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Back Online 6/8/2014! Walk to Downtown from This Renovated 1899 Victorian

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Walk to town and restaurants.


Last updated: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Salida house description

We’re just back in business as a vacation rental after having a tenant for the past several months. Our summer calendar is completely open as a result.

Don't be fooled! Being 'in town' is the best way to enjoy the town of Salida. This house is within easy walking distance to all of the wonderful restaurants, shops, and galleries that Salida has to offer. Park the car, and enjoy the town. Whether you like shopping, sipping coffee, enjoying a tasty meal, floating in the river, soaking in a hot spring, walking, or hiking; Salida has something for everyone.

Don't get stuck in the mountains! After a hard day of skiing, drive to town, park the car, and enjoy the 'apres ski' and banana belt warmth which only Salida has to offer.

Built in 1899, A House On The Corner is a turn of the century, two-story, brick vacation rental located within the historical district of downtown Salida, Colorado. The house has three bedrooms (one king, one queen and one trundle bed) and two full baths. The house is decorated and equipped to make this vacation home a real home away from home. Historic downtown Salida and the Arkansas River are within walking distance. All linens are provided, and the kitchen is fully equipped. Also, one of the bedrooms is located on the main floor, which might be a consideration for those guests with disabilities. The house is clean and smoke free.


Located within the Salida Historical District. Easy walking distance to downtown Salida. Three bedrooms (2 upstairs, 1 downstairs), two baths, easily sleeps six; eight with futon couch. Linens provided, beautiful dining room, tin ceiling, spacious living room, WIFI, Cable, DVD Player, surround sound, high definition TV, hardwood floors. Large, fully-equipped kitchen including all cooking utensils and serving ware, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker. Washer and dryer. Barbecue grill. Quiet neighborhood. 1750 square feet.

Two blocks from downtown Salida.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Limited Accessibility:

            No ramp into house; however, there is a downstairs bedroom....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Strictly prohibited....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Additional fees apply....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Upstairs Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            trundle bed, sleeps 2...moreless

          • Upstairs Master Bedroom: 1 king

            sleeps 2...moreless

          • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 queen

            sleeps 2...moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

            downstairs in living room, sleeps 2...moreless

          • 1 King, 1 Queen, 1 Trundle Bed (sleeps 2), 1 Futon Couch (sleeps 2)

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower


          • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower


          Other Amenities

              • In the town of Salida. Walking distance to downtown.


              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys


              • Adventure
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting


              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:


              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                on street...moreless

              • Telephone:

                We do not have a land line. Please bring your cell....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet


              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Fully equipped...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Whitewater park in town...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Ski & Snowboard:

                Monarch Ski Area...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Salida hot springs in town. Other hot springs nearby: Mt. Princeton, Cottonwood, Joyful Journey, Valley View...moreless



                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 11 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Year Round
                  Jun 8 - Jun 8, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Pet Fee $20 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                  • Tax Rate 9.8%


                  Rates are subject to change. City, State, and County Taxes total 9.8%. The city of Salida collects an additional $2.50 per night.

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                  Last updated: 12/07/2014
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                  Owner info

                  About the owner: Greetings. We're two professionals from Albuquerque with a 15 year old son. We have lots of outdoor interests (skiing, boating, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, backpacking), and we love coming to Salida at least once a month to enjoy our special vacation home. This permits us to keep an eye on things and prepare our home for our guests.

                  Why the Owner Chose Salida:
                  We love the historical character of this house and the benefits of being able to walk and bike in town. The house has a wonderful 'feel' to it.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Salida is a wonderful town. It has one of the largest historical districts in Colorado, and has a vibrant downtown atmosphere. The Arkansas River runs through the town, which provides unique opportunities for fishing and boating.

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                  Speaks: english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  • Walk to town and restaurants.

                    Walk to town and restaurants.

                  • Futon couch.

                    Futon couch.

                  • Spacious dining room.  Tin ceiling.

                    Spacious dining room. Tin ceiling.

                  • Completely furnished kitchen.

                    Completely furnished kitchen.

                  • Downstairs bedroom.  Queen size sleigh bed.

                    Downstairs bedroom. Queen size sleigh bed.

                  • Master king bed.

                    Master king bed.

                  • Hang out on the front porch and watch the world go by.

                    Hang out on the front porch and watch the world go by.

                  • Dining room.

                    Dining room.

                  • Cozy living room.

                    Cozy living room.

                  • Antique coal fireplace (not in use)

                    Antique coal fireplace (not in use)

                  • Built-in cabinets.  High ceilings.

                    Built-in cabinets. High ceilings.

                  • Kitchen table.

                    Kitchen table.

                  • Upstairs hallway.

                    Upstairs hallway.

                  • Trundle bed. Opens up to king size.

                    Trundle bed. Opens up to king size.

                  • Downstairs bathroom.

                    Downstairs bathroom.

                  • Meet the owners.  Ken, Bonnie, and Josh.

                    Meet the owners. Ken, Bonnie, and Josh.

                  VRBO #140774

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                  $230 per night (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/07/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/07/2014
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