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Victorian Jewel Downtown, 2-Car Garage, Mountain Views-Low Weekly/Monthly Rates

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Last updated: 08/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Take a trip back in time when you stay in our beautifully restored 1890's Victorian era home with lovely mountain views. It has been completely restored with all the modern-day amenities but retains all of the old-world charm to include high ceilings, original woodwork, crown molding, ornate hand-carved fireplace mantle, stained glass and bay windows, french doors and beautiful art-deco light fixtures.

We have tastefully furnished the house and included everything that anyone could need to feel right at home. The beautiful new kitchen is fully equipped and stocked with spices, basic food items, and condiments. Gorgeous, original hard-wood floors throughout the house make for a very clean environment. The property includes a detached, oversized two-car garage and a wonderful yard and patio area with a BBQ grill ready for your use.

This is a unique home in the core of the city sitting on 2/3's of an acre, allowing for lots of privacy. None of our living space is in the basement....all rooms are bright and cheerful. We have central air conditioning and also have dual hot-water tanks to provide ample hot water for large groups.

For your peace of mind, locks are re-keyed prior to new arrivals.

We are centrally located within two miles of our vibrant downtown area. We are one mile north of Colorado College, and only four blocks north of Penrose Hospital. You will find it very easy to reach all of the most popular attractions, to include: Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, The North Pole, Cave of the Winds, Manitou Springs, Old Colorado City, Olympic Training Center, Air Force Academy, Seven Falls, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and more - all within about 15 minutes of the house. The Royal Gorge, Cripple Creek and Denver are within one hour.

For hikers, runners and bicyclists, the Pikes Peak Greenway Trail is just 6 blocks west of our house.

We call our home The 3 R's. REST after a day of sight seeing by curling up with a good book or watching some of the best television programming available. RELAX on the front porch or the back patio with family and friends; and REJUVENATE your body and spirits, as stress becomes a distant memory. All beds have top-of-the line Sealy Posturepedic firm/plush mattresses for everyone's comfort level. No attention to detail has been missed. Please call us or drop us an email so we can begin helping you plan a memorable visit. We will do everything possible to make your stay comfortable and relaxing.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 1940 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We will not rent to anyone under 23 years of age unless accompanied by an adult guardian or parent....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a nice yard for the kids to play outside and board/card games,etc. for indoor playing. If you have very young kids, we provide a highchair and pack & play. We also have a full-sized stroller available upon request....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outdoors on patio. Please dispose of cigarettes in the receptacle provided....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    1st floor bedroom with full, attached bath (shower / no tub)...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 child bed

    Children's bed is a leather ottoman with pull-out twin bed....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • First-floor bedroom with attached bathroom. Three bedrooms on second floor with one full bathroom. The TV room on the first floor can convert to a private bedroom. It has a full-size pull out sofa with a very comfortable 5 inch memory foam mattress. We can sleep 9 people in true beds and 3 more in pull-out beds for a total of 12. All beds have Sealy Posturepedic firm/plush mattresses for everyone's comfort level....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Full-size washer & dryer, iron, ironing board, and hairdryers provided. Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors installed for your safety, and a fire extinguisher can be found under the kitchen sink. Locks are re-keyed prior to new arrivals. Beautiful new kitchen with granite countertops and tile. Stainless steel appliances (stove is gas), garbage disposal and dishwasher. Cooking Utensils Provided: You will feel right at home in this kitchen. All the necessary gadgets. New pots and pans, dishes, silverware, crockpot, mixer, coffeemaker, toaster, blender and more. For children, a highchair and pack & play are available as well as a full-size stroller on request. Garage: Two-car garage with garage door opener. Room for storing bicycles, boat, or any toys you might bring with you....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    HD Cable TV with 150+ channels including HBO, NFL and MLB (available on both televisions). Also includes Streampix and On Demand movies and shows on TV and online. Pay-per-view is restricted....moreless

  • Television:

    47 inch flat screen, LED HD Smart TV in first floor TV room. 32 inch flat screen, LED HD Smart TV in Bedroom #2...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Two miles north of our downtown area. Walking or biking distance. There is also a bus stop right on the corner....moreless

  • Mountain:

    Views of Pikes Peak from the house....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    We have a formal dining room which seats 12 and an eating area in the kitchen that will seat 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Oversized 2-car garage. Plenty of room for bikes, etc including two cars....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    New high-efficiency furnace keeps home very warm and comfortable. Home is well insulated with storm windows. No drafts....moreless

  • Internet:

    High-speed wireless internet through Comcast Cable. Linksys AC1200 router provides gigabit Wi-Fi speeds for multiple wireless devices and advanced WPA2 encryption with integrated firewall....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Two living rooms! We have a formal living room with fireplace where guests can sit quietly and visit or read. The TV room is separated by French doors....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking available on street for additional cars....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    You will feel right at home in this kitchen. All the necessary gadgets. New silverware, pots and pans, dishes, crockpot, mixer, coffeemaker, toaster, blender, waffle maker and more....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Beautiful new kitchen with granite countertops and tile. Stainless steel appliances (stove is gas), garbage disposal, microwave, and dishwasher. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    I stock the kitchen with condiments, spices, sugar, flour, coffee, oil, etc. You will have all the basics that you will need for cooking....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large side-by-side refrigerator with ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Small deck off of kitchen has nice views of Pikes Peak. Large front porch with wicker seating for four. Patio with barbecue and large patio set in backyard for outdoor entertaining....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful large, fenced yard area for children to play. You will also find a vintage croquet set to be enjoyed by all. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 16 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$289
$1,883

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $269 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Oct 1 - Nov 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$199
$1,197 $3,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $171 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $107 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$289
$1,883 $3,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $269 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $107 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

December
Dec 1 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$199
$1,197 $3,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $171 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $107 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$289
$1,883 $3,200

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $269 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $107 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 4 - May 12, 2016
3 night min stay
$199
$1,197 $2,880

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $171 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $96 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2016
May 13 - Aug 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$289
$1,883 $5,995

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $269 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $200 Nightly


Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Parents Weekend/Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2016
5 night min stay
$375
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$289

Rates are based on 9 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • One-Time Cleaning Fee $199 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 9.63%

Notes:

Includes 2-car garage

No tax required for monthly rentals.

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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many downtown nightclubs, bars, and pubs
1.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Patty Jewett Golf Course
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-25
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many downtown restaurants and sidewalk cafes
125 Miles
Nearest Ski
Breckenridge & Monarch

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: My husband and I moved from Seattle/Wichita in 2004, because the city offered everything we both wanted as we started our new lives together. We love Colorado Springs and are very excited about sharing our city and its surrounding area. There is so much to do and see here. A simple drive in the mountains never fails to rejuvenate our spirits. We enjoy hiking and would love to share our favorite spots.

Why the Owner Chose Colorado Springs:
We chose Colorado for it's natural beauty, great weather, and multitude of outdoor activities. From our home, you will be in the center of everything. Enjoy visiting our extraordinary attractions as well as hiking, bicycling, fishing, and exploring local history. You will also have quick and easy access to I-25, and you can be in Denver in no more than an hour.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home is located on the fringe of our city's most desirable Old North End neighborhood with its elaborate Victorian homes most of which were built between 1890 and 1901 with monies from the Cripple Creek gold strike. If you enjoy walking, you will love partaking in the many self-guided walking tours of the area. Visit our downtown also and enjoy your choice of outside cafes, many fine dining establishments, museums, parks, charming boutiques, nightclubs, the Penrose Library, the Fine Art Center, and the Pikes Peak Center.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Victorian home with large front porch.

    Victorian home with large front porch.

  • Beautiful, manicured yard and two-car oversized garage.

    Beautiful, manicured yard and two-car oversized garage.

  • Step through the front door to a bygone era.

    Step through the front door to a bygone era.

  • TV Room thru French doors has full pull-out bed (can be used as private bedroom)

    TV Room thru French doors has full pull-out bed (can be used as private bedroom)

  • Formal Dining Room. Table expands to seat up to 12.

    Formal Dining Room. Table expands to seat up to 12.

  • Gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counter tops and backsplash.

    Gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counter tops and backsplash.

  • Nostalgic Bedroom #1 - full-size antique bed, built-in dresser, closet and bath

    Nostalgic Bedroom #1 - full-size antique bed, built-in dresser, closet and bath

  • Beautiful tile shower attached to Bedroom #1

    Beautiful tile shower attached to Bedroom #1

  • Spacious room with a twin pull-out for a child.  Enjoy the HD Smart TV

    Spacious room with a twin pull-out for a child. Enjoy the HD Smart TV

  • Traditional Bedroom #4 - queen bed and built-in twin bed w/ Tempurpedic mattress

    Traditional Bedroom #4 - queen bed and built-in twin bed w/ Tempurpedic mattress

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Patio and Barbecue

    Patio and Barbecue

  • Decorative fireplace with ornate, hand-carved mantle sets the mood.

    Decorative fireplace with ornate, hand-carved mantle sets the mood.

  • 47' Flatscreen HD Smart TV with 150+ channels including HBO.

    47' Flatscreen HD Smart TV with 150+ channels including HBO.

  • One of several beautiful art-deco light fixtures adorns the dining room.

    One of several beautiful art-deco light fixtures adorns the dining room.

  • Cozy, eat-in kitchen area.  Enjoy beautiful mountain views on the outdoor deck.

    Cozy, eat-in kitchen area. Enjoy beautiful mountain views on the outdoor deck.

  • Antique vanity matches the bed in this charming first floor master bedroom.

    Antique vanity matches the bed in this charming first floor master bedroom.

  • Mid-Century Modern Bedroom #2 has firm/plush mattress with 5' feather pillowtop

    Mid-Century Modern Bedroom #2 has firm/plush mattress with 5' feather pillowtop

  • Lovely Victorian inspired Bedroom #3

    Lovely Victorian inspired Bedroom #3

  • Owner on top of Red Mountain. Pikes Peak in the background.

    Owner on top of Red Mountain. Pikes Peak in the background.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/17/2015
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