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Cabin Retreat in the Tall Pines

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,035 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6-8

A gorgeous A-frame cabin on 2.5-acres is located in Parks just off Historic Route 66 between Flagstaff and Williams (Gateway to the Grand Canyon). Two sides of the property border the Kaibab National Forrest. It is an excellent retreat from the heat in the summer and snow play in the winter. Enjoy historic downtown Flagstaff and home of NAU just 17 miles away. The drive to the Grand Canyon is less than one hour. Points of interest within 30 minute drive are Sedona, Oak Creek Canyon & Slide Rock State Park, Williams, Kaibab Lake, Bearizona, and Arizona Snowbowl ski lodge. Places to see in the Parks area include the Lava Tube Caves, Sycamore Canyon, Key Hole Sink, Deer Farm and Oak Hill Snow Play Area. There are many great quad and dirt bike trails. Other activities include hiking, mountain biking, fishing, hunting, golfing, skiing, dinning, shopping, sightseeing and star gazing.

Description of the Cabin: Our 2-story cabin is 2035 sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms (2 master bedrooms) with beds for 7 people. A futon and two hide-away single beds can be used for maximum occupancy of 10. The cabin is beautifully decorated in a Cowboy & Indian theme and Southwest art. The lower master suite has a queen bed, satellite TV, private deck facing the forest and a private bathroom. The 2nd story master bedroom has a king size bed. The 3rd bedroom has a bunk bed and single twin. The 2nd bathroom is on the upper level. The loft is a great play area for children with a TV for video games, toys and board games. The Loft has a futon that converts into a standard size bed with an additional vanity sink. The living area has leather furniture, satellite TV and DVD player. The dining area has a bay window looking over the pines, comfortably seats 8 but will hold 10 people. The kitchen is well equipped with service for 10. The laundry room has a washer and dryer. The large deck has patio furniture, gas heater and gas grill.

On-Site Amenities: A large circular driveway provides room a RV or toy hauler. There is an awesome play ground fort for the little ones and a fire pit perfect for toasting marshmallows under the stars. Special detail went into the décor such as hand carved bear cubs climbing a pole that supports the loft, Hopi Indian and South American one-of-kind art pieces. Oak Hill Snow Play Area (1 mile away) has 2 main sledding areas. Directly across the street (Route 66) is Key Hole Sink where you can see petroglyph drawings. The Deer Farm (2 miles away) is perfect for the little ones. Bearizona and Kaibab Lake is 8 miles away. This is the kind of vacation retreat you will come back to again and again.

Activities and Attractions: Historical Flagstaff has many multi-cultural restaurants, great shopping and art galleries. Lowell’s Observatory and Meteor Creator are near Flagstaff. During the winter months there is downhill skiing at Snowbowl. From spring to fall, take a ride to Sedona's Red Rock Canyon and Oak Creek Canyon. While there, hop on a Pink Jeep Tour or Hot Air Balloon ride over some of the most beautiful and unique scenery in our country. During the summer, pack a cooler and enjoy a day at Slide Rock State Park where kids slide along the rocks and adults’ sunbath or catch up on their reading while lounging on the many levels of flat rock formations along the creek. In less than one hour you can be at the Grand Canyon hiking or riding a mule to Indian Gardens. The city of Williams has the Grand Canyon Railway featuring the Polar Express during the winter months, many fun restaurants, an indoor skate board park and Native American shopping

More Details

Property Manager
Gina Day
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2017

About Gina Day

Hello! My name is Gina and I love to travel. With that said, I try to stock our cabin home with just about everything you need to make your trip easy, fun and relaxing. I keep active and enjoy new experiences when I travel so I provide lists of things to do or place to see in the surrounding towns for our renters. Renters from out of state or the country especially appreciate this as it helps them make the most of their time in northern Arizona. Even Arizonians appreciate this because they don’t realize how much there is to do up here and it is constantly changing and improving.

I also love to cook so I keep the kitchen stocked with items to simplify meal preparations so you can enjoy more time having fun and relaxing but still enjoy a home cooked meal.

Our family keeps busy in the city so when we come up to the cabin, we unplug and reconnect with each other. For this reason, do not have Wi-Fi but we do have satellite TV, DVDs and board games for all ages.

Gina Day purchased this cabin in 2003

Why Gina Day chose Arizona

We built this cabin with love and it took 2.5 years. We completed it in 2006 and we are constantly making improvements. We wanted a place to take our children so we could relax and enjoy all the natural beauty of northern Arizona. We love to snow ski and board and have hiked the Grand Canyon to Phantom Ranch, Indian Gardens and from south rim to north rim countless times.

We also love hanging out in historical down town Flagstaff...there is always something going on. Flagstaff is clean, safe and has unique and wonderful restaurants and shops to visit. We also enjoy Williams for the same reasons. We decided to rent out our cabin because we wanted to share all this with others so they would have a nice place to take their family and friends at the best possible price.

Although we are in the Kaibab National Forest (it really is our back yard), and because of our exact location, you can quickly and easily drive in any direction and find fun and adventure. Our cabin sits at 7,000 feet so if it snows in Flagstaff, it will snow on our property. So many renters have told us a stay at our cabin was the first time their children played in snow. Children and adults love this place...it is MAGICAL!

What makes this cabin unique

What makes our cabin so unique is the location. We are minutes to Interstate 40 and walking distance to Historical Route 66. The town of Parks and Williams will remind you of the Disney movie “Cars”, right down to the historical 76 Station that serves up great breakfast burritos and sandwiches.

The national forest service gave us permission to install a gate on their fence so you may easily walk into the Kaibab National Forest and if you look close enough, you may find horney toads. They really do look like miniature dinosaurs! Elk and deer are a common site while sitting on the deck or driving through town, especially at dusk.

The cabin is clean and decorated with local art and comfortable furniture so guests feel as if they are somewhere special. I can only assume all this explains our repeat clientele base and we feel blessed they choose to return to our cabin.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Parks in Coconino County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2035 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Additional sink in Loft
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed , bunk bed and a single twin bed
  • Futon in Loft converts to a single bed. Chairs in livingroom converts to two single beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • swimming

Reviews

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Cabin Retreat in the Tall Pines
average rating of 4.95 based on 120 reviews
5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

This house - and property - are amazing. Plenty of room for a family of 7. Everything you need is provided. Gina goes above and beyond what most owners do...she called to check in prior to our trip, provided an emergency contact, has TONS of games and activities available for little (and big) ones! We especially enjoyed the playstructure and firepit. Situated between Flag and Williams, it was an easy drive to both - as well as the Grand Canyon and Oak Creek Canyon. We can't wait to come back!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Shoshana, Thank you for the wonderful review! I am glad you and all your little one has an excellent time at our cabin home! Thank you for sharing with others all the things you enjoyed about our cabin retreat in the tall pines. We'd love to have you back anytime and thank you for the 5 Star Rating! Best wishes, Gina
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Apache Junction, AZ
5

Wonderful setting!

  • 5 of 5

This property is beautiful. The cabin is clean, homey and well cared for. It is loaded with everything you could possibly need for a great stay. Gina was wonderful giving us very detailed descriptions of how to find the cabin and of all the things to do in the area. We would highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Diane, We are happy to know our cabin meet all your needs for a great stay! Thank you for the nice review and the 5 Star rating! Best wishes, Gina
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5

Comfortable and well equipped

  • 5 of 5

A lovely cabin outside of Williams. Well equipped kitchen and baths. Lots of books, games and movies to choose from, also. Comfortable beds. Very complete information and instructions provided. I would definitely stay here again. If you do stay here, be sure to look up at the night sky on a clear night. Fantastic!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Katherine, Thank you for sharing what you enjoyed about our cabin home and we'd love you have you back anytime! I'm glad you noticed the zillions of stars in the northern Arizona sky on a clear night and your right, it's pretty fantastic! Speaking of stars, thank you for the 5 Star review. Best wishes, Gina
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Galveston, Houston, TX, Colorado Springs, CO
5

Great cabin in a good location for visiting the many attactions in the Flagstaff area.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was in a good location for visiting the many attractions in the area. The setting was nice and we all enjoyed coming back to the cabin each day after a busy day of fun. The cabin was clean and comfortable and had everything anyone could want for a vacation rental. It was great place and we had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Don, We are glad everyone had a nice time at the cabin and enjoyed the many attractions up here. Thank you for the nice review and 5 Star Rating! Best wishes, Gina
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5

Great Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time staying here. Gina is always quick to help and answer questions. Cabin is clean and backs up to National Forest. Always a great time at this place.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Christoper, Thank you for your loyalty! We are glad our cabin home and its location has all that you need for some Northern Arizona fun! Thank you again for the 5 Star rating. Best wishes, Gina
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5

Awesome Flagstaff area home from which to explore Arizona's wonders.

  • 5 of 5

Besides the convenient location in Northern Arizona, this cabin has everything you need and more for a vacation getaway. The cabin sits in the woods and is surrounded by a Federal Park. We enjoyed coming back to this comfortable cabin each night after long drives to the many incredible sights of Northern Arizona. Williams, AZ, is close and has many shops and restaurants where we visited almost every night. On the drive back to the cabin each night we encountered one or more elk feeding along the narrow roads.

The owners are terrific as well. We were provided with many tips and suggestions for our stay and the owners were just a text or call away if needed. This cabin should be on your list if your travels take you to Arizona.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Joe, We are so glad to know you enjoyed your time at our cabin home and had a memorable experience with the locals! Thank you for the recommendation to visitors who are traveling to Northern Arizona. Also, thank you for the 5 Star review! Best wishes always, Gina
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Location

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Mountain Ranch Resort
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Elephant Rocks
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Flagstaff
Nearest Motorway
3.5 Miles
I-40 Exit 178
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Mountain Ranch Resort
Nearest Ski
27 Miles
Arizona Snowbowl
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Rock Climbing and lava tube caves

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Parks, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Thanksgiving
19 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£528
for 2 nights
From
£215
£1,351
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas Holidays
15 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£743
for 3 nights
From
£215
£1,432
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
President's Day Weekend
16 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£743
for 3 nights
From
£215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter Weekend
30 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£528
for 2 nights
From
£215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Weekend
25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£743
for 3 nights
From
£215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4th Holiday
29 Jun 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£743
for 3 nights
From
£215
£1,318
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend
31 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£743
for 3 nights
From
£215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£194
From
£203
Fri,Sat
£1,148
£3,381
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £227.46
Cleaning Fee £98.57
Tax Rate 6.9%

Rate is based on occupancy of up to 6 people. Additional guests are $10 per night up to 8 maximum. Children under 3 years of age do not count toward occupancy.

Check-In time is 4:00 PM (MST)
Check-Out time is 11:00 AM (MST)
Prior approval is required for any changes to check-in or check-out times.

Pets are not allowed but owner may consider special cases.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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