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Bucking Mule 500 Sf. Studio ~ Downtown Durango & Japanese Soaking Tub!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio, 1 Bedroom, 1.25 Baths, (Sleeps 2)

City of Durango Permit #08-060

Bucking Mule Guest House is a clean modern 500 sf. studio located in Durango Colorado. Only six blocks from Downtown Durango, and one block from the Horse Gulch trail system, our guesthouse is in the perfect location if you like to walk or bike around town. Our guesthouse has an 800 sf. private courtyard with patio furnishings, BBQ, and beautiful outdoor eating table. Securely fenced it is ideal for pets and children. Fully landscaped and very private. There is also a locked shed for bike storage available for your use.

The guest house has a Japanese soaking tub with custom spa 'bath room'; walk-in travertine shower. In the Japanese bath tradition, the toilet room is separate from the bath room. There are bath sheets and robes provided.

Stained concrete floors have in-floor heat for cozy winter comfort . Contemporary design with a western flair, we call our decorating style zen cowboy. There is a super comfortable Tempurpedic style bed complete with Ralph Lauren linens and a down comforter. Also, in the same room, is a very comfortable queen sized leather pull out couch.

Durango Natural Foods, our local natural foods store is just across the street. Walk to breakfast at College Drive Cafe (the best breakfast in town) or Durango Joes coffee house, both located within a block of our guest house. Home Slice Pizza, Raider Ridge Cafe, CJ's Diner and 8th Ave Tavern are all within a block or two.

This is a green built studio with a Solar electric power system. Feel good about staying here and reducing your carbon footprint while relaxing.

Flat screen TV with DVD and free WiFi making it ideal for business travelers. Pets and children are welcome.

The guest house is located next to the best trail system in Durango: Horse Gulch Trails. If you hike or bike you will be in Georgia O'Keefe heaven.

If the Bucking Mule Studio does not have what you are looking for please check out our other houses in Durango:

Garden Home Guesthouse: 3 Bed 3 Bath, Downtown Durango

vrbo /320673

Saint Francis House: 2 Bed 1 Bath, Downtown Durango

vrbo 393222

Wild Horse Guesthouse: 2 Bed 1 Bath, Downtown Durango

vrbo 425631

Urban Homestead: 2 Bed 1 Bath, Downtown Durango

vrbo 772925

Sun Mesa House: 1 Bed 1 Bath 9 miles south of Durango.

vrbo 559866

Please call me with any questions you may have about the houses or Durango and the surrounding area, or for last minute reservations!

All the best,

Holly Jason

Keywords: Studio

More Details

Owner
Holly Jason
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Holly Jason

We have been renting houses in Durango for over 20 years. It fits my personality well as I do love to make everyone happy.

Holly Jason purchased this studio in 2004

Why Holly Jason chose Southwest

We built this property just as a vacation rental. Everything you need to have a fabulous time in Durango.

What makes this studio unique

Japanese soaking tub, pet friendly, private courtyard, and super close to restaurants, shopping and trails.

Amenities

Durango Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • The Japanese Soaking Tub and shower are in one room and the toilet is in another small room. Just the way the Japanese intended.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
The outdoor room is 800 sf. private courtyard, privacy fence, landscaping, patio furnishings.

Reviews

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Bucking Mule 500 Sf. Studio ~ Downtown Durango & Japanese Soaking Tub!
average rating of 4.7846155 based on 65 reviews
Houston, Texas
5

Sweet Outdoor Space!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Bucking Mule Studio for 4 nights and enjoyed every minute! It was clean, modern, bed was comfy, and all small necessities were provided - even washer & dryer access. We walked to main street each night. Our favorite feature, though, was the patio. We loved sitting out there in the evenings & even grilled one night. Perfect space for our dog, too. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

staying in Durango

  • 4 of 5

The cottage is so very cute and the owners have done a wonderful job having everything you might need. Only drawback is it is on a very busy street so it can be quite loud, when sitting on the patio. I would put a patio up behind the house, under the trees and that would help the noise. Also, place mats for the patio table would be helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place great location!

  • 4 of 5

wish there was coffee or tea provided but everything else was perfect

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Perfect spot

  • 5 of 5

Such a great little studio to use as home base while in Durango. Holly was extremely helpful and friendly. Would highly recommend and would come back here in a heartbeat. Thanks!

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What an amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

We can't say enough nice things about our entire stay! Holly was super terrific and worked with us when we needed to tweak our stay a bit and then checked to make sure everything was satisfactory while we were there. The patio was very nice; the studio was comfortable and very relaxing; the tub was delightful! The location was a nice walk to the trails and to town. Thank you for sharing this property with us; hopefully we'll be back soon!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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4

Great space!

  • 4 of 5

Perfect for a long weekend! Great location. Will be back! Thank you Holly.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Map

Nearest Barpub
8th Ave Tavern
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
College Drive Cafe
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Durango Mountain Resort (Purgatory)
Nearest Point of Interest
Durango Natural Foods
Nearest Point of Interest
Trail to Horse Gulch
Nearest Point of Interest
Joes Coffee
Nearest Point of Interest
College Drive Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Train Depot
Nearest Point of Interest
Gaspacho's New Mexican Restaurant
Car: not necessary

Camping, Hot Springs, Mesa Verdi National Park, Salmon Ruins, Chimney Rock National Monument, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Horse Gulch Trail System, Animas River, Famous Durango-Silverton Narrow Gauge Rail Road, Glider Rides

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $35

With the weekly rates you get a weekend night free!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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