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Cozy Cabin in the Heart of it All - Unbeatable Location!

Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

The Crested Butte Love Shack - A fully decked-out Cabin in the heart of downtown CB.

Experience a piece of Crested Butte, Colorado history. This updated Cabin is one of the original Crested Butte structures dating back to the mining era of the 1890's. Just steps from historic Elk Avenue, the location cannot be beat. Shopping, dining, recreation trails, and the mountain (ski) shuttle bus are close by. The view of Mount Crested Butte from the Cabin is inspirational. Winter cross-county trails and summer wildflower hikes start a block from the front door.

This cozy, open-concept Cabin, filled with light and character, features a loft sleeping area, one bathroom, and a fully outfitted kitchen - perfect for a couple but in a pinch, it can also accommodate two more on a comfy queen futon in the living area. (Or, if loft sleeping isn't your thing, the futon can be set up as a bed prior to your arrival to make this Cabin perfect studio-like accommodations for 2 guests.) The exterior has a fenced-in yard with seating areas and a propane grill. There is also a locked shed to house any skis/bikes/gear you bring with you.

If you are looking for history mixed with the latest technology (including security enabled high-speed wireless internet and DirecTv with satellite radio), you will find it here. This intimate, comfortable Cabin proves that great vacations and memories can come in small packages...

This non-traditional Cabin is perfect for the young-at-heart! It is located on First Street in Crested Butte, Colorado (just off of Elk Ave) - scroll down to the map below to see the fantastic location. Well behaved pets are welcome for a small fee.

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

About Sheryl

Welcome to the magical land that is Crested Butte. We're glad you found us. Both Sheryl and Trevor have a long history with this wonderful town...separately finding our way here sometime around 1993 from New Hampshire and Vermont, respectively. Although we were both ski/snowboard bums around the same time, we never met until we were both daily-grind career types in Boston 7 years later. We shared similar friends in Boston and, low and behold, after our first conversation, we found out we had a lot of the same Crested Butte friends as well. Synchronicity. If you believe in the concept, you'll find it runs heavy here. In 2002, Trevor and Sheryl moved back to Colorado, bought this little cabin and nicknamed it the Love Shack. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Sheryl purchased this cabin in 2002

Why Sheryl chose Crested Butte

After traveling around the world, we both agree - Crested Butte is truly one of the most beautiful places either of us has ever been. We think you'll agree, too.


Crested Butte Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • As our guest, you assume 100% liability for personal bodily injury while in transit to, while on the property of, or/and while in our vacation rental.
  • We assume no liability.
  • We do not give refunds for shortened stays or inclement weather.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom with tub/shower combo -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Loft Bedroom - 1 queen , This is an open-concept / ladder-accessed loft bedroom.
    Futon - 1 queen , Queen futon in main living area.
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis


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Cozy Cabin in the Heart of it All - Unbeatable Location!
average rating of 4.645161 based on 62 reviews
Telluride, CO

We got exactly what we were expecting.

  • 4 of 5

It was very cozy. It was only a few doors from historic Crested Butte. We enjoyed the experience very much!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing. Cozy and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved the location, the backyard, and the feeling of being right at home. I would highly recommend

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Loved staying here! Great location at the end of town. Easy to get everywhere and loved the parking spot. Bike storage in the shed was great! Rode straight out of town and on to all of the trails! Blast to have for Bike Week!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice little cabin

  • 5 of 5

Location is great if you like being downtown. Doughnuts are less than minute away!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great little cabin in perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Great little cabin in perfect location!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indian Hills, Co

Cute place, walk to everything

  • 4 of 5

My husband and our dog Mona and I enjoyed our stay in Crested Butte. The cabin is so close to everything that you can pretty much walk everywhere, and there's a shuttle if you ski. Everyone was friendly and we loved all the snow! We went out to shovel the morning after we arrived and two or three guys pulled up with shovels and snowblowers and cleared our sidewalk and the area out in back of the cabin for us. They were friendly and gave us tips on where we could hike/snowshoe. Recommend eating at the Secret Stash - mmmmm! And the people are great! We'll be making another trip to CB - soon I hope!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Pet Fee $45

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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