Hipcamp host Shane C.
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Now open into Winter. Experience the Southwest in a secluded & peaceful part of Arizona, a 30 minute drive to the Grand Canyon National Park Community Area: -Outdoor & Indoor Shower option *Hot water when sun is up -Dry toilet -Fire pit -Kitchenette -Full memory foam bed & * blankets/linens INCLUDED -SELF SERVE Organic BREAKFAST (hard boiled eggs, fruit, oatmeal, t
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Now open into Winter. Experience the Southwest in a secluded & peaceful part of Arizona, a 30 minute drive to the Grand Canyon National Park Community Area: -Outdoor & Indoor Shower option *Hot water when sun is up -Dry toilet -Fire pit -Kitchenette -Full memory foam bed & * blankets/linens INCLUDED -SELF SERVE Organic BREAKFAST (hard boiled eggs, fruit, oatmeal, tea/coffee) Watch the sunset & see amazing stars! 2 miles down a BUMPY DIRT road. Nest in our flower themed OFF-GRID ‘88 shorty SCHOOL BUS equipped with a full sized extra thick futon bed, heat during the winter, and solar power to charge your electronics. The wood floor and accents are Ponderosa Pine from the local forest, the cabinet is a repurposed bath cabinet. An additional cute dresser is ready for your clothes during longer stays. The exterior is mostly original. The bathroom, kitchenette, and shower are in the common area a short walk from the bus location. If you have 3 people, it will be very cozy on the double sized bed. An additional rollout mattress available to put on ooen floorspace is available upon request only. An additional $7 fee applies (includes basic linens and sleeping bags.) *ALL LIGHTING IS SOLAR CHARGED. Solar LED fairy light lamps are at entrance. *No locks/keys onsite, latches only *All 5 spaces on the property are about 40 yards, or more, apart with partial view blocking from other spaces to maintain your feeling of privacy :) Be prepared for all weather possibilities. It is recommended to bring an all wheel drive or 4x4 vehicle, or at least front wheel-drive prepared with snow chains. If you get stuck we cannot help. Please know where your tow hook is located to be properly prepared. DIRECTIONS to 'THE NEST' *TAKE SCREENSHOTS in case of low cell phone SIGNAL. *Please FOLLOW the provided exactly: - Drections - Map - Red triangle signs DO NOT follow GPS only, use both. - DRIVE to 'The Nest' from Highway 180 SOUTH on S. Dewey Drive (Green route on map) - NOT from Highway 64 on Pine Rd (orange route on map) - S. Dewey Dr. is on Highway 180 between GREEN 'MILE MARKER' 263 & 264 FROM: Williams, AZ - Go NORTH on HIGHWAY 64 - TURN RIGHT on HIGHWAY 180 - TURN RIGHT on DEWEY DR FROM: Grand Canyon South Rim Park - Go SOUTH on HIGHWAY 64 - TURN LEFT on HIGHWAY 180 - TURN RIGHT on DEWEY DR FROM: Flagstaff, AZ - Go NORTH to HIGHWAY 180 - TURN LEFT on DEWEY DR *DIRT road conditions may be bumpy. DRIVE SLOW and AVOID 'high centers'. If muddy from rain or snow, AVOID puddles & KEEP MOVING! Be prepared for all weather possibilities. It is recommended to bring an all wheel drive or 4x4 vehicle, or at least front wheel-drive prepared with snow chains. If you get stuck we cannot help. Please know where your tow hook is located to be properly prepared. DIRECTIONS to 'THE NEST' *TAKE SCREENSHOTS in case of low cell phone SIGNAL. *Please FOLLOW the provided exactly: - Drections - Map - Red triangle signs DO NOT follow GPS only, use both. - DRIVE to 'The Nest' from Highway 180 SOUTH on S. Dewey Drive (Green route on map) - NOT from Highway 64 on Pine Rd (orange route on map) - S. Dewey Dr. is on Highway 180 between GREEN 'MILE MARKER' 263 & 264 FROM: Williams, AZ - Go NORTH on HIGHWAY 64 - TURN RIGHT on HIGHWAY 180 - TURN RIGHT on DEWEY DR FROM: Grand Canyon South Rim Park - Go SOUTH on HIGHWAY 64 - TURN LEFT on HIGHWAY 180 - TURN RIGHT on DEWEY DR FROM: Flagstaff, AZ - Go NORTH to HIGHWAY 180 - TURN LEFT on DEWEY DR *DIRT road conditions may be bumpy. DRIVE SLOW and AVOID 'high centers'. If muddy from rain or snow, AVOID puddles & KEEP MOVING! Here at Nest In Harmony location, we value natural living and alternative living styles and will be featuring different living structures. I lived and worked in the Grand Canyon National Park recently where I was a carpenter and tour guide and hosted many Couchsurfing guests from around the world. I may be able to answer some of your questions or give you resources to learn. I am friends with many locals from the Canyon and around the area and they may be visiting. Cats, chickens, a donkey, llama and alpaca will be on the property. Please do not feed Kulo, but you can feed the others animals carrots, fruits and veggies. It is peaceful with no sounds of cars and no light pollution to block the incredible views of the stars after a clear sunset view. Juniper trees offer shade in the days and privacy. You may feel more connected to nature as you hear the birds and see the free range cattle in the distance. The neighbors in the distance are not easily viewed from the property, and they are peaceful and quiet as well.
Lodging provided
Onsite rv or trailer
1 site
Up to 3 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Shane a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

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Hipcamper russell

Amazing stay, amazing host

Russell M.
recommends this listing.
August 23rd, 2020

What an amazing place and an even more amazing host in Shane. I stayed in the bus and it was clean, and very comfortable. Shane was welcoming and we ended up hanging out and having some great conversations over the campfire. His dog Koolo is rad and I can’t wait to come back and stay at the Nest again. This was my last stop on a 3 week road trip and it was the highlight of my trip. Thanks Shane!

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Property
The Nest
State
Arizona
Country
United States
$74/night
1 Site

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