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Luxury Lakeview Condo

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR, 1.5 BA, Sleeps 4 adults and 2 children maximum

Welcome to our condo in the woods - though it's a condo, our guests often comment once they step inside they think they're in a cozy cabin. We're on 40 secluded, wooded acres on a ridge above town and the lakes. Looking for water views? Our deck affords expansive views of Shadow Mountain Reservoir, Mount Baldy and the snow capped mountain ranges. The 'townhome' style of our complex means we are in separate, staggered buildings, providing windows on three sides and plenty of trees, mountains and water to gaze upon. Enjoy the quiet of our park-like setting with the convenience of town within easy reach on foot or by bicycle. The gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park is just one mile from our door. We are on an 'elk run' and in the fall they bugle just below us. Other times of year expect to see bear and fox. Distinctively decorated, our condo has been completely remodeled down to the rafters. Our guests describe our property as 'cozy' and 'romantic.' Luxury amenities abound.


Owner
Katie Harberg
Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Katie Harberg

Your hosts - Rob and Katie. We live in Boulder, Colorado and enjoy Grand Lake where we love to cook leisurely meals and enjoy a glass of wine watching the sunset over Grand Lake and Mount Baldy - all this after a day of hiking or fishing!

Katie Harberg purchased this condo in 2003

Why Katie Harberg chose Grand Lake

We fell in love with the views from our deck, and our guests have too! The million dollar setting prompted us to gut the interior and create the vacation rental we had always tried to find - rustic, but with great linens, towels and kitchen equipment.

What makes this condo unique

Quiet, park-like setting on 40 private acres with views in all directions and abundant wildlife viewing, yet very close to town. Charming interior décor with all the comforts of home, and did we mention the views over the lake!?

Amenities

Grand Lake Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Homeowner Association rules for our complex must be strictly adhered to. These rules are posted in the condo.
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sink
    Bathroom - toilet , Sink
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size fold out sleeper sofa
  • Master bedroom includes private 1/2 bath, large clothes closet and armoire with flat screen TV
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

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Luxury Lakeview Condo
average rating of 5.0 based on 39 reviews
Chicago, IL
5

Great condo - great location - great views!

  • 5 of 5

First, if you're not familiar with Grand Lake, do yourself a favor and stay here vs. Estes Park. Unless you like Taffy shops, then stay in Estes Park.

The condo is great. The best part is the view from the deck, which the pictures online do not do justice. We had our morning coffee out there almost every day and my daughter enjoyed sitting out there as much as she could. The owners are very responsive and we received a package of information that was the best/most helpful from any HomeAway stay we've done over the years. The condo is in great shape on the inside, tastefully decorated, and has EVERYTHING you'd need - even an awesome Rowenta iron (I appreciate good irons) and a bluetooth hookup for the speaker. You never had to go looking for anything, the kitchen has everything, the gas grill worked perfectly. The beds are super comfortable. There were plenty of towels/linens. We did not use the washer or dryer save when we left, but it was great to have. There is plenty of parking and they have a convenient location compared to the town. The Condo is not huge, I'd not recommend more than 4 people. There is room to sleep more, but it would be a little tight. There are a lot of decorative pillows - so be ready to step around pillows in the morning when you're getting out of bed. :) We'd recommend this condo and this owner to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your comments on our condo. We put a lot of effort into the details you mention and we appreciate that you recognized them in your review. We strive to create the vacation getaway that we desire when we travel. A word about the deck views - they are indeed extraordinary and we love them too. Our favorite thing to do is enjoy a glass of wine on the deck in the summer and watch the sunset over the lake and Mount Baldy gradually turn all sorts of shades of pink :) Grand Lake has such an authentic brand - we're very glad you enjoyed the area as much as we do.
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5

Wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Great place and amazing view. We even see the snow falling. Will highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfy and Cozy - Exactly like the photos!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time during our five-day stay and loved having a cozy base to come home to at the end of each day of hiking and sight-seeing. The condo is exactly as reflected in the photos; we plugged in the holiday lights and turned on the fireplace each night. We so wanted to use the deck, but, it was just a bit too cold; it was a perfect place for watching the fireworks at the end of Constitution Week though!

Per the comments from the Harberg’s, we bought paper products before checking in, but there turned out to be plenty available in the condo. Plenty of laundry detergent included, which typically is not provided at other VRBO locations we have used. The kitchen was very well stocked.

I would echo the thoughts of another poster in that the place is small, and having one full bath would be tough if you were trying to stay with extended family. For the two of us it was ideal, and would have worked with our young nieces – another couple, probably not so much. And, the exterior/common areas aren’t very well maintained compared to the rental unit – after a couple days we didn’t notice it at all, but, upon pulling up we were a little surprised because the impeccable care taken by the Harberg’s doesn’t extend to the rest of the condo association. We never heard a peep out of the neighbors though – you couldn’t ask for a more peaceful location!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Loved the condo and the scenery. Condo was very well equipped and the view was absolutely incredible. Thinking about a trip again next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy Condo

  • 5 of 5

Great place to relax and enjoy the fall colors and rapidly changing weather. Condo was well stocked and clean. Easy to get to town and into the park.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice condo, nice finishings, perfect area.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here. The condo is remodeled very nicely, and has everything you would need. The view from the deck is amazing! Rocky Mountain National Park is just down the road, and the town of Grand Lake is just right- cute shops & restaurants but no crowds! Many great hiking trails nearby to explore. We are ready to book again for next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
129 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Golf
1.2 Miles
Grand Lake Golf Course
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Ski Grandby Ranch
Car: necessary

Located on a ridge overlooking the Town of Grand Lake to the east. The west entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park is only 2 miles north (only 1/2 mile to the boundary of the Park) and the Grand Lake Golf Course and tennis courts are 1 mile west.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

3 night minimum all seasons. Summer rates $170 - $185, higher rates - July 4 Holiday. Winter rates (mid October to late May) $155 - $170 - excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Holiday Season, Martin Luther King Day and President's Day Holidays and spring break weeks in March. Late spring and fall colors - $160 - $175. $75 cleaning fee and 11.0% tax. Extra person charge for parties of more than four people, no more than 4 adults.

Restrictions: No pets, no smoking. If it is determined that these restrictions are violated the damage/excessive cleaning deposit will be forfeited.

Condominium Rules: Homeowner Association rules for our complex must be strictly adhered to. These rules are posted in the condo and will also be mailed to you with your welcome packet.

Number of People: The number of people staying overnight in the property shall be limited to the number agreed to as set forth above.

Arrival and Departure Time: Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is before 11:00 am. If you would like an earlier check-in or check-out, please call us the day before and we will accommodate you if no other guests are arriving or leaving the day of your departure or arrival.

Keys and Directions: A welcome packet will be e-mailed to you two weeks prior to your stay including the key and directions to the property, a checklist for arrival and departure, local contact information, a list of activities and resources in and around Grand Lake and other useful information for your stay.

Termination: The owners reserve the right to terminate this agreement and require the renters to vacate the property immediately if the property is being used for unlawful purposes or for any violation of the terms of the agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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