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Georgeous Cabin-Backs Onto National Forest-Ski Eldora

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

About the property

Two Bedroom, 1 Bath, Hiking, biking, snoshoe, X-country, near Eldora Ski Area

Minutes from Eldora Ski Resort, Nederland, Central City and Black Hawk casinos. 'Newly remolded, updated, cabin, 2 bedrooms with queen size beds,1 bath, wood burning stove with central heat, gas barbecue, high speed WIFI internet, cable, flat screen satellite TV, Netflix, Surround sound Stereo, DVD. Upgraded appliances, new washer and dryer, master bedroom is newly furnished, and has a doctors choice mattress, with upgraded bedding. Two outdoor decks and a sun room.

Cabin property is bordered by Roosevelt National Forest great for hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. You can also enjoy Alpine and Nordic skiing 20 minutes to Eldora Ski Resort.

Casinos, spa, restaurants, skiing, grocery store, and the newly built Gilpin Co recreation center with a lap pool, separate kids pool with water slide, and fitness area, as well as a skating pond are a short drive away.

Located 1 mile form the cabin is 'The Last Shot' bar and restaurant it offers an extensive menu, pool tables, outdoor deck, and is kid & dog friendly. Mid county liquors is located next door. Beautiful views nearby, surrounded by national forest.

Nearby towns include Rollinsville about four miles away; Nederland about ten miles away; Blackhawk and Central City about ten miles away. Whitewater boating in Idaho Springs, a 30 min. drive. Both towns of Golden and Boulder are a short 25 miles drive. When in Golden visit the Coors Brewery.

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Owner
Donna Brannan
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 February, 2017

About Donna Brannan

Don, born and raised in Colorado married Donna, a New York Native over 33 years ago. Don has enjoyed the cabin since childhood, hiking, biking, skiing, hunting, fishing, climbing and exploring with his parents. We found a trail behind the cabin where a covered wagon had once tipped over. To this day old glass bottles can be dug up at this site. The trail opens to a large meadow and bubbling stream.

Donna Brannan purchased this cabin in 1965

Why Donna Brannan chose Front Range Colorado

A family jewell passed on, now for others to enjoy as well. Colorado history abounds in the area. It is near Peak to Peak Highway which has the most beautiful sights available on the front range.

What makes this cabin unique

A huge feature is that the back door leads onto the Roosevelt National Forest. Hiking & mountain biking trails are feet away to springs and a nearby river. Wildlife prevails in the area; moose, dear and elk are common. Ghost towns and 4 wheel drive trails surround the area, and are a short drive away.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

Georgeous Cabin-Backs Onto National Forest-Ski Eldora
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 48 reviews
5

Could'nt Have Been Better!,

  • 5 of 5

First of all, the owners could have not been more accomidating. They actually went up to the cabin before our arrival to make sure that everything was perfect for our stay. Even lighting a fire and turning on the music.

ELDORA SKI RESORT is a hidden gem. The lift tickets are less then most ski areas. Parking is Free, not to mention that the traffic to get there is almost non existent.

We were so excited to head back that we already reserved the cabin for our ski vacation next year!

Thank you, Don and Donna-we couldn't have had a better time!

Bill and Linda Oliver-Nokomis, Florida

  • Review Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Littleton,co
5

Just stunning

  • 5 of 5

I took a romantic getaway with my wife and it couldn't have been better. The cabin was so clean. I've stayed at so many cabins where it just isn't taken care properly, although this was not the case. This place is taken care of like home. It was cozy relaxing by the fire and taking in the fresh air. I will be coming to this cabin again it couldn't have been better.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highlands ranch, co
5

Gorgeous area

  • 5 of 5

The area was beautiful. It was so great being outside of the city. There was a wonderful restaurant\bar, five minutes drive from the cabin that has amazing breakfast! The cabin itself was amazing! It was clean and organized. It felt like home easy to lay back and relax. The kitchen has all you need cook and all the bedrooms have hotel like linens.

I would definitely recommend this cabin to everyone!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and perfect comfort for a weekend away

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the cabin was the perfect getaway. Every amenity you could want, clean, modern space. Great deck & grill for relaxing. We brought our 2 dogs and they too were relaxed and enjoyed sleeping in the sun! Beautiful location with the ability to go for long hikes right behind the cabin. It was quiet, safe, and so very perfect. Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver
5

Great place to relax or get out and go. Easy access to hiking, skiing, fishing, etc .

  • 5 of 5
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This is a great cabin. It is very comfortable and charming. I found the outdoor deck and the screened porch to be where I spent most of my time when I was't off hiking. Watching the humming birds come and go to the feeders on the outdoor deck was a real treat. The cabin is located so close to so many wonderful locations including Rollins Pass, Nederland, Golden Gate State Park, Eldora, Brained Lake, etc. If you are a hiker, skier or fishing enthusiast this is a good base camp. And it is wonderful to come back from a day out to a place where you can fully relax and still enjoy the outdoors, even if it is raining. The cabin also backs to Open Forest space with a trail very near the house, this was a great spot to take my dog for his morning and evening walks. It can be a bit tricky to find once in the neighborhood so GPS is very helpful and I wouldn't want to do it in the dark but once you know where you are going it is a breeze. I was originally hoping for a little more seclusion as you can see the house next door from the deck but once I was settled in it was not an issue. I would rent from Donna again, she is very easy to deal with and quick to respond to any question, she even let me know of a road closure on the day of my arrival so I wouldn't be stuck in traffic. If you are looking for a nice updated cabin, with a great outdoor setting this is the place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

This cabin/house in the woods was the perfect location for a getaway! We wanted woods and nature, but we still wanted to have the basic amenities, and this cabin was perfect. At night, we couldn't see another light around us. It was just stars and the woods. Donna was responsive and helpful. We would definitely recommend this cabin!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Golden Gate Canyon State Park
Wondervu Cafe
Roy's Last Shot
Waypost Deli - Ameristar
Wild Mountain Smokehouse
Stage Stop
Eldora Mountain Resort
Carousel of Happiness
Rollins Pass
MOFFAT TUNNEL
Central City Opera House
City Cemetery
Caribou Ranch Open Space
Liquid Descent Rafting
Gilpin County Recreation
Apex Trail
Cool Beans at Happy Trails -- CLOSED
Lost Lake Campground
Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum & Grave
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
DIA
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Last Shot
Nearest Train
55 Miles
Denver Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Peak to Peak Highway Colo 119
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Last Shot
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Eldora
Car: necessary

Located in Historic Gilpin County on 1 secluded wooded acre with Roosevelt National Forest at the back door. Hiking and Mountain Bike trails steps away. Nature is abundant with recent deer, elk and moose sightings.

Technical rock climbing sites found in Pinecliff, Coal Creek, and Golden Gate Canyons. Stream, lake, and pond fishing nearby. Scenic Peak to Peak highway just minutes away. Mining-Ghost towns in the area. Nederland shopping, bars, restaurants, and attractions including Dead Man Days Festival. Minuets from Eldora Ski Resort and Central City / Black Hawk casinos.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Black Hawk, Front Range Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Dead Man Days
10 Mar 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£420
for 2 nights
From
£174
 
 
Memorial Day
26 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£607
for 3 nights
From
£178
£1,273
 
 
July Fourth
30 Jun 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£801
for 4 nights
From
£182
£1,310
 
 
Labor Day
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£619
for 3 nights
From
£182
£1,310
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£801
for 4 nights
From
£182
 
 
Christmas/New Years
15 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£801
for 4 nights
From
£182
£1,310
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£371
for 2 nights
From
£149
£1,050
£4,047
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £8
Refundable Damage Deposit £201
cleaning £72
Tax Rate 2.9%

Non smoking property
Special Equipment Rental AVAILABLE
Twenty dollars per person per night over 4 adults
Dogs - some breeds allowed under 90 lbs. 1 yr to 9 yr old / $10.00 per dog per night
Local fire restrictions enforced / see Gilpin County Govt.
60 cancellation policy

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in the Black Hawk in the Colorado

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Large walk in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , New bed and nightstands
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Doctors Choice mattress
    Sunroom - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Not to be considered during cold weather
  • Queen size Beds (1) Newly furnished
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Snowshoes provided. Picnic basket & back packs. Mountain Bike rental available at the cabin. Other equipment available upon request. Grocery delivery available

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