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Beautiful Serene Log-Adobe House Overlooking Twin Lakes

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

This beautiful and serene 1300 sq. ft. log/adobe house sits high overlooking the majestic Twin Lakes. With 3 bedrooms (including a bunk bed in one for the kids), 1.5 bathrooms, a great room for dining and relaxing, and an additional 840 sq. ft. deck plus gazebo overlooking the lakes; this house is sure to please everyone. All linens and utensils are provided, so just bring yourself, your loved ones, clothes, food and the good times!

Located within 20 minutes of both Leadville and Buena Vista, day trips to the shops & hot springs are a must. A gorgeous 50 minute drive over the famous 'Independence Pass' will take you to Aspen and adventure-filled Vail is just 45 minutes away. Fishing, hiking and rafting are just a few minutes away.

With endless activities all around you and a huge deck to relax during the day or watch the stars at night, this house provides the perfect getaway for the whole family or the romantic couple. We invite you to enjoy (as we call it) 'The Escape Hatch' and look forward to showing you the many wonders of Twin Lakes!

Keywords: twin lakes cabin, twin lakes house, twin lakes rental, twin lakes vacation

More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

Why Sean chose South Central

After travelling much of the world, nothing compares to the view, activities and tranquility of Twin Lakes.

What makes this house unique

Waking up to one of the most amazing views in the world and enjoying some hot chocolate while star-gazing at night.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful week here! The house is beautiful and comfortable. We also enjoyed the wonderful views! This was the perfect place to celebrate our 30th anniversary! Very romantic! Thanks for making our stay so comfortable!
Aug 2008
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Twin Lakes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
840 square foot deck overlooking the lakes for sunbathing, reading & BBQing!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Serene Log-Adobe House Overlooking Twin Lakes
average rating of 4.888889 based on 37 reviews
Friendswood, TX

Beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Very beautiful location. Mountain and lake views are stunning.

The owner was very responsive and quite helpful.

The location was perfect for my family, which included two teens. We were 30 minutes from white rafting with Noah's Ark in Buena Vista, 50 minutes from horseback riding with Platte near Fairplay, and about an hour from Breckenridge where we did Alpine Slide. We spent some time at the lake in front of the house and hiking nearby.

House itself was well-kept and very nice. Kitchen was well stocked and bedrooms were nice.

I would definitely consider renting again.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Views for Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The cabin provided an ideal option for a relaxing weekend, and the views were incredible, both during the day and at night for stargazing. The hosts were easy to work with and provided ample communication and tips. We weren't familiar with the area, and were happy to be so close to Leadville, Buena Vista and great fishing options. We hope to be able to stay at the place for future getaways!

Note to future guests - a member of our group utilized Google Maps in lieu of the directions provided by the hosts, and they not only ended up at the wrong location, but took very rocky dirt path that should only be utilized by Jeeps or similar all terrain vehicles. The correct directions and path worked great.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Happy Place

  • 5 of 5

What an incredible place! The Twin Lakes Cabin is wonderful, nestled in the pines above the lakes, the views are amazing, sitting on the porch is truly spectacular. Home is perfectly outfitted with all you need whilst staying in this wonderful town. This location is in a neighborhood but feels very private. Can't wait to enjoy it again!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Views -Lots of Parking- Awesome Deck

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful smell of Pine; excellent view of lake, easy to use appliances, nice 2 car garage and lots of parking for boats , etc.. Cooling breeze from open windows or nice fire place. Not far from lake on store yet secluded from neighbors views. Our family had a wonderful fishing trip and relaxing time on the deck.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Family Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We has a great time at the house. Enough room for all and absolutely loved the porch, day and evening. Everything you need is provided. Hope to stay again sometime.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We spent the Fourth of July weekend at this beautiful mountain home. The mountain and lake views are awesome. Sitting on the deck is so peaceful. The house was clean and welcoming. The kitchen was fully equipped. Plenty of cups, glasses and anything else to cook. We were so comfortable with this size home. Our hikers were able to summit Mt Elbert, the fisherman enjoyed the lake, even the dog had a great time. The owner was available and very cooperative with our requests. Would love to return to this wonderful getaway.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Twin Lakes House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 8.8%

Rates change for Holidays and the month of August. Five night minimum required for the month of August and during the winter months. Pet fee is nightly.

Rates are subject to change until a reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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