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The Carriage House Loft, Downtown Durango

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 60 m²
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

This newly constructed 650 square foot above garage loft replaced the old carriage house that was built in 1888. It sits off street behind our 2 story brick victorian residence. We welcome you to this historic neighborhood. It is an amazing location within walking distance of downtown, restaurants, bike path, trails, library, Powerhouse childrens museum, and other amenities. Enjoy your vacation in the beauty of this modern, fully furnished home. We have a fold out crib and stroller available and can provide toys for chidren of all ages upon request.

If you choose to walk to downtown the swinging bridge over the beautiful Animas River is only three blocks away offering easy access to all the restaurants and shopping that Durango has to offer.

A relaxing place to stay with a private deck overlooking a forested hill and a garden water feature. This home has vaulted ceilings and a modern kitchen with stainless appliances, fully stocked and all the extra things you might need to cook in house.

The spacious bedroom has a new king size bed with fine linens and down comforter. The bathroom is luxurious with a Carrera marble counter top, 18 inch tile floor and Subway tiled shower. It is accessorized with quality towels, soaps, and a hair dryer.

The living room is equipped with a double sized futon couch, flat screen tv, dvd player, 2 leather swivel chairs, and a library complete with games. We also provide wifi access.

The dining area seats up to six and can be used for dinners on those nights you want to stay in.

City Of Durango Permit # 14-018

More Details

Owner
Joe and Yona Delling
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 January, 2018

About Joe and Yona Delling

Both of us attended here at Ft Lewis College and while we have both lived other places neither of us had ever found a place quite like Durango. We have both now Lived in town for more than 20 years. Yona is a nurse at the local hospital and Joe is a fly fishing guide and carpenter. We consider ourselves fortunate to be able to live and raise a family in such a unique location.

Joe and Yona Delling purchased this bungalow in 2005

Why Joe and Yona Delling chose Durango

Ours is one of the few Victorian homes in the neighborhood built in the late 1800s. It required a lot of fixing up but the location and historical nature of the house was just too much for us to pass up. We finished construction on the Carriage house in early 2014 in hopes people would spend their vacations here and also as place for friends and family to stay when they visit.

What makes this bungalow unique

One benefit of the properties location is that it butts to a forested hillside, this means we have no alley or neighbors behind us. The deck of the Carriage house faces this hill and its common to see deer and other wildlife pass through. I think it offers a privacy and feel that's hard to find in a location this close to Main Avenue.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Durango, Colorado

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 60 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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The Carriage House Loft, Downtown Durango
average rating of 4.9534883 based on 43 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

My little family of 4 really enjoyed staying in the carriage house loft. The neighborhood was great, especially the 6 deer roaming around the yards and the big playground within walking distance. We will definitely stay here again when we return to Durango! Clean, updated and perfect for us.

  • Review Submitted: 18/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great property, very welcoming hosts

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the Carriage House Loft over Christmas week. The rental is in the back, over the garage with private stairs and deck/patio. The one bedroom space fit us well as it was just two of us (plus a pooch). The living room had a futon so there would be room for another person, if needed. We had everything we needed - pots and pans, knives, cutting boards, mixing bowls, dishes, towels, etc.

The weather was unseasonably mild (50 degrees and sunny) so we took advantage of the quick 10-15min walk to the downtown area quite frequently. There were lots of places to eat and coffee shops. On the way to downtown, there's a nice walking path on the river. There are also very close mountain biking and hiking trails just west of the property (inside the neighborhood behind the garage actually), which were perfect and a great surprise :)

We would definitely stay here again when we are back to Durango!

  • Review Submitted: 31/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for a couple.

  • 5 of 5

Roomy, clean and modern in a quiet neighborhood not far from downtown Durango. We stayed a week and couldn’t have been more comfortable. The hosts live in the main house and are very responsive and accommodating. We’ll be back!

  • Review Submitted: 20/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Flagstaff, Arizona
5

PRISTINE PLEASURE

  • 5 of 5

This carriage house in Durango, Colorado exceeded our expectations. The location is perfect for ease of exploring downtown. Tastefully furnished and impeccably clean. Joe and Yona are accessible and ready to assist if needed.

Carl and Jeannie

Flagstaff, Arizona

  • Review Submitted: 01/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Aspen, CO
5

Perfect home base to explore the area!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely fantastic stay at Joe and Yona's carriage house! We felt welcome right away. The place was spacious, well-supplied, and beautifully done. Lots of thoughtful touches throughout. The place feels very private despite its proximity to the main house. We especially enjoyed having coffee on the secluded deck. We loved the quiet, tree-lined neighborhood location that was only a few minutes from historic downtown Durango. The only downfall was that we didn't get to stay longer! We'll definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 18/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location and charming place

  • 5 of 5

This is a very clean and charming place. Location is fantastic as it is close to downtown, the train, and river walk. We loved our private outdoor deck, the beautiful fully stocked kitchen, huge walk in shower, and the comfy king bed. This rental was so very comfortable and owners Joe and Yona made sure we had everything we needed. We saw a mama doe with two babies on the parkway as we walked to the river walk. Being from a city this is unique. We could only stay 2 nights, wish it was more, so we will be sure to come back for a longer stay.

Thanks Joe and Yona for your wonderful hospitality.

Debbie K

Mesa AZ

  • Review Submitted: 08/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Durango
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Animas Brewing Co
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Hillcrest
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Durango Silverton Narrow Guage
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Purgatry (DMR )
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Durango, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$188
AU$1,120
 
 
Spring to Fall 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$213
AU$1,245
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$213
AU$1,245
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee AU$93.83 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Holliday rates may be different. Please inquire about specific dates for rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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