**USAFA graduation BOOKED for 2014, 2016 ....2015 AVAILABLE**
The 1902 Downtown House is 109 years old and was built by an early Cripple Creek mining engineer. It will remind you of early Colorado Springs at the turn of the 20th century. The neighborhood boasts 100-year old trees, good walking areas and 3 parks. We are within walking distance to the middle of the city and 2 blocks to Memorial Hospital.
You will feel as if you are on grandmother's large front porch with wicker furniture for relaxing! Have lunch here or enjoy wine at the end of the day.
You will have the entire second floor (1300 sq. feet) with an updated kitchen, newly remodeled bathroom and a large private 6-person hot tub. There is a large covered patio (17'x20') with a built-in outdoor kitchen (grill, refrigerator, sink) and a private garden in the back yard for your use.
We offer 3 bedrooms, 2 with queen beds and one with a trundle bed. In the living room is a leather queen sleeper sofa if needed. Additionally, you will have free Wi-Fi in all areas on the premises (most people can connect but not all), hardwood floors with Persian style carpets, some antiques, a fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, formal dining room, a comfortable living room with work desk and telephone.
There are 2 private entrances, a small deck with patio table and chairs just out the back door, stereo system with CD and Bose speakers, digital cable TV, VCR, DVD, and lighted off-street parking for 1-2 cars (other cars can park on the street in front of the house). Also available is a high chair, pack n play and booster seat. This is 1300 square feet of very usable and comfortable living space.
We have smoke and carbon monoxide detectors installed for your safety. Recycling bins are at your back door.
You will be downtown in Colorado Springs where you will find restaurants to fit any budget along with museums, bars, libraries, the Fine Art Center, the Pikes Peak Center, Colorado College, a lake, a swimming pool, ice skating, several parks, bike paths,shopping, the National Firefighters Memorial, the United States Olympic Center and art galleries. You will be within 1 hour of a private hot springs.
The house is 10 minutes away from the famous 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel, 12 minutes away from Manitou Springs, 8 minutes from Old Colorado City, 5 minutes from Colorado College, 12 minutes from Garden of the Gods, 15 minutes away from the Air Force Academy, One hour away from Cripple Creek, 1 hour away from Denver and 15 minutes from the Colorado Springs Airport. Stay with us for a few days, a week, a month or more. Please make yourself at home!
1st MORNING BREAKFAST INCLUDED: do-it-yourself eggs, butter, fresh muffins, juice, coffee, tea.
50% due at the time of reservations with the other half due 30 days before arrival.
20% DISCOUNTED RATE FOR RESERVATIONS MADE WITHIN 10 DAYS of ARRIVAL.
Cancellation Policy: 100% refund (minus $75.00 processing fee) if cancellation is made 90 days or more prior to reservation date. 50% refund if cancellation is made 30-89 days prior to reservation date. No refund with cancellation 29 days or less prior to reservation date unless we re-book the dates.
We are Patrick and Jackie and the photo is from 2000 when we visited Turkey. We've traveled much and have lived in several other countries and we love providing a comfortable place to stay for fellow travelers. This vacation rental was first opened in June 2007.
We really enjoy living downtown in Colorado Springs...the old houses, large trees, great neighborhoods and the proximity to museums, restaurants, theater, symphony, parks, movies, etc. Walking the old neighborhoods is wonderful and the large front porch is one of the things that first attracted me to the house. In summer it is filled with plants and flowers.
We hope you'll enjoy staying here with the covered patio with outdoor kitchen. In the spring and summer there are fresh herbs that are available for the guests who like to cook. The private hot tub holds 6 people...children love it after a long day of sightseeing. It helps them sleep. Our kitchen is well equipped and receives many compliments as does the comfort of our beds. The back garden is an oasis in the city and is filled with fruit trees, flowers and some vegetables. Each week in spring, summer and fall something new is blooming!
Downtown Colorado Springs...Pikes Peak, Rocky Mountains
Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, cross country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, health/beauty spa, miniature golf
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