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David & Tracey Kempsell

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Perfect location to explore Denver, Boulder, and the Rockies!

35 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

North Central Westminster Townhome Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths Mountain View Townhouse.

This is The Dragonfly, our Westminster townhouse. Enjoy all that Denver and the Front Range of the Rockies have to offer from this great home base in a quiet, family-oriented, residential neighborhood.

This beautifully furnished home features three bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, comfortable couches and cozy gas fireplace in the living room, and an updated kitchen that has everything you need to create a delicious meal. This is NOT a party house, but rather a peaceful home-away-from-home -- perfect for a family vacation, a girlfriend getaway, business colleagues, or a couples' retreat.

Dragonfly has beds for SIX. Bedroom/bath #1 is an upstairs master suite. There is a beautiful mountain view from the window, a king sized bed, separate shower and soaking tub in the bathroom, and walk-in closet. Bedroom/bath #2 is a main floor master suite. Two twin beds can also be made up into a king-sized bed. Bathroom has separate shower and soaking tub, and walk-in closet. Bedroom #3 is furnished with twin beds and is right down the hall from bathroom #3, which has a tub/shower combination.

Two twin air beds and a futon in the unfinished basement provide sleeping locations for additional people. However, in the interests of safety and comfort, we will not accept any parties larger than 8, including children.

Start your day with coffee and a mountain view. Spend the day exploring Denver -- Downtown is just 20 minutes away, the Denver Zoo and Science Museum about 25 minutes. Take in a play or concert at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Explore the Sixteenth Street Mall, the Capitol, the Mint, or the world of cuisines from the lunch trucks in the Civic Center. Or, head for the hills -- we've got a picnic cooler and camp chairs. Picnic, hike, climb, ski, bicycle....all within a short drive. At the end of the day, sit on the patio and enjoy the majesty of a Colorado mountain sunset.

Dragonfly is 10 minutes from Westminster Promenade, which has selection of restaurants, a huge movie multiplex, bowling & family entertainment complex, and ice arena. Across from the Promenade is the Butterfly Pavilion, a wonderful place to explore nature. Flatiron Crossing is one of the most popular shopping and dining complexes in the Denver area, and is just 15 minutes down the highway.

And, of course, you could always stay in and enjoy the townhouse!

There are digital cable television, blu-ray players that allow you to access Netflix or Hulu+ accounts, and wifi. The unfinished basement has a futon and ping-pong table. The subdivision has a playground, outdoor pool, and walking trails around three tiny 'lakes'. Access to walking & bike trails and open space area is just a short walk away.

In addition to the beautiful setting and furnishings, The Dragonfly is a gallery for the work of award-winning Colorado artist, Cheryl Berglund. Enjoy the gorgeous artwork in all of the rooms -- or purchase a painting to take home as a reminder of your wonderful stay at The Dragonfly.

We hope you will make our Dragonfly your home away from home as you explore the beautiful Colorado Front Range.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
David & Tracey Kempsell (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About David & Tracey Kempsell

We purchased this beautiful home in 2013 and are excited to share it with you. Colorado natives, transplanted to Michigan, we visit our Colorado family as often as possible.

David & Tracey Kempsell purchased this townhome in 2013

Why David & Tracey Kempsell chose Westminster

We chose this property for the location. Great proximity to downtown Denver as well as walking and biking trails, restaurants, movies, live theater and, of course, the mountains.

What makes this townhome unique

“The main symbols of the dragonfly are renewal, positive force and the power of life in general. Dragonflies can also be a symbol of the sense of self that comes with maturity. Also, as a creature of the wind, the dragonfly frequently represents change. And as a dragonfly lives a short life, it knows it must live its life to the fullest with the short time it has – which is a lesson for all of us. ”

We invite you to find renewal in our lovely home-away-from-home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

...to make your home comfortable, enjoyable, entertaining, and warm! You have done a fantastic job with decorating and adding those amenities (guest information book, instructions for use of equipment, ping pong table in the basement, DVD's and movies, wine glasses, etc.) that really makes a stay very pleasant. All the best!
May 2015
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Perfect location to explore Denver, Boulder, and the Rockies!
average rating of 4.9714284 based on 44 reviews
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A perfect 10

  • 5 of 5

Lovely comfortable home. Made our visit extra special!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Dragonfly - Centrally Located, Comfortable, Spacious, and Well Equipped - we felt right at home!

  • 5 of 5

We were staying in the Denver area for a relatives wedding in Golden, CO. The Dragonfly was centrally located for all of our activities and close to the airport. The unit was comfortable, spacious, and well equipped in a beautiful neighborhood! We sat outside, played board games, and even used the community swimming pool during some of our down time. All of our needs were met and we felt right at home! It was a pleasure to work with the owners; David and Tracey. Thank you for letting us enjoy the Dragonfly!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy your family was comfortable at our Dragonfly. Please come back to us the next time you're visiting your family!
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Family get together

  • 5 of 5

Stayed with my husband and infant son and had my parents meet us there. Also visited several family and friends in the area. We had dinners, visited long into the night and were able to get around Denver area quickly with little to no problems with traffic. Excellent location - not too close to downtown so you miss the traffic but easily accessible. Had EVERYTHING we needed. Never wanted for anything. Clean, bright, decor was awesome and personable. Beds and linens were comfortable. Best rental we have had in a while.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful townhouse

  • 5 of 5

The Dragonfly house was very clean and comfortable. I was pleased with our stay.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Denver Location

  • 5 of 5

We had such a fantastic time staying at the Dragonfly. The Westminster area is absolutely gorgeous. We thoroughly enjoyed walking around the lakes and enjoying the weather. I was surprised at how easy it was to get to downtown Denver. My husband loved the bed in the upstairs master bedroom and wants to know what mattress David and Tracey have so we can buy one just like it. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad your family enjoyed our home. Tell your husband all the beds are Physician's Choice from Denver Mattress. We think they're comfy, too! Hope to see you again soon. TK
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Absolutely amazing - highly recommended family friendly home!!!

  • 5 of 5

Dave and Tracey have a beautiful home that they clearly take great pride in. The house was beautiful, came with everything we could ever need, and is located in a gorgeous location. Dave and Tracey thought of everything that a traveler would need to have a home away from home. My three children and I stayed here for a week and were very sad to leave. We definitely plan to be back and I recommend the Dragonfly to anyone that is looking for a great home to stay in while visiting Colorado!

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Train
13 Miles
Denver Union Station
Car: recommended

Easy access to I-25 , C-36, and I-76. Minutes to downtown Denver, Boulder, and the Mountains. Close to shopping, restaurants, and entertainment.

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Rates & Availability

North Central Westminster Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 18 2016 - Nov 24 2016
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,650
 
 
Christmas 2016
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
$1,650
 
 
Chase the Winter Blues
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
$1,400
 
 
Easter Weeks
Apr 10 2017 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$235
$1,550
 
 
Summer 2017
May 25 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $160 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 15.6%

50% of rental fees are due to confirm your reservation, and the balance due 14 days prior to arrival. We accept HomeAway Payments and checks. Cancellations will be accepted up to 30 days in advance of arrival for full refund, less any HomeAway Payment fees we've incurred and a $25 administrative fee. Less than 30 days prior to arrival, refund will be made only if we are able to rebook the property.

NOTE: Reservation will not be confirmed until signed rental agreement and first payment have been received.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

North Central Westminster Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Master bedroom 1 en suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Master bedroom 2 en suite.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Master Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Second floor.
    Master Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Can be made up as a king bed. Main floor.
  • In addition to 6 beds, we have a small futon in the unfinished basement, two twin airbeds, and two portable cribs.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

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