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Sedona Spice: All the Best Views, Vistas & Value.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Two Bedrooms, Two Baths With Wide Mountain Views & 25-foot Living Room

Sedona Spice ... is Eye Candy looking out AND looking in! This Amazing Getaway is centered within full view of the amphitheater of cathedral rocks that IS Sedona!

Our amazing location places you so advantageously, you may feel in resonant harmony with all its artistic, spiritual, adventure filled, and spectacular surroundings. The area is renowned for not only for the artistry of it's inhabitants but for its energy, reputed to bring you a feeling of great peace, centering, and well being.

Spicy Cinnamon Reds adorn this upscale Home Away from Home, a fully equipped top floor-Top View Vibrant cottage which has already inspired twenty-five 5-Star REVIEWS on VBRO.

This is the top floor of a large building which also houses the caretaker in a separate lower building. During your stay you will hear not a peep because the floors/ceilings are double-slung sound-deadening drywall.

Located in Uptown Sedona - at the entrance to Oak Creek Canyon, 95 miles north of Phoenix, 28 miles to Flagstaff, 100 miles to Grand Canyon, and 3 precious miles upwind of dusty, trafficky West Sedona, Sedona Spice boasts new central heating & air conditioning. Please sample the varied award winning Restaurants and Cantinas, some withing walking distance!

We have decided NOT to charge you for the cleaning that will be required upon your departure, leaving you free to explore, pamper yourself, shop the special artisan galleries or simply sight see is nestled in a quiet neighborhood off the beaten path -- restored southwestern home.

Points to remember:

Unobstructed views through 4 big windows in living room.

You can walk to restaurants, Hyatt Resort, shopping, even mountain trailheads!

Absolutely private and quiet. Easy access.

Place your favorite scented candle in our GIANT fireplace with custom slate chimney for added romantic glow, or when visiting in winter & fall, brighten your days with the plentiful firewood which is always complimentary.

Enjoy meals outside on the long deck after grilling your grass-fed steaks on the propane-fired BBQ, provided just for YOU!

More Details

David Congleton
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Check-In Time is 3PM!!
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 September, 2017

About David Congleton

I retired to Sedona in 2004, after renting here 8 times! I know the area inside & out, and purchased this home for something to do and for retirement income. We try to keep the rates reasonable and consider this to be a great value, with privacy, centrality, absence of traffic or noise, off the beaten path yet within blocks of all the activity you could want.

And if you don't know, Sedona is considered a hiker's & mountain bikers' paradise.

David Congleton purchased this cottage in 2011

Why David Congleton chose Arizona

We have installed all new windows, floors, carpets, furnishings, beds --- all within the past three years.

Everything works ... and if it doesn't we fix it!

The whole place still has a 'new' feeling that is palpable. And very artsy - not a sterile rental....

What makes this cottage unique

If you prefer a southwestern 'homey' stay, and golf resorts are not your thing, this is the place for you ... colorful, well appointed, comfortable & inspiring.

Decorated & Maintained by an Artist!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Sedona in Yavapai County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 15
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • During Summer Season we keep thermostat @ 77 degrees to compromise with energy usage.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Master - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Walk-in shower with bench, nice sink.
  • Both newly furnished, bright colors, modern appliances, coordinated & cheerful.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master BR - 1 Large Double Bed , Ensuite bath w large custom shower,seating ledge;
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Lower Bunk FULL size- Upper Bunk TWIN.Full bath in hallway
  • We change out our towel, sheets & comforters twice a year, for your comfort & safety. The bunk beds in 2nd bedroom are easily accessible by fit adults, but not older folks. Remember - we do not accept children under the age of 15. Thank you!
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
Massage Therapist available nearby. Call Joseph @ 928-864-7424


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Sedona Spice: All the Best Views, Vistas & Value.
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews

A beautiful view from a beautiful home!

  • 4 of 5

What a gift to wake up to a warm fire and incredible mountain views. This home was a great choice for us. It offered everything we needed to enjoy Sedona and all that it offers. Thank you!

Bonnie & Larry

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gratitude, Bonnie & Larry, for this.... I can usually tell which folks are going to be 5-star guests, and these people showed their colors early! Please come back!
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Amazing views!!

  • 5 of 5

The reason for my visit was to bring my 95 year old father from Tennessee to Sedona in order to celebrate his baby brother's 90th birthday! Re-read that first sentence and let it sink in for a moment. My father has always thought Sedona to be one of the most beautiful places in the world, so I wanted to find just the right house to rent for our stay (can you say pressure!). The online pictures of "Sedona Spice" looked wonderful and the truly great thing was that the views in person were even more outstanding!! My father was thrilled with the house I'd chosen and so was I (huge relief)! At one point during the week at least 20 family members congregated at the house to visit. The large great room and balcony made it easy to accommodate everyone from age 95 years to 5 months. And lets not forget the fabulous location of the house, just a few blocks from Uptown Sedona, on a corner lot, in a quiet residential area!! And have I mentioned the amazing views?! We sat in the large, comfy, round, swivel sofa and watched with contented awe as the setting sun created the most amazing light show on the red and white rocks visible through the picture windows (sigh). The beds were really comfortable (amazing), the house was stocked with everything necessary to feel right at home. My only regret, the only bad thing I can say, is that we only reserved the house for one week! What was I thinking!! Coming all the way from Tennessee and only staying one week! Oh well, lesson learned. Next time we stay at "Sedona Spice" it will be for at least two weeks!!! And believe me, there will be a next time! Thank you David for sharing your wonderful home! Phyllis and father Howard from Tennessee

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Menomonee Falls WI

Sedona Spice! A perfect name for a perfect place.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay tremendously! Beautiful place with the most amazing views!! The location is perfect for those who wish to walk a few blocks to the main drag or drive a bit down the road to numerous trailheads. The best part is after a day of hiking, shopping, cruising the area, you come “home” to this slice of heaven for some relaxation. Have a glass of wine and enjoy the view! Then get a great nights sleep in a very comfortable bed. This is truly a wonderful place and we hope to return.

Thank you so much for sharing this place with us. Sedona is the most beautiful place and staying in this beautiful home made for a trip we will always remember. Thank you!! Jodene & Mike

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks, Jodene, for your kind words and generous observations...you guys were respectful guests and are always welcome to return.... I rented here in Sedona for 8 years before finally buying something!! Start planning now for an early retirement!!
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Our Sedona adventure !

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in Sedona, and are already thinking about returning here in the future ! The views from your place were absolutely outstanding. The pictures we saw were very on spot, but you just can't tell how close the red rocks actually are ! Breathtaking !! Pictures could never do it justice ! We were amazed every morning we woke to the warm glow of the red rocks filling the living area, and the view from the deck ! The house is spacious, and we quickly made it our home away from home for our 2 weeks. The cottage is on a quiet street, but you can walk right down into the hubbub of what is Sedona. So much to see and do and hike in the surrounding area. Cory was great, and responded immediately to any questions we had too. Your house is wonderful, as is the whole area, and it makes us want to live here ! haha :) David, thanks for sharing your lovely home with us for our stay, I wish it could have been a lot longer !! Already planning our next adventure back to this magical place :) The 3 day roadtrip from Pa was worth every memory we made ! Keli & Bill, Josh & Stephie

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Keli & Bill, This is quite possibly the best and most informative [for future visitors] REVIEW we have ever had..... I am beholden! Your fervent & sincere expressions of your love for Sedona on your first visit ever -- and your wish to return and even thinking about living here -- is so evocative of my own feelings when I saw this "sacred cathedral" of nature for the first time. I just cannot pour enough gratitude your way for taking the time to express all this!! Since 2011 we have had to raise the rate a little every other year, because all our vendors & hard costs keep increasing ... however: you and Bill will be pegged at the same rate you paid in 2017 ... forever. [I may need just a teeny reminder]. Blessings, David
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Roseburg Oregon

Sedona Gem

  • 5 of 5

It has been my pleasure to stay at Sedona Spice several times and each stay has been excellent. Dave the owner and Cori the property manager are wonderful to work with and very responsive to questions and requests.

The beds are excellent and the views are stunning ( two very important items on my list).

The kitchen is fully stocked, but could us some updating of the pots and glasses.

The house is very clean and has a full washer and dryer.

The location is in easy walk of the uptown shopping and dining area.

I highly reccomend this property , even though I would like to keep it a secret for myself.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Marilyn, THANK YOU! .... for returning again and again, and for your 5* Review. We always enjoy having you! We have added pots, pans, glasses & many bowls per your suggestion. Not sure if they get broken or? but Cori will add new ones quarterly now, thanks to your observation. Sincerely, David
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Comfortable house, convenient location, beautiful view of the mountains!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Sedona. We loved the house. It is clean, quiet, and comfortable, and within five short blocks of bars, restaurants, and shopping. Hiking trails are also as close as a 3-min. drive. The property manager was very accommodating and answered our texts immediately. We give this house, and the Sedona area, an A+!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the A+ Steve, and please come back again!
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Nearest Airport
105 Miles
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Cowboy Bar
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
verde santa fe, cottonwood
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Interstate 17
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Many & Varied
Nearest Ski
38 Miles
snow bowl, flagstaff
Car: necessary

Sedona is broadly divided into three areas:

1. Village of Oak Creek

2. West Sedona

3. Uptown Sedona

The VOC is actually 6 miles south of the town of Sedona, and is primarily a golf & retirement community.

West Sedona is the 'working' part of town, with strip malls & commercial features. Some views.

Uptown Sedona is closest to the red rocks & hogs the best views... stunning vistas and cathedral-like mountains, nearby. The downside is that it is a 10-minute drive to groceries and drugstores.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Sedona, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
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7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.73
Tax Rate 13.4%

Pets negotiable ... must be disclosed in advance. Additional $50 fee will be added. If and when Companion Animal is approved we follow PAWs (Pet are Welcome) guidelines and Pet Rider/Addendum must be agreed upon.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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