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Next to a Pond with waterfalls, Majestic sunset mountain views. Private Hot Tub

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 334 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Master suites, 5 Baths. All sumptuous. Soaring ceilings, 20' walls of glass

Your magical family vacation happens here! Stream and waterfalls in the backyard flowing to beautiful natural ponds teaming with wildlife. A truly magical setting. Soaring windows brings the outside inside.

6 Ultra Hi dentition 4k tv's, one in every room!

Short drive to Breck. Very private and super sunny.

Kitchen is Dacor, Sub-Zero and granite slab. Custom LED soft lighting all on dimmers.

Natural stone floor in great room and beautifully trussed vaulted ceilings.

Baths are huge with kohler fixtures, natural stone and marble finishes, jet tubs and rainforest shower heads. Patio abuts the pond with two waterfalls, fire pit and the baddest hot tub in the county.

Fenced dog yard with dog door.

My booking dates are more flexible than this website shows, please call me if you want to book outside the standard booking dates.

Check out my other properties vrbo 377488, 831789 and 862238

More Details

Owner
Bob Collins
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Bob Collins

I have loved living in Breckenridge for the past 25 years. Like almost every local, I work at more than one occupation. My absolute love is designing and building custom homes here. I find a hidden gem of a lot with a view- and I mean a VIEW!

I get to dream up the house design to take best advantage of the views, then I get to build it. Done 21 of 'em so far.

This is my best one. Simply magical. I will never sell it. Ever.

But you are welcome to come enjoy the splendor!

Oh, and yes. I ski a little...:)

Bob Collins purchased this house in 2010

Why Bob Collins chose Breckenridge

It's a few minutes out of town and that is exactly it! Quiet, peaceful and sunny. I have lived 'in town' for some of my time here and much prefer this neighborhood.

The mountain view is a pristine, undeveloped view- no ski runs or snow cats or artificial lights on the peaks. No snow-gun noise in the fall blasting from the ski area.

The home itself is nicely appointed, high-def tv, direct tv dvr and the NFL Sunday ticket all included.

What makes this house unique

Guests get a really fair rate on this property, as it is a short drive to town. I do offer last minute specials too!

Please see my other property listed an vrbo 377488, 831789 and 862238.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Valley of the Blue, Colorado

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 334 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No unregistered guests permitted on property. No parties, weddings, receptions or functions. No college or high school groups or parties.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , Full master en-suite, double walk-in shower, jet tub.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , Double walk-in shower with rain-forest shower head, jet tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi , Giant double walk-in shower with rain-forest head, jet tub.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , bath with shower , Full private bath in bedroom No. 4
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Nicely appointed powder room off kitchen and great rooms.
  • Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3 all have Walk-in showers. Bedrooms 1 and 3 have 2 person jet tubs, private toilet room, two vanities granite counters and stone finishes. All custom European glass shower doors. Bedroom no. 4 has a tub/shower combo and single vanities with granite and stone finishes as well.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 child bed , 1 cot , Main Floor King Bed Master Suite. Fireplace, views and TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 child bed , Upper floor King Bed Master Suite, with deck and views! TV
    Bedroom 3 - 1 extra lg. double bed , 1 child bed , Upper Floor King Bed Master Suite. TV
    Bedroom 4 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Upper floor King Bed Master Suite w/ big views and TV
    Bedroom 5 - 4 single bed , 1 child bed , Game room doubles as an overflow bedroom. 4 roll-away beds.
  • Bedroom No.1 is the main floor master suite, just off the living room. It has 20 foot vaulted natural wood ceiling, 20 foot wall of glass with private patio. Big stone fireplace (natural gas) with hi def tv. King bed with an extra rollout bed. The baby crib bed is in this bedroom or can be stored if not needed. Walk-in closet. Killer sunrise and sunset mountain views. Three more upper floor master suites all with private baths. All with king beds and extra pullouts and/or rollouts.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Create your own romantic space with the fully custom lighting inside. Experience the night sky, stars and the moon rise and setting outside that you just can't ever see in a city. The wall of glass in the great room and main level master suites bring the outside in... You see the ponds, sometimes shimmering and sometimes a pure still reflection, the mountains beyond reaching in to the sky and then the clouds, sometimes floating and sometimes roiling, above. This place is magical. You'll see. :)

Reviews

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Next to a Pond with waterfalls, Majestic sunset mountain views. Private Hot Tub
average rating of 4.9375 based on 48 reviews
5

Great Colorado home!

  • 5 of 5

Such a lovely house. The views are fantastic! Such a restful place to be. We hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful house and area, with a few cautions.

  • 4 of 5

Overall we thought it was great. The house is beautiful, stunning. You will need eye masks. There are huge windows and no coverings so lots of light comes in. If you are sitting at the table in the afternoon you are blinded. Be prepared for early waking up. Also, be aware that the neighbors get mad if you fish in the pond. They say that they pay for the pond to be stocked, this property does not contribute and does not have deed access. There are lots of beds, including roll aways, but the extra sheets & bedding is locked in the owners closet.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Please see my reply to Lynne's review regarding the drapes. They will be installed by the 14th. With regard to the pond access, this is perfect place to provide an update: We also have some recent developments regarding use of the larger ponds. In my back yard there are three small ponds (1,000 square feet approx) right up against the back patio. There are a couple of small waterfalls that are next to the hot tub and the gas fireplace. This is on my property and you have exclusive use and access during your stay. Down below about 100 feet from there are two larger ponds about five acres in size. Those ponds are commonly owned by a mix of property owners. We have all loved sharing full access to the ponds, but unfortunately, they have been loved to death. Trampling of fauna, wildlife harassment and erosion. Sad to say that some of this has been done by my guests, mostly unwittingly, mostly... At the behest of the Colorado State Parks and Wildlife and the Colorado Division of Water Resources we have permanently prohibited access to the lower ponds. No access at all, so no swimming, fishing, boating or even walking around that area. I have constructed a split rail fence along the lower perimeter of my three ponds clearly delineating the point of no access. Thanks you for your understanding, as no one wishes we could all enjoy the area more than I, but these ponds and streams are the headwaters of the Colorado river and must be protected along with the moose mom and yearling. (Keep you eye out at dusk, you may see them...) These developments have just been foisted upon me over the last few weeks by the regulators and the final decision was made this past week. There are lots of other activities and the view of the bigger ponds is still delightful from the house. Thanks again for understanding and respecting the new restrictions. Should you have questions, please call anytime. Bob Collins
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5

Guys Golf Trip

  • 5 of 5

Every year, I organize a Guys Golf Trip and this year I decided to stay in Breckenridge. Great views and very comfortable.

Already planning to rebook the house during the ski season.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home

  • 5 of 5

If, you're looking for killer views and peace this is a great home. I hiked Quandary came back and after an extremely cold hike and enjoyed the heck out of the hot tub. All while looking st the mountain I just got done hiking. Legit!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay, gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

This property is so beautiful in person. The details are amazing and you are wonderfully secluded.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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View is awesome

  • 4 of 5

Our family enjoyed our stay in Breckenridge. The house worked well for all of us. However, there are no blinds on the bedroom windows which would have helped with heat reduction in the bedrooms as well as grandchild waking with the sun at 5:00 am instead of 7:00 am.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I personally prefer to waking with the sunrise... The early sunlight in the summer is an issue for guests that prefer otherwise. :) We have measured for night sky compliance blinds/drapes and will be installing them over the next few weeks, first in the bedrooms. In the interim, we are supplying new sleeping masks for each guest. I will update the progress we are making with new pictures on-line and a status update on this review. This home is in a high alpine environment that stays the perfect cool temperatures with simple cross ventilation. I'll be adding detailed instructions on how to easily manage the heating and cooling of the home. Every day this home gets closer to perfect! Bob
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Denver, Eagle, Colorado Springs, Grand Junction
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Downtown Breckenridge
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Breckenridge Golf-public, Jack Nicklaus Designed
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 9
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Downtown Breckenridge
Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Gondola
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Backyard pond. Lower pond access only.
Car: necessary

I built this beautiful home four years ago. I've built 19 others in the area and I will never sell this one. Situated next to the water in a super sunny spot with a blow away mountain view.

The sun rise in the morning is from behind the house and lights the mountains from the top down, often with often scattered clouds igniting in color. When snow covered, the peaks shine the brightest of white and the sky, the richest blue. Streaks of snow will last on the highest points through the summer and the view of the rocky cliffs exposed is a natural wonder!

The sunsets are for gathering together. The patio, backyard and pond face west towards the mountain view and the sunset. The sky usually lights up in color just after dropping behind the mountain top. In the twilight the birds all take flight, from sparrows to hawks and eagles.

We have abundant wildlife; a neighborhood fox, moose and elk all frequent the pond.

World class hiking from the front door. Quandary peak is a short walk and the continental divide is a two minute drive.

Quandary Peak and McCullough gulch are must hikes in the summer and fall. There is a lake at 12,000 feet!

Another cool hike from the front door is up to hoosier ridge to the east of the property. It's about a 1 hour fairly steep hike to blow away views of the mountain west, right at treeline.

Breckenridge resort was known for world class skiing and now they have developed the mountain for summer fun integrating zip-lines, first class mountain biking circuits, horseback riding and roller tracks.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Valley of the Blue, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer
5 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$498
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall Foliage
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$536
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Crisp Autumn & Early Skiing
30 Sep 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$498
From
A$624
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$1,255
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Big Ski Season
26 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$567
From
A$750
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$1,759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
27 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$1,759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$126 per night, per additional guest
 
Post Holiday Deals
1 Jan 2018 - 4 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$624
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Skiing and Riding
5 Jan 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$1,003
From
A$1,129
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
April & May
8 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$750
From
A$876
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$1,003
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer
28 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$750
From
A$876
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Summer
9 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,255
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
18 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$750
From
A$876
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Beautiful Fall Foliage
1 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$876
From
A$1,003
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Crisp Fall
30 Sep 2018 - 8 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$750
From
A$876
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Skiing and Riding
9 Nov 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$1,003
From
A$1,129
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$1,129
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Big Skiing and Riding Starts
25 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$1,003
From
A$1,129
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$1,885
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
28 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$1,759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
A$876
From
A$1,003
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$63 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$567.49
Additional Guest Fee A$63.05 per person per night
Pet Fee A$189.16
Damage Deposit A$755.4

Rates are subject to change until booking confirmation. I can be more flexible on the minimum stay requirements, please call or email me if you want different date combinations. I can fit you in.
Call me if you'd like to use American Express
Bob Collins

Also check out my other listing vrbo.com/377488

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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