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Minutes from Snowbird, Alta, Brighton & Solitude. Salt Lake or Ski vacations

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,350 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Townhouse, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, 1 sofa beds, 2 car garage, WiFi, & more

New Listing! This townhouse is in a great location for year-round activities in the Salt Lake area. Situated half way between Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons at 'The Oaks at Wasatch', you can be at any one of four ski resorts within minutes (9-16 miles) of leaving the house. Venture a little further (27-33 miles) and you can ski Park City, The Canyons, and Deer Valley. Need equipment? Several ski rental stores are just a few blocks away.

Just minutes away there are a number of hiking and biking trails as well as several areas designated for rock-climbing and bouldering. The house is located adjacent to one of the best road-bike routes in the valley. There is a locally owned bike shop about a mile from the house (they rent bikes).

The Cottonwood Recreation Center is just over a mile away. With an Olympic sized ice rink open year round, indoor and outdoor pools, racquetball (and Walleyball) courts, as well as a cardio room and weight room, the whole family can enjoy themselves. The rec center offers several classes, from Spin, to Yoga and Zumba.

Bair Park (locally known as Firehouse Park) is just yards away, with a playground, pavilion, tennis courts, and a large grass area suitable for a football or soccer game. We provide balls for your use. Just across the street is a bus stop for skiers making it even easier to get to the resorts, and allows each person in your group to set their own ski schedule.

The freeway is a couple of miles away with easy access, making downtown Salt Lake City and Park City accessible within 20 to 30 minutes. Several people stay in this area during the Sundance Film Festival, Oktoberfest, conferences, various sports tournaments as well other sporting events. With a grocery store just a few blocks away and several restaurants and pubs within a couple of miles, this townhouse makes for easy living - even for a short-term visitor. As with any city of 1 million, the Salt Lake Valley has a lot to offer year round: from concerts and theater to shopping and recreation.

More Details

Owner
Breck
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

About Breck

We both moved to Salt Lake in 1997 and met a few months later. Neither of us planned to stay more then a couple of years. Easy access to the mountains and year round enjoyment of the outdoors, however, has made this our home. Fifteen years later it is difficult to consider living in another city. We made our home 'between the canyons' so we could be close to the mountains. It is easy to pick the kids up from school and hit the slopes or go for a hike. The diversity of the state's environs from the hot deserts of Southern Utah to the alpine tundra in the high mountains makes for wonderful weekend excursions.

Breck purchased this townhome in 2014

Why Breck chose Utah

In 2012 we bought the townhouse next door (VRBO# 434074). We have enjoyed renting this and decided to buy this house when it became available.

This townhouse was repainted and decorated with new furniture throughout. The refrigerator and washer and dryer are all new as well. The 55 inch TV in the living room streams Netflix and HuluPlus movies, as do the TVs in the basement family room and the master bedroom. Several other internet apps are also available on the TV, along with the regular Cable TV channels. Wireless internet makes it easy to use any computers or internet devices you may bring. A book exchange is maintained by and for all guests. An assortment of games appropriate for all ages will help fill in any downtime.

In addition to the four queen beds in the bedrooms, there is a sofa sleeper and an air mattress available. The kitchen is fully stocked, including a coffee maker, waffle maker, and crock-pot among other amenities. We even include a couple of our favorite cookbooks for you to use during your stay. Unlike most vacation homes, we have decorated our home with original artwork by local artists. This personalized touch offers an original setting which is very comfortable.

What makes this townhome unique

As an owner managed property we have a vested interest in making your stay the best it can be. We have lived in the area since 1997 and would be happy to help you locate the resources you need to make your stay the best it can be. Of course if you need any additional assistance you are always welcome to call, email, or text us.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved our stay, and will definitely look to you in the future.

The spray wand at the kitchen sink stuck on, we we're able to unstick it, but it may need some attention.

Thank you so much for providing such a clean, lovely, and well stocked home away. We really enjoyed our time.



(I replaced the spray wand after receiving this email)
Dec 2014
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Amenities

Cottonwood Heights Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , This shower is also a steam shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 3.5 bathrooms. Master Bathroom has both a jetted Garden tub large enough for two adults, and a separate shower. One full bathroom has a tub/shower. The other full bath has a steam shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Private bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Sofa Bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , In addition an air mattress is available for large groups
  • Queen size Beds (4) in each bedroom. Sofa bed or air mattress (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(42 traveler reviews)

Minutes from Snowbird, Alta, Brighton & Solitude. Salt Lake or Ski vacations
average rating of 4.857143 based on 43 reviews
5

Lovely home! Clean and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful. Great stay. Owners were easy to work with. Would definitely come back.

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

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this clean, nicely updated condo with another family to spend spring break skiing with our kids. Comfortable space for 4 children and 4 adults. Nicely equipped kitchen, crockpot, grill made for easy meals after skiing. 5 minute walk to grocery store. Kids enjoyed playing at the park and everyone used the hot tub after skiing. Easy 20 minute drive to LCC/BCC ski resorts (double that when it snows 2+ feet overnight). Spent most of our time at our favorite place, Alta, but also Solitude and Snowbird. Would highly recommend renting from Breck, as he is very attentive and easy to communicate with.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Great location! Very clean! Breck was great - provided a baby gate for our use while staying in the home. Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
5

Great location for your ski vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house is in the perfect spot for a ski vacation! We skied at Brighton and Alta and this house is right in the middle of the two canyon roads leading to the two different resorts. Just a quick 20 min. drive to each! Lots of restaurants nearby and a quick drive to other tourist spots! Deer were spotted in the back each day! The beds are comfy and furnishings are nice! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Place for a Family Ski Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This place is perfect for a family ski weekend! We had 9 people (4 couples and one single) all the couples got private and comfortable rooms to stay in, the single person stayed in the semi-private basement entertainment room.

We cooked and hung out at the house for breakfast and dinner each day. The kitchen is stocked with all cooking tools and basic spices that you need, which is was a pleasant surprise as this is not always the case with rentals. There is plenty of space to dine both inside and outside depending on your preference. The main area common room with a fireplace is great for hanging out as a group.

The house is conveniently located 20 mins from the Salt Lake City Airport, and only 25 minutes from the Snowbird/Alta ski areas.

Would definitely return. Thanks, Breck, for letting us enjoy your amazing home!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Arizona, USA
5

Great rental

  • 5 of 5

See you again next year!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Salt Lake City International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Porcupine Pub and Grill
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Old Mill Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-215
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Market Street Grill
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Snowbird
Car: recommended

Located between Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons this townhouse is just 9 miles from Snowbird, and within 16 miles of three more great resorts (Alta, Solitude, and Brighton). Park City is only 30 miles away, making this a great, inexpensive place to stay during the Sundance Film Festival. In addition to skiing, the Wasatch Mountains offer terrific hiking and mountain biking within minutes. This townhouse is located on one of the best road bike routes in the valley. A large recreation center is less than 2 miles away, with an Olympic sized ice rink, indoor and outdoor pools, racquetball (and Walleyball) courts, and weight and Cardio rooms among other features.

When you are ready for a relaxing break from the day's adventures you can dine at one of several great restaurants (some nationally acclaimed) within a couple of miles. If you are looking for a bit more nightlife there are several bars and pubs close by as well as brew-pubs. Salt Lake has a great music scene with numerous concert venues, including several free, out-door concerts throughout the summer. Of course there are also several theater productions and movie theaters.

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Rates & Availability

Cottonwood Heights Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring, Summer, & Fall
Apr 1 2017 - Nov 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$160
$2,800
 
 
Early Ski Season
Nov 20 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Ski Season
Jan 2 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$285
 
 
Spring, Summer, Fall
Apr 1 2018 - Nov 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
$160
$2,800
 
 
Early Ski Season
Nov 21 2018 - Dec 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$160
$2,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection Policy $25 + Tax
Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.6%

Last minute bookings (within 30 days of your stay) receive a rate of $175/night during the ski season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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