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Restored Pioneer Home, Large Kitchen, Summer Openings

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Alpine - The Madeline

Carefully Restored Pioneer Home With A Deceptively Large Amount Of Space

Our normal rate is $199 nt with taxes and fees but open to offers! Email us and let's talk about your reservation!

One night free when reserving a week.

Staying at the Madeline is a unique opportunity to

stay at the most finely crafted home in Utah County.

No expense was spared in renovating this original

pioneer home from 1867. It also has all the luxury

and convenience you could ask for. Some of the

features that make the Madeline special are:

Over 1800 square feet sleeps 8-10

2 bedrooms with queens

1 bedroom with queen and single

1 additional single

2 lofts that can sleep to children each

gourmet kitchen and dining area

Beautiful yard and trampoline


Fully furnished with all of the pots and pans/dishes you will need.

High speed wireless internet


high end digital keyboard

large back lawn

sports equipment- basketballs, volleyballs, tennis rackets and balls as well as two bicycles

Christmas rate $359 nt.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Rachel Wagner
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2016
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based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

Restored Pioneer Home, Large Kitchen, Summer Openings
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This location was a perfect home base for our family trip. It was a nice central location between both SLC and Provo for the football games and sightseeing the family wanted to attend, while other family enjoyed the home's amenities like a movie upstairs, napping in the quiet surroundings, baking in the beautiful kitchen, playing at the nearby park and hours on the trampoline outside. We agree it is better than the pictures can capture and fell in love with this home! Lots of charm, history and great use of space. We wish we had at least a week to relax reading from the well-stocked bookshelves. Visitors with difficulty climbing stairs should be aware that the only access to the upstairs is a narrow spiral staircase as seen in the photos. A beautiful destination we hope to return to in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Ample sleeping space, very well equiped, beautifully appointed, VALUE, photos don't do it justice, ... are but a few of the superlative that describe the Madeline. I agree with the other commenters. We had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Some issues, but managers were great to work with

  • 4 of 5

The decor of the home is absolutely beautiful and compares to no other for this price. My family thought it was so quaint. They have the neatest little spaces to store things that are within the walls of the home- love the space saving design. They provide plenty of towels, wash cloths, toilet paper, etc.

When we first arrived, the grass needed to be mowed, so we contacted the manager and they had someone come over same day to mow it. Excellent customer service!

Later in the week, we were planning to use the grill but found that it was broken prior to cooking up our chicken; the managers were unable to replace the grill right away so we had to knock on a neighbor's house and asked them to let us use their grill. It was a little embarrassing; however we feel that if we had checked everything out the day we got there, then the managers would have been able to replace it in time for us to grill our food.

My point- there were some issues when we first arrived, so check everything out to make sure it all works on day 1. If you need to contact the property managers, they are excellent to work with, so they made up for the inconveniences that we experienced.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your fair review. We apologize for the grill error. It's hard anticipating every issue when not living in a home so it was a definite mistake. We have since replaced said grill so shouldn't be any more problems. Thanks again for staying with us and for your kind words
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Abu Dhabi, UAE

Even Better Than Expected

  • 5 of 5

I absolutely agree with the other reviewers who wrote that the photos do not do this home justice; and that the detail and quality of craftsmanship is evident throughout the home. The surrounding area and mountain views are spectacular. After just a few minutes, we felt very much at home.

We spent nearly every afternoon/evening at the nearby park (one of several within walking distance). Adding to the comfort of home, the owners provide absolutely everything you need and more, including tennis rackets and balls, bike, a large variety of board and card games, movies, etc.

The location was ideal as we spent our time between Provo and Salt Lake City. We definitely recommend a trip to the beautiful BYU campus and Temple Square.

We have stayed at several VRBO properties; this one is among the very best. We hope to return next time we are in Utah.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington, DC

Fabulous, Charming Home

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed my stay at this charming house. It has easy access to the outdoors--the nearby American Fork canyon is gorgeous. I love the attention to detail in the home and the neighborhood is calm and quiet.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Simply Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The photos of this home are beautiful but do not do it justice. The attention to detail is amazing in the home’s construction. The craftsmanship is quality throughout. Furnishings are warm and stylish but durable so you get that "at home" atmosphere without the sense that you are invading someone's space. Our son loved sleeping in the loft! Everything you could imagine needing while away has been thought of and is available in the home. Communication with the manager of the property was great. Would highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Salt Lake International Airport
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Cottonwood Canyon Resorts
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Alpine, Utah

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Christmas Time
20 Dec - 30 Dec
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £102 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Alpine, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , luxurious shower with rain shower head, temperature control
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
There are 2 swamp coolers but no AC

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