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Lakefront With Great Views, Close to RMNP, private dock with boats.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8) Lakefront with lake and mountain views

LAKEFRONT, LOG HOME WITH GREAT LAKE AND MOUNTAIN VIEWS. A classic Colorado log home, updated and renovated. Our Log House at Moose Lake Lodge is in a fabulous location on the north shore of Sun Valley Lake. It sits 1/4 mile from Rocky Mountain National Park and Arapaho National Forest, 3.5 miles from Grand Lake, and is just 100 miles from Denver. The large deck with a wonderful southern exposure offers sweeping lake and mountain views.

Western charm abounds in this 2100 square foot, non-smoking home. There are four comfortable bedrooms with one king, three queen, and two twin beds; two baths, one with a steam shower. The main level features a great room with kitchen and dining area. The lower level has a large recreation room with comfortable leather furniture, TV, and DVD player.

Sun Valley Lake is a secluded private lake. Wildlife abounds in and around this beautiful lake. Many animals including moose, elk, deer, and bear, are frequent visitors. A wide variety of birds nest and feed around the lake. To protect the habitat and environment for the abundant wildlife, no powered boats are allowed on the lake. We provide at least one watercraft for you to use (at your own risk) to enjoy the lake. The lake is a catch and release sport fishing lake. The fishing is usually great!

Experience mountain comfort living in this special, magical place. It is a great place to make family memories!

Keywords: Lakefront, Log, Home, Moose Lake Lodge

More Details

Owner
Rhondda Wells
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

WOW! WOW! WOW! What a wonderful, beautiful and restful week.

My wife and I (45 years and going strong) feel like it was our honeymoon all over. Everything was just perfect. The big bear turning the dumpster upside down was a hoot.

Unfortunately we head back to 107 degrees in Texas, but we will return to Moose Lake Lodge again.
Aug 2012
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Amenities

Grand Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • We do hold a $50 processing/handling fee for traveler initiated cancellations made at least 60 days in advance of the starting date.
  • EVENTS of any type are NOT allowed. If you wish to invite a very few number of guests for a short period of time, please let us know ahead of time.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , steam shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 2 child bed
  • King size beds (1) 1 large bedroom has a king size bed, Queen size Beds (3) 3 bedrooms each have a queen size bed, Child Beds (2) 2 small twin size beds in one of the bedrooms, Baby Cribs (1) Pack-and-play portable crib available. Please bring your own baby linens if you plan to use this pack-and-play crib.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Bed Linens provided, Steam Shower, Huge Sunny Deck. Pets are not allowed in the summer months, but might be allowed from Oct - May by prior arrangement. There is an additional fee.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Lakefront With Great Views, Close to RMNP, private dock with boats.
average rating of 4.888889 based on 19 reviews
5

Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful family retreat on small lake

Really enjoyed using all 3 watercraft provided by owner

Also got a kick out of seeing the lake's 3 resident moose, fox and muskrat

Appreciated the nice quality of the cooking pans and the generous quantity of dishes, silverware and glassware

Best of all was the wonderful deck where you can sit and admire the view

Only complaint was the strong smell of cleaning fluids in the lower level when we arrived. This was easily remedied by opening windows

All in all a great experience

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Beautiful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed for a week and we fell in love with Colorado. It was oh first time in Colorado and this property made our experience beyond our imagination. The location is great and the view is breath taking. The area around the property is very alive full of animas. Spotted many mooses, fox, elks, and deers. The house is clean and has everything you need, just some things that need to be updated like beding and outdoor grill.

Thank you for an amazing vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Abundant wildlife

  • 5 of 5

The home is great, the lake is great! But by far and away all of the wildlife makes it perfect. 21 moose sightings in one day!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Beautiful & Tranquil Getaway Cabin

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I truly enjoyed our stay at the Log Cabin. The property was absolutely gorgeous and we saw a good amount of wildlife including moose, beavers, and numerous types of birds. Not only did we not want to leave this tranquil and relaxing place, but we have already discussed coming back to this location again in the near future. I would recommend the Log Cabin to anyone and everyone. Thanks again for this amazing trip/opportunity!!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great for snowmobilers!

  • 5 of 5

We had plenty of snow and great access to the trail system nearby. On The Trail Rentals (a snowmobile rental shop) is also very close for those that would prefer to rent. The cabin had everything we needed and slept 8 very comfortably.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Sun Valley Lake

  • 5 of 5

We always love this spot. The snow was great and the sun was bright. Gotta love the Colorado mountains.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
3.5 Miles
Several bars in the town of Grand Lake
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Grand Lake Golf Course
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
34
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Miles
Several restaurants in town
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
X-country from front door, downhill Granby Ranch
Nearest Beach
3.5 Miles
Grand Lake public beach
Car: necessary

Snowshoeing, fishing and boating from the property private dock, snowmobiling from the property,

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Rates & Availability

Grand Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer II
Jul 7 2017 - Aug 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$460
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$460
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$375
From
$395
Fri,Sat
$2,200
 
 
Late Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Late Fall 2
Oct 10 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$410
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$280
From
$300
Fri,Sat
$1,900
 
 
Xmas / New Year
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Winter
Jan 3 2018 - Mar 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
$190
From
$240
Fri,Sat
$1,300
$4,000
 
 
MLK weekend
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$900
Flat fee
 
 
President's Day weekend
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$900
Flat fee
 
 
Early Spring
Mar 27 2018 - Apr 26 2018
2 night minimum stay
$190
$1,300
$4,000
 
 
Late Spring 2018
Apr 27 2018 - May 9 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Summer-Early 2018
May 10 2018 - Jun 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$420
$2,800
 
 
Summer Peak 1 2018
Jun 8 2018 - Jun 29 2018
5 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
July 4 Holiday 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 5 2018
6 night minimum stay
$495
 
 
Summer Peak 2
Jul 6 2018 - Aug 20 2018
5 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Late Summer 2018
Aug 21 2018 - Sep 10 2018
4 night minimum stay
$430
 
 
Early Fall 2018
Sep 11 2018 - Oct 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$395
 
 
Late Fall 2018
Oct 2 2018 - Nov 12 2018
2 night minimum stay
$290
From
$305
Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 6.0%

Some spring, fall & winter weekends require a 3 night minimum. Please contact us at 303-740-7441 or mooselakelodge@msn.com to inquire about our more flexible rates and conditions than VRBO allows us to publish, especially for rentals in the near future and for very small groups. If you prefer, you can also book with us directly using your credit card.

Please contact us if you wish to bring a pet. We will accept approved pets with prior approval. There is an extra charge for pets.

There is a full refund applied for reservations cancelled 60 days prior to the first date of the reservation, less a $50 non-refundable booking/handling/processing fee to help cover our expenses, for all cancellations initiated by the traveller when cancelled MORE THAN 60 days prior to the first rental date. We recommend that our guest consider purchasing travel insurance.

The $300 security deposit will used to cover excess cleaning, pay-per-view TV, excess Internet charges if any, excess number of people etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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