About the property
- House1200 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 2 nights
3 Bedroom, 2 Full Baths, Sleeps 6, 2 Car Garage, 2 Private Patios, BIKES & video
With three bedrooms and lots of style, this modernly-designed Boise vacation home is a great home base for exploring the area. When you select this cool retreat, you'll have great entertainment amenities like free WiFi, Amazon Fire TV, Sling TV a DVD player with a new 50” Sony HD LED smart TV downstairs and a smaller flat LED smart TV upstairs in the master bedroom. Bring your passwords to connect to your favorite internet content.
This is a fresh remodel specifically outfitted to be a vacation rental. Open vault two story floor space is bright and spacious for this 1200 sq ft retreat. The bright modern 50’s style kitchen and dining area make a great gathering place for family meals. This kitchen features a beautiful original 1954 Hotpoint electric range accompanied by late 50’s/60's GE refrigerator. A matching white newer dishwasher makes cleanup easier. Rustic farm table / picnic table can sit 6 and there is additional dining space at the bar. If the classic refrigerator is too small for your banquet? You can always use the larger refrigerator in the garage.
This is our first vacation rental, where #2 vacation rental is next door # 1096759. See our other listing at https://www.vrbo.com/1096759.
This is a unique DUPLEX design where each unit is private. This place is located on a corner having each unit approached by different streets. One can’t see the front door, driveway or vehicles of the other unit because of this layout. Also, there are no shared common walls between units, eliminating distractions. Over 2 years, multiple guests and nobody has ever mentioned the other side.
Yes, it is possible to rent both sides if you have multiple guests wanting to be near each other. That just requires you to assure all dates are open in both units prior to booking. Send me a note when starting that process and I can help assist to assure both units are properly booked.
The industrial style open 1.5” stained solid wood shelving supported by modern stainless steel brackets in the kitchen displays all of the modern stainless steel accessories. Solid white speckled quartz kitchen surfaces provide a bright and clean area to prepare meals. Enjoy the coffee bean grinder, coffee machine, lettuce spinner, toaster, Ninja blender and microwave to name a few items. Whole coffee beans provided in the freezer.
With vaulted ceilings, the living room has a beautiful full size leather couch accompanied by a leather lounge chair. Watch a movie, a show or just curl up with a good book.
Three bedrooms provide space for up to six guests;
Upstairs; An open master bedroom has a full bathroom, small flat screen TV, walk –in closet, luggage rack, chest of drawers with a comfortable queen bed. Another small bedroom upstairs has a sturdy bunk bed with two twin size mattresses, side table and a reading lamp. That room is great for kids since it is near the master bedroom. Please note there is no door for the master bedroom. It still maintains good privacy by being on the second floor and a hallway from the bunk bed room.
Downstairs; Another private bedroom with a walk-in closet and sliding door to rear patio also has a comfortable queen sized bed, side table, reading lamp and an alarm clock.
The top of the stairs features an giant historical 1896 map of Idaho that doubles as access to the fully stocked linen closet. Slide it open to expose the extra blankets, extra white towels and other linen items.
Large-capacity washer and dryer all ready and waiting in the laundry room. Washing detergent and cling sheets supplied.
Other amenities include a fenced backyard with private patio, another front yard patio/courtyard has propane grill, comfortable patio furniture and giant umbrella, central air conditioning and a 2 car garage, great for the winter.
BIKES, YES. You should ride to downtown and do other activities during your stay. We are always adding more bikes to the garage. Helmets, maps, tools are available plus each bike has lock. As of today, we have a tandem, a child's bike, one bmx, three adult cruisers and one fully geared cross/road bike.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within one hour
- English, Some basic spanish, Spanish, not fluent
- Calendar last updated:
- May 25, 2018
About Greg Hayes
Greg and Laura are the owners/operators of these vacation rentals, #1 and #2. They live together in Boise about 1 mile away. They specifically remodeled both units to be vacation rentals moving away from the traditional rental unit. They both work and live in Boise enjoying the outdoors at every moment they can. Travelers that arrive via Boise International Airport can request pickup from Greg and or Laura. A personal touch that they offer. It's always nice to arrive at an airport and know someone is there for you. Please inquire about pickup when making reservations ahead of time.
Greg Hayes purchased this House in 1999
Why Greg Hayes chose Sunset
A very spacious, quiet and private modern style mixed with 50's appliances. Centrally located near downtown Boise in the Northend neighborhood. Freshly remodeled provides a fresh clean environment for your home base exploring of the Boise area. Bikes limited helmets, and locks are provided for your cruising pleasure.
What makes this House unique
Bikes, maps, Northend, quiet, spacious, CLEAN. All new kitchen ware, ready to cook anything or do nothing and hang out watching the 50" Sony HD TV. OPTION to rent #1 and #2 for larger parties that want to be next to each.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
We enjoyed our stay, it was the perfect location and size for our needs. The owners have thought of everything to make the rental feel like home!
Well appointed, quiet, charming interior
We had a lovely stay in Boise at Gregs charming property. It's very well appointed, clean, and comfortable. We enjoyed the patio and especially the bikes! Greg was very accommodating and responsive. Would definitely stay here again!
Awesome place in an up and coming neighborhood in Boise
This place is extremely cozy and the owner (Greg) has thought of every single convenience and amenity known to man. The retro kitchen is very well equipped and the upstairs is so quiet that it almost feels like a different house. We put the kids upstairs and didn't hear a peep out of them. The neighborhood is clearly going through a revival with a great mix of craftsman renovations and hipster quarters. The house is actually part of a duplex, which we didn't realize until we drove away. That's how quiet it is. The house is a five-minute drive to downtown, even shorter to supermarkets and the like. There is a great selection of bikes and helmets and a functional garage that accommodated a Toyota Sequoia. There is a fenced in BBQ area but we did not use it. We will definitely be coming back to Greg's house when we visit Boise again.
Wonderful place to relax
Greg was a great host. We had everything we needed and more. He provided snacks and beverages upon our arrival. What a nice touch!! thanks so much. We will be back.
Everything was awesome!
Everything was great. Exactly as advertised!
Great place to Stay in Boise
We had a wonderful experience with our visit to Boise, and the home provided to us by Robert and Laura was a big part of the trip. The home was comfortable, stylish, warm and clean. Being close to the Greenbelt and downtown made it even better. Will definitely stay there again on our next trip!
While here, hike, mountain bike, kayak at the new Whitewater Park, go river rafting, skiing, back country skiing, snow shoeing, fishing, visit Zoo Boise, stroll along the Boise River Greenbelt, or visit one of the city's museums or other cultural attractions. With a peaceful neighborhood setting, this North End Gem is an ideal retreat for a family getaway or couples traveling together. In the popular North End neighborhood, there are a number of golf courses right nearby and the restaurants, museums, and shopping of downtown Boise are just a couple of minutes away by car or bike. Enjoy Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Ski Area, only 18 miles up Bogus Basin Road. Bogus Recreation is a hub for skiing, snowboarding winter activity, hiking and mountain biking for the summer. Distances from this VRBO; • Downtown Boise – 2.6 miles • Hyde park – 1.9 miles • Boise Greenbelt and Boise River– 1 mile • Whitewater Kayak Park – 1 mile • Bronco Stadium – 4 miles • Bogus Basin Ski Resort – 18 miles • Eagle – 7.7 miles • Stanley – 130 miles • Sun Valley – 160 miles • Brundage Mountain – McCall – 100 miles • Idaho City – 42 miles o The Springs, hot spring and spa. Make a reservation before you go - 41 miles • Silver City – 84 miles
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
No Events at this location. An event is 10 people or more at any given time. Your deposit will be forfeited if an event occurs. Cancellation Policy 100% refund 30 days 50% refund 14 days 25% refund 3 days Deposit invoice sent separately. That deposit will be charged. It will be refunded within 2 days of checking out. A Welcome letter will be sent to your email address 5 days prior to arrival. The letter will have the address, the lock box combination for keys and my contact number.