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Rustic Elegance W/ Historic Log Cabin / Forest Views / 20 Minutes from Flagstaff

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The Family Room in the Bunk House.

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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Located in the cool pines of Northern Arizona, we are near the Grand Canyon, Grand Canyon Railway, Bearizona, Sedona, Oak Creek, Montezuma's Castle & Cliff Castle Casino. The Petrified Forest & Painted desert are about a 2 hour drive. This lovely place is ideal for family retreats, a couple's romantic week-end or a family escapade.

Our cabins are about 100 years old with plenty of rustic character. We can offer a soothing atmosphere not provided in the city limits. We are in Parks, Az. which is 1/2 way between Flagstaff & Williams.

Quite often, we see elk in the early evening during the summer, so we walk quietly & watch them. You will be in awe looking at the clear night skies, the scent of fresh air, & the far away sound of frogs in a pond. So many things the busy city hotels can't offer or sell. Please take time to hear the sound of silence on a clear moonlit sky.

About the Bunk House: You will enjoy this quiet, peaceful old shot gun cabin that we call 'The Bunk House.' Built in the early 1900's out of railroad tiles milled in Flagstaff, it is now a refreshing escape from today's fast pace. While making it comfortable for our guests, we have also preserved the rugged atmosphere. A stay in this rustic old cabin is a great way to enhance your Arizona experience. It will take you back in time.

Please note that there are five beautiful cabins on site that are different sizes. All are unique and beautiful. This provides the perfect opportunity to bring families and friends together for reunions or other events.

This is a No-Smoking cabin.

Pets are considered.

This cabin is professionally managed by Kathy Duncan at Front Door Realty & Property Management Professionals.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 is our minimum age to rent any of our cabins....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The bunk beds are twin size....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in any of our cabins as per a Coconino County statues placed in 1997...moreless

  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Queen Bedroom: 1 queen

    private bedroom...moreless

  • Lil Buckaroo Room: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    bunk beds/private bedroom...moreless

  • Roger's Cabin. Add an old log cabin prop. #255456 : 1 queen

    $75/nt in addition to The Bunk House. Extr bed,bath & kitchn...moreless

  • Roger's Cabin: 1 queen

    unattached/private. Additional charge...moreless

  • The Bunk House has a queen in one bedroom & set of twin bunk beds in the other bedroom. We furnish all the bedding, pillows etc. 'Roger's Cabin' has a queen bed & 1/2 bat &, fridge, etc. For an additional $99/nt. so it has been reserved with the B.H. & makes a great additional bedroom for larger groups. It's about 300 ft away. Our king and queen beds have memory foam 2' pads on them, super comfy....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • The Bunk House: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    Towels & facial towels along with T.P. & soap are provided...moreless

  • The Bunk House has a full shower which is a tub/shower combo, toilet and sink. In the linen closed there are Western bath, hand & facial towels. Also furnished is the T.P. & bars of soap....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The Bunk House has a convection oven, slow cooker,waffle maker, coffee maker & microwave. There are some cast iron skillets, pans and microwaveable casserole dishes. However there is no actual stove. We furnish a vacuum and a few cleaning supplies for your convenience. We also provide real dishes if you prefer them over paper & plastic. There is a picnic table out side for your use. You might want to bring an old sheet or a table clothe to sit on & cover the table because it sits under a large pine tree which drips sap & pitch. Also, while the shade is nice for your car you won't like the 'by-products' of a large ponderosa in the warm summer months. Kaibab forest is on the north & east sides of our property so you don't have to drive to get into the forest....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    There are books on U.S. and Arizona history....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    13 mi. from downtown Williams. A lot going on in that historic Old 66 main street town. Everything from gun shoot outs in the street, Twisters (a '50s soda shop) mom & pop shops & restaurants....moreless

  • Monument View:

    Right on the mountain. Drive up Spring Valley Rd. to a meadow for a great view of the San Francisco Peaks...moreless

  • Mountain:

    Kaibab forest is on the north and east side of our property. We feel very fortunate to have this location....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    We are on the fence line of the forest on 2 sides. That makes it easy to hike, just cross the fence & your are there....moreless

  • Rural:

    We are in Parks which isn't really a town. We have a school k-8 & the old historic route 66 Parks in the Pines store & deli...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    A round, wood, rustic table that sits 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Covered Parking:

    Our 'covered' is pine trees. You won't want to part under them, they drip some hefty sap when it's warm. They also can carry some heavy snow that can break limbs & do some damage....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    It's electric. It produces heat or just the right ambience. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Designer, vintage look, bedding....moreless

  • Living Room:

    A nice cozy living room along with satelite T.V....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    We don't furnish a phone but there is cell service which wasn't the case a few years ago....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    There is plenty of space to park. Although it's inviting to park in the shade, there is a pitch problem in the summer...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Designer western towels...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    The kitchen has the basics in cooking utensils...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We furnish paper plates and real plates. Same as with eating utensils....moreless

  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Small kitchen with table and chairs. There is not a stove . . . . most ladies love that. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    There is a portable, electric, oven that bakes everything from a loaf of bread to a pot-roast....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    there is also a mini fridge, microwave & coffee maker in the unattached bedroom....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill:

    New Propane Barbecue Grill Charcoal grill Fire Pit with chairs. Wood is courtesy of Kaibab forest....moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Sometimes. Just depends on the weatherman....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Thanksgiving 2016
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$175
Pre-Holiday
Nov 28 - Dec 15, 2016
2 night min stay
$165
Holiday 2016
Dec 16 - Jan 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$175
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $30 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6.9%

Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Flagstaff
13 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Rod's Steak House in Williams
13 Miles
Nearest Golf
Williams
13 Miles
Nearest Train
Grand Canyon Railway
0.05 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Historic Route 66 Walking distance
0.02 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Historic Parks in the Pines store & deli
13 Miles
Nearest Ski
Williams

Car: Necessary

We are north of Interstate 40 off if exit 178. Not in any city limits, it's quiet & easy to find. It’s best to use the directions that are sent to you.

Hunting area 7 west. Elk, deer & wild turkey.

Going west on Interstate 40/Route 66 take exit 178. Go right ( north ) to the 'T' in the road and turn left ( west)

You will then be on an original section of Old Route 66. There is a historic country store on the corner of Old 66 & Spring Valley Rd. You will turn right (north) there. Not far up the road on the right ( east) is the Bunk House. Parks is more of an 'area' than a town with a population of less than 1,000 people.

If you use a GPS be sure to put our town & zip code FIRST then the address

If no it will take you to EAST Springvalley Rd.

Other Activities: Grand Canyon, Grand Canyon Railway & Bearizona. In Flagstaff there is N. Ariz Museum & the Riordan Mansion. (especially during the holidays. They try to re-create the exact way the Riordan family decorated)

Ski: We are about a one hour drive to Snowbowl which is located north of Flagstaff. We are west. So to get to Snowbowl from here you would go back into Flagstaff and then go north up to the ski lodge. Be safe on your drive. The road from Flagstaff up to Snowbowl is a narrow road shaded by pine trees quite often the snow/ice on the road doesn't melt. There are several housing districts there so the traffic can get busy.

The 'Local Services & Attractions' that are listed are in Flagstaff or Williams. A We are in the middle.

A drive up Spring Valley rd. will take you into some open & very beautiful country. We often see deer & elk when driving all the back roads. A lava tube is near & anasazi pictographs.

The beautiful red rocks of Sedona & Oak Creek Canyon is not far to the south east.

Grand Canyon Cafe & Red Raven in Williams & LaFonda for Mexican Food in Flagstaff are our favorites. But there are many many privately owned places to eat in Williams.

 

Manager info

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We are about an hour from the Grand Canyon, Sedona, & SnowBowl. And only 13miles to Bearizona, & historic downtown Williams. Flagstaff with all of the festivities & restaurants is only about 20 min. The pine trees are so tall & thick you can 'barely see the forest for the trees' They have a fire pit or fire ring in front of all 3 cabins. Mother nature provides wood just across the fence for the out door fires. In the reviews 'quiet' and 'peaceful' seem to be the general consensus.


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Photos

  • The Family Room in the Bunk House.

    The Family Room in the Bunk House.

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • Beautiful Forest View!

    Beautiful Forest View!

  • Charming Bathroom.

    Charming Bathroom.

  • The Bunk House

    The Bunk House

  • Bull Elk, right up to our property line.

    Bull Elk, right up to our property line.

  • The bears are Bearizona are a riot. 13 mi. west & well worth your time

    The bears are Bearizona are a riot. 13 mi. west & well worth your time

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Dining/Kitchen Area

    Dining/Kitchen Area

  • Another view of Family Room.

    Another view of Family Room.

  • Front of the Bunk House. A Great place to spend Christmas.

    Front of the Bunk House. A Great place to spend Christmas.

  • Tough winter of 2010. The Bunk House is behind the snow, very pretty but . . .

    Tough winter of 2010. The Bunk House is behind the snow, very pretty but . . .

  • Don't miss Bearizona in Williams. A great wild life park.This big guy was close!

    Don't miss Bearizona in Williams. A great wild life park.This big guy was close!

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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