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  • AMAZING HOME

    "From the moment we drove up for the week after Christmas, we were greeted with the loveliest most charming home! It was decorated for the holiday season and even had a Christmas tree still up. My kids loved it! It had all that we could have needed to make ourselves at home for the week, even a highchair and a pack-n-play! There was room enough for all of us to spread out and a great back yard area. My son loved the Wii and my younger girls were excited to see that there were toys for them to play with. Absolutely perfect!!!"
    Guest: Melanie R. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 12, 2015
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  • excellent owner nice place

    "Well-stocked, wonderfully decorated condo that met all our needs as a family of 3. Rich's response to our minor issue was quick and excellent - somebody had swiped the propane tank from the grill, and Rich was able to have the tank replaced in a matter of hours!!! Expect the usual spices and supplies in the kitchen, then expect much more! The kitchen in this condo has more stuff than the one in our actual house. The condo is incredibly suitable for a small family like ours, and we enjoyed it immensely. Clean! Awesome TV for super bowl weekend. FYI - UPS delivers to the door. Internet is DSL. Sleds provided. Location is convenient to slopes, shops and resort amenities. Awesome and easy transaction, would highly recommend."
    Guest: Erin Y. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 6, 2015
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  • Weekend ski retreat

    "What a great find! Comfortable and warm with plenty of space for a great family getaway. Super convenient access to the ski slopes. Not quite a ski-in/ski-out, but we've had longer walks from our rooms at some of the larger ski-in/ski-out resorts. Hate to make it sound too good as we would like to book future dates and don't want too many people to know about this secret gem, but it truly is one of the best values we have found so far in the area. Thanks for such a great stay!"
    Guest: Winter Adventurers Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 5, 2015
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  • perfect...could not ask for more!

    "Clean convenient character and charm Great place!"
    Guest: sunnyboy Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 3, 2015
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Southwest Travel Tips

Southwest Colorado is a popular vacation destination and deservedly so. With stunning natural mountain scenery, a host of national forests and endless hiking and biking trails, outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the many diverse activities which this area has to offer. During the winter, Colorado has excellent ski slopes with all the amenities including snowmobiling trails for getting around. During the summer, relax and enjoy communing with nature or explore one of the delightful communities in the area. With a mix of local history, architecture, museums and restaurants, your first visit to Southwest Colorado is unlikely to be your last!

Discover the Advantages of Choosing Southwest Colorado Vacation Rentals

Once you have experienced the flexibility, space and convenience of renting your own vacation home, you will never want to go back to using hotel rooms. Well located with stunning views, a spacious log cabin or vacation apartment offers all the comforts of home. Most vacation rentals in southwest Colorado have a comfortable living area, at least one bathroom, and a full kitchen so that dining-in can be a money-saving option. Game rooms, internet access and wood-burning fireplaces are welcome amenities too.

Outdoor Enthusiasts Will Love Southwest Colorado Cabins!

Along with an excellent range of ski slopes, the area has miles of recreational paths and hiking trails. For those who prefer a less energetic option, there are scenic drives such as the delightful Gothic Loop over Paradise Divide. There is great fishing in the larger rivers, or go kayaking or rafting in the summer months. Rock climbing is also available in the San Juan Mountains. Whatever you choose to do, southwest Colorado has it all.

The Best Time to Enjoy Beautiful Southwest Colorado

Colorado enjoys four distinct seasons with generally mild temperatures. Winters are sunny and pleasant (typically 40 to 45 F during the day and below freezing at night) while summers are warm with a dry heat which is ideal for outdoor activities. Flower enthusiasts will want to visit in late spring when there is an abundance of wildflowers. The area has one to two inches of rainfall per month which falls as snow from December through March, making it popular with snowsports enthusiasts.

Fascinating Neighborhoods in Southwest Colorado

Crested Butte vacation is a great favorite with winter sports enthusiasts and some vacation rentals are just minutes from the ski slopes. During warmer seasons, Crested Butte is close to huge expanses of National Forest and wilderness with trailheads starting at your doorstep. It also has a movie theater, shopping, restaurants, and an arts center. Further afield, Durango is home to the Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. You could also head for the natural Hot Springs at Trimble in the San Juan National Forest. The stunning setting around the small town of Telluride lodging is well worth the drive. Telluride hosts many festivals and is also home to the 18-hole Championship Golf Course, said to be the highest and most beautiful golf course in the U.S.

Getting Around Southwest Colorado

The easiest way to reach your southwest Colorado lodging is by car. Fly in to Colorado Springs International airport and hire a car. It is an approximately three-hour drive from your southwest Colorado vacation rental. Telluride is 180 miles away and Crested Butte is 123 miles from Colorado Springs. Albuquerque International Sunport is the closest airport to Durango, 169 miles away.

Once you are settled in, exploring the natural beauty of the area from your southwest Colorado lodging can best be enjoyed with scenic walks, hikes or on bicycles. The more adventurous may choose kayaking, boating, horseback riding or even motorbiking for getting around.

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