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Beautiful Condo Near River, Downtown and Entrance to Rmnp

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Last updated: 07/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Estes Park condo description

Jul 21-23 and Aug 7-9 (each 3 nights) still available for less than minimum. This condo features 3 bedrooms. The lower floor has two same sized bedrooms and a full bath. One bedroom is set up with a king bed and the other has two twin beds. The twin beds can be joined to make a king bed if you desire. On the main level there is a very open floor plan perfect for groups from 2-8 people. There is one futon style sofa (makes out to a full bed) and a sectional in the living room. The living area opens up to a large balcony with a picnic table and a glider for outside dining and relaxing. You will not believe the incredible views from the balcony of Prospect Peak. There is a large dining table and there are two bar stools at the granite bar in the kitchen. The gourmet kitchen is a cook's dream. If you prefer not to eat out every meal, purchase groceries at the convenient Safeway in town and cook up a storm! There is a half bath on the main level as well. Upstairs is the master bedroom, a large loft style room w/ a private bathroom and walk in closet.

The condo has a double garage that enters onto the bottom floor for easy unloading when you arrive for your stay. (During off peak season there is one van stored in the garage). Contact us today to book your next vacation in this wonderful home !

Our calendar is fully updated. We answer all calls and emails promptly. No additional cleaning fee is charged for a stay of more than two nights!

Guest Comments: 'Great place you all have up here. Beds were comfy and we enjoyed the conveniences of home up in the mountains. The moon/mountains last night behind the house were amazing! We'd love to come back again for sure!' Guest from Highlands Ranch, CO - 'Awesome Accommodations. So much to do and so little time. We will come back again and stay much longer. Enjoyed the cool weather and the convenience to the park.' Guests from Mandeville, LA and Colorado Springs, CO 'This place was perfect. Our stay in Estes Park was a lot of fun. Close to downtown and R.M.N.P. made out travels very easy. The recommendation of Dunraven was excellent. We really enjoyed our stay. The kids really enjoyed the Big Thompson being so close. Thanks for sharing your home with us.' Guests from Lee's Summit, MO

Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • From Oct to May one of our cars is stored in the garage. The other half is available for quests. ...moreless


                  • Books
                  • Television:

                    New Flatscreen installled in 2012...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • VCR
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Video Library


                  • Away From It All
                  • Adventure
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Churches
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Festivals
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Cinemas
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Antiquing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  local services and businesses

                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Medical Services

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    Our condo is only a mile from downdown Estes Park. ...moreless

                  • Village
                  • Mountain
                  • Lake
                  • Mountain View:

                    Wonderful Views of Continental Divide...moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Hiking
                  • Swimming
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Mountain Biking

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Stand alone air conditioners on the main and upper level. Seldom needed due to the climate....moreless

                          • Parking:

                            Two spaces in front of the garage....moreless

                          • Garage:

                            Two car garage in peak season, one car in off season,no RVs or trailers permitted...moreless

                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Gas Fireplace
                          • Heating
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Fireplace
                          • Internet


                          • Stove
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Kitchen
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Stove
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave


                          • Balcony:

                            Large balcony with seating for outdoor dining and view of mountains...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Visa
                          • Mastercard
                          • Discover


                          Write a review 4.9
                          from 18 traveler reviews
                          The VRBO Bear relaxing on the Big Thompson River 08/12/2008

                          VRBO Bear stayed here:

                          The incredible location of this townhouse will make you never want to leave Estes Park. Just steps from the Big Thompson River, it is a great place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.

                          The kitchen was big enough for our large group to hang out, cook and eat together. The pictures do not do this home justice. There are many amenities that make this place feel like home. I could have hibernated all season in these comfortable beds!

                          The local YMCA and downtown Estes Park are about a 5 minute drive. There are hiking trails and beautiful scenery all around, including a great view of the gondolas.

                          If you are looking to have a place to relax and get away from it all; or a place to eat, shop and enjoy downtown Estes Park, this is the place for you!

                          The VRBO Bear

                          The VRBO Bear
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Peak Season
                          May 18 - Dec 31, 2014
                          5 night min stay
                          $1,900 $7,000
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Cleaning $100
                          • Tax Rate 10.5%


                          One week min usually applies in peak season, but call us to check. Cleaning fee waived for 5 nights or more. 30% Non refundable deposit. Balance due 60 days before arrival. No refunds within 60 days of arrival. 10.5% Colorado Tax/fees. Always call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Minimum age for renters 25.

                          A non refundable 30% deposit reserves the condo with the balance due 60 days before check in. Cleaning fee waived for 5 nights or more.

                          This owner accepts: Credit cards.
                          Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more

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                          Last updated: 07/24/2014
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                          75 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Denver International Airport
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Highways 34, 36 and 7
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Bars and wine tasting within walking distance.
                          45 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Eldoro Ski Resort, Nederlands CO
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Two Golf courses in Estes Park
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Numerous restaurants within walking distance.

                          Car: Recommended

                          Be near everything in this beautiful condo with fabulous mountain views in Park River Place. Enjoy private river access for condo guests only a couple hundred yards away. Fishermen in your party will love fishing in the Big Thompson river away from the crowds of the public fishing areas. The wonderful shops and restaurants of downtown Estes are less than a mile away making a great walk. When you are ready to explore the Rocky Mtn National Park just continue on down Hwy 36 for a couple miles and you will reach the Beaver Meadows (South) entrance and visitors center. After your long day out exploring all this wonderful area has to offer come back to the luxury and comfort of Park River Place.

                          Other Activities: shopping, boating, cross-country skiing, wildlife viewing, horseshoes, miniature golf


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007

                          About the owner: Being originally from Nebraska, Lois and I always loved vacationing in Colorado. I worked in Estes Park one summer in high school and two in college. When we were looking for a place to get away from the hot, humid summers in Virginia, we naturally decided on Estes Park. The condo is a perfect way to have a worry free second home. Being close to everything: hiking, fishing, eating out, river walking. There is nothing like sitting on the deck gazing at the mountains or by the river to let the cares of the world wash away.

                          Why the Owner Chose Estes Park:
                          Proximity to Denver Airport, Rocky Mountain National Park, the cool dryness of Estes Park and all of the wild animals and breathtaking views.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                          The Big Thompson River runs next to the property and it is less than a mile to the center of downtown Estes Park.

                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                          Guestbook comments from the owner

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                          • Outside of condo

                            Outside of condo

                          • Dining room

                            Dining room

                          • Master bathroom in loft

                            Master bathroom in loft

                          • Lower level bedroom with 2 twin beds

                            Lower level bedroom with 2 twin beds

                          • Picnic table on deck

                            Picnic table on deck

                          • Sectional Sofa in Living Room

                            Sectional Sofa in Living Room

                          • Gourmet kitchen

                            Gourmet kitchen

                          • Master bedroom loft

                            Master bedroom loft

                          • Bedroom on lower level with king bed

                            Bedroom on lower level with king bed

                          • View from back of condo

                            View from back of condo

                          • River on condo property

                            River on condo property

                          • Fireplace and Flat Screen TV in Living Room

                            Fireplace and Flat Screen TV in Living Room

                          VRBO #137010

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                          This listing was first published here in 2007.

                          Date last modified - Friday, June 06, 2014

                          $285 per night (USD)

                          3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 07/24/14
                          Minimum stay: 5 nights
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