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Garden House With Hot Tub, Outdoor Pizza Oven, Piano And Bicycles

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About the property

Centrally-located Home Within Walking Distance Of Large Park, Bike Trails

Beautifully decorated four bedroom house with two indoor living areas and a large covered back yard living area overlooking the pond and garden. All white linens for bed and bath. Sleeps up to 10. Additional guest fee of $20/night applies for over 6 guests. All of the bedrooms, the family room, and the kitchen have ceiling fans. Pets are also subject to an additional fee and must be approved in advance of booking. Minimum 2 day rental on weekends/holidays.

Summary of Sleeping Arrangements:

Upstairs (3 bedrooms, 1 bath): Bdrm 1: King bed, Bedroom 2: Queen bed, Bdrm 3: Full bed, two queen airbeds available and a pack-n-play

Main Level (no beds): Family Room/Dining area and Kitchen

Downstairs(1 bedroom, 1 Bath): Bdrm 4: Full Futon, Twin Bunk and Kid's twin bed, Living Room: Queen fold-out couch. A wood stove is available for use but wood is not provided.


Upstairs Master Bedroom is big and full of natural light with solar tubes, walk-in closet and direct access to upstairs bathroom. Large, comfortable, king memory foam bed with down comforter.

The Queen Bedroom is bright and welcoming and the comfortable queen bed has a black leather headboard.

The Peacock room has natural earth plaster walls that sparkle with mica when the sunlight hits them. An antique full-sized bed and dresser and brand new, comfortable mattress add to the charm of this room. A heated mattress pad for this bed is available.

Downstairs, the Kid's Room has one small twin bed and a bunkbed with a double futon on the bottom and a twin on top, a television with Bluray player and Netflix. The Kid's Room has been carpeted with low-pile carpet and a soft memory foam carpet padding to enable play.

The downstairs living room has a piano and a wood stove that provides cozy heat to the whole house in the winter (the central furnace works well too, if you prefer). Wood is provided for the first night of stay. The fold-out couch provides an additional sleeping area. There is a large, 47' wall-mounted t.v. and bluray player. There is no cable, but Netflix and Amazon Prime are programmed, and many movies can also be borrowed upon request. There is a newer front-loading washer and dryer located in the downstairs bathroom.

The Family room on the main level is equipped with a couch and chairs, and a small dining table that expands to fit up to eight people comfortable.

The kitchen is situated between the family room and the covered patio to allow access for inside or outside dining. It is fully equipped with both ceramic plates and a full set of melamine dishes and serving sets for both indoor and outdoor gatherings. Our daughter insisted that any vacation rental should have a waffle maker, so, a waffle maker is included. We live close by and are happy to provide additional cooking/serving supplies as available.

The backyard is our favorite part of this house. The previous owners had their own landscaping business, specializing in sustainable garden design and they made their own garden extra special. There is a cob pizza oven with granite detailing, a small pond, beautiful flowers in abundance throughout spring and summer, flagstone walkways and mature trees. The large covered patio provides a wonderful setting for meals and for relaxing in hanging chairs. The patio dining table seats eight comfortably. Pizza oven is considered an open flame and may be off-limits seasonally depending on fire danger. During fire season, the Coconino County website stays updated with local restrictions. There is a propane BBQ grill in the patio area as well, that can be used year-round.

The front yard has a small covered patio where you can relax or watch your housemates play basketball on the driveway. There is also a large blue spruce providing additional covered seating.

Foxglenn Park is within walking distance, providing easy access to outdoor recreation and seasonal festivals (Kite festival, Celtic Festival, etc.) There are soccer fields, softball, a skate park, and playground as well as access to the Flagstaff trail system and a running loop. Several mountain bikes and child trailer are available to guests upon request.

Also within biking distance is the Flagstaff Aquaplex which has a large indoor pool with a children's play area, two large water slides and a small lazy river. The facility also has a full gym and weight room, rock wall, and childcare available. Aquaplex daily rates are very reasonable.

There are two golf courses nearby- Continental Country Club and Aspen Hills. In the winter we can direct you to some great 'secret' sledding spots in our neighborhood.

We are long-time Flagstaff residents and we are ready to help make your stay wonderful. We have an 21-year old daughter and a 8-year old son so we can direct you to a wide range of fun activities available locally, as well as the standard visitor staples of downtown Flagstaff, Snowbowl, Sedona and the Grand Canyon. There are wonderful places to hike and enjoy the outdoors in and around Flagstaff. There is so much to do: Year-round First Friday Artwalks, summer movies on the Square and concerts in the park, Dew Downtown winter festival, Theatrikos, Flagstaff Hullabaloo, bands at the Orpheum, Pride in the Pines, NAU events...

We know a number of reliable college-aged babysitters that we can recommend upon request.

Following is the distance to some of the nearby attractions:

Sunset Crater: 19 miles

Walnut Canyon: 10 miles

Meteor Crater: 38 miles

Az Snowbowl: 17 miles

Sedona: 30 miles

Lava Tubes: 22 miles

Grand Canyon: 90 miles

Petrified Forest: 120 miles

Lake Powell: 130 miles

Painted Desert: 105 miles

More Details

Elizabeth Markona
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2017

About Elizabeth Markona

Jodon and I both moved to Flagstaff to go to Northern Arizona University and stayed after graduation. Jodon is an Arizona native, and I grew up abroad before settling in this beautiful community over 20 years ago. We love all that Flagstaff has to offer-a small town feel with some bigger-town culture and diversity thanks in part to the university.

We love the outdoors-running, hiking, biking and exploring. We have a 6-year-old son and a 19-year-old daughter who is a freshman and lives at Northern Arizona University.

Elizabeth Markona purchased this house in 2014

Why Elizabeth Markona chose Canyon Country & Northeast

We chose this house because of the proximity to our home and the wonderful garden and outdoor space. We love the neighborhood and like being nearby so we can respond quickly to any unforeseen needs. While we got the place dialed in we stayed here ourselves and loved being able to eat outside on the covered patio, even during monsoon season. Patio heaters help extend the season a little further.

What makes this house unique

One of our favorite features of this home is the outdoor pizza oven. We are happy to show you how it works and help get your pizza party started if we are in town during your stay. Tarragon and other fresh spices are available in the garden and make your pizza extra-delicious. We have had several pizza parties in the few months we've owned the home (it's important to test everything out, right?)

The waffle maker makes breakfast delicious, fun and easy. Let us know in advance and we can make sure to have waffle mix available for you.

Fox Glenn Park, which is within walking distance, is a regular site for festivals, soccer and softball games. There is a skate park, a playground, a paved running or walking path, and access to the trail system from the back of the park.


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Garden House With Hot Tub, Outdoor Pizza Oven, Piano And Bicycles
average rating of 4.5333333 based on 15 reviews

Super awesome radical place

  • 5 of 5

The property was immaculate and the hosts were very welcoming and helpful in all aspects. I definitely recommend the place and I am hoping to visit again soon. Also, the property is only about a 30 minute drive to the ski resort and a short 10 minute drive from the downtown area.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Staying here was a really amazing experience! Highly recommended.

  • 5 of 5

The house is a beautiful house in a gorgeous neighborhood. The property was very clean and well maintained. The owners made the experience very easy and convenient. Amazing experience overall!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Not recommended overrated

  • 1 of 5

Wifi wasn't working. Deposit wasn't refunded because the owner claims that the house needed "excessive cleaning", whereas we stayed lets than 24 hours and we didn't party in the house. Even if you smoke outside you will be charged if the owner felt the smell inside. Just forget your deposit. The house is small for large groups and the living room is very compact.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time celebrating at house! We stayed a total of two nights with three couples. There was plenty of room and space for all of us. The owners were super helpful and available any time. I would recommend to anyone looking for a place to stay in flagstaff. The pizza oven made great pizza and the hot tub was a big hit!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Good for large group

  • 4 of 5

The decor was fun and the beds comfortable. There was only heat upstairs, so until we got the fire going it was chilly. The kitchen had great plates and glasses, silverware, but we were short on bowls for serving. Overall it was a great spot, close to the interstate and the hosts were welcoming and helpful.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Amazing home with everything you need!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family along with another family stayed her for a night. Not only is it beautifully decorated but you truly don't need to bring any extra items as they are fully stocked with any kitchen item you need. The beds are so comfortable and the hot tub outside was a dream after sledding all day. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.8 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.9 Miles
Aspen Valley Golf Club
Nearest Train
3.6 Miles
Flagstaff Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1.75 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Salsa Brava, Fat Olives, Ms. Zips, Fratelli's
Nearest Ski
17 Miles
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Flagstaff House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Break
Mar 3 2017 - Mar 25 2017
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Regular Summer
May 5 2017 - Aug 27 2017
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.95%

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Dogs may be permitted on a case-by-case basis. Please contact owner for prior permission to bring pets. Pet fee is $50/pet. Weekends and holidays require a 2 night minimum stay. Exceptions will only be made for booking within one week of stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Flagstaff House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs Bath - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen Room - 1 queen
    Peacock Room - 1 double
    Master - 1 king , 1 baby crib , new pack-n-play with bassinet/changing area
    Kid's Room - 3 child bed , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 additional child sleep mats and queen air bed available
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
Owners in neighboring house and available to assist with guest needs, upon request. Guest privacy is respected. Separate, fenced lot.

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