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The 'House of the Smiling Sun ' is a 3 bedroom luxury vacation rental in the panoramic region of Sedona.
There is a seperate guest studio which can be rented as a 4th bedroom or as an in law / teenager suite in addition to the main house.
Perched on the side of a canyon , with breathtaking , unobstructed views of national monuments- our vacation home has the finest views of Red Rock vista's including Cathedral Rock, The mongolian Rim, Sugarloaf , Seven Sister's and Pyramid rock.These famous rocks are so close to the house you feel as if you could reach out and touch them!
Oak creek canyon is a short 20 minute hike from our back garden.here you can enjoy bathing on the rocks in complete privacy.
Red Rock National state park is a few minutes drive.
Perfect for family outings and offering easy, intermediate
and advanced hiking opportunites
These inspiring, dramatic and breath taking views and scenes of river creek wildlife are often seen in the work of well known International artists and photographers.
This stunning home, with unique and artistic features throughout, has unobstructed views of sunsets, sunrises, star filled skies, and natural beauty that will take your breath away.These dramatic views can be appreciated from every room and from every angle within the home.
A special feature of the home are walls of glass in the living room , which lead to a large deck which overlooks spectacular scenery .From the deck you will also enjoy seeing an array of natural wildlife that live in this region : Bob cats, humming birds, road runners, javalina's, mountain wildlife etc.
The House of the smiling sun offers comfortable furnishings and a large spacious living room [ 25 x 25 feet ] with an open fireplace. There is a gourmet kitchen with a sub zero fridge/ freezer, a viking stove and grill, and granite counters with cherry wood cabinetry.It is truly a cooks delight, fully equipped with everything a home needs to entertain in style.
This property has 3 beautifully arranged, custom designed and decorated bedrooms, a large therapeutic HOT SPA with two loungers and built in music system, a guest studio for use as a 4th bedroom for guest groups larger than 8 , a spectacular fountain courtyard, Two huge screen tv's, lots of dvds to watch , high speed internet and many interesting area's to sit and enjoy sedona's finest scenery.
The outdoors features extensive red rock masonry, driveway, walls and seating, swinging love seats and a trail from the garden that leads to the beautiful Oak Creek River -an ideal place to sunbath and picnic. There are many additional areas for privacy and relaxation in the home's garden.
This unique vacation home is minutes away from Red Rock State Park and Red Rock Crossing, which are two of Sedona's most popular nature attractions. The local Golf course is 5 minutes away. Located on a road of custom “horse properties”, on a high desert mesa completely encircled by mountains, this one of a kind vacation home is guarenteed to be an experience of a lifetime. Stables are located nearby for horse rentals.
Location: On the outskirts of Sedona, only 10 minutes from town, in the countryside of the highly desirable 'Turquoise Triangle' (Sedona-Jerome-Cottonwood) area of the Verde Valley. Two hours north of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Close enough for a day trip to the Grand Canyon.
DESCRIPTION OF AREA:
The neighborhood is beautiful for its views, wildlife, and the many pueblo style custom homes. It is upscale and very safe. All of the properties in the neighborhood are on 1.6 acre minimum lots and are mostly unfenced (except for horse corrals), giving it that wide-open Southwestern feeling. There are numerous hiking, biking, and ATV trails in the immediate surrounding area.
A wonderful 3 bedroom home beautifully and artistically decorated with designer touches throughout, in the Red Rock Loop area offering relaxation, comfort and breathtaking views of the Sedona red rocks, including Cathedral Rock.
The large open living room with high ceiling and African slate tiled floor provides lots of comfortable seating to enjoy the red rock views. The fully equipped kitchen is open to the great room and has a gas stove and sub-zero refrigerator. With lots of comfortable seating, the deck spans the great room off the back of the home allowing plenty of space for everyone to relax. A therapeutic hot tub with it's own spectacular view awaits from a lower private patio.
Other photos and films of the property are available upon request.The film in particular will give you a perfect insight into the interior style and layout.
Rates include up to 8 guests. Contact manager for over 8 guest rates.
Couples only using the ground floor-(king master bedroom and living area, with decks overlooking the rocks), will be given a 15% discount.This is a perfect suite for honeymooners.
Professional Cleaning fee is $160 for up to 2 guests-$200 for up to 6 guests, $250 up to 8 guests.
Pets require cleaning fee of $150 for de-odorizing/cleaning carpets and sofas after each rental period.Only environmentally friendly products are used for cleaning.
Deposit - when the booking is made 50% of rental fee is due.
The balance is due 30 days before rental begins, plus the cleaning and pet fee (if applicable).
Cancellations: FULL REFUND is given minus a 10% admin. fee when cancellation notice is given thirty days before arrival date.
In the event that cancellation notice arrives with less than 30 days notice a full refund minus a 10% admin fee will be given only if we are able to re-book those dates.
We are happy to send you a short film of our vacation home so you can see exactly what to expect when you arrive.
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The large deck [30 x 12] is a unique feature of our home- with views directly facing the magnificent Cathedral Rock and the mountain range- The 'Mongolian rim'.There is a wrought iron dining table and chairs on the deck[ with seating for 10] and a coffee table, armchairs and sofa....moreless
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All year around
May 24 - May 23, 2016
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Payment can be accepted in visa, M/C , paypal .
50% is due to hold your reservation and the balance is due 45 days prior to arrival.
Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.
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Our vacation home is literally minutes from the gateway to Redrock National State park.Sliderock park, a favorite for children is also close by.
There are so many outstanding attractions in sedona for all ages - that we keep a folder in our home for visitors to the sedona/ grand canyon area.
if you would like a list of places to explore before you arrive please just let us know and we can email a comprehensive list of Sedona's magical attractions, restaurants, galleries and seasonal celebrations before you arrive.
Year Purchased: 2005
About: The 'House of the Smiling Sun' is my families private vacation retreat in Sedona.it is a very unique vacation home and a pleasure to manage and offer to guests as their 'home away from home' whilst visiting Sedona. I was raised in Europe and have been fortunate to travel extensively .I can truly say that Sedona is one of the most beautiful and stunning places in the world.
My family chose this vacation home because of it's stunning location, close proximity to town and of course it's breathtaking views.We love the stunning natural surroundings, peaceful neighborhood and it's situation in a low light zone- which provides night time skies and star visibility an amazing experience.
The Unique Benefits at this Guest House:
Everything is unique about our vacation home.Amongst my favorites are the relaxing evenings with friends soaking in Hotspa under the stars, walking down to the canyon and sunbathing on the rocks, dining with my family on our deck enjoying the spectacular views, sitting around the fireplace in the winter and watching movies and spending time in uptown Sedona where there are fabulous restaurants and events.
Watching the sunrise and sunsets from the large deck is a spectacular experien
9 seat theraputic hot tub. Powerful jets. An incredible massage from head to toe
Master bedroom with eastern king sized bed and heavenly linens
You will enjoy the large comfy chenille sofa and open fireplace in the living ro
Enterance to home with views of mongolian rim in the distance
Stone dining table overlooking views of cathedral rock
large charming master bathroom with fire and slate floors
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