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Crested Butte's Shotgun Shack - Stay in Town - Great Value + Wonderful Location!

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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Shotgun Shack is Crested Butte’s only funky fabulous trailer home conversion. It’s funky, cozy and city modern inside. The house has been completely remodeled and everything is new, contemporary and energy efficient.

The Shotgun Shack boasts spectacular views of Mt Crested Butte and Gothic Mtn. and a great location on the quiet northwest side of town. The shack is conveniently located on Butte Avenue four short blocks to Elk Avenue (the historic main street with restaurants, bars, and shopping) and to the old town hall shuttle stop to Mt Crested Butte (offering access to Crested Butte Mountain Resort). Right outside our door and one block away are some of Colorado's best nordic ski trails and great walks, hikes and bike rides out Peanut Lake Rd. to the Lower Loop trail system.

The shack has an entry area with storage for coats, shoes and gear and has an open floor plan between the kitchen and sunken living room and dining area.

High end bamboo floors, granite and glass tile and large windows are featured throughout the house. The bedrooms are cozy and efficient with closets and storage for your belongings.

The open kitchen has modern cabinets, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and is fully equipped with everything you need to cook up that killer meal.

Bedrooms: 3 bedrooms, sleeps 7, beds for 7
· bedroom 1: 1 queen guest room.
· bedroom 2:
Bunk guest room w/ twin bed over a full bed.
· bedroom 3:
Master bedroom with new king memory foam set with en-suite bathroom.
· Linens provided in every bedroom. Down comforters with duvets.

Bathrooms: 2 full bathrooms
Bathroom 1: toilet, walk in tile shower
Bathroom 2: toilet, walk in tile shower
· each bathroom is supplied with plenty of towels.

The shotgun shack is a perfect base for adventure in Crested Butte and there’s no need for a car once you get here. In the summer there's a nice outdoor seating area and a couple of townie bikes you may borrow- go ahead cruise around town! We hope you’ll consider staying at our Shotgun Shack it’s funky and fabulous just like Crested Butte.

Please check out our calendar to see available dates. .

* bringing the kids? We have great Babysitter right next door! Let us know we'll connect you.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    fun bunk room! the kids will love ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Absolutely no pets are allowed in the home or on the grounds at anytime. We are around town and will verify. Unfortunately, numerous prior guests have abused the pet policy and/or failed to disclose having a pet in the home....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Shotgun Queen Bedroom

    Comfortable queen size bed with nice linens and comforter....moreless

  • Shotgun Bunk room: 1 bunk bed

    Single over Full bunk beds with nice mattresses and linens....moreless

  • Shotgun Master Bedroom: 1 king

    New memory foam mattress and nice linens and comforter....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Hallway Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Large walk-in shower, sink, toilet....moreless

  • En Suite Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Large walk-in shower, sink, toilet, and plenty of storage....moreless

Other Amenities

  • All guests are required to have a great time!

Entertainment

  • Books:

    We have some house books as-well-as a book exchange. Please leave our house books for others to enjoy, but feel free to use the book exchange to the right of the television....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Sony DVD Player w/ remote. ...moreless

  • Games:

    Scrabble anyone?!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Network with HBO. Sirius music channels can be played through the television only. Check guide for channels 6000 and above. ...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Harmon/Kardon receiver with Boston Acoustic speakers. Cable provided to connect MP3 player....moreless

  • Television:

    Vizio 39' Flat Screen Television with remote....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Limited amount of DVDs provided....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Don't get stuck on the mountain! The Shotgun Shack is four blocks from CB's best restaurants and night life. No need for driving once you're here!...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    The Shotgun Shack has great views of Mt. Crested Butte and surrounding mountain ranges from the front of the property and the living room. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Expandable table to 8 and extra chairs in laundry room...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size Frigidaire Affinity. Fabric softener provided....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    We have the best fitness area in Colorado....just step outside and go!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Heating is forced hot air. Thermostat is located in hallway next to the hall bathroom. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless internet is used at the Shotgun Shack. The wireless router is located in the Queen bedroom. We'll share the code with you....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    extra pillows and linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    The sunken living room is a great place to unwind and recap the days adventures. Sectional sofa, Dish TV Service, 42' Flat Screen TV, DVD player, Stereo, House books and book exchange. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Large off street parking area for a minimum of two cars and possibly four depending on snow levels. You won't have to worry about parking regulations since you'll have plenty of off street parking....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Soft fluffy bath towels are provided. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full size New Frigidaire Affinity. Liquid non-scented soap provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    for 8...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    high end granite, stainless steel, plenty of storage, lots of good appliances including blenders, coffee etc. chefs kitchen!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    large sized oven and broiler capability...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Summer seating are out front! enjoy the views and sun!...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Crested Butte Bike Week
Jun 24 - Jun 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$275
4th of July Week
Jul 1 - Jul 5, 2015
5 night min stay
$325
Crested Butte Art's Festival
Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$275
2015 Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$275
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

All guests are required to have a wonderful time!


Cancellation policy:

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


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Location

28 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gunnison- Crested Butte GUC
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kochevar's, Last Steep, West End,The Eldo,Montanya
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Club at Crested Butte
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 135, Hwy 50
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Last Steep, Brick, Secret Stash, Maxwells, Ryce
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Nordic Ski Trails & Crested Butte Mountain Resor

Car: Not Necessary

CB's Shotgun Shack is located on the upper west side in the Town of Crested Butte, quiet but with great access to trails and to main street. Ski one of the nordic trails out the door, take a nice walk out peanut lake rd or take the quick shuttle up to the mountain for some fresh turns and then come back to town for Apres ski and dinner. Great Location! We love to ski the mountain and then shuttle back into town for a happy hour beer at Kochevars or the Eldo, Grab a killer burger at the Last Steep, mac & cheese at the West End or drunken noodles at Ryce, finish it off with a custom hand distilled rum hot toddy at Montanya.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: Hi! we’re Paul and Monica and we have been living, skiing, and working in Crested Butte for several years when we bought the shotgun shack and with some sweat equity and a vision this trailer and shed turned into a modern cozy house. Monica went to Western State College in Gunnison 20 years ago and as soon as her skis cut the fresh pow on the steeps of Mt Crested Butte she was in love. After some years working in Denver, she and Paul connected and discovered their joint love for skiing the steep and deep and adventure and since then have skied, boated, and hiked together across the American West. We have also worked and traveled to Antarctica, South East Asia, New Zealand, South Pacific, Mexico and Central America. We eventually found our way home to Crested Butte. We are temporarily on the East Coast working and decided to share our shotgun shack and magical ski town with good folks like you. We hope you’ll enjoy our place and Crested Butte as much as we do.

Why Crested Butte:
CB is Home. We’ve been around the world and there’s no place like Crested Butte it’s beautiful, funky and is truly the last great ski town left in Colorado. We hope you’ll make the Shotgun Shack and Crested Butte your home away from home too.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Sweeping views from our living room, funky local fabulousness, killer location for adventure, quiet location but close to in town fun. Enjoy our Shotgun Shack.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Beautiful walk right outside the door.

    Beautiful walk right outside the door.

  • Dishwasher, 5 burner stove, oven, hood vent, coffee maker, granite counter tops

    Dishwasher, 5 burner stove, oven, hood vent, coffee maker, granite counter tops

  • Prepare your tasty creations here...

    Prepare your tasty creations here...

  • Chill  living / dining room

    Chill living / dining room

  • Enjoy some fine dining @ the Shack! ( table expands + seats 8 comfortably)

    Enjoy some fine dining @ the Shack! ( table expands + seats 8 comfortably)

  • King bed in master bedroom with memory foam mattress.  Comfy!!

    King bed in master bedroom with memory foam mattress. Comfy!!

  • Queen Bedroom with full closet and dresser. Cozy down comforter.

    Queen Bedroom with full closet and dresser. Cozy down comforter.

  • Hallway to bathroom and bedrooms viewed from the east entrance. Lot's of light.

    Hallway to bathroom and bedrooms viewed from the east entrance. Lot's of light.

  • Bath.Very modern and bright bathroom. Full tile shower with high shower head.

    Bath.Very modern and bright bathroom. Full tile shower with high shower head.

  • Lower loop trail which is 10 minutes from our door.  Paradise divide in distance

    Lower loop trail which is 10 minutes from our door. Paradise divide in distance

  • Front of Crested Butte's Shotgun Shack with obligatory skull!

    Front of Crested Butte's Shotgun Shack with obligatory skull!

  • View from our outside seating area. Enjoy!

    View from our outside seating area. Enjoy!

  • Great, clean kitchen with all the modern conveniences you'll need.

    Great, clean kitchen with all the modern conveniences you'll need.

  • Eat in kitchen counter looking into living/ dining room.

    Eat in kitchen counter looking into living/ dining room.

  • Sunken living room with cathedral ceilings and bright, natural light. Relax...

    Sunken living room with cathedral ceilings and bright, natural light. Relax...

  • Lounge area in sunken living room. Great place to relax after a day of fun.

    Lounge area in sunken living room. Great place to relax after a day of fun.

  • Flat screen (DISH), DVR,  & Stereo with MP3 cable. Use the Pandora App for tunes

    Flat screen (DISH), DVR, & Stereo with MP3 cable. Use the Pandora App for tunes

  • Ensuite Master Bathroom. Plenty of counter space, storage, and extra towels.

    Ensuite Master Bathroom. Plenty of counter space, storage, and extra towels.

  • The Bunk Room. Single twin over a full size bed below. Cozy and comfortable.

    The Bunk Room. Single twin over a full size bed below. Cozy and comfortable.

  • East entry storage and bench area. Great to hang coats and store extra shoes.

    East entry storage and bench area. Great to hang coats and store extra shoes.

  • New full size front load washer and dryer.

    New full size front load washer and dryer.

  • East entry with new flagstone walkway. I think it turned out pretty good!

    East entry with new flagstone walkway. I think it turned out pretty good!

  • That say's it all....Welcome to our slice!

    That say's it all....Welcome to our slice!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 04/28/2015
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