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Great Mountain Views Close 2 Town - Colorado Friendly -Twin Owls@The Rustic Acre

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom 1 Bath HOME with Jacuzzi Tub. Great Mountain Views with 5 star decor

The Rustic Acre is a 420 Friendly Property consisting of 7 different 1 & 2 Bedroom Short Term Rentals. Responsible persons may partake in smoking of marijuana on your patio provided. Please partake in a discreet and respectful manor. No smoking inside any units.

Come to Beautiful Estes Park, CO and see the Elk. Literally in our back yard. Experience the wonders of The Rocky Mountain National Park.

The Twin Owls Lodge has 1 Master Bedroom with a Jacuzzi Tub. A lofted area with 2 twin beds and lots of woodwork. Twin Owls is equipped with a fully stocked Kitchen. Fridge, Stove, Microwave, Coffee pot, Crockpot, and all the dishware your family needs for vacation.

A spacious family room is attached to the kitchen which has a 47' LED Smart TV. Cable, wifi, dvd player, and also a pullout couch to sleep 2 more.

All of units are stocked with Charmin Toilet Paper, &Bounty Paper Towels. Only the best for our Guests.

This has been tastefully decorated in a Rustic but eloquent decor. The grounds is equipped with a river rock fire pit. Multiple decks and best of all, WILDLIFE.

Come experience the mountains with us.

Please click on the link below OWNER INFO, to view our other properties in the Estes Park area. We have five other units on The Rustic Acre. All with their own charm and unique decorations.


We take pride in all of our properties, please look at our reviews and Stay With Us!!!

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. Great views of mountains all around us and so close to town it is just awesome.

The Rustic Acre is a 420 Friendly Property. Responsible persons may partake in smoking of marijuana on you patio provided. No smoking inside any units.

-jason & joanne miller

More Details

Jason Miller
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018

About Jason Miller

Jason and Joanne Miller are from Lima, OH. We love the Mountains and Live Music. Colorado has A LOT of Both. We moved to Estes Park in July of 2013 to follow our dream of owning vacation rentals in The Rocky Mountains. We took this Property which was formerly a B & B and then turned it into what it is TODAY. A Colorado Friendly Property with a lot of BENEFITS. We have a great website to show you additional info concerning The Rustic Acre. It is With multiple listings on VRBO, you are sure to find the right one. #505516, 505517, 505518, 511596, 560021, 916948

Jason Miller purchased this house in 2013

Why Jason Miller chose Estes Park

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. Great views of mountains all around us and so close to town it is just awesome. We have been looking at Estes for a while now. This property came up for sale, so we took a family vote. With a 16 yr old daughter and 14 yr old son, I thought that I would have a challenge ahead of me with convincing them. Low and behold, 100% = Let's go to Colorado!

There has been no regrets and we Love Colorado.

We have 2 Resident dogs which just LOVE people. Marley is a black cocker spaniel and Daisy is a Golden Retriever Yellow Lab mix. We love dogs and encourage you to bring yours here on vacation.

This property previously was The Black Dog Inn Bed & Breakfast. The Millers will be living in the main home and renting out the unattached units around the rustic acre of property. We are a very FRIENDLY property. We do not judge by gender race, sexuality, or political views. We all just want to Get Along.

What makes this house unique

Located High above the town of Estes Park, our wooded acre has a commanding view of Lumpy Ridge (a well known rock climbing formation), Mummy Range, and Mt. Olympus. We are only a short 5 minute drive to Rocky Mountain National Park. The footpath in front of the property connects with the scenic Riverwalk and also the 4 mile path around Lake Estes. This property has Luxury accommodations at affordable rates. We are only 1/2 mile from town. We love to hike and spend time outdoors in the wonders of Nature. There are literally hundreds of hiking and climbing trails minutes from our front door. Longs Peak, Twin Owls, Mummy Mountain, Twin Sisters, Lilly Mountain, etc.


Estes Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Jacuzzi Jetted Tub is in Master Bedroom
  • Two sinks, large stand-up shower, toilet, jacuzzi tub in master bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • The master bedroom has a queen size bed with all new linens and nice comforters. Equipped with a Jacuzzi Tub. The loft area has 2 twin beds also with new bedding. There is also a pullout queen size couch
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
We work with area businesses to provide you with the best service around.


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Great Mountain Views Close 2 Town - Colorado Friendly -Twin Owls@The Rustic Acre
average rating of 4.8474574 based on 59 reviews

Nice Cozy family accomodation

  • 4 of 5

We had a good time staying at this property. Location is good and owners are nice and helpful people.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. Glad you had a nice time. Take care Jason and Joanne
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Nice place, nice folks, easy to rent, pet friendly

  • 3 of 5

Nice place, easy to rent, dog friendly. Central Estes location. There is a lot to like about twin owls...

A couple of issues though: The hotwater heater wouldnt fill the jaccuzi tub, tried twice, so we couldnt use it. The hardwood floors looked nice but were loud, cold, - the place could use some rugs, especially in the bath. We were shorted on washclothes and had no hand towels. The queen bed was superhard and high off the floor- please please get a softer king. The old elec range had its big burner out.

So overall, I would recommend this place. It was a good value. And I would rent it again if a couple of minor repairs/replacements.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Steven, Thank you for staying with us and Happy New Years A little disappointed in the review, because we strive fo 5 stars. We live on the property so all of those issues could have been taken care of. We didn't have any calls from you. All of our beds were bought a few months ago. We bought all medium.(not Hard or soft) Everyone has their own preference on the bed they sleep in. We checked the electric burner it was just loose and needed plugged in. As far as the hard wood floors, the place was built in 2006, long before we purchased it and are in good condition. We have floor towel rugs for the bath also. I am glad that you found a place that is dog friendly, which is hard to find in Estes. It takes us a little longer to clean a place after a dog has been there, that is why we asked for 15 a day for dogs. Thank again for saying you would recommend us, because it is our pride and joy that we put a lot of hard work into. Thanks Jason and Joanne
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Wheat ridge colorado

Nice property and great location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much! The location is perfect and our unit was nice and clean. I particularly enjoyed the large bath tub. I also respect the fact that although this property is pet friendly, the furniture, carpet and floors were immaculate. We don't allow our dog on our furniture either so I appreciate that you enforce that among your guests. I did notice that the guests staying there don't pick up their pet's dog poop which made it quite difficult to navigate where to go to let my dog relief herself. That would be the only thing I would strictly enforce. Perhaps guests feel that they don't have to pick up after their pet when paying the $15 daily pet fee, which is standard, but still should be expected. I would definitely consider staying here again and would recommend. Overall a really nice place and easy to reserve through VRBO.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: HI Cheryl, So glad you enjoyed your stay. Yes I agree on the dogs, I have 3 dogs of my own and go out everyday to pick up after them. Was thinking of getting a stand with bags like the city has, maybe that would help. I would hope that guests wouldn't think that 15 dollar fee is for me to pick up after them. The fee is for the extra cleaning its takes when someone has a very fluffy dog and we want the room to look like there wasn't a furry friend there. Just like your experience with your place. Thank you again for taking the time out to write about your stay. Jason and Joanne
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Grayslake, IL

Clean, comfortable and convenient

  • 5 of 5

My husband, dog and I had a great stay at Twin Owls. Jason and Joanne were very responsive with any minor issues. Twin Owls is just far enough out of town to be quiet, but still extremely easy to get to shops, groceries and RMNP. We had a nice view of the mountains, and were frequently graced with early morning visits from elk, deer, ground squirrels and even once from a coyote. The cabin was well equipped and the beds were very comfortable.

We definitely would stay again, and would recommend it to friends.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Shelley So glad you had a wonderful adventure here at The Rustic Acre. Estes Park is an amazing place and for you to witness all those animals in their environment is awesome. Enjoy fall. Jason and Joanne
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Estes Park, CO


  • 5 of 5

This place is really cool. Full Kitchen, Mountain Views, and Close to town. Truly amazing property. Cant wait to go back. Thank you to Property Owners.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for two adults and two kids

  • 5 of 5

Clean and ready to go when we arrived. Jason answered all questions and I enjoyed talking to him.

Couldn't have asked for a better stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay!!! Jason and Joanne
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Kirk's Mountain Adventures
Rocky Mountain National Park
The Wapiti Pub
"Great food. Wild Game and also good old beef."
Kind Coffee
"Kind Coffee & Kind People. What else can you ask for?"
Nearest Airport
76 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Cables Pub and Grille
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Estes Park Golf Courses
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rt. 7 is out our front door. 34 & 36 are 1 mile
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Cables Pub & Grille & Many others very close
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Eldora Ski Resort
Car: necessary

If a babysitter is needed, please let me know. I know a 17 yr old that would love to have the work. Only $10 per hour for 1st kid. Addtnl $5/kid up to 4. We are only 1 mile from the town and four miles from Rocky Mountain National Park. 1000 feet from the bowling alley and a quarter mile from a great restaurant bar and grill called Cables. we have a massage therapist that will come and perform Massages in house. there are many great things to see in Estes Park including elk, deer, coyotes. Locals LOVE Kind Coffee. It is Kind to your Soul.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Responsible Connoisseurs of Marijuana are acceptable. PLEASE NO SMOKING INSIDE. Consume responsibly and semi-discretely on private porch. Dog fees are $15/day

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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