Home for Rent

Durango Colorado 81301 United States of America

Listing # 142620

Rates From USD 3500 Monthly
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Last Updated: Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Modern Mountain Home - 3 BR / 2.5 BA - Furnished - Available 1/3/21

We're renting our 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath furnished home in Durango Hills from approximately 1/3/21 to 7/3/21 (up to 7 months). There's a possibility it could be available longer, to be determined. For those needing a place for a shorter time, we can also rent it for 1 month at a time.

If you have any questions after reading the House Description and Lease Details below, please contact us via email, phone call, or text to schedule a time to see the house (masks required). Please DO NOT disturb current occupants bye visiting unannounced.

If you are interested in filling out an application after seeing the house, please let me know and I will forward you the online application.

House Description:

- Nearly 2600 sq. ft. of living space plus 2-car detached garage.

- This home is unique architecturally, with a modern design that fits into its natural surroundings and a 3-level floorplan that is very open but provides privacy to all family members.

- Lower level includes: Reading room/movie room (with dvd player, Roku, video projector, and projection screen), amazing views to the surrounding hills and forest, sliding glass doors leading to a covered patio, separate master bedroom with large walk-in closet, bathroom with shower, and laundry room.

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- Main level: This level includes the front door to the house, 3 other doors leading to 3 separate decks, an open kitchen / dining / living room area, a 2-story solarium with views; coat closet, half-bath; and a large 2nd bedroom with floor-to-ceiling closets and attached full bath.

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- Upper level: Home to a cozy, yet good-sized 3rd bedroom (perfect for a kids' room, distance-learning classroom, or home office).

Additional amenities:
- Fully furnished, including well-equipped kitchen for home chefs
- 3 decks (totaling 753 sq. ft.) with views in all directions and outdoor tables, chairs, hammocks, etc
- Kid's tree house with zipline and tree swing
- Kid's games, books, etc.
- Basketball hoop and paved play/parking area
- Outdoor water feature and fire pit
- Direct gas connection to a 1,000 gallon propane tank for your gas BBQ (so you never run out of propane)
- Direct electrical connection on the covered patio for your hot tub (if you have your own or want to rent one while here)
- Fitness and outdoor equipment (elliptical, recumbent bike, inversion table, snowshoes, skis, sleds, etc.)
- Stays cool in the summer with large windows in every room allowing for gentle mountain breezes to circulate through the house
- Stays warm in the winter with multiple sources of heat (3 propane-burning stoves, 1 wood-burning stove, and electric wall heaters and electric towel warmer in the bathrooms)
- Friendly neighbors are close-by in case of emergency, but other houses are screened from house (so you have the privacy of out-of-town living without feeling isolated)
- "Smart home" security features including lock and outdoor cameras
- 2 separate internet lines to allow dedicated wi-fi network for distance learning, working at home, etc.
- 3 acres of beautiful forested property with view of peaceful aspen meadow
- Adjacent to US Forest trails (hiking, biking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing right out your door)
- 15 minute drive to east end of Durango (Bread, gas, etc), 20 minute drive to downtown Durango, 30 minute drive to Durango airport, 45 minute drive to regional destinations such as Lake Vallecito or Purgatory
- The last 3 miles to/from the house is on a mountain gravel road. All-wheel drive or four-wheel drive is ESSENTIAL in the winter months, and snow tires are recommended.

Lease details:
- Sewer provided at no charge
- All other utilities paid by tenant, averaging approx. $250/month depending on the season and number of occupants
- Refundable security deposit equivalent to 1 month's rent
- 1-2 pets negotiable with a $1,000 refundable pet deposit for each pet due at time of lease signing
- We will require 3 references, a credit check,


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
2600 Sq. Feet
Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Sunday, January 3, 2021 until Saturday, July 3, 2021
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Durango
Postal Code - State or Province 81301 CO
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Durango Hills
Closest University Fort Lewis College
University nearby

Rental Price:

USD 3500 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Rural Environment
  • Near Woods
  • Near Mountains

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Off Campus
  • Available for Short Term
  • Writing or Country Retreat


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Wireless Network
  • Computer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Security System or Doorman
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Jeremy and Erika and our two kids (Wilder and Piper) spend school years in San Francisco, CA. We spend summers (mid June to mid August) in charming Durango, CO. We love to share our mountain house with other kindred spirits.

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