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Thanksgiving, Uofa, Family Reunions. Glam Hacienda on 4+ Ac

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The house from the road: our front yard is 100 percent 'desert chic'

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Last updated: 11/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa house description

This is our renovated dream home on the outskirts of Tucson, created in 2012 with a top design team, using antiques and art collected around the world. You enter the hacienda via a planted courtyard with a working fountain (stairs to our viewing porch: you can see the Catalinas, the Rincons, and the Downtown Lights from the porch, which is ideal for an intimate wedding service). Front door opens on enclosed Arizona room, now a breakfast room overlooking the living room. 4-5 private bedrooms, 3.5-2.5 bathrooms (one ensuite), family room/dining room complex, chef's open kitchen with brand new appliances, sunken living room featuring beehive gas fireplace, patios, terraces, and a private pool for just our compound. Magazine quality interior, but comfortable, artsy, and welcoming, with the sophistication of the world, and the comfort of southern Arizona. Stunning art and decorations; house features amazing concrete and antique tile floors and bathrooms (literally) hand crafted for respite and wellness. High-tech security system for added peace of mind. If you're looking for an escape, quality family time, 'Two Bird' is your destination. (Can also be rented with the owners' private king-sized suite, making it 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, 2 ensuite.)

Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

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

                We will seek a larger deposit for renters under 25 (and we're a bit sketchy on saying yes)......moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Dogs ok; no cats please....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 10-14

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Couch in family room sleeps one: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                This should be considered overflow...moreless

              • There are two single sleep platforms in living room: 2 child bed

                If you are 5'6 or shorter they are very comfortable...moreless

              • Bedroom 3 (twins): 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                We also have extra single blow up bed...moreless

              • Bedroom 4 (twins): 2 twin/ single

                The twin rooms are set up identically...moreless

              • Master has gorgeous bathroom ensuite. The twins share a brand new bathroom with tub, with the queen--which is near the powder room. The powder room is also very convenient to anyone sleeping in the family room or the living room sleep benches. (You can also rent the owners' suite, which includes an extra king-sized room, and an ensuite bathroom.)...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Powder Room: toilet

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              • Bathroom 4: shower

                This bathroom is in owner's suite. Let us know if you want....moreless

              • All 3.5 bathrooms are brand new in 2012, and the showers are state of the art....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • This is ideal for a couple, a family, a reunion of friends, and small wedding parties, also families visiting the UofA. If you want privacy and the outdoors, a luxurious but comfortable environment, Two Bird Ranch is for you. Our housekeeper comes in at our expense before and after your stay and once a week for guests who stay for 6 nights or longer. We are happy to rent for small weddings and also corporate retreats, and have welcomed groups around University of Arizona events....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Music Library:

                    There are tens of old CDs there (we have a portable CD player for your use)....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo:

                    Surround sound system; attach your ipod....moreless

                  • Television

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Festivals
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    At night you can see the downtown lights from the viewing porch...moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Gorgeous view of the Rincon Mountains, with the Catalinas in the distance...moreless

                  • Rural:

                    Located 12 miles from downtown, on 4+ acres in horse country...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Swimming

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Our traditional dining room table seats 8 and you can squeeze 10 in without discomfort (extra leaf is under the king-sized bed in master #1)....moreless

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    A beehive fireplace is ready to go (gas)...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Be sure to ask Isabelle for the wireless password....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Everything you need provided fresh upon arrival and changed at least once a week; Leticia will come in more often if we arrange it for advance. incremental fee...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Formal sunken living room is adjacent to kitchen and Arizona room and features the fireplace (we have a lovely brand new gas fireplace)...moreless

                  • Parking
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Service for at least 12....moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Features a breakfast bar with stools for two; there is also a breakfast table set up in the Arizona room that seats three (ok, 4) for casual dining. The outdoor kitchen is just beyond sliding doors....moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    Located in a closet off the dining area, on the other side of the kitchen....moreless

                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    We have everything you want......moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    The viewing porch is large and provides a sweeping view of the Catalinas and the Rincons....moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    You may have to fill the tires since renters and the desert are rough on bikes....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Each of the bedrooms has patio areas. The planted courtyard with a fountain is the house showpiece. The pool area is double fenced so safe for kids and pets....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Nearby...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Desert garden upfront rambles for nearly an acre....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Gas grill and outdoor dining table for 6-8 plus extensive outdoor furnishings. There are lots of outdoor eating areas besides main table....moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Private Pool

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 26 - Nov 29, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $400
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $400 $450
                          Fri, Sat
                          $2,500 $9,000

                          Rates are based on 5 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

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

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees and Rental Conditions:

                          • Pet Fee $75
                          • Heated pool per day $50
                          • Property Damage Protection $49
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          Guests must schedule a weekly housekeeping clean up which we pay for, if they stay more than 6 nights. Checkout is 10AM unless otherwise negotiated in writing.


                          Cancellation policy:

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


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                          Last updated: 11/18/2014
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                          Location

                          19 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Tucson
                          2.7 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Tucson Mcgraw's Cantina
                          9 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          14 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Amtrak
                          14 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Interstate 10
                          2.3 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Village Diner
                          34 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Mt. Lemmon

                          Car: Necessary

                          A ten-minute drive from all the amenities and some decent local cafes and restaurants, but completely self-contained. Safeway Online will deliver! Enjoy a fully-equipped kitchen, outdoor BBQ, etc. The kitchen is stocked with everything a cook needs and there is flatware and plates, etc. for a dinner party for 16. The dining room table seats eight (extra leaf to under master bed) and there is a second table for four in Arizona room. House truly houses 10-12 luxuriously, since our den is a private room and we offer a new blow up queen-sized bed and linens to make it a bedroom.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2012

                          About the owner: We're a PR pro and a lawyer, and this is our dream home renovated in 2012-2013. Someday it will be our primary residence. Today, it's an oasis from our life in New York City. Here is a picture of all of us in San Juan, taken a few summers ago.

                          Why the Owner Chose Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa:
                          This $200,000 plus renovation injected the highest quality style into what had been a rundown property owned by the actor Gary Shandling. We renovated it back to be better than ever. It's at peace with nature, rambling over nearly 5000 sq. feet indoors (and more when you count covered terraces), yet it feels manageable and homey. The views are majestic: Catalinas on one side and the Rincons on the other. The house is cool and warm at the same time, private but close to the city and the mountains. There are up to five private bedrooms (the fifth one is a den right now but we have blow up beds).

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          This rural property is 8 minutes from Tanque Verde's shopping and 20 minutes from the University of Arizona, no more than 30 minutes from the Foothills (read: premium shopping). The national park is a bike ride (1 mile). But why would you ever leave the house, with a pool, trails, and views that seduce and property that rambles? You can hear horses, and the odd coyote. We promise you it is truly desert chic, in ways you have to live it to understand it.


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                          • The house from the road: our front yard is 100 percent 'desert chic'

                            The house from the road: our front yard is 100 percent 'desert chic'

                          • From the viewing porch you can see the mountains, and the courtyard

                            From the viewing porch you can see the mountains, and the courtyard

                          • Here's a view of the Rincons from the viewing porch

                            Here's a view of the Rincons from the viewing porch

                          • You enter the house through an indoor Arizona room (ideal for breakfast)

                            You enter the house through an indoor Arizona room (ideal for breakfast)

                          • Comfy benches frame the sunken living room

                            Comfy benches frame the sunken living room

                          • The family room dining room open onto the pool area and the kitchen

                            The family room dining room open onto the pool area and the kitchen

                          • Powder room off the dining room

                            Powder room off the dining room

                          • Master bathroom #1

                            Master bathroom #1

                          • Master bath #2, custom tiled. My favorite room in the house

                            Master bath #2, custom tiled. My favorite room in the house

                          • Twin bed #2, also overlooks the pool

                            Twin bed #2, also overlooks the pool

                          • The pool is surrounded by loungers and mountains, and enclosed

                            The pool is surrounded by loungers and mountains, and enclosed

                          • Covered back patio furnished with dining table for 6, and several seating areas

                            Covered back patio furnished with dining table for 6, and several seating areas

                          • The courtyard features a working fountain and has stairs to the viewing porch

                            The courtyard features a working fountain and has stairs to the viewing porch

                          • The viewing porch is a real treat (and can be great for a wedding of 25 or less)

                            The viewing porch is a real treat (and can be great for a wedding of 25 or less)

                          • A sunset from our viewing porch

                            A sunset from our viewing porch

                          • Sunken living room with working (gas) beehive fireplace

                            Sunken living room with working (gas) beehive fireplace

                          • The chef's ktchen is brand new and fully-equipped

                            The chef's ktchen is brand new and fully-equipped

                          • Here's another view of the family room, and a taste of some of the art

                            Here's another view of the family room, and a taste of some of the art

                          • Master bedroom w/king-sized bed, stunning view of Catalinas, ensuite + patio

                            Master bedroom w/king-sized bed, stunning view of Catalinas, ensuite + patio

                          • Master bedroom #2 (incredibly spacious)

                            Master bedroom #2 (incredibly spacious)

                          • This is twin bedroom #1, or the 'shabby chic' room, overlooking the pool

                            This is twin bedroom #1, or the 'shabby chic' room, overlooking the pool

                          • Bathroom #3 features a shower/tub and fab antiques

                            Bathroom #3 features a shower/tub and fab antiques

                          • The BBQ is adjacent to outdoor dining

                            The BBQ is adjacent to outdoor dining

                          • Side gate to the pool, with Rincons glistening beyond; pool is off the bedrooms

                            Side gate to the pool, with Rincons glistening beyond; pool is off the bedrooms

                          $400 - $450 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 14

                          View calendar: Updated 11/18/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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