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True Ski in Ski Out Overlooking Base of Peak 8

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Picture of the Colorado Super Chair, with Skiwatch building in the background

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Last updated: 10/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Skiwatch condo description

Come and enjoy one of the largest and favorably located Ski-in Ski-out condos in Breckenridge. Skiwatch 432 is the largest unit in the building but it is an ideal place to stay no matter how many are in your group.

The unit is a large 3 bedroom 3 full bath two story (over 1,600 square feet) completely renovated condominium. Granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, heated slate floors and professionally decorated with all the right touches. Very clean and comfortable and a perfect home away from home.

*Fully Equipped Kitchen
*Living Room w/ Vaulted Ceiling & Large Stone Fireplace
*Large Deck
*Master Suite with 1 King Bed
*Second Bedroom with 2 Queen Beds
*Third Bedroom with 1 Double Bed and Twin Bunk Beds
*Queen Sleeper Sofa in Great Room

This is a phenomenal location for any ski enthusiast or first-timer and at a price that is significantly less than other options located on Peak 7 and 8 such as One Ski Hill Place and Crystal Peak Lodge ---- yet with the same quality interior. Enjoy the comfort & convenience of being right on the slopes and having immediate access to a variety of trails -- novice, intermediate, advanced and expert. There are two high-speed quadchairs directly in front of Skiwatch, the Colorado and the Rocky Mountain Superchairs. Just put on your skis and head 100 yards down the hill to catch a ride. Peak 8 has over 1100 skiable acres out of the 2358 acres available in Breckenridge. Peak 7 has over 300 acres which can be accessed from Peak 8. Peaks 9 and 10 are connected by lifts with Peak 8. The Ski School and Kids' Castle are located at the base area below our building. The base area also has the Ski Hill Grill restaurant and T-Bar lounge, a ski shop, and free gondola and shuttle service to town. Breckenridge lift tickets are interchangeable with Arapahoe Basin, Keystone, and other Vail Resort Ski Areas.

The building has attached, private, covered parking on two levels, so no need to worry about the elements when coming to or from your car. In the last two years, the building has undergone extensive interior and exterior renovations to update décor and improve appearance.

After a great day of skiing on our world class slopes, relax by the fire while you enjoy the beautiful views that our unit has to offer.


Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 4
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Absolutely no smoking in condo or out on deck...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

              • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 bunk bed

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              • Sleeper Sofa: 1 queen

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              • Outside the third bedroom, located up the spiral staircase, there is a relatively large area where you can store luggage or place a sleeping bag to accommodate another guest....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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              • Completely new when unit was renovated. Increased counter space and storage in Master Bath and Guest Bathroom....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Game Room:

                There are two common areas in the building with tables and chairs....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Instructions and details located on coffee table....moreless

              • Television:

                Four televisions with one in every bedroom and in the great room...moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Family

              Leisure Activities

                  • Sledding

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Stunning views of Peak 8, 9, Mount Argentine and Bald Mountain...moreless

                  • Ski-In:

                    This property truly is Ski-In,Ski-Out, located just 100 yards from the nearest lift. Step out onto your private balcony, the largest in the building, and look down onto the base of Peak 8....moreless

                  • Ski-Out:

                    No need to lug your skis around. Grab your gear from the conveniently located ski lockers and ski down to the Rocky Mountain and Colorado Super Chair lifts. Return for lunch or to rest a while....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    There are 8 bar stools. Two additional chairs are located at the bar/pantry area. They can be easily moved and there is plenty of room on the end of the table to accommodate them all....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Machines are located at the laundry facility in the building...moreless

                  • Elevator
                  • Fireplace:

                    Gas fireplace for ease of use...moreless

                  • Fitness Room / Equipment
                  • Garage:

                    Underground attached parking garage. There is no additional cost when renting at Skiwatch. Up to two spots are available....moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Free wifi access in unit and common areas...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    No need to strip any of the beds upon departure. We take care of all that for you....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Soft and Loveseat with additional chair for seating. Television can be viewed from anywhere in the great room....moreless

                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided:

                    Simply leave the towels in the bathrooms upon departure and we'll take care of the rest....moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Machines are located at the laundry facility in the building...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Plenty of dishes and utensils if you choose to eat in...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    All new stainless steel appliances...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Variety of spices which change from renter to renter. Please feel free to take what you purchased or leave for the next person....moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large deck overlooking the slopes. Perfect for watching all the action or grabbing lunch on a warm ski day....moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Ski In, Ski Out location. Only 100 yards to the nearest lift....moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Outdoor hot tubs overlooking the mountain....moreless

                  • Sauna

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer
                      May 1 - Nov 23, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $278
                      $1,700 $6,500
                      Thanksgiving
                      Nov 24 - Nov 30, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $500
                      $3,220
                      Early December
                      Dec 1 - Dec 13, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $400
                      $2,450
                      Mid-December
                      Dec 14 - Dec 19, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $750
                      $4,900
                      Christmas & New Year's
                      Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $1,000
                      $6,300
                      Mid January
                      Jan 5 - Jan 16, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $575
                      $3,675
                      Late January - Early February
                      Jan 17 - Feb 8, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $625
                      $4,095
                      Valentine's Day
                      Feb 9 - Feb 15, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $675
                      $4,200
                      President's Day
                      Feb 16 - Feb 22, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $750
                      $4,725
                      Late February - Early March
                      Feb 28 - Mar 6, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $4,200
                      Spring Break
                      Mar 7 - Mar 13, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $5,950
                      Robert's Week
                      Mar 14 - Mar 20, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $10,000
                      Spring Break
                      Mar 21 - Mar 27, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $5,250
                      Closing
                      Mar 28 - Apr 30, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $850
                      $5,500
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Taxes Included

                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 10/12/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
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                      Location

                      106 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Denver International Airport
                      Skiwatch
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Sevens & The Living Room

                      The property is located at the base of Peak 8 ski area in Breckenridge, Colorado. There are two restaurants within walking distance of the condo in case you want to forgo a trip into town. Sevens, located at the base of Peak 7 and The Living Room which is in One Ski Hill Place located below Skiwatch. If you prefer a night out, take the time to walk around on Main Street where there are plenty of shops and restaurants. It's a very quaint town and has tremendous character.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1988

                      About the owner: My parents started taking my four brothers and our sister on ski trips to Breckenridge from our small town in northeastern Kansas back in 1977. We fell in love with the place so much so that we returned every year. We have many fond memories of our time at Breck and can't believe it has been over 30 years since we first visited. We all currently reside in the Kansas City area and continue to spend time there in the winter but we make it a point to go back during the summer too. it's great to be able to take our kids to a place we enjoyed so much growing up.

                      Why the Owner Chose Skiwatch:
                      When we traveled from our hometown to Breckenridge, Skiwatch was the very first unit we ever stayed in. From that point on, we always returned and grew accustomed to the convenience of simply putting on our gear and skiing down to the lifts. When the unit was up for sale, we didn't hesitate a minute and it has remained in our family ever since. We started renting it shortly after we bought it so that other families could enjoy it as much as we had. We recently remodeled the entire unit, tearing it down to the studs. We made significant modifications and our desire was to update it in such a way as to provide a wow factor for anyone who stays here. Based on the feedback, and the fact that recent building renovations incorporated our design elements, we succeeded in our efforts. We added a full bath to the upstairs bedroom, created a more open concept kitchen/living area and expanded room for storage. It is spacious and comfortable. Breckenridge is a great area. It is unlike other ski resort destinations in that the town was here long before anyone took to the slopes. Gold was first discovered along the Blue River, which runs through town, in 1859. Breckenridge does contain more than 350 historic structures, making it the largest historic district in the state of Colorado. It is a great town to walk around in with plenty of shops and great restaurants to choose from. It has charm and character which always brings us back.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      There is no doubt that the greatest feature of this unit is the fact that you can grab breakfast, put on your ski outfits, put on you skis, and head down to the lift. It is so convenient that it's hard to beat. When you are tired or hungry, just ski in and take a rest. With the sun out and shining on the deck in the afternoon we have often found ourselves sitting outside to enjoy the weather.


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                      Photos

                      • Picture of the Colorado Super Chair, with Skiwatch building in the background

                        Picture of the Colorado Super Chair, with Skiwatch building in the background

                      • Entryway, coat hooks - bench with storage above & below. Additional bar seats.

                        Entryway, coat hooks - bench with storage above & below. Additional bar seats.

                      • Living-Kitchen Area with 3rd Bedroom Above  (before spiral stairs installed)

                        Living-Kitchen Area with 3rd Bedroom Above (before spiral stairs installed)

                      • Large Stone Gas Fireplace with large screen swivel TV above. Surround sound.

                        Large Stone Gas Fireplace with large screen swivel TV above. Surround sound.

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • 2nd Bedroom - two full size beds and large walk-in closet

                        2nd Bedroom - two full size beds and large walk-in closet

                      • Upstairs Bedroom with full bath and landing area with abundant space

                        Upstairs Bedroom with full bath and landing area with abundant space

                      • 3rd Bedroom Shower

                        3rd Bedroom Shower

                      • View from the hot tubs looking up the mountain

                        View from the hot tubs looking up the mountain

                      • Fully stocked kitchen

                        Fully stocked kitchen

                      • Large, fully stocked kitchen - counter height seating - lots of cabinets

                        Large, fully stocked kitchen - counter height seating - lots of cabinets

                      • Family Room - with installed spiral staircase on the right

                        Family Room - with installed spiral staircase on the right

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • Master Bathroom

                        Master Bathroom

                      • Guest Bath -- Plenty of shelves and storage behind entry door

                        Guest Bath -- Plenty of shelves and storage behind entry door

                      • 3rd Bedroom Bathroom

                        3rd Bedroom Bathroom

                      • View from the hot tubs down to base of Peak 8

                        View from the hot tubs down to base of Peak 8

                      VRBO #495772

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, October 15, 2014

                      $278 - $1,429 per night (USD)
                      10

                      3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

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                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                      Speaks: english
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