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Snowbird Family Fun in the Sun

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gilbert house description

Come enjoy fun in the sun in this comfortable, private, single family home in an upscale suburb of Phoenix conveniently located near the Highway 60. The home is in a clean, quiet, safe neighborhood 15-20 minutes from Phoenix's Sky Harbor Airport, and close to Arizona State University.

Home features 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, with one bedroom (queen size bed) and bath on ground floor for handicap access if needed. Master bedroom features a queen size bed, cable TV, over-sized bathtub, separate shower, private commode, walk-in closet, and private balcony to enjoy your morning coffee in the sun. There are two more bedrooms, one with a queen size bed and the other with a twin bed. There are two couches adequate for sleeping if needed.

Other home features include a private pool (heated by a heat pump), professional-grade gas grill BBQ, fenced yard, wireless internet, beautiful landscaping, separate dining room, family room, and a living room with cable TV. The kitchen is fully equipped with all cooking and dining essentials, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and grinder, and separate beverage cooler. Small pets are welcome as long as they are potty-trained and can fit through the dog door.

The house is close to great shopping and a wide variety of good restaurants. There are many fun activities nearby to enjoy including golfing, river rafting, movie theaters, hiking, gambling casinos, water parks, miniature golf, hiking, and the gorgeous Superstition Mountains. The house is centrally located for day-trips to world famous locations like the Grand Canyon, Old Tucson, Lake Havasu, Tombstone, and the historic mining town of Bizbee. Come enjoy all Arizona has to offer with all the comforts of home!


Keywords: Snowbird's Paradise, Fun in the Sun, Family Fun, Pool and Sun, Desert Oasis

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Staff

          Suitability

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

            Party must have at least one adult minimum of 25 years old. No loud parties allowed....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Kids welcome but not allowed in pool area without adult supervision....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking allowed outside but must use ashtrays (no cigarette butts on pool deck or in yard please!)...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Small dogs allowed as long as they are well-behaved, potty-trained, stay off furniture, and can fit through the dog door. Tenant must clean up after pet, and an extra deposit will be charged....moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • Queen size Beds (3) Three of the four bedrooms have comfortable queen size beds in them, Twin or Single Beds (1) One of the four bedrooms has 1 twin size bed - perfect privacy for a single person or youth...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

            Master bath has a separate room with commode for privacy....moreless

          • Bathroom 3

            Downstairs bathroom has oversized shower with seats...moreless

          • Bathroom 2

            Double sinks, separate room for shower/toilet ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Pool is heated, but will only heat as warm as the outdoor temperature (heat-pump technology). Also, there is a filtered tap at the kitchen sink for good-tasting fresh water (no need to pack drinking water from the store). The gas grill is located next to the pool in an 'outdoor kitchen/bar'. Yard is concrete fenced and gated, excellent for small pets....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Small collection available...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Basketball hoop at pool side...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                There are three Cable TV's in the home - one in the living room, one in the family room, and one in the master bedroom...moreless

              • Stereo:

                2 small stereos, either of which can be taken outside to the pool area...moreless

              • Television:

                Large Smart TV in living room perfect for watching sports or movies...moreless

              Theme

              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rafting
              • Swimming
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Round table will seat as many as 10 snugly...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                A separate unit for each floor allows better zone cooling/heating...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                in unit...moreless

              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                All new and luxurious bed furnishings with guest comfort in mind...moreless

              • Living Room
              • Parking Off Street:

                Limited to 2 spaces per HOA ordinance...moreless

              • Telephone:

                For local and toll-free calling only....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                in unit...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                High speed WiFi throughout home and back yard. Please bring your smartphone or laptop to use (no PC is provided)...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Pots, pans, plates, cups, glasses, silverware, spices, bowls, BBQ tools, and various small appliances in kitchen...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Some spices available for use in spice cabinet above stove...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                (3) One side-by-side fridge/freezer in kitchen, and two beverage refrigerators (one inside and one in outdoor kitchen...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Option of moving some of patio furniture to balcony...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                At least 5 patio/lounge chairs...moreless

              • Golf:

                Several golf clubs nearby...moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Small lanai (underneath balcony) allows you to sit outside undercover during rare rain storms...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Beautiful landscaping, palm trees, flowers, lawn, all professionally maintained....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Professional grade built-in gas grill...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
              • Private Pool:

                400 square foot pool which gets great sun from morning to late afternoon/early evening. Wonderful pool deck, chairs, and towels. Pool is heated by heat pump (heats only to outside temperature at maximum - if it's cold outside the pool won't get very warm)....moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Peak
                  Dec 16 - Apr 15, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $210
                  $1,225 $3,650
                  Summer
                  Jun 15 - Sep 15, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $150
                  $900 $2,500
                  Peak 2016
                  Dec 16 - Apr 15, 2016
                  4 night min stay
                  $200
                  $1,200 $3,600
                  My Standard Rate
                  4 night min stay
                  $189
                  $1,150 $3,050
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • One time cleaning fee $200
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  The daily rate applies for reservations less than 7 nights.

                  The weekly rate applies for reservations 7 nights or more but less than 30 nights, and will be pro-rated at the weekly rate for stays beyond 7 days but less than 30 days.

                  The monthly rate applies for reservations 30 days or more, and will be pro-rated at the monthly rate for stays beyond 30 days.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  15 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Sky Harbor Airport
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 60

                  Car: Recommended

                  The house is located near the corner of Baseline and Stapley/Cooper Road, with quick and easy access to highway 60, which allows easy access to all parts of town (highway 60 intersects with highway 10 and highway 101, and both of those allow easy access to highway 202). Guests have especially appreciated the location.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About the owner: I'm a Snowbird Wannabee from Southeast Alaska!

                  Why the Owner Chose Gilbert:
                  I love the sun but I live and work in gorgeous, but rainy, Southeast Alaska. The vacation home is a great place for me to relax and get great sun. Also, there is great shopping close by, some within walking distance.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  I have a busy lifestyle, and look forward to downtime in a relaxing setting. I love to relax in the sun by the pool with a good book, and I enjoy shopping and eating in good restaurants. The house is located closest to highway 60, but also close to the 101 and the 202. I have all I need here at my vacation home!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • Front of House

                    Front of House

                  • Kitchen with breakfast bar

                    Kitchen with breakfast bar

                  • Living Room - a large 'Smart TV' was installed after this picture was taken

                    Living Room - a large 'Smart TV' was installed after this picture was taken

                  • Living room/dining room

                    Living room/dining room

                  • Queen Bedroom Upstairs

                    Queen Bedroom Upstairs

                  • Family bathroom upstairs with double sinks, separate commode room

                    Family bathroom upstairs with double sinks, separate commode room

                  • Master Bathtub with separate shower adjacent, double sinks

                    Master Bathtub with separate shower adjacent, double sinks

                  • Pool and Deck, with outdoor kitchen/grill toward back of photo

                    Pool and Deck, with outdoor kitchen/grill toward back of photo

                  • Master Bedroom (oversized tub, separate shower, walk-in closet not pictured)

                    Master Bedroom (oversized tub, separate shower, walk-in closet not pictured)

                  • Family room from Kitchen

                    Family room from Kitchen

                  • Pool from Balcony outside master bedroom

                    Pool from Balcony outside master bedroom

                  • Twin bedroom - bed is comfortable with a good quality mattress

                    Twin bedroom - bed is comfortable with a good quality mattress

                  • Back yard gets perfect sun from morning to sunset

                    Back yard gets perfect sun from morning to sunset

                  VRBO #332155

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $150 - $210 per night (USD)
                  9

                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english, spanish
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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                  (907) 723-0364 (Alaska, USA)

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