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Maxine

Member since: 2013
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Our Little Ranch Retreat

93 Reviews
People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Williams - Our Little Ranch Retreat

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Our Little Ranch Retreat

We invite you to stay at our warm and welcoming little ranch retreat. Our home has travertine tile and hardwood flooring throughout. Antique items decorate most every room. Our home comfortably sleeps 6 to 8 guests.

We have 3 spacious bedrooms with ample pillows, down comforters and extra blankets for each bed. In addition to the large beds, there are also a full-sized pull out sofa bed and twin-sized rollaway bed.

There are 2 full baths equipped with thick absorbent towels and basic toiletries. The master bath has a large custom built shower and a separate roomy jetted tub. The other bath features a claw foot tub with a one of a kind overhead shower.

In the main room you can sink yourself into the over-sized leather couch, love seat or chair for watching television, socializing or to simply relax at the end of the day’s adventure. The den has a comfortable place to sit and enjoy our small library of horse related reading material. There are many board games and toys to entertain all ages as well.

Our fully stocked kitchen has everything you need. Bring your groceries for preparing simple snacks to cooking gourmet meals. The kitchen and dining area are open to each other making it a perfect place for family and friends to gather.

Our horses, which are located on the property, are an absolute plus. They’re eager to take carrots from you and to make you smile.

We have staggering sunrises and sunsets most everyday. Stars appear in numbers beyond belief in the crisp clear night air as the Grand Canyon area has some of the darkest skies in the world.

It’s always fun to roast marshmallows while sitting around the fire ring located outside and taking in the unobstructed mountain views. Relax under the large 700 square foot patio / awning which is equipped with an outdoor kitchen and barbeque grill.

Our little retreat is peacefully secluded from the hustle and bustle yet it is conveniently located about 30 minutes from the south rim entrance to the Grand Canyon. Enjoy the amazing Grand Canyon at the viewpoints of the rim. Hike a trail, take a river trip or view the wonderment of her beauty by air tour. We are also located about 30 minutes from the historic City of Williams where you can shop its unique stores and visit local attractions such as Bearizona.

Come visit us for your vacation or getaway. A positive guest experience is truly a passion of ours so we know you will certainly enjoy your stay.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Maxine (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks English

About Maxine

Since 1994, Bob and I have made the Grand Canyon area our home and have raised our three boys in this wonderful location of Arizona.

Maxine purchased this house in 2003

Why Maxine chose Grand Canyon

This unique home offers a perfect get away. Our attention and care went into decorating every room.

What makes this house unique

Affectionate horses located on property. Unobstructed views of the San Francisco Peaks mountain range. Have outdoor burn ring / camp fire. Cooking facilities and barbeque on the huge deck.

Reviews

4.9
based on 93 holidaymaker reviews

Our Little Ranch Retreat
average rating of 4.9247313 based on 93 reviews
5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay!! It was a wonderful experience and both Maxine and Bob were great. We highly recommend their home!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice property for Grand Canyon visit

  • 4 of 5

We chose this home as it was close to the Grand Canyon Park enterence. It's a nice, clean manufactured home at the end of a gravel road. We stay in many homes while traveling. Some of these are furnished only minimally. This home is more on the other end of the scale. It feels more like a home than a rental with its bric-a-brac both large and small. The location is fairly remote with few close neighbors. In other words, horse property, but without any chores. It worked well for our family's needs.

The owner left the kitchen stocked with helpful condiments like butter, coffee, pancake mix and soy sauce.

While there's no wifi, there are plenty of satelite tv stations to keep you busy. Better yet, sit on the big porch and read your book.

My Kids enjoyed feeding carrots to the three resident horses. The sunsets were pretty as were the lightning storms at night.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great experience in the middle of nowhere!

  • 4 of 5

Nice ranch with all facilities. Very well situated to the Grand Canyon, yet away from the hustle and bustle over there. Spacious, well furnished (kitchen), nice horses around. Spacious, we were 4 adults and had room enough in 3 bedrooms.

Could do with some cleaning however (beds, sheets and towels OK, but loads of dust around).

Would certainly stay here again if visiting the Gd Canyon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy to hear that you have enjoye­d your stay at our little ranch. We apol­ogize for the dust. Thank you for bringi­ng this to our attention. It can be a bi­t dusty since the roads are of gravel dir­t mix in our area. Still, we apologize f­or this and will address it immediately. ­
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Excellent western cabin

  • 5 of 5

This place was conveniently close to the Grand Canyon & Route 66 in Williams and was well maintained with superb decor and creature comforts that one could want. It was exactly what we expected from a western themed cabin. The horses outside only added to our experience. It was also very close to Valle which provided an excellent "outside of the park" souvenir shopping experience for us. Wish it would've had wifi, but we were able to get internet through limited cell service at times. I think the point was to unplug and we were able to do that with somewhat relative ease. Would definitely recommend for anyone looking for an authentic western experience close to 2 premier attractions.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Max's hospitality was absolutely awesome. She's the friendliest VRBO host I've ever dealt with. The place was charming, and better than advertised. Wish we could've stayed longer.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun and Relaxing Base for Exploring the Grand Canyon Area

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I and 3 adult kids visited the South Rim of the Grand Canyon in late May 2016 and stayed at Maxine and Bob's ranch retreat for a week. It was perfect. The house is very clean, very comfortable and has everything you need to cook meals and just relax. With lots of upgraded features, the ranch is well laid out and cared for. I loved the old style cowboy decor, and the fantastic view of Mt. Humphreys and surrounding mountains. As others have said, it is a perfect "base camp" to visiting the Grand Canyon. Close enough to be convenient, but far away from the crowds at the South Rim. I hope to visit the Canyon again, and would definitely stay here as my first choice!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Flagstaff
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Grand Canyon Inn
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Williams
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Williams
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 64
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Grand Canyon Inn
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Snow Bowl
Nearest Beach
70 Miles
Flagstaff
Car: necessary

30 minutes south of the majestic Grand Canyon which provides numerous activities. 30 minutes north of the historic City of Williams for shopping and dining. Approx 1 1/2 hours away from the red rocks of Sedona for a memorable day trip.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Williams, Arizona

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter Rate Nov 2016-Feb 2017
1 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
1 night minimum stay
£216
for 1 night
From
£135
£968
 
 
Winter Rate Nov 2017-Feb 2018
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
1 night minimum stay
£216
for 1 night
From
£135
£968
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£241
for 1 night
From
£159
£1,139
 

Additional pricing information

Non-Refndable Cleaning Fee £76 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £191
Tax Rate 6.9%

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Williams in Arizona

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1550 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Master bath has a separate jetted tub and custom built, roomy shower. Guest bath has claw-foot tub with sprayer wand and custom overhead shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 3 bedrooms: 1 king bed, 2 queen beds, hide-away full bed in den, roll-away twin bed, 2 pack and plays, playpens or cots for babies
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking

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