Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call VRBO Booking Assistance: 888-829-7076
Book Online or call VRBO Booking Assistance: 888-829-7076

5 Star Reviews Exclusive HIghlands Neighborhood

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

As you walk up to this delightful home located in scenic Breckenridge, you will feel comfortable about your upcoming stay. You're in the upscale Highlands Subdivision across from Breckenridge Ski Resort and a short drive away from Copper Mountain, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Vail and Beaver Creek.

Upon entering, the place opens up to you with far larger dimensions than appear from outside photos. The designer decorated furnishings are exquisite, the fireplace stunning with its half metal, half stone chimney stretching all the way up to the cathedral ceiling, a giant HD flat screen TV front and center, a special view (if it’s not snowing) of the Rockies right in front of you, a bear staring down at you. Off to the left is a large kitchen-bar-dinette area complete with all the tools you need to make most anything, well, that I can think of. On the right is a beautiful master bedroom, with a fireplace, huge bed, connected bathroom, and deck.

Upstairs you find a junior master bedroom with a queen bed and its own bathroom. Then passing across a walkway that overlooks the living room you arrive at another master bedroom. It contains a large sleigh bed, a fireplace and a balcony.The bedroom's bathroom is large and beautiful, with a jetted bath and separate shower. .

Heading downstairs you come to the game room, a second full kitchen, a dart game area, and the bunk room. There is a full bath in this area. Outside is the hot tub and a large patio area.

The game room contains a fireplace, TV, and a high caliber, professional pool table. The bedroom contains six beds (two captain's beds with a trundle bed under each). The hot tub is top class with play room for 8 and room for drinks, martinis or cokes as the case may be.

Keywords: House, Lodge, Awesome, Residential, Wonderful, Sleeps up to 14

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
February 7, 2018

About The Owner

U.S. State Department official, 1969-80; Deputy Assistant Secretary, Department of Transportation, 1981-83; Deputy Assistant Secretary, Department of State, 1983-85; Group Vice President, Rollins Environmental Services, Inc., 1985-97; Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Lynn Health Science Institute, Inc., 1997-present; Deputy Senior Adviser, Iraq Ministry of Communications and Iraq Ministry of Transportation, 2003-04

The Owner purchased this house in 2010

Why The Owner chose The Highlands

Alpine skiing, cross country skiing, hunting, fishing, hiking, road races, sailing, kayaking, rafting, mountain biking, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, tubing, golf, all within 15 minutes to 1 hour. The most gorgeous summers and winters in all creation.

What makes this house unique

See why I chose to buy a home in this location.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Your "lodge" is absolutely gorgous! the location was fabulous for us and the accomodations were excellent! What a wonderful "spring break" in colorado at your beautiful home. Thank you so much for sharing #7 Barney Ford with us! Best regards!
Mar 2010
  • 1 of 2

Amenities

The Highlands 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: 14
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size beds (2) in each master bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) in the junior master bedroom, Double Beds (2) Captain's Bed--double bed lower, twin above, trundle under double that pulls out , Twin or Single Beds (2) see double bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size, Bunk Beds (2) see double bed
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
Notes:
Dartboard, game room, 52 Inch HD TV, music throughout home, 3 other TVs in game room and two bedrooms, 1.7 acre property, private view. Note two master bedrooms and one junior master bedroom, all with private bathrooms that include tub and shower, jetted tub in one master. Bathroom with tub and shower downstairs for game room and bunk room. Powder room on main floor.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

94% Complete
5% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
5 Star Reviews Exclusive HIghlands Neighborhood
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 20 reviews
4

Great Location to Breckenridge slopes and downtown area

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time staying at this rental. It's location is very convenient for skiing at Breck and when you want to go to town for dinner, shopping or just wandering around.

The house is showing a little of its age. Some dust and cobwebs, but overall it is OK.

Steve and his sons get 5 stars for responding the day before Christmas when the refrigerator did not work and the day after Christmas when the garbage disposal was leaking water under the sink. They quickly replaced the fridge and disposal with new units so it was all good.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Breathtaking views

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. With breathtaking views

Very comfortable and cozy nestled in lovely neighborhood and close to town. Loved the 3 fireplaces and big hot tub.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Place is incredible inside!

  • 5 of 5

Great Location and wonderful house. Would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for Labor Day. The house had everything expected.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The house was amazing. Perfect for our group.

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely go back. The owners know what they are doing and all the appliances/tv/music were very easy to figure out. Our group had a great time staying in the house as well as using the convenience of a $12 Uber ride to get to Main Street, Breckenridge.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! We try our very best to assure our guests have a great stay, and we appreciate comments that tell us we are meeting our goal. We welcome others to consider us in their vacation plans. Frank Willis
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great Place, Great Price, and Great Owner

  • 5 of 5

Our family just got the chance to spend the weekend in this house and it was amazing! The Owner made the rental process so easy. House was in great condition when we arrived and we were pleasantly surprised by the layout of the house. There was plenty of room for our group.

The location cannot be beat. Easy drive to downtown, but nicely secluded if that's what you are looking for.

The hiking trails nearby were great and easy to get to and navigate.

We will be staying here again for sure!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $250
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.28%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties