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Cozy Log Cabin Short Drive To Breckenridge!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, A Jetted Tub And Just 20 Minutes

Our family's cozy log cabin has two bedrooms, two bathrooms (with a jetted tub and a shower), a full kitchen and a lovely living room with a gas fireplace. There is a detached garage for convenience and ski/snowboard storage. The main bedroom has a queen bed, and the second bedroom has a full-size futon with a twin bunk overhead. There is also an aero-bed for extra guests' comfort.


Owner
Brenna
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Brenna

We purchased this home right before our daughter was born. We love it, but don't up to use it as much as we'd like (mostly because Daddy is a hockey coach which takes up most weekends!). We now have a daughter and a son, as well as a 4 year old black lab (who loves the backyard dog run).

Brenna purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Brenna chose South Central

We bought this home because it was only 20 minutes away from the skiing and other activities of Breckenridge, but offered a great piece of property. The home is on an acre of land, most of which is covered in beautiful aspen trees. It is also easy for us to get to- being just off highway 9, between Fairplay and Breckenridge (just south of Hoosier Pass). It is a cozy two bedroom log cabin with a great gas fireplace and a jetted tub. We love coming up to the house on weekends to just get away.

The house is close to the South Platte River (walking distance) as well as bike trails. We are an 'outdoorsy' family, and this home was the perfect match for us!

What makes this cabin unique

The views of the mountains surrounding our house sold us on this property. The two bedroom, two bath home is perfect for our family of four.

We loved the idea of sitting around the gas fireplace playing board games, and the two-person jetted tub is just great!

It was an absolute bonus for us that there is a detached garage. It's great for parking the car on a cold (snowy) day, as well as storing all our outdoor gear.

Amenities

Alma Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • 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 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Both rooms have windows that face north and have great mountain views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Cozy Log Cabin Short Drive To Breckenridge!
average rating of 4.464286 based on 28 reviews
3

Not as clean as one would expect a rental property to be.

  • 3 of 5

The owners need to find a better housekeeper. The jetted tub was filthy with hair and other funk that I didn't bother investigating any further. The grill was unusable until I spent over an hour just leaving it on high to burn all of the grease out. I was also forced to fix the disposal in the sink because of the smell. The coffee maker worked only after I ran vinegar through it 5 or 6 times. It did have a nice fenced back yard for the dogs. The place seemed a little overpriced. Other that that it was just OK, nothing fancy.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi John, Sorry to hear the cabin was as clean as expected/necessary. I'll chat with our housekeeper to be sure she's more thorough. I'll head into town today to buy a new coffee maker and grill cleaning tools today, as well. Thank you for the feedback, we'll be sure to tackle the issues asap. -Brenna
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4

Wonderful family vacation!

  • 4 of 5

The house is great and in a nice location. The water pressure was our only complaint. We were not able to take showers because the water pressure was so low and hardly any hot water. Everything else was fine.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fun in the snow in a cozy cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great little getaway at the cabin. It had everything we needed and was cozy and warm. A lot of fun in the snow! We hope to go back soon!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Mountain Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful family trip in the mountains! This was exactly what we were looking for.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We had a great weekend. Beautiful views! Cabin is nestled amid the aspens. This was a perfect weekend to see the fall colors.

Cabin is secluded yet it's an easy drive into Alma, Fairplay & Breck. Cozy & clean. The enclosed yard was great for my dogs. Would love to stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

My daughter,husband, and I enjoyed our time at Aspen Grove. Brenna was helpful and responded quickly to any question we had regarding our stay.The cabin was very clean and comfortable. The location was quiet and relaxing. Exploring during the day then returning to our cozy cabin in the golden aspens in the evening made this a relaxing and memorable vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Located a short 20 minute drive from the magnificent ski resort of Breckenridge, and 40 minutes to Keystone, the town of Alma is a quiet town just south of Hoosier Pass. It is the perfect place to visit in the winter for skiing/snowboarding, sledding and/or skating. In the spring, summer and fall, it is a great spot for hiking, biking, fishing and site seeing.

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Rates & Availability

Alma Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$140
$900
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning Fee $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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