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Mountain View in a Quiet Neighborhood

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Last updated: 02/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Colorado Springs house description

Sitting on top of a hill, our modern Colorado House features a beautiful view of Pikes Peak and the US Air Force Academy. Its 2,200 square feet is perfectly set up for your family's comfort and enjoyment with 3 beds, 3 1/2 baths, a family room and a hottub set in a professionally landscaped and fenced backyard. The neighborhood is family oriented and features miles of walking trails, multiple parks and easy access to tourist attractions. Nearby ammentities include a new 45,000 square foot YMCA facility, a new Bass Pro Shop, and Historical Monument Downtown. Get that small town feeling with all the comforts of home. Then drive to nearby Colorado Springs for a tourist's paradise including, Garden of the Gods, Seven Falls, Willl Roger's Zoo, Manitou Springs and much much more.

Our home includes new hardwood in the living room; new carpets, paint and matresses in the bedrooms; new carpet in the garden level, and a floor to ceiling fireplace makeover in the living room.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Security deposit will be fortified if any kind of tobacco or marijuana use has taken place...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 3: 2 bunk bed

    ...moreless

  • Master: 1 king

    New pillowtop matress and boxspring. Large walk in closet. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    New pillow top matress and box spring. Walk in closet....moreless

  • All three bedrooms are upstairs. The master has a full bath with double sinks and a large walk-in closet. The guest room holds a queen sized bed and shares a full bath with the Kids Room. The Kids Room has two bunkbed sets and sleeps four. It is decorated in a mountain theme. The walkout basement has a hide-a-bed in the couch which will sleep an additional 2 people for a total of 10 (if someone likes to sleep on a thin matress.)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    New 32' HDTV....moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    45' in living room and 32' in game room....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Morning views of the Air Force Academy and Pikes Peak are crisp and clear. Grilling and eating lunch or dinner on the back deck with this backdrop is spectacular....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    The table seats 6 and the bar seats 3...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable with fireplace and 45' HDTV...moreless

  • Parking:

    Double drive and one front street...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    8 sets of towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Older top loader that works great!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Plus coffee and filters...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All dishes and utensils needed to serve 8...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items:

    Salt and pepper plus some spices...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Huge French door with pull out freezer...moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas 4-burner and center griddle ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Enjoy the view on our spacious deck. Table, umbrella and 4 chairs....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Professional Colorado landscape with fenced-in yard...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015 USAFA Graduation
May 15 - Jun 1, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,730
Summer 2015
Jun 2 - Aug 23, 2015
3 night min stay
$295
USAFA Parent's Weekend 2015
Aug 24 - Sep 11, 2015
4 night min stay
$339
2016 USAFA Graduation
May 22 - Jun 4, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,866
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$265
$1,755

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $175
  • Property Damage Protection $69
  • Tax Rate 7.13%

Notes:

Cancellation: Cancellation made prior to 45 days of arrival will be refunded, less $150 booking fee. However, you may use the $150 toward a future stay, limited to one year after the original scheduled dates. No refunds for cancellations within 45 days of arrival or for early departure. If your dates are booked by another party, we will refund the amount the new guest paid, less the booking fee.


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Location

22 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
First and 10 Sports Bar and Grill
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
King's Deer Golf Club
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-25
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chili's and Texas Roadhouse
100 Miles
Nearest Ski
Breckenridge

Car: Recommended

Opened in May 2014! Perfectly situated, our vacation home rests atop a hill on the border of Colorado Springs and Monument. You'll love the view of the front range, including Pikes Peak and the Air Force Academy. Also, being centered along the front range between Colorado Springs and Denver offers easy access to local attractions, including Pikes Peak, US Air Force Academy, Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, The Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama, Olympic Training Center, Cave of the Winds, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo/Will Rogers Shrine, Old Colorado City, The Broadmoor, North Pole Amusement Park, Seven Falls, Historic Monument Downtown, and Fox Run Regional Park. Love shopping? A brand new 120,000 square foot Bass Pro Shop is now open and the Factory Outlet at Castle Rock is a quick and beautiful 28 minute drive. Denver and all of its attractions are only 45 minutes away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Hi. I was born and raised in Colorado Springs and have a true love of the mountainous lifestyle and beauty. Most of my family lives here, so I grew up with tons of aunts, uncles and cousins. I met my husband while attending Colorado College and we now have one son and three grandchildren living here. It's not only a splendid place to live but is on the top of many Americans' touring list. Even as Colorado natives, we never run out of things to do. We love to hike, bike, ski, river raft, attend camps and colleges and shop at the local stores in Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City.

Why the Owner Chose Colorado Springs:
Opened in May 2014. We searched all over the central front range for the best location to put our vacation home and found it in Monument. What's so special about Monument? It's quiet. The views are incredible. There is easy access to restaurants, big box stores and local coffee shops. Plus the small historic town has the nicest people!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Growing up with a view of Pikes Peak made me think that every kid had a mountain in his/her backyard. After living many years in my young adulthood in other states, I began to appreciate how much beauty, spiritual calm and fun awaited me in my home town. When I moved back, I took advantage of the things I had taken for granted and fell in love with Colorado. My husband is originally from Wisconsin and he loves the milder Colorado winters. The springtime is sweet with fragrant flowers. Summers are dry (except for the occaisional July downpour that will soak you wet and be gone in 20 minutes) and cool at night. Autumn makes Colorado colorful. Our Colorado vacation home shows off all these attributes.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Newly remodeled living room. Additional windows and furniture complete this room

    Newly remodeled living room. Additional windows and furniture complete this room

  • Master bedroom from door. California king bed.

    Master bedroom from door. California king bed.

  • Guest Bedroom from door (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)

    Guest Bedroom from door (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)

  • In the bunk room your kids will enjoy two sets of pine wood bunks.

    In the bunk room your kids will enjoy two sets of pine wood bunks.

  • Foosball anyone? Find this great table in the family room.

    Foosball anyone? Find this great table in the family room.

  • Neighborhood view of front range, including Pikes Peak and US Air Force Academy.

    Neighborhood view of front range, including Pikes Peak and US Air Force Academy.

  • View of USAFA and Pikes Peak from back patio.

    View of USAFA and Pikes Peak from back patio.

  • Dining area. Breakfast bar with three barstools are off to the right.

    Dining area. Breakfast bar with three barstools are off to the right.

  • Living room desk. Perfect for your laptop or iPad with easy access WiFi.

    Living room desk. Perfect for your laptop or iPad with easy access WiFi.

  • Master Bedroom from bathroom.

    Master Bedroom from bathroom.

  • Guest Bedroom from bed (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)

    Guest Bedroom from bed (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)

  • Some of the family room furniture. A new addition is a brand new 30' TV.

    Some of the family room furniture. A new addition is a brand new 30' TV.

  • Fenced-in back yard with deck, grill and hot tub

    Fenced-in back yard with deck, grill and hot tub

  • Garden of the Gods - I just had to put this on because it's one of my favorite places!

    Garden of the Gods - I just had to put this on because it's one of my favorite places!

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    4
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 2 days
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/20/2015
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