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PIKES PEAK COTTAGE BY GARDEN OF THE GODS, 3 BEDROOMS, 1 FULL BATHROOM, (sleeps 4-6) is located on a quiet street in the heart of LOCAL ATTRACTIONS. It offers a beautiful view of Pikes Peak from the 'picture' window and the front porch. Location is the key. Most of attractions are 1-2 miles away.
The house has 3 bedrooms each furnished with a queen size bed, a living room with comfortable leather furniture, a dining room for 6-8 guests, full kitchen, and a breakfast room. Big fenced backyard with a BBQ grill and a patio.
Restaurants, shops, parks and some attractions are within a walking distance from the property. Communal pool is just 2 miles away. Garden of the Gods is less than 2 miles away.
The cottage is located in Old Colorado City, a historic town and a former capital of the State of Colorado, about 2 miles to Manitou Springs (another historic town) and less than a 2 miles to Garden of the Gods and about five minutes to downtown Colorado Springs. It is only four blocks to National Historic District of Old Colorado City with its restaurants, antique shops, art galleries and museums. There is a supermarket only 3 blocks away if you need any groceries.
There are two parks right by the property too. There are Academy Stables near by the property for horseback riding. There are tons of activities for kids and adults: Indian Cliff Dwellings, Cave of the Winds, Pikes Peak Cog Rail, Miramont Castle, Santa's Workshop, Seven Falls, Air Force Academy, Museums, Restaurants, etc. There are a lot of trails, creeks, lakes around. We like to hike in Red Rock Canyon/Open space and have a picnic there sometimes.. There is our favorite Rudy's BBQ right by Red Rock Canyon.
*** OLD COLORADO CITY HISTORIC DISTRICT *** ANASAZI CLIFF DWELLINGS *** CAVE OF THE WINDS*** MIRAMONT CASTLE AND MUSEUM *** GARDEN OF THE GODS *** PIKES PEAK COG RAIL *** NORTH POLE/SANTA'S WORKSHOP *** GHOST TOWN MUSEUM *** AIR FORCE ACADEMY *** SEVEN FALLS *** FLYING W RANCH *** CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN ZOO *** IRON SPRINGS MELODRAMA *** PENNY ARCADE *** WESTERN MUSEUM OF MINING & INDUSTRY *** HISTORIC BROADMOOR HOTEL *** PRO RODEO MUSEUM/ HALL OF FAME *** MANITOU SPRINGS HISTORIC DISTRICT *** PIKES PEAK *** COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER *** FORT CARSON *** PIKES PEAK INTL RACEWAY *** PIONEERS MUSEUM *** VAN BRIGGLE ART POTTERY *** WORLD FIGURE SKATING MUSEUM *** WORLD ICE ARENA *** ROYAL GORGE BRIDGE/PARK *** ROCK LEDGE RANCH *** FOCUS ON THE FAMILY *** MOLLIE KATHLEEN GOLD MINE *** HISTORIC CRIPPLE CREEK: CASINOS & VICTOR NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD *** ECHO CANYON RIVER EXPEDITIONS *** HOT SPRINGS AND COOL RAFTING ON ARKANSAS RIVER *** WOODLAND PARK - DINOSAUR MUSEUM, SHOPS, RESTAURANTS.
PEAK/HOLIDAYS/SPRING BREAK May 1 - Sep 30, 2015 6 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
OFF PEAK Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2016 2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Service Fee$50 + tax
Refundable Damage Deposit$350
Pet Fee$50 + tax
Cleaning Fee$95 + tax
Cancellation 60 days before your arrival if we re-book the property for your dates.
$250 cancellation fee may apply
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Ghost Town Museum
400 South 21st Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3755
A fun place to take the family, Ghost Town Wild West Museum is part historic attraction, part theme park. Made up of authentic 19th-century buildings relocated from other parts of Colorado
Miramont Castle Museum
9 Capitol Hill Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1618
Miramont Castle was added to the National Register of Historic Places on May 3, 1977. Achieving national landmark status is a tribute to the building's historic heritage and architectural variety
Manitou Cliff Dwelling
Manitou Springs, Colorado
The Manitou Cliff Dwellings is a rare historical treasure. Preserved under a protective red sandstone overhang, authentic Anasazi cliff dwellings, built more than 700 years ago, await you here.
Rock Ledge Ranch
3202 Chambers Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-1246
The Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site is an educational, non-profit living history farm and museum that depicts life in the Pikes Peak region in four time periods: American Indian area in 1775; 1860’s Galloway Homestead; 1880’s Chambers Home and Ranch; 1907 Edwardian Country Estate.
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
515 Ruxton Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Historic (opened in 1891) and unique train (ASME engineering landmark) to top of Colorado, 14,110 ft. Route winds past waterfalls, forests of pine/aspen. Panoramic views, wildlife. Now open year-round
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Mc Allister House Museum
423 North Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903; (719) 635-7925
This Gothic cottage, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is a good place for a quick look at the Colorado of the late 19th century.
818 North Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903; (719) 632-2646
Operated by the American Numismatic Association, this museum is the largest collection of its kind west of the Smithsonian Institution, consisting of four galleries of coins, tokens, medals, and paper money from around the world.
Cave of the Winds
Cave of the Winds Road
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Discovered in 1881, Cave of the Winds has been a premier Colorado attraction for travelers for over a century. Explore amazing caverns, experience total cave darkness, and marvel at the beauty of formations hundreds of thousands of years old.
The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS; formerly CU-Springs) is a campus of the University of Colorado System, the state university system of Colorado
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Jake and Telly's Greek Taverna; Spice Island Grill
Kissing Camels Golf Course
PIKES PEAK COG RAIL 5 mi; ROYAL GORGE RR 48 mi
Bon Ton's Cafe; Front Range BBQ; Mason Jar
Echo Mountain - 100 mi; Loveland - 110 mi;
BEAUTIFUL PARKS, RED ROCK CANYON OPEN SPACE, GARDEN OF THE GODS IS LESS THAN 2 MILES AWAY. View Rocky Mountains and Pikes Peak right from most windows. Located in the very HEART of Pikes Peak Area with all the attraction surrounding it. Walking distance to historic district, RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING, etc.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: OUR KIDS LOVE GARDEN OF THE GODS, INDIAN CLIFF DWELLINGS, CAVE OF THE WINDS AND PIKES PEAK REGION IN GENERAL - THE BEST PLAYGROUND IN THE WORLD!
Why the Owner Chose Colorado Springs: GREAT LOCATION IN THE MIDDLE OF ALL LOCAL ATTRACTIONS, JUST 5 BLOCKS TO HISTORIC DISTRICT OF OLD COLORADO CITY(COLORADO HISTORIC CAPITAL), ABOUT A MILE TO GARDEN OF THE GODS, 2-3 MILES TO MANITOU SPRINGS FAMOUS FOR ITS MINERAL SPRINGS, PIKES PEAK COG RAIL, INDIAN CLIFF DWELLINGS, CAVES OF THE WINDS, ETC...
YOU CAN WALK TO THE LIBRARY, RESTAURANTS, MUSEUMS, SHOPS, SUPERMARKET; SOME PEOPLE WALK TO GARDEN OF THE GODS!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: GORGEOUS VIEW OF PIKES PEAK, QUIET STREET AND QUIET NEIGHBORHOOD, BIG FENCED BACKYARD WITH BBQ GRILL, PRIVATE AND PEACEFUL...
SOME DEER COME RIGHT TO THE PROPERTY TO SEE US!
TWO SQUIRRELS LIVE IN OUR BACKYARD.