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Large home in E. Aspen's Mountain Valley subdivision near free shuttle bus stop

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Our location in the Mountain Valley area on the desirable east side of Aspen

The property is situated in Aspen's exclusive Mountain Valley subdivision on a lovely and private naturally wooded, sloping site. Strolling distance to the exclusive Aspen Club and Spa and the North Star Nature Preserve that is famous for its gold medal trout fishing and the hiking and biking maintained trails.

The free shuttle bus stop that is located less than 1 block away has buses that run multiple times per hour and are FREE or call ahead to arrange special front door service via the inexpensive 'Dial a Ride' program making it easy to arrange a custom pickup for your party at a cost of only $1.00 per person!

Enjoy everything you need for entertaining, including a large kitchen with intimate, breakfast seating area, a lovely dining room large enough for seating 10-12 people comfortably, and outstanding Roaring Fork River views from the over-sized South facing BBQ and Hot tub deck that is perfect for relaxing and lounging.

Finishes include cathedral beamed ceiling, hardwood and slate floors, 2 gas native rock fireplaces and new comfortable furnishings in a western motif. A separate game room makes this home perfect for families or large groups. Our flexible bed arrangements can be configured either as King or 2 long twins in 4 of the 6 large Bedrooms, perfect for accommodating either couples or kids. The other 2 bedrooms each have a lovely queen bed! All of this creates a pet and child friendly environment that is convenient and comfortable, and at an affordable price.

This is truly Aspen's Gold Coast and the ideal place for that special Aspen family vacation for a once in a lifetime experience........... or every year!

More Details

Jeffrey Shoaf
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 1, 2018

About Jeffrey Shoaf

I came here in 1971 as a ski instructor and fan of skiing and the outdoors. I have been realtor renting and managing properties since 1977 and always enjoy helping visitors to to get the most out of their stay by providing friendly service and extensive local knowledge of the wonderful town I call home.

Jeffrey Shoaf purchased this house in 2008

Why Jeffrey Shoaf chose Mountain Valley

A great comfortable family home in an ideal location that is close to downtown with free shuttle bus service just outside your door making your day on the mountain or night out on the town as convenient as can be.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Jeff; Thank you so much for renting your house to us and making every thing so easy. In addition to the abundance of space, I was delighted by all the little details I didn't expect, the lovely linens, the Bordeaux glasses, the Zinnias on the driveway, and even the City Market discount card. As a chronic whiner with a creaky back, I have to confess that I slept like a baby on whatever mattress you chose. You really thought of everything.

We had a wonderful week and it was the perfect backdrop for our families (who hadn't met before!) to get to know each other. We will remember our stay here with great fondness- Thank you.

If I talk to anyone headed your way, I will definitely talk up your place, and if you ever need a reference, please don't hesitate to use my e-mail. Thanks again for everything-

Warmly- Suzanne
Jul 2011
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Mountain Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(28 traveler reviews)

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Large home in E. Aspen's Mountain Valley subdivision near free shuttle bus stop
average rating of 4.678571 based on 30 reviews

Great property for 10 guys on boys trip.

  • 5 of 5

Nice usesble kitchen, 2 fridges, easy access to town, good TV for viewing Super Bowl. The owners very accommodating allowing us early access as our flights came in. Nice hot tub on deck.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankks Guys. It was great having you too. We are already looking forward to your return trip! Jeff
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The house was perfect! The location was perfect! Had a wonderful time! Highly recommend this home

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. Could not have had a better place to spend Christmas and New Year with family. The owners/managers were very accommodating and great to work with! Loved it!!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear that you all had a great Christmas and New Year's stay at our house here in Aspen this year! Likewise, your folks were great to deal with and fun too boot! We hope you can come back again for another visit real soon. Sincerely, Jeff and Judy
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Great accommodations for a crowd

  • 4 of 5

We were really impressed with the comfortable space for 14 people! We enjoyed the deck and hot tub, and found everything we needed in the kitchen. The proximity to the shuttle stop was very handy, and we loved the walking path along the river. I'm sure it would be great place to stay in the winter as well!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! More great news and good feed back from another satisfied customer and first time tenant. We look forward to your return! We are also so glad and appreciative that you had such a wonderful Aspen vacation experience in our comfortable and lovely home. Sincerely, the Owners
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Aspen GET AWAY Ski Trip 2017

  • 5 of 5

Jeff & Judy were excellent to deal with - very accommodating and friendly. No problems whatsoever. Enjoyed the easily accessible free shuttle, hot tub, deck and plenty of room and 6 bedrooms! booked for our annual GUYS ski trip - 9 of us in total. Place was well equipped and comfortable. We had everything we needed to cook and room for relaxation and entertaining. Would definitely recommend it for larger groups needing more space and bedrooms. Would book this property again! Thanks Jeff & Judy for making our trip so memorable!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review and it was certainly a pleasure meeting you all and to have you guys stay with us! Here's hoping we can do all over again in the near future and we have more perfect ski conditions. Sincerely, Jeff and Judy
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Castle Rock, CO USA

Best Deal in Aspen

  • 5 of 5

A little more than a mile to the Nell. Great Hot Tub. Solid accommodations. Excellent stereo. Awesome Host's--Jeff and Judy. Accommodated my crew of 12 40+ year old guys on our 14th annual trip. I would absolutely book it again. Thank you Jeff!!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay.

  • 5 of 5

There were six of us staying at the home, each with our own comfortable bedroom and nearby bathrooms. The home was fully stocked with all the necessities for a comfortable, stress free stay...we especially appreciated the hot tub after a long day on the Aspen slopes. We also made full use of the kitchen (and the outdoor grill) which had all the necessities for having several "home-cooked" meals at the home. We enjoyed the TV/DVD units, and the Xfinity cable service was excellent.

Although we had a vehicle, it would not have been difficult to walk to the nearby bus stop for a free van ride into the town center, where a transfer could be made to any of the ski areas or other sites. And the van will pick you up at the front door if you call for one and pay $1 for the extra convenience.

Jeff was great. He was easy to contact before and during our stay, and even picked up our first arriving cohort at the airport.

Overall, the accommodations were excellent and we would wholeheartedly recommend this home to any one wanting to stay in Aspen's winter (and other seasons) wonderland.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robert, Thanks for your wonderful review. Judy and I are so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to you all returning again in the near future! With all best wishes and good luck, Sincerely, Jeff and Judy
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Nearest Point of Interest
Benedict Music Tent
Nearest Point of Interest
Silver Queen Gondola
Nearest Point of Interest
North Star Nature Preserve
Nearest Point of Interest
City Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Wagner Downtown City Park


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $500


If the guest pays the full balance on time, they can receive:

- A 50% refund of the total cost if they cancel at least 60 days before check-in.
- A 25% refund of the total cost if they cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

At the discretion of Lessor, if Lessor is given advanced written notice of cancelation from Lessee, and if Lessor is successful in re-renting the subject property for the same time and rate, Lessor may refund up to 90% of prepaid rents to Lessee.

Payments made by credit card within the U.S. (Visa and MasterCard) will be assessed an additional transaction fee of 2% of the total rental price. International payments made by credit card (Visa or MasterCard) will be assessed an additional transaction fee of 3% of the total rental price. This credit card transaction fee will be deducted after check out from the $500 refundable damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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