New HDTV's in the 3 bedrooms with private baths, with DVD player. New Blu Ray player in living room with Samsung HDTV. Just had Direct TV installed with the Genie DVR so you can record a program or sporting event while you are out enjoying the outdoors, and watch it when you return. In addition we have added a High Definition Package with a lot of programming.
This quiet and cozy Mtn home is in Frisco, CO, at the heart of Summit County. It's on 4 city lots on Fourth Ave (221 S) in the center core of town, 1.5 blks from Main St. The closest free Ski Shuttle stops are on Main/ 1st Ave and Main/ 6th Ave. It is a comfortable seven bedroom, four full bath and two half bath Retreat that sleeps 23. It's warmly decorated in a mountain motif and mountain colors. There are breathtaking views of Mt Royal, the massive giant that's the westward backdrop of Frisco. Noted partially in the background in this photo. There are awesome N/S/E views as well. If you need more space, you can rent the adjacent private cabin, listed on this web page as The Frisco Cabin. There's free HIGH SPEED WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS!
Sleeping Arrangements: The bedrooms are named after Colorado wildflowers from the days when it began as a Bed & Breakfast, by the owners Mother. The name comes from the owner's mother Deidre and her chikdhood friend Martha who began the B&B in 1985. It was run as such on our arrival in 1994, After ownership was shifted in 1999, it was changed to a Retreat in 2000.
The following 3 bedrooms have private bathrooms: the upstairs large Master suite (Columbine, sleeps 5) has a King pillow top bed, Twin bed, and Dbl/Full innerspring futon couch and a full bath. There is a wood-burning fireplace, and NEW 42" HDTV with Blu Ray. The bedroom on the main floor (Pearly Everlasting, sleeps 3), just off the kitchen, has a log bed with a Queen pillow top bed, Twin bed and a full bath. There is a NEW 32" HDTV with DVD, and a private access to the back deck and the outdoor hot tub. Downstairs there is a two room suite (Larkspur, sleeps 5) that has a Queen bed and Twin bed in the bedroom, and a Dbl/Full innerspring futon couch in the TV room. A door separates these 2 rooms. The TV room a NEW 32" HDTV with DVD. There is a 3/4 bath. just off of the TV room. There are four other bedrooms upstairs, on the south side of the house: two bedrooms (Blue Vetch & Chiming Bells, sleeps 3 each) one has Queen Bed and single futon and the other has a Double Bed and single futon chair. Both rooms have sinks. Another bedroom (Indian Paintbrush, sleeps 2) has two twin beds, and the final bedroom (Yarrow, sleeps 2) has an elevated Dbl/Full log bed. These 2 rooms share a private sink area. These four rooms share a 3/4 bath and a water closet (toilet).
Floor Plan: The tiled entrance leads straight ahead into the tiled Dining room. There's a beautiful Mission dining room table that seats 10. The breakfast bar seats 4 and there's a game table in the Living room, seats 4. There's a small Banker's desk and wood-burning stove in the Dining room. The Living room is to the right of the main entrance. We just purchased a Samsung 55" LCD HDTV with Direct TV High Defination Programing. There is also a Blu Ray Player There's a double la-z-boy couch, and another couch, plus loveseat, overstuffed chair and church pew. and a wood-burning stove (firewood is provided). WE JUST PURCHASED A NEW SOLID WOOD GAME TABLE WITH 4 CHAIRS. (SEE PICTURES). There's a book Library and game selection. The sliding door accesses the large back redwood deck. The Dining room also has a main door access to the back deck; there is a stainless steel propane gas grill and a private top-of-the-line Dimension One hot tub. The full kitchen is tiled, fully stocked and equipped for large groups; restaurant size 2 burner Bunn coffee maker, addn Mr Coffee, coffee grinder, espresso machine, blender, food processor, crockpot and hand-mixer. The breakfast bar separates the Kitchen from the Dining room. There is a half bath next to this area. There is a High Efficiency frontloading full size washer/dryer and an additional dryer on the main floor. There is a large parking lot for the winter. There's unlimited property wraparound street parking in the summer. There is a shed for ski storage., During the summer there are 2 patio tables on the back deck (seats 4 & 6), plus assorted addn chairs. There are 2 picnic tables in the yard and lawn chairs. There are horseshoes and 2 childrens swings for your enjoyment. We encourage recycling, there's a Recycling enclosure. The bike path trailhead leading to 69 miles of paved biking is just four blocks away. Walk to hiking trails, too. Whether your group is large or small, summer or winter, if your desire is "that mountain feel, mountain charm", MarDei's Retreat is for you.