A Lovely Mountain Chalet

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Last updated: 10/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The main benefits of “Hodge Lodge” are LOCATION and VIEW.
LOCATION: Our house is about 1 mile from stores and restaurants. It borders Tonto National Forest at the end of Pine View Dr. on the eastern slope of Strawberry Mountain. The area is secluded and peaceful with lots of wildlife.

VIEW: The view is really nice. You see the whole valley and have a clear view of the Mogollon Rim. When you are on the upper deck you are nearly at tree top level and nothing will block your view. The night sky and stars are breathtaking.

The house has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms that will sleep 8 in beds and for additional sleep options we have a futon in the fireplace room and sleeping pads in the loft.
The fourth bedroom is the apartment which has a private access from the back of the house with the following amenities. King size bed, bathroom with shower, microwave, refrigerator, private patio, WiFi, 42 inch flat screen with satellite TV, and two recliner chairs
This spacious chalet has (2500 sq. ft.) of living space and almost 2000 sq. ft. of outside decking nestled in the forest. It is a very relaxing and peaceful place. Everything you would need to prepare meals or just relax is furnished.
This house is located at the end of a well maintained gravel road. It is one of the highest locations in Pine situated on the east slope of Strawberry Mountain. The view is spectacular. The upper level deck raps around the house for 360 degree view of the area. Our living room is within feet of the Tonto national forest. You would be totally surrounded by tall Ponderosa pines. There is lots of wildlife small and large to view. (Elk, Deer, Coyotes and a variety of small game)
We are within walking distance to antique shops, restaurants, bars, library, community center and playground. Pine/Strawberry host several seasonal arts and crafts festivals, rodeos and other special events. There are many hiking, mountain biking and riding trails. Go horseback riding, golfing, fishing or swimming in the creeks/rivers. Pine has much to offer such as antique shops, restaurants, specialty stores, arts and craft festivals and other special events.
You would be 90 minutes north of Phoenix
157 miles hours from the Grand Canyon
5 miles for the north side of the Mogollon Rim
13 miles from Payson which has golf, airport, Restaurants, Movies, Wal-Mart, Home Depot, and lots of locally owned shops.
88 miles to Snow Bowl ski resort, Flagstaff, AZ.
7 miles to The Tonto Natural Bridge is a must see
Just steps away are many trails in the national forest
40 miles to great fishing in the many rim lakes
20 miles to swimming in Fossil Creek
5 miles to horseback riding

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • # 1 Master with bath: 1 king

    with balcony...moreless

  • # 2: 2 twin/ single

    Adjacent to the Master & has a trundle...moreless

  • #3: 2 twin/ single

    This bedroom is adjacent to a bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 4 (apartment): 1 king

    This apartment has bathroom, tv, wifi, 2 recliners, patio...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    This is the master bath room on the second level...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower

    Adjacent to bed room #3....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Adjacent to kitchen on upper level....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower



  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    The 50' TV in the fish bowl room has satellite tv box....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV in the kids loft is for DVD, not hooked up to Satelite. The 50' TV in the fish bowl room has satelite box....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    Enjoy the cool air in the tall Ponderosa Pines on Strawberry mountain...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining area in kitchen seats 4 and the formal dining room seats 6...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    water cooled...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    electric baseboards...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    We lovng have named this living room the fish bowl room. It has a great view of the Tonto National Forest area on Strawberry mountain....moreless

  • Parking:

    Room for several cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig Single Cup...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Tile floor, granite counter tops, large viewing window, dinning area and pantry, Fully stock with utensils, Pots and pans. Some quest have failed to looking in the drawer under the oven....moreless

  • Microwave:

    above stove...moreless

  • Oven:



  • Balcony:

    Almost 2000 sq ft. balcony raps totally around the house for a 360 degree spectacular view of the area....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.9
from 47 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$195 $215
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,295 $3,800

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning fee $145


Holidays require a 3 day minimum stay

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/18/2016
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97 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sky Harbor International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sidewinder saloon
13 Miles
Nearest Golf
Three Golf Courses in Payson, AZ
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
In the town of Pine on highway 87
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Several restaurants in Pine and Strawberry
87 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snow bowel ski resort, Flagstaff, AZ

Car: Necessary

Pine is about 13 miles north of Payson. It is about 1000 ft higher and lots of Pines and other trees. There are several restaurants and a nice little grocery store.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Forest view of Hodge Lodge

    Forest view of Hodge Lodge

  • View to the south of property

    View to the south of property

  • Fish bowl room facing the Tonto forest

    Fish bowl room facing the Tonto forest

  • Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

    Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bedroom #2

    Bedroom #2

  • Loft


  • Bathroom near bedroom #3

    Bathroom near bedroom #3

  • laundry room on ground level

    laundry room on ground level

  • Kitchen


  • Upper level bathroom

    Upper level bathroom

  • Apartment setting area

    Apartment setting area

  • view is southeast from balcony

    view is southeast from balcony

  • Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

    Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

  • Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

    Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

  • Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

    Family room (Fish Bowl Room)

  • Bedroom #3

    Bedroom #3

  • Fireplace room or den

    Fireplace room or den

  • loft


  • Front entrance

    Front entrance

  • Formal Dining

    Formal Dining

  • Kitchen and dining area

    Kitchen and dining area

  • Apartment bath room (shower no tub)

    Apartment bath room (shower no tub)

  • Apartment king bed and TV

    Apartment king bed and TV

VRBO #469473

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, October 22, 2016

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