PRIVATE MOUNTAIN CHALET IN THE RIVER VALLEY, HIKING & BIKING, 5 MINUTES TO TOWN

Lana Swearingen

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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PRIVATE MOUNTAIN CHALET IN THE RIVER VALLEY, HIKING & BIKING, 5 MINUTES TO TOWN

Durango Chalet Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms + Loft,1 full bathroom with shower and jetted tub,1 half bathroom

This gorgeous, private mountain chalet is built with huge timbers and a massive rock fireplace. The eastern wall of the living area is composed of wall to wall windows facing the magnificent cliffs in the distance. The oversized master bedroom is on the main floor and consists of its own large sitting area with a TV. The master bathroom is in the adjacent hallway and includes a jetted bathtub and a nice shower. From the living area take the spiral staircase to the gorgeous loft area. The loft area has a living area with a large LCD TV and soft chairs, sofa etc. Neighboring the loft area is the upstairs private bedroom and bathroom.

This private chalet is only 5 minutes from the Durango city limits and is located on a quiet, county road great for walking, jogging and biking. Your backyard is directly below the incredible Animas rock climbing area, great for technical rock climbing or easy hiking. This private property is abundant with majestic Ponderosa Pine trees and wildlife.

There are many attractions for a visitor to enjoy such as the amazing cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde National Park only 30 minutes away and skiing only 20 minutes away. Relax at Trimble Hot Springs after a long day of skiing or hiking. Enjoy access to a private tennis court and high speed internet!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Guestbook comments from the manager
We had such a lovely time at this sweet chalet. Thanks for providing a place where our family made great memories.
Jan 2012
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Lana Swearingen

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2003
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5
Super place for family in a rural setting with everything close by. Grandkids live on mountain to the rear of chalet.
  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review. Hope to see you guys again next year!!! Until then.... all the best to you and your family!
business
Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Nice place!

  • 5 of 5
Great convenience to town, and everything you would need in the house. Quiet, clean, and comfortable, and Lana made communication easy too- no complaints at all.
  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing to spend your honeymoon in the Chalet. I'm happy to hear you really enjoyed our home. I hope you and your lovely bride come back and stay with us again sometime! Best wishes for a long and happy life together! Lana
business
Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Peace below the cliffs

  • 5 of 5
Excellent property with peaceful deck and all necessary amenities. Wonderful for a quiet fall stay. Would definitely stay again.
  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Gary & Luann for the nice review. I hope to welcome you back to one of our six homes in the future. All the best, Lana
business
Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Beautiful,secluded and private setting9

  • 5 of 5
The chalet is convenient to town but secluded and private at the same time. Located in a beautiful glacier carved valley, I can not imagine a more idylic setting. The chalet was comfortable and well supplied with essentials. My grandkids loved the forested hill in back to hike and climb. This was our 2nd visit here; Hope to come back many times in the future.
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Gary & Beth for the wonderful review on the Chalet. We do hope you'll plan to visit again next year! Thanks for thinking about our homes when your travel plans bring you to Durango. All the best, Lana
business
Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Review of VRBO 271964

  • 5 of 5
This VRBO was the perfect place for our Durango vacation. The chalet is located about 4 miles from town but far enough out to enjoy wildlife in the late afternoon. Our grandchildren loved sleeping in the loft. The chalet was very inviting and comfortable. We would definitely try to stay there again when in the Durango area.
  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Private Mountain Chalet In the River Valley, Hiking & Biking, 5 minutes to town
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p271964
+1 970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
Fort Worth, TX
5

The perfect place! Peaceful & quiet, but close enough to eat out if you want.

The perfect place! Peaceful & quiet, but close enough to eat out if you want.
  • 5 of 5
This is the cutest cabin, so clean & the perfect spot. You're so close to nature, but if you want to run out for a bit to eat, you're not that far way from town. We had an amazing time here. We loved the huge windows in the den & saw a fox & several deer right out back. One morning several of the deer even bedded down for a nap right outside. What a lovely way to enjoy your coffee. We did a lot of hiking in other towns & this cabin is great central location. Can't recommend this place enough. Wonderful!!
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Belinda,

Thanks for the lovely review on our Chalet. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to having you back for your next vaction!

All the best,

Lana
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Durango/ La Plata Airport
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Durango/ Silverton Railroad
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
550/160
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Sports Bar
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Durango Mountain Resort
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Hillcrest
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Bread Bakery

Quiet, private, incredible views

Other Activities: kayaking, snowboarding, wildlife viewing, hot air ballooning, snowmobiling, racquetball, mini golf, shopping, basketball. Recreation center 5 minutes

Golf: Hillcrest 4 miles

Dalton Ranch golf 5 miles

Tamarron golf 17 miles

Ski: Durango Mountain Resort 25 minutes

Wolf Creek 1 1/2 hour

Telluride 1 1/2 hour

Numerous Cross Country Areas

Backcountry Skiing and cross country

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Durango Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season
Jul 15 2014 - Sep 30 2014
3 night minimum stay
$265
 
 
Off season
Nov 1 2014 - Feb 28 2015
3 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$265
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 6.8%
Notes $199-265/night, $1195-$1495/week
Peak season June to September
Off season November to February
Shoulder season rates: please inquire for rates March, April, May, October
Holiday Rates are higher,please inquire
$100 cleaning fee, $15/pet/night
Weekly rate includes 6 nights
Offseason rates and shoulder season rates are for 2 people, please inquire for additional people
Payment due 30 days prior to arrival. Deposit due when reservation is made. Weekly rate is for 6 nights.
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Amenities

Amenities

Durango Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1550 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Mountain View
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • River
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchenette
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Tennis ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Deck / Patio
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • waterfalls
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • racquetball
  • snowboarding
  • cross country skiing
  • hot air ballooning
  • rock climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • kayaking
  • water tubing
  • hunting big game
  • ice skating
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • mountaineering
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • hiking
  • skiing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • equestrian events
Notes:
parking for RV/boat/trailer
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