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Little Blue House On The Creek (downtown Manitou)

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

You have found a perfect one bedroom, 650 square foot stream-side cottage right on Manitou Avenue. This property has new owners and is brand new to VRBO. With all new and tasteful furnishings, paint, appliances and memory foam sleeping for four, this snug and historic cottage is perfect for couples and small families. You will be steps away from Soda Springs park, Manitou's throwback indoor/outdoor arcade, and all the shops, eateries and nightlife that downtown Manitou Springs offers. Also foot travel distance are Cog Railway, the Barr Trail and Inteman trailheads and the infamous Manitou Incline. Make this your family's home away from home!


Owner
Greg
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 28, 2017

Amenities

West Colorado Springs Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Health Care 12' foam memory mattress
  • 12' memory foam mattress; 42' wall-mounted flat screen VISIO television with Comcast cable service and Sony Blue Ray DVD player.
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Notes:
This historic creekside property is perfect for couples and small families. Walk to nearby Soda Springs Park and downtown Manitou's throwback indoor/outdoor arcade, Miramont Castle, the Cog Railway, and access points to the Inteman and Barr Trails and the infamous Manitou Incline.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(53 traveler reviews)

Little Blue House On The Creek (downtown Manitou)
average rating of 4.8867927 based on 53 reviews
5

Great Location and Comfortable Accomodations

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. The location is perfect. You can walk to everything in Manitou, as well as Cog's Railway (it is uphill but if you are reasonably fit-you can do it). There are great restaurants down the street. The bed is very comfortable, the kitchen has almost everything you need to cook (would love a 13X9 baking pan and crock pot), the shower is wonderful. The only negative is that the wi-fi went down very often, however if you are on vacation you shouldn't be on the internet right??? We will definitely come back here again.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Rebecca. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in our little blue house. I took your request to heart & bought a crock pot & a 9x13 baking pan. Thanks for the suggestion. Take care & hope to see you again in the future😊
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5

This home fit our needs perfectly.

  • 5 of 5

Great location, close enough to walk to shopping. I was afraid parking would be a problem, but never had any trouble. The house is very nice and well maintained. Anyone would be happy to stay here.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Little Blue House

  • 4 of 5

We had a great weekend stay at the little blue house.

It is a very nice house for a couple.

It was very clean and updated.

The King size bed was very comfortable.

The location of the house was perfect to walk around Manitou Springs.

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

Excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Nice place. Clean , comfortable and cute. Perfect for couples and small family.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing!!! Awesome location!!! Kid friendly! Comfortable and cozy.

  • 5 of 5

The location was incredible! Walking distance to awesome stores, great food and an incredible arcade. I would recommend it to anyone; and we are very well traveled. The house is bigger than the pictures make it seem. Well stocked for entertaining. We loved it!

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved the little blue house. It is centrally located to all the surrounding attractions, and park your car when you want to hit the town. The main drag is maybe 2 blocks away? We had no problems finding on street parking. It's a very comfortable house, even for a family of 4. We will be trying to get the same house next time we come to Manitou Springs. Oh, and the creek in the back is the perfect spot for your morning coffee!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Ideally situated in historic Manitou Springs, you will find yourself easy walking distance to the shops, restaurants and amusements of downtown Manitou, including public parks and the town's well-known throwback indoor/outdoor arcade. You'll also be foot-travel distance to the famous Cog Railway and numerous hiking & biking trails including the Manitou Incline, Barr Trail, Inteman Trail and others.

You are only a 20-minute drive to downtown Colorado Springs and 20-minutes or less to a surprising number of attractions found on the city's west side including: Garden of the Gods, the United States Air Force Academy, the Broadmoor, Old Colorado City, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, and Seven Falls.

From Downtown ColorAirport: 30 min

From Denver International Airport: 1 hr 30 min.ado Springs: 20 min

From Colorado Springs

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Rates & Availability

West Colorado Springs Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $70
Tax Rate 11.03%

5 night Min Stays for Holidays & Special Events

Low Season Holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Spring Break): $165/nt

High Season Holidays & Special Events (PP Hill Climb, PP Marathon, USAF Events): $185/nt

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