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Ski-in Condo Sol Vista/Granby Ranch Kicking Horse - Guest Pass

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

NEW THIS YEAR - Granite counter tops in the kitchen and both bathrooms. New King bed in master bedroom. Electric grill on deck.

- Renters have an exclusive pass to the new pool and hot tub at Grange Hall, located at the base -

Comfortable 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom condo located at the Granby Ranch (formerly Sol Vista) ski resort in Granby Colorado. Our condo is a private ground level (no stairs) corner unit with plenty of natural light and sunshine. Incredible views of surrounding mountains, and all the amenities to enjoy your stay no matter the season. Our condo is beautifully decorated, and has many amenities, including a fully equipped kitchen, gas fireplace, washer/dryer and close parking. Several community hot tubs and BBQ grills are available. Granby Ranch is a great spot for a family vacation or romantic getaway any time of the year.

Kicking Horse Lodges at Granby Ranch are nestled in the secluded Fraser Valley at the heart of Grand County. The sparkling Fraser River meanders through it, the majestic peaks of Rocky Mountain National Park and the Indian Peaks Wilderness encircle it, and one of the largest Elk Preserves in Colorado inhabits it. The Ute and Arapahoe Indians, and President Eisenhower were known to favor this area, and it’s easy to see why, with its rolling grasslands, forested peaks, and trout-filled waters.

Located seventy miles northwest of Denver, Colorado via Interstate 70 west to exit 232 (Hwy 40). Located two miles from Granby, 15 miles north of Winter Park, less than 25 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park, and only 15 miles down the road from Grand Lake (Colorado’s largest natural body of water boasting 150 miles of shoreline!).

SKIING:

Welcome to the most family-friendly ski mountain you’ll find anywhere. Two separate yet interconnected mountains make this a skiing experience everyone can enjoy. While the East Mountain is a beginner and intermediate skier’s paradise, the West Mountain offers terrain to whet the appetite of more advanced skiers. Granby Ranch ski resort is the perfect place for kids and parents alike, as all runs lead to a single location at the base. The newly completed Base Camp Lodge, which houses a dining hall, Granby Ranch Grille, Higher Grounds Coffee Shop, also has an outdoor fire pit for gathering around at the end of the day.

For a change of pace, Granby Ranch offers 25km of maintained Nordic trails which sprawl across the beautiful Granby Ranch area. Maps for nearby Nordic trails are posted in the three ring binder available to guests. A short free shuttle ride takes you to the incredible Winter Park resort for ultimate Colorado fun!

GOLFING:

With views of the Continental Divide to the west and the Granby Ranch Basin to the south, the scenery doesn’t get much better than what you’ll find at Headwaters golf coarse. Redesigned by the Jack Nicholas Design Group to become one of the finest golf venues in the Rocky Mountains, the course promises a challenging and enjoyable experience for all players. 18 hole par 72 golf course with driving range and three chipping/putting greens. This is truly a hidden gem! Other golf courses in the area include Grand Elk, Grand Lake and Pole Creek courses.

BIKING:

Granby Ranch is known for its downhill trails, and also has world class, cross-country mountain bike trails, and nearby scenic road rides. All trails are accessible right from condo! Maps for nearby rides are posted in the three ring binder avaliable to guests.

FISHING:

Trout fly fishing in nearby Fraser River and the Colorado River headwaters! Also, plenty of lake fishing at nearby Granby Lake and Grand Lake.

PAYMENT METHODS: We currently accept checks or use 'Reserve it Now' option though VRBO. $200 Security deposit to hold reservation, 50% due 60 days prior to stay, 50% due 30 days prior to stay. No refunds 20 days prior to stay unless we rebook reserved dates.

DETAIL PHOTOS: Please send us an e-mail to request specific photos.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Ryan
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Ryan

My husband and I met on a backpacking trip in the Colorado Mountains, and have been escaping together to the majestic beauty of the high country ever since. We never run out of places to explore and adventures share, which made Grand County the perfect location for us to invest in a place of our own. There are endless options of things to do and see here, all under the glorious Colorado sunshine! We hope that you’ll enjoy all that Granby Ranch/Grand County has to offer! Sarah and Ryan, Denver, CO.

Ryan purchased this condo in 2008

Why Ryan chose Northwest

Almost from the moment we first explored SolVista did we realize how comfortable and relaxed we felt. There's no comparison to the serenity and ease of life we enjoy while we're at our condo. The short drive from Denver, and the nearby grocery store and town, make SolVista an easy, stress-free escape. And the people we've met here are friendly, down-to-earth folks enjoying a laid-back getaway with their families.

What makes this condo unique

We offer the guests access to the private heated pool area at the Ski Granby Ranch base area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time. Your condo was very nice and we enjoyed the views. Thanks so much for letting us stay. Hopefully we will be able to go back again soon and stay in your condo again!
Feb 2012
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Amenities

Granby Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Rural
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Comfortable Queen Bed, Bunk Beds (2) Single over Double
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Ski-in Condo Sol Vista/Granby Ranch Kicking Horse - Guest Pass
average rating of 4.875 based on 29 reviews
5

Great summer rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week of summer Colorado fun in this cute rental. It was clean, well appointed, and the beds were super comfy. It was perfect for our family of four. Close to many of the trails we came to hike. Would stay here again! Thanks for sharing!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice place and a good central location

  • 5 of 5

The condo is up to date with granite counters and stained wood trim inside. The bed and pillows were comfortable and the area was quiet. Location is perfect for seeing the sites in the Rocky Mtn National Forest as well as Idaho Springs. There is also a grocery store across the highway which made it really convenient to pickup stuff on our way back from site seeing. The hosts were responsive and we enjoyed our stay; would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Nice Condo

  • 4 of 5

This is a nice condo conveniently located for sightseeing in RMNP. I was at Granby Ranch for a wedding and thoroughly enjoyed my small amount of down time. The beds were very comfortable which was wonderful after days of hiking!

The condo is nicely decorated, clean, and stocked with all you need for a home away from home.

The only reason I am not giving it 5 stars is because the view is limited. There was nothing bad about the condo itself!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The best family ski vacation

  • 5 of 5

From the minute we walked in the door we felt like we were at home. They have thought of everything for your stay. The ski runs were perfect for a family. Very short lines and extremely affordable. Ski school was priceless with wonderful teachers. We would also recommend fly fishing in Silverthorne, tubing and snowmobiling in Fraser. So much to do. We will be back. Thank you Ryan for making our vacation perfect.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place!. We will be back. Room was well accomidating.

  • 5 of 5

Property was the best.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Batavia, Illinois
5

Beautiful, quiet property

  • 5 of 5

My husband, my 2 teenage daughters and I really enjoyed our stay in this condo. The property is very quiet and comfortable. Very nice place to return to following a day of hiking/sight seeing. The owners attention to detail was exceptional from the quality towels and linens down to the solution in the frig for the humming bird feeder. We have stayed in many condos and this is definitely one of our favorites.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Granby Ranch
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Granby Ranch
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Winter Park
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Granby Ranch
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Granby Ranch
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Grand Lake

Alpine Slide, Fly Fishing, Snowshoeing, Downhill biking, Theraputic Hot Springs

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.