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Perfect Location, Walk to Great Restaurants, Art Galleries. Video & virtual tour

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in West Colorado Springs - Platte South LLC

2 Bedroom and 1 Full Bath, Manicured and Fenced in Private backyard.

This property is not listed on Craigslist and never has been. Only book on VRBO with the Book with Confidence Guarantee.

Great Location, Central Air Conditioner System, two bedroom with one full bath,jacuzzi jetted tub, house built in 1903, comfortable furnishings, fenced backyard with pretty garden. Located in beautiful Old Colorado City near the southern edge of the Rocky Mountains, easily accessible by car as well as by air through both Colorado Springs Airport and Denver International Airport—this is where convenience and comfort unite. All bedrooms have Doctor's Choice Queen Beds and Ralph Lauren Sheets, Baby Crib available.

The Living room features comfortable couches and 3 television's through out the house.. Landscaped/fenced in backyard and manicured front yard, brand new weber gas grill. Nice brand new washing machine and dryer, owner supplies detergent and fabric softner. Refrigerator/freezer with front door ice maker and purified water system. Comfortable Front Porch, watch the wildlife, enjoy a nice quiet evening walking a short distance to great shoppes/boutiques and many restaurants/bars/ice cream/candy shoppes. Backyard very private and great views of mountains.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Christina Schell
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016
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About Christina Schell

My work career has been spent at many great properties The Broadmoor, Buena Vista Palace, PGA National Resort and Spa, The Breakers and I am still currently working in the hospitality industry. I have decided over the past few years that I want to create a 'special home' of my own and treat it as the best 5 Star/5 Diamond experience for my guests.

Christina Schell purchased this house in 2013

Why Christina Schell chose Colorado Springs

Colorado's unsurpassed natural beauty surrounds the house and provides endless possibilities for excitement and exploration. Old Colorado City is described as the gateway to the American West, the neighborhood is framed by the picturesque mountains, lush meadows and scenic canyons that have inspired visitors for centuries. Colorado Springs and the cute historic towns offer an inspiring array of outdoor activities that take advantage of the natural beauty of Colorado and caters to guests' and their individual interests.

What makes this house unique

With over 300 days of sunshine each year and virtually no humidity, Colorado Springs provides the perfect backdrop to explore the timeless beauty of the West. Historic Old Colorado City is less than 3 blocks away from the house and less than a 4 minute walk, during the summer every Saturday from 7AM-Noon we have a Farmer's Market with local produce, meats, cheese, bread and flowers. Throughout the summer every Thursday at Bancroft Park we have concerts and all summer long we have festivals and a Friday Night Art Walk.

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(40 traveller reviews)

Perfect Location, Walk to Great Restaurants, Art Galleries. Video & virtual tour
average rating of 4.95 based on 40 reviews
5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The place was great! Clean, cozy and located within 5 to 20 minutes from anywhere I wanted to be.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying it was a pleasure having you as a guest. Have a wonderful holiday season.
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St. Louis, MO
5

Great Home, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay (Oct 8-14, 2016) in this great home. We loved the quiet neighborhood and it's close proximity to the many attractions. It was just four blocks to W Colorado, a five minute walk, where there's plenty of shops and restaurants. The Garden of the Gods and Pike's Peak are just minutes' drives, plus many other adventures. King Soopers grocery is a few minutes drive and has everything you'd possible need. In the event you'd like to cook, the fully stocked kitchen has ample utilities to do so.

We're looking to return again and hopefully spending more time adventuring all the sites and trails, and of course, staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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portland or
5

Comfortable Home

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, clean and cozy house perfect for our family weekend at Colorado College. Great location and quiet neighborhood. The host was responsive and even suggested a new local dentist for our son who just moved to the area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay !

  • 5 of 5

We loved Christina's house. The kitchen is well equipped, the backyard is beautiful and it has a very nice grill to entertain. The house layout is very comfortable. The furniture are clean and beds are comfy. The house is also blocks away from Old Colorado City where you have many restaurants and shops.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice house in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

The house was very nice and felt just like home. The yard was perfect for our dog. Also, it was was very close to everything we wanted to do!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying, I tried to make the backyard as doggie friendly as possible, with the Green grass so doggies can roll around and the hose is always close by for a doggie bath if needed. Enjoy the fall and come visit again!!!! Christina
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5

We had a great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The property is well maintained inside and outside. House has everything you need for a wonderful vacation!

The location is walking distance into downtown too! Everything was ready for us upon our arrival. Great owner!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your awesome and just like me, I love to walk everywhere and your right downtown is not far at all, just a couple miles all on sidewalks or even the midland trail. Come visit again, anytime. Christina
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Location

Garden of The Gods
"You will discover many trails for hiking and cycling. Great places to take photo's and obser..."
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Seven Falls
Old Colorado City Historic District
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
US Olympic Complex
Broadmoor Golf Club
The Golden Bee
Colorado Springs Fine Art Center
Amanda's Fonda
Garden of The Gods
"You will discover many trails for hiking and cycling. Great places to take photo's and obser..."
The Famous Steak House
Colorado College
Blue Star
Jose Muldoon's
Saigon Cafe
Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Colorado Springs Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Meadow Muffins, Thunder and Buttons, 2SOUTH
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Patty Jewett
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Cog Railway to top of pikes peak
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-25
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Jorge's Mexican, Jake & Tellys Greek, Pubs
Nearest Ski
150 Miles
Breackenridge
Car: not necessary

Great location for walking to shops, pubs, art galleries, parks, playgrounds. Very easy on/off access to I-25, Garden of the Gods, pikes peak and downtown colorado springs.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in West Colorado Springs, South Central Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall and Holidays
4 Oct 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
£301
for 2 nights
From
£121
 
 
Winter & Spring Fun 2017
4 Jan 2017 - 1 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£266
for 2 nights
From
£103
 
 
Summer Adventures 2017
2 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£346
for 2 nights
From
£143
 
 
Fall & Holidays
2 Oct 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£301
for 2 nights
From
£121
 
 
Winter & Spring Fun 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 8 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£266
for 2 nights
From
£103
 
 
Summer Memories 2018
9 May 2018 - 3 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£346
for 2 nights
From
£143
 
 
Fall & Holidays
4 Oct 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
£301
for 2 nights
From
£121
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£346
for 2 nights
From
£143
£1,063
£4,074
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £158
Pet Fee £39
Cleaning Fee £59
Tax Rate 10.25%

Thanksgiving 5 night minimum at summer rate.
Christmas and New Years Eve 5 night minimum at summer rate.
USAFA Graduation 2017 - TBD (7) night minimum stay at summer rate
Check-in is 4:00PM Mountain Time
Check-out 11:00AM Mountain Time
Whatever you smoke &/or Vape, do so 15 feet from the main front door/any Windows and the back door.
A $250.00 deep cleaning fee If house smells of any kind tabacco. Insurance will not cover deep cleaning.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in West Colorado Springs in South Central Colorado

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 930 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi , Nice Relaxing Jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen Bed with Doctors Choice Mattress, Prism TV, Wireless, Dresser, Closet
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • water tubing

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