Discover Prescott from This Charming Cottage & Horse Property(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 5-8)
Enjoy serene and private mountain views in this charming cottage on 6 acres. Visit Prescott and surrounding high-country from the comfort of this well-loved home with many amenities.
Bring your horses, dogs, and cats 'cause we love them all! Hiking and trail riding directly from the property onto thousands of acres of gorgeous high-country. High-speed (cable) Internet, fully furnished kitchen and laundry. TVs in living room, master bedroom, and family room (downstairs) including Netflix and Apple TV.
Separate water and electrical hookups for RVs and trailers, Ample room for recreational vehicle parking.
Prescott, or 'Preskit' to us locals :) is well known for its wild west history and Victorian charm, for it's outdoor splendor of hiking trails and lakes, for its outstandingly dark night skies, and for much more. This house and property will feel like home. You'll want to come back!
Keywords: Horses & pets OK, mountain view, hot tub, wireless internet, trails, scenic, family, quiet, peaceful, charming, furnished, BBQ, high country, dogs, dog-friendly, private, outstanding night sky, pines
Member since: 2012
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 5-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Covered Parking
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Mobile Phone
- Parking Off Street
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My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $150
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Enclosed horse barn and corrals. Separate tack room and open (hay) barn. Round pen. Ride directly from property onto thousands of acres of BLM land, rich in trails.
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: Hi, my name is Oscar Stein and this is my house. There would normally be a photo of me here, but VRBO thinks that's a bit silly. You see, I'm a dog. My parents love this home and its wonderful for pups like myself. Lots of room for horses as well!
Why the Owner Chose Prescott, AZ, USA:
Prescott is a truly wonderful place to visit.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Privacy, quiet, and exceptionally dark skies. Miles of trails and fantastic views. 10 minutes from downtown Prescott and easy access (~90 min) to Sedona and Flagstaff. Local attractions include hiking and rock climbing, nature walks, lakes, Indian ruins, and historic downtown.
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House (southern view).
House (view from northeast).
Back deck overlooking Granite Mountain Wilderness Area.
Guest bedroom #2.
House (view of east side) with terraced yards.
View of dining room from kitchen.
Guest bedroom # 3 with desk and computer. Futon (not shown).
2 stall (12x12 ft each) barn with separate paddocks for each horse. Round pen.
Hi. I'm Oscar!
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017
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