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Charming & Historic Dog-Friendly Retreat Near the Boise River Greenbelt!

(23 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cabin, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 4

Located about six and a half miles from downtown, this sunny and cute one bedroom restored farmhouse is just off the Boise River Greenbelt, on a one-acre corner lot. Perfect for a couple or small family looking for a convenient vacation home near the river, the Idaho Shakespeare Festival, and the many other outdoor attractions Boise has to offer, this quaint but well-stocked cottage has both an urban and rural appeal!

The lovely new deck with pergola greets you out front. As you step through the doors, a soothing interior awaits. A small breakfast nook right by the window is the ideal spot for enjoying a homemade breakfast or light dinner; the open, cheerful kitchen has everything needed for meal preparation. You'll feel right at home in this bright space as refill your coffee cup, grab another buckwheat pancake, and head back to the dining table to finish reading the paper.

Neutral earth tones with bursts of color compose the cozy living room. There's seating for all in this pleasant space, as well as plush carpeting and plenty of windows for an abundance of natural light. For times when you're not outside strolling along the greenbelt, you can relax on the couch with a good book. There is also a flatscreen TV with cable and a DVD player for movie nights. Just make the popcorn and you're all set!

The bedroom is located in the back of the house and holds a queen-sized bed decked out in fresh new linens and a red floral print cover for a restful night's sleep. Small bedside tables, decorative reading lamps, and built-in drawers complete the room, along with a lovely Bentwood rocking chair. The bathroom has been recently remodeled and has a shower. In addition to the queen bed, the living room couch pulls out to a very comfortable full sized bed for kids or a second couple, so this house can accommodate up to four guests.

Even though the space is small, there is a lot of character and stylish designer touches throughout, such as modern, floral lamps and quiet seating areas. There is also a washer and dryer for your use, as well as a convenient mud room for storing bikes and hiking boots when not in use. And if you have a furry family member, one dog is welcome here, though a nightly fee per dog and a minimum fee per stay will apply. Although, please be aware that this house is located between a somewhat busy commuter street and a downhill canal; the yard is large but unfenced, so children and dogs should always be supervised when outside.

In the summer, head right next door to Barber Park with your inner tubes for a fun afternoon of floating down the Boise River. Less than a mile and a half from the house, you can enjoy an evening outside watching the Bard's greatest works at the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. The season runs in repertory June through September and is fun for the whole family.

For more outdoor adventure, bring your bikes for a scenic ride around town or in the nearby foothill trails. Perfect for after dinner strolls or early morning jogs, the Boise Greenbelt Trail is 22 miles of gorgeous tree-lined pathway that follows the along river with picturesque views of the city anytime of year. Also nearby, Lucky Peak is only six miles away for boating, fishing, swimming or just having a lazy, afternoon picnic in the sun.

In addition to making the short drive into downtown Boise, there are many restaurants and shops in Bown Crossing, about a mile and a half from the house. Pick up some Snake River Organic Brown Ale at Bier:Thirty or treat yourselves to a steak dinner at the Tavern at Bown Crossing.

When you're looking for a outdoor getaway to Boise that's close to hiking, biking, theater, or just fun on the river, look no further than this cute, little Barber Park Cottage!
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Member since: 2001

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is: Within an hour
Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only. ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Location Type

  • Mountain View

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Parking for 3 vehicle(s)....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio

Dining

  • Seating for 2 people
 

Reviews

4.4
from 23 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event

May 28 - May 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$95

May 29 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$65

Jun 1 - Jun 29, 2017
2 night min stay
$80 $95

Jun 30 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$113

Jul 1 - Jul 4, 2017
4 night min stay
$112 $122

Jul 5 - Aug 3, 2017
2 night min stay
$80 $105

Aug 4 - Sep 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$80 $110

Sep 2 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$110 $116

Sep 4 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$70 $85

Oct 1 - Nov 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$83 $96

Nov 2 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$76 $88

Nov 20 - Nov 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$83

Nov 22 - Nov 25, 2017
4 night min stay
$115 $114

Nov 26 - Nov 26, 2017
2 night min stay
$85

Nov 27 - Dec 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$74 $84

Dec 15 - Dec 20, 2017
2 night min stay
$90 $93

Dec 21 - Dec 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$96 $114

Dec 24 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$107 $112

Jan 1 - Jan 1, 2018
2 night min stay
$103

Jan 2 - Jan 2, 2018
2 night min stay
$88

Jan 3 - Jan 12, 2018
2 night min stay
$76 $90

Jan 13 - Feb 15, 2018
2 night min stay
$76 $87

Feb 16 - Feb 19, 2018
2 night min stay
$78 $93

Feb 20 - Mar 12, 2018
2 night min stay
$74 $88

Mar 13 - Mar 16, 2018
2 night min stay
$68 $87

Mar 17 - Mar 20, 2018
3 night min stay
$71 $81

Mar 21 - Mar 26, 2018
2 night min stay
$83 $100

Mar 27 - Apr 1, 2018
2 night min stay
$73 $85

Apr 2 - Apr 7, 2018
2 night min stay
$77 $92

Apr 8 - Apr 8, 2018
2 night min stay
$88

Apr 9 - Apr 19, 2018
2 night min stay
$77 $89

Apr 20 - May 2, 2018
2 night min stay
$77 $82

May 3 - May 5, 2018
3 night min stay
$111 $96

May 6 - May 12, 2018
2 night min stay
$75 $88

May 13 - May 20, 2018
2 night min stay
$78 $89

May 21 - May 22, 2018
2 night min stay
$77

May 23 - May 26, 2018
2 night min stay
$88 $109

May 27 - May 27, 2018
3 night min stay
$113

May 28 - Jun 2, 2018
2 night min stay
$90 $105

Jun 3 - Jun 3, 2018
2 night min stay
$96

Jun 4 - Jun 5, 2018
2 night min stay
$87

Jun 6 - Jun 14, 2018
2 night min stay
$93 $104

Jun 15 - Jun 19, 2018
2 night min stay
$91 $111

Jun 20 - Jun 22, 2018
2 night min stay
$98 $100

Jun 23 - Jun 28, 2018
2 night min stay
$93 $110

Jun 29 - Jun 29, 2018
3 night min stay
$100

Jun 30 - Jul 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$111 $110

Jul 2 - Jul 2, 2018
3 night min stay
$94

Jul 3 - Jul 7, 2018
3 night min stay
$109 $111

Jul 8 - Jul 15, 2018
2 night min stay
$96 $107

Jul 16 - Nov 28, 2018
2 night min stay

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About: Thanks for considering a Vacasa home! We provide full-service management for privately owned vacation homes, and like to think that we offer our guests the best of both worlds: the unique experience of staying in a one-of-a-kind vacation home, with the peace of mind that comes from knowing that the home you book for your special vacation is cared for by professional housekeepers and property managers. <br> <br> Vacasa began in 2009, simply because our founder and CEO Eric wanted to find a better way to share his wife’s family’s summer home in Long Beach, Washington with guests as a vacation rental. Eric and his early team worked to build Vacasa on the premise that local employees can do what they love most (taking care of guests, homeowners, and properties), while the hands-off tasks of vacation rental management—things like marketing, filing taxes, and maintaining a website—could be handled by a specialized central support team. <br> <br> Our passion is connecting travelers with the unique experience of staying in a vacation home, and we would be honored to be your host. Please contact us with any questions about this home—our team is standing by!


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Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017

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