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Mountain House/Vacation Cabin (Breck/Blue River)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, 6 Sleeps (2 queens, 2 twins, 1 full futon)

Prefer weekly guests or 1-6 month seasonal rentals / Suitable for vacation stays / fully stocked / Dog(s) allowed with pre-approval, 30$ fee.

Only 2.5 miles (8 minutes) south of Breckenridge (Crown Subdivision). Great views to the east of Baldy Mountain. Super cozy with bay windows, open floor plan (sleeping areas are separate but bedroom areas do not have doors, see photos), 3/4 and 1/2 bath, in floor radiant heat , sky lights, great views, sunny, a perfect getaway for couples and families. 1,000 sq. ft. furnished/linens/down duvets, porch with views off of kitchen, 1 car garage. 1 acre property. Dog with approval/deposit. No cats.

Sleeps 4-6 adult persons (Downstairs: 1 queen, 2 twins, 1/2 bath, Upstairs: 1 queen, 3/4 bath and one comfortable full futon mattress that can be placed on the floor of the great room). HiSpeed Internet WiFi.

This house has been rented out for 10 years and most every guest loves the setting and the home. The house quickly rents every winter for 4 to 5 months with a single party.

Our guests are very grateful that they can have their dog and not pay the high prices of typical Breckenridge and Summit County. We value charging less for a good rental.

Important to note: house is located on a maintained dirt road. Occasional potholes and must have four-wheel-drive during snowy months. Driveway is flat and also plowed. No dishwasher. House layout is very open with visual privacy between each sleeping area. But no doors on the bedrooms.

More Details

Owner
holly holmes
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 13, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Exceptional value for the rental of a house. House was modern with beautiful woodwork and a pleasure to look out big windows at beautiful mountains and pine trees. Beds were very comfortable and house was very clean. We liked how easy it was to get into town, about 7 minutes. Moose in the yard one day. The house was stocked with lots of extras that saved trips into town. House apparently just got WiFi which was nice for working on our computers. The owners were very friendly and prompt in answering all of our questions. We really want to come again when there is snow! Thanks for the great mountain experience.
Oct 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
DIA
Nearest Barpub
2.5 Miles
Breckenridge Brewery
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Breckenridge Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
I-70
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Breckenridge Brewery
Nearest Ski
2.5 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* ski,snowboard, great mt. biking.

* shop in cute town.

* ice skate.

* restaurants.

* hike, mountain bike.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* ski bum or date one.

* hike, bike, ski, rock climb.

* have a dog, a bike, and boards.

* go to a bar.

* star gaze.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* feed them.

* play with them.

* love on them...

Awesome all season location. Located on the road to Mohawk Lakes trailhead, Francie's Cabin, Wheeler Trail, and Burro Trail takes you to Base of Peak 9. 2.5 miles to downtown Breckenridge.

Amenities

Breckenridge House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • 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:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Half Bathroom -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Small stacker washer/dryer, radiant infloor heating, basic driveway snowplowing. Typical kitchen appliances, (no dishwasher), TV/DVD and VHS player, 2 CD players. Hi speed Internet, WiFi. Good cell phone coverage at house. Telephone hookup available for longer term rentals, extra charge. Baby child gear available: sleds, portacrib/sheet, booster seat, child toys and books. Property is well stocked with basic supplies, for cooking, cleaning, showering. 1 acre lot in quiet neighborhood. All wheel drive recommended for winter driving. 8 minute drive into town from the south. Nice to avoid all the traffic downtown. Not on a bus route to Breckenridge. Being on the south end of Breckenridge, it is easy to get back to Denver on Hwy 285 North (via CO 9) should I-70 be backed up with traffic. Beautiful drive, maybe 15 minutes longer.

Reviews

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Mountain House/Vacation Cabin (Breck/Blue River)
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 20 reviews
5

Awesome Time in the Rockies!

  • 5 of 5

Holly's House is in the perfect location with incredible views! We thoroughly enjoyed our week there. I would highly recommend Holly's Breck House to anyone who wants to have a great, relaxing time amongst the purple mountains! Thanks Holly!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Driveway is a little scary

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay! Wonderful views

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Austin, TX
5

Exactly as described, my entire family thoroughly enjoyed our 7 night stay!

  • 5 of 5

We would definitely book this amazing house on our future visits to Breckenridge!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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St. Louis, MO
5

A Great Breck Escape

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Holly's place in Breckenridge! It has a great location, close to town for easy access to shopping, groceries, and restaurants, but removed enough to enjoy nature: terrific access to trails, clear star-filled skies, beautiful mountain views, and visits from foxes.

The non-traditional layout worked well for us as a couple with an infant, but as mentioned in the description, might not be a fit for multi-couple or multi-family rental groups that demand a lot of privacy.

Overall, we'd definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Thanksgiving getaway 2016

  • 4 of 5

This house stands out in a few ways. We've stayed at quite a few vacation rentals and I would say this house had the best views of any place we've stayed at. Out of every window there was a beautiful view of either mountains, the woods or the stars. Also, this was the first time we brought our dog with us. He's 14 years old and it takes a lot for him to get excited, so we were thrilled to see him so playful upon our arrival. It was like he was 10 years younger the way he pranced around the sofa and through the kitchen which is one large room. The only thing missing in the living room was an area rug by the sofa. Our dog doesn't like laying on hardwood floors, plus it would have warmed things up a bit. Otherwise, we were pretty comfortable. The kitchen was stocked with most things we needed. The house was clean and Holly checked in with us upon our arrival and answered any questions we had. This rental was a good value and I would stay there again. Oh, make sure you have a four wheel drive car in the winter and beware of folks from Texas who don't know how to drive in the snow.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice and quiet with lots of trees

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our family for a nice weekend in the mountains. We were so close to downtown Breckenridge for shopping and dining. We loved all the trees and the feel of it being remote. There is a great trail head about 5 minutes from this property, Spruce Mountain Trail. The owners were very quick to communicate with us about the property and just made it very easy for us.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $30
House Cleaning ShortTerm $125

Includes snowplowing, internet, WiFi, basic cable, electric and gas, trash
See Rates listed in the property description. Monthly rates and fees for reservation deposit may very based upon length of stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.