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Victorian Downtown Colorado Springs Sleeps 16

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


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!

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Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • 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
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • 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
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 full baths and 1half bath
  • 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.
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • 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
Wine cellar, glassware, games for the wine connoisseur, security safe w/changeable combination.


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Victorian Downtown Colorado Springs Sleeps 16
average rating of 4.9508195 based on 122 reviews

Lovely stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 10 were fortunate to be able to stay at this Victorian home for Thanksgiving vacation. It is lovely---clean, spacious, well-equipped and convenient to town amenities. The house has a welcoming, relaxing vibe and the owners were communicative and helpful. We were within walking distance of downtown and Colorado Springs' famous sites were within an easy drive. We would highly recommend a stay here!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home full of character

  • 5 of 5

Great time, great location, and large enough for a sizeable group!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved Colorado Springs, the house and the location

  • 5 of 5

We loved the Victorian charm of this house. Close to this house is an entire neighborhood of beautiful older homes which made for a nice walk.

Often the kitchens in older homes are on the small side, this was not the case with this house. The size of this kitchen with the eat-in area was perfect for our group. The kitchen had everything we needed for meal preparations.

We loved being within walking distance to downtown. That way when part of the group was relaxing at the house others in the group could walk to town to windowshop and people watch.

Once or twice we had a question for the owners. I emailed them and heard back within the hour. Very responsive and friendly.

If you like functionality combined with old world charm and proximity to downtown, this is the place.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, lots of family fun, and plenty of space!

  • 5 of 5

Colorado Springs was the perfect location for three families to meet. We traveled from Las Vegas, Utah, and Kansas. This home offered lots of private areas/spaces for sleeping and hanging out. We used the basement as a teen space, cooked lots of meals together (awesome pantry with stocked spices, etc.), & spent lots of time on the front porch. I loved all of the "extras" like coolers, bikes, games, foosball table, extra linens, etc. Located a few blocks from Colorado College in a historic district. This is downtown so there are a lot of people walking by and close to a hospital so we heard several ambulances but we always felt safe and the walkers were very friendly. We are leaving with wonderful memories and would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful historic home with plenty of room to relax with family.

  • 5 of 5

This house was centrally located to all of our many activities in and around Colorado Springs. The kitchen, bathrooms, and numerous linen closets were well stocked with everything we needed to enjoy the comforts of home. We loved the Bluetooth speakers so we could listen to our tunes while playing games and visiting with family. Lovely place!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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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: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Dawn & Tim Rickert
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 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.


Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Colorado Springs Airport

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


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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