Rell 3083: Vacation Rental Property in Estes Park CO
A top-level condominium duplex situated high up on the slopes of Ram’s Horn Mountain at prestigious Windcliff Estates.
Vacation Duplex in
Estes Park Colorado
||2 Bedrooms • Sleeps 6
||2 Queen Beds, 1 Sleeper Sofa
||2 Full Bathrooms
(Rates Displayed in USD)
Daily Rates from $150
Welcome to “Rell” — Its street address on “St. Moritz Trail” has a definite Alpine ring to it. And, well it should. You need only to step inside to understand why. A western wall of windows arrayed before you frames the majesty of the Rocky Mountains in Rocky Mountain National Park. It is a stunning portrayal of forests, tundra, and rock ascending upon rock to ever-greater heights — all capped by a Colorado sky so blue as to defy description. Step out onto the western deck for a breath of the freshest air imaginable as you endeavor to comprehend the majesty of your surroundings. Bar stools at a bar railing compliment the traditional outdoor lounge seating and the attendant gas grill for those moments when only a meal out-of-doors will do. Tall trees hover nearby as a perch for song birds, owls, magpies, and jays. Hawks soar upon a summer thermal. And, it is here that you will discover the majesty of a Colorado nighttime sky when it is pierced with a million pricks of light. Far down in the valley the lights of the YMCA’s International Conference Center lend their twinkle like those of an Alpine village.
The living room ceiling at “Rell” is anchored aloft by heavy, kiva-like beams. The fireplace is a worthy setting to rekindle tales of the trails, waterfalls, snowfields, and glaciers that have been part of your day in the National Park. Leather seats embrace one in a special way at this hour of the evening. The “Rell” kitchen is the real thing with an elegant granite bar overlooking all culinary proceedings — be they assembling a picnic for a day in the Park or a holiday feast. Natural lighting spills down from massive clerestory windows high overhead. The dining room, with its unparalleled views to the Front Range of the Rockies, serves both as an elegant site for meals with the Jazz tableware provided — and as a gaming room for the games and puzzles close at hand.
Many galleries and museums could envy the variety and quality of the Native American art and artifacts arrayed at “Rell.” Limited edition prints by Robert Redbird and Bev Doolittle adorn the walls. A massive “dream catcher” awaits your biggest dreams and a chance to help fulfill them. Indian weavings, baskets, rugs, pottery, and stunning bronze sculptures chronicle the culture and character of our earliest citizens. Their footprints left marks upon the landscape of “Windcliff” in an earlier time. Today at “Rell” these characterizations of their colorful cultures leave tracks upon our hearts.
The ensuite master bedroom awakens with you every morning to the thrill of a Colorado sunrise kissing the mountain peaks with its earliest light. Nature is spread before you in full array. A handsome portrait of Samson — reckoned to be the grandest elk ever to roam these parts — dominates the room. A large-screen TV is at the ready — just in case. An exterior doorway leads out to the wrap-around deck and stairs down to a garden of trees and rocks below. The guest room enjoys the same magnificent views, deck access, and a bathroom to call its own.
Many they are who have encountered the Rocky Mountain charms of “Rell,” and who have inscribed an inkling of their experience in the Guest Book.
• “What a special home — and the view!”
• “You really can’t describe a home and surroundings like these. You have to experience them.”
• “We have thoroughly enjoyed this lovely home — particularly the décor and the incredible views!”
• “We’ve seen elk, turkeys, deer, coyotes, magpies, and jays.”
• “A wonderful stay in a wonderful accommodation in a wonderful location!”
• “Such a beautiful place with amazing views!”
• “Everything exceeded our expectations.”
• “Rell is a fabulous place and we couldn’t have been more pleased with our accommodations.”
• “The wildlife here are so serene and calm.”
• “When we walked into Rell it took our breath away!”
• “For lovers of the Front Range, we found the view from your lovely mountain home to be the most spectacular ever!”
• “The mountains are never the same. Their mood is dictated by the sun and the moon.”
• “This was our third stay at Rell. We simply can’t imagine staying anywhere else.”
Although Estes Park [Rocky Mountain National Park’s gateway community] is only 15 minutes distant by car, you will always feel securely tucked away at “Rell” — separated from the “hustle and bustle” of people and their traffic. The Windcliff enclave embracing the “Rell” residence is a private residential community comprising 260 acres on the sunny western slopes of Ram’s Horn Mountain. It is served by a single entrance to private roads with no through streets or heavy traffic. It is truly a world apart!
Activities and Special Interests
This property provides access to the following activities and special interests:
» Family Vacations
» Group and Reunion
» Horseback Riding
» Mountain Biking
» State National Parks
» Cross Country Skiing
» Internet Access
» Cable/Dish TV
» Ceiling Fan(s)
» Full Kitchen
» DVD Player
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