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5-Star Luxury Estate near Bryce Canyon, 30 Mins to National Parks, Free Bacon!

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 6,000 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

6 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

✧ Please allow 72 hours notice for instant bookings.



- 30-minutes from Zion, also close to Bryce, Brian Head and Cedar Breaks National Parks

- You can, 'BYOH' - Bring your own Horse - boarding available 4 - 6 horses

- Long trails on-site for ATV or snowmobiling tours

- Earth stone pizza oven!

- Two family great rooms

- Three fireplaces

- Game room with 70 inch TV Theater, pinball, shuffle board, Xbox 360

- Office with computer, printer, high-speed DSL, Wi-Fi

- Gas barbecue

- 10 person salt water hot tub

- Master Suite with all the amenities, fireplace, full bath, balcony with incredible views, TV.

- Basement Bunk Room for additional sleeping! And it opens to an outdoor patio which leads to the enclosed grassy "play area" with outdoor games.


This incredible 40 acre log home estate is arguably the finest home on Cedar Mountain in the prestigious Elk Ridge Estates!

If you are seeking only the best accommodations for your southern Utah experience, then look no further. This 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath estate is 6000 sq. Ft and offers the ideal blend of warmth, rustic appeal, real artisan assembled logs, and high-end finishes.

Blending the comforts of an indoor sanctuary with the tranquility of the mountain atmosphere, this two level home is designed with plenty of space for relaxation. From the kitchen to the dining area to the two great rooms, the open, yet cozy layout provides the perfect atmosphere for entertaining friends and family.

The upper great room has 20 foot ceilings, a stunning fireplace and comfortably seats 12 people. The lower great room overlooks the sweeping valley floor and has seating for up to 8 people.

The home has three fireplaces, and state of the art control of the 4 audio system throughout with four (4) large flat panel TVs, DirecTV satellite, DVD, and iPod station.

The game room has a 70 inch TV theater, pinball machine, shuffle board, and Xbox 360 system and high-speed DSL internet with WiFi. The large separate office has a built in desk, printer and reading chairs.

Just outside the lower level, enjoy the sweeping views as you relax by the large gas fire pit or in the 10 person built-in salt water hot tub.

The kitchen comes fully equipped with commercial gas earth-stone pizza oven, double conventional ovens, warming draws, ice maker, among other high end appliances, including a wine refrigerator. Off of the kitchen deck you will find a large gas bar-b-q grill.


We are located within driving distance to several national parks, monuments, recreational areas, forests, and lakes, all which provide unlimited outdoor activities! In the winter you can enjoy snow skiing at Brian Head, or directly from the property cross country skiing (snowshoeing) and snowmobiling. If you’re up for an extra excursion, you can visit Las Vegas (220 miles), north end of the Grand Canyon (110 miles) and Lake Powell (100 miles).

In the summer you can enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding or all terrain vehicle on the hundreds of miles of mapped trails. Or you can fish on the nearby lakes, ponds, and streams.

For the horse lover, guests can board there horses in our large 1.5 acre sand corral, 4 enclosed stables, and/or 5 acre fenced grass pasture (additional fees apply).

There is an international airport in Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. Cedar City has a regional airport. Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, and Cedar City are accessible through Interstate 15. Elk Ridge Estates is located at the junction of SR14 and SR89. This fantastic estate is just a 36 mile scenic drive up I-14 to Cedar Mountain. If coming up SR14 through Cedar City go past Duck Creek, Swains Creek, Harris Flat, and Stout Canyon. Make a left turn just after the Dixie National Forest sign' (1.3 miles past Stout Canyon Exit). Make your first right turn on Manitoban Trail and we are on the left with the large log entry system that says '3 little bears'.

No smoking. Pets will be considered on a case by case basis and an additional fee is required.

More Details

Property Manager
Elite Destination Homes
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Elite Destination Homes

At Elite Destination Homes we bring family & friends together in some of the world’s most inspiring vacation homes. Our luxury rental villas are stunning, comfortable properties located in highly sought after destinations across the globe. We handpick our homes based on their distinctive features and the care given to them by their owners.

Whether it’s a Hawaiian retreat, sleek New York apartment or historic Parisian townhouse, every Elite home is a place to build memories that will last a lifetime.

Why Elite Destination Homes chose Utah

Located in Southern Utah, Zion National Park is a monument to natural beauty. Known for its extraordinary landscape of red mountains, hoodoos and canyon rivers, the park is a hiker’s paradise. Come for the bird watching, stargazing, hiking, skiing, or snowshoeing. Zion National Park is a nature lover’s paradise.

What makes this estate unique

A six thousand square foot home in Southern Utah, Bryce Canyon Estate is rustic luxury at its best. With its professional kitchen and outdoor barbeque, two gorgeous great rooms, a state-of-the art entertainment and game room, expansive lawn, gardens, salt-water hot tub, plus Elite’s five-star concierge service, all in the heart of Southern Utah’s national park system, you will want for nothing on your luxury Zion National Park vacation.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you so much for making out trip so unique. W would never have been able to do many of the once in a lifetime things we did without your help. The fresh eggs and milk were so delicious and our whole group immensely enjoyed milking cows, collecting eggs, and watching baby calves run wild. Thanks again!
Jun 2014
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Duck Creek Village Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Double sinks and makeup vanity
    Junior Suite 1 & 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom connects the two upper Jr. Suites
    Junior Suite 3 & 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom connects the two lower Jr. Suites
    Bunk Room - toilet , combination tub/shower , Large farm style vanity sink
    Upper Powder Room - toilet
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Master - 1 king , Fireplace, Flat Screen TV, Balcony, Suite Full Bath
    Junior Suite 1 - 1 queen , Sound system, shared bath, incredible views
    Junior Suite 2 - 1 queen , Sound System, shared bath, incredible views
    Junior Suite 3 - 1 queen , Sound system, shared bath, incredible views
    Bunk Room - 9 twin/ single , Bunk room with 9 twin beds, opens to outdoor patio
    Junior Suite 4 - 1 queen , Sound system, shared bath and incredible views
  • Well-designed sleeping arrangements accommodate a large family, multi-family, or several couples. The Master Suite is located on the main floor of the home with a king bed, large spacious bathroom with double vanities, walk in shower, and Jacuzzi tub. Adjacent to the Master you will find two Junior Suites with queen beds and a connecting bathroom. The lower level of the home has two Junior Suites with queen beds, a connecting bathroom, a kid’s bunk room that sleeps up to 9 and has its’ own bathroom. No room is without a great view! 15 person max occupancy. Note: For each additional person it's a $50/day charge, up to a max of 19 people.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • pond
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Other subtleties of this estate includes- a backup generator that will run the entire home in case of a power outage, asphalt paved driveway, outdoor speakers, firewood provided, accommodations for horses with corral, stables, and fenced open pasture.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

5-Star Luxury Estate near Bryce Canyon, 30 Mins to National Parks, Free Bacon!
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Beautiful, amazing house! The views are spectacular, and the house is well appointed!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of ten stayed in this beautiful house nestled in the mountains. The house beautifully appointed and large enough for us. The jacuzzi, fire pit, and lawn in back were all used every day by all of us. Mattie, the property manager was so gracious and helped us with any issue that came up. Just loved the whole vacation and would definitely recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you and your family enjoyed our home! This is definitely one of the best places to host a large family vacation. There are so many things to do and so much to enjoy! Thank you for your wonderful review. We hope that you will book with Elite Destination Homes again in the near future!
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Best place ever!

  • 5 of 5

We travel and hike in a different National Park every summer and always rent a cabin for 12-15 adults. This "mansion" was the best stocked cabin we've ever rented! We cooked most of our meals in the gourmet kitchen: double ovens, pizza oven, ice maker, wine fridge and loved the views of the canyon from the 15 person hot tub & seating area. We enjoyed the deer at the watering hole and in the front driveway. The cabin was spacious and super comfy! Our concierge, Mattie, was super fantastic! And hiking in Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks was fabulous! 3 H Hiking Club Phoenix

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Incredible Base Camp!

  • 5 of 5

The Bryce Canyon Estate was everything we could have dreamed of. The listing description was accurate in all regards, and if anything, the description did not do the place justice. The location was great, the setting was idyllic, the house was amazing, and the amenities were the best of anywhere that I have ever stayed. The property was clean and taken care of, and our concierge, Matty, was a huge help before and during our stay. To spend our days exploring the majestic beauty of Zion, Bryce Canyon, and Grand Canyon National Parks and then come back to an idyllic place like this each evening was a dream come true. I cannot recommend this property highly enough. If only we could have just stayed!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

For spring break this year I gave my children (ages 8 - 25) the option of going to Hawaii or the Duck Creek area and they chose Duck Creek. We were not disappointed! We all stayed very busy hiking, climbing, horse riding, ATV's and spending time at the house. The home was amazing, exceeded all expectations. We have traveled quite a bit over the years as a family and stayed at many luxury homes. When we left, my kids all agreed that this vacation was their all time favorite. I am sure we will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: That is so wonderful - thank you for your review! We are so happy you and your family had a memorable vacation! We are glad you took advantage of the many family friendly activities and excursions in the area and we hope you will stay with us again.
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Thanksgiving retreat

  • 5 of 5

An amazing home for two families. The kitchen was the most well-stocked kitchen of any house we have ever rented. Clearly, the owners like to cook as much as we do! The home was perfectly located for hiking excursions to Bryce and Zion. The scenery from the home was outstanding. Mattie was a wonderful help. She even arranged for a friend to come snowplow the drive when we had trouble getting down the drive in our rear-wheel drive vehicle. The only negatives were that the downstairs fireplace did not work (apparently it had worked right before we got here though so just needs to be fixed before the next guest arrives) and the remote system is a little crazy. The tv upstairs often interfered with the tv downstairs and vice versa. When someone changed the channel upstairs it changed channels downstairs too and if we put music on upstairs, it sometimes turned the downstairs tv off. The remotes probably just need to be reprogrammed. Otherwise, we cannot say enough good things about our stay. In fact, our close friends have already booked the home for next Thanksgiving based on our recommendations. This place is a hidden gem.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed the home for the most part. We are sorry the TV gave you some issues, it can be a little tricky, we will look at our manual to see if it needs to be worded a little better. And thank you for letting us know about the fireplace, we will look into that as well. Again, thank you for your feedback, and so glad to know that you had a nice time at Bryce Canyon Estate! We would love to have you stay with us again!
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  • 5 of 5

This place is amazing! We drove up late at night to an immaculate empire that we thoroughly enjoyed when we came back from Bryce, Zion, and northern part of the Grand Canyon. The outside was beautiful day and night which we enjoyed the fire pit and the salt hot tub. Also, we never seen so many stars if you turn off the lights on the nifty remote which you can turn on the lights and music from afar or in the house. Inside of the house was even more grand with all comfy couches, beds, and we had a blast with the pinball and xbox. And the deer just roams freely with a splash of chipmunk, wild turkey, etc. Loved it and will come back in a heart beat.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It doesn't get much better than this, does it? Thank you so much for your review, we are happy you enjoyed your time and look forward to welcoming you back!
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Nearest Airport
220 Miles
McCarran (LAS) or Salt Lake (SLC)
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
SR14 & SR 89
Nearest Ski
33 Miles
Brian Head
Car: recommended

Places to visit- view Map. Bryce Canyon, Zion National Park, Capitol Reef, Coral Pink Sand Dunes, Cedar Breaks, Dixie National Forest, Panguitch Lake, Aspen Mirror Lake, Navajo Lake, Brian Head, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Grand Staircase, North Rim of Grand Canyon, and Lake Powell.

Directions: There is an international airport in Las Vegas and Salt Lake City. Cedar City has a regional airport. Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, and Cedar City are accessible through Interstate 15. Elk Ridge Estates is located at the junction of SR14 and SR89. This fantastic estate is just a 36 mile scenic drive up SR14 to Cedar Mountain. If coming up I-14 through Cedar City go past Duck Creek, Swains Creek, Harris Flat, and Stout Canyon. Make a left turn just after the 'Dixie National Forest Sign' (1.3 miles past Stout Canyon exit). Make your first right turn on Manitoban Trail and we are on the left with the large log entry system that says '3 Little Bears'.

IMPORTANT: The closest major grocery stores are in Cedar City or the town Panguitch. Both are 30-40 miles away from the home. A few basic items and gas can be found at Tod's Market 3 miles away.


Rates & Availability

Duck Creek Village Estate Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
May 16 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Sep 4 2017 - Dec 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
Dec 4 2017 - Jan 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Jan 17 2018 - Mar 6 2018
2 night minimum stay
Spring Break & Easter
Mar 7 2018 - Apr 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Apr 24 2018 - May 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
High Season
May 16 2018 - Sep 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Sep 4 2018 - Dec 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
High Season
Dec 4 2018 - Jan 16 2019
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Pet Fee $150
Cleaning Fee $389.2
Tax Rate 11.2%

11.2% tax not included
$99 Damage Insurance available
2.5% processing fee
Approximate daily and weekly rates and are subject to change until you receive a quote from the owner, including the days of the month and/or holidays you stay.
Pet fee of $150. (Dog kennel & horse boarding fees upon request. Bring food for pets & horses.)
Concierge fee (optional) is TBD based on needs.
Guests staying one week or more, we will provide a day per week of housekeeping during your stay.
Pricing is for a maximum of 10 guests.
For each additional guest, there is a $50 charge per day, up to a max of 15.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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