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End of the Rainbow-French Country on 7 Acres, 2 Masters, Wi-Fi

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Our French Country home at the end of the Rainbow!

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Last updated: 09/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Glenwood Springs house description

At the end of the rainbow we designed, built, and completed our French Country style dream house in 2010 called A and H Wildflower Ranch. We have a sunny custom kitchen with lots of counter space and an open floor plan to the main living area and dining area, 2 master bedrooms that have either a patio or balcony, an additional bedroom with attached bathroom, an office, and atrium sun room. There are doors from all rooms leading to the exterior patios and decks that surround our home.

We have an inviting and open floor plan that provides lots of sunlight. The many windows throughout our home allow you to enjoy the spectacular views of Mt. Sopris, the 31 acres of open-space which includes a pond, the Roaring Fork River, as well as the Flattops Wilderness Area north of Glenwood Springs. Not only can you enjoy the views from the interior, but you can also relax outdoors while watching and listening to wildlife, birds, the stream, or consider the night sky from decks and flagstone patios that surround our home. Inside, there are little nooks with cozy spots for relaxing with a cup of coffee or glass of wine and a good book. We have an eclectic collection of books for browsing or reading and an assortment of games. Our custom kitchen has ample room for preparing, cooking, and visiting. Due to our stone and stucco exterior, the house remains comfortably cool even in the heat of summer without a swamp cooler, although we have ceiling fans in many rooms.

We are located halfway between Glenwood Springs and Carbondale. Our neighborhood consists of acreages with most of our neighbors owning horses. This creates a peaceful country feel to our property. Our central location makes this a perfect place to stay allowing you to explore up and down the valleys, no matter your vacation preferences. There is something for everyone here in the heart of the Rockies. If you would like to view more pictures scroll down this page to where it says 'click here for more information' and view our website.



Keywords: Acreage, mountain views, stream through the property

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                The dining room table seats 8, but can accommodate 10 in chairs around it. The breakfast bar is adjacent and can seat 1-4....moreless

              • Kitchen:

                We have a Gaggeneau gas cook top, double Thermador ovens, and ample preparation space for cooking....moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                8...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Ice Maker
              • Refrigerator
              • Seating for 8 people

              Amenities

              • Towels Provided:

                Towels are provided in the house, but please bring your own to take to outside of the house, as our towels are not permitted to leave the premise....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                There is a washing machine on the main level as well as on the 2nd floor....moreless

              • Heating:

                In-floor heating throughout the house....moreless

              • Parking:

                There is room for 3 vehicles....moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Parking Off Street
              • Linens Provided
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                We have hundreds of books available for all reading levels (including children)....moreless

              • Games:

                A variety of board games are available for your enjoyment....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                DISH Network...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Video Library
              • Television

              Communications

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    There are patios on 3 sides of the house....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Gas grill available on the south deck...moreless

                  • Balcony

                  Location & View

                  • Mountain View
                  • Water View

                  Activities

                  • Cinemas
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Cycling
                  • Hunting
                  • Sailing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Hiking
                  • Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Fishing
                  • Tennis
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Groceries
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Live Theater
                  • Festivals
                  • Sledding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Hospital
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Antiquing
                  • Shopping
                  • Photography
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Boating
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Rafting
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Off Season
                  Sep 11 - Nov 21, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,750
                  Winter
                  Nov 22 - Mar 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,450
                  Summer 2015
                  May 29 - Sep 7, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,450

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 3.9%

                  Notes:

                  A deposit is required to secure your reservation. Payment in full is required 30 days prior to your reservation. We accept Visa and Mastercard. We can also accept personal checks as long as it is 30 days prior to your reservation.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 09/08/2014
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                  Location

                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Aspen or Eagle
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Glenwood Springs
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-70
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Ski Sunlight

                  Car: Necessary

                  Fly fishermen: You can walk down to the Roaring Fork River from the house.

                  Hunters: We have parking for your ATV/dirt bikes/boat/trailer.

                   

                  Owner info

                  About the owner: Clay is a designer and builder. Cindy is an art teacher. We love to work, play and enjoy family and friends with our dog Ernie. We spend a lot of time outdoors gardening, hiking, camping, wildlife watching, swimming, kayaking, snow shoeing, cross-country skiing, hunting and star gazing. We have thought about moving, but we love this area with the sunshine and climate too much to seriously consider going elsewhere. We prefer to invite family and friends to come and stay here instead!

                  Why the Owner Chose Glenwood Springs:
                  We bought this property in 2006 and designed and built our dream home on the 7 acres. We completed the building in 2010. We fell in love with this property as we walked the open-space and down to the pond and Roaring Fork River. We love the views from this end of the 7 acres. We are outdoor loving people and we have found ourselves within easy distance of a huge diversity of outdoor experiences year round. We are pass holders at the world famous Glenwood Hot Springs and know why the Utes called it Yampah or 'Big Medicine'. We like that we are approximately 10 minutes away. We placed the house on the edge of the open-space to maximize the views and the water feature. We have a stream running down in front of the south side of the house that provides a wildlife corridor year round. We have a wide variety of birds that live and eat here. We also enjoy the many species of mammals, such as, fox, deer, elk, bobcat, chipmunk, and rabbit just to name a few, that use this corridor.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We have a fabulous view of Mt. Sopris. In addition, we have a trail that circles the whole subdivision. A section of the trail runs alongside the Roaring Fork River where you can walk, run, fish, skip rocks, enjoy watching the blue herons in their rookery, the nesting pair of ospreys, or the elk that winter along the river. There is a pond with a variety of waterfowl depending on the time of year you are here. You can walk, cross-country ski or snowshoe along the trail. In addition, we are 3 miles from the bike trail that follows the old RR tracks up and down the Roaring Fork Valley. This bike trail begins in Glenwood Springs and continues all the way to Aspen.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Our French Country home at the end of the Rainbow!

                    Our French Country home at the end of the Rainbow!

                  • The front yard

                    The front yard

                  • Looking down into the living and dining areas

                    Looking down into the living and dining areas

                  • The kitchen

                    The kitchen

                  • The entry

                    The entry

                  • The south deck

                    The south deck

                  • Master bedroom upstairs with attached bath

                    Master bedroom upstairs with attached bath

                  • The atrium room with queen size murphy bed

                    The atrium room with queen size murphy bed

                  • The main entrance

                    The main entrance

                  • The back side of the house

                    The back side of the house

                  • The kitchen

                    The kitchen

                  • Dining area

                    Dining area

                  • The covered back patio looking down on the open space toward the pond.

                    The covered back patio looking down on the open space toward the pond.

                  • Main floor master bedroom with attached bath

                    Main floor master bedroom with attached bath

                  • The twin bedroom with attached bath

                    The twin bedroom with attached bath

                  VRBO #365355

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, July 01, 2014

                  $250 - $350 per night (USD)
                  17

                  3 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 09/08/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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