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Snowmass Village Ski House, Steps to the Slopes and Great Hiking

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Five Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms With Mountain Views

BaseCamp was built in 1977 and we purchased it in 1987. This is a special home where up to three couples and their families can comfortably enjoy a fantastic vacation in the mountains!

Our home has actually 5 bedrooms: 3 king bedrooms, 1 bunk room(4 single beds) and 1 loft (2 single beds).

You enter the house from the street and find yourself in the large living room. A kitchen is located to the left and is fully equipped with a SubZero refrigerator, electric Jennaire stove, microwave, oven, and dishwasher. It has cooking and eating utensils, glassware and plates, coffee maker, a toaster, blender and a TV.

The dinning room accomodates 12 people. Both the kitchen and dinning room have newly refinished hardwood floors.

During the summer and autumn, the generous deck, facing north and west, has a large round table with 6 chairs, 2 lounge chairs and a sun umbrella. You can enjoy the view with morning coffee/tea or have a glass a wine and yes, enjoy the view!

The living room is carpeted and has a tall beamed ceiling with a wood burning fireplace, a stereo system, bookshelves loaded with books about Aspen/Snowmass, and a flat screen TV.

The spacious first master bedroom has a king bed, private bath, TV and is located up one level with views facing south of High Alpine and the Wall ski slopes.

The cozy fifth bedroom loft with twin beds is on the top level, (above the master) accessible by a spiral staircase. It has great views across the valley.

The lower level has a comfortable 2nd master bedroom with a king bed, private bath with a TV and views of a wonderful grove of pine trees.

The third and middle bedroom has a king bed with private bath and a large walk in closet with a sauna across the hall.

The fourth bedroom’s 4 pine bunk (twin size) beds is great for both adults and children, with a large closet and the bathroom is across the hall.

At the end of the downstairs hall is a laundry/utility room with an extra large capacity washer and dryer.

More Details

Property Manager
Karin Olsen Campia
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 30, 2018

About Karin Olsen Campia

Our family has skied extensively each year in Snowmass for the past 32 years. We also sail, hike, are avid golfers, tennis players, rowers and cyclists. We have raised 2 daughters and love sharing many wonderful outdoor experiences with them. Both girls love the fun and exciting mountain activities that Snowmass Mountain has to offer and are expert skiers.

Karin Olsen Campia purchased this house in 1987

Why Karin Olsen Campia chose Snowmass Village

Snowmass Village is a fantastic place to spend quality time with our family. Our home is located a third of the way up the mountain so you can by-pass the often crowded lower lifts by skiing to the Gondola mid-station or by taking a short walk to the High Alpine lift. We love the proximity to the mountains and the activities that are available in the winter as well as the summer. Aspen is a short 5 miles away, so movie theaters, restaurants and great shopping are close but do not dominate our vacation.

What makes this house unique

We love the mountain views and the fact that our home feels private and secluded among the tall pine trees. When the wind blows, the trees sigh and rustle. A snow storm is the perfect time to curl up with a good book and watch the snow swirl around the large glass windows of the living room as a fire burns in the fireplace. Absolutely wonderful!


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Snowmass Village, Colorado

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , This is the powder room on the main floor.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , This is a large easy step-in stall shower.
  • All full bathrooms have hairdryers. Of course, fresh towels, small bottles of shampoo and conditioner and soap are provided for each guest. The half bath or powder room is located off the living room on the main level.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , This is the loft.
    Bedroom 4 - 4 bunk bed , Four twin-size beds
  • All bedrooms are comfortable , have down comforters and are quiet. Fresh linens are provided. Each bedroom has a hanging closet and at least one dresser. The three king bedrooms have attached bathrooms.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • festivals
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Snowmass Mountain has had many new changes to restaurants and to ski school training ares. All within easy access from BaseCamp. Great hiking is just out the door. No driving needed! We are sure you will have a marvelous stay at BaseCamp in any season of your choice!


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Snowmass Village Ski House, Steps to the Slopes and Great Hiking
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Snowmass Village, CO

Comfortable, spacious and well located on the ski mountain near the slopes.

  • 5 of 5

We always enjoy BaseCamp. Lovely setting among a forest of evergreens and aspen trees. Beautiful home to relaxe in and enjoy with family and friends after a good day of skiing!

  • Submitted: 22-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic. Excellent for our group of twelve.

  • 5 of 5

Clean, spacious, warm and well supplied. Very helpful host. Would definitely recommend this property.

  • Submitted: 3-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Week at Basecamp

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 9 had a wonderful week at Basecamp. It felt very spacious and the living area was awesome for our family. The bedrooms were perfect for our family of singles and marrieds. The kitchen has everything you need and the dining/breakfast room was perfect. Even with limited snow the ski access was very easy. No need to go to the bottom of the mountain as you can catch the Elk Camp Gondola at the mid station. Thank you for sharing such a special place.

  • Submitted: 13-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house and location to spend a vacation on Snowmass Mountain!

  • 5 of 5

BaseCamp is a wonderful place to spend your time on Snowmass Mountain. The listing description was accurate and the property was spacious, clean, and well maintained. The owner was very helpful and very easy to deal with. Our party of two couples with four boys thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the house. It seemed like being home, except for the stunning views and the close proximity to the slopes! We enjoyed skiing out and in every day that we were there. I would highly recommend this house to family and friends. We will be back.

  • Submitted: 17-Mar-2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you had an enjoyable stay at BaseCamp! We look forward to having you visit again soon. Best wishes!
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New Jersey, USA

Not a house, a home.

  • 5 of 5

We were 3 couples off for a week of skiing without the kids. The house has 3 master suites and was very comfortable for 3 adult couples. We didn't use the bunk room or loft, although if the kids had come along there would have been ample room. The nicest feature of this house is that its feels like a home. There are so many personal touches. We all had the feeling like we were staying at a friends house, not a rental.

  • Submitted: 25-Mar-2015
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great, comfortable home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay during President's week 2015. The home is large enough to comfortably accomodate two families, with only four of us there was more tan enough room - we didn't even use two of the bedrooms! The home is very clean and equipped with everything you will need. Feels very 'homey'. We enjoyed the large fireplace and the sauna after a day of skiing. Access to the slopes is a short walk, and you can ski if there is fresh snow on the road.

  • Submitted: 12-Mar-2015
  • Stayed: February 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Aspen/Snowmass Pitkin County Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Eight K at Viceroy Hotel
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Snowmass Club
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
Highway 82
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Eight K at the Viceroy Hotel
Nearest Ski
50 Metres
Snowmass ski slopes
Car: necessary

Snowmass Village, Colorado. The views are outstanding with great hiking and ski trails easily accessible from our home. You can walk from our house, located at 9,000 feet, to the top of Elk Camp which is 11,300 feet or hike to the top of the Cirque which is over 12,000 feet high. There you feel like you are truely on top of the world! Hot air ballooning is amazing in the winter and summer and dog sledding the mountain trails is available at Krablooniks Restautant, Snowmass Village during the winter.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Snowmass Village, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring - Summer
Apr 8 2018 - Jul 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer-Fall
Jul 29 2018 - Dec 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
Winter Holiday
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 5 2019
7 night minimum stay
Jan 6 2019 - Apr 13 2019
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$858.26
Damage Insurance C$130.72
Damage Deposit C$1,980.6

Property manager will tell you how to connect to the internet, etc. He would be available to help with chores like re-stacking firewood, emptying trash, organizing daily housekeeping and errands for an additional fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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