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Newly Remodeled! Beautiful Mountain View, Convenient Location, Near USAFA.

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

4 bdrms, high-quality mattresses, 3 bthrms, sleeps 10, 65" HD TV, VERY CLEAN!

NEWLY REMODELED HOME located 7 minutes from the south gate of USAFA. Convenient to attractions, shops, and restaurants. Beautiful mountain view. Safe, quiet neighborhood. Comfortably furnished, attractively decorated. Ready for your arrival!

Dublin Park is just 2 blocks away, with a playground, basketball court, baseball diamond, sand volley ball pit, open space and a paved walking path. Quick access to Academy Blvd and Dublin Blvd take you to anyplace in the city in record time. Quick connect to I-25 to head North to Denver. Many restaurants, shops, supermarkets and attractions are within a very short drive.

OPEN CONCEPT KITCHEN/DINING/LIVING ROOM with brand new appliances (2016), gorgeous granite counter tops, large island, custom knotty alder cabinets, and hickory hardwood floors.

FAMILY ROOM

•Garden-level, no window-well views

•65" HD SMART TV with swing-out mount so it can be viewed from any part of the room, purchased 2016. (Was that sixty-five inches? Yes, we did that for you ;-)

•DirecTV, Netflix, and Wifi, PS3

•Gas fireplace installed in 2016, works like a dream to keep you warm and cozy. Remote control for the fireplace gives you the exact temperature and ambiance you desire at the touch of a button.

•UPDATE in spring 2018: Brand new custom-designed Sofa Mart QUEEN SLEEPER sofa and chair-and-a-half TWIN SLEEPER chair, both with upgraded memory foam mattresses.

•UPDATE in spring 2018: A very nice quality FOOSBALL TABLE has been added!

•Yamaha Clavinova CVP 105 DIGITAL PIANO for your musical enjoyment

•Table for playing games or to use as work space

•Boxed games and toys

•Full-size air mattress bed available on request, can be set up on family room floor

•We provide a lightweight, hinged 4-panel room divider that can be placed in the doorway of this room at night if desired, to provide privacy for those sleeping in this room

LARGE MASTER BEDROOM, upper floor: California King bed with Temperpedic Temper-Cloud Elite mattress. En-suite 3/4 bathroom with shower. New sliding glass doors just installed OCT 2017 exit to your private balcony for 2 - enjoy your morning cup of coffee here!

BEDROOM #2: Next to the Master bedroom. Can be either a KING or 2 TWINS. This room has a twin daybed with pop-up trundle. We can either place the pop-up trundle against the daybed which makes it into a king-size bed (we put a 3" gel memory foam mattress on top of the two twins, very comfortable), or we can separate the trundle bed from the daybed, making 2 standard independent twin beds, or leave it as one single twin daybed, just let us know how you'd like it set up. Full bath with tub/shower combo and skylight is right across the hall from this room.

BEDROOM #3: Lower level. Queen bed with Telluride Plush mattress (firm, with soft plush pillow top). 3/4 bath is 3 steps away in the hall.

BEDROOM #4: Lower level, next to Bedroom #3. This bedroom has an EXTRA LONG TWIN bed over a QUEEN bed, bunk-style. Brand new windows were installed OCT 2017 in bedrooms #3 and #4 to allow clear view of the mountain views enjoyed from these garden-level window rooms.

Our large corner lot offers a PRIVATE BACKYARD with COVERED PATIO area and plenty of outdoor seating.

LAUNDRY ROOM: HE washer, dryer, utility sink, ironing board and iron

SECURITY SYSTEM: No need to carry a house key, simply type in the unique code you will be given for the front door and for the security system. This neighborhood is very safe with low crime and nice neighbors, but nonetheless this house is equipped with 24/7 professionally monitored home security with outdoor video camera, window and door sensors, providing you with peace of mind throughout your stay.

More Details

Owner
Darlene
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 an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 May, 2018

About Darlene

Gregg and I enjoy traveling and seeing new places in the USA and abroad. We're happy to be able to open our home to you while you visit beautiful Colorado. We're not new at caring for guests and managing residences. Over the years it has been our pleasure to host overnight guests, rent out rooms in our home, and currently we own and manage two short-term vacation rental homes and one long-term rental house in Colorado Springs. We would be honored to have you stay in one of our homes!

Why Darlene chose Northeast Colorado Springs

This property has incredible Pikes Peak views and is so convenient to anywhere in the city, just off of Academy Blvd, it is so easy to get to wherever you need to be. It is on a quiet neighborhood street in a safe community.

Looking for a larger house or a second house to rent for your large group? We've recently acquired a second short-term rental house near the North Gate entrance of the Air Force Academy; see the details of that property at HomeAway #4772552.

What makes this house unique

The main living area of this house was completely gutted and remodeled in 2016. You'll want to rent this house just to lay eyes on the master crafted custom-designed knotty alder kitchen cabinets, for starters . . . also newly built in 2016 is the private balcony off of the master bedroom and renovations throughout, such as the rustic stone gas fireplace downstairs.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Northeast Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master bathroom, in suite bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Across hall from Bedroom #2
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Next to Bedroom #3 and #4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom, California King Tempur-Pedic Mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom #3 Queen bed, Telluride Plush mattress
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Bdrm not shown in photos, will have XL twin over queen bunk
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Daybed trundle. Can be made either 1 KING or 2 SINGLE TWINS
    Family Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen pull-out sleeper sofa. Paneled room divider door.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Newly Remodeled! Beautiful Mountain View, Convenient Location, Near USAFA.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
Eldorado
5

Epic Place with Awesome view

  • 5 of 5

It was so much more than I expected. Darlene definitely has put a lot of time to make sure that this place is homey and comfortable for everyone. She is the best host and the sweetest soul. I would recommend this place to anyone who is looking for the perfect getaway.

  • Review Submitted: 10-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location-Great Home-Best Value

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for our family, good separation for the young adults downstairs and parents upstairs but still quality family time in open kitchen and large patio. True 3 bdrm & 3 bath, everything as advertised. Close to everything and easy on/off I-25. Owners thought of everything and more, exceeded our expectations. Set the stage for a great USAFA Parents Weekend and we highly recommend this wonderful home. Thanks for the hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Home with a Fantastic view!

  • 5 of 5

The other reviews pretty much sums it up! We were a pretty large group! 3 couples, 2 singles and 3 babies. Darlene was fantastic to work with and extremely accommodating. She would get back to me in a very short amount of time answering all my questions. My grown children and their spouses were VERY impressed with the home. What a great view of the mountains from the living room and kitchen windows! Beautiful! Pikes Peak is right there!

We arrived to a spotless home with special touches throughout. A delicious plate of fresh snicker doodle cookies (they didn't last long!) and coffee ready to go. The bathrooms, all 3 of them, so clean with plush towels. The beds were extremely comfortable and the remodeled kitchen beautiful, meeting all our needs, spices, plenty of dishes, and a dishwasher so quiet you had to check to make sure it was indeed running. The private back yard had a wonderful covered area with 2 tables and chairs as well as some very comfortable recliners and a brand new gas grill. What more could we ask for? Darlene's welcome book came in very handy as we had to make use of an urgent care for our 3 year old. A list of hospitals, close by, with addresses and distance was right in the book. We chose the closest, were a bit nervous about the size, pretty small, but was pleasantly surprised by the care and expertise of this facility. Thank you Darlene for including that info.

If you plan a trip to the Springs, I highly recommend this home. It was definately a home away from home. Thank you Darlene, for making our stay so nice!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

This house is beautiful!! It had all the amenities we needed and is located on a quiet hill with a spectacular view of Pikes Peak. The house accommodated six adults easily with three bathrooms and very comfortable beds. Darlene was wonderful to work with. I highly recommend this rental if you are traveling to Colorado Springs!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gray Summit, Missouri USA
5

A Great Week In Colorado Springs

  • 5 of 5

Our group of six arrived on 7/3/17. Darlene was very easy to work with and texted me when the house was ready for arrival. We were greeted with a plate of cookies on the counter. We have stayed in condos and homes before on vacation and they normally are not what you expect from the pictures, but this home was as described. Very clean and nicely decorated. Very close to Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and other attractions. We would definitely stay here again!! Thanks, Darlene for everything.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice and comfortable and good location

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here for three nights and we had everything we could need. The house is updated and very clean. When we arrived there were chocolate cookies waiting for us which was a big hit with the kids ( and adults)! The house is very child friendly with toys and books and there even was a pack and play for our youngest to sleep in. The house is in a good location to see all of the surrounding sights near Colorado Springs. We definitely recommend staying here!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS)

The United States Air Force Academy south gate is within a 7 minute drive from the house. The Olympic Training Center and Garden of the Gods Park are within 15 minutes drive. Other nearby attractions are: Pikes Peak, the Cog Railway, the Cliff Dwellings, Cave of the Winds, 7 Falls, Red Rock Canyon. Near to Colorado College and UCCS.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £92.83

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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