Red Rock Oasis in Castle Valley, Ut, Near Moab(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, Sleeps 8, max of 10 possible
Whether for an individual retreat, a romantic couple get-a-way or a family holiday, this fully-equipped home is a rare rental opportunity with easy access to recreation, sight seeing, and all amenities. Perfect as a home base for exploring the desert southwest! Situated on five acres in the foothills of scenic Castle Valley this home includes three bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a large living, dining and kitchen area, lots of privacy and quiet. Enjoy the sunrise from the front sandstone patio, gaze at the stars from the detached deck, watch the climbers on nearby Castleton Tower with the home telescope, and enjoy the tranquility and peace that prevail. Three private bedrooms include a children's room with 1 double and two single beds, a master bedroom with private bath and queen size bed, and a third bedroom with a queen bed. A den/office includes a desk, TV with large video collection, and a fold out futon couch for guests. The full kitchen includes all appliances, eating and cookware, seating at a central counter as well as a large, expandable dining room table that can comfortably seat 8. Two swamp coolers keep the house comfortable on the hottest days, and radiant floor heating and an efficient wood fireplace warms the entire house during the winter months.
Keywords: Castle Valley, Moab, Southern Utah, Utah, Desert, Red Rock, Arches, Canyonlands, southwest, Mountain Biking, Hiking, River rafting, Colorado river, Large home, family home, retreat
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Member since: 2011
- 2800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Quiet, amazing views, solitude, short drive to Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, close to Colorado River, adjacent to the LaSal Mountains. Situated above the valley floor, this comfortable rental home affords incredible vistas of the red rock desert of Southern Utah. Recreation opportunities abound; mountain biking, road biking, hiking, river rafting. Moab Utah is a short 30 minute drive and includes many wonderful restaurants, parks, shops and entertainment opportunities, The rental house is comfortable and homey, completely and tastefully furnished, with all amenities including a full kitchen, baking and cookware, linens, games, music and video dvd players, and books....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker:
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- Deck / Patio:
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My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Mandatory Cleaning Fee $150
- Pet Fee $250
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
Base rate of $3000 is for up to 4 people per night for our minumum 30 day rental period. Up to 4 more individuals possible for an additional fee of $50 per night per person. Max occupancy is 8. In addition to the base rate we require at $150 mandatory cleaning fee and a refundable $500 damage deposit. Exact terms available in our rental contract, which is available for download on this site.
Based on the covenants of the Town of Castle Valley we are not able to rent for periods of less then 30 days. You can come and go as you please within that 30 day period. All cleaning within the 30 day period is the responsibility of the guest. Additional cleaning may be available by contacting Castle Rock Property Management at email@example.com 0r 435-259-7315,
Owner's cancellation policy:
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If you like solitude and the desert SW our home lies in a stunning location that is vast, quiet and filled with panoramic awe.
Year Purchased: 1991
About the owner: This story is really about the vision and hard work of the 3 owners, Joseph, Lisa and Dave. We all went to the U of U and ran around in the desert of S. Utah in the 70's, 80's, up to the present. We stumbled into Castle Valley sometime back then in the 80's. We all loved hiking, backpacking, river rafting, and just adventuring in S. Utah. Now a days, we just like going for day hikes and sitting out on the flag-stone patio - which we also built.
Why the Owner Chose Castle Valley, UT, USA:
Land in CV was pretty cheap back in the late 80's and early 90's. We were young and filled with enough crazy enthusiasm not only for the desert but for the possibility of actually co-owning, designing and building a special place in the desert. We bought the land in the early 90's and then proceeded to design and build the Castle Valley Casa. It took us over 7 years, but we pulled it off. We had the incredible help of Warren Egbert, designer, builder, rock climber, cowboy extraordinaire.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
It's a bit hard to describe the magic of the Red Rock Casa. It's not at all High Brow, but it is amazingly comfortable. Beyond comfort, it is dramatic in its vistas, its stillness, and in its quiet peace. The house just has a feeling of ease and grand at the same time. The house feels like it's inside of a National Park. Arches is 35 mins. The Island in the Sky an hour. The Needles District of Canyonlands a couple hours. Rafting on the Colorado is very close. Mountain Biking if your young enough to do that kind of thing is all within a day trip.
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- Secondary: +1 9706761934 Onsite Property Manager, Jason Matz, Cell
- Tertiary: +1 4352597315 Matz - Land Line
Castle Valley home in winter
View from front of home with Castle Rock in distance
Evening Glow in Dining Room and Kitchen
Great room, living/kitchen
Dining room. This table expands to seat 12
Soaring clear story above great room.
Queen Bed in Master with Private Bath and Separate Entrance
Flagstone patio in front of home for incredible view and stargazing
Detached deck with amazing 360 degree views of Castle Valley
We see these sunsets often on Adobe Mesa and Round Mountain.
Negro Bill Canyon. 25 mins from house
Red Rock Casa with Porcupine Rim in background.
Morning Light on Kitchen.
Kitchen from the great room.
Living room with views of Castle Valley and Castle Rock
View of great room, living dining, kitchen from entrance
Upstairs bedroom with queen bed
Upstairs full bathroom
Winter Full Moon view from our flagstone patio. Thanks to Dave Newkirk!
Hiking in the Island in the Sky. 45 mins from house
Island in the Sky
Hiking at Fishers Towers. Trail is 20 mins from house
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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