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Beautiful Romantic Secluded Cabin on the Colorado River

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Originally built in 1925 in the Never Summer Wilderness area, this authentic log cabin was moved to its present location on 10 beautiful acres 25 ft off the Colorado River in 1970. The cabin itself has been updated with remodeled bathrooms and kitchen, but decorated to keep its original charm. High speed internet and DirectTV HD are available. If you would like to enjoy a genuine cabin experience with your family, or with another couple, this place is ideal.

The second bedroom is completely separate from the main cabin for lots of privacy. A covered deck creates an additional outdoor room to enjoy the river and wildlife. (moose come frequently to munch on the willows by the river) or a cookout on the grill.

New 10x12 bunkhouse for additional couple or ideal for kids! Bunk bed, TV, internet, very charming. Inquire for pictures. 99/nt

Pets available for a small one time fee. Additional charges will apply unless prior arrangements made. Pls inquire. Check in time 4pm Check out 11am.

Shadow Mountain Lake is right across the road, Rocky Mountain National Park and the charming town of Grand Lake with its wonderful restaurants are 2 miles up the highway Firewood can be purchased at City Market in Granby, CO or the Circle D store in Grand Lake, CO, Please come and enjoy!

Keywords: 1925 Cabin, grandlake, co, rustic, charming, secluded, acreage, scenic, scenery, moose, trees, river, colorado river

More Details

Owner
Michael Carter
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

Amenities

Grand Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • River
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Oversized bathroom in bedroom 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1) in Main Cabin living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful Romantic Secluded Cabin on the Colorado River
average rating of 4.837607 based on 117 reviews
Huntsville,Texas
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Our family recently returned home from a wonderful week long stay at this cabin. Michael was so nice to work with, everything was as described, and we couldn't have been happier with our choice of rental or location. The cabin was clean and we felt right a home from the moment we entered the doors. The town of Grand Lake was charming and we loved the putt putt golf on the board walk. It was great to be centrally located for hikes into the Rocky Mountain National Park and the Arapaho National Forest. We set one day aside for shopping in Estes Park, and another day for boating and fishing on both Shadow Mountain Lake and Grand Lake. Of course no matter what we did each day, we would return home every evening and fish in the river as the sun set or maybe just watch the resident river otters at play. The roar of the river was so peaceful and the perfect way to relax at the end of each day. The weather was excellent and that combined with the perfect cabin, perfect host, and perfect location made it severly hard to want to come back to our home state of Texas.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely in every way

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, private setting right on the river. Spotless, with all the amenities one needs. Two bedrooms are on either end of the cabin offering both couples privacy. Convenient location. Comfortable beds. All around, absolutely lovely.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great secluded, but accessible place

  • 5 of 5

It was a comfortable and yet not quite like home. It was exactly what we were looking for. The proximity to the river was amazing. I would strongly recommend it. A few touches like blinds repair would make it exceptional.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prairie Village, Kansas
5

What a dream! Relaxing no matter the weather! Cozy up to the Colorado River friends!

  • 5 of 5

This was such a great week for us. The week before Memorial Day is still iffy weather-wise, so we experienced it all...rain, clouds, full out snowfall, temperatures in the upper 20's, sunny days in the 60's and we didn't care because we had the rushing sound of the Colorado river right outside the double doors of the kitchen that we listened to and let all our stress just melt away.

This is the perfect place to totally decompress. Even if you got snowed in and couldn't explore anywhere else, you'd be fine. BUT, we were able to explore! Grand Lake was charming and fun - the town had some great eateries and cute shops. We were able to go partially through the Rocky Mountain National Park by driving as far as we could on either side until we hit the road blocks due to the snow still too thick to pass. That was okay. The mountains we did see were breath-taking and boy, did we see moose! The day before we left, we saw 8 of them and as a parting gift, a younger one, right on the property peeked out at us from about 100 feet or so. We also became acquainted with a new favorite animal, the yellow bellied marmots who sunned themselves on the rocks just outside the main drag of Grand Lake. We also saw a gray fox, some osprey, we know a bear got in the trash several times down the road, antelope, elk to name a few creatures of the wild.

The cabin was generously stocked with cooking and kitchen items. Linens, towels, toiletries, cleaning supplies all available. We brought our own groceries and there were plenty of basic spices and oil to work with to cook breakfast and dinner and the appliances worked fine.

The fire pit was AMAZING. We got a great fire going and it was grand being under the stars with blankets around us and hearing the roar of the river. Just unbelievable. The cabin is unique and you won't be sorry no matter what time of year you go and Michael is great to talk to and very helpful should you need anything! Thanks for the great time and we're already thinking about returning in September. We've already told someone about your place but don't want to publicize it too much or the price will go up! Thanks again for your hospitality, just can't say enough....

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Colorado Springs
5

Amazing 2 night stay

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is awesome, only down side WiFi is slim shady. But that's expected being in the mountains. We didn't mind, wasn't in Grand lake to sit around on computers

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot for our honeymoon! The river was breathtaking and our cabin was great. Grand Lake is beautiful and the people are very friendly and helpful! We will definitely be coming back and bringing​ our kids next time!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Denver Int'l Airport
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Highway 34 and 40
Nearest Point of Interest
Rocky Mountain National Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Hot Sulphur Springs
Nearest Point of Interest
City Market
Car: necessary

Hot Sulfer Springs is 25 miles away. Nice facility with personalized size pools at different temperatures.

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Rates & Availability

Grand Lake Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$269
From
$289
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$269
From
$349
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$199
From
$229
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$149
From
$169
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $29 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$269
From
$349
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Fall
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$289
From
$349
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $69 per night, per additional guest
 
New Years
Dec 27 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$289
From
$349
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $69 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
Jul 5 2018 - Sep 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$279
From
$299
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $49 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $30
Cleaning Fee $130 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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