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Rare Canyon Intimacy, Sparkling Walks, Swimming, Golf, Tennis

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Living room opens up to screened in porch, wood fireplace

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Last updated: 12/15/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ventana Canyon condo description

Our ground floor unit is bright and spacious. The condo complex is beautifully landscaped with native plants, some always in fragrant bloom. Guests enjoy two clubhouses, each with an outdoor heated pool and hot tub, complete office and WiFi access, a complete exercise room, and party facilities. The tennis court and barbecue area complete a flawlessly maintained and spotless facility.

The Catalina foothills, northeast of Tucson, offer beautiful and private accommodations with easy accessibility to most of the valley in less than 30 minutes. This impeccably maintained condo complex backs up to national forest at the mouth of a spectacular canyon filled with Saguaro cactus. The close by trailhead offers a chance to hike in a pristine part of the high Sonoran desert. The neighborhood roads are steep and curvy with little traffic. The temperature dips at night and following renowned sunsets, the sky becomes bejeweled. Below, the valley sparkles under a blanket of lights. Top 100 golf is available a quarter mile away at two Tom Fazio gems.

The most beautiful location: Tucson is a premier winter destination. The Catalina foothills had the first foothill homes in Tucson because of the elevation and stunning beauty coupled with a breathtaking view of the valley and city lights. There are very few roads that go this high and close to the mountains. There are no other Tucson condo complexes in such a setting, only expensive private homes.

This golf on the bucket list: World famous winter golf in Tucson is even better than it looks on TV. Memories of certain shots, certain moments in the desert sun, will last forever. Great golf from city municipal to many semi-private to renowned resorts is available. At a resort only a quarter mile from here, are two Tom Fazio gems, the Canyon course and the Mountain course. These are both ranked every year in the top 100 courses open to the public nationally. The proximity can mean big savings in green fees. Details, course descriptions and phone numbers, available at condo.

A nice daytime walk, less guilt at supper: There are some good restaurants within a few miles. This condo complex location, however, offers a great drive into the valley down Craycroft which becomes a major avenue once it exits the foothills. You can peel off on main arteries to the University, downtown and other points west or continue straight to South side. Here, most intersections have at least two Mexican restaurants. Most would agree, Tucson has the best Mexican food in the US. It's the only place you can order carne seca.



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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 1070 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

            Must be at least 25 years old...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking allowed on outside porch....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Pets can be negotiated!...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • There is a computer room on the complex with fax machine, printers, and wireless access in the clubhouse and around the pool, just steps from this condo. The Ventana Canyon trail can be easily accessed without driving!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games For Kids
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Caves
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Mountain View
              • Resort

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Arrival Day

                  • Negotiable

                  Communication / Internet

                      • Fax

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people

                      General

                      • Activities Guide
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Backpack
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available:

                        There is a computer room next to the clubhouse with two computers, a fax machine, and copiers for your use....moreless

                      • Covered Parking
                      • Filtered Water
                      • Fireplace
                      • Fitness Room / Equipment
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Parking
                      • Telephone:

                        Local calls....moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        This is available in the condo, password protected, for use with your laptop or other wi-fi device....moreless

                      • Wood Fireplace

                      Kitchen

                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Freezer
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Coffee maker, coffee grinder, juicer, hand mixer...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Raised covered patio with porch furniture...moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Two golf courses at Loews Resort next door to our complex...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Tennis:

                        Tennis court in complex...moreless

                      • Tennis Court
                      • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        There are two pools in this complex....moreless

                      • Heated Pool
                      • Hot Tub
                      • Outdoor Hot Tub
                      • Outdoor Pool
                      • Shared Hot Tub:

                        There are two hot tubs in this complex....moreless

                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.5
                      from 4 traveler reviews
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                      Spring .. Apr 01 2013-May 31 2013 $775/week .. $1800/month (1 Week Min)
                      Summer .. June 01 2013-Sep 30 2013.. $495/week .. $1100/month (1 Week Min)
                      Fall....October 01 2012-Dec 31, 2013..$775/week...$1800/month  (1 week min)
                      Peak-Winter .... Jan 01 2014-Mar 30 2014.. $995/week .. No monthly (1 Week Min)
                      Feb 1-15. Gem and Mineral Show $185/nt
                      $100 cleaning fee
                      

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                      Last updated: 12/15/2014
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                      Location

                      18 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Tucson International Airport
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Kolb and Sunrise
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Loew's Ventana Canyon Resort- Fazio Can., Fazio Mt
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Craycroft and Sunrise
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Loew's Resort, Kolb and Sunrise
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Mt Lemmon

                      Car: Recommended

                      The Catalina foothills, northeast of Tucson, offer beautiful and private accommodations with easy accessibility to most of the valley in less than 30 minutes. This small condo complex backs up to national forest at the mouth of a spectacular canyon filled with Saguaro. The close by trailhead offers a chance to hike in a pristine part of the high Sonoran desert. The neighborhood roads are steep and curvy with little traffic. The temperature dips at night and following renowned sunsets, the sky becomes bejeweled. Below, the valley sparkles under a blanket of lights. Top 100 golf is available a quarter mile away at two Tom Fazio gems.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2010

                      About the owner: We live in Flagstaff, Arizona, and wanted to have a place in Tucson since we first met there while attending the University of Arizona in the 70's. This area in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains is our favorite!

                      Why the Owner Chose Ventana Canyon:
                      This complex is nestled in the foothills along with multi-million dollar homes. There was no other area in Tucson with such beautiful close up views of the Catalinas, in our opinion. It is so quiet and peaceful, away from the traffic. Driving into town is so easy and a beautiful drive.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      We love hiking and being able to access the trail from our condo is a real plus! The weather during the winter in Tucson can't be beat. The heated pool, hot tub, and gym sold us on this spectacular condo complex. Also, the proximity to Lowe's Ventana Canyon resort (within a half mile or less) is also a draw as we can just walk to go eat a wonderful meal at one of their restaurants. Just down the road at Sunrise and Kolb are more restaurants, a drugstore, grocery store, an art museum, and more!


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                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • Living room opens up to screened in porch, wood fireplace

                        Living room opens up to screened in porch, wood fireplace

                      • Front door from living room, open kitchen

                        Front door from living room, open kitchen

                      • Second bedroom on separate side of condo making for privacy, walk in closet

                        Second bedroom on separate side of condo making for privacy, walk in closet

                      • Screened in porch with view of mountains and giant saguaro cactus to right.

                        Screened in porch with view of mountains and giant saguaro cactus to right.

                      • New furniture recently added in living room, double doors open to screened porch

                        New furniture recently added in living room, double doors open to screened porch

                      • Living room with new couch and recliner taken winter 2014

                        Living room with new couch and recliner taken winter 2014

                      • Within 50 yds of condo, around another bldg, down a shaded path

                        Within 50 yds of condo, around another bldg, down a shaded path

                      • No wait workout room for staying in shape!

                        No wait workout room for staying in shape!

                      • View from Ventana Canyon trail which you can access from the condo complex.

                        View from Ventana Canyon trail which you can access from the condo complex.

                      • World class golf courses less than a mile away at Ventana Resort.

                        World class golf courses less than a mile away at Ventana Resort.

                      • Master bedroom with queen bed and view of mountains

                        Master bedroom with queen bed and view of mountains

                      • Dining area, open kitchen to left

                        Dining area, open kitchen to left

                      • Master bath with private shower, large walk in closet to left

                        Master bath with private shower, large walk in closet to left

                      • French doors open to master bedroom

                        French doors open to master bedroom

                      • Living room and dining area, kitchen is to left, very open floor plan

                        Living room and dining area, kitchen is to left, very open floor plan

                      • Porch shaded and guarded by a friendly giant at the corner

                        Porch shaded and guarded by a friendly giant at the corner

                      • Enjoy a fire at the condo or the clubhouse w/ party facilities

                        Enjoy a fire at the condo or the clubhouse w/ party facilities

                      • Relax in hot tub adjacent to the pool.

                        Relax in hot tub adjacent to the pool.

                      • Tennis, guests? This venue gives new meaning to love game

                        Tennis, guests? This venue gives new meaning to love game

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                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

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                      Member since: 2005
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 12 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/15/2014
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