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Cozy Family Home: Central to All the Fun in the Colorado Rockies

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Florissant Cabin Rental Photos and Description

5 Bed, 3 Bath, Sleeps 14 with open floor plan. Pet Friendly, Wheelchair Access

Large home with 5 bedrooms and open floor plan. A perfect get-a-way for families and friends. Located in the center of the state, so all the fun Colorado has to offer is just minutes away.

This home has a large, modern kitchen, a big laundry room with new appliances, lots of comfy spots to relax and spend time together. Satellite TV on large screen and plenty of comfortable seating. Open floor plan with kitchen island allows everyone to enjoy common space. Large bedrooms allows you privacy when you need it.

Three full bathrooms and 5 bedrooms means everyone can sleep comfortably. Two bedrooms have king beds, two have queen beds, one has 4 twin beds (two sets of bunks) and there is a fold out couch.

At nearly 9000 feet above sea level, the evenings are always cool enough for a fire in the fire-pit. A pellet style wood stove supplements the heat in the house.

The home is pet friendly, but be sure your pet is well trained. Deer, foxes, squirrels, chipmunks and other wildlife are frequently seen in the yard. One pet per visit, and pets must be crated while unattended.

Will you be spending time at TihsreeD Lodge? We are less than a mile away!

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Toni or Fred
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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About Toni or Fred

A former Iowa bull-riding cowboy, Fred Fisher now builds homes in Colorado. He fell in love with the Florissant area and found a sunny, hillside lot to build his dream home. Now that he is an empty-nester, he shares his love of Colorado and home with vacationers from Texas, Kansas and beyond.

Fred knows horses and can assist you if you choose to bring your horse with you to Cowboys Cove.

Toni or Fred purchased this cabin in 2005

What makes this cabin unique

Being central to the state and having plenty of bedrooms allows this spot to be perfect for families who want to vacation in Colorado. With just a short drive you can be to many of the favorite places in the state. Whether you want to raft, climb a fourteener, visit the museums in Colorado Springs and Denver, or visit ghost-towns... the drive is under 2 hours. National parks, resort towns, brewery tours, skiing and more are easily accessed by car.

Reviews

Cozy Family Home: Central to All the Fun in the Colorado Rockies
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Great place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

I just can't say enough about this place. Fred the owner is great, very helpful and accommodating. Whether you're a couple looking for some alone time or a whole big family this place works. It has a nice spacious floor plan, it's clean & well taken care of, neutral colors, has a great kitchen, laundry room and big bathrooms. It's a very relaxing, quiet, peaceful place to stay with beautiful surroundings where you get to see all kinds of different wildlife. It's located close enough to go visit and do so many different things!! There's something for everyone. It's a short distance from Florissant Fossil Beds, hiking, picnicking, tubing, Cripple Creek where you can gamble, get ice cream, eat at one of several different places, go to one of many different museums, take a train ride, browse the local shops or go on a mine tour. A little further away is Manitou Springs, Santa's Work Shop, Seven Falls, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Will Rogers Shrine, Cave Of The Winds, Garden Of The Gods, Pikes Peak and so many more places you can go, too many for me to list. Just really a great place to stay because it's located in a quiet, peaceful, beautiful mountain setting where you get to enjoy your location and the beautiful surrounding plus you can get in the car, take a drive and go do so many different things. You get the best of it all if you ask me.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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5

Very Central to All the Fun in Colorado

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at this cute cabin. Lots of room, big bathrooms, and a wonderful kitchen and laundry room. The floor plan is open and spacious.

The cabin is remote, but just a few minutes from highway 24. We were able to do so many fun activities without driving far at all. Florissant Fossil Beds are a just a few minutes away, along with a great little historical museum and a fun bar and grill (Thunderbird).

The owner told us about a dam where we could have a picnic, and we saw eagles' nests while we were there! We used his inter tubes to go down the nearby river and saw lots of wildlife from the house and road (deer, fox, elk, hawks, and more).

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Colorado Springs
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Thunderbird
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Shining Mountain
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Pikes Peak Cog
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Costello Street
Nearest Ski
55 Miles
Breckenridge
Nearest Beach
1000 Miles
Malibu
Car: necessary

Cowboy's Cove is located near the center of beautiful Colorado. It is located high in the Rocky Mountains, far from the hustle and bustle of city life. If you want to retreat to catch your breath, or be centrally located to all that Colorado offers to travelers, you have found the perfect spot at Cowboy's Cove.

New to Cowboy's Cove in May 2016: Large 8 person hot tub!

We are perfect families, couples groups, and anyone looking to get away to the cool, scenic mountains. You will find Cowboy's Cove to be well stocked with plenty of cookware, toys, games, linens, sleeping surfaces and bathrooms. With 2 king beds, 2 queen beds, and 2 sets of bunk beds, you can fit a crowd and still have some elbow room. Lots of parking available on site and so much to do nearby!

Less than 20 miles away:

Pikes Peak Historical Museum (3 miles)

The perfect spot to learn about our area. The PPHM has exhibits on the Native American Tribe (Ute) who lived and hunted in this area for generations, info on the local geology, and lots of cool local history related to the trains that used to travel through town.

Don’t miss Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument (5 miles). It's a fun and educational gem located just a few miles from Tihsreed. At FFB you will see a short film before enjoying an interpretative talk from a ranger, see petrified tree remains and other fossils, walk the 14 miles of trails, picnic at one of three grilling sites, or participate in one of the frequent special events held at the park.

Adeline Hornbek Homestead (5 miles). Be inspired by the tale of this courageous woman who helped settle the west. Widowed in 1864 with three small children to care for, she took on the challenge of creating a home and ranch for her family as a single mother. Visit her homestead and learn more about this spunky, savvy and hard scrabble lady of the west.

Lake George (9 miles). Lake George, and the small town that shares its name, will charm those who love to fish and those who do not. Come to here fish the South Platte River. Non anglers will find wildlife, hiking and beautiful scenery.

Russ's Place (12 miles) Want something casual and yummy? Try Russ's Place in Divide. For food that is upscale in a family friendly atmosphere be sure to find time to stop by and experience the local's favorite.

Shining Mountain Golf Club The Course is 6,464 yards from the championship tees with a par of 70. The course rating is 71.6 and has a slope rating of 136 on Blue Grass. The seasons here are mild and the views spectacular, which makes this a must play for your golfing pleasure.

Meuller State Park (15 miles). A nearby Watchable Wildlife Area, Mueller is home to elk, black bear, hawks, and mule deer. Park visitors traverse the park’s numerous trails on foot, snowshoes, cross-country skis, horseback and mountain bike, depending on the season. A popular winter destination for snow tubing.

Woodland Park (19 miles). Art galleries, craft shows, city parks and dinosaurs keep visitors of all ages busy in Woodland Park. Visit the local restaurants and taverns or explore Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center. The town hosts a wonderful Farmer's Market each Friday morning of the warm months that has a fun street fair feel. Great shopping, food, local celebrations, music and more.

Eleven Mile State Park (19 miles). More exciting fishing for the anglers and beautiful vistas for the family. Visitors can rent equipment to fish year round (ice augers are available as well as boats, bait and tackle).

Less than 40 miles away

Cripple Creek (22 miles). A visit to the World’s Greatest Gold Camp is a look into the past and an adventure in the present. The area’s rich and colorful history comes alive at a fabulous free museum. Cripple Creek's Casinos provide today’s fortune-seekers with state-of-the art slot machines and a chance to try their skills at blackjack or poker.

Green Mountain Falls (24 miles).

Waldo Canyon Loop is a seven-mile loop that takes your breath in more than one way. The views are spectacular and the workout is challenging. Another popular trail in Green Mountain Falls is the Catamount Trail, a great place to see GMF and Ute Pass below. After a hike or run enjoy a picnic at Gazebo Lake.

Victor (30 miles).

Victor, Colorado - the City of Mines - is located at nearly 10,000 feet on the southwest side of Pikes Peak, in the Cripple Creek Victor Mining District. This well-preserved mining on the side of Battle Mtn. is a unique setting of 1890's structures and turn-of-the-century architecture, A great spot for antiquing, art shopping and visiting the local taverns.

Manitou Springs (33 miles). Hidden between Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak, lies the magical town of Manitou Springs. "Manitou," a Native American word for "spirit," describes this beautiful mountain community. Eleven mineral springs throughout town are fed by the snows of Pikes Peak.

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Rates & Availability

Florissant Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Vacation Season 2017
May 1 2017 - Jan 7 2018
2 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
$6,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $400
Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 3.9%

Nightly rates are set and do not change per season. 50% of the Reservation Assessment is required to "Reserve" the property. Final payment is due within 7 days of rental check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Florissant Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • 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:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Large, bright master bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • Five private bedrooms gives guests many options for how to bunk the group. We have plenty of high quality sheet sets, throw blankets, comforters, and pillows to keep everyone comfy.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • 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
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • water tubing

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