Casita Bonita is a charming, romantic cabin in Northern Arizona. Located in Munds Park, 120 miles north of Phoenix, 20 miles south of Flagstaff, 40 miles east of The Village at Oak Creek in Sedona, and 90 miles from the Grand Canyon National Park; this is the perfect getaway.
Nestled in the pines, Casita Bonita offers travelers a mountain experience in an upscale home. At Casita Bonita, family members and guests enjoy views of tall pine trees and sky through clearstory windows in the great room where there is a large wood-buring fireplace and unlimited firewood. A spacious deck wraps around the entire cabin, with a porch swing and several sets of patio furniture. There is a well-lit covered patio in the back of the property, as well as a an uncovered deck in the front. Visitors can gather on either patio to eat, play games or read while chirping birds fly from branch to feeder. (Please note that Renters may bring a dog with prior approval.)
Casita Bonita has Wi-Fi, 50" HDTV with streaming with Hulu, Netflix, Pandora and Amazon, as well as Satellite TV. There are two smaller TVs each with DVD player or VCR. The entertainment center has more than 50 movies or VHS or DVD, numerous board games, as well as toys, legos, tinker toys and puzzles. There is a small stereo/CD player with a cable for iPod use. At the back of the property there is a horseshoe pit and a fire pit. Unlimited firewood is provided. (Please observe the fire department restrictions on "no burn" days for both the indoor and outdoor fireplaces.) Plan to cut your own kindling, please.
The cabin sleeps six. Both bedrooms have quality linens and down comforters. The living area also has a black leather sofa which converts to queen-size bed with a memory foam mattress.
For the gourmet cook, Casita Bonita offers an unusually well-equipped kitchen. A variety of cookware, spices, baking supplies and even condiments are on hand. There is a dishwasher, oven, microwave, blender, Krups drip coffee maker, coffee grinder, crockpot, and toaster, as well as a full size propane Weber grill. The dining table seats 8.
While Casita Bonita is an upscale property: guests immediately feel at home in this cabin. Casita Bonita has received more than 115 Five-Star online reviews from past guests, all of whom highly recommended this property. Read through our reviews to see what guests have to say about Casita Bonita and about their great experiences in our home. The cabin is the perfect location for relaxation, for celebrations or for adventure.
The entrance to the Coconino National Forest is just a block from the cabin. There are hiking trails and roads for off-road vehicles. It is a short, one mile drive to the Pinewood Country Club which has a scenic 18-hole championship golf course. This is a private course but short-term vacation rental memberships are available at the club for a nominal weekly fee. Paying guests have full use of Pinewood Country Club since the owner of Casita Bonita is a stockholder. Short term members may use the tennis courts, gym, and youth center or play golf May to November depending on weather conditions. There is also a full dining room and bar, and organized activities are offered for all ages. The country club has a a community theatre playhouse which is open in the summer. (Country Club is closed for the winter.)
Drive or take the train to the incredible Grand Canyon National Park (100 miles from Casita Bonita.)
Enjoy Sedona’s famous red rocks. Visit Sedona’s Oak Creek Canyon where there are spectacular views, hiking trails, shops, restaurants, spas, and art galleries.
In Flagstaff, guests can attend concerts, go to the theatre, or visit a museum, Northern Arizona University (NAU) or the famed Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff.
Ski and snowboard at the Arizona Snowbowl (27 miles north.)
Stay at Casita Bonita and ride the Polar Express on the Grand Canyon Railway.
Watch the elk at sunset or fish (catch and release) at Lake O’Dell located just a mile and a half from Casita Bonita.
Dogs are permitted for a small fee with prior approval.
If this listing is not available on your travel dates please try our other Munds Park properties, Mont Chalet #4829876 is a two-level three bedroom home (sleeps 6) and The Up, Up, Up Treehouse #4715082 is a house with multiple lofts which backs up to the National Forest (sleeps 7.)