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This private house is conveniently located in Carefree, AZ, surrounded by 20 acres of land preserve. Totally private! This is a home, not a villa or condo. Easy walking to shopping, dining and entertainment. Just minuets from historic downtown Cave Creek and the Boulders Resort. The town of Carefree is located due north of Scottsdale. This home is bright and airy and in great condition. It is comfortable and 'user friendly', the privacy amazing. My home is very easy to maintain. Neighbors call it the HAPPY HOUSE. Viewed from the private back patio, Javalina, quail, coyote, bob cats, desert fox, road runners, Jack rabbits and mule deer are seen regularly at our natural watering hole or frolicking in Galloway wash. There is a 360 degrees of Mountain views and the very best Arizona sunsets. The home is located in the heart of Carefree, but one would never know it. The house is situated on 2+ acres with a privacy wall that surrounds the pool and outdoor living area that are enjoyed day or night. I am very proud of my home and keep it clean, organized and personal. There is a Living room / dining room / TV room and workable, well equipped kitchen. Master bedroom has king sized bed, master bath and a private bedroom Patio. A comfortable King bed in the guest room can be separated into twin beds. Enjoy romantic, starry Arizona nights from the pool, patio or around the outside bee hive fireplace. Great outside dining area. Well landscaped, most enjoyable. Wonderful for entertaining. Wonderful for relaxing. Wonderful for private sunbathing. Enjoy horseback riding, spring baseball training, golf, hiking, are all here. We are located in the north end of the Valley of the Sun, anything that Phoenix or Scottsdale has to offer is no further than an hour away or less. Sedona Az. is a good hour north. Tonto National Forest, Bartlett Lake 15-30 minutes east. A greatl location for city access and real desert living and exploring. Great hikes to indian ruins and parks (Spur Cross, Tonto National Park) are close by. Within walking distance is the post office, grocery store, farmers market, very fine dining, cowboy dining, wine bars, shops and local live music.
Just a Gem! You won't go wrong!
Keywords: Single family desert home, super views, 2+ acres, surrounded by 20 acres nature reserve.
Special arrangements and additional cost could apply. We do not comply with Arizona's pool regulations. Pool is not fenced from exterior doors....moreless
Non Smoking Only:
Not allowed inside the home, but smoking whatever outside the home is up to you....moreless
By special arrangements and additional costs do apply....moreless
The house is one story and can be maneuvered by scooter or wheelchair, maybe a bit tight. The house is not a perfect handicapped accessible home, but has been used by guest with disabilites without issue....moreless
In the master bedroom we have a king size bed. In the guest room there is either twins or the twins made into a comfortable king. Both rooms have a private bath and are well separated form each other for privacy.
Full master bath with jetted tub, walk in shower, double sinks.
My rental is a home. It is not a stark rental by all means. It is full of personality and warmth. The house is well maintained and clean. I take extreme pride in my home. It pleases me to please you and hear all the fine comments that my renters have shared with me. I plan to live here someday, so looking after the house and caring for its surroundings is extremely important to me. We will cater to your needs and if asked will provide to the best of our ability. You really cannot go wrong in staying here. The home is comfortable and easy to maintain. Thanks for considering 'Painted Carefree'...moreless
360 degrees of beautiful Mt.views. Continental Mts. to the west and North. Black Mt. to the South. Tonto National Park ....moreless
The views from my home are awesome. We are surrounded with beautiful views and super sunsets. You will be looking at Black Mountain and the Continental Mountains. And Tonto National Forrest....moreless
Considered a rural setting in the comforts of Carefree proper....moreless
Carefee is in short walking distance, Cave Creek just around the corner....moreless
Carefree is considered a village and is within short walking distance. Cave Creek is right here and has funky bars and eating establishments. Shops. Taste of the west!...moreless
Summer Off Season May 17 - Sep 13, 2015 7 night min stay
Fall Mid Season Sep 14 - Jan 1, 2016 7 night min stay
Winter High Season Jan 2 - May 15, 2016 7 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Cleaning fee weekly$200
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Cleaning fee monthly$300
Super bowl week rate is different. Please contact for more information.
We take a non-refundable $500.00 reservation fee that turns into your refundable $500.00 security fee. Our contract has payment details and will be provided on request.
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The Cave Creek, Carefree area is a eclectic western area that has fine dinning and funky western bars. Lots of hiking, biking and riding trails. Golf is within minutes. Fishing, boating, a short beautiful drive away. Shopping around the conner. Art festivals on most weekends. Easy day trips to Arizona's best locations. Thirty minutes to spring training or Barrett car auction. Near perfect sunny weather all year long. Cave Creek was established in the early 1860's. It is part of the Military trail and has been home to Native Americans for centuries. Gold was discovered and people came to prosper. Then ranching and now an eclectic mix of everything. Movie stars on the hills, cowboys at the bars.
For you that have not been to Arizona here is a bit of information. If you are just traveling here to get out of the cold winter, of course, winter months are it! But if you are traveling to visit Arizona and see all the sights, mid September, October, mid April through May are the best. Kids are in school so not so many people at the parks, temperature is cool enough not to be uncomfortable hot, the "tourist" have basically gone home, no extra heating of the pool, the most fabulous warm nights and little to no rain. My home is very centrally located, far enough from the freeways to be out of the city and close enough to travel to various regions of the state. It is a perfect base for sight seeing. Hope to see you!
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: I am a outdoor type person. Love animals, love to garden, love great food, love to have fun. You will recognize all these passions at my lovely home!
Why the Owner Chose Carefree: This home has been purchased as our retirement home. It is perfect. Perfect location, perfect layout, perfect views. Not ready to retire and are letting others enjoy it till our time comes. This is a home not just a rental!
The Unique Benefits at this House: Privacy! Privacy! Privacy! Views! Views! Views! Plus amazing wild life. Superior Resort Living within the privacy of a home. Check out our awesome reviews. Out door living at its very best.
We are centrally located for easy access to major roads that connect you to the beautiful parks and attractions of Arizona. Far enough away from the highways to be in a rural community, yet close enough to go to other wonderful Arizona places.