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Charming Sopris Cabin for 2 in Historic Town; King Bed!

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Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Are you a couple looking for the perfect Crested Butte cabin? A family of three or two-to three friends looking for a Crested Butte get-away? Sopris Cabin has everything you will want in a Crested Butte vacation home--the perfect location plus unique character and charm. The location on Sopris Avenue is ideal--just one block to the town shuttle that takes you to Mt Crested Butte (for skiing in winter and hiking in summer), and one block off the core restaurant district of Elk Avenue--the main street in Crested Butte where you will find popular shops and restaurants. (Our location is ideally located in the core of the historic district, not on the east side of town--you simply cannot find a better location!)

Sopris Cabin is part of Crested Butte's history--the front rooms were an original mining cabin dating from the 1880's. It has undergone two renovations, the most recent of which added a sunroom, Colorado sandstone floors in the main living areas and, best of all, in-floor radiant heat.

BEDROOM: The bedroom on the main level has a comfortable, king-size, bed with a pillow-top mattress. The bed also has cotton linens, down pillows and a down comforter.

KITCHEN: The large, bright and sunny, centrally located, kitchen includes a full-size refrigerator, Jenn-Air gas range, dishwasher, microwave and garbage disposal. We have added a coffee maker, coffee grinder, microwave oven, toaster, blender and crock pot. The kitchen is fully equipped with utensils and cookware--everything you'll need for preparing meals. Your mealtimes become more festive when served on our colorful Fiestaware dishes.

LIVING AREA: The open floor plan includes a living area that is open to the dining room and kitchen. It is tastefully decorated with comfortable furniture and includes a wood-burning stove and TV.

SUNROOM/Rear Entry: The most recent expansion of the home included the addition of a rear sunroom with bright windows and French doors that exit onto the backyard deck. A loveseat in this room opens up to a twin-bed to provide an additional sleeping area.

BATHROOMS: The cabin has a fully tiled bathroom with walk-in shower.

BACKYARD: The fenced back-yard is nicely landscaped and has mature cottonwood and aspen trees. Enjoy summer evenings on the deck that includes patio dining furniture and a gas grill. The fenced yard is ideal for pets. The rear of the property has two off-street parking spots that are accessed via an alley.

NOTE: Our cabin also has two upstairs bedrooms, but we rent the downstairs only. (There will be no one staying upstairs!) We sometimes escape to Crested Butte without our three children and believe our 'downstairs only' option makes the perfect getaway for couples!

Keywords: Home, House, In-Town, cabin, cozy

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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About Leslie

We are a family of five living in Boulder, Colorado. We love to vacation in Crested Butte! In Winter, we downhill ski, Nordic ski and backcountry ski. In summer, we hike and mountain bike. Our favorite Crested Butte events are the July 4th parade and the Alley Loop Nordic Ski in February. We would be happy to answer any of your questions about activities in Crested Butte. -Mark and Leslie

Leslie purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Leslie chose Southwestern Colorado

We visited Crested Butte many times over 20 years before purchasing Sopris Cabin in March 2010. We like being in town for the proximity to restaurants, shops and Nordic trails. But we also downhill ski, so being close to a ski shuttle stop was important.

What makes this cabin unique

Our prime location in-town makes us unique! We are just one block from the shops and resturants on Elk Ave, and from the main ski shuttle stop at 2nd and Elk. (There are only five shuttle stops in town, so many properties do not have this important benefit.) Another feature that we and our guests appreciate is the king-size bed in the main-level bedroom!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Sopris Cabin for 2 in Historic Town; King Bed!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 35 reviews

So cute and quaint!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect sized house for our girls trip! Everything was clean and well taken care of, and they were fully stocked with appliances and kitchen ware so that we could cook! Loved it- especially having the iPod speakers!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Great vacation getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying in the Sopris house. Such a comfortable and homey place to stay. We loved being so close to Elk. We were able to walk everywhere. Would love to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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The house was clean and well equipped for our needs. It was close to grocery and restaurants .Very.

  • 4 of 5

Very convenient and a great place to stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Great location and cute house

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for a great vacation stay. Sopris cabin is as advertised. Cute cabin one block off Elk. Well furnished. Nice kitchen. Really enjoyed comfy king size bed with beautiful frame. Nice small backyard with patio table. Two 12 year old girls loved the private upstairs. We played some of the games stocked at the cabin-always nice to have those. Leslie was very responsive and excellent to work with. Town to mountain bus stop in 1/2 block. It was surprisingly quiet for a busy time of year and just off Elk.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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  • 5 of 5

Charming cabin with a fantastic location. The cabin was extremely comfortable and had everything we needed. Great location.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Amazing in-town location. Great Owner.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week a at the cabin. Walking distance from everything in town. In fact, it's right in the CENTER of everything. Well appointed and easily accessible with quiet neighbors and no issues for a whole week makes for a wonderful stay. The cabin was just as described and honestly the pictures don't do it justice. much bigger than we expected and the flow is excellent. We never got in each others way and always had ample room. Leslie, the owner was awesome and always got right back to us with any questions we had. If you are looking to stay in town consider the Sopris Cabin. we hope to come back soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Gunnison Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Wooden Nickel
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Hwy 50
Nearest Restaurant
150 Miles
Brick Oven Pizza
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Mt Crested Butte
Car: not necessary

short walk to free ski shuttle stop, Nordic Center, ice rink


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Clean Fee $85 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.4%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Crested Butte Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bath with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) pak-n-play foldable baby crib, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) twin sleep sofa in sunroom
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
ipod dock; crock pot; family games

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