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Colorado Mountain Paradise-newly Constructed On 3 Sunny Acres

Tamara Taggart

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Tamara Taggart

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2015
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Colorado Mountain Paradise-newly Constructed On 3 Sunny Acres

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

Alma Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 10-12)

This gorgeous custom log home just completed construction as of January 1, 2013. The beautiful slate floors, high vaulted ceilings, large windows, and state-of-the-art kitchen are just some of the high quality features. The great room has two-story windows to gaze at the white-capped mountains, stars, and beautiful views. The open concept of the great room, kitchen, dining area, and breakfast counter with a big screen LCD TV/DVD player makes this an ideal area for entertaining. Keep your car inside the attached 2-car garage for easy access in and out of the cabin. The home is tastefully decorated with Southwest décor, log accents and a pellet stove for warmth after that long day of skiing. The cabin is situated on the sunny side of Glacier Ridge so that you have views from every window in the home. The large wrap-around deck affords views of Colorado’s well known Fourteeners Lincoln, Bross and Democrat amongst the beautiful aspen, pine and massive blue sky of San Isabel National Forest. The Master Bedroom has a private balcony, queen bed and dressers, luxurious bath with rain shower head and big screen TV. Attached is the master loft with full length windows, couch with queen bed, sitting chairs, tables, desk, and telescope to view the crystal clear starry nights and mountain range. The main floor bedroom has a queen bed, dresser, and windows admiring the views both west and east. The third bedroom located on the lower level has a bunk bed with a Full Size top & bottom mattress and is a great set-up for kids! All of the rooms are tastefully decorated with plenty of room and comfort for the entire family including the dog. The game room features a foos-ball table, bumper pool table and comfortable black leather sectional couch for an evening of fun. The roads are county maintained but 4-wheel drive is highly recommended due to the weather conditions in this area. If you enjoy ATVing or snowmobiling, rentals and information are available from Fairplay to Breckenridge. Interested in snow skiing or snowshoeing? You can be on the slopes of Breckenridge Resort within 20 minutes or for a full day of skiing into the night, head on over to Keystone Resort. Copper Mountain and Vail Resorts are also another option that is easily accessible. There are several world-class fishing areas including Antero Reservoir, Spinney Reservoir, Eleven Mile Reservoir, and the Platte River. Thanks to our central location, you can take advantage of Colorado’s great outdoor activities, year round.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Tamara Taggart (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2015

About Tamara Taggart

Meet our family; 4 generations of outdoor enthusiasts that snow ski, snowboard, water ski, mountain climb (accomplishing all 54 Fourteeners), white water rafting, snow shoeing, snowmobiling, ATVing, 4-Wheeling, fishing, skating, biking, and the list goes on and on. As a family growing up in Colorado, the activities are as endless as the terrain and beauty. 365 days of family fun!

Tamara Taggart purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Tamara Taggart chose Alma

As a vacation property, there is no comparison. Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall there is always something for everyone or just sit back and enjoy the tranquility of your beautiful surroundings.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 19 traveler reviews

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Colorado Mountain Paradise-newly Constructed On 3 Sunny Acres
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
5

perfect

  • 5 of 5

Clean beautiful and just as described

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Great location, beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

Our entire family spent Christmas in this beautiful cabin and it made for a memorable time. It was difficult to leave the gorgeous surroundings! We loved how the front windows gave us an incredible view of the mountains... With the cold weather, we were able to enjoy the snowcapped peaks from indoors. The owners were wonderful to work with. Would definitely recommend this cabin as a relaxing and beautiful getaway.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Joslynne & Family, It was a pleasure working with you. Marc and I are so happy that you enjoyed your Christmas holiday in our cabin. Feel free to call us anytime for future reservations. Happy New Year to you all!
Massachusetts
5

Exceptional stay with a stunning view

  • 5 of 5

We had a small high school reunion and traveled out here with eight adults, and there was plenty of room for all of us. The house is a sleek, modern log cabin with all the essential amenities (Stove, dishwasher, washer/dryer, and of course coffee maker.) The pictures of the view from the windows and porch do not do it justice. There is a neighbor next door but they cannot directly see the porch and are far enough away not to be a bother. We all stayed for the weekend very comfortably, and the only change would be better weather so we could see the stars at night. 10 out of 10 would stay here again

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chris and Family, Thank you for the quick, positive review AND for taking such great care of our mountain home!! I couldn't even tell that someone stayed, let alone 8 - oh and appreciate you leaving the left overs for our enjoyment :-) It makes us happy to hear that you had a wonderful time & the cabin worked well for your family. Please come back and visit again, you are always welcome!! The Taggarts'
Woodstock, GA
5

Great house in a great area!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I (2 daughters, son-in-law, husband) enjoyed ourselves immensely during our stay at this home in Alma, CO. Well-appointed and room for everyone; the hummingbirds provide lots of entertainment for us! Remote area but within driving distance of some awesome places. Lots to do in the area from hiking to visiting Breckenridge, Leadville, Buena Vista. We would recommend to anyone considering a family vacation to this area of Colorado!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you enjoyed the cabin. The hummingbirds have been spectacular this year!! Hope to see you again. Marc & Tami
Oklahoma City, OK
5

GREAT PLACE TO STAY - WE WILL BOOK AGAIN!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent our 15th wedding anniversary at the cabin. Our goal was to go somewhere remote and do nothing but relax and enjoy a view. This cabin provided exactly what we were looking for. We really liked the fact that we were very close to Breckenridge yet not in the "busyness" of Breckenrigde. Enjoyed the hummingbirds! We had to make our own recipe batch to fill the feeders because there were so many of them! We will be back! ...and thank you for the bag of ice and extra ice trays, Tami...that was thoughtful!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Again, Happy 15th Anniversary!! We're so glad that you enjoyed your anniversary at our cabin and look forward to having you again. No problem on the ice trays, I was happy to accommodate your needs and nothing is better than fresh ice tea on the deck while you watch the sunset!! Hope to see you both for your 16th if not sooner. :-) Marc & Tami
Kentucky
4

Gary Young

  • 4 of 5

Great Cabin, very quite place. all the nicest decor and plenty of room.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Gary for your review. Marc and I are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future!! Have a great summer!!

Map

Nearest Airport
113 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.7 Miles
South Park Saloon
Nearest Golf
22 Miles
Breckenridge Gold Club
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Highway 9
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
South Park Saloon
Nearest Ski
19 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: recommended

Fairplay and Alma are the activity center of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and is often referred to as the Base Camp for all activities some of which include skiing, snowboarding, hiking, mountain climbing, snow-shoeing, horseback riding, ice climbing, fishing, hunting, rafting, snow-mobiling, 4-wheeling, ATVing, mine exploring, canoeing, kayaking, and much, much more. If you can think of an outdoor activity, you're staying in the right place. Enjoy this newly constructed cabin during any season of the year. The access is easy and directly off of Hwy. 9 and 4-wheel drive is not a necessity but is recommended in the winter months. You can find all of these activities within minutes of our home:

* San Isabel & Pike National Forest...Montgomery Reservoir, Lincoln Falls, climb/hike 14ers (Lincoln, Bross, Democrat, Quandry are within 10 miles) ice climb, ski, snowboard, and some of the best snow-shoeing and 4-wheeling in Colorado

* Breckenridge ... ski, snowboard, snowmobile, fish, boat, golf, snow tube park, cross country ski - 19 miles N (Keystone, Copper Mountain, and Vail resorts just a little further - you pick and choose)

* Fishing/Hunting...Gold Medal/Blue Ribbon Fishing, 5 area lakes, South Platte River walking distance from our cabin, Colorado's Top Quality Hunting area for Elk, Deer, Bighorn Sheep, Water Fowl, and more

* Alma...The Highest Incorporated City in the USA - 2 miles N

* Fairplay...Fairplay Historic Mining Town, South Park Recreation Center - 4 miles SE

* Como Historic Railroad District - Built in 1879 - 10 miles NE

* Silverthorne...Factory Outlet Shops, sail, fish, ice fish, Lake Dillon - 32 miles N

* Buena Vista...Hot Springs, fish, raft the Arkansas River - 37.8 Miles SW

* Colorado Springs…Air Force Academy, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, World Arena Event Center - 87 miles SE

* Cripple Creek...Casinos, gambling, gold mining - 71 miles SE

* Salida ... fish, hike, jeep trails, raft – 57 Miles SW

* Denver ... shopping, theaters, sports, amusement parks - 90 miles NE

* Canon City...home of the Royal Gorge – 80 miles SE

* Manitou Springs...Cave of the Winds, Cliff Dwellings, Museum, Pikes Peak – 82 miles SE

* Woodland Park...The North Pole (home of Santa's Workshop & amusement rides), shops, Dinosaur Museum - 68 Miles SE

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Rates & Availability

From $250 Per night

Alma Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,575
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $89
Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning Fee $125
Tax Rate 6.9%
Notes RATES DISCOUNT ON 3RD NIGHT TO $225/NIGHT; 4th-6th Night $210; 7 Nights or Longer $200/DAY!!
Renter must be 25 years or older and email a copy of photo I.D prior to reserving the property
Cleaning Fee based on 4 hours cleaning (including laundry); anything over 4 hours will be deducted from Security Deposit.

Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Alma Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Rainhead shower, double sinks, roomy
    Main Floor Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Lower Level Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Suite - 1 queen , Spacious with private balcony, master bath, walk-in closet
    Main Floor Bedroom - 1 queen
    Lower Level Bedroom - 1 bunk bed , Full Size Mattress Top & Bottom, Sleeps 4
    Upstairs Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sofa sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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