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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
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

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 Kanab

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
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
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

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The home at the heart of your adventures!
average rating of 4.95 based on 60 reviews
Madison, WI, USA
5

Wonderful place to stay while exploring the beautiful area around Kanab

  • 5 of 5

This is a very beautifully decorated cabin that is clean, well maintained, and extremely comfortable. The photos don’t do it justice! We loved our stay here—convenient to so many great places to explore, quiet at night, and easy to come home to after a day of hiking. We’d love to come back some time. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Great location for visiting all the canyons. Casita was clean and very comfortable. Would highly recommend this place

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

One of our best trips ever

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Megan and Latimer's casita. It was the perfect home base for volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary and visiting Zion and Bryce Canyon. We loved the layout, coziness and privacy of the casita, and enjoyed the hot tub and porch, despite it being January. The owners' dog was away temporarily, so we were able to bring a Best Friends dog over for a sleepover (otherwise we wouldn't have been able to do this, per Best Friends' rules). Everything about the trip was perfect, including this great VRBO stay. I hope we will be able to return someday.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spokane
5

Cute cabin in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

Hosts are friendly. Cabin just enough room for 2 people. Very clean with all the amenities you would need. Their dog Blue is a lovely 4 legged creature who likes to stop by and visit.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming little Casita

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here while volunteering at Best Friends.  Everything was there to make our stay enjoyable.  Quiet location with spectacular views from the porch and the hot tub.  Enjoyed our stay.  Would highly recommend.  

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Joliet, IL
5

Secure and comfortable base camp for exploring this amazing area!

  • 5 of 5

I am a solo traveler and stayed at the Kaibab Casita in late September. It is a great location to use as a home base while exploring the surrounding National Parks and Monuments. About a half hour southeast of the East Rim area of Zion, an hour and a half north of Grand Canyon's North Rim, and about an hour west of some great hiking in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument as well as Vermillion Cliffs. I enjoyed being just outside of Kanab for the added solitude while having easy access to the stores and restaurants in town. Megan and Latimer were very welcoming. They gave great advice on hikes in the area. They were easy to reach for questions but definitely respected my privacy. Yes, the Casita is attached to their home, but it still felt very private and secluded. The unit itself was very clean, bigger than it appears in the pictures, and has most everything you need for a short stay. I would definitely stay here again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • 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

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £29.77
Pet Fee £37.22
Damage Deposit £148.86

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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