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Located at the edge of Payson, WHISPERING ELK LODGE is a rare jewel with magnificent views.
Located at the edge of Payson, WHISPERING ELK LODGE is a rare jewel with magnificent views. lightbox
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Custom home within walking distance of Green Valley Park and downtown Payson is a dream come true mountain retreat.
Custom home within walking distance of Green Valley Park and downtown Payson is a dream come true mountain retreat. lightbox
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Elegant great room with fireplace, TV for streaming and unbeatable views of park, town, wildlife and July 4th fireworks.
Elegant great room with fireplace, TV for streaming and unbeatable views of park, town, wildlife and July 4th fireworks. lightbox
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Open floor plan overflows with ambiance and appeal.
Open floor plan overflows with ambiance and appeal. lightbox
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"I love this mountain home!" whispered one visiting elk to another.
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Indoor and outdoor dining includes exquisite town and mountain views.
Indoor and outdoor dining includes exquisite town and mountain views. lightbox
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Well stocked kitchen has modern appliances for preparing healthy meals.
Well stocked kitchen has modern appliances for preparing healthy meals. lightbox
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Chef will love working in fully stocked, contemporary kitchen with space for preparing and serving delectable cuisine.
Chef will love working in fully stocked, contemporary kitchen with space for preparing and serving delectable cuisine. lightbox
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Dine in style and enjoy breathtaking views of Mogollon Rim, parks, wildlife, bats, sunsets and stars.
Dine in style and enjoy breathtaking views of Mogollon Rim, parks, wildlife, bats, sunsets and stars. lightbox
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Comfortable seating to warm your feet by the propane fireplace.
Comfortable seating to warm your feet by the propane fireplace. lightbox
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Home is light and bright throughout and boasts amazing views from almost every vantage point.
Home is light and bright throughout and boasts amazing views from almost every vantage point. lightbox
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Sensuous sunset and mountain views from primary bedroom with balcony access.
Sensuous sunset and mountain views from primary bedroom with balcony access. lightbox
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Primary bedroom features a king bed and 65 inch Smart TV (not shown).
Primary bedroom features a king bed and 65 inch Smart TV (not shown). lightbox
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Primary bath includes dual vanity sinks, a walk-in shower and bidet.
Primary bath includes dual vanity sinks, a walk-in shower and bidet. lightbox
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Spacious primary bath has dual sinks and a walk-in closet for your belongings.
Spacious primary bath has dual sinks and a walk-in closet for your belongings. lightbox
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Second bedroom also has a king bed and TV (not shown in photo).
Second bedroom also has a king bed and TV (not shown in photo). lightbox
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Home is well appointed throughout.
Home is well appointed throughout. lightbox
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Second bathroom on the main floor has a tub-shower combination and is shared between Bedrooms 2, 3 and 4.
Second bathroom on the main floor has a tub-shower combination and is shared between Bedrooms 2, 3 and 4. lightbox
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No reason to argue about sleeping accommodations when there are king beds in 3 of 4 bedrooms.
No reason to argue about sleeping accommodations when there are king beds in 3 of 4 bedrooms. lightbox
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Third bedroom offers mountain and wildlife views or you can choose to watch your favorite sitcom on the smart TV.
Third bedroom offers mountain and wildlife views or you can choose to watch your favorite sitcom on the smart TV. lightbox
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Fourth bedroom is downstairs on the ground level and includes 2 twin beds, a TV and tempting mountain views.
Fourth bedroom is downstairs on the ground level and includes 2 twin beds, a TV and tempting mountain views. lightbox
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Enjoy four seasons at Green Valley Park, a 45 acre park with elk, Bald Eagles, water fowl, fishing, kayaking, summer concerts and historic Zane Grey's Cabin.
Enjoy four seasons at Green Valley Park, a 45 acre park with elk, Bald Eagles, water fowl, fishing, kayaking, summer concerts and historic Zane Grey's Cabin. lightbox
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Magnificent home with trendy decor is ideally located for walking to Payson and Green Valley Park.
Magnificent home with trendy decor is ideally located for walking to Payson and Green Valley Park. lightbox
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Our mountain escape is only 90 minutes from the appealing East Valley which includes Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, Scottsdale, Gilbert and Queen Creek.
Our mountain escape is only 90 minutes from the appealing East Valley which includes Phoenix, Mesa, Tempe, Chandler, Scottsdale, Gilbert and Queen Creek. lightbox
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Don't be surprised if meals are delayed because the chef is distracted by the spectacular views.
Don't be surprised if meals are delayed because the chef is distracted by the spectacular views. lightbox
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There are several charming restaurants to choose from in Payson or eat at home where there is table and bar seating plus a well stocked kitchen.
There are several charming restaurants to choose from in Payson or eat at home where there is table and bar seating plus a well stocked kitchen. lightbox
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It's your turn and this is where you want to stay if you are longing for an escape to a mountain paradise.
It's your turn and this is where you want to stay if you are longing for an escape to a mountain paradise. lightbox
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Sip your favorite brew or wine and enjoy a ringside seat to Payson's 4th of July fireworks or the myriad of bats night hunting above the lake.
Sip your favorite brew or wine and enjoy a ringside seat to Payson's 4th of July fireworks or the myriad of bats night hunting above the lake. lightbox
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Non-gas powered boats are permitted from sunrise to sunset on the lake at Green Vally Park and our home has 2 kayaks with accessories and fishing poles for guests to use.
Non-gas powered boats are permitted from sunrise to sunset on the lake at Green Vally Park and our home has 2 kayaks with accessories and fishing poles for guests to use. lightbox
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Green Valley Park has expansive lawns, a well stocked lake for fishing, a summer concert series, July 4th and Memorial Day celebrations, picnic pavilions and more.
Green Valley Park has expansive lawns, a well stocked lake for fishing, a summer concert series, July 4th and Memorial Day celebrations, picnic pavilions and more. lightbox
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Great Blue Herons are just one of the many wading birds that linger at Green Valley Park.
Great Blue Herons are just one of the many wading birds that linger at Green Valley Park. lightbox
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30 minutes away and located on the Mogollon Rim, Woods Canyon Lake Recreation Area is the naturalist's idea of paradise with biking, hiking, off-road trails and fishing.
30 minutes away and located on the Mogollon Rim, Woods Canyon Lake Recreation Area is the naturalist's idea of paradise with biking, hiking, off-road trails and fishing. lightbox
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A breathtaking view of winter at Green Valley Park in Payson.
A breathtaking view of winter at Green Valley Park in Payson. lightbox
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Recreational amenities that include 2 bikes, 2 kayaks and fishing poles will keep everyone in the family happy.
Recreational amenities that include 2 bikes, 2 kayaks and fishing poles will keep everyone in the family happy. lightbox
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Kayaking, fishing and spectacular biking trails are within walking distance of our mountainside home.
Kayaking, fishing and spectacular biking trails are within walking distance of our mountainside home. lightbox
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A Bald Eagle fishing in the lake at Green Valley Park is just one of many possible wildlife sightings.
A Bald Eagle fishing in the lake at Green Valley Park is just one of many possible wildlife sightings. lightbox
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Mogollon Rim is 30 miles from Payson and offers breathtaking scenery as well as horseback and hiking/biking trails, lakes for boating and fishing and back country skiing during the winter months.
Mogollon Rim is 30 miles from Payson and offers breathtaking scenery as well as horseback and hiking/biking trails, lakes for boating and fishing and back country skiing during the winter months. lightbox
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Home's deck overlooks the charming town of Payson and magnificent Mogollon Rim country.
Home's deck overlooks the charming town of Payson and magnificent Mogollon Rim country. lightbox
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Home has stone walking paths and a safety gate at the top of the steps that lead to the home's main floor.
Home has stone walking paths and a safety gate at the top of the steps that lead to the home's main floor. lightbox
Description

 Description

Central Arizona

  • 4 Bedrooms,
  • 2 Bathrooms,
  • Sleeps 8
House ID #340611
~ Nature Lovers' Paradise ~
Ultimate Arizona mountain experience awaits you in the quiet, cool pines of Payson, Arizona. Whispering Elk Lodge, our 4 BR, 2 BA home is only 90 minutes from the greater Phoenix area. Bring your binoculars and camera! Our home has green space on two sides pus a large deck, making it ideal for spotting birds, elk and other wildlife. The home overlooks Green Valley Park in the town of Payson, giving you ringside seats for exciting events such as the 4th of July fireworks as well as stunning sunrises, sunsets and star gazing. Mogollon Rim is only 30 miles from Payson and offers breathtaking scenery as well as horseback and hiking/biking trails, lakes for boating and fishing, and back country skiing during the winter months. This home is not appropriate for those wishing to hunt. 

Green Valley Park is a 45 acre recreational area with large expanses of grass for picnics, a well stocked lake for fishing and non-gas powered boats, hiking and biking trails, a summer concert series and Zane Grey's historic cabin. Wading birds and water fowl are frequent visitors at the park's lake. The town of Payson is a short walk from home and also offers choice restaurants, shopping and leisure walking. 


~ Comfortable and Classy ~
Magnificent home features an open floor plan that includes a charming and comfortable great room with a propane fireplace that may be used November through March. The smart TV is not much competition for the stellar views of Mogollon Rim and the exquisite sunsets.  The kitchen is fully stocked and has bar seating plus there is a dining area with table seating where you can admire the breathtaking views while eating. Internet is provided.

The beautiful covered deck with east and north views of the Mogollon Rim will be one of your favorite spots. Dine outdoors and use the gas grill to make your favorite barbecued food. Observe hundreds of bats night hunt over the lake in Green Valley Park or have fun identifying constellations in our star-studded skies.

A washer and dryer on the main floor make laundry tasks easy. Garage space is available for 2 vehicles and there are driveway spaces for 2 more vehicles. Highchairs and Pack n Plays are available to rent.

~ Sweet Dreams in Payson ~
The primary bedroom is on the main floor and has a king bed and large smart television plus balcony access to enjoy the stellar views. The primary bath features a walk-in shower, dual vanity sinks and a bidet. A closet adjoining the primary bath has room for your wardrobe and personal accessories.

Two other bedrooms on the main floor have king beds and televisions and share Bathroom 2 which features a tub-shower combination. The fourth bedroom is on the ground floor and has 2 twin beds plus a TV. Guests who sleep here would need to go upstairs to use Bathroom 2 on the main floor.

The beautiful covered deck with east and north views of the Mogollon Rim will be one of your favorite spots. Dine outdoors and use the gas grill to make your favorite barbecued food. Observe hundreds of bats night hunt over the lake in Green Valley Park or have fun identifying constellations in our star-studded skies.


~ Embrace Active Living ~
Two bikes, fishing gear and two kayaks with accessories are supplied for guests. Walk down the hill to Green Valley Park to search for wildlife, kayak in the lake or cast for fish. Biking/hiking trails are a short jaunt and offer opportunities to glimpse or photograph wildlife and spectacular outdoor scenery. Golf and rafting are a short drive from the home.

Whispering Elk Lodge offers families the perfect mountain experience with many conveniences and recreational activities within walking distance. Our spectacular mountain setting is the place to be!


~ Reservation Notes ~

The minimum age to rent is 28 years.

We are family friendly; any exceptions to this must be approved prior to confirmation of the reservation. 

The names of all guests staying overnight at the property must be included on the Rental Agreement’s guest list.


Written approval is required to exceed the standard occupancy of 8 for this home. Unless Arizona Vacation Home Rentals has granted permission to exceed the standard occupancy number, Guest agrees to limit guests, including infants and children, to standard occupancy of eight (8).

The number of people must be appropriate for the number of beds. If deemed necessary, Arizona Vacation Home Rentals reserves the right to approve the reservation based on sleeping arrangements.


Daytime visitors to home may not exceed two (2) people to include adults, infants and children unless prior permission is granted by Arizona Vacation Home Rentals.

Absolutely NO parties, gatherings or events of any size permitted. The owner lives nearby and monitors the property. 

AZ Vacation Home Rentals reserves the right to require a refundable security deposit.

No pets are allowed inside or outside the home. The owners and some guests have severe allergies and the home must remain pet free.

Violation of any house rule may result in termination of the rental contract, eviction and Guest will forfeit all monies paid, including rent, cleaning and deposits.
 
All TVs are for streaming and not satellite or cable serviced.


In accordance with Arizona state law owner permission is required for reservations greater than 31 days.

~ Nature Lovers' Paradise ~
Ultimate Arizona mountain experience awaits you in the quiet, cool pines of Payson, Arizona. Whispering Elk Lodge, our 4 BR, 2 BA home is only 90 minutes from the greater Phoenix area. Bring your binoculars and camera! Our home has green space on two sides pus a large deck, making it ideal for spotting birds, elk and other wildlife. The home overlooks Green Valley Park in the town of Payson, giving you ringside seats for exciting events such as the 4th of July fireworks as well as stunning sunrises, sunsets and star gazing. Mogollon Rim is only 30 miles from Payson and offers breathtaking scenery as well as horseback and hiking/biking trails, lakes for boating and fishing, and back country skiing during the winter months. This home is not appropriate for those wishing to hunt. 

Green Valley Park is a 45 acre recreational area with large expanses of grass for picnics, a well stocked lake for fishing and non-gas powered boats, hiking and biking trails, a summer concert series and Zane Grey's historic cabin. Wading birds and water fowl are frequent visitors at the park's lake. The town of Payson is a short walk from home and also offers choice restaurants, shopping and leisure walking. 


~ Comfortable and Classy ~
Magnificent home features an open floor plan that includes a charming and comfortable great room with a propane fireplace that may be used November through March. The smart TV is not much competition for the stellar views of Mogollon Rim and the exquisite sunsets.  The kitchen is fully stocked and has bar seating plus there is a dining area with table seating where you can admire the breathtaking views while eating. Internet is provided.

The beautiful covered deck with east and north views of the Mogollon Rim will be one of your favorite spots. Dine outdoors and use the gas grill to make your favorite barbecued food. Observe hundreds of bats night hunt over the lake in Green Valley Park or have fun identifying constellations in our star-studded skies.

A washer and dryer on the main floor make laundry tasks easy. Garage space is available for 2 vehicles and there are driveway spaces for 2 more vehicles. Highchairs and Pack n Plays are available to rent.

~ Sweet Dreams in Payson ~
The primary bedroom is on the main floor and has a king bed and large smart television plus balcony access to enjoy the stellar views. The primary bath features a walk-in shower, dual vanity sinks and a bidet. A closet adjoining the primary bath has room for your wardrobe and personal accessories.

Two other bedrooms on the main floor have king beds and televisions and share Bathroom 2 which features a tub-shower combination. The fourth bedroom is on the ground floor and has 2 twin beds plus a TV. Guests who sleep here would need to go upstairs to use Bathroom 2 on the main floor.

The beautiful covered deck with east and north views of the Mogollon Rim will be one of your favorite spots. Dine outdoors and use the gas grill to make your favorite barbecued food. Observe hundreds of bats night hunt over the lake in Green Valley Park or have fun identifying constellations in our star-studded skies.


~ Embrace Active Living ~
Two bikes, fishing gear and two kayaks with accessories are supplied for guests. Walk down the hill to Green Valley Park to search for wildlife, kayak in the lake or cast for fish. Biking/hiking trails are a short jaunt and offer opportunities to glimpse or photograph wildlife and spectacular outdoor scenery. Golf and rafting are a short drive from the home.

Whispering Elk Lodge offers families the perfect mountain experience with many conveniences and recreational activities within walking distance. Our spectacular mountain setting is the place to be!


~ Reservation Notes ~

The minimum age to rent is 28 years.

We are family friendly; any exceptions to this must be approved prior to confirmation of the reservation. 

The names of all guests staying overnight at the property must be included on the Rental Agreement’s guest list.


Written approval is required to exceed the standard occupancy of 8 for this home. Unless Arizona Vacation Home Rentals has granted permission to exceed the standard occupancy number, Guest agrees to limit guests, including infants and children, to standard occupancy of eight (8).

The number of people must be appropriate for the number of beds. If deemed necessary, Arizona Vacation Home Rentals reserves the right to approve the reservation based on sleeping arrangements.


Daytime visitors to home may not exceed two (2) people to include adults, infants and children unless prior permission is granted by Arizona Vacation Home Rentals.

Absolutely NO parties, gatherings or events of any size permitted. The owner lives nearby and monitors the property. 

AZ Vacation Home Rentals reserves the right to require a refundable security deposit.

No pets are allowed inside or outside the home. The owners and some guests have severe allergies and the home must remain pet free.

Violation of any house rule may result in termination of the rental contract, eviction and Guest will forfeit all monies paid, including rent, cleaning and deposits.
 
All TVs are for streaming and not satellite or cable serviced.


In accordance with Arizona state law owner permission is required for reservations greater than 31 days.

Amenities

 Amenities

Floorplan Split Bedrooms
Washer and Dryer
Hair Dryer
High Speed Wireless Internet
Linens and Bedding Provided
Indoor Natural Gas Fireplace
Ironing Board and Iron
DVD Great Room
Fridge Ice Maker
Smart TV in home
Mountain View
Lake View
City View
Outdoor Propane Grill
Two Car Garage
Parking for 4 Vehicles
Kayaks
Kayaks Provided
Community Hiking/Biking Trails
Community Greenbelt Areas
Community Open Space
Fully Equipped Kitchen
Keurig Coffee Maker
Coffee Maker
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