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Alta Approach 5 bedroom, 5 miles to Snowbird & Alta check out $79 lift tickets

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

5 Bedroom and 2.5 Baths That Sleeps up to 12 people

we sell the salt lake city superpass @ $79 for alta and snowbird. the daily ticket rate at the ticket window is $96 at alta and $106 at snowbird.

Please call the owner at 877 780 8056 to verify availability or to learn about my other properties listed on Homeaway

320225, 207585, and 320226.


- new 18M high speed internet November 2016

- paint touched up April 2016

- new master shower April 2016

- new 5 piece dinnerware set for 16

- new 5 piece silverware set for 16

- new 3 piece towel sets

- new sheets for all beds

Need a rental condominium that comfortably sleep up to 12 people? Then look no further. With 5 bedrooms, everyone can have a space to call their own. This vacation home includes all the amenities you would come to expect at a luxury hotel. Whether it is a winter ski vacation or a summer get-away in the mountains, your sanctuary awaits you. With a fully furnished gourmet kitchen, flat screen TV with DirecTV, 4 balconies, BBQ and the comfortable atmosphere will make you glad you came and wishing you never had to leave.

When the day’s activities are complete, enjoy the ease of a casual dinner in many of the restaurants located in Cottonwood Heights, Sandy or take a short 20 minute jaunt to Downtown Salt Lake City for some of the amazing culinary offerings the city has to offer.

Accommodations: 5 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths

Bedroom layout: 3 bedrooms and a bonus room with a twin bed on the lower level and a loft on the upper level.

Lower Level:

Master Suite: King bed with sitting area, full bath with spa amenities

Bedroom 2: King bed with shared full bath

Bedroom 3: Queen bed with shared full bath plus bonus room with a twin bed

Loft Level:

Bedroom 1: 2 Queen beds

Bedroom 2: 2 Queen beds

Floor by Floor: Your Home Away From Home:


Enter the main level either by the front door or through the attached two car garage, and enjoy a fully remodeled kitchen that includes: Jennair glass cook top, microwave oven, range, refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, dishwasher, service for 16, utensils, pots and pans, etc., open dining area for 8 plus a 2nd dining area for 6, open floor plan, a gas fireplace plus a Sony 46 inch Flat Screen, and half bath.


The 800 square foot master suite is a getaway in itself with a king-sized bed, sitting area with a gas fireplace, separate bath area with a double vanity, walk-in closet, enclosed toilet and bidet, a stall shower that was completely redone

April 2016 , jetted tub, and private deck. Two additional bedrooms one with a king bed and the other with a queen bed a plus a bonus room with a twin bed and a shared full bath complete the lower level plus a 2 - 4 person dry sauna in lower level hallway.


Accessed by a spiral staircase from the main level, the loft finished in natural wood has 2 bedrooms both with 2 queen beds.

Communication/Entertainment on main level:

Satellite TV, DVD, stereo, CD player, Directv with all the movie channels and NFL ticket

Wireless Internet

For vacation rentals, short-term condominium rentals, family celebrations or group activities, Altabird Rentals is your destination for a home away from home.

Visit our website for more information on this condo alta approach #3.

More Details

Property Manager
Josh Linker
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2017

About Josh Linker

I am the owner/manager of altabirdrentals and i ski daily at Snowbird.

Josh Linker purchased this condo in 2008

Why Josh Linker chose Utah

the reason why i like this property is due to its location. we are located at the base of little cottonwood canyon and the closest rental property to snowbird and alta without staying at the resorts.

What makes this condo unique

views, views, views.


Sandy Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • master bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet , 2 sink area and separate toilet room in the bath area
    bathroom on main level in living area - toilet
    lower level full bath - toilet , shower , located inbetween bedroom 1 and 2
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • master suite - 1 king , this suite has its on sitting area, fireplace, deck and bath
    Bedroom 2 lower level - 1 queen , Shared Bath located inbetween bedroom 1 and 2
    Bedroom 1 lower level - 1 king , Shared Bath located inbetween bedroom 1 and 2
    Bedroom 3 in loft - 2 queen , half bath located on main level
    Bedroom 4 in loft - 2 queen , half bath located on main level
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Alta Approach 5 bedroom, 5 miles to Snowbird & Alta check out $79 lift tickets
average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews

House was perfect for our stay and location was ideal.

  • 4 of 5

My family was happy with stay. The home location was perfect and viewing of mountain was ideal. Would recommend home to friends.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location, yet needs updating

  • 3 of 5

First, Josh, was extremely helpful and available to assist and answer questions at all times. The kitchen was extremely well stocked with dishes, pots & pans, glasses, etc. The location is just down the hill from Alta and Snowbird and a quick drive to the other nearby ski areas. The house and furnishings need to be updated. The seating area could use another sofa and the others need to be replaced. The sauna was a BIG hit and a very nice touch.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Alta snowbird condos around

  • 5 of 5

The condo location is unbeatable! It is fully equipped with every convenience. It is impeccably clean, very spacious and perfect for families with kids. My wife and I stayed with our 3 kids and had plenty of room for everyone. The best part of our stay was the owner who loves kids. He could not have been more welcoming or gracious to ours. The kids felt like they were staying at a relative's place. The owner assisted us with everything from ski equipment rentals to discount lift tickets and restaurant recommendations. We loved it so much we already booked another stay for March.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alta-Snowbird Access

  • 5 of 5

The condo and property manager combined for an excellent stay. Clean, spacious, well-provisioned.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring skiing at its best.

  • 5 of 5

I have been coming to Snowbird annually for over 20 years and the lodging accommodations for this rental have been the best yet. The close proximity to snow bird and alta make it an ideal location. The owner was extremely helpful in recommending places in the area for dining, ski rentals, car rentals, etc. The listing agreement was accurate and the pictures don't show how spacious and well maintained the unit was. Although we enjoyed the great dinng out options each night, we took full advantage of the big kitchen area and utilized the kitchen supplies for each big breakfast and après ski gatherings. The views out of the back of the house and deck were truly spectacular. The location coupled with the owners accessibility provided countless options. I will stay at this rental over any other for too many reasons to mention.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Spring Break Trip!

  • 5 of 5

We took our kids (ages 9 & 11) to Alta for spring break and this condo worked out to be perfect! Short drive up the canyon (about 15 min), but so nice to come home and relax, cook dinner and watch the kids play outside. We enjoyed the hiking trail at the end of the street. Close to grocery stores and restaurants as well. Josh was so helpful and a pleasure to work with. Condo was very clean and had a well-appointed kitchen. I would highly recommend this condo if you want a lot of space and world class skiing in your backyard! Alta does not disappoint :)

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Salt lake city
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Canyon Inn
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Old Mill
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
At the corner of HWY 209 AND 210
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
la caille
Nearest Ski
4 Miles
Car: recommended

Ski: Breathtaking Views:

This amazing rental home offers city views of Salt Lake Valley to the west and south and the slopes of the Wasatch to the north and east. Whether you are watching the sunset or looking at the snow fall on the landscape, this rental vacation home offers convenience, comfort and luxury.

Convenient Access to the Ski Slope:

Due to all the amazing powder that Alta and Snowbird ski resorts offer during winter, the Salt Lake County Sheriff closes Little Cottonwood Canyon for avalanche control work when necessary in the morning just prior to the resorts opening. The closure takes place 1 mile west of the rental condominium. The proximity of the condo provides the ability to be ahead of all the traffic that is waiting at the road block when the canyon opens for uphill traffic. You can expect to be up the hill and on the slopes much faster than the majority of the skiers commuting from other areas of the city.


Rates & Availability

Sandy Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter 2
Feb 20 2017 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Apr 29 2017 - Nov 18 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Jun 13 2017 - Jun 18 2017
6 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 10 2017
6 night minimum stay
Flat fee
early winter
Nov 19 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
christmas new years
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $225 + Tax
Card Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.6%

For parties of 6 or more people AND groups that reserve 5 nights or less may be charged an additional $150 cleaning fee plus fees mentioned in the rate area.
if guest arrives at the property with more people than reservation was booked for, then the guest is responsible for 2 times the published fees for additional guests plus $150 additional cleaning fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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