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Southeast Denver Cozy, Private, 4 Bedroom Retreat with Wifi

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7-8)

This home provides an ideal escape for vacationers and a quiet working atmosphere for those on business. Located near both the Colorado and the Yale stations of the Southeast Lightrail, you have fast and easy access to downtown and the Denver Tech Center. Many shopping and fitness conveniences are a short walk away, and it's even closer to tennis and swimming at nearby Eisenhower Park.

The charm of this early fifties vintage home, coupled with it's updated conveniences, give it an irresistible appeal. Classic and understated touches throughout the home remind you of the natural beauty that is so abundant outside your door. The home sits on a quiet, tree-lined neighborhood street, just 10 houses north of a beautiful public golf course. The large, fenced backyard is ideal for cookouts and child's play.

The bedrooms are outfitted with high-quality linens and plush pillows. Each has a dresser and a closet for ample storage space.

The kitchen is an efficient layout and equipped with all the conveniences you'd expect: a dishwasher, microwave, and gas stove. There are stainless steel pots and pans, dishes and flatware for eight.

The living room boasts a large LCD TV with cable and On-Demand, a stereo system and a DVD player. There are a few DVDs in the home that you are welcome to view, or you can choose one of the hundreds on FREE On-Demand movies that are available to watch.

If you bring your own laptop with wireless capabilities, our WIFi works great on the porch or in the backyard. There is also a full sized laundry room downstairs with a front loading washer and dryer. Should you need to press your clothes, the ironing board and iron are located there, along with supplies to run a load.

When you are lured outside by Colorado's great weather, you'll find a gas grill and table and chairs in the backyard. Beyond that, the public golf course, tennis courts, walking and running trails through natural areas, a YMCA and 24 Hour Fitness are all so close you can leave the car in the garage.

Back at your Colorado cottage, sit back and gaze at the dappled green of the old maple in the backyard while you enjoy Denver's cool summer evenings, or enjoy the colors of the fall when the air turns crisp. Your tranquility will be complete when you snuggle into those soft sheets and slip into restful sleep.

In addition, we have a large furnished downstairs, perfect for games or play when the weather is inclement.

Keywords: single family home, residential,

More Details

Jeanette M Rockers
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018

About Jeanette M Rockers

Jeanette and Kathy, along with Kathy's husband, Brian purchased the Jackson House in 2008 in order to provide a cool retreat for Kathy and Brian's family, who are from the Phoenix area. Jeanette has lived in the Wellshire neighborhood for more than 30 years and she is a licensed acupuncturist. Kathy and Brian are high school teachers in Phoenix, which gives them some time in the summer to enjoy Denver.

Jeanette M Rockers purchased this house in 2008

Why Jeanette M Rockers chose Wellshire

Because Jeanette has lived in this neighborhood for so many years, we knew it was a solid investment. We liked Jackson House the moment we saw it. The location is ideal for active families and quiet vacationers. The proximity of local restaurants, conveniences, and access to downtown and the Tech Center via freeways and Light Rail makes the home's location particularly attractive. It is a functional floorplan, making wise use of the square footage. The great surprise was what a terrific neighborhood community it turned out to be.

What makes this house unique

Brian and Kathy stay at the house each year and their children enjoy the fenced, grassy yard and the Legos in the basement, as well as the many children's books kept at the home. Kathy appreciates the easy-to-use kitchen and lush backyard for the children, while Brian doesn't get to enjoy the house. He only works on it.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for making our stay in Denver comfortable and stress-free. The house is great, loved the neighborhood, too. Yummy, close-by restaurants: Sushi Den on Pearl Street and Little India on Downing - just in case anyone is looking for a recommendation!

(Comments taken from our guest book)
Sep 2008
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Wellshire House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Queen size Beds (2) new mattress, Double Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack and Play available
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
infant and toddler equipment available (high chair, Pack-n-Play, toys, etc.)


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Southeast Denver Cozy, Private, 4 Bedroom Retreat with Wifi
average rating of 4.875 based on 82 reviews

Met our needs

  • 3 of 5

Five of us were in town for a training and it met our needs. We were told about the slow drain in the bathtub however it got worse as the week went on and it was kind of a pain to be standing in water. Also, there was a high pitch noise coming from the heater that bothered the downstairs guests.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A lovely house in a great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

House was in great condition. Very good location.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Niagara Region, Ontario Canada

Great Basic Bungalow

  • 4 of 5

Just returned from 5 days in this rental while attending a PD seminar in Denver. Located close to shopping in a quiet neighborhood. 4 Bedrooms with a well equipped kitchen and good Wifi. Jeanette the property manager was quite responsive and met us when we arrived. Would highly recommend and would rent again if returning to Denver.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great convenient home

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable home in a great part of Denver. Easy light rail access from a very quiet part of Denver. Home is comfortable with a great back yard. I would stay here again for sure.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Home, very well stocked and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

This house worked out well for us. We had 5 co-workers sharing the home for a week. The house was well stocked with dishes, pots and pans, silverware, glasses, towels, toiletries, etc. The beds were comfortable and the back yard is great for hanging out and eating outdoors. The neighborhood was also nice and close to places to eat, etc.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Minneapolis, Minnesota

Wonderful house - Couldn't be better!

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 5 arriving in denver after a LONG drive from Mpls.

Jeanette was wonderful with her communication, allowing us to checkin early. The house is in a quiet neighborhood close to the University of Denver campus. It is centrally located, wonderfully clean, and appointed with everything you could need. The sheets and towels were high quality, the beds are very compfortable and we loved the private backyard and sitting area. Jeanette went out of her way to make us feel welcome, complete with a book of maps, and suggested restaurants. She even lent us a spare ipad charger cord so we didn't have to purchase one! I can't say enough good things about this rental, and would highly reccomend it.

Thanks so much Jeanette for yuor hospitality! We will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The YMCA and 24hour Fitness are walking distance from this home.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $120
Damage Deposit $300

I will meet you in person upon your arrival.
Major Holidays and some three day weekends will have longer minimum stays. Please inquire.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.