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Wonderful mountain retreat!

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,900 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Mountain Home Located Close To World Class Winter & Summer Vacation Activities

Welcome to our beautiful, newly furnished, five bedroom 2,900 sq. ft. mountain retreat. It comes complete with new beds, mattresses and linens, new kitchenware and wood furniture for your enjoyment. Located 8 minutes (4.5 miles) south of Breckenridge on Hwy 9 in Blue River, there is easy access with plowed roads and a level driveway which accommodates several cars. For easy transport to Breckenridge, the free shuttle stops seconds from our front door. In the event you need assistance, there is local management available just minutes away.

This two story home has wondrous views of the mountain peaks within seconds from the Arapahoe National Forest, perfect for hiking, biking and stargazing in the summer and snow shoeing in the winter. Warm up with a cozy newfloorto ceiling fireplace and enjoy the snow from the deck. Or, use the deck to grill up that special meal apres ski or a water adventure.

This home easily sleeps 12. There is a first floor master suite with king bed, TV and ensuite with oversized master bath including large jetted soaking tub and separate shower and double sinks. Two additional first floor bedrooms include one with queen bed and one hosting full size bunk beds. Both share a bath with shower and tub and sink vanity.

On the main floor is a dining area, newly remodelled kitchen and living area with 50” HD TV, floor to ceiling gas fireplace and closet to keep your coats, boots and skis toasty warm. Surrounding the dining /living room are large, inviting windows to take in the majestic views. For that gourmet meal, the kitchen is fully equipped to make life easy. For your convenience, there is a security system capable of summoning police, fire and ambulance with just the push of a button. WIFI is available throughout the house. A washer/dryer will make your stay feel just like home!

The second floor has two oversized bedrooms with large windows to experience the breathtaking peaks. The master has a king bed and adjoining double sink vanity and shower. The second has a queen bed and adjoining bath with tub and shower combination. Plenty of storage and closet space. There is also a bonus area for games, reading and lounging. During your stay, enjoy the many books and DVDs from our collection.

Enjoy your vacation experience with everything Breckenridge has to offer including restaurants, shopping, skiing, snowboarding, dog sledding as well as summer time hiking, biking and water sports. We welcome you and are sure you will enjoy your stay.

Doug and Gerri Rudig

More Details

Doug and Gerri Rudig
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

About Doug and Gerri Rudig

As Colorado residents, we love the mountains where we worked and raised our children when they were young. Returning later in life to enjoy the blue sky, we dreamed of sharing a home where there was ample room to explore the trails and still be close to Denver.

Doug and Gerri Rudig purchased this house in 2015


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Blue River in Summit County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Mian floor
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Double sinks. Electric Heat
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs Electrib heat
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Bunk Bed , Full size bunk beds. Can accomodate four adults
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs with adjoining bath and shower
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs with adjoining bath with tub and shower
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Wih TV Adjoining oversized bath with jetted soaking tub
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Bedroom 7 is two queen blowup beds
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Wonderful mountain retreat!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 30 reviews

Absolutely wonderful! Can't wait to return!

  • 5 of 5

A great large home that is easily accessible. There were nine of us staying for a week and we had plenty of room to spare.

Even saw a moose down the road 😁? Some of our group went fishing, some went golfing and some went touring in the high mountains. We even had a picnic buy a beautiful mountain lake. There was also wonderful shopping in downtown Breckenridge !

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your feedback. We appreciate our guests thoughts and always strive to improve or enhance the experience. Thank you also for the beautiful additions to the kitchen! They will see much use. Doug and Gerri Rudig
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San Diego, CA

Beautiful mountain getaway

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 10 loved our time at this wonderful Blue River home. The house was very clean and well kept. The kitchen is perfect if you like to cook meals like we do. There are plenty of pots, pans, spices, cooking gadgets etc. The house is a quick drive to downtown Brek and right off the main road so it's very easy to get back and forth. The house is very spacious, so even with 10 of us we were not crowded. Perfect for families with kids as well. The only think I would change is 2 of the bedrooms had such uncomfortable beds that we had to use the air mattress and the couch downstairs instead.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you all enjoyed our Blue River home near Breckenridge. We strive to accommodate all our guests with new mattresses both firm and medium. We will inspect the bedrooms for firmness and adjust accordingly. Thank you for your observations. This is the first time this has ever been mentioned.
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Shawnee, Kansas

Amazing house

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing! It was very clean and well appointed. Plenty of room for everyone. The kitchen had everything you need to cook with. Spices, oils, flour, sugar, coffee etc. The refrigerated even had a ton of condiments which we rarely see in the houses we have rented before. The views were spectacular and it was so quiet and peaceful. A short 5 minute drive into Breckinridge. The owners were very easy to communicate with and checked in to make sure everything was ok.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Mtn Stay for 2 Families

  • 4 of 5

The layout of this home could not have been more perfect for 2 families. 2 master bedrooms. Tons of sleeping space in the extra bedrooms. Very clean. We had a family of 6 and a family of 5 and nobody felt crowded. Had tons of privacy. The kitchen was a dream vacay kitchen for meal prep/cooking. If it was daylight outside, kids were sledding out front. Very safe outdoor area. No traffic. Easy drive to the slopes. Owners were very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wow!! Excellent!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a perfect time! Everything was gorgeous and nicely prepared for our arrival. I would come back in a heart beat!!! Would recommend to everyone

  • Review Submitted: 14-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here! The house was spacious and the owners take really great care of it. You cannot beat the mountain views! I would recommend renting a car if you plan to stay here as it is about a 5-mile drive into Breckenridge. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much! You were great guests. We strive to provide a quality experience each and every time we host.
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
3.5 Miles
Car: recommended

Close to several ski areas including Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Copper Mountain, Vail


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £207.85
Refundable Damage Deposit £226.74

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Pay by check to address of owner. (to be provided)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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