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Acreage, Privacy, Luxury...Nothing Like it in Sedona!

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms6
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Estate, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 6 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

'The Resort at Bill Gray'is a well appointed luxury home in Sedona Arizona. Nestled on over 5 acres the home sits atop an easterly facing Mesa overlooking a vast valley of open space. The Panoramic views of the 'World Famous Red Rocks of Sedona' dominate the sky and inspires the soul. With a footprint of over 10,000 square feet, 'The Resort at Bill Gray' delicately compliments the Natural Surroundings and blends with the colors of the high desert. Total Seclusion will open the senses to nature and cleanse the mind with relaxation.

Located outside the city limits of Sedona, The Resort at Bill Gray affords the vacationer privacy and seclusion. This five bedroom home sits above the surrounding desert to give unsurpassed views. The property is highlighted by a 45 ft long zero and negative edge pool, outdoor hot tub and over 3000 square feet of outdoor patio. A variety of services are available for guests including, Personal Chefs, Fitness and Health Training, Outdoor Exploration, Guided Tours, Healing and Spiritual Sessions, Acupuncture, Yoga and Meditation, Horseback riding, and ATV rentals just to name a few.

Relax by the pool while you enjoy beverages and local award winning wines all from our Chef inspired culinary kitchen. Enjoy private Yoga instruction on the peaceful south patio or work out in the fitness area with multiple choices of equipment. Play pool, darts, ping pong or basketball in the 1500 square foot indoor recreation area. Later, enjoy your favorite movie in the THX surround sound Media Room with three professional 46' Plasma TV's. Watch three games at once or enjoy music throughout the house. Play outdoor shuffleboard, horse shoes, or bocce ball on the north patio gaming area. Finish the night off by watching stars from the observation deck through a telescope or warming up by the fire in the native stone Lodge Style fireplace.

The property is located in a remote high desert climate with warm days and cool nights. Experience all types of wildlife, and natural habitats. A direct connection to nature can elevate the focal point of this vibrant setting. This unique property lends itself to guests who are resilient to Nature's unexpected surprises.

Whatever your Vacation Plans, 'The Resort at Bill Gray' will be a destination you will never forget. Book your reservation now for this exciting property. Experience Sedona from a place that Sedona is known for, Tranquility.

Conditions apply regarding access to the property so please read your rental agreement. Failure to abide by the access conditions can result in a termination of your rental agreement.

Guests are limited to 16, and No special events can be conducted on the property. Sorry, but No Weddings or any other special events that may draw additional guests are permitted.

This property is best suited for family reunions, celebrations, gathering with old friends, retreats, and vacations. Excessive noise, traffic or activities that may disturb others or the general public may result in forfiture of deposit or termination of rental agreement.

Keywords: Southwest Mission Luxury Home

More Details

Owner
Todd
Member since: 2010
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2018

About Todd

I love the outdoors and nature. I enjoy boating, wake boarding and skiing on Lake Powell, as well as golf, football and auto racing. My Bill Gray property for rent on VRBO is an extremely unique and remarkable property. There is truly nothing like it for rent anywhere in Sedona or the surrounding area.

Todd purchased this estate in 2009

Why Todd chose Sedona

I built the home in 2008 Come enjoy my vision! You won't be dissapointed.

What makes this estate unique

This is a one of a kind property. When I greet guests at the door and they walk inside....the first thing they say is, 'This is totally worth the trip'. They are amazed by the the views and the seclusion. 'The house looks like a castle!'

'How did you build it?' 'Tell us the story...' are the questions I hear most.

It is perhaps the quietest place you have ever been in your life. It's almost too quiet.

It's also the darkest place (when the moon is not out), the stars are AMAZING!

The house is designed for entertaining. The layout is basically one giant room. The great room, dining room and Kitchen are all connected and are enormous. The media room is off one corner, the master bedroom off another and the remaining bedrooms and suites are all connected off of the great room.

It is a fun property to spend time with friends, loved ones and family. Children are welcome.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation estate rental in Sedona

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Max. adults: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • no fireworks or firearms
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • cell phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
  • New two person outdoor shower for pool area
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Master - King Bed - Full Bath Suite 1 - King Bed - 3/4 Bath Bedroom 1 - 2 Queens - Full Bath (Jack and Jill) Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen 1 Twin - (Jack and Jill) Bedroom 3 - 2 Queens 1 Twin - (Powder room bottom of stairs)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
45 foot negative edge pool with zero edge towards house including beach entry, Three 46' Plasma TV's in Media room with full THX surround including blue ray, Twelve televisions Including 7 flat screens, lodge style fireplace in great room with 14' ceilings, outdoor jacuzzi, roof top deck with telescope, shuffleboard, bocce, horseshoes, indoor basketball court, pool table, bumper pool table, poker table, workout area, Kohler DTV shower with 450+ spray heads and thermal message, Hiking and mountain biking trails from the property, motorized glass wall opens to pool deck, storm viewing tower, panoramic views, nearest house over a mile away, House on almost 6 acres.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6764708 based on 68 reviews
5

Great house and views

  • 5 of 5

We had 5 couples and the house was nearly perfect for the week we were there. Big kitchen and living area. Huge outdoor living area with pool and hot tub. Plenty of room to gather and visit but plenty of space if you want alone time. The only negatives was it could have used another full bath but was not a big deal for us. The downside was the dirt road you had to drive on for 9 miles. Be sure to have a vehicle that does not ride low.

It is 30 minutes to Sedona but worth the drive to be able to stay in the house. We cooked most of our meals at the house without a problem. Everything you needed was available.

Sunsets were nice sitting around the fire pit!,

  • Submitted: 27-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home, relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed staying here in mid-May. There were four couples and five children, and there was definitely plenty of room. The views from the infinity pool are stunning. There is bocce, horseshoes, darts, games in the closet--- lots of things to do with kids. It is a 40 minute drive to Sedona or Cottonwood so make appropriate plans. The house is stocked with water bottles, condiments, spices, and plenty of bathroom toiletries. When we arrived there was a freshly baked pie awaiting us on this kitchen counter which was a very nice touch. I read a review about issues with hot water, but we had no issues at all and we all showered daily. This is a wonderful place to disconnect and just hang out with friends and family. There are four bedrooms on the main floor and one upstairs, FYI.

  • Submitted: 24-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous views

  • 4 of 5

This is a large, beautiful home with stunning views, especially from the patio. It is ideal if you want to spend a lot of time at the house. Driving into Sedona is about a 20-30 minute drive on a gravel road.

There are a few issues that the owner needs to address. We were a group of 8 adults and we thought the 6 bathrooms would be more than adequate. What we didn't realize is that only 3 of the bathrooms are full baths with a tub or shower. We ran out of hot water a couple of times and were totally without one time. The owner responded very promptly and the hot water was restored. We couldn't get the key pad to work on the front door and were unable to lock the sliding doors leading to the patio.

The kitchen is large and very well stocked. There are two dishwashers but one did not seem to work.

Overall we had a wonderful time and were able to deal with the minor issues.

  • Submitted: 9-May-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unique Location - Not by any means a luxury stay

  • 2 of 5

Traveled here with family of 12 for a retreat in early April. As other reviewers mentioned, this home was not in pristine condition by any means. While the kitchen stove was fancy, so many of the other appliances and dishware were broken or barely functioning. We had to rewash so many dishes before even thinking about using them, which explains the level of detail to the cleaning before our stay. We did not travel with all-wheel drive vehicles, and the owner made us feel like we were the only ones who had a hard time getting up the steep rocky driveway. He then told us that we were ruining his driveway. We too, had issues with hot water, that were not solved until everyone was forced to take a cold shower after a dip in the pool. Cold showers = unhappy guests, especially paying over $1k a night. The jacuzzi was not functioning like stated, took hours to get it working and then had to wait to have it warm up.

The house is large, and collects dust really easily. We asked for a vacuum on multiple occasions to help keep the house clean while we stayed there. The "gym" was far from pristine and needed a good solid scrub down. The pool was cold and not heated. Also the room above the garage was far from the condition of the other rooms in the house, more examples of less value for us. We wanted to like this place, but the lack of immediate attention to issues, along with the non-pristine function of this home did not match the price tag we paid. We wanted to love it but left disappointed given the issues we faced.

  • Submitted: 25-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing views, beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay with 4 families and loved it!

There is nothing quite like the view from the kitchen, through the huge opening, out to the infinity pool and to the red rock mountains beyond. We marvelled at it every single day. The high ceilings add to the effect. It's spectacular.

The "pay-it-forward" approach to kitchen essentials is great. You don't have to buy everything you need. Much of it is already there! The long dirt roads getting in and out mean you won't want to keep going to the store.

There's 2 beautiful big master bedrooms, 2 smaller bedrooms, and one more big bedroom above the garage which was a great place for all the kids to sleep.

Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: 16-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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BEST 30th BIRTHDAY LOCATION

  • 5 of 5

I recently celebrated my 30th birthday at the BEAUTIFUL home in Sedona with 10 lovely ladies. The house far exceeded all of our expectations. It is spacious, and has the most stunning views. From the infinity pool, hot tub, bocci court, and large kitchen, it had everything we needed for an unforgettable weekend. If you are looking to get away and have some seclusion, this is the place for you. Not only is the house phenomenal, but the owner Todd is great as well. Very welcoming and accommodating to any additional needs, from recommending hikes, private chefs to come to the home and just overall warm and genuine hospitality. I would recommend this house to anyone with a large group and for any occasion. I can say without a doubt, that I will be back to the Resort at Bill Gray again. I don't believe in perfect, but this past weekend was pretty darn close.

  • Submitted: 10-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
125 Miles
Phoenix, Sky Harbor
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Verde Santa Fe
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
Highway 89A

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation estate rental in Sedona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 24 2018 - Nov 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
C$9,081
 
 
Christmas
Dec 19 2018 - Dec 26 2018
5 night minimum stay
C$1,557
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$1,297
C$7,784
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$76.54
Supplies Fee C$97.3
Cleaning Fee C$389.19 + Tax

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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