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Kiefer Cabin with Splendid Longs Peak Views near Rocky Mountain National Park

Bedrooms 1
Space 116 m²
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Come Visit! Kiefer Cabin Located In The Beautiful Rocky Mountains of Estes Park!

Estes Valley Operating Permit#3411, a Registered Vacation Rental Property.

Dates Not Available?? Please check VRBO listing# 614413 and #962070 both vintage cabins and listing#877886 a 3 bedroom house all located in beautiful Estes Park.

Welcome to Kiefer cabin!

Come and experience the beauty of a newly refurbished 1949 Estes Park cabin with picturesque views of Longs Peak. There are several groupings of Ponderosa pines and many rock outcroppings located throughout the 1.86 acre property and lent to the name Kiefer cabin; translated Pine cabin. An enclosed courtyard with aspen trees surrounded by Ponderosa pine trees is available for your wildlife viewing.

This cabin is located 2.3 miles west of downtown Estes Park, yet in a private space only a few minutes from the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park located 1.8 miles to the northeast. A nearby seasonal Estes Park Free Shuttle for your convenience.

There are beautiful exposed pine log beams in the living room with an inviting large moss rock fireplace. There are two comfortable couches and two oversized swivel recliners. The recliners are placed in front of a large picture window with views of Longs Peak and Giant Track mountain. Relax, enjoy a good book, or watch a show/movie on the flat screen TV with DVD/CD player. The Kiefer cabin is decorated with mountain furnishings including local wildlife and mountain pictures, bringing the beautiful outdoors inside.

Kiefer cabin has a main floor bedroom with a pillow top queen-sized bed, dresser, and cedar closet. The sleeping loft includes a queen-sized custom rustic pine beetle chaise futon for your sleeping enjoyment.

Eat-in kitchen with corner windows and courtyard view of aspens, Longs Peak and various rock outcroppings. There are many kitchen amenities provided for preparing your favorite meals!

The bathroom has a full bath and is decorated with a pine cone decor. There is one full set of towels provided for each guest. There is a full sized washer and dryer provided for your use during your stay.

Relax and unwind at this mountain getaway with an abundance of mountain views and wildlife. If you prefer the outdoors spend time on the two flagstone patios with sitting and outdoor dining. There is an outdoor grill provided for your use.

Enjoy outdoor activities in Rocky Mountain National Park, restaurants and shops of Estes Park, the Aerial Tram, or outdoor amusement opportunities all located nearby. If your idea of a mountain getaway is a place to relax and rejuvenate this vacation cabin is the perfect place!

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Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About Eric

I enjoy rehabilitating cabins to their former glory, some need more attention to detail than others. In the end, I hope that you will enjoy the cabin and it's part of Estes Park history. Please view my other VRBO listings in beautiful Estes Park; 614413, 962070, 877886.

Why Eric chose Estes Park

I have been coming to Estes Park ever since I can remember, and now I have the chance to preserve a bit of it's history.

What I love about this cabin is the location and the View of Longs Peak from the very large picture window is INCREDIBLE!! This property has it all, a 1949 cabin surrounded by mature Ponderosa Pine trees, enclosed patio area with Aspens, and several rock outcroppings. Native grasses surrounding the cabin attract the roaming wildlife.

What makes this cabin unique

Cozy Living room with large stone wood burning fireplace and Picturesque view of Longs Peak.

We hope that you LOVE Kiefer Cabin as much as we do!


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cabin rental in Estes Park, Colorado

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 116 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , vanity
  • Decorated in pine cone decor
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen-sized futon
  • Main floor bed room with Queen-sized bed, Dresser and cedar lined closet. Sleeping Loft with Queen-sized bed and custom pine log Queen Futon. Ceiling height 6'3" at peak. Bedrooms with Mountain views. Decorated with cabin themed linens and Rocky Mountain National Park maps and pictures of Colorado wildlife.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Hiking And Snowshoeing In Rocky Mountain National Park. There are several Festivals held throughout the year in the Estes Valley. Check out for local happenings.


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Kiefer Cabin with Splendid Longs Peak Views near Rocky Mountain National Park
average rating of 4.9078946 based on 76 reviews

Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a true Rocky Mointain Experience, this cabin is your answer. The moment we walked in the door there was a sense of warmth and comfort. The cabin is older but renovated perfectly to maintain its old rustic charm while incorporating modern touches. The kitchen has everything you would need to cook. No need to bring oil or salt or any other items required to prepare a meal. We cooked several times and it was just as easy as being at home. The star of the property is the living room. With its comfy couches and recliners to its giant panoramic window, there is no lack of comfort and amazing Mountain View’s. If you’re like me the experience isn’t complete without a crackling fire in the fireplace. Wood is not provided but easily accessible at the country market for $5 a bundle a quarter of a mile down the street. Don’t pass up on this key feature of the experience. The loft is cozy and comfy with a queen futon. It is actually more comfortable than the master bedroom bed. We had some difficulties sleeping in the master because the bed was a little too firm and pillows and bedding not comfortable. The pillows almost sounded like they were wrapped in plastic, probably a protective cover, but unfortunately not comfortable. This is an easy fix by just adding a memory foam mattress cover and some nicer pillows to ensure a good nights sleep. This is a cheap fix that will make all the difference in the experience. I know that may seem petty but I don’t want that to be taken as criticism but hopefully constructive because the place is perfect and I will stay there every time I go to Colorado. The place is very clean and well maintained. If you want the convenience of being close to town and RMNP and still have the views you can’t ask for a better place. Long’s Peak is right out the window and the pictures don’t even compare to seeing it in person. We sat for hours in the comfy recliners watching the clouds bounce around and snow blow through the range. It’s 5 minutes to RMNP and downtown. There is several amazing restaurants within a half mile of the cabin. The owner, Eric, was quick to respond to any of our needs. As he states the place is “special” and that’s an understatement. Please, if you are looking for great views, close to town and RMNP, and want to feel at home, do not pass up on renting this place. It was better than I ever imagined. You won’t be disappointed.

  • Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Parker, Colorado

Perfect Cozy Cabin!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent Christmas at Kiefer Cabin and we could not have been more happy with it! Even though the weather was cold, snowy and windy, we were perfectly warm and comfy there. The cabin is beautifully decorated and the well stocked kitchen and the attention to every detail did not go unnoticed. We especially loved the large stone fireplace. The cabin really helped provide the perfect the "Rocky Mountain Christmas" feel we were hoping for. Eric could not have been any more helpful or accommodating. The only thing we wished for was a longer stay! Thanks Eric for a wonderful weekend. We hope to return to Keifer cabin soon. John and Susie DeFelice

  • Submitted: 5-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Classy cabin with awesome view!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, myself and our daughter stayed in this beautiful and very well equipped cabin over the Thanksgiving holiday. We could not have been more delighted.

It was very tastefully decorated and had the most wonderful view of Longs Peak. We loved the armchairs that allowed us to enjoy it whilst we drank our coffee each morning. Plenty of deer passed outside our windows too.

We bought firewood in town so that we could enjoy the gorgeous fireplace. Very cozy! The cabin is a little outside of town and not walking distance but we had a couple of vehicles so that was no problem. We actually loved being a little more isolated. We were glad though that snow did not come in because without 4 wheel drive it might have been tough to use the driveway.

Everything worked and was obviously well taken care of. That isn't always the case with these historic cabins but this one has retained all it's historic character and yet had every modern convenience. We absolutely would stay again. It was a gift! Thank you so much Eric.

  • Submitted: 2-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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College Station, TX

Adorable Cabin!!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was perfect for our family of 5, including 3 young children. It’s bigger than it looks in pictures, very clean, comfortable beds, and every detail has been thought of. The kitchen had everything you could need, laundry supplies, board games, towels, blankets, etc. The location is great - close to town without being in the crowds and only 20 minutes to RMNP. There is even a small fenced yard area the kids could safely play in. The owner was very accommodating and even emailed some fun activity suggestions for the kids. We would love to come back in the summer and stay!

  • Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay here! The place was beautiful, views were amazing, and the place was clean, stocked well, and homey. We didn’t want to leave, and will definitely be returning here in the future!

  • Submitted: 23-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning views and location

  • 5 of 5

My family and I (husband and two young children) had a great stay at the Keifer Cabin. It was just as described. The view was stunning and the location to RMNP and into town were both quick and easy. Eric was very responsive and easy to work with. It was a perfect fit for us

  • Submitted: 21-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Nearest Airport
77 Miles
Denver International Airport
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Estes Park 18 hole course
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Rock Inn
Nearest Ski
44 Miles

This cabin is located 2.3 miles west of downtown estes park, yet in a private space only a few minutes from the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park located 1.8 miles to the northeast.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cabin rental in Estes Park, Colorado

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter/Spring 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
Peak Season 2018
May 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Early Fall 2018
Sep 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Fall/Winter 2018
Nov 1 2018 - Dec 31 2018
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$320.3
Housekeeping Fee C$96.09
Tax Rate 5.45%

Check-in is after 4:00pm.

Check-out is 10:00am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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