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Dream Views Waterfall! Gorgeous Slope Side Romance at Purgatory

Enjoy Durango with romantic ambiance and incredible mountains views
17 reviews
Enjoy Durango with romantic ambiance and incredible mountains views
Bedroom views fit for a Durango Honeymoon, or to renew the woo!
The 40 plus foot tall waterfall, Dream Views balcony and patio are seen just to the left. March
Our building; the Needles Mountains and Twilight Lake that Dream Views Waterfall overlooks Mid Oct
We put our hearts into all our home's decor details, and make updates annually.
Early June Vistas from Balcony of Durango Dream Views Waterfall. Mountains much closer in person.
A good idea of how close the Needles mountains feel, view is seated on leather sofa.
The romance factor!  Pottery Barn crystal chandelier is new for 2017, we hope you love it too!
Deck with gas BBQ & Pier 1 seating  upstairs and patio downstiars with loveseat swing
Beautiful kitchen with granite and stainless is well stocked for cooking
Romance your loved one with incredible snuggle views
The tempur-pedic queen bed and down filled RL duvet make for blissful sleep
Downstairs Oversize jacuzzi tub for 2 and granite vanity bathroom
Reclaimed wood furniture, peak at mountains and lake
Semi-Private Bunk Alcove, Joyful Art Welcome Children
Semi-private children's space leads to hallway with 2 queen bedrooms and bathroom
Upstairs bathroom granite vanity and RL paint
Cody's vacation tile handiwork in upstairs bathroom. We hope you love it!
Durango Dream Views are both child friendly with 2 pack n plays, high chair, and toys
Summer, Winter or Fall, Gorgeous Vistas for All!
2 Story Ground-Level Corner Unit Overlooks the  Needles Mountains in Background
Park in Front, 2-3 Minute Walk to DMMA Heated outdoor Pool, fitness and hot tub.
Purgatory Mountain Ski Resort truly feels a little closer to Heaven!
Ski Lifts behind Heated Pool. 8% Resort - Guest use fee gives guest access to amenities
Fall family fishing, so many lakes and hikes nearby! Potato (Spud) and Molas are 2 favorites
The Purgatory bunny ski slopes are just 3 minute walk to ski (and main high speed lift too!)
Durango Silverton Railroad, Incredible Views (We pefer the Outside Cars in Summer & fall)
Wonder What the Guiness Record For Most Hours FlyFishing Is?
Reap the Rewards! This Easy Family Hike starts Up By Lift 4, One of Endless Hiking Options
The men needed a massage after San Juan Trail, Trimble offers massage in Purg Plaza.
Visit Mesa Merde National Park and ruins 1.15hr drive
Walk 3 min. from Dream Views and ride lifts to the summer and fall Alpine Slide
Drive 25 minutes north to hike, feed ducks or fish in private, stocked Molas Lake
The San Juan Mountains are breathtking. Just 3 min. walk from Dream Views to ride Purgatory lifts
2 min. walk from Dream Views Waterfall to the Purgatory ropes course, Purg summer adventure pack
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Durango, Colorado
Our family's "Durango Dream Views Waterfall" condo at Purgatory Resort, CO offers a truly special place to stay while enjoying Durango and the San Juan Mountains. Gaze upon the Colorado Rockies while snuggling in bed, spend evenings by the wood fireplace, and soak in our 2 person jacuzzi tub. In Spring, summer and Fall seasons enjoy the gentle murmur of the 40+ foot cascading waterfall a few meters from our balcony and patio. Rent with confidence! Owner Sunshine Qualls has communicated with each of our valued guests since 2008.

Lovingly remodeled from top to bottom, a richly artistic décor complements corner unit views of the stunning 14,000FT Needles Mountains. For Purgaotry ski season, our East Rim unit is just a 3-4 minute walk to Purgatory ski lifts, ski beach and ski school. It's only a 2 minute walk to the Pur...
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About the Owner, Sunshine Q
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Nov 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
Owner Sunshine is available to our valued guests by phone and email daily from 11am-9ish pm. Experienced at rental by owner, I have communicated with each of our guests since 2008. Before we sold our 3rd Durango property to make more timer for baby and homeshool, we averaged over 100 guest families a year. I work from home, and our whole family cares about each of our guest's experience.

Your 15 page welcome letter, arrival and home entry information all come directly from me. Our local care-taking couple live 10 minutes south for emergencies. In addition to a detailed welcome letter , I also maintain a "Durango Dream Views" website with activities pages, a blog, and a pinterest page to share lots of insider activity tips.
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English first
Fort Worth, Texas
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed June 2, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

This is the most well appointed, nicest, fully stocked rental property I have ever stayed at!! I think it might be nicer than my home. :-) You would go wrong booking anywhere else on Purgatory Mountain especially for the price. The owner is very involved as well as the caretakers and cleaning person. They responded immediately when I called them...

Management response:

Dear Gina, Thank you so much for taking time to review our home and your stay experience. You were a pleasure to communicate with! It makes us feel great to know that "Durango Dream Views Waterfall" helped your family enjoyed special vacation time together. We also loved hearing that our efforts to care about the details were valued by your...


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Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
Reviewed February 2, 2012 for a stay in January 2012

The trip was planned for my 27th birthday. Everything was perfect and we had so much fun. The ski hill was just a short walk as were bars and excellent restaurants. We had a beautiful new kitchen we cooked in most nights. The neighbors were all very friendly. Also the Durango Mountain Resort was just across the street and we...

Reviewed August 8, 2011 for a stay in July 2011

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Doggies (no cats or other animals) $15pp/pn Dogs must be kept off of beds and furniture No rental by representative/ no subletting Minimum rental age 24 years Max 6 adults + 2...
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May 26, 2017 -
Sep 5, 2017
Summer Refreshing Green Mountain: 1-4 guest rate shown
6 nights
Dec 23, 2017 -
Dec 30, 2017
Christmas Week 1-6 Guest Rate Shown
5 nights
  • Departure Cleaning (total to cleaner): $149 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All rates + $400 Fully Refundable Damage Deposit. We love offering beautifully upgraded and uniquely romantic Durango Rentals for couples & Families to stay! We make annual improvements to keep homes lovely. More photos / FAQ's at our 'Durango Dream Views' site.
TAX includes 8% DMMA Resort Fee + Amenities (pool, hot tub, fitness)
TO ALL RATES ADD: $400 Fully Refundable Security Deposit.
Please note that Fall and Spring Season offer a lower 2 guest rate not reflected on table. KINDLY ensure your inquiry to owner Sunshine is complete with number of guests age 2+ and include a phone #. CANCELLATION Policy: As a rental by owner all other inquiries for dates are turned away once we place our valued guest's reservation on the calendar. Therefore we issue cancellation refunds are issued ONLY if the dates can be re-rented, details in full policy. Cancellation insurance is available 3rd part on the reservation invoice or at the 'insure my trip' site.
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About the neighborhood
Our corner unit, 2 level 1277sq ft condo is located at the base of Durango Mountain Ski Resort at Purgatory Mountain with views facing the Needles Mountains. We are a slope-side property, approximately a 3minute walk to the high-speed lifts (about 150M to the lifts), a 1 minute walk to the lodge and pool, fitness and hot tub, and a minutes walk to the Purgatory Plaza.

The Durango Mountain Resort at Purgatory is an excellent location between Historic Durango and Silverton. We are approximate 30 minutes North of Historic Downtown Durango and 40 minutes south of Silverton. You can buy and pick up Durango-Silverton Railway tickets in advance, the catch the train at the Rockwood station 12 minutes drive from our condo. Many guests prefer this option as it saves an hour off the long train rid...
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How to get there
Airport: Durango/ La Plata (DRO): 50.3 mi
Drive from LaPLata DRO Airport 1HR, Drive from ABQ 3.5 Hrs, Drive North from Historic Downtown Durango 30 minutes, Drive to Rockwood Station for Durango-Silverton Railroad 15 minutes, Drive to Mesa Verde 1.15HR, Drive to numerous Lakes: Electra Lake 10 min, Haviland Lake 15 min, Spud Lake 30 min, Molas Lake 35 min, Purg Lake 5 min, Cascade Creek 15 min, Hermosa Creek 20 min.
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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