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Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel

Discover local art history with 16 works by famed Colorado muralist Alan Tupper True on our walls.

Elegantly decorated, with 16 works by renowned Colorado muralist Alan Tupper True adorning its walls, our downtown Denver hotel is one of the more stylish city center getaways around. The stunning three-story atrium is the centerpiece of a building that combines modern functionality with old-fashioned class. Ideal for tourists and business guests alike, we have 6,000 square feet of meeting space and are located in the heart of Denver's financial district. Our Navigator Michael can fill you in on the plethora of local nightspots, whether you want a good meal, a quite glass of wine or something a little more lively.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC fragrance
  • Valet Dry-Cleaning
  • Club Level
  • Complimentary Internet
  • Fitness Center
  • Valet Parking
  • Virtual Concierge
  • Mobile check-in
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Michael Gayle's top finds

Rockmount Ranch Wear

With shirts, hats, boots and belts for men, women and children, you can find everything you need to get that classic Western look.
Carving its niche in the fashion industry, Rockmount Ranch Wear is a must for all things cowboy. Beginning its legacy way back in 1946 in downtown Denver, the family business designed and developed clothing ranges built both for comfort and style. The Rockmount's signature shirt even forms part of the exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution and pieces from their collection have been worn by all our outback heroes, both latest and greatest, including Woody Harrelson, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid and Kiefer Sutherland. The line has stayed steady on its course by including options for women and children as well. And the accessories section is made complete by their range of hats (both felt and straw), belts, boots, scarves and more. For more on their collection, dawdle through their website or stop by their store.
Address:1626 Wazee Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+1 303 629 7777

Clyfford Still Museum

Browse the collection of one of America's eminent abstract expressionist painters, Clyfford Still at his comprehensive Denver museum.
Explore the work of one of America's first abstract expressionist painters, Clyfford Still, at the Clyfford Still Museum in the Golden Triangle are of Denver. With almost all of Still's artwork displayed, this museum is a comprehensive stop for any fans of the artist or the mid-Century expressionist movement he had a hand in developing. Unique architectural accents incorporating explorations in texture only enhance the experience for visitors to this eclectic gallery.
Address:1250 Bannock Street, Denver, 80204
phone:+1 720 354 4880

Great Divide Brewing Co.

See how some of the best local brews are made at Great Divide Brewing Co. Tour the brewery and hang out after to sample 16 different beers.
Great Divide Brewing Co. has been making some of Colorado's best beer for over two decades. Get a peek at what goes into making their delicious craft beers on a brewery tour. Afterwards, take your newfound knowledge to the tasting room to sample 16 varieties of beer. It can get packed, but the atmosphere is always friendly. Although they don't serve food, you can scope out the food trucks outside the brewery - you're bound to find something delicious. Try the DPA (Denver Pale Ale), or, if you're looking for something more unique, opt for the Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout - you'll love the taste of cocoa nibs and vanilla. 
Address:2201 Arapahoe Street, Denver, 80205
phone:+1 303 296 9460
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The Squeaky Bean

Curb your culinary curiosity with their daily-changing menu of creatively-presented, inventive dishes, paired with signature cocktails.
At the Squeaky Bean in Lower Downtown, there's always something new for food epicureans. Culinary non-conformists, they plate up imaginative dishes from seasonal ingredients sourced from their own farm located just outside the city. Specialties include Kings Combo #60 of NY Strip and Sardine, Quail Shwarma and Buckner Family Saddle of Lamb. Molecular mixology creates quirky-named cocktails like Farrah Fawcetts Squeaky Spritz and The Uncle Jesse. Save room for the Red Berry Galette.
Address:1500 Wynkoop Street, Suite 101, Denver, 80202
phone:+1 303 623 2665

Central Bistro and Bar

Contemporary American restaurant.
If your looking for a great place for brunch, lunch or dinner, Central Bistro and Bar is the place to be. Located in Denver's LoHi neighborhood, this is a contemporary American bistro that is sure to please your palate.
Address:1691 Central Street, Denver, 80211
phone:+303 477 4582
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16th Street Mall

Denver's mile-long 16th Street Mall is the heart of the city.
The 16th Street Mall is a pedestrian and transit mall in Downtown Denver that runs along 16th Street from Wewatta Street to the intersection of 16th Avenue and Broadway. There are free electric shuttle buses that travel up and down the Mall and stop on every corner.
Address:16th Street Mall, Denver, 80202
phone:+(303) 534 6161
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Denver Botanic Gardens

The Botanic Gardens is a great place to explore interesting plants and flowers.
A walk through the Botanic Gardens is like stepping into an amazing garden filled with beautiful flowers and plants to spark your interests. My two favorite sections of the Botanic Gardens are the Internationally Inspired Garden and the Water Garden that has large waterlilies. Stop by one of the two restaurants, Offshoots Café or Hive Garden Bistro.
Address:1007 York Street, Denver, 80206
phone:+(720) 865 3501
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Rhein Haus Denver

German-style restaurant featuring unique beers.
Rhein Haus Denver is a great German restaurant that features brats, sausages, and homemade pretzels. A must try share plate would be the Pretzel Platter that includes two pretzels with the choice of three sauces. My personal favorite dipping sauce for pretzels would be the obatzda sauce. An added bonus to the facility would be playing bocce.
Address:1415 Market Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+(303) 800 2652
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Musselman Jewelers Inc.

Visit this local jeweler conveniently located downtown on the 16th Street Mall in the historic University Building
Musselman Jewelers is a local family-run business that creates jewelry for that special someone or yourself. Musselman Jewelers fixes, repairs and changes batteries in watches. Stop by Musselman Jewelers to see their wide variety of jewelry for women and men.
Address:910 16th Street, Suite 400, Denver, 80202
phone:+303 534 1073
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La Biblioteca de Tequila

This deluxe lounge has a library theme complete with special lockers and a collection of 350 agave liquors including mezcals and tequilas.
La Biblioteca de Tequila is a tequila connoisseur's haven with more than 350 kinds of tequilas, mezcals and other agave liquors. It calls itself a tequila library with shelves full of bottles lining the walls and library lockers that can be used to store the customer's preferred bottles. The walls lit with red mood lighting, soft red curtains and sparkling gold lamps create a feeling of exclusivity. This lounge pairs tequilas such as Corralejo, Herradura and El Jimador with Mexican classics and taco platters. The beverage menu also includes Captain Morgan rum, Bombay Sapphire gin and Grey Goose vodka. Hire this venue for a tequila-themed party.
Address:1610 Little Raven, Suite 200, Denver, 80202
phone:+1 720 904 0965

Stoic and Genuine

Take a seat at the raw oyster bar or sit near the open kitchen for an unforgettable seafood dinner at ocean-fresh Stoic & Genuine.
The name says almost everything about this business. Stoic & Genuine takes their food seriously, particularly their ocean fresh seafood which is flown in daily to appease hordes of local regulars. The restaurant has several partnerships with fisheries across the nation's coastline, sourcing their ingredients based on freshness and regional specialization. An open kitchen allows guests to witness the tidal shifts of activity during busy service, and counter seating at the restaurant's raw bar lets you get right up close to shucked oysters on a bed of ice and parsley.
Address:1701 Wynkoop Street, Denver, 80211
phone:+1 303 640 3474

5280 Burger Bar

Creatively topped burgers, housemade ice creams & craft beer served in a casual, contemporary setup.
The Durango, which consists of jalapeño cream cheese, pecan smoked bacon, red leaf lettuce, roasted red pepper and fried onion straws with hand battered onion rings on the side is by far my favorite! Make sure to save room for the incredible ice cream! Everyday there are eight different ice creams to choose from. You're sure to find the flavor that's right for you.
Address:500 16th Street, #160, Denver, 80202
phone:+303 825 1020
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Moda Man

Selling men's European & American apparel.
Moda Man is a chic boutique known for its European & American apparel & accessories for men. All clothing is "made-to-measure," meaning you get a perfect fit each time.
Address:1459 Larimer St, Denver, 80202
phone:+(303) 862 5949
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Denver Firefighters Museum

A hands-on experience for adults and kids.
The Denver Firefighters Museum is a must see for anyone that wants to see and interact with one of the great museums in Colorado. When you walk in the front door, you take a step back in time - a time that was groundbreaking and state-of-the-art. The museum offers a wide range of activities for kids and adults and a chance to sit in a firetruck. Stop by the gift shop for some treasured keepsakes.
Address:1326 Tremont Place, Denver, 80202
phone:+303 892 1436
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iIlly caffè

Wonderful coffee shop.
Try illy caffè, an Italian cafe serving the finest sustainably sourced coffee and espresso drinks and local food and baked goods. It is located in the Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel and is a great spot to enjoy an outstanding cup of coffee or enjoy the fresh baked goods that are made daily by our chef.
Address:918 17th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+303 867 8100
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Capital Tea

Capital Tea is a great place to have tea and homemade desserts.
Capital Tea is a locally-owned and operated teashop that provides Denver and the Front Range with amazing teas and desserts. Capital Tea offers over 75 varieties of whole-leaf teas, from classic blacks, greens and oolongs to delightful herbal and flavored teas. The owner and staff are amazing. The atmosphere is so inviting that you might want to stay all day sipping tea and talking.
Address:1450 S. Broadway Denver, Denver, 80210
phone:+303.777.2255
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Hapa Sushi Grill and Sake Bar - LoDo

Hawaiian-influenced fusion restaurant that features traditional Japanese dishes & rolls.
The name Hapa comes from a Hawaiian term that describes a blend of Asian and American cultures. The tasty food options offered here are based on traditional Japanese cooking methods which are then modified with other modern influences.
Address:1514 Blake Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+720 354 5058
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Uniqlo Denver Pavilion

Unique collection of casual wear & accessories for men, women & children.
Uniqlo aims to provide its customers with quality closet staples that can act as the foundation of your style. The brand emphasizes simplistic, well-made clothing and accessories that can be paired with just about anything.
Address:500 16th Street, Space 110, Denver, 80202
phone:+(877) 486 4756
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Palace Arms

Fine dining in downtown Denver
Palace Arms at The Brown Palace is considered the hotel's crown jewel. Garrett Kasper, the Palace Arms chef has several amazing dinner options like Spring Foraged Allium Soup, Colorado Braised Pork Cheeks, the Palace Arms "Rossini" and a local favorite, the "Palace Arms Chocolate Soup". This dessert consist of Swiss dark chocolate, cheesecake and pound cake...simply delicious!
Address:321 17th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+303 297 3111
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Newberry Brothers

Floral, Décor & Event Design
Newberry Brothers is a local family business that specializes in floral designs and party decorations. Newberry Brothers is a great venue for unique flowers and arrangements for all your floral needs.
Address:5231 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, 80246
phone:+303 322 0443
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range Restaurant

New American West cuisine.
range is a New American West Restaurant with an awarding winning chef, Paul Nagan. “New American Cuisine” is a term for upscale, contemporary cooking that combines flavors from America’s melting pot with traditional techniques. My personal favorite is the organic kale caesar salad with Skuna Bay salmon. A must try would be the grilled jalapeno peppers, a mouth watering appetizer.
Address:918 17th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+720 726 4800
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City Pop

City Pop has many flavors of popcorn to keep you coming back for more.
City Pop has savory, sweet and everything in between. They have 70 flavors of freshly popped gourmet popcorn and over 400 selections of candy. My personal favorite popcorn is the Sea Salt Carmel Popcorn.......Amazing!
Address:1561 Champa Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+(303) 335 9582
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I Heart Denver

Local items made by locals in Colorado.
Step into I Heart Denver for an eclectic array of fun and unique gifts for yourself or for others. From recycled bicycle tubes to wooden ties, you're sure to find the perfect gift made by locals here in Colorado.
Address:500 16th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+(720) 317 2328
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Old Major

Visit Old Major during happy hour for delicious cocktails, a good wine selection, and savory small plates.
Old Major specializes in "seafood, swine and wine," offering a mouthwatering menu of meaty dishes and a well-curated selection of wine. Stop in during happy hour to get a deal on cocktails, beer, and wine. If you feel like snacking while you're here, try the kimchi pork burger or sausage plate - with one of their famous pretzel rolls on the side, of course. The dinner, happy hour, and brunch menus all feature dishes made with ingredients that have been sustainably farmed. 
Address:3316 Tejon Street, Denver, 80211
phone:+1 720 420 0622

Confluence Park

The site of a gold discovery that lead to the formation of Denver, Confluence Park is now a favorite among local recreation spaces.
Located right in downtown, Confluence Park marks the site where the Platte River and Cherry Creek meet. It was in this small delta that gold was discovered, leading to a large influx of people that eventually formed the city of Denver. While kayaking is the most visible sport in this small river, a small beach with a swimming area also courts a large number of visitors. Large green areas and long walking trails allow for either relaxation or a brisk walk around the park. 
Address:2200 15th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+1 720 913 0696
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Freshcraft

Craft beers and upscale comfort food make for a laid back place to unwind at Freshcraft in downtown Denver.
Freshcraft is the must-visit product of three beer loving foodie brothers in the downtown Denver area. Cold craft brews and a laid back vibe makes this the perfect place to unwind whether among friends or family. Comfort food with a gourmet twist comprises the bulk of the menu, each dish made from scratch. Smoked onion ketchup and brioche buns house delectable meatloaf sliders and lamb ribs that have been glazed with a blackberry sauce and are served with blackberry sauce and cornbread are just some examples of the exceptional cuisine that awaits visitors to this trendy drinking and dining spot.
Address:1530 Blake Street, Suite A, Denver, 80202
phone:+1 303 758 9608

Crema Coffee House

Enjoy the perfect latte at Crema Coffee House. This popular cafe serves up delicious coffee drinks along with breakfast and lunch bites.
At Crema Coffee House, they take coffee drinks seriously. Lattes are beautifully presented with crema artwork, and the rich smell of coffee fills the air. The interior is sparsely decorated, but it still has charm, featuring a chandelier, low-profile chairs and tables, and art on the walls. The oatmeal latte is one of the most popular drinks, but try their carrot, beet, ginger, and apple juice if you're going for something different. Definitely grab a bite to eat while you're here: the sweet potato waffle is to die for!
Address:2862 Larimer Street, Denver, 80205
phone:+1 720 284 9648

The Curtis Club

Rustic wooden interiors form the perfect setting to savor eco-friendly, farm food and cocktails like the single malt-based Penicillin.
The Curtis Club has rustic interiors with wood-decked walls and wooden furniture where one can enjoy farm-fresh food prepared using ingredients from sustainable local farms. To the sound of soothing live music, guests can savor oyster platters, organic salads and the soup of the day. The menu features dishes such as Spring Tree Farms Rabbit, Potato Crusted Softshell Crab and Berbere Glazed Tender Belly Pork Loin. Your meal is complemented by beers from American breweries like Oskar Blues, Stone Brewing and Dry Dock. Patrons can also sip unusual cocktails like Curly Wolf, Tom Cat and Grow a Pear.
Address:2100 Curtis Street, Denver, 80205
phone:+1 720 420 9898

Domo

More than just a restaurant, Domo pairs its traditional home cooked Japanese cuisine with an onsite museum.
Situated in a warehouse that contains a dojo, Zen garden and Japanese folk art museum, Domo creates a simple blend of healthy cuisine and authentic Japanese country cooking. Each dish comes in large portions with an assortment of side dishes. The Sake Nabe, salmon and vegetables served in a light soy sauce, is an excellent choice. The Portobello Teriyaki also rates as a fine selection. Domo also has an extensive Sake bar. The Japanese country decor provides some interesting visuals including a mammoth tree growing in the center of the dining area.
Address:1365 Osage Street, Denver, 80204
phone:+1 303 595 3666

The Market at Larimer Square

Easygoing deli that offers hot meals, bakery & a coffee bar.
The Market at Larimer Square is an amazing place to go for fresh pastries, ice cream, sandwiches and salads in an upbeat atmosphere. My personal favorite is the proscuitto & provolone w/ oil and vinegar on French bread. I always make sure to save room for dessert, a must try would be the Key lime chocolate candy.
Address:1445 Larimer Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+(303) 534 5140
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Commons Park

Urban park in Downtown Denver.
Commons Park offers jogging paths, trails and areas to sit and relax while taking views of the beautiful city. The South Platte River is close enough to take some amazing pictures. If your looking for a unique place to see while in the Downtown Denver area, look no further than Commons Park.
Address:2101 15th Street, Denver, 80202
phone:+(720) 913 1311
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The Avenue Grill

Neighborhood bar & grill.
The Avenue Grill, which opened in 1988 as a San Francisco-style neighborhood restaurant, is a great place to have an unforgettable lunch or dinner. The restaurant features vintage bar that serves great martinis, as well as a friendly staff and an impressive menu.
Address:630 East 17th Avenue, Denver, 80203
phone:+303 861 2820
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Block & Larder

Located in the Berkeley neighborhood, this restaurant is a must try!
Block and Larder is a great place to expand your eating & drinking knowledge. This trendy spot has a wide variety of meats, salads, desserts, wine, craft beer, bourbons, scotches and other eclectic whiskeys.
Address:4000 Tennyson Street, #101, Denver, 80212
phone:+(303) 433 4063
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Denver Art Museum

The Denver Art Museum is located in the Civic Center of Denver, Colorado.
The Denver Art Museum is a great museum for everyone. The Denver Art Museum continues to wow guests thanks to exhibits like the creative staircase with changing numbers, to the wide variety of art displays inside and out. This is truly a must see for all Denver visitors.
Address:100 W 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver, 80204
phone:+(720) 865 5000
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Stu Miller at the Bank

Stu Miller at the Bank

Join us in our incredible historic 102 year old Bank Lobby for the musical talents of Stu Miller, a local artist sure to enhance your evening of...

Join us in our incredible historic 102 year old Bank Lobby for the musical talents of Stu Miller, a local artist sure to enhance your evening of dinner and cocktails at our restaurant range! Scottish born musician Stu Miller is a music lover. He has performed all over the world, bringing audiences everywhere genre blending rock music fused with his unique voice & stage presence. Also a nationally renowned guitar player, he has been fortunate to share the stage with greats such as Chris Young, The Fray, & Billy Nershi of String Cheese Incident.

Denver, CO, USA
Venue: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel
Address: 918 17th Street, Denver, 80202, CO, USA
Phone: +1 303 867 8100
Teakoe Tea Tequila Tuesday

Teakoe Tea Tequila Tuesday

Join us in our amazing 102 year old lobby, surrounded by a series of murals painted by Allen True for Teakoe Tea Tequila Tuesday!...

Join us in our amazing 102 year old lobby, surrounded by a series of murals painted by Allen True for Teakoe Tea Tequila Tuesday! Our Talented Bartender Fabian will demonstrate using Colorado ingredients to create the perfect Teakoe Tea infused tequila cocktail. Shaken, Stirred, Blended or Layered? However you mix your drink you'll be sure to enjoy this educational yet entertaining event of cocktail making! Continue your evening at Teller Bar, or our restaurant range which offers a wide variety of New American West Cuisines.

Denver, CO, USA
Venue: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel
Address: 918 17th Street, Denver, 80202, CO, USA
Phone: +1 303 867 8100
Grayson Erhard at the Bank

Grayson Erhard at the Bank

Join us in our incredible historic 102 year old Bank Lobby for the musical talents of Grayson Erhard, a local artist sure to enhance your evening...

Join us in our incredible historic 102 year old Bank Lobby for the musical talents of Grayson Erhard, a local artist sure to enhance your evening of dinner and cocktails at our restaurant range! Grayson Erhard is a singer/songwriter from Del Norte, Colorado known for his style of vocals accompanied by tap/slap guitar playing. Compositions and arrangements are rich with dynamics, emotion, and consistently stray from the average song structure yet keep the listener hooked with engaging melodies. Bring your music loving friends and make yourselves at home in our luxurious lobby.

Denver, CO, USA
Venue: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel
Address: 918 17th Street, Denver, 80202, CO, USA
Phone: +1 303 867 8100
Mark Smith’s Wine Down Wednesday

Mark Smith’s Wine Down Wednesday

Join us for a wine tasting with Mark Smith from Republic National Distributing....

Join us for a wine tasting with Mark Smith from Republic National Distributing. Mark will be featuring two amazing wines from Four Graces Willamette Valley. The Willamette Valley Pinot Noir has a beautiful ruby color with expressive aromas of red cherry. The Pinot Gris is deliciously bright, fresh and crisp with citrus & flower aromas. These select wines, pair well with range’s warm brussel sprouts salad, continued with the rosemary dijon pork collar with bourbon glaze, smashed potatoes & green bean bacon ragout. Discover something new at our Renaissance Hotel.

Denver, CO, USA
Venue: Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel
Address: 918 17th Street, Denver, 80202, CO, USA
Phone: +1 303 867 8100