|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Located on the Historic Gunnison River, you will find some of the best fishing in the Gunnison Country right out your back door. If you like boating, the Blue Mesa Reservoir is only 10 minutes up the road. This unique property is centrally located and close to everything...unique shops, restaurants, hiking or biking in Hartman Rocks with over 4000 miles of trails, fishing, scenic tours, rafting ...and so much more. Enjoy your stay in this cozy, river cottage !
My husband Steve and I have been coming to Gunnison for the past 21 years. This is home to my husband whom has been coming to Gunnison since he was 4 years old. He remembers the cabins along the river Before Blue Mesa Reservoir was created. We lived in Gunnison full time for 10 years! Now we have a part time home that we would love to share with YOU.
Donna purchased this cottage in 2008
This property was the Historic Old Red Dolly (for you ol' timers) Located on the Gunnison River with some of the greatest fishing right out your back door. Put in a raft and enjoy the Gunnison River up close and personal. So close to Blue Mesa Reservoir, great boating!
This is a small private cottage on the Gunnison River with some of the best fishing in your backyard. If you like Lake fishing or Boating, our place is only 10 minutes to Blue Mesa Reservoir ! This home is cozy, quiet, yet close to everything the Gunnison Country has to offer.
We spent two weeks at this property and it was wonderful! We could not have asked for a better location. You are just steps from the Gunnison River so we spent a lot of time on the deck just enjoying the view and the weather. Even though it is just on the edge of Gunnison you really feel like you are more isolated than you really are. There are other homes close by but we never really felt like anyone was close by. The house is very roomy but there were just two of us, but four people would be very comfortable. Donna, the owner was so easy to work with, and available to address all of our questions and request. We will be back next summer!
We used this property for a week in Oct. 2015, it beat any motel that I could have stayed at in Gunnison. But it's all according to what your looking for, we relaxed after a hard day out in the wild every evening. Built a fire, used the charcoal grill. Every morning there were 3 or more Mule deer venturing around the yard. The place was clean, had plenty of bedding and cook wear. To be honest we didn't want to leave. Thanks Donna for allowing us to rent your place.
Wonderful place for our long weekend getaway with our 6 year old son. Lots to do in gunnison and crested butte. Nice river stay to come back to. We BBQ'd and made a camp fire. Loved it!! Would go back for sure.
Nice two bedroom place right on the river in a convenient location on the west side of Gunnison. We used the place as our launch point to ride dual sports in the Taylor Crete Butte area. Donna was great to work with and we were happy with cleanliness, wifi, and TV. We used the charcoal grill and fire pit every night. Much better than a hotel for sure. Will use again in the future.
My wife and I wanted to escape the Florida heat so we decided on Gunnison. We couldn't have stayed in a nicer place! It is decorated in a western theme. The Gunnison River is right outside your back door. We are bird watchers/fly fishers and we were treated to a variety of birds everyday. It is just a short ride up the road to Almont and the Gunnison National Forest where we fished and picnicked almost every day. The cottage was clean and the kitchen well appointed. If you are looking for a great place to stay in Gunnison, look no further.
The contract we signed agrees to a return of deposit 5 days after our departure. After 35 days, the check was finally written and mailed to us. I asked for the deposit back at least three times before it was sent, and was told on the last occasion it was "sent out yesterday". "Yesterday" ended up being a week later.
By the way, we left the property in very good condition, with everything back in its place, all towels in the bathtub and trash bagged up and ready to toss out. Very disappointing.
Fish or Raft right out your back door ! Located right on the Gunnison River, near a public Golf Course, Hartman Rocks which has over 4000 miles of trails, close to unique shops and restaurants. You will love staying in this quiet, private cottage on the river. Enjoy the scenic tours, hiking, biking, fishing, 4-wheeling...some of the best fishing around...can be found right out your back door on the historic Gunnison River.