CHARMING BUNGALOW IN THE CITY

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

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CHARMING BUNGALOW IN THE CITY

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- 3 BR, 2 BA, Sleeps 7 Max.

Enjoy the comfort and privacy of 'home' while enjoying the convenience of being 'in the city'. The house is 1/2 a block from the bus line into downtown Denver (a 10 min ride). All the attractions of this city are close by; the Zoo, Museum of Nature & Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, IMAX, Denver Art Museum, The Mint, The Convention Center, Center for the Performing Arts, Fine Dining, Cherry Creek Shopping, neighborhood restaurants and shops.

2 large grocery stores, Safeway & Whole Foods, are within a mile of the home. Within 3 blocks of the home is a Sprouts Grocery, Denver B-cycle, a neighborhood cafe/ coffee shop, restaurant/bar, wine bar, combo pharmacy/liquor/convenience store, pizza shop, gift/floral shop, Aveda hair salon/massage, ice cream shop, a yarn shop, a 'bicycle shop'.

Ideal for families: I provide and variety of toys, games and movies for children of all ages. Families traveling with young children will enjoy the convenience of the provided Pack & Play + linens, high chair & booster, an umbrella stroller and a safety gate for the stairs.

Best of all, when the kids need to burn off some energy, the neighborhood elementary school with it's new 'Learning Landscape' (playground) is 1/2 block away and is open to the neighborhood during non-school hours.

Close to hospitals:

National Jewish Hospital is a 5 block walk.

Bike rental: The closest Denver B-Cycle station is 1 mile from the home. Rent a bike by the hour, day or longer.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Linda (Owner)
Advertiser since 2006
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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

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Charming bungalow in the city
average rating of 4.857143 based on 14 reviews
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Glenwood Springs, Co
5

Perfect Getaway!

  • 5 of 5
I rented this house for my mother, bridesmaids, and I to stay in while we were in Denver picking out dresses. It was the perfect choice!

Everything was so clean and well taken care of. The kitchen, though tiny, was incredibly well equiped, even down to the olive oil, which I had forgotten to bring!

We stayed for three nights, ate breakfast and prepared dinner at the house every night, and were able to relax and just hang out.

It was quiet, perfect for sleeping, the front and back yards were both so relaxing, and yet it is very close to everything (especially shopping at Cherry Creek!).
I would definitely reccomend this house to anyone looking to get away, and yet be close to everything, in Denver.
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2007
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Westville,OK
5

Good location for Denver vacation

  • 5 of 5
The property is as described. It is a bungalow but the rooms were adequate for our needs, very cozy. It was located very close to City Park and not too far from downtown Denver. Linda, the owner, was very helpful with information for Denver and all the necessary information for the home rental is provided in a binder for reference. We went to the zoo, the science center, the aquarium, Colorado Springs, Golden and many other places. The home was easy to return to as it is a few blocks off Colorado Blvd. which is a main thoroughfare. I would recommend her home to others. Very pleasant stay.
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Farmington, NM
5

Lovely, comfortable home in quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5
We went to Denver for a family vacation and found the most wonderful place to stay. Linda's home is located in what I would consider an upcoming neighborhood with an elementary school just a block away. It was sweet seeing the families walking their children to school in the mornings as we enjoyed coffee on the front porch.

The house is just the right size - three bedrooms, a living room, dining room, front and back porch, and small kitchen. The basement has been remodeled nicely creating a large master bedroom with attached large bathroom. We were there with grown children and having the separation of the master down and the other bedrooms up made it comfortable for everyone. If you have small children, this house would be perfect. She has everything a child could want from toys to high chair to an additional lower handle for little hands on the back door.

Linda has equipped the house with everything that makes a stay comfortable, from the well-stocked kitchen (blender, coffee maker, pots/pans, plastic ware, fresh sponge) to the laundry supplies, bathroom supplies and umbrellas hanging by the backdoor. I was pleasantly surprised to find ground coffee in the freezer for our enjoyment in the mornings.

Location, location, location. The home is easy to find and close to the Cherry Creek shopping district, parks, zoo, museums and a simple drive to downtown and all it offers.

I would highly recommend Velma's Cottage to anyone looking for a place to stay near downtown Denver. (But stay away anyone who is looking for a party house - this is not for you!)
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Houston, TX
5

Christmas at Velma's Guest House

Christmas at Velma's Guest House
  • 5 of 5
My family of 5 (including 3 children, 14, 11 & 9) had a wonderful time during the Christmas holiday at Velma's Guest House! Linda thought of everything - including some holiday decorating, which really made it feel more like home - and we loved the house from the moment we walked in. My sister lives in Aurora and the house was at a perfect location for us - easy drive to my sister's, close to neighborhood restaurants and quick access to main streets, while still being in a neighborhood. Being the warm-weather people we are (we are from Houston), we did not get to walk around the neighborhood as much as we would have liked :) - but we look forward to coming back during warmer weather and doing that! We were priviledged to meet Linda when we arrived and we couldn't have asked for a warmer welcome. We all highly recommend Velma's Guest House!!
  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Mahwah, NJ
4

Another great stay

  • 4 of 5
This is our second time staying in this wonderful home. We have family in the Denver area but know that staying with them (on a coach, on the floor, on a pull out) makes for cranky parents and tired children. The home is very comfortable. The neighborhood is charming. We even hung out with one of the neighbors after his 2 year old wandered up on the porch while we enjoying a glass of wine on the porch swing. The boys (10 and 11) enjoyed walking to the local establishments (including The Daily Scoop for homemade ice cream) and we enjoyed the lovely back yard after they went to bed. There is no doubt that we will be back at Velma's the next time we are back in Denver.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
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Charming bungalow in the city
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p142782
-+ (303) 521-6722 (Colorado, USA)
Denver Denver Area
Elkton, Maryland
4

A lovely place to come "home" to ..

A lovely place to come "home" to ..
  • 4 of 5
We cannot thank you enough for the use of your lovely home during our recent vacation in Denver. The home itself was exceptional from the comfort of its furnishings to the convenience of its location. We were all very comfortable. Coming "home" at the end of a busy vacation day was something we anticipated all week. Hopefully, we followed all of your guidelines to return the house
to you in the excellent condition in which we found it.

One suggestion: We were doing online searching for things to do and couldn't print any of the tickets ... maybe including a printer and one cartridge with the rental fee would help those who don't know people in town and who need their tickets printed.

Anyway, thank you again very much for your contribution to our 2012 vacation in Denver!!
  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Having a printer at the home is a nice idea...I will add that to the "wish list".
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Wild Flowers
"A delightful shop with an amazing variety of unique gifts, floral/garden items and imports a..."
Denver Zoo
Denver Botanic Gardens
"Beautiful in all seasons!"
Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I-70
Car: recommended

Enjoy the comfort and privacy of 'home' while enjoying the convenience of being 'in the city'. The house is 1/2 a block from the bus line into downtown Denver (a 10 min ride). All the attractions of this city are close by; the Zoo, Museum of Nature & Science, Denver Botanic Gardens, IMAX, Denver Art Museum, The Mint, The Convention Center, Center for the Performing Arts, Fine Dining, Cherry Creek Shopping, neighborhood restaurants and shops.

Other Activities: Zoo, Art museum, Denver Mint, shopping.

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Availability & Rates

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Denver House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
THANKSGIVING
Nov 25 2014 - Nov 30 2014
5 night minimum stay
$210
$1,295
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
WINTER HOLIDAYS
Dec 22 2014 - Jan 1 2015
5 night minimum stay
$210
$1,120
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
SUMMER
Jun 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$210
$1,120
$4,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$210
$1,120
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $300
Tax Rate 14.75%
Notes Full refund of the $300 sec dep within 30 days, when :
1. “Very Brief Policy” has been adhered to
2. “Check-Out Check List” carefully followed.
3. Home & contents (including linens) returned in the same condition and furniture in same location they were received.
Refunds for cancelations are dependent upon receiving equivalent reservations.
No refunds for early departures or “Acts of Nature”.
Rates subject to change without notice.
Payments accepted through PayPal.
Agreement to Policy & Terms required.
The home may be reserved with $300 payment of security deposit.
60 day notice of cancelation required for return of deposit (fees may apply).
1/2 rent + tax due 60 days prior to arrival.
Paid in full 30 days prior to arrival
$300 security deposit required.
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Amenities

Amenities

Denver House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , over sized shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Pullout - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Twin
  • Also available: pack & play.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 9 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This home is 1/2 block from the bus stop that goes to The Botanic Gardens, The Art Museum, The Molly Brown House, The Capitol, The Mint, The Convention Center, downtown and Elitch/6 Flags. Also, close to wonderful shopping in Cherry Creek, libraries, and 2 large grocery stores. The neighborhood cafe/ coffee shop, restaurant/bar, wine bar, combo pharmacy/liquor/convenience store, pizza shop, gift/floral shop, Aveda hair salon/massage, ice cream shop, yarn store are located in the neighborhood about 2 blocks away. National Jewish Hospital is w/n walking distance (4 blks). The neighborhood elementary school with great play ground is 1/2 block away. The closest Denver B-Cycle with bicycle rental is at the Botanic Gardens about 1 mile from the home.
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