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Remodeled 1st Floor Condo With Private Deck!! Ski Shuttle-Hot Tubs-Fraser River

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom With Private Deck Backing To Nature Preserve

Our beautifully updated condo is located just minutes from the town of Winter Park, Winter Park Ski Area, Pole Creek Golf Club, Grand Elk Ranch and Golf Club, Colorado Adventure Park, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Granby Ranch, Sol Vista Ski Area, Devil’s Thumb Ranch, and YMCA of the Rockies. A short additional drive will take you to Grand Lake. Convenient shuttle service is available to and from Winter Park during ski season, and stops directly across the street!

This comfortable 2 bedroom/1.5 bathroom unit sleeps 4-5 people, with a queen-sized bed in one bedroom, plus a full-sized futon bed and one twin bed in the second bedroom. The kitchen is fully-equipped for those with culinary aspirations, including a coffee maker, coffee grinder, rice cooker, crockpot, blender, microwave oven, pots/pans and kitchen utensils. Enjoy the two flat screen TV’s with cable television, DVD/VCR player, and GameCube. We have a very large collection of movies and board games available in the unit! Wireless internet is also available in the condo free of charge.

Our large private deck backs to open space and the river, with a lovely view of the mountains, so you can relax in one of the large rocking chairs, eat breakfast on the outdoor patio set, or hang up a swinging chair! In the winter you will stay warm using our gas fireplace.

A common area clubhouse is also available to guests, providing free wireless internet access, two hot tubs, a sauna, game/TV room, and coin laundry facilities. The common grounds include multiple outdoor grills, picnic tables, and a sand volleyball court.

The Fraser River Trail begins at our complex and continues into the town of Winter Park - great for running, mountain biking, or a brisk walk to the conveniently located grocery store. During the summer we have family bicycles for your use, as well as coolers, folding camp chairs, and fishing poles. The July 4th fireworks are incredible, and can be viewed from our deck. Hiking, mountain biking, snowshoeing and snowmobile trails are all easily accessed from this location. Fishing spots are located all along the river. The town of Winter Park offers wonderful shopping and restaurants, as well as the new Grand Park Community Recreation Center with pool and lazy river, climbing wall, fitness center and disc golf course; and recently built The Foundry Cinema and Bowl, with bowling alley, bar, pizza, and a movie theatre with luxury stadium seating.

Winter Park/Mary Jane Ski Area boasts some of the best skiing and powder in Colorado, with everything from terrain parks, to groomers, to moguls. During the summer the area opens for scenic chairlift rides, hiking, Colorado’s longest alpine slide, a mini-golf course, incredible mountain biking, and more.

More Details

Owner
Cynthia Fortes / Suzanne Taylor
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 11, 2017

About Cynthia Fortes / Suzanne Taylor

The Taylor/Fortes owners are an extended family originally from Boulder, Colorado (grandparents, parents and children), all currently located in Longmont, Colorado.

Cynthia Fortes / Suzanne Taylor purchased this condo in 2006

Why Cynthia Fortes / Suzanne Taylor chose Winter Park Area

Cynthia learned to ski at the Winter Park/Mary Jane Ski Area in 1976 and it has remained one of her favorite places for skiing and running. Her husband, Milo, learned to snowboard here after moving from California, and her children have been involved in the Competition Center programs, and Junior Ski Patrol during the winter for many years. Bob and Suzanne are now retired, and enjoy the summers golfing and fishing in the Fraser Valley. We decided to purchase this condo together many years ago for personal use, due to the beautiful and convenient location, and would love to share our mountain 'home' with you. ** Owner is a licensed real estate agent in the state of Colorado.

What makes this condo unique

This property has an unbelievable private deck with views of the mountains and the sound of rushing water from the stream running just outside. This quiet, peaceful setting, along with the large windows and natural light in the condo, sold us on the purchase. The convenient shuttle stop across the street, and community hot tubs, are a great bonus!

Guestbook comments from the owner

The condo is one of the best furnished we've stayed in - very comfortable. I love the rocking chairs - and the swinging chair!
Jul 2016
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Remodeled 1st Floor Condo With Private Deck!! Ski Shuttle-Hot Tubs-Fraser River
average rating of 4.4 based on 14 reviews
Southern Illinois
5

Unbiased Review

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a place around Fraser this is it!!!

The owner was fantastic to deal with from the start, along with great communication anytime needed. Her response time was immediate any time we contacted her. The unit is fantastic with extra bonuses that were not expected nor found in most rental properties. Our families stay here was fantastic. Next time we plan a trip to Colorado I hope this property is available for rent. This property was a great value considering what you get versus cost to rent.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review! We do love our comfortable condo, and hope our guests feel at home when visiting Fraser. Our location is great for access to any outdoor activity, the kitchen is well-stocked, and we have many extras available for guest entertainment (movies, games, frisbees, bicycles, fishing rods, to name a few!). Hope to have you back soon!
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4

Clean and cozy

  • 4 of 5

Very clean, cozy, and comfortable place to stay. We had a great time and would certainly look to stay again next year.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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good location, but....

  • 2 of 5

First, let me tell you about the pros of this place. The unit is very well managed by the owners, no complaints there. The location is nice because you don't have to drive up the mountain in fraser to get to your place like most of the condos in town, this one is right off the highway. It is very easy to park your car. The unit is a first floor, which is nice for ski gear and stuff. The kitchen counter top is granite, and most of the cabinets/back splash have been replaced. However, the remodel stopped there. The flooring has to be at least 10-15 years old, the doors, trim, fireplace are all original from the 80's-90's. So its partially remodeled.

The biggest negative of this place is the sleeping arrangement. The master bed is comfortable, but if you need a dark, quiet place to sleep you will not be happy. There is a bright security light right outside the bedrooms that can't be turned off, and the blinds do not block out all the light. For me, it was a little maddening. There is little to no sound proof from the unit above. For the most part, the people above respected the quiet hours, but you can definitely hear them use the restroom in the middle of the night. Until 10:30pm, they sang and play loud karoke. The tv is basic cable, sorry no HD television, just SD. I didn't even know standard definition still existed. I don't watch tv when I'm in fraser, I'm usually out skiing, biking...but for some this might be an issue. The hot tub room is below average, again 80s'90s. When I went to use the hot tub after a long day of skiing, there was a group of people in there mostly intoxicated. They were all in one hot tub drinking with beer cans everywhere. They threw a partially empty beer can into the adjacent hot tub which caused the hot tub to foam. Very disgusting, just keep in mind its not a private hot tub facility. So in short, poor sleeping arrangement, and i'm not sure what your experience will be with other people there. I have stayed at multiple vrbo rentals in fraser. The price of this one might be a little high for what you get, but its not bad.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to write a review. It's unfortunate that we never heard from you while you stayed at the condo, so that we could have addressed your concerns. Our kitchen and bathrooms were completely remodeled, including new tile flooring, all new cabinets and fixtures. The unit also has new windows, a new fireplace, and a new deck. The custom thick fabric blinds are meant to keep the light out and heat in. This is not a brand new condominium complex, but it is a very comfortable place to stay. Unfortunately we don't have any control over other travelers staying at the complex, and you may have been there during spring break ... We have always had positive experiences staying at the condo ourselves (every weekend for many years)! **UPDATE ... New carpet will be installed summer of 2016, the final piece of our complete remodel!
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4

Great condo on Fraser river close to winter park

  • 4 of 5

My family and I stayed at this Fraser condo during our weekend trip to winter park/ Fraser. Cynthia was very nice letting us check in early on our first day. The condo was very clean and stocked with everything you need for cooking. It saved us a lot of money not eating out. My boys and I enjoyed soaking in the hot tub after a long day of snowboarding. The sauna was great to relax in.There was a shuttle that picked up right across the street to take you to winter park ski resort,which was very convenient. My only complaint was it was very easy to hear the upstairs people. The first night the upstairs people partied until 1am And woke up at 5:30am which resulted in a tired family the next day. When I contacted Cynthia to let her know she immediately contacted the tenants above to ask them not to be so loud. Quiet hours at the twin rivers are 10pm-8am. I think if Cynthia adds some sort of white noise in her condo it would help drown out the upstairs noise. I would definitely recommend this property and we will come back and stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review! We do have a great location and amenities! Generally our complex is very quiet and we have never had any trouble previously with the unit above, so we were sorry to hear that you had a noisy night. We take pride in responding quickly to any situation that arises at our condo, as we personally manage the property and use it as a second home. Hopefully the rest of your stay was perfect!
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Denver, CO
5

Great Condo, Close to Everything

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay. Close to the mountain (5-10 mins), Close to shopping and groceries in both Fraser and Winter Park. I'd say the best part of the stay was the responsiveness and friendliness from the owners.

I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

4th of July was a booming success at this Condo

  • 5 of 5

Our adventure to Fraser/Winter Park for the 4th of July weekend was great! From playing Yahtzee on the sunny patio, the Independence 5 mile Run, the High Country Rodeo and watching the fireworks, this condo was perfect. Very clean, nicely decorated, plenty of space for the 3 of us. Thank you for making this an easy getaway for us!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
96 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
I-70
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Winter Park Ski Area
Car: recommended

Our beautifully updated condo is located just minutes from the town of Winter Park, Winter Park Ski Area, Pole Creek Golf Club, Grand Elk Ranch and Golf Club, Colorado Adventure Park, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Granby Ranch, Sol Vista Ski Area, Devil’s Thumb Ranch, and YMCA of the Rockies. A short additional drive will take you to Grand Lake.

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Rates & Availability

Fraser Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Ski Season
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$170
$1,150
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$100
$650
 

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $150
Cleaning Fee $80
Tax Rate 11.0%

Our preferred method of payment is by personal check, cashier's check, or bank money transfer (HomeAway eCheck). PayPal is available for an additional 3% charge.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Fraser Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 910 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Double Bed is a Comfortable Futon Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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