Stayed two nights at Three Lakes Getaway to do some skiing up at Mission Ridge. Overall was a well equipped, clean home in a quiet neighborhood with a great view of the lake. As others have mentioned the home gives the strong sense of being in someone else's home -- personal photos, notes, mail, prescription medicines, reading glasses, etc. around. A couple items to call out:
1. The entry code provided to get in the house was incorrect. The owner was not reachable via the telephone number provided when we were stuck outside. With my cell phone and google I ended up calling several different phone numbers under his name (owner is a CPA) and ended up getting a call back from his daughter to assist (and luckily we got in!). Received a text message response from the owner the next day with an apology -- without a smart phone we would have had to find another place to stay the night we arrived.
2. There are several (3 that we found) webcams set up inside the house. Best I can tell they are aimed towards the front/patio doors of the house, though it does give an odd feel of whether we were remotely being watched or listened to. At a minimum it would have been great to have been given a heads up of their presence.
3. The owner was traveling when I was booking and wasn't super responsive. The booking request thru VRBO expired due to a lack of response. After playing several days of phone tag I'd learned the owner was out of state on travel, who suggested I could book directly with him if I preferred. The mistake I made was not confirming the price (duh), which when being billed ended up being more than the VRBO quote. Learn from my mistake if you go this route! This also removed my ability to provide any feedback directly on the VRBO listing.
Armed with this info and expectations, it's still possible to have a good experience for future potential vacation renters.
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