The Dew Drop Inn in Peaceful Valley, Colorado is a darling cabin built in 1939 with modern electricity heat , appliances and plumbing..
This welcoming cozy and private cabin is on the Middle St. Vrain creek at the refreshing altitude of 8,500'. Step back into nature viewing the magnificient beauty of St. Vrain Creek descending with a roar from inside windows or outside at many locations. You can individualized your vacation. There are relaxing sitting areas. Take a five minute walk to trails for hiking, running, mountain biking, snow shoeing and XC skiing. A 10 minute walk to the historic Peaceful Valley Chapel. A short drive many local tourist hubs such as , Estes Park, and eastern entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park (20 mi.), wild Basin entrance ( 9 miles), Allenspark (8 miles), Boulder ( 30 miles),
Eldora Ski area, (25 mi)., Nederland (20 mi), Brainard Lake winter and summer recreation area. ( 10 miles).
,Lyons (18 mi.), Jamestown (10 mi.), Ward ( 8 mi),
The Middle St. Vrain Hiking trail 5-10 minute walk from the cabin.
Peaceful Valley Chapel 10 minute walk from the cabin.
In these times of the Covid virus the cabin was shut down to guests all March ,April and most of May. I have changed out some of the bedding and couch throws so I can wash all items of linen used between guests.
I am an OCD and now with disinfectant cleaner. I welcome any questions for future guests regard my safety and health standards.
I will keep guests up to date within a month of their stay what is Open in Colorado.
I expect social distancing to be the new normal for a while and the Dew Drop Inn cabin couldn't be more perfect of a get away for that. It's located in a natural paradise.
A few small towns nearby (Lyons, Allenspark Jamestown, Nederland, Ward, Estes Park have homey restaurants and shops. Fine dining at the Gold Hill Inn ( 30 minutes),
The cabin has very reliable satellite WiiFii and Verizon phone service.
The cabin has a large welcoming living room where 2 separate yet joined seating areas. One area with 2 comfortable couches facing each other and the fireplace. The second area of the main living room has a queen sized comfortable Forma Furniture facing the smart TV. This couch can be easily pulled out for a queen bed. The cabin sleeps 6 people comfortably in the queen bed and two Forma Furniture thermapedic mattress queen couches . Boulder County short term rental legal to rent up to 4 adults and 6 with kids.
Off the living room are doorways to the master private bedroom with queen sized bed and into the kitchen. The kitchen has a back door to lead you to the patio and a beautiful window looking down to the patio and creek. Moose, Deer, squirrels, many birds often viewed on the property right out your windows. There are 2 other doorways out of kitchen. One doorway takes you to the back bedroom and sitting area. This room is perched out the back of the cabin and has magnificent views of the creek, forest and wildlife below. Its a wonderful room to sit and read, visit, watch family members below outside or just relax , read, and be mezmerized by sights and sounds of nature and the creek. This backroom has another comfortable queen sized forma furniture coach to be pulled out as a private sleeping area. The bathroom , with a shower, is privately accessed through both the kitchen and the master bedroom. Parking is conveniently located in the front yard of the cabin off Peaceful Valley Rd. A side door off kitchen takes you down a short few stairs to the flagstone patio, grill, picnic table, patio furniture and outside campfire ring which has firewood provided . In rare conditions the Boulder County Sheriff will have a outside stage 2 fire ban ordered and in those times we cannot use the fire pit. Walking down another set of flagstone steps takes you directly to the banks of the middle St. Vrain Creek where relaxing chairs and a hammock await you.
With a valid Colorado fishing license you can fish right on premises. In the summer creekside you can watch humming birds dive through the air above the creek eating bugs or view Colorado Dipper birds diving under neath the water to feed themselves. . In the autumn months the changing colors of the aspens is stunning. In the winter the trail for Cross county skiing, snow shoeing and fat tire mountain biking a five minute to the Middle St. Vrain Trailhead. All my guests have been “ blown away “ by the beauty of the surrounds and the comfort of the cabin. You cannot beat the location , central to so many places to explore.
I like to greet my guests now at a social distance and answer any questions to help them make the most of their special vacation. I provide guests with a list of the closest hiking trails and a local map for perspective. There is a notebook with many reference suggestions for guests to explore and books on local history for ones interest. Once a guest books with me they can access much more details on the Dew Drop Inn through the VRBO hospitality site. I hope to see you soon.Get the full listing »