VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Spacious Comfortable Sunny House-Private Yard, Game Room-Walk to Csu

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 01/27/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Fort Collins house description

The Lake Street house is perfect for a couple or 10 people. We adjust the rates according to number of people to make it affordable for all. The house is on a quiet Cul-de-sac within a mile of Colorado State, 3 miles from old town and close to markets, restaurants and bike trails. It has a sunny open floor plan and a private yard. This 3* bedroom, 3 ½ bath house has a master bedroom with a king memory foam mattress and en-suite bath on the main floor with another full bath across the hall. There are two bedrooms downstairs; one with a queen bed and the other with twin beds. There is another full bath downstairs. The office has 2 beds in it. There is a sofa sleeper in the living room and we have an inflatable queen mattress if you need it. And with 3 ½ baths, there’s no waiting.
The kitchen is open and fully outfitted with a gas stove, broiler, side by side refrigerator, oven, dishwasher and microwave. There are good knives, plenty of pots and pans, plates and glassware. We have coffee, spices and basics like oil, sugar and flour to make cooking easy. Eat in the sunny dining room or out on the deck. In the summer, you can pick vegetables from the garden just outside the back door and grill them on the barbeque. Don’t want to cook? We have a menus and recommendations for local restaurants, take out and delivery.
This house is architecturally re-designed to be comfortable for a couple, a family or extended family and friends. We want this to feel like home right away whether you’re staying for a night, a week or a couple of months. There’s a large Living Room with a gas fireplace and Dining Room with floor to ceiling greenhouse windows and plenty of plants. The main floor has an office. There is WiFi throughout the house. There’s a sitting room upstairs and a game room downstairs with AIR HOCKEY and FOOSBALL tables. It’s a great house for reunions, graduation parties, dinner parties and just hanging out. This is a ranch house with an accessible first floor which includes the washer and dryer. There’s a bird feeder outside the window to keep you entertained when you get bored with the TV, WiFi and air hockey. There are 7 bikes in the garage you can use to explore.
After a long day working, hiking, rafting or sightseeing, come home to relax and re-charge. We love art and books and have an eclectic collection of both throughout the house for you to enjoy. Watch our awesome Colorado sunsets or sit in front of a cozy fire. Read a book or surf the web. Walk to Moby Gym to see a volleyball or basketball game. And, if you need anything, we’re right next door.

*Office has 2 twin beds but no closet, so it is acts as a 4th bedroom but isn't officially a bedroom.


We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Events Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            At least one member of the group must be over 25....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            If traveling with small children, let us know so we can set up the baby gate at the top of the stairs....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Some doors are only 31' wide, but the entire first floor is on one level with no steps and an accessible bathroom from the master bedroom....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Indoor plants, vegetable and flower gardens.


              • Books:

                Eclectic collection of books from paperbacks to history, art, reference and field guides....moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Game Room:

                Air Hockey Foosball Skittles...moreless

              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable:

                limited cable channels...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                limited cable channels...moreless

              • Toys
              • Video Library


              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Tennis
                  • Whitewater Rafting


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining:

                    Additional tables and chairs available....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people


                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Dishes for 30....moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Side by Side with Ice and Water in the door....moreless

                  • Stove:

                    Gas Stove top with Broiler...moreless

                  • Toaster


                  • Bicycles
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Vegetable and flower gardens in the summer. Pick fresh veggies for dinner! Bocce ball and Volleyball...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:


                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa


                  Write a review 5
                  from 26 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $1,015 $4,000

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Tax Rate 10.4%


                  We have a base rate of $160/night for 1-2 guests and additional $10/night/person so we don't have to charge a cleaning fee. For stays of a week or more, the rate is $145/night for the first 2 people and $10/night/person after that. Monthly rates may be lower in off season.

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed and contract is signed and received by homeowne

                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

                  Please wait... Book with confidence

                  Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Last updated: 01/27/2015
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  54 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  DIA (Denver International Airport)
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  CB Potts
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  City Park 9
                  63 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Union Station
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  CB Potts
                  75 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Eldora Ski Resort

                  Car: Recommended

                  The Lake Street House is within a mile of Colorado State University. Fort Collins is known for it's great micro-breweries. There are also many great restaurants of all kinds close by. The Fort Collins Museum of Discovery recently opened and is the first science and history museum in the world. It's a great place to explore for both adults and children. There's a wonderful bike trail system around the city and beyond, passing through great natural areas. And, of course the mountains are just minutes away with wonderful hiking, skiing, mountain biking and rafting.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About the owner: Sue and Whitney moved to Fort Collins 30 years ago and raised their children here. Whitney works at CSU and Sue for the City, so we know a lot of what's going on around town. We chose this location because it was close to everything but gave us a little space and privacy.

                  Why the Owner Chose Fort Collins:
                  In 2003, Sue's parents bought this house to live next to us. Sue's father was an architect and he re-designed the house to make a really comfortable and elegant space. When they moved into assisted living, Sue and Whitney bought it. It was so nicely furnished, they thought it would be great to rent it that way.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  The open floor plan and big windows bring the outdoors in. With the sun streaming across the rooms, it's hard not to think that the world is full of possibilities. This is a lovely place to have a dinner party or a garden party.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • Kitchen from Living Room

                    Kitchen from Living Room

                  • The Lake Street House in May

                    The Lake Street House in May

                  • Master Bedroom another view

                    Master Bedroom another view

                  • Walk-in Closet

                    Walk-in Closet

                  • Third Bedroom with twin beds

                    Third Bedroom with twin beds

                  • Office with 2 twin beds

                    Office with 2 twin beds

                  • Sitting Room

                    Sitting Room

                  • Sunset from the Greenhouse windows

                    Sunset from the Greenhouse windows

                  • Enjoy the bounty of the garden in your back yard

                    Enjoy the bounty of the garden in your back yard

                  • Game room with foos ball and air hockey

                    Game room with foos ball and air hockey

                  • Living Room looking out to deck

                    Living Room looking out to deck

                  • Fully equipped Kitchen

                    Fully equipped Kitchen

                  • Kitchen from Dining Room

                    Kitchen from Dining Room

                  • Master Bedroom with King memory foam mattress

                    Master Bedroom with King memory foam mattress

                  • Master en-suite Bathroom

                    Master en-suite Bathroom

                  • Queen bedroom

                    Queen bedroom

                  • Downstairs Bathroom with shower

                    Downstairs Bathroom with shower

                  • Full Bathroom with tub and shower

                    Full Bathroom with tub and shower

                  • A great yard for a party

                    A great yard for a party

                  • The Lake Street House in August

                    The Lake Street House in August

                  • Enjoying the back yard in early May

                    Enjoying the back yard in early May

                  • Game Room

                    Game Room

                  VRBO #448498

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, January 29, 2015

                  $160 per night (USD)
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Book It

                  Detailed Price

                  • Sleeps
                  • Bedrooms
                  • Bathrooms
                  • Property type
                  • Reviews
                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/27/2015
                  Email owner


                  Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

                  Get it now


                  Share this property via Email

                  Spacious comfortable sunny house-private yard, game room-walk to CSU

                  Fort Collins #448498

                  3 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 10

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.