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Slope Facing Escape -- Upgraded!

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About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Deep in the shadow of the Continental Divide, situated at the western end of the historic Moffat Tunnel, discover the secret we call the Zephyr Way 'of life'. The Zephyr Way is about escaping from the real world to the rocky mountain fantasyland of your choice. Most travelers recognize Winter Park for its more obvious attributes – traditional mountain vacation amenities where everyone is a preferred guest. While it is difficult to find fault in such an unassuming, peaceful public image, we suggest you explore what we consider to be the finer points of a Winter Park escape.

Finer point #1: Vacationing the Zephyr Way begins with deciding on a home base. Our luxury one bedroom condo at the Zephyr Mountain Lodge, Winter Park’s marquee ski-in/ski-out complex, is not only a perfect choice but also one of a kind. Why?

1) Location – ski-in/ski-out at the base of the Winter Park Resort, walk to … the lift, the clothing stores, the base restaurant, Starbucks, the rental shop, the ticket counter, the Alpine slide, the climbing wall and the concert stage

2) Zephyr Mountain Lodge – premier complex in Winter Park, front desk and lobby, outdoor hot tubs, fitness center, underground parking, private ski locker.

3) Your Condo – slope facing views (west) and Moffat tunnel views (north), largest square footage for 1BR in complex, unique layout that separates bedroom from living area with sofa bed, fourth floor / end unit, vaulted ceilings in bedroom (no one above you), kitchen with all appliances, cable TV, gas fire place.

With this as your resting place, you will be well-equipped and well-positioned to take on the other finer points to your Zephyr Way vacation.

Finer point #2 – Snow and Ski Terrain. As you may know, Winter Park offers diverse terrain for all types of skiers and snowboarders. Now under the direction of Intrawest Resorts, new lifts are scheduled for construction and the terrain park is already growing in size and features. For locals, Mary Jane is the jewel of Winter Park. Mary Jane is, for the most part, an un-groomed section of mountains directly adjacent to Winter Park. Hands down, Mary Jane offers the best mogul skiing in the world. The better half of the owner-couple skis on the U.S. Freestyle Ski Team and recommends mogul skiing at the Jane far above France, Italy, Japan, and Switzerland. Her favorite run is Phantom’s Bridge. Needle’s Eye is a close second. For an extra fee, you may be able to sign up for a one-on-one bump lesson if your vacation does not conflict with the World Cup tour.

The other finer points of Mary Jane include the “mushroom patch”, the “living room”, the chutes, and enough tree skiing to fill up a few days. The point here is that if your group represents a variety of skiing interests and/or skill levels, Winter Park / Mary Jane will ensure that everyone is ready for a good night’s sleep. And, with well over 400 inches of average snow fall per year, you are more likely to experience this heavenly terrain on a powder day then many of your fellow skiers who fall prey to the overly optimistic snow reports at other resorts (actually better known for their snow-making than their snow-measuring abilities).

Finer point #3 – Sun and Bike Terrain. The Winter Park / Fraser Valley is an undiscovered biking paradise. Your Zephyr unit provides an ideal starting point for exploring the hundreds of trail miles on both the east and west sides of the valley. Take the Zephyr lift to the top of the mountain and ride down Icarus or take the Tracks trail north into the valley and explore Sunset Pink, Creekside or Tipperary. Scheduled biking events provide a more structured biking weekend. For the road-biker in the group, set out for Rocky Mountain National Park and experience the pain (4,000 feet up) and reward (going back down) of Trail Ridge Road. Perhaps, the best summer example of living the Zephyr Way is morning rides followed by an afternoon music festival well within sight of your condo. Walk on over to the stage, sleep off the morning ride on the grassy slope and enjoy the mountain setting.

Finer point #4 – Winter Park Village. Intrawest has completed designs for a resort “that reflects the grit of ranching, the raw power or railroading, and the adrenalin jolts of Colorado’s oldest ski mountain still in operation.” Village contruction is underway with completed venues expected for '09/'10 season.

Finer point #5 – Shop Smart. By reading this listing, you have already demonstrated an interest in value. Contracting directly with us for this place at the Zephyr will save you about 25-50% off of the retail or list rate for a comparable unit.

Act now and reward yourself with the thrill of the mountain and the luxury of the Zephyr Mountain Lodge.

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January 13, 2017


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Slope Facing Escape -- Upgraded!
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Amazing Condo!

  • 5 of 5

The condo is the perfect place to stay in Winter Park. Close to the lifts, nicely decorated, clean, great views, quiet, very large, and exceptionally priced. I hope to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Statesville, NC

Great location. Perfect for our family of four.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here during our son's college spring break. The condo worked perfectly for the four of us. The unit is much larger than other one bedroom units we have stayed in at the Zephyer and the slope facing view was fantastic. I would definately stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best one bedroom in the Zephyr

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have stayed in this unit on three separate occasions and are scheduled for several more visits this ski season. We love this unit for its amazing views and quiet location. There is nothing better than waking up, looking out the window to see how the lift lines look, and heading out for a day of skiing. Access to the ski locker, which is right at the base of the slopes is an amazing amenity. The owner is very responsive and easy to work with. The beds are comfortable, the decor stylish, and kitchen is well-equipped.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Aurora, Co

Fabulous stay and experience

  • 5 of 5

This is the 3rd stay we have booked in this particular condo. We look nowhere else as this unit has everything that we desire. It is well equipped, very clean and attractive. The views are fabulous and the convenience to lifts, tickets and facilities is superb. The owners are always pleasant and responsive to any and all questions. Your won't regret your stay at this one!

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Stay and Location

  • 5 of 5

This was by far our best trip to Winter Park, and the condo was better than described. We will surely stay here again. In past trips we had stayed in other locations, but after staying here slope side, there is no comparison. The lifts are right out of the door, and the downstairs ski locker was a huge plus. Most of what you need is in the village, and this complex is right in the middle of it. My daughter loved the ice skating pond in the front of the complex.

The condo is well equipped with a nice kitchen. We bought groceries down the road, and prepared a few meals here. The gas fireplace was nice after a day of skiing. Mike was super, and very easy to deal with. This was the best private rental we have ever done. Thanks for a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Feb 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Birmingham AL

Great skiing location

  • 5 of 5

We have rented 10 weeks during the ski season at the Zephyr at Winter Park in the past 3 years. We always rent a single bedroom unit. This has been our best experience. The unit is larger than the other single units we have rented, it is in the Riverside building which is immediately adjacent to the Zephyr lift, and is an end unit which is quiet. It is well appointed and has certainly suited our needs. The owners are so easy to deal with it makes it a delight. The Zephyr Mountain Lodge certainly places you in the midst of all the skiing and the wonderful restaurants of the village. We love this location!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Jan 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Winter Park Condo Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 28 2017
1 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
1 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 3 2018
1 night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Winter Park Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
  • Broadband Access
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Slope facing views (west) and Moffat tunnel views (north), largest square footage for 1BR in complex, unique layout that separates bedroom from living area with sofa bed, fourth floor / end unit, vaulted ceilings in bedroom (no one above you), kitchen with all appliances, hardwood flooring, gas fire place with custom pine mantle, outdoor hot tubs, heated underground parking, private ski locker, concierge, laundry on your floor, voicemail

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