Best Western

Best Western Plus Boulder Inn

770 28th Street, Boulder, CO 80303-2343
Phone: +1 303-449-3800   |   Fax: 303/402-9118   |   98 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Prominently located directly across from the University of Colorado, the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn gives guests easy access to NOAA, NIST, the new 29th Street Mall, fabulous dining, entertainment and culture. Stylish, well-appointed rooms reflect a gracious ambiance, found throughout the hotel.

During your visit to our Boulder hotel, enjoy our complimentary hot continental breakfast, free high-speed wireless Internet, a 40-inch HD television with 60 HD Channels, and 24-hour business center. Relax poolside and watch the sunlight bounce off colorful mountain peaks or have our staff direct you to one of Boulder Colorado's many hiking trails. Other guest facilities include hot tub, fitness center, free bike rental and conference center.

Our multilingual staff is well known for exceptional personalized service to both business and leisure guests. Unmatched levels of courtesy and comfort, coupled with the captivating backdrop of the majestic Rocky Mountains, will guarantee your perfect stay at our Boulder hotel. Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Outdoor pool Heated seasonal (May-October)
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, a brand new 1200 square foot breakfast room,Rotating breakfast menu,Breakfast burritos, Pancakes, French toast sticks, Eggs, Bacon and sausage, Fresh local bagels, Donuts, English muffins, Oatmeal, Cereal, Fresh made to order coffee, Tea, Juice
  • Business center, free 24-hour business center with high-speed Internet
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish, German, Portuguese, French, Polish, Samoan, Japanese, Senegelese)
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference services
  • Fax services, 24-hours
  • 24-hour photocopy services
  • Interior corridor
  • Laundromat, new onsite guest laundry
  • Fax machine
  • Computer, available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Exercise facility
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Universal gym
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Mail services, daily outgoing mail
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Air-conditioning
  • Free parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Free bike rentals available for all our guests on a first come first serve basis.
  • Cash machine,(ATM)

Best Western Plus Boulder Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western plus boulder inn in Boulder, Colorado is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 40.001595  /  Latitude: -105.257265


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The east. US 36 West go to Baseline Road, through the stoplight to the stop sign then straight ahead to the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn.

From: The south. Highway 93 to Broadway, turn right on Baseline, left on the frontage road of 28th Street to the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn.

From: The north. Diagonal Highway to 28th Street, turn left on Colorado and an immediate right on the frontage road of 28th Street to the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn.

Best Western Plus Boulder Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Argo Gold Mine, Mill & Museum

First constructed in 1893, the Argo Gold Mine, Mill, and Museum is now a National Historic Site and must-see for Idaho Springs visitors. The historic Argo Tunnel helped put the site on the map, as it was used to transport ore from the mines, stretching 4.5 miles to Central City.

Today, the Double Eagle Gold mine tour, Argo mill tour, and the live demonstration of the rock drilling are fun ways to learn of this rich history. While in Idaho Springs, the "birthplace" of the Rocky Mountain Gold Rush, or the greater Denver area, take time to enjoy the hot mineral springs and nearby trout fishing.

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art

Founded in 1972, the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (BMoCA) showcases a wonderful variety of exhibits, and offers a comprehensive schedule of workshops, classes, lectures, and special events – all just outside the Denver metro area.

Whether visiting on you lunch break, joining the "Feel the Art Tour," or accompanying a class on a school tour – you'll enjoy strolling through the museum. The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art's floor space also provides a unique space for your next meeting, party, or special event.

Chautauqua Auditorium

Constructed in 1898, the Chautauqua Auditorium is a historic structure located in Boulder. Named to U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1978, the auditorium was constructed to host the first of the Colorado Chautauqua in the late 19th century.

Today, the auditorium is still used for Denver-area concerts, cinema, and other live entertainment events, including the Colorado Music Festival. Visitors are also invited to visit the Chautauqua Dining Hall, available for weddings, private parties, or just a relaxing bite to eat.

Children's Museum of Denver

Opened in 1979, the Children's Museum of Denver offers a wide range of hands-on activities and interactive exhibits for children to discover and explore while visiting the Denver area. Popular exhibits include: 3, 2, 1... Blast Off!, the Assembly Plant, Click Clack Train Track, and ARTS a la Carte.

The museum also hosts year-round family events – two of which are the Bunny Trail EggVenture and Snack with Santa. This Denver museum has 10,000 square feet of adaptable space available for birthday parties, meetings, fund raisers, receptions, and family reunions.

Colorado State Capitol

Colorado State Capitol

Colorado State Capitol

Buit in 1894, the Colorado State Capitol is located on Colfax Avenue in downtown Denver.

The building is a National Historic Landmark and a U.S. Historic district, housing the Colorado General Assembly and serves as the office for the Governor and Lieutenant Governor.

Beautiful Colorado Rose Onyx, a rare rose-colored marble, was used throughout the interior.

The Rotunda features 16 stained glass windows, known as the Hall of Fame, honoring the state's earliest pioneers.

A tour of the building is requisite while visiting Denver no matter the season.

Conference On World Affairs

Held annually at University of Colorado-Boulder since 1948, the Conference On World Affairs is a five-day conference covering everything from politics to science to media. The conference is generally held in early April in several buildings across the UCB campus, including the Mackey Auditorium and UMC Center Ballroom.

The University of Colorado-Boulder is located in Boulder – a college town within the Denver metro area. Students and Boulder visitors are encouraged to attend the event, which has been informally dubbed the “Conference on Everything Conceivable” by Roger Ebert. 

Coors Field

Rocky Mountain baseball fans have made their way to Coors Field every summer since 1995, where Major League Baseball's Colorado Rockies play all their home games. The 50,000 capacity ball park is located in the Denver metropolitan area and is synonymous with big hits and crushed home runs.

Located directly behind right field is the Blue Moon Brewery at The Sandlot restaurant, where fans can catch a bite to eat without missing a single pitch. Coors Field is no stranger to the national stage – both the 2007 World Series and 1998 All-Star Game took place at Coors Field.

Denver International Airport

Encompassing more than 33,000 acres, the Denver International Airport is America's largest commercial airport, in terms of land area. The DIA serves the Denver metropolitan area, including towns like Lakewood, Auroa, Greenwood Village, and Brighton

Passengers have a variety of choices for commercial flights from the 16 commercial airlines, via the airport's three concourses. Frontier Airlines, Great Lakes Airlines, and United Airlines operate hubs at Denver International Airport.

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Located in Denver's City Park, the Denver Museum of Natural History and Science houses variety of programs, exhibits, and events striving to "excite minds through scientific discovery".

Whether viewing a showing in the Planetarium, watching a film in the IMAX Theater, or strolling through the Wildlife Exhibits, there is plenty of discovery to be had. Spend a few days in this beautiful city park area of downtown Denver and visit the nearby Denver Zoo and Duck Lake.

Denver Zoo

Denver Zoo

Denver Zoo

Home to over 3,500 animals from over 650 species, the Denver Zoo is one of the more popular zoos in America.

Constantly striving to enhance the lives of animals, the zoo has recently created the Predator Ridge, Tropical Discovery, and Primate Panorama naturalistic habitats, with those efforts in mind.

The Denver Zoo Keeper Experience, Zoo Camps and Bunk with the Beasts are a few of the wonderful kids' programs also available at the zoo.

And don't forget to visit Mshindi, the rhinoceros that paints with a brush. Enjoy a fun-filled day at Colorado's most popular cultural attraction, in the beautiful City Park area of downtown Denver.

Fiske Planetarium & Science Center

Set on the campus of University of Colorado-Boulder, the Fiske Planetarium and Science Center offers a wonderful variety of programs, laser shows, live talks, star shows and events.

Whether learning about the "Birth of Stars" or "Adventures Beyond the Solar System", allow enough time for it all during a public show, taking place Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

The planetarium's classroom, lobby exhibits, and theater are available for hosting birthday parties, weddings, and special events in Boulder. After school classes are also available.

Frozen Dead Guy Days

In celebration of Grandpa Bredo, Frozen Dead Guy Days is a festival held each year in March. The festival is held in Nederland near the Denver and the surrounding metropolitan area. Featuring activities like coffin racing, ice turkey bowling, snowy volleyball, a parade of hearses, and many others, this festival is truly one of a kind.

Named a top-10 festival by Lonely Planet, Frozen Dead Guy Days has become a yearly tradition in Nederland since 2002. Frozen Dead Guy Days is perfect when you want to participate in a one of a kind celebration near towns like Boulder and Winter Park.

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area

Encompassing over 76,000 acres, the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area is an incredibly beautiful wilderness area sitting northwest of the Denver metro area.

The wilderness area features seven prominent peaks reaching over 13,000 feet in elevation.

The area is a part of the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and straddles the Continental Divide.

Native American tribe names were chosen for the names of seven peaks in the area.

Recreational activities include hiking, biking, fishing, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing. 

Museum of Contemporary Art

Located near Commons Park in historic downtown Denver, the Museum of Contemporary Art is the first of its kind for the city. The five galleries, lecture hall, and education centers aim to inspire visitors as they stroll through the halls.

The exquisite exhibits, variety of lectures, and programs are always in an active state, so each visit presents something new. Whether you join a tour, attend a lecture, or have the museum host your next special event, the museum is a must-see attraction in Denver.

Pepsi Center

Located in the heart of the Mile High City, the Pepsi Center is a multipurpose arena giving a home a to three different Colorado professional sports teams – the Denver Nuggets of the NBA, the Colorado Avalanche of the NHL, and the Colorado Mammoth of the NLL all have shared the arena since 1999.

The arena is located in the metropolitan Denver area and has hosted numerous national events over the years. The 2008 democratic national convention, first-rate concerts, multiple all-star games, league championships, and many more have all utilized the versatility at the Pepsi Center.

Regis University

Established in 1877, Regis University is a private, co-ed school with a Roman Catholic Jesuit affiliation. When you plan your next visit to Denver and the surrounding metro area, be sure to experience a pleasant and informative campus tour at Regis University.

When you embark on your campus tour at Regis University, be sure to check out top campus attractions and highlights like DeSmet Hall, and Ripples of Ulysses at the Coors Life Directions Centre – a charming statue carved by Rowan Gillespie.

Regis University athletics teams compete within the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, and field teams in men's and women's soccer, cross country, golf, baseball, and softball – just to name some.

Sports Authority Field

Originally known as Mile High Stadium, newly dubbed Sports Authority Field at Mile High is the proud home of the National Football League's Denver Broncos. Located centrally in the Denver metropolitan area, the NFL stadium has been open since 2001, seating over 76,000 fans on Sundays every fall.

Boasting easy access and comfort, the stadium also has the ability to seat approximately 50,000 fans for famed concerts, festivals and other large, competitive sporting events. Not to mention, fans of professional lacrosse have caught all of the MLL's Denver Outlaw games at Mile High since 2006.

University of Colorado Heritage Center

Located in the Old Main building on the Univeristy of Colorado-Boulder campus, the University of Colorado Heritage Center focuses on collecting, preserving, and interpreting resources of the university's history.  As such, the center is a  must-see for Boulder visitors looking for some regional history. 

You can stroll through the center's nine galleries of exhibits for a wonderful look into the past. Old Main is more than a century old and once completely housed university for eight years. It was renovated in the early 1980's and remains the focal point of the university today.

University of Colorado-Boulder

University of Colorado-Boulder

University of Colorado-Boulder

Established in 1876, the University of Colorado Boulder is the flagship school of the University of Colorado System.

Visit Boulder and the surrounding Denver metro area on your next Colorado exploration – be sure to check out the large, urban campus.

Ideal for an afternoon of tours and museum visits, CU is home to Kittredge Lake, and the surrounding Kittredge Fields

Enjoy a tour of the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History where the kids can take part in hands-on exhibits, and experience science and history all at the same time.

Other campus highlights include the Dalton Trumbo Fountain Court, Macky Auditorium, and the Mary Rippon Theatre. Sports fans enjoy CU Buffaloes football games at Folsom Field, and CU Buffaloes basketball games at Coors Events Center

University of Denver

A private school founded in 1864, the University of Denver is situated near downtown Denver, just across from Observatory Park and right off Interstate 25 and University Blvd. Plan your next trip into the Denver area and be sure to tour the DU campus, a 125-acre plot of land mixing urban and residential elements.

Enjoy your DU campus tour and check out campus highlights like the Buchtel Tower, and the Sturm College of Law Tower. Sports fans visiting DU can experience the excitement of DU Pioneers athletics. Visit the Magness Arena for Pioneer hockey and basketball games, and don't miss out on the Pioneer soccer at CIBER Field at the University of Denver Soccer Stadium.

Wings Over The Rockies Air & Space Museum

Located on the grounds of Lowry Air Force Base in Denver near Aurora, the museum houses over three dozen aircraft in a 40,000 square foot hangar.

Notable examples include the B-52 Stratofortress bombers, a Goodyear FG-1D, a McDonnell F-101 B, and numerous civilian and general aircraft.

The museum is also the home of the Colorado Aviation Historical Society and the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, perfect for airplane enthusiasts, alongside numerous aeronautical educational and operational services.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Coors Event Center
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Folsom Field, at the University of Colorado
  • 1.00 mile(s) from National Institute for Standards and Technology
  • 1.00 mile(s) from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Boulders Dinner Theater
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Boulder History Museum
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Boulder Museum of Art
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Leanin Tree Museum
  • 1.00 mile(s) from 29th Street Mall, this new mall offers stores such as Apple, REI, Macys, Nordstroms Rack, Edddie Bauer, Lululemon, Sepora and a 16 screen movie theater
  • 1.40 mile(s) from Peal Street Mall, this famous mall offers may unique local shops ranging from art, kitchenware, tourist shops, clothing and restaurants
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Flatirons Mall

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 18.00 mile(s) from Eldora Ski Resort
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Chautauqua Park, a beutiful natural historic park filled with hiking trails
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Boulder Creek, offers tubing and kayaking in the spring, summer and fall months

Nearby Restaurants

  • The Boulder Inn offers a location just minutes away from a variety of distinctive restaurants. From casual to fine dining, an array of choices are at your doorstep. Below is a sample of some of our favorites:
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Carelli's of Boulder, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner, Italian restaurant, which offers outstanding authentic classic Italian cuisine within walking distance from the hotel.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from The Chautauqua Dining Hall, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located at the base of Boulder's Flatirons, Chautauqua Park is on the National Register of Historic Places. The dining hall, known for Sunday brunch, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner year-round.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from The Flagstaff House Restaurant, full service, French, open for: lunch, dinner, fine dining on the side of Flagstaff Mountain with views of Boulder, at an elevation of 6,000 feet. This Mobile 4-star restaurant boasts a 20,000 bottle wine cellar.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from The Dushanbe Tea House, full service, Continental, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, the only structure of its kind in the Western Hemisphere. The stunning teahouse was given to the city of Boulder by its sister city of Dushanbe, Tajikistan as a symbol of U.S. and Soviet relations.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Pearl Street Dining, cafe, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner

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