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Great Rates! ** Old World Charm, Modern Convenience + Eagles Nest *

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Quaint & Charming Downtown Home

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Last updated: 06/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This is the ultimate vacation getaway!

Built in 1890, this character house has been completely renovated with a modern and industrial look and feel - come inside to enjoy an awesome combination of woods, metals, and materials.

Walk past the lovely porch swing and into the main level which is well appointed and packed full of memory-making capabilities: large Living Room with entertainment center and large flat screen TV, Game Room with Foosball table and bar top, and a game room with TV console, board games, books, and 2 twin fold-out beds. The modern kitchen is fully equipped to make cooking at home a pleasurable experience. You'll find stainless steel appliances, glass cook top, oak cabinets, and a large breakfast bar. There are two primary dining areas - one indoors that features quality wood and metal turn-buckles and one outdoors on the brick patio - both of which seat 8.

The upstairs features 3 bedrooms that all include queen size beds with high-end plush mattresses and feature contemporary furniture and fixtures. All bedrooms are unique in character (2 of which have window seats) and all feature angled ceiling and built-in charm. Both full bathrooms in the upstairs are quite unique - one features a rain shower and pedestal sink while the other has a wonderful original cast iron soaking tub (with bamboo wine & book caddie!).

The primary feature of this home and the namesake of the property is a one-of-a-kind ‘Eagles Nest’. Pull down the ladder from the upstairs ceiling and you’ll climb up into a glass enclosed observation tower full of windows and accompanying seating area where you have a perfect vantage point of Pikes Peak and downtown Colorado Springs. Open the sliding door from the Eagles Nest and you can enjoy the outdoor tiled patio with wonderful teak Adirondack Chair, foot lounger, and side table.

This charming home was designed for your vacationing pleasure. Located in the heart of downtown yet set aside in a quiet neighborhood, you can walk to all the best shopping, restaurants, and events in Colorado Springs in 5 minutes, including close proximity to Colorado College, the Pikes Peak Center and the Fine Arts Center. Plus+ there is a wonderful park, playground and creek less than 1 minute away. You can even walk the bike path to an awesome coffee shop! The drive to Old Colorado City is 10 minutes or Manitou Springs is 15 minutes. Plus we're just blocks away from the Olympic Training Center if you're coming in for an athletic event.

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Keywords: House, Vacation Home, Quiet & Quaint Neighborhood, Walk to Downtown, 3 minutes to Olympic Training Center, 5 minutes to Colorado College

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    less than 1 block away from a nice park & playground...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Upstairs Bedroom #1: 1 queen

    high-end plush mattress...moreless

  • Upstairs Bedroom #3: 1 queen

    high-end plush mattress...moreless

  • Den with 2 Twin Fold-out Beds: 2 twin/ single

    2 twin fold-out beds...moreless

  • Convertible Sofa Sleeper in Living Room: 1 double

    Double pull-out sleeper sofa in living room...moreless

  • Upstairs Bedroom #2: 1 queen

    high-end plush mattress...moreless

  • Queen Size Beds (3) with luxury plush mattresses, Twin Convertible Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (1) Sofa sleeper in livingroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Upstairs Bathroom #1: toilet, shower

    rain shower and pedestal sink...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    original cast iron soaking tub (with wine & book caddie!)...moreless

  • Main Bath #3: toilet

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Built in 1890, this character house has been completely renovated with a modern and industrial look and feel - come inside to enjoy an awesome combination of woods, metals, and materials. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Game Room with Foosball table and bar top, and a game room with TV console, board games and books...moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) Flat screen TV's with 400+ cable, music, and HBO channels...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Located in the heart of downtown yet set aside in a quiet neighborhood, you can walk to all the best shopping, restaurants, and events in Colorado Springs in 5 minutes. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Climb into the Eagles Nest - a glass enclosed observation tower full of windows and accompanying seating area where you have a perfect vantage point of Pikes Pikes and Downtown Colorado Springs...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    quality wood and metal turn-buckle table that seats 8...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distance within USA & Canada...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All sheets, bedding and towels provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    large Living Room with entertainment center and large flat screen TV...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    commercial style stainless cooking supplies, spices, and extensive service ware provided...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless Steel...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Stainless steel appliances, glass cook top, oak cabinets, and a large breakfast bar...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless Steel...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    One-of-a-kind ‘Eagles Nest’. Pull down the ladder from the upstairs ceiling and you’ll climb up into a glass enclosed observation tower full of windows and accompanying seating area ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Outdoor brick patio with large dining table that seats 8...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Tennis court 1 block away...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer *varies w/ 4, 5, 7+ nt
May 16 - Sep 7, 2015
4 night min stay
$200
Winter *varies w/ 2, 3, 4+ nt
Sep 8 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$110
2015 Thanksgiving
Nov 24 - Nov 27, 2015
4 night min stay

$800
flat fee
2015 Christmas
Dec 24 - Dec 27, 2015
4 night min stay

$800
flat fee
2015 New Years Eve
Dec 29 - Jan 1, 2016
4 night min stay

$800
flat fee
Winter *varies w/ 2, 3, 4+ nt
Jan 1 - May 15, 2016
2 night min stay
$125
Summer *varies w/ 4, 5, 7+ nt
May 16 - Sep 6, 2016
4 night min stay
$215
2016 AFA Graduation
May 28 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,100
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$110

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning (groupsize 1-7) $150
  • Tax Rate 9.63%

Notes:

Rates available for 4, 5 or 7+ night stays in the summer and 2+ nights in the winter

(note that VRBO Quotable rates doesn't permit for the variability in rental duration - contact us for precise rate)

Holiday arrival/departure dates are flexible based on your travel needs.

Cleaning Fee: groupsize 1-7 = $150, 8-10 = $175

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50% payment at the time of booking with the remaining 50% balance due 30 days from the start of the reservation


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Last updated: 06/18/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 25

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Throughout our travels, we have come to appreciate unique design, fun architecture, and places that make you feel more alive. When not working, we are both avid outdoorsmen and enjoy all the Pikes Peak area has to offer - hiking, camping, climbing, running, spelunking, rafting, skiing, snowboarding and more.


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Photos

  • Quaint & Charming Downtown Home

    Quaint & Charming Downtown Home

  • Large Living Room - Couch is a full-sized sofa sleeper

    Large Living Room - Couch is a full-sized sofa sleeper

  • Dining Room - family style seating for 8 - wood and metal turnbuckle table

    Dining Room - family style seating for 8 - wood and metal turnbuckle table

  • Master Bedroom - Plush Queen bed, large closet, window seat & reading nook

    Master Bedroom - Plush Queen bed, large closet, window seat & reading nook

  • Bedroom 3 - Plush Queen bed, window seat, and view of Pikes Peak

    Bedroom 3 - Plush Queen bed, window seat, and view of Pikes Peak

  • Wonderful original cast iron soaking tub (with bamboo wine & book caddie!)

    Wonderful original cast iron soaking tub (with bamboo wine & book caddie!)

  • Brick patio & outdoor dining area

    Brick patio & outdoor dining area

  • Large Living Room - flat screen TV and unique furnishings (see the side table!)

    Large Living Room - flat screen TV and unique furnishings (see the side table!)

  • Large Gourmet Kitchen - breakfast bar

    Large Gourmet Kitchen - breakfast bar

  • Game Room with Foosball Table, Board Games, and Bar Table

    Game Room with Foosball Table, Board Games, and Bar Table

  • Bedroom 2 - Plush Queen bed, built in shelving, and view of Pikes Peak

    Bedroom 2 - Plush Queen bed, built in shelving, and view of Pikes Peak

  • Entertainment Room - TV console, board games + 2 chairs that make into twin beds

    Entertainment Room - TV console, board games + 2 chairs that make into twin beds

  • Eagles Nest Exterior - nestled in the treetops

    Eagles Nest Exterior - nestled in the treetops

VRBO #379175

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/18/2015
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