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Best Old Town Location - Incredible Views - Walk to Main St

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage


About the property

Newly Renovated Historic Cottage, Located In The Heart Of Park City's Old Town

Renovated studio cottage located 2 blocks from Main St. Perfect place for a private romantic getaway. Gorgeous views of the town and ski slopes.

Only 5 minute walk to restaurants, bars, art galleries and shopping. Minutes walk to Park City Resort town lift. 5 minute drive to Deer Valley. 10 minute drive to the Canyons Village. Countless mountain biking trails only a ride away!

The cabin features a living room with spectacular views of town and the slopes, a small yard and private porch, a cozy bedroom and renovated bathroom.

The cottage is perfect for couples or young families.

High speed WiFi, Cable, HBO, Showtime, Hulu, Netflix, DVD, board games, cards, coffee machine, linens, hair dryer, new furniture, pet friendly.

See the map in the images section for best parking locations, as it's street parking only. The cottage is very private and is only accessed via Shorty's stairs. So long as you don't mind some stairs you'll be minutes walk from Main St. but in the most private spot in Old Town.

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Marissa De Simone
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Russian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
11 April, 2017

About Marissa De Simone

I am Australian. I have lived in the states for the last 10 years - New York City, Tahoe, Los Angeles, and for the last 3 years i've lived here in Park City, UT.

I love the mountains and the active outdoor life of Park City. The restaurants and bars of Main St don't hurt either!

Marissa De Simone purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Marissa De Simone chose Park City area

Marissa and i care deeply about preserving the historical heritage of Park City. We bought this historic miners cottage and renovated it back to its original charm.

It is such a unique property as it offers a very private secluded feel, nestled in the trees, and yet it is only a few minutes walk to the fun of Main st.

We have added all the comforts of home if you want them (wifi, cable, etc), but you can just as easily switch off and imagine a simpler life here in our little Western town.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Deer Valley in Park City

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Newly renovated Bath/shower combo
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen sized bed Bathroom attached Built In closet Beautiful view out the window of the town and ski slopes
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • wind-surfing
The cottage is accessed via Shorty's Stairs. The lot is steep, so not accessible directly from Ontario. Its location delivers amazing views and privacy in the heart of Old Town. But you will need to be OK with a few flights of stairs. The views make it worth it!


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Best Old Town Location - Incredible Views - Walk to Main St
average rating of 4.285714 based on 7 reviews
Ogden, UT

Absolutely fantastic cottage with a beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I booked Marissa's cottage so we had a place to stay after a dinner event in Park City. The cottage is situated on a private hillside and is only a few minutes walk to Main St. The view is spectacular, with the cottage's front porch looking out over the ski mountain and the Old Town of Park City.

The interior has been done up very nicely and they have all the kitchen amenities you could want. The heat goes on quickly (which we were grateful for as it was snowing outside), and the cottage is perfectly cozy on a winter's night. The bed was extra comfortable, and we slept great.

Marissa has the bathroom stocked with shampoo, conditioner and even little toothpastes - we thought this was a very nice touch.

We were able to get in touch with Marissa easily and she responded via text immediately to our questions. She was a very gracious host.

The cottage is accessed by a few flights of stairs and a little lane. The location is enchanting, but you need be able to get up and down the stairs. I'd recommend this cottage to anyone looking for a romantic getaway at a unique property that in minutes from restaurants and art galleries - but if you are elderly or unfit, the stairs may be a chllenge.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Salt Lake City


  • 5 of 5

What an amazing time! Beautiful property. Very easy process! Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Cute Cottage in the Mountains

  • 5 of 5

The property was very cute. Be prepared to park and walk to get to the property. Could have been a little cleaner / less buggy.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Minneapolis, Minnesota and AZ

Not good...pass on this place

  • 2 of 5

I was so disappointed with this property. The bottom line was that this place was not clean. There was a spot on the sheets--looked like grease--and the living room ottoman was dirty with many spots. Not cool.

I sent the owners pictures and got no response.

There were no reading lights in the living room so hanging out and reading was not possible.

I would not recommend to a friend nor would we stay again.

Pass on this place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: There are so many things I'd like to say about this guest and her attempt to get a free stay, but life is too short to invite negativity and Park City is too beautiful to waste time not enjoying it! What I will say is that the one comment about the lights is fair. We had actually had a previous guest say the lights were too bright, so we replaced them with lower wattage. Now unfortunately it seems they were too dim for this guest :-/ So we have now replaced the light bulbs in the ceiling with higher wattage bulbs so fingers crossed that they are now just right! We have now also added a new vintage reading lamp in the living room that we hope will make reading on the couch more enjoyable - we added a picture of the new lamp to the pictures. Constructive feedback is always welcome and hopefully the lights will make the stay for guests even better.
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Marquette, Michigan

Just what we needed!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I visited Park City for a wedding and decided to make a mini vacation out of it. Your retreat allowed us to decide if we wanted to eat out or stay in and provided more comfort options than staying in a hotel does for a better rate. The view is beautiful and everything is within walking distance.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our stay on Park City at the miners Cottage

  • 4 of 5

The cottage and view were just fine...The climb to the cottage was a little rugged, but we are in shape, so it didn't really present a problem, except for the logistics of shopping and such. The only problem I had was not with the cottage, but with the VBRO web site itself...Registration and getting the dates right was difficult at the time I chose to register...As it turned out, our departure date was, in fact, wrong, so we ended up cutting our time in the cottage short by one day...The owner, Matt, was very gracious and helpful...

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Salt Lake City
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Lots of Bars
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Park City Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Lots of resturants
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Park City Mountain Resort / Deer Valley
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Deer Valley, Utah

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Cleaning £58.68 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.45%

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