Our Mission

To cultivate a culture founded in the social aspect of travel while extending the warm hand of hospitality

Check In/Check out

Check in hours are 16:00-19:00(MST). We are able to accommodate after-hours check in, please notify our staff in advance with an estimated time of arrival.

Check out is 11:00 Free coffee and waffles until 11:00

Are linens provided?

All bedding and towels are provided. No outside bedding is permitted in the rooms.

Deposits, cancellations, and refunds

A deposit of 50% of the reservation cost is required to make a reservation.

A cancellation fee of $5 will be charged for a canceled reservation.

If canceling within 3 days the deposit is non-refundable.

No shows will be charged the total reservation cost the day of the reservation.

There are no refunds given for early departures.

Do you have bikes for rent?

Bike rental is available at a day rate of $10 if back by 18:30. Overnight rental is available for $20, to be returned by 11:00 the following morning. Complimentary locks, maps, and helmets provided.

Can I take a yoga class?

The Foco Yoga Cooperative is located in the Solarium Hostel, classes are open to guests as well as the local community. Please inquire with an instructor for pricing.

How far is Old Town? CSU?

We are 2 miles to old town, 1 mile to CSU

Can we smoke?

Smoking is not permitted within 20 feet from public entrances. There are designated smoking areas outside.

What about marijuana?

Colorado state legalized the recreational use of marijuana (Amendment 64).  Since The Hostel is private property, we do allow marijuana; discretion is appreciated and usually required. Smoking is only allowed outside and not in the atrium or in rooms. Please observe smoking etiquette and only smoke in designated areas.

Is alcohol permitted?

Yes, BYO! No alcohol in the dorm rooms.

Luggage Storage?

Yes! We are able to store personal luggage day of check in or check out only. We are not able to hold luggage overnight.


Unfortunately, due to the garden atrium and potential guest allergies, we are not pet friendly. ESA’s are NOT permitted, however, we encourage you to inquire about alternative lodging options!)

Do you offer extended stays?

Guests may stay a maximum of 14 days in a year in dorm rooms unless verification of enrollment in a class or training is provided.

Can I do a photoshoot in the Solarium?

Photo shoots are welcome between the hours of 11:00 and 15:00 for $25/hour. Please no more than 10 people involved in the shoot at once . We do request the right to use any footage for marketing purposes. Access to rooms not permitted.  All areas utilized must be left in same condition as prior to usage.

Can the Solarium host my event?

Due to the residential nature of the neighborhood and the lack of parking options, it is not possible for us to host events. Please feel free to inquire about your accommodation needs!

Group Reservations

To make a group reservation of five or more rooms we require a 50% refundable deposit at the time of booking as well  as a two-night minimum stay. The party can cancel free of charge up until 30 days before arrival, within 30 days of the check-in date the deposit is non-refundable. Please email info@solariumhostel for more information.

Need a staff member?

Reception is open daily from 9:00 until 19:00(MST). If you would like to contact somebody outside of these hours, please call (970) 599-3817. Overnight security is on the premise when the lobby is closed.

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