Manitou Springs is a quaint little area in the Southwest part of Colorado Springs is known for it's charming 5,364 residents, dining, and boutique shopping. Tucked in a quiet quiet valley just off of Highway 24, Manitou Springs has an old Western town feel. One popular attraction for hikers is the Manitou Incline which is a steep hike up old railroad ties that is sure to get your heart pumping.
Manitou Springs has it;s own school District, Manitou Springs District 14. This cutting edge school district is currently providing an Ipad to all students in Grades 5th - 12th to help them with their studies.
Many of the homes in this area were built as early as the 1900's, but the allure of the neighborhood ahas let to extensive remodeling and updating of these older homes while maintaining their classic charm. The average home in Manitou Springs was built in 1963.
Residents and vistors of Manitou Springs are capitivated by the beautiful mountain views and lush mature landscaping. The Cliff House Restaurant in Manitou Springs is famous for fine dining coupled with breath taking mountain views. History Buffs will enjoy spending time at the Cliff Dwellings Museum giving a walk through the past of Anasazi Native American Culture. Another local favorite is the world famous Mona Lisa Fondue Restaurant which was voted the best place to "pop the question" by the Colorado Springs Independent
If you are looking for an older home in an established mountain town, Manitou Springs may be the perfect location for you. Homes in this area can start as low as $150,000 and reach $1,000,000 or more. The median price for a Manitou Springs home is around $246,900