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Ski in Ski outCondo on the slopes of SkiGranbyRanch Holiday bookings available

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bdrm 2bath ensuite hot tub. Access to slopes directly via covered walkway

Mountain retreat. West end unit of Mountainside at Silvercreek. Amazing views of Rocky Mountain National Park. Winter: Ski out to Ski Granby Ranch. Come in for hot lunch and a break. Summer: bike down the hill for mountain biking and explore the trails of Grand County. Wedding or other family celebration headquarters. Dining table seats 8. Owner works with other condo owners in the complex so extended family are all close. Hot tub in Master Bedroom. Rates are as listed. This is our mountain home.

If you look at similar properties, they are ALL expensive free standing homes. Rainbow Connection II is cozy comfortable, affordable. Sit on the deck and watch the kids in the pool. Drive up and over Trail Ridge road for a summertime snowball fight. Horseback riding is close. Come stay and attend a friend's wedding. Invite family for a reunion. Watch the hummingbirds, and wild life. Headout after dark and view the Milky Way.

More Details

Owner
Cheryn M-C
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2017

About Cheryn M-C

Dennis and Cheryn met 37 years ago 'ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN' at Hidden Valley Ski Area- the only ski area EVER! in a National Park. Dennis grew up on a dairy farm in Pennsylvania. Cheryn grew up on the high desert of eastern New Mexico. We fell in love with the Colorado mountains, and each other and have been here since then. Here we are 2016 at Winter Park volunteering with the National Sports Center for Disabled- NSCD

Cheryn M-C purchased this condo in 2002

Why Cheryn M-C chose Granby

Rainbow Connection II is our second piece of mountain property. Right after we were married we built a passive solar home in Summit County. Economy forced us to move and sell the property. When the kids were in Middle School we found Mountainside 114. We purchased it to have a place to get out of town and let the kids bring their friends.

What makes this condo unique

The unique benefits everyone seems to tell us about our condo are: Close to Denver metro area. Easy to fly into DIA, rent a car and get out of the heat. Cool mornings, miday rain to cool everything off. Sunny afternoons,clear nights. The convenience of ski-out/ ski-in Great ski area to learn to ski. Great family area both for skiing/boarding in the winter and mountain biking in the summer. The view, the birds, the wildlife (we had a fox in the walkway December 2015) The fields of columbines in the clearings in the summer. The stars at night All the amenities we leave in the unit. The spa in the Master bedroom has been receiving lots of positive comments.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for letting us stay here. Our little one's 5th birthday will never be forgotten=) We had such a great time and what n adventure it was! We hope to come back next year!! The condo was amazing- fully stocked with everything! The views from all windows = amazing!! Thank you again
Mar 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Granby
Nearest Golf
Golf Granby Ranch
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Granby- Amtrack
Nearest Ski
Ski Granby Ranch
Car: recommended

Mountain Bike Park- Nationals held at Sol Vista 2010, Farmer's Market Fridays in Granby, High Lonesome Stone Lama Alpaca farml, alpine slide at Winter Park summers, Amtrak train depot in Granby, Hot Sulphur Springs pools and spa, Dept. of Wildlife rifle range at Hot Sulphur Springs, Back country hiking and climbing. Golden Aspens fall foliage viewing.

Amenities

Granby Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Spa Room part of Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Futon in Dining Room Sleeper Sofa Living Room
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Sofa in Living Room. Futon in Dining Room. Curtain divides the rooms or opens the whole condo up when pulled back
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Open floor plan, Close to YMCA camp, Mountainside Center for small Weddings & celebrations, Silvercreek Lodge close for Weddings, conventions large gatherings, Large supermarket for groceries close. Can see Rocky Mountain National Park from living room windows. Humming bird feeder in summer, bird feeder in winter, Wildlife viewing from deck.

Reviews

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Ski in Ski outCondo on the slopes of SkiGranbyRanch Holiday bookings available
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 25 reviews
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Rocky Mountain high!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stay Mountainside exceeded our expectations in every way! Ski in/ski out slope side at Granby Ranch, warm and welcoming fireside and hot tub evenings, comfort and conveniently close to City Market and Granby... this felt like home away from home for my wife and our little ones! We absolutely loved it, and very much look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad your family felt at home. We purchased Rainbow Connection II for all the reasons you listed. Now that our little ones are all grown up it is our pleasure to share with other families. Please come back in other seasons, there is always new adventures for your family.
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Convenient

  • 5 of 5

Amazing place to stay, will definitely be staying here next time we are in Granby!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words. You are welcome any time. Our unit is a popular place for wedding guests and members of a wedding party. It is close to the lift, lodge, and wedding events, but an amazing place to go to for a break or to freshen up between events. Children who come to the wedding like the heated outdoor pool and the en suite hot tub.
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Alison

  • 4 of 5

Place was clean overall and our favorite part was the private hot tub! Kitchen had necessary items for cooking meals. Plenty of towels and linens for swimming, hot tub and showering. Unit could use some updating, couch was uncomfortable and bed sheets were rather old and thin and could be updated. Owners are very nice and location of overall unit was convenient as we went to YMCA of the Rockies for horseback riding and snow tubing in the summer. My kids enjoyed eating breakfast and dinner at the eat up bar with bar stools. Unit had good airflow for summer time stay and was close to condo pool.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We purchased the condo when our children were on middle school for all the reasons you had listed. They are now young adults, so we have started inviting guests to use our retreat when we aren't there. Could not agree with you more. We have updated counters, window coverings, lighting. We are putting in a more efficient gas fireplace next week. But the sofa bed is uncomfortable. That is next on our list. We have not had many guests use the sofa bed, so it has not been a priority. We also had a run of back to back rentals, and our bed linen inventory is not as robust as it needs to be. We are starting to phase out the old beige ones. Plan on coming back and see our updates next year!
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5

Gracious hosts, homey, comfortable facility

  • 5 of 5

Wonders were very welcoming and accommodating. Unit is nicely decorated and clean.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great ski in ski out condo!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect for our needs. It was clean, comfortable, and so easy to access the slopes! We came in for lunch every day and easy to get right back out to skiing. The hot tub was nice to soak in in the evenings. Definitely would recommend this condo!!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place close to lifts

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay here. The place is well kept and had everything we needed. Very close to the lifts.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dave, You said it all. We purchased this condo when our children were younger for the express reason it was a ski in & ski out. Homemade hot lunch and clean bathrooms were also figured in. Because we use the condo almost weekly we try to keep a bit of everything there. I use spices, kitchen gadgets, condiments, sugar, oil, cleaning supplies and food for our bird visitors. It saves on trips to City Market down by the highway. Cheryn
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $125
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are as listed. Discount inquiries will not be answered. After we receive payment, we will send you a contract, instructions how to access the key cards, and directions to the condo

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.