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queen anne bed and breakfast denverHere’s the answer to last week’s “How Much Is This Hotel?” quiz. Play along with future hotel quizzes by subscribing to our blog.

We have a winner! The correct answer to last week’s How Much Is This Hotel? contest is $215 per night. Greti, who gave the first correct answer, has won an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug.

The room pictured was Local Artist Suite 2 at the Queen Anne Bed & Breakfast in Denver, Colorado. It’s one of several suites designed by local artists (this one was the work of Tuyet Nguyen). The Queen Anne is a haven for eco-friendly travelers, with 100 percent organic cotton bedding, recycled paper products and low-flow showerheads. (Even the mattresses are sustainable, made of recycled metal coils and green tea insulation foam.) But the hotel doesn’t scrimp on perks like hot tubs, fireplaces and park views.

To check rates and read about other properties in Colorado’s capital city, see our favorite Denver Hotels.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

Every Friday, we’ll feature a photo of an unidentified hotel here, on our blog, and we want you to guess how much it costs to stay there. Leave your guess in the comments below and you could win a prize. Get the answer in your inbox by subscribing to our blog.

What’s the price of a night in an eco-friendly suite designed by a local artist? Enter your guess in the comments, and be sure to include a valid e-mail address so we can contact you in case you win. The first person to guess closest to the price of the accommodations — in the hotel’s local currency — without going over wins an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug. Here’s the property:



And here are three hints to help you win:

-The room offers multiple options for relaxing, with a cast-iron antique bathtub and a hot tub for two.

-Included with your stay are bicycles to use around town, off-street parking and organic breakfast.

-This property is located in one of America’s leading beer-producing cities.

We’re looking for the maximum nightly price based on double occupancy as listed on the property’s Web site for high season, excluding holidays, coupon codes or package rates. Enter your answer by Sunday night, February 5, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time to win. We’ll contact the winner and reveal the answer on Monday.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

kapital inn bed and breakfast budapestHere’s the answer to last week’s “How Much Is This Hotel?” quiz. Play along with future hotel quizzes by subscribing to our blog.

We have a winner! The correct answer to last week’s How Much Is This Hotel? contest is 125 euros per night. Nancy, who gave the first correct answer, has won an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug.

The room pictured was one of two deluxe rooms at Kapital Inn Boutique B&B on the Pest side of the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary. The four-room boutique inn is on the penthouse floor of a 19th-century building, in the heart of the city next to Andrassy Avenue, in Budapest’s District VI. Daily breakfast is included in the rates, with a fully stocked complimentary snack stash for post-sightseeing noshing.

To check rates and read about other properties in Hungary’s capital city, see our favorite Budapest Hotels.

– written by Jodi Thompson

Every Friday, we’ll feature a photo of an unidentified hotel here, on our blog, and we want you to guess how much it costs to stay there. Leave your guess in the comments below and you could win a prize. Get the answer in your inbox by subscribing to our blog.

What’s the price of a night in a European capital on the Danube? Enter your guess in the comments, and be sure to include a valid e-mail address so we can contact you in case you win. The first person to guess closest to the price of the accommodations — in the hotel’s local currency — without going over wins an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug. Here’s the property:



Here are three hints to help you win:

-The room offers a queen-size bed, en-suite bathroom, complimentary minibar and flat-screen TV with 75 channels.

-The rate includes complimentary breakfast on the hotel’s 600-square-foot terrace, or indoors in inclement weather.

-The property is located within walking distance of a stop on the oldest metro in Continental Europe.

We’re looking for the maximum nightly price based on double occupancy as listed on the property’s Web site for high season, excluding holidays, coupon codes or package rates. Enter your answer by Sunday night, January 29, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time to win. We’ll contact the winner and reveal the answer on Monday.

– written by Jodi Thompson

eden park bed and breakfast aucklandHere’s the answer to last week’s “How Much Is This Hotel?” quiz. Play along with future hotel quizzes by subscribing to our blog.

We have a winner! The correct answer to last week’s How Much Is This Hotel? contest is $250 NZ per night (about $203 US). Dale, who gave the first correct answer, has won an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug.

The room pictured was the Cream Room at Eden Park Bed and Breakfast in Auckland, New Zealand. The four-room Edwardian home is located in one of Auckland’s inner suburbs, with plenty of cafes and restaurants nearby on Dominion Road and in Mt. Eden Village. Daily breakfast is included in the rates, featuring a hot entree along with fruit, yogurt, muesli and juice.

To check rates and read about other properties in New Zealand’s largest city, see our favorite Auckland Hotels.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

Every Friday, we’ll feature a photo of an unidentified hotel here, on our blog, and we want you to guess how much it costs to stay there. Leave your guess in the comments below and you could win a prize. Get the answer in your inbox by subscribing to our blog.

What’s the price of a night in a restored Edwardian villa? Enter your guess in the comments, and be sure to include a valid e-mail address so we can contact you in case you win. The first person to guess closest to the price of the accommodations without going over wins an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug. Here’s the property:



Here are three hints to help you win:

-The room offers a queen-size bed, a fireplace and an LCD flat-screen TV.

-The rate includes complimentary gourmet breakfast (but you’ll have to get up early — it’s only served between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m.).

-The property is located in a central suburb of the “City of Sails.”

We’re looking for the maximum nightly price based on double occupancy as listed on the property’s Web site, excluding holidays, coupon codes or package rates. Enter your answer by Sunday night, January 22, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time to win. We’ll contact the winner and reveal the answer on Monday.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

old bangkok inn lotusHere’s the answer to last week’s “How Much Is This Hotel?” quiz. Play along with future hotel quizzes by subscribing to our blog.

We have a winner! The correct answer to last week’s How Much Is This Hotel? contest is 9,000 THB per night (we also accepted $226 USD as an answer, as both rates are given on the hotel’s Web site). Dorinda, who gave the first correct answer, has won an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug.

The room pictured was the Lotus Suite at the Old Bangkok Inn in Bangkok, Thailand. It’s the largest of the accommodation options at this intimate guesthouse, offering two bedrooms and a private garden with a lounge and outdoor tub. The Old Bangkok Inn is located in the Banglamphu district of the city, a haven for affordable accommodation.

To check rates at other properties in Thailand’s bustling capital city, see Bangkok Hotels.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

Every Friday, we’ll feature a photo of an unidentified hotel here, on our blog, and we want you to guess how much it costs to stay there. Leave your guess in the comments below and you could win a prize. Get the answer in your inbox by subscribing to our blog.

What’s the price of a night in one of Asia’s most popular capital cities? Enter your guess in the comments, and be sure to include a valid e-mail address so we can contact you in case you win. The first person to guess closest to the price of the accommodations without going over wins an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug. Here’s the property:



Here are three hints to help you win:

-This suite, named after a flower, sleeps up to four guests.

-The hotel is a short walk from the city’s famous Democracy Monument.

-The nightly rate includes complimentary breakfast, an in-room Playstation 2 console and DVD player, and a private garden area.

We’re looking for the maximum nightly price based on double occupancy as listed on the property’s Web site, excluding holidays, coupon codes or package rates. Enter your answer by Sunday night, January 8, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time to win. We’ll contact the winner and reveal the answer on Monday.

Editor’s Note: The answer has been posted here.

– written by Sarah Schlichter

Woodside InnHere’s the answer to last week’s “How Much Is This Hotel?” quiz. Play along with future hotel quizzes by subscribing to our blog.

We have a winner! The correct answer to last week’s How Much Is This Hotel? contest is $269 per night. Dale, who gave the first correct answer, has won an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug.

The room pictured was Room 5 at Woodside Inn in Park City, Utah. This property is the closest B&B to Park City Mountain Resort, a Rocky Mountain ski haven that offers 114 trails and more than 3,000 acres of powdery terrain. Travelers hitting the slopes can take advantage of complimentary boot dryers and ski lockers at the B&B, as well as easy access to the free Park City bus system. To learn more about Park City, read 7 Reasons to Fall for Utah’s Snow Scene.

– written by Caroline Costello

Every Friday, we’ll feature a photo of an unidentified hotel here, on our blog, and we want you to guess how much it costs to stay there. Leave your guess in the comments below and you could win a prize. Get the answer in your inbox by subscribing to our blog.

What’s the price of a night near the slopes in Utah? Enter your guess in the comments, and be sure to include a valid e-mail address so we can contact you in case you win. The first person to guess closest to the price of the room without going over wins an IndependentTraveler.com travel mug. Here’s the room:



And here are three little hints to help you win:

-This property is the closest B&B to a major ski resort in Utah.

-This room has a queen-size bed and a bathroom with a jetted tub.

-Free Wi-Fi and daily hot breakfast are included in the rates.

We’re looking for the maximum nightly price based on double occupancy as listed on the property’s Web site, excluding holidays, coupon codes or package rates. Enter your answer by Monday, January 2, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time to win. We’ll contact the winner and reveal the answer on Tuesday.

– written by Caroline Costello