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Last updated: 08/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sun Valley townhome description

This is a beautiful and private snowcreek condo, lovingly maintained and enjoyed for 16 years. This has been our home for several months of every year, and it has all of the amenities anyone would want in their own home. In addition to the beautiful kitchen with granite countertops, river rock fireplace, and log trim, it is decorated and outfitted like a home. We have a lot of art work on the walls, a desk surrounded by windows close to the kitchen, a loft with two log twin beds and a large wood table that has a printer available for your use. When we are there, the desk on the main floor is mine, and the 'office' is in the loft for my husband. Beautiful Pendleton blankets are draped over the railing for privacy and beauty. The river rock fireplace is ignited with a gas starter, so it's easy to have the fire warming the house in the winter.

The most appreciated aspect of our condo is it's location. A walk up the path brings you to one of the few condos in this complex that has an unobstructed view over the meadow on Dollar Mtn, with Bald Mtn in the distance. There aren't trees blocking the view, nor do we look at other condos and/or the parking lot. The view is incredible, and once you are there, privacy and peace are yours with beauty both inside and out.

Snowcreek is located in the heart of Sun Valley, adjacent to Dollar Mtn, which includes Sun Valley's newest mountain lodge with Sun Valley's Ski and Snowboarding School for the whole family. Sun Valley Resort is 1/3 mile away, and the town of Ketchum is 1 mile away. If you don't feel like walking or biking to Sun Valley Resort or to Ketchum, the local bus system (KART) is easily available and accessible. Both Sun Valley Resort and Ketchum offer shopping, fine dining, and people watching...all within a mile from 'home'.
Winter skiing is fabulous in Sun Valley, whether you ski on Dollar Mtn and return to the condo for lunch, or go to Bald Mtn and eat lunch in one of the three fabulous lodges. In addition to downhill skiing, cross country skiing and snowshoe trails are easy to access and in abundance.

Summer is a wonderful time of year in Sun Valley. The mountains that surround us are full of incredible hiking trails for the whole family. In addition to hiking, you can ride your bike on the wonderful rail to trail system, no cars allowed! Golfing is also a huge summer draw: I don't think there are many golf courses as beautiful as Sun Valley. When the entire family wants to golf, there is a challenging 'putt putt' course that everyone, skilled or not, loves. Wonderful things are provided by Sun Valley Resort: ice skating, bike rentals, and the most incredible free concerts in the summer. Finally, there are water sports: fishing, rafting, and swimming. Snowcreek is one of the only complexes in the Valley with it's own pool and hot tub, it's own clubhouse with a ping pong table, and it's own on site live in manager. You never have to leave!

If you choose to be a guest in our home away from home, we think you will be very happy. We love it. There are new sheets and towels for you to enjoy, and if there is anything that doesn't meet your expectation and/or needs to be repaired, we have a local management company that can help you out immediately. It is, after all, our home too.

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                We are looking for responsible adults to rent our condo...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Remodeled kitchen with granite, great appliances, all of which are available. The pantry is open for anyone that needs a spice and doesn't want to buy it.......moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Every kind of pot and pan is available....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                The pantry is open for anyone to use....moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Microwave
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Parking:

                There is parking at the end of our path. RVs and Trailers are not allowed, but the Dollar Mtn parking lot is adjacent to the complex, and permission might be granted to park there from Sun Valley...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                New queen sheets from Macy's for each bedroom New full size towels for each bathroom Down comforters and/or electric blanket/mattress pad in each downstairs bedroom...moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Snowcreek has a swimming pool, hot tub, and a pool table available for guests in the clubhouse complex....moreless

              • Wood Fireplace:

                gas fire starter. Wood provided...moreless

              • Heating:

                electric...moreless

              • Babysitter
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Towels Provided
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • There is a strict no smoking policy, and a no pet policy as well.

                  Entertainment

                  • Television:

                    42 inch flat screen upstairs small t.v. in master bedroom...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    We have an I Phone dock for music...moreless

                  • Shared Hot Tub:

                    Hot tub in common pool area...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • DVD Player
                  • Ping Pong Table

                  Communications

                  • Telephone
                  • Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Pool open in the summer for Snowcreek residents/renters...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    The grill is on our deck, gas fueled. The line needs to be connected, and unconnected after use....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Snowcreek has beautiful maintained gardens and common grass areas....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Beautiful large deck upstairs, stone patio downstairs...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    From our condominium you look out over a beautiful meadow with Bald mountain framed in the background...moreless

                  • Ski-In
                  • Ski-Out

                  Activities

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Paragliding
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Whitewater Rafting
                  • Golf
                  • Tennis
                  • Rafting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Hiking
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Fishing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Laundromat
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Synagogues
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Rock Climbing
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Labor Day week
                  Aug 30 - Sep 7
                  5 night min stay
                  $275
                  Winter Holiday
                  Dec 21 - Jan 5
                  4 night min stay
                  $330
                  President's Week
                  Feb 15 - Feb 23
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,100
                  4th of July week
                  Jun 29 - Jul 6
                  5 night min stay
                  $225
                  $1,575
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $185 $185
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,275 $5,280
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

                  There are no discounts for Seasonal Rates, listed above.

                  A $125 cleaning fee will be added for each booking, in addition to damage insurance (49.00) and tax.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                  Last updated: 08/07/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Recommended

                  Sun Valley is a summer and winter playground for adults and children. In the winter you will want to down hill ski, cross country ski,skate ski, snow shoe, sled, and take hikes in the mountains. In the summer the possibilities are endless: golf, fly fishing, hiking, biking, swimming, rafting, ice skating, etc. A favorite summer time activity is to sit outside and listen to incredible performances by the symphony. The possibilities and opportunities are endless. September has Wagon Days, and October has the jazz festival. Fall is a beautiful time of the year with the trees turning yellow and red and the crisp mountain air.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1996

                  About the owner: Our family has been spending summers and winters in Sun Valley for over 30 years. Our primary residence is in Washington, but our hearts reside in Sun Valley. This condo has provided a lot of wonderful shared memories for both our families, and our friends. We love to ski and hike in the winter, and we love to hike and bike in the summer. It doesn't matter what age you are, Sun Valley is a summer camp for everyone!

                  Why the Owner Chose Sun Valley:
                  We chose to buy our condo in Snowcreek because we love the location. One of our requirements was to have a view of Bald Mountain, which we do. Another requirement was to actually be in Sun Valley rather than Ketchum. We believe that location is everything, and being close to the resort was important to us. Finally, we chose Snowcreek because of the on site property manager, the private pool, and the hot tub. I don't think we knew at the time how perfect Snowcreek would be for our family.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                  I think we initially fell in love with the view from our condo. Not seeing any other condos and looking out at Bald mountain in the distance made us fall in love with the condo from the beginning. Since that time, we have remodeled and upgraded the condo, added a beautiful deck upstairs and a stone patio downstairs. Additionally, since 1997 a lot of work has been done making Dollar Mountain a destination in and of itself. This means snow making equipment and snow grooming equipment....which we never hear because we are on the backside of the mountain and buffered from the noise. When we purchased this condo, we didn't know that the grounds would eventually be beautifully landscaped, or that Dollar Mountain would grow and change as it has, and so we feel incredibly fortunate that it is still such a wonderful place to live.


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                  VRBO #441001

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                  Date last modified - Monday, August 18, 2014

                  $185 - $330 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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