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Hip Highlands Bungalow *Next to Downtown Denver & Attractions*

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,423 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-8)

Fully remodeled 1900's Denver bungalow located 5 blocks from Highlands Square, 3 minutes to Mile Hi Stadium, 5 minutes from Downtown Denver, 10 minutes to the Convention Center. 420 Friendly outside only.

This 3 bedroom, 1 full bath 1900's bungalow has old world charm with all the modern amenities. Professionally decorated with new furnishings, kitchenware, linens, etc. Ipod/Ipad docking station for playing your favorite music or charging your devices. Downstairs you will find a cool video gaming room complete with Xbox and WII and all the games and accessories needed . There is also a double sized pull out futon and and LoveSac bean bag that turns into another full size sleeping area.

Enjoy the quiet tree lined street from the front porch while drinking a steaming cup of coffee and relax in the sun filled backyard in the afternoon or evening.

We have 3 beach cruisers and 1 kid's bike for your enjoyment.Take a ride or walk through the Highlands and visit all the funky boutiques and trendy restaurants and bars or head over to Sloan's Lake where you can enjoy the amazing mountain views while strolling around the park. You can even bike to downtown Denver or up and down the popular Platte River district. Better yet, how about taking in a baseball, hockey or basketball game depending on the season. If you are a avid football fan, you are a stone's throw from Invest Stadium at Mile Hi.

Check out some of my favorite places to eat and see in the area:

Whether you are visiting Denver for business or pleasure, this home provides everything you need as your 'home away from home.

A car is usually recommended for getting around Denver, but if you don't want the hassle, Uber is a great alternative. Download the Uber App and start using their car service! Quick/Easy/Affordable. Or, there are bus stops within walking distance. When you are downtown, you can use the light rail system to get to other areas like South Denver.

Specific Details-

1,400 square feet

Bedroom 1-Queen Bed w/ new mattress and linens. Flat screen TV w/ cable and dvd player. Closet w/hangers, shelves, and dirty clothes hamper. 5-drawer dresser for additional storage. Full length mirror for dressing and 5 hook wall bar for hanging coats, robe, clothing, etc.

Bedroom 2-Queen Bed w/ new mattress and linens. Closet w/ hangers, shelf organizer, dirty clothes hamper, wall mirror, 5 hook wall bar for hanging coats, robe, clothing etc.

Bedroom 3-Full Bed w/ new mattress and linens. Closet w/ hangers, shelf organizer, dirty clothes hamper, 5 hook wall bar for hanging coats, robe, clothing, etc. and a luggage rack.

Kitchen-All new stainless steel appliances, microwave, blender, george foreman grill, pots and pans, crock pot, frying pans, salad spinner, serving bowls. tupperware, cookie sheet, serving pitcher, wine glasses, high ball glasses, regular drinking glasses, coffee mugs, coffee maker, toaster. Spices, teas, creamer, sugar, etc.

Bathroom-Full tub/shower, large mirror, cabinet/drawer space for putting toiletry items, hair dryer, towels.

Downstairs Entertainment Room-Full size convertible couch w/ bedding, end tables, media stand w/ large flat screen t.v., xbox, wii, video games and accessories, dvd player, dvd library.

Front Porch-2 adirondack chairs with table

Backyard-Patio set, grill and beach cruisers available June-Oct (maybe sooner depending on weather. please inquire)

Misc-iron w/ ironing board, washer and dryer, vacuum w/ dust buster, laundry detergent and fabric softener, cleaning supplies, shoe rack in mud room, snow shovel, Ipod/Ipad docking station w/ speakers, alarm, and setting for various soothing sounds for relaxing or helping get your little ones to sleep. Pack n play and booster/high chair available for young children and a small fisher price basketball hoop in backyard.

Parking-Street parking at the front of the house, 2 private parking spaces in the rear of the home.

Distances to popular spots-

Downtown Denver- 5 min

Convent Center- 7 min

Pepsi Center- 7 min

Coors Field- 7 min

Cherry Creek- 15 min

Invesco/Sports Authority Stadium at Mile High- 3 min

Red Rocks/Morrison- 25 min

Boulder- 30 min

Colorado Springs (Broadmoor Hotel)- 1 hr 45 min

Winter Park- 1 hr 25 min

Vail- 1 hr 40 min

Aspen- 3 hr 45 min

Breckenridge- 1hr 30 min

Loveland Ski Resort-1 hr

Estes Park- 1 hr 40 min

Yellowstone National Park- 9 hrs 30 min

**With all reservations you receive a complimentary concierge service, which includes 24hr emergency assistance, help with travel reservations (car/air/etc.), assistance with dinner/theatre/event reservations, grocery shopping service, and more.**

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More Details

Property Manager
Kym Whitney
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 9, 2017

About Kym Whitney

Designer/Owner of The Gipsy Bag (high end fashionable handbag organizers for women), Love to travel the world learning about new cultures, architecture and meeting new people. Enjoy outdoor activities, working out, and trying new restaurants. Grew up in Denver, but the beach was calling my name, so relocated to sunny Southern California.

Kym Whitney purchased this bungalow in 2012

Why Kym Whitney chose Denver

When traveling I prefer to stay in privately owned vacation rentals. I frequently travel to Denver to visit family, so decided it would be great to have a vacation rental of my own. I chose this property because of it's early 1900's features (original wood floors, exposed brick wall) yet renovated with all the modern conveniences. It is also located in one of the hottest neighborhoods in Denver, The Highlands. It is just blocks from beautiful Sloan's lake and next to downtown, all professional sporting events, and easy access to the major freeways for traveling to the mountains or other popular spots throughout the State.

What makes this bungalow unique

With the home's central location you can enjoy biking, walking, running, shopping, dining, going to sports events or concerts all within a few minutes away.

Also easy freeway access for driving to Boulder, Estes Park, and of course, the mountains. Famous Red Rocks is also just 20 minutes away for hiking or taking in a concert.

Guestbook comments from the manager

"Hi Kym, Well we had a great trip and great accommodations. We made it home safely last night. Thank you so much for providing a family and pet friendly house. We would love to rent from you again in the future."
Aug 2013
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Sloan's Lake Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1423 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1) New mattresses and bedding, Double Beds (1) New mattress and bedding, Baby Cribs (1) Pack N' Play and booster/high chair available for young children, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Converts into a full size bed. Bedding available.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Ipod/Ipad docking station for listening to your playlists and/or charging your devices. Downstairs entertainment room with convertible sofa, plasma tv with dvd, cable, wii and xbox. We also offer a complimentary concierge service: includes 24 hr. emergency service, grocery shopping service, assistance w/ travel arrangements, assistance w/dinner reservations, theatre tickets, event tickets, and more.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(77 traveler reviews)

Hip Highlands Bungalow *Next to Downtown Denver & Attractions*
average rating of 4.6753244 based on 83 reviews

Security Deposit Refund

  • 2 of 5

The location was great and the property itself was fine with the exception of over flowing trash in the carport area which we took upon ourselves to clean up. We were willing to overlook that, however, it's been almost a month since our stay and we still haven't gotten our security deposit back. We've emailed repeatedly with no response. Keep in mind this review along with the couple others that have had the same security deposit refund issue when considering renting this property.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. The security deposit was refunded. If you need a copy of the confirmation we are happy to send it over. Trash issue was a result of a broken down truck so it could not be dealt w/ before your arrival, which we did explain right away. Trash was picked up immediately after your departure.
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Security deposit

  • 3 of 5

Home was nice and location perfect. Left home imaculate .3 months later still no return of security deposit. Left and emailed messages no response . Very disappointed had planned on booking again but not any more .

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Deposit has been refunded. Unexpected issue w/ processing refunds in later part of 2016, which have been resolved.
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Houston, Texas

Stay was great but I was never recieved security deposit refund. Beware!

  • 1 of 5

Everything was great with the property but I have been waiting on refund for security deposit. I have emailed and texted with no response. Beware when renting this property.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Guests were great. Refund was processed. There there was a delay in the later part of 2016 with a couple of refunds due to an unexpected situation which impacted timely refunds. Issue resolved.
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Comfortable place!

  • 4 of 5

This place was very cute on the inside, had everything we needed, and Kym was easy to deal with. My kids loved the downstairs "man cave" area!

---Laurie M.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property was clean and well decorated. We enjoyed the place and the location was great!

  • 5 of 5

Overall the process went very smoothly. No issues getting in to the house. Kim was nice and easy to work with.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Dimas, CA

Great house for our trip!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Highlands property. It was very easy to get to all parts of Denver and the surrounding areas that we were exploring. The house is well-kept and had most of the stuff we needed. It's very close to a market and downtown. Kym was very helpful and her response time is amazing! I would definitely stay here again when returning to Denver.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Union Station
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Ski
58 Miles
Loveland Ski Area
Nearest Point of Interest
Sports Authority Field at Mile High
Nearest Point of Interest
Highlands Square
Nearest Point of Interest
Sloan's Lake
Nearest Point of Interest
Colorado Convention Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Pepsi Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Larimer Square
Nearest Point of Interest
Coors Field
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: recommended

Located just a few blocks from the home is beautiful Sloans Lake. Take our beach cruisers for a ride around the lake while enjoying the amazing view of the Rocky Mountains.

Just 3 blocks from the home is a Safeway grocery store for all of your shopping needs. There is also a 7-Eleven directly across the street. Both are located on Federal and 26th Street.


Rates & Availability

Sloan's Lake Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring/Summer Special
Mar 10 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning Fee $85
Tax Rate 14.75%

Rates area subject to change until reservation has been confirmed by owner.

Additional fees may apply depending on number of guests, pets, etc.

Manager'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.

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