Grand Junction’s downtown district gives visitors a chance to enjoy art, music, shopping and food on foot. Here are a few suggested hotels for visitors who would like to stay at the center of Grand Junction’s lively downtown.
2824 North Ave.
This 1950s-style motel is known for its beautiful gazebo on the property. The quaint accommodations remind you of a bed-and-breakfast. All guest rooms come with a microwave, small fridge and coffee machine if you prefer to dine in your room or you can start your day with a continental breakfast.
El Palomino Motel
2400 North Ave.
A family-owned gem in Grand Junction, the El Palomino Motel has plenty of vintage charm, which wins over visitors who stay here. Guests can enjoy the proximity to some of the local breweries, shops and restaurants that make the downtown area so lively. Amenities include a continental breakfast, a swimming pool, free wi-fi and a flat-screen TV.
Historic Melrose Hotel
337 Colorado Ave.
Step back in time with a visit to the Historic Melrose Hotel, part of Grand Junction’s heritage. Originally the Melrose House, the hotel has been catering to guests for more than a century. Its Victorian-themed 25 rooms have their own individual characteristics, offering guests a taste of early Grand Junction. The downtown location is near restaurants, museums, shops and breweries, as well as "Art on the Corner", one of the largest outdoor displays of art in the state.
Marriott-Downtown SpringHill Suites
236 Main St.
Walk out the front door and you have access to the myriad shopping and dining options that make downtown Grand Junction special. Before you do, take in the majestic mountain views from your room. The hotel’s location also makes it easy to explore the Colorado National Monument and wine country, which are just minutes away.
Marriott-Downtown Fairfield Inn & Suites
225 Main St.
Located in the middle of downtown, his hotel is suited for both business and leisure travelers with amenities such as TempurPedic mattresses, full kitchens, large work desk, and free high-speed Internet. Guests can also enjoy a continental breakfast and local restaurant delivery, if they prefer not to try one of several restaurants within walking distance.