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Casa de Pura Vida II - Fall Season Booking up Fast!

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
BRAND NEW LISTING! FRESHLY UPDATED! Casa de Pura Vida II (CPV II) 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 ...BRAND NEW LISTING! FRESHLY UPDATED! Casa de Pura Vida II (CPV II) 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 EXTRA LARGE DECK: large enough for outdoor dining/grilling/entertaining at sunrise, sunset, or under the moonlight and stars 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 5 days ago via mobile

Casa Pura Vida II was clean, comfortable, had a wonderful fully stocked kitchen and nice amenities to enjoy on the property, and it is convenient to Purgatory with only a short drive to Durango and Silverton. The Hosts were quick to respond to questions, friendly...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida II - Fall Season Booking up Fast!, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review!!! We are committed to providing a deluxe experience!! We LOVED hosting your Family. Yes, our location is optimal given we are right next door to Purgatory and close to both Durango and Silverton. We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome from beginning to end! Tom and Maria really made sure we were dialed into the local eating and outdoor scene! 5-star service! Very clean and tasteful, and comfortable for our family of 5. Amazing views, and kitchen totally stocked so we could cook our...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida II - Fall Season Booking up Fast!, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jim, We are deeply humbled by your wonderful 5-star review of our favorite place in the world. We are so happy our Home has become your Home Away From Home! We loved being your personal concierge, and we are glad you enjoyed the best of...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2019

Beautiful chalet nestled in the mountains of Durango, CO. Very tastefully decorated,clean, fully stocked kitchen, extra long balcony with 3 burner grill and breathtaking view of the mountains. Indoor pool and fitness center on site. Plenty of activities for all ages to enjoy. The owners...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Raquel F
Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida II - Fall Season Booking up Fast!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2019

Thank you so much for your glowing review. We were so delighted that you enjoyed the comfortable décor of our luxury mountain chalet. Because Maria is a gourmet chef, we offer our guests our chef’s kitchen with everything you need from an array of spices...More

Reviewed 2 April 2019

Tom and Maria were AWESOME from beginning to end! What a great place they designed, by choosing super stylish interior with vintage art...everything high quality 5 star! Felt truly at Home. Our family of 5 definitely coming back for Summer or Fall Colors. LOVED the...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Tucsonfollks
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We stayed in this beautiful condo the first week of January and it was better than expected. It has a really well stocked kitchen with everything you would ever need for cooking, including spices! Its only 5 minutes away from Purgatory ski resort and has...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Daydream56958331162, VR Owner at Casa de Pura Vida II - Fall Season Booking up Fast!, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2019

We pride ourselves on offering a lodging experience that far exceeds what people expect. Thank you for confirming we exceeded your expectations!!! So glad we once again earned a 5-STAR review from you all!! As an AWARD WINNING luxury mountain chalet, we pride ourselves on...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Garage
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Indoor Pool
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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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ON-SITE SKI/SNOWBOARD RENTAL SHOP AND 3 FREE SHUTTLES A DAY TO PURGATORY WITH ROUND TRIP PICKUP. 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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