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Not Your Average Ski Rental at Base

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 2.25 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

From your house to mine. All the comforts of home. Quiet, sunny duplex, on an acre lot, on ski mountain, the two bedrooms plus loft, two and a half bath home is available year round. Two minutes to the Meadows parking and five minutes to the gondola. The city bus runs every 20 minutes just at the end of the driveway for easy mountain access.

The house has a great room with cathedral ceiling, cozy gas fireplace, large windows looking out to ski mountain, flat screen TV, surround sound, and stereo. Decorated with oriental rugs on hardwood floors and antiques. Fabulous entertaining galley kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, indoor Jenn-Aire grill, two ovens, and all custom appliances. All your kitchen necessities. Bar seating for five along with a glass dining table. Everything you need for the family including, Comcast Cable TV, wireless internet, many Disney VHS movies, sleds and Lego's.

An 8 person hot tub is located just off the master bedroom. For privacy it is situated on a covered porch surrounded by lattice walls.

The master bedroom features a king bed with all new linens, dresser, TV, and bath with jacuzzi tub for two, separate glass shower, double sinks, enclosed toilet area, and walk-in closet. Upstairs is the second bedroom with cathedral ceiling, queen bed, and the loft has a twin (trundle) bed. Each large and airy bedroom has its own television. There is an attached heated garage with parking for one small car, along with plenty of additional outdoor parking.

As this is a private home and not in a rental pool, I am now taking e-checks, and credit cards.

House is on the bus line for easy mountain access. VHR- 10-10

Keywords: House/Duplex

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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About The Owner

Since I was a young girl I have dreamed of owning a mountain home. In 2002 I moved from the Denver area and found the perfect location. After the kids moved out I have opened it up as a rental. 'Not your average ski rental' is a wonderful place to call home while on vacation.

The Owner purchased this house in 2002

Why The Owner chose Northwest Colorado

Why Not? The duplex is large, quiet and beautifully appointed. Not Your Average Ski Rental is just that!

What makes this house unique

Unique is the word for this rental. It has all the comforts of home and the convenience of a condo.

Guestbook comments from the owner

In 15 years of skiing all over North America, we have never stayed in a place with views as beautiful as yours. Your place is simply amazing and we look forward to returning.
Dec 2011
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Not Your Average Ski Rental at Base
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Awesome Spring Break

  • 5 of 5

Betsy's house was perfect for our ski vacation. We skied 3 days, perfect location and easy to get to Gondola center. The house was comfortable, well provisioned with everything we needed. Betsy was great and helped with anything we needed. Great vacation!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO, USA

Great family Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

We were 4 adults and 2 teenagers, celebrating our daughters birthday. What a perfect place for our family! The kitchen was fully stocked with everything necessary to prepare full meals, cakes, desserts, etc. The family skied 2 days and loved the hot tub afterwards. Betsy came by and is a delightful hostess full of useful information about her condo, Steamboat and history of the area. She was very communicative before , during and after our stay. It was a fantastic weekend.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great home in Steamboat Springs - perfect for winter or summer

  • 5 of 5

I rented this town home for the month of August, 2014. I had looked at several homes in Steamboat, but this one really appealed to me. After visiting with the owner, I was convinced that this home was the one I wanted. It had all the amenities; fully furnished, centrally located (minutes from the Gondola Square, two grocery stores, restaurants and downtown Steamboat Springs. The town home itself is great. The home has all of the amenities including an enclosed hot tub off the master bedroom. My Son, daughter in law and their two teenage girls stayed with me the first week and the grand daughters really enjoyed the loft. The kitchen is fully equipped and all linen, towels, etc are furnished. The spacious deck offers a great view of Mount Werner and the ski slopes of Steamboat. Had the opportunity to visit with the owner on several occasions during my stay and was impressed. She really worked hard to make my stay enjoyable. I was so impressed that I have reserved the home for the month of August, 2015. I definitely recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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United States

lovely home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in Betsy's Condo this past weekend (4 nights) . Very cozy, comfortable and great location. Lots of towels, kitchen supplies plentiful, washer/dryer was very convenient, plenty of space for the 5 of us and truly felt like our home for the 4 days we were there. Close enough to both town and gondola square so we could stop back in whenever we needed to. It was perfect for our needs.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St. Louis, MO


  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful visit! This condo has everything you could want...lots of room, an amazing view and great location, close to everything. There were four of us with plenty of room for more. You have a view from the livingroom of the ski sloops. We were able to watch the whole fireworks display of the 50th anniversary from our livingroom. Awesome! There is a full kitchen and plenty of games, books, movies & puzzles to entertain all ages. And Betsy is so welcoming and accommodating, just love her. We had such a fantastic visit. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Collins

Thank you!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved your place. Everything we needed was right there and we felt completely at home. The views are stunning and the amenities were perfect. We slept in the upstairs bed and it was the most comfortable futon I have ever slept in! I slept like a rock.

Being so close to the bus for skiing made it a very convenient location.All we had to do was walk to the end of the driveway. I felt very spoiled. We plan on making this a yearly destination and hope your place is always available when we do. We will refer you to anyone wanting a top notch place to call home when in Steamboat.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Hayden/Steamboat Springs
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Steamboat Ski and Resort
Car: not necessary

My property is located .5 mile from the base of Steamboat and the gondola. There is a free city bus that stops at the end of the driveway 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily. This gives you access to the ski area, grocery stores, rental shops and the hospital.


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.8%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Steamboat Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Kind Bed (1), Queen (1) Twin beds in loft area
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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