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Escape To Our Little Patch Of Strawberry

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,152 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Families and Hunters Welcome!

Escape the big city for the cool pines. Relax in our cozy cabin after a day of antique shopping in Pine, hiking the nearby trails or hunting in the woods. Your home away from home. Located off of Hwy 87/260 and Fossil Creek Rd, our cabin is an easy drive, only 100 miles north of the valley. The 3 bedroom, 2 bath cabin is 1152 sq ft. Perfect for a family or group of 4-8 people. Our nightly rate is $125 (min. 2 night stay) plus a $75 cleaning fee. We do not allow pets or smoking.

Amenities include a full kitchen, all linens provided, TV with Direct TV and DVD player. (No WiFi and no central air or heat. In the winter months, the centrally located gas stove will keep all rooms warm if doors are left open. Space heaters and extra blanket are provided for your comfort.)

Cell Phone Service: Verizon & Sprint work great in Strawberry. For AT&T and other carriers, you will need to travel 3 miles south to Pine for reception.

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to having you stay at our Little Patch of Strawberry.

More Details

Shauna Boyd
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2017

About Shauna Boyd

We moved to Arizona in 1998, after living most of our lives in Kansas. We left the flat lands for the desert and never looked back. Our children are Arizona natives and it is the place we call home. However, during the hot summer months in the valley, we love to escape to the higher elevations, and Strawberry is perfect for that escape.

Shauna Boyd purchased this cabin in 2015

Why Shauna Boyd chose Arizona

Close, but not too close, to the big city. A great weekend escape with four seasons and lots of pine trees. Relaxing family time, hunting, fishing and hiking opportunities. Antique shopping and so much more.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Strawberry in Gila County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , All linens and toiletries provided.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master bath has heat lamp. Linens and toiletries provided.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Pack n Play crib located in living room coat closet.
  • Bedroom #2 is large enough to accommodate an air mattress or sleeping bags.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
Hunters welcome. (Located in Unit 22)


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

Escape To Our Little Patch Of Strawberry
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews

The stay was perfect.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was just what we needed. The accomodations were perfect for what we needed and the location was great (rural but close enough to town to be handy).

We will stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stay here if you wanted to take break from busy city life.

  • 4 of 5

No WiFi, no cell... It will give you a feeling if going back to old school

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great experience

  • 4 of 5

What a sweet home, just as the pictures showed. We stayed in the winter and did not realize that there was only a fireplace and space heaters to heat the entire house. After about an hour the fireplace did heat up the main rooms. It wasn't a problem as we had plenty of blankets at night. The house is in a great, quiet neighborhood and really cute. The owners were very friendly and helpful and we had a wonderful stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Everything was wonderful, but us Phoenix "kids" were cold...

  • 4 of 5

When we found the cabin, we were super excited because it was in a great location and for an awesome price. We got to the cabin later at night, after dark, and the set-up of everything (water & fire/heat) was a little difficult because it was dark and it was SOOO cold (probably not too bad, but being from Phoenix, we were definitely chilly!) The cabin was just as pictured and had plenty of room for everyone (2 families=4 adults, 3 kids). We also had everything we needed for cooking and there is a Walmart in Payson, for groceries, only about 15 minutes away. The Tonto Natural Bridge is about 10 minutes away and you MUST go see it, it's absolutely breathtaking! We also visited the Fossil Creek Creamery, which is even closer than the bridge, and that is an experience all in itself! You'll definitely walk away with fun stories! We saw elk early in the morning right in the backyard and the kids had a fantastic time playing outside. The front has a relaxing swing and the back has a nice outdoor patio set to sit in the warm sun. The only downsides we found were absolutely no coverage for AT&T users, but Verizon had perfectly good coverage. Also, we were cold for the first day-ish cause the only heating element is the fireplace in the main room. It took about 45 minutes to get the element going and then overnight to get the home comfortable. An easy fix would be to just bring warm jammies. We're so grateful for the "escape to the little patch of Strawberry" and are looking forward to our next trip! Thank you again!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing Quiet Rustic Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a three-day weekend here. The home is beautiful and rustic. The large front porch and porch swing provided the perfect opportunity to enjoy the lovely mid-Oct temperatures (upper 70's day/low 50's at night). Many of the trees were showing fall colors which was a special treat for us desert dwellers.

The bedrooms are very big and all of them included an extra chair or couch. If you bring a larger group (6 - 8 people) this is very nice because it allows for some time and space away from others if you want.

There is also plenty of seating in the living room area. Two recliners, a 3 seat couch, and love seat. There are extra chairs and a leaf for the kitchen table, too.

I loved the full-sized fridge and stove. We cooked breakfast both mornings and found all the utensils and pans we needed. I noticed there was also a slow cooker in the cupboard which is big enough for a meal for a bigger group. There is a small market in town and the next town (Pine) has a bigger grocery store if you like to make your own meals.

There are also several restaurants nearby in Strawberry and Pine. We really enjoyed the authentic Italian cuisine at Mama Joe's which is within walking distance (or a short 2 min drive).

We appreciated the string of lights on the porch when we were coming back from a late dinner. Those lights and reflectors at the driveway entrance made the house easier to find in the dark.

If you're an outdoorsy person, there are a lot of hiking trails, etc. nearby and the owners included information in the red notebook. This was very helpful since our AT&T cellphone service was not good at the house (but was fine on the main road).

The owners provided great instructions by email and printed out (in the red book) for turning on the water, water heater, etc. They were very responsive to any questions and they followed up afterwards to make sure we were satisfied with our stay.

Overall, we really enjoyed the beautiful property and a chance to be out in nice weather. This is a great property with a lot of amenties (outdoor grill, extra blankets, washer & dryer, and much more). We hope to come back again with some family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute and comfy home

  • 5 of 5

Great home to escape the heat of Phoenix! Cute and comfortable vacation rental. Very spacious and enjoyed the large front and back patios.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sportsman Chalet
Nearest Golf
21 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Mama Joe's Italian Gril
Nearest Ski
146 Miles
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Strawberry, USA

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £77.3
Cleaning fee £57.98

No pets allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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