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Cozy Cottage in the Heart of Town. Steps Away to Free Shuttle to Mt. Cb!

(10 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/25/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Cottage with gas fireplace in Downtown Crested Butte

Carolyn's Cottage is located in one of the historic alleys just two blocks from the center of Crested Butte's historic downtown Elk Avenue and footsteps to the free shuttle that runs to Mt. Crested Butte Village, the center to the most amazing ski mountain in Colorado. Grocery store, liquor store and movie theatre just three blocks and is also on the free shuttle route. The Nordic Center is just one block and is known for their world class nordic trails. They also have an ice skating rink, sledding hill and a skate board park open in the summer and fall. There is one parking spot available in front of Carolyn's Cottage.

Carolyn's cottage is a two bedroom, two full bath cottage with full kitchen, living room, and a family entertainment room.
In the summer and fall, enjoy the quaint patio surrounded by mature Aspen trees and beautiful flowers.

Here are a few testimonials from our cottage guest book:

12/30/15 "We had a lovely time in CB and the stay at your place made it feel like home for XMAS. Also, thanks for organizing the 30" of snow this made skiing PERFECT!!!
Best, The Godsmans" Cincinnati, Oh

1/4/16 "This was our first big family vacation with our 3 1/2 yo twins..and it was magical! Thank you for setting the house so beautifully for a family. These memories will last forever and I'm certain we'll be back to make more. Thank you , The Garretts" Dallas, Tx

6/27/15 "We are so grateful to have been able to spend the week here. What a gem Carolyn's Cottage is...and Crested Butte in the summer is just incredibly splendid! We loved our visit. Warmly, Erin Pettis and family" Florida

7/18/15 "Perfect cozy cottage for our family vacation! We loved the space and the warm and inviting details throughout. Being in town was great for all our summer adventures. We hope to be back for a winter trip next year! Thank you! The Reeves Family" Newburyport,MA

8/19/15 " We had such a wonderful time here in CB and we especially enjoyed our stay at Carolyn's Cottage. The highlight of our trip was rafting the Upper Taylor river in Almont. As usual, Ryce ,Donita's and the Secret Stash provided great meals at the end of our active days. Can't wait to return next summer!" Mallory , Jonna and Larson (10 yrs) Oklahoma City, OK

11/30/14"You have a beautiful home! We really enjoyed our time here and loved the location, setting and comfort. Thank you for sharing." - The Portocarrero's Denver, Co

12/25/14"We thoroughly enjoyed our time in this wonderful cabin. We are especially grateful for the shoveling and snow plowing. Carolyn, you have done such a beautiful job decorating and equipping your cottage. We appreciate your efforts so much and look forward to our return visit." - The O'Toole's Dallas, Tx

12/28/14"We loved our stay at Carolyn's Cottage! Thank you, thank you for sharing such wonderfully appointed accommodations. The decor is lovely and we had an absolutely magical family holiday! Happy New Year." -The Cannon Family Austin,Tx

2/28/14"We had a perfect stay at the cottage. So cozy and functional at the same time. Master bedroom is comfy like a fluffy marshmallow and the soft towels are so appreciated! CB highlights: Skate skiing at Mike's Mile, mountain skiing, dinner at Soupçon, shop 418, games of cards and Clue by the wood stove. Hope to be back soon." -The Congdons Denver, Co

3/28/15"One of our best vacations ever. Great nordic skiing around the corner at the Nordic Center, and the downhill was awesome. We boarded our dogs at Oh Be Dogful, 3 miles south and picked them up for hikes and nordic skiing. We loved Carolyn's Cottage. So cute and cozy, well appointed. We hope to come back soon. Thanks!"
-The Harker Family Boulder, Co


Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Contracting party 28 or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    single beds can be put together to make a king upon request...moreless

  • Master Bedroom queen bed, Guest Bedroom 2 single beds.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    TV in living room TV in family room...moreless


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Carolyn's Cottage is conveniently located two blocks from Elk Avenue (Crested Butte's main street)...moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Resort:

    Crested Butte Mountain Resort...moreless

  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher


  • Deck / Patio:

    Outdoor table and chairs available....moreless



Write a review 5
from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late Spring
Apr 3 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
Early Summer
May 26 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
July 4th
Jul 1 - Jul 9, 2017
5 night min stay
Jul 10 - Jul 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Fall/ Leaves Changing
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall to Winter
Oct 1 - Nov 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 - Nov 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 22 - Jan 6, 2018
5 night min stay
Winter 2018
Jan 7 - Feb 15, 2018
3 night min stay
President's Weekend
Feb 16 - Feb 24, 2018
4 night min stay
Feb 25 - Mar 8, 2018
3 night min stay
Spring Break 2018
Mar 9 - Mar 31, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning $125
  • Tax Rate 13.4%


The owner of Carolyn's Cottage will email an attached rental agreement. Reservation is not confirmed until agreement is signed and returned to owner.

50% is due at time of booking. The remaining 50% is due 60 days prior to stay. If stay is within 60 days of booking,100% payment is due at time of booking.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 04/25/2017
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34 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gunnison Airport
3.2 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Club at Crested Butte
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

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  • Adorable Alley Cottage in the Heart of Crested Butte.

    Adorable Alley Cottage in the Heart of Crested Butte.

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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