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Elk Ridge Retreat - Mountain Charm, Spacious, Fireplace, Close to town, Sleeps 8, Hot Tub, Pet Friendly

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Single Family, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

City of Estes Park registration 3098.

As you enter this glorious, open and airy 3-bedroom mountain home with extra Twin Bunks and a Queen Futon with 2 and a half baths, you immediately know that you are in the Rocky Mountains. This home has it all. The cathedral ceiling with huge vertical windows allows the views of the mountains and wildlife to permeate this home.

This spacious living room with sun galore, includes a large couch, 2 over sized fabric rocking chairs and a recliner for your relaxation after a busy day in the Rockies. A wood-burning fireplace and a Big-screen TV, WiFi, DVD and CD Player are located in this warm, inviting room.

Just off the living room is the formal dining room with a Rustic Table with 8 chairs and includes a wood-burning fireplace for warmth during your dinners.

The comfortable kitchen has tile counters, oak floors and a breakfast bar with seating. It is complete with every item that you need to create wonderful meals including a Keurig Coffee Maker with an adapter for regular coffee. Another 12-cup Coffee Maker is also included.

As you walk through the dining room and custom, stained glass door, you enter the family room/game room with a Queen Futon and game table. This room has tile floors and is completely lined with cedar walls and cedar ceilings. The large windows open to views and to the deck and hot tub beyond. A second flat screen TV is located in this family room. There is also a Pack and Play, High Chair, booster seat and child gate if needed.There are 2 card tabled with 8 chairs if needed, also.

The lovely deck has a wrought iron table and chairs, a picnic table and benches, a gas grill and a 6-person hot tub. From here you can view the lake, the Town of Estes Park and Prospect Mountain.

The Master bedroom suite is lovely with a country, mountain decor and Queen bed. A third flat screen TV is provided here.

The Master Bath is complete with tile floors, shower and a large separate tub. An outside door provides access to the deck and to the private hot tub.

The 2 Guest bedrooms are located on the second story of this home. The bedroom to the right has a Queen bed with a patchwork quilt and 2 large closets.

The second Guest bedroom has a Queen bed and Twin Bunk Beds and shelves filled with games. These include toys, stuffed animals and all kinds of books. A third TV is in this guest bedroom.

The charming guest bath with a shower/tub combination is located between these 2 bedrooms.

A Ping Pong table is located in the garage. Just unfold it to play.

Elk Ridge is just 3 minutes to Lake Estes, 5 minutes to town and 10 minutes to Rocky Mountain National Park.

If charm, views and a hot tub are what you seek in a home, then Elk Ridge is the vacation home for you.

Minimum Night Stay 3 nights

More Details

Owner
Rainer Schelp
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

The house was clean, spacious and had a lovely view of Lake Estes from the deck. Our family reunion group enjoyed the Stanley Hotel tour, pontoon ride on the lake, and all Rocky Mountain National Park has to offer.
Jul 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house near the Estes Park near the Larimer County

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Notes:
Includes a Pack and Play, High Chair, Booster Seat, Child Gate, 2 card tables and 8 chairs

Reviews

Very Good! 4/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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Elk Ridge Retreat - Mountain Charm, Spacious, Fireplace, Close to town, Sleeps 8, Hot Tub, Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.0 based on 22 reviews
5

Excellent family mountain house in a quiet peaceful neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

What a fabulous mountain house for our family of 6. So many great things but what stuck with us most was 1) The location 2) the view 3) the back patio with the hot tub which was wonderful for late night stargazing and early morning coffee 4) the perfect floor plan of the main floor for a family of six - the kitchen/dining area and family room allowed us all to relax with plenty of seating, cooking and dining space. The house is equipped with everything you need for the stay - the only thing you'll need to purchase are your groceries and toiletries. We don't expect super fancy decor - it was definitely a little "dated" but - so cozy and welcoming it made you feel like you could really relax and not have to worry about "messing anything up" that was too fancy. We will definitely be looking this property up again on our next vist. For families with small children - the master bedroom is on the main floor with the remaining bedrooms on the second floor. The master bedroom is HUGE and would definitely allow for a pack and play if needed. Our kids are all teenagers/college so it was no problem for us.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed the house as much as I do when I visit. I was there late September and added a new leather sofa and recliner chair which are very comfortable and they even have a portal to charge up electronic devices!
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Houston, TX
4

Comfortable Home

  • 4 of 5

Home is clean. We had plenty of space for a group of 7.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I hope your visit was a memorable one. Estes Park is a very special town and I try to insure my home is a very comfortable and plesant place to stay.
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5

Nice home!

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy. Lots of space. Close to town! We had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am happy you enjoyed Elk Ridge Retreat. It is very well equiped for family gatherings.
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5

The property was exactly as described. Plenty of room for us.

  • 5 of 5

This house was great. We were in Estes Park for a wedding at The Stanley. It was nice to be in a house but still be close enough to the venue. There was the perfect amount of room in the house for us. The bunk room was perfect for my family of 4. All of the kids really enjoyed the toys. We even got to see some wildlife while at the house. It was better than I expected and the binder with info about the owner and things to do around estes Park was a nice touch. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Served our purpose

  • 3 of 5

The house was fine but was very outdated and not especially clean. The wifi was down the entire weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are sorry that the renters did not have Internet. They did not make us aware of the problem. Otherwise we would have fixed it immediately. We discovered it issue after they left and fixed the Internet. We were also not informed of the other issues mentioned. We respond immediately to each renter issue.
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Richmond, VA
5

Great getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about the home is comfortable and charming. Great space with great amenities for the perfect retreat!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Location

Other Activities:

Hiking year-round, viewing the incredible sights of the Rocky Mountain National Park, bicycling around Lake Estes, the shopping experience in the Town of Estes Park, museums, wildlife viewing, Estes Park events, golfing, fishing, boating, river rafting, kayaking, horseback riding, rock climbing, aerial tram rides, amusement parks, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, sledding, tubing, and downhill skiing.

City of Estes Park registration 3098.

As you enter this glorious, open and airy 3-bedroom mountain home with extra Twin Bunks and a Queen Futon with 2 and a half baths, you immediately know that you are in the Rocky Mountains. This home has it all. The cathedral ceiling with huge vertical windows allows the views of the mountains and wildlife to permeate this home.

This spacious living room with sun galore, includes a large couch, 2 over sized fabric rocking chairs and a recliner for your relaxation after a busy day in the Rockies. A wood-burning fireplace and a Big-screen TV, WiFi, DVD and CD Player are located in this warm, inviting room.

Just off the living room is the formal dining room with a Rustic Table with 8 chairs and includes a wood-burning fireplace for warmth during your dinners.

The comfortable kitchen has tile counters, oak floors and a breakfast bar with seating. It is complete with every item that you need to create wonderful meals including a Keurig Coffee Maker with an adapter for regular coffee. Another 12-cup Coffee Maker is also included.

As you walk through the dining room and custom, stained glass door, you enter the family room/game room with a Queen Futon and game table. This room has tile floors and is completely lined with cedar walls and cedar ceilings. The large windows open to views and to the deck and hot tub beyond. A second flat screen TV is located in this family room. There is also a Pack and Play, High Chair, booster seat and child gate if needed.There are 2 card tabled with 8 chairs if needed, also.

The lovely deck has a wrought iron table and chairs, a picnic table and benches, a gas grill and a 6-person hot tub. From here you can view the lake, the Town of Estes Park and Prospect Mountain.

The Master bedroom suite is lovely with a country, mountain decor and Queen bed. A third flat screen TV is provided here.

The Master Bath is complete with tile floors, shower and a large separate tub. An outside door provides access to the deck and to the private hot tub.

The 2 Guest bedrooms are located on the second story of this home. The bedroom to the right has a Queen bed with a patchwork quilt and 2 large closets.

The second Guest bedroom has a Queen bed and Twin Bunk Beds and shelves filled with games. These include toys, stuffed animals and all kinds of books. A third TV is in this guest bedroom.

The charming guest bath with a shower/tub combination is located between these 2 bedrooms.

A Ping Pong table is located in the garage. Just unfold it to play.

Elk Ridge is just 3 minutes to Lake Estes, 5 minutes to town and 10 minutes to Rocky Mountain National Park.

If charm, views and a hot tub are what you seek in a home, then Elk Ridge is the vacation home for you.

Minimum Night Stay 3 nights

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  • Damage deposit: USD400.00
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