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Sunset Serenity - Amazing Mountain Cabin - Great Views

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

New Mountain Cabin

Experience mountain living with all the comforts of home in this modern 1700 square foot 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath log cabin situated on 2 acres ideal for families and adventurers of all ages. This home is perfect for those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of city living by enjoying a relaxing vacation resting on the deck or enjoying one of the many recreational activities found in the area such as hiking, fishing, or visiting one of the many attractions. Enjoy an open floor plan (kitchen, dining and great room) and stunning mountain views of the Continental Divide and Sangre de Cristos from the deck. (pictures just can do these views justice) This home is located in Teller County, Southern Colorado about 2 hours south and west of Denver and a little over an hour west of the Colorado Springs airport.

If you enjoy the outdoors then you will love this property and the surrounding area. This delightful property at an elevation of about 9500 feet is located fifteen minutes south of the town of Woodland Park - the 'city above the clouds' and 15 minutes north of Cripple Creek - a historic mining and gambling town. The layout and furnishings are set up for a large group of family or friends and features a cozy family room with a propane stove for chilly nights, dining room to seat six and a well stocked kitchen complete with the cooking and serving utensils to prepare your favorite meal.

The master bedroom, 3/4 bath with double sinks, kitchen, dining and family room are on the main level with awesome deck and barbeque grill off living area with amazing views of the mountain range. The large wrap around deck provides a perfect perch to view incredible sunsets, read your favorite book, enjoy your favorite beverage, or just relax in the peace and quiet. There is also a barbeque perfect for cooking a steak or fresh fish if you had a lucky day fishing. From the deck you can see deer and other wildlife just exploring the beautiful surroundings or try to count the millions of stars at night.

The lower level has one additional bedroom with a queen bed and full bed, 1/2 bath and family recreation room complete with foosball, TV and a queen sleeper sofa and walk out patio. A fully equipped laundry area allows you the convenience of a long-term stay without taking away vacation time.

The house comes fully supplied with fresh linens, paper goods, washing and laundry supplies. Two televisions - one on each floor to accommodate multiple viewing desires with a collection of movies are available - or bring along your favorites.

Summer time in Southern Colorado offers many activities. Such activities nearby might include a trip to the Florissant Fossil Beds, The Dinosaur Museum, Mollie Kathleen Mine, Pikes Peak, Cave of the Winds, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and Garden of the Gods to name just a few. Come in the spring when the snow still falls, enjoy the dry heat of the summer with the cool nights, or come in the fall and see the splendor of the Aspens turning to gold.

Trips under 2 hours might include: Antiques in Florence, Golf in Canon City, Rafting & Fishing in the Arkansas River, the incredible Royal Gorge Park, Pueblo River Walk, Pueblo Zoo, Golf, Museums and Shopping.

This home is a perfect spot to create great memories!

More Details

Property Manager
Sharon Sloan
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About Sharon Sloan

Keith and I enjoy sitting on the deck and watching the sunset. We've been married 30 years and are high school sweethearts. We met in a rock band and still play in our church praise band together.

We hope you have a wonderful stay and please let us know if there is something we can provide to make it even better. And if you think that the squirrel night light on the deck is cute, tell me because Keith hates it. Ha!

Sharon Sloan purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Sharon Sloan chose Divide

We purchased this cabin in 2013 and are excited to share it with others! As a kid my family would visit Colorado every summer and to be able to own a very tiny piece of Colorado is a dream come true. The previous owner was an artist who built it for his wife. Some of the quirky outdoor decorations were left by him. I love the bears on the pole!


Rainbow Valley Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Spacious 3/4 bathroom with double sinks and walk in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Lower level half bath
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen bed in master bedroom on main level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double , Large lower level bedroom with queen and full size beds
  • Books
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting


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Sunset Serenity - Amazing Mountain Cabin - Great Views
average rating of 4.681818 based on 22 reviews

Wonderful property!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views! Very clean and well kept!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed Sunset Serenity! The views are truly to die for! Thanks so much!
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Great log cabin with good views

  • 5 of 5

Clean & well equipped quiet & serene

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Cabin

  • 4 of 5

Pros: Loved the well stocked kitchen. The cabin even had an extra propane tank for the grill, which was great since we ran out in the middle of grilling. Lots of games and movies for family time. The foosball table was a hit. Great views from the deck and nice table and chairs on the deck. No cell service or internet service which was great!!!

Cons: Couldn't get the DVD player to work upstairs, but not really a problem just went downstairs and watched movies. Screens missing on some of the windows. Door missing on entryway closet and kitchen pantry, which doesn't seem like a big deal unless you have a curious 3 year old.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Vacation in the Mountains!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of our best family vacations by far! The cabin was truly our home away from home and exceeded all of our expectations. The views are spectacular. My husband and I enjoyed our morning coffee from the porch while enjoying the landscape around us. With Manitou Springs, Colorado Springs, and Cripple Creek being a close drive from this cabin, we will definitely be coming back again for another family vacation. Thank you Sunset Serenity!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Exceeded our expectations:)

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the cabin and loved the location. It was more than what we expected. Made for a great family Vaca!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love hearing we have exceeded your expectations! That comment just makes our day! Please return for another great family vacation when you can to enjoy all that Sunset Serenity has to offer.
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A great place to unplug and unwind.

  • 4 of 5

It was a great experience and Sharon was wonderful to work with. The cabin had everything we needed to unplug for a couple of days. The views were incredible. The floors could have been swept better (potato chips and a dirty sock were under the furniture), but that can easily be fixed. I would definitely recommend this place to others.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for letting us know you were able to unwind at Sunset Serenity! That certainly fits its name! We appreciate the note on the sweeping as we strive to insure our guests comfort and can use it to guide our staff. We know they strive to insure the same and am sure it will be taken care of. We do hope you will recommend us to others and return when your schedule allows.
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Colorado Springs Airport
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 67
Car: necessary

Located within 30 minutes of Colorado Springs and very near many of the great attractions in southern Colorado


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $250

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Cleaning fee of $100 per stay. Refundable security deposit of $250 per stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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