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La Veta Lakeview ~ Georgous Vacation Property

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 10+

Gorgeous views both inside and outside of the home, located on almost 2 acres, with open space surrounding the property, yet less than 2 miles from town. This is a Custom Built Home with 3000 sq ft of living space. The master has an ensuite bath and there are three additional guest rooms. Open concept living room with kitchen and dining. There is a separate living/media area downstairs with a big screen television. Also downstairs is a large game room with a wet bar. There are three beautiful outside areas: A balcony with scenic views, a nice patio, also with nice views and a large landscaped outdoor garden with a gazebo and lots of privacy. All outdoor areas are equipped with comfortable furniture. There is a gas grill to enjoy for barbequing. The property has ample parking space. This is a truly spectacular property, perfect for making fond memories with family and friends.


Property Manager
Judi Best
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Judi Best

Steve and Judi (and their 4 children) live in the Denver area. Steve is a retired military officer, and Judi is a church musician.

Judi Best purchased this house in 2013

Why Judi Best chose Southeast

Judi visited LaVeta in 2012, and fell in love with the area. A few months later, we began looking for a location for Steve's WWII vet dad to relocate. We found the VA facility in Walsenburg. We bought our home in La Veta as a wonderful place to get away from everything with the added benefit of getting to spend time with Steve's dad.

Amenities

La Veta House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom with a king bed and ensuite bathroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Queen and a bunk with a full and a twin.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Futon which converts to a very comfortable queen bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

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La Veta Lakeview ~ Georgous Vacation Property
average rating of 4.8444443 based on 45 reviews
5

Absolutely Fantastic VRBO Home

  • 5 of 5

Stunning panoramic views in an absolutely beautifully maintained vacation home. Every possible amenity in the kitchen, extremely clean and very relaxing. Deer in the front and back yard, beautiful weather - all in all I'd give this place a 10! Thank you so much!!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

So pleasant!

  • 5 of 5

The house is very nice, clean, well maintained and nicely appointed. It was super fun to get up in the morning and see deer grazing right outside the window!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful weekend with family

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I met up with my sister and her husband for the long Labor Day weekend. Since our parents passed we are starting a tradition of traveling together 2 times per year. In May we stayed in Walsenburg and checked out the surrounding areas and properties. We liked what we saw and started the rental process for Labor day. We were not disappointed. The house was comfortable and spacious enough for 4 adults and two small dogs to have plenty of room to spread out. We enjoyed walking each morning and cooked one evening and enjoyed the wonderful patio area. The large hawk with a nest in the tree and the deer in the morning were an added bonus.

The only two negatives - 1 the dishwasher was not working, no biggie, we came home with dishpan hands. and 2 we do not subscribe to Direct TV or have any experience with Roku so the TV was not usable to us. Better instructions and passwords would have been appreciated. Otherwise the home is lovely and we will consider it again if we go back to the SE Colorado area. Wonderful, Clean, Comfortable home.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that you enjoyed your week-end. The LaVeta area is perfect for making wonderful memories with family. We so appreciated the note you left us letting us know about the dishwasher. We checked it out immediately and found that the problem was in the latch. A latch kit was ordered that day, and repaired as soon as it came in. One disadvantage in LaVeta is that sometimes things like that have to be ordered via mail so do take a little longer than if you could drive for 5 minutes to Home Depot :-) The TV also reflects the location. There is a DVD player available (with a few DVD's and the ability to get lots more by going to the library) and then has access to Netflix, Hulu, and Sling. Those passwords are already set and automatically available. Other possibilities show up on the Roku device, if a guest happens to have those accounts but we do not have those available. We will add a note to our notebook to clarify that not all possibilities can be accessed. Thanks for that feedback. Hope to see you again when your travels bring you back to the area.
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5

Beautiful, clean and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing floor plan and that view... I'll be back. Thanks so much.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Experience!

  • 5 of 5

This is our 2nd time to stay at La Veta Lakeview & once again, we loved it! Honestly, we didn't want to leave... it is easily accessible to so many things to do! House was very clean, accomodating & has everything you could possibly need. The deer greeting us each morning was such a treat! Thanks again Judi!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very beautiful views! Large kitchen open area. Lots of places to go get away .

  • 4 of 5

Great for large group ! Super area to everywhere. Love it !❤

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
108 Miles
COS Coloradio Springs Municipal Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Grandote Peaks Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
US HWY 160
Nearest Ski
120 Miles
Monarch ~ Wolf Creek ~ Toas ~ Angel Fire
Car: recommended

The Town of La Veta has many activities to enjoy including scenic train rides, good restaurants, art galleries, a quaint grocery store, parks, playgrounds, hiking trails, lake fishing and more. To the south about 10 miles is the Village of Cuchara. The village offers fishing, hiking, horse back riding, four-wheeling, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, entertainment and restaurants. To the North 12 miles you will find Lathrop State Park. You can enjoy hiking, swimming, boating and all lake style recreation at the State Park. A few more miles to the north is the City of Walsenburg which boast a fun water park for the kids as well as two large grocery stores. Walsenburg also hosts a state of the art hospital and emergency room.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.9%

MAXIMUM LENGTH OF STAY - 31 days.

The main floor of the property is available for rental for smaller parties at a rate of $150/night with a cleaning fee of $75. Main floor includes living room, kitchen, master bedroom and bath, office (with queen futon), and half bath.

Please ask about our military rates.

LAST MINUTE DEALS - Discount of 25% off nightly rate for regular season or fall season rates will be offered for bookings made within 14 days of arrival. No discount will be offered on cleaning fees. Payment via e-check (available through VRBO) is required to take advantage of this deal.

Payment by e-check STRONGLY preferred for all reservations. Off-season or last minute deals will be charged 2.5% surcharge for use of credit cards.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.