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Luxury Lakeview Condo

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR, 1.5 BA, Sleeps 4 adults and 2 children maximum

Welcome to our condo in the woods - though it's a condo, our guests often comment once they step inside they think they're in a cozy cabin. We're on 40 secluded, wooded acres on a ridge above town and the lakes. Looking for water views? Our deck affords expansive views of Shadow Mountain Reservoir, Mount Baldy and the snow capped mountain ranges. The 'townhome' style of our complex means we are in separate, staggered buildings, providing windows on three sides and plenty of trees, mountains and water to gaze upon. Enjoy the quiet of our park-like setting with the convenience of town within easy reach on foot or by bicycle. The gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park is just one mile from our door. We are on an 'elk run' and in the fall they bugle just below us. Other times of year expect to see bear and fox. Distinctively decorated, our condo has been completely remodeled down to the rafters. Our guests describe our property as 'cozy' and 'romantic.' Luxury amenities abound.


Owner
Katie Harberg
Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About Katie Harberg

Your hosts - Rob and Katie. We live in Boulder, Colorado and enjoy Grand Lake where we love to cook leisurely meals and enjoy a glass of wine watching the sunset over Grand Lake and Mount Baldy - all this after a day of hiking or fishing!

Katie Harberg purchased this condo in 2003

Why Katie Harberg chose Grand Lake

We fell in love with the views from our deck, and our guests have too! The million dollar setting prompted us to gut the interior and create the vacation rental we had always tried to find - rustic, but with great linens, towels and kitchen equipment.

What makes this condo unique

Quiet, park-like setting on 40 private acres with views in all directions and abundant wildlife viewing, yet very close to town. Charming interior décor with all the comforts of home, and did we mention the views over the lake!?

Amenities

Grand Lake Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Homeowner Association rules for our complex must be strictly adhered to. These rules are posted in the condo.
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sink
    Bathroom - toilet , Sink
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size fold out sleeper sofa
  • Master bedroom includes private 1/2 bath, large clothes closet and armoire with flat screen TV
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Luxury Lakeview Condo
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews
Chicago, IL
5

Great condo - great location - great views!

  • 5 of 5

First, if you're not familiar with Grand Lake, do yourself a favor and stay here vs. Estes Park. Unless you like Taffy shops, then stay in Estes Park.

The condo is great. The best part is the view from the deck, which the pictures online do not do justice. We had our morning coffee out there almost every day and my daughter enjoyed sitting out there as much as she could. The owners are very responsive and we received a package of information that was the best/most helpful from any HomeAway stay we've done over the years. The condo is in great shape on the inside, tastefully decorated, and has EVERYTHING you'd need - even an awesome Rowenta iron (I appreciate good irons) and a bluetooth hookup for the speaker. You never had to go looking for anything, the kitchen has everything, the gas grill worked perfectly. The beds are super comfortable. There were plenty of towels/linens. We did not use the washer or dryer save when we left, but it was great to have. There is plenty of parking and they have a convenient location compared to the town. The Condo is not huge, I'd not recommend more than 4 people. There is room to sleep more, but it would be a little tight. There are a lot of decorative pillows - so be ready to step around pillows in the morning when you're getting out of bed. :) We'd recommend this condo and this owner to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your comments on our condo. We put a lot of effort into the details you mention and we appreciate that you recognized them in your review. We strive to create the vacation getaway that we desire when we travel. A word about the deck views - they are indeed extraordinary and we love them too. Our favorite thing to do is enjoy a glass of wine on the deck in the summer and watch the sunset over the lake and Mount Baldy gradually turn all sorts of shades of pink :) Grand Lake has such an authentic brand - we're very glad you enjoyed the area as much as we do.
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5

Great place with a great view

  • 5 of 5

The owners did a really good job of decorating and creating a really good atmosphere inside the unit. You really can’t beat the view from the deck. Had a really good time here.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. The property was exactly as advertised and couldn't have been better. Great views all around. Grand Lake and RMNP were nice and quiet. A great time of year to visit.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy cabin perfect for our wintry weekend

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was everything we hoped for! The instructions were clear to follow and the cabin was so well stocked, anticipating our every need. I really appreciated how well the roads and parking area were plowed for our snowy vacation. Early morning views out onto the lake were spectacular and the stars at night were not to be missed! It was wonderful to be so close to Rocky Mountain National Park and get some snowshoeing in after renting from Never Summer Mountain in downtown Grand Lake. Thanks!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lee's Summit, MO
5

AMAZING Favorite Place Ever!

  • 5 of 5

Could not say anything bad about our stay here! Every detail was on point and was simply amazing. We loved everything about our stay! Comfortable beds, loved the fireplace and the kitchen had everything we needed! I am usually disappointed with water pressure in showers and scratchy sheets - but this condo had a lovely shower with great pressure and soft and cozy bed linens! We would love to return! Thank you so much for making our stay special! The view was outstanding and the sunsets were to die for. Great location - quiet and pretty easy to get in and out of. Love - Love - Love. Thanks so much for having such a great place for people to stay!!

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this thoughtful review! The details you mention are also important to my husband and I when we travel and we are delighted when we can find them in a vacation rental rather than an expensive hotel room. It's so nice to hear from a guests that our efforts are appreciated. We import our experiences in boutique small hotels and inns from the U.S. and Europe to our place in Grand Lake, all in an effort to make a hard-earned getaway just a little more special for us and our valued guests.
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Boulder, CO
5

This place is a gem

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time we've visited this lovely property. We were able to create our whole Thanksgiving meal with all of the equipment in the kitchen. There were lots of nice-to-have staples in the kitchen including flour, ketchup, sugar, coffee, etc. We didn't use any as we had brought everything for our meal, but was great to see a place so well stocked.

The view is lovely and the whole place is super cozy with the fireplace, comfy chairs, very nice bedding, etc. Definately recommend this to friends and family!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
129 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Golf
1.2 Miles
Grand Lake Golf Course
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Ski Grandby Ranch
Car: necessary

Located on a ridge overlooking the Town of Grand Lake to the east. The west entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park is only 2 miles north (only 1/2 mile to the boundary of the Park) and the Grand Lake Golf Course and tennis courts are 1 mile west.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

3 night minimum all seasons. Summer rates $170 - $185, higher rates - July 4 Holiday. Winter rates (mid October to late May) $155 - $170 - excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Holiday Season, Martin Luther King Day and President's Day Holidays and spring break weeks in March. Late spring and fall colors - $160 - $175. $75 cleaning fee and 11.0% tax. Extra person charge of $10 for children under 12 years and $20 for children over 12 years for parties of more than four people, no more than 4 adults.

Restrictions: No pets, no smoking. If it is determined that these restrictions are violated the damage/excessive cleaning deposit will be forfeited.

Condominium Rules: Homeowner Association rules for our complex must be strictly adhered to. These rules are posted in the condo and will also be mailed to you with your welcome packet.

Number of People: The number of people staying overnight in the property shall be limited to the number agreed to as set forth above.

Arrival and Departure Time: Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is before 11:00 am. If you would like an earlier check-in or check-out, please call us the day before and we will accommodate you if no other guests are arriving or leaving the day of your departure or arrival.

Keys and Directions: A welcome packet will be e-mailed to you two weeks prior to your stay including the key and directions to the property, a checklist for arrival and departure, local contact information, a list of activities and resources in and around Grand Lake and other useful information for your stay.

Termination: The owners reserve the right to terminate this agreement and require the renters to vacate the property immediately if the property is being used for unlawful purposes or for any violation of the terms of the agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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