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Creek Front Cottage in Oak Creek Canyon!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 1-3/4 bathrooms, sleeps 4

Our home is located right on the water in Oak Creek Canyon and is just 4 miles from up town Sedona! The creek is stocked with Rainbow Trout if fishing is your thing....and the deck has a grill and eating area if you want to grill it! Not into cooking, a great deli/store that also serves breakfast is located right across the road. Enjoy long strolls on the forest service road that is right outside your door. Hiking of all levels is abundant in the canyon and swimming/tubing in the creek during warmer months is a wonderful way to spend your day! And, Slide Rock is just a few miles down the road. If shopping, golfing, gambling, dining, four-wheeling or sight-seeing is your thing, you are only minutes away to everything Sedona and Northern Arizona has to offer including the wild animal park, Bearizona and Indian ruins. And, if you've never been or want to go again, we are close enough for a day-trip to the Grand Canyon too!

Barbara Pancrazio
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About Barbara Pancrazio

We, Angelo and Barbara, are partners in life (married 30 years) as well as partners in business. At one time, we owned and operated a Food Service Brokerage business in the Phoenix area. But 'wised up' and moved to beautiful Sedona where we now are licensed realtors with Coldwell Banker First Affiliate.

Barbara Pancrazio purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Barbara Pancrazio chose Arizona

Having lived up high on a hill in the canyon many years, we longed to live on the creek. So in 2004, we found what we consider to be the best spot in Arizona and loving it ever since, our Cottage on Oak Creek! Barbara's parents developed and opened Rainbow Trout Farm in the early 1960's which is located just south of the cottage so this is home! Angelo was a 'city boy', originally from Chicago, but now you can't get him out of his jeans and the country lifestyle.

What makes this cottage unique

Mother Nature provides many pleasures for us to enjoy year around in Oak Creek Canyon. The snow fall in the winter is just enough to satisfy our need to see it fall and then it melts within a day or so. We must admit, however, that when spring comes, we can hardly wait to have cocktail hour on the back deck overlooking Oak Creek. Wild life is everywhere and we have been privileged to see eagles, blue heron flying overhead, deer on the back road and even a skunk swimming in the creek. And yet, a great deli is just across the street and uptown Sedona is only 4 miles away! What's not to love!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Sedona in Yavapai County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural ...
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Decking
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Smoking on outside deck or side yard only.


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(57 traveller reviews)

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Creek Front Cottage in Oak Creek Canyon!
average rating of 4.5263157 based on 57 reviews
Williams. AZ

Beautiful and cozy cottage on Oak Creek

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in the cottage on Oak Creek. We have stayed in many cottages and resorts in Oak Creek through the years and this one is a firm favorite. The large deck over the creek is the most awesome feature and we spent most of our time there. The house inside is luxurious and comfortable. Nice on the eyes but cozy to relax in. Great appliances and has everything you need, from a smart tv, dvd player, satellite, to spices, dishes, utensils, towels, detergents, books, cd's, board games etc. Just bring clothing and food. The cabin is very clean and the beds are super comfortable to sleep in. It has a sense of privacy and the sound of the river ads to the tranquility. It is close to all major Sedona attractions, yet far enough from the maddening crowd. A big plus for us was that the rental is pet friendly. The owner, Barbara, is very professional and manages the rental very well. We also appreciated free use of the red rock pass. Thank you Barbara, we travel often and would love to book again in future.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always love to read reviews......especially the great ones.....but also want to know what we need to do to satisfy our guests. One thing we can't possibly improve on is the creek which is magical!
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Right on the Creek, lovely house in gated community. great for a small family

  • 5 of 5

The home is lovely and in a lush beautiful area of Oak Creek Canyon. great back deck to watch the creek from, beautiful kitchen and living room with a huge TV if nature isnt your thing. I would highly recommend this location. The only downside was that it is across from an even center, and they were having a wedding the first night. I thought it was lovely and when Bidi Bidi Bom Bom by Selena was played I was dancing around the deck like I was in the wedding. It wrapped up around 9:30, which was nice. I thought it was fine, but if you are not a person who wants to listen to the DJ call for the Chicken Dance loud and clear, you may want to check your dates. All over a beautiful residence in a lovely neighborhood and the creek was magical.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful setting, peaceful, serene and close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

The house is well equipped, walking trails directly outside your front door in mature trees, and Serenity PLUS~ CREEKSIDE directly off the back deck! Location is excellent, close enough to downtown and all you need, while maintaining a private, secluded feel at the cottage.

I would absolutely recommend this cottage, just for the property setting alone!

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Barbara (owner) and Shelia (Property manager) were both

extremely helpful and available if needed.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The home has most everything you need...but the surroundings are unbelievable!

  • 4 of 5

The home has most of everything you need - we spent little time at the house because of all there is to do on Oak Creek. We could walk in the neighborhood (absolutely peaceful and gorgeous) or head to West Fork for a hike or, best of all, walk across the street to Indian Garden Deli for a bite to eat. The creek is absolutely beautiful and right below the home. This is the place to stay if you want to be "on the creek"....we recommend it highly!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love, love, love this cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the complete joy of staying at this beautiful cottage over Fathers Day Weekend! The cottage is surrounded by old large oak trees and has a beautiful little garden in the side yard! Inside, the furnishings make the cottage cozy and inviting! Then there is the deck! It overlooks the beautiful Oak Creek were my grandson and I spent most of our visit playing in the shallow water and catching minnows! The deck is up in the trees and the view is amazing and so peaceful! The cottage is across from a small restaurant where you can sit in a rear garden and enjoy wine and amazing food! We absolutely fell in love with this cottage and cannot wait to return...we will no longer stay in one of the many hotels in Sedona now that we have experienced this cottage on Oak Creek! Thank you Barbara, the owner of this property! She was sweet and truly cared that we enjoyed our stay! Barb Hartfelder

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cinncinati, OH

Creek front nice but not house

  • 2 of 5

we had 3 adults and a baby. house really only good for one couple and their 2 children - you have to go through master bedroom to get to deck - not good if anyone sleeping in there!

Also too expensive for what we received

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cottage on Oak Creek advertises that it sleeps 4.....there are 2 beds in one bedroom....twin size and large enough for children or adults and the master bedroom features a king size bed. The deck is accessed through the master bedroom....there is another outside area, a covered porch with a grass yard that also backs up to the creek, it is accessed out the front door. The photos on the web site clearly show all rooms in the house as well as the outside areas .....thank you for the feedback. Barbara
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Car: necessary

Oak Creek Canyon , where our home is located, is just outside of Sedona which has been named as one of the most beautiful places on Earth! Outdoor activities include Slide Rock which is a natural water rock 'slide' created through eons of years by the running waters of Oak Creek as well as a plethora of hiking trails. Sedona features many restaurants, shopping, outdoor activities and natural red rock scenery. This area is known for the Native American wares available as well as its Fine Arts. A short drive will take you to Jerome, a ghost town and historic copper mining community, that is now a fun-filled sight-seeing destination. So much to do!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Sedona, USA

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £94.65
Pet Fee £5.68

Holiday Rates for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's may apply, Please call.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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