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Capitol Reef National Park Vacation Rental Home in Torrey, UT

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

New Modern Home with Spectacular Views from every Window and Patio

WELCOME TO OUR TORREY SPRINGS 2 HOME

Our home is new and modern with an open layout your family and guests will love. Professionally decorated, each room is simple yet of high quality. Large windows and sliding glass doors allow you to experience every sunrise, sunset, and magnificent scenery without ever stepping outside. When you do step out, you step onto two large patios designed for your comfort, a place to relax, read or to entertain. As you dine, the balmy breezes and red rock vistas just add to your enjoyment.

For your privacy, the home has bedrooms and bathrooms on opposite ends. One bathroom features a large, rain head shower and the other a Jacuzzi tub. Each bedroom opens onto a private patio. The beds, mattresses and linens are of high quality for a good night’s sleep. For your convenience, we have a new stacking washer and dryer, if needed.

If cooking is your passion, look no further. Our vacation home kitchen is complete. All new Stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and island. You’ll find all of the cooking tools you need from good, sharp knifes to quality pots and pans. The cupboards are filled with dishes, utensils and glasses, mixing bowls and the main staples – flour, sugar, coffee, spices, plus more. Included are top of the line coffee and tea maker, waffle iron, ice cream /sorbet maker, popcorn popper, pancake griddle, blender, mixer, etc. You’ll love preparing your meals as you look out the 8’ window to the creek below and the clouds forming over the Boulder Mountains.

The east patio has a first-class, gas, BBQ with a beautiful wicker table that seats six. There are also two lounge chairs with ottomans for relaxing and watching for wild turkeys, rabbits, deer and elk that frequent the area. We enjoy our morning coffee watching the sun come up from this patio. The west patio and entrance to the house is best for the views of the red rock vistas and sunsets from the two lounge chairs and ottomans. Both patios are covered for year round enjoyment. Off the patio are gravity loungers for star gazing.

We also have all the electronics you’ll need – large screen cable TV, DVD/Blue Ray player, high speed Wi-Fi internet and wireless printer. Relax in front of the fireplace while watching the game or catch up on emails at the desk in the master bedroom.

We are located minutes away from beautiful hiking and biking trails, National Forests, Torrey Town and its restaurants, bars and shopping, and the gateway to Capitol Reef National Park. Other Utah destinations like Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and Lake Powell, are within hours drive making our home a perfect base camp.

We are always available for any information or questions you may have about our home and the surrounding area. Call 801-518-2918

We look forward to your sojourn to our Capitol Reef Vacation Home in Torrey, Utah.

More Details

Owner
Martin & Linda Townsend
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2017

About Martin & Linda Townsend

We purchased our 1st piece of property here in Torrey, Utah in 1981 with the idea of eventually retiring here. Now that we have sold our business we decided to build this vacation home which enables us enjoy this area year round. We love the hiking, fishing, exploring, picnics in the park and the patio parties our family and friends enjoy. Torrey has always been a special place to rest and renew ourselves, a place of discovery.

Martin & Linda Townsend purchased this house in 2014

Why Martin & Linda Townsend chose Utah

We bought this property because of the magnificent red rock views and the creek that runs through the back of our property under the cottonwood trees. We are within 100 yards of national forest land that provides unbelievable hiking and exploring. At 7,000 ft. with mountains above us and desert below, there is always a soft breeze that makes the temperature here very comfortable, especially for sleeping. Star watching at night is incredible, when was the last time you saw the Milky Way?

What makes this house unique

A benefit of our home is the proximity to the town, restaurants, bars and Capital Reef National Park. Other benefits are it’s one level, heating and air conditioned, multiple large widows to bring the outside in, well stocked kitchen for those of us who love to cook and large patios to entertain on.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have visited Torrey and stayed at most of the lodges, cabins, motels over the past 25 years. I can say with some authority that this property is unique in that it is new, clean, well managed and feels like a home. The owners have stocked the frig, cupboards (sugar, salt, pancake mix, syrup, coffee, pam) so that you can actually cook a meal if you want. There are also good quality pots, pans, skillets, knives + unusual items like an ice cream maker, waffle maker. Appliances, furniture are IKEA or better. There are overhead fans, gas fireplace, full sized new w/d. There is an owner prepared book with menus from local restaurants+ manuals to any appliance or gadget you might have questions about. There are excellent books covering regional topics along with binoculars for studying the vista. This property reminds me of upscale lodges or hotels in America or Costa Rica or elsewhere that provide you with not only comfortable lodging, but an enriched environment to enhance your visit. Thank you for offering this experience to us. I certainly appreciate it and will help maintain it's pristine condition.
Mar 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Torrey in Garfield County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Large walk in shower with rain head
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Jacuzzi , Large Jetted tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Guest Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Portable bed for more than 4 people. Luxious beds and bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Capitol Reef National Park Vacation Rental Home in Torrey, UT
average rating of 5.0 based on 81 reviews
Phoenix, AZ
5

Absolutely wonderful in all ways

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay to access the NP and its surrounding areas (which there are many fabulous places to explore & hike). The kitchen is furnished to the max, there are many DVDs to watch & the cable TV has MANY channels. If you were ever rained out you would not be bored. I wish we would have more home time, but we were out hiking every day. The views from the house (inside & our) were spectacular. The owners, Linda & Martin, were so nice and accommodating, & best instruction book I have ever seen (but never needed it - things are set up to be easy!) We already booked it for 2019.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best vacation rental we have ever stayed in, hands down!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about our experience with this rental was superb! What we enjoyed most were the beautiful views from the huge windows in every room, the two large decks (also with great views), and the modern and spacious kitchen and bathrooms. The pictures online do not do it justice! The house was spotless and it had a great floor plan. The kitchen was stocked better than ours at home! Martin and Linda went above and beyond numerous times and their pride in their beautiful property shows. They sent information on the area and hiking trails once our reservation was made, and Linda even came over to introduce herself/see if we needed anything once we checked in.

If you are debating on where to stay in the area, look no further!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

Linda and Martin's vacation home is beautiful and comfortable. It was very clean and nicely furnished. The kitchen is very well stocked with tea, coffee, water, beer and other basic items. It made a great base for exploring Capitol Reef National Park. Linda and Martin are very friendly hosts and stopped by to welcome us and make sure we had everything we needed. I would definitely stay here again if I return to Torrey.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best equipped home ever!

  • 5 of 5

Great location for those wishing to visit and spend some time seeing Capital Reef National Park. This home had everything including cokes, spices, waters, beer, toilet articles and anything else you can imagine needing during your stay. We briefly met the owner, Martin, who was friendly and informative with his orientation. Enjoyed the area and atay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ivins, Ut
5

Exactly as described and so much more

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this property. The owners have equipped the house with everything that is needed to make the house your home away from home. The house is beautifully furnished and very well maintained. There are hiking trails a short walk away and Capitol Reef is very short drive away. An added bonus is the peace, quiet and the night skies.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home with Stunning views

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at this Torrey home. It was even nicer than the pictures show. We enjoyed relaxing on the front and back decks, taking in the fantastic views and watching the wildlife. Everything we could think of was already in the home and we were very comfortable. This home is a VRBO jewel - we can't say enough good things about it. The location was far enough away to be quiet, but close enough to access Capital Reef National Park. Good restaurants nearby and Grand Staircase - Escalante is pretty close too. The owners were very responsive and helpful in answering questions. Renting this home is a "no brainer".

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Torrey, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter Rates
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£395
for 2 nights
From
£166
£1,065
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£395
for 2 nights
From
£166
From
£208
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,316
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £56.86 + Tax
Pet Fee £37.91 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.2%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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