Executive Home with Private Pool and Jacuzzi

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Last updated: 09/10/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

We are NOT booking at this time; our home is on the market, ( and this site will go dark on or about September 23.
We offer luxury at an affordable (and scaled) price; a stay of 30 nights or more translates to daily rate of about $90 per night! We also offer special rates for active military and Summer guests.

And we know you'll love the house as much as we do -- so book your next vacation, family reunion, or business trip with us!

The desert is a wonderful place to visit. Winter brings cool mornings, pleasant evenings and warm afternoons. Fall and Spring are picture-perfect ... Fall with its golden afternoon sunshine and Spring brimming with flowers and other blooms. Summer offers long days, endless time in the pool, early morning and late evening walks, dining outside (under covered patios) and much more!

You'll never run out of ways to spend your time -- in the spa or swimming; golfing; hiking; enjoying a basketball, baseball, hockey, or football game; visiting our beautiful mountain areas (just a short drive away); or rafting down the Salt River.

The house itself (3000 sq feet/2 stories) is beautifully furnished. As our pictures suggest, you will not be disappointed with the lovely backyard that adjoins a mountain preserve and the two upstairs balconies with breathtaking views.

Jump in the newly resurfaced pool or just lounge in the sun in or around the spa. Inside, relax in front of one of two fireplaces (one in the family room, the other in the master suite), or have a dining adventure in the spacious formal dining room. You'll LUV cooking in our updated kitchen, with eye-catching granite on all counters and the expansive island.

We have HD (and web-connected) TVs and DVD players throughout the house; there's entertainment for everyone. And, of course, you can easily connect to the Internet (via direct Ethernet or wirelessly) if work or web-surfing is your thing.

Other high points include kitchen appliances (dishwasher and double-oven); attractive blinds in the great room, upstairs office, and master suite; hardwood flooring (bamboo--in the master suite and cedar-lined master closet, upper hallway, and stairs to the lower level); decking on the master suite balcony, and a rod-iron railing separating the relaxing patio area from the pool. [Safety for young children is definitely our priority!]

We upgrade every year. Apart from the recent pool resurfacing, our home features updated flooring in the kitchen, family room, and elsewhere on the lower level..

**NEW ... Rent a PNEV at the airport (plug-in electric vehicle ... for example, a Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Ford Fusion, or SmartCar) and the miles you drive are on us (thanks to the new charger we just installed). Why pay for gas when there's an alternative!

[Click 'Links to More Information' (below) to see additional views of our home!]

All utilities, even phone, are provided at no extra charge. Within minutes of the house you’ll find high-end resorts (like Wildhorse and The Pointe) and championship golf courses. For the outdoor enthusiast, there are biking, jogging, and walking trails just minutes from your doorstep. [Ahwatukee abuts South Mountain, one of the largest hiking parks in the country.] The community also boasts some of the finest swimming and tennis facilities in the Phoenix area.

And, of course, there’s gaming at any one of several nearby Indian casinos.

If professional sports are your passion, you've come to the right place: basketball (Phoenix Suns), football (Cardinals), hockey (Coyotes), and baseball (Diamondbacks).

And there's shopping, of course--and lots of it! Several major malls are within a 20-minute drive. Any dining experience you can imagine is within minutes, from exclusive restaurants to burger joints.

Keywords: spacious house, preserve view, two-story, private pool/spa

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • All linens and towels, bicycles, RV and boat parking, patio furniture; backyard 'fronts' a preserve. PhotoSmart printer and dedicated fax line...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Including a brand new TV that tucks nicely into a custom cabinet!...moreless

  • VCR


  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Preserve lot; private and spacious...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    Separate units for downstairs and upstairs...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    3 dedicated Ethernet drops...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    Within the United States...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Garage, driveway or street...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free long-distance to Canada and Mexico...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless reaches throughout the house...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) One in the family room, another in the master bedroom...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker:

    Both 'traditional' and a Keurig...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Both everyday ... and formal...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Balcony:

    One off the upstairs office (facing the hills), the other off the master bedroom (facing the preserve)...moreless

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo:

    A great place to eat -- perfect year-round...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Tucked away in its own gazebo...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    The spa is propane heated, and the tank features a gauge for easy usage tracking. Tank refills cost about $100, an amount deducted from the security deposit. ...moreless



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from 29 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$900 $2,600
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500


Note: Deposits vary, depending on length of stay; contact me for details. Shown on the site are specifics for monthly rentals--including the "per day" cost. A guest's initial payment covers the security deposit (refundable--over and above the rental amount); the second payment covers the rental period and $125 cleaning fee (nonrefundable). We offer discounted pricing for multiple-month rentals.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 09/10/2016
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport

Car: Necessary

Running, up-scale shopping, gaming


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We have owned property in the Phoenix area for more than 20 years; we love the weather ... and our neighborhood.

Why the Owner Chose Ahwatukee Foothills Village, Phoenix, AZ, USA:
We purchased our home as an investment after selling rental property in San Diego that we had owned for many years. We were quite familiar with the area --- having lived in a different house (about 3 miles away) between 1992-97, while Mrs. Michel was earning her doctorate at Arizona State University.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home has a perfect floor-plan; it's very comfortable with many amenities. We especially enjoy the kitchen and family room areas; they're bright and cheerful, and face the yard which itself backs to the preserve.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Street view

    Street view

  • Entry


  • Dining room (so spacious!)

    Dining room (so spacious!)

  • Kitchen (prep area, etc.)

    Kitchen (prep area, etc.)

  • Downstairs office/bedroom

    Downstairs office/bedroom

  • Master bedroom view of the preserve

    Master bedroom view of the preserve

  • Master ... leading to the hallway

    Master ... leading to the hallway

  • Master bathroom ... and cedar-lined closet

    Master bathroom ... and cedar-lined closet

  • Upstairs office

    Upstairs office

  • One of two areas on the side patio/deck

    One of two areas on the side patio/deck

  • Backyard


  • A fabulous grill, tucked away in its own gazebo

    A fabulous grill, tucked away in its own gazebo

  • Patio adjacent to the front door

    Patio adjacent to the front door

  • Living room, from the 2nd floor landing

    Living room, from the 2nd floor landing

  • Kitchen (breakfast area)

    Kitchen (breakfast area)

  • Family room (open layout --flows from the kitchen)

    Family room (open layout --flows from the kitchen)

  • View from deck off master bedroom

    View from deck off master bedroom

  • Master becroom

    Master becroom

  • Master bathroom

    Master bathroom

  • Guest bathroom/upstairs (w/ newly installed procelain tile & glass shower doors)

    Guest bathroom/upstairs (w/ newly installed procelain tile & glass shower doors)

  • Guest bedroom upstairs (evening shot)

    Guest bedroom upstairs (evening shot)

  • Side patio/deck (gazebo eating area)

    Side patio/deck (gazebo eating area)

  • Yard level view of the preserve

    Yard level view of the preserve

  • One of three nearby Rec Centers!

    One of three nearby Rec Centers!

VRBO #103963

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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Executive Home with Private Pool and Jacuzzi

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