Family Friendly Passive Solar House with Attached Greenspace

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View of mountain range from froont yard


Last updated: 10/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:11
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This secluded winter getaway is tucked back from the street ready for you and your family to enjoy in its own mini forest with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, sleeps 11, skylights, dishwasher, stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer, multi-level, vaulted ceilings, attached green house, private yard, a two car garage, and two private decks to enjoy the view of the mountain landscape after a hard day at the slopes.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/20/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Close to Downtown Sandy with numerous restaurants and theaters....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Spectacular views of Wasatch Mountains and Little Cottonwood Canyon....moreless

  • Resort:

    15 minutes to Snowbird Ski Resort and only a few minutes more to both Alta and Brighten....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    2 car garage ...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine



  • Balcony:

    2 balconies, one on main level and one on the second level....moreless



Write a review 4.3
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $80
  • Tax Rate 13.1%

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 10/20/2016
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  • La Caille

    "Excellent food and superior atmosphere tucked back in the woods of the Wasatch Mountains. "

  • Market Street Grill - Cottonwood

    "Great food and atmosphere. Prices $15.00 up"

  • Rio Tinto Stadium

    "Beautiful new soccer stadium only a short distance away."

  • Cheesecake Factory

    "Super food and atmosphere with reasonable pricing. "

View Guide powered by:
20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Salt Lake City International
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Club 90 and Sandy Statioon
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Willow Creek Golf Course
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Utah Transit Authoriy
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-15 and I-215
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Black Bear Diner and La Caille Restaurant
7 Miles
Nearest Ski
Snowbird Ski Resort and Alta Ski Resort

Car: Recommended

This house is located in its own mini forest just minutes away from numerous activities including skiing, hiking, and wild life observation. Additional activities include shopping, summer mountain festivals and city 24th of July Pioneer Festivals.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1981

About the owner: I built this house when I was graduate student at the University of Utah School of Architecture. I raised my three kiis in this house and only recently tuned it into a ski rental property.

Why the Owner Chose Sandy, UT, USA:
This property is exceptional because it is both close to ski resorts and also close to city activities.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Property has a two car garage and sleeps 11 people with unique architectural features.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/20/2016

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  • View of mountain range from froont yard

    View of mountain range from froont yard

  • Front Entry

    Front Entry

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • East Side

    East Side

  • One of 4 bedrooms

    One of 4 bedrooms

VRBO #645128

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016

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Family Friendly Passive Solar House With Attached Greenspace

Sandy, UT, USA #645128

5 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 11

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