3 Minute Walk to Ski-in/Out! Two Story, 3BR, on the Slopes. Low Rates!(21 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-4 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Our unit is a two-story, end-unit with three bedrooms with queen beds, including a loft bedroom with a folding wall for privacy. On three sides of the living room, two-story, floor-to-ceiling windows rise to a beamed, cathedral ceiling. There is a glass-front, wood-burning stove in the fireplace, a full kitchen with tile floor and counter tops, and upstairs and downstairs bathrooms, one with a tub and powder room, and one with a shower stall. A spiral staircase beside the 'wet room' entrance foyer leads up to the second floor. The entrance foyer has a rack for your skis.
The ambience is spacious, bright and comfortable. The furniture is upholstery and oak. There is HDTV with cable, a DVD player, a stereo Ipod docking station and free wireless internet. The three bedrooms with queen beds and a sofa bed in the living room make it ideal for one or two couples with kids or three couples. It can sleep six comfortably, or eight using the sofa bed.
The nine homes of JVT are occupied by full-time resident owners, with a few such as ours being rented when we are not in residence. We have owned it since 1975 and plan to retire there one day.
It was one of the first dwellings on this part of the mountain, and was originally ski-in, ski-out from the front door. Construction of roads and buildings on the land we used to ski now requires a walk of about three minutes down the road to a ski-in, ski-out point.
Steamboat is one of the finest all-round ski areas in the US, with terrain for all abilities and wonderful for families. Excellent tree and powder skiing and large areas for intermediates and beginners. Come and enjoy it!
Keywords: economy, value, fireplace, two-story, full kitchen, loft, three-bedroom
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Member since: 2010
- Max. occupancy 6
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Queen size Beds (3) One Queen per bedroom.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Wood Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 16 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 20 - Dec 11, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 12 - Dec 17, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
- Cleaning/Laundry (waived on 7 nights) $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 11.65%
Cleaning fee waived on stays of 7 nights or more. 100% refund on nights subsequently rented after cancellations.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
Although famous as a ski resort, Steamboat has a full complement of year-round activities, including golf, water sports on the Yampa River and Steamboat Lake, fishing and hunting and mountain biking.
Year Purchased: 1975
About the owner: Ernie and Jamie Kent live in Maryland but plan to retire to Steamboat one day. At present they run a family website development business. Between them they have six children.
Why the Owner Chose Steamboat Springs, CO, USA:
Ernie discovered Steamboat while attending a conference in 1974, and fell in love with the ski mountain. The next year he began looking for a place to buy at Steamboat and discovered JVT. Over the years JVT and Steamboat have become home while his 'real' location moved around the country.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
JVT is a three minute walk down a road to the second gondola tower, where we can ski down about ten seconds beside the beginner's slope to the gondola, and where we can ski back at the end of the day to walk 3 minutes back to the condo. This spot is accessible to all levels from the beginner's slope. It's actually a shorter walk to our ski-in/out point than the walk from any public parking to the gondola - check the comparison in the photos. It's also a short walk from JVT to the end of our road where a free bus stops every 20 minutes. JVT has free off-street parking, and Longthong Road is heated concrete for safe, easy access in all weather.
- Primary: (301) 916-5702 (Maryland, USA)
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The large, airy living room space
Apres-ski by the fire in the evening
Dining Room with oak table
Entrance from the brick and tile wet-room foyer and the spiral staircase.
Middle bedroom. A smaller room with a queen bed. Great for the kids!
Sliding glass doors to the second-floor balcony off the Master Bedroom.
HDTV and DVD with free cable.
From the Dining Room window on a powder day.
Summer View from The Loft
The walk to the ski-in/out point is shorter than from the lots to the gondola.
Fishermen in the Yampa, right in downtown Steamboat. Bicycle along the river.
Another View of the Living Room
Windows and Ceiling Fan
General Downstairs View
The spacious, fully-equipped kitchen
The Loft Bedroom. A folding wall can close it to the space below.
The Master Bedroom
The Powder room of the Upstairs Bathroom leads into a separate, tiled bath.
Docking station for your iPod with hi fi speakers and FM radio.
A view from the Master Bedroom balcony.
The view from the Middle Bedroom window.
Fish Creek Canyon and Falls, a few minutes drive away.. Great hiking.
Snow Ghosts near Sunshine Peak.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017
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