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Come enjoy the wild flowers! Wonderful spot for families!

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, Comfortably Sleeps 8, over 2100 sq ft.

Elk Meadow Cottage was recently chosen as one of VRBO's Top 10 Cool Places to Stay Warm! In fact, it was #2!!

In the middle of it all, yet away from it all... Elk Meadow Cottage is the best of both worlds. Our house is just 5 miles off of I-40 and bordered on 3 sides by the Kaibab National Forest, giving you privacy, peace, and quiet. Yet, it is also conveniently located just 20 minutes from Flagstaff and Williams/Polar Express, an hour from the Grand Canyon, and an hour from Sedona! There is so much to do and see in Northern Arizona and Elk Meadow Cottage is the perfect home base for your adventures.

Our Cottage is nicely furnished, has new, top quality linens, and is kept in immaculate condition. We recently added a relaxing hammock and a super fun zipline for our younger guests!

The master bedroom features a king bed and adjoining bath with jetted soaking tub. Upstairs are 3 more bedrooms plus a 2nd full bath. Kids love sleeping and playing in the inviting loft space.

Perfect location for your base camp for all the attractions and natural wonders that Northern Arizona has to offer. Access to the Grand Canyon, Sedona, Slide Rock Park, Polar Express & North Pole Experience, Grand Canyon Railway, 5 area fishing lakes, and several golf courses.

Relax by the fireplace with a book or enjoy one of the many family friendly movies and games provided. BBQ and dine on the deck under the pines. Cool, fresh, pine scented mountain air in this wooded setting in the Kaibab Nat'l Forest at 7500 ft. The home is located in an area known for wildlife viewing, views of the San Francisco peaks, and access to miles and miles of hiking / biking / cross country skiing trails.

All the creature comforts you expect in a fine vacation home are here for you.

Availability Calendar is current.

More Details

Owner
Emily Locke
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

About Emily Locke

Hi :-) I grew up in Southern California, then lived in NYC for a few years (where I met my husband) before settling in Anthem, AZ and starting our family! My husband and I have lived in Anthem for 8 years and have three small children, with one more on the way. The Flagstaff/Williams area is a perfect escape from the heat of the Valley during the summer, a gorgeous place to see the leaves changing in the Fall, and a wonderful place to experience a 'real winter' and give our kids a chance to sled and build snowmen!! :-)

Emily Locke purchased this house in 2013

Why Emily Locke chose Grand Canyon

This place is amazing! We fell in love the first time we saw it. The Parks area is the perfect location, halfway between Flagstaff and Williams. Our cottage is about 5 miles off of I-40 and is bordered on 3 sides by the beautiful, Kaibab National Forest. The cottage itself is immaculate, well furnished, and a perfect place for a getaway!

What makes this house unique

One of my favorite things about the cottage is the 'Loft', which is a kid-sized play area above one of the upstairs bedrooms. It is such a unique and fun place!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything was great! I really can't think of anything about the house that we didn't like. We loved the wood burning stove, and that there were toys to keep our kids busy. The location was perfect, we loved how secluded it was.
Sep 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Williams in Coconino County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath (downstairs) - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Upstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Oversized bathroom
  • All bathrooms linens (bath towels, hand towels, and wash cloths) are provided. Bathrooms are stocked with soap, shampoo and conditioner.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Queen Sized Air Mattress - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Can be comfortably put in several places in the Cottage.
    Game Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen futon with a super comfy, ultra plush mattress topper.
    Pack N Play (1) & Toddler Travel Bed (1) - 2 Child Bed , Both include sheets and can be placed in any room.
    The Red Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bunk Bed Room - 1 Bunk Bed , Our bunk bed has a twin on top and a full on the bottom.
    Twins/King Room - 2 Single Bed , The twins can be pushed together and made up as a king.
  • Elk Meadow Cottage has 4 bedrooms, which can comfortably sleep 8+ people. In addition, the Game Room has a queen sized futon. We also have a queen sized air mattress, which can comfortably be placed several places in the Cottage. There is a Pack N Play & a Toddler Travel Mattress (with sheets) available for our little guests :-)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
We have so many fun outdoor activities for our guests to enjoy during the warmer months :-) We have a zipline, horseshoes, a hammock, and a see-saw!

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(110 traveller reviews)

Come enjoy the wild flowers! Wonderful spot for families!
average rating of 4.9727273 based on 111 reviews
5

Awsome

  • 5 of 5

We all enjoyed our stay.

It was clean and exceeded our expectations. We loved the surroundings and the wonderful home.

My brother in law loved the wood fireplace.

It's also close to everything we wanted to see such as Sedona, the grande canyon and volcanoes park.

It was also stocked with everything you could possibly need.

I would give this place a 5 out of 5.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Nice private location, but still an easy drive to Grand Canyon or into Flagstaff. Kitchen was well stocked with everything you needed, including coffee. Plenty of fun games inside and out for kids. We highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great weekend with family

  • 5 of 5

The house is great for family with children. I have 2 kids ages 3 and 5, and the other family has 14 and 10; My kids had named the rooms, the game room, the toy room, and the loft. The effort to ensure that the guests feel comfortable are well received. We have been VRBO renters for years, and we didn't have to go run to the grocery for anything. The littlest things count! The tissues in every room, the labels in each cabinet, the availability of paper towels, and toilet tissues, it may sound mundane but if you are traveling to a strange place, all these counts! The house is clean, the toilets, the kitchens, I can go on and on! The location is great, walking distance to snow play areas all to ourselves.

Emily, thanks for ensuring your house is home to renters. There are hiccups, but all in all is nothing compared to the comfort. And you have been great to communicate with.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent stay!!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the best experiences of my life! I'll probably rent this cabin every year for my family. It felt like home being there and my family never wanted to leave. Thank you for allowing us this great opportunity!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Weekend With My Sons

  • 5 of 5

Perfect setup and location for a winter getaway. We enjoyed your well maintained cottage! Very clean, nicely equipped, great communication with the owner, and exactly as pictured and described. Will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
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Wonderful stay with the family

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable in this house with a good kitchen. We didn't have small children with us, but looked well equipped for that also. Everything was in good condition and we enjoyed being able to use this spot as a launching pad to drive to the Grand Canyon, Flagstaff and Sedona. Lovely property.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Williams, Arizona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
19 May 2017 - 7 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,004
for 3 nights
From
£299
From
£342
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£363
for 2 nights
From
£128
From
£214
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £100 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £240
Tax Rate 6.74%

When you call/email for a quote, please include your desired arrival & departure dates, as well as the number of adults and children (ages 0 - 17) in your party.

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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Flagstaff Pulliam Airport (FLG)
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Grand Canyon Railroad (Williams)
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Interstate 40
Car: necessary

Our beautiful cottage has the convenience of being just 5 miles off of I-40 but is quiet and serene beyond compare. There are frequent wildlife sightings!

Located at the Parks Road Exit off I-40 just west of Flagstaff, this home is perfectly situated to allow you to enjoy the smell of the pine trees and the fresh mountain air, yet convenient to many of Northern Arizona's most spectacular scenery and attractions including the Grand Canyon, Sedona, the Meteor Crater, Painted Desert, and many many more.

Other Activities: Polar Express, Grand Canyon, fishing, wildlife viewing, hiking, Sedona, Historic Williams, Flagstaff, Lowell Observatory.

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