Great Family Value - Gorgeous Views - Private Acre in the Pines

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Last updated: 07/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

You won't find a better value for your vacation in the Winter Park area. This home, located on a private one acre wooded lot lets you get away to quiet privacy, but is convenient to all the activities of the Grand County recreation area. Ten minutes to Winter Park. An hour and a half from Denver.

Check the Video Tab above for a video about the house and area.

Biking, fishing, boating, hiking, golf, horseback, alpine slide - all within minutes of the house.

Devil's Thumb Ranch & Snow Mountain Ranch are also both popular with wedding parties.

Layout: Over 2,000 square feet in this home. There are three bedrooms and 2 baths on the first level. Bedroom 2 has a king size bed and reading chair. Bedroom 3 has two twin beds. These bedrooms share a bath. (Tub and toilet separated by a door from counter and sink) Bedroom 4 has 4 bunk beds and a bathroom. Upstairs is the great room, kitchen and master with king size bed. Master area has doors that can be closed off so toilet and sink can be accessed by others on main level without disturbing master, which has its own additional private counter and sink.

Heat is individually controlled in each room, so everyone can have it set the way they prefer.

Also works well for two families to share - parents have the king beds, up to 6 kids in bunk or twin beds.

Updated kitchen has granite countertops and a generous supply of dishes, pans, utensils, crockpot, mixer, griddle- everything you need for cooking.

Direct TV with DVD player.

Garage with electric door lets you drive in without exposure to elements.

Comments from past guests (also see reviews from guests):
'We really enjoyed your fantastic home. The accommodations are excellent. We had fun golfing. Hopefully next year we will be able to stay longer.' DK Denver

'Your home was perfect and enjoyable. Thanks for the prompt refund of the deposit.' JB Wisconsin

'We had a GREAT time in Colorado. The house was perfect, along with the views....WOW!!! We have already talked about coming next year! Yes, there was plenty of snow for the snowmobiling. We also went tubing and skiing. Thanks again for giving us a great place to stay and for all your help.' DB Texas

'Our trip was excellent and the house was perfect. We all felt very much at home and you were right, it located wonderfully for the many trips we made to and from Devil's Thumb. Thanks again for everything.' RF Boulder, CO

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    2nd Floor - Master...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 4 bunk bed

    First Floor Bathroom in room...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    1st Floor - shares bathroom with bedroom 3...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    1st Floor - shares bathroom with bedroom 2...moreless

  • King size beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (4)

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    In bunk bedroom (4)...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV -200 channels...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Great views of Byers peak, mountains and the Fraser valley...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Seating at table for 8 (could be more with folding chair) Counter seating for 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heat. Thermostat in each room....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    One car in garage Space for several other vehicles outside...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Wood for fires provided...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Complete sets of everything you need....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Complete cooking pots, pans, utensils Complete china/silverware...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Typically flour, sugar, salt is on hand....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    -through the door water/ice dispensing...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    1st floor deck and upper level balcony/deck...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Two downhill ski areas, 2 cross country ski areas within 10 miles....moreless



Write a review 5
from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 28 - Sep 5, 2016
2 night min stay
Sep 6 - Nov 17, 2016
2 night min stay
Early ski sesson
Nov 18 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
Holiday Season
Dec 23 - Jan 8, 2017
4 night min stay
Ski season
Jan 9 - Feb 12, 2017
2 night min stay
Prime ski season
Feb 13 - Apr 9, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Ckeaning Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 5.7%


$75 cleaning fee. If you want to book, contact us and we will email you a reservation form with all the details.

50%-60 days in advance; 50%-30 days in advance Typically we get checks. We can do Paypal or credit cards, but renter pays the 3% processing fee. $100 cleaning fee.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 07/20/2016
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2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tabernash Tavern
12 Miles
Nearest Ski
Winter Park

Car: Necessary


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: This property has been in the family for years, but we took over in 2001. It is a favorite place to get away and enjoy the mountains, scenery and serenity and the kids have wonderful memories of the great times at the mountain house. It is available when we are not using it.

Why the Owner Chose Winter Park Highlands (Tabernash, CO, USA):
We love Grand county because it has everything you could want, from skiing in the winter to all the summer activities. Easier to get to from Denver than Summit County - no congested tunnel to worry about.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
When you stay at the house, you are off in a quiet reserve - all the properties nearby are acre plus lots. When you step out on the balcony, you see mountains and trees, not someone else's house or driveway or balcony. But in a few minutes you can be at the ski hill, the grocery store, at the lake or golf course or doing any of the many activities in the area.

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  • Dining area seats 8

    Dining area seats 8

  • King bedroom on lower level

    King bedroom on lower level

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Upper Deck

    Upper Deck

  • View from back of house at driveway

    View from back of house at driveway

  • You never tire of  this view from the great room and deck.

    You never tire of this view from the great room and deck.

  • Wood burning fireplace, satellite TV

    Wood burning fireplace, satellite TV

  • Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, cooking utensils, everything nee

    Kitchen is fully stocked with dishes, cooking utensils, everything nee

  • King bed master on upper level

    King bed master on upper level

  • Full bath on lower level

    Full bath on lower level

  • 4 bunk beds with adjoining 3/4 bath

    4 bunk beds with adjoining 3/4 bath

  • Beautiful, private wooded acre

    Beautiful, private wooded acre

  • Secluded with great views

    Secluded with great views

VRBO #205728

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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Winter Park Highlands (Tabernash, CO, USA) #205728

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