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Large High-End Home Overlooking Golf Course- Perfect for Families.

Bedrooms 5
Separate WCs1
Space 5,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

SLEEPS 19! 5 Bedrooms, Theater area, Large Bonus Room, 3 1/2 Bathrooms.

Built in 2008, this beautiful nearly 5000 sq ft home sits on 10 acres and boasts a panoramic view of the valley, the Lava Golf Course, and surrounding mountains. This property is located just 1.8 miles from the town of Lava Hot Springs and backs to BLM as well, so an ATV ride into town for groceries OR access to hundreds miles of back country trails can happen at a moments notice. Home includes: 5 bedrooms & large bonus room (Sleeps 20) 120" Projection Theater System, Granite countertops, 2 jetted tubs and a walk-in steam shower, WIFI, wood flooring, on-demand hot water system and soft water, front loading washer/drier, beautiful deck & walk-out basement with gas grill, outdoor and indoor speakers, this house has it all!

A 4WD vehicle may be needed to access house in the winter months, (though we DO have someone lined up to plow when it snows). The house is located on the side of a mountain so there are many variables involved there but parking below and walking the 40 yards or so up to the house may also be an option for you.

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Lorie and Richard Cannon
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018

About Lorie and Richard Cannon

Richard grew up in Shelley, Idaho (home of the Shelley Russets!). Lorie grew up on a cattle ranch near Rifle, Colorado. They met on a blind date at Ricks College in Rexburg, Idaho in 1994 and moved all around the country getting educated. We have 4 children.

Lorie and Richard Cannon purchased this house in 2013

Why Lorie and Richard Cannon chose Lava Hot Springs

We have always dreamed of owning a place in Lava Hot Springs and when this property became available, we fell in love with it right away. Our family has visited the Lava Hot Springs area nearly every year. We enjoy the swimming pools the most! Next we enjoy the beautiful mountain setting, exciting swimming/tubing activities for kids, and the quaintness of this small town.

Making improvements and painting all of the once-pink walls, have been a labor of love that our whole family has been a part of. A highlight in our week is to get to stay at "Lava View Lodge" on our free weekends but having 4 busy teenagers, it is hard to find the time to get away. As a result, we rent it out to considerate guests on most weekends of the year and find it getting busier and busier.

What makes this house unique

This home is in complete isolation! The view of the mountains and golf course from the dining room windows sold us on the property. It is a special 'haven' away from everyday chaos. We see deer and jack rabbits nearly every morning. If you consider renting in winter months, make sure you bring 4WD.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lava Hot Springs in Bannock County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Leave house in good condition upon departure (follow check-out instructions).
  • No pets in the house.
  • Rv's allowed with special permission.
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Main-Level Bathroom - Toilet
    Basement (MOOSE) Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , DOUBLE SINKS.
    PRIVATE Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Large walk-in Steam Shower is A-Mazing.
    LARGE Upstairs Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , LARGE jetted tub, walk-in shower, separete toilet area.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Yellowstone Room (Log Bed) - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , California King Bed
    Teton/Blue Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Tranquil Spot
    Fishing Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Snow-Shoe Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Quite space in the basment.
    Bonus SPORTS Room - 5 Single Bed , Large Room for the kids! (Sports Theme)
  • Master Bedroom w/ Private Bath is on Main Level. 2 Bedrooms upstairs + Bonus Room 2 Bedrooms in basement. 2 Sleeper-Sofa's (main level & basement) TOTAL- 19 in Beds (20 including couch)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
BEFORE RENTING in the winter, YOU NEED 4WD to get all the way up to the house. Do not park on neighboring property or you will be towed. Driveway is plowed but is on the side of a mountain and becomes extremely icy. Cellular phone service works great on the property. WIFI/Netflix/Local Channels available.


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Large High-End Home Overlooking Golf Course- Perfect for Families.
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Wonderful house for a family reunion

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Lava View Lodge for 3 nights in June, 2018. We hosted our children and grandchildren. The master suite was wonderful and the other 5 bedrooms were perfect for our family. The kitchen was spacious and worked very well for our breakfasts and dinners. The seating for 12 at the dinner table plus stools at the bar were ample for all our family. The home was well appointed with TV's, games, and things to keep us entertained. The yard was large enough for family games and fun. We brought our side x sides to ride the roads and trails right from the house. We were only a few minutes drive down to the town and hot springs pools. We enjoyed floating the river and soaking in the hot pools.

Highly recommend this as a wonderful location to enjoy and relax or host a family reunion.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great time. Thank you for your kind words and for leaving the home clean and in such great condition upon departure. It was truly a pleasure to have you as our guests.
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  • 5 of 5

Property was clean and fun. The kids loved the zipline in backyard (ages 5-8 liked best) and the was plenty of room for family reunion with 19 people.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great home, wonderful view, in fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

Great home, wonderful view, nice kitchen and basement media room. Highlights included tubing on the Portneuf River, playing at the water park, visiting the Chesterfield historic site and the Museum of Clean in Pocatello. We really enjoyed our week in Lava Hot Springs.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time with our tribe at this amazing house! There was room for everyone to sleep comfortably and plenty of fun things for the kids to do. The views were awesome! We loved the big kitchen and dining room. I would definitely book this place again! We had a blast in Lava with so many activities for everyone. We will definitely recommend this place to friends!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best accomodations at Lava Hot Springs!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 18 loved our stay at your cabin in Lava Hot Springs! The cabin was beautiful and the view out of the kitchen windows was gorgeous. The cabin was well stocked with everything that we needed. There were plenty of beds and bathrooms for all of us. We enjoyed tubing, swimming, and our wagon ride and dinner at Baker Ranch. We would definitely come back again another time.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review and for leaving the house in tip-top shape upon departure. This place a labor of love and nice to see great folks like you enjoy it, too. We hope to see you back again soon!
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Peaceful with a great view

  • 5 of 5

A comfortable house with a great floor plan, our large family loved our stay at the Lava View Lodge. It was peaceful and secluded, with a wonderful view. It's only a short drive from town, so it's easy to get to activities.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
156 Miles
Salt Lake City
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Lava Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1.8 Miles
Several Options in Lava (pizza, burgers, etc)
Nearest Ski
26 Miles
Pebble Creek Ski Area
Car: necessary

The golf course/mountain view from the property is second to none! ATV trails abound right from the property. The house is close to town (just over a mile) for the swimming, tubing, shopping, parks, square ice cream cones, grocery stores, museums, restaurants, parks, etc..but also has a rural feel since it sits back up on a hillside with nothing but nature (deer and jack-rabbits included) surrounding you. Tubing the 'Portneuf River' through town will rival ANY theme park ride! (Warning: You WILL get wet!) Golf is moments away. The ladies will likely be able to watch the men golf a round while eating breakfast from the dining room table or out on the beautiful red-wood deck. After golf, take the 23 mile drive east to Soda Springs, ID; (home of the worlds only CAPTIVE GEYSER) which reaches heights of 100 ft and erupts every hour on the hour year-round. Kids can even play in the warm geyser water! It is lots of fun. Find the fresh carbonated springs bubbling up from the ground north of town and don't forget the root beer or cola extract (and sugar) to make a flavorful soda drink!

If Ghost Towns are your thing, take the beautiful 23 mile drive north of Lava to CHESTERFIELD. It 5,446 ft in elevation and was located along the Oregon trail, founded by Mormon settlers in 1881. The community includes a cemetery and former buildings of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints such as a former meeting house, amusement hall and tithing house. After a railroad line was built through Bancroft to the south, the community lost some of its momentum, and agricultural difficulties led to its desertion by the end of the 1930s. Today, the community is operated as a tourist attraction, with guided tours and a museum.

As you can see, there are endless things to see and do in the Lava Hot Springs area.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £113.37
Refundable Damage Deposit £755.8

Absolutely No Pets or Smoking allowed in the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.