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Central Boulder Holiday Lodge, Big Yard, 2 Suites, 3 baths; sleeps 8/10, Pets OK

Bedrooms Studio
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

3800 sq. ft. full kitchen/dining/living room; Fireplace, wifi/tv/parking/pets

40 Minutes to Eldora Ski Area; Spacious light home on 2 acres in core Boulder area; walk to Mall.

Lovely suite upstairs with desk and sitting area, gas fireplace, kitchenette plus full bath, 2 sinks. Private entrance if desired, Balcony with mountain views and floor to ceiling windows all round.

Downstairs suite with king bed, full living room, Jacuzzi bath & Glass shower, private entrance adjacent patio, light and bright with sitting bedroom adjacent, double bed.

Main area features large windows all round, patio, fireplace and large screen tv in ultra lounge living room, dining room seats 12, full kitchen with all utensils and amenities, another bath with granite and glass shower. Elevator to upstairs suite if needed.

Surrounded by 60 year old pine & old Boulder mansions ~~ environment within walking distance of shops, restaurants and the Boulder Downtown Mall. WiFi, ample parking.

Ample parking, good walking area.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
3 January, 2017

About Petra

Don Stonebraker and his wife Dorothy built this solar home in 1960, planting many trees which are now fully mature. They were the first company to develop solar in Boulder, and use it today to heat the outdoor swimming pool. Don is a former engineer, military pilot and author, who is continually striving to create new goals and activities for himself -- while simultaneously managing properties in Sedona, Arizona and Boulder. His beloved wife of 72 years passed away Jan. 2015.

Petra purchased this studio in 1960

Why Petra chose Boulder

Comfortable, beautiful and elegant while retaining a great deal of homey comfort, quiet, and privacy. Perfect for special occasions.

What makes this studio unique

Spacious open environment, privacy and quiet ~~ one guest referred to the space as 'zen - like'. Every Boulder amenity in very close proximity, walking trails, parks, hiking and golf.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Central Boulder Holiday Lodge, Big Yard, 2 Suites, 3 baths; sleeps 8/10, Pets OK
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Wonderful Visit

  • 5 of 5

My sister and two girlfriends and I rented this house for a few days for a trip to visit my daughters in February. The house is lovely and very spacious. We had my daughters and boyfriends over for dinner and there is plenty of room to lounge and visit. Petra stopped by with fresh flowers as a welcoming gift. We didn't use the pool because I didn't realize (or maybe didn't pay attention to the fact) that it is heated. There was snow on the ground when we visited. I'm not sure we would have used it anyway. I will definitely rent the house again when I need the space. The washing machine was broken when we were there so that may be a consideration for some people. The only other possible negative is that a couple of the "bedrooms" don't have doors on them. Ours was basically a girl's trip so it was fine but it may be a problem for couples traveling together.

The location is perfect! Everything is close and the house is on a dead end street with plenty of parking.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful, relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautiful, the pictures can't do it justice. We had a large group and there was plenty of space for us to spread out and be together. The living room and dining room were perfect gathering places, and the kitchen had everything we needed. The owner must be a fan of art because there were some wonderful and very unique pieces throughout the home. It was a perfect distance to downtown and was situated in a wonderful neighborhood that was perfect for taking walks. Overall, we really enjoyed our time there and would definitely go back if we are in the Boulder area again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place, Great VRBO experience

  • 5 of 5

As a frequent VRBO and Air B&B user I cannot say anything bad about this experience. The response was great from our contact Petra and the home was perfect for what we needed! This was a last minute trip for us and the quick communication and information was incredible. I would love to stay again and hopefully will soon. As far as the property itself, it was all that was described and more. The home is HUGE and is in a great location. Delivery of food was no problem, cab ride home from Pearl street was no problem and as a father of 3 boys, room was no problem. Loved it and cant wait to stay again. Thanks Petra!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Orlando, FL

Very charming home with lots of amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 3 nights and really enjoyed the visit! Our favorite part was being able to use both fireplaces (as Floridians, we don't often get to enjoy fireplace back home so it was great to have the fully stocked wood pile to enjoy a glass of wine after a day on the slopes).

Also Petra was such a pleasure to work with as she was very responsive and accommodating (we had a late flight on our departure day and she was kind enough to let us stay past the checkout time). Thank you Petra!!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place to stay--great value!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here right before Christmas and had a great time! Very accommodating and friendly. HUGE property, and we had deer in the backyard every morning of our stay. We were just 2 people, so most of the rooms were not used by us, but the living areas, master bedroom, and kitchen were fantastic. The heated pool was a nice bonus. Very quiet neighborhood and close to stores, etc. Great value, as you get so much more here than a hotel. Will stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Francisco, CA

Relaxing, Zen Home ... can't wait to come back!

  • 5 of 5

Had an amazing three night stay at this beautiful zen home! The pictures do not do it justice. You can't help but feel a sense of relaxation walking into the home. Petra was super communicative from booking to departure and made sure we had everything we could possibly need! Our malamute loved the quarter acre backyard to run around and explore! We didn't use the heated pool but definitely took advantage of the whirlpool tub - when you stay you must take advantage. Quiet neighborhood and super close to all Boulder has to offer! Looking forward to booking our next stay!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Boulderado Hotel
Nearest Golf
3.2 Miles
Flatirons Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Highway 36
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Myriad, every kind 1 to 5 miles
Nearest Ski
21 Miles
Car: recommended

Restaurants, music, theatre, bars ~~ arcades

every kind of entertainment, food, restaurants close by;

quiet neighborhood, easy walking.

Massage & sports therapy, all varieties of yoga

and recreation centers within walking.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £24
$100 cleaning fee £81
Refundable Damage Deposit £81
$35 each person above 8 £28

Rates are for two persons; add $30 per night per person; $30 per night for pets [upon approval
and disclosure of type/breed], $100 refundable damage deposit

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
Available arrival


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Central Boulder in Front Range Colorado

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • lodge
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Spacious bathroom with 2 sinks, bathtub and shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • Large sunny room with light, comfort space. Queen bed, double & single if desired; child's bed possible
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

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