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Sunshine. Starbucks. Gondola. Riverfront. Designers Home by the Westin. Bliss!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,995 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

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* A five minute stroll to the Gondola along the river (No need to cross any streets).

* Kitty corner from Starbucks and the Avon Artisan Bakery.

* Idyllic location on the Eagle River at the head of the bike path and in the heart of Avon. No street noise.

* Participate in the Avon Recreation Center--multi exercise programs and impressive water park!

* Best floor plan with several spacious common areas for group gatherings and yet offers uncommon privacy in all three master suites.

* To welcome baby-- both a top of the line Chico Pak N Play and high chair available upon request at the time of reservation.

* A much sought after spacious south facing, outside corner unit town home. Natural light and sunshine streaming everywhere through multiple large windows and bay windows.

* THREE private master bedroom suites-- all with blissfull broad views of the Eagle River and Beaver Creek. No parking lot views.

* Bright, light and cheerful environment -- soothing custom paint colors and nine foot ceilings.

* Free parking. Bring two cars! Park one in attached garage and the other outside the door.

* Free shuttle a few yards away to all destination locations in Avon including the Avon Center. Shuttle service with ECO Transit to Beaver Creek and Vail.

* Attached garage with wall mounted ski/board, bike racks, and 9' designer storage bench for sport preparation/storage.

* Balcony off the family room overlooking the river. Very comfortable new patio furniture & Infrared Charboil grill.

* Master bedroom with walkout onto the deck at river level.

* Attention to detail throughout from the four new flat screens with Blu-Ray DVDs, high speed Wi-Fi, and free long distance phone to the professional designer touches in every room and the best stocked kitchen and laundry for any rental home.

* 'Our hosts made us feel as if we were friends visiting their home during their absence. It just couldn't have been better. We'll reprise as quickly as we possibly can!!! A complete delight!' A quote from a guest. It is our goal that you will always feel that you are our friends visiting our home in our absence!

To Our Past & Returning Guests,

Thank you for being so thoughtful, complimentary, interesting, considerate, fun and nice. You are simply the best! We have sincerely appreciated your kindness, willingness to give suggestions, and the meticulous manner in which you have cared for the property. All our gratitude to you.

Best wishes always,

Sally & Tom

To Our Future Guests,

This is an uncommon property in terms of aesthetics, comfort, and simple elegance. Consider this your homeaway retreat in the Rocky Mountains.

Throughout the home are items not expected--a reclaimed barn wood floor (wood was transported from upstate NY), handmade reclaimed wood furniture, an assortment of wool hand knotted oriental rugs & Karastan wool accent rugs, hand crafted and/or carved furniture, floral arrangements, fine linens--duvets, shams, throws, quilts--and one of a kind decorator items collected over a period of years. It is not a cookie cutter platinum rated rental.

We, in part, express our artistic talents through our home environment.

Our best regards always,

Sally & Tom

Keywords: Avon, Beaver Creek, River Front, Town Home, Condo

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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
April 2, 2017

About The Owner

***Always Reach for Life's Brass Ring--It Just May Be There for You***

We bought in the Avon area because our family (now numbering 14 including children, spouses, and grandchildren) loves outdoor activities in the summer and winter. The females of our family find the shopping in Vail and Beaver Creek always entertaining and we all find the selection of local watering holes or upscale restaurants on special occasions unparalleled anywhere. For us it is a place for the family to relax, follow their own individual pursuits during the day and enjoy each others company in the time after.

The Owner purchased this townhome in 2003

Why The Owner chose Northwest Colorado

Avon and Canyon Run in particular offers beautiful mountain views, the rush of the Eagle river, and convenient amenities without the high prices associated with Vail and Beaver Creek. The activities of these higher priced areas are however easily and quickly accessible if one so desires.

Our grandchildren really enjoy the waterpark in summer and the BC magic carpet in winter.

What makes this townhome unique

You will feel as though you are guests--friends of the owners of this deluxe and rare town home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful stay at your beautiful Avon home – thank you for everything! We were a bit nervous bringing our 2 and 4 year old daughters to such an upscale home but were pleased to find the home very child friendly and also extravagantly decorated with a distinct mountain-home feel. We felt pampered yet comfortable – we look forward to coming back in the summer to spend more time shopping, biking, hiking, fishing and kayaking! I also just have to share that this was an especially memorable trip for us because it was our 4 year olds first time skiing! Getting her to the magic carpet learning area at Bachelor Gulch was so easy and scenic; it was a perfect introduction to alpine skiing. The girls were also tickled to have a large flat screen television in their room and loved all the animal prints around the home – the care you took in choosing a location, furnishing, decorating, and stocking this home did not go unnoticed. We’re already planning our next stay!"
Feb 2010
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Avon Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1995 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • River ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Baby Equipment Available - 1 baby crib , BRING BABY! Chico high quality Pak n Play and High Chair.
  • King size beds (1) One King Master Bedroom. Spacious room with large closet, massive chest of drawers, deck, and private bath featuring double vanity, large soaking tub, and shower. Tile floor., Queen size Beds (2) Two Queen Master Suites: 1) The Lower Level Master Bedroom-Queen features a custom made Aspen wood queen bed, two closets, a decorator settee, and private bathroom; and 2) The Upper Level Queen Master Suite features a custom made barn wood queen bed and night stand, a rustic chest, closet, French doors, & 3/4 bathroom with Colorado decor., Baby Cribs (1) Top of the line Chicco brand pack and play and highchair available upon request at the time reservations are made. Also you may request a Fischer Price infant seat and Fischer Price Deluxe Baby Swing. Baby's comfort is a priority.. :)
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • 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
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
BRING BABY--Both top of the line Chico Pak n Play and high chair available upon request at time of reservations. Decorator 9' bench for easy preparations for skiing/boarding and boot storage. You will certainly enjoy the bench when unloading and loading your vehicle. Great stylish ski/board fittings for safe and efficient storage. Summer Season--bike racks.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(51 traveler reviews)

Sunshine. Starbucks. Gondola. Riverfront. Designers Home by the Westin. Bliss!
average rating of 5.0 based on 55 reviews

Avon-Beaver Creek Ski Weekend

  • 5 of 5

Great property and responsive, inviting owner - would highly recommend it. I took my two teenage girls skiing at Beaver Creek. The property was exceptionally clean - and has everything that you need. The property is on the river, which gives it a nice ambience. Starbucks is a 45-second walk - and restaurants and grocery store are around the corner. We drove over to the Elk parking lot to catch the shuttle to Beaver Creek. The drive to the Elk lot is maybe two minutes away, if that. It was $10 to park (or $35 if you drive up to the mountain). You can also walk to the Westin hotel from the property to catch the gondola over to the mountain - it's only about 5-6 minutes in walking boots would take you a little longer.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Todd, So happy to hear from you that your family had an amazing Avon/Beaver Creek adventure. Thank you and your lovely family for your stay!!! And, thank you for sharing your experience with a very informative review. My very best wishes always, Sally
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Perfect location and beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for allowing us to stay! Everything was comfortable, clean and perfect when we arrived. This home has easy access to Beaver Creek and Vail. We hope to return again next winter!

Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are welcome, Lisa! We loved your family's holiday visit. Looking forward to your return. Yes, it is the greatest location and so convenient and comfy...
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Casper, WY

Highly Recommend

  • 5 of 5

Another great experience in this condo - we love coming back here! Everything inside the condo is so well done. Also appreciate that it's quiet, has an attached garage, has a Starbucks and bakery/cafe right across the street as well as direct access to a lovely walking path.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fantastic! We have enjoyed all your visits! Your family seems like family to us. Looking forward to your future visits! Yes, Starbucks and the Bakery are tremendously popular and just a few steps across the road. Best wishes always, Sally
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  • 5 of 5

The condo was fantastic. The 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms was exactly what we were looking for. We had not rented on VRBO before but now we're sold. The condo was spotless, well furnished and very comfortable. They thought of everything. We did not realize how good the location was until we arrived. Very convenient to everything. We were able to walk to most locations. Loved the view of the river. Thank you for renting it to us!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jim, Looking forward to your family's return. I am so happy that our home was your first VRBO experience. Congratulations, you were very selective in choosing our property! Yes, we love to walk and our location proximity to all is truly amazing particularly because our home is so quiet. It feels as if we are in the country with the beautiful views of the river and valley from all windows and patios. Have a Happy New Year! Sally
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August in Avon

  • 5 of 5

This lovely home on the Eagle River is an ideal location for the Vail Valley. the central location is convenient to shopping, restaurants, and all attractions.

The owner provided everything we needed for our 30 plus day stay in this home. We were given easy instructions on how to use all the enmities included in the home. The home was extremely well detailed to meet our needs and very clean. The furnishings are of the highest quality.

We highly recommend this home as a comfortable, clean, and well maintained place to enjoy during a stay in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear George, You and your family are delightful guests. Please do return as you have planned! Our mission is "To provide guests with an aesthetic, comfortable and stress free environment in which guests can rejuvenate while enjoying the adventure of healthy mountain living." Thank you so much for being you-- appreciative and responsible! Best wishes always, Sally
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Fabulous Home on the River Exceeds Expectations!

  • 5 of 5

We love to stay at Canyon Run in Avon because it is so close to everything we like to do. This home is by far our favorite in all of Canyon Run. The decor is is top of the line with many designer touches including reclaimed wood floors and spa-like bathrooms. The views are fabulous from the balcony. Sally, the owner, has thought of everything - the kitchen is perfectly appointed, their is a grill on the balcony, games and puzzles, even extra wipes, bug spray, etc. if you forget yours. There is always a welcome basket with gift cards and yummy snacks. You have to experience this wonderful home - it will make your stay in the mountains that much better!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Debbie, I have so much enjoyed the visits of your family over the years. I feel as if we are old friends. My heart has been feeled with joy as your beautiful daughters continue to grow in their numerous achievements and education. Thank you for enriching my life. Best wishes always, Sally
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Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Pazzos & The Irish Pub. Less than 1/2 mile.
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Arrowhead & Eagle/Vail. Approximately four miles.
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I70 & Avon Rd. Approximately one mile.
Nearest Restaurant
Avon Bakery & Deli & Starbucks. Across the road.
Nearest Ski
Beaver Creek Resort to Gondola. One block.
Car: not necessary

The Westin and the Gondola is a leisurely five minute stroll along the scenic river bike path. The meandering path continues for miles along the river to Edwards with its quaint Victorian Style shops. Walk directly out your door to the river to fish or raft. Kayak park also just a short walk downstream or launch out your back door. Zip lining is close and golfing is everywhere. Sailing and water skiing is an hour away. Define your adventures!


Rates & Availability

Avon Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Sun Slope Splendor
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring Awakening & Rebirth!
May 1 2017 - Jun 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer Cool Fresh River Bleeze
Jun 12 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Amazing Fall Color & Hiking
Sep 9 2017 - Nov 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Mountain Comfort
Nov 17 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
Jolly Winter Holidays
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 8 2018
5 night minimum stay
January Free Fun Frolic
Jan 9 2018 - Jan 31 2018
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Housekeeping Fee $275
Tax Rate 12.4%

Please read Invoice and Rental Agreement thoroughly before signing. Please contact owner with any assistance you may require. Housekeeping is required every two weeks on long term rental in addition to a security deposit of $1,000.

Standard Payments Terms are: One half total is required at time of reservation. Remaining balance is required 60 days in advance of short term rental and 90 days in advance of long term rental. Personal check is preferred. PayPal payment is available for an extra 3% of total amount due.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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