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The home at the heart of your adventures!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bd, 1 bath Casita with cozy kitchenette, views of Kaibab & Vermillion Cliffs.

A stay at the Kaibab Casita will give you excellent views of the Kaibab Plateau and the Vermillion Cliffs, including the Island in the Sky--a short two hour hike to some incredible, ancient rock art. Located at the heart of a dozen national parks, national forests, national monuments, and state parks, you will have millions of unparalleled adventures to choose from.

The casita is an immaculate one bedroom, one bath property that sleeps four. Brand new furniture and tasteful decorations create a cozy get-a-away. The kitchenette has a refrigerator, stove top, toaster oven, mircowave, blender, and coffee machine. Bedroom has a comfortable queen sized bed with a new memory foam mattress. The living room has a cozy gas fireplace and a TV, as well as a couch that pulls out to an additional queen sized bed.

Several outdoor patios surround the native landscape property for dining al fresco. Enjoy the colorful native plants, soulful birds, lazy lizards, friendly rabbits, and chattering chipmunks that frequently visit.

More Details

Owner
Megan Smith
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017

About Megan Smith

We are Latimer and Megan Smith. We both grew up in Southern Utah and have been residents of Kanab since our high school days. Latimer is the assistant manager for a river rafting company and a Grand Canyon river guide, and Megan, a former backcountry ranger, now runs the rental and works part-time for a non-profit education foundation while staying at home to care for our two children, our friendly dog, Blue, and our turtle, John Keats. We live on the property, so if you'd like, feel free to come over and say hello.

Megan Smith purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Megan Smith chose Utah

We bought this property because of the amazing views and the quiet neighborhood. We are an outdoor family, and we love the fact that we can be on a trail within minutes of leaving our home. We think you will enjoy it too. We are close to all the local trails and surrounded by national parks and monuments. Come stay!

What makes this cabin unique

We drawn to this home because of its big views. The front of the house looks out toward the Kaibab Plateau where the Grand Canyon lies below. The back of the house affords a magnificent view of what locals call "The Island in the Sky", a small throne of white sandstone among the dark vermilion cliffs. An hour or so of hiking will get you to the Island, also known as Mansard, where a panel of ancient petroglyphs await.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Kanab in Kane County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
  • Bathroom has been recently painted. Plush towels and hairdryer are available for your use.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Bedroom has been recently painted and is furnished with a new bed and new mattress. Enjoy a collection of books, comfortable bedding, and beautiful artwork.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • 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
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(46 traveller reviews)

The home at the heart of your adventures!
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 46 reviews
5

Beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time at the Kaibab Casita. Set amidst stunning red cliffs, it is extremely close to Kanab but feels quiet and out there.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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5

Kabob Casita, Kanab, Utah

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with the accommodations. It was everything we expected. It was just right for the two of us and the dog, cozy with the right amount of amenities. We really appreciated the fireplace and the hot tub since it was winter with marginal weather.

Megan and Latimer were very nice and helpful with our questions and our needs. We would stay there again in the future.

Thanks again. Greg and Carol

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Little Place!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, along with our 2 boys and dog really enjoyed our stay over the Thanksgiving weekend. What a nice getaway! Even though the casita doesn't have an actual oven, we skipped the "whole" turkey and brought a breast along with all of the fixings and had ourselves a wonderful dinner!

Megan and her family were gone for the holiday and we never got to actually meet them but I really appreciated how she kept in contact with me before the trip and even checked up on me afterward to make sure everything went well. She even offered my dog the use of her dogs dishes! What a hostess!

We will definitely come back to Kanab for more hiking and would love to stay in the casita again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This is a very comfortable setting for us. Remote, however a short distance from town and our destination. We will go back again for our 3rd time.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

nicely located, well taken care of, comfortable and pleasant

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I, in our 60's, coming from California, enjoyed this pleasant, comfortably furnished casita several miles outside of Kanab. We used it as a base for exploring the national parks and local natural areas. It's conveniently located near Kanab in a rural residential area. The place is clean and well cared for with a great book collection and as much media as you might want with a big screen.The kitchen is a little tight like a ship's galley but entirely functional as we did our own cooking for more than a week. I particularly liked that it was only a few minutes from Kanab with all its amenities, but was removed from the town bustle. It's close enough to the highway that, if outside, you can occasionally hear the trucks, but we didn't find the sound level annoying and I'm pretty sensitive to noise. At night it's very quiet. We enjoyed the dark nights and stars, coyote howls, and sense of space.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute little apartment with great sunset views

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay...the location is great outside of town, but such a quick drive. Megan provides lots of tourism info to help plan hikes or nearby day trips. The casita was very clean and well furnished for 2 people. It would be quite small for more. Just note that their is no oven, although there's a sizable toaster oven. We cooked a bit, but not as much as we thought as the kitchen is small. Overall we found the casita was a comfortable and cute place to stay for our 5-day visit. Would definitely return!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
St. George, UT
Car: recommended

Within a two hour drive or less of the Kaibab Casita, you can visit Zion, Bryce, and Grand Canyon National Parks, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Lake Powell), Vermillion Cliffs, Grand Staircase-Escalante and Pipe Springs National Monuments, Kaibab and Dixie National Forests, Coral Pink Sand Dunes, Cedar Breaks, and Kodachrome Basin State Parks, and millions of acres of public land. You will find yourself in the heart of outdoor adventures. A fifteen minute drive takes you to location of Best Friends Animal Society, the largest animal sanctuary in the United States.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Kanab, 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
 
Peak
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£331
for 3 nights
From
£99
From
£107
Fri,Sat,Sun
£722
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£305
for 3 nights
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£90
From
£99
Fri,Sat,Sun
£658
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £30.92 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £154.61
Pet Fee £38.65 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.2%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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