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Rocky Mountain Getaway- Divide Views, Hot Tub, Skiing, Close to Everything

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 5 non-smokers only please

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 open all year, but may require shoveling (snow shovel provided) from November through April to access it. It is located about 25 feet from the house.

-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 a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 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, Hot Tub, Skiing, Close to Everything
average rating of 4.82 based on 50 reviews
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GORGEOUS VIEWS!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! Bed was comfy and the kitchen was fantastic. The living room, porch, fire pit, hot tub, views! Incredible. Only thing I wish we had was a washer/dryer due to all the hiking we did and the wet socks. Spent a good 3 hours at laundromat on our last day, but we knew that going into the house. Everything they promised, was definitely delivered! Love, love, love!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

AMAZING!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house is exactly the way it was described! It was so nice to get away and unwind and this was the location to do it! Unfortunately the weather was not the best ((cloudy and rainy)) but when the sun came out...WOW!! The view of the Rockies from the house were incredible! We would definetly recommend and would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great retreat in the Rockies

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for such a great place to retreat to and get away! Exceeded our expectations! Quiet, great views, and spacious living space. Would definitely recommend to those wanting to get away from it all!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome views

  • 4 of 5

We had a blast!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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nice spot for seclusion and stars

  • 3 of 5

Nice house in a secluded location - quiet and peaceful, with few neighbors around. The living areas are spacious and open - board games and DVDs are available for use. The kitchen is well appointed with spices, pots, pans, etc. The hot tub is nice, and quite relaxing for an evening of stargazing. Two bedrooms, as pictured. There is one small bathroom. Instructions on how to use things are posted around the house. Use the driving directions they send you - the items underneath each instruction are very helpful tips! Some negatives: The beds are not great for people with back issues (the King was very soft and difficult to get out of, especially for the person sleeping near the wall) and the rooms are a bit cramped. The check out time is 10am, not 11am as the listing stated when we booked. The cleaning crew forgot to clean before we arrived, but the owners were very good about helping us find replacement linens for the evening. Tips: We did not have cell reception while we were there, but there is a landline and limited wifi that allows for internet based audio calls. It is quiet, but the main bedroom is on the side with a street - there were some motorcycles that went by while we were up there (not too late in the night though), and a portable noise machine was helpful for that.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: If the house is secluded and private, how can you state that the main bedroom is near a road? Completely contradictory, and an outright lie. The house is on our own LONG, private driveway. The bedrooms are nowhere near any road. And the bedrooms are small because people don't come to Colorado to stay in bed. Most people are there to be outside and in the very roomy common living areas.
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Great house with beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

The house was in a good location for day trips to all the amazing places in the area. Our toddler loved exploring the yard with all the wildflowers, rocks and chipmunks. The hot tub was great for relaxing after a long day on the trails. Definitely recommend this house!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Map

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

Pet Fee $0
cleaning fee $125
Refundable 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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