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Heisch's Haven, Come to the Sunny Side of Cascade!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom and 1 1/2 bathroom house with mountain views.

The cabin is high on the sunny side of the mountain in Cascade with really nice views. It is easily accessible from Highway 24 without the sight and noise of the highway. It is centrally located to many of the attractions in the area, including North Pole/Santa's Workshop, Pikes Peak, Manitou Springs, Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek.

The cabin has 2 bedrooms, the master bedroom has a queen size bed and a half bath. The other bedroom also has a queen size bed and if needed, a twin roll away bed. The full bath and the half bath have been remodeled. We supply the toilet paper, Kleenex, towels and washclothes.

The kitchen has also been completely remodeled including cabinets, counter tops and most appliances have been updated. The kitchen is fully equipped with coffee pot, toaster, plates, silverware, cups, glasses, utensils, mixing bowls, cookware, a blender and a hand mixer. We supply salt, pepper, Mrs. Dash, various other spices, plastic wrap, plastic baggies, paper towels and foil.

The living room has a fireplace insert, perfect for those chilly nights.

There is a front porch with a porch swing over looking a small yard with a 4 ft. semi-private wood fence and nice mountain views. There is a carport to park your car.

It is a 5 person maximum occupancy.

The rent is $150.00 per night and a 3 night minimum. We will only consider 2 nights to fill in spaces where available in peak season. If you rent it for 7 nights or more the rent is $125 per night. We have to charge a small county tax of 5.13% and a $300.00 damage/cleaning deposit that is refundable if the place is left in good, clean condition. We don't charge up front for a cleaning fee like most places do. If you clean it and leave it like you found it, no charge. If you don't clean it, a cleaning fee of $50.00 per hour will be deducted from your cleaning/damage deposit. We don't ask you to oil the paneling or wax the floor, just clean up what you messed up. We wash the sheets and towels so you don't have to.

*Sorry, rates are firm, water is very expensive in Cascade.*

We will consider ONE well behaved, house trained dog of any size by approval only. We have a very specific dog policy: If your dog is left alone in the cabin, they must be kenneled/crated. They cannot be left alone outside in the small yard due to the risk of wildlife, etc. They are not permitted on the beds or furniture at anytime. Please let us know if you want to bring a dog and what kind it is when you inquire about renting the cabin.

*Cats are not accepted, no exceptions. We love them but too many people are allergic and this would require a major deep cleaning. It would be very time consuming and costly*

We are hands on owners that do all of our own cleaning and maintenance, sorry we don't have staff! We are hard working, responsible, honest and have integrity and are looking for renters who are also responsible, honest and have integrity (a sense of humor is a plus!) If you have these qualities please inquire about our cabin...if you do not, please rent a motel!

It's just like home, the sheets might be little wrinkled only ours are clean! Come check it out!

More Details

Owner
Jeanette Heisch
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Jeanette Heisch

Darell's dad, Henry, built this house in 1955 and together with his wife, Dona, they raised 3 boys here. There are lots of memories and stories here.

Jeanette grew up in Chipita Park, just down the road. Darell went the first 3 years of school to the little old school house which is now the Cascade Library. We both went to Ute Pass Elementary School in Chipita Park and then went to Manitou Jr. High and high school. We now live in Colorado Springs.

Jeanette Heisch purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Jeanette Heisch chose Cascade

After Darell's parents passed away we wanted to buy it because it's such a special place. We decided to share it with other people and we hope everyone will enjoy it as much as we do.

What makes this cabin unique

Even though you are in a residential neighborhood you really feel like you've gotten away from it all.

Amenities

Cascade Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • If you need to do more than 1 or 2 loads of laundry we ask that you leave $20 at the cabin since water is very expensive in Cascade.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Has a sink, mirrored medicine cabinet and 1 large mirror.
    Half bath off of master bedroom - toilet , Has a sink and a mirrored medicine cabinet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , The twin bed is a rollaway bed.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , This is the master bedroom and includes a half bath.
  • The beds have sheets, a blanket and quilts. Each bedroom has a closet and a dresser for storing clothing, etc. There are extra pillows, extra blankets and heavier comforters. One bedroom has a firm bed while the other bedroom has a pillowtop and is softer. We also provide a 'Play and Pack' for infants and a highchair/booster seat.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
There is no need for air conditioning because the back of the cabin is built into the bank and it keeps a nice cool temp in the summer but also stays warm in winter. There are some ceiling fans and some portable fans in the bedroom closets.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9787235 based on 47 reviews
5

Clean, well stocked, centrally located to all attractions.

  • 5 of 5

Jeanette Heisch's Haven just like it says in the listing. Very clean and well stocked. She is a very nice Business person. Will come back again and tell others.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Lovely and cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cabin, it’s very cozy and has a beautiful view. Jeanette is an amazing host and she was constantly in touch with us, making recommendations and coordinating our arrival. Great place. Would absolutely recommend this place if you are in the region.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Excellent communication

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location from where to enjoy accessing all the fun things to be had surrounding Pikes Peak and the Manitou Springs region. Comfortable beds, nice floor plan, and very nicely appointed. I would not hesitate to return for a repeat visit in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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5

Great cabin, great location.

  • 5 of 5

Heisch's Haven was a great place to stay. Clean and comfortable, and what a great location. Central to all of the area attractions. I recommend it to anyone visiting the Pikes Peak area.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Clean, comfortable, quiet

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay in Heisch's Haven. It is clean, comfortable, in a quiet area, and very convenient to Pike's Peak and other attractions in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Excellent!!!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a comfortable, clean, loved for home to stay in, then you want to stay here. My husband and I have stayed in the Heishes home before and once again it was the most easy process out of any house we have rented and stayed in. We will only stay here when we come back to the springs area. It is well placed in Cascade and so easy to get to all the local attraction and lots of good restaurants. The Heishes care about their guests. Don't hesitate to stay, book it and you'll be happy you did.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Map

Pikes Peak
"The most breathtaking view anywhere!"
Pike's Peak Cog Railway
"A unique way to "climb" Pikes Peak. Well worth the money. Make reservations before you go."
Cave of the Winds
"If you love exploring caves, this is the place for you. "
Adam's Mountain Cafe
"Fresh and natural foods for breakfast, lunch and dinner."
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
"I grew up going to the North Pole. You'll see Santa and his elves, some deer, reindeer and g..."
Cliff House Hotel Dining Room
"Beautifully restored after it had burned down. We have some antiques in Heisch's Haven that ..."
The Loop
"Good Mexican food and you've gotta try the margaritas, their the best in the area, you'll be..."
Keg Lounge
"For a great burger and fries and a beer, this is the place to go."
Pantry Restaurant
"The Pantry is an old favorite, good food in a casual atmosphere. Get there early, they get r..."
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
"The coolest zoo ever! It sits on the side of Cheyenne Mountain. You gotta see it."
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center
"Newly remodeled, very cool. Start there then tour the park on your own or arrange a guided t..."
Old Colorado City Historic District
"When you're done with Manitou Springs you have to go to Old Colorado City for some more fun ..."
Bear Creek Dog park
"The best dog park around, just off of Highway 24 and 21st street. **It is not 32.7 miles fro..."
Safeway
"Nice newer store and also one down the pass between Manitou and Colorado Springs."
North Cheyenne Canyon Park
"Lots of trails to hike. Beautiful!"
The Golden Bee
"Beautiful ole' Pub located by the famous Broadmoor Hotel. It's a casual environment that off..."
Cripple Creek
"Gambling in an old mining town. There's also some restaurants. Only about and hours drive fr..."
Rudy's Country Store and Bar-B-Q
"Casual BBQ place. Good food for a reasonable price."
Monument Valley Park
"Nice flat walking trails. Start out at Monument Valley Park or at Fontenero St. Follows Monu..."
Mason Jar
"Good home cooked food. Reasonable prices for big portions."
Edelweiss Restaurant
"Excellent German food in authentic German atmosphere."
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center
"Newly remodeled, very cool. Start there then tour the park on your own or arrange a guided t..."
United States Olympic Training Center
"You gotta check this out."
The Wines of Colorado
"Good wine and burgers...among other things!"
The Townhouse Lounge
"One of our favorites! Good food and drinks, can sit outside, casual atmosphere and entertain..."
Thunder & Buttons II
"Good place in Old Colorado City for good food and drinks."
Manitou Springs
"Manitou is so much fun! Shops, restaurants, bars, the Penny Arcade. There are many free mine..."
Miramont Castle Museum
"Tour the castle and then have some tea and a small bite to eat, they also have a gift shop."
US Air Force Academy
"Very cool!"
Seven Falls
"You have to catch a shuttle by the Broadmoor Hotel to see the falls and have lunch if you wa..."
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center
"Newly remodeled, very cool. Start there then tour the park on your own or arrange a guided t..."
Helen Hunt Falls
"In Cheyenne Canyon."
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
World Arena
"Great venue for shows and concerts."
Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun
"Above the Cheyenne Mtn. Zoo. There is an interesting story about this building."
Colorado Springs Fine Art Center
Wimberger's Old World Bakery
"If you love German food this is the place. Buy fresh baked breads, rolls and pretzels or del..."
Mountain Mama Natural Foods
"Natural foods store."
Kimball's Peak Three Theater
"Watch a movie and enjoy a cocktail!"
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center
Red Rock Canyon Open Space
"It doesn't look like much from the road but once you hike in there on one of the many trails..."
Rampart Range Reservoir
"Great for picnicking, hiking, or fishing."
City Market
"I believe this is still a Kroeger market."
Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Colorado Springs
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Woodland Park
Nearest Ski
96 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: necessary

There is some hiking and biking in the Ute Pass area. Across Highway 24, you'll find Wines of Colorado for good food and spirits. Or take the kids to the North Pole/Santa's Workshop on the Pikes Peak toll road. Take a drive to the top of Pikes Peak and see 'Clear to Kansas'.

Drive down Ute Pass 3.5 miles to Manitou Springs for a day of shopping, eat in one of the many restaurants or bars, play games at the old Penny Arcade, take the Cog Railway up Pikes Peak, visit Miramont Castle or the Iron Springs Melodrama.

On Highway 24 above Manitou visit the Cave of the Winds and The Cliff Dwellings.

You can hike or bike on one of the many trails in the Garden of the Gods or climb on the red rocks. Close by is Old Colorado City for more shops, dining and bars.

Head to downtown Colorado Springs for shops, dining and a little night life. Also, there is the Pioneer's Museum, the Fine Arts Center, the U.S. Olympic Training Center, the World Arena, or the Air Force Academy located north of Colorado Springs on I25. On the south side of 'The Springs' is the Seven Falls, the famous 5 star Broadmoor Hotel, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Cheyenne Canon for hiking or Fort Carson.

West on Highway 24 from Cascade, is Green Mountain Falls which is a charming small town that offers a fishing pond with a gazebo. The Pantry for really good breakfasts. The Mucky Duck around the corner offers fine dining. Or visit the Blue Moose Tavern for drinks and play some pool, they are dog friendly too.

Go further west on Highway 24 a few minutes, you'll find Woodland Park which has shops, dining, bars, a Dinosaur Museum, a bowling alley, grocery stores, City Market, Safeway and Walmart, gas stations, fast food and a movie theater.

Drive the scenic highway to Cripple Creek for a day/night of gambling or ride the Cripple Creek and Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad.

Approximate distance from Cascade according to Google Maps:

-Manitou Springs-3.5 miles

-Colorado Springs-6 miles

-USAFA via Hwy-24 E to I25 N-19.2 mi/26 min

-Breckinridge via US-24 W to CO-9 N-95.6 mi/1hr.59 min

-Denver International Airport via I-25 N to E470 N (Toll Rd)-1hr 29min/91.6mi. or I-25 N to E470 N (No Toll) 2hr 14min/110mi.

-Co. Spgs. Airport via Hwy-24 E-34min/20.9mi.

-Buena Vista via US-24 W-1hr 35min/83.2mi.

-Royal Gorge via CO-115 S & US-50 W- 1hr 28min/67.4mi.

-Cripple Creek-via Hwy-24 W to CO-67 S-53min/34.4mi.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 5.13%

*5 people max occupancy. Our prices are firm, no exceptions...water rates are very high in Cascade. No up front cleaning fees like most places have. Clean the cabin well, no charge. You don't clean it, a cleaning fee is deducted from your damage/cleaning deposit.

We will consider a 2 night min. during High Season to fill in spots where available.

Cancellations 14 days or less of scheduled arrival date will result in forfeiture of $100.00. Cancellations more than 14 days prior to scheduled arrival date will result in forfeiture of 5% of total payment for administrative fees.
No credit will be will be given for shortened stays due to any reason. No cancellations or refunds due to weather.



Inquire for extended stay rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.