Private 1 Acre Hillside Hacienda

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Last updated: 10/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Come feel the ambiance of Old Mexico in this spacious hacienda-style home with large, arched windows capturing 180 degree views of Mt. Sopris & the Frying Pan & Roaring Fork River Valley. Marble, granite, tile, limestone & large, log vigas enhance the interior design. Enjoy the amenities of the dramatic Great Room with the spacious high ceilings, fully equipped kitchen, dining room & inviting, sunken living room with the Natural Boulder fireplace & Indoor Atrium. Relax in the large, comfortable family room that host a TV, DVD & Stereo system with surround sound installed in both living areas as well as the outside veranda. Three, large bedrooms with queen beds await you at days end. The master bed & bath hosts a marble jacuzzi tub, skylight & access to the back veranda & gardens.

Breathe the clean, fresh mountain air as you meander among multi-tiered gardens with elaborate stone walkways & viewing platforms totally surrounded by open space. Dine on one of three enchanting patios to the serenade of a tranquil stream & waterfall. Glimpse the occasional wildlife as they traverse through this park like setting.

While surrounded by all this nature, the town of Basalt rests within walking distance & offers unique boutiques, art galleries & a sumptuous variety of exceptional restaurants. Aspen & it's sister resort, Snowmass Village, with their world renowned ski slopes & shops are 20 miles south while Glenwood Springs & it's Olympic size natural, hot springs pool & vapor caves lies 22 miles north of Basalt.

Whether you enjoy the activities of winter or summer, this home will welcome you at the end of the day & you will return home from your vacation refreshed & rejuvenated. Come, experience the magic of Basalt's HILLSIDE HACIENDA.



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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Not suitable for small children...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No Exceptions...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 3: toilet


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Walk in shower & Vanity...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Master bath with jacuzzi tub and European shower...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen, HD, Smart TV...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Sunken with atrium featuring orange tree...moreless

  • Parking:

    Covered carport plus lots of additional parking available for RV, boat, etc....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave


  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas/Charcoal Combo...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.5
from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2015/2016
Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2016
7 night min stay

Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2015
7 night min stay

flat fee
New Years
Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2016
7 night min stay

flat fee
Spring Off Season
Apr 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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  • Taxes Not included

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Last updated: 10/08/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1976

About the owner: John & I have lived here for 35 years. We had a stone company specializing in marble, granite, tile & masonry. John designed & remodeled the home in 1998. We retired a year ago & now spend most of our time visiting our children & grandchildren who are scattered from Washington state to New Mexico. We also enjoy volunteering with Habitat for Humanity & traveling.

Why the Owner Chose Basalt:
As a child, I grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area & fell in love with the mountains when visiting family in Lake Tahoe. When the opportunity arose to move to Colorado, I jumped at it. Going from the fast pace of the city to the snail pace of the country took quite an adjustment. The population of Basalt was about 500 people; the perfect place to raise a family.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Even though the population has increased, Basalt still remains a small, peaceful, mountain town. I love waking up in the morning & looking out at the majestic, snowcapped mountain across the valley. You can't help but breathe a deep sigh of relief at the peace & quiet that surrounds you. As you walk outside, you may be greeted by two or three deer grazing on the grass or the gobble of a flock of wild turkeys sharing the hillside with you. Mother Nature never fails to amaze me. I love it here & I'd love to share what this property has to offer with others.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Front Entry

    Front Entry

  • Kitchen/Dining


  • Back Patio Dining Area

    Back Patio Dining Area

  • Master bath with Jacuzzi tub

    Master bath with Jacuzzi tub

  • Guest bedroom

    Guest bedroom

  • Front View

    Front View

  • Side Patio

    Side Patio

  • Wild Turkeys on Front Lawn

    Wild Turkeys on Front Lawn

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Guest bedroom

    Guest bedroom

  • Guest bath with walk-in shower

    Guest bath with walk-in shower

  • Lower Back Hillside

    Lower Back Hillside

  • Front Patio

    Front Patio

  • Winter Wonderland

    Winter Wonderland

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, November 29, 2015

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Private 1 Acre Hillside Hacienda

Basalt #359094

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