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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.

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.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

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.
Child Policy
Children 18 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

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

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  • 404 mile(s) from Phoenix, AZ


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