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Linda

Member since: 2003
Speaks: english

The Pines- Luxury home with Spectacular Mountain views

20 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

Durango House Rental Photos and Description

3br 2 full bth, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 10

Why not rent our 'home away from home' for your vacation? Our townhouse offer 2,100 square feet of living space and it's custom decorated in southwest charm. Special features include cathedral ceilings throughout, and every convenience for your comfort.

The townhouses are located on a quiet cul-de-sac off Highway 550N -- just ten miles from Durango, with fantastic mountain views backing up to the San Juan National Forest. Watch the Durango-Silverton Narrow Gauge Train chug up the hill behind the house, and wave to the conductor from the master bedroom private deck or the patio with gas grill below. Enjoy local wildlife in our private yard.

We provide everything you'll need, right down to spices, coolers, and a coffee bean grinder. This is a great rental for family reunions, weddings, or just getting together with friends.

Durango makes a great home base from which to visit numerous area sites and to enjoy the great outdoors.

We are in the beautiful Animas Valley with hiking, biking, horseback riding, rodeos, hot springs, snowmobiling, and skiing just minutes from your doorstep.

We can fill you in on all the local favorites, so what are you waiting for? Give us a call and plan your special vacation.

A $200.00 security deposit is due within 10 days of reservation (by check). Security deposit is over and above the rent amount. Total rent amount is due 30 days before check-in. Reservations made less than 30 days prior to check-in must be paid by cashiers check, Visa, or Master Card. If canceled more than 30 days from check-in there will be a $100.00 cancellation fee. Less than 30 days from check-in, half of the rent will be forfeited unless re-rented. If re-rented, any difference between the rental amounts will be refunded less a $100.00 cancellation fee.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Linda (Owner)
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We rented both 323 a d 327 units for one week. They are just North of Durango and provided the privacy we like to have. We had 19 family members, from Mom and Dad, down to one great grandson, who together stayed in the two units (and there was room for more people). Everyone was very impressed with the quality of the units, the quality of the memorablia, decopauges, pictures, and accoutrements that adorned both units. We found everything we needed (bedding, towels, paper products, dishes, pots and pans, etc and even some food was left).

We spent considerable time at the picnic table watching the D&SNGR train and enjoying the fresh air. On several mornings, deer joined us behind the building, eating and just passing through. We made trips to Durango, visited the Cheese Shop and the Honey Making shop, both right next door.

We shopped in Durango and bought the usual souveniers, had a couple of meals and "checked out" a couple of the micro breweries. Several brought their bikes and enjoyed biking. One day a grandson caught a rainbow trout in a nearby lake. Another, some of them went bouldering.

One morning, two went to Silverton for a downhill bike exercise and were very impressed. One day, all took a ride on the narrow guage railroad to Silverton and had lunch at the Handlebars Restaurant, a must visit place. Several made the trip to Pagosa for a visit to the hot springs.

We even attended one of the swap meets and naturally brought home a few items.

All in all, these were the best facilities we have had in the ten years we have been making these trips with our family. We always have a great time together, coming from Arkansas, California and different parts of Arizona. We all highly recommend Condos East and West for those visiting Durango.

Bob Wainwright

Tucson, Arizona
Jul 2007
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Reviews

4.7
based on 20 traveler reviews

The Pines- Luxury home with Spectacular Mountain views
average rating of 4.65 based on 22 reviews
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
5

Great New Years Family Vacation Rental Experience

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this wonderful home for the recent New Year holiday and had a great time. There was plenty of room for our entire party which totaled 11 adults plus a toddler. We were very pleased with the location of the condo. We were never more than 10-15 minutes away from all our activities.

I was also impressed with the ease of the entire transaction. The managers of the property were very professional and thorough with their information.

We are looking forward to a return visit.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2008
  • Stayed: Dec 2007
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5

Aways Amazing!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our 6th consecutive year and it was a wonderful trip. I've taken so many different family members to The Pines and this year the was 8 of us. We love staying at Linda and Jack's home away from home. Only 15 mins to Durango but with a natural grocery only 5 mins away. It is right next to honey ville, you don't want to miss this little gem, with its unique items and a distillery. A ranch of grass fed beef and home grown goodness is also right next door. Bar B Q is only 10 mins away with a pizza for the kids so you can bring your dinner up to the picnic table behind the Condo and watch the train go by. This year we went river rafting, took the train, toured The Hundred Year Mine, visited the 4 Corners Monument and Mesa Verde, went fishing and sightseeing, and took the 4x4 tour up to 13,000 feet. We wore the family out. Thank you so much for sharing such a wonderful place to stay and play.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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4

Beautiful location, plenty of room, just too hot in some of the rooms

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying in a place that was surrounded by such beauty. The train was so much fun to see every day. The condo was nice but was not fully air conditioned like we thought it was. Only the upper room (the 3rd floor) had an air conditioning unit. The other bedrooms were warm and the second bedroom on the 2nd floor was not even useable due to the heat. That's the only reason I couldn't give it five stars. We did like the large eating area and played games at the large table. There was plenty of seating too. Overall, a nice weekend get away condo, just not during the heat of July.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Priced right, good location, managed well

  • 5 of 5

Centrally located, well ventilated (no central a/c, but not needed), good kitchen for family size cooking, good hiking behind condo. Management allowed us to check-in early with just a phone call. No pushiness to get us out on check-out day. Owner contacted me with suggestions for family activities well ahead of time. I would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Durango Fun-dango

  • 5 of 5

Family of 4--easily holds 10: This home is perfect for your stay in the Durango area. It's just past Honeyville and James Ranch-- 2 must-visit places! Jay and Linda are the thoughtful owners of this clean, well-appointed townhome in a quiet area a little north of Durango. It's about 10-15 minutes drive to the historic area of town. We enjoyed not staying in the thick of things and having a place in which to retreat. Everything you need and more is provided for your home-away-from-home stay. We loved seeing the Durango/Silverton train come by each day and the unimaginable, closeness of the stars at night. We enjoyed hiking, all the breweries, shopping, Pagosa Springs, and Silverton. Too many food places to mention, the Balcony Bar & Grill, Grassburgers, & Fired Up Pizzeria were our favorite places to eat. We even enjoyed a Bluegrass fundraiser event for the Durango Nature Studies programs. Everyone we came across was so friendly and Durango is such a dog-friendly town--great for our little pooch! Thank you for sharing your home with us; it was perfect!! Definitely recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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5

Lovely, private condo with everything we needed!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this condo! Stayed for 6 nites. Quiet, private about 10 miles north of Durango. The owners, Linda and Jack are lovely people...very helpful and accommodating. Condo was beautiful and had every amenity we needed. Plenty of room for the 5 of us and the 1-car garage sheltered our 3 Harley's perfectly. 5 stars and would definitely stay here again!.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Durango
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Dalton Ranch
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Route 550
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Dalton Ranch
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Durango Mountain Resort
Car: necessary

Skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, festivals, music, rivers, horseback riding, fishing, off road jeep touring, Scenic touring,Mesa Verde, Rafting,Hiking, D&S Narrow Gage Train

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Rates & Availability

Durango House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
summer
May 22 2016 - Sep 10 2016
3 night minimum stay
$245
$1,470
 
 
Fall
Sep 11 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Winter
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 25 2016
3 night minimum stay
$245
$1,470
 
 
Holiday
Dec 26 2016 - Jan 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
$310
 
 
Winter
Jan 2 2017 - Mar 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$245
$1,470
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$245
$1,470
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $0
Tax Rate 9.0%

Stay 7 nights and pay for 6-except holidays

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Amenities

Durango House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • River
Theme:
  • Adventure
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen
    Other - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • 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:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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