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Mountain Thunder Lodge 2BR/2BA Ski-in/Gondola-Out Luxury near Main Street!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible Queen Sofa, 2 Baths, Sleeps 4-6

Our Mountain Thunder Lodge home is one of the most luxurious condos in Breckenridge and at the great location. Nestled in pines only 1 ½ blocks from Main Street (known for its restaurants, shopping and night life), the lodge is SKI-IN and Gondola-OUT. The Gondola Ski Back trail is just out the back door and the BreckConnect Gondola is only 200 yards away. The gondola provides fast and easy access from the condo to the heart of the ski area at the bases of Peak 7 and Peak 8 where you will find on-mountain dining, ski schools, rentals, etc, and several other lifts including the Independence SuperChair, the Rocky Mountain SuperChair and the Colorado Superchair.

Stepping into this impeccable mountain lodge you will be welcomed by a grand entry of slate and log. Just beyond the front desk, a large gathering area tempts you to relax by a massive rock fireplace with several inviting overstuffed sofas and chairs. Your private equipment (ski) locker is just around the corner and a hottub, overlooking the Gondola Ski Back, is just out the back door.

Your suite is only a few steps away by elevator and opens into your lodge-like living area with a balcony to enjoy the gorgeous views, beautiful moss rock fireplace and an open gourmet kitchen with its granite counter tops, slate floor and knotty pine cabinets. The master and guest bedrooms, as well as the two large bathrooms, will greet you with this same warm and well appointed look and feel. Our home is also equipped with free high-speed Internet.

The master bedroom boasts a king-size pillow-top bed while the guest bedroom is furnished with a queen pillow-top bed. Both bedrooms are equipped with cable TV, smart TVs, a DVD player and a ceiling fan.

The the living area is the main entertainment area. Above the moss rock fireplace sits a large flat screen TV with a smart BluRay player and surround sound (capable of streaming music via Bluetooth or mini-jack connections.) The room also converts into a third bedroom with its new sofa-sleeper that makes a very comfy second queen bed. A ceiling fan and air-conditioner are installed for maximum comfort.

The east-facing windows and balcony from this second floor condo provide unobstructed and gorgeous views of historic downtown Breckenridge, the Blue River Valley and the Continental Divide just beyond. As a corner unit, you'll have maximum privacy and quietness along with additional inspiring views to the south.

Although the location of this condo makes it easy to just leave your vehicle parked for days (if you even bring one), the free and private underground parking also makes it easy to use your vehicle. For added convenience, a free and private shuttle picks up at the front door to take you around town. Also, the Summit Stage, a free county wide bus system, stops across the street.

Mountain Thunder Lodge also boasts one of the only outdoor heated swimming pools in the area and is open year 'round! The heated changing rooms and adjacent hottubs make the pool a great play area for all ages. The lodge also has it's own small park with picnic tables, BBQ grills and a playscape for young children. As our guests of Mountain Thunder Lodge, the facilities of One Ski Hill Place (including the indoor pools, theater, and bowling alley) and Crystal Peak Lodge (with its billiards room and steam room) are all available for your use, free of charge.

The entire complex is non-smoking and does not allow pets.

Please see our pricing and calendar, below. Also note the comments from our guests not only from North America, but also from Europe and Australia. Our particular condo unit stands above the rest with its surround sound, ceiling fans in every room, and air-conditioning. We take pride in our mountain home.

Your hosts,

David & Diana

Keywords: Condo, Condominium, Breckenridge, Ski, Ski in, Slopes, Gondola

More Details

Owner
David & Diana Studebaker
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 29, 2017

About David & Diana Studebaker

Hi,

We are David and Diana living in Arvada, Colorado (a suburb of Denver.) We are working parents who have always loved the mountains as a cool summer get away and as a winter break to ski & snowboard with our two daughters. We hope you enjoy our home away from home as much as we do.

David & Diana Studebaker purchased this condo in 2006

Why David & Diana Studebaker chose Breckenridge Area

As you know, there are many ski resorts in Colorado. We chose Breckenridge for our second home / condo investment because we just love the town. Unlike the other “man-made” resorts, Breckenridge is a real town with a real (long) history that you can see when walking Main Street. The town's natural beauty is unsurpassed. Also, unlike most other world-class resorts, this town is very relaxed and unpretentious in feel and prices.

Specifically, we chose Mountain Thunder Lodge for many reasons… Number 1 is the ideal location relative to the Ski Back ski trail, the BreckConnect gondola, and Main Street. Please read more in the condo’s description. Secondly, we love its upscale and well-maintained amenities and conveniences. It is certainly one of the nicest, most popular, and most highly rated condominiums in Breckenridge.

What makes this condo unique

The benefits of Mountain Thunder Lodge are too numerous to list here, but a few of the more obvious benefits to visitors include… In the winter, simply jump on the BreckConnect Gondola across the street for direct access to either Peak 7 or Peak 8. Then ski to your back door at the end of the day (or for lunch) instead of taking a bus, etc. In the summer, just hike or bike from the back door of Mountain Thunder Lodge for gorgeous nature adventures. Regardless of the season, Main Street is an EASY 5 minute walk for dining, shopping and entertainment, and when you return to the condo you have amenities such as 3 hot tubs and an outdoor heated swimming pool to relax with, or just snuggle into the well-appointed residence. Some say, “It’s all good”…, at Mountain Thunder Lodge “It’s all great!”

Guestbook comments from the owner

Welcome. We are fortunate to have recently purchased this new, beautiful Breck condo. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do. Please look over the information in this website and contact us if interested. We look forward to hosting you in our new home away from home. And PLEASE, leave your comments for us and others.



Cheers,



David & Diana

Arvada, CO
Jan 2006
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Amenities

Breckenridge Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • The large master bath contains double vanity sinks, a separate shower/toilet room, and a tub/shower combination. The guest bath contains a single vanity and a tub/shower combination. Three people can shower/bathe simultaneously.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1) In master suite., Queen size Beds (1) In guest bedroom., Baby Cribs (1) A pack-n-play type crib and a highchair/boosterchair are kept in the condo., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A queen size sofa sleeper is in the living area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Sailboat
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This unit includes Hair Dryers, Humidifiers, Fans, Iron with board, Safe, Alarm Clocks, Etc. The Fully Equipped Kitchen includes, a Blender, a Coffee Maker, a crockpot and a Toaster. The property includes a private Playground with picnic tables, a playscape, an Extensive In-house Work-out Facility, Private Ski Lockers, and Bicycle Racks.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(131 traveler reviews)

Mountain Thunder Lodge 2BR/2BA Ski-in/Gondola-Out Luxury near Main Street!
average rating of 4.9694657 based on 132 reviews
Golden, Colorado
5

Fantastic get away

  • 5 of 5

My family couldn't have been happier with this property, its proximity to downtown Breck, and (from my son's perspective) the pool! We had great weather and easy hosts in David and Diane. Thanks a lot!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2009
  • Stayed: Nov 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to post your nice comments. We hope you enjoyed the condo as much as we do. -David & Diana
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
5

Perfect mountain setting, location, hospitality and amenities

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was amazing at this property, the perfect location, and our hosts are incredible! my family is exceptionally happy to have been given the opportunity to stay here! Our experience was everything we asked for and more. We hope to be able to book this place every year in any season! Pictures don't do justice to all the amenities, the property or the property management. Thank you Diana and family for sharing some of the happiness you have enjoyed from owning this property. We look forward to spending time here for years to come.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect location, comfortable and warm. Loved it

  • 5 of 5

We found this home so welcoming and the amenities on target. Comfortable. Great space, and perfect easy location to get on transportation with views. We would stay here again. The owners are professional and easy to book with. They sent us details, suggestions and maps to add to our trips activities in Breckenridge.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for a ski break.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for a ski break. True ski in and the shuttle to the gondola is always available. Walk to town in minutes. Friendly owners we will come back next year

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Condo!

  • 5 of 5

The condo is in a great location close to Main St. where there are great restaurants and stores to shop. We really liked that at the end of the ski day we could ski right to the condo off of Four O'clock run. Hope to rent it again.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful condo in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay-it was the perfect condo, just the right size for our family vacation and the location was great! The grandkids especially loved the pool! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
110 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Train
85 Miles
Denver
Nearest Point of Interest
BreckConnect Gondola
Nearest Point of Interest
Summit Stage Bus Terminal
Nearest Point of Interest
Skyway Ski Trail out the Back Door
Nearest Point of Interest
Main Street
Car: not necessary

Breckenridge has it all!

***Unique Winter Activities include Dog Sledding, Outdoor Skating, Ice Fishing,

***Unique Summer Activities include Fly Fishing (Gold Medal!!!), Championship Golf (5 courses), Alpine Slide, Goldmine Tours, gorgeous parks for Volleyball, Horse-shoes, BBQs, etc.

***Year-round Activities include many Restaurants, Dance Clubs, Out-door Concerts, Festivals, Boutique Shopping and an Outlet Mall with about 100 Shops nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Breckenridge Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Ski
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Off Season Spring
May 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
1 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Summer
Jun 16 2017 - Sep 15 2017
1 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Off Season Fall
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Early Ski (See Notes below)
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
1 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Holidays
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
1 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Prime Ski 2018
Jan 2 2018 - Feb 28 2018
1 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
1 night minimum stay
$450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee. $121
Tax Rate 14.28%

• 3 night minimum stays may be required during busy weeks and most weekends.
• Discounts for long stays (greater than 1 week) or last minute bookings (inside 2 weeks) may be available. Email or call for a specific quote.
• Until confirmed, rates may vary without notice.
• During Early Ski Season, the Gondola Ski-back Trail behind the Lodge may not be open. Our shuttle service and the gondola will be available to return to the condo after skiing.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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