About the property
- House4500 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
6 bedrooms, 4 baths, including two master suites, sleeps 18. No weddings, etc.
PLEASE NOTE: OUR HOME IS PET FREE AND SMOKE FREE.
WE DO NOT ACCOMMODATE SPECIAL EVENTS, WEDDINGS. ETC.
Animas Vista Lodge is located on County Road 250 in the Animas Valley, about eight miles north of Durango, Colorado. The 4,500 sq. ft. house has six bedrooms and four baths, spectacular 360-degree panoramic views and lots of living space for both family activities and privacy. The warm, Southwestern interior has beautiful, quality furnishings and sleeps 18 comfortably. The home and property are tobacco free and pet free. Take in the sunset and the mountains as you lounge and dine on our expansive, 30 x 26 covered outdoor living porch with wood-burning fire place, propane gas grill and 14-foot custom dining table. Relax and play in our second floor 30 x 30 game room with 14-foot vaulted ceiling, nine-foot pool table, Foosball, large Sony flat-screen HDTV with 6-speaker surround sound and built-in wet bar with computer desk. The expansive main level great room/ dining/ kitchen takes in vaulted views of both the Animas Valley in one direction and the brilliant red Missionary Ridge behind the house in the opposite direction.
Outdoors: Take in the sunset and the mountains as you lounge, cook and dine on our expansive, 30 x 26 covered outdoor living porch with wood-burning fire place, propane gas grill and 14-foot custom dining table. On the opposite side of the house off the kitchen, a roomy back deck and play area take advantage of red cliff views. Our location, CR 250, is the most popular biking byway through the valley. You are within 2-3 miles of the Bar D Chuckwagon and Western Stage Show; Dalton Ranch Golf Club and restaurant; an upscale shopping area and Trimble Hot Springs Spa. You are only ten minutes from the city of Durango to the south and all it has to offer; and about twenty minutes from Purgatory ski area and Durango Mountain Resort to the north.
First Floor: A large, airy great room (living/dining/kitchen) fills the entire center of the main level, with timber frame ceilings and striking views to the south (red cliffs) and north (Animas River, upper valley, Engineer Peak and more). The great room sitting area includes a comfortable queen sleeper sofa, gas log fireplace and flat-screen HDTV. The spacious, well-equipped kitchen is convenient to the front living porch and the back deck. Two king master bedroom suites (one with gas log fireplace) flank either end of the main level, each with HDTV, private decks and gorgeous views. Two queen bedrooms and a shared bath complete the first floor, along with an attached two-car garage.
Second Floor: Relax and play in our 30 x 30 game room with 14-foot vaulted tongue-in groove ceiling, pool table, Foosball, large Sony flat-screen HDTV with 6-speaker surround sound and built-in wet bar with computer desk. Large windows on three sides frame wide-open outdoor scenes, in particular, the stunning red cliffs. The media area includes plush curved sofa, two barrel swivel chairs, Blu-Ray DVD player and I-Pad docking station. A separate queen sleeper sofa completes the furnishings.
A third king bedroom and connecting bath is situated off the game room. The combination bunk room and exercise room has a twin-over-full bunk bed and futon. A Vision Fitness treadmill and elliptical machine flank two vaulted windows with a spectacular vista of the upper Animas Valley, Engineer Mountain and the peaks beyond. Four can sleep comfortably in the bunk room, which has a wall-mounted HDTV and hallway access to the bath located on this level. An additional stacked laundry set is nearby.
Ann Leek, co-owner
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 21, 2018
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
We loved this house.
This house was beautiful and perfect for our large group. Very comfortable and accommodating.
The house is beautiful. The scenery is amazing! Our renters made our stay very comfortable!
We had a wonderful experience. The home is gorgeous with an amazing view! We enjoyed the fire place on the huge patio. The beds are comfortable and there was plenty of room for everyone ( our group consisted of 17 people total) The renters were pleasant and informative. Overall, we had an amazing stay! We would definitely rent this home again!
A wonderful house for our family reunion!
This large house was very accommodating to our family. The views were spectacular and the amenities suited our every need .
We loved our stay! There was plenty of room for our family for thanksgiving !! An amazing home!
I loved all the accolades my family gave me for finding this beautiful home for our Annual mountain trip;) The place was perfect for us. We enjoyed a wonderful hike on Stevens Creek Trail in the back of the house and then lots of relaxing on both porches. Ann was great and I give this property my highest recommendation!
Very nice. Owner clearly has a pride of ownership and the home is lovely.
CR 250 is the most popular biking byway through the valley. You are within 2-3 miles of the Bar D Chuckwagon and Western Stage Show; Dalton Ranch Golf Club and restaurant; an upscale shopping area and Trimble Hot Springs Spa. You are only ten minutes from the city of Durango to the south and all it has to offer; and about twenty minutes from Purgatory ski area and Durango Mountain Resort to the north.You're just minutes away from all that the Durango area has to offer. Outdoor diversions abound: hiking, rafting, biking, terrain parks, golf, horseback riding and the ever-popular Silverton Railroad. Purgatory and Durango Mountain, just twenty miles to the north, provide a variety of winter snow sports and fun. The charming town of Durango , ten minutes to the south, is full of interests for everyone, with a large variety of shops, galleries, quality restaurants, brew pubs and much more.
Other Activities: kayaking, snowboarding, wildlife viewing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, rock climbing, shopping, horseshoes
Golf: Dalton Ranch Golf Club is about two miles away.
Ski: Durango Mountain and Purgatory Ski Resort are 18 miles north.
Rates & Availability
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Note: A completed rental is required; it will be provided by Owner and must be returned for review before reservation is accepted. Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. Refer to seasonal nightly and weekly rates. Reservations that include a major holiday will be charged the summer rate. WE DO NOT PERMIT WEDDINGS, PARTIES OR OTHER SORTS OF SPECIAL EVENTS. See details in Owner's rental agreement..