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Time for a getaway? Ski Time? Relax in our GORGEOUS 3BR LOG HOME! Perfect Spot!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10+), heated floors throughout!

Our home is a spacious log home located in gorgeous Granby, Colorado, a short drive from Winter Park. The home sits atop a ridge overlooking Granby, Sol Vista ski resort, Grand Elk Ranch & Golf Club, as well as Rocky Mountain National Park. It is a wonderful gathering place for you family and friends. The three story design creates multiple quiet, private spaces. The great room layout of the kitchen, dining room and living room also provides a wonderful gathering place for socializing and spending quality family time. The home has a comfortable, relaxing, luxury log cabin feel.

Log home has large grand room with romantic gas fireplace, heated hardwood floors, granite counter tops and stainless appliances. Decks surrounding house provide beautiful views. The den is a great place for the whole gang to watch TV, have drinks or hot chocolate from the bar and relax after enjoying the hot tub. We also have a pool table, ping-pong table, and sleds for the kids. The back yard has world class sledding and the deck is a great place to watch the sledders.

The master bedroom is large with king size bed and its own private bathroom. The master bath boasts an over-sized jetted tub for two and walk-in shower. Downstairs are two bedrooms with adjoining bathroom and living room complete with bar which opens to large patio and hot tub.

One bedroom has a full size bed and double bunk beds. The other has full sized bed. The third floor is a loft with a Queen bed, and stunning views. The kitchen is perfect for entertaining. It is fully equipped and has a dining table with room for 10. There is space in the garage for your vehicle and all your winter sports equipment. This home has a comfortable Colorado cabin feel with a taste of luxury. You won't want to leave.

Bring your skis and boards! The skiing at Winter Park and Granby Ranch are world class and just minutes away. We receive tons of snow and you'll be sure to leave with your fill of winter activities. In addition to downhill skiing the cross-country skiing at Granby Ranch is fabulous. Devil's Thumb has fantastic groomed classic and skate ski trails. Hot Sulphur Springs is a lovely place to enjoy the night sky.

When the ice melts, bring a boat! The largest lake in Colorado, Grand Lake, is nearby and is an excellent recreational place for fishing, swimming, paddle boarding, waterskiing, and boating. The Grand Elk golf clubhouse is 100 yards away. This club has unprecedented amenities and a Craig Stadler designed course.

The Grand Elk Clubhouse has a fabulous restaurant and bar; A perfect place to wind up you day of recreation. Then head on home to the hot tub and a night cap overlooking a star studded rocky mountain sky.

Cross country skiing, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, snowmobiling, horse back riding, skeet shooting, fly fishing, downhill skiing, inner tubing, hunting, mountaineering, and rock climbing are all just minutes away.

Pets are OK.

More Details

Owner
Hunter Allen
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2017

About Hunter Allen

We are avid skiers, cyclists, kayakers, who love fishing, hiking and getting away from the fast paced lives we lead. We fell in love with this beautiful home in this quiet neighborhood perched at the top of a ridge overlooking the serene Granby Valley. Our kids love sledding in the back yard, challenging each other to a game of ping pong in the rec area, and water activities in the lake. This home offers us an ideal location for spending time with friends and family with its perfect central location for access to activities for family members of all ages and interests.

Hunter Allen purchased this house in 2008

Why Hunter Allen chose Granby

The Granby Getaway is ideally located for enjoying all of our favorite outdoor activities year round. It a beautiful home with amazing views.

What makes this house unique

You have Sol Vista just 5 miles down the road and Winter Park 13 miles down the road. You can see the Grand Elk Ranch & Golf Club right from the house. The Rocky Mountain National Park is also easily accessible.

There is never a lack of anything to do and yet if you chose to relax in the hot tub or just sit on the deck, you are far enough from the 'city' life that you can do so in complete peace. The views are not only outstanding during the day, but at night you can get caught up in star gazing and just sink away from the chaos of the real world.

Amenities

Grand Elk Ranch House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Double sinks as well.
    Downstairs bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Upstairs living room bath - toilet
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Downstairs Bedroom #1 - 1 double , 1 bunk bed , Note: the Bunkbed is a DOUBLE, so 4 kids in here easy.
    Downstairs Bedroom #2 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 queen
  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom, 2 Queen size Beds (1) One in second bedroom downstairs, (1) in Loft. Double Beds (1) One in second bedroom with the double bunkbeds. Bunk Beds (1) made up of two double beds in the third bedroom downstairs. It's a double bunk bed! The den also contains a 7' long couch that is very comfortable to sleep on for one person.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • 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
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We provide sleds for both young and the old. Great sledding hill right out the back door.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)

Time for a getaway? Ski Time? Relax in our GORGEOUS 3BR LOG HOME! Perfect Spot!
average rating of 4.5416665 based on 48 reviews
5

Wonderful location right in the middle of all our favorite Rocky Mountain places.

  • 5 of 5

We took a family of 12 to this beautiful mountain home. There was more than enough room and plenty for the kids to do with to hot tub and pool table. Great location just out of town with a wonderful view of the mountains from the upper deck.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that we could share our home with you and your family! Sounds like you had a great trip and the memories you made will last a lifetime! Hope you'll come back and stay another time! Hunter
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5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Nice big space for 12 adults to stay and not feel cramped. Awesome views! Weather didn't cooperate for getting out to do many outdoor activities so I guess we'll have to come back!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a blast! You are welcome anytime! Hunter
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5

We loved this cabin

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is amazing. We loved the hot tub and the views. Grand lake was so close and was absolutely breath taking.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Time with Family

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay in Granby - House was exactly what we wanted. Only min away from Granby Ranch. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: That is really great to read! I love it when our vacation home fits the bill! So glad you created new memories and were able to enjoy your time in our home and skiing! Can't wait to have you back! Hunter
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Grandby Vacation - 02/18 - 02/20

  • 3 of 5

Great location and a great property from the outside. The sledding hill right behind the property was the best! The inside of the property needs attention. There were literally cobwebs in the kitchen and living room areas. Several light bulbs were out in multiple areas, the front of the microwave was damaged, several different sets of blinds did not work, and one of the garage doors was did not work. The property could be a 5 star property with a good cleaning and better maintenance. Overall, I would give the property 3 stars. With all of that said, the layout and the functionality of the property suited our needs and we all had a great time.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Justin for your review and so glad you and your family enjoyed our vacation home! We love it there and so glad we can share it with other amazing families! I was just there this past weekend and we worked on the house and fixed everything except the garage door, which will have to wait till spring warmer weather to fix. I have also ordered a new microwave, since that small crack, with a piece of tape over it seems to offend so many people. Who would have thought!? Anyhow, again, so glad you had a blast with your family. Come visit us again, anytime! Hunter
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5

Great place for a reunion.

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time at this beautiful cabin. It slept 6 of us comfortably. It's location close to the City Market made making dinners easy. We were just 30 minutes away from amazing fishing, Winter Park and Grand Lake. Also, walking distance to the golf course. Then relaxing in the evening with football on the nice TV and couches and the clean hot tub. All my email interactions with the owner, Hunter, were courteous, timely and thorough. The cabin is low maintenance, so checkout was simple. Added bonus of having our cars in the garage for warm morning starts. Would certainly recommend.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So great to read! I am so glad you were able to enjoy our home and all the surrounding attractions as well! Fishing and golf ! Perfect! Please come back and visit soon! - Hunter
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Gorgeous modern log home boasts drop dead views of the Colorado Rockies from a deck spanning the entire back of the house. Step out the door into a great day of sledding and cross country skiing in the winter, barbequing and soaking in the views from the hot tub in the spring, golfing, birding and mountain biking in the summer, and cycling back road canyon passes in the autumn. This home also makes a great base camp for year round outdoor activities. The extensive list of opportunities includes skiing and boarding at Winter Park in the winter. Springtime favorites include soaking in the nearby hot sulphur springs, fly fishing the numerous streams bursting with trophy trout and wandering through the wild flowers at Rocky Mountain National Park. Summer highlights include mountain biking fantastic high alpine single track, water sprorts (boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming, fishing, etc) at nearby Grand Lake, experiencing the jazz and blues festivals at Winter Park, wildlife viewing and bird watching along the streams in the adjacent national forest. Autumn boasts sub alpine forests filled with the dazzling golden fall colors of Aspen, hiking the Rockies, hunting big game(pronghorn, elk, deer, etc) and road cycling 12,000ft passes.

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Rates & Availability

Grand Elk Ranch House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring,Summer,Fall
Apr 4 2017 - Nov 6 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,799
 
 
Holiday Season
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$550
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,799
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $150
Pet Fee $50

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.
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