Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Beautiful House at Base of Arrow Bahn Expresslift

Bedrooms 7
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 7 Bedrooms, 7 Baths, (Sleeps 14)

Your home in the mountains for a vacation. This 3 story newer construction has: 7 bedrooms and baths sleeping 14 comfortably, 2 living areas, one on the main floor, one on the lower level with wet bar, spacious kitchen and dining area, a deck with hot tub and many other attributes only a single family home can offer. Located right at the base of Arrowhead Mountain connecting to Beaver Creek, in a secure gated community, it is also a short 10 minute drive from Vail. Summer access to golf courses, fly-fishing, hiking, kayaking, and biking, all in the beauty of the Vail Valley.

Nearby towns of Vail, Avon, Edwards, and Minturn provide unique shopping and dining experiences for all ages. Perfect for family or friends, summer or winter enjoyment within the luxury of a home environment.

Keywords: Single Family Home, House

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018

About The Owner

Jim and I live in Wisconsin, but always loved the Colorado mountains. We are empty nesters, I'm retired and manage the rental of our home in the mountains and Jim is still working.

Jim tried to live in CO going to and graduating from Denver University, back when Vail was just starting, but came back to WI to be in a family business.

Our son, on the other hand, was successfull in relocating to Denver after he too graduated from Denver U. He is fulfilling his passion for a year round outdoor active lifestyle as well as a career in the active and competitive restaurant business which Denver provides, and our son so enjoys.

Our daughter will graduate from the Kellogg School at Northwwestern this spring, so we will see where she lands, but CO isn't far from anywhere if the desire is strong.

The Owner purchased this house in 2006

Why The Owner chose Edwards

We built our home taking advantage of a land opportunity in an area we know well, Beaver Creek/Arrowhead. It gives us direct walking access to the mountain, about 100 yards.

This is the second home we have owned in 15 years and we love the location for the privacy and incredible convienience to the mountain as well as to the towns of Avon and Edwards and the village of Beaver Creek.

We love skiing in the winter and golf, hiking, and biking in the summer and it is all right here.

Jim has been going to Vail since 1963 and has always wanted to be a part of the Valley. This location gives us both. We can be in Vail in 13 minutes for all it has to offer then come home to the quiet and convienience of Beaver Creek/Arrowhead. We have access to two of the top five ski resorts in the world right out our door. In addition, some of the most beautiful golf views I've seen are also right in the area.

What makes this house unique

Our home offers seven bedrooms, and three living levels that is perfect for larger groups, especially multi-generational families. Two groups can have activites on two levels without interference.

We have a deck with a hot tub that provides the ideal end of active day relaxation.

I like to cook and have stocked the kitchen with cookware and utencils that can accomodate most anything. This kitchen is large enough to be the heart of the home and even has its own fireplace!

Lastly, I decorated this house with the pride of my primary home, to provide eye-pleasing comfort. It is a special place for me as it should be to our guests who want to vacation in the style of their own home. Additionally, the gated residential community we are in, provides pece of mind for security.


Edwards House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Must have a signed agreement returned within 10 days of booking
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
  • 7
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size beds (4), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
  • autumn foliage
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Living at the base of the mountain, skiing/ hiking is readily available


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

93% Complete
6% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Beautiful House at Base of Arrow Bahn Expresslift
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews

Wonderful place for large family!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed here for a week long ski vacation. The house was well located and well appointed. We started our days with a short walk to the sky lift in the morning or we drove down to Beaver Creek village and we ended our days by the fire watching the snow fall. The owners were great communicators and gave us very clear instructions for everything! Couldn’t be happier with our choice.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous getaway. Wish I could have stayed longer. The photos do not do it justice. Everything about it is first class. It is beautifully furnished and the attention to detail is divine. Kudos!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2006
  • Stayed: August 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
6 0

Comfortable home away from home. A perfect mountain retreat so close to Arrowhead Mountain.

  • 5 of 5

We rented this ample home for guest overflow. It was perfect for our needs and our guests were more than comfortable there for the 5 night rental.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Margaret for your kind review! I'm so please your guests were so comfortable during their stay and enjoyed our location to all your action including the lift! You were a pleasure to work with and that is one of the best parts of home rental! Thank you for choosing to stay with us! Barb
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Wonderful location and condition

  • 5 of 5

Everything was as seamless as advertised. Great property, easy check in and check out. Great slope access and quick drive to all amenities. Instructions incredibly detailed, property manager easily accessible. Barb and Jim have done a wonderful job of sharing their beautiful home. We would love to stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jeff, We appreciate your detailed review! Having a good property fit is so important to the successful outcome of anyone’s vacation! You were a great communicator, and a pleasure to work with, thank you!! We would love to have you back anytime you find you are in the area again. Barb
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

What an amazing house and location. We have spent 8 summers in the Vail Valley and this by far was the best location for our crew. We had 2 families at any given time and had more than enough space to spread out and enjoy. Great beds, kitchen and living. The location to Beaver Creek, Avon, and Edwards, along with the hiking trails is perfect. Very clean and functional. Great areas for the kids to enjoy the beautiful Colorado's summers. All in all couldn't have selected and better house or location.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Finding the right house to rent is really hard and can make or break a vacation if the fit is not right!! I am so happy your family found the right fit for your needs and you were a pleasure to work with from the start! Thank you for your kind words and it was a pleasure working with you, James. Please consider us if you come back this way again!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great house, ideal location!

  • 5 of 5

The house exceeded my expectations. Even as a seasoned VRBOer who researches thoroughly before signing on, there's always some trepidation as you enter a property for the first time. No worries, it was better than the pictures and suited our large (11 people) family group perfectly. The kitchen/great room were at the ground level, with the 7 BRs located on the upper and lower levels, so coming in w/ groceries was easy. Great kitchen/DR made for memorable meals with this family of cooks. Especially loved what we described as the kibbitzing area (chairs flanking the fireplace in the kitchen) so the cooks always had company/advice. Particularly appreciated the well stocked "pantry" (wraps, paper towels, trash bags, dishwashing soap & detergent) which meant we didn't need to buy a zillion groceries that would ultimately be left behind. Makes it feel more homey than a completely stripped down condo where you're lucky to have an extra roll of tissue.

Barb, the owner, was spot on describing the location & its access to so many amenties/activities. A great hiking trail was a stone's throw from the house and we walked to the pool daily. The kids (ages 6-11) loved their sense of freedom with easy access to the trails and lawn area outside the restaurant closed for the summer season. Very quick, easy ride up the mountain to the village of Beaver Creek. Enjoyed the summer adventure activities, shopping, free concert in the park, yoga. Many activities very close by, including fishing, paddle boarding, rafting. Avon (5 minutes) offered groceries, more shopping & of course the rodeo which was a big hit.

Everyone wants to come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased our house provided such a great base for your family vacation in the mountains. Selecting the right place is difficult and our goal is to make you happy in your choice. Thank you for your thorough review and we would be honored if you did come back for another stay. Best to you and your family, Barb
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Arrow Bahn Express Lift 17
Arrow Bahn Express Lift #17 on the Beaver Creek Trail Map

This is an ideal ski location 100 yards to the Arrowbahn Express lift #17 at Beaver Creek, in the gated community of Arrowhead.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,500
housekeeping $350 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.4%

Stays of 14 days or longer are negotiable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties