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Beautiful vintage home in the heart of historic downtown

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Comfortable 3 bedroom 2 bath home with large fenced yard

This fully-remodeled 1914 Victorian home will be a perfect get-away! We love creating spaces that make people feel welcome and at-home. This home has all new furnishings and all the amenities you could want -- fully stocked kitchen, wifi, Smart TVs, toy room for the kids, a large fenced back yard and a beautiful patio to enjoy the Colorado fresh air.

A welcome basket with snacks, coffee and tea will be waiting for your arrival. The kitchen is fully stocked with everything you could want. We also have a pantry filled with cooking and baking basics, so you don’t have to buy something like a whole jar of spices or oil to make a wonderful meal. The back yard patio has a charcoal grill and ample seating for your group. Don’t feel like cooking? Our guest resource book is filled with menus from local restaurants.

The main floor bedroom has a new, queen sized Serta mattress and desk. The additional main floor bedroom has a fold out sofa-bed with a comfy, memory foam mattress. Upstairs, you'll find a large garret-style bedroom with both queen and full sized beds and an ensuite bath. Children will also enjoy the 'Kid's Kubby,' filled with Thomas the Train table, doll house and other toys.

The lower level has a full laundry with soap and dryer sheets that you are welcome to use.

There are numerous corner coffee shops and the nearby downtown area is filled with eclectic restaurants, pubs, galleries and shops.

There is a major bus line 3 blocks from the house. The cottage has its own private and secure parking spot. The Colorado Springs airport is a short, 10 minute drive from the house.

Providing you with a wonderful stay is our top priority! If this property doesn't suit you, check out some of our other properties in Colorado Springs. Please see any of these other listings: 4087184, 3762961, 3778339, 3922546, and 3922548.

Local Activities – The house is central to almost everything in Colorado Springs:

•Downtown Colorado Springs – less than 1 mile

•Shooks Run Biking trail – 1 block

•Colorado College – 1 mile

•Memorial Hospital – 1 block

•Olympic Training Center - 2 blocks

•Old Colorado City history, shopping, restaurants – 3 miles

•UCCS – 4 miles

•Garden of The Gods - 4 Miles

•The Broadmoor Hotel - 5 miles

•Patty Jewett, Colorado Springs, and Kissing Camels golf courses – all within 5 miles

•Glen Eyrie Castle and Conference Center – 5 miles

•World Ice Arena – 5 miles

•Red Rock Canyon Trail – 6 miles

•Bear Creek Regional Park – 6 miles

•Cheyenne Canyon – 7 miles

•Manitou Springs history, shopping and restaurants – 8 miles

•Cheyenne Mountain Zoo - 8 miles

•Cog Railway with trip to top of Pikes Peak - 8 miles

•The Incline hiking – 8 miles

•Cave of the Winds – 9 miles

•Colorado Springs Airport - 10 miles

•Air Force Academy - 10 miles

•Focus on the Family – 11 miles

•Denver - 70 miles

More Details

Property Manager
Nancy and Ryan Soderstrom
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Nancy and Ryan Soderstrom

About Nancy: As an artist, I find great inspiration for my pottery and designs in the beauty surrounding Colorado Springs. I particularly love the Aspens! Colorado Springs is a city filled with friendly, creative people and we love helping guests make the most of their time here. We welcome the opportunity to help you plan your stay. About Ryan: As a former corporate marketing and communications executive, I now enjoy a combination of consulting, writing, and woodworking. In this eclectic season of life, I’m focused on friends and guests. Whether it’s helping a business grow, making woodcraft, or getting to know our guests and friends, I find there’s always a good story to be told.

Nancy and Ryan Soderstrom purchased this house in 2013

Why Nancy and Ryan Soderstrom chose East Colorado Springs

This house reminds us of a by-gone era when life was slower and people sat on beautiful porches to sip iced tea. We love the history and charm of this home, and immediately saw the appeal of opening its doors for travelers to enjoy.

What makes this house unique

There is an amazing amount of personality in original wood floors and molding throughout this house. We find it to be a peaceful and relaxing place to be, particularly in the back yard arbor and patio.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you for hosting us so beautifully. Our four year old wanted every day to come back to the "white house" and said many times how she loved her new house. The plush towels and cozy sheets made a wonderful difference, as did your special touches and toy room for both our girls. Thanks for helping to make it a special and comfortable stay!
Aug 2015
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Amenities

East Colorado Springs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full bathroom on the main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , full bathroom upstairs ensuite with the bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , New queen sized serta mattress - Pack-n- play crib in closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Memory foam mattress on queen sized sofa bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful vintage home in the heart of historic downtown
average rating of 4.9302325 based on 45 reviews
5

Nicely furnished home close to the Olympic Training Center

  • 5 of 5

We were glad for the extra room in this house since we were travelling with Mom, Dad, teenage son, married son, daughter-in-law and 2 month old. We knew our teenage son would be on a sleeper sofa, but he appreciated the privacy of the sunroom and it was nice that we didn't have to make up the bed each day to get it out of the way. The son and daughter-in-law and their 2 month old enjoyed the privacy of the upstairs quarters. And Mom and Dad were comfortable in the room downstairs. The kitchen was fully stocked and we enjoyed the pancake mix, coffee, and treat bag left for us. We had to communicate about lightbulbs not working, but they came right over with extras. And we had to ask about what to do with the trash. We would definitely recommend this home if you are interested in the Royal Gorge (about 1 hour and 20 minutes away, Manitou Incline and town (15 minutes), Pikes Peak (15 minutes), and the Olympic Training Center (walking distance). We did not get to ride the Cog Railway to Pikes Peak because they were already sold out when we went to check the week before our trip, so reserve early if you don't want to miss out!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute and cozy

  • 5 of 5

The home was so cute, fun for my kids, clean and great hospitality. Everything we needed for cooking was available and the owners checked in on us throughout the week to make sure we had everything we needed. We will be going back when we are in Colorado Springs the next time!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Place!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a good time in Colorado Springs and were so lucky to stay at one of the Aspen Leaf Cottages. The hosts had incredible attention to detail and, literally, everything was perfect. Three areas of sleeping accommodations allowed us to spread out, large kitchen with everything we needed, fenced-in back yard, in walking distance to a great coffee shop! Very pet and child friendly. We can't wait to tell our friends they must stay with them if traveling to Colorado Springs.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, great house, thoughtful extra amenities

  • 5 of 5

Great house in a great location. We really appreciated the extra thoughtfulness of the snack bag, Pikes Peak pancake mix and flexibility on check out. Thanks to Nancy and Ryan for these kind gestures which made our stay that much more enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, cute, comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

The house was nice and had everything that we needed. We enjoyed our stay and plan to return in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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The property was nice, clean and had everything we needed for a relaxing vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Great time, great property! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Pet Fee $25
Damage Deposit $200

Note: Cancellations will be assessed a fee of $50 to cover transaction fees. Cancellations less than 2 weeks before the booking will receive 50% refund.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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