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Spring Time is Chill Time at Our Lux Retreat on River-Affordable Spa Getaway

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The river out your back door, Downtown one block away

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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Resort
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-7)

Spring time is Chill time up here in the mountains - discounts are here! We know you have lots of places to choose from so we slash our prices and offer you our beautiful home. enjoy the mountains and watch the snow fall and the wildlife everywhere, or grab our snow shoes and head out for the most beautiful and quiet mountain experience in Rocky. our home has everything you need for total relaxation and bliss ,just bring your tooth brush! We gotcha covered
Beautiful quiet Estes is a great place to relax. With all the money you will save you will have extra to spend at our amazing spa, or a lovely meal BOOK NOW !

. Pack up the family we sleep 6 and spend a wonderful GETAWAY in the mountains - we are so excited to offer you a revamped living room with new furniture you will love, couches overstuffed and perfect to snuggle with, coffee tables- also a NEW 40' TV SURROUND SOUND cable, FREE NETFLIX AND PANDORA for your enjoyment We also just got 2 pairs of snow shoes for winter time fun and a delux"mountain style" baby stroller so you can take the kiddo anywhere deluxe pack and play with infant insert, bring those babies!
Our property right on the Big Thompson River . The town of Estes is relaxed and friendly as the quintessential small mountain town .
- put the car away and walk to everything that Estes has to offer, be right on the river for cooling off , or come down to the spa for ultimate relaxation
Don't need something so big? Dream of someplace Quiet, high end design? King size bed and private bath as well as mini kitchen ? . We also offer a delux studio at another location called Wildernest , perfect for 2 people- ask for info and photos .


Spacious and clean our home is a wonderful home base for your summer hikes and exploring downtown on foot.
For lots more photos check out our WEB SITE LINK at the bottom of this page.


walk to town for shopping food and fun, enjoy spa services in your own back yard and amazingly low rates- the home boasts tons of amenities and comfort to make your stay even better then home

We are situated right on the Big Thompson River for your private river enjoyment. Nestled amongst tall trees next to a flowing river yet right in our 'downtown'. The road to Rocky Mountain National Park is right on the other side of the river where within 2 short miles you enter thousands of miles of pristine wilderness. Our home offers a unique soulful opportunity to not just VACATION but RETREAT - visit the on grounds spa to unwind, decompress and exhale from your hectic life and return home truly refreshed.

Estes River Retreat features:
Built in 2000 the home has a quiet clean uncluttered feel of understated elegance.
Lots of attention to detail
CLEAN- CLEAN- CLEAN HOME!
vaulted ceilings
sky lights,
large custom windows throughout,
concrete in floor heat
open spacious 1,800 square/foot floor plan.
Second family room with games, TV, movies Frig, and water dispenser for the kids to hang out in their own space
One block from downtown
At the End of a quiet cul-du-sac
wellness Spa on the lower level
Relaxed feel to the entire property

LIVING ROOM FEATURES
large arched windows
NEW stuffed couches and chair
gas log fireplace,
skylights flood the room with natural light,
a large 40 TV and DVD with cable and wifi ready


DECK FEATURES
Summer time surrounded by flowers
River front viewing
seating with chairs
BBQ Grill
watch the sunset over Long’s Peak 'diamond' through the trees.

KITCHEN FEATURES
galley Kitchen offers everything you want and more for a the 'at home' experience in traveling


BEDROOM FEATURES
Master: KIng custom ASPEN LOG CANOPY BED,aspen tree trunks loom above with beautiful fabric and soft blankets KING size, firm mattresses- partial river view
Queen bed in 2nd bedroom- Feather bed atop and a beautiful river view
Queen bed in 3rd bedroom with walk out sliding glass door to the river and patio
Queen bed in family room - pull out futon couch

BATHROOM
Large spacious room
deep soaking tub
Endless hot water
Shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion, bath salts and oil all included for the spa experience
Kids toys, baby shampoo and bubbles
Towel warmer
Thirsty towels, robes and slippers included when you book a spa appointment


Estes River Retreat will sleep 6 people, we offer 4 beds, very comfortably, for the large family needing a getaway home or 3 couples traveling together, it is also perfect for that couple looking for a quiet over sized elegant retreat. The Retreat is three city blocks to our 'downtown', shopping,theater, restaurants and family activities are a few minutes stroll. We are a two minute drive from Rocky’s entrance where miles of the most unspoiled landscape, mountains glaciers, waterfalls and oh so much wildlife awaits you and your camera.

WELLNESS SPA
Separate from the house yet under one big roof is our small and intimate locally renowned Wellness Spa- Elements of Touch. Serving Estes Park since 1992. The home is constructed for this purpose and is well insulated for no disturbances are felt from either parties.

Owner and head Massage Therapist and Wellness Coach Ravit Dallal Michener is Licensed and insured for the last 20 years. Ravit (Ra- veet) has helped thousands of people sooth their aching back, heal from devastating injuries, enhance their performance on the mountain, do a life changing detox or just help them find their smile again through progressive relaxation.
The full SPA menu is on our web site.

We would love to answer any questions you might have so please call us.

Ravit & Monte Michener

ESTES RIVER RETREAT

Keywords: Home, cabin, luxury accommodations, retreat, spa
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Owner

Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

Property Type

  • Resort
  • 1870 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 7
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome:

    Lots of kid activities walking distance away- we are very BABY friendly- 3 wheel mountain stroller- baby backpack for hiking with little ones, High chair, and gates for the stairs ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    even outside is a consideration due to fire danger ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    only spa is accessible by wheel chair - there is a flight of stairs to get up to main living area ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 2-7

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • King size beds (1) Aspen log canopy bed- totally fabulous!, Queen size Beds (2) new firm mattresses with pillow tops, Child Beds (1) pack and play, Baby Cribs (1) Yes we are baby friendly- pack and play, high chair, baby back pack, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) futon with a thick warm woolly mattress cover...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Deep Kohler soaking tub- great water pressure large bathroom, double mirror, sink, toilet. Hair Dryers, curling irons, soap shampoo conditioner, bubble bath and salts all for your pleasure ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Cable, 29' TV, Deep Soaking Tub, New Beds and Plush Bedding, Board for Pets down the street, Walk to town for Shopping Food and Lots of Kid-Friendly things to do...moreless

Entertainment

  • Music Library:

    We stream Pandora - listen to anything you like ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Direct TV and streaming Netflix with an open account - 3 TV total 2 DVD players ...moreless

  • Toys:

    yes- and games...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    check out small fun collection of movies- always free...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Just a short walk down the river and you are in the heart of Estes Park, see a movie , have a drink, shop , grab the summer free shuttle and go anywhere ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    See the 'Diamond ' of Long's peak all the way to Flattop mountain from the deck...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    the rushing and sometimes babbling sounds of the Big Thompson river are right outside your door- one of the few undamed TRUE mountain streams still flowing...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    beautiful farm house table seating 6 easily ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    the centerpiece of the livingroom, slate surround with a wood mantle and beautiful original art above- flick a switch and it's on...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The best heat of all - IN FLOOR- clean air warm floors will keep you snug as a bug in the dead of winter...moreless

  • Internet:

    free WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    beds are always made for you ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    High vaulted ceilings- sky lights, light and bright and cosy ...moreless

  • Parking:

    private off street parking ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    large paved parking area,no steep driveway , shade trees for summer and snow removal in winter...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    plenty of room...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    always extra...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    we provide some soap ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    free WI-FI, and a lap top left for your convenience of keeping in touch...moreless

Kitchen

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    from microwave popcorn to a full Thanksgiving meal...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    basic spices included...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    lovely deck overlooking river and mountain peaks...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    attached to the downstairs bedroom- features a wrought iron coffee table and a wrought iron love seat...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    water front - yard is mostly wild...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
mid march-mid may
Mar 17 - May 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$195
mid may
May 19 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$245
june-mid august
Jun 1 - Aug 20, 2017
4 night min stay
$260
mid august-early oct
Aug 21 - Oct 8, 2017
3 night min stay
$245
mid october-pre thxgiving
Oct 9 - Nov 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$185
thanksgiving
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
$215
late nov-xmas holiday
Nov 27 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$175
xmas holiday
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2018
3 night min stay
$215
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$175

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $100
  • Tax Rate 10.55%

Notes:

$10 additional nightly charge for a 7th person


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

70 Miles
Nearest Airport
Denver International Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
18 hole and 9 hole
Estes Park, CO, USA
Nearest Restaurant
Sweet Basil Restaurant
30 Miles
Nearest Ski
Eldora

Car: Not Necessary

Separate yet under the same roof lies our small scale and high quality spa. Enjoy a wonderful massage, rejuvenating facial, or coordinate your trip for a healing daily session. from yoga, to herbology to detoxing weeks with us to restore your mind and body

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Hi there, we love to travel ourselves ( when we are not running our business) and always appreciate properties that are properly listed - honestly advertised and owners that are committed to taking pride in their properties - we take that very serious approach to your vacation ensuring that we are here to make you comfortable and keep our home trouble free, sparking clean and full of amenities you normally don't get in a vacation rental , luxury living, wellness services, downtown location and close proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park are all under one roof. Monte and Ravit Michener have been living in Estes Park since 1992 and love it. Combining what they love to do with where they love to live ( in nature) and that leads to healthy happy living. The Micheners love to travel themselves and have set a standard with their Retreat when it comes to offering extra amenities at no cost, the level of cleanliness and the hospitality offered to make you feel at home and enjoy their little town. They share all of their secrets about special places to go and experience as only locals can. Having raised a child in Estes they are very kid friendly and can suggest lots of things to do for kids in any season.

Why the Owner Chose Estes Park, CO, USA:
We offer a luxury 3 bedroom home on the Big Thompson River walking distance from town as well as our highly acclaimed wellness spa. Enter Elements of Touch Wellness Spa,small in size and high in quality is our boutique spa with 3 beautiful treatment rooms,mostly organic products, licensed therapists with years of knowledge and experience and profound bodywork and spa services to send you home rejuvenated and relaxed. Guests at the home are not required to visit the spa as spa guests are not required to stay at the home to enjoy the spa services, BUT imagine it combined- slip downstairs, out your door and into ours in your robe and slippers for treatments like the Glacial Meltdown or the Rocky Mountain High... only to drift upstairs afterwords and take a nap or a hot bath...

The Unique Benefits at this Resort:
Walk to everything, parking is at a premium in downtown Estes spa on site, small scale and high quality , parking always available at the home RMNP is only 2 miles away hike out your front door luxury home lots of extras like backpacks Baby items: baby back pack, high chair, stroller, gate for the stairs, toys towel warmers, espresso maker, BBQ on deck, fishing out our back door sunny light and bright music books and games


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

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Photos

  • The river out your back door,  Downtown one block away

    The river out your back door, Downtown one block away

  • River front and downtown location, the road to RMNP across river

    River front and downtown location, the road to RMNP across river

  • Sleep like a baby listening to the river in our king size aspen bed.

    Sleep like a baby listening to the river in our king size aspen bed.

  • Just outside our cozy downstairs bedroom is a private riverside patio.

    Just outside our cozy downstairs bedroom is a private riverside patio.

  • Our expansive kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, and utensils.

    Our expansive kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, and utensils.

  • Our downstairs lounge area is perfect for quiet Estes afternoons.

    Our downstairs lounge area is perfect for quiet Estes afternoons.

  • hammock, easy chair or bed? all right your bedroom door

    hammock, easy chair or bed? all right your bedroom door

  • intimate seating right on the river

    intimate seating right on the river

  • slip downstairs for a wonderfully relaxing massage or other wellness treatment

    slip downstairs for a wonderfully relaxing massage or other wellness treatment

  • frozen river, stillness all around, relax or go out & play right out your door

    frozen river, stillness all around, relax or go out & play right out your door

  • Enter our garden gates for a wonderful getaway.. mountain style

    Enter our garden gates for a wonderful getaway.. mountain style

  • Comfy couches, surround sound, a fireplace, Netflix, and a DVD player.

    Comfy couches, surround sound, a fireplace, Netflix, and a DVD player.

  • Yet another comfy king size bed in a beautiful bedroom.

    Yet another comfy king size bed in a beautiful bedroom.

  • Our dining room features a cherry liquor cabinet and a table that can hold 6.

    Our dining room features a cherry liquor cabinet and a table that can hold 6.

  • We even provide cooking and baking staples like spices or flour.

    We even provide cooking and baking staples like spices or flour.

  • One spacious full bath that includes a deep soaking tub with bubble bath & soap.

    One spacious full bath that includes a deep soaking tub with bubble bath & soap.

  • great patio to sit and enjoy the morning birds and coffee right out your bdrm

    great patio to sit and enjoy the morning birds and coffee right out your bdrm

  • Everyone needs an affordable spa getaway, we have it all under one roof

    Everyone needs an affordable spa getaway, we have it all under one roof

  • slow down and bask in the beauty of mountain sunsets

    slow down and bask in the beauty of mountain sunsets

VRBO #95859

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017

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