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Dakota Lodge #8520

4.5 out of 5 stars based on 82 user reviews
2 Bedroom(s) | 2 Bathroom(s) | Sleeps 8
Condo in River Run Village features slope views and overlooks the pool and hot tubs. Master suite with a king bed and granite counters in the kitchen. Very close to the gondola and a short walk to nearby shops and restaurants.

Dakota Lodge #8520 in Keystone, Colorado

Overview


This 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom condo sleeps 8 with a king bed, a queen bunk bed and a queen sleeper sofa. It features hardwood floors throughout, granite counters and our Ivory White Bedding program. The private balcony offers beautiful slope views and overlooks the shared pool and hot tub. Centrally located in River Run Village so you’re just steps away from shopping, restaurants and festivities. Plus, you're a short walk from the high-speed gondola. Dakota Lodge offers shared amenities including the largest pool in Keystone with slope views and two oversized hot tubs. And it's next to Dercum Square that features an ice rink during winter and a mini golf course during the summer.



The entryway has mounted hooks and a bench for your convenience while coming and going throughout the day. The living area features a flat screen TV, a gas fireplace and a queen-sized sleeper sofa. Extra linens are in a closet. The private balcony is just off of the living area and offers stunning slope views. It also overlooks the shared pool and hot tubs, perfect seeing how crowded they are before you head down. The first of two full bathrooms is off the main living area and has a pedestal sink and shower/tub combination. All bathrooms are stocked with towels and an initial supply of toiletries.



The full-sized kitchen is stocked with all the essential cookware and tableware to make a meal away from home and features granite countertops and new stainless steel appliances installed summer, 2020. The dining area comfortably seats four with three additional seats at the breakfast bar.



The master suite features a king-sized bed on our Ivory White Bedding program and a mounted flat screen TV. The en suite bathroom has double sinks, a shower/tub combination and a door separates the the toilet area for added privacy. The guest bedroom features a queen-sized bunk bed on our Ivory White Bedding program and a mounted flat screen TV.



**Ivory White Bedding** This property has been upgraded with ivory white bedding modeled after high-end hotels and resorts. Enjoy the luxury of a soft, white-striped duvet cover with a medium thick, high quality down alternative duvet. Featuring an uncompromising and industry leading standard of cleanliness, the duvet covers are laundered after each and every guest stay. The entire bed is remade with fresh, white linens for each guest arrival.



(For additional sleeping options, air mattresses are available upon request for a small fee.)



ENHANCED GUEST SERVICE: Rest assured that this home is professionally managed. We provide cleaning services, regular maintenance, lock-out service and 24/7 emergency call service.



CHECK-IN & CHECK-OUT: Regular check-in is at 4 p.m. and regular check-out is at 10



DISCOUNTS YOU WILL USE: As a guest of Summit County Mountain Retreats, you can take advantage of discounts including ski rentals, ground transportation, bike rentals, horseback riding and more. After booking you’ll receive a link to our all of our discounts.

PROTECT YOURSELF FROM SCAMS: We only accept payments via credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover). Paying by credit card protects you from many online scams. We will never ask you to wire money, send us money in the mail or send a cashier's check or money order.



Permit #44442


Amenities


Safety
Smoke detectors, Carbon monoxide detector, Fire extinguisher
Health and Safety
Enhanced cleaning practices, No-contact check-in and check-out, High touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant, Towels and bedding washed in water that's at least 60sC/140sF
Living
Internet, Heating, Baseboard Heating, Linens Provided, Towels Provided, Classic Linen Package, Ivory White Bedding Program, Fireplace, Television, Satellite/Cable, HDMI Connection, Flat Screen TV in Living Room, Flat Screen TV in Master, DVD Player, DVD Player in Living Room, Video Library, Hardwood Floors, Iron & Board, Humidifier(s), Box Fan(s)
Kitchen
Kitchen, Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, Refrigerator, Stove, Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Cookware, Dishes & Utensils, Coffee Maker, Initial Supply of Coffee, Initial Supply of Sweeteners, Toaster, Crockpot, Blender, Salt & Pepper, Oven Mitts, Dish Towels, Paper Towels, Garbage Bags, Dishwasher Detergent, Dish Soap
Bathroom
Generous Supply of Towels, Hotel-size Shampoo & Conditioner, Hotel-size Lotion & Bar Soap, Double Sinks in Master, Hair Dryer(s)
Geographic
River Run Village, Keystone, Short Walk to Gondola, Free Door-to-Door Shuttle Rides, Next to River Run Ice Rink, Next to River Run Putt-Putt Golf, Next to Playground, Nearby Hiking/Biking Trails, Nearby Ski School, Near Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, Nearby Championship Golf Courses, Nearby Tennis Courts, Nearby Lake Activities
Outdoor
4th Floor Property, Balcony, Private Balcony, Ski Slope View, Mountain View, Pool View, Parking, Underground Parking Garage, 1 Parking Space per Rented Unit
Complex Amenities
Communal Pool, Heated Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Bicycle Storage, Elevator, Coin-operated Laundry Facilities, Lobby with Seating Area & TV, Access to Buffalo Lodge Lobby, Ski Lockers, Nearby Shuttle Stop
Nearby Attractions & Activities
Nearby Bank/ATM, Post Office/FedEx, Medical Services, Groceries, Gas Stations, Restaurants, Outlet Shopping, Healthy/Beauty Spa, Cinemas, Live Theater, Festivals, Churches, Playground, Scenic Drives, Sight Seeing, Wildlife Viewing, Walking, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Boating, Paddle Boating, Fishing, Miniature Golf, Mountain Biking, Marina, Skiing, Snowboarding, Cross Country Skiing, Sledding, Snowmobiling, Ice Skating
Check-In/Out
Regular Check-in is at 4 p.m., Regular Check-out is at 10 a.m.

Guest Reviews of dakota lodge #8520

Keystone, CO

Vacation Rental Reviews by

Great Place to pack in friends!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Ryan L. on April 24th, 2012

We had a great time here. Good pool view, and the bunk queens were both novel and a great way to minimize your cost/stay! The property was in good shape, though I was surprised: Could have used a vacuum and the dishes were still in the dishwasher. For the exorbitant cleaning fees, I would not be very happy as an owner at this.

Spring getaway

| 4 out of 5 stars

Had a relaxing stay at the condo with the family. Condo was nice and fit all 8 of us comfortable.

Keystone Getaway

| 3 out of 5 stars
Review by Nicole H. on August 14th, 2012

The location is perfect! The room is nice but small. The master bed is not comfortable at all and the couch has seen better days. The room was clean although when we walked in there was an empty Dr Pepper bottle under the recliner so clearly the cleaning people werent very thorough. I would stay in River Run Village again because the location is excellent.

Great location and amenities

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Joe A. on August 21st, 2012

My only complaint was noise in the pool area until past midnight on Friday night. I think the pool is only supposed to be open until 10pm. Other than that I have no complaints.

Excellent vacation

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Meredith C. on October 2nd, 2012

We really enjoyed this experience. We liked the covered garage and the professionalism of the management team. There were a lot of elements that were well done - ski closet downstairs, upgraded kitchen (except no gas range), two huge bathrooms, kids playground right downstairs!

Dakota Lodge getaway

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by terri b. on November 13th, 2012

I took my family up for a little rest and relaxation. You all exceeded their expectations, they had a wonderful time. The location was fabulous, thank you for making our weekend wonderful. Terri

Dakota Lodge

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Steve S. on December 25th, 2012

Had a great time. Upon arrival there was a strong marijuana smell, but it subsided within a few hours. Unit was clean and fairly nice. Fixtures and furnishings were of above-average quality, but not high-end. Good view and very convenient walking distance to the heart of river run village. Heated underground parking was also very nice.

Dakota Lodge 8520

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Laura L. on January 8th, 2013

Overall, it was great!!! It was perfect for 4 adults, but would have been pretty crowded with 6. The unit sleeps 6-8, but not enough sitting room in den for everyone without having to sit on bar stools from kitchen. Kitchen table also only really sits up to 4 OK, and would have to pull the table out to do that. The chandelier hanging in the den should be changed to a shorter light fixture. My son and husband are over 6' and had to be careful not to hit their head on it. Location was more than excellent and except for those few things, was a wonderful experience. Would definitely stay there again.

Keystone stay

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Ognian M. on January 31st, 2013

Great times.

Manager Response:
Thank you for staying with Summit County Mountain Retreats.

I ruined the wedding!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Samantha R. on July 13th, 2013

My boyfriend was so upset because I was supposed to book a hotel and forgot...turns out we got a condo literally within walking distance that was better than the hotel and I turned out to be the hero...even if my bf won't admit it. Thank you!

Great location, great layout

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Josh L. on July 16th, 2013

Unit 8520 is in a great location next to the Dakota pool and River Run Village. Great 2 bedroom layout for the family. Nice balcony overlooking the pool, hot tubs and mountains. Could have used a couple of larger, quieter fans for the warm summer nights. Overall a great place!

Nice Place in River Run

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Michael G. on July 23rd, 2013

We had a great time and was a nice place.

We'll Be Back!

| 5 out of 5 stars

My husband and I and our 7 and 5 year old sons loved our vacation in Keystone! The condo was wonderful - clean, well stocked, great location...our only complaint was that the beds are a bit firm for our liking. The boys loved the pool and my husband and I loved the proximity to everything in Keystone Village. We're already making plans to return again next summer. It's a great family vacation location!

Our Fav!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Stephen V. on September 19th, 2013

This place is perfect. We love staying in the River Run area. Pool by the mountain. Two hot tubs. Quaint town. Mountain beauty. Wonderful coffee at the Inxpot in town. And the rates during the off season are great. It's our fav!

Nice vacation getaway

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Lora H. on October 18th, 2013

We enjoyed our stay,the unit was a bit smaller than what the pictures we viewed.Location was ideal,walking distance to everything you could want or need. Hot tub and pool very nice.

excellent choice for Keystone ski vacation!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Christine J. on November 28th, 2013

We stayed in Dakota Lodge #8520 during a recent trip to Keystone, and it was a great choice! The location was perfect...within an easy walk to the slopes, and very close to the heart of River Run village. The furniture/amenities were slightly dated, but for the price ($77/night) it was fabulous. The property management company did an excellent job of providing directions to the lodge and other useful information, and when we called to report that the fireplace wasn't working, they sent maintenance to fix it that afternoon. Overall, a great experience!

Perfect Rental

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Scott C. on November 30th, 2013

Great location, several useful and nice amenities, fully stocked kitchen, wonderful view, accessible parking, good sleeping arrangements - only a couple negatives- master bed uncomfortable and cleaning crew did not do a good job prior to our stay. I would recommend this condo to anyone, I will rent again and the management team was the best I have ever worked with! Thank you...

Manager Response:
Thank you for staying with Summit County Mountain Retreats. We will address your cleaning comments with the housekeeping staff.

Dakota lodge

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Tracy L. on December 4th, 2013

Great location in river run village, the ice skating rink is right outside the doors which is great for kids. Pools and hot tubs are great. The condo is nicely decorated and spacious enough for The 6 of us. Tip; if you have kids take plastic cups, there aren't many glasses and no plastic cups or plates. We have rented from summit county mountain retreats twice now, they are very professional and helpful and fairly priced 🙂

Nice Place, Fun Time

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Eric J. on January 19th, 2014

Overall we had a great time. The space was a little tight for a group of 8 - we slept comfortably but couldn't all be as comfy eating dinner or watching tv in the evening. Even so, I'd definitely take a group that condo again.The condo was only a 3-4 minute walk from the main gondola. There were a few places closer to stay, which would have been a bit more convenient, but overall the location was good.

Nice but not outstanding

| 4 out of 5 stars

This is a very nice condo as far as location and the Dakota. The bedrooms are good size and the unit is comfortable. The dining room table is very small so if you are planning to have more than four eating in the unit it will be a tight fit. The electronics are a bit dated-seriously who still has a VCR? Overall, a good place to stay for the long weekend.

Cozy condo

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Laura F. on March 9th, 2014

This was our first time to Keystone. The location of the condo was great, Riverrun is the better base location I think. Easy walk to the gondola. They have little wagons all over that you can use for your skis and kids which was a big help. A few things were missing (ski locker key) or not working (poor instructions to turn on the tv) but management was right on it. Cozy condo, everything we needed.

Weekday Stay

| 5 out of 5 stars

Just stayed for one night, but really enjoyed the place. Hope to stay longer next season and enjoy amenities.

Dakota lodge family of 6

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Kim G. on May 1st, 2014

Loved the queen bunks. Fit family of 6 comfortably. Could fit 8 if kids are smaller. We used the kitchen a few nights and it had everything we needed (except a pizza cutter 😉 ) the walk from condo to village is short but be careful it's very icy...4 of us had a hard fall at least once, they had a sign but didn't put salt down. Pool and hot tub were great, short on towels a few times but made it work by taking our own down. Walk to gondola wasn't bad. If u want a short walk, the Springs condos are across the parking lot. This is our 2nd time at river run village and we love it BC we have 4 kids and it's convenient to lifts, ski school, restaurants.

I will always book with you

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Stephen D. on May 28th, 2014

Ecellent

Manager Response:
We are sorry there was an issue with the sleeper sofa. We are glad that we were able to provide an air mattress to assist you.

Great place at the base of the mountain

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Russ A. on June 7th, 2014

Overall it was a very nice place to stay. The location is nice and the room had a lot of space. The ammenities were very well maintained. I would definitely return.

Dakota, mid summer

| 4 out of 5 stars

Keystone is wonderful, but a little shut down early week (Mon-Wed). Property was fun and great location. Two main issues to address in a more timely manner: 1. garbage and recycling was full and 2. pool area--trash and towels piled up an not taken care of.

A REVIEW FOR RENTAL Dakota Lodge #8520

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Hue D. on November 18th, 2014

It's a good location.

Better than expected

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Daryl B. on December 18th, 2014

This condo was a spacious 2 bedroom unit for a really affordable price. It has a full kitchen, indoor parking, hot tub, and is well maintained and clean. Also, easy walk to the lift. Would definitely do this again.

Dakota Ridge Success

| 4 out of 5 stars

We had a great time at Keystone. The rental in Dakota Lodge worked perfectly. We really enjoyed the queen bunkbeds, it sure made a difference in comfort. I wish the living area would've been a little larger, the room was used for the bridal party preparing for the wedding! The location was perfect, with access to everything nearby!

Keystone June 2015

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Dion A. on July 13th, 2015

Very good. Dakota Lodge is very comfortable and great pool.

Golf Trip Gone Right

| 5 out of 5 stars

We had a great experience in Dakota Lodge. The bunks were great and the location perfect. We had mountain views and close to shops in the Keystone Village. Great property.

Two nights at the Dakota Inn

| 5 out of 5 stars

As usual, the condo was clean upon arrival. No problems during the stay. Nice information sheet inside condo for recommended restaurants and activities. Pool and hot tubs were very relaxing.

Weekend getaway

| 5 out of 5 stars

The perfect condo for an anniversary get away. The location was perfect, we were able to walk to most everything we needed. The condo was well appointed, clean and well maintained. I think it might get a little cramped with more than 4 adults, but would be great for couple and families with kids.

family vacation

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Joyce B. on October 4th, 2015

The place was great. Very close to everything we had planned.

Keystone is Beautiful!!

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Nicole H. on December 28th, 2015

We truly had a wonderful time at the Dakota Lodge. The setting is absolutely breathtaking. The only negatives that we all agree on was frustration of not being able to check in until 4:00 - especially when we saw the cleaners sitting on our balcony at 2:00 smoking a cigarette. It just would have made it so nice to have that time. 4-10 is not enough time. The mattresses were rough as well. Everything else was as perfect as we could've imagined. Thanks for a great stay!

Great Location

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Ryan A. on December 29th, 2015

One of the best locations in Keystone!

Great family condo

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Lara A. on January 20th, 2016

We have stayed at the Dakota (and this specific unit) many times before. It's an easy walk to the gondola and restaurants. The hot tubs and pool aw great. This unit is great for families with a king in the master and queen bunks in the other. My son likes to pretend he's a bear on the top bunk. Kitchen is also well stocked. My only complaint is the mid-def, somewhat older TV in the living area. My husband was not thrilled with it for the NFL playoff weekend.

8520 is great, Summit County Mountain Retreats, the hot tub maybe

| 4 out of 5 stars

This is a 2 part review, the 1st half about the condo & Summit Cnty. Mtn. R., the 2nd about the building owners and Hot tub area. Summit was a breeze to deal with and advice was spot on. The room was great ( the queen bunks kill it). The room has a good view of the mtn. & hot tub area. The only elevator is right around the corner. A short walk to it but, far enough away so you don't hear people coming & going. The floor plan is a little tight for more than 5 adults (we were 4). The cleaning staff left some dirty dishes no biggy & 2 burners didn't function. We filled out a note for the stove. The stove was a problem for us, we like to cook to save money vs. resort $ for 3 meals. The room & beds are great, the view & location is nice. Part 2: Summit C.M.R. has no control over the hot tub area. It was a zoo Fri. & Sat. night. It was the scene from Caddy Shack , complete with Spalding & his snorkel. 1/2 the people there were not from any of the buildings that share the hot tubs/pool. (We stay at W Park, Vail, or Beaver & have seen poaching there on the wknd, just not this bad. 2 people staying here 50 renting elsewhere) It was like Pres. Day wknd, loud & crowded. Hot tub was useless if you did not get in & out pre 5 o'clock. After that the loud, pushy crew would move in & most people would just bail. Not fun or relaxing. I don't have kids & if I did, I wouldn't want them to be there. You need a parking pass in the garage area, why not a wrist band for the hot tub area. Bartender said that Sun.-Thurs. is ok, it just gets hectic on the wknd. Thurs. was good. When Summit tells you to pack a lunch, do it. Steak and lobster prices for food and strip club prices for a drink at the summit. $6 Gatorade & $4 chips. No Joke. Thanks, Vail Resorts. Plan early & plan well. To sum it up, the room was worth the money and the location is awesome. Summit County M. R. was tip top. Someone needs to get it together & eliminate the non renters from the hot tub that ruin wknd use.

Manager Response:
Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your accurate and honest assessment of your stay. The one thing that we could have done better is to assist with the hot tub issue. Though we have no direct control of the hot tubs, we can and do work with the resort to address poaching issues. We would have gladly called Keystone Security and asked them to deal with the issue. On a personal note, as an owner of a River Run property, I William Fuller (owners of Summit County Mountain Retreats), will gladly intervene for our guests in order to ensure an enjoyable stay and to maintain the family friendly reputation of Keystone. Again, we truly appreciate your patronage and your comments!

A quick 2 night getaway with the family!

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Juliette C. on March 14th, 2016

Summit Mountain is very organized and certainly knows what they are doing. Best prices in town and responsive, transparent. The rental was good - spacious, bunk beds, views of the slopes, walk anywhere, great hot tubs and kids liked it so much! The master bedroom bed is super uncomfortable and I didn't even ski but me body hurt after I slept on it. More than two nights would have been a problem. The tv only worked in the living room which is fine with me but probably should get the remotes sorted out or instructions correct. The kitchen sink water pressure needed to be fixed - it was really hard to wash dishes. If the owner could fix up the condo a tad more I would stay again but it really needed more tlc. Others on the market for a similar price have been better quality same location.

Manager Response:
Thank you for staying with us. We will inspect and address each of the issues you mentioned in your review. We do offer 24/7 maintenance service and hope that guests will give us the opportunity to address their concerns while they are staying with us.

Relaxing and Comfortable

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Amy M. on April 19th, 2016

Our main problem occurred with the keys not working, we got stuck in the pool area and had to wait 20 minutes to get back in the building b/c there was no one to answer phones at the management company and very few people staying in the building while we were there. Other than that, we were very satisfied w/ our stay.

Nice Condo

| 4 out of 5 stars

Property worked well for our family. We did a one night stay (Saturday) and enjoyed the pool, ice rink and fireworks from the upper deck. Great location. Only downfall is the late 4 pm and early 10 am checkout required.

Keystone Escape!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Justin B. on May 16th, 2016

Great location, amazingggg views. Love the two hot tubs and was very easy to contact staff.

Cosy Stay

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Julia C. on June 20th, 2016

Very nice apartment at a very reasonable price. The swimming pool was in repair when we were there, but the management gave us access to another swimming pool. I thought it was very considerate.

Excellent!!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Mac S. on July 5th, 2016

Everything was as described. Excellent place to spend a week or two.

Great place.

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Bruce B. on July 11th, 2016

Very positive experience, wonderful facilities and support Had an issue with clogged toilet and TV remote and was promptly serviced. Our Dakota Lodge experience was excellent

Wedding

| 4 out of 5 stars

Everything was clean and we were very comfortable.

Great mountain vacation location!

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Amber D. on August 3rd, 2016

We loved our stay at Dakota Lodge #8520. The unit was well equipped with kitchen equipment and extra bedding. Overall the unit was very clean, except for the floors. The only other issue was that there was only one extra roll of toilet paper in the unit. When you have 8 guests staying three nights, that could be a problem. We loved having the pool and hot tubs so close by. We definitely enjoyed our time and we will definitely book here again. The property management company double charged us, but they were very pleasant and refunded the charge as soon as we notified them.

Great Stay!!!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Brandi M. on August 10th, 2016

Everything was wonderful with our stay. River run village is a great place for both families and couples. We rented bikes and rode paths all around the area. Didn't even get our car out the first 4 days there! (Except groceries) I highly recommend the resort and the unit we rented. In fact, I've already recommended the trip to some of my close friends.We got locked out while we were there and the management company called back right away and we were in! Very helpful!!!

A nice getaway.

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Seth F. on September 10th, 2016

Great property with nice layout and location. Clean and accurate description of rental. Good view of front side of the mountain from balcony. This was a summer trip, but would definitely be interested in renting again during snowboarding season.

Great 2Bedroom/2bath condo for a memorable stay!

| 5 out of 5 stars

We had a very nice two-day stay at this property. The bedrooms were well laid out and well stocked, with TVs in each bedroom and also the sitting area. The property was very clean and well maintained. The queen size bunked beds were nice for the three teenage boys we brought. The common area would be cozy for 8 people. We had only 5, but the location was easy to get to Dillon and other bike trails and has a great view overlooking the pool and Keystone mountain.

Great Location

| 4 out of 5 stars

Condo is in great location...easy walk to gondola. Only complaint is the small size of dining table and somewhat limited kitchen utensils. Otherwise, great condo and stay.

Great trip

| 5 out of 5 stars

Perfect place for us

Loved Our Stay!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Tracey B. on April 3rd, 2017

We had a great vacation, perfect for our family as we have 3 kids and it is hard to find something that they are not always on top of each other (tweens and teens don't always want to share). Queen bunk beds and two full bathrooms helps a great deal. condo very nice, perfect view ( mountains and the pool). Was a little noisy from the pool area in the evening, til about 10:30(pool closes at 10:00), so not a huge deal to us. Also loved the short walk to gondola and river run village.

Spring break 2017

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Jennifer M. on April 9th, 2017

The location and the amenities of the Dakota Lodge were great! However, our unit could use some new mattresses and pillows!!! Otherwise it was a great unit! View was wonderful! Fully loaded with everything we needed!

Beautiful stay; unfortunate ending

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Emily W. on May 31st, 2017

The property was beautiful: Right off the chair lifts, great views, decorated well, upscale finishings, comfy beds, great hot tub. My friends and I made a great dinner and played charades and had a wonderful time. My only complaint was in the morning during check out the cleaning staff was a little rude. Check out was at 10 and they knocked at 9:59 very annoyed saying they had been waiting outside our door for 15 minutes. We apologized and asked if checkout was earlier than 10 to which they just replied that they had 5 rooms to clean today and had been waiting for us. We were in the process of leaving when they knocked and were out by 10:08. They came in 3 more times in that short time very annoyed. I fully understand we were over the checkout time and that it would make sense that someone would be there to clean the room, we just felt the way they went about it was a little rude. We had such a great time though so the good really outweighed the bad.

Girls Get-away Vacay

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Joanne H. on July 17th, 2017

Excellent! I have used Summit County Rental in the past, the customer service is top-notch. The property description for the condo was 100% accurate, condo exceeded our expectations. Condo is well maintained, very clean, we felt like we walking into one of our own homes. The layout with queen bunk beds, large master suite and two bathrooms was perfect for our group. Kitchen was fully stocked with dishes, cookware and utensils. The mattresses were very comfortable, bed linens and bath towels were exceptional. These are not your standard hotel grade linens! Location was ideal, walk out the front door of building or through the poolside door and you a mere two minute walk to River Run Village shops and restaurants. We literally never found a need to drive anywhere; cars remained parked for the duration of our stay. The small market in River Run Village was ideal when we needed ice or soda, plus the market carries a great selection of basic groceries items to complete a full meal. If you failed to bring an item, it is likely to be found at the general store without the hassle of driving. We enjoyed spending time poolside and in hot tubs, the view is spectacular and so relaxing. Took a gondola ride to the top of the mountain for Friday Afternoon Club, though rain interrupted outdoor events, the Summit House accommodated guests indoors to enjoy live music and libations. Once off the mountain top, we enjoyed shopping and dining. We have already recommended the property to family and a friend, location is perfect for families or friend vacations. Plenty to do at affordable prices, we are already planning a return trip!

Great location

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by MONICA B. on July 31st, 2017

It was a great place perfect location. The hot tub n pool was a great addition. The beds do need to be updated there like sleeping on a box spring. The bathroom sinks the facet handles on the hot water was broken. The recliner had a cut in the left arm . Other than it just needing to be cleaned a little better there was a pile of lint n dust behind the furniture it was a very nice place we plan on staying again next year hopefully

Wonderful Keystone Vacation

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Ashley S. on July 31st, 2017

We had a great time in this condo. Everything was very clean, the kitchen was well stocked, and there was plenty of room for the 5 of us. The location in the village was great, and the view from the balcony was beautiful!

Great family condo in a very central location

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Andie H. on August 14th, 2017

This condo was clean, laid out well, and had everything we needed for our stay. We could walk out of the door and stroll through River Run, or soak in the hot tub, hit the gym or watch the kids splash in the pool. Check in and check out were super simple. We would absolutely stay here again.

Nice place to get away

| 3 out of 5 stars
Review by ERIC N. on October 8th, 2017

Great views of the slopes and close to everything you need. Nice pool and hot tubs were relaxing. Management staff very helpful if needed. There have been some up grades to the place which are nice. A few noted problems that should be addressed and I did notify the property manger of the issues. I know this is a rental place and probably gets its wear and tear. The couch needs to be replaced and the chair as well. I would suggest a sectional. The mattresses need to be replaced, they are very hard and springs can be felt. The toaster needs replaced. There could be a fresh coat of paint on walls as they are marked up pretty good from furniture hitting them. There was stuff on walls(in living room by fire place) and ceilings like mustard or something from guests previously which is kinda gross. The cleaning crew should be fired because I could have cleaned better than that. The floor was dirty dusty, the pictures and end tables need to be dusted and baseboards dusted. Overall this is a nice place, but is does need a few pick me ups and it will be a stellar place. I would come back again for sure if the items get addressed.

Perfect mountain condo

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Megan W. on November 8th, 2017

The condo was exactly as described, quaint, clean and close to everything! My son and I enjoyed staying here it is the perfect size. The laundry roomIs one door over from the room which is great.. just make sure you bring quarters!

keystone trip

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by patrick d. on November 22nd, 2017

We had a great time. Condo was just what we hoped for and was perfect size for our group. Great view of sunrise over the mountain and of the slopes and village. Had everything we needed to make dinner and breakfast. Response time for anything we needed was taken care of in minutes and staff was right on it. Will definitely be looking here again. Only bummers were a couple screws loose on the guest bedroom door and the humidifiers were very loud (should replace, hard to sleep so we had to turn them off).

Great location, small place

| 3 out of 5 stars
Review by Eric M. on February 15th, 2018

The location was nice and central and easily accessible. It was a very tight squeeze for the five of us. You cannot sit at the table where they have it as you bang your head on the cabinets, so it really becomes a storage space. Additionally, the chandelier hangs extremely low right in the middle of the unit, not over the table or any furniture. We had to use a carabiner that we had and I still hit my head more than once, and I am only 6'2", Lastly, we had to call maintenance twice due to the ski locker not working.

Great location

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Nicholas Y. on February 20th, 2018

Overall location of the unit was very convenient. The building and amend work out great. Unit could benefit from some minor upgrades such as a new toaster, new appliances, etc.

Nice off-season stay at keystone

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Andrew R. on May 5th, 2018

Easy check-in process, convenient parking. Condo was efficient but a bit tight. Nice pool and hot tubs. Enjoyed our stay!

Good experience

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Quinn D. on May 17th, 2018

Overall good experience. Considering the dates of my stay, I feel like i could have had two more parking passes. And I didn't know the cleaning requests as a guest, before for check out, until I got home and checked my email. I didn't know I was supposed to take out the trash and run the dishwasher. I don't check my email on vacation.

Manager Response:
Thank you for the feedback. First of all, we're glad you enjoyed your stay! Unfortunately, we don't manage any parking. The HOA for the vacation rental you reserved has specific rules and the resort manages most of the overflow lots in the area. We just pass along the requirements for these parking lots to our guests to help them avoid fines or other penalties. As these are homes instead of hotel rooms, we do ask guests to do a few things prior to checking out that help with cleaning. These requests are included in various emails, in the Guest Information Portal, and on a sign in the unit (on the fridge).

Good Value for the price

| 3 out of 5 stars
Review by Lance B. on June 19th, 2018

Love the location. Pool & hot tubs were great. King bed was rock hard. Couch & recliner need replacing. 1 of the stove burners was nonfunctional. Would stay in the complex again, but choose another unit.

Manager Response:
Thank you for the feedback. We will pass it along to the homeowner and have our maintenance look at the stove burner. We're glad you enjoyed your stay otherwise.

memorial day getaway

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Jennifer H. on June 19th, 2018

entire experience was great, the only problem was that the covered parking had mysteriously blocked off parking spaces which left not enough spaces for the number of visitors. I assume the mgmt got the message from the confusion as the spaces were open the next day.

A Treasured Experience

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Jane M. on July 17th, 2018

Dekota lodge was a great place to stay,we totaly enjoyed the location and the scenery of the mountains, it was better than i thought it would be, we loved the court yard that was right where we were staying, the shops resturants and the beauty of the snake river, it was close enough to the other surounding towns but not commercialized, the only problem we had was there was not enough towels for the five of us staying for six nights,when we asked for more towels, they said it was their day off and didn't bring the towels until it was time for us to leave, the recliner was worn out and had tears, we liked the hot tubs but dissapointed that the pool wasnt heated more , it was pretty cold, but overall we truly enjoyed staying there and would stay again

Manager Response:
Thank you for the feedback. We do offer a towel refresh for reservations 4 days or longer and we request 24 hours for delivery. We will investigate further to see if our staff mishandled your request and reinforce our standards. We're glad you enjoyed your stay otherwise.

8520 Dakota Lodge

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Elizabeth K. on August 14th, 2018

Easy to book - helpful staff. We had an issue with the coffee pot and it was replaced right away. I would suggest not stuffing the bedroom closet with items (laundry baskets, additional bedding, etc) as we had no room to put any of our stuff in there. Was a little tight - we had 4 adults and 3 kids under the age of 5, but the unit had everything we needed. You may want to consider an additional chair by the sofa- 4 adults couldn't all sit together in the living room. Great location and we loved the pool and hot tubs.

Great weekend getaway

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Easdon C. on August 21st, 2018

Just what we needed. We were looking for a nice last minute weekend getaway and this vacation rental fit that perfectly.

good location

| 3 out of 5 stars
Review by Jeff B. on March 4th, 2019

The location is excellent and the hot tubs were great. We had a couple problems when we were there. We were given 3 key cards and all worked for our condo but we had a lot of trouble using them around the grounds like outside doors and the parking garage. Also, the fire place does not work. We tried lighting and a few times we followed directions exactly and it would not light. This was a major issue because we chose this place because it had a fire place too. The place is a little dated and a few of the outlets did not work or were touchy.

Okay

| 4 out of 5 stars

Love the double bunk beds concept. However, most of all of the furniture looked to be old. Besides the kitchen counter top and flooring being updated everything else looks to be original. The mattress in the master bedroom was not comfortable. You can hear the springs when you moved around on the bed.

Dakota 8520

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by matthew j h. on April 25th, 2019

Great location and unit, however the floors and carpet were pretty grubby. Broom/vacuum clean, but definitely not mopped or shampoo'd. Otherwise, we really enjoyed our stay.Everything was 'as advertised' and no doubt our family's experience was nothing short of great. We would certainly return to and recommend Keystone/Summit County Mountain Retreats/Dakota Lodge/unit 8520. THANK YOU

Dakotah Review

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Rebecca E. on August 11th, 2019

Was exactly as stated. Nice clean condo

Labor Day Weekend

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Annie R. on September 11th, 2019

Beautiful views! Super clean and home feeling when here! Thank you for a great vacation! Great pool and hot tub!

Nice stay.

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by Deborah D. on September 26th, 2019

All in all this was a nice stay for a late-summer stay. The resort was not real busy so we could get in and out pretty easy.

Thanksgiving vaca

| 5 out of 5 stars

Great accommodations! Easy check in. Wonderful views or the mountain and pool area.

Great location and nice views

| 4 out of 5 stars
Review by David H. on February 18th, 2020

This is a nice 2 bedroom condo close to the slopes with a nice view. View is only from family room area. In general the condo is small and needs minor updating in appliances and bathrooms but was comfortable. The rental management (SCMR) was great in communicating and staying on top of things. Dakota lodge in general needs a little TLC such as repainting entry doors. Hot tub and pool were great. We would stay here again.

A little fresh air after a couple months at home...

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Christian B. on June 18th, 2020

We have stayed at this particular condo before and rented it again because we absolutely enjoyed it. Great location and perfect size for our family.SCMR always makes our trips easy and memorable. Wonderful staff.

Great location!!

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Stephanie K. on July 27th, 2020

We loved the condo and the location. Would definitely stay here again! A little bummed out by the need to make pool reservations (which were snatched up before we had a chance to reserve even a hour) but we understand the reason for the regulations

Good Stay

| 5 out of 5 stars
Review by Tim B. on August 1st, 2020

Place was good. No complaints

Minimum Night Stay Requirements

These are the minimum night stay requirements for most of our vacation rentals. A few homeowners have a higher minimum in place, and in those cases it is stated in the listing description for the vacation rental.

Date Range Min. Nights
09/07/2020 - 10/03/2020 1
10/04/2020 - 10/31/2020 2
11/01/2020 - 11/19/2020 2
11/20/2020 - 11/28/2020 3
11/29/2020 - 12/12/2020 2
12/13/2020 - 12/17/2020 2
12/18/2020 - 12/25/2020 4
12/26/2020 - 01/02/2021 5
01/03/2021 - 01/14/2021 3
01/15/2021 - 01/17/2021 3
01/18/2021 - 01/31/2021 3
02/01/2021 - 02/11/2021 3
02/12/2021 - 02/14/2021 2
02/15/2021 - 02/28/2021 3
03/01/2021 - 03/07/2021 3
03/08/2021 - 03/21/2021 4
03/22/2021 - 04/03/2021 3
04/04/2021 - 04/18/2021 2
04/19/2021 - 05/27/2021 2
05/28/2021 - 05/31/2021 2
06/01/2021 - 06/10/2021 2
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