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Elegant. Rustic. Log Home W/ Mtn Views, Hot Tub, Creek, & Wildlife.

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This Precision Craft Log Home is a Rocky Mountain get away experience. With a covered porch facing south, views of Twin Sisters Mountain is seen through the ponderosa pine trees. Nestled away from the wind this easy access home captures everything you would want in a log home experience without being miles away from entertainment, shopping and Rocky Mtn. National Park. This quiet home has all of the furnishings of a custom log home, granite counter tops, over sized master shower, beautiful custom river rock fire place, fire pit next to beautiful fish creek, a beautiful covered rap a round porch, fenced in yard for kids and animals, lots of trees and elegant features around the home. The 18 hole golf course is 1.2 miles just up the road.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years with limited guest allowance...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    Main level only. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    Inflateables, 1 queen, 1 full and 2 twin...moreless

  • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 king

    Plenty of room for two twin air mattress's if needed....moreless

  • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 double

    Full bed, room enough for up to a queen air mattress if need...moreless

  • Upstairs bedroom: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    2 top bunks - twin, 2 bottom bunks - full...moreless

  • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Hide a bed with extra foam mattress if needed....moreless

  • If needed, additional sleeping areas are the couches in the living area in addition to 1 queen air mattress, 1 full, and 2 twin air mattress's. Sleeping on the porch in the summer is a popular item!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Dual sinks and oversized shower for easy access/handicapped...moreless

  • Main Floor Restroom: toilet

    Sink also...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Master Bath is an over sized shower area with hand held sprayer and can accommodate wheel chair access if needed. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Stacks of wood are provided for use of the fireplace. The fireplace is generally used to heat the entire house. The garage is a two car garage with a work room that has plenty of room to store bikes, skies, golf clubs, fishing poles and other large items. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Assorted card games, monopoly, scrabble...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV, Satellite. 390 stations...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Linked into the TV and surround sound speakers in living room. MP3, Iphone, Ipad, etc for easy plug in access....moreless

  • Television:

    47 inch flat screen TV in living room and Master bedroom (Regular TV)...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    About 20 to 25 variety videos...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake:

    Property is 2 miles south of Lake Estes. Marina with Fishing & Boat Rentals. Lilly Lake 3.6 miles south has some of the best cutthroat trout fishing in Colorado...moreless

  • Mountain:

    You will be staying right in the heart of mountain country. The home has many views of mountains as it sits in the Fish Creek Valley with Fish Creek running through the property....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful view of the Twin Sisters Peaks off the cover porch and out the living room windows....moreless

  • Resort:

    The Stanley Hotel is a must. Lots of history and one beautiful hotel / resort....moreless

  • River:

    Many Fly Fishing Rivers and Creeks. Big Thompson River, 2.2 miles from home. Rocky Mountain National Park, full of many streams, creeks and rivers to fish. Fall River just 4 miles from the log home....moreless

  • Town:

    Downtown Estes Park is just 2.9 miles from the log home. Great shopping experience! Very touristy!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Fish Creek runs through the property...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Additional banquet table in master closet with 4 folding chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Yes, if needed. ...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Yes, medium sized with dryer sheets if needed...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    The highlight of the house!...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Garage:

    Two car...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air heating with humidification system...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless throughout the entire house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Plenty for all rooms and additional beds if needed...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Great room with dining and kitchen all in one area....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Up to 5 total. Two car garage...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    No land line...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Yes, medium sized washer with soap if needed...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Fireplace is built as one pushing 85000 btu's if needed....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Yes, drip system up to 14 cups...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All that you need, crock pot, pizza pans, roasting pans, pie pans, etc....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully stocked for up to 20...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Yes, with great hot water!...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, Pepper, Some spices left over from other visitors. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Yes with plenty of space....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas JennAir stove & Oven...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Just off of the kitchen area...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles:

    3 working bikes. Med sized mountain bikes ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio at ground level just off of the creek...moreless

  • Golf:

    Just down the road. 18 holes, 1.2 miles north...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small lawn area on ground level just off of the patio and near Fish Creek....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Yes, large gas grill with all of the utensils and gas included....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Wrap around porch, covered with 9 to 10 chairs....moreless

  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Assorted fishing poles & tackle....moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a public swimming facility 2 miles north at the school. Very nice facility. Full of everything you would need, slide, diving board, kid pool & lap lanes...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
May 1 - Sep 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$375
$2,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 7.39%

Notes:

Parking is limited to only 5 vehicles. No RV's or campers allowed.


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Location

80 Miles
Nearest Airport
Denver International
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Eds Cantina
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Estes Park Golf Course 18 hole/ Estes 9 hole 3 mi
75 Miles
Nearest Train
Denver
50 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-25 and Hwy 66 near Longmont
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lots to choose from, huge variety
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Eldora in Nederland

Car: Recommended

The log home was built in 2006. It is nestled at the bottom of the Fish Creek Valley which protects it from the wind during harsh months of cold and blowing snow. The cabin sits right above Fish Creek which flows year round through the property. The home faces south with excellent exposure to the sun. The rap around pourch and windows face the south as well, giving you a tranquil view of Twin Sisters mountain, aspens and pines.

There is a fire pit located on the ground level of the property. Lighting in the trees provide a wonderful night of relaxation with peace and quiet.

The log home is located in Larimer County. Access to the golf course 1 mile north, Public Pool 2 miles north , downtown Estes 3 miles north, Lake Estes Marina 2.5 miles north and RMNP 7 miles NW are some of the more popular spots to visitors. Winter months provide beautiful 2 or 3 day get aways with a roaring fire and hot cup of coffee. Check out our winter rates for the off season

Golf: Estes Park Golf Courses

18 hole located 1 mile north of the property

9 Hole located 3 miles north from the property.

Ski: Snow skiing is available at Eldora Ski Area. Located approx 40 miles south on Hwy 7 towards Nederland/Boulder.

Great for family and very reasonable pricing. Advanced runs available. Breckenridge, Vail, Keystone, Etc. About 3 hour drive from the log home one way.

There are some hills that offer good tubing experiance if the snow is cooperating.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2006

About: I am the owner/builder of the home. I designed this home to meet all of the needs that I found important while living in Estes Park over 24 years.

Why Estes Park:
I loved this lot and place that it resides. Living in Estes Park can be very beautiful,however, because of the wind, it can turn into something very different, very fast. I chose this property because of the three factors, wind, water and fire. The home is built in a protected area just off of Fish Creek, about 2.6 miles south of Estes Park. The house is protected from the violent wind storms that sometimes hit the mountainous area. While other areas of Estes will see up to 50 mile per hour gusts, my home rarely feels any of this. Water is always a treat. With moderate snow in winter and spring, Fish Creek will run all year long. This cute little creek runs right through the property and attracts all types of wildlife such as deer, elk, moose, bear, bobcat, beaver, and racoons. As per fire, again, because of my low setting, the house is protected from common mountain fires that will make their way up and over my property. After the flood of 2013 we now have a beautiful water feature in a waterfall that lines the property.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Again, the house is located in a very protected spot. I have spent many days suntanning on my front porch December through March just because of the protection I get from my trees and surroundings. You will find the creek, fire pit, bbq grill, porch swing, bikes, fishing poles and Rocky Mountain fresh air all to be special gifts that will make your stay a paradise for romance and family fun.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front of Estes Log Home

    Front of Estes Log Home

  • Living  Dining  Kitchen

    Living Dining Kitchen

  • Covered Front Porch

    Covered Front Porch

  • Upstairs guest bedroom, King w full closet

    Upstairs guest bedroom, King w full closet

  • Master Bath w/ Shower

    Master Bath w/ Shower

  • Guest Bedroom lower level, Full bed, & walkout to patio, fish creek and hot tub.

    Guest Bedroom lower level, Full bed, & walkout to patio, fish creek and hot tub.

  • Rap around porch over looking Fish Creek below.

    Rap around porch over looking Fish Creek below.

  • Fish Creek & September Falls

    Fish Creek & September Falls

  • Path leading down to the creek, fire pit and waterfall.

    Path leading down to the creek, fire pit and waterfall.

  • Steps leading down to Fish Creek

    Steps leading down to Fish Creek

  • Always stocked with wood for your fires.

    Always stocked with wood for your fires.

  • Living Room Fireplace

    Living Room Fireplace

  • Overlook of Living Area

    Overlook of Living Area

  • Awesome Mtn Views

    Awesome Mtn Views

  • Main level Master bedroom w/ walk in closet & bath. Queen Bed w TV access.

    Main level Master bedroom w/ walk in closet & bath. Queen Bed w TV access.

  • Guest bedroom bunk #1 with Full futon base & twin top

    Guest bedroom bunk #1 with Full futon base & twin top

  • Loft/ Reading room, hide a bed. Full bed if needed

    Loft/ Reading room, hide a bed. Full bed if needed

  • View taken from Fish Creek.

    View taken from Fish Creek.

  • West side of home facing Fish Creek.

    West side of home facing Fish Creek.

  • Porch swing looking south to the beautiful Twin Sisters mountains.

    Porch swing looking south to the beautiful Twin Sisters mountains.

  • Fire pit area & September Falls

    Fire pit area & September Falls

  • Powder bath main floor

    Powder bath main floor

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Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    Cabin
Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/26/2015
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