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A River Front Mountain Luxury Cabin - Colorado's Best Relaxing, Skiing, Rafting

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Mountain Luxury Cabin on River - Easy Access Skiing or Denver

This is truly a RIVER FRONT COLORADO MOUNTAIN LUXURY CABIN! Perfect for a relaxing and beautiful Getaway!! Located close to hiking, rafting, fishing, skiing, biking. And the amenities of urban Denver are just 30 minutes to the east. SKIING IS ONLY 20 to 40 minutes to the west on I70. Easy to get to mountain property with state and county MAINTAINED PAVED ROADS up to the property.

This LOCATION is a perfect a four season home for the outdoor adventurer, skier, biker, urban wanderer in Denver, brewery lover, or for those seeking relaxation. Couples, families, friends, kids all can keep the pace they find best suited to them at the cabin. National Forests encompass most of the countryside.

Now for some more good news about the Cabin and its surroundings.

A STREAM SIDE HOT TUB and INFRARED SAUNA that both literally sit next to the stream! A children's woodland playground! A Hammock nested in the pines! A fire pit and sitting area on the River! A reading loft! A Gas grill and deck area! An area to pan for gold! Horseshoes! Fly fishing at the confluence of Fall River and Clear Creek a five minute walk away! A stone fireplace to warm you on a cool mountain evening!

The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking, including all small and large new appliances, utensils, pots, dishes, coffee maker, etc. Enjoy a gracious dinner in the beautiful dining area, then relax on the leather couches in front of the stone fireplace. There's a high definition 52 inch TV with Dish TV and DVD in the great room, and smaller ones in the bedrooms. Internet is here for your use of course! A Washer and Dryer is available for your use and, of course, all linens are provided. If you have the need your baby, we can provide a pack and play and a Bijourn High Chair.

This home has beautifully landscaped outdoors yard areas and gardens and in the summer, the bird feeders will provide an endless trail of birds and squirrels. You might see some big horn mountain sheep and their lambs or maybe a moose in the yard during your stay. The cabin has been our family get away and it definitely has had a lot of special touches and care put into it. We know you will appreciate it.

This is a such a fun and great place and location for all the seasons for a few friends or a family to gather for rest and relaxation. The Pine and Aspen welcome you all the year.

More Details

Owner
Bruce or Annie Russell
Member since: 2015
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 24, 2017

About Bruce or Annie Russell

Hi, We are active folks that love to travel, bike, hike, etc. The Cabin has been our nest that we built a few years ago as a second home. Our RV has seen us a lot lately. It continues to be enjoyed by us and our family including kids and grand kids. We decided to have others enjoy it as well.

Why Bruce or Annie Russell chose Idaho Springs

We chose this unique location because of its central location to recreation, including skiing, hiking, fishing and rafting, and the city. We fell in love with its special setting on the River and built the Cabin as a second home. When we are not traveling visiting kids and grand kids or for business or pleasure we hang our hat here. It lends itself to guests that don't get hang out in the mountains. Skiing, hiking biking, rafting, fishing all here. So enjoy.

What makes this cabin unique

The LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION is so amazing. A few minutes one way to Denver, a few minutes the other to ski areas. Hiking, biking, rafting, dining, shopping...its all so close. And easy to get to I-70 in 2 minutes.

And of course.... Nature is all around. Beauty is all around. Mountains are all around. History is all around. The Cabin can be a blend of mountain stream side relaxation and recreation or an urban experience. When you get here you will understand!

Amenities

Idaho Springs Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • You will love the Hot Tub, Sauna, Playground and River, etc, but be advised these require supervision and their use in any form is at your Risk.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • 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 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 full baths one with tub/shower and one with shower. Modern and recently remodeled. Additional Soaking Tub in Upstairs Bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Each bedroom has comfortable beds and bedding. The two downstairs bedrooms have queen beds. The upstairs master has a king bed. Each has closet space and a TV.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
280+ SUNSHINE days... We are in the middle of the great outdoors in a Cabin that is a pretty nice place to hang out relaxing all day and all night in all the seasons. Or in just a few minutes be hiking, skiing, biking, rafting... etc etc. The Cabin is just short of the 8000 ft elevation so in the Summer the evenings are cool. Bring a lite jacket just in case you want to sit by the stream at night. In the Winter, if the sun is out we can bask in the Sun having our mid morning coffee on the front porch. Colorado climate is typically dry and sunny.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9634147 based on 82 reviews
Tampa, FL
5

Magical!

  • 5 of 5

The property and house are amazing! Sitting by the river with a little fire going in the fire pit with a glass of wine is all you need. We got ten inches of snow one day there and it was so beautiful looking at it through the large windows. Also, sitting in the hot tub at night with the snow all around was like you were in a Christmas wonderland. The location is great. We easily drove to Vail, Colorado Springs, Fairplay, Rocky Mountain National Park, etc., basically every direction. Idaho Springs is such a cute town with great restaurants.The casinos close by in Blackhawk and Central City were a lot of fun and we had very good luck there. I would definitely stay here again. Bruce and Annie are wonderful hosts.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you... you guys are welcome back anytime!
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Lincoln, Nebraska
5

Already planned our spring trip back!!

  • 5 of 5

There are not enough nice things to say about this place. My boyfriend and I came for our 3 year anniversary to enjoy some peace and quiet, in which this place provided just that! We woke up each morning and drank our coffee in the hot tub watching the fresh snow fall and loved the fact that is was so close to town. We also went up to St. Mary's Glacier just up the rode as well to do some hiking. We only brought the two of us this time but plan on bringing another couple next time as the cabin itself is very spacious. Bruce and Annie stayed in close communication for any help we needed and also provided us with a bottle of champagne to celebrate the anniversary. You can hear the stream from all bedrooms of the house which is probably one of the coolest parts when you are going to bed and waking up every morning. I highly recommend trying out the gold mine tours just 5 minutes away!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cozy, Beautiful, and Welcoming

  • 5 of 5

The home was beautiful. It snowed while we were there. Since so close to St. Mary’s Glacier, we took a hike. We built a fire in the fire pit and watched the LSU game. We cooked soup and just enjoyed the quiet.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very peaceful property, yet close to Idaho Springs.

  • 5 of 5

Great place, everything as advertised. Lovely secluded yard next to creek. We enjoyed nitely outdoor fires and smores with a drink or two! Would stay here again without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Makes me want to buy a cabin!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved our stay. My hubby, kids (3 and 1) and I all enjoyed every moment. Everything was beautiful and comfortable. We even bought the pillows they had afterwards! I can’t wait to go back just the hubs and I.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is beautiful. We went on a girls trip with my mother, aunt, and 80-year-old grandmother. There are a few steps up to get into the cabin, but other than that she was able to get around without any problems. The home was clean and well stocked with dishes, condiments, towels, tissues, games and movies. The heaters downstairs did a great job of keeping the cabin warm. The windows in the living area are beautiful and show wonderful views of the mountain. The town of Idaho Springs was nice and the food here was good, too. The cabin is easy access to the freeway so you're quick to get anywhere you need to go for exploring. I can't recommend this place enough. You'll enjoy it through and through.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub
"A nice Brew awaits you. "
Beau Jo's
"Maybe the best pizza in the entire world... or maybe its just a second runner up..... in any..."
Central City Opera House
Idaho Springs Treasures
Black Hawk
"A Bit of Gambling with lots of food. "
Loveland Ski Resort
"Close and all levels of skiing. "
Keystone Ski Resort
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Indian Hot Springs
"Great place for family kids, couples, or just you. "
Idaho Springs
"This little mountain town is a great place to walk around, visit museums, eat, and shop. "
Georgetown
"A great place to wonder around and see a historic town, eat and be merry. It has a great pl..."
Starbucks
Mother Cabrini Shrine
Golden
Phoenix Gold Mine
Two Brothers Deli
Azteca
Clear Creek Rafting
"One of several rafting companies that are top notch"
Mount Evans Scenic Byway
"Highest paved road in North America.. "
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Coors Brewery Tour
"A great tout"
Georgetown Loop Railroad
Coors Field
"baseball anyone"
Charlie Taylor Waterwheel
Saint Mary's Glacier
"This is a great little hike to the Lake and Glacier. Kids can do it. If you want more advent..."
Liquid Descent Rafting
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
"historic place to see a concert... the Beatles thought so"
Pole Creek Golf Club
Waypost Deli - Ameristar
The Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
"historic spot near by"
Winter Park
"great winter and summer adventures"
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
"historic place to see a concert... the Beatles thought so"
Evergreen
Arapahoe national forest
"Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Etc The address is the main office in Idaho Springs... the fores..."
Arapahoe national forest
"Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Etc The address is the main office in Idaho Springs... the fores..."
Echo Mountain
Westbound and Down Brewing Company
Buffalo Restaurant & Bar
"historic eats"
Saint Mary's Glacier
"This is a great little hike to the Lake and Glacier. Kids can do it. If you want more advent..."
Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Idaho Springs
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Evergreen
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I 70
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Idaho Springs
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Loveland
Car: necessary

This is an amazing location for so many activities or just doing nothing. The sun shines nearly 280 days a year.

Here is a link and you can investigate for yourself the very local fare.

http://visitidahospringscolorado.com/

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $145 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 5.9%

Ask about OUR COUPLES DISCOUNT! The Cabin loves couples and Couples love the Cabin!

>Check in is at 4PM MST on first night and Check out is at 11AM MST
> REFUND POLICY:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date
50% refund for cancellations more than 31 days before check-in date
No refund if cancellation within 30 days of reservation
>Exception to 30 day refund: If property is re-booked and utilized during canceled reservation days we will refund 75%
>Less than 3 day bookings may be possible. Feel free to inquire.
>Additional fee of $40 per guest per night for more than 6 guests may apply depending on duration and age. Any guest over the 6 maximum must be approved in advance.
>The Cabin environment is quite and peaceful for your enjoyment and relaxation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.