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Recent Utah reviews

  • Cozy two bedroom with a great location!

    "I stayed here at spring time and found it a great little spot, close to everything downtown. I was able to park my rental car at the beginning of my stay and didn't have to get back in until I had to go to the airport. The place had a nice deck where we could enjoy a drink, good amenities inside and again - a great location. It may be prudent to clarify check out times on the provided directions, but there were no problems! I would stay here again in a heartbeat!"
    Guest: Jarrod B. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 24, 2014
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  • Very nice stay

    "Overall, we really enjoyed the rental. On the plus side, the owner was very accommodating and nice. She was very responsive and had another living room type chair brought over to add to the living room so the whole family could watch a movie together. The condo is clean and new. It's not like some of the beat-up ski rental condos we've been in. You feel like you are in your own condo. The appliances and kitchen are new and awesome to use. The linens and beds are really comfortable. The location is great. It's less than a five minute drive to the mountain and we got to keep our car in the garage which was nice. Also, there are jacuzzis in the complex if you want to use them. My step-daughter and her friend did one night. On the opportunity side, you just need to be aware that the two lofts upstairs are out in the open. Sun comes through the windows in the morning and sound travels. This was a little unfortunate for us because we had two teenage girls who like to talk and giggle into the night with us. Sound travels all around. So, we had to have our 6-year-old sleep with us in the master bedroom rather than put him in the third loft so he could sleep. You couldn't hear the girls when you are in the master, which was good. The living room is a little cramped, but with the added chair the owner provided, we could fit more people. Also, we had a hard time figuring out the heat. It would get very hot in the master when we closed the door at night, so we had to leave it open and then it would get really hot in the loft all the way at the top. We realized too late that the thermostat would increase to 71 degrees at night, even though we turned it down a little before going to bed. I'm sure this is an easy fix. Overall, we recommend this as a great place to stay."
    Guest: rbettino Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 22, 2014
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  • The Best!

    "We've been going to Tuacahn and staying at Las Palmas for the past 15 years. We usually rented in building 16 because it was close to the pool and on the ground floor. MY BAD!! This unit was far superior. My kids loved the size and that third bathroom made a HUGE difference. We had 9 adults and one baby and we had plenty of room to spare. For all future St George excursions this condo will be the one we look for first."
    Guest: Ken Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 25, 2014
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  • Great place to stay!

    "We had a group of 14 stay in three condos. All of them were great! They were very nice and spacious, plenty of room for us to gather together. Our kids loved the pools, there was no need to find entertainment elsewhere. We Loved It!"
    Guest: HB Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 20, 2014
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Alta Travel Tips

Alta Vacation Rentals Make Great Mountain Destinations at Any Time of Year

Whenever you choose to visit Alta in the heart of Utah's Wasatch Mountains, you will find it stunningly beautiful. Nestled in the Little Cottonwood Canyon, it is surrounded by soaring mountain vistas, trickling streams and an abundance of wildlife. In the winter, the area is acclaimed as having some of the best snow on earth while in the summer, it has long sunny days for enjoying the outdoor activities which are right on the doorstep of your Alta vacation home.

What Alta Vacation Houses Have to Offer

Alta vacation rentals provide great bases, regardless of the time of year you are visiting this lovely area. In winter, the Alta condos provide comfortable living space around a cozy fireplace. Dining in is easy with a full dining area and well-equipped kitchen. The washer and dryer will prove invaluable for cleaning wet ski gear. The condos also provide plenty of storage space for bulky equipment. During the summer, vacation houses in Alta are ideal for family gatherings. Surrounded by some of the best mountain scenery, you can enjoy dining outdoors on your own private terrace or porch. With ample bedrooms and bathrooms, everyone can spread out and have a little privacy when required. Vacation homes are perfect for those who want the space to spread out and the freedom to do as they please.

Scenic Places to Visit from Alta Condos

Alta has a fascinating history and is well worth exploring. It was founded in 1865 for the miners of the rich silver mines in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Most of the town was destroyed by a fire in 1878, followed by an avalanche in 1885. By the 1930s, it had just one near-bankrupt resident, George Watson. Visitors can discover his story and other interesting sights with a tour of the historic town and the Alta Memorial Grove.

The Albion Basin offers excellent wildlife sightings with moose, birds, coyotes, foxes and lemurs living in the scenic area. It is also known to have more than 300 species of wildflowers which bloom in the warmer months. Snowbird is within easy reach from Alta, just a mile down the road, and it has a host of activities, particularly in the winter ski season. It is close to the Wasatch National Forest and has four bars and 15 restaurants. It hosts a number of summer festivals including Brewfest in mid-June.

Things to Do from Utah Vacation Rentals

During the winter months, Alta offers world-class skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing, ice skating, snowmobiling, night skiing and other winter sports. When the snow melts, there are many activities, such as mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, aerial tram rides, ATV tours, fly fishing, zip riding, and mechanical bull riding. Alta has a number of annual festivals which draw many visitors. The spectacular Wild Flower Festival starts the year off and Oktoberfest ends the action-packed summer season.

How to Get to Alta Vacation Rentals

The nearest airport to Alta is Salt Lake City International Airport as it is just 22 miles away. A convenient shuttle bus and rental cars are available to transport visitors the short drive to Alta. Within a couple of hours of landing, visitors can be dropping their luggage in their Alta condo and heading out to enjoy the mountains.

Seasons and Weather at Alta, Utah

Summers temperatures are very pleasant and cooler than elsewhere due to the altitude and the area has very little rainfall. Average temperatures are around 70 F (21 C) in the summer, with cooler spring and fall temperatures. Winters are generally below freezing from November through February, with plenty of snowfall.

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