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Beautifully Renovated. Close To Everything Denver Has To Offer

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 1 Office/additional Bedroom. 1/4 Acre Lott

This tastefully redone Sloan's Lake Ranch is an oasis in the city! Centrally located and close to everything Denver has to offer. Half a block away from Sloan's lake park where there are beatiful views of the mountains and the city. Sloan's lake has a walking/ running path that is anwhere from 3-5 miles around the park. Volleyball, tennis courts, and BBQ's are availible.

This property is very open and airy. Over $140,000 was spent in interior renovations since the owner bought it 10 years ago. All the rooms are filled with light and have an open air concept. The house is 1,800 square feet. Sleeps 8 with additional pull out couches. The main room is close to 700 square feet and has 12' ceilings. This room has the kitchen/ bar area, dinning room and living room all in one. The kitchen has all state of the art stainless steel appliances. A Jensen gas cooktop can handle all of your cooking needs in a fraction of the time. This main room has a 52' flatscreen with Sony Blueray player so you can watch Netflix, Cable, DVD's Blueray's, and listen to Pandora or any of your music and videos. The master has valted ceilings and is also close to 700 square feet including full bath. Bath is a jet tub. There is also a large sized office that has 11' window looking out over the courtyard and water feature. This room can be used as an additional bedroom.

Over $100,000 was invested in the front yard landscaping alone. Several full size trees give this 1/4 acre property a sense of seclusion even though you are in the middle of the city. The front of the house faces west so you can watch the sunset every night from the front porch. The landscape features include: Entirely fenced front yard, covered patio, courtyard with seatwalls and raised planters, water feature, and over 40 low voltage lights. Day or night the landscaping in this home is amazing! There is an oversized 1 car garage attaced that can fit full size trucks with room to spare as well as keep any additional toys or luggage in. The driveway can park up to 4 cars and there are double gates at the end of the driveway to completely enclose the property. The backyard is smaller and completely enclosed even for small dogs.

Sloan's Lake is a hidden gem in the city. Breathtaking views of the mountains in one direction and the city in the other. Amenities include:Drinking Fountain, Picnic Tables, Picnic Shelter, Playground, Restroom, Basketball Court, Bike/Pedestrian Path, Football Field, Soccer Field, Baseball / Softball Field, Tennis Court, Lake, Boating, Flower Beds. There are several neat neighborhood areas in close proximity. Downtown Denver is a 7 minute drive or a $7 cab ride. Mile High Stadium (Sports Authority Field) is 7 minutes away by car or you can walk within half an hour. Edgewater shops and resturants are a 3 minute drive or a 1 mile walk. The uber hip Highlands neighborhood is a 7 minute drive or a liesurely 15 minute bike ride away. Another hipster hot spot is LoHi which is only 9 minutes away.

In addition to being close distance to these neat neighborhoods, this house is close to everything you would want in centeral Colorado.

Drive times:

Denver International Airport-25 min

Coors Field-10 min

Sports Authority Field (Mile High Stadium)-5 min

Coors Field-10 min

Red Rocks Amphitheather-20 minutes

Estes Park-90 min

Elitch Gardens Amusement Park-10 min

Boulder-30 min

Golden-10 min

Colo. Springs-60 min

Fort Collins-60 min

Ski Areas:

Loveland-45 min

Keystone/ Breckenridge-70 min

Copper Mountain-90 min

Winter Park-60 min

Vail-95 min

The new light rail line that comes from DIA as well as the metro area stops 3 blocks away! Bikes can even be brought on this train.

Denver STR lic #2016-BFN-0006276

If you find yourself going to Fort Collins, we have another VRBO rental there.

A 5 bedroom, 2 bath just west of the CSU campus that sleeps 10.

Listing #661791

VRBO Listing #661791

More Details

Owner
Will Hyde
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017

About Will Hyde

Me and my Wife are a fun loving couple that like to embrace all the fun things that Colorado has to offer. We both have a sharp sense of style. I have owned a landscape design/ build firm for 10 years and have done an extensive amount of work at the house. We also own an indoor/ outdoor retail shop in the heart of the art district on Santa Fe. In addition I do sculptural welding and there are a few pieces worked in throughout the landscape. We have put a great amount of thought and care into this home and hope you enjoy it and its surroundings!

Will Hyde purchased this house in 2003

Why Will Hyde chose West Colfax

After looking at over 60 homes I found this property and loved it due to its close proximity to everything and its 1/4 acre yard. Sloan's Lake Park is amazing with views in both directions. Many Denverites don't even know where it is!

What makes this house unique

I am an artist. I bought this house for its location, the property size, its bones, and it 7 large mature trees. After 10 years and $250,000 we made it the way we wanted. Now with our growing family and business' we have moved to our next project.

Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Many on Colfax
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Fox Hollow Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
Denver Light Rail
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
6th avenue
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Many on Colfax and Edgewater
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Arapahoe Basin
Car: not necessary

This property is close to everything you would want to do in Denver. Only 10 minutes from downtown Denver. Close by to many neighborhood shopping and dinning areas. Close to all major stadiums and arenas. 1-2 Hours to ski resorts. Close to hiking, biking and all the mountains have to offer.

Amenities

West Colfax House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Main Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , A work of art. Homeowner designed and installed this bathr.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Master Bed and Bath - 1 king , Large 700 sqft bedroom and bathroom together.
  • Large Master Bedroom with attached full bath including shower and jet tub, as well as door that opens to courtyard. Second bedroom has queen and closet. Office is large and has pull out queen with high end memory foam mattress and 3 huge closets. This room is between kitchen/ living room and master bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautifully Renovated. Close To Everything Denver Has To Offer
average rating of 4.7580647 based on 62 reviews
Lake Geneva, WI
5

Great place to stay - convenient to city!

  • 5 of 5

This house is great! Very comfortable and a great neighborhood. With the fence around the whole house - it is perfect for a stay with a dog and offers a sense of security. There are stores and restaurants for everything you need a short walk away. Sloan Lake Park is a great walking park for pets or just to stroll, with beautiful views of the mountains.

The house is very clean and comfortable and well stocked.

The location is fantastic to the mountains, Boulder and Colorado Springs, and so easy if you are looking to go downtown. If you are looking for a down day, the porch is a great place to hang out and read.

One of the nicest stays we've ever had at a VRBO house and true to it's description. Perfect for a family or just a couple.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

lovely home perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Be prepared to care about this home and all the details that the owners have put into it. The landscaped yard and patio is a relaxing escape. We enjoyed sitting by the cozy fireplace, watching TV, listening to music, eating meals and playing card games or putting together puzzles. I am inspired to try to recreate the interior design of the guest bathroom for one of our bathrooms at home. The neighborhood is lovely. I hope to return in the very near future.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Restful Bliss

  • 5 of 5

This home was an unexpected treat in the middle of Denver. It was close to so much and yet felt private and quiet. We had been driving for a long time before arriving here and my back went out. So I spent a lot of time recuperating while the rest of my family spent time with friends. I was thankful for how peaceful this house was. My kids enjoyed it as well and really loved playing in the front yard or sitting under the trees and reading.

Completely worth it.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent Denver accomodation.

  • 5 of 5

The house is nicely remodeled and quite comfortable. Beautifully landscaped area out front and a quiet neighborhood. Only a block and a half from a large park (Sloan Lake). 15 min. from downtown. It served our needs perfectly.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Belen, nm
5

Very nice home, relaxing front yard.

  • 5 of 5

Nice neighborhood, a block from Slone lake, walking distance from Broncos stadium. Highly recommend! 👍

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

Great location up the street was Sloane

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $500

50% deposit will hold your dates. Check-in 4 pm, check out 11 am.
SPECIAL RATES MAY BE CONSIDERED FOR LAST MINUTE BOOKINGS!

Owner'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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