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Log Home with easy access. Central Location

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 3 full baths with Mountain and Valley views.

Fully furnished and equipped with everything you need for your stay. Just bring food and clothes and be ready for a great time.

Centrally located in the heart of the Continental Divide, the home is located in the town of Alma. The highest Incorporated Town in North America.

My home has three levels:

The 1st level has the garages and entry area, with ample room for boots and coats. Laundry facilities are also on this level with washer and dryer. Laundry soap and fabric softener provided.

The 2nd level is the living area of the home. The living room has a sofa, two love seats, chair and ottoman. There is a big tv, vcr, dvd with Dish Network (HBO included), and a gas fireplace. A door leads to the back deck with a grill and table with chairs with a beautiful view of the national forest. A full bath is located on this floor as well. The other side of this level has a large log table with chairs (8), and a full gourmet kitchen with basic spices, coffee, filters, and condiments, a Dish washer, toaster, coffee maker, and disposal.

The 3rd floor has two large bedrooms, both with full walk-in closets and full bathrooms. The Master Suite has a queen bed and a full bath. The other has a bunk bed with twin on top and full size on the bottom. There is also a day bed in this room with a roll out trundle. You can use these twin beds seperately, or push them together and make a king.

More Details

Owner
Robert Gartner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017

About Robert Gartner

I live in South Denver. I have lived in Colorado for 26 years. I have owned this vacation home since it was new, bought from the builder.

Robert Gartner purchased this house in 1999

Why Robert Gartner chose South Central Colorado

My home is very warm and comfortable. Since it's literally in the center of Colorado, you can easily get to any of the attractions that Colorado has to offer. A beautiful and short commute of 16 miles takes you to the ski areas. Drive a little - save a lot.

What makes this house unique

Alma is a wonderful town, the highest zip code in N. America. It has two eateries / pubs, a wonderful coffee and breakfast shop, the semi-world-famous AL-Mart, and several unique gift shops, and a liquor store.

Amenities

Alma House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 3 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
5

great house, location, and owner

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Robert's house in Alma. It's a spacious, comfortable, very clean house, well stocked with kitchenware and linens (as well as toiletries, which we really appreciated), with a great view of the town from the side of a mountain. Fairplay is a short drive south and Breckenridge a thirty-minute drive to the north (albeit along a highway that has some steep grades and scary hairpin turns). Robert was very accommodating with his advice about the area and information about the house; everything went like clockwork. The only downside is that the house has no wifi, and neither my wife nor I had cell phone reception in Alma--which meant that we were off the grid for much of our trip (though that can also be liberating). We highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spacious mountain home

  • 5 of 5

The owner easy to communicate with and the home was very clean, spacious and close to FairPlay and the mountains. Definitely recommend this home for a family. My boys loved exploring the yard and we could comfortably watch them from the living room.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay if you are looking to hike or ski in the Breckenridge area without paying the Breckenridge prices. The owner is very helpful and provides you with everything you could need at the cabin. Would stay there again without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Couldn't have asked for anything more

  • 5 of 5

This house rental was perfect for our four wheeling trip to Colorado. Robert was very easy to work with and very informative about the location and the area surrounding the rental. It is a quiet, off the beaten track rental that delivered exactly what we needed for our family of five. The rooms are spacious with more than enough room for everyone. The kitchen was stocked with everything we needed and more! Thanks for the great stay, very nice place to come "home" to for the week!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place!!!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here, it was right in the town of Alma were we wanted to be!! Lots of room! Thanks Robert see you next year!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy, well maintained cabin in the mountains

  • 5 of 5

Robert is the perfect host. Clean house, cozy, well stocked. We loved the location being close to Breckinridge and also Buena Vista. Bedrooms are large, 3 bathrooms makes things super convenient, really well stocked kitchen. Sorry to leave!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
116 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Southpark Saloon
Nearest Golf
16 Miles
Breckenridge
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Highway 9
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Southpark Saloon
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: necessary

My home is located on the Continental Divide, with great access to Hiking one of many 14,000 foot mountains in the area. Skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, wildlife viewing, snow mobiling, atv tours, mountain biking, horseback riding are all available within a half-hour's drive.

Views of the local river valley abound.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.9%

THREE NIGHT MINIMUM
$75 Cleaning Fee
No Pets
Please contact me before you Request to Book.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.