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Victorian Retreat: Historic Town/Sk Eldora/Gamble Black Hawk/Soak in Hot Springs

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THIS IS A VIEW FROM THE FRONT PORCH IN THE WINTER

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Last updated: 11/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Central City cottage description

Victorian Cottage in Central City, CO is a unique historic property. It was built some time before 1864 shortly after Colorado Gold Rush of 1859 began. There are some original 1864 photoghaphs at Denver Public Library depicting the house. We have some copies of them at the property.
There are two bedrooms furnished with queen size bed each. One full bathroom has an antique bathtub.

The house is decorated with some truly antique pieces and some real paintings. Beautiful Swarovski chandelier is decorating the Master bedroom; antique wood stove and antique chandelier in the living room and some antique furniture bring you back to Colorado Gold Rush days 150 years ago...

Enjoy beautiful hill/mountain views from the large partially enclosed patio. Have a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening and enjoy a beautiful panorama of the historic town.

The house is located on a very quest street, close to most attractions of the area.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Other (See Description)

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              • VICTORIAN MASTER BEDROOM: 1 queen

                Beautiful Swarovski chrystal chandelier, true antique lamps...moreless

              • FRENCH PROVINCIAL SECOND BEDROOM: 1 queen

                UNIQUE WROUGHT IRON ANTIQUE BED, VINTAGE DECOR...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (2); WE HAVE TWO BEDROOMS BOTH FURNISHED WITH QUEEN SIZE BEDS. THERE IS A SMALL COUCH IN THE LIVING ROOM. WE CAN PROVIDE A QUEEN SIZE AIR MATTRESS IF NEEDED. WE CAN ALSO PROVIDE A PACK-N-PLAY AND A HIGH CHAIR IF NEEDED...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • BATHROOM WITH A CLAW-FOOT TUB: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

                ANTIQUE BATHTUB...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • VISIT CHASE GULCH, RUSSEL PARK, GOLDEN GATE CANYON STATE PARK, RED ROCK STATE PARK; THERE TONS OF OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES; SKIING IN THE WINTER, WHITE WATER RAFTING IN THE SUMMER; BLACK HAWK COMMUNITY CENTER WITH A GREAT POOL AND ENTERTAINMENT FOR KIDS; BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN VIEWS, WILDLIFE WATCHING, SCENIC DRIVES, ETC...HISTORIC MUSEUM AND THOMAS HOUSE-MUSEUM IS GREAT FOR KIDS AND ADULTS; A LOT OF CASINOS ARE IN THE AREA IF YOU LIKE TO GAMBLE; GREAT RESTAURANTS, ANTIQUE SHOPS; DENVER IS ONLY 30 MILES AWAY IF YOU CRAVE AMENITIES OF A MAJOR METRO AREA......moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Games:

                    We have games, books and toys for kids...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    DirecTV Family package...moreless

                  • Television
                  • Toys
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Mountain View:

                        ENJOY A BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN/HILL VIEW FROM THE PATIO...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Hunting
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Swimming
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Whitewater Rafting

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Beautiful Dining Room table for 4-6 guests...moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        This is a mountain property and no a/c is needed; we have floor fans in each bedroom ...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating:

                        Baseboard heating/gas stove...moreless

                      • Internet:

                        Internet is available for additional $50 only for weekly/monthly rentals...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room:

                        Living Room is furnished with a couch and 2 arm chairs - sitting for 5...moreless

                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wood Stove

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Kitchen:

                        Fully equipped kitchen...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Patio furniture for 6 guests...moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Golf course is in Golden 20 mi away ...moreless

                      • Porch / Veranda:

                        Small porch in the front offers a nice view...moreless

                      • Ski & Snowboard:

                        Loveland Ski Resort is 25 miles away; Eldora Ski Resort is 20 miles away...moreless

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            We have a great Rec Center in Black Hawk with a community pool; hot mineral springs pool is 8 miles away...moreless

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              OFF PEAK
                              Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                              7 night min stay

                              $945 $1,950

                              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              $150 $175
                              Fri, Sat, Sun
                              $945 $1,950
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
                              • Cleaning Fee $95
                              • Pet Fee $50
                              • Taxes Included

                              Notes:

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                              Last updated: 11/19/2014
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                              Location

                              60 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
                              0.5 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Dostal Alley Saloon
                              20 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Fossil Trace Golf Club, GOLDEN
                              20 Miles
                              Nearest Train
                              HISTORIC SILVER PLUME-gEORGETOWN RAILROAD LOOP
                              8 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              CENTRAL CITY PARKWAY 2 MI; I-70 - 8 MILES
                              0.5 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Gold Coin Saloon & Millie's
                              22 Miles
                              Nearest Ski
                              ELDORA SKI RESORT

                              Car: Recommended

                              VICTORIAN RETREAT is located in historic Central City, the heart of Colorado Gold Rush 150 years ago. There are mountains of things to do in the area: museums (Historic Museum in Central City next street, Thomas House- Museum - the house 'frozen in time', etc), parks (Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Red Rocks State Park and Amphitheater, etc); visit old Hidee Gold Mine, take a tour, pan for gold! Take a white water rafting adventure on Clear Creek - tons of water rafting companies around to offer great deals! Restaurants, casinos, antique shops, Visitor Center, fishing lakes, scenic drives, historic towns, railroad ( ride an old steam train)...

                              Ski: Eldora Mountain Resort ski area is perfect for downhill and cross-country skiers, snowboarders and snowshoers. Eldora ski resort is only 15 min away. Loveland ski resort is about 35 min away.

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2008

                              About the owner: We enjoy Colorado history, attractions and natural beauty of Colorado Rocky Mountains. Our family loves outdoor activities such as whitewater raftings, skiing, trails, fishing..

                              Why the Owner Chose Central City:
                              We have been always interested in Colorado Gold Rush history. This house is an absolutely unique property that was built some time before 1864. We discovered old 1864 photographs in Denver Public Library where our house is depicted.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                              Our Victorian Retreat is a walking distance to historic district of Central City and only 1 mi to Black Hawk. Walk to Gilpin County Historic Museum, Thomas House-Museum, antique shops, restaurants, casinos... Only 9 mi to hot springs and whitewater rafting on Clear Creek; a great rec center in Black Hawk..


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                              Photos

                              • THIS IS A VIEW FROM THE FRONT PORCH IN THE WINTER

                                THIS IS A VIEW FROM THE FRONT PORCH IN THE WINTER

                              • ORIGINAL ANTIQUE WOOD STOVE - A CENTERPIECE OF THE LIVING ROOM

                                ORIGINAL ANTIQUE WOOD STOVE - A CENTERPIECE OF THE LIVING ROOM

                              • LIVING ROOM IS FURNISHED WITH ANTIQUE FURNITURE

                                LIVING ROOM IS FURNISHED WITH ANTIQUE FURNITURE

                              • DINING ROOM TABLE IS GOOD FOR 6 GUESTS (A SEPARATE TABLE LEAF IS AVAILABLE)

                                DINING ROOM TABLE IS GOOD FOR 6 GUESTS (A SEPARATE TABLE LEAF IS AVAILABLE)

                              • BEAUTIFUL MASTER BEDROOM BOASTS TRULY ANTIQUE LAMPS, CRYSTAL CHANDELIER, VIEWS..

                                BEAUTIFUL MASTER BEDROOM BOASTS TRULY ANTIQUE LAMPS, CRYSTAL CHANDELIER, VIEWS..

                              • DINING ROOM AND KITCHEN  BOASTS HARDWOOD FLOORING...

                                DINING ROOM AND KITCHEN BOASTS HARDWOOD FLOORING...

                              • LIVING ROOM IS DECORATED WITH SOME ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE PIECES

                                LIVING ROOM IS DECORATED WITH SOME ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE PIECES

                              • THIS OLD MINER IS ALWAYS SITTING ON THE BENCH ON MAIN STREET IN CENTRAL CITY, CO

                                THIS OLD MINER IS ALWAYS SITTING ON THE BENCH ON MAIN STREET IN CENTRAL CITY, CO

                              • PANORAMA OF CENTRAL CITY, COLORADO, A HISTORIC TOWN IN THE MOUNTAINS

                                PANORAMA OF CENTRAL CITY, COLORADO, A HISTORIC TOWN IN THE MOUNTAINS

                              • VISIT HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY FULL OF HISTORY. OLD STABLES.

                                VISIT HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY FULL OF HISTORY. OLD STABLES.

                              • HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY: WONDERFUL STORES FACADES AND ANTIQUE SHOPS

                                HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY: WONDERFUL STORES FACADES AND ANTIQUE SHOPS

                              • VIEW FROM THE FRONT PORCH

                                VIEW FROM THE FRONT PORCH

                              • Colorado & Southern RR No 71 ... Central City

                                Colorado & Southern RR No 71 ... Central City

                              • SKI ELDORA, GAMBLE BLACK HAWK

                                SKI ELDORA, GAMBLE BLACK HAWK

                              • KITCHEN HAS EVERYTHING TO PREPARE MEALS. MICROWAVE, COFFEE MAKER, TOASTER...

                                KITCHEN HAS EVERYTHING TO PREPARE MEALS. MICROWAVE, COFFEE MAKER, TOASTER...

                              • SECOND BEDROOM IS FURNISHED WITH AN ANTIQUE BED AND FRENCH PROVINCIAL FURNITURE

                                SECOND BEDROOM IS FURNISHED WITH AN ANTIQUE BED AND FRENCH PROVINCIAL FURNITURE

                              • CHIMES FROM THE CHURCH EVERY HALF AN HOUR...IT BRINGS YOU BACK IN TIME...

                                CHIMES FROM THE CHURCH EVERY HALF AN HOUR...IT BRINGS YOU BACK IN TIME...

                              • COZY UP TO THE FIRE FROM THE GAS STOVE IN THE DINING ROOM

                                COZY UP TO THE FIRE FROM THE GAS STOVE IN THE DINING ROOM

                              • YOU CAN SEE OLD ABANDONED MINES, GHOST TOWNS, OLD UNIQUE CEMETERIES AND MORE..

                                YOU CAN SEE OLD ABANDONED MINES, GHOST TOWNS, OLD UNIQUE CEMETERIES AND MORE..

                              • SHADY COVERED PATIO IS GREAT TO ESCAPE FROM THE SUNSHINE AND ENJOY THE VIEW

                                SHADY COVERED PATIO IS GREAT TO ESCAPE FROM THE SUNSHINE AND ENJOY THE VIEW

                              • CENTRAL CITY OPERA OFFERS A GREAT CULTURAL EXPERIENCE. DON'T MISS THE SEASON

                                CENTRAL CITY OPERA OFFERS A GREAT CULTURAL EXPERIENCE. DON'T MISS THE SEASON

                              • SUMMER FESTIVAL IN HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY, COLORADO
ELEVATION  8496 FT

                                SUMMER FESTIVAL IN HISTORIC CENTRAL CITY, COLORADO ELEVATION 8496 FT

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                              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

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