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Historic Old Town Carriage House Rental

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Converted barn, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

This beautiful loft is conveniently located in a quiet neighborhood, within easy walking distance of historic Old Town Fort Collins, the main library, museums and Colorado State University. The loft is located on the second floor of a c.1902 brick carriage house. An interior staircase brings you to an open living space punctuated by large windows which let in an abundance of natural light. Original wood floors run the length of the space as well as into the adjacent bedroom. Exposed brick walls add a rustic charm and a full kitchen allows you to cook meals when you choose not to sample from the many incredible restaurants nearby.

The location and setting of this property make it the perfect place to stay while exploring what Fort Collins and the region have to offer.

Keywords: studio, apartment, loft

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Amenities

Old Town Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Full bathroom, large tiled shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen Beds (1) in the bedroom, Single sleep sofa (1) available in the main living area. Bedroom has 2 large operable roof windows and a walk-in closet.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

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Historic Old Town Carriage House Rental
average rating of 4.931818 based on 45 reviews
4

Location, location

  • 4 of 5

The carriage house was a perfect spot for our weekend getaway. We walked almost everywhere we wanted to go, thoroughly enjoyed the access to all downtown has to offer. Great care has gone into the remodel and use of space. Kelly was wonderful to work with. Although we ate our meals out, use of the kitchen for snacks and evening tea was great.

There was a thoughtful stash of breakfast items to get you started in case you got in late and weren't up for an early morning out. We didn't find spices and storage bags/containers, things like that, if you are planning on doing your meals in. It was quiet and comfortable and we will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle, wa
5

Location, Comfort and Style

  • 5 of 5

Touring around the area this was the perfect launch pad for our adventures. We'll definitely be back. Every detail was thought out in its design and finishes. Rustic floors, corrugated metal, hex tiles, full kitchen, apple tv and don't forget the fresh eggs! The bed was comfortable and the shower was pure luxury. The skylights provide great natural light and the perfect vantage point to watch the snow fall. Once in Ft. Collins we rarely drove as we were centrally located to CSU and Old Town. This is the place to stay in Ft. Collins.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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it was a charming place with lots of fine craftmanship-

  • 4 of 5

we enjoyed our stay, loved the neighborhood, we were there for a graduation at csu and it was nicely located to walk most places, they have a beautiful place with lots of evident care 💗?🌟?

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great carriage house apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained and carefully crafted. 3 blocks from old town, yet in a quite location. Super place for a couple days or an extended stay. Fresh eggs are a great touch. Will make this my place when in town.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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De Pere, WI
5

Great location and rental

  • 5 of 5

Clean, completely updated and in an area walkable to many different shops and restaurants. During the day we'd pop in the car and explore some beautiful scenery just outside of town.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Guadalajara, Mexico
4

Well-located and charming

  • 4 of 5

This carriage house is a great opportunity to enjoy staying in an impeccably restored & furnished historic property that is just a few minutes walk from Old Town Ft. Collins. We loved it and Kelly is an excellent host. Really lovely experience staying here.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! I really enjoyed meeting you both and am glad you had a nice time :)
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Owner

Kelly Josephs
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Kelly Josephs

Originally from Wisconsin, we're CSU alumni who fell in love with the area and stayed after graduation. We love living in Fort Collins. We've started a business here, raised our family here, and sent our kids to CSU as well. By inviting guests to stay in our loft, we hope they get to experience some of the things that have made Fort Collins a place we don't want to leave.

Kelly Josephs purchased this barn in 1996

Why Kelly Josephs chose Old Town

We first moved to Fort Collins from the midwest, to attend CSU. In the 30 years since, we've raised a family, created a thriving business, and set down roots in the Old Town area. We feel very lucky to be surrounded by interesting people, beautiful landscapes, and a wide range of activities to enjoy. There's no other place we'd rather be.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Thanks so much for your hospitality! I loved my time in your carriage house! It was a wonderful respite."
Aug 2010
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.3%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 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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