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Stream Side Modern Vacation Retreat **SUMMER DATES AVAILABLE**SPLENDID STAY!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 4-10)

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This unique modern home was designed for your vacationing pleasure. Surrounded by a year round cascading stream, towering cottonwood trees, and mammoth boulders, this house truly brings the outdoors inside. You'll never guess that you are less than 2 minutes to downtown Manitou Springs, 5 minutes to Old Colorado City, and 10 minutes to downtown Colorado Springs.

This is the ultimate vacation getaway!

The home features three story windows and gives the perception of living in a tree house with a green tree canopy in the summer, gold leaves in the fall and views of Pikes Peak in the winter.

The master bedroom offers a relaxing retreat complete with king size bed, walk-out roof top deck with chaise loungers, fireplace, Asian style pocket doors, and walk-in closet. You will never want to leave the spa style 5-piece master bath with a stand-alone European tub, rain shower, dual sinks, exposed steel beam, modern tile and custom concrete touches. The other bedrooms all include queen size beds with high-end pillow top mattresses and feature contemporary furniture and fixtures. The upstairs bathroom offers a modern vessel sink and jetted tub. The downstairs bathroom is equally as unique and has an integrated two tone concrete sink with fiber optic stars that twinkle over a mountain range when you wash your hands.

The commercial style kitchen is fully equipped to make cooking at home a pleasurable experience. You'll find stainless steel countertops and appliances, hanging pot rack, glass cook top, and modern cabinets. There are two primary dining areas - one indoors and one on an outdoor cantilevered dining deck - both of which allow you to enjoy the stream year round.

Downstairs you will find a TV / game room with lounging couch, fireplace, and foosball table. This recreation room walks out into the private backyard which features a hammock and steps that spiral into the stream. In addition to the hammock, the backyard has a set of 10 Adirondack chairs so that your family can enjoy a cocktail, watch some wildlife, and chat about your vacation stream side!

Your stay in this home will be unforgettable - quiet & serene setting, space to spread out, and 2 minutes from downtown Manitou Springs - it doesn't get any better!

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More Details

Owner/ Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2017

About Owner/ Manager

Throughout our travels, we have come to appreciate unique design, fun architecture, and places that make you feel more alive. When not working, we are both avid outdoorsmen and enjoy all the Pikes Peak area has to offer - hiking, camping, climbing, running, spelunking, rafting, skiing, snowboarding and more.

Owner/ Manager purchased this house in 2008

Why Owner/ Manager chose Colorado Springs

When we first discovered this home we knew with a little TLC, elbow grease and creativity, the place would truly shine. We are excited to showcase our home with guests and feel that we can help contribute to a truly memorable vacation.


West Colorado Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath #1 - toilet , tub , shower , Luxury spa style European tub, rain shower, dual vanity sink
    Second Floor Bathroom #2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Jetted tub and modern vessel sink
    Main Floor Bathroom #3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Custom concrete sink with fiber optic stars
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Retreat: Upper Floor - 1 king , Relaxing spa retreat with king high-end plush top mattress
    Upper Floor Bedroom #2 - 1 queen , Queen high-end plush top mattress
    Main Floor Bedroom #3 - 1 queen , Queen high-end plush top mattress
    Main Floor Bedroom #4 - 1 queen , Queen high-end plush top mattress
    Convertible Sofa Sleeper in Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size pull-out sleeper sofa in living room
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • 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
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Your stay in this home will be unforgettable - quiet & serene setting, space to spread out, and 2 minutes from downtown Manitou Springs - it doesn't get any better!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

Stream Side Modern Vacation Retreat **SUMMER DATES AVAILABLE**SPLENDID STAY!
average rating of 4.9302325 based on 43 reviews
Norman, OK

Just as described

  • 5 of 5

Total of 7 of us stayed here. 2 couples in their 30's, 1 couple in their 60's, and my 10 yo son. We all had a great time! We cooked, played board games, enjoyed watching the deer, squirrels and birds, and just rested in the evenings after spending the days sight seeing. Everything you need to prepare a meal is stocked and there is a Safeway Grocery just a mile up the road into Colorado Springs. Lots of cookware, coffee maker, can openerl, corkscrew, rice cooker, crock pot, toaster, outside grill. You may want to bring your own sharp knife though as none of the knives are too sharp. The cantina just a half mile down the road is awesome for food and margaritas too! Really, we just had a fabulous time. FYI though to whomever takes the master bedroom: The fireplace wall is open to the living room so everyone will be able to hear any noises you make. Just food for thought when assigning bedrooms. Oh, and check the inside of the lowest level's ottoman for toys and games. My son had a great time playing foozball with all of us and poking around in the stream. Not sure how safe it would be for small children though---lots of stairs, plus the stream to watch out for. Anyhow, if you book this place you won't regret it. Hope your family has as much fun as ours did!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay for our 20th wedding anniversary! Beautiful home. Great location. We already are making plans to return as a family. Lots of stairs so maybe not the getaway for very young children or elderly but perfect for us.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house

  • 5 of 5

5 of us, 3 generations stayed here. We had a lovely time. The house is beautiful. Loved the big windows especially when it was snowing. Watching the wildlife come around in the morning was awesome. The house was very comfortable and clean. The fire place an added bonus for those wintery nights. Close to some great hikes and local restaurants. Will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Rental!

  • 5 of 5

The house and location were perfect!! This was by far the best experience in booking a place to stay we have ever had. We couldn't have asked for a better house or location. The stream and deer were a great addition to the morning views and coffee.

Thank you again for such a smooth process, and the excellent customer service! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Tustin, California, USA

Relax, listen to the bubbling stream and enjoy this home!

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible stay at the Stream Side Retreat! Like all other homes we've stayed in by this owner, the Stream Side Retread did not disappoint. The home is very well furnished; has new bathrooms and a new kitchen but the best part is the location. If you're looking for a quiet spot where deer literally are in the backyard, then this is it. We slept with the doors and windows open to enjoy the sound of the stream that runs behind the home. Outdoor decks make a very enjoyable place for morning coffee and afternoon cocktails. We loved it so much we've booked it for next year! P.S. Emily makes the booking of this home exceptionally easy!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun get a way with friends!

  • 5 of 5

We are all retired ladies and absolutely enjoyed our time here! The home is lovely, in a beautiful location and we loved being able to hear the stream at night. It was close to everything we wanted to see and do. Garden of the Gods, the Broadmoor Hotel, Historic Colorado City, Manitou Springs and of course shopping in Colorado Springs, were on our list, plus just relaxation. One highlight was the historic Cliff House Hotel and Restaurant where we had one of the best meals we have ever had plus the beautiful surroundings and treatment at the restaurant. These retired friends are planning on returning next year to have our 2nd annual get a way! Thank you for this wonderful experience.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Colorado Springs Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Crystal Park Cantina
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Broadmoor Golf Club & Resort
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy 24
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Savelli's Pizza & Pasta
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Breckenridge Mountain Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Cave of the Winds
Nearest Point of Interest
Garden of the Gods
Nearest Point of Interest
Balancing Rock
Nearest Point of Interest
Punch Bowls at Queens Canyon
Nearest Point of Interest
Manitou Incline
Nearest Point of Interest
Red Rocks Open Space
Nearest Point of Interest
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
Nearest Point of Interest
Cliff Dwellings
Nearest Point of Interest
Downtown Manitou Springs
Nearest Point of Interest
Barr Trailhead
Nearest Point of Interest
Colorado Springs Sk8 Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Bristol Brewery Company
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
The Golden Bee
Nearest Point of Interest
Seven Falls
Nearest Point of Interest
Cheyenne Canyon
Nearest Point of Interest
US Olympic Training Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Colorado Springs Dog Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Poor Richards Book Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Mountain Chalet
Nearest Point of Interest
Intemann Trail
Nearest Point of Interest
Old Colorado City
Nearest Point of Interest
Red Rocks Main Parking Lot
Nearest Point of Interest
Iron Springs Melodrama Dinner Theatre
Nearest Point of Interest
Front Range BBQ
Nearest Point of Interest
US Air Force Academy
Car: necessary

Make a lifetime of memories during your stay at this Stream Side Vacation Retreat: TV / game room with lounging couch, foosball table, private backyard with hammock and Adirondack style chairs. Sit back, enjoy a cocktail, watch some wildlife, and chat about your vacation stream side!


Rates & Availability

West Colorado Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer *varies w/ 4, 5, 7+ nt
May 15 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
2017 AFA Graduation
May 21 2017 - May 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Winter *varies w/ 2, 3, 4+ nt
Oct 1 2017 - May 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
2017 Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
2017 Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
2017 New Years Eve
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Summer *varies w/ 4, 5, 7+ nt
May 15 2018 - Sep 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
2018 AFA Graduation
May 20 2018 - May 27 2018
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning (groupsize 1-7) $175
Tax Rate 11.03%

Rates available for 4, 5 or 7+ night stays in the summer and 2, 3 or 4+ nights in the winter

(note that VRBO Quotable rates doesn't permit for the variability in rental duration - contact us for precise rate)

Holiday arrival/departure dates are flexible based on your travel needs.

Cleaning Fee: groupsize 1-7 = $175; 8-10 = $200

Inquire about monthly specials and last minute discounts.

50% payment at the time of booking with the remaining 50% balance due 30 days from the start of the reservation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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