Relaxing, Serene Getaway, Durango, Colorado(34 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Our home is viewed by all who visit as a peaceful and calming place to relax and enjoy the lush landscape and nature during the summers and the cozy fireplaces (4) during the winters. Most of our guests spend their time right here, just reading, visiting, hiking and fishing. This houses’ open concept living area is perfect for visiting with friends and family! It is also a perfect place to use as a home base after spending the days and nights seeing the sights of Southwest Colorado. Within a 5 minute walk through our meadow, down to the river, will land you at the trophy trout section of the Animas River where secluded fly fishing is abundant. Our 2200 square foot single level house has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3 fireplaces inside and an open cozy floor plan perfect for gatherings. There is an outdoor kitchen area with Barbeque, fireplace and furnished perfectly for outdoor relaxation and fun. The property is on 3 acres, with 2 ponds surrounded by green grass, several gardens, and trees. The wildlife (deer, wild turkeys, eagles, geese),.are part of our daily views.
Click the link below to see additional photos of the Durango house and it's surroundings.
The house is located less than 15 minutes south of Durango, so it is close enough to enjoy all that the town offers. As well the access to ski areas (Alpine and Nordic), hiking and biking are all less than an hour away. If you’re looking for a getaway to relax, this house is the serene escape you’ll love as much as we do!
Keywords: Private Home, Animas River, Durango,
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Member since: 2010
- Max. occupancy 6
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double sized Futon
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Gas Fireplace:
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
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My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
Long term rentals available Nov to May $3000/month
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$250 reservation/damage deposit secured by personal check immediately to reserve the house
Full Rental amount + cleaning fee- due 14 days prior to arrival
Cancellations must be provided by 14 days prior to arrival for reservation refund
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Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: My wife and I loved the location of this piece of property and the abundant water rights that comes with it. However when we first purchased the home, it and the land needed allot of work. We spent 6 years renovating it to the relaxing house it is today. We are very proud of the changes we have made, especially the landscaping and timber frame accents throughout the house. We are both retired and enjoy woodworking, renovating homes and the outdoors – especially gardening and flyfishing.
Why the Owner Chose Durango, CO, USA:
We love Southwest Colorado but particularly this property, because of the proximity to the river and the location here in the South Animas River Valley. We want others to experience the peace and contentment that comes with this house and hope to share it with others that will appreciate it.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house is located less than 15 minutes south of Durango, so it is close enough to enjoy all that the town offers. As well the access to ski areas (Alpine and Nordic) hiking and biking are all less than an hour away. The wildlife (deer, wild turkeys, eagles, geese),.are part of our daily views. Although southwest Colorado s known for its dry climate and vegetation, this house is unique in that it has lush vegetation, giving it a cool and peaceful atmosphere in the summer. Being located in the South Animas River Valley gives us “banana belt” weather during the winter, meaning we have slightly warmer temperatures than the homes on the mesas, prairies and in the forested areas.
- Secondary: +52 16121427097
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View from Kitchen to Dining / Living Area
Drive in view
bedroom with futon
view to SW
part of the front deck and gardens (and the girls)
Outdoor Living Area
1 of the 3 Bathrooms
bedroom with wood fireplace
inside view of front entry
view to NW
snow flake tree in bloom (May)
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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