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Mountain Retreat in the Pines. It’s a Winter Wonderland. Stay and Enjoy It!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,256 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3BR, 2Bath, Condo, Sleeps 8, Relaxing Forest Setting

Vacation rental located in Grand West Village Resort. Accommodations for eight. Quiet. Located a few minutes north of Leadville on a pine covered bluff overlooking the scenic valley of the Arkansas River with views of Mt. Elbert and the Swatch Range from the front windows, deck and adjoining accessible private opens space across the road.

The unit has two stories to enhance privacy. The first floor contains the kitchen, living and dining area, bedroom and bath. The second floor contains the master bedroom, bath and a sleeping loft overlooking the living area. Touches of warm knotty pine adds to the rustic feel while modern amenities abound. Radiant floor heating keeps it warm and toasty.

Sleeps eight. Two bedrooms with a queen bed in each, loft with two twin beds and a comfortable queen platform style sleeper sofa. Cotton oxford sheets and comforters all around make the beds feel warm and inviting.

Both baths have shower/tub combinations with timed heat lamps. The master bath has jetted tub. The loft includes a vanity.

Outside, there is a large sunny south facing deck with forest, river valley, and mountain views. There are gas barbecues, picnic tables, a swing set, a fire pit and horseshoes. Plenty of room for kids to run.

Guests have access to the 154 acre private open space in the Arkansas River valley across the road. There are trails for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross-county skiing. In the valley, there are breathtaking views of Mount Elbert, Mount Massive, and the Sawatch Range.

Internet Access, HD Cable, Modern flat screen LCD TV with easily accessible inputs.

Our lodge is centrally located between Leadville, Turquoise Lake, and Ski Cooper. Find solitude on the outskirts of a small historic town but be close to visit Aspen, Vail, Crested Butte, Copper Mountain, and Breckenridge and world class ski areas. Nearby Ski Cooper the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center are family and budget friendly. Sometimes it feels like your own private ski area.

Recreational opportunities exist in all directions. Hike, bike, ski, snowshoe, climb a fourteener, cross-country ski, boat, hike to an alpine lake, fish, jeep, raft, or ride a zip line. Enjoy the Mineral Belt Trail, a scenic and historical 11.6 mile paved all season trail. Take a scenic steam engine train ride and visit historical museums. Civic celebrations and high altitude athletic competitions await you.

Part of the Grand West Village Resort, but owner managed. Owner managed saves you money.

Legal Posting Requirement - This property is licensed through Lake County Land Use, License #2017-18

More Details

Owner
Steve and Laura Tkach
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 27, 2017

About Steve and Laura Tkach

Steve & Laura have lived in Colorado since 1986. We came for the mountains, the climate, and the adventures of the west. We have enjoyed hiking, hut-to-hut skiing, backpacking, rafting, down hill skiing, x-country skiing, climbing 14 teeners, thermal hot springs, biking, mountain vistas, fall color changes, thunderstorms and lightening strikes, deep peaceful snows, peach festivals, chocolate festivals, beer festivals, concerts, and more.

Steve and Laura Tkach purchased this condo in 1996

Why Steve and Laura Tkach chose South Central

Steve & Laura purchased the home in 1996 so our newborn son would have a place to create a lifetime of childhood adventures. It's a place where we could enjoy the outdoors without crowds and build memories with friends and family.

What makes this condo unique

Tranquility in the pines with modern amenities. Located in the heart of the Colorado Rockies with plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventures. Close to lots of fourteeners and wilderness areas. Close to glitzy towns and world famous ski areas but quiet by itself. Sit on the deck and watch the mountain weather unfold. Enjoy the views of the Sawatch range, the mountain flowers, and the big blue sky.

Map

Turquoise lake
"Big blue high mountain reservoir close by. Enjoy boating, fishing and a bike trip around th..."
Nearest Airport
125 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Golf
3.7 Miles
Mt. Massive Golf
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Route 24
Nearest Restaurant
3.1 Miles
Leadville
Nearest Ski
7.8 Miles
Ski Cooper
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Turquoise Lake Recreation Area
Car: necessary

This vacation property is centrally located in the heart of the Colorado Rockies. Close to destination towns and world class ski areas and all that Colorado has to offer.

As a local mountain getaway, it offers outdoor recreation, historical museums, athletic competitions and numerous civic celebrations and activities.

Amenities

Leadville Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1256 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • 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:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upper/Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Heat lamp in shower area. Tile floor.
    Lower Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Heat lamp in shower area. Tile floor with radiant heat
    Loft - Vanity with sink and mirror -
  • Electric overhead heaters in shower area, ceiling night lights.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 2nd floor - 1 queen
    Lower Bedroom - 1st floor - 1 queen
    Loft Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleeper sofa - platform style. Vanity sink.
  • Cotton oxford sheets and comforters all around - soft, warm and inviting
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews
5

Nice cabin in the woods

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at your cabin. The place was clean and had a nice lay out for the rooms. My girls loved the loft area for them self. Close to town and all the 4 wheel trails we did. They have a laundry room to share, but the other unit never would let us in to use it as they locked our side for our entire stay. I would stay at this cabin again it was perfect for our family.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Caney, TX
4

Beautiful surroundings, breathtaking EVERY DAY

  • 4 of 5

Only down fall was that it was difficult to regulate temp of complex. We just cracked windows at night.

Just keep in mind, small kitchen, no pantry area, so bring bins to store food. Other than that we absolutely loved the property, four plex. Very clean.

We will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed our place. As mentioned in our information guide, our place is heated with radiant floor heat. It is slow to heat up and slow to cool down. It's best just to set it at about 70 degrees and leave it. Regarding the smaller kitchen. For our personal use, we find it best to bring prepared meals when practical, reheat them, and spend limited vacation time doing adventurous things instead of cooking.
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5

Beautiful place with beautiful views.

  • 5 of 5

Loved it, nice and close to Ski Cooper. Just what we were looking for with as many people that we had.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Louisville, Co
5

A+ Leadville aaccomodations

  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely loved staying here. The townhouse was pristine and has everything you need for a relaxing getaway. A few minutes from town, the mountain views and surroundings are picturesque and felt secluded. Steve was wonderful to rent from and contacted me because I left something. I will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

Steve and Laura,

Your home was wonderful and met our every need. Thank you for sharing it with us and we hope you found it in the same condition as when we arrived. We appreciate your hospitality!

John Byrne

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed it our place for the race. We always like supporting fellow adventurers. Adventure: something you wish you were doing when you're sitting on your couch, but when you are doing it, you wish you were sitting on your couch.
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5

Summer fun

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful place to escape the Oklahoma heat. Your hospitality was most appreciated! We hope to return in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jamie, Leadville is "cool" in many ways, a great place to escape to. Glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 8.8%

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed.

Cancellation: greater than 60 days - no fee, 15-60 days - $100, 0 to 14 days - $100 plus one nights rental, no show, no notification - full rental.

No pets - $300 penalty

No smoking (includes marijuana)- $300 penalty.

Liability Agreement - by securing a reservation , guests acknowledge that they will be charged for any damage to the unit or contents and for any extra cleaning required as a result of their stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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