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Luxurious pet friendly apartment with incredible views

Bedrooms 1
Space 69 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Remember the night sky you saw when you were a kid? Come find it again!

First floor apartment inside a two story home with private entrance. Owners live above on second floor. One bedroom with queen bed and dresser, walk-in closet, one bath with shower, no tub, queen pull-out sofa couch in the living room, washer/dryer, full kitchen, living room, covered porch that overlooks 8 Mile Gap, fenced in yard for dogs. Pet friendly, owner works for Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. Satellite TV, WIFI. Located Kanab, UT which is inside the "Golden Triangle" of national parks; Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon.

Herb and Alisa Alexander
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 March, 2018

About Herb and Alisa Alexander

Herb is retired and Alisa works at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

Herb and Alisa Alexander purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Herb and Alisa Alexander chose Kanab

Want to hear the coyote's howl? Want dark sky with incredible star gazing? Want to hike out your front door? These things and much more at Sugardog Ranch.

What makes this apartment unique

Pet friendly, bring your own or treat a Best Friends animal to a sleep over.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Kanab

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 69 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Washer, dryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Walk-in closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 sofa bed/futon , Queen size comfy sleeper sofa
  • Very spacious with large windows
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • whitewater rafting


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Luxurious pet friendly apartment with incredible views
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 48 reviews
New Mexico

Perfect - good location, great views, comfortable apartment, fenced yard area for dogs.

  • 5 of 5

We could not have been more pleased with this property! The location is out Hwy 89, a few miles east of Kanab, but easy to find and quiet. The ground level lay-out of the apartment, with parking in front, made it easy to unload upon arrival, and easy to get things packed up for the trip home. For the two adults and our two small dogs, there was nothing to dislike at all. The overall design of the apartment, the decoration of the apartment, the comfort of the bed, the luxurious bath towels/mats, the size and convenience of closet space, the porches, and the fenced yard space are just a few of my favorite things here. It was heaven to me to be able to let the dogs out in the morning while still in my robe and to be able at night to let the dogs have one last chance to go out into the yard without having to be on their leashes. Thanks Herb and Lisa for sharing your space with us and for being so thoughtful to leave the anniversary/birthday card and gift. We hope to return again soon.

  • Review Submitted: 14/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you had a great time and loved your two precious puppies. Hope to see you again in the future. Herb &Lisa Sugardog Ranch.
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Nice well maintained property.

  • 5 of 5

Great getaway for a couple with access to three parks - Grand canyon, Zion, and Bryce

  • Review Submitted: 08/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hope you guys had a safe trip home and avoided the bad weather. Sorry about the lack of star gazing, maybe next time. Herb & Alisa Sugardog Ranch
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Very nice spot and very nice home.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I came because we had to help move a relative, so our stay was work not play. However, the Sugardog Ranch was very nice and would make the perfect base for a Southern Utah vacation.

The owners are friendly and helpful, the property is picture perfect, the accommodations comfortable, and the price is competitive. And while the place a is clearly dog friendly, there was no evidence of any of the previous pet stays. The place was very clean.

  • Review Submitted: 30/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Here's hoping your trip back to CA was uneventful and hope you will visit us when you have time to enjoy our beautiful wilderness. Herb & Alisa
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Cozy home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment with all the amenities, very clean and comfortable. The screened in patios were so relaxing after volunteering at Best Friends; the view and hummingbirds were a bonus.

Herb thought of everything and we loved they allowed sleepovers as well. It's so nice to be able to bring a dog home from the sanctuary.

I highly recommend Sugardog Ranch. We can't wait for our next visit to Best Friends and will be looking forward to staying at SDR again!

Thank you Herb and Alisa for sharing your home.

  • Review Submitted: 22/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Theresa, we enjoyed having you stay with us and are greatful that you gave some of the dogs time in a real home. I know they love you for it. Herb & Alisa Sugardog Ranch.
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What a wonderful gem!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Sugar Dog Ranch. We visit the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary regularly, and this Ranch is a short drive to Dog Town where we volunteer. Herb and Alisa were amazing hosts, and provided everything we could have needed and more for our stay. The apartment was impeccably clean, and no detail was left unmet. Our hosts were always available to answer our questions, yet they gave us complete privacy when we desired it. We will definitely stay here again! Thanks so much Herb, and Alisa for your generous hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: 15/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed having you stay with us and looking forward to your return visit. Herb & Alisa
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New Berlin, WI / USA

Great Place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Herb and Alisa are great hosts and we had everything we needed and more during our stay. We've stayed in VRBO rentals before and this was one of the best we've stayed in.

Great location to visit nearby National Parks. Pet lovers would enjoy a tour of the nearby Best Friends Animal Santuary in Angel Canyon outside Kanab.

  • Review Submitted: 06/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Holly and David, we are glad you enjoyed your stay. I enjoyed our chats. Herb
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Nearest Airport
213 Miles
Las Vegas
Car: necessary

Located inside the "Golden Triangle" of national parks. Grand Canyon, Bryce and Zion. Minutes from Best Friends Animal Society.


Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$31.86 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$127.43
Cleaning AU$63.71
Tax Rate 12.2%

Check out is 10am, check in is 4pm.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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