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Rustic & Spacious Log Cabin w/Private Hot Tub, Amazing Views, 4 Miles to Ski

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


About the property

3 Bedroom (1 With Loft) + Bonus Theater Room, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-15)

The Lodge at Mill Creek

Elevation 8,768 Feet


This enchanting lodge is located just 4 miles north of Durango Mountain Resort. Be at resort activities in minutes, while feeling away from it all in a quiet and secluded, wooded paradise. The location of the home is also convenient for trips to the mining town of Silverton, one of the beauties of the four corners. As you arrive at the property you will find beautiful mountain and pond views from the deck. A large gazebo covers the large private hot tub. The large kitchen is a cook's dream with plenty of space and updated appliances. The family can gather around the large island with bar seating or sit at one of the 2 dining tables with seating for 12. There is a lovely sitting area with a large wood fireplace, perfect for curling up and watching the snow fall. Downstairs you will find theater room with 3 couches and an 80" flat panel TV. One of the couches is a sofa sleeper for additional sleeping options. There is a large laundry and utility room with washer and dryer on this floor as well. Upstairs on the top floor you will find 3 bedrooms. The master suite has a king bed with private bath and private balcony overlooking the mountains. The second bedroom features 2 queen beds. A full bath can also be found on this floor. The third bedroom is great for the kids featuring 2 queen beds plus a sleeping loft with 2 twin mattresses. This room also has a private bath. Step outside to enjoy a soak in the large, private hot tub or take in the beauty of the ponds and surrounding mountains.

Please note due to the remote location this home does not have internet access. Cell phone service is typically good enough to use your hot spot to connect.

*Excludes Christmas/New Years/Spring Break

More Details

Property Manager
Durango Red Cliff Properties
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Durango Red Cliff Properties



Durango Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Half Bath - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Common Space - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Two Queen Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Two Queen Beds plus Two Twin Mattresses in Loft
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Rustic & Spacious Log Cabin w/Private Hot Tub, Amazing Views, 4 Miles to Ski
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews

Beautiful cabin

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is beautiful and very well maintained. We stayed here for snowboarding trip for my fortieth birthday and we all loved it. There are a lot of rules and requests by the owner and they seem a bit annoying at times however if I owned the property I'd do the same thing. Tons of room and very relaxing . I'd highly recommend this cabin if you want relaxation in an absolutely beautiful setting.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Multi-family ski trip - AMAZING!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was absolutely perfect for our trip! The pictures honestly do not do it justice - it was beyond expectations for sure! We loved the rustic design/decor/character of the house and the views were stunning - especially waking up to everything blanketed in fresh fallen snow! The spacious rooms were just right for our families (we had 13 people), and there were several more sleeping options with the pull-out sofa beds/chairs...especially in the media room which was definitely a favorite spot for all the kiddos. The kitchen was wonderful (had everything we needed and more) and we all were wishing we had one just like it back home, haha. We spent most of our time in there and it was great that all 13 of us could fit around the island and tables to have meals together. I will say there is a lot of creaking with the wood floors and you can hear everything in the kitchen if you're in the master bedroom which is right above it... but it comes with the rustic-ness of the cabin/house and wasn't something that would deter us from wanting to come back. Most of our phones did not have good service (even after we turned them off and back on to connect to the local towers) and Wi-Fi wasn't available.... which wasn't bad since it forced the kids to get off their electronics and have good old fashioned fun with each other, playing cards/games/outside/etc. My husband and a couple others had to use their computers for work and needed Wi-Fi, so I was able to put my hotspot on (I have Verizon which had great service) and it worked just fine for them. The drive to the ski slopes (Purgatory) was so quick...I don't even think it took a full 5 minutes to get there. We've skied at several different places and Purgatory has made it to the top of our list so far. We loved our experience here and would definitely love to come back again!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Father, Sons, and Grandsons ski trip

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cabin! Very nice and cozy place to unwind after a day on the slopes. The hot tub is a wonderful amenity as well. We would definitely consider this cabin again! Thanks so much!

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved our stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place we loved our stay not sure if that was my home I would want to share. We will be going back again so cozy and comfortable

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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This place was amazing and the whole family loved it.

  • 5 of 5

I picked this place for a family Christmas together and ALL thoroughly enjoyed it. Exceeded my expectations

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, comfortable more than we expected!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this stay and this property was better than expected. Ample and comfortable sleeping spaces. Plenty of seating and table space. We were pleasantly surprised with all the kitchen had. Great kitchen to cook and visit in. The outdoor view and porch were story book perfect. Our family felt at home immediately. The rental company was great! Good communication, readily available and very nice. We would recommend this property to large families, a couple of families vacationing together or anyone who enjoys luxury inside and out!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Durango La Plata County Airport
Nearest Golf
22 Miles
Public Course - Dalton Ranch
Nearest Train
31 Miles
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Nearest Motorway
0.15 Miles
US Highway 550
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Purgatory/DMR Ski Resort
Car: recommended

Approx. 29 Miles to Downtown Durango


Rates & Availability

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