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In Town Home - Great Location - 6 Minute Walk to Gondola - Family Friendly

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:13
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-13)

This beautiful intown luxury custom built home is centrally located:
...six minute walk to new gondola
...five minute walk to main street
...four minute walk to five of the nearest fine restaurants
… (2014) new library and movie theater -- one block away
… (2014) new arts area with plays and art activities --three blocks

…three minute walk to ski-shuttle if you decide not to walk to gondola

Special arrangements for discounts to you on ski rentals--can pick up equipment on way to gondola.

Once you arrive you can park your car and relax for the stay-- and save a lot of money inn parking fees.

Centrally located in Breckenridge, this home is 2600 Sq. ft. plus garage. It is furnished in classic elegance and comfort. This home features a custom kitchen with granite counter tops and all cooking pots and pans, and spices, you ever would want.

Something very special is a large common area for children to play, slide down small slopes in plastic sleds, build a snowman, roll in the snow. Meanwhile, grandparents and parents can watch through the widows as the children ( and adults) safely play.

There are four bedrooms (with a top-of-the-line mattress) plus loft, three full bathrooms, 2600 square feet, large private indoor Coleman hot tub. The master bedroom with king size bed, has a jetted tub and his/her sinks, and stereo speakers. Four TVs, two VCRs, CD player, with many videos, heated garage, and great views. The living room has reclining chairs, surround sound, digital TV cable reception.

This place is great for family reunions with enough to do to keep everyone happy.

Forced air heating is in the main part of house with radiant heat on lower level floors. The lower level makes a great hangout for children with its own TV and VCR Instant heat gas fireplace with Kentucky mantel over century old. Open main floor plan with high ceilings gives spacious atmosphere. Custom cherrywood cabinets are found in the kitchen and bathrooms (made by Mennonite craftsman). The dining table expands to seat 12. No Smoking.

Bathrobes are waiting for you in the closets!

Keywords: House, town house, duplex, condo, four bedroom, upscale home, home, intown house. Breckenride house, Breckenridge home, Breckenridge town house, Breckenridge condo, large yard, snowman, sledding,private home,Wellington Square, Wellington Place town home, Historical District
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Member since: 2000

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 13
  • Children Welcome:

    Children love playing out in the common area right in front of our house. It has areas with a slight slop that they can slide down in plastic discs. Also have PAC/PLAY for small children...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13, Beds for 8-13

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Bedroom 4


  • Loft


  • King size beds (1) Beautiful view of mts. from this master bedroom, Queen size Beds (5) Beautiful view of mts from the bedroom that has the two queen beds in it. The five queen beds include two, top of the line, sleeper sofas. There are three regular top of the line queen beds. , Twin or Single Beds (1) Day bed -- can be arranged to act as king size bed. , Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom 2


  • Bathroom 3


  • The master bedroom has two separate sinks-- a his/her Hers a dressing table as well. The second bathroom has two sinks, and the third bathroom has one sink. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • bathrobs, two full size Washer and Dryer, Jetted Tub in master bath, Private indoor Hot Tub, surround stereo in living room, five new flat screen TV's...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Have five new flat screen TVs. ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    five flat screen TVs...moreless

  • Toys:

    Misc toys in lower level for young children. They love playing with on the nice warm floor. ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    One block from new,Jan2 2015, library and movie theater. Two more blocks and you are downtown with lots of interesting shops and a variety of restaurants and fun arts district with plays and other...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Have great view of mts. from all decks, plus from windows of house, from both up level bedroom. Have a writing/reading area in living room that has great views of mts. ...moreless

  • Village:

    We are like little village..right in town.. with 13 houses surrounding big common area with gentle slops for plastic sleds and building snowmen..grandparents can watch through picture window. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    A large table that will seat up to 12. Table was made by an Amish women. ...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2) Have added a new front loading dryer-- accessible right off of kitchen...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    semi-heated one car garage...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Sealed unit does not dry air out when running. Very easy to use. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Heated flowers in the lower level. Forced air furnace for rest of house. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Yes-- personal wi-fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided:

    Monogrammed towels. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    (2) Have top loading washer/dryer in lower level and front loading washer/dryer on main level right beside kitchen. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Have personal wi-fi...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    A Mr. Coffee in the kitchen....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Lots of utensils everything we ever need during our three months there during summer and we do a lot of entertaining.-- ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Lots of dishes and utensils. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This is our home during the summer so the kitchen is very well stocked. Wife is an excellent cook and likes to have a nice kitchen. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    New solid surface electric stove in kitchen....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    (3) Have a nice deck from main level, and two from second floor level. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Hot tub is indoors, not having to go out in the cold to get to, allowing for easy access late and night and also not having to worry about 10 PM noise ordinance. ...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    have jetted tub in master bedroom...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 19 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
End of Season/Spring
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Beautiful Fall Colors
Sep 9 - Sep 22, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall Skiing
Sep 23 - Nov 17, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 18 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
Holiday Season
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2018
5 night min stay
Post Holiday
Jan 3 - Jan 19, 2018
4 night min stay
President's day/Early Spring
Jan 20 - Feb 23, 2018
4 night min stay
Spring Break
Feb 24 - Mar 30, 2018
5 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • short stay cleaning $275
  • 5 nights no cleaning fee $0
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 12.275%


The rates quoted may change slightly based on number staying at our place. The rates are figured for 10 or less people. If your stay is less than 5 nights than there is a $275 dollar cleaning fee. If you stay five or more nights there is no cleaning fee. Feel free to phone to see if any unadvertised specials are available on the dates in which you are interested. Phone 214-563-6230 mobile To keep our place smelling fresh, there is no smoking. If smoking has taken place, there is a$250 deduction from damage deposit.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Denver airport
5 Miles
Nearest Golf

Car: Not Necessary

Our house has a large common area where children can safely play, slide down inclines in plastic sleds-- and parents/grandparents can sit in the warmth of our house and look out the windows as the children play.

If you go to concerts or plays, it is an easy walk therefore,you don't have to search for a place to part,


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: Breckenridge has been our home since 1986, when I left the corporate life of Dallas, as a public speaker. It was in 1994 that, after living in a condo for 8 year, my wife and I built duplex three blocks off of main street. I was the general contractor and hired a lot of Mennonite craftsman from Kansas. We now spend our winters in Franklin, TN -- outside of Nashville -- with the three young grandsons and family. So, while we are gone in the winter we rent out home out to you skiers We have been married for 51 years--November 22, 2011-- have two sons. One in Franklin TN with wife and three kids and other in Coppell, TX with wife and two older grandkids. My wife is a painter, organist pianist, quilter We spent three years in central Africa-- Malaw. In 1987-- after moving to Breckenridge in 1986, I wrote a book -- Take Your LIfe Off Hold -- which was about people leaving the corporate rat race and going for their dreams. Had over 300 radio/TV/newspaper interviews on the book. Now my days are spent working with Moozie the cow who is the ambassador of kindness for the Children's Kindness Network, (CKN) a nonprofit organization that we started back in 1998 -after discovering that a robotic talking cow I built-- as a garage project--was loved by children and they listened when Moozie talked about kindness. CKN's mission is to stop bullying before it begins by teaching kindness values to young pre-K children. You can learn about Moozie and the Children's Kindness Network by going to And to our renters, we say thanks for renting our place for your rental income has a financial impact on CKN And if you would like to know more about CKN and Moozie, And if you have heard about Moozie in your community, for fun-- drop me a line

Why the Owner Chose Weisshorn (Breckenridge, CO, USA):
We have this rental here because our residence is in Breckenridge and we leave during the winter to be with young grandchildren in Franklin, TN. All grandparents can understand that. We love the beauty of Breckenridge and that it is a real town with real people. We have lived in Breckenridge since 1986 and in our home since 1994.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will be staying in our home therefore it has upgrades on all amenities since it is not simply a rental. The most common comment we get from renters is that they can't believe that we rent our a home this nice. And we have been very fortunate for the people renting it appreciate the fact that it is special and they have taken care of it-- so it is a win/win. Additionally, there is a large common area right in front of the picture window. This allows the kids to play in the snow outside as parents and grandparents sit in front of the fire inside the house watching them. There are small slopes which kids can slide down with plastic sleds. And then there is the fact we are right in town so it is easy to go out to shop, eat and the gondola is only a six minute walk. And for what is it worth -- you are staying in Moozie's home -- some kids love that fact. And we work with a ski rental place on the way to the gondola which gives out guests special discounts-- and has given great service-- per feedback from renters.

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Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2000.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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