You'll be pleased you added Mesa Verde National Park to your travel to-do list.
It's in Cortez. If you're unfamiliar with that name, it's 260 miles (418 kilometers) away from the state capital, Denver.
If you look on the bright side, a positive thing about there only being 1 accommodation option in the vicinity is that it's very difficult to mix up your bookings! From Far View Lodge, it's just 2 miles (3 kilometers) to Mesa Verde National Park.
Besides Mesa Verde National Park, here is a list of some more things in the region you're going to want to do: