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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:
August 19, 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 -
(40 traveler reviews)

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La Veta Lakeview ~ Georgous Vacation Property
average rating of 4.825 based on 40 reviews
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
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Picturesque

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful spot and we had a great time

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Serene, peaceful and private.

  • 4 of 5

We found this home very accommodating. The open vistas beyond the lakeview were exciting morning and night as we spent much time on the deck talking, drinking coffee, watching storms, animals and taking in the beautiful scenes of nature and sky in front of us. There were many walks to be had and lake access is easy. The house best serves a maximum of eight adults unless there are married couples or adults that do not mind sharing a bed. The owner was very honest in her expectations and the rules were few and easy to follow. More comfortable and accommodating beds in the downstairs area and we would have easily rated this a five star stay. We very much enjoyed our stay and would return again. Thank you much for the cleanliness and ease of access.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your time in LaVeta. The views off the deck are my favorite, too. I would definitely agree that the house would not accommodate 10 adults all that well. I do try to communicate directly with guests any time the number of adult guests causes me to wonder if they will be comfortable. For our family, and the majority of our guests, the configuration of beds works well since we usually have a number of young adults and children. The listing and the pictures accurately portray the current situation. Look forward to having you return.
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5

Just perfect...

  • 5 of 5

Can't say enough about this beautiful home. The property, the home, the area, all was perfect. Marcia, the owner was very kind, thoughtful, and personable.

We tried many restaurants, white water rafting, and a hot air balloon excursion.

Great vacation getaway for us Mainers...thanks again Marcia, for an A plus experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a good time. If you found a good place for whitewater rafting, let me know so that I have that info for other guests. Judi
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5

Great LaVeta Stay!

  • 5 of 5

The pics don't do this La Veta property justice! Clean, quite, spacious, airy, well stocked and with multiple spots to enjoy the great view - I will certainly book mark this for future stays!

PS - Charlies market in town can be depended upon for most everything.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spectacular views

  • 5 of 5

The Lakeview home is clean and comfortable with incredible views of the water and mountains. It sits on a large lot with absolute privacy. Easy to get to on a well maintained  dirt road. Like many homes in the area there is no air conditioning but on those hot days  the down stairs stays cool and the deck had a refreshing breeze in the afternoon. Judi is a great communicator and always responded right away to my messages. On our next trip to Colorado we plan on staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Look forward to your next trip. See you soon.
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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

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $50

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.

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