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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Sandy reviews

  • Great Place! Great Views! Can't wait to go back next year!

    "We love this House and especially the location, our group of "young" retirees have been here 5 years in a row! This time we came earlier than usual in the season but had the great Utah snow anyway. The Bluff Home, as the name describes is located on a private bluff with 360 views. The open kitchen is well supplied with anything we needed for cooking a basic to gourmet meal, and the dining room table is large enough for everyone eating together all at once. The 2 upstairs family rooms are great for hanging out together, one with a big screen HDTV, both with fireplaces, and the family room downstairs works well for our annual ping pong tournament. Maybe the biggest plus is the best hot tub I've been in, with a foot massager (great after wearing ski boots all day) plus incredible panoramic valley views sitting on the top of the hill- especially fabulous with a Corona, at night watching the lights of the entire Salt Lake valley. The manager Kevin is very responsive, through him we usually purchase the package that also includes our lift tickets. He even arranges discounts on our rental equipment and rental SUVs saving us our time and money. We will be back next year!"
    Guest: Brian Robert Date of Stay: January 2014 Review Submitted: February 17, 2014
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  • Great Family Getaway

    "We are four sisters that meet up for "sisters only" getaway each year and were so glad to find this property. It was perfect for our needs. We were each able to each have our own private area and bedroom to read, relax and nap, with plenty of areas for socializing together with dining, cooking, and visiting in the two different family/living areas. We had a brunch for nearby family members and had plenty of room to eat and mingle throughout the morning. A few granddaughters were bummed they couldn’t stay with us for the remainder of our time - based mostly on the incredible property. We found the listing description and photos were very accurate so our pre-arrival planning worked out great. The property was very clean and the owner was always available and super helpful in answering our many questions of the area. We loved the location!!! The property is in a beautiful mountain setting with lovely scenery that we enjoyed on our walks through the quiet neighborhood. And it's less than a ten minute drive to be in the middle of all sorts of shopping, lots of restaurants, movie theaters, historic sites, and a huge mall. Our favorite things about the property were the huge windows and skylights to look out on the amazing mountains and trees, the “getaway” feeling of the location, being surprisingly close to many shopping opportunities, the layout of the property was fantastic with many sleeping options and we loved the kitchen, fully stocked with all amenities, and we appreciated the owner’s patience with our questions. We would definitely stay there again!"
    Guest: Four Sisters Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 23, 2014
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  • Paul H.

    "My friends and I were initially going to stay at the Embassy Suites in SLC for our guys ski vacation. My friends were set on the hotel, but I was looking for something more homey and out of the city. I found this property on VRBO website and recommended it to my friends. They agreed and could not have been happier. It took a bit longer to get to the ski sites than advertised, perhaps because of our careful driving in snow conditions. Everything else on the site was accurate. The rooms looked exactly as pictured and the place was very clean. The owner and property manager checked on us often to see if we needed anything, both were amazing. We all agreed that we would be back in the future, we all even mentioned that we would return for a family ski faction as well. Oh, and the hot tub was incredible after a long day of skiing….one clear night the stars were incredible."
    Guest: paul h. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: March 5, 2014
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  • Great home and Great Location

    "Check in was one of the easiest out of all the places I've stayed. I travel a lot for work. The two main things I look for are location and comfort. This place exceeded my expectations. The owner is very accommodating and will be on property within minutes if needed. I would recommend this place for anyone!"
    Guest: Cody Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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Sandy Travel Tips

Traveling to Sandy Vacation Rentals

Sandy is a suburb of Salt Lake City and a popular vacation destination. The Salt Lake City International Airport is the main access point to Sandy. It is within easy driving distance and can be reached by taxi or by using the local public transport system. The airport is a modern and efficient complex that hosts most major North American airlines as well as a handful of international airlines. There are frequently scheduled commercial flights from major cities in the United States such as Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Atlanta. Several Canadian airlines also have regular flights into Salt Lake City. There is a good road network in the city, although traffic frequently gets congested. An efficient metro transit system provides a convenient alternative to getting around Salt Lake City and Sandy City.

Winter Recreation at Sandy Ski Lodging

Salt Lake City is a well-known ski destination and as a suburb of the larger city, Sandy is no exception. The Alta Ski Resort is open from November through April each year. The mountain area experiences an average of 500 inches of snow each year, resulting in ideal skiing conditions. There are more than 116 ski runs catering to all skiing abilities. Forty percent of the slopes cater to intermediate skiers and 35 percent to advanced skiers. The remaining 25 percent of the ski runs are suitable for beginners. The resort caters primarily to downhill skiing and does not really accommodate snowboarding.

There are 12 ski lifts in total, providing easy access to the mountain. In total, there are more than 2,200 acres of skiing terrain for visitors, including cross country and Nordic skiing trails. A resident ski school can help you hone your skills so you can get to enjoy some of the more advanced slopes. The Snowbird Ski Resort is also nearby, offering 85 ski runs open for both snowboarders and skiers. Most of the trails are for more advanced level skiers but there are still numerous trails that beginner and intermediate skiers can enjoy. The Utah Olympic Oval has an Olympic-size ice skating arena that is open throughout the year.

Summer Activities and Attractions near Sandy Condos

The Raging Waters water park is the ideal place to take the kids for a day of fun. There are numerous slides, tube rides, wave pools and fountains where kids of all ages can be entertained. The Boondocks is a fun entertainment center, ideal for kids' parties. There are many other interesting museums and historical sites in and around Salt Lake City that are well worth visiting. The Timpagnos Cave, the Temple Square and the Bingham Mine are all places that are worth visiting. There are many hiking and mountain biking trails in the area and information can be obtained from the local information center. Salt Lake City has great entertainment and shopping with loads of fashionable stores and malls to choose from

Seasons to Visit Utah Vacation Rentals in Sandy

Because of the many ski resorts in the region and the consistently good snowfalls, the most popular time of year to visit Sandy is during the winter. Most of the ski resorts open from November and remain operational until the end of April. The peak travel season for skiing is during the months of December, January and February. During this time, the resorts can get crowded. In the summer months, the region can get very hot but it is still a popular mountain biking destination. Many families spend their summer vacations at mountain resorts where they can be close to the trails.

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