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Beat the heat in Northern Arizona! Enjoy the cool temps in the high country!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,150 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights


About the property

Try the new zipline, play golf, go hiking or visit Sedona and the Grand Canyon.

Casita Bonita is a charming, romantic cabin in Northern Arizona. Located in Munds Park, 120 miles north of Phoenix, 20 miles south of Flagstaff, 40 Miles east of The Village at Oak Creek in Sedona, and 90 miles from the Grand Canyon National Park; this is the perfect getaway.

Nestled in the pines, Casita Bonita offers travelers a mountain experience in an upscale home. At Casita Bonita, family members and guests enjoy views of tall pine trees and sky through clearstory windows in the great room where there is a large wood-buring fireplace and unlimited firewood. A spacious deck wraps around the entire cabin, with a porch swing and several sets of patio furniture. There is a well-lit covered patio in the back of the property, as well as a an uncovered deck in the front. Visitors can gather on either patio to eat, play games or read while chirping birds fly from branch to feeder. (Please note that Renters may bring a dog with prior approval.)

Casita Bonita has Wi-Fi, 50" HDTV with streaming with Hulu, Netflix and Amazon, as well as Satellite TV. There are two smaller TVs each with DVD player or VCR. The entertainment center has more than 50 movies or VHS or DVD, numerous board games, as well as toys, legos, tinker toys and puzzles. There is a small stereo/CD player with a cable for iPod use. At the back of the property there is a horseshoe pit and a fire pit. Unlimited firewood is provided. (Please observe the fire department restrictions on "no burn" days for both the indoor and outdoor fireplaces.) Plan to cut your own kindling, please.

The cabin sleeps six. Both bedrooms have quality linens and down comforters. The living area also has a black leather sofa which converts to queen-size bed with a memory foam mattress.

For the gourmet cook, Casita Bonita offers an unusually well-equipped kitchen. A variety of cookware, spices, baking supplies and even condiments are on hand. There is a dishwasher, oven, microwave, blender, Krups drip coffee maker, coffee grinder, crockpot, and toaster, as well as a full size propane Weber grill. The dining table seats 8.

While Casita Bonita is an upscale property: guests immediately feel at home in this cabin. Casita Bonita has received more than 110 Five-Star online reviews from past guests, all of whom highly recommended this property. Read through our reviews to see what guests have to say about Casita Bonita and about their great experiences in our home. The cabin is the perfect location for relaxation, for celebrations or for adventure.

The entrance to the Coconino National Forest is just a block from the cabin. There are hiking trails and roads for off-road vehicles. It is a short, one mile drive to the Pinewood Country Club which has a scenic 18-hole championship golf course. This is a private course but short-term vacation rental memberships are available at the club for a nominal weekly fee. Paying guests have full use of Pinewood Country Club since the owner of Casita Bonita is a stockholder. Short term members may use the tennis courts, gym, and youth center or play golf May to November depending on weather conditions. There is also a full dining room and bar, and organized activities are offered for all ages. The country club has a a community theatre playhouse which is open in the summer.

Drive or take the train to the incredible Grand Canyon National Park (100 miles from Casita Bonita.)

Enjoy Sedona’s famous red rocks. Visit Sedona’s Oak Creek Canyon where there are spectacular views, hiking trails, shops, restaurants, spas, and art galleries.

In Flagstaff, guests can attend concerts, go to the theatre, or visit a museum, Northern Arizona University (NAU) or the famed Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff.

Ski and snowboard at the Arizona Snowbowl (27 miles north.)

Stay at Casita Bonita and ride the Polar Express on the Grand Canyon Railway.

Watch the elk at sunset or fish (catch and release) at Lake O’Dell located just a mile and a half from Casita Bonita.

Dogs are permitted for a small fee with prior approval.

If this listing is not available on your travel dates please try our other Munds Park properties, Mont Chalet #4829876 is a two-level three bedroom home (sleeps 6) and The Up, Up, Up Treehouse #4715082 is a house with multiple lofts which backs up to the National Forest (sleeps 7.)

More Details

Property Manager
Lynn Gerardo
Member since: 2008
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2018

About Lynn Gerardo

As the property owner, I am a hands-on manager. You will be delighted with the personal service and communication. The home is well-equipped and we want you to be 100% satisfied with your visit. Many travelers book this property for repeat visits. With over 100 five-star reviews you can be sure this property will delight you!

I also manage three other Homeaway properties so be sure to inquire even if your preferred dates don't appear to be available.

I teach school by day, but ensuring that you have a wonderful stay is a top priority for me!

Lynn Gerardo purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Lynn Gerardo chose Munds Park

Cool and comfortable in the summer months, and warm and toasty in the fall and winter, Casita Bonita is the most delightful place to spend your vacation.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Munds Park

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please refer to rental agreement for cancellation policy.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , two sinks with spacious counter top and cosmetic mirror
  • Plumbing fixtures, towel bars and lighting are Venetian Bronze.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Other - 1 large double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , Queen Sleeper Sofa.
  • The master bedroom has a California king bed and adjacent private master bath with two sinks. There is a queen bed in the guest bedroom and a high quality queen sleeper sofa in the great room. There are attractive, quiet ceiling fans in both bedrooms and closets and dressers for travelers' clothing.
  • Books ...
  • books - kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • games - kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • video player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • ski
  • snowboarding
Casita Bonita has a large deck that wraps around the entire cabin. The cabin is surrounded by trees. Decks are both shaded and sunny with seating on the north and south sides.


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Beat the heat in Northern Arizona! Enjoy the cool temps in the high country!
average rating of 4.948718 based on 117 reviews
Gilbert, AZ

This cabin will exceed your expectations!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a 2 night stay at this cabin and we had an amazing time. What a surprise we all had when we arrived at Casita Bonita. The house is warm, quaint and charming and it has absolutely everything one could ever wish for. The owner is very thoughtful as she leaves all the essentials and niceties there for the guests. The house is very clean and the bedrooms/bathrooms are very spacious. The living area is fantastic with a variety of games, movies and other enterteinment options. The kitchen is very well equipped with high quality dishes and utensils and the cabin is very well decorated. We brought wonderful memories back and will certainly rent this cabin again soon!

  • Review Submitted: 05/01/2010
  • Date of Stay: December 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Casita Bonita is truly well equipped. We know our renters will appreciate numerous extras so we have supplied the cabin with high quality furnishings and an exceedingly complete kitchen. The cabin is the owner's own home-away-from-home so this allows renters to have a very special vacation experience in a fully furnished upscale home. Since January of 2008 Casita Bonita has been rented an average of 140 nights per year. We have been very fortunate because our renters have enjoyed and helped us to maintain this high quality rental property. We just recently began directing renters to the online review area to post feedback, so there are only a handful of reviews at this point. We encourage prospective guests to make a reservation today to experience this lovely vacation property for yourselves and to submit a review online.
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16 2

All the amenities!

  • 5 of 5

A very nice, clean comfortable cabin with all the right amenities. We had some work to do in the area and this was a welcome respite each evening. Showers were nice and hot, and the kitchen had all the right supplies to cook. It certainly would be a great place to stay to take advantage of all the tourist attractions in the area. Lynn was very gracious and accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: 15/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We wanted to stay closer to Sedona but we planned this trip too late. We ended up at this mountain get away which worked out great. Definitely worth the 40 minute drive to Sedona, since we we able to enjoy peace and quiet and smell the pines when we returned to our home away from home. This house is so well equipped, we didn’t need a thing. Owners clearly organized and do a great job with this rental property!!!

  • Review Submitted: 06/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Lake MI

Awesome Place. 😀

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Really clean, cozy, and comfortable. She has everything you would possibly need stocked at this nice place. We went to Sedona from here every day. Short drive. Nice to come back every day to this homey place. Thanks Lynn

Bernice and Jason Seylhower

  • Review Submitted: 12/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice cabin with a cozy, comfy feel. Highly recommend.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was much nicer in person than in the pictures. Lynn thought of everything her guests would need as the cabin has everything from games, movies and cookware. Cabin is surrounded by tall pine trees and an AWESOME deck. All together it gives the cabin a very cozy at home feeling. Will definitely be coming back.

  • Review Submitted: 21/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix, AZ

Great cabin in Munds Park!

  • 5 of 5

This was exactly as advertised, a nice quaint cabin that was well equipped with nice furnishings, board games, and everything you would need for a get away!!

  • Review Submitted: 13/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Flagstaff Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Pinewood Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Pinewood Country Club
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Flagstaff Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 17
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Pinewood Bar and Grill
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Arizona Snowbowl Ski Area
Car: recommended

Casita Bonita is located in Munds Park, 20 minutes south of Flagstaff. Go to Flagstaff to enjoy movie theatres, restaurants, shopping, museums, and observatory. The Grand Canyon is 90 miles northwest, and the Village at Oak Creek in Sedona is 40 miles from the cabin. The Arizona Snowbowl Ski resort is outside of Flagstaff, just 30 miles north of the cabin. There is a zipline/obstacle course north of the cabin, and the famous "Montezuma's Castle" Native American ruins are just 30 miles south.

Hikers and sight-seers will want to visit the spectacular red rocks in Sedona. Sedona also has an outlet mall, high-end boutique shops, spas and restaurants. The south rim of the Grand Canyon is just 90 miles away. High country adventurers may also want to drive to the historic four corners area. Northern Arizona State University is just 17 miles north of the cabin.

Other Activities: ATV Rentals, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Sledding

Golf: Pinewood Country Club is located one mile from Casita Bonita. It is an 18 hole championship golf course. Contact the club to arrange for public play (928) 286-1100. Individuals who play golf may also be able to dine at the country club on the day of play. PWCC is open May to November, weather permitting. Families and couples can have full access to dining, swimming, golf, organized activities in the recreation center, workout room and tennis courts on a weekly basis for just $210 per week.

Ski: The Arizona Snowbowl is northwest of Flagstaff. Daily lift tickets are approximately $75. Ski and snowboard equipment rental locations in Flagstaff and at Arizona Snowbowl. There is also an area for sledding west of Flagstaff called Wing Mountain Recreational Area.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Munds Park

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June Vacancy
25 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
July 4th Holiday
3 Jul 2018 - 5 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
High Season
6 Jul 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
August Steal
5 Aug 2018 - 8 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Thanksgiving Holiday
20 Nov 2018 - 27 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
Christmas week
21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$403.17
Pet Fee AU$40.32 + Tax
non-refundable cleaning fee AU$114.23 + Tax

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Please note that weekly stays are preferred during summer (high season) and holidays. There is a four night minimum for major holidays. Check in days are usually Friday and Sunday, however, owner will consider exceptions if requested. Two payment plans usually can be arranged if requested. Thank you.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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