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Great Base Camp for Outdoor Adventure

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Last updated: 03/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Kanab cottage description

Historic home remodeled with modern upgrades. New locally sourced sustainably harvested wood floors. Feel right at home in a fully equipped kitchen. Claw foot soaking tub and shower in bath. 49 inch HDTV & 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.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • 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

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    With our new wood floors we now cater only to travelers who prefer the ultimate in cleanliness, so we no longer allow pets....moreless

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

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Claw foot soaking tub Separate shower

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....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Local scenic and interest....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    i pod or laptop connection to...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Play your iPod or other media device on the TV sound system via supplied mini jack. ...moreless

  • Television:

    4' HD with Wi fi enabled blue ray player...moreless

  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area in kitchen. Patio dining both under the covered porch and on the flagstone patio....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Commercial evaporative cooler...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

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

  • Covered Parking:

    1 carport...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

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

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Forced air....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Good quality stuff...moreless

  • Living Room:

    New wood floors, 49" HDTV, wi fi enabled blue ray DVD player, Designer couch and chasir...moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

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

  • Parking:

    Asphalt parking for 8 or so vehicles....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    8 parking spots, asphalted...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Lots of asphalt surfaced parking...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Good cell coverage from Verizon, so so from AT&T. The others, no to much....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • 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

  • Wireless Internet:

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

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

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Well equipped with dishes and glassware...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

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

  • Kitchen:

    Glass top range, microwave, dishwasher, disposal, refrigerator, toaster oven, popcorn popper, rice maker, coffee maker, tea pot. Corian counters , true saltillo tile....moreless

  • Microwave:

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

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices and oils...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

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

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster oven...moreless

Outside

  • 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:

    Webber grill brick outside fireplace...moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$125
$800 $2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning fee $60
  • Tax Rate 13.2%

Notes:

Check in at the Little Hollywood Movie Museum, 297 W. Center Street. Look for the rearing white horse at the West end of downtown Kanab.

$200 deposit by check or credit card charged at my retail store. Balance on arrival


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Last updated: 03/26/2015
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Location

75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Page or St. George
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Buckskin
110 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lees Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Coral Hills
200 Miles
Nearest Train
Green Rivre
Kanab
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 89
70 Miles
Nearest Ski
Brianhead
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Coral Pink Sand Dunes

Car: Necessary

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 DVDs 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. Now that we have hypoallergenic wood floors we can't in good conscience allow pets in this home.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Front view of the cottage

    Front view of the cottage

  • Flagstone patio with fireplace

    Flagstone patio with fireplace

  • Living Room with new floor & 49" TV

    Living Room with new floor & 49" TV

  • King sized 4 poster bed

    King sized 4 poster bed

  • Modern kitchen with saltillo tile floor

    Modern kitchen with saltillo tile floor

  • spice cabinet

    spice cabinet

  • Linen and bathroom storage cabinets

    Linen and bathroom storage cabinets

  • Full sized bedroom

    Full sized bedroom

  • Laundry

    Laundry

  • Rear of Cottage

    Rear of Cottage

  • Covered rear patio

    Covered rear patio

  • Living room sitting area

    Living room sitting area

  • King sized bedroom sitting area

    King sized bedroom sitting area

  • Toaster oven, rice maker. Tea & Coffee, popcorn popper

    Toaster oven, rice maker. Tea & Coffee, popcorn popper

  • Bath with claw foot soaking tub and shower

    Bath with claw foot soaking tub and shower

  • Supplied robe for lounging after shower or bath.

    Supplied robe for lounging after shower or bath.

  • Study with Full sized futon

    Study with Full sized futon

VRBO #418128

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/26/2015
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