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Delightful, Sunny Sthn Exposure Within the Country Club

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Last updated: 04/07/2015
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  • Minimum stay:30-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This is a nicely furnished, fully equipped 1821 sf, 2 br, 2 bath home with a private den in Anthem, AZ. The back has a desireable southern exposure featuring an extended patio with a wood burning kiva fireplace with a gas starter. It is located just 35-40 min north of the airport, within 25 min of Scottsdale and numerous golf courses, just 1 1/2 hrs up I17 to Sedona or 3 hrs to the Grand Canyon. Cave Creek is 10-15 min away and Carefree a little bit further. Lake Pleasant is approx 20 min away for an array of water/boating activities. For winter sports Snowbowl in Flagstaff is just 2 hours up I17.

Anthem is a Del Webb planned community, voted the Best Planned Community in America when first built. There is outlet shopping, varied restaurants and grocery stores, many of which are within walking distance. The Community Center/Park with its pool, ponds, tennis courts, walking paths, playground, a railroad train for the kids (and big kids too!) in addition to softball fields and a skate board park will keep everyone in the family busy! The fitness centers and pools in the country club are availble for use at a nominal per use rate (2 week guest passes available to you for use either consecutivley or a week at a time).

The house is a great room plan with an extra large master bedroom featuring a door leading to the patio. 2 inch wood blinds cover all the windows and the carpet is an upgraded quality. The eat-in kitchen features a granite top bar and is fully equipped... even includes an array of spices, oils & condiments one often wishes they had while vacationing without having to purchase a whole container/bottle. The refrigerator has an ice-maker and there is a two temperature zone wine cooler. There are ceiling fans in every room (except the kitchen) as well as the patio.

The den has glass french doors with woven Roman shades... detachable fabric backs for the shades to make the room totally private are available. There is a queen futon in the den along with a small computer desk and chair.

Each bedroom has its own TV as well as the great room. Basic cable is included, along with Internet.

The two golf courses in Anthem Country Club (Persimon and Ironwood) are private but available to the public through There are tee times some days through this site and you can book 12 days out.
Please check our calendar for availability before making an inquiry....we do keep it up to date.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1821 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside ONLY permitted...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    No small children please. This home is located on a quiet street of just adults. As a consequence we wish to maintain this peacefulness for the neighbors' sake as well as preserving our rental privledges within the guidelines of the CC&R's. Certainly children are welcome for occasional day visits....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs under 30 lbs considered. Additional charge of $50/pet per mo. plus an additional $49 damage insurance policy is required (provided through VRBO). Sorry no cats (we love and have owned cats all our lives so know how the best litter-trained kitties can turn on a whim)....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Thru front door over a small step...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size...moreless

  • King size beds (1) In Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) In Guest Bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) A porta crib is available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen futon In enclosed den...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    double sinks...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blu-ray player...moreless

  • Games:

    Some board games included...moreless

  • Music Library:

    CD changer with 100 CD's & an iPod/Phone dock connected to multi-zone receiver...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable is included...upgrade to the next level for $45/mo...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    One in each bedroom + the great room...moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    View of mountains out the front and over the wall in the back...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Our personal car may be in the garage but there is room for an additional vehicle....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Wood burning Kiva Fireplace on back patio w/ gas starter...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Includes coffee maker, blender w/ a food processor attach., toaster oven, toaster, crock pot, waffle maker, hand mixer. Also an array of spices, oils, vinegars and condiments....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Some oils, spices, flour, sugar etc...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    There is also a 2 temp zone wine cooler...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    Lake Pleasant is about 20 min away...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Extended patio with a Kiva fireplace...moreless

  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Flagstaff is north up I17 about 125 miles....moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    (3) Each clubhouse has its own pool plus the Anthem Community Center Pool...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna:

    (2) Saunas located at the fitness centers of each clubhouse...moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub:

    (2) Each clubhouse pool has its own hot tub...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 1 - May 31, 2015
31 night min stay

Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
30 night min stay

Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
30 night min stay

Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2016
30 night min stay

* 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 (for <4 guests) $175
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Taxes Included


Includes Internet, cable & all utilities (even electric in the summer period). Min stay 1 month. Damage protection required in lieu of a pet deposit; otherwise not required. Pet fee is per/pet/mo. Payment schedule: Deposit + cleaning fee required at time of booking; 50% rental fee(s) @ 60 days prior to arrival; remaining 50% @ 30 days prior to arrival. Please contact owner for more accurate quote.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 04/07/2015
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Legends Bar & Grill
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Anthem Persimmon & Ironwood
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 17
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Wild Vines, Shanghai Club, Legends, Ocho Locos
125 Miles
Nearest Ski
SnowBowl in Flagstaff

Car: Recommended

Located in Anthem Country Club with 2 Clubhouses, 2 Pools, 2 Fitness Centers, 2 Hot Tubs and 2 Golf Courses. Home is a 5 min walk to the Persimon clubhouse. Within the community is a Water Park, Fishing, Community Center, Playground & Walking Trails. Sedona is only 1 1/2 hr drive away, Flagstaff is 2hrs and The Grand Canyon is approx 3 hrs. The Anthem Outlet Mall is right at the freeway exit for Anthem Way.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We purchased the home to use as a vacation home to escape Ohio winters...and as a get away at other times of the year. We love coming out here but find with grandchildren in other states now our time visiting is diminished. So we have decided to open our house up for others to enjoy!

Why the Owner Chose Anthem:
We have especially enjoyed this home and chose it over others for a variety of reasons. Number one is its southern exposure. Sitting on the back patio in the winter sun reading a book is heaven! The houses behind us are a good 20 feet below us so no rooftops to obstruct the views over the wall. To the right is a wash so the only home we can see from our back yard is the one to our left. This home was originally built/owned by one of the Del Webb mangers when construction began on the community. Consequently, it features many upgrades others of the same model/size do not have: extra large master, upgraded carpet and tile, enclosed den, extended patio and stereo speakers throughout, including the back patio.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You can walk to the Persimon fitness center and pool in 5 min. and walk to Safeway, Starbucks, a variety of restaurants and pharmacies in less than 20 min. You can relax on the patio and listen to music while enjoying a fire. You can take day trips to Sedona, Prescott, the Grand Canyon, Flagstaff as well as many fun small towns. There are 2 private golf courses right there available to the public through You are close to Phoenix and being at 2000 ft elevation are slightly cooler and better air quality.

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  • Front of home

    Front of home

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Looking toward Kitchen from the Great Room

    Looking toward Kitchen from the Great Room

  • Doors to the den (privacy panels for the Roman blinds on the doors included)

    Doors to the den (privacy panels for the Roman blinds on the doors included)

  • Den, work area

    Den, work area

  • Kitchen


  • Bar area

    Bar area

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath w/ Soaking Tub & Shower

    Master Bath w/ Soaking Tub & Shower

  • Hall Bath

    Hall Bath

  • Patio seating area

    Patio seating area

  • Back yard/patio

    Back yard/patio

  • Spacious home located next to a wash and situated high above the homes behind it

    Spacious home located next to a wash and situated high above the homes behind it

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Den with queen futon

    Den with queen futon

  • Kitchen


  • Eat-in area of Kitchen

    Eat-in area of Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom w/ King Bed

    Master Bedroom w/ King Bed

  • Master Bath w/ adult height double sinks

    Master Bath w/ adult height double sinks

  • 2nd. bedroom w/ Queen bed

    2nd. bedroom w/ Queen bed

  • View of back

    View of back

  • Kiva Fireplace

    Kiva Fireplace

  • Entrance to the Country Club

    Entrance to the Country Club

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