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Secluded Mountain Retreat Nestled Among Woods and Stream

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft + Office, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

Nestled among the pines and aspen in Colorado's scenic Blue River Valley is a secluded mountain vacation getaway. Kirby Creek Lodge---named after a beloved family dog---is nestled in 1.5-acres of woods, a wild meadow and wetlands along the banks of Kirby Creek, a bubbling mountain stream where miners once prospected for gold.

Kirby Creek Lodge is a new, architect-designed home with four bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms, gourmet kitchen, study, and two decks with south and west exposures that provide wonderful mountain views and sun throughout the day. This home was designed for a family that enjoys time together and appreciates quiet spaces for reading or reflection.

The home includes two fireplaces, spacious great room and loft, family room with a surround-sound entertainment center, gas grill, steam shower and outdoor hot tub. Window seats on every level provide quiet nooks for reading or solitude. For those who want to combine work and play.

Kirby Creek Lodge is well suited for two families with young children or teenagers or up to four adult couples. It provides an inviting setting for a good book and wonderful mountain views, or an easy drive to the diverse world of activities in the Breckenridge area. It is located less than a mile from Quandary Peak, one of Colorado's majestic 14,000-foot mountains, and is minutes from skiing, shopping, dining, music and nightlife.

In addition to the 10-mile range of ski slopes for which Breckenridge is famous, other world class skiing is within 45 minutes' drive, including Vail, Copper, Keystone, Beaver Creek, Loveland and Arapahoe Basin. Fishing, golf, hiking, rafting, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, road and mountain biking, ice skating and horseback riding make the Breckenridge area a year-around destination for outdoor activities.

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2017

About The Owner

We hope you enjoy our wonderful home!

The Owner purchased this house in 2003

Why The Owner chose Northwest

We find the size and beauty of the mountains energizing and peaceful at the same time. Our home is on a beautiful piece of land that gives us much privacy and great views of our surroundings. At the same time, we are a short drive to all that Breckenridge has to offer, with its many outdoor activities, restaurants and shopping.

What makes this house unique

In addition to exploring Breckenridge and the great outdoors, when at our home, there are many places to sit in the sun, read a book, or enjoy a long soak in the hot tub. We enjoy cooking, and our big kitchen and dining area is a great place to entertain friends.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The home is a dream! We hope to visit again some day. Thank you!
Jan 2004
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Amenities

Breckenridge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • water skiing
Notes:
Access to Summit County bus line, Fireplaces, Satellite TV/DVD/VCR/surround sound, Gourmet Kitchen

Reviews

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(4 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

Beautiful House and Great Owners

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Kirby Creek. The house is beautiful and no detail is overlooked; from the monogrammed towels to the steam shower to the well appointed kitchen. It doesn't get much nicer than Kirby Creek!

The owner was quick to get us the information we needed for our stay and was great to work with. We hope to be back again in the near future. I would highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greenville, NC
5

Everything You Want and Expect!

  • 5 of 5

You walk into an immaculately clean home that is both warm and inviting. The floor to ceiling windows make the mountains an integral part of the experience. The hot tub was well maintained and easy to use. The wet bar downstairs was a nice plus and convenient to the hot tub. The location is close to Breckenridge so easy to run into town anytime we wanted. We can't say enough good things! You will not be disappointed. We've stayed in Blue River three times and this is by far the most complete package yet. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Centennial, CO
5

Heaven!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible time staying here over the Thanksgiving holiday last year! We are already hoping to return soon! The accomodations were exactly as described - and perfect for multiple families! The kitchen was well stocked and everytime we thought we had seen it all, we came across another luxury! The hot tub was perfect and the master suite was fabulous! What an amazing place!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saint Louis, MO
5

A Wonderful August Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We shared this spacious, luxurious home with three other families and had plenty of room to spare. We especially enjoyed the two different family areas, the in-ceiling/whole-house sound system, and the fully stocked, state-of-the-art kitchen. Trail heads for McCollough Gulch, Crystal Lakes, Blue Lakes, Quandary Peak and Mohawk Lakes were all 5-10 minutes away. It's an easy drive to town, too. You'll find some great literature around the house, too. I hope we have a chance to visit again.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $1,000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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