Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon

Adorable Western Cabin with BBQ, Full Kitchen, Campfire Bowl, Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 116 m²
Property type cabin


About the property


No waiting in lines to check into a hotel here. Just drive up to the cabin, walk in and you're at home in this stunning western Ranch Cabin - always a guest favorite! Sleeps up to 10 in beds.

Set in a beautiful location at 7,200' elevation - surrounded by trees and at the foot of the Abajo mountains, this cabin is the ideal spot to escape to - while remaining centralized among more than a dozen state and national parks and monuments!

Featuring a spacious main level with 2 bedrooms (queen bed in each), a full bath w/shower, full kitchen, dining table, and plush sofas. And don't forget the extra loft, featuring double padded carpet and 3 additional queen mattress beds. A Campfire pit, picnic table, bbq grill, cable tv (local channels) w/dvd player, wi-fi, and all linens are provided.

*Two bedrooms with a Queen Bed in each room, plus 3 queen beds in the Loft.

*Full bathroom with shower, living room, full kitchen, and dining table.

*BBQ grill and Campfire Area.

*Centralized among more than a dozen State and National Parks and Monuments.

(Pets approved upon request. $30 fee applies, per pet).

More Details

Property Manager
Jerry Murdock
Member since: 2009
Speaks english, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is
Within a day
Calendar last updated:
21 March, 2018

About Jerry Murdock

Jerry and Tina Murdock built this Cabin for travelers to enjoy the Canyonlands area. We are the proud parents of many children, and even more grandchildren. We love riding ATV's and Jeeps on the trails, mountains, and canyons in the area.

Jerry Murdock purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Jerry Murdock chose Monticello

This cabin has a full kitchen and living room/dining room areas along with plush sleeping areas. We are centrally located among 12 National Parks and Monuments. This beautiful cabin is secluded, quiet and private, yet is accessible to the highway for easy visits to sites of your choice, or just relax on the covered patio and enjoy the scenery and quiet. The sunrises and sunsets here are spectacular, and the star gazing is out of this world. You are sure to enjoy the cabin and all of its western luxuries.

Thank you,

Jerry and Tina Murdock

What makes this cabin unique

2 Bedroom Mountain Cabin with a spacious 3 bed loft - sleeps 4 adults + up to 6 children in the loft. Forest setting. Central to a dozen state and national parks and monuments.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed in the Ranch Cabin on 02-26-2015 and it was a relaxing , comfortable and home like adventure. we had been caught is a snowstorm and the owner was pleasant, and helpful.Cabin is completely equiped but bring your food with you. I relly appreciated the heated flooring, and the western decorations. John N. Denver Colorado
Feb 2015
  • 1 of 4


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Monticello

Property Type:
  • cabin
Floor Area:
  • 116 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • 5 Queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Adorable Western Cabin with BBQ, Full Kitchen, Campfire Bowl, Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

Best place ever

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful cabin in a secluded spot.

  • Review Submitted: 17/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy you had a great time here at Canyonlands Lodging! Hope to have you back soon.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Lyons CO

Secluded and Central Location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in the Ranch Cabin for 5 days. The location is south of the Moab activity, but was perfect for the day trips we took hiking in Canyonlands and surrounding areas. Nicely maintained place with everything you need for a comfortable home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: 22/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Cute little cabin in the mountains

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is fully stocked and incredibly comfortable. We had 5 people and a dog but could have easily fit 5 more. We were 10 miles from Blanding and Monticello and easily situated for the National Parks (we visited Canyonlands). We did not meet the hosts, but they provided freshly baked muffins, which was a nice touch. Would recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 30/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're happy to hear you enjoyed your stay! It's a shame we were'nt able to meet and greet you, but hopefully next time we will. Come back soon!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

An Excellent Place

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased with the location and cabin. There are multiple structures spread out over a 65-acre ranch. This was a very quiet place except to hear the highway in the distance which virtually disappeared at night. Cabin was very nicely furnished and very much in keeping with the theme of a "western" cabin.

Only negative thing we can say is that the beds could be improved upon.

  • Review Submitted: 09/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy you enjoyed your stay! We appreciate your comments and will consider making adjustments. Looking forward to your next visit at Canyonlands Lodging!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Exactly as advertised. Great for a family trip. Clean neat and well organized.

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for a great stay

  • Review Submitted: 29/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hope to have you back soon!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Awesome location and great place with charm for family

  • 5 of 5

I was concerned about a singe bathroom for a family, but the layout was perfect. Separate access for the sink, shower, and toilet.

Lots of charm and personal touch. Loved it. Would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 31/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are happy you got to stay with us and hope next time you get the chance to explore this great area longer. Next time see how many of these you can explore: *Arches National Park *Canyonlands National Park South Entrance *Monticello Temple *Bluff Fort *Hideout Golf Course, Rated #1 *100’s of Ancient American Ruin Sites *Edge of the Cedars State Park and Ruins *Newspaper Rock *Wilson Arch *Mule Canyon Ruins *Grand Gulch Hiking and Ruins *Hovenweep Ruins State Park *Valley of the Gods *Needles Overlook of Canyonlands *Natural Bridges National Monument *Goosenecks Overlook State Park *38 Major ATV/Jeep Trailheads, over 3000 miles of trails *Mesa Verde Ruins *Monument Valley National Park *John Wayne Movie Museum *Four Corners National Monument
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Monticello City Airport
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Hideout Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
HWY 191
Nearest Restaurant
12 Miles
Wagon Wheel Pizza
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Contact Manager


  • Welcome to Canyonlands Lodging. All rental rates are based on 2 people occupying the cabin or vacation home. Even a 4 bedroom home is priced at 2 people so everyone can afford to stay in the cabin. There is a small additional fee per person if there are more than 2 people.

Other Holiday Properties