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Spectacular Sun Valley Log Cabin w/ Guest Suite

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6-8. May also rent guest suite with kIng bed

This gorgeous property is located in the heart of the Sun Valley experience. Positioned between the Warm Springs and River Run Lodges of the world famous Sun Valley Ski Resort, this home offers amazing access to every activity the area has to offer. The home is a block from the Mountain Rides bus system which can take you to the ski lifts, skate ski trails, world class golf and amazing restaurants in under 5 minutes. Major biking and hiking trail systems are minutes away. Warm Springs Creek and the adjacent 10 acre dog walking park are three blocks from the doorstep. The YMCA is less that a mile away. The access to local activities is simply unbeatable!

Our highly efficient 3 bedroom, 2 bath log home is quite a gem featuring finely crafted hardwood cabinets and floors, stainless kitchen appliances and an outdoor area with teak furnishings. The gourmet kitchen has everything you will need to prepare amazing meals. Sit around the cozy outdoor fireplace, relax in the beautiful aspens under the canopy of a hand made wooden canoe and reflect on your fun filled Sun Valley days.

For additional family members or guests, the home has a separate, yet attached one bedroom guest suite with a full kitchen that is available to rent on a nightly basis. It is perfect for a couple or a family with young children! The guest suite has a separate stone patio surrounded by flower gardens in the summer.

The home also has a two car heated garage. There is a full work bench for tuning bikes in the summer and skis in the winter.

There is also room for the off street parking of four additional vehicles.

More Details

Property Manager
Betty Swanson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, danish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 26, 2017

About Betty Swanson

Born in Brasil, of Danish decent, Sten grew up in Tehran, Iran, a city at 6,000 feet... just like Sun Valley. In 1980, after a short-lived career in Portland, Oregon, he moved to Sun Valley and has been a business owner and avid skier ever since. His 35 year history in Sun Valley has made him a true local.

Betty Swanson purchased this house in 2006

Why Betty Swanson chose Sun Valley Area

This property creates the quintessential Sun Valley getaway! It is in a fantastic location in a quiet neighborhood. The outdoor fireplace creates a cozy gathering place beneath beautiful aspen trees.

What makes this house unique

With blood sweat and tears, and a lot of help from his friends, Sten transformed this log cabin into a Scandinavian contemporary gem. It is a perfect mix of contemporary and mountain rustic. With lots of outdoor areas to relax and enjoy the solitude and starry nights.

Amenities

Ketchum House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Travertine shower and floating glass vanity with vessel sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom has room for a crib in the large wardrobe.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen Bedroom shares full bath with Twin Room.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Twin Bedroom shares full bath with Queen Bedroom
  • Outstanding 500 square ft, one bedroom attached apartment is also available to rent. It is built to the same meticulous standard and attention to detail as the main house. It boasts a full kitchen with stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer, bathroom with tile and glass shower, king bedroom with a sliding glass wall that opens to the main room. Comfy living area with a queen sleep sofa for kids. It also has it's own stone patio to hang out on in the summer! If renting the full house, we discount the guest apartment by 40%. Inquire with manager.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Spectacular Sun Valley Log Cabin w/ Guest Suite
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

SUMMER VISIT TO SUN VALLEY

  • 5 of 5

First of all, WOW, this house is fabulous. Its in a very quiet neighborhood in Warm Springs, has ample parking and a 2 car garage. The walkway to the door is framed by antlers and a warm rustic charm, the decks provide great space and most of all seating. The house is well appointed from the kitchen to the bathrooms and very well thought out for guests. We had 5 people staying at the house and were not cramped for space, a nice big screen TV and satellite, a modern kitchen with everything you need. I would highly recommend this house for families and also couples.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great family stay in Sun Valley

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a great time. The house has a nice modern with a rustic feel look. My husband and I especially enjoyed evenings out on the deck by the fire pit. The owners were friendly and very prompt in answering any questions we would have. I highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Outstanding Property

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay. The house is in a quiet, convenient location, and is very nicely outfitted. Very much enjoyed our stay there!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Walla Walla
5

A wonderful retreat ideally situated, quiet, and immensely comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed this home. Wonderfully appointed throughout especially the kitchen. It is every bit the home in the pictures and then some. The location is quiet with good privacy. Easy quick drive to Warm Springs lodge even in ski boots. Having a full garage was wonderful for our snowy winter visit and easily fit my Yukon. The only thing I would add this this home is a hot tub on the wonderful expansive deck. Highly recommended home. The only warning I would give is for any tall renters there are two low clearances - stairway to the upstairs master, and leading into the kitchen from the main living area. Not a problem for me at 5'8" but you 6 footers may want to leave on a night light! The house was warm and ready when we arrived and the decks were shoveled of snow daily. Kudos to Management!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay - a nice escape. Great kitchen stocked with everything you need! Plenty of space yet cozy enough to hunker down and enjoy. Close to town and great skiing. Owners had the walks, deck and driveway always shoveled and we appreciated the garage. Mother Nature was a bit wild but we were perfectly content. Thanks for letting us stay - we will be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Little gem!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week utilizing both the main house and first house for our family. It was perfect for us. There were plenty of dishes and utensils as well as spices and other staples available. The place is charming. We recommend it highly. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN)
Nearest Barpub
1.2 Miles
Warm Springs Lodge
Nearest Golf
1.6 Miles
Bigwood Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 75
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Miles
Knob Hill Inn
Nearest Ski
1.2 Miles
Sun Valley Resort
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $75
Damage Insurance $99

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
We offer a mid-week cleaning service and grocery shopping service for $25/hour.
Reservations for over 9 days will require a midweek cleaning.
Reservations for over 14 days will require a weekly cleaning.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.