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Private Home, Florida River Access, Charming, Clean Detached

33 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights


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1 bedroom, 1000 sqft +, sleeps 4, full kitchen, full bathroom

The best of all! Daily hours designated for river access on the Florida River. Fish, picnic, swim, or sunbath. Located only 15 minutes from downtown Durango. This one bedroom home comfortably sleeps 4, one queen size bed in large master bedroom and one queen sleeper sofa. Full kitchen with stainless steel appliances, full serving/cooking setup, beautiful views. High end finishes, hardwood floors, tiled bathrooms, high end doors, windows. Outdoor covered patio with fire place and BBQ grill. Safe, off street parking.

Close to town, but private and plenty of space to park, play, and sleep in a clean, comfortable setting. Covered parking, full size laundry in the home. Plenty of closet space, huge TV, direct TV service, wireless hookup.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Kathy Deaderick
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 25, 2016
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based on 33 traveler reviews

Private Home, Florida River Access, Charming, Clean Detached
average rating of 4.878788 based on 33 reviews
Orange County

Stay where you can see the stars every night!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! Beautiful vacation rental, just outside of historic downtown Durango. It was perfect for us since we didn't want to stay in town with all the busy weekend commotion. Lot's of spacious country style privacy, all the amenities you could want in a completely modern 2 story cabin. We made use of the laundry facilities down stairs as we were at the halfway point of our road trip and needed some serious freshening up! This rental was the ONLY place on our trip which had the proper bathroom lighting for the purposes of applying makeup! The shower was enormous with a smooth pebbled floor which massaged my feet every morning. Owner was very friendly and had even decorated the rental for Christmas which was a wonderful touch considering we were traveling over the holidays and we were missing that special holiday atmosphere. If we are ever in the area again, we would totally love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really nice, private, retreat.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a great week at the cabin. Great location with easy access to the airport, Durango, or other places of interest. The cabin is very nice. We loved the privacy and the quiet surroundings. Everything was great from the furnishings, appliances, to the patios and outdoor fireplace and grill. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spring Branch, Texas

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! The home was beautiful, comfortable and very clean! Kathy and Shelby were very helpful and gracious.

Durango was such fun! Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful place with us!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic time near Durango, Colorado.

  • 5 of 5

Wow! How can I tell you what an incredible time we had with Kathy and Shelby at their "cabin" in the sky the last week of August, 2016. Not only do they have a fantastic trout stream running through the back yard, but they have roomie and comfortable accommodations in their cabin. One word of caution: If you can not negotiate stairs, don't go, but if you can, this is the place for you.

Their cabin includes all the essentials and more to enjoy a week in the Durango area. We discovered two routes from their facilities to Durango that either supplied us the necessities of Walmart and Home Depot (south) or the bypass of Durango central to head north to Silverton and beyond.

Our hosts Kathy and Shelby could not have been more accommodating. Their wonderful super-dog, Lady Sadie, greeted us from time to time, and made us feel even more welcome to their home in Durango. The cabin consists of a super comfortable queen-sized bed room, fantastic kitchen, lovely upstairs balcony, huge family room with TV, comfortable dining area and the most delicious outdoor fireplace and BBQ unit you can imagine. Many nights were spent in front of a roaring fire in the fireplace, solving all of the earth's problems.

We can not recommend this accommodation and these folks more. Book it and enjoy your time. Mike and Patty - Stan Antonio, TX

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was nice & clean. We enjoyed the yard, outdoor fireplace & balcony.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! Kathy & her husband were very nice & helpful. Our boys loved the access to the river.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place for an Anniversary Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I spent four wonderful nights in this warm and inviting vacation escape. We loved the Durango area and all it had to offer, but we were glad to return every evening to our home-away-from home. Although we didn't do any cooking, everything we would have needed was there. We fully utilized the wonderful washer and dryer and the bathroom was just the best. The owners sent us area information prior to our arrival and shared favorite places to visit and dine once we go there. Our dining favorites were Carver Brewing Co (for breakfast, lunch or dinner) and we celebrated our anniversary at Ken & Sue's. Mesa Verde Nat'l Park and the Durango to Silverton Train are a must. Kathy & Shelby are excellent to work with and we thoroughly enjoyed the visit we had with their wonderful dog Sadie. We would highly recommend this property and hope to return here again and stay even longer. The only other thing I would mention about this property is that since the living area is on the 2nd level, it might not be suitable for a person who has difficulty climbing stairs even though there is a very secure handrail.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Florida Road
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
HWY 160
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Family/American Cuisine
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Durango Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
River Front Access
Car: necessary

Located within 15 minutes to downtown Durango. Access to fishing on the private Florida River, picnics on the river. 3 minute drive to horseback riding, 10 minutes to the airport, 8 minutes to local hospital, 20 minutes to nearby lakes, 30 minutes from skiing.


Rates & Availability

Durango House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Thanksgiving 2016
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
Christmas 2016
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
New Year
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

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Durango House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

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