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Come And Enjoy This Newly Renovated Gem Nestled In The Foothills Of Co Springs!

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

Cozy cottage perfect to enjoy colder nights and daytime hiking!

Come and enjoy this delightful cozy cottage,nestled in the Colorado Springs foothills.Perfect for hiking the local trails outside your door or to sight see! Far Cry is a 1935 newly renovated 1 bedroom cottage nestled in the foothills of Colorado Springs. It is conveniently located steps from Stratton Open Space with numerous trails for hiking and biking, minutes from Seven Falls, North Cheyenne Canon, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and the famed 5 star Broadmoor Hotel. Create your own meals in a fully equipped kitchen or grill your favorite dinner on the deck overlooking the city. We supply a selection of coffee and teas for your enjoyment. Your dishes, flatware, and glasses are all provided.

Luxury bedding makes the cozy bedroom, with a queen size bed, a delightful escape.

Your bathroom will provide a tub/shower combo, heated tile floors, a washer/dryer combo and luxury amenities.

The living room is sunny and bright, with 7 large windows, mountain and city views,

A gas fireplace provides a delightful bit of evening heat. The living room opens on to a sunny deck for your morning coffee and a grill if you desire an evening meal at home.

TV and WiFi are available and if you listen carefully your may hear the quarter hour chimes and an occasional song from Will Rogers Shrine on Cheyenne Mountain.

There is the opportunity to view lots of wildlife - even an occasional bear!

We would love to have you come and enjoy this lovely cottage!

More Details

Owner
Elizabeth (Bet) Mulholland
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 February, 2017

About Elizabeth (Bet) Mulholland

I have owned this cottage for many years and grew up in this area attending local schools and hiking this area for many many years. For me it is the perfect location for a peaceful retreat or a busy vacation.

Elizabeth (Bet) Mulholland purchased this cottage in 1986

Why Elizabeth (Bet) Mulholland chose Colorado Springs

The property is located in the southwest of Colorado Springs. It is a fun, quaint and quirky neighborhood with narrow winding roads and tiny houses. The area originally housed many TB patients coming for the cure in the pure mountain air! Medicine thought it was a benefit to sleep in unheated porches and many of the little houses were home to many of these patients.

What makes this cottage unique

All who come to stay or visit this property seem to love the cozy feeling it brings and the wonderful sunny rooms. The property offers a wonderful location if you just want to relax, be busy hiking or seeing this spectacular city! Autumn is especially lovely. Clear blue skies, cool nights, shimmering aspen and colorful scrub oak make this a delightful retreat!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks for a lovely place to stay and all the hospitable touches. we enjoyed the lights from the windows and the deck.
May 2015
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

Come And Enjoy This Newly Renovated Gem Nestled In The Foothills Of Co Springs!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 49 reviews
5

Such a peaceful and charming cottage for a perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I recently stayed for 4 days in this cute and charming cottage in Colorado Springs! We loved everything about this home and how clean and inviting the atmosphere felt during our stay. Bet had everything that we could have possibly needed and more and was very accommodating during our stay. She even allowed us to check-in early on our first day since we had a wedding rehearsal to go to and we were so grateful for her being so accommodating with us about that. One of our favorite parts about the house was the private back deck that we enjoyed sitting on and sipping our coffee each morning. We even saw several deer in the yard below resting each afternoon.The house is in a great location with beautiful hiking nearby, which we loved! We enjoyed great coffee and breakfast at the local coffee shop and loved feeling at home each night after a long day of adventures around the beautiful Colorado mountains. Another great thing about this home was the nice big windows in the bedroom, that let in a great amount of sunlight, but could be pulled down if you wanted to sleep in each morning. We enjoyed opening the windows in the bedroom to allow fresh air in as we got ready each morning since this home has screens on the windows. I would highly recommended this home to anyone looking for a quiet get away with charm, cleanliness and all of the amenities that you could possibly need during a vacation. My husband and I will most definitely be back to visit this cottage very soon! Thank you again Bet for sharing your beautiful home with us! :)

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Our first time in Colorado Springs. The cottage was a great place to return each evening after seeing the wonderful sites with our Grandaughter. It has a great kitchen to make any meal you may want to serve, along with a neat little porch for grilling. Access to a great walking trail to the top of a reservoir where you could see the whole city. A great view of the Broodmoor. Thank you Bet!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet, Private, Beautiful, Clean....Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay. Could not ask for anything more. Real Hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little house!

  • 5 of 5

This house was a fantastic, cozy, little cottage around the corner from the beaten path. It was close enough that you could be in downtown Colorado Springs in about 10-20 minutes (great food in the area), but far enough that you felt like you were away from it all when at the house. It is also very close to the Broadmoor. Everything was very clean and the provided AC unit was plenty to keep things cool. It was a quiet, clean, comfy place to spend our nights. Bet was very accommodating, and we had no problems.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little cottage

  • 5 of 5

Our expectations were exceeded. We loved the many windows and overall feel of the place inside. Quiet neighborhood. We'll be back.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great hideaway near the mountains

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for two people and was a great hub for us during our visit with family this holiday. We didn't use the kitchen but did enjoy our morning coffee and watching the birds and squirrels. There are two owls that were fun to listen to at night while reading by the quaint fireplace. Hiking in north Cheyenne canyon is literally a five minute walk up the street.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Co Springs Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Golden Bee
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Patty Jewett Golf Course (Public)
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I 25
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Sacred Ground Coffee (breakfast,lunch,dinner)
Nearest Ski
110 Miles
Breckenridge
Car: necessary

Our cottage is located close to many sports activities, sightseeing is abundant with many sights within a few minutes hike or drive!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cheyenne Canyon, South Central Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
3 Jan 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£265
for 2 nights
From
£106
£716
 
 
Spring 2017
18 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£281
for 2 nights
From
£114
£760
 
 
Summer early fall 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 16 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£411
for 3 nights
From
£119
£827
 
 
Late fall 2017
17 Oct 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£281
for 2 nights
From
£114
£760
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£281
for 2 nights
From
£114
£760
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £160
cleaning fee £48 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.25%

four night minimum stay for Thankgiving, Christmas, and USAFA graduation Cleaning fee $50 Cancellation Policy: 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days prior to arrival date. Damage deposit : $200 and is almost always fully refunded in its entirety within a few days.

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 cottage in Cheyenne Canyon in South Central Colorado

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 580 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , heated floors
  • One bathroom has a shower/tub combo, heated floors, and washer/dryer for your use.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • bedroom is sunny and bright for those who love to wake up with the sun and has room darkening shades for those who don't! It has a queen size bed with a comfortable mattress and luxury amenities.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

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