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Enchanting Artistic Mountain Chalet. Dog friendly! Check out the video!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 167 m²
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet style charmer with 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, sleeps 8 in Kachina Village.

This visually enchanting Artist's Chalet is a perfect Flagstaff retreat. The home is located in Kachina Village in a quiet cul de sac 8 miles from historic downtown Flagstaff, 5 miles from west Flagstaff and 23 miles from Snowbowl. There is a semi private and safe SNOWPLAY AREA including a hill right out the back of the driveway!

This unique and eclectic home has many of the owners paintings and carved and painted furniture showcased throughout the home, as well as many local artists paintings and artwork gracing the home. It also features an expansive entertaining deck to enjoy the garden oasis and tall pines while relaxing in a swinging chair, or outdoor firepit. Upstairs skylights and lots of windows provide plenty of day light and an evening solar system view.

An outdoor paradise, surrounded by amazing hiking trails, excellent cross country skiing, world class mountain biking, and canyoneering. Just minutes from historic downtown Flagstaff, you can find native culture, fine arts and great restaurants and epic winter sports activities at the Arizona Snowbowl and Flagstaff Nordic center. Great adventures and memories are just a short trip in your car! The red rocks of Sedona, Monument Valley, Wupatki National Monument, Painted Desert, the Arizona wine country, kayaking on the Verde river, bumping along dirt roads in the Arizona back country while discovering wildlife, alpine lakes and high desert vistas, and of course, the epic views of the Grand Canyon!

The Artist's Chalet is dog friendly with approval of the property manager. The home has a fenced in back yard that many a critter has played in. Please note that forest is a wonderful place for dogs to explore but don't under-estimate the vastness of this wilderness section. Miles and miles of forest, canyons and steep cliffs offer opportunities for adventure but easy for a critter to get lost (and you too!).

More Details

Property Manager
Matt Nelson
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, With google translate, we can communicate!
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Matt Nelson

I am an artist, outdoor enthusiast and a social worker! This house has been such an extension of all these things.

I've traveled around the world and have had the pleasure of staying in family homes, I'm so happy and to be able to offer my home to you!

Matt Nelson purchased this chalet in 1996

Why Matt Nelson chose Flagstaff

My former wife and I fell in love with this home in the forest back in 96. I made my name as both an artist and a social worker. The Grandon Art gallery was a fixture of Flagstaff for many years and fostered acclaimed artists of the region. Many of these artists, as well as my own work hang on the walls of the House. The original drive way was in the front and there where no plants other than the pines! This is the first year that the apple tree bore fruit!

What makes this chalet unique

The adventure starts from the front porch! Whether you are interested in a meandering hike along a seasonal stream, exploring remote canyons, discovering a hidden waterfall, or canyoneering with ropes and narrow chilly slot canyon swims, you can get there, without starting your car. From the front porch Iv'e seen coyote, fox, elk, bear, porcupine and javalina that have snuffled in the flowers! In the winter time, the sledding hills are spectacular for kids, plus cross country skiing or snowshoeing gives you access to a silent wilderness. The mountain biking is outrageous! Tremendous trails for all levels.

Flagstaff is such a charming mountain town with a vibrant arts, dining and music scene. You might find yourself enjoying great bluegrass music sitting outdoors on the patio of Flag Brewing Company chatting with local artists or river guides reliving the epic run at Hance rapid or lava falls in the Grand Canyon. You will fall in love with this mountain town!

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation chalet rental in Flagstaff

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 167 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Keep the fire pit fires small. Respect quiet hours (9 AM- 8PM, 10PM in summer), dark skies ordinance, no outside lighting after 10, and the neighbors.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Large glass enclosed shower with a rainfall showerhead.
    Bathroom 2. Master entry and hall entry. - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bath with claw foot tub and make-up seating area.
  • Clean and sparkling bathrooms include toilet paper rolls, hand soap, body wash, shampoo, and conditioner. There are clean hand towels and bath towels for every guest.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Funky Tribal - 1 double , Downstairs with a funky tribal theme.
    World Traveler - 1 queen , Downstairs with a Worldwide travelers theme.
    Gone Fishing - 1 queen , upstairs with a fishing theme.
    Majestic Master Retreat - 1 king , Large master with a step back in time bathrooom.
  • Each bedroom has its own unique theme. All beds are made with clean linens, blankets, and pillows. The master has skylights and an on suite bathroom that takes you back in time with a claw foot tub and a separate make up area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Property Manager, Matt Nelson, lives just down the street. He can help with any issues you might have as well as offer insight into local happenings, great trails and dog friendly places!

Reviews

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5

Wonderful family getaway

  • 5 of 5

The home is charming and comfortable. Though a bit of a drive to the Grand Canyon, it was conveniently located to Flagstaff and beautiful Sedona. We had dogs and kids with us and it worked out very well.

  • Submitted: 19-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Authentic and Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The Artist's Chalet made for a perfect weekend getaway for my fiance and I. The fact that such a wonderful property was also pet friendly, made the decision easy. Definitely plan on coming back at some point down the road as we made plenty of memories!

  • Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of six loved our weekend getaway at the chalet! The house was perfectly equipped with Netflix and sleds and everything we needed! The host, Matt, was kind and quickly answered all of our questions. Will absolutely be back!

  • Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Lovely home with all the amenities. Close enough to Flagstaff and Sedona. There is a new Dollar General close by so good place to pick up last minute items. There was an issue with the trash not being picked up but Matt was great and situation was resolved quickly.

We would stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: 10-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect get away!

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect. There was 4 adults and 3 teenagers and our dog and it was perfect space. Small yard for the dog which was perfect. House was clean and plenty of towels and kitchen stuff. In a little cul de sac that was quiet. Quick to get to flagstaff and hiking. Will definitely book here again when we head up north again for the weekend. Matt easy to get a hold of and he turned on the lights and heat when he noticed we weren’t there yet and it had already started getting dark and cold. Thanks for the great place to stay!

  • Submitted: 15-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family celebration

  • 5 of 5

The house was roomy and comfortable. Also child and pet friendly. We enjoyed it inside and out!

  • Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Flagstaff's Pulliam Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Mountainaire Tavern
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Downtown Flagstaff
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-17
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Mountainaire Tavern
Nearest Ski
Cross country out the front door
Car: recommended

There is a semi private and safe open space area right out the end of the driveway, over an acre on a hill and great for snowplay!

Flagstaff is abound with outdoor adventure, recreation, and cultural activities!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation chalet rental in Flagstaff

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2018 - Aug 13 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$316
From
C$380
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 2018 - Dec 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$506
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2018 - Jan 1 2019
4 night minimum stay
C$506
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$285
From
C$316
Fri,Sat
C$1,708
C$5,756
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$506
Pet Fee C$31.63 + Tax
Processing C$31.63 + Tax
housecleaning C$189.75 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.9%

No refund due to weather. Rates are subject to change until booked.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 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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