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Sweet Log Cabin/Hot Tub/Nr.Purgatory Ski Resort & Electra Lake

Mackey Log Cabin in a Winter Wonderland
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Cabin -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Durango, Colorado
Experience the 'real' Colorado with this darling log cabin in the woods. The location is great - hiking distance to one of the most beautiful high mountain lakes in Colorado, Electra Lake. We even provide a canoe .
For winter fun, you are only 6 miles from Purgatory Ski Resort. Only 20 minutes from historic Downtown Durango, The Mackey Log Cabin offers
mountain views, peace and tranquility on a wooded acre that backs up to 15 acres of woods. Soaking under the stars (no street lights here) or with the snow gently falling on you is a real treat. Grill that fish you caught and dine outside. Keep an eye out for deer or elk that often pass by the cabin.
A cozy wood stove with the glass front provides a cozy place to watch the big game or a movie on the satellite T.V. Wifi is provided. The full kitchen provides everything you ne...
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Listing #FKN8414380
About the Owner
Kimberly M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Guests enjoy a lock box with key to the home so they have maximum flexibility on when they want to check in. We are available by phone or in person as the guest desires. Lists of fun things to do and appropriate websites for local activities are provided including our favor hikes, restaurants etc..
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

Great location, not far from durango a beautiful 20 minute drive. Trails, lakes and of course the ski resort just minutes away... Cabin was beautiful, clean and had all the comforts of home. We made a full Thanksgiving dinner with ease in the fully equipped...More

Thank summerbr7694
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We stayed at the Mackey Log Cabin for 6 days. The accommodations were excellent. There was plenty of room for my family of six. The atmosphere was great for our family game nights, morning coffee, grilled meals and the wonderful soaks in the hot tub....More

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purgrentals, VR Owner at Sweet Log Cabin/Hot Tub/Nr.Purgatory Ski Resort & Electra Lake, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

So glad you enjoyed our cabin and our town!! Thanks for being such considerate guests! Kimberly and Mac Mackey

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No smoking ANYWHERE or outdoor fires. Separate rental agreement will be sent to guest for signing. Only preapproved dogs allowed with $100 pet fee Must review with...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    2 Queens
    1 Bunk
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
Sep 3, 2018 -
Oct 18, 2018
Fall Season
2 nights
Oct 19, 2018 -
Nov 15, 2018
Fall Shoulder Season
2 nights
Nov 16, 2018 -
Nov 24, 2018
3 nights
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  • Cleaning fee: $130 / stay - Fee
  • Pet Fee (Must be preapproved by owner first): $100 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $300 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
The Mackey Log Cabin is on a heavily wooded acre that backs up to 15 acres of woods. The back patio where the BBQ and hot tub are back up to these woods where it is not unusual to see deer and Elk. The front of the cabin has beautiful views of the 10,500 ft 'Hermosa Cliffs'. This is a peaceful and quiet area within a 5 minute drive or 20 minute hike to the beautiful Electra Lake. All the homes are minimally on an acre and some up to 30 acres. Downtown Durango is only a 20 minute drive south where there are over 70 bars/restaurants in this historic western town. Along the way you will pass hot springs, golf courses and more dining options.
Getting around
A car is necessary and all wheel drive or four wheel drive is required in winter.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: LaPlata County : 44.7 mi
Railway: Durango Narrow Gauge Railroad: 9.9 mi
Take HWY # 550 north from downtown Durango for approx. 20 miles. A car is necessary. (Four wheel drive required in winter.) The cabin is about 45 minutes from LaPlata County Airport , 4 hours from airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico and approx 7 hours from Denver International Airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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