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Last updated: 08/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

If you are looking for a relaxing vacation in Manitou Springs, you will love this beautiful renovated Victorian house only a few steps to the COG Railway and the infamous Incline. The upgrades and the tasteful interior design give this home a very unique character and charm which stands out from the rest.

The house offers three big bedrooms, a family room with a murphy bed, a living room and a formal dining room; all with lots of natural lights. The kitchen is a Chef's dream - with modern amenities, which include maple cabinets, stainless steel LG appliances, granite counters and two islands for social gathering. The house features a front load washer and dryer, wireless internet, cable TV, flat screen TV, DVD players and plenty of games and art supplies to entertain your children.

You will love sitting on the front covered porch, drinking your morning coffee and watching the hikers as they make their way to the top of the Incline or sipping an evening drink listening to the sounds of the nearby creek.

This is the perfect house for 8 adults or a family wanting to be close to the outdoor activities and within walking distance to the shops and dining in Downtown Manitou Springs. You will appreciate the four dedicated parking on the property and the free bus shuttle stop across the street.

Please call with any additional questions and for further details! We look forward to your stay!

Note:

We kindly ask to respect our non smoking policy inside the property.
Due to guests with allergies, pets are considered on case by case basis.

Check-In at 3:00PM (unless approved by owner)
Check-Out at 10:00AM (unless approved by owner)

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Available for use: baby jogger, pack & play, booster chair....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside is permitted provided that containers are used....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs may be allowed with pet cleaning fees. Must be approved by owner first on case by case basis. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

  • Second Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    Can be converted to King size bed...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    ...moreless

  • Walk-out Bedroom: 1 queen

    With walk out access to secluded area...moreless

  • Family Room: 1 queen

    Comfortable Queen size Murphy bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Guest Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Main level: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Master Bath: toilet, tub, shower

    Clawfoot tub, hair dryer, first aid kit...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Downtown Manitou Springs is a short walk from the house. Avoid the traffic and the frustration of finding a parking by using the free shuttle across the street which runs every 20 min from May to Sep....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Steps from the famous Incline, The Ute Trail and Barr trail leading to the top of zpikes Peak....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Additional dining for 2-3 person at the kitchen bar near the dining room. Dining table has also extension to sit additional 2 persons....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Wall unit will be installed on second level in May 2015. There are also small fans in each room....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heating provides the main heat for the house. During the cold days in winter, additional heat is available with gas fireplace and room heaters....moreless

  • Internet:

    Secured internet. Code will be provided with rental instructions. Code is also indicated on board in the kitchen area....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    There are 4 dedicated parking with he property. Should you need additional parking for visiting guests, pay parking is available on the street....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Regular coffee machine and Saeco expresso machine....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Most condiments and cooking necessities are available....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Front covered porch with seating area. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly

2015 Fall/Winter rate
Oct 1 - May 1, 2016
2 night min stay
$150
$1,000 $3,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $143 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $100 Nightly

AFA Graduation 2016
May 27 - Jun 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,150
flat fee
Summer 2016
Jun 1 - Sep 1, 2016
3 night min stay
$300
$1,800

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $257 Nightly

AFA Graduation 2017
May 25 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,150
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
$1,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $130 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.03%

Notes:

Cleaning Fees:

5 or more guests: $150

4 or less: $100


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/24/2015
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Location

16 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Train
COG train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 24

Car: Necessary

Located at the base of Pikes Peak, steps away from the COG Railway, the Incline and Barr Trail.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: After 27 years in the Canadian Army, 3 tours in Afghanistan and Croatia and a 3 year at Peterson AFB working for NORAD, it was time to slow down and enjoy life and what Colorado has to offer. Could not think of a better place than Manitou Springs with all the fantastic outdoor venues as well as this historic boarding house that has been an exciting and artistic project to restore in the last 3 years.

Why the Owner Chose Manitou Springs:
Yes! Like many others, I fell in love with Manitou Springs. I feel incredibly fortunate to have created a mountain heaven that allows me to indulge in all the activities I enjoy on a regular basis, including hiking up the Incline or Barr Trail, mountain biking at Red Rock Canyon, cycling loops around the Garden of the Gods or taking a stroll in downtown Manitou Springs and enjoying the art community and the great food of our local restaurants.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house is the best place for people watching as hikers and runners make their way up Pikes Peak and the Incline. It is also the ideal place if you want to hike up the many trails around the house, take the COG train to the top of Pikes Peak or avoid the traffic and take the free shuttle to downtown Manitou and enjoy the various eateries and shops.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • Open space perfect for a large group to hang out

    Open space perfect for a large group to hang out

  • Kids corner: games, tv, videos and a murphy bed for additional cozy sleeping

    Kids corner: games, tv, videos and a murphy bed for additional cozy sleeping

  • Gourmet kitchen: ideal for demonstrating culinary talents or just hang out

    Gourmet kitchen: ideal for demonstrating culinary talents or just hang out

  • The study room is next to the kitchen and a perfect place to watch football

    The study room is next to the kitchen and a perfect place to watch football

  • Master bedroom: you will never want to get up

    Master bedroom: you will never want to get up

  • Master bath: where you can almost fit the whole family in the shower

    Master bath: where you can almost fit the whole family in the shower

  • Best place to hang out for people watching or listening the sound of the creek

    Best place to hang out for people watching or listening the sound of the creek

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  • Sleeps
    9
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
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  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 08/24/2015
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