The Ptarmigan Inn places you next to Gondola Square and within a 5-minute walk of Steamboat Ski Resort. This 77-room hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like ski-in/ski-out access and an outdoor pool. It's in the mountains and also near Amaze'n Steamboat Family Fun Park and Yampa River Botanic Park.


Free continental breakfast is served each morning from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.


All of The Ptarmigan Inn's 77 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and free newspapers. TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Free local calls and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests staying at The Ptarmigan Inn enjoy access to ski-in/ski-out access, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Free parking is included with your stay. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this ski hotel include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and express check-out.


  • Walking distance to Steamboat Ski Resort
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 23 May to 26 November:
  • Dining venue

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

During the winter, enjoy onsite recreation like downhill skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing. After a day on the snow, enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa tub and an invigorating swim in the outdoor swimming pool. The Ptarmigan Inn helps provide the perfect ski vacation with ski storage and ski equipment rentals.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

The Ptarmigan Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Ski-in/ski-out access 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Sauna 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 77 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Ski storage 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Ptarmigan Inn offers 77 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Premium cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Television 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9:30 AM.

The Snowbird Restaurant - This family restaurant specializes in American cuisine. Happy hour is offered. Open select days.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include ski-in/ski-out access and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ski equipment rentals on site 
  • Downhill skiing on site 
  • Snowboarding on site 
  • Snowshoeing on site 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per stay

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Ptarmigan Inn Steamboat Springs
  • Ptarmigan Inn
  • Ptarmigan Steamboat Springs
  • Best Western Steamboat Springs
  • Steamboat Springs Best Western
  • The Ptarmigan Hotel Steamboat Springs

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

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