Hotel San Ayre is a friendly stopover for toking tourists

Now that cannabis consumption is legal, 420-friendly accommodations are cropping up across the state — even in Colorado Springs.

The concept is simple enough: Provide space, facilities and other considerations for guests to smoke, vape or otherwise consume their weed safely.

But what really goes on inside hotels that not only condone but welcome traveling dope fiends?

As it turns out, nothing shocking — just a lot of mellow chatter and the wafting of a little smoke.

The historic Hotel San Ayre, a 63-year-old establishment on the corner of West Colorado Avenue and 34th Street, was recently purchased by Denver-based Bud & Breakfast, which also operates weed-friendly accommodations in Denver and Silverthorne.

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