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ROMANTIC COTTAGE ON PRIVATE ACREAGE 5 MIN. TO DOWNTOWN-HOT TUB, INCREDIBLE VIEWS

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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ROMANTIC COTTAGE ON PRIVATE ACREAGE 5 MIN. TO DOWNTOWN-HOT TUB, INCREDIBLE VIEWS

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Durango - Guesthouse/cottage

- 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4-6

This private, cozy cottage is nestled on a 19 acre parcel in the East Animas Valley, just a couple of miles north of the Durango city limits. You will enter the property through an electronic gate and continue on a 500 foot private road towards the Red Hermosa Cliffs. Beyond the cliffs is nothing but picturesque forest service land for hundreds of miles. On the property there is a private, covered tennis court for your personal use and high speed internet!

This secluded property, only 2 miles from Durango, is in a beautiful river valley abundant with tall Ponderosa Pines and enormous oaks. At 6500 feet in elevation there are great views of the La Plata Mountains with a perfect combination of warm winter days and cool summer nights. Plus you are only a 25 minute drive to the Durango Mountain Ski Resort.

This home is beautifully furnished with antiques and art. The main floor has vaulted ceilings and large windows to show off mother nature's beauty, and also contains a comfortable queen size sofa sleeper. The master bedroom and bath are on the first floor, and a second bedroom with private bath is on the second floor. The granite countertop kitchen is fully equipped for your cooking needs, or you can barbeque on the west covered porch with the gas grill.

After a long day exploring this wonderful area, relax in the luxurious Caldera Kauai hot tub and enjoy dinner on the large southern deck. Only 30 minutes away, visit the astonishing cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Lana (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2003
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Guestbook comments from the manager

Lana-

You have done a wonderful job decorating and equiping the "Cottage" for your guests! We were very comfortable and really enjoyed our stay.

So much to do and see in the Durango area. Looks like a wonderful place to live!

We'll be back!
Aug 2007
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 40 holidaymaker reviews

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Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
average rating of 4.7391305 based on 40 reviews
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Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
Spring, Texas
5

Superb place to get away from it all!!!!

  • 5 out of 5
I could go on and on about how much we enjoyed staying in this Durango home last summer! As Harley riders from Texas, this property doesn't get any better! You are in the heart of fantastic rides and can come back to soak in the hot tub in beautiful weather. The home feels miles away from it all, but was still close enough to everything you wanted to do. The privacy of the property is a plus, as is the tennis courts and plenty of space for horseshoes. The owners are very hands-on without being intrusive and are so wonderful to share this piece of heaven with others! Trust me, you won't be disappointed! We're already planning our next trip!!
  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2007
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
4

Perfect getaway

  • 4 out of 5
Great place to get away. Cozy and quiet yet close enough to downtown. We slept like babies in the wonderful master bed after a day on the train. Great place!! Thanks Lana.
  • Review Submitted: 22-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Dusty. Come and see us again sometime soon! All the best, Lana
business
Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
4

Clean cottage in a beautiful setting.

  • 4 out of 5
The cottage was comfortable and clean. The setting was beautiful and very private. The owner had provided everything we needed to make our stay very pleasant, and also gave us information about where we could catch some trout. We would be happy to stay there again.
  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I hope to have you back for your next fishing trip! Thanks for the nice review on the Cottage! All the best, Lana
business
Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Beautiful cottage, great location!

  • 5 out of 5
My family really enjoyed our week at the cottage. It is comfortably furnished and very private with the trees and the beautiful red cliffs. A great home base for all the area attractions. We enjoyed playing tennis with the kids and the hot tub was nice after a day of hiking or biking. Wonderful place to relax and enjoy nature!
  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Stacy for the nice review on the Cottage. I'm happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your stay with us! Come and see us again sometime!
business
Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
4

Very Cozy

  • 4 out of 5
The Cottage is a wonderful vacation home. It is secluded in a private drive area and has beautiful scenery. Our family enjoyed the home very much and we didn't want to leave. Lana was a pleasure to work with from the beginning of our planning to the sad departure of Durango. We were fortunate enough to meet Lana during our stay and she is such a wonderful lady.

The Cottage is a short drive to downtown Durango and close to several restaurants and other fun activities. We never spent too much time in the vehicle getting to our destinations. We were a short drive to a wonderful restaurant that we visited a lot (Doughworks). The Cottage is a pet friendly house and our fury family member definitely felt welcomed. Lana has the house supplied with several pet needs. We highly recommend this home for a family vacation or a romantic get away.
  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Teresa for the wonderful review on the Cottage. It was nice meeting you and your family. I hope to welcome you back to the Cottage or one of our other homes at some point in the near future! All the best! Lana
business
Romantic Cottage on Private Acreage 5 min. to Downtown-Hot Tub, Incredible Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p118702
+1 -970 799-2582
Durango Southwestern Colorado
5

Fantastic cottage!

  • 5 out of 5
The cottage was perfect for 2 couples! We had a fantastic time. The only thing we would change is we would cut the tops off of the trees in the front of the cottage so you could see the mountains better. Would definitely rent again. If you are looking for peace and quiet you have found it here! Drive just a couple of miles and you are in Durango! The hot tub was prefect after going to Mesa Verde and seeing the ruins. GREAT!!!! 5 stars!!!!
  • Review Submitted: 29-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sharon, thanks for the very nice review on the Cottage. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Hurry Back!! Best, Lana
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Location

Location

Car: recommended

Talk about the perfect location! Your backyard is the acclaimed Red Hermosa Cliffs where numerous Red Tail Hawk nests thrive. Your front yard is pasture land overlooking the Animas River where herds of elk can be seen on numerous days. On the quiet county road you will see many bicycle riders, runners, and walkers. Enjoy the private, covered tennis court and luxurious Caldera Kauai hot tub.

Take a hike behind the cottage and be rewarded with magnificent views of the city of Durango and the river valley. Don't forget to ride the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad!

This is truly the perfect location in Durango! You are close to everything while still in a private, cozy setting. The bakery is three minutes away; great restaurants within five to ten minutes; gamble at the Ute Mountain Casino 20 minutes away; the supermarket is six minutes away and the Durango Mountain Ski Resort is 25 minutes away. Don't forget to visit the spectacular cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde!

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Durango, Southwestern Colorado

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
peak season
1 Jun 2014 - 30 Sep 2014
3 night minimum stay
$956
for 3 nights
From
$283
 
 
off season
1 Nov 2014 - 28 Feb 2015
3 night minimum stay
$744
for 3 nights
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$213
 
 
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3 night minimum stay
$956
for 3 nights
From
$283
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $350
Pet Fee $15 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.8%
Notes $199-$265/night, $1195-$1495/week (6 nights)
Off season rates and shoulder season rates are for 2 people, please inquire for additional people
Off season rates October 1-February 28
Peak season rates June-September
Please inquire for shoulder season rates March, April, May, October
Holiday weeks are higher, please inquire
$100 cleaning fee, $15/night/pet
Payment due 30 days before arrival. $350 deposit due when reservation is made.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Durango in Southwestern Colorado

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Mountain View
  • river
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , queen bed sofa sleeper
  • Queen bed sofa sleeper in living area
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Hi Speed Internet, 1 king, 1 double, 1 sleeper sofa. Hot Tub; Tennis Court; Seasonal Pond; Private Short Hikes on the property. Jogging/walking, biking on the country road. Deer, elk seen frequently on the property and nearby. Nice pasture to run the pets in. Dog run next to house. Gas Fireplace.
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