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Rocky Mountain Getaway- Divide Views, Great Location, Eldora Ski Resort

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4 NON SMOKERS ONLY!!

Live your Rocky Mountain high at 8900 feet, while overlooking spectacular views of the Continental Divide. This beautiful, new mountain home has everything you need, and is in the perfect location to enjoy all of the best that Colorado has to offer. Take in the amazing sunsets from the stone ringed campfire, hot tub, or from the huge picture windows, while relaxing on the sofa. Enjoy the snow-capped views, while dining next to the crackling fireplace. Count the shooting stars under a clear night sky. Spot native wildlife including hummingbirds, chipmunks, deer, and an occasional elk. Enjoy movie night with the 60 inch HD flat screen TV and blu-ray player. This mountain getaway is perfect in any season. Escape the summer heat to the bug-free, cool mountain air, or soak up the tranquil winter beauty of blanketing snow.

This really is an ideal location to enjoy so many experiences. You can go right out the front door to hike or bike around this mountain neighborhood and enjoy picturesque views, or take a short, scenic drive to explore an endless variety of activities. This is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts who like hiking, biking, fishing, skiing, snowshoeing, rafting, kayaking and horseback riding. Those seeking entertainment or wanting to experience the cultural vibe will enjoy the shopping and the constant variety of live music and street festivals in Nederland and Boulder, or a concert at the world famous Red Rocks Amphitheater.

PLEASE NOTE- Important disclaimers for winter time rentals:

- The hot tub is NOT open or available from November through April.

-Winter months absolutely require a 4WD, high clearance vehicle.

-It is possible for the house to get snowed in. If is at 9000 feet and gets over 300 inches of snowfall. If the county closes the main access road, we will refund your payment, or you may be able to delay your arrival depending on the weather and our calendar.

-We are located only 13 miles from Eldora Ski Mountain!

Tour of the house:

Living Area- brand new leather couch that seats 5, around a redwood slab coffee table

-2 sided fireplace that opens to the living area on one side, and the dining area on the other side

Dining Area- table with seating for 5, and breathtaking divide views

Kitchen- well appointed modern kitchen with wood cabinets, stainless appliances, and granite counter tops/island with seating for 2

-all kitchen needs including coffee maker, toaster, steamer, electric can opener, electric griddle, pots, pans, cooking utensils, dinnerware, glasses and flatware

-sliding patio doors in kitchen open to cozy back patio with stainless gas grill

Master Bedroom- comfortable, king size, memory foam topped mattress with high quality extra soft sheets, black out window shades for sleeping in late

Guest Bedroom- great for sleeping, foam topped queen size bed, with twin bunk above foot of bed, black out window shades

Bathroom- soothing rain shower with multiple spray options

Outdoor- patio furniture and campfire pit with great views, hot tub

More Details

Owner
John or Pamela Sackmann
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

Why John or Pamela Sackmann chose Front Range Colorado

We fell in love with this area of Colorado while visiting in the summer of 2008, and after a few years of searching, found this home. There is so much to do here, that even though we visit as often as possible, there is still much to explore!

What makes this house unique

The views from the home are just beautiful. Even though there are so many activities to choose from, we also love just relaxing at the house and enjoying the mountains.

Amenities

Black Hawk House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , rain shower option in shower, extra heater in bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , twin bed is bunk style, over the foot of the queen bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Rocky Mountain Getaway- Divide Views, Great Location, Eldora Ski Resort
average rating of 4.857143 based on 42 reviews
5

Rocky Mountain Comforts!

  • 5 of 5

The house was exactly what we needed, comfortable and well-equipped. The.views were stunning. It was the perfect location for day trips throughout the region or to just hang out

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Beautiful View on a Quiet Mountain

  • 5 of 5

Loved the place!. Fully functioning kitchen and AWESOME Shower! Had everything we needed to cook great meals. Extremely well organized. Every light switch and drawer was labeled. 10/10. tough road to get there but it was worth it!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Perfect accommodation for Rocky Mountain getaway.

  • 5 of 5

One of our most relaxing vacations ever. The photos don't do justice to the gorgeous view of the mountains. It was in a convenient location to everywhere we wanted to go - Boulder, Denver, Estes Park and the Rocky Mountain National Park. Everything we could have needed was included - hot tub, outdoor dining area, plenty of indoor space, well equipped kitchen, and even stakes for tossing horseshoes. This is a great space if you want to unwind. Even though we were warned not to expect a high level of connectivity, the wifi was fine for checking email and directions. We would definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
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Getaway

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed the location of the Rocky Mountain Getaway, it was conveniently located and has a beautiful view!! The house was well equipped and comfortable, it had all of the utensils we needed for cooking which was nice.

We would certainly stay their again! Thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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4

Clean house with all the basics + hot tub.

  • 4 of 5

Clean house with all the basics + hot tub and great view.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
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Great house, amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

Such a fun house, conveniently located between Nederland and Black Hawk. We enjoyed the fire pit, hiking through the woods and watching the sun set over the continental divide. A very relaxing placed to spend our final 2 nights in Colorado.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
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Map

Frozen Dead Guy Days
Whistler's Cafe -- CLOSED
"great for breakfast"
Wild Mountain Smokehouse -- CLOSED
"good BBQ and mini brownie dessert"
Kathmandu
"great lunch buffet amazing shrimp korma- my favorite"
Backcountry Pizza
"good pizza with lots of choices, slices available at lunch"
Carousel of Happiness
"interesting history and fun for the kids"
Buffalo Bill's Coffee & Ice -- CLOSED
"to go, or seating in a cool old train car yummy donuts, coffee and cookies"
Black Forest Restaurant
"authentic German cuisine, lots of meat choices"
Sundance Cafe -- CLOSED
"great food with spectacular views of the divide twisted chicken, and their homemade soups ar..."
Sundance Cafe -- CLOSED
"great food with spectacular views of the divide twisted chicken, and their homemade soups ar..."
Rocky Mountain National Park
"just under an hour drive from the house, so it is a great day trip beautiful drive there, an..."
Peak 8 Base Area and Summer Fun Park
"A longer drive, but we make this a day trip every year because the kids LOVE it (ages 9 and ..."
Clear Creek Rafting
"fun for everyone whitewater rafting trips (there is a minimum age/weight depending on the trip)"
Pearl Street Mall
"great shopping and eating options foot traffic only cool street performers"
Celestial Seasonings
"tours and tea sampling"
The Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse
"if you love tea, this is the place"
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
"Most amazing concert venue ever! an hour from the house- go early to hike, and make dinner r..."
Nearest Airport
63 Miles
Denver International
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Roy's Last Shot
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
119
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Roy's Last Shot
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Eldora
Car: necessary

Some of the activities that are nearby include:

West Magnolia mountain biking and hiking trails (5 miles/15 minutes)

Sundance Stables horseback riding (7 miles/20 minutes)

Sundance Café delicious dining and amazing views (7 miles/20 minutes)

Gilpin County Fitness Center and pool (8 miles/20 minutes)

Nederland shopping, groceries and dining- smokehouse BBQ, Nepalese/Indian, Thai, German, American, Italian, vegetarian and vegan, pizza, bakeries (9 miles/25 minutes)

Golden Gate State Park hiking, biking and fishing (12 miles/30 minutes)

Historic Black Hawk and Central City casinos and nightlife (13 miles/30 minutes)

Downtown Boulder (20 miles/45 minutes)

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area (20 miles/40 minutes)

Indian Hot Springs and whitewater rafting (25 miles/50 minutes)

Red Rocks Amphitheatre concert venue (34 miles/60 minutes)

Rocky Mountain National Park (38 miles/60 minutes)

Loveland Ski Mountain (38 miles/60 minutes)

Denver Airport (63 miles/90 minutes)

Keystone (68 miles/1 hour 35 minutes)

Breckenridge (74 miles/1 hour 45 minutes)

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $300

No refund for any reason. VRBO offers insurance that can be purchased at the time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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