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The best place to stay in beautiful Carefree, Arizona

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,280 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Townhome, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

This one level unit is one of the nicest townhomes in the area, and was remodeled in 2007 and updated in 2016, with top of the line stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, travertine floors, and designer interior, including new furnishings, plush linens, as well as new audio~video entertainment center with surround sound. Every effort has been made to make this home the most comfortable and enjoyable for our guests. From the soft pillowtop beds with designer linen, to the deep plush couch and over stuffed chair with ottoman and of course, our private South facing patio with views of the tropical pool and spa. Here you can work on your tan and use the stainless steel gas grill to cook up your favorite steak. You will absolutely feel like your on vacation in this quite, relaxing and comfortable townhome. We now offer free internet WiFi connection.

Located only a few minutes North from Scottsdale and Phoenix, which offer annual events like the Barrett/Jackson Auto Auction, the PGA-Waste Management (Phoenix Open), and numerious sporting & equestrian events. There are over a dozen different championship golf courses just moments away from this townhome including the world famious Boulders Resort and Golden Door Spa. Barlett Lake & Lake Pleasent are both located with-in 30 minutes from Carefree for all your water fun.

Come and relax and enjoy true 'Carefree Living'. The town of Carefree and the neighboring town of Cave Creek, both offer numerious top rated restaurants, shopping, and art galleries, most with-in walking distance or a short drive from this luxury townhome.

Keywords: Luxury Town Home

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 8, 2018

About Cheryl

We purchased this town home to offer our family and guests the best location and accommodations available in Carefree.

Now you, can enjoy the totally remodeled and highly decorated town home, with the wonderful private patio, steps away from the pool and spa, plus all the best amenities offered with comfort and relaxation in mind. Every detail has been attempted to make your stay comfortable, relaxing, and most of all affordable compared to any other resort available in the area.

Cheryl purchased this townhome in 2006

Why Cheryl chose Colony At Carefree

The location is extremely accommodating for the few who want the best. It is one of the few town homes in Carefree with a true tropical resort atmosphere. The unit is completely built on one level and only a few steps to the pool and spa. The interior finishes are all high end, and are designed for your comfort by wife. Downtown Carefree is only a (two) blocks away and is easily walkable in just a few minutes. there you will find restaurants, art galleries, and shops that will enlighten and stir you senses of the Arizona way of living.

What makes this townhome unique

This town home is perfectly designed so you will want to come back to stay over and over again.


Colony At Carefree Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1280 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • The on suite master bath is large with tub/shower and granite countertop. The guest bath is large with separate toilet and walk in travertine shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) Luxury pillow top with designer linen, Queen size Beds (1) Luxury pillow top with designer linen
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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The best place to stay in beautiful Carefree, Arizona
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Lovely townhouse , great location

  • 5 of 5

The townhouse is very comfortable, spacious and well equipped.

The furnished patio is lovely and gets the sun most of the day. Within walking distance of a Carefree and a short drive to Cave Creek.

Cheryl, the property owner, is very attentive and easy to work with. She'll do all possible to help you enjoy your stay.

Thank you for a great vacation and we will most certainly return.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a perfect vacation in our two bedroom villa. The moment we stepped through the door we were impressed with how beautifully furnished and what great taste and absolutely immaculate. The furnishings were done in Tuscan style and the sofa and chairs were very comfortable, we felt right at home. Both bedrooms were a decorators dream and so comfortable. The sheets, towels and bedding were beautiful and of the best quality. The paintings and accessaries even the dishes were of the top quality. I have never stayed in a rental with such beautiful touches, I felt like a princess. I could tell that Cheryl put a lot of love into this and she is a fabulous decorator. The owners have put together a very helpfull information book on things to do, places to go and great resturants in the area, and also directions on how to operate the TV and stereo. Through the sliding door a private patio, gas grill, up graded furniture and a view of the pool and the nicely landscaped common area. Our daughter and 6 year old grandson flew in for a long weekend and we all used both the crystal clear heated pool and the hot tub on several occasions and loved it, especially my grandson. The location is fantastic,and only a five minute walk to the heart of a very charming Carefree Center, many shops and restaurants and small park that has outdoor concerts.

We had a great time, love Arizona and couldn't have had a better place to stay and such a excellent location. We are fussy and I can tell you there isn't one thing in the villa we would change. Cheryl also was available and happy to answer any questions we had. Thank you so much Cheryl and Bill.....

This is definitely a place that we would highly recommend, the villa is fantastic and so are the owners.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Carefree

  • 5 of 5

Very attractive home away from home. Well equipped, spacious, clean and quiet but with the convenience of being a 5 minute stroll to the restaurants and shops of Carefree.Quiet so it was like having our own private pool and hot tub ! Loads of towels .Quality linens & pillows. Bathrobes were a great touch and the owners generously supplied all the paper,cleaning products etc ( not just a starter kit) In a pass it forward way guests seem to leave some extras and leftovers each time ( seasonings, pastas,coffee etc) for the next visitors . We had wonderful weather and have wonderful memories of our time in Carefree.

p.s. Damage deposit was promptly returned .

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2012
  • Stayed: November 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Moose Jaw, Sask. Canada


  • 5 of 5

Thank You Bill and Cheryl! Your place was perfect for a relaxing few days. Our only disappointment was that we couldn't stay longer. Everything is as claimed. Perfect for two adult couples, Close enough to everything yet far enough away to be peaceful and quiet. We hope to return soon

Thanks again

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2012
  • Stayed: January 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Aurora, CO

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a quiet and relaxing vacation, this is the place. When we arrived, we were thrilled with what we found... especially the welcome cookies from the owners! We enjoyed the town of Carefree, played golf at Rancho Mañana, and did some shopping and eating out. But most of all, we just relaxed! The condo is well appointed, very comfortable, super clean, and had plenty of room to accommodate the four of us (two adult couples). We had breakfast on the patio every morning and used the pool and hot tub every day. We would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2011
  • Stayed: October 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rock Falls, Illinois

Best place we have rented

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED this townhouse/condo. Bill and Cheryl (owners) were the best. They are always there when you need them….but let you enjoy yourself.

The condo is wonderfully decorated and is very handy to everything. One of the things that was so important to is VERY clean. We have rented places before that have not been clean , it was so nice to walk into a spotless home. Cheryl has thought of everything when it comes to stocking your home away from home. The beds are first class, kitchen has all the latest appliances, TV’s and stereo are great, washer and dryer are handy. If it gets cool there is a very nice gas fireplace. We could not think of one thing we did not like. There is an attached two-car garage with opener that is very handy. The first night we were there we had our own lovely wine and cheese party on our terrace, which has very nice furniture and a gas grill. The terrace is wonderful and overlooks the pool. It is a very quiet area and everything is very well maintained. We thought the village (as I call it) of Carefree was so neat and only a short walk (2 blocks) from the condo. There is a very nice grocery store just a bit farther that has croissants to die for. I would walk over there every morning to get the paper and our croissant fix for the day. There are very nice restaurants in the area and Cheryl has a very nice book put together that highlights many of them. We have told everyone we know to get in touch with Bill and Cheryl when they come to Phoenix..…. I would be glad to answer any questions anyone might have.. The owners have my email address and could give it to an interested visitor, I will be happy to answer any questions. . We know you will ENJOY everything as much as we did. Being from Illinois...we enjoyed the weather in Feburary. Bill and Sandy

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2011
  • Stayed: January 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Security/Damage deposit due to hold reservation. Any cancelation within 30 days with forfeit your deposit. Remainder of rental payment and cleaning fee due 60 days prior to reservation. Confirm with owner for special arrangements for late or evening arrival times.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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