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Cabin Located In The Heart Of The Rockies

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom 2 Bath Close To The Playground Of The Rockies

We have a 2 bedroom, 2 bath house that will sleep 8. I have an air mattress as well. We have satellite TV and a PS2 with a decent selection of games. I do have WIFI. A DVD player is also included. There is a washer and dryer available for your use. We have a full kitchen with small appliances for your use. A huge deck and fire pit to enjoy the sunsets. We are close to town and easy driving distance to many ski resorts, hiking, biking trails.


Owner
Norman Shaw
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Norman Shaw

We live in Denver and we are looking to rent our retirement home while we move to our retirement years.

Norman Shaw purchased this chalet in 1995

Why Norman Shaw chose South Central

This is a great place to vacation. Not to cold, not to warm, just perfect year round.

What makes this chalet unique

We are close to anything outside you want to do.

Amenities

Salida Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • 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 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The only thing you can't do is what your imagination holds you back from doing.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

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Cabin Located In The Heart Of The Rockies
average rating of 4.285714 based on 21 reviews
5

The cabin was very nice and comforting with a beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this cabin! It is located in a great area with many things to do! The cabin had many kitchen utensils for our use, which was very nice. The balcony on the back was also nice for hanging out at night! The only thing we did not expect was all of the other houses surrounding us. Other than that this was a great place to stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was very comfortable. The owner was very responsive and helpful with suggestions on things to do in the area. It was great to be out of town in the foothills looking out at the mountains, but only a couple minutes to town. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, well-stocked cabin in a great location. The owner was very responsive and personable!!

  • 5 of 5

Tucked away in a neighborhood surrounded by mountains, this cabin was very clean, well-stocked and tastefully decorated. Our group enjoyed these accommodations and the owner, Norman Shaw, was easy to work with and very responsive to our needs. Great vacation rental!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

Delightful house and close to town. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and clean. Beds were geeat! There was lots of room. We hated to leave. Monarch Pass is beautiful.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good, but know what to expect

  • 4 of 5

Echoing what a previous review said, there is no way this place sleeps 12 without sleeping bags on the deck. First "Bedroom 1" with the king bed is the loft which obviously lacks some privacy. You could sleep two on the hide-a-bed in the main room and another on the couch next to it, but with the four spots in Bedroom 2, it still only adds up to 9 (and only 7 plates in the cupboard). The two people on the queen in bedroom two had better like to get cozy because the mattress is REALLY hard and sloped so you'll be sliding together all night.

Another thing to be aware of is that while the Internet connection works fine for looking up directions or a restaurant review, it absolutely cannot handle streaming music, much less video. And if the PS2 caught your eye, the only game it has is Grand Theft Auto.

With all that said, it's still a decent cabin and had everything we needed. The owner was very communicative and friendly, the location was great for us, and the butcher shop down the road (Scanga Meat Co.) was a nice little find.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Mark. I will get the bed in the downstairs bedroom fixed this weekend; it is a firm mattress. The wifi is satellite-based and is the best I can provide, as there are no broadband options in the area. I have revised the listing to say I can sleep eight in beds and there are two queen sized air mattress' available. However, I didn't mention them as your part of your five person rental. I appreciate the heads up on the games, I will supply more for future guests.
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Colorado Springs
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Wallbangers
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Salida Country Club
Nearest Train
150 Miles
Durango
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Boathouse Cantina
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Monarch Mountain
Nearest Beach
75 Miles
Great Sand Dunes National Park
Car: necessary

Local Breweries, wineries, exploring, Great Sand Dunes, skiing. This is a year round playground. Monarch Mountain gets 400 plus inches of snow a year. Amazing jeep trails, single track and jeep roads to be ridden by mountain bike or dirt bike. Salida offers something to do every weekend. You will always be able to find something to do.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $100

* Monthly rentals will incur utility charges

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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