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Acorn Log Cabin, Hot Tub, Frplc, Wifi, River/Mtn Views, Ski Nearby, Romantic

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms (3 Beds) + Convertible bed LivRm, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

Get your cowboy (or cowgirl) on in this charming two story log cabin on over half an acre in the San Juan Mountains. Soak in your own private hot tub with a glass of wine while enjoying the stunning stars at night. Our deck and balconies have gorgeous mountain and river valley views. Enjoy morning coffee while watching a spectacular sunrise and the plentiful local wildlife from the covered balconies, deck or covered front porch. The starry nights, charming western vibe and surrounding forest will make you completely forget the big city! Close to skiing (only 20 minutes) and town, yet located in the most desirable vacation area between Wolf Creek Ski Area and Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Fishing is only minutes away in the nearby San Juan River. Snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and hiking only minutes away with direct access to the national forest. Our guests receive 10% OFF Durango-Silverton Steam Train Rides (Standard Class RT Train Rides)!

Horseback rides in Spring, Summer and Fall only a few miles away. If you must leave this idyllic cabin, town is only 10 minutes.

It has a peek-a-boo view of the San Juan River (1/3 mile or so) from the master bedroom balcony and the kitchen, which is below us in the river valley. You can even hear it's rushing waters in the Spring.

There are knotty pine floors throughout the cabin, a full kitchen, new dining table with antique chairs, high thread count linens, natural guest amenities, free High Speed Wireless Internet, flat screen TV's with free NetFlix, YouTube, Pandora and more, BlueRay/DVD players, (note we do not have satellite TV or regular TV channels),large movie library, gorgeous persian rugs, lot's of antiques and front loading stacked washer and dryer. There is a convenient mudroom as you enter that can store your skies, snowboards, bikes, and fishing poles. In the living room is a queen-size sleeper futon sofa and gas log stove fireplace with river rock surround.

Please visit our website to see our online photo album, there is a link further down this page to Acorn Lodging. Pagosa Springs is a great place to visit all year long!

Keywords: log cabin,vacation,cottage,hot tub,ski,mountains,forest,views,antiques,fireplace,romantic

More Details

Owner
Pamela Smith
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Pamela Smith

I always dreamed of owning my own mountain cabin, and here it is for all to enjoy. A little about me, I have two grown sons, love hunting for antiques and decorating.

I am also an artist and you will see my handiwork about Acorn Cottage, I also built the dining table with my Dad, found and refinished all the antique chairs around it! All the other vintage and antique furnishings are my finds and I restored all of them as well. Please enjoy!

Pamela

PS See all my customer reviews on the Acorn Lodging website, scroll down to find link.

Pamela Smith purchased this cabin in 2004

Why Pamela Smith chose Pagosa Springs

Incredibly beautiful mountains, rivers, lakes, forest and alpine meadows, it looks like Switzerland!

What makes this cabin unique

Much closer to Wolf Creek Skiing than lodging in town, only 20 minutes, horseback riding, hot tub soaking, bird watching, meeting deer and elk who think Acorn Cottage is their's, dining out, fireplace and the incredible stars at night!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for such a lovely place to stay during our vacation to the Parelli Savvy Conference. It has been a joy to work with you in the rental. The views were marvelous.
Sep 2007
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Amenities

San Juan River Village Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Upstairs Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Wall Mounted Hair Dryer, Jack in Jill Upstairs Bathroo
  • Two bathrooms each with shower, there are no bathtubs at this cabin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Upstairs Loft Bedroom 2 - Extra Long Twin, plus Double Bed,balcony, in room vanity
    Futon Sofabed in Living Room - 1 double
    Upstairs Master Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Private Balcony, TV-Free NetFlix, BlueRay/DVD, Sink Vanity
  • Queen size Bed (1) New Plush Orthopedic Mattress, Double Bed (1) Comfortable Double Bed with Plush Bed Topper, Extra Long Twin Bed (1) New Plush Orthopedic Mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon Sofa Bed in Living Room, Queen Bedroom also has a magnifying makeup mirror at its sink vanity.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Our guests receive 10% OFF Durango-Silverton Steam Train Rides (Standard Class RT Train Rides)! Stunning views from our private deck, balconies and hot tub! We are located in the San Juan River Village closest to Wolf Creek Ski Area, High Thread Count Linens, Forest Setting, Covered Front Porch, Bird Watching, Antiques, Free Wifi and NetFlix!

Reviews

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Acorn Log Cabin, Hot Tub, Frplc, Wifi, River/Mtn Views, Ski Nearby, Romantic
average rating of 4.793103 based on 75 reviews
5

The Perfect Get away!

  • 5 of 5

This was the cutest, cleanest cabin ever. The privacy and quietness was the best part. I will re book in the future and I will be sending all my friends and family to book at the Acorn Log Cabins. I promise, You will not be let down....the perfect couples get away!

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Miquel, we loved having you!
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5

Loved the cabin , it was spotless and cozy and was great talking to Pam

  • 5 of 5

Everything was as promised will definitely show off pictures and give directions to vrbo for this cabin hope to return home next year , thanks again Pam for sharing this beautiful cabin !!!

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

Adorable rustic cabin

  • 4 of 5

We loved the acorn cottage. Pam provided easy to follow instructions for check in. The cottage was well appointed and more importantly it was spotless when we arrived. The hot tub was relaxing and worked well. The cottage is easy to find and not too far from downtown Pagosa. We saw a gorgeous mule deer in the side yard one morning. The only reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 was the nights were quite warm and the cottage does not have central air. The loft seemed to stay much cooler than the bedroom. A ceiling fan in that bedroom I think would have helped. It was not unbearable, just mildly uncomfortable and the days were unseasonably warm when we stayed. I would recommend this cottage to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying with us and sorry about the unusual heat. We do have table fans in both bedrooms, a ceiling fan and table fan downstairs and the weather generally cools down into the 50's at night in summer, even on hot days. I always suggest opening the windows downstairs and upstairs after sunset and letting the cool air flow throughout the house. I also put the table fan in the upstairs master in the front of the window. I might add a wall/ceiling fan at your suggestion. No homes in our area have central air since it is always so cold at night. Thanks again for the input.
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5

A perfect cabin to get away from it all!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was better than I imagined! Clean and bright and beautifully decorated. Modern and updated but still rustic and inviting. My family and I loved how cozy and comfortable we were from the start! We skied Wolf Creek during the day and relaxed in the hot tub at night. A truly wonderful getaway that we will be visiting again!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute small cabin

  • 5 of 5

My family and I traveled to Pagosa Springs for Spring Break. This cabin was perfect for the 3 of us. The loft area is prefect for kids and the master bedroom was large with a connecting bathroom to the loft area. We enjoyed the hot tub every night. The cabin was close to Pagosa Springs and Wolf Creek. Thank you for the wonderful stay at your cabin.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Nice place !

  • 4 of 5

It was last minute check in and this place was available and it worked out great. Great location for me and I was very pleased. I am a frequent traveler to that area during snow ski season and I would stay again- Thanks for everything

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Kip's Grill and Cantina
Spa at Pagosa Springs
Pagosa Outside
City Market Food & Pharmacy
"Only 20 minutes from Acorn Cottage"
Pagosa Baking Company & Cafe
"Yummy fresh baked goods and sandwiches"
Pagosa Ski & Snowbard Rentals
Goodman's Store
"Cool vintage western wear and decor store"
Ski & Bow Rack
"Besides skiing and archery, they have fishing supplies and tours as well."
Let It Fly
"Fishing folk's will love this great local spot!"
Wolf Creek Ski Area
"The Most Snow in Colorado and sometimes in the USA!"
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
"Guests at Acorn Cottage and Acorn Lodging get 5% off tickets for the Narrow Gauge Railroad t..."
Wolf Creek Outfitters
"Spectacular Scenery Guided Horseback Rides"
Acorn Lodging
"This is our neighborhood, close to Wolf Creek and close to town, the perfect vacation spot i..."
Red Ryder Rodeo Grounds
High Country Fishing Charters
Wolf Creek
East by Southwest
"One of my fav places to eat, the best Sushi in the Colorado!"
Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours
Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Durango Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Bars
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Pagosa Springs Golf Course
Nearest Train
65 Miles
Durango Silverton Steam Train
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
E Hwy 160
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Old Miners Shack
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Wolf Creek Ski Area
Nearest Point of Interest
Acorn Cottage in San Juan River Village
Nearest Point of Interest
Wolf Creek Outfitters - Horseback Riding
Nearest Point of Interest
Wolf Creek Ski Area-20 Minutes
Nearest Point of Interest
Pagosa Hot Springs
Nearest Point of Interest
Rodeo Arena
Nearest Point of Interest
Fishing on the San Juan River
Car: necessary

Skiing only 17 minutes away, Snowmobile 1 mile away,Hiking,Mineral Hot Springs, Fishing,ATV Rentals, Mesa Verde, Four Corners, Durango, Steam Train, Hunting, Rodeo, Spelunking, Horseback Riding

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Rates & Availability

San Juan River Village Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$195
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 
 
Early Ski Season
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$190
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Early Ski Season
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$205
 
 
Christmas & New Years Holidays
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
$265
 
 
Ski Season 1
Jan 3 2018 - Jan 11 2018
2 night minimum stay
$205
 
 
MLK Weekend
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
Ski Season 2
Jan 16 2018 - Feb 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$205
 
 
Presidents Holiday
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Ski Season 3
Feb 19 2018 - Mar 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
$205
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 9 2018 - Mar 24 2018
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Ski Season Non-Holiday
Mar 25 2018 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$205
 
 
Spring
Apr 2 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$155
$930
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Security Deposit $200
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.8%

Refundable Security Deposit Per Stay $200
Spring Break & Winter Holidays $195
Summer Holidays $175
Christmas-New Years Holidays 2-5 night Minimum $245
2 Night Minimum or 3-5 Night Minimum Some Holidays
NO PETS NO SMOKING

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.
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