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The Crawford Hotel Monogram Detail We pride ourselves in being one of the newest and best Denver hotels. To find out more about the Denver Union Station project and updates on The Crawford Hotel, please see our presence in the following Press Releases and media.
Contact Julie Dunn at julie@dunncommunications.com or 303.522.2659 for media inquiries.

Rated one of the Top 11 Business Hotels in the World by CNN

Rated one of the 10 Best Hotels of the Year in 2015 by Forbes

Rated #4 hotel in the West by Condé Nast, 2015


AWARDS


The Crawford Hotel in the Media

2017

The Green Prophet: The Crawford Hotel in Denver is the bees knees
The Crawford Hotel, and our unique location in Union Station, are highlighted in this article. The bees that are kept on the roof of the building, and the lively atmosphere and people who create it are noted as the best reasons to enjoy The Crawford. 

2016

Denver Life: 9 Valentine’s Day Staycation Deals
The Crawford Hotel is highlighted as one of the best hotels in Denver for a romance package. Denver Life celebrates The Crawford’s Date Night Package as a one of the best Denver Valentine’s Day Staycations.
 
U.S. News & World Report: The Crawford Hotel
Outstanding service and unbeatable location are two of the main reasons why former guests will continue to choose The Crawford when choosing a hotel in Denver.
 
Just Luxe: This $8k Valentine’s Day Package Features Dom Pérignon and a Fancy Shopping Spree
 The Crawford Hotel is mentioned in this article outlining some spectacular Valentine’s Day specials. The Ultimate Valentine’s Day package that the hotels offered included a $5,000 shopping spree to John Atencio Jewelers, a bottle of Dom Pérignon and more.
 
Traveller: The Crawford Hotel review, Denver: The US hotel that’s all class
The hotel, like the rest of the building, has an inviting newness and nostalgic embrace that’s all class. Calender highlights the relaxing rooms, upscale dining, and historic preservation that Denver Union Station offers.
 
Trip Savvy: Plan an Entire Vacation Without Leaving Union Station
Focusing on the entirety of Denver Union Station, Trip Savvy draws attention to the array of options that exist inside the building. The Crawford Hotel, restaurants, bars and outlets make it possible to enjoy a weekend in Denver without leaving the building.
 
Denver ABC 7: 7 Unique and Amazing Places to Stay in Colorado
Listed as one of the 7 most unique and amazing places to stay in Colorado, The Crawford Hotel stands out because of its distinct guestrooms, as well as the modern renovation of historic space.
 
Hotel Scoop: Denver Hotels: Favorites and What’s New
The Crawford Hotel’s blend of historic and modern as well as the train theme are featured in this article from Hotel Scoop. 

2015

Forbes: 10 Best Hotels of the Year 2015
The Crawford Hotel is honored to be featured as one of the Top 10 Hotels in the world. Forbes expresses appreciation for The Crawford’s location in the vibrant and lively Denver Union Station, the upscale amenities and The Crawford’s unique rooms.
 
Los Angeles Times: Denver’s Restored Union Station is a Destination unto Itself
The Crawford’s use of the train station, upscale dining options and bustling lobby make the hotel and Denver Union Station a destination not to be missed. 
Trip Savvy Denver's Best Gay-Friendly Hotels
Paste Magazine: Checklist Denver, Colorado
Corporate & Incentive Travel: A Singular Sense of Place
CNN: Insider Guide – Best of Colorado Skiing
Denver Business Journal: Colorado Dominates Conde Nast Traveler's rankings of Best Hotels in the West
Contract Magazine: Denver Union Station & The Crawford Hotel
The Daily Meal:  Denver Union Station: Transportation Reimagined
Conde Nast Traveler: Top 15 Hotels in the West
USA Today: Denver's Best Hotels: From Luxury Stays to Romantic Boutiques
The Culture Trip: The 10 Best Hotels in Denver
USA Today: Denver's Top Hotels for Fans of Basketball, Hockey, Lacrosse & Nightlife
Vacation Idea: Best Family Weekend Getaways
The Street: Top High Tech Hotel Around the World
Smart Meetings: Mind Games in Colorado
FOX News: WiFi, Toys & Tequila: Top Hotels with Awesome Free Amenities
USA Today: Top 10 Hotels by Denver's Coors Field
CBS Denver: Top Denver Hotels with a View
USA Today: Hotels in Denver that Welcome Four-Legged Friends
Los Angeles Magazine: The Weekender - Denver
Expedia: What's New in Denver
USA Today: Denver's Top Luxury Hotels
Saveur: The New Guard: 10 Modern Martini Bars
USA Today: Tips for the Best Sightseeing in Denver
The Daily Express U.K.: Colorado's Mile High City on the Edge
Reign Magazine: Raise the Bar
Hospitality Design: Under the Radar: Denver
9 News: Extravagant Valentine's Day Packages at Denver Hotels
Travel Weekly: Say "I Do" to Over-the-Top Romance Packages
Hotel Scoop: Downtown Denver's Best Romantic Hotels
The New York Times: Refurbished Stations from Denver to Tokyo
OutFront Colorado: Unique Places to Count Sheep in Colorado
USA Today: 10 Best Hotels in the Heart of Downtown Denver
Travel Pulse: The Only Guide to Denver You Need
CBS Denver: Top Luxury Hotels in Denver
Gayot.com: Top 10 New Hotels for 2015
Collaborate Magazine: Site Visit: The Crawford Hotel
MSN: Destination-Worthy Food Halls Across the U.S.
The New York Times: What to Do in Denver

2014

United Hemispheres: A Restored Train Station is the Mile High City's Hippest New Hangout
USA Today: Restored Union Station Changes the Game in Denver
Conde Nast Traveler: Relive the Romance of Train Travel at these Railroad Hotels
Dallas Morning News: Denver's Reborn Union Station is part of a Renovation Trend
Orbitz: Rooming with Denver's Crawford Hotel
The Robb Report: Sneak Peak: The Crawford Hotel, Denver
National Public Radio: Once Dilapidated City Train Stations Enjoying a Renaissance
Houston Chronicle: Tour Denver's Hottest New Hotel
The Denver Post: Denver's Union Station has been a 30-year Barn Raising

Press Releases

The New Crawford Hotel at Denver Union Station is partnering with Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey and Infinite Monkey Therom to offer exclusive “Colorado Curated” Packages

The Crawford Hotel continues to partner with other Colorado local businesses to bring their guests a uniquely Colorado hotel experience. The Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey Package gives guests a tour of the distillery as well as a Crawford etched bottle of whiskey. The Infinite Monkey Theorem Package provides an inside look at this urban winery with several bottles of wine to take along.

The Crawford Hotel at Denver Union Station now open

This 112 room boutique hotel located in Denver Union Station is now open! The Crawford provides its guests a luxury hotel experience in Denver’s lower downtown district.

Great Hall Gala celebrating Denver Union Station set to raise more than $1 million for Colorado Non-Profits

Union Station Alliance (USA) is happy to announce that the Great Hall Gala will raise over $1 million of more than 50 Colorado non-profit organizations. The Great Hall Gala will be held in Denver Union Station on July 11, 2014.

The Final Eight Retail and Restaurant Tenants are Announced

Tattered Cover, Milkbox Ice Creamery, EatMore Burgers & Brats, Pigtrain, The Cooper Lounge, The Terminal Bar, Bloom, and Fresh Exchange will all have a presence in Denver Union Station. Each of these restaurants and shops has a unique Denver history and will add life and innovation to the LoDo area.

Mercantile Dining and Provision to be added as a Union Station Restaurant

Alex Seidel, Executive Chef of Fruition, names his newest concept in Union Station, Mercantile Dining and Provision. This European-style restaurant and market concept will serve both breakfast and lunch.

Denver’s Union Station’s 112 Room Hotel is named “The Crawford Hotel”

The Crawford Hotel becomes the name of Denver union Station’s 112 room hotel. Named after Dana Crawford, Union Station partner, the hotel gives homage to the buildings historic past while embracing elements of Denver’s future.

Union Station announces the first round of restaurants to be in Union Station

Larimer Associates announce the first three restaurants that will have a presence in Denver’s Union Station. The Kitchen Next Door, with concepts in both Denver and Boulder, Snooze, and a new restaurant and market concept by Chef Alex Seidel of Fruition will all be in Denver’s Union Station.


Other Media

Family Friendly Hotels in Denver: These Hotels Make a Great Base for Exploring Denver with the Kids
Destination: Denver
USA Today’s 10 Best – Denver’s Top Luxury Hotels
Colorado Parent – Let’s Go To Union Station
Forbes Life – Hotel Test Drive: Classic Train Station Now Hip, Happening, Downtown Hotel
The Huffington Post – A Terminal Adventure at Denver’s Union Station
USA Today’s 10 Best – Denver’s Top Pet-Friendly Hotels
Hotel Scoop – Downtown Denver’s Best Romantic Hotels
Gayot – Top 10 New Hotels
Aspen Magazine Feature
Family Weekend Getaway Ideas
United Hemispheres Magazine
Colorado Luxury Winter Lodging Packages
Trivago’s Dreamiest Denver Hotel
The Crawford Hotel Pampers Pets
Prepare To Fall In Love With The Trendiest Hotels In Denver
The Crawford Hotel Offers Sparkle Package
The Luxe Life, Brilliant Cartier Package
L Style G Style, Favorite Place in Denver
8 Ways To Turn Up The Heat This Fall
Meetings + Conventions Magazine
Instinct Magazine, Three Delicious Days in Denver
Restored Union Station Changes the Game in Denver LoDo
Luxe Lavs: Denver in the Pre Ski Season
Wish We Were Here: The Crawford Hotel
Your Guide to Ski Commuter Indulgence
Denver Hotel Magazine Feature
Colorado Meetings and Events Magazine Feature
One Of Denver’s Best Coffee Shops to Work in
Union Station – The Old New Jewel Of Downtown Denver
On The Right Track – Denver’s New Hot Spot Is Also Where Town Started
What Smart Cities Can Learn from Denver
Denver’s Oldest Neighborhood in New Splendor
LoDo – Denver’s Oldest Neighborhood in New Splendor
Type A Trips: Denver, Colorado
Denver’s 10 Best Bars are Refreshingly Diverse
Union Station Home To A Wartime Heartbreaking Love Story
Condé Nast Traveler: Relive the Romance of Train Travel at These Railroad Hotels
Rooming with Denver’s Crawford Hotel
Get Involved in Government Affairs
Denver’s reborn Union Station is Part of a Renovation Trend
Dana Crawford Chats about the opening of Denver’s Restored Union Station and The Crawford Hotel
Inside The Crawford Hotel
Crawford Hotel in Union Station

Denver Union Station is Open to the Public

Denver Union Station Ready for Its Close Up
Union Station Official Grand Opening on Saturday
Revitalized Union Station Opening on Saturday
Urban Planners: How the Union Station Renovation Almost Didn’t Happen
Sleeping in at 120 Year Old Station

The Crawford Hotel is Open

Crawford Hotel Opens in Denver Union Station
Colorado Scores Best Rally of 14′ on Denver Revival
Sneak Peak: The Crawford Hotel, Denver
Crawford Hotel Opens in Union Station
Fast Casual Eatery Opening
Denver Union Station’s Crawford Hotel Opened
Crawford Hotel Opens at Union Station
The Crawford Hotel Opens at Denver’s Union Station
The Crawford Hotel Opens in Union Station
Tour Denver’s Hottest New Hotel
The Crawford Hotel Opens in Denver at Union Station
Denver’s Union Station Offers a Full Menu of Drinks and Dining
The Crawford Hotel at Union Station Opens
The Crawford Hotel at Denver Union Station now open
Colorado’s 112 key Crawford Hotel opens in Denver Union Station Historic Building
The Crawford Hotel at Union Station Now Open
Denver’s Renovated Union Station Has Been a 30 Year Barn Raising

The Great Hall Gala raises $1 million for local charities

The Great Hall Gala in Reign Magazine
Great Hall Gala:Memories and Assorted Tidbits from the Big Bash at Union Station
Great Hall Gala Kicks Off Union Station Opening
Denver’s New Union Station Great Hall Gala, a Million Dollar Affair
Union Station Gala Raises $1 Million for Local Charities

Pre-Opening News

1880 Train Station Converted To Boutique Hotel
Denver Union Station Hotel Set to Open
Denver Union Station Hotel Set to Open Saturday
Valet for Denver Union Station at The Crawford Hotel
Denver Union Station Is Ready to Opens Doors
What Union Station Means to Denver
Denver Welcomes a New Boutique Hotel
At Union Station the trains and the renovation run on time
All Aboard at Denver’s Union Station
Union Station developers add Tattered Cover, several new eateries
Final 8 retail and restaurant tenants announced at Denver Union Station
All aboard! Denver Union Station team announces its complete tenant lineup
Denver weekend trips for hipsters
Alex Seidel reveals details for Mercantile Dining & Provision, to open this summer in Union Station
NINE dot ARTS to curate artwork for Union Station
Denver developer Dana Crawford continues to take on big projects
Crawford Hotel unveiled at Union Station
Crawford Hotel will put flesh on old bones of Union Station
New Denver Hotel to be Named the Crawford
Dana Crawford is a landmark — and now she’ll have two landmarks named after her
Kitchen Next Door, Snooze among restaurants coming to Union Station
Larimer Associates announces restaurant and hotel plans for Denver Union Station
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