- Sleeps 7
- Off street parking
- Rates vary by season
- Private Chef available
- Fishing and non-motorized boating available
Exquisite Mountain Lake Retreat. Minutes from Purgatory Ski Resort!
2 Bed 2 Bath with open loft in Durango, Colorado
Nestled along the banks of a private lake in a quiet neighborhood. Within a mile of Purgatory and a short drive to Durango, Silverton, Ouray, Ridgeway, Telluride, and Mesa Verde. The Million Dollar Highway and San Juan Skyway are within minutes. Enjoy Durango Hot Springs Resort(15 minutes away) or the town of Durango(30 minutes away) with its nightlife, dining, and shopping.
BED AND BATH CONFIGURATION
-Primary Suite: Main floor suite with King bed. En-suite bathroom with two vanities and stand alone shower
-Secondary Bedroom: Main floor bedroom with Queen bed
-Secondary Bathroom: Main floor bathroom with soaking tub
-Loft: Three single beds. Please note there is a steep set of stairs to access the loft.
A feast for the senses, this unique home gives a distinctly old world feel. Massive log beams, a great stone fireplace, artisanal floor tiles, rich colors, soaring ceilings, and gracious windows framing picture-perfect views from every room. Open floor plan keeps the home light and spacious.
Red velvet couches invite you to sit around the wood burning fireplace. An oversized knotted wood dining table pairs well with a cozy seating area. The fully equipped kitchen has everything you need to prepare meals, coffee, and tea. Microwave, 4 burner gas stove/oven, Keurig coffee maker, electric tea kettle, toaster, pots and pans, cooking utensils and more.
Ask us about private chef services!
Have a French meal designed and prepared just for you! Meet a local, classically trained chef and learn about French cuisine as he cooks a delicious meal right before your eyes! Imagine the smell of coq-au-vin or perhaps a boeuf bourguignon filling the air as you lounge around after a day of adventure. Wine and cocktail pairings are available.
Exposed stone wall in the primary suite will have you feeling like you’ve woken up in a castle on the coast of France. Second bedroom is light and airy with another great view of the lake. Both bedrooms feature Dreamcloud mattresses and down comforters, ensuring you sleep like royalty. To access the open loft, you’ll climb a steep set of stairs. Great for kids but can be a challenge to navigate for people with limited mobility. Just be sure all adventurers use the handrail!
For entertainment, there is TV with cable, streaming, and DVD player in the great room. Additional TVs in loft and both bedrooms. Games and movies are provided for lazy days. Bar with a full fridge gives you a dedicated space to store and prepare your libations.
Starlink internet ensures lightning fast speed, great for remote work.
Patio overlooks the lake with a stunning view of Needle Mountains. Outdoor dining table, propane BBQ, and firepits to enjoy the great outdoors. Gaze at the quivering aspens and their reflection in the water below. The night sky, filled with endless stars, is breathtakingly beautiful.
You’ll have access to the private, protected lake where you can fish or float along peacefully surrounded by the San Juan mountains. Aspens, spruce, and firs create an idyllic atmosphere.
-Fishing is Catch and Release Only.
-Barbless hooks are required. No treble hooks allowed.
-Provided boats may be used after signing a waiver.
-No outside boats allowed.
-Boats are not allowed to be removed from premises or used on other bodies of water.
-Lake access is based on seasonality, April – October.
NOTE: 4WD/AWD required in winter with snow tires (Thanksgiving through late March). Chains can be rented in the neighborhood for $30/day. Roads are regularly plowed and in good condition but can be steep in some areas.