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Exceptional Lodging Companies is a family owned and operated business specializing in exceptional service in delightful locations.
Hillside, Colorado Vacation Cottages
Just 12 miles north of Westcliffe, on Hwy 69 – enjoy 10 rural acres with gardens, meandering stream, gorgeous mountain views and an outdoor kitchen. Enjoy wildlife, quietude, and incredible dark skies for your stargazing pleasure!
Perfectly located for your family vacation to the Royal Gorge, Salida, Westcliffe or another Southern Colorado town! Rest your head at Hillside Colorado Cottages, centrally located just 12 miles south of the Arkansas River and 12 miles north of Westcliffe on State Highway 69.
While you’re in the area, visit the nearby Bishops Castle, Royal Gorge, Monarch Ski Area or one of Colorado’s beautiful fourteeners — and then relax in one of five beautifully renovated cottages while enjoying the starry Dark Sky designated community of Westcliffe and Silver Cliff.
Dark Sky Suites
Just One block south of Main Street, in Westcliffe and the closest lodging to Smokey Jack Observatory! Enjoy amazing views of the Wet Mountain Valley from Dark Sky Suites.
Come visit Southern Colorado and enjoy starry skies, wonderfully remote hiking, the western art scene, or a summer music festival. Deep sleep at Dark Sky Suites in Westcliffe, Colorado is what you can expect!
With 11 newly renovated hotel-style rooms, we provide a convenient kitchenette in each unit and the opportunity to enjoy a true dark skies experience at 7800 feet above sea level; the highest Dark Sky Observatory in Colorado, just a short stroll down the road.
Lamp Post Lodge
Enjoy the convenience of Westcliffe and the views of the Wet Mountain Valley at the Lamp Post Lodge
Whether you are visiting Southern Colorado for great hiking, stargazing the night away, checking out our fantastic art scene or enjoying one of our fabulous festivals, we know you will sleep soundly at the Lamp Post Lodge in Westcliffe, Colorado. The Lamp Post Lodge is a top-notch vacation rental and one of the best places to stay in the area! Book one of our suites, our private apartment — or consider reserving our entire facility for your wedding, family reunion or other event!
From its place in scenic Westcliffe, CO, our vacation rental lodge and apartment features crisp linens, a cozy atmosphere, fresh mountain air and majestic views. Enjoy all the comforts of home as you bask in the splendor of the Sangre de Cristo mountains. Your time spent in the Wet Mountain Valley is certain to surpass your expectations when you consider the diverse list of activities at your fingertips.