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Completely Renovated Ski Home -- Close to Alta/Snowbird/Solitude/Brighton

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Condo, 3/4 Bedrooms Plus Loft, 3 1/2 baths, (Sleeps up to 10)


---- COMPLETELY RENOVATED. THIS IS BY FAR THE NICEST UNIT AT CANYON RACQUET CLUB, AND PERHAPS THE BEST SKI RENTAL IN COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS. Especially during the offseason, our home is perfect for large family gatherings and events. The common areas are huge and open, and can accommodate your gathering of family and friends. We have hosted wedding parties and family gatherings.


Also, see our other listings: #142017 and #634551. All our properties are cared for by the owner and a local manager, and are well maintained and tastefully decorated and furnished.

Rent at least 7 days and get 10 percent off total rental.

Walk to ski bus or take a short drive to four World Class ski resorts: Alta, Snowbird, Solitude and Brighton. Also convenient to the Park City resorts.


This is BY FAR the nicest unit at Canyon Racquet Club, and perhaps the nicest ski rental in Cottonwood Heights. We have completely renovated our condo and it is an incredible vacation spot. See our other listings at #142017 and #634551.

We gutted the unit in 2014 and everything is new. Our ski home is HUGE and SPACIOUS, and will make your vacation memorable.

Enjoy a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace; heated boot and glove closet; all new furniture and artwork; completely new kitchen with quartz counter tops, new appliances and new cabinets; new hardwood floors; completely new bathrooms; new carpeting; new paint; and new everything else. We have a custom dining table made from an old solid maple bowling alley lane that will seat 10 comfortably, and another round dining table made from reclaimed barn wood that is over 100 years old.

The new loft bedroom has two queen beds in the main area and two single beds in the loft. The master suite has a king bed, and the queen bedroom has a queen. An overflow bedroom (no window) has a king bed.

This will be the place you return year after year.

Last minute deals available if there are open dates!

4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms, 3,000 square feet, 20 minutes from the airport, 15 to 20 minutes to 4 world class ski resorts, 3 minutes from I-215, 35 minutes to Park City.

Our condo is ideally located for skiing in both Big & Little Cottonwood Canyons - Brighton/Solitude & Alta/Snowbird. Nestled at the base of Big Cottonwood Canyon in a quiet, beautiful community - Canyon Racquet Club Condos - you can walk to the ski shuttle! Great if anyone in your party wants to go up or down the mountain either early or late.

Complete with high speed Internet, two HD television (55 in. in living room), private washer/dryer, fireplace, BBQ grill, wonderful mountain views, private hot tub, kitchen with all utensils and spices.

We rent year round, so call or email with inquiries about long/short term leases or week long visits during spring/summer/fall.

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More Details

Jim Rock
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2017

About Jim Rock

I live in Arlington, VA, but plan to retire soon and split my time between Austin, TX and Cottonwood Height, UT. I renovated our condo at Racquet Club for the 2014/15 ski season with comfort and convenience in mind. Utah has the best skiing/snowboarding and is the friendliest state. Come enjoy any season at our comfortable and luxurious home.

Jim Rock purchased this condo in 2005

Why Jim Rock chose Utah

I chose to buy this property because of it is ideally located for skiing both Big & Little Cottonwood Canyons. It is also high enough on the bench so that the Salt Lake City winter inversions are below us. The condo community is wonderful - clean, tidy, quiet, close to everything, great views - you won't be disappointed!

What makes this condo unique

I completely renovated this home in 2014 and spared no expense, and we use it as a second home. The common areas are huge and luxurious, and can accommodate large family gatherings and events. Enjoy the luxury of a top notch rental that feels like home.


Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort
Franck's Restaurant
The Cliff Lodge & Spa
Ruth's Diner
Shallow Shaft Restaurant
Lone Star Taqueria
Silver Fork Lodge & Dining Rm
Market Street Grill - Cottonwood
Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort
Alta Ski Area
Utah Museum of Natural History
The Kura Door
Park City Mountain Resort
Copper Onion
Sea Salt Restaurant
Sundance Resort
Antelope Island State Park
Millcreek Canyon
Cafe Trio - Cottonwood
Lone Star Taqueria
Cotton Bottom Inn
The Yoga Center
Deep Powder House Ski Shop
Goldminer's Daughter Lodge
La Caille
Wheeler Historic Farm
Alta Ski Area
Solitude Mountain Resort
Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Salt Lake City International
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Porcupine Bar & Grill
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Old Mill
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Porcupine Bar & Grill
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Alta and Snowbird Ski Resorts
Car: necessary

Our great vacation home is located at the gateway to both Big and Little Cottonwood Canyon. It is easy walking distance to the ski bus lines that serve Alta/Snowbird and Solitude/Brighton, and is about a 15 minute drive to these resorts.


Salt Lake City Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , Sink & Toilet
    Queen Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bathroom not attached to bedroom
    Loft Bedroom Bathroom - toilet , shower , Large walk-in shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Huge walk-in shower with two shower heads.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , sleeps 2
    Queen Bedroom - 1 queen , sleeps 2
    Loft Bedroom - 2 queen , 2 twin/ single , sleeps 6
    Lower Level Bedroom with king bed - 1 king , Sleeps 2 (does not have a window but is spacious).
  • Master - 1 king, sleeps 2 Queen Bedroom - 1 queen, sleeps 2 Loft Bedroom - 2 queens and 2 twins, sleeps 6 Lower Level Bedroom - 1 king, sleeps 2 We also have a queen air mattress & a Pack & Play crib.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling


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A perfect family ski house in every way! A repeater next season for sure!

  • 5 of 5

Our family has rented wonderful homes all over the world-THIS is right up there with the best of them. Great location within Racquet Club condos-in the back, well off the road. Mountain views. 4 spacious bedrooms PLUS sleeping loft, with nice linens and good mattresses in all. Comfortable living area with sectional sofa and chairs, enough room for everyone to "chill" after skiing. Hot tub off living area, private.

As the family cook, this kitchen was the best! Wonderfully equipped and great appliances. (I needed/wanted soufflé dishes and the concierge went out and bought them for me - she's very helpful). There were many supplies provided in kitchen and baths that we've not had in other rentals.

House has many levels, which added a sense of privacy for all guests.

The convenience to several ski areas couldn't have been better....20 minutes to world class skiing 🎿�.

The owner has shared some of his own photographs, and those of another professional photographer, all around this lovely space, so there is a treat for the senses at every turn.

There are many choices of rentals in this area, but not many of this high quality. Comfort, taste and excellence abound!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Arlene, We are so pleased you had such a wonderful experience staying at Jim's home and look forward to your return. Thank you for taking the time to share what made this a perfect stay for you. All the best, Stacey
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Wonderful Stay -- Again

  • 5 of 5

Our third time at this wonderful property. Can't ask for a better location or better accommodations. I've been coming to Utah for over 25 years (first in the winter but now in the summer also) and this place is absolutely the best. Stacey (the property manager) lives right next door and we were delighted to have her over for dinner. Unit is completely renovated and immaculately maintained. Great base for exploring both Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons. Was up in Wyoming before our stay to enjoy the eclipse and then finished our Utah vacation here. Looking forward to coming back to ski Alta, Snowbird and Solitude. A new restaurant within walking distance is almost complete and we can't wait to go there. Love the Porcupine Grill and the Hog Wallow.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Harvey, thanks for staying with us again. Looking forward to seeing you in a few months. during the ski season.
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Spacious and modern with great location

  • 4 of 5

The location is close to the freeway, a Smith's, and other stores, quite convenient. The kitchen is fully stocked with equipment and really nice to work in (though drawer labels would be helpful.) Lots of seating and super nice modern appliances- the dishwasher is so quiet we couldn't usually tell it was running! Plenty of towels and supplies. Garage easily fits 2 vehicles.

The main drawback was that the top floor was HOT. Our kids were quite uncomfortable in the top room, as the a/c never seemed to cool it even after we opened the windows at night to let hot air out. There's a stand fan up there but it didn't help circulate air much.

Also, we had a few issues with cleanliness- we found cobwebs on the light fixture in the table area downstairs, there was a sticky layer on the kitchen table we had to clean off, a few small areas of dirt in the bathrooms, and a wet comforter from another unit was left in the washing machine which we luckily found the night we arrived so it didn't mildew or anything. We found the suggestion to tip the housekeeper posted on the fridge unique and bizarre.

We also never did receive check in instructions and had to call and wait to receive the entry code on arrival.

But other than that it's quite a nice place! We'd consider staying again, just maybe not during August if we planned to use the upstairs bedroom and loft!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Clean and well maintained, stocked with all the necessities.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful place, actually larger than we expected, 3 of the bedrooms have their own bathroom, kitchen was huge and modern. We were working this week so we did not get a chance to enjoy the space but there was ample social space in the kitchen and family room.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Trip

  • 5 of 5

Excellent communication; clean and well-provisioned; will return.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unquestionably the best ski condo in cottonwood heights!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented many condos over the years, at the Canyon Racquet Club and the Oaks. This beautifully refurbished condo is by far the nicest, most comfortable, and best equipped! Its layout is a bit unusual and took some getting used to at first, but loved the stairs separating each of the bedrooms. Maximum privacy and each room was spacious enough. The Master bedroom and bathroom were especially lovely. Stacy made sure we had everything we needed. This will be our go-to condo for future family ski trips.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $190
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Damage Deposit $500

Extra daily charge when number of guests exceeds 8. Cleaning fee of $150, more if unit is left in dirty condition.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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