|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
If you’re looking for a true escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you won’t be disappointed when you arrive at this spectacular house in the Arkansas River Valley, Colorado’s playground for great fishing, hiking, biking, riding, river rafting, kayaking, hot springs, and so much more. Situated on a heavily wooded lot approximately 1 acre in size, you and your guests will get to enjoy breathtaking peak and mountain views, as well as plenty of peace and quiet. This house is a great setting for family reunions, and your equine companions are welcome to come along for the trip - Horse accommodations and trailer storage are available just a few miles from the house for your convenience!
With 3 bedrooms (one bedroom acts as the gameroom as well), 3 bathrooms, and enough sleeping accommodations for 8 guests, this unique octagon-shaped brick home offers both contemporary and vintage antique features, fully furnished with all the amenities you need to be as comfortable as possible during your stay, including 3 flat screen TVs, DVD players, and cable. The large, well-appointed master bedroom boasts a plush king-sized bed with spacious closets, desk, sitting area, and private full bath, while the second bedroom offers a queen-sized bed with a beautiful mountain view and a separate full bath. Cozy up by the gas log fireplace in the charming living room, which encircles the home’s octagon brick core along with the full kitchen, elegant dining area with seating for 6, and laundry room with washer and dryer. The kitchen comes fully equipped with all the necessary modern cooking appliances, including a coffee grinder. There are 2 queen-sized sleeper sofas for extra sleeping downstairs in the garden level game room, where you’ll also find a flat panel TV, comfortable seating for 13, game table, and additional work desk. Enjoy your morning coffee outside on the wraparound deck while gazing at Mt. Princeton and observing the wonderful wildflowers, birds, and other wildlife - What a perfect start to another peaceful day in mountain paradise!
From here, you'll be in an excellent position to fish the pristine 'freestone' Arkasnsas River. The Upper Arkansas River offers the most public access of any river in the state of Colorado, along with some of the most trout per mile of any river in Colorado!
You and your guests will love this home’s gorgeous, secluded mountain setting in a private ranch subdivision on the slopes of “fourteener” Mount Princeton on the Continental Divide. You'll get to enjoy direct access from the property to San Isabel National Forest and the Colorado Trail, as well as a variety of other trails for hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, showshoeing, horseback riding and more. The homeowners will be happy to provide expert trail advice to help you plan the best experience possible. If you plan on bringing your own horses, you'll love the convenience of having equine accommodations just minutes from the property. There's plenty of room to board 4 horses easily, but more could be accommodated if needed!
Located 6 miles outside the town of Buena Vista, you’ll be within an hour of popular skiing and recreation areas such as Monarch, Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, Vail, Keystone, and Cooper Hill. Just 5 minutes from the property is Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort, a popular wedding venue. This area is also very rich in history and close to the historic mining towns of Leadville, St. Elmo, Vicksburg, and more. You’ll find excellent local restaurants, museums, art shows, quilt shows, bike and mule races and rallies, rock hounding, air shows, parades, and numerous other events and attractions within close proximity of the property as well. There’s literally a little something for everybody!
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, wraparound deck, laundry room with washer and dryer, Dish TV, gas log fireplace, game room, and much more
- Amazing, secluded setting with gorgeous peak and mountain view - Less than an hour from several ski areas and other attractions!
- Horse and trailer storage available a few miles away from the property - Please inquire for more details!
- Master Bedroom: King-sized Bed with large closets, desk, sitting area, flat screen TV, and private full bathroom
- Bedroom 2: Queen-sized Bed with small TV/DVD player (not hooked up to cable), mountain view and separate full bathroom
- 2 Queen-sized Sleeper Sofas in the lower level Game Room (equipped with another flat screen TV) can accommodate 4 extra guests and be used as another bedroom
- No smoking
- Pets considered with owner approval
- Pet Fee: $50 Per Stay
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
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The home was so comfortable and a perfect location for the four wheel trails we wanted to go on. The owners were so nice and the house was incredibably clean. Has everything you need, couldn't find anything it didn't have. Awesome place to stay.
We enjoyed our stay at Jeri's home. Our group had traveled in for the Leadville MTB Race. We were met at the home, Jeri gave us a brief tour of all the amenities, this house is equipped for any meal you want to prepare. All rooms are spacious and clean. The washer and dryer are a great addition if you are doing anything outside and want to keep your clothes clean. I highly recommend looking into this rental. Downtown BV is wonderful, it was sad to leave.
We stayed at this wonderful and unique home at the base of Mt Princeton over the Memorial Day holiday. Ed and Jeri were warm and welcoming hosts. We've stayed in several VRBO rentals and found this home to be better equipped than most. The owners have obviously spent time anticipating guests' every need. We enjoyed the quiet away from town, but had easy access to lots of the Buena Vista attractions.
This nice home is tucked away from the city and offers a spacious stay. The owner of this property is very professional and great to talk with. Communication on the property details and follow up after the rental dates was great! I would recommend this rental to family.
Our vacation was to ride ATV's in the mountains and go white water rafting. This place was a great location for both of these. House was very clean and the kitchen was well stocked.