Northwest Tucson - Private Guesthouse on Serene Desert Property

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Last updated: 11/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Very bright, sunny, and cheerful studio guesthouse with soaring ceilings and a spacious feeling. King size bed, sitting area with sofa, coffee table, flat screen HDTV, and wireless broadband Internet. Dining area, fully stocked kitchen, large walk-in closet, and desk with office chair are just some of the comforts of this home away from home. French doors lead to a private, flower-filled lush patio with gas BBQ and table and chairs. Covered parking adjacent to private entry.

Property Information: The Abington guest house features excellent new construction and a Spanish tile roof. It is suitable for all ages - families as well as couples on a romantic retreat. Its excellent location in northwest Tucson has the rural feel of the desert, but is just a mile from shopping, restaurants, and the interstate. Please get in touch with the owners if you have any questions.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    There must be an adult of at least 21 responsible for the rental....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs considered. No cats....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • We can add a Roll-away bed or mattress for an additional guest and/or accommodate a child....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The 'communal' pool is 5 miles away, it the Northwest YMCA with a gym and pool that the public may use for a daily fee. There are several other options in Tucson for daily use of a public pool. Information is provided onsite. The kitchen has a dishwasher, combo convection oven/microwave, single electric burner (not a full stovetop range), washer/dryer, coffee maker, electric kettle, and toaster. Please check with the owners for any specific questions about the kitchen. We will consider friendly dogs. No cats....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    HD Direct TV with Showtime movie channel....moreless

  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Budget


  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Central A/C...moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    There is outdoor covered parking adjacent to the guest house....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    This can be arranged. The guesthouse is on a large property with sufficient parking....moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    The code for wireless internet is provided upon arrival....moreless


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen has everything - convection/microwave oven, dishwasher, double farmers sink, and a full refrigerator, but does not have a full stove, rather there is a single plug in electric burner....moreless

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


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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$495 $1,500
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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 11/12/2015
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Car: Necessary

Golf: Tucson features numerous golf options - both public and private. Please get in touch with the owners if you have any questions.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: My name is Jen Richardson and I am your primary contact. I am an attorney with 14 years of experience and the mother of 2 children - Madeline - 10 and William - 6. My husband, Bill, and I moved from central Tucson to our current home in northwest Tucson in February 2009. We have lived in Tucson for over 15 years and both of us went to the University of Arizona. We have two dogs - Cowboy and Ginger - who are very friendly and enjoy life in the AZ Sonora desert. Bill is an electrical engineer in the solar field. Madeline is beginning 6th grade and William is beginning 1st grade.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We enjoy renting out properties. We own and manage two vacation rentals in central Tucson in addition to the guest house located on our property. When we bought our house we thought it was the perfect location for people visiting Tucson and the guest house located next door to our home seemed like an excellent vacation rental. We enjoy meeting people from all over the world and have had wonderful experiences getting to know our guests. We respect the privacy of our guests and do not allow our children or dogs to be close to the guest house and the way our home is set up it's easy to offer our guests privacy and peace and quiet.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Abington Guest House is 100% powered by the Arizona sun. Our large solar field (located at the east end of the property) generates all the electrical power used by the guest house.

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  • Private fenced yard

    Private fenced yard

  • kitchen - farmer's sink

    kitchen - farmer's sink

  • entry


  • dining area

    dining area

  • kitchen


  • living room area and television

    living room area and television

  • living room area

    living room area

  • living room area

    living room area

  • desk


  • king size bed

    king size bed

  • bathroom


  • bathroom shower

    bathroom shower

VRBO #364201

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Friday, November 20, 2015

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