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Quiet Southwest townhome near Durango.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Homey 2 bedroom 2 bath townhome with mountain views sleeps 6

Quiet townhome located 10 minutes from Durango and 10 minutes from Purgatory Resort. It is five minutes from Trimble Hot Springs.

The townhome is centrally located for you to branch out and explore all of the activities and beauty of Southwestern Colorado. It backs on the National Forest, and you can enjoy the red tail hawks soaring on air currents, deer grazing on the hillside and elk gathered in the valley. You might even catch sight of a bear.

From the upstairs balcony you can watch the Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad pass on its route between Durango and Silverton.

The townhome is great for two couples traveling together or a family with kids. The upstairs and downstairs bedrooms each have a queen bed and ensuite full baths. There is a futon in the living room that sleeps two as well.

The downstairs bedroom has a patio looking out at a tiered rock garden.

Come and enjoy Durango with its rafting, biking, skiing, snow boarding, horseback riding, kayaking, hiking and a nearby casino on the Southern Ute Reservation.

Durango has many fine restaurants featuring a wide variety of cuisines for your dining pleasure, or cook for yourself in the fully equipped townhome kitchen.

Music in the Mountains features world renowned classical music concerts at Purgatory Resort from June16-August 24th. If you wish to enjoy the music from the mountain side you can take a picnic, and sit outside and enjoy a beautiful sunset.

Purgatory Resort is just minutes away and offers great skiing as well as various summer activities.

My tax ID is 25903704-0000.

More Details

Linda Erickson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish, Greek, a little mandarin and chichewa
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2017

About Linda Erickson

I am a retired person with itchy feet. Recent years have been spent volunteering in Africa for 3 years, teaching English in China for 3 1/2 years and volunteering in St. Lucia.

My home is decorated with Southwest items and items gathered in my travels..

Why Linda Erickson chose Southwestern Colorado

The peacefulness of Pine Acres appeals to those who wish to enjoy the natural beauty of the area and also provides close proximity to myriad sports activities.

What makes this townhome unique

The Four Corners area is full of wonderful places to visit in Arizona, Utah, New Mexico and Colorado.


Purgatory At Durango Mountain Resort
"A lovely place to spend the day and/or take in a Music in the Mountains concert"
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
"A fun way to see Silverton and the beautiful mountain landscape between Durango and Silverton. "
Himalayan Kitchen
"This restaurant features a buffet of traditional Nepal dishes and is owned by a Nepalese. H..."
Nature's Oasis
"A good place to get healthy food. You can also find a good selection at Nature's Groceries."
The Palace Restaurant
"Nice ambiance and good food. Eat indoors or out."
Cyprus Cafe
"Good Mediterranian food. A bit pricey."
Durango Coffee Company
"Great variety and Wifi."
P J's Gourmet Market
"Great choice of gourmet foods and everyday items. Just five minutes south of the townhome. T..."
Dalton Ranch Golf Club
"Good place for lunch. Non-members are welcome to play as well as use the other facilities."
Duranglers Flies and Supplies
"Everything you could want for a day of fishing on the river or one of the nearby lakes. "
Durango Arts Center
"Many beautiful things on display. The talent of local artists is amazing in depth and origin..."
Eolus Bar & Dining
"Delicious food. "
City Market Food & Pharmacy
"North City Market is my favorite grocery."
Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours
"Good rafting company. I DO NOT recommend Outlaw Rafting Company."
Olde Tymer's Cafe
"Old Tymers has been around so long we refer to it as Alzheimer's Café. Great old west ambiance"
Oscar's Cafe
"Great place for breakfast but usually very busy."
Diamond Belle Saloon
"If nothing else take a stroll around the lobby and look in at the Diamond Belle. Vaudeville ..."
Mama's Boy Italian Ristorante -- CLOSED
"Good Italian food just 2 minutes south of the townhome on 550."
Jean Pierre Bakery and Restaurant
"Very good but very pricey."
Gazpacho Restaurant
"Good Mexican food and great margaritas."
Bar D Chuckwagon
"A fun night of good food, western music, cowboy poetry and humor. "
Rapp Corral
"Lots of variety in trail rides, sleigh rides and cook outs. "
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
LaPlata County Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Dalton Ranch Golf Club
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Dalton Ranch
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Durango Silverton Narrow Guage RR
Nearest Motorway
US 550
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Hermosa Creek
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Durango Mountain Resort
Car: necessary

Mesa Verde and Silverton are two of my favorite day trips. Mesa Verde National Park is about an hour away and features the ruins of the ancient Anasazi people. Silverton is an old mining town and is about an hour and a half away (depending on road conditions).


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Durango in La Plata County

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , ensuite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , ensuite bath/shower has handrails
  • ensuite baths have handrails
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , A futon in Living room and a blow up bed available
  • There is a futon in the livingroom and a blow-up matress in addition to the two bedrooms.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • 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:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Durango is beautiful with the fall colors.


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(45 traveller reviews)

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Quiet Southwest townhome near Durango.
average rating of 4.8 based on 45 reviews
Albuquerque, NM

Lovely, quiet, and relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy home in a quiet little condominium complex. Has everything needed to enjoy a relaxing stay. Would definitely return. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice very homey

  • 5 of 5

I would stay here again in a heartbeat.

Very nice comfortable home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Duragno Get Away

  • 5 of 5

The home is immaculately clean and very well equipped. Perfect for two couples or a family since there is plenty of room to relax, eat in and enjoy the back patio. Close by to downtown and the Purgatory Ski Area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous condo and location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 3 nights and couldnt have been more pleased.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful and relaxing location

  • 5 of 5

The townhome was perfect for our family of four. It had everything we needed. The two story gave our family the the privacy each one wanted. The girls went upstairs to be by themselves while my husband and I sat in the backyard watching the wilderness and having the peace we were looking for. The location is s perfect distance for day travels. Thank you sharing your home with us!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spencer, Indiana

Almost Everything One Could Ask For

  • 5 of 5

This two-bedroom townhome is easily accessible about ten minutes north of Durango on Hwy 550. The owner is a world traveler and has lovingly decorated her home with artifacts from her travels. The home is exceedingly clean, well maintained and comfortable with great beds. Although there is no mention of bureaus at the website, there is plenty of bureau and closet space.

The tiny kitchen (two people were a crowd) is equipped with nearly everything one might need including enough plates and cups for a good-size party. My only change would be to leave a little cupboard space for groceries or else eat take-out (try PJ’s Gourmet Market on Hwy. 550 about five minutes to the south) . We doubled up the Tupperware (not pictured) on two shelves of a cupboard and used that space and the top and inside of the refrigerator for our groceries.

There is no AC which was a bit surprising, but the temp inside was comfortable with daytime, outside temps in the 80s and outside temps in the evening falling into the 50s. We slept upstairs with the door to the balcony open. For those that might want a bit more, there is a fan in the closet. There are also ceiling fans throughout the home.

As there were no clocks in the home except in the kitchen, we were initially concerned about how we would wake up in time to take the early train tour to Silverton. We had cell phones but had never used the alarm feature. In the end we were able to set them and they worked fine. If one doesn’t have a cell phone and the knowledge to use the alarm feature, a small alarm clock is recommended.

No need to go elsewhere for brochures of things to do in the area; the owner has made a large selection available in the dining area. The train trip to Silverton was AWESOME in places but occasionally boring and long. There just aren’t words adequate to describe the beauty. Think twice about driving to Silverton if you are faint of heart. It is slooooow because of steep and very winding curves and appears treacherous in places. If the roads are icy, don’t even consider it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in Durango, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
22 Nov 2017 - 28 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
21 Dec 2017 - 8 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £73.67

Cancellation policy: thirty days for full refund.
Fees are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
State Tax # 25903704-0000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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