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Cozy Hideaway-In Town!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Completely refurbished vintage Ketchum house set amongst beautiful old spruce, pine and fir trees:

1. Located five blocks from the center of Ketchum (a five-minute walk)

2. Two minutes to the nearest stop of the free Mountain Rides bus service.

3. Three minute-walk to the YMCA; daily passes available.

4. Three bedrooms; sleeps six in two full-sized beds and two twin beds (see alternate bed options below); all linens.

5. Full bath on the main floor, and a half bath on the second floor.

6. Gas forced-air heat.

7. Cast iron gas fireplace in the living room.

8. Cable TV (eighty channels), and wireless Internet.

8. Full kitchen: stove/oven, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, coffee grinder, french press, toaster, electric kettle, all pots and pans and cooking utensils, dishes and cutlery.

9. Full daylight basement providing for ski/equipment storage, boot drying, washer and dryer, and a workbench.

10. Ample private parking for vehicles, motorhomes, boats, trailers.

11. Non-smoking, no pets

More Details

Owner
William Glenn
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 9, 2017

About William Glenn

Forty-four-year, full-time Ketchum resident.

William Glenn purchased this house in 1979

Why William Glenn chose Central Idaho

Convenient location in town; easy walking distance to shops and restaurants.

Amenities

Ketchum House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , Large vanity/sink
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Vanity/sink
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bedroom 3 can be configured 3 ways; see details below.
  • Upon request, Bedroom 3 can be configured 3 ways: 2 twin beds, 2 twin beds with a third twin-sized trundle bed, king bed conversion: 80 inches wide x 75 inches long. Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 3 are upstairs attic-style rooms with daylight walk-in closets
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Quiet and private, yet just a few minutes stroll from all that town has to offer. Easy access to both River Run and Warm Springs Base areas via free town shuttle service. Full daylight basement for storing skis, boots, bikes etc.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Cozy Hideaway-In Town!
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews
5

Nice location in Ketchum

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. Bill couldn't have been nicer and the daily fresh baked scones & cupcakes were a real treat! Good location and comfortable place:)

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This house is what draws me back to Ketchum!

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we've stayed here. Bill and his wife really know how to create a welcoming and peaceful environment. The house has everything we need, it's incredibly quiet, and yet it's right in the middle of town so we can walk anywhere. Easy access to the highway for the ski trails in the winter. Our stays have always been exceptional. And not only is it comfortable and convenient, but Bill was there early in the morning before our ski race plowing the parking area and clearing our car of the snow. Then we were even more spoiled by his wife who left some delicious baked treats for us a couple times during our stay. I can't imagine staying any where else. Honestly, even staying in other VRBO's around the country is disappointing compared to our experience at this place.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect cottage in town.

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is charming and cozy, the location is great, the owners are very nice (and also talented bakers!). Would love to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy cottage in Ketchum!

  • 5 of 5

I was looking for a small well located house in town that had character & charm. This was it and exactly right!

Although bedrooms are a little small, it has a warm and comfortable vibe (as every mountain cottage should have!) and the owner has done a terrific job in the restoration of this vintage home. Coffee beans and bag of super delicious cookies were awaiting our arrival! Owner very attentive to details and provisions! Responded quickly to our requests for early checkin, etc., and was very accommodating. The location of this cottage is remarkable and quiet; beautiful treed lot and within easy walking distance to everything we needed (good restaurants, galleries, fishing and sports-related options). Our reunion visit was only limited due to lack of time in the Valley; however, if you have gear such as skis, bikes, sports equipment, there is plenty of storage area in the very clean basement, which also houses a washer & dryer. We will look forward to coming back here soon!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect hosts and location. . .HIGHTLY RECOMMENDED!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for 3 couples. Bill was very accommodating and welcoming. A few days prior to our visit, he called to check in to see if we needed the two twin beds pushed together as a king bed. I appreciated him anticipating our needs as 3 couples. The house is so cute and cozy and in the perfect location. We were able to walk into town to go to breakfast, dinner, etc. Bill also brought us his wife's fresh basked treats each morning. . .what a pleasant surprise!! She is a tremendous baker. My husband and I visit Ketchum frequently, and I am looking forward to possibly renting this place out again during the winter.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing house and location with best owner ever!

  • 5 of 5

We were overwhelmed by the attention to detail in this home. The owner let us check in early and stay late and was so accommodating. He even brought us fresh home baked goods every morning of our stay! The place was immaculate!! It was also very cozy but had plenty of room to spread out. They provided everything you would normally expect, plus several other extra items that were nice to have on vacation. We were able to easily cook meals at the home since there was ample kitchen space and supplies. The owner was so incredibly friendly and helpful. We simply could not have asked for a better stay! We stay at plenty of vacation rentals, but this was the best by far!!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Friedman airport, (SUN)
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Numerous
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Bigwood
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Numerous
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
River Run side of Bald Mtn
Car: not necessary

*Central location

*Ample, private, off-street parking for cars, motorhomes, boats, snowmobiles, etc.

*Convenient ski, boot, and equipment storage.

*Five-minute walk to all downtown Ketchum shops and restaurants.

*Two-minute walk to the YMCA: Heated indoor swimming pool, gym, climbing wall, yoga, youth activities, etc. Day passes available.

*Easy access via free bus service to both the Warm Springs and River Run sides of Sun Valley's Bald Mountain ski area, Ketchum downtown, and Sun Valley Village.

*Extensive trail system for cycling, mountain biking, nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and hiking.

*World figure skating champions perform all summer.

*Two dozen art galleries.

*Heritage and ski museum.

*Live theater productions and cinemas.

*Arts, crafts, and antique fairs.

*Farmers markets in summer.

*Nordic Festival January 29th-February 7th, 2016

*Boulder Mountain Tour February 6th, 2016

*Trailing of the Sheep festival October 8th through the 11th, 2015 www.trailingofthesheep.org

*Jazz festival October 14th through the 18th, 2015

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Rates & Availability

Ketchum 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
Jan 5 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
 
 
Spring/Early Summer
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
$1,080
 
 
Summer
Jun 16 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
 
 
Autumn
Sep 6 2017 - Dec 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
$1,200
 
 
Christmas & New Years
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Taxes Are Composed of: 6% Idaho Sales Tax, 2% Idaho Lodging Tax, 3% City of Ketchum Lodging Tax = 11% tax

Full payment required to reserve your dates.

Cancellation policy: Resort-town accommodation is usually booked well in advance, especially for the busy times, and because of this, should you choose to cancel your booking within ninety days of your arrival date, refunds are contingent on the success of re-booking your dates, so plan carefully and please consider travel/trip interruption insurance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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