area, the Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez in Cortez, CO, is the ideal location for a comfortable stay. Cortez is located just a few miles outside of the Ute Mountain Indian Reservation.
The Express Hotel is a three-floor hotel that was renovated in 2008, making it the ideal place when you want something that may even still smell like new. The entire hotel is decorated in a western theme. There are 100 guestrooms and eight suites available. Thirty-six of the rooms have single beds, and the other ones are double-bedded.
Each room comes with many amenities to provide a refreshing and comfortable stay. They also have satellite or cable TV, hi-speed wireless Internet, and two phones with speakers and voicemail. There is also an iron and ironing board, a hairdryer, and a coffeemaker. Pets are allowed depending on availability. Rooms are air-conditioned. All windows are double paned and may be opened.
In addition to the standard amenities, upgraded rooms also have KidSuites, which provides children with a "Old West Fort" theme, a TV, a VCR and the Nintendo Game Cube. There is also a buffet breakfast, and a turndown service. Guests also have the privilege of enjoying a private whirlpool, too.
When guests are looking for something to do around the hotel, there is plenty there for them. A fitness center has 15 stations and is equipped with Stair Master, stationary bikes, treadmills, an air walker, free weights, and more. A large indoor pool will provide opportunities for swimming, and a sauna and whirlpool will enable guests to relax.
When you need a place to hold your special event, business meeting, or wedding, you can do it at the Holiday Inn. The hotel has its own Cortez Conference Center located right next to the hotel. It has 2,160 square feet of space, which can hold up to 200 people. The main room can be divided into two breakout rooms, and there is also pre-meeting space, too. The Center has full AV equipment for meetings, has a Business Center and Internet availability. Events may also be catered.
When it comes time to eat, the hotel has Koko's Friendly Pub. It is similar in style to the Hard Rock Cafes, which has sports and celebrity memorabilia lining the walls. There is also a big screen TV to watch your favorite game. At night, many local folk also come into the Pub to hear the live entertainment and eat the food.
Not far from the hotel, guests can go and learn or tour many exciting places. They can experience the Mesa Verde National Park, visit the Anasazi Heritage Center or the Ute Mountain Tribal Park, the McPhee Reservoir, or visit the Four Corners National Monument. In order to get a great scenic drive, guests will want to take the San Juan Scenic Skyway.
The Holiday Inn Express Mesa Verde-Cortez in Cortez, CO is a hotel near many sightseeing opportunities. Making the hotel your temporary home while you visit this beautiful part of the country is sure to make it an extra pleasure.