Mountain View in a Quiet Neighborhood(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
This beautiful Colorado house is perfect for your family
Sitting on top of a hill, our modern Colorado House features a beautiful view of Pikes Peak and the US Air Force Academy. Its 2,200 square feet is perfectly set up for your family's comfort and enjoyment with 3 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths, a family room and a hot tub set in a professionally landscaped and fenced backyard. The neighborhood is family oriented and features miles of walking trails, multiple parks and easy access to tourist attractions. Nearby amenities include a new 45,000 square foot YMCA facility, a new Bass Pro Shop, and Historical Monument Downtown. Get that small town feeling with all the comforts of home. Then drive to nearby Colorado Springs for a tourist's paradise including, Garden of the Gods, Seven Falls, Will Roger's Shrine, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Manitou Springs, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, Cave of the Winds, and much much more. Our home is a short drive to the phenomenal Colorado Renaissance Festival (in Larkspur) that's open on summer weekends.
Our home includes new hardwood in the living room; new carpets, paint and mattresses in the bedrooms; new carpet in the garden level, and a floor to ceiling fireplace in the living room.
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Member since: 2013
- 2200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- 1 large fan and 1 small fan, 4 folding chairs, 1 space heater
- DVD Player
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 9 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
2017 USAFA Graduation
May 19 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay
May 27 - Aug 24, 2017
2 night min stay
2017 USAFA Parents Weekend
Aug 25 - Sep 11, 2017
4 night min stay
2018 USAFA Graduation
May 25 - Jun 1, 2018
7 night min stay
2018 USAFA Parents Weekend
Aug 30 - Sep 7, 2018
4 night min stay
2019 USAFA Graduation
May 24 - May 31, 2019
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning Fee $210
- Property Damage Protection $79
- Tax Rate 8.13%
Cancellation: Cancellation made prior to 45 days of arrival will be refunded, less $150 booking fee. However, you may use the $150 toward a future stay, limited to one year after the original scheduled dates. No refunds for cancellations within 45 days of arrival or for early departure. If your dates are booked by another party, we will refund the amount the new guest paid, less the booking fee.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Perfectly situated, our vacation home rests atop a hill on the border of Colorado Springs and Monument. You'll love the view of the front range, including Pikes Peak and the Air Force Academy. Also, being centered along the front range between Colorado Springs and Denver offers easy access to local attractions, including Pikes Peak, US Air Force Academy, Garden of the Gods, Manitou Springs, Manitou Cliff Dwellings, The Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama, Olympic Training Center, Cave of the Winds, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo/Will Rogers Shrine, Old Colorado City, The Broadmoor, North Pole Amusement Park, Seven Falls, Historic Monument Downtown, the Colorado Renaissance Festival and Fox Run Regional Park. Love shopping? A brand new 120,000 square foot Bass Pro Shop is now open and the Factory Outlet at Castle Rock is a quick and beautiful 28 minute drive. Denver and all of its attractions are only 45 minutes away.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: Hi. I was born and raised in Colorado Springs and have a true love of the mountain lifestyle and beauty. Most of my family lives here, so I grew up with tons of aunts, uncles and cousins. I met my husband while attending Colorado College and we now have one son and three grandchildren living here. It's not only a splendid place to live but is on the top of many Americans' touring list. Even as Colorado natives, we never run out of things to do. We love to hike, bike, ski, river raft, attend camps and colleges and shop at the local stores in Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City. Each summer we attend the Colorado Renaissance Festival, which is a lot of fun!
Why the Owner Chose Monument, CO, USA:
We searched all over the central front range for the best location to put our vacation home and found it in Monument. What's so special about Monument? It's quiet. The views are incredible. There is easy access to restaurants, big box stores and local coffee shops. Plus the small historic town has the nicest people!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Growing up with a view of Pikes Peak made me think that every kid had a mountain in his/her backyard. After living many years in my young adulthood in other states, I began to appreciate how much beauty, spiritual calm and fun awaited me in my home town. When I moved back, I took advantage of the things I had taken for granted and fell in love with Colorado. My husband is originally from Wisconsin and he loves the milder Colorado winters. The springtime is sweet with fragrant flowers. Summers are dry (except for the occaisional July downpour that will soak you wet and be gone in 20 minutes) and cool at night. Autumn makes Colorado colorful. Our Colorado vacation home shows off all these attributes.
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Front of house
Dining area. In addition, a breakfast bar to the right has three barstools.
Newly remodeled living room. Additional windows and furniture complete this room
Living room desk. Perfect for your laptop or iPad with easy access WiFi.
Master Bedroom from bathroom.
Guest Bedroom from bed (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)
Some of the family room furniture. A new addition is a brand new 30" TV.
Lower level family room has its own full bath.
Neighborhood view of front range, including Pikes Peak and US Air Force Academy.
View of USAFA and Pikes Peak from back patio.
View of kitchen into dining room. Area above sink is a breakfast bar for three.
Four folding chairs are available for your use.
A cozy place to spend the holidays.
Master bedroom from door. California king bed.
Guest Bedroom from door (Time stamp is wrong. Picture was taken in March 2014.)
In the bunk room your kids will enjoy two sets of pine wood bunks.
Foosball anyone? Find this great table in the family room.
Fenced-in back yard with deck, grill and hot tub
Garden of the Gods - I just had to put this on because it's one of my favorite places!
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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