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EASY WALK TO TOWN, * ONE DOOR FROM FREE SHUTTLE * NEW 8 PERSON HOT TUB, * 47' HDTV, WIRELESS INTERNET, * SKIER'S ENTRANCE, * POOL TABLE/PING PONG TABLE IN GAME ROOM, * 4 MASTER SUITES, * UNBELIEVABLY WELL-EQUIPPED KITCHEN, * DOWN COMFORTERS, * BOOT AND GLOVE DRYERS * HUMIDIFIERS IN ALL BEDROOMS *
AND MUCH, MUCH MORE AWAIT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS AT WAPITI LODGE ***Availability Calendar kept current*** **** 7th night is free except during Christmas and New Years**** ALL NEW KITCHEN COMPLETED DEC. 2010 INCLUDES SUB ZERO REFRIGERATOR.
Come enjoy our wonderful vacation home in Breckenridge. As renters ourselves for many years and as owners who enjoy staying at Wapiti Lodge as much as we can, we have furnished, equipped and 'amenitized' our home with YOUR stay in mind. Our home is 4000 square feet, with 8 Bedrooms (4 are master suites), 6 Bathrooms, a great room, a family room and a game room with a pool/ping-pong table. It sleeps up to 19 (14 adults max.) and has plenty of room inside and out. Relax in the hot tub after a hard day of skiing or hiking. Curl up with a book by a warm fire. Challenge a friend to a game of pool. Tackle a 1000 piece puzzle. Sit on the swing in the backyard and listen to the Blue River as it runs by. Watch one of your favorite old movies on the 47 inch HDTV. Have fun cooking a meal for friends and family in a kitchen that has everything you need. And then there is the town of Breckenridge with all it has to offer. At Wapiti Lodge you are just a short walk to town and the Free Ride Breckenridge's free bus service) bus stop is one door up.
There are eight bedrooms. Six are upstairs. They are:
1) Master #1:King bed, private bath and private balcony, HDTV/DVD (2) 2) Master #2:Queen bed, private bath and private balcony, HDTV (2) 3) Master #3:Queen bed and private bath, HDTV (2) 4) Master #4:Queen bed and private bath, HDTV/DVD (2) 5) The 5th bedroom has a full/twin bunk(3) 6) The 6th bedroom has 2 twins, they share a hall bath. (2)
There are two bedrooms downstairs. They are: 7) The 7th bedroom has a twin bunk bed, en suite sink (2) 8) The 8th bedroom has 2 sets of twin bunk beds, share downstairs bathroom (4)
Wapiti Lodge has a great room with a wood burning fireplace (wood provided), a family room with 47 inch HDTV (with expanded channels) and a DVD player as well as a game room with a pool/ping pong table. All master suites have their own flat screen HDTV. Two of the master bedrooms also have DVD players.The fully equipped kitchen is large and open to the dining room and great room for optimal socializing with the cook(s). The dining room has two tables that can be arranged for your group's needs. Twelve chairs are around the tables and there are 6 padded folding chairs which can be brought in if needed. The dining room also has a bar console so you can set up for cocktails out of the way of the cooks. The kitchen counter bar has seating for four. The house has several child friendly amenities including two pac-n-plays, booster seat, table and chairs and sleds. The backyard has a children’s jungle gym and swing set. There are two decks with deck furniture.
The pantry/utility room has a large capacity washer and dryer, laundry sink and plenty of storage room . The house has two 75 gallon hot water heaters so you’ll have more than enough hot water for everyone in your group. The kitchen was totally redone in Dec. of 2010 with all new countertops, appliances and cabinets. The kitchen has two ovens, a 5 burner gas cook top, 2 microwaves, dishwasher and a Sub Zero refrigerator. The kitchen is equipped with everything you would need to cook and serve for 20. A second refrigerator is in the game room.
Breckenridge is the ideal location for both summer and winter vacations. It puts you in the middle of world class skiing, snowboarding, fishing, and golfing, so whatever the season there is always a reason for Breckenridge.
This is a hall bathroom that bedrooms 5 and 6 use....moreless
Bathroom 6: toilet, shower
This bathroom is downstairs; used by bedrooms 7 and 8....moreless
Two Refrigerators, Blender, 2 Coffee Makers, Coffee Grinder, Rice Cooker, Crock Pot, Excellent selection of pots and pans, down comforters, extra pillows and blankets in all bedrooms, Ski storage room with separate entrance, 16 Boot and 16 Glove Dryers, Wireless Internet Access, Gas Grill on deck, XBox 360, Sonos speaker system, Hair Dryers in All Bathrooms, High quality Humidifiers for all the bedrooms, Games, Books, Puzzles...moreless
Large variety of books to choose from. Many books on the local area, including things to do and hikes to take....moreless
Books For Adults
Game room has pool table and ping pong table top....moreless
Good selection of games- many of the traditional favorites like Monopoly and Yatzee and new ones like Apples to Apples...moreless
Games For Kids
Ping Pong Table
Satellite / Cable:
(5) 47 Inch HDTV with expanded premium channels in family room. Four masters suites have flat screen TV's....moreless
Sonos music system with ability to play your own music or access a 'radio' station like Pandora...moreless
Nice selection of toys including puzzles, kinex, blocks, poker chips, cards, and dice...moreless
(2) Deck furniture with seating for 6. Children's swing set, adult swing and garden bench...moreless
Breckenridge has a 27 hole public golf course that is very highly rated....moreless
Outdoor Grill Gas
Ski & Snowboard
Pool / Spa
Located on the deck off of the family room. Several spa towels available for hot tub use. The hot tub is equipped with a handle for ease in getting in and out. The hot tub is serviced professionally....moreless
Thanksgiving 2015 Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015 5 night min stay
Early Ski 2015 Nov 29 - Dec 18, 2015 4 night min stay
Holiday 2015/16 Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2016 6 night min stay
Low Ski 2016 Jan 3 - Feb 12, 2016 5 night min stay
President's Week Feb 13 - Feb 19, 2016 7 night min stay
High Ski 2016 Feb 20 - Apr 1, 2016 5 night min stay
Spring Ski 2016 Apr 2 - Apr 16, 2016 4 night min stay
Spring 2016 Apr 17 - Jun 3, 2016 2 night min stay
Summer 2016 Jun 4 - Aug 27, 2016 4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Cleaning Fee$350 + tax
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Rates are subject to change until the rental is confirmed.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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About the owner: The Russell Clan currently lives all over the country - Illinois, Nevada, Colorado, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida - but share a love for Colorado which began in 1983 when Grandparents Phil and Connie were stationed at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center in Denver. The love continued when son Richard and new bride moved to the Denver area in 1998. Grandson Russell followed in 2003 to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado springs. Other family members, no longer able to stay away, joined together to purchase Wapiti Lodge, a home gracious and spacious enough for all of us to be together.
Why the Owner Chose Warrior's Mark: What's not to love about Breckenridge? It is a wonderful mountain town with something for everyone and a town with as much to do in the summer as in the winter. Breckenridge gives us a wonderful respite from the sweltering heat and humidity back East and some true winter weather absent from the South. Its proximity to Denver makes it easily accessible for those who have to fly to Colorado. We can be in Breckeridge in under two hours after landing at DIA. Access to world class fly fishing, skiing, dining, shopping, hiking, not to mention the surrounding beauty and scenery made Breckenridge an easy choice.
The Unique Benefits at this House: After the home itself, with all its charm and comfort, the second most wonderful thing about Wapiti Lodge is its proximity to town. Katie and Doug often walk into town in the morning for a breakfast burrito. Connie and Phil are known to walk to town to get the paper. Ellen (the big shopper of the family)is usually able to convince someone to walk into town to go shopping. Richard and Krisitie's three girls, age 4, 6, and 7 love to walk to town knowing they can always take the bus home (the shuttle stop is one door up). And the whole family has been known to walk into town after dinner for ice cream. In the winter when the weather does not permit you to walk, the free shuttle takes just minutes to get to the base Peak 9, downtown, or the Gondola. The shuttle is frequent, reliable and easy to use.