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Gem Lake Retreat

1331 Clara Dr, Estes Park, Colorado 80517

  • Property Type


  • Location

    Mountain View

  • Bedrooms


  • Bathrooms


  • Sleeps


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Vacation Rental Description

City of Estes Park registration 3458
As you drive into the MacGregor Ranch to this 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom mountain cabin that sleeps 6, the history of Estes Park and the ranch, the wildlife and the magnificent views of the Rockies form a harmony and tranquility that only this area can provide. The famous hike, Gem Lake Trail (part of the National Park) is a 10-minute walk away. Horse back riding is also close-by. There is plenty of land to explore and enjoy or you can just sit and take it all in.

This rustic cabin property is secluded and inviting and includes many areas to relax and unwind from your travels. There are rock outcroppings to enjoy and climb and even larger rocks that provide seating, along with outdoor furniture for dining and gatherings. PLEASE NOTE, THERE IS NO GAS GRILL.

As you enter this cabin with knotty pine walls and mountain furnishings, you realize that you have surely arrived in the Rockies. Your mountain adventures begin here. The kitchen is equipped with items to create a simple breakfast or a 6-course Thanksgiving dinner. From a Keurig coffeemaker and Black and Decker drip coffeemaker, to bowls, a mixer and crockpot; everything is right at your fingertips.

The main level offers a bedroom with a gorgeous Queen bed made of mixed woods and a matching mirror. There is ample space with a chest of drawers and a large closet. Just around the corner is the guest bathroom with a tub/shower combination.

The Great Room opens to a large dining room and living room. The dining table can comfortably seat 6 or 8. The sliding doors open to the deck, more seating and stunning views of Longs Peak, Twin Sisters and the mountains of the Continental Divide. A 7 foot stuffed bear welcomes you to this cabin.

The cozy Living Room has a couch and matching armchair and 2 glider rockers. There is a flat-screen TV, DVD/CD Player and Cable for your enjoyment. This cabin also includes WIFI and a Weber gas grill.
The elk chandelier, warm lighting, wall decor and the Mr. Sheriff Stuffed Bear all add to the character and mountain ambiance of this living room and rustic cabin.

The second Queen bedroom is located off the living room, on the main leve

Property Suitability

Wheel Chair Accessible

Smoking Permitted


Pets Considered

Television, DVD & Blu-ray Player Details

Television Details:

Flat screen TVs in living areas and bedrooms

DVD & Blu-ray Player Details:

DVD/CD players in living area and bedrooms

Rental Amenities

  • Air Conditioning - Central
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Games
  • Heating - Central
  • Icemaker
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Kitchen
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Area Activities & Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Cycling
  • Fishing - Freshwater
  • Golf
  • Golf - Miniature
  • Health/Beauty Spas
  • Historical Sites
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Live Shows
  • Local Tours
  • Mountain Biking
  • Museums
  • Nightlife
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Shopping - Outlet
  • Sight Seeing
  • Snow Skiing
  • Water Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sporting Events
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Winery Tours