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Entrance to our Home. Detached 2-car garage to the left.

Entrance to our Home. Detached 2-car garage to the left. Kitchen/Dining Room Full Kitchen Living Room Living Room/Kitchen Living Room Master's Suite Master's Suite Master's Suite Master's Bath Master's Shower & Bath Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3- Bunk Beds Family/Media Room with Wet Bar Family/Media Room Downstairs Bathroom Downstairs Bathroom Entrance/Deck to Home with Patio Furniture Patio furniture on Deck Backyard with Children's Playground Backyard with Children's Playground Side Yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea Side yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea

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Last updated: 03/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Weisshorn house description

This charming home is located ‘in-town’ of Breckenridge in a quaint, old neighborhood with walking, hiking, snowshoeing, and mountain biking right out the door! The half-acre lot offers seclusion while being walking distance from downtown. The close proximity of our home makes it a breeze to stroll down to Main St and take advantage of Breckenridge's world class amenities. Fine dining, bistro's and pubs, and shops are all within a ten minute walk. Catch a ride on the free shuttles to the Breckenridge Gondola or downtown.

The main living level of the home is a comfortable open floor plan with large picture windows and sky lights, providing plenty of natural light. This level offers a living room with a gas fireplace and opens to a spacious, fully equipped kitchen with a five burner gas range, two ovens, large refrigerator and freezer, microwave, and lots of granite countertop space (all stainless steel appliances). The dining room table comfortably seats 6 and the large granite top island seats 4.

The Master Suite is located off of the main level with a king-size bed, gas fireplace, walk in closet, master bath with a tub & rainfall shower head, and his & her sinks. There are two other bedrooms located on the lower level. Second bedroom has a queen-size bed. The third bedroom has bunk beds (twin-size). This lower level also includes the media room with the 52” HDTV, Cable, Blu-ray DVD, VCR & wet bar. This home also has a huge wrap-around outdoor deck equipped with propane grill, hot tub & seating amidst the pines (lounging chairs & dining table & chairs & umbrella in the summer) & a playground/swing set for the kids.

So park your car and leave it! Walk to town, go shopping, eat dinner. Take a the free shuttle or walk to the Gondola and hit the mountains. Enjoy Peak 8 Fun Park with the kids during the summer. Fun Park offers the alpine slide, miniature golf, human maze, pony rides, bouncy houses, and more. Put your mountain bike on a chairlift and then ride down the mountain. Rent a bike and ride to Frisco, around Lake Dillon, or to Vail! Play golf on the 27-hole Breckenridge Golf Course designed by Jack Nicklaus. Hike a 14’er (14,000 ft+ mountain). There are more than 50 in the state of Colorado, and several nearby. Fly-fishing, sledding, disc golf, kite-skiing, kayaking, boating on Lake Dillion. Year round options for activities are endless.

Other town amenities include: a large fitness center, a Jack Nicklaus Golf Course, world-class skiing, and tons of charm. Nearby Ski Resorts include Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Copper Mountain, and Arapahoe Basin. A major outlet mall is 20 minutes away and the historic Central City casino town is less than an hour away.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Kid-friendly- complete with high chair, booster chair, pack & play, baby monitors, children dinnerware, cups & utensils, step stool, and some toys, balls, sleds....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Minimum age of 25 years old...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Other (See Description)

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              • King size beds (1) Master's Suite with foam memory mattress, fireplace, walk-in closet and rain shower head, Queen size Beds (1) Bedroom 2, Baby Cribs (1) Pack & Play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Air mattresses stored (1 full); extra pillows and blankets, Bunk Beds (1) Bedroom 3: 2 Twin-size...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Granite countertops; all stainless steel appliances; double-ovens; full-size refrigerator with freezer; dishwasher; 5 stove top burners; blender; toaster oven, coffee machine; coffee grinder; espresso machine; hand mixer; crock pot; griddle; rice/steam cooker; waffle maker; tea pot; spice rack...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Cooking and baking utensils...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Ice Maker

              Amenities

              • Gas Fireplace:

                (2)...moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Washing Machine
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Babysitter

              Other Amenities

                  • Surrounded by trees and mountain peak views; walking distance to downtown (within 10 minute walk/~6 blocks) via a trail. 5 min walk to Free bus around Breckenridge. Hiking & Mtn Biking trails outside outside our door! Little details: iron & ironing board; wet bar; iPod dock; board games, sleds and more....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo
                  • Games
                  • Toys
                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Communications

                  • Telephone:

                    FREE local & long distance within the U.S....moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Huge wrap-around deck with patio furniture in the summer season for lounging and dining....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Location & View

                          • Mountain View:

                            Partial view of Ten Mile Range (Breckenridge Ski Resort). ...moreless

                          Car

                              • Recommended

                              Activities

                              • Hunting Big Game
                              • Hunting
                              • Hot Air Ballooning
                              • Hunting Small Game
                              • Mountain Biking
                              • Kayaking
                              • Ice Skating
                              • Hiking
                              • Equestrian Events
                              • Cycling
                              • Cross Country Skiing
                              • Fishing
                              • Golf Privileges Optional
                              • Golf
                              • Fly Fishing
                              • Snowmobiling
                              • Snowboarding
                              • Skiing
                              • Swimming
                              • Wind-Surfing
                              • Whitewater Rafting
                              • Tennis
                              • Sailing
                              • Pier Fishing
                              • Mountaineering
                              • Mountain Climbing
                              • Racquetball
                              • Roller Blading
                              • Rock Climbing
                              • Rafting
                              • Basketball Court
                              • Antiquing
                              • Churches
                              • Restaurants
                              • Bird Watching
                              • Horseback Riding
                              • Eco Tourism
                              • Boating
                              • Recreation Center
                              • Library
                              • Health/Beauty Spa
                              • Cinemas
                              • Live Theater
                              • Playground
                              • Museums
                              • Marina
                              • Groceries
                              • Fitness Center
                              • ATM/Bank
                              • Hospital
                              • Medical Services
                              • Massage Therapist
                              • Laundromat
                              • Wildlife Viewing
                              • Scenic Drives
                              • Outlet Shopping
                              • Horseshoes
                              • Shopping
                              • Walking
                              • Sledding
                              • Sight Seeing

                              Other Activities

                                  • Sledding/Tubing, Snowshoeing, Dog Sledding, !4'ers (Hiking above 14,000 ft Elevation), Pontooning...moreless
                                   

                                  Reviews

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                                  • Stay Away - Not as Described and Rude Owners

                                    Stay Away - Not as Described and Rude Owners

                                    • Guest Benson1469
                                    • Date of stay 03/12/14
                                    • Review Submitted 04/06/14
                                    We stayed 6 nights here - it's a 3 bedroom home boasting room for 7-8 people in a “charming & warm in town home.” yet with 5 adults we were uncomfortable. The entire house has issues but the most important of which is the showers. We had no hot water or heat at all the first two days, I imagine the owners forgot to pay the gas as it didn't work at all. 16 degrees out with no heat and no hot water. It did finally work in the downstairs shower and the kitchen, but never in the master bedroom. We attempted contact with ownership several times and got no response. When we finally did, they were exceptionally rude and told us to shower in the hot tub. in addition to the hot water and heat being out we were missing basic necessities like toilet paper, paper towels, garbage bags and kitchenware. The management company acknowledged the receipt of our text message saying “It doesn’t surprise me it’s been weeks since the place has been cleaned” but we didn't receive any additional supplies until two days later. Beyond the hot water - the house claims to sleep 7-8 but there were a total of 5 towels which had to be washed daily with laundry detergent we purchased. There were 3 wash cloths for the 5 of us to share. There were no additional sheets for the supposed additional beds (blow up mattresses). The sheets and blanket in the bunk room, as well as most of the towels were bleach stained. Neither downstairs bedroom had a drawer or anywhere to store clothing so living out of luggage was a necessity. The kitchen was disgusting and full of dirty dishes, all placed in the cabinets as if they were clean. The “fully equipped kitchen” was equipped with two tiny old pans - one 4” and one 6” skillet. Both still had eggs in them from the last use and were scratched beyond use. We had to go out and purchase a skillet just so we could prepare food in the kitchen. Overall horrible rental. There are so many options in Breck - go elsewhere. As for the good reviews - all except one are from the previous owner.

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                                  • Thank You!

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                                    Thank You!

                                    • Guest Lily T., Austin, TX
                                    • Date of stay 12/31/13
                                    • Review Submitted 03/22/14
                                    "Claudine, Thank you for a wonderful stay in your Breck home. Hope to come back again soon!"

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                                  • Nice

                                    Nice

                                    • Guest Terry (Conroe, Texas)
                                    • Date of stay 06/15/13
                                    • Review Submitted 07/15/13
                                    This was a nice stay for our family. The pictures accurately reflected the rental's appearance and amenities. It was clean and well appointed. Very close walking distance to downtown, however, there were several issues with the property. The owner was contacted to which a repair man came to fix a list of items I provided. There were critters running around in the attic, pest control was called out. The owner was very friendly and helpful in taking care of these items. They were somewhat of an inconvenience as repairs and phone calls it cut into our vacation. The owner promised to compensate us for the inconvenience for which we are still waiting after several unanswered e-mails and phone calls. For the most part, we enjoyed our stay. Summer is a great time in Breckenridge!

                                    Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, girls getaway, families with young children, sightseeing, adventure seekers.

                                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 3/3

                                  • spring break

                                    spring break

                                    • Guest seola l.
                                    • Date of stay 03/21/13
                                    • Review Submitted 04/26/13
                                    Your house was such a cozy home and we enjoyed staying there very much. The kitchen and bathrooms were all updated and bedrooms were very comfortable. We especially loved that this house is on a quiet street and in a great location with easy access to anything. Kids loved the toys in the basement and especially the big hot tub! You have done a wonderful job making this place quaint, comfortable, and a real home away from home. Thanks for sharing your place!

                                    Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, girls getaway, families with young children, sightseeing, romantic getaway, adventure seekers.

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                                  • Happy renter!!

                                    Happy renter!!

                                    • Guest Sabrina (Colorado Springs )
                                    • Date of stay 04/08/13
                                    • Review Submitted 04/24/13
                                    Was such a great rental in Breckenridge. The house looked exactly like the pictures and was even better in person. The location was great... Very close to the ski slopes and restaurants! The house was very spacious, new and clean. The place was very easy to find and the information provided was very helpful. I would definitely highly recommend this place to others!

                                    Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, girls getaway, families with young children, sightseeing, romantic getaway, tourists without a car, adventure seekers.

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                                  • Breck Ski Trip

                                    Breck Ski Trip

                                    • Guest Davis (Phoenix)
                                    • Date of stay 01/18/13
                                    • Review Submitted 01/31/13
                                    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and I would highly recommend this home for a number of reasons. It has been newly renovated with all new appliances, granite counters, wood floors and everything else etc. etc. We enjoyed having fireplaces in the master bedroom and living areas. There is a wrap around deck (two levels) which provides a great vantage point to observe wildlife and includes a built in "Hot Tube Time Machine". We saw a number of red foxes frolicking. There is a shortcut nature path which dumps you out onto main street in the heart of town. This is no more than a 10 minute walk to bars, restaurants, you name it. The free Breck Ride shuttle provides pickup and drop off just down the street from the house. What can I say, we had a blast here and would highly recommend this property. Claudine (home owner) was very accommodating and a pleasure to work with. She made the process seamless. Sincerely, Davis

                                    Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, pet owners, girls getaway, families with young children, sightseeing, romantic getaway, tourists without a car, adventure seekers.

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                                  • Questions asked by Homeowners

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                                    Questions asked by Homeowners

                                    • Guest Greenwood Village, CO
                                    • Date of stay 12/21/12
                                    • Review Submitted 01/25/13
                                    Questions asked from the Guest after visit: Listing description accuarte regarding location? "Yes, the listing was accurate" Did the listing photos accurartely reflect the rental appearance & ammenities? "Photos and amenities were accurate" Was the owner helpful in answering your questions or concerns? "Yes" Would you recommend this property to a friend or relative? "Yes" What nearby acitivites, attraction & restaurants would your recommend? "FREE sledding at the park (Carter Park); the Crepe Stand on Main Street is excellent; we also enjoyed the Swiss Haven fondue restuarant, but it is expensive."

                                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/1

                                   
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Spring Season
                                  Apr 1 - Apr 20
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $300
                                  Summer Season
                                  May 24 - Sep 1, 2014
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $300
                                  Thanksgiving/Pre-Holiday
                                  Nov 21 - Dec 18, 2014
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $375
                                  Christmas/New Year's
                                  Dec 19 - Jan 4, 2015
                                  7 night min stay
                                  $650
                                  Spring Break/March Madness
                                  Feb 13 - Mar 30
                                  5 night min stay
                                  $425
                                  My Standard Rate
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $200

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                                  • Housecleaning Fee $150 + tax
                                  • Tax Rate 11.675%

                                  Cancellation policy:

                                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                                  Last updated: 03/24/2014
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                                  Location

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                                  • Nearest Airport: Denver International Airport at 106 Miles
                                  • Nearest Motorway: Interstate 70 at 10 Miles
                                  • Nearest Barpub: Downtown at 0.5 Miles
                                  • Nearest Ski: Breckenridge Ski Resort at 1 Miles
                                  • Nearest Golf: Breckenridge Golf Club at 5 Miles
                                  • Nearest Restaurant: Downtown at 0.5 Miles
                                   

                                  Owner info

                                  Year Purchased: 2008

                                  About the owner: We are two professionals in the medical field and two huge outdoor sports enthusiasts. We love the mountains all year long. We have 2 little ones and they love this home more than our primary home. Now we want to share our home with you!

                                  Why the Owner Chose Weisshorn:
                                  We knew we wanted a place for our kids to grow up and have fun memories in the mountains, and knew Breckenridge was a very family oriented town. We love the town of Breckenridge and our home was perfect for us. It offered us a quaint neighborhood; privacy; mountain views; 'in-town' location, yet nestled in trees; and love the walk to town. Again, it was perfect for us! Also, within 30 minutes within 4 major ski destinations and a walk or short ride to the beautiful Breckenridge Ski Resort!

                                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                                  Hiking (& Snowshoeing) & Mtn. Biking outside our door. Short walk to downtown Breckenridge via a trail by our house (less than 10 min walk/~6 blocks); or FREE Breckenridge Shuttle around town. Kid-friendly home; Few nearby playgrounds for the kids. We also have a huge wrap-around deck to sit and have your morning coffee or breakfast, lunch or dinner.


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                                  Photos

                                  • Entrance to our Home. Detached 2-car garage to the left.

                                    Entrance to our Home. Detached 2-car garage to the left.

                                  • Full Kitchen

                                    Full Kitchen

                                  • Living Room/Kitchen

                                    Living Room/Kitchen

                                  • Master's Suite

                                    Master's Suite

                                  • Master's Suite

                                    Master's Suite

                                  • Master's Shower & Bath

                                    Master's Shower & Bath

                                  • Bedroom 3- Bunk Beds

                                    Bedroom 3- Bunk Beds

                                  • Family/Media Room

                                    Family/Media Room

                                  • Downstairs Bathroom

                                    Downstairs Bathroom

                                  • Entrance/Deck to Home with Patio Furniture

                                    Entrance/Deck to Home with Patio Furniture

                                  • Backyard with Children's Playground

                                    Backyard with Children's Playground

                                  • Side Yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea

                                    Side Yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea

                                  • Kitchen/Dining Room

                                    Kitchen/Dining Room

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Master's Suite

                                    Master's Suite

                                  • Master's Bath

                                    Master's Bath

                                  • Bedroom 2

                                    Bedroom 2

                                  • Family/Media Room with Wet Bar

                                    Family/Media Room with Wet Bar

                                  • Downstairs Bathroom

                                    Downstairs Bathroom

                                  • Patio furniture on Deck

                                    Patio furniture on Deck

                                  • Backyard with Children's Playground

                                    Backyard with Children's Playground

                                  • Side yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea

                                    Side yard with Patio Furniture and Chiminea

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                                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                                  Date last modified - Friday, March 14, 2014

                                  $200 - $650 per night (USD)
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                                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 6

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                                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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