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A River Runs Through it!

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Last updated: 01/18/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

A comfortable, enjoyable mountain home with unbelievable views near 2 ski areas.

Our home is located on Cottonwood Creek with unimpeded mountain views (including several 14teeners) across the water.

On a quiet cul de sac, in a golf course community, you will enjoy sitting by a fire while the water rushes by less than 10 feet from you. A beverage tastes so much better when your surroundings are among the best in the state.

You will see wildlife (deer, mink, bobcat, fox and the occasional bear). This comfortable mountain home will give you and your family a respite from the frantic pace.

Yes, there are fish in our creek; check out the last photo. Wow! Catch and release only.

We have two favorites, Lost Lake and Interlachen at Twin Lakes with detailed travel directions. You will be glad you came.

Ski Cooper and Monarch are wonderful, unknown ski resorts 45 minutes from the house. Copper Mountain is 75 minutes away. Warning: Ski Cooper and Monarch are addictive...and inexpensive.

In the evening you can relax before a roaring fire (indoors or out...firewood provided) while you ponder the days activities, and anticipate the evenings sports entertainment in our media room.

The home has been completely renovated to reflect mountain living for 4-6 guests. Sleeping arrangements are one king, one queen and 2 twin beds in 3 bedrooms as well as two and a half baths.

Pets are welcome but they must not exceed 30 lbs and must have recently had their toenails clipped (new flooring).

The well equipped kitchen (2 ovens) comes with a stocked pantry of condiments and spices.

The View Room is a comfortable way to relax with a book, a magazine, a game or by simply watching the river meander in front of Mt. Columbia.

Pure Colorado. It is not going to get any better than this!
Come join the fun.







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Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/18/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 or above...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    If violated, a $250.00 cleaning fee imposed....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pet fee of $100.00 is not refundable. One dog; 30lbs or under. When the dog is outside, it must be on a leash attached to a human. Aggressive or annoying dogs will not be tolerated. You will be asked to leave and your remaining rent will be forfeited. The pet area is the side yard. No dog should be left outside alone. As we have new wood floors, we request that all pets have their toenails clipped prior to arrival....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    We boast the world's coziest Master Bath!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    In drysink in entry way....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Buena Vista is a growing community; it only has one stoplight...it has room to grow. Gold medal trout stream, world class kayaking and great trails. Colorado ' s safest town ...moreless

  • Golf Course Front:

    The collegiate peaks golf course is a delightful, semi-challenging 9 hole course with 2 sets of tees for 18 holes the scenery is outstanding ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Views of 2 14teeners. you will not working to leave. :)...moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Cottonwood Creek is like a small river. It is literally 15 feet away from the patio. This is year round water and kids will delight on/in it ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning...wood provided....moreless

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

    Wood burning fireplace. Wood provided....moreless

  • Parking:

    Space for Motor Coach...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig...some pods provided. Cuisinart Coffee 12 cup coffee maker...bring your own beans. :)...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic pantry items are stocked and some condiments in the refrigerator...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless french doors with bottom freezer...moreless

  • Stove:

    Jenn Aire...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Golf:

    Collegiate Peaks is right across the street. A delightful and beautiful 9 hole course with 2 sets of tees....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The grounds are beautifully landscaped and provide even further enjoyment of the property....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A gas grill and a Weber charcoal grill are provided along with charcoal....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public courts in town...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Jan 4 - Mar 6, 2017
2 night min stay
$195
Early Spring
Mar 13 - May 20, 2017
2 night min stay
$195
Early Summer
May 22 - Jun 22, 2017
2 night min stay
$275
Prime Summer
Jun 23 - Jul 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$350
$2,250
Pure Colorado
Aug 1 - Sep 4, 2018
2 night min stay
$295
$1,995
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275
$1,850

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7%

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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


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Location

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Nearest Airport
Colorado Springs
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
the Lariot
Buena Vista, CO, USA
Nearest Golf
Across the street
125 Miles
Nearest Train
Denver
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Asian Palate
75 Miles
Nearest Ski
Monarch or Copper Mountain or Ski Cooper

Car: Necessary

This property is between 2 family ski resorts: Monarch and Ski Cooper...both are less than an hour from the house.

Copper Mountain is a little over an hour away.

Breckenridge is an hour and a half.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We have been visiting the Arkansas River Valley for a really long time. The area is beautiful and largely unspoiled. (Can you say one stop light town?)

Why the Owner Chose Buena Vista, CO, USA:
We bought the creek and the house came with it. After extensive renovation, we have our masterpiece. We love the lifestyle of activity and relaxation that summer brings to the mountains. After fishing, tennis, exploring, camping or golf, we enjoy the serenity of the flowing water of Cottonwood Creek and the beauty of the mountain range as we sit by a fire with a cup of coffee or a glass of wine.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Winter wonderland. Inspiring scenery. Enjoyable, comfortable, non - pretentious mountain home with log beams inside and out Golf course across the street.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/18/2017

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Photos

  • A river runs through it!

    A river runs through it!

  • Single garage available for guest use

    Single garage available for guest use

  • View Room overlooking patio, creek & mtns.

    View Room overlooking patio, creek & mtns.

  • Breakfast bar & kitchen

    Breakfast bar & kitchen

  • Living Room with wood burning fireplace

    Living Room with wood burning fireplace

  • Media Room with cable tv and dvd player

    Media Room with cable tv and dvd player

  • King Master Bedroom

    King Master Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Mountains in every direction!

    Mountains in every direction!

  • Relaxing sounds of cascading water

    Relaxing sounds of cascading water

  • "Banana Belt" climate

    "Banana Belt" climate

  • Fishing right outside the door!

    Fishing right outside the door!

  • Front of home in winter

    Front of home in winter

  • Front of home in summer

    Front of home in summer

  • Formal dining room with view of creek & mtns.

    Formal dining room with view of creek & mtns.

  • Fully equipped kitchen with dining booth

    Fully equipped kitchen with dining booth

  • All new living room furniture

    All new living room furniture

  • Wi-fi office alcove

    Wi-fi office alcove

  • Cozy master bathroom with tub & shower

    Cozy master bathroom with tub & shower

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Wood provided for 
creekside fires &  marshmallow roasting

    Wood provided for creekside fires & marshmallow roasting

  • Breathtaking scenery and wildlife

    Breathtaking scenery and wildlife

  • Collegiate Peaks Golf Course across the street

    Collegiate Peaks Golf Course across the street

VRBO #570874

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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