This house is a crowd pleaser! Holly House, which was completely renovated in 2012, is located in in one of Missoula’s most popular neighborhoods nestled between Mount Jumbo and Greenough Park. This versatile house is perfect for family gatherings or even business retreats, yet comfortable and cozy for just a couple. Convenient to both the University of Montana and downtown (about 1 mile from both), this unique 4 bedroom, two bath home will impress you with its comfort and style. It boasts an open floor plan, in-floor radiant heat, beautiful woodwork, maple floors, and a fully appointed cook’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets and granite countertops. Enjoy morning coffee on your covered front porch or the great back deck, where you can gaze up at wildlife, hikers, and para-gliders on Mount Jumbo.
Kid-friendly, without sacrificing style, the house can sleep 8-10 people. The open floor plan makes it easy to accommodate large groups for meals. Extra tables and chairs create the perfect set up for a family gathering or group meeting. The bedrooms offer a real sense of privacy. Guests always comment that everyone has their space in this house. The large private master suite has a king-size bed, and a lovely master bathroom with custom cabinets, marble tile, and a large walk-in closet. The second spacious bedroom has a queen-size bed, as well as queen-size pull out couch and great views of Mount Jumbo and the garden. The third bedroom provides two comfortable twin-sized beds. There is also a beautifully tiled full bathroom. All towels, linens, and soap are provided.
Kids will particularly love the fourth bedroom, the loft, which has two skylights that look out on the mountain and two twin beds. A great selection of children’s books awaits as does a TV with Apple TV and DVD player, an array of family friendly DVDs, and cozy beanbags and some fun toys. This house was designed by parents with the needs of family in mind. We know that when you are vacation it is nice to have a little break from the kids. This fantastic upstairs space does just that! On warmer days a free standing air conditioner will keep the loft comfortable. The master bedroom and main living area also have built in air conditioning.
Eclectic modern art adds character to the house. The open floor plan includes a dining area, as well as a cozy living room with flat-screen HD TV with Apple TV featuring both Netflix and Hulu, and DVD player. There is also wireless internet access. Finally, there is a laundry room with brand-new front-loading washer and dryer (and laundry soap), plus an ironing board and iron.
This house is sure to please year-round. You will feel part of Missoula’s friendliest neighborhood close to wonderful playgrounds, magical Greenough Park and Rattlesnake Creek. Hike or bike to the University, downtown to the farmer’s markets, enjoy the wonderful selection of shops, coffee-houses, restaurants, and art galleries. Hike up Mt. Jumbo, or Rattlesnake Wilderness. Take the kids to the Missoula Children’s Museum, to the carousel, or for a swim in the Clark Fork River. In the winter, enjoy skiing at nearby Snowbowl, or a number of local cross-country ski-areas. An endless number of day trips will round out a great vacation is the Garden City. Please note that parties or events at the house are limited to no more than 20 people.