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Victorian Downtown Colorado Springs Sleeps 16

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 4,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 11-18)

Mountains inspire greatness, but Pikes Peak prompted the lyrics of 'America the Beautiful'. Look out the windows at the beautiful view, or take the drive up to the summit, even walk to 'America the Beautiful Park', Pikes Peak is just awe-inspiring.

Welcome to your Majestic Mountain Manor. This beautifully preserved Victorian home is awaiting your use as a home away from home. Your own Bed and Breakfast built at the turn of the century has been lovingly maintained and awaiting your use for family reunions, graduations, weddings, business trips or for extended stays and vacations. We are proud to state we have been one of 25 winners in VRBO's contest for Historic Homes Worldwide!!!-April 2008. This house is perfect for Colorado College and Air Force Academy Graduations, Homecomings and Parents Weekends. There is easy access to CC Hockey, Football, Soccer games and to the World Arena. Great for all Air Force Football and sporting events. Our 4000 sq. foot, 5 Bedroom home can comfortably sleeps 16, yet is so warm and welcoming, it is perfect for a romantic getaway...

Location is EVERYTHING!!! This highly coveted downtown location, gives access to all the best Colorado Springs has to offer. In the heart of downtown, the fabulous restaurants/dining and nightlife are all within a short stroll, but one step out from the nightlife. There are sidewalk cafes for your morning latte, art galleries to wander through and the array of boutiques are numerous. The Colorado College campus, the Fine Art Center, libraries and museums are all a short stroll away or you can hop on the free downtown shuttle. Just steps away is Monument Valley Park with wonderful walking and running paths, ponds, baseball diamond and bike trails.

The home has original wood floors and woodwork, high ceilings, tastefully furnished with period antiques and modern comforts. The central foyer decorated in Victorian ambiance is just asking you to sit and enjoy the fireplace. There are 5 gorgeous bedrooms, Master Suite with King Sleep Number Bed, 3 1/2 baths all tastefully refurbished, including a claw foot soaking tub, formal dining room, large fully equipped kitchen and large grill. Enjoy our wine cellar with a Eurocave wine cooler with comfortable leather chairs to sit and converse. The living room has a flat screen TV/DVD/VCR with cable along with a lower level second family room and game room. If sitting inside is not your style, there are two front porch swings and other patio furniture so you can enjoy the bright Colorado sunlight and cool night air.

This lovely and peaceful home is just minutes away from famous attractions such as Manitou Springs, Old Colorado City, Garden of the Gods, and the beautiful Broadmoor Hotel, and the US Air Force Academy. Tourist attractions include: Pikes Peak Cog Railway, Cave of the Winds, US Olympic Training Center, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Santa's Workshop, Cliff Dwellings, Seven Falls, Helen Hunt Falls and more! There are MANY outdoor activities: hiking, biking, fishing, golf, tennis. You will find more information and visitor guides in the house. Let us know if you need any additional information about this property or surrounding area.

Thank you for considering Majestic Mountain Manor for your vacation in Colorado. You will have an unforgettable time!

More Details

Owner
Dawn & Tim Rickert
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2018

About Dawn & Tim Rickert

I have lived here in Colorado Springs since 1980. This is a wonderful town with so much to see and do. We purchased this home for our personal residence and lived there for 12 years. Raising 4 children there we had too many fond memories to turn it into an apartment building or office like so many of the grand old homes of it's era. So now it is in it's full glory bringing more memories to other families getting together for family reunions, weddings, business and vacations. It's size makes it great to share, but there are many private areas also. It has been fully renovated and restored and is waiting for you!

Dawn & Tim Rickert purchased this house in 1993

Why Dawn & Tim Rickert chose Downtown

We love Old Downtown, and still live in this historic neighborhood. There are endless activities close by. You can walk to so much, and driving from there has easy access to all parts of Colorado Springs. Because we lived in this house and there are many extra's that the normal rental does not have. We pride ourselves on attention to detail. Come stay and enjoy a bit of Colorado's history.

Amenities

Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 full baths and 1half bath
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , sleep number air bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , this is the antique iron bed w/attached bath also a sleep #
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full on the bottom, single on top bunk and futon
    Convertible bed(s) - 4 queen
  • King size beds (1) Deluxe Sleep Number Bed in Master Suite, Queen size Beds (3) in 3 of 5 Bedrooms, Victorian Antique Iron bed is also a sleep number bed, Double Beds (1) Double on the bottom of the bunk bed set, Baby Cribs (1) port-a-crib available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (3) 2 sofa sleepers, and one futon. Bunk Beds (1) This room has a bunk bed with double on the bottom, single on the top and double futon in the room. For senior guests with mobility issues, the antique bedroom, is on the main level with no stairs so it makes it much easier for seniors or guests in a wheelchair.
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • 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
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Wine cellar, glassware, games for the wine connoisseur, security safe w/changeable combination.

Reviews

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Victorian Downtown Colorado Springs Sleeps 16
average rating of 4.9541984 based on 131 reviews
Detroit
5

Great location with everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable place to stay. Full kitchen, laundry, etc. Comfortable beds. Family of 6, ages 13 and up for USAFA parents weekend. Worked well for us.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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ND
5

Charity golf / Yearly class reunion

  • 5 of 5

Myself and my friends have a charity golf outing we attend every year, and this year was the fifth year we stayed in this property. Dawn is a class act. She is great to work with,

and we will stay here in years to come.Perfect size and location. Thanks again for a great stay Dawn!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City
5

Wonderful stay!!

  • 5 of 5

This place was so perfect for what we were needing. My family gathered for the funeral of my cousin and we came from all over the country. This house was beautiful and welcoming. The front porch was my favorite place to sit and visit with my family. We were able to walk up to the park so my kids could play. The owners were so wonderful and patient with me as I had to add to our total staying as more people were able to come in for the service. We all talked multiple times about making this a yearly thing and we will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property, plenty of room, great location

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Two families shared the house and we had plenty of room.

The location was great.

We'd definitely stay again when we return.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully decorated, very clean and comfortable. Short walk to restaurants - easy commute to local attractions. Wish we could have stayed longer!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
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5

Great home. The owners and the home exceeded my expectations.

  • 5 of 5

Great property. Home is spacious and accommodated our 16 guests very comfortably. I would definitely stay again. Thanks for a Great vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Colorado Springs Airport

4 adult bicycles available for your use. Please request them.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
cleaning fee $150

Minimum stays for weekends, Holidays and Graduations, additional rate pricing for AFA Graduation week. I do not require damage protection thru vrbo but damage deposit is required, rates details and damage deposit information will be in my reply to you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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