Chautauqua Amenities

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The Chautauqua Dining Hall has been a Boulder favorite since 1898. Meet up with your friends after an invigorating hike or before a concert and savor the spectacular views from the expansive wraparound porch while enjoying fresh Colorado bistro cuisine year round. The porch is heated for your dining comfort and the Dining Hall offers a full bar with local beers and great wines to complement your meal. Lodging guests receive a 10% discount at the Dining Hall. Just show your room key to your server.

Dining Hall Hours

Tuesday – Friday 11AM – 9PM

Saturday and Sunday – 9AM – 9PM

Closed Mondays


The recently restored General Store is now open year round to guests, patrons and visitors and offers great, local coffee, homemade ice cream, food-to-go, picnic supplies, unique gifts, and Chautauqua merchandise. Lodging Guests receive a 10% discount at the General Store on all items. Just show your room key.

General Store Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday – 9AM – 7PM

Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 8AM – 8PM

Tuesdays closed



Chautauqua is a hiker’s paradise with 40 miles of trails in every direction – all levels of difficulty. Dogs love our hikes and are allowed on most trails and in many of our cottages. Don’t forget to stock up with water, snacks, dog toys and sunscreen from the General Store before you set off. Check out this Visit Boulder guide to Chautauqua hikes.


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Enjoy summer concerts, film and dance in our historic Auditorium and fall and spring concerts and lectures in the Community House. Events sell out so we recommend browsing our upcoming events and buying your tickets before you arrive You can purchase tickets at, or stop in at the Box Office kiosk (west of the Auditorium) between May and September.


Family playing basketball on Chautauqua court


Tennis, basketball, and pickleball courts are available for guest use on a first come, first served basis. One tennis court is located to the east of the Dining Hall and one tennis court and a basketball court are located at the south end of the property.



The recently renovated playground to the east of the Dining Hall features state-of-the-art play and climbing structures, including a mini-Auditorium and child-sized replica of the Flatirons.


Boy with painted bear from Chautauqua Art In The Park public art exhibit


Chautauqua loves hosting public art installations! We partner with local artists and nonprofits to offer our visitors and guests unique exhibits throughout the year. For information about the next exhibit, subscribe to our newsletter or visit our Community Events page. Lodging guests may also inquire at our Lodging Office.

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Lodging guests enjoy complimentary activities like our “Chautauqua Chill” socials, guided hikes, and history and tree tours. To get the most from your visit, check out the Insiders Guide To Chautauqua or take our self-guided cell-phone tour. Our Experience Curator and Front Desk team can also point you towards a number of outdoor, culinary and spa experiences with trusted Chautauqua partners. For information on guest events and other experiences during your stay, inquire at check in, or call 303-952-1611.



Spend more time enjoying Chautauqua and less time in the grocery aisles. Whether you’re coming in for the weekend or stocking up for a longer stay, take advantage of our grocery delivery service. Visit to get started. Your first delivery is free! For beverage deliveries, visit Chautauqua’s partner, Hazel’s.

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