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Private Mountain Retreat in a Spectacular Setting, Guest House also available

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights


Ridgway House Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 9 in Main House 3 BR, 2 Full Bath, Sleep 2 in Guest House 1 BR, 1Bath

A beautiful mountain home situated on 48 acres. Elegant and rustic, this is a unique home in a unique setting. Main House and Guest House can be rented together or separately. Perfect for the couple or family who wants the beauty and solitude of a retreat, but who also want easy excess to the amenities Ouray and Telluride have to offer. This is a real get-away with spectacular views, abundant wildlife and the peace and quiet of the country. Experience the most dramatic scenery and feelings of tranquility that the rugged Colorado Rockies have to offer. This area indulges you in the finest golfing, fishing, boating, cultural activities, summer and winter Festivals.

The destination resort of Telluride is 30 minutes away, where there are ample activities to choose from... gourmet dining, theater as well as world classical music and film festivals.The hot springs, swimming pool, and jeep trails of Ouray are also nearby, about ten minutes away.

Guest House: On the property there is a separate guest house which can be rented for $750.00 per week. It has a queen size bed with its own fire place, bathroom, refrigerator, sofa and deck with wonderful views.

A minimum stay of seven days

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner


Thank you for letting us stay in your BEAUTIFUL home in Ridgeway. We had a wonderful time, as did the dogs. We’ve decided that it is now our favorite home for vacationing in Colorado. We will definitely be planning another vacation.

Thanks again,

May 2014
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Private Mountain Retreat in a Spectacular Setting, Guest House also available
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Mountain Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is pretty perfect in every aspect. We stayed for two weeks and loved it. There is endless things to do and the scenery is amazing. Our dogs absolutely loved running in the huge yard...chasing chipmunks! (too fast for dogs though). The cabin itself is great, nice, roomy, homey and cozy. Perfectly located nestled right up to the mountain it's conveniently close to both Ouray and Ridgway which are both great towns. We enjoyed relaxing in the evening outside watching the sunset shine on the mountains across the valley after long days of hiking, jeeping, kayaking, etc. The Mountains in this area are awesome and IMO are the most impressive in Colorado. Telluride is also a very easy and beautiful short drive away (~45 min), which was great also. We went over there a few times and hiked, shopped, ate, drank and hung out. Ouray is one of the coolest little mountain towns you'll ever visit and 4th of July there was a lot of fun. Sad we had to leave but we will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a wonderful stay in Terry's beautiful home. The location is absolutely perfect. Tucked up against the mountainside overlooking a gorgeous valley. Secluded yet very close to both Ouray and Ridgeway.

The home is perfect. One that makes you feel at home with every convenience and comfort you could want. The kitchen is great for preparing meals for two or ten. The living areas are roomy yet cozy. Coming home after a round of golf or a long mountain hike and soaking in the hot tub brought each day to a magical end.

We did not rent the guest house but did take a peek while we were there. It is really special too. A great deck with a spectacular view.

Terry is a wonderful property owner. Very easy to work with. Low key yet always available via phone/email for any questions.

HIGHLY recommend a stay! Thank you again Terry for everything. We will be back! :)

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Dallas, TX

Wonderful Home in a Picture Perfect Setting

  • 5 of 5

This house is wonderful with spectacular views. Has great cozy sitting areas to gather. Enjoyed my morning coffee with amazing views and a beautiful deer that would visit. The house is equipped with everything you could need. Fabulous kitchen and grill for family dinners. Your close enough to town for shopping, dinning and nightly ice cream. Yet far enough to truly appreciate the mountains. Terry is easy to work with and low key but helpful. We appreciate that he opens his home for others to enjoy.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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Mountain Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Terry's beautiful mountain home for a week in August along with our sheepdog, Steve. The house is tucked into the mountains with stunning views of the surrounding country. Every morning we would sit on the terrace with our coffee and gaze over the meadow. The house is generously equipped with a gourmet kitchen, cozy woodburning stove, and oversized comfy furniture. The bed in the master suite was extremely comfortable, and we would leave the balcony door open each night and enjoy the mountain breezes. I spent an hour each day in Terry's study which has a computer with internet access. It didn't even feel like "work" as I answered emails and embraced the majestic mountain views. I also enjoyed several soaks in the oversized jacuzzi adjacent to the master suite. The shower had awesome water pressure. There are books and movies galore to be enjoyed by Terry's guests. Bill and I felt like we were honored guests rather than "rentors." We particularly enjoyed seeing the wildlife including deer and many varieties of birds. There are beautiful trails to hike, and Terry's home is situated just a few minutes from the quaint town of Ouray. We can't wait to return next summer! Susan and Bill Collier

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
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Austin, TX


  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this wonderful house. The house sits on about an acre of plush mountain grass overlooking the valley between Ridgway (2 miles north) and Ouray (8 miles) south. The inside of the house is wonderfully cozy and full of very nice warm touches that show the owner cares the place and loves it too. The 30 foot ceiling in the main room makes nice area for visiting with family after a long day of sightseeing, and the kids love the media room and the computer area. The wifi worked great and fast, which was important to me since I had to do a bit of work while there. The jacuzzi felt great in the evening and early morning. The owner was great to work with from beginning to end -- you get the sense he wants you to enjoy his nice house as much as he does. The house was clean and everything in the ad was the way it was. Enjoy, but don't step on the dates I want it next year! ;-)

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Colorado at its very best

  • 5 of 5

An absolutely beautiful property, this home is clearly well-loved and cared for. With its abundance of view windows, the well kept grounds, the abundance of wildlife (we saw the deer leap the fence), the feeling of safe areas for children to explore, and the tasteful interior style and western decor, this comfortable home was well worth the drive from California. It is also close to Montrose airport and not that far from Grand Junction airport. We felt privileged to be able to stay and enjoy this great home for a week, and look forward to coming back. Close enough to Ouray with its hot springs and also the Ridgway cutoff to Telluride and the incredible beauty of Southwest Colorado, we had the privacy and relaxation never to be found in a busy hotel. The pictures and descriptions were very accurate. We recommend this to anyone. The owner provided great service and was always available by phone or e-mail.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Montrose--- Telluride
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Car: necessary

Experience the most dramatic scenery and feelings of tranquility that the rugged Colorado Rockies have to offer. Take in the exciting views while you travel along the private ranch of Ralph Lauren and see the sites of wild deer and elk along the San Miguel River. Rent a jeep and take the many jeep trails that cross through the ten thousand foot mountain peaks. Go fly fishing in the many gold medal streams The true place to 'stop the chatter'.


Rates & Availability

Ridgway House Rental Rates

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100

$700.00 security deposit
$2000.00 per week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Ridgway House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • fax
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Loft bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Leather couch in game room opens into a queen bed.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
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