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#1Rated Property In Breck! Mountain Views & Walk2town

23 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Breckenridge - Mountain Thunder Lodge

Enjoy Luxury Accommodations In An Elegant Mountain Style Setting

Mountain Thunder Lodge is the #1 Rated Place to Stay in Breckenridge and we are thrilled to share our 'mountain hideaway' with you!


Directly on the Skyway Skiway ski run. Across the street from the BRECK CONNECT Gondola.


The Building:

Welcome to the Multiple Award Winning Mountain Thunder Lodge! A Flagship Property in Breckenridge!

Just two blocks to scenic Main Street, easily accessible by foot, unlimited shopping, restaurants, galleries, museums, ski/board/bike rentals, and many other unique shops.

This beautifully appointed and updated 1 bedroom is conveniently located in the main building of Mountain Thunder Lodge. This means skiing into the property is a breeze and does not require any additional walking to another building further out. Located DIRECTLY on the ski run just before the gondola! There are hot tubs, a fitness room, free laundry facilities, out door grill and ski lockers on the ground floor. A beautiful pool, additional hot tubs, a children's play area (summer) a second fitness room are all located in the building next door.

The Lodge provides a complimentary shuttle anywhere in town whether is to just across the street to the gondola in the morning and they can also pick you up or take you anywhere in town.

As our guest at the lodge, you also have access to the amenities at their sister property, One Ski Hill Place at the base of Peak 8. Kids will LOVE the indoor bowling alley! You also have access also to the aquatics center, billiards room and media center and other great features.

Why Stay With Us?

We LOVE Breckenridge and have spent many summers and winters enjoying all the wonderful activities it has to offer. We've been opening our 'mountain hideaways' to guests for several years. Unlike hotels and management companies who often employ seasonal workers that are not as familiar with the town, with us you will receive a virtual packet with suggestions for activities, money saving discounts, restaurants and more....all from experienced owners. Our 11 and 6 year olds have been skiing since they were in diapers so as mom, I'm happy give you plenty of child friendly advice!

Additionally, keep in mind there can be a disparity among different units in terms of quality, upkeep and views. When renting from hotels and management companies you will never know what quality of unit you are receiving even if you put in a special request. You can relax knowing that you will be staying in an upscale condo with beautiful views and a great location in town.

I also have booking access to a 2 bedroom (sleeps 6) in Mountain Thunder Lodge directly across the hall that overlooks the ski run. HomeAway# 4117705. This is a great option for groups traveling together that may need a larger unit and can be booked in conjunction with one another. Let me know if you would like additional information.

We have partnered with a local management company in case of emergencies and they are available 24/7.

Providing you with a great experience and trip is my passion and am always available to answer any questions!

The Condo:

Our condo is 625 sq feet. It faces mainly south and received plenty of sunshine through out the day. Large windows and a generous balcony bring the outdoors to you. Views are of Mt Baldy, Peak 10, alpine trees and the main entrance

Sleeps 4

Free High Speed WiFi access


Lovely tile entrance with a sit down bench.


Full equipped kitchen, modern appliances, French coffee press and dishwasher.

Living room:

Enjoy the ambience of a cozy gas fire with the flick of a switch. Gorgeous moss adorned natural stone fire place with a 44' flatscreen HDTV TV and DVD above it.

Queen sleeper sofa - actually very comfortable! There is a dining table for 4.


KING bed with brand new bedding

30' flatscreen HDTV .

Small desk and plenty of storage area


Shower and Bath combo

All updated features.


Relax after a busy day on the large balcony overlooking the mountains. There are 2 outdoor chairs and a small table.

We have partnered with SilverCar Car rental (only rent Audi A4's), Summit Express Shuttle and the local grocery store to receive discounts and will receive information in the Booking Packet that is emailed.

Walk through video: http://www.youtube.com/embed/QOv5Nmfe27k?rel=0

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Tanya Kogan
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Russian, Turkish
Calendar last updated:
23 October, 2016
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About Tanya Kogan

Your owners are Jim, Tanya and our 2 sons, 11 and 6. We've lived abroad in both New Zealand and Latvia and love to travel. Some of the best memories we've had are through these experiences which is why we love to come to Breckenridge. We love the outdoors as does our 11 year old who is probably the only one in his class that knows that the best gondolas and chairlifts are made in Switzerland! We are happy to share our knowledge of the town and answer any questions you may have to make your stay with us the best it can be.

Why Tanya Kogan chose Breckenridge Area

There's a saying in Texas, 'I wasn't born here but I got here as fast as I could.' Well, we feel the same way about Colorado. We would find ourselves coming back to Colorado year after year and Breckenridge always seemed to top our list. It has a little bit of everything one looks for in a mountain destination. Historical charm, great mountains and views, amazing restaurants and shopping, tons of activities for not only adults but kids too. Not to mention easier accessibility from both Denver and Colorado Springs, with less major passes to overcome than with Vail. It was the logical choice for us to choose a place where we could create family memories during the four beautiful seasons Breckenridge has to offer and we are delighted to be able to share our mountain hideaway with you too.

What makes this condo unique

Welcome to the Multiple Award Winning Mountain Thunder Lodge!

Just two blocks to scenic Main Street, easily accessed by foot, unlimited shopping, restaurants, galleries, museums, ski/board/bike rentals, and many other unique shops.


based on 23 holidaymaker reviews

#1Rated Property In Breck! Mountain Views & Walk2town
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 23 reviews

wonderful apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment provides everything you need and more for your stay in Breckenridge. It is well taken care of and everybody at the property is very nice and accommodating. We travelled with a baby and loved that fact that we had a nice big living area where the little want to cruise around. The kitchen was fully equipped and the bathroom nice and new. The common area was nicely set and there is a whirlpool and a grill area. The only thing that needs improving is the community gas grill. It is not working properly and either needs to be fixed or replaced. All in all it is a great place that we plan to come back to!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, Texas

Great Condos

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience with both of the condos where we stayed in Breckenridge. The condo at Mountain Thunder Lodge was not available for the full 11 days we were to be there, so the owners offered another place up the mountain at One Ski Hill for the last few days at the same price as MTL. They could not have been more accommodating and easy to work with. Both of the condos were in great condition....comfy beds, nice shower, everything you would need to cook in. We will definitely contact them again for our next trip to Breckenridge!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not an ideal Summer season rental

  • 4 of 5

I was inclined to give this property a three-star rating, however, I'd like to think staying in this unit would be much different during the winter/ski season. We have stayed in Summit county lodging properties for 20+ years, so have seen and experienced many different properties ranging from hotel rooms to condos to entire houses. While this condo was well furnished with the exception of the kitchen, its location within the main building made it a miserable stay during the summer. The windows on the rear overlook the main circular entrance of Mountain Thunder Lodge which means there are cars and people coming, going, talking loudly at all hours. Because we were renting during July and, like most lodging in Summit county, the unit doesn't have AC and therefore you must open your windows at night. The windows were casement (side-opening) with pull up blinds; in order to get any air flow you had to raise the blind which allowed in a great deal of light due to the street lamps surrounding the Lodge entrance.

The kitchen was lacking in our experienced opinion. In one of the drawers was an inventory list dated Aug 2003, but it was clear that a review of missing items had not been done in some time. For example, out of the (6) iced tea glasses, there was only one; another type of glass had 4 of 6. There were only (2) smaller spoons in the flatware drawer so had to use the large-size spoons. Additionally, there were no flat baking sheets such as a cookie sheet, pizza pan, not even the broiler pan which was indicated on the inventory sheet. There were no basic kitchen necessities such as salt and pepper shakers. The coffee maker has to be the least expensive you can purchase as it had no ability to set a timer to brew coffee, nor an auto-shutoff which actually could be a danger were it to be left on accidentally.

I realize this review sounds harsh, but because we depend heavily on the reviews of prior renters we would want to be honestly informed. As stated, if the owners were to stock the kitchen more thoroughly and you were renting during a season where you could keep windows and blinds closed, this is a very nice rental unit and I could make a recommendation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I appreciate you taking the time to voice your concerns regarding your recent stay. Please let me address them. Kitchen: Our management company does do periodic inventory checks to take into account the random items that either get broken or misplaced. When this unit is rented in conjunction with another one across the hall people also tend to “share” items for group dinners etc. and they inadvertently get left behind or placed in another unit. I am sorry there were some items missing that should have been there. The management company informed me that they were all updated the same day they were told of what was missing. The coffee maker is a basic brand typical of most in the units. We have had a maker in our other unit and guests would find it confusing as every brand is different in its programming. The unit also has a French coffee press which is what my husband tends to use. Windows: As you mentioned, most complexes do not have AC as the temperatures drop down at night (although our condo at One Ski Hill Place does). I am sorry the windows did not work for you. They are an advanced, highly efficient European design that one commonly sees throughout the Alps. Activity: Breckenridge is very popular in the summer and July is definitely the busiest month of the warm season. Typically the resort tends to be quieter than other complexes as it is smaller, more intimate and family friendly, so it was a shame it was noisier than it typically would be. I hope overall you enjoyed your time up in Breckenridge. Happy Travels, Tanya
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Houston, TX

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Once again we enjoyed our stay. Nice comfortable place with nice view of mountains. Convenient to town and the slopes. Owner is very responsive and we look forward to another visit.

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything as advertised

  • 5 of 5

This condo is excellent. It is bigger than it appears in the pictures, and lived up to what was advertised. From the underground parking to the ski lockers and proximity to the slopes, we will definitely stay here again. The owner shared great information prior to our trip making our stay easy to plan (car rental (Silvercar is the best!), restaurants, lift tickets, etc.). The location is great as you can ski home at the end of a long day, and either walk to the gondola, or take the free shuttle to one of the other base ski lifts. The unit was clean and did not feel run down. I would certainly recommend this property to friends and family staying at Breck!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Houston, TX

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our return visit to this condo at Mountain Thunder Lodge. Very nice place, comfortable and everything we expected. Nice view from the deck and all the furnishings are very nice and up to date. The only issue (nothing to do with this particular unit) was there was a large loud CU fraternity up for the weekend at Mountain Thunder. A little surprised that one of the nicest Lodges in Breck would accommodate a group of this nature. Otherwise I highly recommend this and the owner was super responsive when leasing and having questions.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was great to have you booked the two weekends in a row. I appreciate the feedback and yes, that is quite unusual as the lodge is much more family oriented not in the college students budget. Hope you had a good trip back and it was a pleasure to work with you.
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Nearest Golf
10 Minutes
Breckenridge Greg Norman Designed Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
15 Minutes
Car: recommended


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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Breckenridge in Summit County Colorado

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Lift
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Large bathroom with shower/bath combo
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Generous sized bedroom with king bed Queen Sleeper Sofa in Living Room
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

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