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Life on the Lake at Horsetooth Reservoir

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

One bedroom condos located at Horsetooth Reservoir just five miles from Fort Collins in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, come and hike/bike on over 50 miles of trails located just across the road, rock climb on some of the best in Colorado, hike to the top of Horsetooth Mountain Rock, rent a fishing, ski boat, wave runner or party barge at the full service marina located just across the road.

Take a day trip to Rocky Mountain National Park just 35 miles away, spend the day shopping in Old town in Fort Collins or Estes Park. Take a day trip to the Poudre canyon, or a water rafting trip down the Poudre river, horseback riding trips nearby or stay at the condos and just relax by the pond/water feature and watch for hummingbirds/deer and lots of other wildlife.

Keywords: Condominium, condo, vacation rentals, hotel, motel furnished apartment, flat , bungalo, casita, apartment, getaway,

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Lori Emery
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About Lori Emery

Rick is a contractor in the Northern Colorado Front Range area, he specializes in Custom homes, remodeling, additions, tenant finishes, garages you name it he can build it. Lori is the Property manager for Lakeshore Marina Condos and Office manager for Ridgetop Builders, Inc.. We have a daughter that is a Junior at The University of Colorado Boulder, we all love to boat, fish, jet ski, water ski and just hang out on Horsetooth Resevoir, we are avid Football fans both professional and college. We love to mountain bike/hike and just enjoy the out doors. We love to go to concerts at live music venues. We love living in Colorado

Lori Emery purchased this condo in 1988

Why Lori Emery chose Front Range Colorado

Rick purchased this property in 1988, In 2004 we turned the property into a vacation rental property, there were no properties at Horsetooth Resevoir that you could rent by the night. This was a long time dream of Lori's to share this area with the public. We have been building up our client base every since. We have a lot of people that stay every year with us and just love it here. There is so much to do while staying here. Hiking, biking, boating, skiing, site seeing, you name it the Colorado Rockies are right outside your door, we have Northern Colorado's largest Lake right across the street.

What makes this condo unique

Our Condos are located right across the street from the Largest Lake in Northern Colorado (Horsetooth Reservoir) there are miles and miles of hiking and biking trails, Full service Marina right across the street, swim beach only a mile away, 15 minutes to Down town Fort Collins, 60 minutes to Downtown Denver, We are located between The Poudre Canyon 30 minutes Northwest and the Thompson Canyon 15 minutes Southwest. Keep going about 15 minutes more and you are in Beautiful Estes Park. White water rafting is available on both Rivers. Old Town Fort Collins is only 20 minutes away where you can enjoy fine dinning, lots of local pubs and several breweries. New Belgium Brewing Co., Odell Brewing Co., CooperSmith's Brewing Co and Budweiser Brewery.The Lincoln Center can entertain you with all kinds of plays and music. Last but not least The Colorado Rocky Mountains are here WOW!!!


Fort Collins Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • If renting more than one unit, do not move the dishes/furniture between units.
  • No feeding wildlife & wildlife not allowed in unit.
  • Be courteous and turn off lights/ac while you are gone during the day.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Full size Futon (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Full service marina across the street, Miles and Miles of Hiking and Mountain Biking Trails, Fire pit area with stream for roasting marshmallows in the evening or just sitting by open fire, fishing, boating, camping


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Life on the Lake at Horsetooth Reservoir
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

Cute getaway just outside the city

  • 4 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for our belated anniversary & solar eclipse weekend. It was everything we needed. Cute, rustic interior with plenty of space in the living room for us to hang out. They provided dishes and utensils, which was perfect. A good place for a quick getaway.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Peaceful place yet close toFort Collins.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. I was surprised they didn't provide a hairdryer. Other than that, good place!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming and adorable!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved It! Our family was camping at Horsetooth and we wanted the comfort and convenience of a home. This property was ideal; we simply walked from our condo to our families campsite. The condo is very charming and fit our needs perfectly. I would stay here again in a heartbeat! Thank you Lori!

Carol G.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We loved the location. It is just across from the marina and a nice walking path along the reservoir. The unit was clean and comfortable. It is not far from downtown too.

We hope to return there again! The owners were very nice to call us when the unit was ready early!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love this place. Very clean and great location.

  • 5 of 5

We love staying here. This is our second time and we really hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place!

  • 5 of 5

nice viws

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Canyon Grill
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Mariana Butte Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Highway 287
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Canyon Grill
Nearest Ski
130 Miles
Summit County/ Keystone, Breckenridge, Loveland
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Lakeshore Marina Condos
Nearest Point of Interest
Inlet Bay Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Lory State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Poudre Canyon
Nearest Point of Interest
Mountain Biking/Hiking Trails
Nearest Point of Interest
Horsetooth Mountain Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Rocky Mountain National Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Colorado State University
Nearest Point of Interest
Old Town/Down Town Fort Collins
Nearest Point of Interest
Budweiser Brewery
Car: necessary

Miles and miles of hiking trails, Full service Marina across the street, camping, fishing, white water rafting, water skiing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
cleaning $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 3.55%

This property has a 60 cancellation notice. All holidays and special events are subject to the full rental rate.
We live right next door to the rental property. We live the door unlocked and key on the table for your arrival. There is no office at the rental site.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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