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Quiet Cabin in Kaibab Natl Forest: Grand Canyon / Polar Express Exclusive

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious 2-Story Log Home, 3 BD/2BA + Loft (Sleeps 10)

This true log cabin provides for a peaceful retreat for solitude and family gatherings. We are located one hour from the Grand Canyon South Rim. Our location is ideal for family gatherings, anniversaries, birthdays, outdoor adventures, and other memorable occasions.

Wawona Lodge is located in a private community in Williams, AZ. It rests atop 7+ acres. Restaurants, boutiques, and Safeway, including Starbucks, are within 2 miles. Flagstaff is 30 miles east and Sedona one hour southeast. At 7,200 feet you will enjoy the cooler weather, fresh air, and relaxation in the company of family and friends.

This two-story cabin has 2,000+ sq ft with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The entry level features a great room with a cathedral ceiling and a floor to ceiling river rock gas fireplace. There are two TVs & DVD players, iPod dock/clock, two sofas, 7-seat dining area, full kitchen, laundry room, and garage access. The cabin is equipped with central air, heat and Wi-Fi. Outside, there is a wrap-around deck with seating and a propane BBQ grill.

Bedrooms: The first floor has one bedroom with a queen size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower/tub. The upper level has two bedrooms and a loft. The extra-large master bedroom has several beds; two kings and one full-size bed; including a sitting/reading area. The kids' suite has two sets of bunk beds and serves as a pass through area from the loft to the master. Both bedrooms have doors for privacy and separate access to the bathroom. The loft includes a sofa and futon. All bedrooms and bathrooms come equipped with fresh linens and towels.

Attractions: As the Gateway to the Grand Canyon (55mi) and home to the Polar Express, Williams will not disappoint. Take a stroll down Route 66 or hop over to Flagstaff and Sedona to round out your Arizona adventure. And, for those who simply want a refreshing getaway from the big city, Wawona Lodge provides the comfort and ambiance for a perfect retreat. We will be glad to provide more information, upon request, about scenic drives, biking trails, hiking, fishing, hunting, and more.

Keywords: Grand Canyon, Polar Express, Grand Canyon lodging, Northern Arizona Cabin Rental, Williams AZ cabin, AZ log cabin, Polar Express, Grand Canyon, cabin, cabin rental, quiet, secluded, forest cabin

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Amenities

Williams Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No sledding in the community. Sledding facilities nearby.
  • Property is not suitable for events.
  • Washer/dryer, propane barbecue grill onsite. Laundry soap and propane for grill is not guaranteed.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Guest bathroom that also adjoins to bedroom
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , Slate bathroom with dual sinks and snail shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Upstairs Master Bedroom - 2 king , 1 double , Balcony, sitting area, & private access to bathroom.
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , Private bedroom with adjoining full bath.
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon.
    Bunk Bed Suite - 4 bunk bed , 2 sets; 4 beds; includes TV and separate access to bath.
  • Graco playpen.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
No open fires permitted on the property or within the community. Fire restrictions include fires, campfires, charcoal, wood, or coal stoves in the forest and developed areas. Fireworks are never allowed. Wawona Lodge rests on the side of a mountain where winter shade keeps snow and ice frozen. Winter guests must plan to have a 4WD vehicle and/or snow chains during the snow season.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.882353 based on 69 reviews
5

Private, quiet, relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

The community and Home were beautiful and serene. We enjoyed our long weekend away from the hustle and bustle at home. The owners were easy to work with and communication was great. We plan to return again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Cozy & Comfy

  • 5 of 5

House was cozy & comfy. Comfortably slept the 10 of us on a family trip to Williams to ride the Polar Express and visit Bearizona. With lows in the 20's overnight, we kept warm with the efficient heater and the gas-log fireplace. Loved the feeling of privacy and seclusion, yet only minutes into town for all Williams has to offer.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Privacy in the woods

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed a great 3-night stay in this very nice cabin south of Williams. The cabin is very private with no other cabins within view. Had elk visitors on the property at night. The cabin is very clean and comfortable. While very privately located within a gated community, you are only 5 minutes from all the activities in Williams.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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5

Beautiful remote cabin, great to relax after the polar express train!

  • 5 of 5

Great experience, no problems at all. Upstairs shower is beautiful. Wifi is a little slow, but did not detract from our great experience.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful experience in a lovely cabin!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we walked in, we felt at home in the lovely cabin. We did not want for a thing...everything was taken care of, plus it was clean and fresh.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely area and home. Very peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable and well equipped. Large upstairs bedroom only accessible through bunk bed area. Best for groups that don't require a lot of privacy.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Owner

Kerrey
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About Kerrey

What a better way to beat the desert heat by staying at Wawona Lodge! We stumbled across this property several years ago while planning our Grand Canyon and Polar Express adventure. We enjoy the outdoors and find that vacationing in Williams allows us spend more time outside.

Kerrey purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Kerrey chose Williams

We enjoy the small city of Williams and it's quaint atmosphere. It accommodates all types of visitors; sightseers, shoppers, or those just needing a time to relax and refresh.

What makes this cabin unique

Wawona Lodge is in the heart of the Kaibab National Forest at 7,200 ft. The cabin was built on 7+ private acres without a neighboring property in sight. Although tucked away in the pines, guests are still within 5 minutes of downtown Williams for groceries, shopping, and local dining.

Snowfall averages at about 66'' per year and fresh air is always abundant.

Brisk morning walks on quiet cinder rock roads or a warm cup of coffee on the wrap-around deck are great ways to start the morning. You might even catch sight of elk and deer at daybreak or dusk. In the evening, the stars light up the northern Arizona sky. If you listen closely, you'll hear the elk call to each other in the summer and fall months.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just wanted to let you know firstly that your home is beautiful and perfect for our purpose. Our family has not all been together in 10 years and it was wonderful to have them all there with no distractions. Close to the Grand Canyon. It meant the world to me that we had a home like environment to visit in instead of your average hotel room, so that my children, son's in law, their father and my granddaughter could spend family time together. Thank you so very much.
Feb 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Route 66 (various)
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Elephant Rocks Golf Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Grand Canyon Railway
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Interstate 40
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Route 66 (various)
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Elk Ridge Ski and Outdoor Rec

Wawona Lodge is approximately (2) miles south of downtown Williams; home to the Grand Canyon Railway/Polar Express train depot. There are a variety of restaurants, shops, tourism and city offices, as well as staples like Safeway and Starbucks.

This is a non-smoking, pet-free lodge. The area does not permit all-terrain vehicles, fishing, hunting, or the discharging of firearms on site. Please refer to your rental agreement for payment, refund, cancellation, and forfeiture policies.

Check in 4:00 P.M.

Check out 11:00 A.M.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.4%

Owners will only accept direct booking for parties of 8 guests or less. Parties with more than 8 guests incur an additional fee of $20.00 per person per night. Please complete the 'Email Owner' form to book a party with more than 8 guests. Guests named on rental agreement are the only guests permitted on the property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.