About This Listing
Welcome to a simple private room with attached bath, double bed, TV, wireless and Red Rock view! My home is at the end of the road with direct access to trails. No traffic, quiet, private with a view of Cathedral Rock. 20 minute walk to Oak Creek!
One or two adult hikers will find rest here at the end of the trail. PLEASE READ LISTING BEFORE BOOKING/INQUIRING. If you book, please bring the directions with you. Trails here take you on journeys to secret photo-opp spots, including Oak Creek.
One dog is OK, as long as it's well-behaved, house-broken, not aggressive or dominant & good with my dog. Guest must discuss dog with me prior to booking. A dog must be booked as an extra guest. Yard is fenced. No more than 2 adults, one dog. No kids here please.
The bed is a standard full/double, on an elevated platform. Guest size should be under 190# each to safely use the bed.
If you come down with the flu or a cold before arriving, please cancel for a full refund.
Please note this is at the end of a short section of gravel/dirt road. After rains, it can be a bit rough. You can check with me on current conditions.
Limited kitchen access for breakfast, wireless internet, Satelite TV, garage, patios, fenced yard with grass. I provide granola bars, cereal, instant oatmeal and coffee/tea for guests, plus space in fridge and cupboard. Excellent drinking water here, right from the tap!
First-day check-in is after 2 pm, before 9 pm. NO late arrivals the first night please! After that, OK. Check-out is by 11 am the last day of your stay.
Interaction with Guests
Interaction with me is up to you, after I show you the ropes. If desired, I'll show you my favorite trails, right out the door. Or give you guidance to the best hikes in Sedona. Or you can be on your own; I'll just be around. In your room you'll find maps and guides to the area.
This is a quiet safe neighborhood, with resident hikers and their dogs enjoying access to Oak Creek and trails.
NO public transit here!
Other Things to Note
This is a sober home -- please, no heavy drinking or drugs.
No late arrivals, on the first night.
When you book, print the directions provided. GPS is not reliable for this location. Cell reception is also spotty here.
No heavy drinking or drugs. Kitchen use is a courtesy. I expect guests to have a simple breakfast here, maybe one other meal here per day, and to clean up. All dishes/utensils used go in the dishwasher. NO hand-wash & put away!! If you need more kitchen use, please discuss with me prior to booking. No smoking inside. Quiet after 10 pm. One dog is allowed per above; book as extra guest & discuss first. Please bring slippers or flip-flops for around the house & patios. Hiking shoes are left by the door.
I really enjoyed my stay. Blue is a very kind and respectful host and her house is comfortable and in a fabulous location. Thank you!
Blue was an amazing host, she had hikes laid out for us upon arrival. Rusty, her dog, was a sweetheart. He was a little shy around our 2.5 year old pub but they played together nicely. Blue is a fabulous host & we enjoyed our stay!!!!
Blue was an excellent host. The house was very nice and had everything we needed. She even included breakfast and snacks. She has an amazing View of Cathedral Rock and excellent trails right outside her house. She also shared great information about Sedona and what sites to see. If I visit Sedona again, I will definitely be contacting Blue.
It was really a great experience living at Blue's place. It was very serene and gave us just the break we were looking for from our busy lives. Blue made us feel very welcome and the place was in a great shape. Blue's dog Rusty is awesome too!
I highly recommend Hiker Heaven. It is literally a heaven for people who like nature's beauty.
Blue took us out for hiking on some hidden trails and gave us great information on vegetation and rocks. It was a great experience!
Blue is such an amazing person and host. Her place is more than comfortable and great to come back to after a long day of hiking or traveling around Sedona. Blue is so helpful and truly wants you to have a pleasant stay. She pays great attention to detail. The way Blue hosts shows you that she is more than a host, she is a great person who wants you to have a great stay.
If you like to hike and want to stay at the base of Cathedral Rock you would be hard pressed to find a more convenient location. Our host Blue was kind, welcoming and a tidy house keeper. In Blue's attempt to make us comfortable she offered a kitchen cupboard and a refrigerator shelf. We made use of the front and back porch seating area. The front had a great view, the back was a shady comfortable space with a table to enjoy meals. Our bedroom was just off the kitchen with a private bath. If you enjoy dogs you might enjoy meeting Blue's dog Rusty.
About the Host, Blue
I'm a retired buidling designer, with a strong interest in hiking. I chose my home for its location -- private, with out-the-door beautiful hikes. I've lived in this area for 30 years and have a wealth of knowledge about it. I enjoy helping others enjoy the endless beauty here!
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