Idyllic Mountain Log Cabin with a Wood-Burning Stove near Electra Lake, Colorado

Durango, Colorado (United States)
Log Cabins
1 unit
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed

Glampers will feel at home straight away in this spacious log cabin near Electra Lake, Colorado, where high ceilings frame views across the stunning wilderness. The open-plan design of the cabin allows spaces to flow seamlessly into each other and out into nature. The wood-panelled living room is the ideal place to relax in front of the wood-burning stove: gazing outside or simply watching the flat-screen cable television. For glampers wishing to work there is even a desk, and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the cabin.

In the fully equipped kitchen, guests have plenty of storage and space to prepare meals or snacks for long days spent in nature. There is also a dishwasher. In the summer, guests can enjoy cooking outside on the barbecue, then have their meal on the deck surrounded by the stunning landscape.

A total of eight guests (as well as two dogs) can comfortably stay in this three-bedroom (plus loft), two-and-a-half bathroom home. Downstairs, the master bedroom has a queen-sized Sleep Number bed, and its own full bathroom. There are two bedrooms on the second floor: one is equipped with a double bed, and the other with a queen-sized bed. In the loft, there is also a twin trundle bed, which is ideal for children. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Linens
  • Stove
  • Fireplace
  • Washer
  • Satellite/Cable

Guests have this spacious cabin to themselves with all the facilities necessary for a cozy getaway. The cabin features a flat-screen cable TV, a DVD player, Wi-Fi throughout, a wood-burning stove, a washer and dryer, and even a workstation for guests who need to take work with them.

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Location + Surroundings

Centrally situated in the breathtaking San Juan Mountains near Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, this cabin is the ideal place for glampers seeking the convenience of downtown Durango, with outdoor pursuits on their doorstep. Glampers are six miles from the family-friendly Purgatory Resort and seven miles from the scenic Electra Lake. Glampers can choose between various activities such as skiing, hiking, biking, and fishing. The cabin can be easily reached with a short 37-mile drive from Durango-La Plata County Airport. Read More


During ski season, glampers are a short drive from Purgatory Resort. The resort has over 88 trails and caters to snowboarders, cross-country skiers, and alpine skiers alike. There is even a ski school for complete novices, and options to take a sleigh ride or go for a snowshoeing trek in the backcountry.

During the summer guests can drive or take a scenic hike to Electra Lake for unrivaled scenery and fishing. For a unique experience, and opportunity to view a UNESCO World Heritage Site glampers can visit the cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park.

In downtown Durango, there are over 70 shops, and restaurants to choose from. The city also hosts various festivals held throughout the year. From Durango, glampers can take a trip down the Animas River, or ride a steam-powered train to the old mining town of Silverton.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

  • As long as you cancel at least 30 days before check-in, you will receive a 50% refund minus our service fee.
  • If you cancel within 30 days of check-in, the host does not offer a refund.
  • If you cancel after check-in, any refund will be at the host's discretion (and will not include the service fee).
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Additional Information

Guests may require a vehicle with four-wheel drive or traction during the winter.

There is no fishing license requirement for Electra Lake, however, there is a visitor's fee.

A two-dog maximum is allowed at the property.

There is a minimum renting age of 21.

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