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Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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Casa de Pura Vida I (CPV I) is a fully updated, luxurious getaway chalet directly bordering and overlooking San Juan National Forest! Guests give us top notch ratings. WE HAVE WON SEVERAL TRAVEL AWARDS for our 5-star level of service! We have ensured you have all of the amenities to enjoy a Home Away From Home level of relaxation and comfort. Deluxe interior design, tasteful furnishings, enchanting artwork. PERFECT LOCATION: We only a 1-MINUTE DRIVE FROM PURGATORY MOUNTAIN, and all of it shops and stores, while staying with us gives you the most enchanting truly in-the-woods feel as our private grassy meadows and pond are surrounded by the San Juan National Forest in all directions. OVERVIEW: Fully renovated 2BD (Master: King/Guest: Queen + rustic bunk beds), 2BA (both full with...Casa de Pura Vida I (CPV I) is a fully updated, luxurious getaway chalet directly bordering and overlooking San Juan National Forest! Guests give us top notch ratings. WE HAVE WON SEVERAL TRAVEL AWARDS for our 5-star level of service! We have ensured you have all of the amenities to enjoy a Home Away From Home level of relaxation and comfort. Deluxe interior design, tasteful furnishings, enchanting artwork. PERFECT LOCATION: We only a 1-MINUTE DRIVE FROM PURGATORY MOUNTAIN, and all of it shops and stores, while staying with us gives you the most enchanting truly in-the-woods feel as our private grassy meadows and pond are surrounded by the San Juan National Forest in all directions. OVERVIEW: Fully renovated 2BD (Master: King/Guest: Queen + rustic bunk beds), 2BA (both full with GRANITE countertops, tasteful modern tile, and shower/tub combo). Sleeps up to 8. Very comfortable mattresses, high quality bedding. Queen sized American Leather brand sleeper sofa (sleeps 2) in living room sleeps as comfortably as a top notch mattress bed. ALL GROUPS LOVE US! Great for families, couples, or larger groups (up to 16) who simultaneously enjoy our 5 star neighboring unit - Casa de Pura Vida II (also on TripAdvisor) RARE, DESIRABLE CORNER UNIT with extra, side window, brings a unique amount of sunlit warmth and/or fresh air when necessary unlike vast majority of condos that only have light at one end of unit. KEYLESS ENTRY for silky smooth coming and going; no checking in at a front desk!! EASY UNLOADING/LOADING with very close and convenient drop off/pickup point. YEAR AROUND FAVORITE: Our guests include families, romantics, skiers, outdoors enthusiasts, athletes, Fall Colors gazers, wedding parties, and wildflower photographers. Check out our photos - taken from our grounds - to recognize the hypnotizing grandeur of our slice of Heaven! ON-SITE SKI/SNOWBOARD RENTAL SHOP AND 3 FREE SHUTTLES A DAY TO PURGATORY WITH ROUND TRIP PICKUP. IN THE WILDERNESS!! Enjoy our Pure Colorado secluded and peaceful luxury condo nestled mountainside at 8,930 feet, surrounded by over a 1,000 acres of wilderness! We are a Spring skiing, Summer cool air getaway, Fall Colors - and almost any Holiday - getaway favorite. UNIQUELY LARGE, PRIVATE, COVERED DECK: Enjoy breathtaking views of unending Alpine, Spruce, Aspen, with panoramic and direct views including Needles Mountain range and Mt. Engineer. Large enough to eat/entertain while enjoying sunrise, sunset, moonlight, stars, and entrancing summer/winter storms. KITCHEN/COOKING: Chef's kitchen! Granite countertop, stainless steel appliances. Specialized grillware and utensils, quality knifeware, large croc pot, etc. Roomy refrigerator with ice maker. Uniquely well stocked with spices and cookware to make your favorite - even specialized - homemade meals. Fire up our spacious and elevated covered deck's 3-burner Weber grill (propane supplied) as you enjoy a drink and gaze upon hundreds of unbroken acres of unspoiled, virgin National Forest . INTERIOR HIGHLIGHTS include: tongue and groove vaulted ceiling, as well as a granite stone, natural wood burning fireplace. Unlimited local wood, kindling, log cracker, and colorful flame enhancer all ensure you maximize your fireside pleasures. RELAX ANY WAY YOU WANT...in our refreshingly open and adaptable split level floor plan, which serves your needs for both group activities as well as privacy for anyone. NETFLIX enabled + 35 CABLE CHANNELS on SMART LED TV's in living room (55') and MSTR (55'), and smaller TV with cable in guest room. Both floors have 150 watt Soundbars to play your favorites or listen to movies through. Wide open eating area options: 6-person dining table, large coffee table in living room, or open air dining using several tables on uniquely spacious and private 102 square foot deck. GUESTS LOVE OUR EXTRAS... ...including milk frother, stackable washer/dryer, and several different coffee makers including French Press and traditional. Have your coffee or hot chocolate latte style if you wish!! Refreshingly convenient and LOCKABLE PRIVATE INDOOR EQUIPMENT/BIKE/SKI CLOSET make coming and going silky smooth. FLOOR PLAN IN PHOTOS, or scroll down for Floor plan amenity list. YEAR AROUND ON-SITE OFFERINGS...out-the-door snowshoe/hiking/mountain biking trails, awesome Mountainous rode biking routes, heated pool, hot tubs, game room, tennis court, vending machines, meeting area, and welcoming lobby. In the Heart of San Juan National Forest, on site trout stocked pond, hiking/snowshoe trails, and Cascade Creek. TECHNOLOGY/ENTERTAINMENT HIGHLIGHTS *Free High speed wifi *3 TV’s, including options for Netflix and cable channels Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 33235039-0001More
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About the Owner
Tom and Maria B
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2016
Interaction with guests
We have won SEVERAL TRAVEL AWARDS for offering a top notch level of service with our Luxury Vacation Rental!!! Our primary goal is ensuring you make Everlasting Memories! DIALING YOU INTO LOCAL SECRETS IS OUR SPECIALTY! My amazing wife Maria and I are committed to giving you a truly unique vacation getaway! We go Above and Beyond to ensure you have the Great Experience you deserve! We are outdoor enthusiasts and foodies, romantic, and parents, so we know the VERY BEST ACTIVITIES AND EATERIES depending on your unique goals and personalities. Our current Base Camp is the desert of Tucson, Arizona, but we regularly come to Durango b/c it is one of the best places on Earth!!!! What other place has won over 84 travel awards!
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Reviewed 12 March 2019

The place has everything needed for a deluxe summer or winter vacation. Nothing is missing and everything great quality. The hosts are committed to 5 Star service.More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank ValentinYes156
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2019

We are proud to continue to earn 5-star reviews. We are so pleased you had a wonderful time at our - and now your - luxury Home Away From Home - Casa de Pura Vida! We are always focused on not just meeting but exceeding...More

Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

“Great home! Comfy home away from home. Convenient for ohv riding! Kids loved bunk beds and the pool area!”More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Amylgarner
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

Amy, Thank you so much for the amazing review of our second home! As an AWARD WINNING luxury moutain chalet, we pride ourselves on making sure you have all the extras so you feel completely at home!! Families LOVE setup. The solid wood bunk beds...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Super cute condo! Close to the slopes and great service! It says it sleeps six and it does but it really is more comrfortable for a family of four.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Avis P
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

Dear Avis, Thank you so much for your review!! As our photos reveal, we do offer a uniquely stylish, deluxe level of Southwestern styled interior decorations. RE: Sleeping options In addition to the KING IN THE master bedroom, and set of bunk beds and FULL...More

Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

“Perfect! The condo was as perfect for our family. Tom was very accommodating and was very quick to respond to any questions we had. Thank you for an awesome week.”More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Jason A
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

Dear Jason, Thank you so very much for your 5-STAR review! As an AWARD WINNING luxury mountain chalet, we pride ourselves on offering top notch acommodatons full of extras like our chef's kitchen!! We LOVED sharing time with you on the phone so we could...More

Reviewed 18 January 2019

Great condo, Great owners. Has a lot of things like spices and everyday things. Nice cookware and very clean. I am now booking it for another stay in April.More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Roam548429
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida - Labor Day/Fall Colors-BOOK NOW!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

Thank you so very much for your 5-STAR review! Yes, we made sure to offer a CHEF'S KITCHEN: fully stocked with all the cook and bake ware, and spices, so guests can make their favorite meals and feel COMPLETELY AT HOME!!! As an AWARD WINNING...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Shared Tennis Court
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Sauna
Gym
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Game Room
Pool Table
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Shared Indoor Pool
Fireplace
Deck
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
PROXIMITY TO TOP ATTRACTIONS: (1 min) Purgatory Mountain's skiing/snowboarding/dog sled rides/backcountry adventures/roller coaster (1 min) Purgatory Mountain ski/mountain bike rental shop and eateries (1 min) Nordic cross country ski center (1 min) Cascade Creek hiking trail (5 min) Cascade Creek hiking/cross country skiing trail (10 min) Mt Engineer hiking/MTB trailhead (10 min) Rapp Horse Corral (10 min) Lake Haviland fishing/camping/hiking (20 min) Trimble hot mineral springs and spa (30 min) Mild to Wild rafting/kayaking (20 min) Downtown Silverton (30 min) town of Durango (30 min) Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Train (30 min) Ouray Hot Springs (60 min) Mesa Verde world famous cliff dwell (90 min) Pagosa Hot Springs and Spa
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KEYLESS ENTRY for silky smooth coming and going; no checking in at a front desk!! EASY UNLOADING/LOADING with very close and convenient drop off/pickup point. EASY UNLOADING/LOADING: Special spot makes quick and easy unloading and loading, minimal walking. PARKING: Covered, spacious garage parking (right under unit) only a weather protected indoor minute walk away INDOOR, PRIVATE, LOCKABLE EQUIPMENT/SKI/BICYCLE CLOSET makes coming and going from even equipment heavy activities easy and smooth!
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