El Colorado Lodge



cabins Pool on site 

Distinctive Southwestern flavor provides a relaxing atmosphere. The 27 cabins have pine ceiling beams, microwaves, refrigerators, color-cable TV, internet, phones, and individual heating and air-conditioning. Some cabins have fireplaces, kitchens or kitchenettes with dishes and cooking utensils.

AMENITIES: Enjoy the largest, heated, outdoor swimming pool in Manitou (seasonal)! Relax in our hot tub while your children play in our playground with tether ball, basketball, shuffle-board, croquet, horseshoes, or volleyball. Then feast in our picnic area with BBQ grills, outdoor pavilion, and tables.

PLEASE NOTE: Some units allow small pets. You must request a pet cabin when making your reservation. A deposit required.

LOCATION: 23 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs CO 80829.

For Current Rates and Availability; To Make Your Reservations: 719-685-5485; 800-782-2246.



  • Lodging Open Dates: All Year

  • Nightly Lodging Rates On-Season: Range from $85 to $190
  • Off-season rates available, call for information.
  • Multi-Night Stay Required: During holidays and special events, please call for details.

  • Cabins/Cottages with Cooking Facilities: 10
  • Cabins/Cottages without Cooking Facilities: 17
  • Microwave and Mini Fridge Only: All units.
  • Air Conditioning: All units.
  • Units with King Beds: Some units.
  • Units with Queen Beds: Most units.
  • Units with Wood Fireplaces: 16
  • Additional Amenities (ask about availability): Coffee Maker with coffee.

  • Units with TV: All units.
  • Type of Reception: Cable.
  • Number of Channels: 99
  • Front Panel A/V Inputs for Video Games and Digital Camera: Some units.
  • Internet Access in Units: All units.
  • Internet Access at No Additional Fee: Through High-Speed wired.

  • Specialty Discounts (call for availability): Seniors. Firefighters and Police Officers. Military Personnel.

  • Elevation: 6035 feet above sea level.
  • Region: Pikes Peak Area - South Central, Colorado
  • Location: In Town.
  • Setting: Mountain views.
  • BBQ Grills (individual use): Yes
  • On-Property in Central Area for Guests to Use: Fully equipped kitchen with pots, pans, dishes and serving utensils. Outdoor Hot Tub. Outdoor swimming pool. Central Picnic Area with BBQ Grills.
  • Kid's Play Structure: On site.
  • Credit Cards: Visa Card. MasterCard. Discover Card. American Express.

  • Pets in Lodging: All Dogs are allowed in private rental units. There may be a fee or a deposit.
  • Kennel (sitting service for your pet) Available: 15 minutes drive.
  • Pet Park (leash free zone): 10 minutes drive.

  • Phone: In private rental units.
  • Television: Available.
  • Big Screen TV: Available.
  • Wide Screen TV: Available.
  • Reception: Cable.
  • Fax Machine: Available.
  • Internet Cafe: 5 minutes drive.
  • WI-FI Wireless Internet: Available free.
  • High-Speed Wired Internet: Available free.

  • Groups Welcome: Club. Corporate. Reunion. Weddings. Elopements. Youth group with adult leaders. Retreat.
  • Group Meeting Area: Indoor room and outdoor area.
  • Conference Center: Meeting room with tables and chairs can be set up class room style. Some A/V equipment available for seminars. Call for more details.
  • Central Picnic Area with BBQ Grills: Yes
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in Indoor Meeting Room: 45
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in COVERED Outdoor Picnic Area: 75
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in Outdoor Open Picnic Area: 125
  • Maximum # of Lodging Guests with a Group: 119
  • Your Host will Cater or Arrange Meals with Advance Arrangements: Yes


  • National Park OR Monument: 40 minutes drive.
  • National Forests & BLM Lands: 10 minutes drive.
  • State Parks: 20 minutes drive.
  • Designated Historic District, Site or Plaza: 5 minutes drive.
  • Designated Scenic/Historic Byway: 10 minutes drive to the scenic byway.
  • Designated Hiking Trails: 5 minutes drive to trailhead.
  • Museum: 5 minutes drive.
  • Public Rec Center: 5 minutes drive.
  • Golf Course: 20 minutes drive.
  • Movie Theater: 15 minutes drive.
  • Art Gallery: 5 minutes drive.
  • Outlet/Mall Shopping: 20 minutes drive.
  • Restaurant(s): Walking distance.
  • Internet Cafe: 5 minutes drive.
  • Wine Tours OR Tasting: 10 minutes drive.
  • Casino Gambling: 50 minutes drive.

  • Fishing in River, Stream or Creek: 30 minutes drive.
  • Fishing in Lake, Reservoir or Pond: 30 minutes drive.
  • Fly Shop: 10 minutes drive.
  • Whitewater Rafting Office/Pickup point: 70 minutes drive.
  • Kayaking Rentals: 70 minutes drive.
  • Horseback Trail Rides (Guided): 3 minutes drive.
  • Jeep Trails: 30 minute drive. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
  • Jeep Rentals: 10 minutes drive. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
  • Jeep Tours: 10 minute drive (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
  • 4-Wheel Drive Sales & Services: 10 minutes drive. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
  • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Trails: 30 minute drive.
  • ATV Sales & Services: 20 minutes drive.
  • Tourist Train Rides: 5 minutes drive.
  • Cave Tours: 5 minutes drive.
  • Historic/Cultural Tours: 5 minute drive.
  • Mountain Bike Trails: 5 minutes drive to trailhead.
  • Bike Path: 3 minutes drive.
  • Bicycle Shop: 5 minutes drive.
  • Performing Arts Theatre: 5 minutes drive.
  • Amusement Rides: 10 minutes drive.
  • Mini Golf: 3 minutes drive.

  • Ice Skating (indoor) Skates Available: 15 minutes drive.

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