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535 E Main Street
Cortez, Colorado 81321-3319
United States


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Hotel Overview

Get away to this charming Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites and delight in being near Mesa Verde National Park, the Four Corners, outstanding trails and much more.

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Stunning scenery, a convenient location and affordable rates make these accommodations perfect for both leisure and business travelers. Scenic views, archeological discoveries and interesting cliffs dwell at Mesa Verde National Park - which is just 10 miles away. While the park is one of the area's most well-known attractions, there's so much more to do while staying with us at the Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites - Clay Mesa, Trail of the Ancients, San Juan National Forest, McPhee Reservoir and Lowry Pueblo Ruins are all within 35 miles.

Looking to say you've been in four states at once? Four Corners National Monument is less than an hour's drive from this Cortez, CO hotel. Hovenweep National Monument, Purgatory Ski Area, Chaco Canyon and Monument Valley are also just a few hours away. Those looking for adventure will enjoy the thrill of the area's outstanding motorcycle, biking and hiking trails.

Business travelers will appreciate that we're conveniently located near Weatherford, Dennison Mines, South West Memorial Hospital and US Forest Service. Looking for some retail and relaxation? Shopping is nearby this Cortez hotel in the charming downtown area, and wineries, microbreweries and many dining options can be found close by, too.

Each spacious, clean room at this pet-friendly Cortez hotel offers cable satellite television with HBO®, coffee maker, mini fridge, high-speed Internet access and more. Get the right fuel for your day with a complimentary full breakfast buffet.

Relax in the seasonal outdoor heated pool or in the sparkling unique indoor heated jet pool with a waterfall. Get even more value out of your stay with our business center, free parking, guest laundry, lush courtyard and discounts for area restaurants.

For an affordable visit to Cortez, CO reserve a stay at the Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites today! Enjoy your stay.


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20.00 per day with a $100 per week maximum.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • 100% smoke-free Hotel.
  • Outdoor pool Heated seasonal
  • Indoor pool Heated unique indoor heated jet pool
  • Courtesy airport transportation 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. 24 hours
  • Two guest laundries
  • Free parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check out
  • Fax services
  • Shipping
  • Business Center
  • Inter/Exter corridor
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Fax machine
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Gift shop or newsstand Open Daily from 7am-10am
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Kids stay free
  • Unique gift shop featuring art from local artistians
  • High-speed Internet access in public areas
  • Beautifully landscaped
  • Two outdoor waterfalls
  • Interior courtyard
  • Spacious lobby
  • Discount coupons to area restaurants

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2

  • In addition to the amenities that all of our rooms offer, our suites are equipped with microwave, refrigerator, sofa sleeper, two televisions, over-sized desk, executive desk and chair. Ethernet ports make it simple for business travelers to connect a laptop. All suites overlook our beautiful private courtyard and waterfall.

Suites: 31

  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
More Amenities


  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Crib available
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Refrigerator, mini
  • High-speed wireless Internet access
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Spa available
  • Fireplace available
  • One or two queen beds in rooms
  • King beds available
  • Rollaway beds, nominal fee
  • Authentic Southwestern décor
  • Electronic key card locks
  • Pet friendly rooms

Oversized Family Units: Available

  • Have a large family? Our oversized family suites can accommodate up to 8 adults. Inquire at property.

Jet Tub or Fireplace Suites: Available

  • Choose one of our deluxe suites with a cozy in-room fireplace or oversized jut tub, perfect for relaxing away a busy day at work or at play. End your day watching your favorite program on your 27-inch television while resting in you king bed. Inquire at property.

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Telephones have volume control
More Amenities
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 0.1 mile(s) from City Market
  • 2 mile(s) from Safeway
  • 3 mile(s) from Walgreens
  • 3 mile(s) from WalMart Super Center
  • 3 mile(s) from South West Memorial Hospi
  • 10 mile(s) from Mesa Verde National Park
  • 13 mile(s) from Anasazi Heritage Center
  • 13 mile(s) from Kinder Morgan
  • 13 mile(s) from US Forest Service
  • 13 mile(s) from Ute Mountain Ute Reservat
  • 19 mile(s) from Aramark Mesa Verde Compan


  • 0 mile(s) from Downtown Shopping
  • 3 mile(s) from 18-hole golf course
  • 9 mile(s) from Crow Canyon Archaeologica
  • 10 mile(s) from Mesa Verde National Park
  • 13 mile(s) from Anasazi Heritage Center, and Escalante Ruins
  • 13 mile(s) from Ute Mountain Casino
  • 17 mile(s) from Trail of the Ancients
  • 18 mile(s) from McPhee Reservoir, Colorado's second largest lake
  • 20 mile(s) from San Juan National Forest
  • 29 mile(s) from D&SNG Railroad
  • 35 mile(s) from Lowry Pueblo Ruins
  • 40 mile(s) from Four Corners National Mon
  • 45 mile(s) from Hovenweep National Monume
  • 45 mile(s) from Durango Silverton Narrow
  • 58 mile(s) from Purgatory Ski Area
  • 70 mile(s) from Monument Valley
  • 75 mile(s) from Canyonlands
  • 110 mile(s) from Chaco Canyon
  • 115 mile(s) from Canyon de Chelly
  • 120 mile(s) from Arches National Park
  • 225 mile(s) from Lake Powell
  • 323 mile(s) from Zion National Park
  • 340 mile(s) from Grand Canyon
  • 366 mile(s) from Bryce Canyon


  • 1 mile(s) from Benny's, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, Steaks,sandwiches, soups and salads. Great kids menu available. Casual dining.
  • 1 mile(s) from Main Street Brewery, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, casual dining., kids menu available, game room.
  • 1 mile(s) from Denny's®, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 24-hours, 10% discount to our guests
  • 1 mile(s) from La Casita, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 1 mile(s) from several other fine restau, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,


  • 60 mile(s) from Fort Lewis
  • 100 mile(s) from San Juan College

Nearby Cities

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  • 45 mile(s) from Durango
  • 60 mile(s) from Montecello, UT
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  • 82 mile(s) from Blanding, UT
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  • 106 mile(s) from Pagosa Springs
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  • 118 mile(s) from Ouray
  • 130 mile(s) from Kayenta, AZ
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  • 140 mile(s) from Canyon de Chelly, AZ
  • 140 mile(s) from Montrose
  • 221 mile(s) from Page, AZ
  • 233 mile(s) from Holbrook, AZ
  • 252 mile(s) from Albuquerque, NM
  • 267 mile(s) from Flagstaff, AZ
  • 356 mile(s) from Salt Lake City, UT
  • 366 mile(s) from Bryce Canyon, UT
  • 380 mile(s) from Denver
  • 404 mile(s) from Phoenix, AZ


  • Free local shuttle from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • 5 mile(s) from Montezuma Cortez Airport
  • 55 mile(s) from Durango-La Plata
  • 55 mile(s) from Durango Bus Center