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Relax With Nature. Sleep In Bliss. Meditate In Peace. Revel In Silence.

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1 Bedroom
4 guests
1 Full Bathroom
Vacation Rental

Property Description

Viola Guesthouse is 720 square feet of comfort --- situated in the center of a 40-acre nature preserve. Viola can sleep two with a trundle bed-combo, and the Rose bedroom has a double to sleep one or two. The kitchen includes microwave, full-size frig, oven, coffeepot, dinnerware, utensils/pots. Air conditioned for hot summer days, and modern propane heat for chilly winter nights. On-demand hotwater. Bathroom has shower. You can arrange the comfy chairs to suit your needs, and the executive desk and 6-ft folding tables will accommodate your personal retreat projects.

We provide sheets, blankets, pillows, towels. Guests bring their own food and toiletries.

Wireless access for basic internet is available.

There is universal cell phone coverage.

There is no TV, no VCR.

You can explore amazing ecological diversity on our 4 miles of hiking trails ---- through juniper-pinyon forest, sagebrush flats, and riparian thickets and hillsides ---- as well as revel in the 360 degree views of West Elk and Raggeds Wilderness, North Fork Valley, Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Uncompahgre Plateau, and Grand Mesa. You will experience the timelessness of ancient cedars, be awed by old-growth lichen-covered rocks, listen to burbling streams and chickadees, and feel the freshness of breezes.

Viola can be your base for exploring the North Fork Valley and Surface Creek wineries, and fishing, hunting, bicycling and sight-seeing throughout western Colorado.

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House Rules

Check In Time: Flexible (Check With Owner)
Check Out Time:
Max occupancy: 4

Sleeping Arrangements

Common Space
Bed types not specified
Bedroom 1
Bed types not specified


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
$27 CAD - - -
01/13/18 - 01/13/21
2 Nights Minimum
$80 CAD - - -
01/13/18 - 01/13/21
7 Nights Minimum
$57 CAD - - -
01/13/18 - 01/13/21
30 Nights Minimum
$27 CAD - - -







Restaurant On Site
Guided Fishing Tours

Availability Calendar

January 2018

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Availability last updated Jan 13, 2018
Overall Rating

A Rare and Special Place

Joe and Katherine were so welcoming when I arrived. They shared information about the area, the history, and the do's and don'ts about building, as I have purchased a property down the road and intend to build soon. Joe took me on a hike on their property.. He is a true naturalist, pointing out every plant, telling me the names and all the history... Read More

September 2017

A Perfect Retreat

The Colwell's property is off the beaten path on a beautiful property on Redland Mesa. They are wonderful and generous hosts, full of interesting stories and information about the area. They took us on a hike to a local archeological site that was fascinating. The cottage is simply furnished, spotless, and private. The stars were unbelievable. We h... Read More

August 2017

A magical place.

We spent 3 wonderful days at this lovely piece of land, soaking in the surroundings, and enjoying a slower pace. The property owners were gracious and helpful, and we even were given a guided tour of the trails on the land. Beautiful. The Colwells are wonderful hosts (the venue was very clean), interesting people (artist and author), and dedicated... Read More

July 2017

Visiting the Grand Valley Region from Woodland Park Colorado

My wife and I visited Colwell Cedars during a very warm spell in late June 2017. The early mornings to mid-mornings were very pleasant and made for good biking weather. I enjoyed several rides on nearby paved roads that were nearly deserted and provided a good morning ride. The late evenings were also pleasant. During the heat of the day (90+F), th... Read More

July 2017

Beautiful Place!

We loved staying in Hotchkiss it was beautiful and has lots of fun! Joe and Katherine were very welcoming and friendly!

June 2017

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