When people think of fly-fishing in Colorado, they picture floating a wild freestone river, walking a high meadow stream, casting to cruising cutthroats at timberline, or landing unexpectedly large rainbows within a short distance. That this the essence of the Arkansas River. They hope for success, be that two fish, twenty, or maybe just the pleasure of leaving the world behind for a day and learning some new skills. And they crave solitude, the chance to share the river with a friend or two, a companionable guide, and the fish. If you are looking for a guided experience try our friends at Arkanglers our customers say they are the best on the river. Check out our Fly Fishing and Lodging Packages.

Why should fishermen choose the Super 8? Convenient at room parking, Superstart Breakfast, 3 Hot Tubs to warm your core and property wide wireless to stay connected. Bring along your sweetheart there are many diversions here in Salida and of course a great rate. We are pet friendly…in fact we Love your Pet! No pet fees ever!

Make our Salida, Colorado hotel the destination for your Rocky Mountain, Upper Arkansas Getaway. The fishermen friendly Salida Super 8 is conveniently located in the heart of the Upper Arkansas River Valley, nestled among some of Colorado’s highest peaks in the heart of the fourteener’s region.

We are well placed for easy access to Historic Downtown Salida, CO, Chaffee County Living History, Ghost Towns, hot springs, hiking, biking Crest Trail Report, fly fish, kayak or raft the beautiful Arkansas River, Monarch Ski Resort including all-inclusive Ski Packages and many other wonderful Colorado mountain recreation possibilities.

Here is a link to Greg’s fishing report Arkanglers.

When you come fishing choose Salida’s Favored Hotel… the Salida Super 8.

  • "My New Fav Travel Stop” Check in was very friendly and helpful. Great presentation at breakfast and extremely clean and organized. Smiles all around and great view while making calls from the picnic bench out back. Micheal from Monument Colorado 9/16

  • “Super Stay at Super 8” one night stay but used the indoor pool and hot tub. staff very friendly and helpful with meals and things to do around town. one step above most super 8s we've been to. Will definately stay here again. Max from Arkansas City 9/16

  • “Super Friendly Staff, Great Value” We stopped at this motel with our two pups for one night on our way to Cortez. The staff could't have been nicer and the setup was perfect for dogs. Lots of extras included, hot tub, grill area as well as dog area with pick up bags included. The rooms were very spacious and had fridge and microwave. Free breakfast. Betsy from Denver 9/16

  • “Clean, quiet, comfy stay” I'm glad I listened to all of the other reviews--needed a pet-friendly room for the night and Super 8 Salida delivered. Both the evening and morning front desk staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was clean and had everything we needed. Nelly from Steamboat Springs, Colorado 10/16

8 Reasons to Stay at the Salida Super 8

  1. Complimentary Super Start Breakfast...Super 8 Cinnamon Rolls and Freshly Made Waffles
  2. Clean, Comfortable Rooms With Refrigerators, Coffee Makers, Hairdryers, 32” High Definition Color TVs.
  3. Indoor Heated Pool and Three Hot Tubs.
  4. A "Pride of Super8" Property.
  5. Guest Laundry on property.
  6. Walking Distance to Restaurants & many Shopping possibilities.
  7. Across from the Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center, Loyal Duke Dog Park & Recreation Park.
  8. Free High Speed Wireless Internet, Guest Computer in our Lobby.