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

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


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

Hunter Allen
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

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 Grand Elk Ranch

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.


Grand Elk Ranch House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • 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
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
  • 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
We provide sleds for both young and the old. Great sledding hill right out the back door.


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Time for a getaway? Ski Time? Relax in our GORGEOUS 3BR LOG HOME! Perfect Spot!
average rating of 4.5438595 based on 57 reviews

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: June 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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Had a blast at Grand Elk Ranch-Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here Jan 2018 and had an absolute blast, the kids were thrilled with the sledding out back and the house was perfect for family and extended family use. We will definitely be back, we loved how close the cabin is to the grocery store and how it is easy access to Winter Park. Hunter was amazing as host and was helpful every step of the way. I can not say enough good things about our stay here. It was great!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much and really glad everyone had a great time! That back yard sledding is the bomb! Hope to see you soon!- Hunter
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Awesome Property!

  • 5 of 5

Great place, and amenities. The owner was very responsive and the family had a great stay. Beautiful location and look of the house.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

House was great, very spacious. No issues what so ever! Highly recommend Hunter and his beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! So glad you and your family had a great trip to use our vacation home. - Hunter
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Beautiful Vacation Home with Potential

  • 4 of 5

Our family enjoyed a fantastic Thanksgiving getaway in this beautiful Granby home. The home is gorgeous with fantastic views and was spacious enough for our crew. The 11 of us, including 3 young kids, had a blast playing games, sledding on the hill out back, dipping in the hot tub and enjoying family meals together. There was enough space that we could enjoy time together when desired, and retreat when needed! Hunter was friendly and courteous with interactions and prompt to respond to inquiries. The only drawbacks of the property were the underwhelming furnishings, appliances and such, and well trodden carpeting. The home could really be a stunner inside and out, though for our purposes with kids it worked out just right.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation property for the price!

  • 5 of 5

Great vacation property for the price!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much and glad you enjoyed our vacation home! Hope to see you again 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.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

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

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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