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Machin's Cottages in the Pines

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Special Offer: Inside National Park!
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In, Estes Park, CO 80517-2687
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is based on booking only as we never had the opportunity to stay there. We are planning our first trip to RMNP and thought this place sounded perfect for us. I emailed to find out when they will begin taking reservations for 2019...More

Thank Abby K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we first arrived, I was a little worried as we drove up, up, up the bumpy, pot-holed, barely paved side street to Machin's Cottages. But once we got there, the cottage was great! As someone else wrote, vintage but clean. We got a 2...More

Thank Mavis M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A great location to visit RMNP. The cottages are vintage, but very clean and everything works just as they should (all lights, the appliances in the small kitchen and the bath has good hot water with good pressure). The only drawback(s) are the bed/pillows and...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

My wife and I spent a week in June, 2017 at Machin's Cottages in the Pines. We have stayed there several times and as usual the cottage was immaculate and well stocked. The quiet and peaceful surroundings are great for relaxing and watching wildlife. The...More

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Response from LeeM684, Owner at Machin's Cottages in the PinesResponded 2 July 2017

We appreciate very much people who return to our place year after year. These return guests make up most of our business. We enjoy having them here over and over again. Lee Machin

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Estes Park is incredibly busy in the summer during peak season. These cottages are nestled at the top of a dead end road. Cottage #17 is located adjacent to RMNP and great for viewing wildlife. The cottage was very clean and comfortable. We enjoyed sitting...More

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Response from LeeM684, Owner at Machin's Cottages in the PinesResponded 23 June 2017

This was the first time that these guests stayed in one of our cottages, that are located inside Rocky Mountain National Park. We are very pleased that they liked the cottage, and enjoyed their stay at our place. Lee Machin

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28 July 2016|
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Response from LeeM684 | Property representative |
We do not have air conditioning in any of our cottages. We have fans available, if a guest wants one. We are at 8000 feet and the air is very dry. Lee Machin
8 May 2016|
Response from LeeM684 | Property representative |
We do not have washers and dryers on our property. There is a laundromat a mile from our place. Lee Machin
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"Cottage # 17 is located at the top of the hill side property and the most secluded."
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"Choose anywhere or anything else. There is nothing good to say when you walk in, walk out and leave."
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"We stayed in Cabin 10 . Great evening sun spot for relaxing on the front deck"
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"Ask for a separate cabin that is away from the service area"
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