Upscale Log Cabin Home! Centrally Located, Gorgeous

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Custom Log Cabin located just 2 miles west of the town of Gunnison. Our property is situated on 2 beautiful acres with manicured lawn, trees and gorgeous patios to relax on. The Log Home has an upscale feel featuring numerous upgrades such as a gorgeous Kitchen with granite counters as well as professional decorating with designer furnishings, this vacation retreat exudes top quality throughout. Our home offers a gourmet kitchen with dining area where guests can all hang out for casual entertaining. With two gorgeous bedrooms in the main house and a detached guest suite apartment that is beautifully decorated with two sofas queen bed, refrigerator, 42inch flatscreen television, gas fireplace, patio deck and nice privacy. Friends and family will be fighting as to who gets the apartment. With two beautiful acres and two stunning patios you can relax with a fire inside or outside to warm your hearts content. If you still need to warm up there is a 6 person hot tub just outside the back door on the back patio. The front yard consist of open manicured lawn for fun games with a small irrigation ditch that gives a beautiful stream in the summer months. On a hot day feel free to swim in the stream to cool off like it is your own pool. Fresh water from the Gunnison River flows through the property to flood the fields out west for the ranchers. With total privacy in the back of the house with nothing but open land and a gorgeous hillside that accounts for gorgeous sunsets on the back patio while grilling your favorite meal. If you have a pet we have a small fenced in Kennel for your pet to have their privacy to breath in the fresh air. If you love flowers my wife decorates the front porch with stunning pots of flowers in the summer. We usually have a hard time picking a spot we like to relax either on the front porch rocking in the rocking chairs or watching the sunsets on the back patio with a small fire in the fire pit. We named our home the 'Cabin In The Sun' because its sits a little elevated from the front yard standing out just a bit from all the gorgeous cottonwood trees leaving the sun to shine on her in all its mysterious ways. If you need a little shade park yourself under a beautiful tree or on the hammock hanging on the back patio between the wood beams under the roof of the house. The house also features a garage with all kinds of toys from 4 bikes, snowshoes, bocci balls, golf clubs,
fishing rods and reels, sleds, beach chairs, coolers.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom with Queen Bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Detached Guest Suite with Queen Bed and 2 Sofas...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    Medium Size Bedroom with a Twin size bed...moreless

  • The main house has 2 bedrooms. Master with a queen bed and the second bedroom with a full size bed. We have a Detached guest suite with a queen bed and 2 sofas. The detached suite has to walk up a few steps to enter the suite above the garage. There is no plumbing in the detached suite so must use the main house for bathrooms. It is just a few steps outside from the guest suite....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Bathroom has custom tile throughout and warm timed heater...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bathroom has custom tile throughout and timed heater...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Dos Rios Golf Club across the street have 2 sets of clubs in the garage...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$500 $500
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$3,500 $12,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $150
  • Pet Fee $0
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 8.5%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 11/25/2015
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2 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gunnison International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Dos Rios Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
Highway 50
28 Miles
Nearest Ski
Crested Butte Resort
8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Blue Mesa Lake

The Custom Log home is situated perfectly to every activity that the Gunnison/Crested Butte area has to offer.

We are perfectly located just 2 miles west of the town of Gunnison leaving you centrally located to all of Gunnison. Crested Butte is just 28 miles to the North. Blue Mesa lake is just 8 miles to the West. We find that we love being centrally located to all of the attractions that the valley has to offer. If you are a golfer Dos Rios Golf Club is just across the street. Many Restaurants, Shopping, Airport, Grocery stores all withing 2 miles.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: My wife and I met each other in Gunnison 14 years ago. Gunnison has always bean dear to our hearts. My wife purchased the cabin after she decided she wanted to live in Gunnison after college. She met me the same week after buying the cabin and hence the cabin is special to both of us. For work reasons we had to live in Denver. The cabin is our first priority in life and we visit it as much as we can. We put our heart and soul's into the property and when we visit the place we hate to leave to go home.

Why the Owner Chose Gunnison:
One of the most beautiful houses in Gunnison with a perfect setting.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house is so cozy and warm with such an upscale Log home feeling. The guest apartment is an added benefit along with that the property is centrally located to everything the Gunnison valley has to offer.

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  • Kitchen


  • Living Room/Pool table

    Living Room/Pool table

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Detached Guest Suite

    Detached Guest Suite

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Back Patio

    Back Patio

  • Back Patio

    Back Patio

  • Kitchen/Breakfast Nook

    Kitchen/Breakfast Nook

  • Fireplace/TV Room

    Fireplace/TV Room

  • Detached Guest Suite

    Detached Guest Suite

  • Detached Guest Suite

    Detached Guest Suite

  • Creek flowing through middle of property

    Creek flowing through middle of property

  • Back Patio

    Back Patio

  • Winter's Day

    Winter's Day

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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