Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I have a pet?
NO. We do not allow pets. Please do not ask us for an exception either before or after moving in.
When is rent due?
Rent is due the 1st of the month for both River Rest and The Meadows. If your rent is not paid by the 4th of the month, you are considered late. In this case, the landlord will charge a late fee of $15 for the first day and an additional $10/day for each day until rent is paid in full.
Can I pay my rent in person?
Yes. You can pay rent for River Rest at the Wilderness Aware Rafting office located in Johnson Village (on the east side of the Arkansas River bridge). The physical address is 12600 US Highway 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211. Please be aware that business hours vary. You can call in advance to see if we are in the office at 719.395.2112.
For the Meadows, there is a drop box in the laundry room.
Can I drop off my rent at the office outside business hours?
Yes. You can slide a check or money order for River Rest between the two front doors at Wilderness Aware Rafting. Please do not do this with cash.
Can I mail my rent?
Yes. Mail rent for River Rest to PO Box 1550, Buena Vista, CO 81211.
Mail rent for The Meadows to PO Box 5243, Buena Vista, CO 81211
Checks or money orders only – do not mail cash.
Do you accept debit or credit cards for rent?
No. We accept checks, money orders, or cash.
Who do I make my check or money order out to?
Checks and money orders need to be made out to either River Rest or The Meadows. Do not make the the check or money order out to the landlord or managers name.
How do I get mail delivered to me?
The United States Postal Service does not have home delivery in Buena Vista. If you rent at the Meadows or River Rest, you will need to open (pay) for a PO Box. The Post Office is located at 110 Brookdale Ave. Phone: 719.395.2446.
Are utilities included in my rent?
No. Neither River Rest or The Meadows includes utilities in rent. If you are staying in the short-term rentals at River Rest, you will not need to transfer utilities into your name, we will bill you separately and you will pay us directly. All other long-term rentals at River Rest and The Meadows require that you place utilities in your name. Contact both utility companies directly:
Gas – Atmos Energy https://www.atmosenergy.com/ Phone – 1- 888-286-6700
Electric – Sangre de Cristo http://www.myelectric.coop/ Phone – 1-719-395-2412
Can I get cable tv or internet at my rental?
Yes. Both River Rest and The Meadows are covered by Spectrum Cable. Visit them at https://www.spectrum.com/cable-tv-service/colorado/buena-vista or call 855.707.7328.