Governor's Mansion Guest Suites For Big Groups
House | Leadville | United States
3 /5 Excellent ( 1 Review )
Have you and your family/ friends been socially distancing but tired of the city?escape to the Leadville lifestyle where extra measures are taken to sanitize our homes. Breathe the freshest air there is and drink from the source of mountain wat"... Read More
Property Type : House Sleeps : 16
Avg GBP £ 416
Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 5
1. Queen size Bed
2. Queen size Bed
3. Queen size Bed
4. Queen size Bed
5. Queen size Bed
Sleep Sofa or Futon
6. King size bed
7. Double Bed
Dishes & Utensils
Have you and your family/ friends been socially distancing but tired of the city?escape to the Leadville lifestyle where extra measures are taken to sanitize our homes. Breathe the freshest air there is and drink from the source of mountain waters. Go outside and get some exercise, or stay in and read a book, and enjoy the view - social distancing at its finest!
At High Rocky Homes, we are taking Covid-19 very seriously. All homes are deep cleaned with all surfaces wiped down, including door handles. We are also fumigating each listing with an ozone machine that is designed to kill odors, bacteria, and viruses. Safety and cleanliness is our top priority.
6 bedroom house that is separated into 3 units (Main Unit, Parlor Unit, and Attic Loft) but can be combined into one house with private headquarters. This is the home of former Governor Jesse McDonald - the home has been kept in top condition. It encompasses the charm of Leadville and is only a half block away from main st. All TVs have Netflix and HBO. Whether you're planning a retreat weekend up in the mountains or a thanksgiving/ holiday dinner, this house is perfect for groups of up to 16 people.
The private entrance opens into the former Governor's entertainment quarters with a 12 foot ceiling, crystal chandelier and gas fireplace with original mantel. The living room has a pool table, extremely comfortable leather couches, an antique armoir, a fireplace, and a TV loaded with Netflix and HBO.
This unit has 3 bedrooms on the second floor
- Master Bedroom
The master bedroom has a queen size bed with luxurious pillows, a private en-suite bathroom (with jacuzzi), mirror and reproduction wallpaper imported from England. This room also has original wood flooring dating back to 1881.
- Guest rooms (2 of them)
The two guest rooms come with queen beds, TVs (equiped with Netflix and HBO), and beautiful fireplaces (non-functioning, with original brass mantels)
The fully equipped kitchen has a cook top range, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker and table with four chairs.
The private entrance opens into a formal parlor with a 12 foot ceiling, crystal chandelier and gas fireplace with original mantel. The parlor has a queen sleeper sofa with a very comfortable coil spring mattress. An antique dresser, wing-back chair, antique amoire and cable TV are also located in the living room.
- Master Bedroom
The master bedroom has a queen size bed with luxurious pillows, an antique dresser and mirror and reproduction wallpaper imported from England. This room also has original wood flooring dating back to 1881.
The fully equipped kitchen has a cook top range, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker and table with four chairs. Delicate floral wallpaper and lace curtains add to the charm.
Off of the hall between the kitchen and bedroom is a private bath with a shower. The black-and-white geometric tile floor, mahogany sink cabinet and wainscotting on the walls give this modern bath an old-fashioned feel.
This suite sleeps a maximum four people. There are doors between the bedroom and hall and the kitchen and parlor for privacy.
- Master Bedroom
The master suite is very large and charming. It has a king size bed with an ornate white iron headboard, a sink with vanity, large walk-in closet, antique dresser and mirror and a wing-back chair in a cozy sitting area. The original plank pine floors are covered with oriental style rugs.
- Dormer Bedroom
A cozy dormer bedroom with 2 twin beds is off of the living room. A dresser and matching nightstand are also in this room.
- Living Room
The living room and kitchen share the same space in a large central area. The living room has a sofa, antique upholstered chair, writing desk and cable TV.
The kitchen occupies one side of the room and has an oak table and 4 chairs, a stove with oven, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, blender and coffee maker. There is also a large walk-in storage closet.
The private bath is located off the hallway between the kitchen and master bedroom. There are built-in storage shelves, an enclosed shower, cute pedestal sink and an incredible view of the Sawatch mountain range to the south.
You have the entire house to yourselves.
You'll be surrounded by the highest mountains in the Colorado Rockies where majestic scenery blends with a lively history. There is much to do during your stay including:
- Skiing at nearby Ski Cooper, Copper Mountain, Keystone, Breckenridge, Vail and Beaver Creek
- Ice skating, sledding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and Nordic skiing on the Mineral Belt Trail.
- Mountain biking for any level of expertise. World-class hiking, mountain climbing, fishing and hunting.
- Shopping, dining, visiting museums or taking a self-guided walking tour in a quintessential Victorian town.
- Following the route of the Silver Kings in Leadville's Mining District.
- Exploring ghost towns.
- Four-wheeling from beginner level to the more advanced 13,186' Mosquito Pass, the highest vehicular road in the United States.
The Governor's Mansion is located just a half block off of Harrison Avenue (Leadville's Main Street), which means you can walk to all of Leadville's restaurants, shops and musuems.
Other Things to Note:
Yes, we are pet friendly! Please note there is an additional pet fee of $50 and a 2 pet maximum.
Note: under no circumstances can you leave your pet(s) unattended at the property - there are doggy day care/ dog boarding options or take your pet with you! Violations of this may be met with a $100 fine or we may ask you to check-out early.
If it snows more than several inches, look for snow removal signs to make sure you dont violate any temporary parking rules
The Governor's Mansion was once the home of former Governor Jesse McDonald and is centrally located in Leadville's National Historic Landmark District. Part of this house was built in 1881, with the mansion portion completed in 1893. Former Governor, Jesse McDonald, who sought and found his fortune in Leadville, built this big house to entertain guests as they travelled through town.
Interaction with Guests:
This booking will give you ultimate privacy for a big group. We are just a text/ phone call away if you need us!
Services & Amenities
Exclusive Smoke Detector
Heating Linens Provided Washing Machine Clothes Dryer Fireplace Parking Internet Towels Provided Iron & Board Hair Dryer
Dishwasher Refrigerator Stove Oven Microwave Coffee Maker Toaster Dishes & Utensils Kitchen
First Aid Kit Fire Extinguisher Carbon Monoxide Detector