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Bedrooms 3 / Bathrooms 3 / Sleeps 10 / House
Bedrooms: 3  Bathrooms: 3   Sleeps: 10  Type: House

2 Full baths, 1 Half bath

The Pines

Our three bedroom town house has a private yard and backs up to the San Juan Mountains with great views of the mountains and Narrow Gauge Railroad. You can view from the yard, Master bedroom balcony or climb the stairs behind the unit for up close pictures. Our renters say they meet every train when they are home. The unit sleeps 10 and is 2,100 sq. ft. with 3 story cathedral ceilings in the large great room and cathedral ceilings in each bedroom with fantastic mountain views in all directions. Sip your coffee and watch the sunrise on the deck in front or watch the sunset from the patio with gas grill while having dinner. The great room has TV, DVD, Stereo, wood burning fireplace (firewood provided), eating area for 8 with sliding doors to outdoor patio and wildlife watching. We have a resident deer family that will put on quite a show. The kitchen is furnished with EVERYTHING, spices, crock pot, coffee bean grinder, pantry, coolers. Second eating area for 6 off opposite side of kitchen, laundry room with W/D, soaking sink, garage, ski storage, ½ bath on first floor. Second floor has Master Bedroom with queen, private deck, master bath with 6x6 ft. Jacuzzi tubs., double sinks, TV, DVD. Second bedroom has queen and twin bed, TV, DVD with full bath tub and shower adjacent. We are pet friendly. We live just ¼ mile down the road on the river so obviously think this is the place to be with easy access to town, ski area, outfitters, hiking, biking, and historical sites. We love to share our local knowledge of the best outfitters, what to see and do, where to relax, shop and where to eat. Give us the ages of your group, interest and we will make your Durango vacation the best it can be. So get your family and friends together and give us a call.

TripAdvisor property ID 2387376

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Book this 3 bedroom house in Durango today! A total of 10 people can sleep here comfortably.

Travelers are sharing their opinions on this property. It has an overall rating of 5/5 thanks to an average of 41 reviews.

Costs vary, with the average weekly rate as low as $1470, depending on travel dates.

The owner responds to 90% of inquiries and last updated the property’s calendar Nov 21, 2018.

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About the owner

About the owner

Jack/ Loraine M.
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 Nov 2018
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English



Check in time:17:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: $200.00
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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Proximity to TripAdvisor's Top Durango,-colorado Attractions




  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central heating
  • Clothes dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washing machine

Phone / Internet

  • Internet access
  • Telephone

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi or hot tub

Property Features

  • High chair
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Secure parking


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • Satellite TV
  • TV
  • Video player


  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Grill
  • Patio


  • Children
  • Pets
  • Smoking not allowed


  • 2 Full baths
  • 1 Half bath


Reviews (41)

Excellent – based on 41 reviews Excellent
41 reviews

Very Good

“Home away from home!”

Reviewed 4 Jan 2018

I've never stayed anywhere that made me feel more at home than this place. This home had everything you need from soft towels to clean pots and pans! The environment was very pet friendly. The train passing in the morning and the afternoon was just the icing on the cake! Though we did not have much snow, it was still a wonderful trip and can't wait to get back.

“Dream Vacation”

Reviewed 7 Aug 2017

We booked Jack and Linda's house for the whole month of July. We needed a place with lots of room because we wanted our 2 daughters and their families to come join us in Durango. We all love the Durango area!! The house was perfect for all of us. It is in a perfect location for enjoying Durango and many other attractions. An additional treat was being able to run wave at the train when we heard it coming near. Jack and Linda were very kind and accommodating. They were quick to offer suggestions of things we might like to do. When we returned home our friends asked us what we did for a whole month. There are so many things to do it was impossible to do everything. With mixed emotions we packed up to come back home knowing we would return to Durango when we knew it was time to return.

Response from the owner Loved having you here and love having people enjoy the Durango area as we do. We enjoy giving renters ideas as to what and how to see the many breathtaking views we have here. Just another day in Paradise. So glad you and your family enjoyed your stay and hope to have you come again. Thank you for the review, Linda & Jack Murray

“Perfect mountain retreat!”

Reviewed 24 Jun 2017

The condo was the best-stocked rental we have ever stayed in. Perfect place to rest and relax for our party of 5. We enjoyed the outdoor space as much as the indoor. Hummingbirds and deer coming to visit, the train whistle announcing its arrival just above the condo. The owners were very attentive to our needs before we arrived and offered lots of ideas for activities in the surrounding area. We would definitely rent here again!

Response from the owner Thank you so much for the lovely review. So glad you enjoyed your stay. We love to enhance our renters vacation by sharing our favorite things to do. Hope you will return again soon. Linda & Jack

“Great place to stay”

Reviewed 22 Jul 2015

This is the second summer we stayed for a week's vacation in the condo. Both times we had a really great time-the condo is very convenient to both Purgatory resort and Durango and on the way to Silverton. Our granddaughters enjoyed seeing the Durango-Silverton train go by at the back of the condo and putting coins on the track for the train to flatten. We were a party of 6 and had plenty of room. The location was very quiet both times. We visited Mesa Verde, took the train to Silverton, ate at James Ranch (which is very close by and worth visiting and eating their delicious hamburgers), did a jeep tour of La Plata Canyon and Kennebec Pass and a raft trip on the lower Animas. All of these activities were easily accessible from the condo. Linda and Jack, the owners, made us feel very much at home and live about 10 minutes away. We are planning on returning next year.

“This is a great property in a great location.”

Reviewed 18 Jul 2015

The property was in a great location. It had everything we needed for bed, bath and kitchen. There was plenty of room for the ten people in our party. The owners were very helpful and checked to make sure we had anything we needed. It was quiet except when the train would go by, but that was fun to watch.

“Comfortable, roomy retreat with plenty of privacy for extended family”

Reviewed 4 Apr 2015

My boyfriend and I met my parents for a long weekend and stayed at the Pines. The home is very roomy and comfortable. It was a little chilly to enjoy the patio, but we did grill out and enjoyed our meals indoors. We took our dogs for twice daily walks along the railroad tracks behind the property. The master suite and second floor bathroom right outside the second bedroom provided sufficient privacy. The dining area/ family room was nice and spacious: comfortable for reading, conversation or watching TV. The location midway between Durango and Purgatory was perfect. We found The Pines through VRBO and would definitely look to stay there next time we make it to Durango. Linda is a great hostess and made sure that we had everything we needed for our weekend!

“A wonderful family trip”

Reviewed 23 Oct 2014

We absolutely loved our week in Durango and stay at The Pines. Linda was so helpful and accommodating and the spacious home was perfect for our family reunion. Loved having the famous Silverton train behind the place! As first time visitors to Durango we enjoyed very much having Linda's advice on what to do in the area. Hiking, ATV trip, float trip, horseback riding all in the most beautiful mountain setting imaginable. Evenings on the balcony enjoying the stars...what could be better! We will be back for another stay at The Pines!

“Great location and all the needed essentials were in stock”

Reviewed 10 Aug 2014

We really enjoyed our stay and Linda and Jack attended to all our needs while we stayed there for the 5 days. The location was really convenient with a short drive to Purgatory and also a short drive into town. We would definitely go back if the opportunity arose.

“Well stocked, comfortable rental property was perfect for our extended families stay in Durango.”

Reviewed 1 Jul 2014

This condo has comfortable beds, plenty of room to sit comfortably and a spacious patio with a clean grill. The narrow gage railroad runs behind the property, which our little ones enjoyed running up to see daily. The kitchen is well stocked, better than my own kitchen. Plenty of room for 2-3 cars to park. There is even a garage with an opener. Be aware that the bedroom with two queens is on the third floor with no bathroom. There are two bathrooms on the second floor as well as a half on the first floor. The bathrooms were well stocked too. Our only complaint was the bedrooms were a bit warm in the early night.

“Home away from Home”

Reviewed 19 Oct 2013

We felt right at home at The Pines. Linda met us upon arrival and warmly welcomed us to 'our home away from home'. Notes on the fridge and the comprehensive package that we received prior to our arrival really helped us settle in comfortably. Every amenity was available- gas BBQ, fireplace, laundry facilities, games, tourist brochures and food basics in the pantry. We enjoyed staying in a rural setting with a quick highway drive to Durango. The biggest plus is that the Durango Silverton steam train runs at the back of the property. My husband, who is a model train hobbyist, was thrilled. He always had the movie camera ready to capture the daily runs. Great place with great value!

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