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Beautiful Home with Privacy and Tranquility!

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Custom 3,471 Sq/ft With 4 Bedrooms And 3 1/2 Baths & Beautiful Natural Space

Gorgeous Rancher with Amazing Privacy!!

Beautiful 3,471 square foot custom rancher with 4 bedrooms and 3 ½ bathrooms near local shopping/hiking. Backs to City Park, you won't find privacy like this in town!

3 car garage with 10 foot ceilings!

Kitchen is a chef's dream with granite tile counter tops, cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances to include â refrigerator, double oven, gas range, and space saving microwave.

Master bedroom has a double sided fireplace, a six foot jetted tub and a huge slate shower for two! Kitchen height sinks to help the back and a huge walk in closet that opens to the laundry room.

Soak in the hot tub located right outside the master bedroom!

The main level also has your own private study with built in office unit and custom french doors.

Main living room has built in entertainment center surrounded with beautiful stone work and a gas fireplace.

The basement is huge with built in bar, huge wine rack and an entertainment center with built in surround sound for your own theater experience. The basement has 9 foot ceilings that make you feel like you are on the main level. It comes complete with another master suite, two bedrooms and the third full bath with double sinks!

Last but not least the back yard is living in the Colorado nature at its best with an endless scene of wildlife and access to several hiking trails. Backs to open city park, built in wood fire pit on gorgeous stamped concrete patio, and a pond less waterfall feature that will sooth any soul.

Home has a central vac system, built in speaker system throughout the house as well as outdoor speakers. Central air to keep you cool on those rare hot Colorado days.

Home is located within minutes of Palmer Park, Santa Fe Trail, UCCS, Air Force Academy, and down town. Shop at the new University Village Shopping Center with Costco, Lowes and Kohls. King Soopers, Safeway, Target, and several restaurants right around the corner.
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Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3471 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Children Welcome:

    We have a young child of our own, there are baby items at the house such as gates, and a pack-n-play. If you need a particular item, we probably have it and could most likely accomodate your needs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the home at all to include all forms of tobacco. If signs of smoking in the home are found, you risk losing your deposit....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Master bedroom: 1 king

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  • Basement Master: 1 king

    Has private full bath with walk in shower...moreless

  • Basement Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Basement Bedroom 4: 2 bunk bed

    2 sets of bunk beds...moreless

  • Queen Sleeper Sofa: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • 4 Total Bedroom, two are master(s) with their own private full bath. The other 2 bedrooms have a full bath across the hall from them with double sinks. Additionally, there is queen sleeper sofa in the basement....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    upstairs powder room...moreless

  • Basement Master: toilet, shower

    walk in shower with bench...moreless

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    6 ft jacuzzi tub , Oversized walk in shower with bench...moreless

  • Basement Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    double sinks...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Built in home speakers inside and outside....moreless

  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    3 gas fireplaces. Upstairs double sided in master, upstairs living room and basement living room. ...moreless

  • Garage:

    3 car...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Main level and basement with built in speakers. ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Custom kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, double oven, and a walk in pantry....moreless

  • Microwave:

    above the range...moreless

  • Oven:

    Double Ovens...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large patio with wood fire pit, water feature, hot tub and outdoor speakers. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Located in the peaceful back yard also easy access from the upstairs master bedroom....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 1 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$350
$2,205
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$300
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 - Nov 26, 2017
2 night min stay
$350
$2,205
Christmas/New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2018
2 night min stay
$350
$2,205
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $190
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 10.25%

Notes:

Check in is at 4:00 PM on the day of arrival. Check out is at 10:00 AM on the day of departure.

Refunds with notice prior to 30 days of arrival, will be 100% refunded. Cancellations with in 30 days, 50% refund, plus deposit and cleaning fee. Cancellations with in 7 days of check in, reservation is non-refundable with exception of cleaning and deposit fee.

We will email you information on accessing the home along with maps 2-4 weeks before your arrival date. We do this because we occasionally change the code to the garage and lock box.

We are open to you checking in early if you like, just confirm first that the house is clean and ready to go.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

  • Garden of The Gods

    "Excellent place to add to the tourist destination. Paved paths and gravel trails, easy walk..."

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  • Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

    "Great place to take the kiddos! "

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  • Old Colorado City Historic District

    "Old Colorado City is a great place to shop and dine. Many boutiques and great cafe's!"

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  • Phantom Canyon Brewing Co

    "One of Shannon and my favorite bar/restaurants to grab a beer or lunch/dinner. Located down..."

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  • Palmer Park

    "Excellent park for hiking, walking, biking or horse back riding! This is just a few minutes..."

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  • The Famous Steak House

    "A bit pricey but great atmosphere and one of the best steaks I've had! "

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  • Jack Quinn Irish Alehouse and Pub

    "My favorite Irish pub in town! Great beer, food and atmosphere. If you like to run, they h..."

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  • B J's Velvet Freez

    "Simply the best soft serve ice cream around. Quick drive from the house, grab a pizza from ..."

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  • King Soopers

  • Manitou Springs

12.9 Miles
Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs Airport
3.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Patty Jewett
5.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I25
110 Miles
Nearest Ski
Breckenridge Mountain

Car: Recommended

There is so much to do in this area, especially if you are an outdoor enthusiast. Many hiking/biking trails all over the city from easy to difficult. Take the COG railway up to the top of Pikes Peak or hike the incline in Manitou Springs. Visit the Air Force Academy, play golf at one of the many courses in town. If pampering is what you are after, visit one of the numerous spas in town and get a massage or your nails done!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Shannon moved to Colorado Springs in 1999 because of her love of the mountains and skiing! Lloyd moved to Colorado Springs in 2008 after meeting Shannon at a mutual friend's wedding, he quickly left Wisconsin to be with the love of his life (and beautiful Colorado!) We were married at the end of 2009 and decided that we would move out of the home and start our new life in a new home together. (Shannon thought Lloyd was Crazy for this! LOL) We currently reside in Colorado Springs and love all that it has to offer in it's own backyard from, hiking, biking to taking family walks in the many parks! With over 300 days of sunshine, a temperate climate and amazing views why would you not want to vacation in Colorado Springs? Be careful, you might not want to return home!!

Why the Owner Chose Northeast Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO, USA:
Shannon worked for the builder and decided to build a custom home when the sub-division was opened. She had the pick of the lots and chose one of the best, mainly because of the open space in the back yard, which feels like your own little sanctuary! Shannon and I rarely stay in hotels when we travel. We love using VRBO and always enjoy the amenities staying in a home offers. So after renting to long term renters we decided that VRBO gives us the opportunity to share this marvelous home with many more families and make their vacations that much better. We love what this city has to offer and this home is right in the middle of everything!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
What's not to love about this home. First off it's spacious and open and has many custom upgrades; it feels cozy yet luxurious. The best part of the home by far, is the back yard. Whether you are relaxing in the living room looking outside or sitting on the large patio you will feel at peace. You don't even know there are neighbors when in the back yard, it's your own little slice of paradise. Plus, watching the birds, deer, squirrel, and the occasional coyote or bear is always fun! You don't even have to go far to take a hike! The back yard is city park and you can explore all over the area! The other great perk of this house is that it is centrally located. Literally walking/biking distance to University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) and parks like well known Palmer Park. Downtown, shopping, malls, restaurants, golfing, hiking and military bases like the Air Force Academy are minutes away.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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Photos

  • Enjoy the wood fire pit and roast some smores!

    Enjoy the wood fire pit and roast some smores!

  • Unwind in the hot tub, just off the master bedroom.

    Unwind in the hot tub, just off the master bedroom.

  • Double ovens and a gas range!

    Double ovens and a gas range!

  • Sit back and relax with 1 of 3 gas fireplaces!  In ceiling speakers throughout

    Sit back and relax with 1 of 3 gas fireplaces! In ceiling speakers throughout

  • Main Level Master

    Main Level Master

  • His/Her sinks; large walk in closet that leads to laundry room

    His/Her sinks; large walk in closet that leads to laundry room

  • Basement entertainment

    Basement entertainment

  • Wet Bar

    Wet Bar

  • Basement Master Bath

    Basement Master Bath

  • Basement Bunk Bed Room

    Basement Bunk Bed Room

  • Large relaxing patio for some peace and quiet or entertaining.

    Large relaxing patio for some peace and quiet or entertaining.

  • Natural gas grill, never run out of gas!

    Natural gas grill, never run out of gas!

  • Large custom kitchen with plenty of seating.

    Large custom kitchen with plenty of seating.

  • Main Level Master Bedroom with 2 way gas fireplace

    Main Level Master Bedroom with 2 way gas fireplace

  • Main Level Master Bath with jetted tub, large 2 way shower and 2 sink vanities

    Main Level Master Bath with jetted tub, large 2 way shower and 2 sink vanities

  • Main Level Powder Room

    Main Level Powder Room

  • Watch a movie or kick back with the 3rd fireplace; in ceiling surround sound

    Watch a movie or kick back with the 3rd fireplace; in ceiling surround sound

  • Basement Master with King and bathroom; walk in closet

    Basement Master with King and bathroom; walk in closet

  • Basement Bedroom with Queen

    Basement Bedroom with Queen

  • Basement Hall Bathroom

    Basement Hall Bathroom

VRBO #566664

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017

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