20% Off May/June - Amazing Views, Best Location, Beautiful Decor, Luxury(35 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Carriage House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)
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Welcome to THE CARRIAGE HOUSE!
Come and experience ... PURE LUXURY, ECO-FRIENDLY BUILDING, SUPERB IN-TOWN LOCATION, GREAT CRAFTSMANSHIP & the BEST VIEWS IN THE BUTTE!!! The Carriage House is so special that many couples have stayed here for their wedding, honeymoon and even proposed marriage here!
GREAT IN-TOWN LOCATION on the coveted western, historic side of town. Being only 2 blocks from west Elk Avenue (the historic main street with boutique shops and wonderful restaurants), steps away from the free bus shuttle to Mt. Crested Butte, a few blocks from multiple trails, and only 5 minutes from the Arts Center and playground -- no car is required when you stay in this perfect location! It is in the middle of it all, yet very quiet, surrounded by horse pasture and across from the last bit of open space on the western side of town!
Being our guests you will be dazzled by SPECTACULAR, UNCOMPROMISED VIEWS of towering Mt. Crested Butte, Paradise Divide, Mt. Emmons, Whetstone, and Maroon Bells as well as the historic Kupushion barns.
LUXURIOUS LIVING ... Two bedrooms and two baths with beautiful furnishings, luxurious- high-quality bedding and linens, and many other cozy comforts make The Carriage House perfect for a small family or two couples (max 4). The upper floor has an open living space with vaulted ceilings over the GOURMET KITCHEN with steel island table with 4 stools (see stocking details in amenities) and the cozy living room where you can relax while taking in the amazing mountain views. The living room is outfitted with the latest home theatre system, flat screen TV, cable television, FAST WIRELESS INTERNET, and a cozy fireplace. Off the living room is the deck for catching some rays and admiring the beautiful views. Also located on the upper floor is the cowboy bedroom with 2 antique spindle twin beds and a slate tiled bathroom with shower.
The lower floor includes a beautifully furnished, inviting queen bedroom with a pillow top mattress, 600 thread Egyptian linens, down comforter and pillows, Afghani dowry chests and block prints and an exquisite travertine tiled bathroom and STEAM SHOWER with a Chinese Bedouin vanity, antique ceiling tiled mirror and big fluffy, eco-friendly towels. (Sorry - the garage is not available to guests.)
From the amazing 180 degrees view of the mountains, you can dine and relax on the outdoor patio complete with a Weber BBQ perfect for summer grilling, log double bench, teak wood table and chairs, and a big red market umbrella.
*****+ The Carriage House received the highest ENERGY STAR AWARD, 5 STARS PLUS, and is built with sustainability in mind, making every effort to use non-toxic products, reclaimed and certified wood, energy efficient appliances, solar panels, and many other eco-friendly materials to minimize our impact on the earth. The house (900 sq ft) uses every inch of space in an eco-friendly well-planned architectural design.
ROMANTIC GETAWAY PACKAGES AVAILABLE: Champagne, chocolate and rose petals ... or anything else you would like.
The house was completed in late Feb 2008. Here are comments from a couple of our recent guests:
Guests # 1
'We are at the Carriage House and it is fabulous! Everything is exactly as you described, including the cleanliness. We skied a half day today and are completely exhausted ( in a good way). Snow was incredible.'
Guests # 2
The home was absolutely beautiful! It was very comfortable and in an excellent location. We were able to mill around town and go hiking and snowshoeing. Our dog loved all the open space and nature! Thank you for allowing us to stay there. I know it must be tough letting people stay in your home, but we took care of it as if it were our's. Thanks again.
'The Carriage House is fabulous! We loved it! You have fitted it out beautifully, which we really appreciated. It was wonderful to come back to somewhere homely after a hard day of skiing, and the kids loved playing in the snow around the house...
So often, booking any kind of vacation feels like doing business. It is a real pleasure when it feels like there is a real person on the other side of the transaction who is genuinely interested in the vacationer enjoying themselves...
Congratulations on what you have done with the house. It's clear that you have tried hard to incorporate the atmosphere of Crested Butte - historical, laid back and a responsible eye to a sustainable future, You have accomplished it very well.'
As usual, Crested Butte did not disappoint! We had a great week hiking, biking, enjoying the scenery, etc. We love your house! Several of the features of the house make it very special. And I would love to know the stories behind many of the decorative items!
Thank you very much for sharing your house with us.'
Keywords: House, cottage, cabin, view, luxury, star, ski, skiing, mountains, hike, hiking, biking, white water rafting, quality, antiques, art, special, discount, bike, wildflowers, snow, eco-friendly, solar, beautiful, in town, in-town, in town.
Member since: 2008
- Max. occupancy 4
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Luxurious steam Travertine shower, beautiful collectables, art, antiques and Persian and Ethiopian carpets from around the world; and in the living area a comfy couch, big lounging pillows, flat screen TV, home theatre with surround sound, high speed internet and a cozy fireplace. Hair dryers in each bathroom. Iron/ironing board....moreless
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
Gourmet Kitchen with stainless steel appliances and lots of extras - paper stone countertops, espresso machine, French press coffee maker, juicer, Belgian waffle maker, fondue set, café white dinnerware, wok, pewter serving dishes and more ......moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 11 - Jun 7, 2017
3 night min stay
SUMMER Early Bird
Jun 8 - Jun 29, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 30 - Jul 8, 2017
6 night min stay
Jul 9 - Sep 5, 2017
6 night min stay
Sep 6 - Nov 20, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 21 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 28 - Dec 14, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 22 - Jan 8, 2018
7 night min stay
Jan 9 - Dec 13, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Pet Fee $50
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Cleaning $150
- Tax Rate 13.4%
20% Discounts during low season for any rental 5 days or more
No discounts in peak seasons - Christmas/New Year's, March, June to September holidays
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Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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2 blocks from Elk Ave (main street) and 1/2 block to the FREE Mountain Shuttle Bus (NO CAR NEEDED). Other activities: skiing, XCC skiing, snow mobiling, ice fishing, dog sledding, snow shoeing, ice skating, sleigh rides, sled ride hill, hiking, mountain biking, golfing, skate board park, white water rafting, hang gliding, four wheeling, and bird watching.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: Kurt, Paula, Luca and Keifer at home in Kenya ... the best of both worlds!
Why the Owner Chose Crested Butte, CO, USA:
Crested Butte is the most incredible place to call home in the USA! And The Carriage House is just perfect for a special honeymoon or small family holiday - luxurious, romantic, beautifully decorated, FABULOUS VIEWS, and ultra convenient!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Fabulous views, pure luxury, eco-friendly, less than 100 yards to the free shuttle, two blocks to boutique shops and restaurants, and lots of room to run and play!
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Morning sunshine on The Carriage House
Quaint as a gingerbread house at Christmas
Gourmet kitchen - stainless steel appliances & slate black paperstone counters
Mstr Bedroom - pillow top mattress, Egyptian sheets, and down pillows & comforte
1800's Sliding Barn door to master bath
Master STEAM Shower - travertine tiling and 'massaging' pebble flloor
Beautiful, studded Colorado leather couch and Persian carpet, camel bag
View west of Paradise Divide from the house
Open view of the Kuphusion Farm looking west from The Carriage House
View of Mt. Crested Butte from the deck
Mt. Crested Butte from the patio (same view from deck and living room)
Only 2 blocks to Elk Avenue and Pooh's Corner - every kids' favorite store!
View of Mt. CB from The Carriage House deck
Living room, cozy fireplace and views of Mt. CB, Maroon Bells & Paradise Divide
The Carriage House with a beautiful view of Mt. Crested Butte
Imagine waking to this view from mstr bed - daisies, old farm and Red Lady
Master bath - STEAM SHOWER, toasty heated floors, fluffy towels, Bedouin vanity
Cowboy bedroom (twins or KING) - Grandma's antique spindle beds and G'pa's trunk
View of Marroon Bells sunrise at Christmas from The Carriage House
Sunset mountains from house and outdoor BBQ area!
Beautiful views from the house looking northwest towards Paradise Divide
Summertime - lovely outdoor living space and BBQ area
Only 2 blocks to Elk Avenue -- filled with great restaurants & quaint boutiques
2008 photo of house
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Thursday, May 25, 2017
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