We were going up to Durango for a few days to ride the train and escape the Phoenix heat. Hotels were expensive and I hate having to eat out all 3 meals. So I found this rental on TripAdvisor and it was beyond perfect for us.
Bedroom is split by bookcase so my daughter had the twin bed area and could see the queen bed which she liked. The living area isn't very big - the sofa just fit the 3 of us, but there are chairs that can be used if you have more/guests. We loved opening up the house in the evening (two sets of french doors into green house area) and then the house stayed cool during the day.
The front yard has a small pond and little tables and chairs and the grill. The back was a very green expanse of grass with lots of flowers and greenery. My daughter loved dancing in the rain back there and then running in the door in the bathroom to a hot shower. I was envious of the hammock in the yard for the other rental.
Vana was pretty busy while... more