Frisco Inn on Galena

P.o. Box 1332, Frisco, Colorado 80443
Innkeeper(s): Bruce Knoepfel
 
  • Introduction

    Welcome to Frisco Inn on Galena!

     

    The Frisco Inn on Galena Street offers 15 beautifully furnished guest rooms.  All are equipped with 32 inch flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi, and Telephone.  Choose from the exquisite King Tower Room, the versatile Family Suite, or our elegant standard King, Queen, or 2 Doubles Rooms. For those desiring even more space, consider the High Country Loft, an upscale apartment located 2 1/2 blocks from the Inn, which can be configured as a 1, 2, or 3 unit.

     

     

    Common areas include a magnificent great room complete with a fireplace and mini library.  The large dining area seats up to 32 people and can be used in conjunction with a walk-out deck for special occasions. The whirlpool/hot tub and sauna sit adjacent to the sun-drenched deck.  Our game room, complete with a pool table, foosball table, and board games, provides hours of entertainment with family and friends.  Our gear room is available for storing equipment.

    Our nutritious gourmet breakfast includes a variety of delicious hot and cold dishes, all prepared from scratch daily, fresh baked goods, hot and cold cereal, fruit, juices, tea, and custom-made espresso, cappuccino, and latte drinks.  After the day’s activities enjoy complimentary wine, Hors D’oeuvres, cheese, homemade soup and other treats in the warm and spacious common areas.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Susan Anderson and Bruce Knoepfel for sharing their own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    For our personalized service (I have traveled extensively through coaching alpine ski racing and our Inn's mandate is to provide a comfortable place to stay) without any of the burdens of being away from home.

    We are our guests "Home away from home"

    For our food service. Our breakfast is a treat each morning and our happy hour with wine, cheese, appetizers, and homemade soup in the winter time each provide very nice offerings and a great opportunity for socializing.

    For our location. We are just a few steps off of Main Street with all of its great shops and restaurants yet these few steps create a peaceful, quiet location.

    For our concierge services. We can arrange anything imaginable whether it is a romantic package, an adventure package or individual activities from alpine slides to zip line and everything in between.

    What are you best known for?

    Our personalized service.

    What makes your inn unique?

    A beautiful facility with a staff that cares about each and every guest.

    What do you love most about your inn?

    The living room with its beautiful fireplace, the patio with its evening campfire and beautiful views, and the comfortable spaciousness of the inn with its mountain/Tuscan decor.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    The small town atmosphere surrounded by so much to do whether it is a stroll on Main Street to visit a great restaurant or shoppe, a bike ride on the 100 miles of paved bike paths in Summit County, or a day on the slopes at Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Vail, or Loveland.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    When a guest says they feel as at home as when they are at home!

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The Frisco Adventure Park has a tubing hill which is so much fun or renting a canoe or kayak for a leisurely paddle on Frisco Bay-especially in the morning when the water is like glass. The tranquility is amazing.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?
    • A bike ride
    • A trip to the Frisco Marina on Lake Dillon just down the street from the inn
    • Some great dinners on Main Street
    • A trip on the lake dillon water taxi
    • A hike A horseback ride
    • A zip line
    • A scenic drive or two
    • A Thursday free concert in the historic park
    • A raft trip
    • A bike ride down vail pass after riding the free shuttle to the top
    • A dinner horse drawn wagon ride
    • A round of golf at one of the areas many golf courses
    • Winter Skiing or snowboarding at the areas six world class resorts
    • A dinner sleigh ride
    • Tubing at the Frisco adventure park
    • A snowshoe adventure
    • Cross country skiing at the Frisco Nordic center
    • A snowmobile ride And so much more!
    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    Main Street is just steps out the door! Everything from wonderful shops, great restaurants, and the Frisco historic park.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    There are so many good restaurants on Main Street that I really don't have a favorite with all if the variety of cuisines.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Our website has links to a vast variety of other sites to find activities and information.

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have 15 rooms, a family two room suite, and a three bedroom loft. The loft is located 2 blocks from the inn and is great for larger families or groups.

    Do you accept pets?

    There is a local pet motel about 4 miles from the Inn.

     

  • Our Gourmet Breakfast

    Breakfast at the Frisco Inn on Galena Street is a delicious and hearty culinary treat.    Each morning we offer “made to order” cappuccino and espresso drinks, our signature Belgian waffles, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, fresh bread and pastries, yogurt, toast, orange juice, coffee, and tea.  Our staff creates a variety of gourmet treats for your added enjoyment…souffles, delightful egg and meat dishes, pancakes, or French toast just to name a few.

    Enjoy your breakfast in our comfortable and spacious dining room or on the adjacent sun deck.

     


     

     

  • Area Attractions

    Winter Attractions

    With seven world class resorts between 10 and 30 minutes from the Frisco Inn on Galena Street, it’s hard to imagine a better home base for your winter adventures. In addition to alpine skiing and snowboarding, the area is loaded with other diverse recreational opportunities including nordic skiing, skating, snowshoeing, tubing, sleigh rides, snowmobile tours, ice fishing, shopping, sightseeing, and many more. Don’t miss Frisco’s  Adventure Park for tubing, terrain park, and sleigh rides

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Summer Attractions

    For those who have discovered the summer and fall in Summit County, they know what seasons to really get excited for. The natural beauty of the Rockies reaches its pinnacle as the sun warms the peaks and valleys. The Frisco area offers exceptional hiking, cycling, mountain biking, golfing, fishing, sailing, rafting, sightseeing, jeep tours, and countless other opportunities