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Dunton Hot Springs

Luxury Colorado Resort

Where the World Melts Away

Nestled deep in the San Juan Mountains of the Colorado Rockies lies the exclusive Dunton Hot Springs resort, a perfectly restored ghost town comprising hand-hewn log cabins replete with exquisite furnishings, a life-worn saloon serving exceptional fare, trails that sprawl through alpine valleys and, of course, sensuous hot springs that make the world (not to mention stress) melt away.

Why Book with B&R?
Because you’ll pay the same price as you would if you booked through the property itself, but receive a number of upgrades and benefits only available through B&R. See “B&R Upgrades” below to learn more.

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Who It’s For

Set on a sprawling acreage deep within the San Juan Mountains, Dunton is perfect for those who want to truly escape and feel like they’re living off the grid (but not outside of Wifi range – each cabin is internet equipped!).

Luxury Alpine Cabins
Lush Valleys and Towering Mountains
13 Private Luxury
Log Cabins

The property also includes the Dunton River Camp and Dunton Town House. Contact us for more details about these accommodations.

Corporate Retreats, Couples
$630 to $900 USD


  • Inquire for single occupancy rate
  • Two-night minimum stay
  • Plus applicable taxes

Displayed rate based on double occupancy of Echo Cabin; rates vary between low and high seasons


Note that the months above reflect our preferred times to visit, but Dunton is open – and offering exceptional experiences – year-round

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Annik Boulva

Must-do Experience? I'll always have a soft spot for skinny tires, but I have to admit: the mountain biking here is amazing!

Dunton provides the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. There are few feelings better than hiking in the high San Juans and then unwinding in a natural hot spring.

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How to Get There

A number of major airlines provide daily service to the region through Durango, Telluride, Cortez and Montrose. We can make arrangements to have hotel staff meet you at one of these airports and drive you to Dunton, or you can rent a car and explore the area on your own as you make your way to the resort.

Activities & Amenities

Dunton offers myriad ways to work up a sweat and explore the mountain countryside before you ease yourself into the soothing hot springs.

Retreat Features

  • Horseback Riding
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Trail Rides into the San Juans
  • River Rafting
  • Photography & Fine Art instruction
  • Archaeological Day Tours to the Desert
  • Heli-skiing
  • Dog Sledding
  • Snowshoeing
  • Back Country Skiing
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Ice Skating
  • Ice Climbing
  • Hot Springs
  • Spa Treatments
  • West Fork Gym

B&R Upgrades

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • $100 USD equivalent Resort or Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Bottle of Sutcliffe Wine in room upon arrival
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

The Cabins

All of Dunton’s authentically restored log cabins are full of fascinating details. Each one is hand-built (in some cases by the original miners themselves) and lovingly restored, each possessing a distinct character. Tastefully decorated, they’re full of unique artifacts and furnishings. Every window affords magnificent views of the mountains and the surrounding meadows.

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