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Stunning Mountain Views Minutes from Downtown: Charm, Privacy, Value

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The living room with its pleasant mix of modern pieces and global antiques.

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Last updated: 12/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7-27 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Downtown townhome description

Casa De Las Montanas is a truly charming & glamorous townhome w/ vintage appeal in a quiet location. It is a very special place with all kinds of character and great views. The home has just been renovated, is 5 minutes from downtown and convenient to the University of Arizona, but is quiet and private and boasts amazing mountain and desert views. This is a secure and light filled home, with a delightful courtyard with a covered patio. It is not a cookie-cutter, beige box. It has been furnished with a welcoming mix of antiques and art to create a beautiful atmosphere. You are right near downtown, but are on the edge of the Tucson Mountains. Located in a charming neighborhood and a piece of tucson history, it is just west of the downtown area and only a matter of minutes to the Saguaro National Park West. A wide range of great restaurants and shops are on your doorstep, but there is still a sense of space.

The casa has 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths. The open plan kitchen is fully equipped with high standard cooking equipment, granite counters and stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher. The open plan kitchen looks out to the dining area that can seat 8 or more, and the charming, working kiva fireplace. Sliding glass doors lead from the dining area out to the covered patio and enclosed courtyard, encouraging indoor/outdoor living. A unique gated bell tower leads you into the courtyard from the street. You will find the courtyard with its 100 year old saguaro cacti and prickly pear cacti and original mexican saulsolito tiles, is a wonderful place to enjoy your morning coffee, evening margarita or gaze at the star filled night skies.

The bedrooms boast brand new memory foam topped mattresses, fine 100% cotton sheets and lovely furnishings. The master contains a queen and has an en suite bathroom with travertine tiles and plush towels. The guest bedroom has a queen bed and a sweet view of the courtyard, and a travertine tiled bathroom, with a washer/dryer across the hall. The third bedroom has an iron cottage bed with a pull out, pop-up trundle that can be used as two twins or combined together for a king. A writing desk with an absolutely beautiful view to the west of open desert and mountains is a great place to admire the stunning sunsets.

Imagination, style and flare have been used throughout to make our home stand out from the run of the mill, hotel-like settings you find in so much of the Tucson vacation rental market. We independently own and manage the casa, you will not be dealing with an impersonal management company. We have travelled widely and work hard to make sure that all the little details we appreciate in a rental, are available for our guests. We take pride in the place and have many repeat guests, so we must be doing something right! Broadband wireless and a flat screen HDTV with local and network channels and live streaming Netflix is included. Central air conditioning and tile floors in the main living spaces, will keep you cool and comfy in summer and central heat and the working fireplace will keep you toasty in winter, during our few months when a little heat may be needed. A garage with garage door opener is available and of course there is a gas grill, so you can barbeque in the courtyard. The house is all on one level and has no steps so it is suitable for all.

There are so many activities on your doorstep. Great golfing, hiking, cultural activities, shopping and dining are all right nearby. There are walking trails through the desert, right across the street. We may be biased, but we think our location is amongst the best in tucson!

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Townhome
  • On floor 1
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Accessible:

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              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • The master bedroom contains a queen bed with a memory foam topped mattress and attractive antiques and artwork. There is an comfy armchair for reading and a flat screen HDTV with basic channels and live streaming Netflix with thousands of channels to choose from. The master boasts a large walk-in closet and an en suite bathroom with travertine tiles, and a full bath and shower. The second bedroom features a queen bed with a memory foam topped mattress and has a wonderful outlook into the cacti filled private courtyard. There is ample closet space. The pleasant 2nd bathroom with travertine tile, full shower and bath and the washer/dryer is across the hall. The third bedroom has an iron cottage bed with a pull out, pop-up trundle that can be used as two twins or combined together for a king. A writing desk looks out to an absolutely beautiful view to the west of open desert and mountains, and is a great place to admire the stunning sunsets. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Music Library
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Downtown
              • Mountain
              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Roller Blading
              • Skiing
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Garage
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Winter
                  Nov 23 - Jan 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,200 $4,300

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Gem Show
                  Jan 26 - Feb 21, 2015
                  27 night min stay

                  $4,800
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $475
                  • Tax Rate 5.5%

                  Notes:

                  We may be able to arrange for rentals of three to six months at a greatly reduced rate during the off peak months. Please call to discuss.

                  We ask for a 50% reservation deposit to secure your rental. The remainder including cleaning fee, tax, and refundable security deposit of $475, is due 30 days before the start of your rental.


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                  Last updated: 12/11/2014
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                  Location

                  10.8 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Tucson Intl. Airport
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Theresa's Mosaic Bar and Restaurant
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  El Rio
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Interstate 10
                  0.3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Too many to list!
                  42.9 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Mount Lemmon Ski Area

                  Car: Recommended

                  Ideally located to enjoy all that downtown Tucson has to offer, yet across from open desert and mountain views, is this charming, elegant vintage townhouse with a delightful courtyard. Only five minutes to the epicenter of downtown, with all its wonderful restaurants,clubs, thriving arts scene and the University of Arizona, this very special 3 bed/ 2 bath home, sits in a quiet, adorable development of southwest style homes on the west side of Tucson. You will not believe the views out over the desert and to the mountains, in all directions. The vintage community was built by one of Tucson's most creative builders, and character abounds in this wonderful neighborhood. You can drive 5 minutes in one direction and be in the heart of the city, and ten minutes in the other direction and be in the National Saguaro Park, with its stunning vistas and millions of cacti.

                  We love Tucson and think you will too. Its diverse history blends the Wild West, with colonial Spanish influence, Native American heritage, and Mexican culture with all the amenities of a small thriving American city and college town. You will never run out of the things to see and do in our corner of the Southwest. Whether your idea of heaven is hiking, biking, golfing, enjoying great diverse restaurants, and world class shopping, bird watching, museum hopping, taking in live music, sky gazing or navel gazing, you will be happy in Tucson. And with the nearly always sunny skies and wonderful year round climate, how could you go wrong? Come find out why we think Tucson is one of the neatest cities in the world. The unique bio-diversity will blow you away, and amenities in this funky old pueblo will keep you coming back. Tucson is an ideal base from which to explore the American Southwest. The Grand Canyon, Sedona, San Diego, Santa Fe,and Mexico are all within a day's drive. Come see for yourself why Tucson is one of the nation's most popular small cities to relocate to!

                   

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                  Speaks: english, french, spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • The living room with its pleasant mix of modern pieces and global antiques.

                    The living room with its pleasant mix of modern pieces and global antiques.

                  • The dining table can extend to sit 10 or more people.

                    The dining table can extend to sit 10 or more people.

                  • A welcoming airy and bright space.  Perfect for entertaining.

                    A welcoming airy and bright space. Perfect for entertaining.

                  • The ensuite master bath has travertine tiles and a full shower and bath.  Fresh!

                    The ensuite master bath has travertine tiles and a full shower and bath. Fresh!

                  • The writing desk in the third bedroom has a very inspiring view.

                    The writing desk in the third bedroom has a very inspiring view.

                  • The private walled courtyard with one hundred plus, year old cacti.

                    The private walled courtyard with one hundred plus, year old cacti.

                  • The covered patio is so lovely for an outside meal. Fire up the grill!

                    The covered patio is so lovely for an outside meal. Fire up the grill!

                  • Mature landscaping surrounds the characterful house on a quiet side street.

                    Mature landscaping surrounds the characterful house on a quiet side street.

                  • The beautiful working kiva fireplace and comfy leather club chairs.

                    The beautiful working kiva fireplace and comfy leather club chairs.

                  • The stylish open plan kitchen with granite counter tops & stainless steel.

                    The stylish open plan kitchen with granite counter tops & stainless steel.

                  • The master bedroom with its comfy memory foam top queen. Relax!

                    The master bedroom with its comfy memory foam top queen. Relax!

                  • The second bath also has a full bath/shower and washer/dryer.

                    The second bath also has a full bath/shower and washer/dryer.

                  • A mighty saguaro and gorgeous views of open desert and the mountains.  Sunsets!

                    A mighty saguaro and gorgeous views of open desert and the mountains. Sunsets!

                  • Vintage Southwest architecture.  Not a boring condo!

                    Vintage Southwest architecture. Not a boring condo!

                  • Springtime brings blossoms to the courtyard.

                    Springtime brings blossoms to the courtyard.

                  • See what we mean about the sunsets?

                    See what we mean about the sunsets?

                  $1,120 - $1,200 per week (USD)
                  4

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/11/14
                  Minimum stay: 7-27 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english, french, spanish
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/11/2014
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