Durango is truly a four season wonderland of things to do, places to see, and ways to relax. 

The Siesta Motel is located in the perfect place for you to take advantage of all these activities without wasting a lot of time “getting there.”

We’ve got a dozen restaurants within an easy 10 minute walk from your front door. Or hike over to Schneider Park for tubing, fly fishing, or a scenic picnic alongside the Animas River.

The new Durango Recreation Center, within walking distance from the Siesta Motel, provides a wonderful indoor swimming and play facility plus complete gym and workout facilities and is open to all visitors.

For railroad enthusiasts, the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum is just over 2 miles from the Siesta Motel.

Rafting, kayacking, fishing of all sorts are all great ways to spend time on the Animas River, just down the way from the Siesta Motel. There’s just so much to do!

Durango – La Plata County Airport (airport code DRO) offers daily commercial service from American Airlines and United Airlines and is a short 12 miles away for travelers planning to visit by air.

We have included a number of links below to help you get started making you plans for a wonderful time in Durango and the Siesta Motel.

Stay at the Siesta Motel. We’re right in the heart of Durango!

Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Experience a little of the old west as you ride the D&SNG from Durango to the mining town of Silverton.

Main Avenue Trolley Service
A great and inexpensive way to get around Durango.  It can pick you up right at the Siesta and drop you at all the best shopping and eateries.

Purgatory Mountain Resort
Skiing in the winter, so many mountain activities in the other seasons.

Iron Horse Bicycle Classic
Run each summer, this event brings the best mountain bikers from around the world for a weekend of fun and competition.

Mesa Verde National Park
Home of the famous cliff dwellings, the ancestral Pueblo people, is one of the most incredible places to visit in all the USA.  It is less than 1 hour from the Siesta Motel.

Serious Texas Barbecue
Just a block North of the Siesta and an easy walk, offers some of the best BBQ this side of Texas and offers indoor and outdoor patio dining.

Mild to Wild
Enjoy the beauty, fun, and excitement of white water rafting or jeeps explorations with the premier provider in the Four Corners, .