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Buffalo Ridge on Zion Boundary very close to the Park! Gated Community (Hot Tub)

People12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3br, 3ba, Hot Tub, Sleeps 10

Along with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, this scenic mountain home is situated to give you an unobstructed view of sunrise through 2 story tall picture windows in the main room. Step outside onto the oversized deck and listen to the silence. From your deck, you will often see deer and other wild life passing within a few feet of the house. Take in the scents of sage carried by the breezes of this southern Utah high desert location. When the sun goes down, gather in the hot tub for a view of the night sky few have ever seen.

A stay at Buffalo Ridge also gives you unlimited access to all of the facilities of the zion ponderosa ranch resort including their extensive pool and recreational facilities. Visit the Zion Ponderosa website.

Enjoy the upscale furnishings in a western motif that includes genuine log beds in every room, native american indian artifacts, high-end leather furniture, animal hides on the floor, and artwork supporting the theme name of the house, 'Buffalo Ridge'.

Preparing meals will be a family affair with your fully equipped kitchen featuring high-end stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and 'great room' arrangement. Entertainment will be provided by a 50' high-definition plasma tv and blue-ray dvd player. View your daily pictures full screen (!) on this TV via its USB and memory card slots.

Your vacation home is located a short 600 yard walk from Zion Ponderosa's extensive pool facilities. And 1/2 mile from the boundary of Zion National Park. You can walk into the park from you home! A vacation at Buffalo Ridge is an experience you and your family will not soon forget. It is a vacation where you will truly be able to 'get away from it all'.

More Details

Owner
John Marsala
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 June, 2017

About John Marsala

Always wanted a place for family and friends where outdoor activities abound. Love Utah and it's fabulous National Parks

John Marsala purchased this house in 2011

Why John Marsala chose Utah

At Buffalo Ridge, you can truly get away from it all. The peace and beauty of this location is without equal. From the house, you can walk into Zion. The Grand Canyon is a 2.5 hour drive, Bryce a 75 minute drive, many other, off the track, State Parks are also close.

Springdale has become VERY crowded as the popularity of Zion has increased. During the busy months, April thru October, the parking lot at the West/Springdale entrance becomes full. People are directed to park in town!!

The advantages of being on the East side are:

1. Avoiding the crowds in Springdale

2. Having easy access to drive to Springdale for dinner; a wonderful 30 minutes drive

through the park!

3. Having easy access to Kanab, another beautiful drive of 35 minutes in the opposite direction. Kanab has the best restaurant in the area.

4. Easy access to Bryce. It is only a 75 minute drive from the house.

5. Easy access to the off-trail hiking of the East/high desert side of the park where you can hike down any of the numerous washes. You can explore areas where few others go!!

What makes this house unique

Buffalo Ridge is a beautiful home. We have chosen furnishing and conveniences to please the most discriminating tastes.

Guestbook comments from the owner

You can really "get away from it all". My partner and I kept commenting on how quiet and peaceful our stay at Buffalo Ridge was. The way the house is situated on the property gives you total privacy; the windows were open all the time!
May 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Orderville in Kane County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 32' Hi-Def TV- Private Bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 32' Hi-Def TV- Private Bath
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Bunk Bed , 2 Single over Full Bunk Beds- Private Bath
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • caving
Notes:
See Zion Ponderosa website for details of resort facilities and activities

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

Buffalo Ridge on Zion Boundary very close to the Park! Gated Community (Hot Tub)
average rating of 4.9142857 based on 38 reviews
5

Beautiful home in a great area just outside of Zion National Park

  • 5 of 5

Home is beautiful, well equiped, and gave us room to spread out. Close to Zion, and Bryce this was a favorite of our trip out west.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful scenery and beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

This house is awesome, we had 10 people on our annual Zion trip and the house EASILY accommodated all of us! Zero problems!

The information given to us (for directions and entry) were easy to understand and we never needed clarification.

I would 100% suggest this home to friends and I will be staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home and great location

  • 5 of 5

John's home is a quiet, comfortable home near Mt. Zion. The location is great for accessing the park. His recommendations for visiting the park and nearby sites are great. I will definitely stay again on my next visit.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful retreat

  • 5 of 5

The house was well supplied and equipped with everything you need . John was always available and answered all our questions in a very timely manner . The 40 minute drive into the park was absolutely stunning . We really enjoyed the hot tub after long days of hiking . Would not hesitate to return and it was a pleasure working with the owner . Bernadette

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family getaway

  • 5 of 5

I came here with my parents and adult siblings. We all live apart now and don't get to see each other often, so we wanted to plan something special. Rather than stay in a hotel, we wanted something more intimate. John's home is private, beautiful, and comfortable. The location to Zion national park is great too. We were all very happy with our stay!

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place to stay, away from the crowds in Springdale!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent five amazing days at Buffalo Ridge and the house was perfect. It was well stocked with everything you could ever need and had plenty of space for our family of seven. The kitchen was great and had everything, including lots of counter space. The great room was a perfect place to relax after long days of hiking and sun. And there is also a beautiful dining table that would fit at least ten adults.

The location of the house could not have been better. You are close to the East entrance of the park, but you feel the peace and quiet that are missing from the hotels in town. We saw wildlife outside everyday!

John, the owner of the house, was an amazing resource for directions, hikes, biking, and just pretty much anything you might need to know while in Zion. We are already talking about visiting again in November and we would definitely stay at Buffalo Ridge again!

Thanks John, for making our trip amazing!

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
St George, UT
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Mt Carmel
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Utah State Highway 9
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Zion Ponderosa Resort
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Brianhead
Car: necessary

Locate 7 miles from East entrance to Zion National Park

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Orderville, USA

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,171
for 3 nights
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£343
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£343
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Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £45.61
Cleaning £96.63
Pet Fee £386.51
Tax Rate 11.2%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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