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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
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

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 Colorado Springs

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
  • 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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average rating of 4.956897 based on 116 reviews
5

Wonderful home great location. Will use again.

  • 5 of 5

Can only say wow. If you plan on visiting Colorado Springs this home is the place for you

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Beautiful interior

  • 4 of 5

Pleased with the house but concerned with safety on backside of it. I.E. poor lock on kitchen door and screened Windows on downstairs back of house.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wadsworth, OH
5

Loved the location and the history!

  • 5 of 5

This home is in a great location and full of beautiful furnishings indicative of its place on the Historical Registry!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location for sightseeing

  • 5 of 5

This was a unique house in a great location. There was plenty of room for our families to spread out, and the foosball table and the bikes got good use. We usually ate dinner on the front porch, talking with the neighbors, and dog-walkers as they went by. Great restaurants and coffee shops are within easy walking distance. So is Acacia park. Our grandson loved the playground and the water feature there.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quincy, IL
5

Great spot for family vacation. Two great parks with play grounds for the grandkids walking distance

  • 5 of 5

The kitchen had a great assortment of cooking utensils. We used the grill three nights. Nice also to have an assortment of spices in the cupboard. We enjoyed having our morning coffee on the front porch swings and watching all the joggers and dog walkers go by. Lovely neighborhood. (Granted there are a number of homeless people sleeping in the parks). Nice shops and restaurants just a few blocks away. We would highly recommend this house for a big group.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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We will be booking again for sure.

  • 5 of 5

I plan on visiting this area a lot in the future since my daughter has moved to CO Springs and we are so thankful to have found such a lovely place to stay when visiting. The house accommodates so many people and you do not feel on top of each other. The front porch was where we spent most of the time. Great location. Absolutely loved the house and will be booking again.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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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

Downtown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$275
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 10.25%

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.
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