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Best Ski & Vacation Cabin in Canyon Below Snowbird/Alta Resorts!!

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Cabin exterior blends well with all the trees.

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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Wow: Location, Location, Location!!!
Ideally situated just below Snowbird and Alta in the Wasatch National Forest.
This secluded and serene cabin has Little Cottonwood Creek in its backyard with granite cliffs, rocky crags, pristine forest and even valley views from the three decks, five skylights and many windows.
Approximately eight minutes from world class Snowbird and Alta ski resorts you never get stuck in hours of traffic at the mouth of the canyon because you are already in the canyon-yet grocery stores, nightlife and restaurants are only ten minutes down Little Cottonwood road. (On snowy days, take advantage of owners resident pass which grants you access in and out of closed canyon).
This one of a kind three story hundred year old pioneer cabin has more than doubled in size with a 1000 square foot addition. The original section has been beautifully restored and the rest of the home totally renovated throughout.
No detail has been overlooked and every amenity has been thoughtfully provided for your care-free stay.
Cabin still has original outside stone cooking stove but now features totally decked out gourmet twenty foot long indoor kitchen with fireplace and gathering area! The all granite counters, top of the line stainless steel appliances and a built-in eight foot granite eating island give real meaning to the joy of cooking!
After a great day on the slopes or playing outdoors relax in the two person jacuzzi or the soaking tub upstairs. Then enjoy dinner and a crackling fire. Finally, take in a movie before bed (over fifty new title dvd's to choose from) in the spacious living room (seriously, the couch is 17 feet long) with the 60 inch TV and surround sound theater system.
Wood floors and wood ceilings abound in this gorgeous cabin and the bedrooms are huge and meticulously decorated. One of the bedrooms upstairs even has a built in 'mini cabin' for the kids to play in while adults enjoy free time!
It is a unique and memorable experience to stay in a forest, breathe fresh mountain air, drink pure Rocky Mountain spring water, relax in complete luxury with all the comforts of home AND ski the greatest snow on earth all in one vacation! Hope to see you here!

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Built in play house (mini-cabin) with lots of toys and play kitchen provide endless hours of fun for the kids...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Master bedroom: queen bed 2nd bedroom (upstairs): one full bed and one twin bed. 3rd bedroom (downstairs): one queen and three twins (one is a bunk bed). Baby Cribs (1) ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Located in Wasatch National Forest on Little Cottonwood Creek, the views of granite cliffs, forest, river and valley below are awe inspiring!...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) One 60' led TV with theater surround sound and one 32' led TV...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Ski-Out:

    Cross country or snow shoe out front door...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full size front loading Bosch...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters with lots of pillows...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size front loading Bosch with sanitary cycle feature...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Gas log starter with real wood burning...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Grocery service available for nominal fee...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All the extras: Belgian waffle maker, panini maker, crock pot, rice cooker, blender, toaster, coffee maker, hand mixer etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Top of the line stainless steel with sanitary feature...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Huge gourmet kitchen with gas stove and granite counter tops...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel with ice and water service in door...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (3) Three decks with incredible views!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    Two person built in jetted jacuzzi hot tub with inline heater...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early ski
Nov 21 - Dec 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$349

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$499

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Ski Season
Jan 4 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$399

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$299
$1,799 $3,499

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning/Linen $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.6%

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 06/22/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Salt Lake City International
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ski resorts
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 15 and 215
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snowbird and Alta

Car: Necessary

Mountain and Road biking, cross country skiing, hiking, fishing and snowshoing right out front door. Two world class ski resorts (Alta and Snowbird) just minutes up the road!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We are a husband/wife construction team and the parents of five beautiful children ages five to eighteen.. My husband (general contractor) and I (historic renovator and design specialist) have been building and restoring properties together for thirteen years. We have property on the National Historic Register and take a great deal of pride in our work. Please see VRBO #271573 for our last project. Our work together is top-notch as we are both perfectionists and artists at our craft. This is our life-love and we hope to share it with you!

Why the Owner Chose Snowbird:
We are entirely smitten by this canyon and its pristine and total beauty during all four seasons. We are avid skiers (all seven of us ski together weekly) and Snowbird and Alta Resorts provide the best skiing we have ever experienced. We will most certainly retire here when our children grow up. Thus, when this renovation project came up, we just couldn't say no!

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Best of both worlds! We love being in nature and yet being close to everything the city has to offer too! This is a great get away and a peaceful respite from the hectic bustle of everyday life. Our children laugh, play, swing, catch lizards and we go on walks and investigate nature up here. We cook great meals and spend quality family time together playing games, watching movies and just hanging out. What more could you ask for!?!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Cabin exterior blends well with all the trees.

    Cabin exterior blends well with all the trees.

  • Half view of kitchen and  nine foot granite island with seating for eight.

    Half view of kitchen and nine foot granite island with seating for eight.

  • Other side of kitchen (couch and fireplace)

    Other side of kitchen (couch and fireplace)

  • Living room with  seventeen foot couch, french doors and deck.

    Living room with seventeen foot couch, french doors and deck.

  • Twenty foot deck outside of living room after a little snow!

    Twenty foot deck outside of living room after a little snow!

  • View to private balcony deck in master bedroom.

    View to private balcony deck in master bedroom.

  • Second bedroom features two log beds, a reading corner and a mini-cabin!

    Second bedroom features two log beds, a reading corner and a mini-cabin!

  • Mini-cabin has a lazy boy recliner, fridge, stove & kitchen table inside!

    Mini-cabin has a lazy boy recliner, fridge, stove & kitchen table inside!

  • Third bedroom has a super comfy queen bed and three singles.

    Third bedroom has a super comfy queen bed and three singles.

  • Two person jacuzzi tub with internal heat and eight jets in main bath.

    Two person jacuzzi tub with internal heat and eight jets in main bath.

  • Little Cottonwood Creek behind cabin

    Little Cottonwood Creek behind cabin

  • Patio in front of cabin.

    Patio in front of cabin.

  • Front view of cabin and upper deck off of second bedroom.

    Front view of cabin and upper deck off of second bedroom.

  • Kitchen opens into living room

    Kitchen opens into living room

  • skylights in kitchen

    skylights in kitchen

  • Other side of living room-60 inch tv, dvd storage and massive book shelf.

    Other side of living room-60 inch tv, dvd storage and massive book shelf.

  • Master bedroom with super comfy queen log bed.

    Master bedroom with super comfy queen log bed.

  • View of lounging couch and into hallway from master bedroom.

    View of lounging couch and into hallway from master bedroom.

  • Open beam hardwood ceilings & floors with two skylights in second bedroom.

    Open beam hardwood ceilings & floors with two skylights in second bedroom.

  • Reading corner in second bedroom

    Reading corner in second bedroom

  • Play Xbox or watch movies in the lovesak beanbag chair in third bedroom.

    Play Xbox or watch movies in the lovesak beanbag chair in third bedroom.

  • Second full bath upstairs.

    Second full bath upstairs.

  • View of granite cliffs from cabin, deck and skylights!

    View of granite cliffs from cabin, deck and skylights!

  • back of cabin with decks and three tiered rock wall

    back of cabin with decks and three tiered rock wall

VRBO #393828

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/22/2015
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