Wintertime in Boulder

On December 18, 2012 By

We have wrote previous blogs on summer in Boulder Colorado and fall in Boulder, Colorado- accordingly we see it only fit to do a blog entry on Winter in Boulder, Colorado (with a little Holiday focus given the timing…). Boulder’s picturesque Flarions really make a beautiful winter backdrop- although I find them breathtaking all year [...]

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Poinsettias…

On November 30, 2012 By

Poinsettias, a favorite holiday plant; a symbol of that magical and celebrated time of year when the red & green foliage adorns table centerpieces, holiday wreaths and maybe even a design on that ugly Christmas sweater!  We, in a tradition with decorating our property, have always purchased fresh poinsettias.  We place them about in our [...]

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For those of us who live in Boulder, Colorado – we consider ourselves lucky.  After all it has so much to offer to both residents and visitors alike.  I must say that one of my favorite non recreational activities to do in Boulder is spending some time on Pearl Street Mall.  It is definitely one [...]

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Go Green…Shuttle Style

On October 26, 2012 By

As you know…we are always trying to enhance our green initiatives.  We try to apply it to as many of our  daily practices as possible,  so of course, when we attended a Green Summit and found this company, we knew we wanted to let our guests know about it and make them our “preferred vendor” [...]

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Fall in Boulder

On October 5, 2012 By

The official first day was fall was September 22nd; and with just being only a few weeks into the season it really feels like autumn.  Is it just me or does it seem like the seasons just sneak up on us?  One minute we are celebrating the 4th of July and before we know it [...]

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Kaizen

On September 14, 2012 By

Kaizen is the Japanese word for “improvement or change for the better”. The general manager of our property really found a connection with this word and passed it along to the owners of the hotel, the team members within the hotel as well as the hotel’s sister properties. Everyone was equally as impressed with the [...]

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In just eight days and counting 128 riders from the 2nd Annual USA Pro Cycling Challenge will pass by our hotel. During Stage 6 from Golden to Boulder, cyclists will pedal their way to our city and the designated route will have them “swoosh” by the Boulder Creek Quality Inn & Suites. Guests staying at [...]

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Our Mural Contest…

On July 27, 2012 By

Our property, although it has been continuously updated, is 70 years old.  The charm and quaintness that comes along with an older property is wonderful.  We appreciate being able to offer all of the modern conveniences while still holding onto some history and charisma.  We have updated our lobby area, our breakfast room, our guest [...]

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Traveling with Pets.

On June 29, 2012 By

Pets are such an important part of our families and accordingly more and more families are choosing to travel with their pets.  79% of pet owners travel with their dogs, while 14% travel with their cats.  Most pet owners think the airline fees to travel with their pets are too high; making road trips a [...]

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June 20th marks the first day of summer, also commonly known as the Summer Solstice.  When you think of summer what usually comes to mind?  Vacations, swimming, riding bikes, beautiful weather, ice cream, a break from school?  With pending sunny days (Boulder experiences a ton of sunny or mostly sunny days each year) how are [...]

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