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Free Private Shuttle! Gorgeous home & views. Hot tub and game room.

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,989 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Barney Ford Lodge-

Maximum Adults: 8; Maximum Occupants w/ Children: 10

Bedrooms: 4; Bathrooms: 4

Square Footage: 3990

Distance to town/ski area: 2 miles

Features: Dining room and breakfast dining, full bar and game room pool table and shuffle board table, TV in every room, stunning unobstructed mountain views, radiant in-floor heat, steam shower in master, on-call ski shuttle access, outdoor grill, hot tub, wi-fi

Breckenridge Discounts: We partner with local Breckenridge businesses to provide discounts to our guests for ski/board/showshoe rentals, tubing passes, airport shuttle services, car rentals, spa treatments, photography sessions, and much more. Our local Book Breck staff is available every day for questions of any kind, and 24 hours a day for emergencies.

Please note-

- Owners have a dog and a cat when they occupy the home, but this home is not pet-friendly for guests and smoking of any kind is not permitted.

- 4WD or AWD with appropriate tires is required in winter when staying at this home. The driveway is windy and narrow.

Sleeping arrangement-

Upper level:

Master Bedroom 1: King bed, TV and en suite bathroom with steam shower and separate jetted tub

Garden level:

Mini Master Bedroom 2: Queen bed, TV and en suite bathroom with separate shower and tub

Bedroom 3: Queen bed, TV and adjacent shared bathroom with shower

Bunk room 4: Twin over full bunk bed, TV. Access to the full bathroom with shower on the main floor or the above mentioned shared bathroom on the ground floor

Main level:

Sitting room: Sleeper sofa

Breckenridge Business License No. 45510

VIP Ski Shuttle information-

-Operating hours 7:30am - 5:30pm. Dial option 2 when scheduling ride (not 3 for reservations).

-Reservations should be made in advance (no more than three days prior to use). You will be able to reserve up to two consecutive days at a time. If calls are placed last-minute during peak hours, the service may already be fully booked.

-There is a maximum of 4 rides per day with only 1 ride between the hours of 8:00am-10:00am and 1 ride between 3:00pm-5:00pm.

-Dropoff locations include all ski resort peak bases, Main Street Breckenridge and Park Avenue.

-Guests must be ready at their scheduled pick-up times. Vehicles are not allowed to wait more than 3 minutes. Drivers are expected at other pickups.

-If there is a need to cancel a scheduled pick up, please do so 45 minutes or more in advance of pick-up so that drivers can get to other calls.

More Details

Property Manager
Book Breck
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

About Book Breck

Book Breck is a local small business aimed at providing private, well maintained, well-appointed and well equipped homes supplied with eco-friendly non-essentials. Our target clientele is families who seek a home-away-from-home experience that is somewhere between the pampering of hotel-service, and the self-reliance of renting directly from a homeowner. Our local staff is knowledgeable on all homes and the community, and is committed to being honest, fair and responsive to guest and homeowner needs, and is dedicated to supporting our local community and the environment.

Max Adults- 8; Max Occupancy-11

No parties or events

Minimum age requirement of 30 enforced

Check in time is 4PM

Check-out time is 10AM

Christmas and New Years reservations have a 7-night minimum with Christmas checking out no later than Dec. 28. and New Years reservations checking in no earlier than Dec 28. To book both Christmas and New Year, there is a 12-night minimum.

Guestbook comments from the manager

3 families, 3 wonderful vacations! We love Breckenridge-but staying here and playing pool & shuffleboard and following it up with a hot tub soak was fantastic! Thank you!
Jul 2016
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Amenities

The Highlands House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3989 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King bedroom with en-suite bath, jetted tub and steam shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen bedroom with en-suite bath and jetted tub
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , one queen bed with shared 3/4 bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , one twin over full bunk bed with shared 3/4 bath
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-Play crib available upon request at no charge., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon in upper level landing opens to sleep two., Bunk Beds (1) Twin over full bunk bed sleeps 3 comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Shuffleboard and pool table, complete wet bar

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

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Free Private Shuttle! Gorgeous home & views. Hot tub and game room.
average rating of 4.724138 based on 88 reviews
3

A very nice house that hasn't been maintained recently.

  • 3 of 5

This house is really nice and the views are amazing. I do think they could improve a few things going forward.

The kitchen is ill equipped for a house of this size. The # of pots and pans are insufficient and the plates are completely chipped. The stove top vent worked sometimes and others times it didn't. There really aren't any wine glasses except for plastic ones.

Furthermore, there would be people walking around the property doing various jobs with no warning or heads up that we should be expecting them. Some days it was at 8 in the morning, waking up our kids as they scraped the deck or work on the hot tub.

The house was really hot when we arrived and smelled. We were told as we arrived and opened windows to air it out. Once it cooled down to a normal temperature, the smell did go away.

Overall it is a beautiful home, but appears that it is not being maintained. For the money, I've rented nicer places.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Diane. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. The guests who checked out the morning of your arrival had the heat set to 80 and it really was unbearably warm in there. We're truly sorry that all we could do was notify you of it and to suggest you open doors and windows upon arrival to cool it down. We did not pick up on any strange smells but happy to hear whatever it was did not linger. When we checked in on you the next day to make sure everything met your expectation, you shared the house was hot but nothing else. We are so sorry to learn now of the things that would have made your experience better. Had we been notified during your stay, we would have followed up on all of it- Just as we are doing now that we know that you do not agree with what we considered sufficient glassware and pots and pans. We will make sure there are more from now on. We did know about the chipped plates. It was unfortunate to learn after they were purchased that the dishes were very fragile (too fragile for a vacation rental). So while they look bad, they're fairly new so we didn't have them replaced. We see now that was a mistake and will be replacing them. Regarding the snow shovelers, we're sorry you found them intrusive and a nuisance, which is the exact opposite of our intention. They are contracted to shovel anytime we get an accumulation of snow to ensure guests who want to hit the slopes early are able to get around on cleared walkways. We are very disappointed to hear about your experience and want to ensure this doesn't happen again. We hope to get a call back from you as well to see if there is anything else you recommend to improve the guest experience. We're glad you enjoyed the views and otherwise found the home to be beautiful. It really is and we will ensure that the maintenance of it is equal to the home and setting itself. Thank you for taking the time to share this with us and we hope to welcome you back to a better experience next time. Book Breck
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SCOTTSDALE
5

Heaven in the Rockies

  • 5 of 5

The house was well kept & offered our family lots of room. The views are 2nd to none. We really enjoyed cooking together at the end of the day and the 2 dining rooms were ideal. I think the staff is kind & accommodating & easy to reach. Our stay was perfect. The only thing I disagree with; charging $50 per 15 min of checking in early. If the property is vacant & I'm paying $1100 a night for a week, why try to gouge me for what is already my booked vacation??!!! Maddening! I understand the charge if you OVERSTAY, the house needs to be prepared for the next guest, granted! But, come on...that is a fine print "FAUX_PAS"!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great Views And Location, But House Needs Work!

  • 3 of 5

This house is showing its age & wear and tear. We rented this house for the holidays and although the location and views were great, the house needs repairs and updating. We had to deal with the property management company, Book Breck, too many times for basic needs that should have been addressed prior to our arrival. They stated that the property was inspected, but in fact it was not. Almost every plate was chipped, no ice in the ice maker, no lighters for the grill, non working fireplace, exposed wires hanging from the rear of the building near hot tub, pool table felt in bad shape and worn leather couches contributed to the lower rating.

The Shuttle Service, Plan B, was great. These guys did a great job.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ed....Thank you for leaving a review for Barney Ford Lodge. We are sorry to hear you feel this home's rating is only 3 stars. We've have hundreds of happy guests stay at this home with over 80 positive reviews just on VRBO/HA alone, all of whom have loved and greatly enjoyed this beautiful property. Let us address each issue you brought up: -This home was built in 2000. The photos are current within the last year and very accurately depict exactly what each room looks like. -The property was in fact inspected prior to your arrival which is standard procedure prior to guest arrival. It was discovered during that inspection that the gas fireplace in the game room was not functioning properly and it was disconnected for guest safety. Since you checked in on Christmas Eve, we were not able to get a repairman to the house to perform repair on an ambiance-only gas fireplace. The other two fireplaces in the main living area and master bedroom were working properly and the in-floor radiant heating was working properly so thankfully heat was not an issue for you. -We will pass along your feedback on the dishware to the homeowners. -After we were informed of no ice in the ice maker, our staff went by the home and turned it to the "on" position for you. The "exposed wires" by the hot tub are only speaker wires which are often found in outdoor areas for the option of speakers. They are not live wires or potentially hazardous whatsoever. -We will pass along your feedback of the pool table to the homeowners. It does have signs of wear but is completely functional with no parts missing. -By nature, leather does show signs of wear over time. All leather sofas are still in great shape, but we're sorry you felt they are worn. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the free VIP shuttle service, the fabulous views and the location only 2 miles north of Breckenridge in a beautiful neighborhood. We always want our guests' stays to be trouble free and relaxing. We do hope you and your group enjoyed the many other amenities the home has to offer and the Breckenridge area in general. Sincerely, Book Breck
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Overland Park, KS
5

Beautiful Home, Gorgeous View!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for a special girls weekend to celebrate a friend's 40th birthday and upcoming nuptials. It was an ideal space for us with such a large kitchen - it was so easy for us to make a lot of meals in to save money! - dining room, family room gathering area, and basement bar and games. We spent the most time in the spacious family room with floor-to-ceiling windows showcasing the amazing view of the mountains. We woke up to a fresh snowfall on Saturday morning, making the hot tub the perfect place to relax after breakfast! The house was clean and had everything we needed for a perfect weekend. It was also just a few minute drive to downtown Breckenridge. I'd stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Robin, Thank you for writing a review for Barney Ford Lodge! We are so glad the property suited your group's needs perfectly for the celebration weekend. The living room is definitely one of the best features of this home, but you're right in that it has a lot of great features. We hope to welcome you all back soon! Book Breck staff
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5

Beautiful Home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 6 nights and this place was very nice. the beds were comfortable, the kitchen was stocked with equipment, and the bar room area was a great place to unwind after a nice day of activities. but the view from the patio/livingroom/master bedroom was by far the best thing about this property. highly recommend this for a week getaway, especially if like us there are 3 families traveling together.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Trevor, Thank you for taking time to write a review for Barney Ford Lodge. We hope to welcome you all back to Breckenridge soon! Book Breck Vacation Homes staff
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JAS

  • 4 of 5

Four of us enjoyed this beautiful home for 6 days in gorgeous Breckenridge!! It exceeded our expectations in so many ways! Had a GREAT and comfortable stay. Stunning views!! Only comment from one guest was that mattress in lowest level master bedroom was a little "hard". All other mattresses were great. Thanks for a great stay!! Cannot say enough about the Book Breck staff...they are excellent!!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Can be found on Main Street
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Breckenridge Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 9
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Can be found on Main Street
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Car: necessary

Winter is the main reason that locals and visitors alike flock to Breckenridge. This small mining town offers so much more than the typical ski resort. Downtown Breckenridge is only blocks from the base of the Breckenridge Ski Resort so once you’re here everything is easily accessible to skiers and non-skiers alike. Below you will find a wide variety of Breckenridge winter activities you’ll enjoy during your visit.

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Notes

  • $350-$1100/night
  • US Dollars
  • Rates & minimum night requirements vary depending on group size & week!
  • Clean fee, Damage Protection and Tax not included in rates

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