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BRECKENRIDGE, PEAK 8, SKI-IN, SKI-OUT, LATE CHECK-OUT, EARLY CHECK-IN, MOOSE/FOX

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bath, Hot Tub, BBQ, Fire Pit, Mountain Views, Free Shuttle to Town

This spacious mountain home features a clean, bright, and inviting atmosphere; and is perfect for several families. It has a fully equipped, and modern kitchen with all new appliances in 2016, and an outside barbecue grill for preparing meals for large groups. The heated garage with 12 boot warmers, is ideal for storing skis, boots, poles, snowboards, and mountain bikes overnight. It also features a new Foosball table, a new bar, puzzles, games, and sports equipment.

We make every effort to accommodate early check-ins and late check-outs (subject to availability); and will confirm either within 24 hours of arrival and 24 hours of departure; upon request.

The outdoor hot tub on the upper deck, overlooks a quiet meadow, and allows for amazing evening experiences under the stars; in this quiet neighborhood. The homes in the area are privately owned and are rarely rented or occupied, except over major holiday periods. New outdoor furniture in 2016, as well as an outside gas fire pit complete the outdoor amenities.

Two separate living room areas, each with their own fireplaces and flat screen TV’s allow for large groups to spread out. All three bedrooms and all three bathrooms are layed out for maximum efficiency. The master bedroom has one king bed with a private bath. The second bedroom has a queen bed with a single trundle pullout. The third bedroom has a queen bed with another single trundle pullout. There is a pullout sofa bed in the TV entertainment room; which also features a fireplace. There is another pullout sofa bed in the main living room; which features a fireplace.

The free, town operated, shuttle bus service runs every 15 minutes within 100 yards of the Lodge; and allows guests to come and go all day long on their own schedule. Digital keyless entry allows for more convenience.

It is not unusual to see moose, bear, fox, deer, and raccoons; right outside the door or from the deck. Guests can easily make day trips to Vail, Aspen, Keystone, Beaver Creek, Arapahoe Basin, Loveland, Steamboat Springs, Crested Butte, and Copper Mountain; but there is so much terrain and variety at Breckenridge, Ski Area, that most guests do not wander too far.

Comcast Xfinity WiFi Internet, new in 2016, with speeds of up to 100Mbps provide exceptional internet speeds for large groups, throughout the lodge; and allow for Netflix, Amazon, and Apple TV high speed downloads.

Smart-Eco thermostats by Nest, manage temperature zones individually; while integrated smoke and CO2 detectors by Nest provide for added safety.

More Details

Property Manager
Scott McMullen
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 15, 2017

About Scott McMullen

We have been snowboarding in Colorado at Vail, Aspen, Keystone, and Breckenridge since 2008; and have purchase our own home after enjoying many winter and summer vacations in the friendly and accessible town of Breckenridge; which has a very active, year round social community.

Scott McMullen purchased this lodge in 2015

Why Scott McMullen chose Breckenridge Area

This property is in an ideal location with great mountain sunrise views and sits atop a secluded meadow and pond. It gives our friends, family, and guests unique and easy access to our favorite areas of the Breckenridge Ski Resort at Peaks 6, 7, and 8; while allowing us to snowboard and ski at other areas nearby on our annual Epic Pass. It also allows us easy and reliable Breck Free Ride Bus service into town during the day and in the evenings, without having to take our own car.

What makes this lodge unique

This home is close to the mountain for winter or summer activities, yet close enough to town to walk. It is also within a two minute walk to the free shuttle service; yet it is situated on a private road with secluded views.

The historic gold mining town of Breckenridge was incorporated in 1859; and the quaint and fun little town is now home to art exhibitions, a summer concert series, ski and snowboarding competitions, an international winter ice sculpting competition; and dozens of other year round exhibitions and activities.

Mountain Meadow Lodge has ski in access from the Peak 8 Four O'Clock Run and ski out access on the same run to the Snowflake Chairlift which takes you to the top of the novice area at Peak 8; where you can choose between five chairlifts and the Gondola to move you around the mountain quickly. The Lodge is also within a two minute walk to the Ski Hill Road bus stop at the Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Center; with bus service that runs every 15 minutes for the 2 minute ride to the base of Peak 8, or the 2 minute ride to the base of Peak 7, or the 5 minute ride into the town of Breckenridge.

Although Breckenridge is famous for its incredible ski season which runs from November to April; the Summit County area is also an all year playground for mountain biking, rafting, zip lining, golf, hiking, and even summer dogsledding. Snowboarding at Arapahoe Basin in bikinis and outrageous costumes takes place in July and is more about drinking and live bands than anything else.

Gold mining towns of Leadville and Steamboat Springs, are easy day trips and the historic Durango & Silverton Railway trip is an unforgettable summer experience. White water rafting at Buena Vista is less than a two hour drive from "Breck" as it is known by the locals. Mountain Meadow Lodge is the perfect location from which to launch your countless Summit County adventures.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Hi Scott -



We have arrived. A few hours late due to the winter storms but we are happy to have so much snow! Skiing has been fantastic and beautiful! The house is gorgeous and perfect for our family. We've figured out the FreeRide system and appreciate the tip of leaving our skis and boots at BreckSports. So easy! The kids had a fantastic day at ski school yesterday. Very professional and fun. We must also say thank you to Colorado Express, great recommendation. The key pad is a great idea. Getting keys or key card from another location at 1:45 am would not have been ideal after all our delays! Thanks again and we are thoroughly enjoying our stay!



We will put garbage out this am. Thanks for the reminder and great organization in the house! Very easy to figure everything out.



Thanks again,

Ben & Michelle



Ps the Christmas tress is beautiful! The kids were thrilled!



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Dec 2016
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Amenities

Breckenridge Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
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 - master ensuite - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , ensuite bath with jacuzzi tub, separate shower, and 2 sinks
    Bathroom 2 - for bedroom 2 and 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jack and jill bath
    Bathroom 3 - den and living room - toilet , combination tub/shower , adjacent to den
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - king and ensuite bath - 1 king , master bedroom with ensuite bath, jacuzzi tub, and two sinks
    Bedroom 2 - queen and single - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , single is a trundle bed
    Bedroom 3 - queen and single - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , single is a trundle bed
    Living Room - sofa bed and shared bath - 1 queen
    Den - queen sofa bed and bath - 1 queen
    Baby crib and highchair - 1 baby crib , stored in bedroom 3 closet
Entertainment:
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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BRECKENRIDGE, PEAK 8, SKI-IN, SKI-OUT, LATE CHECK-OUT, EARLY CHECK-IN, MOOSE/FOX
average rating of 4.882353 based on 18 reviews
Warrenville
4

Beautiful house very clean and lots of wildlife

  • 4 of 5

We saw a moose in the backyard within 10 minutes of checking in. Very good setup with two separate living quarters. Would be great for two families or a larger group. Has every kitchen utensil you could ask for. Grill on the deck is great and a gas fire pit on the deck is very nice to have also. The owner is very nice to work with as the hot tub went down and he had it repaired and operational within hours. Overall the place is great. The free bus is less than a 5 minute walk and if you're feeling lazy you can call ski Uber for $16 door to slopes. You can't go wrong with this property and if your looking forward to seeing wildlife this is the best place for that.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Come back in the summer to see even more wildlife. Best regards, Scott & Karla McMullen
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5

The house is the perfect place to get away and relax. It is equipped with absolutely everything.

  • 5 of 5

This was my first stay in Breckenridge and at the Mountain Meadow. Although nobody is there to show you around, everything is perfectly labeled, they provided a book for activities and town information. The house is secluded and beautiful. The rooms are very spacious were four can easily sleep with comfort. The kitchen is equipped with everything we needed, they thought of everything! As well as an impressive rack of spices. The patio has an amazing view of a small pond and trees, we saw a Moose that got really close, it was so cool!. There are more animals to see, but just sitting down with a glass of wine to take in the scenery is enough. The house is perfectly located not in town but a very nice walking distance and also the towns free ride is available in the corner of the street. I had the fortune to spend some time with Scott and Karla, they made me feel great about staying at their home, I will for sure come back for ski season. Thank you both for your generosity.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great house in a good location.

  • 4 of 5

Really lovely property in a nice quiet location close to the slopes and a 5/10 minute drive into town. Really well fitted out house with ski and boot storage. Ski out involves a 5/10 minute uphill walk but is definitely better than drive/park/gondola alternative. Ski in is dependent on conditions. Otherwise it's a 10 minute walk down a road. Again preferable to alternatives. Would definitely rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post a review. You and your family are welcome back any time.
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5

Great place, even greater owner for the best vacation ever.

  • 5 of 5

We booked the Mountain meadow lodge for ten days hoping to catch some much needed rest and witness the turning of the leaves as Co welcomed the fall season... Our only regret was to not have booked a longer stay.

The owners made the process very easy and we felt welcomed even before we stepped foot into the Meadow lodge.

The organization is impeccable, the house is easy to settle into and the "smart house" works for everyone from age 4 to "no limit".

We loved every aspect of our stay at the house, the lodge is incredible and the location is phenomenal, we parked the car and were able to enjoy all kinds of hikes directly from house, a short walk (literally 3 minutes) to the bus stop and the options open up, either up to catch the Gondolas or down for a short ride to the town center.

Good weather and you will find yourself enjoying a bbq and a soak in the hot tub, bad weather and the entertainment center at the house is there for an evening of Television or a fun time with all the toys and games provided by the owners... you love nature, just grab your coffee in the morning and wait for the Moose to come along, tired of the Moose? just wait a little longer and the white tail fox will come to pay his respects...

We loved it, we recommend it, we will return...

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Breck and Foosball

  • 5 of 5

Overall the place was great! Rooms were nice, Foosball was fun, easy to get into town. Good stuff!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great stay over the 4th of July

  • 5 of 5

Perfect house for my family's stay over the 4th of July week in Breckenridge. House was very well stocked and is more impressive than the pictures show. Scott was a great host frequently checking in and addressing small issues. Great location as you feel deep in the woods but its only a nice 20 minute walk down to town or 5 minute drive. A ton of great extras like a wildlife alert that lets you know when the moose are out back. Our favorite part was the huge deck space with the hot tub, firepit, and plenty of seating for the entire family. We'll definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Breckenridge Ski Resort
Breckenridge Brewery
Peak 8 Base Area and Summer Fun Park
Empire Burger
One Ski Hill Place, A RockResort
Sevens at Breckenridge
Ten Mile Station
Nordic Center - XC Ski or Snowshoe
City Market
BreckConnect Gondola
Relish
Crepes A La Cart
QuickSilver Chairlift
Four O'Clock Ski Run
Snowflake Lift Breckenridge Resort
Twist
Hearthstone Restaurant
Modis
QuickSilver SuperChair
Taipai Tokyo 3
Snowflake Ski Lift
Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
T-Bar at Base of Peak 8
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Breckenridge Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-70 West
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sevens Fine Dining
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Breckenridge - Peak 8
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Frisco
Car: not necessary

The Lodge is set at the edge of a private, protected meadow with a small natural pond that attracts moose, deer, fox, and bear.

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Rates & Availability

Breckenridge Lodge Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2017-2018 Holiday
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 15 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
End of stay cleaning fee $250
Tax Rate 11.7%

100% refund with a cancelation 90 days prior to the reservation.

Manager'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.
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