Escape to your own mountain paradise with this spacious 7-bedroom, 3.5-bath family lodge in Dolores. Offering accommodations for 21 guests, 2 full kitchens and an unbeatable location on 11 private acres of Colorado wilderness, this cabin is perfect for family reunions, friend retreats or a simple weekend getaway! Relax on the furnished deck admiring the spectacular views of Dolores River Valley, or partake in seasonal outdoor adventures like snowshoeing and hiking - directly from the backyard!
Master Bedroom 1 (Main Floor): King Bed | Master Bedroom 2 (Upstairs): King Bed, Pullout Bed | Bedroom 3 (Aspen Room): Queen Bed | Bedroom 4 (Forget Me Not): 2 Twin Beds | Bedroom 5 (Mudroom) Twin-over-Full Bunk Bed | Bedroom 6 (Family Bedroom): King Bed, Twin-over-Full Bunk Bed, Twin Bed, Twin Trundle Bed | Bedroom 7: Queen Bed
Break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with this marvelous family lodge, nestled away above the Dolores River on 11 acres of private land, decorated with lush Ponderosa Pine and Aspen tree meadows. The property boasts 4,000 square feet of living space, rustic Northwoods decor, and several gathering areas to further elevate your mountain experience.
Cozy up with your group around the fireplace in the large living room for a movie night on the flat-screen cable TV. Another inviting common area you’ll love is the sunny family room, featuring a small table, plush furniture and wide picture windows that frame spectacular views of the Dolores River Valley and the Bear Creek drainage.
The lodge is complete with 2 full kitchens to add convenience for large groups; the primary kitchen is located on the main floor with a large prep island and barstool seating, while the other is found upstairs and stocked with all the same essentials! Share your meals in the formal dining room with seating for 14+.
When you’re ready to retire for the evening, you’ll find that each bedroom is spacious and comfortable with high-quality linens. With varying accommodations to sleep 21 guests, everyone will find the perfect spot to rest their head!
Two of the main highlights of this Dolores lodge is the large, second story deck and sunny south-facing porch, where you can kick back and unwind amongst the tall Ponderosa Pines and rustling Aspens. These spots are great for wildlife viewing, stargazing or simply relaxing to the sounds of nature! In the summer, stay entertained for hours watching hundreds of silly hummingbirds dancing around the porch feeders.
Calling all outdoor enthusiasts! This cozy mountain abode is ideally located near fantastic hiking, fishing, and birding opportunities.
Cast your line on the Dolores River just below the lodge, or head right out the back door to for a day of hiking and hunting, with formal trails nearby. Weather permitting, you can even embark on snowshoe and cross-country skiing excursions from the backyard!
Explore the Colorado wilderness from a different perspective with a horseback ride at Line Camp Stables, only 2 miles away. End your night with dinner and a show at the Old West-themed Line Camp Chuckwagon, where you’ll also find the Sasparilla Saloon, Old Tyme Photo Emporium, original 1877 homestead and memories to last a lifetime!
If you prefer to venture further, the family lodge is within easy reach of other notable cities and attractions including Mesa Verde, Telluride, McPhee Reservoir and Durango.
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Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include 2 fully equipped kitchens, central heating, furnished deck with 360-degree mountain views, covered porch, a selection of puzzles, books and games, free WiFi, 2 sets of stackable laundry machines, flat-screen cable TV, and more!
- Peaceful secluded location just above the Dolores River, with gorgeous views and an abundance of wildlife. Close to Durango, Mesa Verde, Telluride, McPhee Reservoir and a plethora of outdoor activities!
- No smoking
- Pets allowed, $75 per stay (2 dogs max)
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- If there are more people than the max occupancy, there will be a $10 per person per night fee.
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- If there is any evidence showing these rules are broken, there will be up to a $500 fine