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The Best Location!!! - Ski-in Ski-Out Cedars Townhouse

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Since we began visiting Breckenridge, we have always wanted a true ski-in/ski-out home with a high level of privacy and amenities. Our purchase 12 years ago of this Cedars townhouse realized these goals. This unit is a more spacious end unit (a big plus) and has been renovated both inside and out. Inside we have new hardwood flooring, lots of new furniture, new TVs, and a new kitchen with granite countertops. Also in the spring of 2014 we completely renovated all 3 bathrooms. In the summer of 2016, Cedars implemented a new wifi and cable tv system which gave us super fast internet access and improved tv service. Repeat guests will continue to notice numerous upgrades and a high level of attention paid to our townhouse as we are regular users of it as well.

The living room is warm and cozy but large enough for a large family to relax in and enjoy the gas fireplace and the brand new 42' surround-sound HD TV and sound system. All of the bedrooms are upstairs and are far removed from the active living areas downstairs. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed, the second bedroom has a queen, and the 3rd bedroom has bunk beds (futon/full-size on bottom, single on top) and a twin. All bedrooms have TVs. The living room also has a comfortable fold-out couch that can sleep two. The master bedroom has views from the room or outside deck that are spectacular. There is a two-car garage that also serves as a place to keep your skis or bicycles.

Perhaps the best feature of this townhouse is the fact that in less than a minute after walking out the door you are putting your skis on and skiing down (about 50 yards) to the Quicksilver chairlift. (Cedars Townhomes are on the trail next to the Quicksilver lift.) This proximity truly makes skiing hassle-free and allows you to easily ski home for a relaxing lunch and avoid the high-priced and hectic mountain restaurants. The Quicksilver lift is also a base area with several restaurants, a lift ticket office and the ski school.

If mountain views are important to you then you should know that our townhouse, because of its location on the mountain has the best views of any Cedars unit. If spending time in town is something that you like to do, our home is a short (maybe four to five minute) walk to Main Street and the Village base area. Also, all Cedars guests have access to the Upper Village pool and hot tubs located just down the street. This facility has just been completely rebuilt and is amazing. A link to the Upper Village web site is below. (Let Mike the owner know if you're interested in using the Upper Village pool as a special key card is needed to get in.) And don't forget that your lift ticket is good at Keystone (check out their night skiing), Vail, Beaver Creek, and Arapahoe Basin. For those of you who are not familiar with the Cedars Townhomes, they are regarded as having the best overall location on the mountain because they are both ski-in/ski-out and close to town. Cedars units are now appraised at anywhere between $700,000 and $1,300,000 depending on size and location.

With all of the activities available in warmer weather, our townhouse is a great place to vacation in the summer. It seems that most of the locals say that 'they came to Breckenridge to ski but stayed because of the summers.'

Unlike other listings, you would be renting directly from the owners - not a property management company. This more than likely means lower rental rates!

Mike and Beth (the owners) recommend that the renters initially email or call them to get the process started. Pricing and other questions can be addressed here.

BTW, for you beach-oriented folks, check out our beach-front, Hilton Head listing at vrbo 781851.

Keywords: Townhouse, condo

More Details

Owner
Mike Soby
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 November, 2017

About Mike Soby

We are a family of skiers/snowboarders that lives on Hilton Head Island, SC. We get to use our townhouse 8 weeks in the winter and spring and even longer in the summer. Its hard to say which season we like better. Mike is now retired and Beth has a dog and house-sitting service. Our kids (Elizabeth and Michael) are out of college now and live and work in the Denver area. We have owned this townhouse since early 2005 and it has proven to be the best purchase we have ever made!

Mike Soby purchased this townhome in 2005

Why Mike Soby chose Breckenridge

Breck is the best and the Cedars Townhomes are in the best location in Breckenridge!

What makes this townhome unique

Its size, location, and comfort. Its almost like we have our own chairlift!!

Location

Nearest Airport
95 Miles
Denver, CO
Car: not necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Breckenridge in Summit County

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Cable TVs(4), Surround Sound Stereo, 2 Car Garage, 3 Decks, No Pets

Reviews

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The Best Location!!! - Ski-in Ski-Out Cedars Townhouse
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 17 reviews
Louisiana
5

Excellent location and beautiful place!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time we stayed at the Cedars, it was very roomy and the kitchen was nicely equipped. The bathrooms were redone beautifully. This was our 9th year in breck and this location was by far the best. Lifts were a short walk and dining was a few blocks away. Would definitely stay in this unit again. The owners were wonderful in accommodating our arrival and departure times. Just a pleasant vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2015
  • Date of Stay: February 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vestavia Hills, Alabama
5

Close to EVERYTHING

  • 5 of 5

Our Family loved staying here. We had three different level of skiers and this unit is close to two lifts, one for greens and one to blue runs. We skied back to lunch almost everyday it was so close. The kitchen is well equipped and when I was cooking, I always found what I needed. Most likely, because the owner's spend a lot of time here. This unit has been updated and we had everything we needed all week. We loved keeping our ski equipment in the garage, so we did not have to hike a long distance to ski lockers. Another wonderful thing is that they have a code to the garage door, so we did not need 6 sets of keys. The owner, Mike, was the most responsive person I have ever rented from. During the week, we did not have any issues at all, but my son lost his wallet on the mountain and I left my ski wallet in the unit the last day. When I called Mike, he immediately, called his cleaning crew, by the time I landed in Atlanta, they found it and are sending it back to me.

Also, a few days ago, a Breckenridge ski instructor found my son's wallet and they are mailing it back to us. I truly thought, I would never see either of the wallets again.

Our family has only had about five ski trips but we will be back to Breckenridge and #42 Cedars. We loved how close we were to two lifts and a easy walk to Main Street shops and restaurants. We all love how many runs Breckenridge has to offer for the green runs to the difficult ones. We loved the little mountain town, with all the unique shops and all the wonderful restaurants. The Food was amazing, but either make reservations before you come or eat early.

Their den was big enough for us all to watch movies all together but each bedroom had a TV, so if you needed some alone time, you could just stay in your bedroom and watch it. Also, their internet was fast which is really important to my family.

Happy Skiing!

The Drake's

  • Review Submitted: 22-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Townhouse

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying at Cedars and you cannot beat the location. It is true ski in ski out. We had a great experience. The condo was very well maintained, clean, and fully stocked with all necessities. I recommend it for anyone looking for a comfortable stay at Breck!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO
3

Good deal, though lacking the final "over the top" touches.

  • 3 of 5

Mike and Beth were easy to contact and to deal with. The condo was right at the corner of the complex next the road and across from the Doubletree Hotel. Unfortunately that meant a lot of traffic noise, including the shuttle buses and trucks that run up and down the hill; earplugs helped with sleep. We rented another unit in the complex last year, and it had more updated kitchen and an extra shower in the spare bathroom; which this one lacked. This one was cozy and spacious enough, with easy access to the lifts. Another improvement that would be great, are softer mattresses. The one in the master bed was acceptable. But the ones in the second and third bedrooms are quite hard, which made it difficult for some of us to get a good nights sleep. We also appreciated the maintenance / groundskeeper (?) who shoveled the snow off the lower balconies so we could enjoy the outdoor space during our stay. We had an issue with the CO detector going off, but a quick call to the owners solved that problem.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In the 12 years that we have owned our townhouse no one has ever complained about road noise and we don't think that is an issue at all. Our kitchen was remodeled about 12 years ago, is in excellent condition and is extremely well equipped (see other reviews). We have also added numerous cosmetic changes recently. Also our mattresses are not very old (about 4 years old) and again no one has ever complained about them. The CO detectors actually plug into the wall and have battery backups which periodically need changing. We leave numerous batteries there just in case a remote or a detector needs them. We spend about 5 months a year there and we strive to have one of the nicest units at Cedars and our past reviews and repeat guests seem to reflect that.
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The location is perfect, a great place to stay. We had a lot of room.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed our place! I heard that the snow was great also.
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5

Really enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location and great accommodations for skiing Breck. Floorplan, amenities and sleeping arrangements worked well for our party of 8. Walk to the lift is 5 minutes and walk to Main street is 10. Was nice to have our vehicles in the garage since we got 17 plus inches of snow while there.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the comments. I do think that the walk to to trail is about 1 minute. Maybe the huge snowfall slowed you down.
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Damage Deposit £225.15

TAXES AND FEES ARE INCLUDED IN THE ABOVE RATES. The is a refundable security deposit of $300.

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