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ELK RIVER HOUSE, Sleeps 15, Hot Tub, Garage, Pool Table, Wi-Fi, Sat TV

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 15)

This 3000 sq foot home on the Rio Grande River is perfect for your large family or group. Sleeping up to 15 in beds. Space will never be an issue. Relax in the hot tub on the Rio Grande River with beautiful mountain views. Stroll out over the river on your private boardwalk. First bedroom has a king size bed, as well as, a twin bed with a flatscreen tv. Attached Master bathroom. Second bedroom has a King size bed and a flatscreen tv. Third bedroom has 2 queen/twin bunks and a flatscreen tv. A full bathroom is shared between bedroom 2 and 3. There is also a half bath. The upstairs loft offers 2 queen beds, pool table and sofa.Oversized 30' X 40' garage for winter and summer AtVs, Snowmobiles, Boats and of course your vehicles. No need to remove the two foot storm that dropped on your vehicle overnight.

Keywords: Riverfront, Hot Tub, Ski Area, Wolf Creek, South Fork, Sleeps 12, Garage, Fish, Hike, Ski, ATV, Snowmobile, Washer, Dryer, WI-Fi, Fireplace, Satellite TV, Gas Grill, patio furniture, pool table, car port.

Located at 31820 HWY 160 South Fork, CO 81154

More Details

Property Manager
JoyceAnn Reed
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

Why JoyceAnn Reed chose South Central

This 3000 sq. foot home offers plenty of space for your family or group. From the Hot Tub to the awesome river views off the back deck this home has it all. Sleeps up to 15 people in beds.. Park your toys in the oversized four car garage. In the winter you will never have to worry about removing snow from your vehicle. Park in the garage and the driveway and roads will be plowed for your trip to the slopes by 8:00 AM. Experienced management team maintains property and are available 24/7 should any issues arise. Hot Tub is well maintained. Nothing to worry about except to sit back and enjoy your vacation!!!

Guestbook comments from the manager

The gurgling river souls and the bugeling Elk sang us to sleep each night. We arrived to fall like landscape and awoke to a winter wonderland. Again, Wolf Creek Pass did not dissapoint and she shared her stashes of powder to boarders and skiers alike. We shall return triumphantly! Alsa, I shant forget the bounty bestowed upon us Thanksgiving

The Ross Family, Texas
Nov 2008
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South Fork House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single
    Loft - 2 queen
  • All bedrooms have mattresses, no sleeper sofas or blow up beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling


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ELK RIVER HOUSE, Sleeps 15, Hot Tub, Garage, Pool Table, Wi-Fi, Sat TV
average rating of 4.75 based on 37 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The Elk River House far exceeded our expectations. The property is absolutely beautiful, it took my breath away when I walked out on to the deck. We stayed 4 nights and it wasn't long enough. We had 13 adults and one child, there were comfortable beds for everyone, plenty of pillows and blankets! The rooms are big and roomy, we never felt crowded at all. The kitchen is very well stocked, no shortage of pots and pans or dishes. There was even a cheese grater (which we forgot so that was a huge plus) and a corkscrew and can opener. Little things that you forget to bring along. I was also pleased to find a good selection of common spices in the kitchen available for us to use.

We spent a great deal of time outside on the beautiful deck, and at night enjoyed the fire pit and the board games inside the house. There is a beautiful neighborhood right across the river that we walked through every morning. Amazing views! It's an easy drive up to Pagosa Springs for a day trip or to Creede for some great sightseeing. My kids went tubing down the river and loved it. There is no shortage of things to do in and around South Fork. The Mexican restaurant across the street (short 5 min walk) was good and happy to accommodate a large group for dinner. The Rainbow grocery store is about a mile down the road and surprisingly big, they had a good selection of groceries.

The fishing was great, and you can fish right off the deck, which was a lot of fun. The hot tub was great, and there is plenty of seating on the deck. There is a grill but we did not use it.

The owners were very helpful and quick to respond with any questions we had about the property.

You won't regret a stay at this property. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mesa Arizona

Memorial for our Father

  • 5 of 5

The George family would like to THANK owners, Joyce and web page for allowing us to have our family stay at the BEAUTIFUL ELK RIVER HOUSE!

We were all in need of healing and this home was like a home away from home. Our guest were taken with house!! All were so impressed with the location, the size and breath taking views!!! Pictures my daughter posted on her Face Book were received with many love, like memes and questions on how to rent! We are planning to make this a yearly event and hopeful it will always be at Elk River House. Thank you! Lydia

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is beautiful and peaceful! We will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bryan, TX

Love your house!

  • 4 of 5

This was our second year to stay in the ELK RIVER HOUSE (July 2017), and we will be back again next year. We had 13 guys (all family) staying at the house for our annual fishing trip. This was our 12th year for a fishing trip to the area with anywhere from 8-14 guys. Elk River House is great with more than enough room and the setting could not be more enticing for a summer visit by a bunch of fishermen. How great is it to step our your back door and cast into the river for a little late/early fishing. It was almost dark one day and I caught the biggest Rainbow I have ever caught in Colorado. The house is well arranged, the kitchen is well equipped, the beds are comfortable and the TVs are BIG and numerous. We will definitely be back next year. Thanks for sharing your house with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to vacation

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house, great hut tub, beautiful views. House was packed woth tons of spices,cups,towels and everything we needed. Joyce even came by with a propane tank when ours was empty. We had a great time here, thanks!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prefect getaway location!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 15 plus one dog had a great time at Elk House! We loved the access to the water because we had several fishermen in our group! The house was well-equipped, and the beds were comfy! We plan to return in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Old FireHouse
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Rio Grande Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Wolf Creek Ski Area
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130
Pet Fee $75

CANCELLATION POLICY–Thirty(30)days notice prior to the arrival date you will incur $50 cancellation fee or you may reschedule your dates one time at the prevailing rate for any available dates within one year. VRBO also charges a fee (.029% ) when a refund is made. Less than 30 days, owner will keep the amount of one night stay, plus the administrative fee and the VRBO charge.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.