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Truly unique, one of a kind property!Light, bright & airy. 600 sq. ft. deck

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Last updated: 07/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This spacious, bright, comfortable home is truly one of a kind! Built in 1982, with Darwin passive solar architecture, you will not want for natural sunlight and views. Adjacent to the national forest, the location is simply unmatched to experience true mountain living with local conveniences in nearby Salida and Buena Vista. Arkansas Valley headwaters, trails, Princeton Hot springs just minutes away. The 'Little Slice' backs right up to National Forest and the stunning, unobstructed mountain views and sunsets will take your breath away. Tall, fragrant pines surround you, and don't be surprised at the abundance of bird species that will stop by the feeders or wildlife you may see meandering through the meadow. We love our guests and will do everything possible to insure your comfort at a reasonable rate. Check out our reviews! Our 'Little Slice' is the perfect place for great memories. Family reunions, special birthdays, anniversaries, friends gathering, outdoor enthusiasts, hunters who prefer a warm bed at night.......We welcome you!

2 bedrooms host 3 (total) queen beds and a king bed in the loft. 2 baths, full galley kitchen. Plenty of space for additional air mattress or cot. Squeaky clean and comfortable beds and furnishings. Two (2) TV's, DVD library and player, stereo. Good roads to property, great cell phone reception, high Speed Wireless Internet and washer and dryer provided for guest use. Take the wide spiral staircase all the way to the observation deck and enjoy 360 degree views of the Saguache and San De Cristo ranges. The stars are so close you will think you can grab one. In the heart of the Banana Belt, the climate is milder in the winter than you might expect. All seasons are idyllic. Plenty of activities for every season. You can do it all here. Stay as active as you like, (hiking, ATVing, snow mobile riding, rock hounding, shooting range, snow shoeing, rafting, fishing, hunting....what do YOU like to do??)or decompress. There is plenty of unique shopping and great dining in nearby(13 miles to each) Salida and Buena Vista. **Rate advertised is for 3 night minimum. 2 Night rentals based on availability at higher rate.

Keywords: snowshoeing,skiing, snowmobiling, fishing, horseback riding, rafting, hiking, atv trails, stunning mountain vistas, rafting, hunting, fishing, gold panning. Outdoor activities galore.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Active toddlers may require additional attention due to open stair case. Baby gate at property ...moreless

  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Enjoy but please leave at cabin. ...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable provided...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    One large dining table can very comfortably seat 8 and we have often "squeezed in" 10 and had a wonderful time! . Smaller dinette area also available. ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Baseboard heat throughout. Passive solar architecture keeps house toasty warm in winter. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Internet provideds. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Good cell reception at property. There is NOT a landline. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Standard twelve cup coffee maker (2) provided for guest use...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Medium size crockpot and mixer also provided for guest use. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Observation deck...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    New, 600 square foot deck and also smaller observation deck. Comfortable deck furnishings...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Convenient to Monarch, Ski Cooper and Breckenridge a bit further...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer, Memorial, Labor Day
May 26 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$285
$1,875
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250
$1,600

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning, linen & trash $125
  • Tax Rate 6.8%

Notes:

Rates are between $240-275 plus tax per night with a three night minimum, depending on season. Monthly rates available Two night stay available at slightly higher rate on season and availability. $125 non refundable cleaning linen and trash fee and fully refundable damages deposit ($200) Additional pet deposits may be required at owners discretion Please do not rely on VRBO "automatic quotes"

Half of rent and $200 security deposit due within 7 days of reservation, balance due in full 21 business days prior to check in. Note: Rate for Holidays includes Christmas Week through New Years, Thanksgiving week, Memorial and Labor Day weekends and summer Jun 5-August 31


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Last updated: 07/24/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Well fell in love with the Arkansas Valley many, many years ago when a day hike on majestic Mt. Princeton turned into an overnight adventure. We found our 'Little Slice of Heaven' while camping and tooling around on the fire roads in the National Forest right behind our property. Our best memories have been hiking, ATV'ing, skiing and snow shoeing and exploring this miraculous, unspoiled area. We treat our guests as family that we actually like to come visit 😊, and have so enjoyed hearing about the wonderful memories and experiences that take place at 'The Little Slice.'

Why the Owner Chose Nathrop, CO, USA:
Nathrop is located just 13 miles from Buena Vista, which means 'Beautiful Views.' (We don't know what Nathrop means!) 13 miles south and you step back into time in old town Salida. The sense of community and eclectic shops and great dining experiences are so relaxing. Plenty of convenience and no big-box malls suits us just fine! There's a Walmart and plenty of fast food on the outskirts of town...)

The Unique Benefits at this House:
A full day of outdoor activities,)followed by a soak at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs brings us sheer joy. Relaxing on the observation deck at night with a glass of wine really puts things in perspective for us. Morning coffee on the deck or by the windows is the best way to start the day.


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  • Truly unique, one of a kind property!Light, bright & airy. 600 sq. ft. deck

    Truly unique, one of a kind property!Light, bright & airy. 600 sq. ft. deck

  • Plenty of light, space and seating for larger gatherings.

    Plenty of light, space and seating for larger gatherings.

  • Heavenly King size bed in large loft. Amazing views  greet you when you wake!

    Heavenly King size bed in large loft. Amazing views greet you when you wake!

  • Very large downstairs bedroom with comfy, queen bed, TV and nice reading nook

    Very large downstairs bedroom with comfy, queen bed, TV and nice reading nook

  • Wildlife Abound! (Yes. This really is our view!)

    Wildlife Abound! (Yes. This really is our view!)

  • Best spot in the house for morning coffee!

    Best spot in the house for morning coffee!

  • ahhhh, ahhhhh, Observation deck! You won't believe how close the stars are  🌟✨🌟

    ahhhh, ahhhhh, Observation deck! You won't believe how close the stars are 🌟✨🌟

  • Second bedroom hosts two queensize beds.  Plenty of room!

    Second bedroom hosts two queensize beds. Plenty of room!

  • Let your spirits soar! :) every pun intended...

    Let your spirits soar! :) every pun intended...

  • BBQ or Soak up the views and sun from our brand new 600 square foot deck

    BBQ or Soak up the views and sun from our brand new 600 square foot deck

  • Additional makeup vanity across from tub, not shown.

    Additional makeup vanity across from tub, not shown.

  • Downstairs bath room

    Downstairs bath room

  • Living area with newer furnishings, wood burning stove and views galore!

    Living area with newer furnishings, wood burning stove and views galore!

  • Fully stocked and equipped galley kitchen.

    Fully stocked and equipped galley kitchen.

  • Loft

    Loft

  • reading nook and additional television

    reading nook and additional television

  • Sunny dinette area for meals, cards, board games or just having a nice chat 😊

    Sunny dinette area for meals, cards, board games or just having a nice chat 😊

  • Great roads to property!

    Great roads to property!

  • 360 degree views.

    360 degree views.

  • Nice separation between downstairs bedrooms! Rooms are roomy and comfortable.

    Nice separation between downstairs bedrooms! Rooms are roomy and comfortable.

  • Main floor bathroom with tub,shower and vanity

    Main floor bathroom with tub,shower and vanity

  • Enough said.

    Enough said.

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, August 25, 2016

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