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Rico Mine Shaft Inn

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The historic Mine Shaft Inn is located in the beautiful town of Rico, Colorado. We offer rooms with both private and shared bathrooms, as well as breakfast and cooking facilities for all of our guests. Surrounded by the beautiful San Juan National Forest, the possibilities for any nature lover are endless. Whether you enjoy hikes, fishing, biking, soaking in hotsprings, or even just relaxing on our beautiful back patio and enjoying the serenity, Rico has something for everyone. We are only 30 minutes from Telluride, where during the summer there is a different festival happening every week. Come stay with us and explore what the hidden gem of Rico has to offer!
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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20 S Glasgow Ave, Rico, CO 81332-9901
Getting there
La Plata Airport65 km
Montezuma County Airport68 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views! the bed and breakfast is true to the period. The hosts are friendly and accommodating. Will be back for another visit. Right downtown, in walking distance to a tavern. Great place for the price.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jordan and Andrew saw to ever detail with full breakfast. Your are greates with stunning chandeliers and period style furniture in large open spaces and individual high ceiling rooms with large modern updates. Downtown and quiet, yet walkable to restaurants and a mile form natural...More

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Response from Jorden O, Owner at Rico Mine Shaft InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Edwin for the great review. It was a pleasure meeting you and we look forward to next time :)

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Andy and Jorden were great hosts. Sweet vibe to this charming B and B. Breakfast was amazing with big hearty 5 star breakfast made by the chef of the Prospector restaurant within walking distance. You really need to check out the restaurant too. They made...More

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Response from Jorden O, Owner at Rico Mine Shaft InnResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks for visiting and staying with us, and we are glad you got to stay with us on your special day!

Reviewed 26 September 2018

I needed a place at the last minute while in the area and the owners were very helpful and understanding. Very clean and also had a very nice breakfast. The hotel (and town) is about 9000 feet above sea level. Very historic.

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Response from Jorden O, Owner at Rico Mine Shaft InnResponded 3 October 2018

Happy you got to experience the Mine Shaft and Rico! We hope to see you again

Reviewed 24 September 2018

A very charming awesome location, amazing such a small town (Pop 260) has maintained this vintage hotel. The owners have kept this hotel in the era it was created with all the modern conveniences. We had dinner down the street at night (5 star another...More

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Response from Jorden O, Owner at Rico Mine Shaft InnResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you Jim for the great review! We are glad you got to experience both the Mineshaft and Prospector.

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"I stayed in one of the rooms with a shared bath and had no issues with sharing."
26 Sep 2018
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"Don't be afraid to choose room with shared bath. Bathrooms are exceptionally clean and have..."
15 Sep 2018
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"There is a dorm as well as private rooms"
11 Feb 2017
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"there are private rooms with shared baths, and also a large dormitory/bunk room that is less expensive"
11 Aug 2016
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US$75 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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