Studio Condo Vacation Rental at Purgatory Resort PTH104
542 sq. ft. sq. ft.
About the Property
Durango Colorado vacation rental condo at Purgatory Resort. Great location! This studio condo is at Purgatory Resort and about the same distance as a two block walk to the ski lift and the main Plaza where you will find shops, restaurants ski rentals and more. This condo is a member-home of the Durango Mountain Club, where guests can enjoy use of the swimming pool, hot tub and fitness center at the ski area base. Information about access the DMC amenities is provided to guests at time of check-in. This updated and well-maintained ground-level studio condo includes a full kitchen, cozy living room with wood-burning fireplace, private, off-ground balcony and full bath with an interior hallway that leads to the private entrance of the home. The main room includes a queen size bed and a full-size sleeper sofa making room for up to four guests. A pub-style dining table is also in the main room adjacent to the kitchen. While the front entrance on the parking lot side is ground level with just a couple of steps to the hallway where the entrance of the condo is located, due to the sloping hillside, the rear balcony of this rental condo is higher than ground level, offering more privacy than a typical ground-level home. Free parking is available immediately outside the entrance to the building with a parking permit provided to guests at time of check-in. A 30 minute drive to the south will take guests to historic downtown Durango, Colorado. This condominium is on the San Juan Scenic Skyway, which is an incredibly scenic driving loop that connects Durango, Mancos, Mesa Verde National Park, Telluride, Ouray, Silverton and Purgatory, as well as many fantastic trails for hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing and other Rocky Mountain adventures. Winter visitors will be in walking distance to the main ski runs at Purgatory while still finding themselves in a quiet condo ‘neighborhood’ with easy access and 24 hour check-in availability. In summer, there is an abundance of hiking, biking and 4x4 trails in the resort itself as well as in the San Juan Mountains which surround the resort area. Motorcycle enthusiasts will encounter completely paved roads and parking to and from the paved San Juan Scenic Byway, which offers a popular scenic drive for motorists of all kinds. Serious road cyclists with find the paved highway north to Silverton or south to Durango to be scenic and challenging routes, and mountain bikers have many choices of trails that allow bikes, and hikers are minutes from a vast array of high mountain hikes. Horseback rides and more await summer visitors, and this condo is a very convenient location to winter activities including skiing and snow boarding at Purgatory, snowmobile tours in the high country, cross country skiing, horse drawn sleigh rides and more. This condo is surrounded by tall aspen trees making a most spectacular site for fantastic views during the golden fall color of autumn. Driving times: Downtown Durango - 30 minutes, 26 miles Silverton, Colorado - 35 minutes, 23 miles Purgatory Ski Resort - about a two block walk to the ski lifts Needles Store for gas and supplies - 5 minutes, 2 miles Olde Schoolhouse Cafe for great pizza & local character - 5 minutes, 2 miles PJ’s full service Grocery Store & Gourmet Market - 18 minutes, 18 miles Contact us with any questions regarding your stay at this cozy and charming mountain getaway.