Cottage~Moments from Boulder~Historic Town of Superior~Updated
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- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Boulder cottage description
It’s so Boulder……. but only moments away in the historic Town of Superior. This recently updated cottage was built by the hands of our Great Grandfather in 1921. Immaculate, comfortable, warm and bright, quiet and peaceful. Nestled under towering old ash and cottonwood trees, set on large 2 acre lush lot. Delightful, enclosed, heated sunroom, well appointed kitchen, comfy quality bed and linens, backyard covered patio, covered front porch with swing. Our cottage invokes rest and relaxation after a day of adventure and exploring. A perfect home base for those visiting the Front Range and Denver. Approx 700 sq ft. Easy access to interstate, Boulder and Denver. 7.9 mi and a straight shot to the heart of Boulder. 7.6 mi to Campus & Folsom Field
Walk to Louisville, shopping and restaurants. Two blocks and a quick walk to RTD, Regional Transportation District bus stops. RTD Call-n-Ride available. 3 easy miles to the Louisville Recreation Center. Hop on the bus!
Superior is a historic coal mining town of the late 1800’s. Named after the “superior” high grade coal pulled from its mines. The town is approximately four square miles in area, has 594 acres of parks, green space, open space and 27 miles of trails. Stunning views of the Front Range of the Rockies, Flatirons and Eldora Mountain are abundant from the trails and parks within our town.
Two blocks and a quick walk to the Coal Creek trail. Picturesque (an understatement), well groomed, packed, soft-surface trail that parallels Coal Creek from S. McCaslin Boulevard in Superior to 120th Street in Lafayette. Breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountain's Front Range, Flatirons, Eldorado Mountains. Walk the Coal Creek trail at sunset and our town will capture your heart and soul. Extensions planned to be completed in 2012 will reach Vista Parkway in Erie. Currently 6.4 mi. in length.
Please email or call owner for availability. Rates are accurate as posted. Air taxi available to surrounding communities. Breakfast/brunch service available for delivery. Guest Guide on site to answer questions and sway you in certain directions.
~7.9 mi to the heart of Boulder. Shop, eat, hike, music, spa, explore!
~5.9 mi to Ski-n-Ride. Why drive?
~23 mi to Denver
~37 mi to Denver International Airport.
~27 mi to Red Rocks. Rock on!
~27 mi to Bandimere Speedway
~7.8 mi to Chautauqua Park. A must!
~7.6 mi to University of Colorado campus
~7.6 mi to Folsom Field
~8 mi to Pearl Street mall. The quintessential Boulder experience. Shop ,eat, cocktails, music. Please support our local merchants.
~28 mi to Eldora Mountain ski resort.
~8 mi to NCAR / National Center for Atmospheric Research
~7 mi to NIST / National Institute of Standards and Technology
~44 mi to Rocky Mountain National Park / Estes Park. A magical drive and words can't explain the beauty.
~1.5 - 2.5 hr drive to Loveland, Winter Park, Breckenridge, Vail ski resorts.
Keywords: House, ranch, historic
- 1 story
- Vacation Rental
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
Please know that this property is only partially fenced. Coal Creek runs the length of the property and water hazards exist when considering children. Constant supervision is necessary to assure a safe visit. Please do not allow children onto the patio/porch /balcony areas without direct supervision by a guardian. Do not allow children to roam property unsupervised. This property and its acreage are only partially fenced. Creeks and springs are present on the property. Old mining timers and barbed wire are found along the banks of the creek. DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO PLAY OUTSIDE OF IMMEDIATE DEFINED YARD....moreless
Non Smoking Only:
No smoking inside of property, no smoking in sun room. Smoking allowed on front porch and rear exterior patio only. High fire hazard property. Extinguish and dispose of cigarettes safely. Do not walk property while smoking secondary to vegetation fire hazard. We'd rather you not smoke, but if you must!...moreless
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Catering Available:
- Dining Area Seats:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Cooking Utensils
- Linens Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Air Conditioning:
- Hair Dryer
- Towels Provided
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Iron & Board
- DVD Player
Service is complimentary but with limitations. Please pace yourself and restrict usage to email correspondence and simple surfing. If you will be needing to download large files, play online gaming, stream movies or require more than the simple usage of the GB available, please anticipate bringing your own mobile device to access your own network....moreless
- Tourist Attractions
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fitness Center
- Rock Climbing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Basketball Court
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Medical Services
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
- Recreation Center
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Wildlife Viewing
- Miniature Golf
- Horseback Riding
- Gambling Casinos
- Sight Seeing
ReviewsWrite a review
Jim and Peggy
Jim and Peggy
Excellent change from traditional rentals! Comfortable, cozy and quiet. Walking distance to shopping, restaurants, bus routes, and trails. Especially loved well maintained flat Coal Creek trail 2 blocks from front door. Relaxing rear porch for morning coffee, either indoors or out! Landlords very concerned for our comfort. Lots of provided info on surrounding communities and activities. 5 minutes south to Flat Irons shoping center, 5 minutes north to Boulder.
- Guest JIm (Iowa, Phoenix, Las Vegas)
- Date of stay 04/01/12
- Review Submitted 05/08/12
Recommended for: Sightseeing, adventure seekers, romantic getaway, age 55+.
Rates reflect occupancy 2 Nightly fee ~ $165.00 / Weekly fee ~ $970.00 / Monthly fee $1,625.00 *Cleaning Fee: $130.00 *Refundable Security Deposit $300.00, refunded within 48 hrs post departure.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Year Purchased: 1921
About the owner: 5th generation and native Coloradan, as were Grandpa and Great Grandpa. This property is hallowed grounds to our family. It's been promised never to be sold.
Why the Owner Chose Boulder:
A family homestead, built by the hands of Great Granddad in 1921 and ours to maintain until the end of time. We are very discriminating travelers, who believe Grandpa's Cottage will exceed your expectations.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Very comfortable, immaculate, warm, quiet and peaceful. Bright & sunny. Large 2 acre lot, abundant mature ash and cottenwood shade trees. Our cottage invokes rest and relaxation after a day of adventure and exploring. We love this historic community and surrounding cities. A perfect home base for those visiting Boulder and Denver. Close proximity to Boulder and Denver, mountain ski resorts and hiking. A paradise to the any outdoorsman or athlete, photographer or artist. Walk the Coal Creek trail at sunset and our town will capture your heart and soul. Walk to Louisville, shopping and restaurants. Brief walk to RTD, Regional Transportation District bus stops. RTD Call-n-Ride available. 3 miles to the Louisville Recreation Center. 7.9 mi to the heart of Boulder 7.3 mi to Folsom Field 23 mi to Denver 27 mi to Red Rocks 7.8 mi to Chautauqua 8 mi to the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder. 28 mi to Eldora. 8 mi to NCAR / The National Center for Atmospheric Research. 7.7 mi to the Mesa Trail, Eldorado Springs. 7 mi to NIST / National Institute of Standards and Technology. One hours drive to Estes Park / Rocky Mountain National Park. 1.5 - 2.5 hours drive to Loveland, Winter Park, Breckenridge and Vail ski areas. 37 mi to Denver International Airport 7.6 mi to University of Colorado Campus. Air taxi services available to surrounding areas & local ski resort communities: Vale, Steamboat Springs, Glenwood Springs, Grand Junction to name a few.
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Quiet and peaceful~
2 acre lot, heavily treed.
Large yard with lawn, surrounded by mature trees and meadows.
Queen size futon / high grade mattress. Sunny, new, comfortable very clean.
Bright & warm, new queen bed, walk in closet, attached bath. Sweet dreams~
Well-appointed kitchen, open, bright & sunny. All new.
Historic Grasso Park.
Private, comfortable, very clean and well cared for. Stay a while~
Covered back patio, access from sun room, overlooks back acreage.
Comfortable gathering space/ read a book, watch a movie, put your feet up, enjoy
Put your feet up and relax~ All new furnishings.
Comfort is our goal, quality mattress & linens, area rugs to keep your feet warm
Bright open new kitchen. Access sun room, front porch, living space.
Sunny heated sun room where it's always summer, access to outdoor patio.
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Date last modified - Monday, June 03, 2013
1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
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