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Towerhouse - A modern cabin with views of Park City

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Tollgate Canyon House Rental Photos and Description

Towerhouse is located up a semi-improved road off of I80. In the Winter months you must have an all-wheel drive or 4x4 vehicle with snow tires. The roads are plowed, but snow-packed in the Winter and there are 'steep' grades. This is mountain living at it's best, there are lots of log cabins in this friendly community called Pine Meadows Ranch.

The views are spectacular and the wildlife is plentiful. On a daily basis we will see Deer, Elk, Moose, Hawks etc. We look across the valley to the 3 Park City area ski resorts; Deer Valley, Park City and Canyons. At night we can see the lights of the Heber Valley.

Towerhouse was fetured in the magazine Utah Syle and design when it was built in 1996. At the time it was cutting edge with it's use of green materials, radiant heat and unique architecture. The house is 4-stories with 200sq feet on each floor. There are some interesting features that will catch the eye of any artist or designer.

Marty's concept and drawings became a reality with Gigaplex's Hank Louis as the architect.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Marty
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 28, 2016

About Marty

Former Professional Cyclist who has ridden the Tour de France. This was my 'altitude tent' and training grounds. Today I own and work for Jemison Cycling Tours:

Towerhouse continues to be my getaway...

Marty purchased this house in 1996

Why Marty chose Utah

Towerhouse is located up a semi-improved road off of I80. In the Winter months you MUST have an all-wheel drive or 4x4 vehicle with snow tires. The roads are plowed, but snow-packed in the Winter and there are 'steep' grades. This location is for the adventurous minded traveler. This is mountain living at it's best, there are lots of log cabins in this friendly community called Pine Meadows Ranch.

The views are spectacular and the wildlife is plentiful. On a daily basis we will see Deer, Elk, Moose, Hawks etc. We look across the valley to the 3 Park City area ski resorts; Deer Valley, Park City and Canyons. At night we can see the lights of the Heber Valley.

Towerhouse was fetured in the magazine Utah Syle and design when it was built in 1996. At the time it was cutting edge with it's use of green materials, radiant heat and unique architecture. The house is 4-stories with 200sq feet on each floor. There are some interesting features that will catch the eye of any artist or designer.

What makes this house unique

The views are spectacular and the wildlife is plentiful. On a daily basis we will see Deer, Elk, Moose, Hawks etc. We look across the valley to the 3 Park City area ski resorts; Deer Valley, Park City and Canyons. At night we can see the lights of the Heber Valley.

Towerhouse was fetured in the magazine Utah Syle and design when it was built in 1996. At the time it was cutting edge with it's use of green materials, radiant heat and unique architecture. The house is 4-stories with 200sq feet on each floor. There are some interesting features that will catch the eye of any artist or designer.

If you want a real Rocky Mountain experience this is it. Out the door you can go sledding, hiking, x-country skiing or snowshoeing.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Towerhouse - A modern cabin with views of Park City
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews
5

Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5

Towerhouse is beautiful, comfy and more than well-stocked with everything you might need for your stay. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Even in stormy weather. Close enough to town but quiet and secluded. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

best new year vacation

  • 5 of 5

it was very enjoyable time during the new year, towerhouse was very clean. all furniture pretty new. the view was amazing. during winter time you have to have 4 wheel drive car. overall it was one of my best vacation. can't wait to come back

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Mountain retreat with incredible views!

  • 4 of 5

This property is situated high up near the crest of the mountain and has views of the valley and the ski areas that are simply fabulous! At night the views of the skies and the views of the valley below are incredible. We enjoyed sunrise and sunset and were never disappointed with the scenery.

There is a five mile drive after you leave the interstate. The road is well maintained and easily traveled, but you do need four wheel drive during the snow season. The drive from the interstate to the house took about 20 minutes , even with all the snow. Not a bad drive at all.

The property was spotless, everything was clean and orderly. The house was well stocked with everything that you would need , other than food. The bathrooms were very clean and well stocked with plenty of towels and cloths. The kitchen was simple in design, but very functional. There were plenty of pots, pans and dishes for any cooking needs.

The house is tastefully decorated and pleasing in colors and textures. You need to be ready for lots of stair climbing, as there are three floors you will be travelling. The owner, Marty, was easy to work with and very helpful and cordial. The only slight complaint that we might have is that we are used to a soft bed and bedding, however the towerhouse has a very firm bed; not uncomfortable, but very firm.

We will certainly stay there again, and we will recommend it to anyone looking for a great mountain getaway!!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

This was a great stay at a unique house in a beautiful location. Marty was very nice and helpful with the check-in process. Park City is not too far away and the area is full of adventurous things to do. We truly enjoyed our trip here and would definitely book this house again.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you :)
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4

Enjoyed the house and the great views

  • 4 of 5

Towerhouse was a great place to stay outside of the city. It was clean and very comfortable. The deck was a great place to view the Moose, Elk, Deer, and all the different birds. The view of Park City lights at night was spectacular. It will be even better when they get I 80 Westbound finished. Would have enjoyed the swing and bench outside the house but the overgrowth prevented their use. Would recommend Towerhouse for anyone wanting to have easy access to Park City and enjoy the mountain life at the same time.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in the mountains!

  • 5 of 5

Towerhouse was just fantastic. We had a summer visit, and the views were beautiful and stretched for miles. The house is very comfortable well stocked. It has everything you need to make your stay great. Marty, the owner, was very responsive and easy to work with. We had a wonderful time and wouldn't hesitate to recommend the house.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
42 Miles
Salt Lake International
Car: necessary

12 years ago Towerhouse (the name of the house) was only accessible in the winter by snow cat, snowmobile or snowshoes. Today the road is plowed, but remains a snow packed road throughout the winter. Towerhouse is located up a semi-improved road off of I80 at 8000ft. In the Winter months you must have an all-wheel drive or 4x4 vehicle with snow tires. The roads are plowed, but snow-packed in the Winter and there are 'steep' grades.

This is mountain living at it's best. There are lots of log cabins in this friendly community called Pine Meadows Ranch.

The views are spectacular and the wildlife is plentiful. On a daily basis we will see Deer, Elk, Moose, Hawks, Porcupines etc. We look across the valley to the 3 Park City area ski resorts; Deer Valley, Park City and Canyons. At night we can see the lights of the Heber Valley.

Towerhouse was featured in Utah Syle & design when it was built in 1996. At the time it was cutting edge with its use of green materials, radiant heat and unique architecture. The house is 4-stories with 490 sq feet on each floor. There are some interesting features that will catch the eye of any artist or designer.

Rates & Availability

Tollgate Canyon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$149
$975
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.05%

We accept cash, checks, major credit cards and PayPal.

You must have an all-wheel-vehicle with snow tires to access Towerhouse in the winter without issue:)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Tollgate Canyon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - downstairs - toilet , tub
    Bathroom - Master Bedroom - toilet , shower , Glass block shower
  • The house has two bathrooms, one on the entry level and one with the Master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom Master - 1 queen
    Living room - pull out sofa or air mattress - 1 double , Living room has a pull out matress or optional air mattress
  • Master bedroom is on the top floor of Towerhouse. Each floor is 400 sq/ft.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Please contact me to ask additional information. Venturing into Park City is a 15-20min drive, although Towerhouse has stunning views of the city.

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

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