VR-21-0003. Enchanting, Romantic Cabin .Creekside Near Estes, Allenspark , WiFi

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1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
1 bedroom, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Smart TV, fireplace, DVD player, books
Smart TV, fireplace, DVD player, books

Overview of VR-21-0003. Enchanting, Romantic Cabin .Creekside Near Estes, Allenspark , WiFi

VR-21-0003. Enchanting, Romantic Cabin .Creekside Near Estes, Allenspark , WiFi

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire cabin

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Gym
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
  • Contactless check-out
Lyons, CO

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLily Lake27 min drive
  • Popular LocationEldora Mountain Resort45 min drive
  • Popular LocationFlagstaff Mountain56 min drive
  • AirportBroomfield, CO (BJC-Rocky Mountain Metropolitan)67 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 6
800 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    Common area
      1 queen bed
      1 sleep sofa/futon
    Bathroom 1

    About this property

    Entire place

    You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

    VR-21-0003. Enchanting, Romantic Cabin .Creekside Near Estes, Allenspark , WiFi

    Ski-in/ski-out access for family fun on the slopes
    The Dew Drop Inn in Peaceful Valley, Colorado is a darling cabin built in 1939 with modern electricity heat , appliances and plumbing, Water is Rocky Mountain delicious well water potable filtered 3 ways.

    The cabin is fully stocked with all essentials. pots, pans, cooking oils, sugars, coffee, teas, plates, glasses, etc, etc..

    This Riparian waterway nature reserve feeling is welcoming, cozy and a 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. There are relaxing sitting areas. Take a five minute walk to trails for hiking, running, mountain biking, snow shoeing and XC skiing. A short walk to a nearby view of the continental divide....ask owner. A scenic 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).
    , 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.
    Please No ATV Patrons or owners . Please read house rules.
    The Dew Drop Inn is a cabin for outdoor enthusiasts the way Theodore Roosevelt imaged when he developed our National Parks.
    Thank you for appreciate the desire to protect our lands for future generations.

    I Have the highest cleaning standards which include disinfecting all surfaces, washing every towel, sheets, blankets, bed covers used by guests between guests. I have multiple linen sets. The cabin also has abundant windows for fresh air circulation.

    I am an OCD and now with disinfectant cleaner while also protecting our precious planet. I welcome any questions for future guests regard my safety and health standards.

    A few small towns nearby ,` Allenspark Jamestown, Nederland, Ward, Estes Park have homey restaurants and shops. Ferncliff (6 miles away), has a small market, a new yummy taco burrito to go or quick sit down eatery., a gas station, liquor store and laundry mat. Allenspark has a Pizza Tavern .
    Fine dining at the Gold Hill Inn ( 30 minutes...summers /early fall only ).
    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 electric fire ambiance.. 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 4 adults 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 people total with if a few children.

    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 out side table . Boulder County does not allow short term rentals to have outdoor fires.
    Nearby forest Service campgrounds are allowed campfires.

    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 or nearby forest service land. 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. Peaceful Valley also has abundant mammal wildlife with Moose ,Deer, coyotes, bunnies, squirrels, chipmunks, marmots, bears often sighted. 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 wish for all Dew Drop Inn guests to have one of the best get away memories in their lives. And I am happy to provide any local information to make your vacation easier for you. 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.
    Guest accommodations at this cabin offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with sofa beds and dining tables. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils.

    Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.

    Recreational amenities at the cabin include ski-in/ski-out access and a fitness center.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

    Property manager

    Maura Christoph
    Speaks English

    Cleaning and safety practices

    Enhanced cleanliness measures

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property
    High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
    Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
    Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of CESCO (S. Korea)
    Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of guide to reopening vacation rentals (DTV & DFV - Germany) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

    Social distancing

    Contactless check-in and check-out
    This information is provided by our partners.

    Property amenities


    • Beach sun loungers


    • Cross-country skiing and snowboarding nearby
    • Ski-in/ski-out access


    • WiFi available

    Parking and transportation

    • Car recommended

    Family friendly

    • Playground
    • Children's dinnerware
    • Children's games
    • Children's books


    • Refrigerator
    • Stovetop
    • Microwave
    • Oven
    • Paper towels
    • Cookware/dishes/utensils
    • Electric kettle
    • Toaster
    • Spices


    • Dining table


    • 1 bedroom
    • Bed sheets provided
    • Sofa bed


    • 1 bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hair dryer
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels provided
    • Soap
    • Shampoo

    Living spaces

    • Fireplace
    • Wood stove


    • Smart TV with cable/satellite service
    • DVD player
    • Books
    • Video library
    • Games

    Outdoor areas

    • Patio
    • Barbecue grill
    • Garden
    • Outdoor furniture


    • Near laundromat


    • Heating


    • No pets allowed


    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
    • Grab bar in shower
    • Grab bar near toilet
    • Smoke-free property

    Services and conveniences

    • Iron/ironing board
    • Phone

    Location highlights

    • On the river
    • On the waterfront
    • In the city center
    • In the mountains

    Things to do

    • Fitness center
    • Snow sports gear
    • Bicycling on site
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Horse riding nearby
    • Fishing nearby
    • Hiking nearby
    • Wildlife and game walks nearby
    • Rock climbing nearby
    • Cycling nearby
    • Mountain biking nearby
    • Mountain climbing nearby

    Safety features

    • Carbon monoxide detector
    • Fire extinguisher
    • First aid kit
    • Smoke detector
    • Deadbolt lock


    • Sleeps 6

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    Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
    Minimum check-in age - 21


    Check-out before 11:00 AM

    Special check-in instructions

    You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


    Pets not allowed

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome

    Important information

    You need to know

    This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
    Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
    Long-term renters welcome
    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
    This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

    We should mention

    A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

    About this area


    Located in Lyons, this cabin is in the city center and on the waterfront. Beaver Reservoir Trailhead and Switzerland Trail are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Rocky Mountain National Park and Wild Basin Area. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

    What's nearby

    • Lily Lake - 27 min drive
    • Pearl Street Mall - 43 min drive
    • Eldora Mountain Resort - 45 min drive
    • Flagstaff Mountain - 56 min drive
    • Bear Lake Trailhead - 57 min drive

    Getting around

    • Denver International Airport (DEN) - 87 min drive


    • Millsite Inn — 9 min drive
    • Rock Creek Tavern & Pizzeria — 12 min drive
    • Fawn Brook Inn — 13 min drive
    • Meadow Mountain Cafe — 14 min drive

    Frequently asked questions

    Overall score and ratings



    Rating 5 - Excellent. 99 out of 101 reviews
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    Rating 4 - Good. 2 out of 101 reviews
    4 - Good 2%
    Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 101 reviews
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    5/5 Excellent

    Amazing as always
    I booked this property for my parents after we had an amazing stay there last year. They loved it as much as we did! Maura is an awesome host and her place is stunning. We can’t wait to come back ourselves!

    5/5 Excellent

    Wonderful stay in picturesque Rocky Mountain Valley
    Perfect if you want to have an authentic experience away from tourists but still have excellent food & drink within less than 15 minutes. Communication was excellent, and helped us find some real gems for super close hikes and local food & supplies.

    5/5 Excellent

    RMNP vacation
    Great of the beaten path cabin Maura was very attentive to our needs we will stay there again next time we go to Colorado and RMNP

    5/5 Excellent

    The best cabin!
    You will not find a better cabin to stay in! Very clean, beautiful view, and an AMAZING host.

    5/5 Excellent

    Another wonderful stay
    We had another wonderful stay at our favorite cabin getaway, celebrating 13 years of marriage. We had everything we needed, including perfect weather and scenic hikes.