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Luxurious 1920 Victorian Heart O Boulder downtown

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath (Sleeps 6-8)

This recently renovated 2 family Victorian brick home is located in the historic Mapleton Hill neighborhood of Boulder, a five minute walk from the charming pedestrian shopping locale of Pearl Street. The owner occupies the apartment on the 1st floor - the rental unit is on the second floor with a private entrance and access to a secluded beautifully landscaped back yard. The apartments have been professionally updated in the style of a boutique hotel, designed to marry contemporary furnishings with classical architecture. They are exquisitely furnished by an internationally published interior design firm.

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

Why The Owner chose Boulder

Boulder is within driving distance to many popular ski areas, as Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, KeyStone, Copper Mountain, Winter Park & Aspen. “The Hill District” at the University of Colorado is a happening area where you can get a taste of the lively nightlife and sample Boulder’s locally-brewed beer. Just jump on ‘hop’ for an 8-minute bus ride. Boulder is very green with firm recycling programs. Drop by “The Kitchen”, an Eco-Friendly restaurant or choose one of several organic restaurants. You’ll find cars fueled with bio-diesel, wind powered shops and solar powered Wi-Fi 35 minutes from downtown Denver yet remote in the foothills, keeps Boulder from getting too crowded with tourists. Take in the stunning views from Chautauqua Park, located at the foot of Boulder’s mountains. The Colorado Chautauqua was named a National Historic Landmark & hosts film series, music festivals, art exhibits, nature hikes & concert performances. You may “hop” on the local buses, and get to an area of your choice easily, as the buses run every few minutes. Boulder has 43,000 acres of open space … find yourself on a simple “stroll” around town. You can watch a play under the stars at the Colorado Shakespeare Festival right here in Boulder. Also enjoy a free outdoor music concert and visit the many galleries … rated one of the best art towns in the country. All in all, highlighting just a few, Boulder tops the lists for its recreation, culture, health, business climate and overall ‘quality of life”. There’s much much more.

What makes this house unique

This exquisite Victorian home is centrally located and one can easily take advantage of all that Boulder has to offer. Boulder was recently rated the #1 Sports Town in America by Outside Magazine. Rent a bike and see the town on the 5.5 miles of bike trails through the center of town on Boulder Creek Path; or ride along Boulder Creek or challenge the hard core trails nearby. A perfect day outdoors could include hiking around the Flatirons nearby or a visit to Boulder Falls Walk 6 blocks to Boulder Theater for live music Drive up Flagstaff Mountain for a spectacular view overlooking the town of Boulder, just 8-10 minutes away NIA is very popular dance for men & women of all ages and offers a great form of exercise… a personal growth, body-mind-spirit fitness program. Dance to incredible music & move your body from dance arts, martial arts and healing arts such as yoga. Through expressive movement, NIA empowers people to achieve physical, mental, emotional & spiritual well-being. There are several places to dance or work out including 3 Recreational Centers and several dance studios… just a bike ride away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Your home is beautiful Thank you for the spacious stay. It felt very comfortable and home like. Love ----
Oct 2011
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Amenities

Whittier House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Game Console
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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average rating of 4.87931 based on 95 reviews
Nashville TN
5

Excellent overnight!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the lovely vintage feel of this home. The location was ideal for an easy walk to Main Street. A+++

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Little Rock, Arkansas
5

Beautiful home just a few blocks from the Pearl Street Mall

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this beautifully decorated upstairs apartment! The home is beautiful and is quite comfortable. The owner is very attentive to detail and everything we needed was provided. The owner is helpful and answered all questions we had during our stay quickly. In addition, the home is just a few blocks away from the fabulous Pearl Street Mall which is home to great restaurants and shops. The neighborhood is lovely, and there is a patio that we enjoyed for morning coffee or evening drinks before heading out for our daily adventures. We also had visits from neighborhood deer and rabbits! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review. We will certainly welcome you again should you return to Boulder. So happy you had a terrific time!! Best, Susan
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Portland, oregon
5

Beautifully decorated in great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Susan's home is a real gem. Very tastefully decorated, comfortable and well stocked. The neighborhood is fantastic and it is nice to be able to park all day and night close to so much to do. There is only one bathroom but we were traveling with teenaged boys so it was fine. Susan went out of her way to make things convenient for us. She tolerated us texting her with questions and didn't seem mad when I had to mail her the extra key! (So sorry). The only criticism was VRBO which I try not to use. They really don't deserve such an awesome home and host!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
5

Perfect location, lovely house

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect about our stay at Susan's place. It was very clean, nicely decorated and had all of the essentials. We comfortably fit six people and slept wonderfully. It was walking distance from everything, Susan was very accommodating and I would recommend it to anyone!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent Rental

  • 5 of 5

We rented the unit for visiting guests. The apartment is well appointed and very comfortable. It provides guest privacy in a quiet neighborhood in central Boulder that is within easy walking distance to the Boulder outdoor mall with shops and restaurants. The owner, Susan, provided clear guidelines on departing instructions and is easy to work with. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Homecoming Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We enjoy this property so much. Its very nicely decorated and well equipped. The kitchen and living area are bright and sunny and a make a great gathering spot for a group of friends. The location is great and we really did not need a car to enjoy much of what Boulder has to offer. We walked to Pearl Street and Campus, rented bikes and rode up Boulder Creek. Everyone loved the place and I would recommend it highly.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Denver International Airport
Car: necessary

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, Rock Climbing, Racquetball, Basketball Court, Hot Air Ballooning, Health/Beauty Spa, Cross Country Skiing, Downhill ski

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $40 per person per night
Damage Deposit $300

There is no minimum length of stay, however a stay less than 3 days will include increased daily rate and a cleaning fee.

Increased rates for Holidays and Special Events including but not limited to CU Graduation; Ironman; Boulder Bolder
NOTE: **THERE IS A 4 DAY REQUIRED MINIMUM STAY FOR THE CU GRADUATION IN MAY.**

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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