The  1890's Collins Hotel

The  1890's High School
Imperial Hotel Rooms & Rates Carr Manor Rooms & Rates

Cripple Creek, Colorado is a treasure of history. Around every corner and on every street you can explore the remnants of the 1890's gold rush that made Cripple Creek famous.

If you are visiting historic Cripple Creek, Colorado for the first time or you are one of those who fell in love with the blue skies, mountain air and local heritage and cannot resist returning for another visit, there is always something new and something old to see.

We invite you to explore three 1890's properties in the heart of downtown Cripple Creek. The historic high school and the historic Collins Hotel have been completely restored, and together they comprise 10 historic buildings and the Last Dollar Annex across the street - essential elements of your next Colorado vacation plans.

The historic sites of the Cripple Creek High School, now Carr Manor, and the Imperial Hotel have been preserved and restored as vacation respites - retreats for those who love to revel in the Colorado mountains filled with gold rush history. Also at the Imperial is the Monte Carlo Mining Company Emporium, featuring antiques, original art and prints, and a burger and ice cream restaurant. Relax in the comforts of modern amenities and elegance of period restoration while exploring the wealth of mining district heritage that made the Colorado gold rush world famous.


These properties combine to make one of the finest lodging experiences in the Colorado Rockies. Carr Manor is a boutique hotel in the bed and breakfast style. The Imperial carries on the hospitality of the 1890's hotel and the long-time tradition of fine dining and entertainment.

Carr Manor and the Imperial Hotel are located on of the most significant blocks in downtown Cripple Creek with the largest concentration of historic buildings and unique shops to explore while staying in the of the historic properties.

We invite you to explore these historic inns...come stay for a night, a weekend or longer - take home a lifetime of memories.

Art, Antiques and Food!

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