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5 MINUTE DRIVE FROM DOWNTOWN/25 MINUTES TO WOLF CREEK!!! Come enjoy our beautifully decorated home in “The Pines of Pagosa Springs”. PLEASE NOTE: TEMPURPEDIC KING MATTRESS, ANTLER CHANDELIER, RADIANT FLOOR HEATING, 1200 COUNT ITALIAN LINENS, BEAUTIFUL WOOD FLOORING THROUGHOUT, GALLERY-QUALITY ART, HAND PAINTED DINNER PLATES, FULLY FENCED 0.5 ACRE YARD, 4 COVERED DECKS SURROUNDED BY ADJACENT VACANT LOTS, FULLY ACCESSORIZED GOURMET KITCHEN. Just up the hill from Pagosa’s renowned natural hot springs and spa), near great golfing, fishing, Parelli Training Center, restaurants and a short drive to Wolf Creek ski resort, it's ideal for avid thrill-seekers, or those searching peace and quiet in a private Ponderosa-shaded yard.
Come enjoy beautiful sunsets with views of the foothills from one of four covered decks for relaxation. Over 60 surrounding mature Ponderosas and fans make summer temperatures just right (a portable SWAMP COOLER stored in master bedroom closet is available if needed for the upstairs). This three bedroom two full bath home sleeps up to EIGHT ADULTS or 6 adults + 3 kids: Tempurpedic King in master, Queen in downstairs bedroom; Queen pull out couch in living room and a full+twin bunk (100 lb max top bunk) in third bedroom. The master bath has a JET TUB for soaking after an exhilarating day of powder skiing. Home provides stereo system, wireless high-speed internet, CABLE TV, DVD/CD/Wii console+2 Wii remotes (in living room; for the Wii: BRING OWN FAVORITE GAMES); and an electric BBQ (DUE TO FIRE DANGER regulations). Park out of the elements in the garage.
Partake in three season access to the four stocked ponds (daily/weekly passes available at the rec center) or using the Fairfield Rec Center (daily/weekly fees apply). The more experienced angler may easily access the San Juan River, Lake Hatcher, and other blue ribbon trout lakes and streams. The home is just yards from the legendary Fairfield 36-hole golf course, a 3 minute drive from the recreation Center/pool and not far from amazing hiking in one of our country's largest wilderness.
Without the usual expense/hustle of comparable accommodations, come and stay at our affordable, accessible, clean and peaceful dream getaway. We love the hammocks hanging off the Ponderosas in the shaded backyard for lounging, bird/deer watching (several deer visit our backyard throughout the day in spring/fall), and the four covered decks (2 upstairs and two downstairs for just relaxing. Since our home is surrounded on both sides by four vacant lots, privacy is assured; and though the home offers all the advantages of the Pines subdivision (e.g. pool/rec center/shopping/restaurants/coffee shops/Tennis/mini-gulf/lakes/hiking etc), it feels like being in the woods....the deer sure love it. Together with the adjacent lot, there's now about a half acre, FENCED Ponderosa grove yard for your private enjoyment.
It's our wish that you'll truly enjoy your visit at our home:our family certainly does..........every time we're lucky to visit......
YOUR COST @ PARADISE IN THE PINES:
$300 REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT PLUS:
LOW SEASON $129/nt $899/wk $2250/mo;
HIGH SEASON $155/nt $1080/wk $2750/mo;
2 NIGHT STAYS/Thanksgiving/July 4/Christmas/New Year's $169/ngt
PETS: add 30 for an extra hour housekeeping/pet
PLUS 11.8% SALES TAX
*HIGH Season:JUNE 15 to MAR 31
*LOW Season: Apr 1-Jun 14+ALL OTHER DATES
*PET: add $30/pet
CANCELLATIONS: FULL REFUND MINUS CREDIT CARD HANDLING FEES IF RECEIVED IN WRITING 60 DAYS PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY. Otherwise, unless home gets rented, funds are forfeited for late notice/no shows.
Main renter: 25 years of age or older.
PLEASE NOTE: HOME IS NOT SUITABLE FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT CLIMB UP/DOWN STAIRS WITH EASE
Until confirmed/booked, rates are subject to change without notice. Also if you pay via credit card, be aware that you will be charged the credit card handling fee on your deposit, when it is refunded (it is done automatically)
Keywords: Beautiful private home with scenic/fenced 0.5 acre Ponderosa grove yard
hand painted ceramic dishes/platters/dinner plates/serving trays/cookie jar etc. Roast pan with lid for 17 lb turkey,Hand-held blender, mixer, toaster oven, coffee maker/grinder; slow cooker and large roasting pan/lid (in downstairs hallway closet), electric grill in patio...moreless
(4) THREE SEPARATE COVERED DECKS!! BACKYARD: Addirondack chairs plus hammock chair, another hammock hanging off Ponderosas; FRONT PORCH/SECOND FLOOR: seating for 5 by master bedroom: enjoy view of the foothills and sunsets; BACK PORCH/SECOND FLOOR: four chairs/table just off the kitchen to enjoy outside meals/morning coffee (Ponderosa grove view: wood peckers/humming birds, deer grazing, coyotes and the odd bear)...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 15 - Sep 15, 2015
3 night min stay
Apr 21 - Apr 22, 2015
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME AND UNTIL CONFIRMED IN WRITING
HOME/YARD IS NOT SUITABLE FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT NAVIGATE STAIRS/ROCKY TERRAIN EASILY. If you use a credit card to pay, there will be a charge deducted for handling the deposit: the fee will be deducted at time of refund.
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5 minute drive to famous hot springs resort. Also nearby: 22 min to Wolf Creek ski Resort, 5 min to Colorado's largest wilderness area (the Weminuche),Chimney rock formation, Mesa Verde Anasazi Nat'l Monument, Town of Taos (2 hrs away), Town of Santa Fe (3 hrs away)and Navajo Dam.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Jim was raised not far from Pagosa Springs, in lovely Santa Fe, New Mexico, and hiked the Weminuche as a kid. His spouse is an East Coast transplant from Conn., who fell in love with Pagosa upon her first visit. Our home in the Pines of Pagosa is our dream-come-true-get-away from the bustle and noise of city life: where our children can watch Humming-birds feeding, the deer visiting in their own backyard or the occasional bear; it's where they can experience great fishing (our daughter holds a record of 16 fish at one sitting) not far from the house. In essence, a place where wonderful memories are being made to last a lifetime..............
Why the Owner Chose Pagosa Springs:
We love the outdoors and Pagosa Springs has wonderful year-round adventure opportunities. Peace and quiet are often interrupted by the wind chimes hanging off the Ponderosas. Humming birds come to visit whenever we fill their feeders.....Occasional deer graze amongst the ponderosas (we have a salt-lick by the rocks) and the pure mountain air is a treat as one just relaxes in the rock-strewn yard (the kids were so excited to find some fossilized rocks in one of the boulders out the back!!), each visit brings new wonders!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Plentiful powder and first to open Colorado ski resort at Wolf Creek Ski area in the winter, feisty trout in the summer, hiking among the largest US Wilderness, some of Colorado's most beautiful fall colors, water falls and mountain scenery. Year-round soaking in Pagosa Hot Springs with full spa options for complete relaxation.
Dining room: seating for 8 with two additional table leaves (in master closet)
living room: w/views of foothill sunsets (old couch/lights shown); porch access
livingroom w/heated floors, gorgeous sunsets (furniture shown has been updated)
Master Bath: cathedral ceiling, tiled mosaics, jetted tub, double sinks
Queen bedroom downstairs with TV & sliding glass door to back yard & cov'd deck
Master Bedroom: King Tempurpedic, armoir,door to covered deck & view of sunset
rear upper deck: view of forested, private DOUBLE yard; electric BBQ/HOA rules
'Sammy': one of the daily visiting does, inspecting the hammock
one more fun way to hang out among the pines...
another gorgeous sunset: foothills off west deck (one of the 3 covered decks)
pine river valley: a short drive west of Pagosa Springs
Springs Bath House: a 4 minute drive from home
Enjoy Gallery-quality art throughout home
new deer antler light fixture for ambiance....
Flat screen TV, river rock gas fireplace
Tiled shower enclosure with jetted tub & tiled masaic
3rd bedroom w/ full/twin bunk + desk/monitor (bring own laptop)
looking at the home from southwest corner of the front yard
view from hammock 'chair' on fourth covered porch with view of fenced back yard
another of the many daily visitors to the yard
our 'forked ponderosa' front of house
morning's catch on local river (4 minute drive)
At the hot springs......natural magic!
1st floor plan (note: laundry room is on bottom level)
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Date last modified - Monday, December 22, 2014
3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
(303) 5174392 (Colorado, USA)
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