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Charming Duckpond Cottage, Your Getaway in Gunnison!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This is a charming, fully equipped home,two queen bedrooms, two full baths, and a sleeping loft (ladder access). Just bring your clothes, fishing rod and expectations, you won't be disappointed. Located within sight of the Gunnison National Forest and West Elk Wilderness. Close enough to town to be convenient but far enough out to give you the peace you deserve.

Summer gives you hiking, biking and wildflowers, fall for hunting and winter for skiing and Snowmobiling. Gunnison has it all, except for the crowds. This is what a mountain vacation is supposed to be about! We live on the same piece of property (in a separate house, of course) and are happy to be as much a part of your visit, or as little, as you want. If it's advice on what pass to ride on your motorcycle,or which fly to use, just ask. This is the vacation you will talk about!

Please note, we DO NOT allow smoking OF ANY KIND on the property, this includes marijuana, whether medicinal or recreational.

Keywords: House,vacation, fishing, rental, Gunnison, Taylor Canyon, Taylor River, Crested Butte, motorcycle, motorcycling, rafting, camping, 4 wheeling, photography

More Details

Owner
Lee Connally
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2017

Amenities

Gunnison House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Charming Duckpond Cottage, Your Getaway in Gunnison!
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Central Texas
5

All You Need for a Quiet, Relaxing Escape

  • 5 of 5

The property title says it all - Charming Duckpond Cottage! This is a clean, well-equipped, cozy cottage with a great gas fireplace, comfortable furniture, and a comfortable bed (slept in master). The cottage is set back from the main house and private. Access is via an electric gate, for which you get your own remote. The ducks, geese, and Alpacas on the property were great entertainment and were quiet; no early morning wake up calls. Doug was a gracious host (Lee was out of town) and stopped by to make sure everything was in order and to give us suggestions for places to visit and restaurants. Garlic Mike's is just down the road towards town and lived up to its excellent on-line reviews. Wonderful food and great service. We would definitely stay here again when in Gunnison. Thanks Doug!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tulsa, OK
5

Our visit to the Charming Duckpond Cottage in Gunnison, CO.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week's stay in Gunnison. The cottage had all the amenities you could have asked for. By the time we got all of our personal items put away, we felt like we were home. The property was clean and very well maintained.

The owners, Doug and Lee were extremely helpful. If you needed information regarding the area, or if you just wanted to visit with them, they were there to help.

We plan on going back to the area again next year. Thanks to Doug and Lee for providing such a lovely home, so we could really have a fun and a relaxing vacation. - The Baker's

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. George, Utah
5

Wonderful month

  • 5 of 5

We are just finishing up our month in Gunnison. I cannot say enough nice things about our house and the owners, Doug and Lee. The house was very clean on arrival and everything we needed was furnished. We had a great time watching the ducks on the pond. The hiking and wildflowers here in July are fantastic. We enjoyed our time here so much that we have already reserved the house for next July.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bedford, England
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

Thank you to Lee and Doug for a memorable stay and their wonderful hospitality. The cottage is perfect, nicely decorated and homely,in a tranquil setting, yet close to Gunnison and in a great position to explore the area. We hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2007
  • Stayed: Oct 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for visiting, hope to see you folks again soon. Doug and Lee
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St. Louis, Missouri
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

My Dad and I planned a fishing trip to the Gunnison area and picked the perfect house and location. This house is right in the middle of three trout fishing rivers and surrounded by numerous streams and creeks. In addition, the house has all the amenities imaginable, and is very clean. We will hope to return.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2004
  • Stayed: Aug 2004
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks David, glad you folks had a good time, hope to see you and your Dad again. Doug and Lee
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Austin, Texas
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

We just returned to Texas from ten

days in Gunnison. The house is

terrific. Convenient to hiking, rafting,

fishing, and the surrounding towns.

Comfortable and pleasant. Doug and

Lee are accomodating and never

intrusive. The sleeping loft is large,

the bedrooms small and adequate.

The best Colorado rental we've had

in twenty years.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2004
  • Stayed: Jul 2004
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
GUC
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
DOS RIOS
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
GARLIC MIKES
Nearest Ski
28 Miles
MT CRESTED BUTTE
Car: necessary

We are located 3 miles north of Gunnison, right off of Highway 135. Easy access to Crested Butte, Almont, Taylor Canyon and Gunnison.

There is a gate across our driveway, please contact us prior to arrival for entry instructions.

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Rates & Availability

Gunnison House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$175
$875
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING $75

PRICING IS BASED ON FOUR GUESTS. ADDITIONAL GUESTS ARE $20 PER NIGHT PER PERSON WITH A MAXIMUM OF SIX GUESTS. ADDITIONAL CLEANING FEES MAY APPLY. WE DO NOT ALLOW PETS OR SMOKING OF ANY TYPE IN OR ON THE PROPERTY.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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