Creekside Log Cabins
Bedroom Creekside Log Cabins & Five 2 Bedroom Creekside Log Cabins
RATES SUBJECT TO
CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
Thunder Lodge is a
Self Service Cabin Rental.
Your cabin is furnished with two or four
sets of towels, bedding, 1 roll of toilet tissue, 1 roll paper towels, 1
box tissue, 2 kitchen trash bags, 1 bathroom trash bag, dish detergent,
1 set of shampoo, conditioner, body wash and 2 facial soaps. Guests are
responsible for any other items they might need. Daily housekeeping is
Red Notebook Guest Directory
There is a red notebook in each cabin with important information about
your stay as well as descriptions and directions to local restaurants
Guest Laundry Facility
The Guest Laundry Facility is located in the building
at the north end of the Central Courtyard on the right-hand side near
the foosball table. Quarters are available in the office as well as 1
laundry detergent pod and a dryer sheet for $1. The hours are 8am - 9pm
as it is next to Cabin #6.
Lost and Found & Personal Property Left at Thunder Lodge
Thunder Lodge is not liable for the theft, loss,
damage or destruction of the personal property. Items left in cabins
will be stored in a plastic bag and kept in the office for 30 days. The
cabin # and date found will be noted on the plastic bag. After this
time, the item will be disposed of or donated, if deemed an item of
value by Thunder Lodge owner, to Newbie's (local thrift store) on E.
Main St. in Buena Vista.
Lost Cabin Keys
There is a $10 lost key fee as
it takes time, fuel and money to replace.
If you return home and find the key, you may send it back to Thunder
Lodge using the following instructions:
- 1. Claim the package as a key.
The USPS fee to send any key is $3.50.
- 2. Email or call to advise a
missing key was found and you are sending it.
- 3. After the key has been
received, your credit or debit card will be refunded the $10, unless
there was postage due.
If the package is not claimed as a
key, and a postal sorter names it as such, Thunder Lodge will receive a
"postage due" notice and will be charged the additional amount, up to
$3.50. Thunder Lodge will have to pay the postage due to pick up the
key! There have been many keys sent back to the lodge where postage was
1. Check Out time is at
2. Please take all trash to the green dumpster located at the
southeast entrance of the property on N. Pleasant St.
3. Please wash, dry and put away any kitchen items you used.
4. If you brought your dog, please check for pet hair. You are
welcome to borrow the vacuum cleaner and pet hair
removal tools if necessary.
5. Please make sure your account has been settled in the office.
Payment is due at Check In unless other
arrangements have been made.
6. Keys may be left in the cabin on the desk or in the door.
7. Don't forget to check each room in your cabin for device
When you provide your personal information such as
name, home address, phone numbers, email address, we will not give or
sell this information to any outside company for any use. The
information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only
to support your guest relationship with us.
The manager or owner, can, at his or her discretion, change your
cabin assignment to another cabin of the same size or larger in the
event of an unforeseen circumstance beyond Thunder Lodge's control.
The renter will be notified by phone and email. Prior to arrival,
please check the bulletin board next to the office door and the
lighted neon wipe board in the front office window.
reserving one cabin):
Cancellations must be made at least 7 days prior to the initial check-in
day or the full cabin/room charge will be assessed. Cancellations made 7
to 30 days prior to initial check-in day - $25 / night / cabin.
Cancellations made 31 to 60 days prior to initial check-in day - $25 /
If a cabin(s) is canceled 7 days or less
prior to check in, the cabin amount will be charged on the card provided
on the reservation. The card will be refunded if we are able to rent the
If the Group Organizer is paying for all the cabin rentals in their
group, there is a $500 group deposit due at the time of reservation
confirmation. With this option, the Group Organizer will be responsible
for any cabin charges due to cancellations or date changes during the 60
days prior to the group check-in date. Group Deposit by check or
cashier's check is preferred, made payable to Thunder Lodge, and sent to
POB 504, Buena Vista, CO, 81211.
If Group Organizer will not be paying for all the cabin
rentals in their group, there is a $100 deposit due for each cabin. With
this option, the Group Organizer is not responsible for any cancellation
fees or cabin charges, other than their own cabin. Each party of the
group reserving a cabin or cabins must call the office to provide their
personal information and credit card information. All cabins on hold for
the group will initially be held with the organizer's information. One
week prior to your Group Deadline (established at time of reservation
confirmation...normally 2 months prior to check-in), an email will be
sent to the organizer so they will know if they need to cancel any
cabins before the Group Deadline to avoid charges.
Group Cancellation Policy applies to all groups whether
the organizer is paying for the cabins or individual group members are
paying for their own cabin.
The $500 or $100 Group Deposit is for damages to cabins
and/or any Thunder Lodge property (broken windows, trampled grass from
yard games, burned grass by grills, broken neon signs, pet damage,
etc.). There is a list of items/$amount available in the office. If
there is no damage to property, the deposit will be applied towards your
defined as a group of guests reserving two or more cabins during the
same or similar time periods.
Group cancellations are different from our standard cancellation policy.
Cancellations made 60 days to date of check-in, the full cabin charge
will be assessed. No refund on deposit if cancellation made within 60
days prior to check-in date.
The Cancellation Policy applies to reservations made within 60 days
prior to check-in.
If a cabin(s) is
canceled 60 days or less prior to check in, the cabin(s) full amount
will be charged on the card provided on the reservation. The card will
be refunded if we are able to rent the cabin(s).
OUTDOOR KITCHEN FEES:
This is a fabulous outdoor kitchen in the Grill
Gazebo in the Central Courtyard. There is a combined charcoal grill, gas
grill, and gas cook-top. It is free for guests to use. It must be reserved
in advance or upon check in with a $100 check deposit which will be returned
after inspection. You must bring your own grilling utensils, cleaning tools
and gas tank.
$50 fee charged if dishes are not washed and put away in the cabinets.
KITCHEN GARBAGE REMOVAL:
$50 fee if all your garbage is not
taken to the dumpster provided on the east side of the property, no
Check In: 3pm
Check Out: 10am
We no longer provide
extra towel sets or extra sheet sets for additional guests or guests not
There are plenty of extra pillows and
blankets in each closet.
Guests are welcome to bring cots or
air mattresses for additional guests or guests not sharing beds
Each two bedroom cabin will have 4 towel sets
and 1 queen set of sheets (on bed) and 1 full set of sheets (on
If there are more than 4 guests in two bedroom
cabins, guests are required to bring their own extra sheet sets and
Sheets will be provided for the queen and full beds
only. If there are 4 or less guests in two bedroom cabins who do not
share the beds and require extra bedding, guests are required to
bring extra sheet set.
Each one bedroom cabin will have 2 towel sets
and 1 queen set of sheets (on bed).
If there are more than 2 guests in one bedroom
cabins, guests are required to bring their own extra sheet sets and
If there are 2 guests in one bedroom cabins who do
not share the queen bed and require extra bedding, guests are
required to bring extra sheet set.
Guests are welcome to bring cots or air mattresses.
Dirty towels will be exchanged every three days.
Please bring dirty towels to the office or lodge laundry room next
to the office to exchange for clean towels.
Sheets may be exchanged every seven days.
Guest Laundry Facility is available if guests would
like to wash their own towels and sheets more frequently.
Pack-n-Plays and High Chairs are in all two
Two Pet Maximum (no exceptions)
NON-AGGRESSIVE, WELL BEHAVED pets are welcome
with advance notice for a fee and require a $50 per pet, refundable
deposit for damage to cabin and pet hair.
(Sorry, no cats allowed due to a "cat incident" on a couch and
$10.00 each, per night
$50 refundable deposit per pet
1. The $50 Pet Deposit is due upon day of check in.
The deposit will be held on the credit or debit card that was used
to confirm your reservation. The deposit will be returned the day of
departure if the Pet Rules are followed. The deposit will be kept if
there is visible pet hair on the floor, furniture, bedding or other
surfaces in the cabin and/or if there is damage to the cabin or
2. It is the renter's responsibility to thoroughly check the cabin
prior to check out so there are no surprise charges. Please bring
your own pet hair removal tools. You may borrow the vacuum in the
3. DO NOT allow your pets on the furniture. Our high quality quilt
sets are $500! ABSOLUTELY no pets on or in the bed.
4. Dogs can play in Central Courtyard area, but if they use it for a
restroom, you will clean up or be charged $50.00 fee. (enforced by
5. Do not leave pets unattended unless you leave them in their pet
kennel. If there are any barking complaints, you will not be allowed
to leave pet in cabin, no exceptions.
6. Clean up after your pet in all areas on property. Deposit poop
bags in dumpster provided. (We have pet pooper bags available.)
7. Use your own pet's bedding or your own pillows and blankets for
your pet's bedding.
8. Keep your pet on a leash or under control at ALL times. DO NOT
allow your dog to chase wildlife.
9. Do not tie your pet outside your cabin unattended.
We ask that the rules be respected so that we can keep
Thunder Lodge pet friendly. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.
Two Night Minimum Stay Required:
|Running & Cycling
||Co State H.O.G Rally
|Music Concerts &
||ATV Historic Color Tour
||Salida Art Walk
|Leadville Ski Joring
||BV Bike Fest
|Spring Break (March)
||Gold Rush Days
Please do not leave cabin door open while smoking outside!
Smoking Charge - $250
Charged when smoke odor is detected in the cabins.
All cabins are non-smoking.