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Secluded Retreat on the Creek, Within San Isabel National Forest

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Master Suite with king bed, propane stove, flat screen HDTV in armoire, sectional sitting area and reading chair

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Last updated: 12/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Buena Vista house description

Nestled within the San Isabel National Forest between Mt. Princeton and Mt. Yale at the base of Cottonwood Pass, at the end of a secluded driveway is your Retreat on Cottonwood Creek: a 2,500 square foot, 4 BR/2BA creekside refuge for the entire family, weary traveler, wandering explorer, or romantics-at-heart.

Your Retreat is comprised of one King bed in the upstairs over-sized Master Suite with sitting area, one Queen bed in the Tree House, two Twin beds on the upper floor and two Twin beds on the main floor, and two Roll-away beds; designer furnishings throughout, organic bedding and linens, three satellite HD flat-screen TVs with DVD/CD players (one in LR, one in FR, and one in Master Suite), free high-speed wireless internet service, an ultra-private separate Tree House, outdoor hot tub, outdoor stainless steel grill, creek side picnic table, 500' of private creek frontage, private fishing, large patio with outdoor furniture, balcony and lanai, outdoor fire pit; not in a subdivision, no views of any roads, unobstructed views of creek and mountains, less than five miles to Buena Vista and less than one mile to the hot springs/spa.

There are a multitude of activities to enjoy in the area: fish privately right out the front door, hike the Continental Divide Trail or Colorado Trail, summit a 14er, explore old mining towns or uncover gemstones via ATV and Jeep trails in the Jeep Capitol of the World, white-water raft or kayak the world-renowned Arkansas River, take a horseback ride through the woods, or soak in the nearby hot springs, and more! Restaurants, post office, playgrounds, grocery store, gas, and convenience stores all within five miles of your Retreat!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age limit for Renters: 25 years of age without parent or guardian...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Full size crib, crib sheets, blankets, high chair, stroller, tableware, toys, kid-friendly DVDs and books provided; large yard and outdoor play area...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            This includes all types of smoking...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Master Suite: 1 king

            Oversized Master Suite with sectional in sitting area...moreless

          • Big Horn Canyon: 2 twin/ single

            Immediate access to outdoor hot tub...moreless

          • Tree House: 1 queen

            Separate; ultra-private; no bathroom in Tree House...moreless

          • Garden View Room: 2 twin/ single

            Separated by full length draperies, oversize desk area...moreless

          • Two roll away twin beds, including linens, on main level

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Main floor bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Shelf and closet for storage...moreless

          • Master Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Double sinks w/ counter space; Closet & highboy for storage...moreless

          • Each bathroom features spa products, hair dryer and a closet. Large Master bathroom has removable shower head. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Wagon wheel swing and wagon wheel bench overlooking the creek; picnic bench in separate and private area overlooking the creek; great brookie fishing in creek...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Books for all ages in Red Room (see picture); NEW; Various titles and genres' Comics; Puzzles...moreless

              • DVD Player:

                (3) New Sony DVD/CD players connected to TVs....moreless

              • Games:

                Scrabble, Yahtzee, Sorry, Dominoes, card games, Pictionary, Backgammon, Trivial Pursuit...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                DirecTV satellite connections with over 220 channels....moreless

              • Television:

                (3) NEW, Flat screen HDTVs connected to CD/DVD players in Master Suite, Living Room, and Family Room....moreless

              • Toys:

                Various toys for babies and children....moreless

              • Video Library:

                Video library of over 75 movies: Wide range of action, drama, love stories, and kid-friendly DVDs...moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

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

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Rural
              • Water View:

                Cottonwood Creek rushes through property...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                500' of private Cottonwood Creek; no neighbors across the creek...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                Separate Dining Room off Living Room seats 8. Kitchen counter bar area seats 5. Plus child's highchair ...moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                Not needed; Elevation approximately 8500; trees shade house; creek within 75 feet of house. House faces North. With windows open in Summer have nice, cool breeze from creek...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Clothes dryer and dryer sheets are provided, along with outdoor clothes line and clothes pins....moreless

              • Fireplace:

                Propane stove in Family Room off Kitchen; New Propane Fireplace in Living Room with remote; New Propane designer Stove in upstairs Master Suite with remote....moreless

              • Garage:

                Garage not included with house rental....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                The 3 propane stoves and fireplace adequately heat the entire house. Additional electric heat in main floor bathroom, Big Horn Canyon room and Tree House...moreless

              • Internet:

                Free high-speed wireless internet. Service in all areas of house....moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                600 thread-count bedsheets, pillow cases, synthetic down pillows, polarfleece blankets, duvets, and synthetic down comforters are provided. Crib sheets and baby blankets are also provided....moreless

              • Living Room:

                Living Room (Red Room) and Family Room (off kitchen) comfortably seat 8+ guests....moreless

              • Parking:

                Secure and private off-road parking with sufficient turn around room for trailers and adequate room for several vehicles....moreless

              • Telephone:

                Cell phone service available in all areas of property....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Designer Bath towels, kitchen, and hot tub towels are all provided. ...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                New washing machine provided, along with detergent....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Cuisinart with built in filter. Custom ground coffee, sugar, raw sugar, Splenda and powdered creamer ...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Double service for 8 (dinner plates, salad plates, coffee mugs, glasses) plus BPA-free plates and cups for children. Complete knife set. Wine glasses, plasticware (plates, cups, wine glasses) All New....moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Fully-equipped kitchen; all new appliances: automatic coffee maker, KitchenAid blender, George Foreman grill, Cuisinart oversize toaster, knife rack, Calphalon cooking set, Oneida silverware, teapot...moreless

              • Microwave:

                New...moreless

              • Oven:

                Electric...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Napkins, paper towels, toothpicks, straws, aluminum foil, reusable plastic bags ...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Doublesided; ice cube trays in freezer...moreless

              • Stove:

                Gas Stove top...moreless

              • Toaster:

                Double large slot ...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Uncovered and adjacent to upstairs master suite; 2 Adirondack chairs and side table with unobstructed mountain and creek views...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                500 square feet of uncovered concrete pad featuring outdoor dining table with umbrella, 4 chairs, 2 swivel chairs (summer months only); Unobstructed views of mountains and creek. ...moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                250 square feet of covered concrete pad adjacent to hot tub including 2 Adirondack loungers with ottomans and side table; Views of trees and garden area; Complete privacy....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Front lawn with large flat terrain in front of house; large side yard and play area; au naturale fire pit and an elevated fire pit with 4 swivel chairs ...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Large stainless steel propane grill; 40 burger capacity; with tool set and grill cover...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                Hot springs less than 1 mile west on CR 306 toward Cottonwood Pass...moreless

              • Hot Tub:

                Private, outdoor, heated, and secure hot tub; Easy operation...moreless

               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Low Season
              Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $240
              $1,440

              Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

              Peak Season
              May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $290
              $1,740

              Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
              • Tax Rate 6.8%

              Notes:

              Policies: Completed Rental Agreement received prior to arrival; No Smoking; No Pets; Discounts for Monthly and Extended Stays.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Last updated: 12/21/2014
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              Location

              130 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Colorado Springs, Colorado
              4.5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Eddyline Brewery
              2 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Collegiate Peaks Golf Course, Buena Vista
              25 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Leadville Colorado and Southern Railroad
              4.5 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway 24
              4.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Jans Restaurant
              37 Miles
              Nearest Ski
              Monarch Mountain
               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: Originally from the Midwest, my husband and I moved to Colorado because of our love of the mountains.

              Why the Owner Chose Buena Vista:
              We enjoy rafting, soaking in hot springs, jeeping, ATVing, hiking 14ers, exploring new places, and secluded relaxation so having a property near Buena Vista allows us to fully enjoy all of these activities.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              As soon as we drove down the private, secluded driveway, we knew this was the place: creek side, quiet, acreage, awesome views of the surrounding mountains, no views of any roads, not in a subdivision, cozy but roomy interior, and the feeling of being out in the middle of nowhere even though we were less than 10 minutes from BV. Especially nice is watching the deer and herons move through the property and the soothing sounds of the creek as you are dozing off to sleep.


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              Photos

              • Master Suite with king bed,  propane stove, flat screen HDTV in armoire, sectional sitting area and reading chair

                Master Suite with king bed, propane stove, flat screen HDTV in armoire, sectional sitting area and reading chair

              • Upstairs Garden View Bedroom with Twin bed and Twin trundle; desk area & lots of storage

                Upstairs Garden View Bedroom with Twin bed and Twin trundle; desk area & lots of storage

              • Living Room: propane remote control fireplace, two oversize designer custom sofas.

                Living Room: propane remote control fireplace, two oversize designer custom sofas.

              • Dining Room with view of the creek and mountains

                Dining Room with view of the creek and mountains

              • Family Room adjacent to Kitchen

                Family Room adjacent to Kitchen

              • Big Horn Canyon Bedroom with Two twin beds, hot tub directly outside; closet for storage

                Big Horn Canyon Bedroom with Two twin beds, hot tub directly outside; closet for storage

              • Ultra-private Tree House steps away from house

                Ultra-private Tree House steps away from house

              • Back of home with hot tub/relaxation area. Creek out front.

                Back of home with hot tub/relaxation area. Creek out front.

              • Creekside Seclusion: relax, rejuvenate, renew

                Creekside Seclusion: relax, rejuvenate, renew

              • Dining and seating area with fire pit overlooking creek

                Dining and seating area with fire pit overlooking creek

              • Driveway to the Retreat

                Driveway to the Retreat

              • Ahh, Fall at the Retreat

                Ahh, Fall at the Retreat

              • Master Suite with French doors to Balcony overlooking creek

                Master Suite with French doors to Balcony overlooking creek

              • Master Bathroom with bath/shower combination, removable showerhead, highboy dresser and closet

                Master Bathroom with bath/shower combination, removable showerhead, highboy dresser and closet

              • Living Room with entertainment area, flat screen HDTV, CD/DVD player with movies,  library, board games, toys, and adjacent to dining room

                Living Room with entertainment area, flat screen HDTV, CD/DVD player with movies, library, board games, toys, and adjacent to dining room

              • Family Room with propane stove, flat screen HDTV with CD/DVD player and movies; views of creek and mountains

                Family Room with propane stove, flat screen HDTV with CD/DVD player and movies; views of creek and mountains

              • Kitchen with 5-seat bar seating area and fully stocked with designer appliances

                Kitchen with 5-seat bar seating area and fully stocked with designer appliances

              • Main floor bathroom with bath/shower combination and full size closet

                Main floor bathroom with bath/shower combination and full size closet

              • Tree House with Queen bed: Ideal for a romantic getaway

                Tree House with Queen bed: Ideal for a romantic getaway

              • Private hot tub/relaxation area in back

                Private hot tub/relaxation area in back

              • 500' of private creek and fishing area

                500' of private creek and fishing area

              • Autumn master balcony view with creek below

                Autumn master balcony view with creek below

              • Creek-side private picnic and fishing area

                Creek-side private picnic and fishing area

              • Retreat On Cottonwood Creek

                Retreat On Cottonwood Creek

              VRBO #450555

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

              $240 - $290 per night (USD)
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              4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

              View calendar: Updated 12/21/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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