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The Whittier Wonder, close to downtown!
The Whittier Wonder, close to downtown!
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
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Nestled between two parklets in a quiet neighborhood, this 1885 Victorian harkens back to her beginnings in the wild west. Lovingly restored in 2016, her original charm has been kept in tact. Now a traveler's dream get-away. Enjoy all the the whimsical vintage art as well as all the upscale, new modern touches. Each room has a fun theme, which one will you choose to sleep in? Full laundry, great coffee and snacks, TV room, and cozy beds with great linens will surely make you feel right at home!

The space

This is one of Denver's original homes in a historic neighborhood close to downtown. She's a true Victorian with high ceilings, original wood floors and a tiger oak mantle. The lighting throughout is quite stunning and the dining room is to die for! The three different bedrooms all have custom themed art installations, with comfortable beds and private spaces. All amenities are new in this property and the renovation was done with a keen eye towards quality, custom craftsmanship and fine detail. Enjoy the full, well stocked kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a high-end gas range. Spend the evening in, relaxing in the TV room. Barbecue on the back patio utilizing the new gas grill or sip your coffee out there in the morning. Lounge around in a super plush bathrobe on the weekend. You will enjoy "new meets old" in this incredible, well stocked space with all the modern amenities. A real traveler's dream come true!

Perfect for couples, solo or business travelers, you'll have everything you need and more.

Free wi-fi, Netflix, HBO and basic cable are available in the additional first floor TV room. Chill out in and enjoy. Lots of hang out space abounds. The private backyard is pretty sweet as well and you can fire up the barbie with a nice steak, grilled vegetables and a cocktail to wind down your day.

Nest security camera installed on the front door for your protection.

Local lodging taxes included in nightly rate.

Guest access

Keyless access to the home is provided with a custom code sent prior to your arrival via email.

Interaction with guests

I am always happy to meet with you to walk you through my home given prior arrangement or you can arrive and check in/out on your own. Interaction will be at your discretion and I am only a phone call, email or text away.

Other things to note

Free hi-speed reliable wi-fi is available through out my home. Netflix, HBO and basic cable are available in the additional first floor TV room. Chill out in and enjoy. Lots of hang out space abounds. The private backyard is pretty sweet as well and you can fire up the barbie with a nice steak, grilled vegetables and a cocktail to wind down your day.

Nest security camera installed on the front door for your security and protection.

Local lodging taxes included in nightly rate.

License or registration number

2017-BFN-0000566
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Amenities
Free parking on premise
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Breakfast
Prices
Extra people £15 / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee £46
Security Deposit £192
Weekend Price £135 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 4PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with keypad

Other types of smoking allowed on the back patio only please. If smoking occurs in the home, you will be charged an extra $250 cleaning fee. Noise should be kept to a minimum as I am extremely sensitive to my awesome, friendly neighbors. No parties or events please. No music can be played on the front porch at any time.

The total number of guests permitted to stay is 6 adults without additional consent from the owner. Undisclosed additional guests may be cause for immediate removal of all guests from the home.

Only the actual person who made the booking can check in. No 3rd party bookings please. Valid ID required upon request.

Please do not take the Marshall audio player outside.

Please do not use the couch and chair cushions to sleep on the floor.

Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

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Andrea User Profile
November 2017
Such a wonderful place to stay! Lynette was a wonderful host and the house is gorgeous!

James User Profile
November 2017
Well appointed house which was perfect for our weekend in Denver.

Breen User Profile
September 2017
Lynette's place is beautiful; the decor was painstakingly selected and provides a comfortable atmosphere. The house is also clean and fully stocked with linens. The laundry came in handy. There are a few good places to eat nearby (The Plimoth!) and the activity centers are a long walk or short ride away.
Lynette User Profile
Response from Lynette:
Thanks for being such great guests!
September 2017

Rebecca User Profile
August 2017
The Whittier Wonder was amazing. The house was clean and cozy. Lynette was very responsive and made sure we had everything we needed. If I'm back in Denver I'd love to stay here again.

Hans User Profile
August 2017
Cozy home with lots of character! Convenient to everywhere in Denver! A restaurant guide for the Gluten Free Traveler: Just Be Kitchen and City o city are great spots!

Michele User Profile
August 2017
Had a fabulous girls getaway at the Wittier Wonder. We enjoyed relaxing on the patio in the evenings after adventuring all day. The beds were comfy and towels were plentiful. The house is cozy and the neighborhood quiet. This was my first time to Denver, there were lots of things to do within a 15 minute drive from the house.

Nancy User Profile
July 2017
This is a beautifully appointed home, perfect for a rendezvous of 3 sisters. Each bedroom was equally desirable. One and a half baths were sufficient. Street parking was always available for our car. The neighborhood was incredibly quiet and apparently safe, very centrally located. Lynette was quickly available by text to answer our questions but if we had consulted the black binder at the house we wouldn't have had any questions! The a/c is very powerful but it was difficult to regulate the bedroom temps at night. The stairs to the second floor are steep and narrow and there are level changes between rooms that could be problematic for some. These were pointed out in detail before our arrival, so we felt adequately warned yet were still sometimes caught by surprise. The Whittier Wonder lives up to its name. Be sure to check out the coffee table book that chronicles the heart and soul that went into the renovation. If we come to Denver again, we will definitely try to stay here. Unrelated to the home: if you are unfamiliar with driving in Denver, be mindful at light rail crossings. The warning lights are yellow (not red, like I am used to) and there is no crossing guard or bell when a train is coming. The engineer does have a horn which was needed in our case.

Denver, Colorado, United StatesJoined in November 2013
Lynette User Profile

I'm a world traveler, hoping to see more and more. Exploring is my passion and the journey is what I live for.

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