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Breath-taking Rural Retreat In Western Colorado

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Crawford Lodge Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms, 7 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16 Comfortably

God's Country Lodge is just the site for your next family, church, executive, or hunting retreat. Located in the center of the 'western slope' of Colorado, this remote retreat is for guests who want to 'get away from it all.'

This rustic-elegant and spacious vacation lodge on 40 private acres of pinion and juniper trees is situated just outside of Crawford Colorado, with breath-taking views of the West Elk Wilderness Mountain range, the Needle Rock (a 700-ft. volcanic monolith) and Grand Mesa. The entrance to the north rim of the beautiful Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is 3 miles away.

This 6,000 square foot, two-story lodge features two kitchens (one is fully equipped), a great room, a recreation room, seven bathrooms, and six bedrooms. Extra features include a huge fireplace, wet bar, two TVs, wireless internet, pool table, gas barbeque and a steam room. The taxidermy mounts (bear, deer, elk, beaver, turkey, etc.) and the unique woods throughout promote a Colorado high-country ambiance.

Activities in the nearby vicinity are hiking, hunting, lake and stream fishing, wine tasting, and horseback riding -- however, God's Country Lodge is so peaceful that you might not want to leave!

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  • Groups
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Nancy Streza
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2016
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based on 14 traveler reviews

Breath-taking Rural Retreat In Western Colorado
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Fantastic 3 days in God's Country

  • 5 of 5

The Lodge was fantastic and left nothing to be desired. The kids absolutely loved the game room and there was ample space for everyone. Breath-taking views and the Mule Deer were everywhere.

Fantastic trip, and we hope to come again and stay much longer!

Thank you,

The Hans Family

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Big, beautiful, stunning views and home!

  • 5 of 5

The home is wonderful and can accommodate a very large group. It really has anything you could want and it's located in a great spot with lots to do.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Home and view. Clean and very easy to work with the owners

  • 5 of 5

This property is a very beautiful place to stay and the view is fantastic. The home is clean and well kept and is very spacious. This is our third year staying there and plan to book it for our stay again next year. I highly recommend the property for your vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Very nice property.

  • 5 of 5

We were there for a reunion of college friends from Colorado State University. The view from the deck is truly great. We hung out there a lot in the afternoons and evenings. The house was great. Very well kept, and the kitchen is incredibly well appointed. Cell phone service is spotty, but we found the carport the best place to make a call. Price is good, and we would return.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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AMAZING cabin. View and scenery were incredible.

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing trip to God's Country Lodge. Our group had 14 people (6 adults and 8 kids). There was plenty of room for all of us. The pictures don't do this place justice. The upstairs living space is huge and had more than enough room for all of us. The kitchen was great and had most of the amenities you'd want. The game closet was filled with games and toys for all to enjoy. The deck was huge and the views were breathtaking. This lodge is expectional and we would stay here again. Thank you for a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Best family trip I've ever ha.....

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is everything that was described on the website and mor!! My family enjoyed our stay so much to the point of talking about our trip next yea!! This place is awesom!! A lot of creativity and thought was put into the entire inside and outside of this beaut!! Oh m,, did I forget to add that this place is awesom!!!!!! Thank you

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nearest Airport
57 Miles
Montrose (MTJ)
Nearest Barpub
6.9 Miles
Crawford, CO
Nearest Golf
39 Miles
Deer Creek Village Golf, Cedaredge, CO
Nearest Train
77 Miles
Grand Junction, CO
Nearest Motorway
5.8 Miles
Colorado Highway 92
Nearest Restaurant
6.9 Miles
Crawford, CO
Nearest Ski
77 Miles
Car: necessary

God's Country Lodge is just the place for your next executive, family, church or hunting retreat. This peaceful home on 35 private acres of juniper and pinion trees is situated just outside of Crawford Colorado, near the entrance to the north rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. It has breath-taking views of the West Elk Wilderness Mountain range, the Needle Rock (a 700-ft. volcanic monolith) and Grand Mesa.

Fly into Grand Junction (GJT) or Montrose (MTJ). Check out ALLEGIANT AIRLINES! Rent a car and drive about an hour to God's Country Lodge. Or... fly into Denver International Airport (DIA) for a beautiful 5-hour drive.

Summer & fall activities in the nearby vicinity include hiking, hunting, water sports, river rafting, lake and stream fishing, wine tasting, art galleries and horseback riding. Winter activities may include ice fishing, ice-skating, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing. Day trips to Grand Mesa (1.5 hours away), Ouray (2 hours), Glenwood Springs (2 hours), Aspen (2.5 hours), Crested Butte (2.5 hours), Lake City (2.5 hours) and Telluride (3 hours) are highly recommended. But you might decide to just stay and enjoy the peace and quiet of God's Country Lodge.


Rates & Availability

Crawford Lodge Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Deposit/Cleaning Fee $300
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 4.65%

-Guests agree to abide by the Rental Agreement & laws of the State of Colorado at all times while at the property and shall cause all members of the rental party and anyone else Guest permits on the property to abide by the State Law and Rental Agreement at all times while at the property. Failure to do so may result in immediate eviction and loss of all payments.
-Minimum Age: The minimum age for renting God's Country Lodge is 25. Copy of current Driver's license or passport is required.
-Maximum Occupancy: No events with more than 30 people are allowed (including parties, weddings, etc.) There will be an extra fee for more than 12 overnight guests.
-Payment: On-line payments are required. The deposit/cleaning fee is NON-REFUNDABLE. The balance must be submitted at least 15 days prior to arrival date.
-Cancellation Policy: Cancellations may be made by the Guest up to 15 days prior to the arrival date. If the final payment has not been received 14 days prior to arrival, the reservation will be cancelled. The deposit is non-refundable, for any reason.
-Insurance: The owners encourage all renters to purchase the damage insurance to avoid any billing for broken or damaged items.
-Key Access: An email with key access information will be sent upon receipt of the final payment.
-No Smoking: No smoking is allowed in God's Country Lodge. If smoking outside, please close all windows and doors and be aware of extreme fire danger.
-Pets: Pets are NOT allowed, with the exception of licensed service animals. A copy of the license must be provided prior to booking.
-Loss: The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guests.
-Housekeeping: Daily maid service is not included in the rental rate.
-Access: Guest shall allow Homeowner/Caretaker access to the property for purposes of repair and inspection.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Crawford Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Printer
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Steam Room - shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
  • The King Suites have bathrooms with two shower heads.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • There are four bedrooms on the main (upstairs) level: two master suites with king-sized beds and two bedrooms with queen-sized beds. One is an adjustable Sleep Number Bed. The two bedrooms downstairs each have one extra-long double bed and two twin beds.
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Groups
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Steam Shower
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
Absolutely No Smoking Indoors. Please use caution when smoking outdoors to prevent fires. Absolutely no pets allowed (with the exception of service dogs if arrangements are made in advance). Water supply is from a cistern and is limited. "Use all you need but don't waste a drop." The Geothermal system works best when the doors and windows of the main rooms are shut. Gods Country Lodge is decorated with Bible verses and prayers. Guests should bring their own food, drinks, paper goods & plastic utensils. Many spices, staples & condiments are available. Guests should bring their own shampoo and toiletries. Emergency toiletries are available.

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