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Very comfortable, with Modern appliances designed 'modern rustic style' come relax at our perfect location. We are located on the top of a hill on 8th st in Glenwood Spgs. with a spectacular view of the confluence of the Colorado and Roaring fork rivers and beautifull downtown area. KING OF THE HILL HOUSE' is a two bedroom, one bathroom house with Hardwood floors throughout, with marble shower and slate floor in bath. Glass front wood stove in living room provides a romantic atmosphere in the winter months. Very private with fenced back yard for the pets. Covered parking is available on north side.
It is very quiet with sounds of birds chirping and nature in you back door. You can walk to anything including the pool and adventure park within 5 or 10 min. you could always 'stay in' and use our jacuzzi tub with privacy cabana. We are right across the street from the 'boy scout trail' a great and popular hiking and biking trail that has a little for the extreme mountain biker as well as the novice hiker just walking the dog. (great place to let your dog run w/ no vehicle danger.
Outdoor fire pit and stainless steel gas barbecue on back porch. outdoor dining table w/chairs and an umbrella shade. (very nice to relax out here and swing on the lounge chair. Evaporative cooler in back bedroom keeps house very cool in summer. Glass front wood stove keeps it toasty in the winter. If no fire is desired the thermostat controlled furnace will also keep you warm as desired. kitchen is newly remodeled with hardwood floors, two sinks and all new stainless kitchen aid appliances. Bathroom is newly remodeled w/ marble shower and slate floors. Back bedroom has FULL size bunkbeds to accommodate more guests. (kids love bunkbeds!) it also has a stacked washer and dryer. And a Desk with some office supplies. Unit has a working fire pit on back patio so you can have a 'campfire' experience or sit around while barbecuing.
World famous hot springs pool, Yampah vapor caves & massage, Aspen, Snowmass, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk, ski sunlight, Vail, beaver creek ski areas, roaring fork and Colorado rivers are 'gold metal waters' for fishing. Glenwood was voted '#1 Fishing town in the USA by field and stream magazine! also enjoy the new world class kayaking and riversurfing wave park built 5 min west of Glenwood in the famous Colorado river.
There is a 4' foam mattress under the bunkbeds that can be pulled out for an extra sleeping pad, two bunks in back bedroom, not twin size but two FULL size bunks. Fold out or pull out sofa in front room...moreless
Hot tub/jacuzzi/ Brick fire pit / Fenced back yard/ front patio/ plenty of parking/ solar shower by jacuzzi/ Bikes come with house/ modern well stocked kitchen/ Toilet paper,paper towls. spices and oils, shampoo and cond., firewood, all INCLUDED...moreless
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Fees and Rental Conditions:
cleaning fee$75 + tax
Property Damage Protection$49
rates are based on 4 or less people
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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1/ mile to glenwood golf or 5 mile to iron bridge.
Amtrack station is 3 blocks walking distance.
I-70 east/west Exit is about a 1/4 mile away.
sunlight ski area 9 miles- aspen / vail 45 min
Car: Not Necessary
We are perched above town with a nice view of the pool, the rivers and the hotel colorado. We have a great trail access to the 'boy scout trail' , a very popular trail for hiking, biking and dog walking.
You can walk to anything downtown in less than 5 min. Its a great location out of town but almost intown closeness. 'world famous' hot springs pool and the 'Glenwood caverns adventure park' Just a short 5-10 min walk and even quicker on a bike. Train station and majority of Glenwoods restaurants and bars just 4 blocks away. Our location rocks!
Year Purchased: 2003
Why the Owner Chose Glenwood Springs: we love the location and the rustic/modern feel!