FAQ's


Q: WHAT IS A BIVOUAC?

A:  "/Bivo͞oˌak/  An improvised encampment constructed of natural materials such as those used in scouting and mountaineering."


Q: IS BREAKFAST INCLUDED?

A: Yes, a delicious breakfast with healthy options is included in the price of the bed or room. Fresh fruit, homemade granola, greek yogurt, orange juice, and an assortment of bagels are staples of a Bivvi breakfast. In addition, we are continually rotating our hot breakfast options, which includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, and other home cooked treats.


Q: DOES THE BIVVI HAVE AN OUTDOOR HOT TUB?

A: Yes, we do. The Bivvi has a ten person outdoor hot tub that overlooks the Ten Mile Mountain Range. Don’t forget your swim trunks.


Q: DOES THE BIVVI SERVE WINE AND DELICIOUS DRAFT BEER?

A: Why yes, funny you should ask. The Bivvi does serve draft beer and select wines in the great room until 8PM daily. You must be 21 years of age or older to purchase alcohol. Colorado Law does not permit outside alcohol on the premises.

Q: DOES THE BIVVI HAVE WIFI?

A:  Yes, we have high speed wireless internet throughout the entire property.  If you need the password, please see a staff member.


Q: DO YOU HAVE SKI OR BIKE STORAGE FOR MY ADVENTURE GEAR?

A: Yes, we have a room dedicated to storing outdoor equipment. Bike wall racks are utilized during the summer months, while ski/snowboard racks with boot drying storage are used during the winter.


Q: IS THERE A BUS TO THE MOUNTAIN / TOWN FroM THE BIVVI?

A: Yes, The Bivvi is located on the Breckenridge Free Ride bus route making it effortless to get to and from the mountain/town. The Brown Free Ride bus leaves for the mountain and town on the 26th and 56th minute of every hour until 11:30 pm.


Q: CAN I WALK TO THE MOUNTAIN / TOWN FORM THE BIVVI?

A: Yes, The Bivvi is a short walk to town. There is a trail just off the back deck that will lead to the edge of town. From there you are just a short stroll down Colorado 9 to the south side of Main Street. Approximately 8-12 minutes total walking time. 

Q: IS THE BIVVI DOG FRIENDLY?

A:  Although we love our furry little friends, we sadly do not allow dogs, rabbits, sloth bears, or any other pets to spend the night.  It is simply too difficult to keep the rooms to our standard of cleanliness while allowing them to stay. However, there is a doggie daycare and boarding house that is highly regarded nearby.  Their name is Breckenridge Dog House and their number is (970) 453-5301.


Q: ARE THE BATHROOMS SHARED?

A: All of the rooms at The Bivvi have bathrooms. If you are in a private room you will have a private bathroom. If you are in a shared room you will share the bathroom with only the people staying in your room. The sinks are outside of the bathrooms. You will never be denied access to the sink if someone else is using the facilities.


Q: WHAT TIME IS CHECK-IN?

A: Check-in time is 4pm. If you’re arriving early, we will gladly can hold you bags for you until your room is ready.  


Q: I'M ARRIVING LATE AT NIGHT. WILL THERE BE SOMEONE AVAILABLE TO CHECK ME IN?

A: There is a staff member on-site 24 hours a day at The Bivvi. If you plan to arrive after 10pm, please inform us by emailing info@thebivvi.com or calling 970.423.6553.

Q: WHAT TIME IS CHECK-OUT?

A:  Checkout is at 11am daily. We do not allow for late checkout; however, if your going out for the day we can arrange to hold your bags. And yes, you are always welcome to use the shared spaces at The Bivvi.


Q: DO YOU ACCEPT WALK-INS WITHOUT A RESERVATION?

A: Yes, we will accept walk-ins until 10pm.


Q: IS THERE FREE PARKING AT THE BIVVI?

A: Yes, you can park your car right out front of the Bivvi.


Q: WHAT IS THE CANCELLATION POLICY AT THE BIVVI?

A: Cancellations 15 days or more from the reservation check-in date forfeit full deposit amount. Cancellations 14 days or less from the reservation check-in date forfeit full amount of reservation.

Q: DOES THE BIVVI HAVE WIFI?

A:  Yes, we have high speed wireless internet throughout the entire property.  If you need the password, please see a staff member.


Q: ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED AT THE BIVVI?

A: While we do like children, The Bivvi is designed for adults and openly serves alcohol throughout the building.  Due to this, we do not accept children under the age of 12. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and is not allowed to stay in the dorms.


Q: I'M A THRU-HIKER. CAN I MAIL MYSELF A RESUPPLY BOX TO THE BIVVI?

A: Yes, if you would like to mail a resupply box to The Bivvi please address it to: The Bivvi, 9511 Hwy 9, Breckenridge CO. 80424. We ONLY accept resupply boxes from UPS and FedEx. Please write your name along with an approximate date of arrival on the box. If you wish to send packages via USPS please send it to General Mail at the Breckenridge Post Office where you can collect your package upon arrival to town.