Location: Sedona, Main Arizona (excludes Phoenix, Tucson & South AZ), Arizona, USA (Sedona)
Accommodations: House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths Sleeps 9. Self contained studio (sleeps 2-3) is an extra option - see details below.
The "House of the Smiling Sun" is a luxurious,comfortable, family friendly home with breathtaking- 360 degree -panoramic views or Cathedral Rock and the Mongolian rim.
Located in the peaceful and tranquil 'Cup of Gold Estates" in the panoramic and "low light zone" of Sedona, the home offers the very finest Sedona views , with brilliant star filled night skies- which can be appreciated from the homes large theraputic hot spa.
The "House of the Smiling sun" is a unique,spacious ,sun filled home with walls of glass overlooking the spectacular views in the living room and views from every window in the house.
It also offers creative, artistic features throughout , comfortable furnishings and grand fireplace in the living room .
There are two large decks -from which the red rock formations of Sedona can be viewed with head on scenes of the famous Cathedral Rock -(the second most photographed rock in the United States), Pyramid Rock, the mongolian rim and sugarloaf rock.
The spectacular Cathedral Rock is so close that it almost feels as if you can touch it from the deck!
The fully equipped kitchen is fitted with black granite countertops and cherry wood cabinetry.there is a large sub zero fridge/freezer and a stainless steel viking stove and grill.The kitchen is open plan to the dining room- so you can even enjoy the views whilst cooking supper.
This property has 3 beautifully arranged, designer decorated , comfortable bedrooms.
The master bedroom has a very comfortable king sized pillow top mattress , a large arched picture window and direct access to the courtyard.The master bathroom has a large glass shower and a sunken jacuzzi tub .
The second bedroom [ The sunlight bedroom ] has a king and a twin bed, picture windows overlooking the rocks, a large closet and direct access to the hot tub deck.
The third bedroom [ The nature bedroom ] has a queen and 2 single beds and also has views over the red rocks.The nature bedroom is a favourite with children as it is handpainted by a local artist with scenes of nature.
The outdoors features red rock masonry, swinging love seats and a trail from the garden that leads to the beautiful Oak Creek River (15 minutes walk). There are many areas for privacy and relaxation in the backyard.
In addition to the main home there is a self contained studio with a queen sized bed and its own deck ,which is attached to the main home and offers an ideal extra bedroom for a guest group larger than 9 people.
Within very close proximity are Red Rock State Park and Red Rock Crossing, which are two of Sedona's most popular nature attractions.
The centre of town is a 10 minute drive away.
The Golf course is 5 minutes away and there is a community skate park -10 minutes away.
The nearest supermarkets are Safeway, Basha's and new Frontiers which are within a 10 to 15 minute drive.
Located on a road of custom “horse properties”, on a high desert mesa completely encircled by mountains the "House of the smiling sun" is ideal for those who want to experience the natural beauty, magnificent sunsets and sunrises in Sedona , whilst having easy access to the main tourist center of town.
Location: On the outskirts of Sedona, in the countryside of the highly desirable "Turquoise Triangle" (Sedona-Jerome-Cottonwood) area of the Verde Valley. Two hours north of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Close enough for a day trip to the Grand Canyon.
Holiday periods + 25%
These rates include up to 9 guests.
Couples only using the ground floor-(king master bedroom and living area, with decks overlooking the rocks), are given a 15% discount.
Also available as an extra when renting the main house
(For an additional charge of $1,850/month):
is the Self contained studio with private deck overlooking Cathedral Rock
The Laundry / Cleaning fees are as follows:
$160 for 2 guests
$250 for up to 6 guests
$300 for up to 9 guests and $350 for up to 12 guests.
Deposit - when the booking is made 50% of rental fee is due.
The balance is due 30 days before rental commences.
Cancellations: FULL REFUND is given minus $200 admin. fee when cancellation notice is given thirty days before arrival date.
In the event that cancellation notice arrives with less than 30 days notice a full refund minus the $200 admin fee will be given only if we are able to re-book those dates.
DESCRIPTION OF AREA:
The home is not located in a subdivision. The neighborhood is beautiful for its views, wildlife, and the many pueblo style custom homes. It is upscale and very safe. All of the properties in the neighborhood are on 1.6 acre minimum lots and are mostly unfenced (except for horse corrals), giving it that wide-open Southwestern feeling. There are numerous hiking, biking, and ATV trails in the immediate surrounding area.
More Great Reasons to Stay with Us:
• You'll pay less than in uptown Sedona
• More privacy and less crowding, by staying in the center of the "Turquoise Triangle."
• You'll receive prompt and personal attention because the owner takes pride in ownership of this home and lives in the same beautiful neighborhood.
• Massage therapist by request
• Cleaner/ housekeeper by request
Sedona is a beautiful place to visit. It's known for its red rock formations which millions come to visit from all over the world. It is also a new age spiritual mecca and many people come to visit the energy vortexes.
Sedona is also home to quite a few unique festivals including “Sedona on the Rocks Jazz Fest” and the nationally renowned “Sedona's International Film Festival.”
Whether relaxing in the hot tub under the Sedona stars or trailblazing the dessert in a jeep tour, this will be an unforgettable vacation.
House Of The Smiling Sun, detailed description:
Sleeps 9 to 12.
A wonderful 3 bedroom home in the Red Rock Loop area offering relaxation, comfort and breathtaking views of the red rocks, including Cathedral Rock. Beautifully and artistically decorated with designer touches throughout
The large open living room with high ceiling and African slate tiled floor provides lots of comfortable seating to enjoy the red rock views. The fully equipped kitchen is open to the great room and has a gas stove and sub-zero refrigerator. With lots of comfortable seating, the deck spans the great room off the back of the home allowing plenty of space for everyone to relax. A salt water hot tub with it's own spectacular view awaits from a lower private patio.
This home is also perfect for a couple, using only the main floor, which includes master bedroom with king bed. Excellent for honeymoon or anniversary couples. !5% discount for this option.
• Master Bedroom: King
• Second Bedroom: King and one twin
• Third Bedroom: Queen, and two twins
• Further beds are available upon request for an additional charge
• Large Jetted Tub in Master Bath
• Separate Shower in Master Bath
• Large Living Room with 18' Ceiling & African Slate Floor
• Laundry Room
• Ceiling Fans
• Two Levels
Also available as an extra when renting the main house
[For an additional charge of $1.850 month ]
Self contained artist studio with deck overlooking Cathedral Rock
• Fully fitted kitchen
• Double IKEA pull-out bed
• Bathroom and shower
• Private entrance
• Attached to main building
NOTE: For exclusive rental of this studio only, contact agent
• Gated Courtyard Entryway with fountain
• Huge Wide Screen Satellite TV & DVD Player in Large Living Room
• Huge Wood Burning Fireplace in Large Living Room
• Fully Equipped Kitchen
• Gas Stove
• Coffee Maker
• Granite Countertops
• Subzero Refrigerator and Freezer
• Viking Gas Range
• Private Salt Water Hot Tub with breathtaking Views.
• High-speed Wireless Internet
• Private Backyard with a trail to Oak Creek
• Several Outdoor Patios and Seating Areas with Spectacular Red Rock Views
• Comfortable Seats for All
• View of Cathedral Rock
Other photos available upon request.
Sidenote: We also have a luxury available to rent that sleeps 6 to 8 in Scottsdale, which is a spot that many people come from to visit Sedona.