China Clipper Inn -Bed and Breakfast

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or call 1 (970) 325-0565

Contact us

Your hosts Hans and Ingrid Vander Ploeg are looking forward meeting you. We purchased the China Clipper Inn in August 2009 and are excited to welcome you and provide you with our special brand of hospitality! Both have extensive experience in the Tourism and Hospitality industry and are very knowledgeable about all activities and excitement that Ouray has to offer! We are happy to help you with any questions on reservations, rooms, specials and packages. Call us (leave a detailed voice mail message) at 1 (970) 325-0565 or send us an email at

We are looking forward hearing from you!

525  Second Street
PO BOX 1228 (mail only)
Ouray, CO 81427
1 (970) 325-0565

Hosts: Hans and Ingrid

General Information

  • Check -in time is 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  (Early or late arrival by special arrangements, please)
  • Check-out time is 10:30 a.m. 
  • We do not allow children under 12 years old. (We make exceptions for our Golden West Suite and/ or in the off-season/ special circumstances - please contact us personally with your request.)
  • Sorry,  pets CANNOT be accommodated. (we follow ADA guidelines for service dogs)
  • All rooms are equipped with air conditioning and hairdryers
  • All guest rooms have a private bath and are furnished with robes for your comfort while you're our guest.
  • For health and safety of our guests, the China Clipper is a non-smoking inn.
  • Our winter guests need to remember that Ouray is in snow country and snowstorms may be expected at any time. Snow tires or chains may be required to travel the high country roads.
  • The China Clipper Inn is privately owned and Management reserves the right to refuse service to anyone, and will not be responsible for accidents or injury to guests or loss of money, jewelry or valuables of any kind.