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Spacious Home with Panoramic Views. Horses & Dogs Welcome. Great for Reunions

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Last updated: 05/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Estes Park is a little 'slice of heaven' and we have created a comfortable and spacious, warm home on an acre of gorgeous mountain meadow in the Carriage Hills community of Estes Park - the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park.

From our 2,340 square foot two-story mountain home, we have incredible 360 degree ever-changing views of the gorgeous, snow-capped peaks and plenty of blue skies and bright stars.

You can walk to neighborhood lakes and a bike path that runs adjacent to the golf course and loops through downtown, Lake Estes, and the fairgrounds. Great for a leisurely walk or bicycle ride.

Your family will feel at home in our smoke-free vacation home. We especially welcome families, as we have children ourselves and know how hard it is to travel with children and still have a relaxing vacation. This is a great home to have a family get-together.

The master has a queen bed, as well as a full bath directly from the bedroom and a patio door with views of the snow-capped Mummy Mountain Range. Two bedrooms have queen-sized beds with patio doors directly to a wrap-around deck. The fourth bedroom has a full size bed and a twin size bunk bed.

The cathedral ceiling Great room offers dynamic views of the Twin Sisters, the Mummy Range with snow capped peaks of Chapin, Fairchild, and Ypsilon (13,514 ft), Lumpy Ridge and the beautiful Estes Valley. The Great room has windows that face east, west, north and south, and it is open to the fully equipped kitchen with everything you need to prepare a holiday meal or a picnic on the deck. Also enjoy a cup of coffee while reading the paper on one of the three bar stools at the log counter while conversing with the chefs. The Great room design allows families to be together to enjoy their vacation to the fullest as they prepare meals, watch TV and interact during the day.

The dining room table comfortably seats 6-8, and has the counter seating and the bistro table nearby so a family of 14 can enjoy a meal together.

Enjoy the additional bistro table for that morning cup of coffee or an evening of cards & games. We have plenty of puzzles and games to be played. Cozy up in front of one of the two fireplaces with a good book and a cup of tea or glass of wine. There is plenty of comfortable seating space to watch your favorite movie or sports event on the 47” flat screen TV. We have included many DVD’s and videos for the family. We also have free wireless Internet. If you are looking for a quiet place to relax and enjoy reading there is the living room and an additional family room to relax with your own book or one of ours. This home is designed to enjoy the views and the sunshine from every room.

Being inside is fantastic but being outside enjoying the mountain air, wildlife, and views from our wrap-around deck is even better. One can easily spend hours just relaxing on the large deck reading, enjoying Colorado’s deep blue skies and bright sunshine, watching deer or elk meandering by, and soaking up the beauty of these magnificent mountains. Don’t rush in from that afternoon thunderstorm, enjoy the smells and sounds without getting soaked. You will be protected by the covered patio.

Enjoy the views while you grill on our easily accessible outdoor grill or have burgers at our 8-foot picnic table. Or just relax with your favorite beverage while watching the ever-changing colors of the Mummy Range. Watch the hummingbirds drink nectar or observe deer, herds of elk, picas, or rabbits playing in the yard.

At night, the quiet and the cool crisp mountain air are perfect for sleeping after enjoying a glorious sunset, and gazing for awhile at a night sky filled with a million stars!
This vacation home is not just a place to stay. It is a place to be with family and great friends in a setting that will inspire and enrich you. You will love our vacation home as much as we do!! Come and make our home your “home away from home” while on vacation in Estes Park. You will be glad you did!


Keywords: 4 Bedroom House, Living Room, Family Room, Great Room, 2 Bathroom, 1 Acre, Horse Property

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Our one acre lot in this safe community makes this a safe and great place to play and run....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs are permitted maximum of 2 dogs. There is a corral for two horses. 2 horses maximum Pets with prior approval....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Queen size Beds (3) Three bedrooms have (New 2013) queen beds., Double Beds (1) One bedroom has a full bed and a bunk bed. There is also room for sleeping on 4 couches if needed., Baby Cribs (1) We have a pack and play, Bunk Beds (1) One bedroom has a full bed and a bunk bed. There is also room for sleeping on 4 couches if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Free Wireless Internet, Two Fireplaces, 47” TV, VCR and DVD, Full Kitchen, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Cooking Utensils provided, Linens provided, Washer, Dryer, Gas Grill, No Smoking, Patio Chairs, Plentiful Parking, Wrap-Around Deck, Split log Fenced Yard, Flagstone Patio, Eight-foot Picnic Table, Horse Corral for maximum two horses, You may have pets with prior approval. Maximum pets-2. You can even bring your own horses to ride (maximum 2); there's shelter and fencing if you choose to bring your horses....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Have family tournament games of Air Hockey or Ping Pong...moreless

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    There is an assortment of Family DVD's and VHS's for your enjoyment....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Dynamic views of the Twin Sisters, the Mummy Range with snow capped peaks of Chapin, Fairchild, and Ypsilon (13,514 ft), Lumpy Ridge and the beautiful Estes Valley that can be seen from windows that face east, west, north and south....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • 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
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage:

    2 Car Garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of parking for guests and trailers. Please, no overnight guests in campers....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    There is room to park your horse trailer....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    There is a separate washer and dryer room....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) We have two cozy wood fireplaces. Firewood supplied....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully equipped kitchen for making that family get together meal easy to prepare....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes and utensils to serve the family get together....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    This kitchen is well laid out and is open to the family room. No need to cook alone....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    If it rains, don't fret. You can still enjoy the great outdoors from the protection of the covered patio....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    The wrap-around deck is an awesome place to sit and enjoy an evening meal or to relax with your favorite beverage and enjoy the ever-changing scenery....moreless

  • Golf:

    Less than 2 miles to 18 hole golf course...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Watch family & friends challenge each other to a fun game of horseshoes or just sit and watch the competition from the covered patio. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Regular Season
Mar 16 - May 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$315
$1,850
Prime Season
May 15 - Sep 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$375
$2,200
Regular Season
Sep 16 - Nov 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$315
$1,850
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$375
$2,200
Off Season
Dec 1 - Dec 20, 2015
2 night min stay
$255
$1,450
Christmas/ New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2016
4 night min stay
$345
$2,200
Off season
Jan 4 - Mar 15, 2016
2 night min stay
$250
$1,540
Regular season
Mar 16 - May 14, 2016
2 night min stay
$335
$1,950
Prime Season
May 15 - Sep 15, 2016
2 night min stay
$345
$2,200
Regular Season
Sep 16 - Nov 21, 2016
2 night min stay
$335
$1,950
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$345
$2,200
Off Season
Dec 1 - Dec 20, 2016
2 night min stay
$250
$1,540
Christmas/New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2017
4 night min stay
$345
$2,200
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$295
$1,295

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $120
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5.5%

Notes:

A Pet fee Of $10.00 plus tax per night per dog will be added to the quote. Maximum of two dogs.

A Horse fee Of $20.00 plus tax per night per horse will be added to the quote. Maximum of two Horses. Also a Horse deposit of 150.00 for improper cleaning of area.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed


Cancellation policy:

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Location

70 Miles
Nearest Airport
Denver International

Car: Necessary

Estes Park is nestled at the foot of Rocky Mountain National Park, a large and beautiful wilderness area that offers recreational possibilities all year round. The entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park is only 5 minutes away with an endless amount of trails to hike for all ability levels and trout fishing to excite the eager angler in your group. If you love horseback riding, as I do, the trails are endless in the National Park and all around us in the national forest. You can even ride your horse from your vacation home. You can also rent horses by the hour, day or week at Sombrero Outfitters. In the summer and fall, hiking, horseback riding, rock climbing, river rafting, and similar activities for the outdoor enthusiast abound. A portion of the park is traversed by Trail Ridge Road, the highest paved road in the world, which is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day and offers unbelievable panoramas of the fragile and beautiful tundra.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Living in the great prairies of North Dakota My Wife and I have been Visiting the Rocky Mountains for years. We have always wanted a place of our own to enjoy the beauty of the mountains. When our daughter moved to Estes Park Colorado we thought. Great! We can just mooch off of them (Visit). Well they sold their home and we bought it to enjoy as a family and let others enjoy it as a family gathering place. It has been great for us. We hope you will visit our home and see why.

Why the Owner Chose Estes Park:
This area is one of the most beautiful areas of the rocky mountains. There are '14 ers' (mountains over 14,000 ft) surrounding Estes Park. Estes Park is a large enough community to have all the essentials and close enough to a large Metro area to enjoy shopping, professional sports, and museums. We are the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park with miles and miles of hiking and horseback riding trails. There are trails for every level of rider that are easily accessible from our home. What a great place to come to snowshoe or cross-country ski. Down hill skiing is just 45 minutes away at Eldora Ski Resort. The wildlife abounds in the area right in our community of Estes Park. Come and join us for Elktober. This is when the elk come down from the high country in the fall to rut. You can hear Elk Bugling and see Bulls challenging each other. The rut is when the males are gathering their harem (females) for next year's calves.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Gather your kids and their spouses and your grandchildren. There is plenty of room for a family reunion. You won't find a home like this that has a quiet space for yourselves and a large great room for all to enjoy one another together. The views from this home are excellent in all four directions. See the high peaks and Estes Valley. There is plenty of room on this one acre lot to challenge each other in that outdoor family game. Or you can just sit on the wrap-around deck and watch the ever-changing mountain scenery. We hope you love it as much as we do!


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Photos

  • Panoramic Mountain Views

    Panoramic Mountain Views

  • Family Room is a great place for reading or playing games

    Family Room is a great place for reading or playing games

  • Enjoy the Wood Fireplace and 47' TV from Great Room & Kitchen.

    Enjoy the Wood Fireplace and 47' TV from Great Room & Kitchen.

  • Great Room with Fantastic Views in Four Directions. Twin Sisters, Estes Valley

    Great Room with Fantastic Views in Four Directions. Twin Sisters, Estes Valley

  • Third Bedroom with Queen Bed and Access to Wrap Around Deck

    Third Bedroom with Queen Bed and Access to Wrap Around Deck

  • Views of Snow Capped Peaks Chapin, Fairchild, and Ypsilon (13,514 ft)

    Views of Snow Capped Peaks Chapin, Fairchild, and Ypsilon (13,514 ft)

  • Always a view

    Always a view

  • The Alluvial Fan in Rocky Mountain National Park. Our favorite spot.

    The Alluvial Fan in Rocky Mountain National Park. Our favorite spot.

  • A start of a new day. Our front yard

    A start of a new day. Our front yard

  • The horse love it here.

    The horse love it here.

  • Front Entry & Family Room  Plenty of room for being together or being alone

    Front Entry & Family Room Plenty of room for being together or being alone

  • Togetherness in this Kitchen/ Great Room Area. Room to seat 11 people at tables

    Togetherness in this Kitchen/ Great Room Area. Room to seat 11 people at tables

  • Master Bedroom Queen Bed with Patio Door and Views of Mummy Range

    Master Bedroom Queen Bed with Patio Door and Views of Mummy Range

  • Bedroom One with Queen Bed and Direct Access to Wrap Around Deck

    Bedroom One with Queen Bed and Direct Access to Wrap Around Deck

  • One of Three Living Areas. Enjoy a good book by the second wood fireplace.

    One of Three Living Areas. Enjoy a good book by the second wood fireplace.

  • You can See Estes Valley from the 10' x 28' Deck with Covered Patio

    You can See Estes Valley from the 10' x 28' Deck with Covered Patio

  • Enjoy the outside fire pit and horse shoes

    Enjoy the outside fire pit and horse shoes

  • Be careful with garbage! you may have an uninvited guest.

    Be careful with garbage! you may have an uninvited guest.

  • Come in the fall and Experience the Elk in Rut

    Come in the fall and Experience the Elk in Rut

  • Winter sports are abundant in Estes Park

    Winter sports are abundant in Estes Park

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