|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
20 minutes up Provo Canyon to Wallsburg area and a 5 bedroom, 3 bath home .on 2+ acres. Sleeps 17 comfortably. Enjoy being above the inversion in Winter near ski and hunting areas. In the Summer take advantage of Deer Creek Reservoir, golfing, tubing and all that Provo Canyon has to offer.
Please call for rates and other information on rental of the 'bunk house' area above the garage. Sleeps an additional 15 ( 3 queens and 9 twins). This area is NOT included in the listed rates.
3,500 square feet in a perfect mix of comfort and rustic! Go for it and hike, bike, hunt, swim and ski or relax and refresh while you soak up amazing views in all directions.
Main level: fully equipped kitchen with table seating for 32+, great room with two story view across valley, laundry, full bath. Electric wall heaters and propane fireplace.
Loft level: master suite with 2nd living area and bathroom. Electric wall heaters.
Walk out basement: 4 bedrooms, full bath, game room. Electric wall heaters and pellet stove on thermostat.
The house is NOT air conditioned.
Bedroom 1, Master in loft - King bed
Sofa that can be slept on.
Bedroom 2 - Queen and 2 twins (bunk) in walk out basement
Bedroom 3 - Queen and 2 twins (bunk) in walk out basement
Bedroom 4 - 4 twins (2 sets of bunks) in walk out basement
Bedroom 5 - 3 twins (2 can be pushed together for a King) in walk out basement
2 pack and plays available
3 bathrooms. One on each level.
Amazing vista from raised deck, gas grill, basketball hoop (bring your own ball --we try to keep a couple on site but they seem to end up lost), ample parking.
2 flat screens (40 " and 42") with basic cable including ESPN/DVD player and limited WiFi internet. 1 GB per day free, (does not accommodate streaming). Additional usage charged at $15/GB used.
I am an lllinois girl who came to love the mountains after meeting my love at BYU (a Utah boy) lo many years ago. It has been his dream to own a piece of a mountain all our married life. We have moved around quite a bit and now reside in Texas. Our 6 children (and 19 grandchildren) are scattered around the country. We have had to rent a facility to all be together. We have worked hard to make this home a place where we can all be together. With the ''bunk house' finished above the garage, we finally have that.
Liz and Earl Ashurst purchased this house in 2015
Driving up Provo Canyon one day with my son who lives in Midway, I asked him to turn off at the sign that said Wallsburg. We had driven past it many times and wondered what was there. We were amazed at this wonderful valley so close to so much and yet so off the beaten path. We zeroed in on an amazing A-frame nestled up on the bench. My husband and I decided it would be the perfect gathering spot our family and are anxious to share it with others. With main house that sleeps 17 and (in summer and Fall) the unheated bunkhouse that sleeps 15 as an add on, a group of 32 can be easily accommodated.
The location is what hooked us on it. Close to Provo and Orem in one direction, almost across the road from Deer Creek Reservoir and the Provo River; minutes from ski resorts and the Midway/Heber attractions.
We love the views from the 2 story 'A' window, the log staircase in the great room and the huge deck.
Most of all we love hearing our granchildren giggling under the quilts in the bunk beds after a family meal at the amazing tables my husband made!
The listing and pictures were accurate for the house. I talked to the owner about the house being warm enough for our daughter-in-law before we booked and they indicated it stayed warm. They also warned us about the driveway being slick or snow packed if they had recent snow, there was snow but we did not have a problem with the driveway. The house was clean.
We expected the snow, that was appealing, what we did not expect was a cold house when we got there. Granted it was -5 deg. F on the car readouts when we pulled in around 6:00 PM but we did have to wear heavy sweaters or even coats until time for bed. The thermostat on the bottom floor was readings 50 deg., that is as low as it goes. We got all the electric heaters, gas fireplace, and the pellet stove going and the next day was not to bad. (The outside temperature never did get over 10 deg. during the day) We had a problem with the cook stove, bottom heating element went bad when we started it but the second oven worked so we were able to get the cooking done. Other than the cold when we arrived the house was good, enjoyed the different levels and the bunk beds for the grandchildren. Games and toys for the children also were a hit. Also enjoyed the family style tables in the dining area. We used the house as a base, went to Midway to the Ice Castle and down to Prove for a little shopping but mostly we enjoyed a late Christmas with the family and our oldest grandchild had her 9th birthday while we were there so we had a party! I'm not sure if we would stay here again in the winter, a spring or fall trip where you could enjoy the yard; maybe.
We enjoyed our stay very much at this remote location. The driveway was great for sledding. The house was very comfortable and the kitchen had everything we needed. There were even toys for our little ones. The view from the living room was beautiful. Thank you so much for a wonderful weekend getaway!
We were all very pleased with this rental. We have stayed in other VRBO's and this one was the best! So very well stocked with dishes, supplies etc. Having an extra refrigerator was a plus as well as the large laundry room. Plenty of small appliances and serving equipment made it just right for our large Thanksgiving celebration. It was a perfect fit for our family of 17 - 8 adults and 9 children. The size, amenities and location helped make our reunion enjoyable. Everyone said they wanted to return.
My family had a great time. There was plenty of room for everything. We have been having our family reunion every fall about this time for 30 years or so. We always have to much fun being together with the cousins able to be together and play.
Thank you for allowing us to rent your home do help make our reunion special and fun!
The cabin was well described. I just wish there were a larger room where we could all gather together and play games. The eating area was great with plenty of room.
The unit was clean and well stocked.
We stayed at the property from October 19 to the 23rd. My husband passed away a few years ago. This reunion is definitely something we need to continue. The family grows closer together spending quality time.
I definitely will consider going there again!
We had a youth activity slash family reunion at the Ashurst cabin and the property worked almost perfectly for our needs. There was a $450 mis-understanding on the cost of the bunkhouse, which came as pretty big surprise. The bunkhouse was still under construction when the inital conversations were had, and we thought there was a mutual understanding about the use of the bunkhouse. We were disappointed to find out, when it was too late, that there was going to be a big increase in price. The owners acquiesced by $150 from what they initially demanded--which we appreciated. But were pretty hard-lined about the matter--in my opinion. That was the only notable negative about our experiance. I am sure that now the bunkhouse is finished and part of property, that those mis-understandings won't happen again.
The cabin was clean, well-stocked, and comfortable. Beautiful surroundings and a good location for our plans. I would reccomend some blinds downstairs. The sun comes glaring through those windows in the morning, and it would be nice to blind them.
I rented this house with 3 other families for a reunion. It was the perfect escape to relax and just enjoy the quietness of the country. The house was very well laid out and fit all of our families (7 adults and 9 children) comfortably. The kids loved the trampoline and outdoor playset and were able to spend most of the day outside. There were also plenty of toys to play with indoors. There were large areas in the dining room, living room and den for the adults to hang out and plenty of deck chairs to sit outside.
Overall, we had a wonderful stay, and I would highly recommend renting this house if you're looking to have a relaxing, peaceful time with friends or family.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
1 May 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
|Notes: Rates are based on 17 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£200|
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. $10.00 per night charge for each person above 17 count.
Family groups only. No student groups. Note: Wifi limited to 1GB per rental day. Additional charged at $15/GB.
Contact owner for rates for bunkhouse add on.