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University/Downtown Cottage - Family Friendly with Cable TV and Wi-Fi

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Private Home with Three Bedrooms and One Bath. Sleeps 7 Adults and One infant.

This private two-bedroom/one-bathroom home sleeps 7adults and one infant. It’s located on a quiet street in the upper east side of Salt Lake near the University of Utah. It is in a safe neighborhood, and has an enclosed back yard.


The house is very convenient to downtown Salt Lake City. It is 3.1 miles to the Salt Palace Convention Center (a 10 minute drive plus time to park). It is 2.6 miles from the University of Utah Hospital and 2.4 miles from the Huntsman Cancer Institute.


Amenities include two brand new Samsung smart TVs, cable and Wi-Fi. There is a single car garage and room for three additional cars in the driveway. The back door has a keyless entry code for your convenience. A full size washer and dryer are available in the unfinished basement.

There is comfortable seating for six in the living room and seating for eight at the dining table. There is newer carpet in the bedrooms and hardwood in the living/dining area. There is also a high chair, regular size crib, 6 hotel style luggage racks and 4 closets for clothing.

The light from the windows and the charm of the vaulted living room ceiling, travertine bathroom, and retro stove will brighten your day and warm your heart.


The mattresses are in great condition and very comfortable. There is one queen bed, two twin beds , one queen size sofa sleeper, a roll away bed (slightly smaller than a twin) and one baby crib. The sofa sleeper has a comfortable 4” memory foam firmer mattress. Shutter doors between the kitchen and living/dining room provide privacy for the sofa sleeper.


The kitchen is well equipped with place settings for eight, plastic ware for the kids, a four-slice toaster, coffee pot, cooking utensils, pots and pans, cutlery, colander, baking dishes, hand mixer, food storage containers, plastic wrap, baggies, and a few pantry essentials.

Getting Around

If you want to take the UTA Trax light rail system, you can easily walk to the red line "Stadium" station, about 3 blocks from the house (only 2 blocks if you go through the school yard). Take the red line heading west to get downtown. Then go north on the blue line for three blocks to the "City Center" station which is one block east of the Convention Center. Search on-line for UTA Trax to get the schedules. There are several fast food places along the 400 South Trax red line and a grocery store adjacent to the "Trolley" station.

Other attractions within a three mile radius include downtown shopping and restaurants, Temple Square, the Family History Library, LDS Church Museum, tours at the home of Brigham Young home, The Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Museum, City Creek Mall, Discovery Place (Children's Museum of Utah), Hogle Zoo, This is the Place State Park, Red Butte Gardens, The Museum of Natural History, Salt Lake City Sports Complex, Sugar House Park, Trolley Square, Liberty Park, Tracy Aviary, the 9th & 9th district, Tower Theater, the Bees Stadium, Memory Grove Park, The International Peace Gardens, public libraries, mountain hiking trails, The Leonardo Museum, and the Downtown Farmers Market (Saturdays, June 13th through October 24th).

The home is also convenient to freeways for getting to the airport and to the canyons for skiing, hiking and picnics.

The Neighborhood

The narrow dead-end street offers a quiet and safe atmosphere with courteous neighbors. The playground at the end of the street is open to the neighborhood after school.

No parking is allowed on the street (even for a few minutes). It makes it too difficult for neighbors to get in and out of their driveways. Because the neighbors wish to maintain a quiet atmosphere, this property is not a good match for groups of young people or for those who need a late night, party oriented atmosphere.

More Details

Susan Joos
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in East Central, Utah

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom has a full size tub with shower head, pedestal sink, and travertine walls and floor. A curtain in the window provides extra privacy. There are towel racks and hooks for towels (provided) and extra hooks in one of the bedrooms so everyone has a place for their own towel.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Main Floor Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Main Floor Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Living Room Queen Size Sofa Sleeper - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 4" memory foam firmer mattress.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis



Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in East Central, Utah

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Outdoor Retailer's Convention
Jul 25 2017 - Jul 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
doTERRA Annual Convention
Sep 5 2017 - Sep 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
Salt Lake Comic Con
Sep 19 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 1 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$14 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$135.92 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.6%

Please book at least 36 hours in advance – on line payments only.

CANCELLATIONS: For a full refund, cancellations must be made at least 20 days before the check in date. Cancellations made 19 days before the check-in date will be refunded 90%, 18 days: 80%, 17 days: 70%, etc. Cancellations made 10 days before the check-in date receive no refund unless the property is rented during the cancelled period. The $100 cleaning fee will be refunded 100%.

PAYMENT OPTION: If you wish to avoid the VRBO Service fee, you can request that I send you a PayPal invoice to your email. Then pay with a credit card or your PayPal account to secure your reservation. (Booking through VRBO gives you online access to your reservation details and the VRBO 24/7 help line.)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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