Custom Southwestern Home: Mountain Views, Hot Tub, Kiva Fireplace.
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
This beautiful, custom Southwestern home is situated minutes from downtown Salida on over two acres of land. Every window boasts beautiful views of the surrounding Sangre de Christo Range and Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range. Steps from the front door are the mountain biking and hiking trails of Methodist Mountain Trail System, a series of classic high mountain desert trails through beautiful Pinon trees.
This custom home has an open floor plan with the master and living areas on the top floor making it easily accessible (there is one step from the driveway throughout the top floor). There are two decks off the main living area -- one off the living room for dining and one off the kitchen for barbecuing. Custom details include punched tin cabinets in the kitchen, terra cotta tile, rustic pine railings, and unique window frames.
Downstairs there are two bedrooms (one with two twin beds and one with a king bed) along with a full bathroom. In addition, a rec room includes a wet bar with a old time popcorn maker, a 55" flat screen tv, and a sectional that converts into a comfortable queen bed. Finally, the lower level opens on to a huge flagstone patio that features a six-person hot tub and a gas outdoor firepit. Outside is also a huge flat field for playing capture the flag, exploring, or searching for arrowheads. Please note that check in time is 3:00 pm and check out time is 10:00 am.
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Member since: 2015
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Deck / Patio:
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
May 26 - Sep 4, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- cleaning fee $100
- Tax Rate 6.8%
Cancellations 30 days or more in advance get full refund minus $75 cancellation fee. Please note that check in time is 3:00 pm and check out time is 10:00 am.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Salida and the Arkansas River Valley are an outdoor enthusiasts' heaven in any season. According to The Boston Globe, "Salida Colorado, near Monarch Mountain, is the real deal for ski towns. Surrounded by the San Isabel National Forest, Salida has old-fashioned store fronts filled with ski and rafting gear, and earthy restaurants to fuel the outdoorsy set that lives and plays here. There’s a reason you have never heard of Salida -- or Monarch for that matter - it's because the locals want to keep their cool stash a secret." Monarch is a quick 25 minute drive from Salida and offers great skiing and snowboarding for beginners to experts. Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing is also a favorite activity with limitless options within a quick drive. In the summer, the Arkansas offers some of the the best fishing, rafting, and kayaking to be found anywhere. Extensive hiking and mountain biking trails in and around Salida could occupy enthusiasts for weeks without seeing the same trail twice.
For those seeking a more cultural experience, Salida does not disappoint. Throughout the summer, there are music and art festivals nearly every weekend. Numerous art galleries dot downtown as well.
Finally, there is no shortage of great restaurnts in downtown Salida; The Fritz, Laughing Ladies, Poco, and Amica's are some of our favorites.
Year Purchased: 2015
About the owner: We are a family of five from Denver who love the outdoors and the historic town of Salida. We are looking forward to sharing our beautiful home with you and hope you enjoy it as much as we do.
Why the Owner Chose Salida, CO, USA:
The solitude here is unmatched. The house is perched on a ridge just minutes from downtown Salida, and every room and window offers beautiful views. Perhaps the most relaxing part of the house is being able to wake in the morning and see views from any room. As you drink your morning coffee, keep a lookout for deer making their way across the property.
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The living area leads to one of two decks on this level
The kiva fireplace keeps the upstairs warm
The dining area opens on to expansive views with a table that can seat up to 10
The master bedroom is on the same level as the main living area
Original artwork by renowned Colorado artist
Room with two twin beds on lower level
Rec room/4th bedroom has arcade game with 60 games built in a french wine barrel
Rear view of our home.
Upstairs deck on west side of house.
View from master bedroom of our recent morning visitors.
The main living area features a gas kiva fireplace and windows all around
Stainless steel appliances, punched tin details, birch cabinets
Views of the Collegiate Peaks from the kitchen.
Master bathroom includes a shower with a handrail and tiled bench
Rustic pine railing leading downstairs
This room with king bed opens on to expansive patio with a hot tub and fire pit.
Downstairs rec room that includes dart board, arcade games, and convertible sofa
The front of the house with mountains in the background
Relaxing at the fire pit. Just below in the open space is a horseshoe pit.
One of the striking views from the home
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016
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