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Sun Valley/Lane Ranch Family Lodge- Close to EVERYTHING!

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
5 nights


Sun Valley House Rental Photos and Description

4+ Bedrooms, 4 Full Bathrooms, (sleeps 10-14)

Lodging Features: This superior four-bedroom+den/four-bath mountain lodge-style home features radiant heat throughout the entire house. At 4,000 square feet, this family home provides a spacious kitchen with island; adjacent to a grand rock wood-burning fireplace in the comfortable living room. The house has three TVs with cable, wireless internet access, and a spacious patio with BBQ. Perfect location for all things Sun Valley.

Complex Features: The home is part of a very private, secluded and upscale Lane Ranch Community. Lane Ranch is a traffic-restricted community, that shares access to a clubhouse, hot tub, summer swimming pool and tennis courts. The area offers a free shuttle that picks up just 4 blocks away which will transport you to both ski lifts on Bald Mountain, downtown Ketchum, Sun Valley Resort and Elkhorn Resort.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Geoff Tickner and Meagan WIlson
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 25, 2016
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based on 5 traveler reviews

Sun Valley/Lane Ranch Family Lodge- Close to EVERYTHING!
average rating of 4.2 based on 5 reviews

The perfect get away.

  • 5 of 5

This property was the perfect get away. The house is in a great community that is close enough to town that you could ride bikes.

The house itself feels like home away from home. Nicely decorated with a western, but modern free. Large enough kitchen to manage feeding a small army.

This is the perfect get away.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic home and perfect for what we needed

  • 5 of 5

This was by far the best home rental experience I have had ever between the owner and the home itself. Home was so lovely and spacious and extremely functional for all our skiing needs. I can't wait to come back and will recommend to all my friends. Geoff was so accommodating and great to work with. We especially loved the heated floors and friendliness toward allowing our dogs. We will be back very soon.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at this lovely home twice in the last 3 years. Both in the summer months. The Lane Ranch Pool access is a big bonus as is the large kitchen and great room. The outdoor patio is very enjoyable as well! The location is perfect for dining out, skiers and golfers. The set-up with two in-suite bathrooms is great for two couples traveling together. Plenty of room for kids as well! Will book this home again!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

Our family thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this spacious, well-equipped and comfortable home. The beautiful view of snow and trees outside along with seeing beautiful elk one morning from the living room windows was such a treat. The kitchen had everything we needed to make a few big family dinners and the mud/laundry room is huge and perfect for storing all of our ski clothes, boots, etc. The master bedroom is spacious and comfortable and the overall decor of this house is very tasteful with much attention to detail. The owner was helpful and available as well. We would recommend this house to anyone who is looking for a spacious and comfortable place to relax and enjoy Sun Valley.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice House - Unaccommodating Owner

  • 1 of 5

I had personally visited this house and several others in the area over a year before our family wedding vacation in September of 2014. I also met the homeowner, Geoff.

The main reason that I picked this house over the others was because of the lovely unobstructed view of the mountains and the quiet peaceful setting from the back yard and patio.

The house itself is beautifully rustic, conveniently located, very spacious, nicely furnished and met the needs of the 11 people staying there. It has a large functional kitchen, room to relax, ample beds and like mentioned above, had a great back patio and yard. The sleeping arrangements are geared more toward young adults or children as there are only two bedrooms without single or bunk beds. The openness made the noise resonate upstairs more than we had anticipated.

A new development was going in behind the house and the local water company had to tie into the existing water line, right beyond Geoff’s property line. For 5 days we listened to heavy equipment just 30 yards from the back patio that started at 7:30 AM and ran until 6:00 PM, totally disrupting the peaceful backyard setting.

To make matters worse, we ended up being without water for 3 consecutive days with the outages lasting between 2 & 6 hours. The outages were untimely and caused much stress and frustration because of the uncertainty of how long each would last and when the next one might occur.

Unfortunately, Geoff failed to disclose the construction project prior to our arrival. Once the construction started and I contacted him, he agreed to only act as an advocate for us with the water company and he took no responsibility as the homeowner to accommodate us. This terrible experience totally overshadowed any and everything to do with the house itself. When the water company failed to do anything for us (he wanted them to pay for our entire stay), he offered no compensation or even an apology for the inconveniences that we experienced.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have rented our house out for years with only positive feedback. This guest is the outlier. My mistake for renting to this particular guest in the first place as I spent months answering their numerous questions ( what type of coffee makers in house? fishing equipment for kids? etc.) and accommodated their request for changes to the number of nights, etc. I should have gone with my gut that this guest was not worth the effort and would never be satisfied or have a positive experience.
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Sun Valley (SUN) or (BOI) Boise
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Downtown Ketchum
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sun Valley Resort
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway ID 75
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Downtown Ketchum
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Bald Mountain and Dollar Mountain
Car: necessary

Sun Valley, Idaho may be famous for its alpine skiing, but the range of activities here is truly limitless. When waking up to clear blue skies, the question isn’t what are we going to do, but what aren’t we going to do?!

Arts & Culture - discover Sun Valley's thriving arts & culture community.

Sports & Recreation - an endless variety of spectacular scenery and sporting diversions.

Health & Wellness - breathe in the mountain air, and you discover health and wellness in Sun Valley.

Just for Kids - family-friendly activities for all.

Enjoy the Fresh Air!


Rates & Availability

Sun Valley House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter High Season
Dec 15 2016 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Summer High Season
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0

Rates are subject to change until the first payment is made. This is a non-refundable deposit that is 1/2 of the rental price. The remaining balance is due no later than 30 days before your stay and is also non-refundable. Please send check to 300 Uplands Drive, Hillsborough, CA 94010 or pay through pay pal.

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Sun Valley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Resort ...
  • Town ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Fabulous two headed shower with two person tub.
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , This is the bathroom for the bunk rooms
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , shower , Attached to Guest Room
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , This is the downstairs bath for the office bedroom
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Boys Room - 2 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
    Girls Room - 2 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
    Master - 1 king , Romantic Fireplace in room and view of the Mountain
    Guest Room - 1 queen
    Bunk Room/Play Room - 4 twin/ single , Two Twin Beds, a day bed that makes 2 twins or one king
    Office - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Pull out sofa in the office is a queen - full bath
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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