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The Perfect way to enjoy the Durango area

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2500 sq ft of Durango style located 10 minutes from downtown & the ski resort

This is the absolute best combination of location, views, access to activities, comfort and style.

Our newly remodeled Durango home is a great place to call home base while enjoying all Durango has to offer. The home has an open-air lodge style feel with large windows and a huge wrap around deck that includes a brand new Jacuzzi. The house & deck overlook the Animas Valley to the east where the beautiful James Ranch settles below. The orientation of the home provides outstanding red cliff sunset views. The first floor consists of the bright and airy kitchen, a large living/dining area, a comfortable office/study, a conveniently located powder room, laundry room, and a spacious master suite with full bath including an over-sized bath tub for soaking after a long day of fun. Upstairs is the guest bedroom with a comfortable queen-sized bed and lots of room for storing your clothing & gear. The other bedroom has a bunk bed consisting of a full bed on bottom and twin bed on top, plus another twin bed in here. This room connects to a super-cool bonus room! Watch movies, play video games, or just hang out in this room- perfect for kids & adults. It hosts huge bean bag chairs and a full-sized futon. Just like a cozy cave!

More Details

Owner
Tom Moody
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

About Tom Moody

We love the year around outdoor activities and ambiance of the Mountains. We prefer a less commercialized atmosphere and enjoy the true old west feel of Durango

Tom Moody purchased this house in 2013

Why Tom Moody chose Southwest

My wife & I have dreamed of a house out West for over ten years. This house is that dream come true.

What makes this house unique

Location ,location ,location!

Amenities

Durango House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • 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:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master - toilet , tub , shower
    Up Stairs Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Down Stairs Bath - toilet
  • 2.5 baths
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Second Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bunk Room - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
    Game Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • 3 bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

The Perfect way to enjoy the Durango area
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 34 reviews
5

Beautiful views and a terrific value for our family! We will definitely book again. Lynne Halfin

  • 5 of 5

The outdoor living area was wonderful!! Both adults and kids used the large hot tub almost every night. The home was well stocked and very clean. The photos provide an excellent representation of the property and Brian was quick to answer emails which was much appreciated. The only negative comment would be the bright sunlight in the morning and the lack of water pressure if both showers are used at the same time. There weren't any window coverings on the upper windows. If you are an early riser, this isn't an issue at all, but if you're not, this is slightly annoying.

Truly, Durango was one of our best family vacations and Tom's home was a big factor!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Green Bay Wisconsin
5

The deck was stunning. The inside of the house was roomy and perfect fit.

  • 5 of 5

Our only complaint was that the house was a little dirty. All beds and bathrooms were clean but the floor was not. This presented a problem only because we had little babies crawling around. Otherwise the house was perfect.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oklahoma City
5

Beautiful Property!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this property was absolutely wonderful. The house is beautiful, the views are outstanding, location is perfect and we loved having the Durango train chug by each day. The only drawback was some road noise from highway 550 which is directly below the property. I didn't want to deduct any stars because the property is so nice, but I think people should be aware.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best deck in Durango

  • 5 of 5

7 people ranging from 16 to 68 years old, there's something for everyone to love.

My first hour at the house was spent on the deck watching the afternoon mountain shadow stretch eastward across the valley. All my stress and tension were gone!

Comfy beds, great kitchen and valley views from almost every room. Most meals were enjoyed on the outdoor dining table on the north side of the wrap around deck.

Accessibility to Durango, Purgatory and Silverton make day trips SO much better than when we stayed in Vallecito, saving an hour each way. Brian made everything seamless and easy.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property

  • 5 of 5

Good value in a great location.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Wow!!! Best HomeAway I have stayed in

  • 5 of 5

This house was unbelievable! The decor, the view, the location, the deck, the hot tub, star viewing, appliances, etc., etc.. Sitting in the hot tub while enjoying a glass of wine while looking out at the mountains was the perfect ending to a busy day in Mesa Verde and Silverton.

The train from Durango to Silverton passes about 50 yards from the deck, and so viewing the train was an added plus.

This house was about 11 miles from downtown Durango, and so it was an easy drive to some of the great restaurants.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Durango La Plata County (DRO)
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
James Ranch
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Narrow Guage Rail Road from Durango to Silverton
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
550
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Terrific Dining Downtown
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Durango Mtn Resort 'Purgatory'
Car: necessary

This newly remodeled home is located just off Hwy 550 with beautiful views overlooking the Animas Valley in the James Ranch Area. In addition to the cozy accommodations and terrific views enjoy the famous Narrow Gauge Train as it passes the property on its way from Durango to Silverton.

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Rates & Availability

Durango House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$395
$2,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning Servie $125
Tax Rate 2.0%

Cleaning fee of $150.00 is in addition to rental and is paid prior to occupancy.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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