This 1800 sq ft rustic cabin sits on one of the most coveted properties in West Vail. It is nestled right on the Gore Creek and just minutes away from all major ski lifts. It has been recently restored and will make you feel like you have rented a mountain home. Built in 1912, many consider this cabin a landmark. The original owners, Hank and Lena Elliott, were the one of the original settlers in Vail. Their granddaughter, who still lives in the valley, authored a book detailing parts of their journey with original pictures of the cabin. See the website link for more information.
The owners have installed modern amenities while still preserving it's historical mountain charm. With 4 bedrooms, this cabin offers privacy for all guests. No need to worry about guests sleeping on pull out sofas, etc. Everyone has a bed. There is a Queen Bedroom located on the lower level of the cabin which has a full bathroom. The other 3 bedrooms are on the upper level. The Master Bedroom, with King bed, has its own Master bathroom. The other 2 rooms, one with a bunk and one with a full bed, share a bathroom located in the hallway. It has a working fireplace which creates a very cozy environment. If the steam showers in the 2 bathrooms are not enough, there is a hot tub outside. After you relax, have a seat on the down couch (please make note of this if you are allergic to down). Once you sit down, you will not want to get up. THERE ARE ELECTRONIC CODE LOCKS ON THE DOORS. NO NEED TO WORRY ABOUT LOSING A KEY/KEYCARD! This is an added bonus!!! The cabin has WIFI and Direct TV. It has natural gas heat. The amenities the cabin offers: gas stove, dishwasher, garbage disposal, coffee pot, cookware, silverware, table seats 7, fireplace, Direct TV, WIFI, steam showers, 3 full bathrooms, 4 bedrooms, hairdryers, towels, linens, steamer (for your clothes), electronic code locks on doors, hot tub, board games, puzzles, and beautiful views of the Gore Creek.
This is an exquisite property in a highly sought after location. It sits very close to the Marriott Streamside for a location reference. The closest bus stop is the "Underpass" stop. It is approx. 5-7 minute walk from the front door in the summer. Everything you need access to is less than a 5 minute drive ... grocery store, liquor store, restaurants, cafes, convenient stores and parks. You are closest to the Lionshead ski area which offers the gondola to the top of the mountain.
All reservations will be required to sign a rental agreement.
If you like to book last minute, please inquire about special last minute deals. We must have space on the calendar and be within 7 days of the time of arrival.