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Bungalow Centrally Located Old North End Near Cc, Afa, Olympic Training Center

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Beautiful Bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms , 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

This American Craftsman style bungalow, built in 1924, is located in the Historic Old North End of Colorado Springs. The neighborhood is reminiscent of early Colorado Springs at the turn of the 20th century, complete with stately hundred-year old trees. On the historic registry, the home is two blocks north of Colorado College, a short walk to downtown and the popular Monument Valley Park where you will find scenic walking trails, picturesque gardens, and vast recreational opportunities.

You will have the use of the entire, centrally air conditioned home, (1826 sq. feet) including a newly remodeled kitchen. The entire back yard is a patio with a gas grill, table with umbrella, and chairs. Relax on the wicker furniture on the charming front porch with a drink while watching the sunset behind the mountains!

The home sleeps up to 8 people. There are 3 bedrooms: 2 with queen beds on the main level and 1 with 2 twin beds; and a sitting room/family room with queen futon downstairs.

The entire home has Mission style furniture, antiques, and hardwood floors throughout. There is a fully equipped kitchen, separate laundry room with washer and dryer, formal dining room, comfortable living room with gas burning fireplace, and a separate office off the master bedroom with a desk and phone. Free High Speed Wi-Fi is available, a 47” HD flat screen TV, which is equipped with cable and a DVD player. Pack n Play available upon request.

Lighted off-street parking is available for 2 cars (other cars can safely park on the street in front of the house).

You will be a short distance from downtown Colorado Springs where you will find restaurants to fit any budget, along with museums, night life, libraries, the Fine Art Center, the Pikes Peak Center, Colorado College, a lake, a swimming pool, ice skating, several parks, bike paths, shopping, the National Firefighters Memorial, the United States Olympic Center and art galleries. You will be within 1 hour of a private hot springs and 2 ½ hours from skiing.

The house is Located in the Old North End near Colorado College, 15 minutes away from the famous 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel, 15 minutes away from Manitou Springs, 10 minutes from Old Colorado City, 5 minute walk from Colorado College, 20 minute walk from downtown Colorado Springs, 12 minutes from Garden of the Gods, 15 minutes away from the Air Force Academy, One hour away from Cripple Creek, 1 hour away from Denver, and 15 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport. Stay for a few days, a week, a month or more. Please make yourself at home!

Please, no smoking and no pets. Many of our returning, and new guests are allergic to both. If evidence is found $250 will be taken from the security deposit.

The City of Colorado Springs will not allow RV's of any kind to be parked or used in front or next to the house.

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 1826 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Pull out queen size futon in lower level family room...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Lower level...moreless

  • Both bedrooms upstairs have a queen sized bed. The downstairs bedroom has 2 single beds. The family room downstairs has a queen futon. In all we have 3 queens and 2 singles. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Central Air Conditioning, mission style furniture throughout, hardwood floors, some antiques, separate laundry room, separate office, central air conditioning, gas insert in fireplace, 2 private entrances, 47' TV, outdoor patio with table/chairs, Pack and Play (portable crib) available....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Feel free to trade in your book and take another from the Give and Take Library....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Music stations provided on the TV....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    High Speed internet....moreless

  • Television:

    47 inch flat screen....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Very close to Old Down Town Colorado Springs. 5 minutes in your car, about a mile to mile and a half walk depending where you want to go. There are a lot of restaurants, bars, and shopping....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    You get an excellent view of Pikes Peak from the front porch....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have central air conditioning....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    We have a gas insert that creates the atmosphere of a wood burning fire with the heat of wood. It is thermostatically controlled to regulate the room temperature desired....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air gas....moreless

  • Internet:

    High Speed....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Everything you need up to 8 people....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    In front and on the east side of house....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig and standard. Coffee grinder...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Extensive....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything that you will need. We also have a roaster for that Thanksgiving or Christmas Turkey....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Remodeled Kitchen. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Back patio, plenty of seating. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Oct 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$199

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Oct 16 - Dec 20, 2017
2 night min stay
$133
$845 $3,100
Christmas & New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 1, 2018
5 night min stay
$224
$1,428

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 2 - Apr 30, 2018
2 night min stay
$133
$845 $3,100
USAFA Graduation
May 19 - Jun 1, 2018
5 night min stay
$260
$1,456

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$199

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $125
  • Tax Rate 10.25%

Notes:

Thanksgiving: 5 day minimum at summer rates.

Christmas and New Years: 5 day minimum at summer rates.

USAFA Graduation: 5 day minimum at summer rates.

No Pets or smoking.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
In Down Town Area, south of the house on Tejon St.
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Patty Jewett Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-25
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many Down Town Restaurants
80 Miles
Nearest Ski
Breckenridge Ski Area

Car: Recommended

Located in The Historic Old North End of Colorado Springs just north of Colorado College.

You can walk west to Monument Valley Park and go north or south and get in a short or long, very scenic walk.

There are many very good restaurants in the old down town area. It's located south of the house about a mile and a half. You can walk or bike. If driving there is plenty of parking throughout the downtown area.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1950

About the owner: Long time Colorado and Alaska residents enjoying the great outdoors and mild Colorado winters.

Why the Owner Chose East Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO, USA:
We chose to turn our home into a vacation rental because of the neighborhood and its proximity to the many amenities of the local area.

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
Enjoy the short distance from old downtown Colorado Springs where you will find restaurants to fit any budget along with museums, bars, micro-breweries, libraries, the Fine Art Center, the Pikes Peak Center, Colorado College, a lake, a swimming pool, ice skating, several parks, bike paths, shopping, the National Firefighters Memorial, the United States Olympic Center and art galleries. You will be within 1 hour of a private hot springs and 2 ½ hours from skiing. The house is 10 minutes away from the famous 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel, 12 minutes away from Manitou Springs, 8 minutes from Old Colorado City, 5 minutes walk from Colorado College, 20 minute walk from Old down town Colorado Springs, 12 minutes from Garden of the Gods, 15 minutes away from the Air Force Academy, One hour away from Cripple Creek, 1 hour away from Denver and 20 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport. Stay with us for a few days, a week, a month or more. Please make yourself at home!


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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Photos

  • Beautiful Bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet
 Historic Old North End.

    Beautiful Bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

  • Relax on the charming front porch with refreshments, and watch the sunset.

    Relax on the charming front porch with refreshments, and watch the sunset.

  • Comfortably furnished and inviting.

    Comfortably furnished and inviting.

  • The dining table comfortably seats 6-8.

    The dining table comfortably seats 6-8.

  • The kitchen is equipped with everything you need.

    The kitchen is equipped with everything you need.

  • Master bedroom.

    Master bedroom.

  • The office, off the master bedroom, is a comfortable work / reading room.

    The office, off the master bedroom, is a comfortable work / reading room.

  • Bedroom #2 has a queen bed.

    Bedroom #2 has a queen bed.

  • The patio is a great place for grilling and relaxing.

    The patio is a great place for grilling and relaxing.

  • Upstairs bathroom.

    Upstairs bathroom.

  • Basement bathroom.

    Basement bathroom.

  • Remote controlled insert.

    Remote controlled insert.

  • Beautiful bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

    Beautiful bungalow with secluded patio in the quiet Historic Old North End.

  • The living room, and the entire home, is furnished in the Mission style.

    The living room, and the entire home, is furnished in the Mission style.

  • 47 inch flat screen TV with a DVD player.

    47 inch flat screen TV with a DVD player.

  • Updated kitchen with tile counters, new gas range, microwave, and dishwasher.

    Updated kitchen with tile counters, new gas range, microwave, and dishwasher.

  • The antique claw foot kitchen table seats 4-6.

    The antique claw foot kitchen table seats 4-6.

  • The master bedroom has a queen bed, with connected office space.

    The master bedroom has a queen bed, with connected office space.

  • The office is just off the master bedroom.

    The office is just off the master bedroom.

  • Bedroom #3 has two twin beds.

    Bedroom #3 has two twin beds.

  • Laundry room.

    Laundry room.

  • Basement bathroom.

    Basement bathroom.

  • Gas insert. Creates heat and cosy atmosphere.

    Gas insert. Creates heat and cosy atmosphere.

VRBO #378221

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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