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Passive-Solar with Great Views in Escalante, Utah

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 3-6)

Passive solar home designed with Frank Llyod Wright principles. Big sky view of Kaiparowits plateau with Rattlesnake Butte in foreground.

Custom CKD kitchen with luxury appliances Wolf/Sub Zero/Asko. Washer & dryer. Hiking outside front door to Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument with 1.9 million acres of wild lands.

Organic vegetable garden produce when in season. Local professional guides available for hiking, canyoneering, fishing and hunting.

Keywords: House


Owner
Ricki & Sandy Brown
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Ricki & Sandy Brown

Ricki & Sandy Brown, are deserts rats. We moved to Southern Utah to enjoy the canyons and mountains, hiking and biking being our passions. (We can direct you to secret spots.) We live next door to our vacation home in our own private place.

Ricki & Sandy Brown purchased this house in 2005

Why Ricki & Sandy Brown chose Utah

Escalante is the most remote village in the mainland USA and represents the New West. For us, it's a new life in close harmony with nature and all things wild.

What makes this house unique

The most talked about issues are the silence, the golden light, along with the clarity of the heavens. You'll want to experience the wild, quiet west as the weather turns.

Amenities

Escalante House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Sun Flower shower head and hand-held shower head
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (3)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
Notes:
'hike from doorstep' Photographer's dream. Quiet. Recycle glass and aluminum.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Passive-Solar with Great Views in Escalante, Utah
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 36 reviews
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable house with all the needed amenities. Centrally located to amazing hikes and slot canyons.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful landscape and home!

  • 5 of 5

The adorable, well decorated house has everything you could need to cook and be comfortable including incredible views of the high desert. The hosts are welcoming and available when needed. Great stay!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best place to stay in Escalante!

  • 5 of 5

Great location close to town. It's quiet, with beautiful views and has everything you need. The owners are extremely nice and informative about the area. Dining out is limited so we brought all our groceries and had home cooked meals every night, worked out perfectly.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house with great views and hosts

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 11 nights in La Luz. Excellent base for exploring the Escalante area. Sandy and Ricky are very friendly hosts with outstanding knowledge of the area. Having come to Escalante for the past 16 years, we knew the area pretty well but Ricky suggested another 6 months worth of excellent hikes. Need to come back!!! The house is very comfortable and very nicely located on the edge of the town. Thank you Sandy and Ricky for a vet enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having your family stay with us. Thank you for looking after the house so well, especially while we were gone. You're welcomed back anytime. Sandy and Ricki
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5

Perfect home away from home for touring Escalante

  • 5 of 5

Great base for hiking in Escalante. Ricki was a wonderful host who assisted us with hike and restaurant recommendations. Very nice home with modern Asian themed kitchen, lots of light and privacy.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time booking a VRBO property and we are so glad that we did. La Luz is the perfect home away from home! The house was very modern and chic, with extra touches of the local characteristics. The beds were very comfortable and everything was in perfect working order! The owners Ricki and Sandy do an excellent job of informing you about the house, as well as the area, and optional activities. Don't hesitate to reserve La Luz for your family...you won't be disappointed! And if you have a larger family, rent La Luna as well! Loved it!

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Escalante Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Cowboy Blues
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 12
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Circle D
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Wide Hollow Reservoir
Car: necessary

'canyoneering' , 'backpacking' , 'sky watching,' slot canyons, hiking, scenic drives, National Parks, Peek-a-Boo slot, Escalante National Monument, GSENM

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Rates & Availability

Escalante House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter Season
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$190
$1,225
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$210
$1,225
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
CLEANING FEE $75
Tax Rate 13.3%

30-day cancellation policy.
This is a 4 person rental additional persons above 4, $50.00 per person per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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