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Riverfront Home! Close to Everything Durango!

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Last updated: 04/19/2010

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Private Homes house description

House on 8 acres of Riverfront, just 5 minutes to Downtown Durango, 25 Minutes to Ski Area, 20 minutes to airport or land your own plane a mile away!

Welcome to Rio Angels private estate! Relax to the roar of the beautiful Animas River right off the many decks of this fabulous 2 bedroom, 2 bath house. Soaring ceilings and expansive 2-story windows face the river where you’ll enjoy 1600 feet of your own private fishing, rafting or swimming paradise. This extraordinary riverfront property is located just 3 miles from downtown Durango, yet you will feel like you’re truly on a country vacation, surrounded by huge trees, abundant wildlife, and spectacular mountains.

Fish from your own private nature trail alongside the river with its white sandy beaches and huge boulders. Share a meal with loved ones at the riverside picnic area. Relax in the hammock, play horseshoes, or drive golf balls on the lawn during the day...enjoy the warmth of the fire from the outdoor fire pit overlooking the river, and marvel at the starry night beneath the magnificent firs and cottonwoods.

This fabulous house sleeps 6 to 8, with two master bedrooms, one down and one upstairs. Each bedroom sleeps two in grand comfort and features a seating area, its own full bath, and opens on to a furnished deck from where you can enjoy the river breezes and cool mountain air.

There is a sleeper sofa in the large 2-story living area, and an additional sleeping nook for guests or kids with a day bed and trundle. The fully furnished kitchen and dining area open to the wooded back yard and also look out onto the beautiful river. There is a laundry room with washer and dryer, big screen TV with satellite, and hi speed wireless internet.

This open, high-ceilinged aerie has been recently remodeled for the perfect vacation hideaway. We promise you will want to come back again and again to enjoy the charms of living on the river in the woods while being so close to shopping, skiing and hiking the beautiful Durango area.

This great property is available year round, so plan now to host your own winter hunting group or that guys’ fishing vacation!

A charming 3 bedroom 3 bath log cabin on the property is also available for rent. It features the same luxurious standards, and all the extras like a riverside seating area, outdoor firepit, wood burning stove and much more. It stands just far enough away for privacy, yet the two houses together are perfect for two families or groups sharing a vacation.

With its beautiful acreage on the Animas River and two luxurious houses, this private estate is also perfect for weddings, retreats, corporate gatherings, family reunions, etc. Catering and event planning is available locally to fit all your needs.





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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Fabulous spot for kids, with plenty to do in town and on the property...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Prime riverfront property with riverside trail for walking or fly fishing. Great fishing, rafting, hiking on the property, accessible only by guests. Access to various golf courses, rec center with climbing wall and pools, Durango Mountain Resort (Purgatory) is only 25 minutes away. Private airpark with hanger space is only 5 minutes away....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    The beautiful La Plata mountain range and the famous purple cliffs ring the property...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Secure parking right outside of house...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    in unit...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Upstairs deck wraps around master bedroom...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    (3) Two upper decks with fabulous views and one lower deck facing the river...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Downstairs porch wraps around house...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

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                  High Summer Season .. Jun, Jul, Aug ........................... $285/night
                  Spring/Fall Season .. Sep-Nov, Apr-May ........................ $235/night
                  High Ski Season ..... Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar ........................ $285/night
                  Holidays..Thanksgiving,Christmas,New Yr.,July 4th,Memorial&Labor Day..$335/night
                  10% Discount for stays of 7 nights or longer.
                  20% Discount for 30 - 60 days. 25% Discount for 60 days or more.
                  $350 Refundable Security Deposit, $150 Cleaning Fee (non-refundable),
                  Pet Fee (if applicable)
                  

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                  Location

                  We are happy to make arrangements for day passes for our guests to the fabulous Durango Rec Center with climbing wall, pools, gym, etc. Guided fishing and rafting trips, horseback riding, bungee trampoline course and tree-top ropes course available, glider rides, hot air balloon rides, much more! The Animas Airpark is located within minutes of the property, and has hangar space and jet fuel for those wanting to arrive by private plane.

                   

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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Ariel's Nest

                    Ariel's Nest

                  • Catch trophy fish right outside your front door!

                    Catch trophy fish right outside your front door!

                  • The Rio 'bunny slope'  - we're open year round and close to the real slopes!

                    The Rio 'bunny slope' - we're open year round and close to the real slopes!

                  • Hike the nature trail at river's edge - you'll find treasures large & small.

                    Hike the nature trail at river's edge - you'll find treasures large & small.

                  • View long mountain vistas from the spacious upper deck

                    View long mountain vistas from the spacious upper deck

                  • The dining tableopens to reveal a game table for the whole family-games included

                    The dining tableopens to reveal a game table for the whole family-games included

                  • Downstairs Master bedroom has connected bath & opens onto the spacious deck

                    Downstairs Master bedroom has connected bath & opens onto the spacious deck

                  • Two full baths and a separate well-equipped laundry room complement the house

                    Two full baths and a separate well-equipped laundry room complement the house

                  • Practice your swing on our estate before hitting the links!

                    Practice your swing on our estate before hitting the links!

                  • Cook dinner over our fantastic fire-pit, or just relax by the light of the moon!

                    Cook dinner over our fantastic fire-pit, or just relax by the light of the moon!

                  • It's the perfect site for weddings, reunions and events; daily rates available

                    It's the perfect site for weddings, reunions and events; daily rates available

                  • You'll find endless cozy spots, both sunny and shady on the estate

                    You'll find endless cozy spots, both sunny and shady on the estate

                  • The two-story living room is open and airy with glass all around

                    The two-story living room is open and airy with glass all around

                  • Ariel's fully furnished kitchen with gas range, microwave and mountain views!

                    Ariel's fully furnished kitchen with gas range, microwave and mountain views!

                  • The upper master opens to a huge deck overlooking both river and mountains

                    The upper master opens to a huge deck overlooking both river and mountains

                  • The living room is cozy and comfy with lots of napping & reading space

                    The living room is cozy and comfy with lots of napping & reading space

                  VRBO #190113

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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Member since: 2008
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 04/19/2010
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