Charming, bright, well-appointed and fully-equipped 4BR, 2 1/2 Ba home perfect for bicyclists, family gatherings, or just a great space to spread out in. Premium 8-person hot tub in fabulous backyard. Bike path and neighborhood park right out your back gate. Kids lofts/sleeping/play areas. Fitness room w/professional gym equipment and weights. Great cafes and restaurants a walk away right around the corner. Welcome to people of all walks of life.
Enjoy your next vacation, bicycling getaway or family gathering in the casual elegance of this bright, well-appointed and fully-equipped decorator's home. Take advantage of the entertainment-ready parkside back yard where outdoor living beckons you to take off your shoes and stay a while. Fresh air dining and living rooms under your covered patio and plenty of space for lounging scattered throughout the property invites you to spend the afternoon reading in a hammock or sipping a cocktail under the apple trees while relaxing on the chaise lounges. A luxurious 8-person hot tub perfect for tired muscles with park and starry night views, a large safety-netted trampoline, outdoor play toys for the yard and park, and a stainless steel gas grill complete the quintessential outdoor lifestyle here.
Walk out your back gate directly onto the bicycle path that rings the adjoining park and connects you to the endless network of bike paths in Boulder. (Several great bikes for use with prior arrangement with hosts, and a bike repair stand and tools at your disposal.)
Kids LOVE climbing through and around the unique cave feature in the adjacent "Rock Park", and the elementary school playground that adjoins the park gives kids plenty to do within a 5 minute walk. If you are up for a game of tennis, grab some rackets out of the garage and head over to the courts in the park as well.
Inside, a kids' lounge area in the basement, a separate family and living room on the main levels, a professional-grade exercise room, and WiFi throughout the home offers everyone a spot to relax or rejuvenate in. Fully-equipped and well-stocked kitchen make mealtime and at-home entertainment easy. Two TV areas with ample seating allow for comfortable downtime and fun movie nights. Or choose to just cozy up with good conversation out on the covered patio in the summertime.
Whole house access with backyard gate leading to the bike path and lovely neighborhood park. (Bikes available with prior arrangement) Trampoline with Safety Net on the side of the fenced-in backyard. Outdoor and indoor games for all ages, Legos and many other toys, guitars, ukuleles, keyboard, bikes (upon prior arrangement with the hosts), tennis rackets, snowshoes and sleds available for outdoor fun. Parking available in driveway and cul de sac.
Family neighborhood with summertime delights all around us. Playgrounds, tennis courts, and small cave climbing at our park and adjoining elementary school.
Fabulous connections directly from the house to bike paths that lead all over Boulder including the well-known Boulder Creek Bike Path to downtown.
You'll be a short walk or car ride of 2 minutes to the Boulder Dinner Theater, Ozo's Coffee, Snarfs Sandwich Shop, Pica's Mexican Restaurant, B-Town Wine and Spirits with a fabulous cheese shop next door, Blackberry Market Restaurant (Best New Restaurant in Boulder 2015), Royal Clay Oven, The Heffer and the Hen (artisan organic ice-cream), and HandBuilt Eats and Ales. It is only a 5-10 minute drive to 7 of the top 10 MicroBrew Pubs in Boulder including FATE and Twisted Pine.
In just 5 minutes, you can be teeing off at the FlatIrons Golf Course, enjoying a movie at the 29th Street Century Cinema, splashing around in Scott Carpenter Park's large outdoor pool w/waterslide and diving boards and a kid-favorite playground (more often referred to as Rocket Ship Park) alongside a sledding hill, and a lively skateboard park.
In just 12 minutes you can be dining or shopping, or just people and street performer watching at the crowd-drawing Pearl Street Mall.
In 15 minutes or less you'll be parked at the trailhead of any one of a plethora of hiking trails along the Flatirons including Dry Creek, Bobolink Trail, Marshall Mesa, Eldorado Canyon (also the site of an old fashioned swimming pool), Shanahan Ridge, Chataqua (also great for dining and concerts), Settler's Pass, Boulder Canyon, Sanitas, and Wonderland Lake.
It is only 30-40 minutes to the urban scene with fantastic restaurants, shops, museums, shows and entertainment in Denver from this side of town, and a little less than an hour in the other direction to Rocky Mountain National Park or Eldora Ski Area.
On a more practical note, you will be 5-7 minutes from Safeway, KingSoopers, Whole Foods, The Natural Grocers and several wine and spirit shops.
As hosts, we arrange for a smooth and easy check-in. A full Home Guide is provided for straight forward home FAQ's and emergency numbers.
We are more than happy to answer any and all other questions about your vacation home, the neighborhood, Boulder's restaurants, arts and recreation, and the surrounding areas for you.
If you need any special accommodations, please don't hesitate to ask. There is a lending program in the area for anyone with special needs and we will do our best to arrange for whatever items will make your stay possible and more comfortable for you and your family. (Please note that it is a tri-level home with a minimum of 5 steps between levels.)
Boulder City Regulations require that no more than 3 unrelated people rent the space. RHL2017-00131Get the full listing »