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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:20
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Property description

WELCOME HOME! Arrive-Unpack-Enjoy !

The Colorado Retreat at Saxon Mountain is wonderfully outfitted to fit all of your needs. From the huge curved living area to the large open kitchen and dining area, you will feel warm and welcome. Service for 20 but with space for over 30!

Your Master bedroom (with queen bed) and master bath with a two-person jetted jacuzzi, provides a beautiful and private space to relax.

Upstairs!! Two bedrooms contain either a queen bed or two twins/king. Both have a convertible sofa for your children. These rooms share a full bath.

The Lower level " Bunk Room" is a 'Great Family Room'. It is a wonderful area for entertainment with billiards and Xfinity. Here you have 3 double beds and a set of single bunkbeds set up to provide comfort and security. And of course the living room has one queen sofa bed available.

On the back deck 'outside under the stars' is a six-person hot tub with plenty of towels to go around, but bring your suits.

The Colorado Retreat at Saxon Mountain is perfect for small wedding ceremonies, rehearsal dinners and day after reception gatherings. Annual family reunions and celebrations for returning military members round out the majority of folks who enjoy the Retreat.

Every year many youth and church groups enjoy their events with us. Retreats of all kinds, corporate, church or youth trips find the Retreat to be a perfect location because of the space and the amenites provided such as the 50' Smart TV combined with xfinity access, high speed internet which allows TV connection to Facebook, Youtube etc.

Thanks for choosing to spend your time at our special home. We know you will just love it.

Your Hosts,
Butch and Deb

P.S. Rocky Mountain National Park has 1 14teener to climb. We have three!



Keywords: Colorado, Rocky Mountains, family lodging, great rates, steam railroad, ziplining, rafting, mine tours, Corporate Retreat, Skiing, Vacation Rental, Monthly Rental, Thinking into Results, Proctor Gallager Institute, CBA Coaching LLC, true Budget lodging.

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Owner

Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We do not have a fenced yard A medium dog kennel is available...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    there are limitations but it is just a short way from the drive to inside the main level, which has bed-bath-living and kitchen. No need to walk the stairs...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 2-20

  • Master: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    ...moreless

  • Lower Great Room: 3 double, 1 bunk bed

    This room is Great!...moreless

  • Zach's Hideout: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    twins convert to King...moreless

  • Kate's Retreat: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • master bedroom is a Queen, Upstairs bedroom #1 is a queen with a full sofa bed, Upstairs bedroom #2 is twins that convert to a king and with a full sofa bed Living room has one hideabed Lower great room has 3 fulls and 1 bunkbed set...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • master bath: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    twin sinks...moreless

  • upper level: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • powder room: toilet

    ...moreless

  • bunkroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • They all are outfitted with towels, paper goods, shampoo and soaps, conditioners, hand soaps, sanitizer...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    feel free to leave one take one...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (5)...moreless

  • Television:

    The Main living area has a 50' Smart TV with connections for your computer also. The 3 upper bedrooms all have flatscreens with connection to xfinity. ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    many DVD's ...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Saxon Mountain-Woodchuck Peak-Guanella Pass...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Two large tables seat 15 plus food bar seats 5 and nook table seats 3...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 20 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    softer sheets are provided...moreless

  • Garage:

    oversized 2 car...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    xfinity Comcast system, access code provided at check in...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    3 couches...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    soap is provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    access throughout the Retreat...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    We do allow you to bring your own catering service to the Retreat...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    We provide a 12 cup and 44 cup coffee maker.we provide a supply of coffee you are welcome to use....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    we have crock pot, bread maker, pancake grill, mixer etc...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer:

    one in kitchen with icemaker and one in lower area garage...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    We are fully equipped for your needs. Service for 20...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Jenn-Air...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) These are small decks. The top one has the BBQ and wood picnic table and the lower one has the hot tub...moreless

  • Golf

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    six person Sundance Rio cleaned filled for each arrival...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    this is a beautiful 2 person KOHLER jacuzzi...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 47 traveler reviews
Anyone for a game of pool? 07/21/2008

VRBO Bear stayed here:


Holy bear cubs, this place is amazing! I arrived with my seven new human friends and two new canine friends at this pet-friendly mountain home and had to immediately check out every room in the house. Everything was just as the photos depicted and then some! We walked downstairs, saw the pool table, and it was all over. Game on! Between the pool table and the hot tub, I’m not sure which was the bigger hit.

The home is wonderfully decorated to make visitors feel comfortable. Even the large open areas had a cozy atmosphere. DirecTV is provided in each of the bedrooms. In the kitchen we found everything we needed to cook our meals. For those of you who like outdoor barbecues, there was a nice new grill.

If you prefer to dine out, you'll find some rustic and unique places to choose from in town. Our favorite was The Red Ram! For a great after-dinner treat, we stopped at Georgetown Valley Candy Company, where they make most of their own candy by hand.

Looking for adventure? It’s all around! Check out the hiking trails, starting with the one just outside the front door. There’s also my favorite activity - fishing! Georgetown Lake is just down the hill. Scenery abounds! All you need to do is look out the windows and right up a mountain.

If you’re looking for a mountain getaway, I guarantee you won’t be disappointed with this top notch vacation rental!

The VRBO Bear

The VRBO Bear
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Ski Season
Dec 1 - Apr 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$490
$3,000 $6,000
spring
Apr 17 - May 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$425
$2,700 $5,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$525
$3,200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 9.9%

Notes:

With the security system it is very important to call the check in number when you arrive so the alarms can be confirmed as disabled and the same for check out, so the alarms can be turned back on.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

53 Miles
Nearest Airport
DIA in Denver, Colorado
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Historic Red Ram
800 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lee's Ferry
25 Miles
Nearest Golf
Silverthorne, Evergreen or Grand Lake
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Georgetown Loop Railroad in Town
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-70
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Alpine
13 Miles
Nearest Ski
Loveland Basin and Loveland Valley
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
Chatfield Reservoir for swimming

Car: Necessary

You are in the Georgetown-Silverplume National Historic Dictrict so there are plenty of historic things to see and do such as mine tours, pan for gold, Horseback riding, Mountain climbing, mountain biking, snowshoeing, Hike the 14teeners, go ATV'ing or jeeping,, ice skating, zip-lining, wine tasting,and many more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: Hi, Welcome to Saxon Mountain Retreat! After living in Breckenridge for 27 years (let it snow, snow, snow) we needed to find a more sane and relaxing location. This is Georgetown! At Saxon Mountain, we found the PERFECT home for our active lifestyle-hiking and biking right from our front door. We especially like NOT having to live with a snow shovel in my purse. We LOVE the evening walks to see the deer, fox and other critters that abound. We know you will love our custom home and its spaciousness, warmth and many momentos from our travels!

Why the Owner Chose Georgetown, CO, USA:
Georgetown is centrally located for all of the Rocky Mountain outdoor recreation activites we could want plus we have 7 world class ski resorts within a hours drive. There is historic Central City and Blackhawk casinos within the hour. Two nation scenic byways, 4 fourteeners, gold and silver mines, museums, and hot springs are all right here or very close by.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Besides the hiking, Mountain Biking and wildlife exposure that starts right at the front door, we can fish in Clear Creek or walk the Continental Divide. It's nice to be able to quickly get to Denver for a Bronco game, or a Rockies baseball game and then come home to peace and quiet, cool summer air and great neighbors. For the small business or corporate meeting it is perfect also for intense personal training or education.


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Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/01/2016

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Photos

  • Your vacation dreams start right here.

    Your vacation dreams start right here.

  • cozy and warm with a smart tv '50'

    cozy and warm with a smart tv '50'

  • Great dining area has service and seating for 20 or more.

    Great dining area has service and seating for 20 or more.

  • Cozy Master Bedroom on Main Level with walk in closet and 5 piece bath.

    Cozy Master Bedroom on Main Level with walk in closet and 5 piece bath.

  • Even when the home is full of friends, it is spacious.

    Even when the home is full of friends, it is spacious.

  • Upstairs Guest Room has queen and full couch bed for kids.

    Upstairs Guest Room has queen and full couch bed for kids.

  • lower bunk bedroom with pool table

    lower bunk bedroom with pool table

  • well we do get snow

    well we do get snow

  • Mountain living is great

    Mountain living is great

  • Outside the front door

    Outside the front door

  • Historic Georgetown and its beautiful Lake! Ice racing in the winter

    Historic Georgetown and its beautiful Lake! Ice racing in the winter

  • quite the feature to ride on

    quite the feature to ride on

  • Perfect for entertaining a large family, couch is hide-a-bed tooooo!

    Perfect for entertaining a large family, couch is hide-a-bed tooooo!

  • Spacious to fit all of your family, friends or business associates.

    Spacious to fit all of your family, friends or business associates.

  • Plenty of light to prepare your fine cuisine by

    Plenty of light to prepare your fine cuisine by

  • Fantasic two person lovers jacuzzi!

    Fantasic two person lovers jacuzzi!

  • great generational reunions

    great generational reunions

  • Upstairs Guest Room No. 2 converts to King Bed and has couch bed for kids.

    Upstairs Guest Room No. 2 converts to King Bed and has couch bed for kids.

  • Happy Happy Guests

    Happy Happy Guests

  • Front deck with BBQ

    Front deck with BBQ

  • What was That!

    What was That!

  • great scenery to paint or capture on film

    great scenery to paint or capture on film

  • Ride the loop! Get Married on the Loop!

    Ride the loop! Get Married on the Loop!

  • The Trail to the top of Saxon Mountain starts right here at your front door

    The Trail to the top of Saxon Mountain starts right here at your front door

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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