The Clipper Inn
Bed & Breakfast
We welcome you to Ouray!
Scroll for Latest Promotions! The Clipper Inn provides luxurious lodging and beautiful mountain views, with thirteen rooms, a modern-build styled as a classic Victorian from Colorado's 1890s.
Welcome to the Clipper Inn
Centrally located in one of the most spectacular settings in Colorado, the beautiful town of Ouray. The sheer pristine beauty of this area, as well as the friendliness, charm and fun of Ouray will most certainly capture your heart.
The China Clipper Inn was custom designed as an Inn featuring classic details, quality, comfort and privacy. Twelve rooms are available to guests which provide elegant and luxurious lodging accommodations. Built from scratch by Earl Yarbrough, a Navy Commander and avid maritime enthusiast, in the 1990's and opened in 1995, the China Clipper Inn, was designed to emulate it's Victorian, historic neighbors and retain the architectural vintage and character of the town. Most of the rooms are named after famous Clipper ships. With fine mountain views from most rooms, the China Clipper Inn offers all the intimate amenities of an inn and the conveniences and privacy of a fine hotel.
A full, made from scratch breakfast can be enjoyed in our charming dining room or at one of our intimate breakfast tables.
Also known as the Switzerland of America, Ouray is the perfect place for Jeeping, hiking, biking and horse-back riding, during the warmer months. For the colder months, enthusiasts can ice-skate, snowshoe, ice-climb, snow mobile, or back country ski. Downhill skiers can relax in Ouray and ski in Telluride, only 40 minutes away! Ouray’s renowned Hot Springs Pool is a pleasure anytime of the year. Any season, all-year, you’ll have fun browsing through Ouray’s shops and galleries and dining at the extraordinary restaurants available. Year-round, let the China Clipper Inn be your base for your many adventures.
We want your visit with us to be an unforgettable experience in Ouray!
***WE DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OLD.
***Sorry, pets CANNOT be accommodated (we follow ADA guidelines for service dogs).
Valentines Dinner Package!!
Happy Valentines Day!
Special Dinner Event!! Saturday, February 11th 5-8pm
Two Night minimum stay either Feb 10-11 or 11-12
Salad: House or Caesar Salad
Entree: Prime Rib , Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Asparagus
Entree: Garlic Shrimp Scampi Linguine, Garlic Bread, Grilled Asparagus
Dessert: House made Vanilla Ice Cream with raspberry coulis
Includes Champagne / Coffee & Tea
$150.00 package serves 2 people (in addition to the room cost)
Also included in the package is a 10% room discount on the entire 2 night stay, and of course rose petals & fresh flowers in the room upon arrival!!
Please book directly with us to receive any special promotions. No 3rd party booking sites. Call us to confirm and register for the package deal at 970-519-1019.
Would you like 10% off? Check out our new Loyalty Program!
Rich and Linae would like to introduce The Clipper Inn's new loyalty program! When you stay with us, you may sign up for the program and receive your loyalty discount card. This card will offer various discounts around town and of course the best amenity is 10% OFF your next stay and every stay thereafter.
Rules: You must book direct through our website here or call us at 970-519-1019.
Special Packages Available!
Innkeepers, Rich and Linae, would like to welcome you to visit for the winter. Snow is here and so are the cozy nights by the fireplace!
Special requests can be honored to include gluten free or vegan breakfasts, snacks, wine and champagne for sale, flowers, birthday cakes, etc. with advance notice. "To Go" breakfasts can also be arranged for early departures.
With Advance Notice, we can make your special day even more special with the addition of any of the following packages to your room cost.
Wine and Flowers: $125 - Receive a bottle of wine on ice, treat basket and fresh flowers in your room upon arrival. Please call to select wine in advance
Birthday Package: $125 - Custom small birthday cake from the local bakery, fresh flowers, and happy birthday sign in room upon arrival. (add a bottle of wine or champagne on ice for $30)
Anniversary Package: $125 - Bottle of red wine or champagne, rose petals in the shape of a heart on the bed, scented soaking bath salts (if reserving a room with a tub), luxurious bath robes to use during your stay, and a special dessert.
Call Rich and Linae to see about substitutions or a special custom package for your stay! 970-519-1019
Please note that a 48 hour advance notice is required to add a package to your reservation. During the busy summer season, it becomes more difficult to prepare these packages, so even more notice would be appreciated!! Thank you and can't wait to see you soon!