Little Blue House on the Creek (Downtown Manitou)

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Last updated: 11/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

You have found a perfect one bedroom, 650 square foot stream-side cottage right on Manitou Avenue. This property has new owners and is brand new to VRBO. With all new and tasteful furnishings, paint, appliances and memory foam sleeping for four, this snug and historic cottage is perfect for couples and small families. You will be steps away from Soda Springs park, Manitou's throwback indoor/outdoor arcade, and all the shops, eateries and nightlife that downtown Manitou Springs offers. Also foot travel distance are Cog Railway, the Barr Trail and Inteman trailheads and the infamous Manitou Incline. Make this your family's home away from home!


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Primary renter must be 25 years of age or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Health Care 12' foam memory mattress...moreless

  • 12' memory foam mattress; 42' wall-mounted flat screen VISIO television with Comcast cable service and Sony Blue Ray DVD player....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • This historic creekside property is perfect for couples and small families. Walk to nearby Soda Springs Park and downtown Manitou's throwback indoor/outdoor arcade, Miramont Castle, the Cog Railway, and access points to the Inteman and Barr Trails and the infamous Manitou Incline....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Window unit air conditioning in Master bedroom and Living/Dining area....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Large electric fireplace in living room for functional heating use and ambiance light....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central Heat...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free Wifi....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    New 48' flat screen television with Comcast cable and Blue Ray DVD player and large electric fireplace for functional heating and ambiance light....moreless

  • Parking:

    Off-street parking is not provided. There is free parking on Manitou Ave., and a public 'pay-to-park' lot a half block away with $5 daily rate. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Stacked washer/dryer in utility room attached to kitchen....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Creek-facing deck in the backyard....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful, sprinklered lawn in front with seating on the porch....moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 35 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season 2015-2016
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
High Season 2016
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2016
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $70
  • Tax Rate 11.03%


5 night Min Stays for Holidays & Special Events

Low Season Holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years): $150/nt

High Season Holidays & Special Events (PP Hill Climb, PP Marathon, USAF Events): $175/nt

Pets are not allowed : [

Prices may vary in rare cases. A direct quote from the owner is highly suggested, and always happily provided.

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Last updated: 11/13/2015
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Car: Not Necessary

Ideally situated in historic Manitou Springs, you will find yourself easy walking distance to the shops, restaurants and amusements of downtown Manitou, including public parks and the town's well-known throwback indoor/outdoor arcade. You'll also be foot-travel distance to the famous Cog Railway and numerous hiking & biking trails including the Manitou Incline, Barr Trail, Inteman Trail and others.

You are only a 20-minute drive to downtown Colorado Springs and 20-minutes or less to a surprising number of attractions found on the city's west side including: Garden of the Gods, the United States Air Force Academy, the Broadmoor, Old Colorado City, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and Seven Falls.

From Downtown ColorAirport: 30 min

From Denver International Airport: 1 hr 30 min.ado Springs: 20 min

From Colorado Springs


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Speaks: english


  • Queen sleeper sofa with memory foam mattress.

    Queen sleeper sofa with memory foam mattress.

VRBO #430015

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 01, 2015

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Little Blue House On The Creek (downtown Manitou)

Manitou Springs #430015

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