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Magnificent home in Woodland Park

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

This 4 bedroom mountain home is nestled among the pine and aspen trees - perfect for family gatherings, relaxation, and viewing wildlife.

The raised main level captures the beautiful nature of Colorado with it's two towering walls of windows, which bring the Colorado scenery into your home. The 2-story soaring rock and pine fireplace is a cozy and relaxing way to end a long but fabulous day of sightseeing. The beautiful granite kitchen is fully equipped with everything needed to cook for a large party or a small romantic meal. For your convenience, some basic ingredients and spices are provided and multiple grocery stores and Wal-Mart are just a few minutes drive into town.

Just beyond the kitchen and dining room is a picturesque deck complete with patio furniture and gormet gas grill. The deck is the perfect place to spend the day relaxing, reading, visiting, or simply enjoying the gorgeous blue Colorado skies. Wildlife sightings from the deck regularly include deer, fox, chipmunks, curious squirrels, the Colorado black squirrel and dozens of species of birds such as stellar jays, hummingbirds, woodpeckers, and many other songbirds. There's also been elk and a mama and baby bear sighted last summer. Complete your day relaxing on the deck while gazing on the brilliance of Colorado's starry sky.

Ample sleeping accommodations for up to 10 Guests with 4 bedrooms and 3 bath rooms - one on each level. The spacious master bedroom is located on the upper level with soaring ceilings and pocket doors that close for total privacy or open to overlook the wall of windows. The king sized bed has a top quality pillow top mattress and luxurious linens. The private 5 piece master bath has a soaking tub and shower complete for your stay. The main level of the house has two bedrooms with queen size beds each and a full bath. The lower level bedroom includes a queen bed with a pillow top mattress and another 3/4 bathroom. Additionally, the lower level includes a family room/media center with a sleeper sofa for up to 2 Guests.

This private home is superbly located in Woodland Park. The one acre lot has lots of aspen and pine trees but is still close enough to town to make it convenient for shopping and heading into the sights of Colorado Springs. Hiking trails are at your doorstep and just across the street is the Paradise Open Space at the base of the Rampart Range and Pike National Forest. Also Kings Crown Trailhead is just 0.2 miles down the road for short hikes. There are also many hiking options available a short drive away whether you are looking for a leisurely stroll near mountain streams or a challenging hike up a 14,000 foot mountain.

Woodland Park, 'City Above the Clouds' is at 8500 feet elevation and is located 20 minutes west of Colorado Springs. It is the perfect jumping off point for the many wonders of Colorado including:

Colorado Springs: Garden of the Gods, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Seven Falls, Air Force Academy, Museums, US Olympic training center, multiple hiking and mountain biking trails.

Manitou Springs: Pikes Peak, Cog Railway, Cave of the Winds, Cliff Dwellings.

Cripple Creek: Historic Mining Town and Gambling, Molly Kathleen Mine, Mueller State Park with miles of hiking, fabulous fall color in September and October.

Canon City: Royal Gorge and Arkansas River.

Salida: Arkansas River, Rafting, Fishing

Ski resorts: Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Monarch, Leadville

Buena Vista: Arkansas River, Rafting, Fishing, Hot Springs, St. Elmo Ghost Town.

Woodland Park: Rampart Resevoir, Dinosaur Museum, North Pole Amusement Park, hiking, fishing, camping.

Florissant: Petrified Redwood Forest, Fossil Beds, Homesteads.

Other amenities include: Wi-Fi high speed internet, printer, fax, satellite TV, land line phone, two car attached garage, gas grill, firewood, RV parking nearby (no hook-ups), washer & dryer, basketball hoop, DVD library, game library, book library and coffee maker with bean grinder.

This home is great for families: Pak-n-Play, Stroller, highchair, toys, basketball goal, sleds, and enough space to allow parents (or teenagers) to stay up late without disturbing the rest of the guests.

Keywords: Mountain Home,family home, roomy home

More Details

Property Manager
Judy, Bill or Linda
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Due to the change in management companies at the start of 2012, all guest comments for 2011 were lost. However all of the comments by guests mentioned the fact the this home was extremely comfortable and quiet. They enjoyed the large deck with hot tub. They enjoyed the wildlife that visited. They enjoyed the fact that the home was nestled in the trees. They mentioned how pleasant the weather was and the fact that no air conditioning was needed. They enjoyed Woodland Park.
Jul 2011
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Amenities

Woodland Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • REVISED CHECK-IN or CHECK-OUT times noted in RESERVATION CONFIRMATION email will supersede our standard 4:00 pm and 11:00 am times noted.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 Main Level - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 Upper Master Level - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 Lower Level - toilet , shower
  • 3 bathrooms - one on each floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite on the Upper Level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Level Bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Main Level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Lower Level
  • Additional sleeping in Lower Level Family Room on Sleeper Sofa for 2 Guests
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.818182 based on 34 reviews
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5

Very Relaxing and Welcoming

  • 5 of 5

Recently our family started using VRBO instead of hotels. We are a family of five; so, renting a house gives us the biggest bang for the buck. The purpose of this visit was to spend with our oldest daughter during Parents Weekend for the United States Air Force Academy. To sum it all up, our stay was PERFECT!!!

The pictures of this property do not do it any justice. We were pleasantly surprised at how well maintained the house and property were. My wife and I are clean freaks....this place is spotless!

The owners/management really pay attention to their renters needs, for example, I am a retired Police Sergeant from the NYPD and when we pulled into the driveway, there was a brand new Police Lives Matter Flag mounted on the porch. Thank you very much, our whole family was touched by this little detail.

The first couple of days we had to make a few trips back and forth to the USAFA and were originally concerned it would be too far. In actuality, it wasn't bad at all. On average it took about 45 minutes, which wasn't bad at all, especially considering we live in the NY metropolitan area and most people have a long commute. Besides, we truly enjoyed being a little distance away, not too far, yet not to close.

The house itself was very cozy and we cherished the time we spent there. We were also fortunate enough to have a few visitors, plenty of deer (young and old alike) and a little red fox who visited everyday.

I highly recommend this property to everyone searching on VRBO. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We like to do the extra when we can to make our Guest Vacations - Perfect. Thank-you for the kind review.
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5

Peaceful, convenient, comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Wished the outdoor stairway were better lit.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house, enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet retreat in the woods

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home in the woods ,convenient to many activities in the co springs area ,the home is well maintained and the kitchen was very nicely stocked.just a couple of drawbacks the water heater needs to be lowered to rake into account little children ,it rained every day but that can't be changed,all in all a nice place

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the cabin. Afternoon rains are fairly common at this time of year which is much needed for the forests, flowers, grass etc... I've put in my order to have it rain at night instead of the afternoon but so far not much luck in that change.
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Our Colorado Stay

  • 4 of 5

This is a very nice home in a very nice part of town. We enjoyed our stay here and would recommend it for others. Kitchen is stocked with all the necessities. Bathrooms have plenty of towels. Very clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very glad you enjoyed your stay at this vacation rental property. We try to keep the kitchen stocked of necessities along with a winning cleaning staff between Guest visits. Please come again.
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5

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This place was great. Owner keeps the property in great shape. We would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $160
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 13.69%

CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cancel at least 30 days in advance of your Check-in Date, you will receive 100% refund. If you cancel between 14 to 29 days before your Check-in Date you will receive 50% refund minus any HomeAway-VRBO Service Fee incurred. 13 days or less from your Check-in Date there is no refund available but with schedule permitting, we can offer you the opportunity to reschedule your stay within a 12-month time frame.

HOLIDAY WEEKS: New Years, Super Bowl, Easter-Spring Break, 420 Week, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving-Fall Break and Christmas.

Manager'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.