Award-Winning Cow Creek Suite: Edge-of-Town Quiet Comfort, Convenience & Views!(53 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review
About the Property
Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)
With great second-story views of adjacent meadows and the surrounding San Juan Mountains, you will love this family friendly, two-bedroom property featuring private full bath, laundry, and fully-equipped kitchen and dining facilities. The suite is smoke and pet free and features allergen barrier bedding and an AccuClean(TM) Whole Home Air Filtration System.
Offering 1,000 square feet of living space, the large, open great room and vaulted ceilings throughout provide spacious living quarters. Private decks facing east and west let you enjoy sun or shade any time of day. With a queen bed in one bedroom and two twin beds in the other, the suite comfortably sleeps four (five with a youngster on the available cot).
With 400 thread-count 100% cotton sheets, plush carpeting, high-speed, secure wireless internet service by CenturyLink, premium HDTV service by Dish Network with 'The Hopper', custom woodwork and historical area photographs and art, this spacious suite is outfitted to be your favorite home away from home.
The convenient, edge-of-town location is as quiet as it gets, yet directly across the street you can access Ridgway's network of wide, pedestrian and bike friendly sidewalks for a quick, easy walk or ride into the center of town and all of Ridgway's many fine restaurants, shops, and attractions - including the Ridgway Visitor Center, Railroad Museum, Town Park, County Fairgrounds, and the River Trail. (The River Trail traverses the Uncompahgre River corridor to Dennis Weaver Memorial Park, Ridgway State Park, and the awesome hiking trails and single track mountain bike paths surrounding Ridgway.)
SUMMER GUESTS PLEASE NOTE! Thanks in part to a growing family of repeat guests, half the suite's summer dates are typically reserved by January 1st so if you have specific dates in mind please book early.
NOT AVAILABLE? If Cow Creek Suite is booked for the dates you want and you're a party of just one or two guests, be sure and check out our brand new Cow Creek Suite For Two. Just type its vrbo property ID number (597318) in the vrbo search bar, check the calendar and let us know if any of its open dates work for you.
MONTHLY RATES: Subject to availability, during the months of November through April we offer fully furnished monthly rates of $1695 all inclusive, discounted to $1595 for three months or more, and $1495 for all six months. Included are all utilities and town services (water and sewer, weekly trash and recyclables pick up), secure high-speed internet service from CenturyLink, premium HDTV service including "The Hopper" from Dish Network, and one professional housecleaning per month. There are no taxes on monthly rentals. Please inquire to be sure you get this special rate which the HomeAway/VRBO system cannot accurately quote. Also, if some dates are booked during November through April for a month or months you would like to rent you can have the available dates at a further reduced rate just ask.
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970 275 4700
Member since: 2007
- On floor 2
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed:
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
- Child Beds (1) Folding Cot.
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Housekeeper Optional
VRBO Bear stayed here:
This apartment is ideally located right in Ridgway and offers one of the best views of the mountains. Close to everything on the Western Slope, when you stay here, you’ll feel like you’re in the middle of it all.
Thanks to the hosts' attention to detail, this mountain retreat feels like brand new and the extra details like fluffy bath towels and extra blankets made it special. The beds were comfortable and the rooms quite spacious. The kitchen is stocked with spices and everything else you need to prepare a home cooked meal.
The abundance of windows made it perfect for viewing the snow-capped mountains. At night, the stars seemed like giant clusters of lights. Amazing how many more there are when the city lights don’t interfere! The two decks made star gazing a nightly ritual.
I spent a cool afternoon shopping in the quaint stores in nearby Ouray. A late afternoon snow shower gave me a chance to enjoy an early dinner at The Ouray Brewery. With the sun shining and warm winds, some hiking near the waterfall the next day was just the ticket.
This Ridgway suite was ‘just right’ for this Colorado mountain loving Bear. I know you’ll enjoy it too!
The VRBO Bear
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Low Season 2017
Dec 31 - Apr 28, 2017
3 night min stay
High Season 2017
Jul 1 - Aug 11, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $75
- Tax Rate 12%
HIGH SEASON WEEKLY RATES REQUIRE A SATURDAY CHECK IN.
3 NIGHT MINIMUM WAIVER: We will gladly waive the 3 night minimum wherever our availability calendar shows only one or two open nights.
MONTHLY RATES: Subject to availability, during the months of November through April we offer fully furnished monthly rates of $1695 all inclusive, discounted to $1595 for three months or more, and $1495 for all six months. Included are all utilities and town services (water and sewer, weekly trash and recyclables pick up), secure high-speed internet service from CenturyLink, premium HDTV service including "The Hopper" from Dish Network, and one professional housecleaning per month. There are no taxes on monthly rentals. Please inquire to be sure you get this special rate which the HomeAway/VRBO system cannot accurately quote.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Note that HomeAway's statement regarding "Owner's Cancellation Policy" below is not correct. We have reported this glitch to HomeAway and trust they will correct it soon. Our very reasonable cancellation policy is completely described in Paragraph 5 of the Rental Agreement.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: Hi I'm Mary Beth - husband Bob and I have been offering vacation rentals to travelers to our area since 2007. I've lived in Ouray County since 1974 and Bob since 1999 and we enjoy sharing what we've learned about this special place we call home and its many attractions. We look forward to hosting you and your family and promise to do our best to make Cow Creek Suite For Two your favorite home away from home!
Why the Owner Chose Ridgway, CO, USA:
Cow Creek Suite is ideally located between Telluride and Ouray along the San Juan Skyway, perhaps the most scenic of the entire Colorado Scenic and Historic Byway System. This paved highway forms a 236 mile loop in the southwest part of Colorado traversing the heart of the San Juan Mountains. The property is just 37 scenic highway miles from Telluride's incredible snow skiing and summer festivals, yet only a short walk or drive to Ridgway and Ouray's natural hot springs, unique historic attractions, affordable shops, great restaurants and limitless outdoor adventures. (Think Outside!)
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Our convenient edge of town location will save you time getting to all the places you want to go in San Juan Country yet provide you with a quiet and peaceful night's sleep, privacy and beautiful mountain views from every window.
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Enjoy convenience and flexibility in the full eat-in kitchen and dining area.
The large, open great room and vaulted ceilings provide a light and airy feel to these spacious living quarters.
Master bedroom and views to the east.
Bathroom counter with full, well-lit mirror.
Cow Creek Suite occupies the entire second floor. Private entrance right rear.
Private entrance is on the right (other door is our storage closet).
Looking east from rear deck. When we say 'edge-of-town' we mean it!
Southeast view from rear deck.
The kitchen and dining counter enjoy soft afternoon natural light.
The antique oak dining table has slide-out leaves for plenty of space.
Typical road side scenery in San Juan Country just a few minutes away.
Morning light in the fully equipped kitchen with views to east and south.
Easy HDTV viewing from the kitchen, dining and living areas.
Second bedroom with two twin beds.
Bathroom - conveniently located off the hallway and between the two bedrooms.
Private laundry is behind double doors across hall from bathroom.
Classic western Victorian architecture belies building's 2007 construction date.
View of Sneffels Range looking south from front deck.
Home of our mountain bluebird family - the most incredible blue you'll ever see!
Comfortable seating for relaxing - door to front deck.
Cellular shades adjust both ways so you enjoy the incredible views in privacy.
Cow Creek Suite was voted Best Hotel in Ouray County runner-up for 2013!
The old chuckwagon out front.
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016
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