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Great Base Camp for Outdoor Adventure

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Front view of the cottage

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Last updated: 07/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kanab cottage description

Historic home remodeled with modern upgrades. Feel right at home in a fully equipped kitchen. Claw foot soaking tub and shower in bath. Internet enabled blue ray player.
Four poster King sized bed, Full bed in additional bedroom. Study with full futon - sleeps six comfortably, 8 if you push it.
Carport and asphalt surfaced parking for 6 vehicles.
Naturally cool and cozy.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            We're home to Best Friends. Of course we take pets. We also rent to people who don't have pets so to make things fair for everyone we charge an extra cleaning fee...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            It's your vacation. If you want to risk it by bringing the kids along, they'll be comfortable here....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            We don't discriminate against smoking. There's just no smoking in the house....moreless

          • Alternative Lifestyle

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Glass top range, newer everything. Corian counters for a clean look and feel. True Saltillo tile is cool to the feet....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            It has everything we think you'll need. If not, just ask...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Hide your dishes for a few days and enjoy vacation...moreless

          • Microwave:

            So modern I can't understand half of the commands...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            yep, we got us iceboxes even way out west here...moreless

          Amenities

          • Washing Machine:

            Who wants to do laundry on vacation? But if you must it might as well be in the comfort of your home away from home....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Clothes dry fast in the desert air but the machine is here if you need it....moreless

          • Gas Fireplace:

            Propane fireplace insert in pioneer era adobe brick fireplace...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Lots of asphalt surfaced parking...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Commercial evaporative cooler...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            8 parking spots, asphalted...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • This is a nice comfortable house with 9' ceilings in the living room and master. It has historic charm with modern upgrades. It's a great base camp for a Southwest adventure. The place is outfitted with everything we can think of that you'll need and we're right around the corner if you have any special requests....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Music Library:

                i pod or laptop connection to 5.1 surround sound system....moreless

              • Television:

                Sony Trinitron with Wi fi enabled blue ray player...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Mobile Phone:

                Good service from AT&T & Verizon...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Did I mention there's Wi Fi?...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                Covered concrete patio is great for enjoying a summer rain while the flagstone patio is great for enjoying the open air....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Activities

              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Golf
              • Fly Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Rock Climbing
              • Racquetball
              • Basketball Court
              • Medical Services
              • Massage Therapist
              • Laundromat
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center
              • ATM/Bank
              • Horseshoes
              • Walking
              • Sight Seeing
              • Scenic Drives
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Hiking
              • Restaurants
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Ruins
              • Mountain Biking
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.3
              from 6 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $125
              $700 $2,100
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning fee $60
              • Tax Rate 13.2%

              This owner accepts: Credit cards.
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              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/25/2014
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              Location

              Good local grocery stores, restaurants and shopping. 5 miles to Best Friends, 30 miles to Zion, 78 to Bryce, 70 to Lake Powell, 74 to Grand Canyon. It's beautiful in every direction, the land that Hollywood filmed to create the world's image of the iconic American West.

              Since I own Little Hollywood Land I highly recommend this free Movie Set Museum, Trading Post and Photo Studio. Seriously it's worth visiting and the staff will help you choose the best activities for your interest and budget. There's lots of free hiking, some of it even guided, and many outfitters willing to beat up their vehicles to get you deep into the back-country. There are guided ATV and horseback tours, scenic flights and zip lines.

              We'll clue you in on the attractions beyond the big names, places like Coral Pink Sand Dunes, Peekaboo slot canyon, Bunting Trail or Hog Canyon. How about Cascade Falls - see Navajo Lake shoot out of a hole in the side of a mountain - the headwaters of the Virgin River that carved Zion Canyon. We think the parks are too crowded and I'll make sure you find the places that make Kanab worth visiting over and over again.

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: I moved to Kanab 16 years ago to escape the frenzy of Los Angeles and have never worked so hard in my life. I traded the not so stressful life of reading screenplays on the beach for the complexity of rural life. After successfully fending off the rapacious legal eagles representing the Mattel Corporation - see www.tomforsythe.com - I took on the responsibility of running the Little Hollywood Land tourist business. We sell iconic images of the mythic American West. We'll sell you great jewelry or put you in a classic old time photo. Running a business is a lot of work but the beauty of the land keeps it all fun - living here is like looking at the world through an 81 A warming filter.

              Why the Owner Chose Kanab:
              This charming historical home combines history with modern comfort. For just a little more than a decent hotel room you can enjoy an entire house - but isn't that the case with all vacation rentals? This house isn't unique; it's just very nice with some real personality and room to make yourself at home. After a long day enjoying the sites you can soak in the claw foot tub, surf the Wi fi or enjoy classic westerns from the video library.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              Of course there's a washer/dryer and quality linens. The living room has a romantic propane fireplace and comfortable seating. Out back there's a rock patio and outdoor fireplace. Fenced rear yard makes this property both pet friendly and pet safe. To be fair to the next guest we have an extra cleaning fee for pets.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Front view of the cottage

                Front view of the cottage

              • Covered rear patio

                Covered rear patio

              • Clawfoot soaking tub

                Clawfoot soaking tub

              • Master bedroom with four poster bed & fireplace

                Master bedroom with four poster bed & fireplace

              • Guest bedroom

                Guest bedroom

              • Laundry

                Laundry

              • Flagstone patio with fireplace

                Flagstone patio with fireplace

              • Modern kitchen

                Modern kitchen

              • Fireplace in living room

                Fireplace in living room

              • Shower in bath

                Shower in bath

              • Sitting area of master bedroom

                Sitting area of master bedroom

              • Study, sitting room with full sized futon

                Study, sitting room with full sized futon

              VRBO #418128

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Monday, May 12, 2014

              $125 per night (USD)
              6

              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 07/25/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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