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Your Downtown Tucson Oasis Vacation Home with Spa!

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Zen xeriscaped backyard is private and quiet

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Last updated: 07/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Downtown house description

Privacy abounds in this centrally located, gated, downtown Tucson, three bedroom, three bath home. The'split floorplan' means each of the three bedrooms is in its own wing; which is perfect for larger groups or guests seeking spaciousness. Two living rooms, one with a fireplace and extra sleeping area makes it so up to 8 people can stay here comfortably. The generous kitchen with restored retro stove makes cooking a treat. A marvelous master suite with delicious details and lavish claw foot tub that you will never want to leave! For your ultimate comfort, each room's climate can be individually set. Enjoy the best of outdoor/indoor living, as most rooms have their own patio...so you can find your favorite spot. Or start and end your day sloughing your cares away in the spa. Come, relax, and delight in your home away from home in downtown Tucson!

This property was the owner's family homestead for two generations. Built of adobe and expanded over time, the property boasts awesome architectural, wood work and stained glass details. There even is a 'truth' window where you can see the adobe for yourself.

Within walking distance are numerous restaurants, bars, galleries, museums, and on weekends farmer's markets. The modern streetcar (light rail system) will take you to the 4th Avenue/University of Arizona.

Tucson - aka the Old Pueblo - offers you many lovely days for golf, hikes, cycling, birding, live theater, museums, opera, visiting the: Desert Museum, Old Tucson, botanical gardens, Kartchner Caverns...or just soaking up the sun!

Enjoy Tucson's varied cuisine through our wonderful selection of restaurants. Drive northeast to Mount Lemmon in the Catalina Mountains for hiking, mountain biking, cycling, rock climbing, spelunking, or just lazying around in cooler weather. To the south is the artist's enclave of Tubac, and, even further south, an hour's drive puts you in Mexico for a day of shopping in Nogales, Sonora or half an hour more and it can be Tombstone or Bisbee!

Plan on visiting the Gem show, 4th Avenue Street Fair, Rodeo, USTA Championship, Accenture PGA golf, spring training, Colossal Cave, the Biosphere, Sabino Canyon, downtown Tucson, the University of Arizona, and SO much more. There truly is something for everyone.

Come enjoy for yourself, then you can say you've experienced the 'dry heat!'

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Inside the home there are no steps. Outside there are some steps...moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            ONLY outside with home doors and windows closed...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Considered:

            $150 per pet fee (non-refundable)...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Blue room: 1 queen

            En suite - aka has private bathroom...moreless

          • Green room: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Family room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            LazyBoy sleeper sofa. This room has door and fireplace...moreless

          • Master suite: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Master bath: toilet, tub, shower

            Dual vanities, shower stall, claw foot soak tub...moreless

          • Blue room bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            En suite...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            Next to 3rd bedroom and living room...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable:

            DirectTV cable package with sports and movie channels...moreless

          Theme

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

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Festivals
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Zoo

          Leisure Activities

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

          local services and businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Babysitter

          Location Type

              • Downtown:

                Located near the University of Arizona, downtown Tucson is experiencing a renaissance. Stay in this walkable, solar city and enjoy being part of the excitement!...moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Spelunking
              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    Two dining areas: (1) kitchen seats 4 at table and 2 at island (2) family/dining room seats 6-8 people....moreless

                  • Seating for 10 people

                  General

                  • Internet
                  • Fireplace
                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Each room can be individually climate controlled...moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer

                  house cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional

                      Kitchen

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

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Gas grill with extra gas if needed...moreless

                      Pool / Spa

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          2014 Summer
                          Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $150 $175
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,000 $3,000
                          2014 Fall/Winter
                          Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $185 $200
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,275 $3,500
                          2015 Winter/Spring
                          Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $275
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,600 $5,000
                          2015 May
                          May 1 - May 31, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $185 $200
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,275 $3,500
                          2015 Summer
                          Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $150 $175
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,000 $3,000
                          2015 Fall/Winter
                          Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $185 $200
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,275 $3,500
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees and Rental Conditions:

                          • Cleaning Fee $200
                          • Pet Fee $150
                          • Property Damage Protection $69
                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          Pet Fee - PER PET - $150.00 USD


                          Cancellation policy:

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


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                          Last updated: 07/21/2014
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                          Location

                          8 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Tucson International Airport
                          212 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Puerto Peñasco
                          0.4 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Downtown Kitchen OR Cushing St
                          46 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Mount Lemmon
                          3.4 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Randolph Golf (3.4mi) OR La Paloma CC (7.7mi)
                          0.3 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Casa Vicente (tapas)

                          Car: Recommended

                          Downtown Tucson, located near the University of Arizona, is the perfect small urban town. There are plenty of activities downtown to keep you entertained for days or, even, weeks. Should you choose to venture further, Southern Arizona is chock full of places to visit: Tubac, Tombstone, Bisbee, Biosphere, Tohono Chul Park, Desert Museum, Mount Lemmon, the Foothills, Degrazia Gallery of the Sun, missions - Tumacacori and San Xavier del Bac, dozens of golf courses, plenty of flora and fauna, birding, or tons of hiking/riding trails.

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 1991

                          About: Shawn, the owner, and Evelyn, the property manager, teamed up to set up this vacation rental for you. Evelyn is a REALTOR and property manager in Tucson AZ. Vacation home property management is one of her specialties because she revels in providing 'old fashioned customer service with new fangled tools.' That means you will receive courteous and prompt attention from your first inquiry through your departure and return stays. Like you, when she travels, Evelyn enjoys staying in vacation home rentals too. For that reason she has the 'Evelyn standard,' which means you will have no trace from the prior guest(s), beds are made the same way with hospital corners and plenty of pillows, matching sets of sheets/towels/furniture/kitchenware, and well equipped (or stocked) homes. As items show wear or break they get replaced and/or fixed immediately; like that the vacation homes she manages are always in tip-top shape. When you rent from Evelyn, you'll have a super clean, very comfortable, and well coordinated house to call home for the duration of your stay!

                          Why Downtown:
                          Shawn's father owned the property before him and is responsible for the rich woodwork, stained glass windows, and abundance of details. In the time he's owned it, Shawn continued his father's work and created the private oasis it is now so that you may fill it with more happy memories.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          This home is an adobe home a classic southwestern building material that is rarely used nowadays. A 'truth' window in the house shows the adobe brick wall. Each room can be set to its own temperature to satisfy everyone preferred temperature. The downtown location is perfect for the health conscious. Walkers, runners, and cyclists can step out the door and go in any direction. Hikers, trail runners, or mountain bikers are a 10 minute drive from the nearest trailhead!


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                          Speaks: english, spanish

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                          • Zen xeriscaped backyard is private and quiet

                            Zen xeriscaped backyard is private and quiet

                          • Generous and well stocked kitchen should you choose to cook

                            Generous and well stocked kitchen should you choose to cook

                          • Second living area off the kitchen

                            Second living area off the kitchen

                          • Delightful architectural details stand out in this master suite

                            Delightful architectural details stand out in this master suite

                          • ...a regal claw foot tub for your relaxation time

                            ...a regal claw foot tub for your relaxation time

                          • Blue (2nd) bedroom is en suite (has own bath), private patio & easy spa access

                            Blue (2nd) bedroom is en suite (has own bath), private patio & easy spa access

                          • Green (3rd) bedroom with his/her closets

                            Green (3rd) bedroom with his/her closets

                          • 3rd bathroom is also next to one of the living areas

                            3rd bathroom is also next to one of the living areas

                          • Old eucalyptus tree thoughtfully transformed into artistic seat

                            Old eucalyptus tree thoughtfully transformed into artistic seat

                          • Brick paved, off street parking with automated security gate for added privacy

                            Brick paved, off street parking with automated security gate for added privacy

                          • Demur street view with delicious interior and oasis backyard

                            Demur street view with delicious interior and oasis backyard

                          • One of two living areas

                            One of two living areas

                          • Restored, gas retrofitted wood burning stove for when you choose to cook!

                            Restored, gas retrofitted wood burning stove for when you choose to cook!

                          • Living area #2 complete with sofa bed and fireplace

                            Living area #2 complete with sofa bed and fireplace

                          • Master bath with two sinks, extra closet, shower, and...wait for it...

                            Master bath with two sinks, extra closet, shower, and...wait for it...

                          • One of five patios! This one is just off the master for easy access to spa

                            One of five patios! This one is just off the master for easy access to spa

                          • Second bedroom's private bath

                            Second bedroom's private bath

                          • 3rd bathroom, next to 3rd bedroom

                            3rd bathroom, next to 3rd bedroom

                          • Patio #2 is off yellow living area

                            Patio #2 is off yellow living area

                          • Ahh, the super private spa for you to slough your cares away

                            Ahh, the super private spa for you to slough your cares away

                          $150 - $275 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 07/21/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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