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CO | Family Friendly Cabin. Close to town, hot tub, wii. Fire pit.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

House/Cabin/lodge, 3 Bedrooms, 2 living areas, 3 Baths, Mountain Views Hot Tub!

Our family friendly home sits in a quiet, beautiful, serene mountain setting with amazing views! We are only three miles to downtown Breckenridge and the slopes.

Our 2,100 square foot home has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, two living areas, and an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances.

The kitchen is stocked with pots and pans, Crock pot, pancake griddle, coffee/tea maker and we keep spices, condiments, coffee, tea, hot chocolate. Everything for the gourmand to cook a delicious meal.

There are flat screen televisions in both living areas and televisions in each bedroom. You will also find DVD players with movies, a Wii game system and games, air hockey, board games and lots of books. No one should ever get bored here! The downstairs living room has a cast iron fireplace; a great way to snuggle up and watch movies together.

Outside keep your feet warm as you walk outside on the heated mat as you slip into our Arctic Spa hot tub. Fire up our one of a kind, custom made gas fire pit (just like at the ski slopes). Or, relax in the hammock for afternoon naps, multiple deck chairs and a two-seater swing to sit and relax.

You never have to worry about shoveling snow, we we have a company who plows the drive and shovels the deck. You can just enjoy your vacation!

When you leave the cabin, you are only minutes from so many fun and adventurous activities. In the winter, ski or snowboard at Breckenridge (which is only a five minute drive away), cross country ski, snow shoe, snowmobile, or catch a ride on the free Summit Express Shuttle service you pick up in Breckenridge and go ski at Keystone, or Arapaho Basin. Copper Mountain and Vail resorts are all a short drive as well.

After a day on the slopes you can hit some of the great restaurants in town. Not in the mood to ski or snowboard? How about a sleigh ride or even snow mobile tour? Or, you might take the kids (or just the young at heart) to the great tubing hill in Frisco. Forget your winter coat? There is great shopping in downtown Breck or even hit the outlet mall at Silverthorne.

During warmer months, there are hundreds of trails in Summit County to explore. You can hike a 14er, bike over the pass to Keystone, go white water rafting, catch a ride on a zip line, learn to fly fish, take a Jeep or ATV tour, tour the local gold mines.

In addition, there is always something going on in town, ice sculpture contests, music and festivals, or spend a day at one of the great spas and get a massage.

More Details

Owner
Holly
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Holly

We are a military family. Matt grew up in NY. After graduating from West Point (Go Army), he spent 24 years on active duty Army before retiring and taking a desk job. Holly is a Texan and went to Texas A&M (Gig Em) and is a real estate broker and renovation designer.

Holly purchased this house in 2009

Why Holly chose Blue River

We chose this location for the proximity to downtown Breckenridge yet far enough from town to enjoy peace and quiet. We are very close to ski lifts, Quandry Peak and Goose Pasture Tarn (local lake 1/2 mile from the house). We are only four houses off Highway 9 (Main road through town). We are minutes from the ski lifts and tons of great hiking, snow shoeing, cross country skiing and biking. It is a wonderful get away. One of the most scenic mountain areas in the US with unlimited outdoor activities: Snow Skiing, snowboarding, tubing, mountain biking, fishing, whitewater rafting, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling, hiking, nature, ice skating and more.Truly a beautiful area.

What makes this house unique

Two living rooms (one upstairs and one downstairs) means the adults and kids can have their own spaces. Game-room with TV, DVD player, air hockey, Wii with games, books, and board games. There are TVs in every bed room and in both living areas. Free high-speed internet and WiFi use and a desk top computer for your use. Large outdoor deck with hot tub, large gas fire pit, hot tub, and custom made log chairs. Tree house for the young or just young at heart! Three miles from the ski lifts. We have everything you need for your little ones too: high chair, booster seat, toddler table with chairs, sippy cups, bibs, kid friendly dishes, and even a pack n play.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Beautiful! Was a huge blessing to our whole family. Never knew life could be this good. We loved our stay here-everything was set up so well. We cooked a couple evenings and even grilled burgers outside for my son's 20th birthday. You have a great place here- it is all so beautiful. Thanks for taking such care to make this a great memory for us!
Mar 2014
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Amenities

Blue Rock Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View
  • Town ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Two full bathrooms with tub/shower combo and one bathroom with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Upstairs bedrom - 1 queen , Comfortable memory foam mattress, luxury bedding
    Bunk Room - 1 baby crib , 1 bunk bed , Custom Aspen log bunk bed, full on bottom, twin on top
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Custom furniture, TemperPedic King with en suite bathroom
  • Master bedroom has an en suite bathroom, and a wonderful Temper-Pedic king size bed. The bunk room has a bunk bed with twin size bed on top, and full size bed on bottom. The bunk room also has a pack and play for babies. The upstairs bedroom has a new queen size bed, and a queen size air mattress.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • 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
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
We can arrange for grocery delivery, shuttle to the slopes, lift passes, etc with a local company. These services do cost extra. Our advice, however, is free.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(69 traveler reviews)

CO | Family Friendly Cabin. Close to town, hot tub, wii. Fire pit.
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 86 reviews
Greenwood, IN
5

Fun in the Snow in Blue River, CO. in late March

  • 5 of 5

The Cabin was the perfect size for our family of 6, consisting of grandparents, parents and 2 kids aged 13 and 9. The cabin is very close to Breckenridge for shopping and skiing. We were also an easy drive to several other ski areas, many of which we visited.

The cabin offered a quiet, relaxing atmosphere for the adults with multiple TVs for viewing in down times, and a hot tub to relax in. The kids made use of all that and played fuss ball, air hockey and WII as well. There is a full kitchen and a washer and dryer for those dirty and wet clothes.

Everything was nicely arranged, clean and well maintained. We could not of asked for a better house. Being from Indiana we saw less than 10 inches of snow for the entire winter and Mother Nature filled our need with 2 good snow storms, which provided several hours of outdoor fun for everyone.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are so glad you guys got to see lots and lots of snow! As new grandparents ourselves, we look forward to lots of fun times at the cabin with our kids and grandkids and try to keep it stocked with fun activities and so glad your grandkids had fun!
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5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for our vacation with our 6 adult children. The deck and hot tub provided a great place to spend time and enjoy the view. One morning we woke up to find a moose standing at the rail of the deck! The location gave us privacy while still being close to many activities. The house was clean and well stocked and provided lots of entertainment options.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so jealous you saw one of the moose up close and personal! We are so glad your family had a great trip and we look forward to hosting your crew again!
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5

Absolutely Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is everything you imagine and more. A perfect get away to enjoy family and friends, while enjoying the surrounding winter scenery. You feel secluded in your mountain home. The kids were never bored due to the air hockey, foosball, and Wii. The home is well equipped with kitchen items, you name it, it was there. The market/grocery store is very close to the cabin. The owner Holly was always on the ball and responded immediately. Everyone was sad to leave, and are talking about coming back in the summer or spring.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review! We are really happy that you guys all had a great time! We've always strived to be a place that folks could come with their kids/families and have enough to do to keep everyone entertained.
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5

Awesome getaway spot

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 had a fantastic time staying at this cabin over the Christmas and New Year holidays. The cabin is located close to town but far enough out to be very quiet and relaxing. The owners did a fantastic job of communicating with us and making sure our stay was enjoyable. The cabin was very comfortable and warm, even in the cold winter months. The appliances were modern so we were able to prepare some of our own meals. With the cable TV service we did not have to miss any of the college bowl games. I recommend this cabin for a comfortable and relaxing stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your family was so great to work with! We really appreciate our guests and we look forward to hosting your awesome family again. Gig Em!
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Colorado
5

Such a beautiful cabin

  • 5 of 5

There are just as many things to enjoy inside this beautiful cabin as there are outside. From the well stocked game room to the fire pit and hot tub, we enjoyed every minute of our stay. I want to go back already!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words. We try hard to make sure we have a welcoming home for all age groups. We hope to see you again soon.
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
5

Absolutely Amazing Cabin located conveniently close to Breckenridge!

  • 5 of 5

WOW, just WOW! What an amazing place to rent for our first trip to Breckenridge. This cabin has superb finishes, high quality linens, and loads of space in a quiet setting yet just minutes from downtown Breckenridge. We arrived to a hand written note from the owners and a nice bottle of wine. The fridge had beers and bottles of water already in it. The cabin itself had all the right touches and was superbly done with high end furnishings, creature comforts and all the modern conveniences you could ask for. The main floor has a nice entry way, large living room, dining area, kitchen with a large master suite and secondary bedroom on the main floor as well as a laundry room and another full bathroom. The upper floor had another large bedroom, 3/4 bath and a large open entertaining space with a foosball table, air hockey table, plenty of seating and a tv with a gaming system and more games than you can imagine. The cabin is approximately five minutes from downtown Breckenridge but is just off a main road in a lovely, secluded area with tons of trees and wildlife. What I found most amazing about this getaway was the thoughtfulness of the owners. They provided area information, laundry soap, fabric softener (my wife's input) and many other items that you normally have to purchase and that you can never take home with you after the fact. I found these types of inclusions to be the exception rather than the rule when I've stayed in other VRBOs. We will be back again soon as my 12 year old just asked me the other day when we were headed back to "our cabin" as he now calls it.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you guys had a great time at the cabin. We strive to have the kind of vacation home we would like to go to and keep it stocked with things we don't want to pack to bring with us like: shampoo, soap, toilet paper. We were so happy you found us and can't wait to welcome you back!
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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
2.8 Miles
Breckenridge
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Breckenridge
Nearest Train
90 Miles
Denver
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
HWY 9
Nearest Restaurant
2.8 Miles
Breckenridge
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: necessary

Our home is 3 miles from downtown Breckenridge and the Breckenridge Ski Resort. You can also pick up a free shuttle at the Breckenridge Gondola Lot to get to Keystone and Arapaho Basin resorts.

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Rates & Availability

Blue Rock Springs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Spring
Apr 3 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
spring
May 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$249
 
 
Summer
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
6 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Autumn 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Early Ski 2017
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Holiday 2017
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 3 2018
6 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
early winter
Jan 4 2018 - Feb 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
High Ski Season
Mar 1 2018 - Apr 1 2018
6 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$375
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning fee $175 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.28%

We have a two - seven night minimum
12.275% tax rate.
We have a $500 refundable damage deposit

We require a state or federal issued ID to be texted or emailed to us within 24 hours of reservation.

Minimum rental age is 30.

No animals without prior approval.

No smoking in our around our cabin.

We have security cameras.

Minimum rental age of 30

Rates are scheduled to change until reservation is accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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