Beautiful Historic Cottage close to the Apache National Forest, Arizona

Springerville, Arizona (United States) view map
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4 guest capacity
2 nights minimum stay

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This enchanting cottage sits close to the Apache National Forest in Arizona in the tranquil town of Springerville. The cottage was built from the local volcanic rock in the 1940s, was the outhouse of an old ranch, and functioned as a feed granary, a tack room, and a bunkhouse for migrant workers. The cottage includes two bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate up to five guests. Both bedrooms come with a queen-size bed and the master bedroom also offers a bathroom with a shower and a private seating area. The main bathroom provides a toilet and a combination bathtub-shower.

The main room of the cottage includes a full kitchen, a living area, and a four-person dining table. The cozy kitchen comes complete with a fridge-freezer, an oven, a stove, a microwave, a toaster, a dishwasher, a coffee maker, as well as dishes, utensils, and pantry items. It also provides a breakfast bar with two stools where guests can enjoy a quick bite to eat. The snug living area offers a comfy sofa and an armchair to relax after a busy day exploring. Guests will also find books, games, and a DVD player to keep themselves occupied throughout their stay.

Outside, guests can enjoy an evening around the fire pit roasting marshmallows and gazing at the stars. Additionally, there is an outdoor dining table to use during the summer. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Bathtub
  • Board games
  • Books
  • Cell service
  • Coffeemaker
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electricity
  • Fire pit
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating
  • Internet connection
  • Iron/Board
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Movie library
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Running water
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Sofa bed/Futon
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided
  • Twin/Single Bed
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood-burning stove
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Facilities

The property provides parking space for guests bringing their own vehicles. The cottage comes with a full kitchen and laundry facilities, including a washing machine, a dryer, an iron, and an ironing board. It is also fitted with heating, air conditioning, and comes equipped with Wi-Fi so guests never feel out of reach. Bed linens and towels are provided.

PROPERTY FACILITIES
  • Parking
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Suitabilities

General
  • Couples
  • Family-friendly
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This charming cottage lies in the peaceful town of Springerville in eastern Arizona. The property is a haven for nature lovers with the Becker Lake Wildlife Area just next door and the Becker Lake Wildlife Area's Lakeview Trail just half a mile away. The Mount Baldy Wilderness Area sits in the Apache National Forest and is located just 30 miles from the cottage. The Little Colorado River runs through the town and nearby guests will find the 355-acre Wenima Wildlife Area. Guests are within easy reach of the Becker Lake for a plethora of activities, as well as the Lyman Lake, which is located a short distance further. In downtown Springerville, guests will find the Casa Malpais Archaeological Park, a fascinating archaeological site, which has been declared a National Historic Landmark. Guests can also visit the Springerville Heritage Center that is home to the Casa Malpais Museum and the Renée Cushman Museum. Read More

    Activities

    • Antiquing
    • Biking
    • Bird watching
    • Boating
    • Climbing
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Meditation
    • Shopping
    • Sightseeing
    • Skiing
    • Snowboarding
    • Tennis
    • Walking
    • Wildlife viewing

    Lovers of the outdoors and nature will find themselves in paradise here with a myriad of things to do and see. Hikers can explore the Becker Lake Wildlife Area's Lakeview Trail which offers a one-mile route around the Becker Lake and offers the chance to sight waterfowl, shorebirds, deer, and antelope. The River Walk Trail follows the Little Colorado River and is another great spot to hike and spot a variety of beautiful wildlife.
    The Wenima Wildlife Area boasts 355 acres and two scenic hiking trails. It is also home to a variety of bird species, including Golden Eagle, American Kestrel, Belted Kingfisher, Blue Grosbeak, and Indigo Bunting. In downtown Springerville, guests can enjoy an interesting day trip to the Casa Malpais Archaeological Park where they can join a guided tour discover the fascinating history behind it. Additionally, guests can visit the Springerville Heritage Center where they will find the Casa Malpais Museum and the spectacular Renée Cushman Museum.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
    • You will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay if you cancel within 7 days of check-in.
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    Additional Information

    Guests can rent the adjoining, 400-square foot bunkroom, which can accommodate up to four people, for an additional $50 per night.

    The maximum occupancy for this cabin is eight guests.

    This is a non-smoking property.

    If guests bring their dog they are required to pay an additional pet fee.

    Guests are welcome to bring their children.

    Guests should note that this property is not wheelchair accessible. Read More

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