Strater In The News


For more than 126 years, the historic Strater Hotel—the centerpiece of Durango, has been the symbol of Victorian elegance and refined Old West atmosphere of Southwest Colorado. Time and again, this unique distinction is in the news and recognized by leading travel publications and industry organizations from around the world. Listed below, please find and enjoy just a few of the articles and recognitions the Strater Hotel is honored to have received over the years.


Durango Telegraph Gives Summer Show High Marks

July 16th, 2015

Elevator Time Machine
Strater premieres rollicking romp through the years

by Stew Mosberg

Incorporating 100 years of Durango history into an entertaining, family-friendly show is no small feat for any production, no matter the size. But Durango’s own Strater Theatre manages to pull off such theatrical magic, with its summer offering “Guitar Strings, a Cowboy and a Lost Peacock,” a whimsical look at Durango over the last century.

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Old West Gunfight Action at the Strater Hotel

July 9th, 2015

IDTV catches all the action of Strater Hotel and Diamond Belle Saloon Old West Gunfights in the streets of Durango.

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A Legacy of Lessons

June 25th, 2015

Charles E. Schumacher left behind memories of beauty and craftsmanship.

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Trot Over to Durango, Colorado

June 1st, 2014

Slice: The Magazine of Central Oklahoma

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