Stunning Solar Home Next to Saguaro National Park - Must See!(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 15-23)
This vacation rental, located in the lushest part of the Sonoran desert, is designed to accommodate individuals, couples, families, and small groups. Alma Del Sol is a short 30 minute drive to downtown Tucson and situated on eight acres of saguaro studded property on the outskirts of the city in the foothills of the Tucson mountains. The property is uniquely adjacent to the Saguaro National Park, Pima County Park, and the BLM Wildlife Refuge.
World renown sights such as the Saguaro National Park, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Old Tucson Amusement Park with its famous old west movie sets, and most other major attractions being only minutes away.
Alma Del Sol strives to be an example of environmental consciousness by utilizing eco-friendly solar energy and water recycling systems, along with architectural and landscape design to highlight the natural open space of the great American Southwest.
ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFORMATION:
Four (4) night minimum at nightly rate for reservations - Non-reservations call for availability.
There is a storage area for bicycles for cyclist. There's also plenty of parking on the property.
Keywords: Home, house, 4 bedroom, great room, hot tub, sauna, 3 bath, views, desert, mountains, golf
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Member since: 2007
- 2900 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 23
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23, Beds for 14-23
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- All bathrooms have Mexican tile and multiple towels racks.
- DVD Player
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 17 people
- Air Conditioning
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Covered Parking:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 7 - May 27, 2017
4 night min stay
May 28 - Aug 25, 2017
4 night min stay
Aug 26 - Dec 22, 2017
4 night min stay
Holidays-Xmas & NY
Dec 23 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning Fee $200
A Minimum 4 days rental is usually required for reservation. Call us for daily discount and availability on less then 4 days.
Minimum Cleaning Fee: $200-Home is left clean, to include the kitchen and linens washed (except the last nights use) $300 if heavy cleaning is required. For large groups over 12, an additional cleaning charge of $100 will be added to the normal cleaning charge above.
A surcharge of $25/person a night is required above the standard rental rate based on 2 per bedroom (8 persons).
There is room to park a travel trailer on the property. A 20amp electrical hook-up is available and cost $10 a day. If air conditioning is run, it's $20 a day. This is an electrical hook-up only, no dump station for waste is available. This service is provided as a convenience for Alma Del Sol customers. Any persons staying at Alma Del Sol, even those who choose to sleep in a travel trailer or camp out in a tent (permission required) are considered a paying guest of Alma Del Sol and will also be charged the above $25 per person surcharge .
Visa and Master Card are accepted. 50% deposit is required to secure reservation. Full payment due 2 weeks prior to occupancy.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 1991
About the owner: I'm an artist and teach middle school art. I also owned a solar energy company which led to the construction of Alma Del Sol, the name being a play off English and Spanish, mean Soul of the Sun (Sol).
Why the Owner Chose Tucson, AZ, USA:
I built this home myself as a reflection of my commitment to environmental concerns and issues we face and must find solutions for. This rental allows me to share both the artistic aspects and environmental design that should be the aesthetic in everyone's life, if it's not, you don't know what you are missing.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Views, views and views of Mountains and the most surreal cactus environment you will ever experience, as the home is located adjacent to the Saguaro National Park. Due to it's proximity to the National Park, most of the major attractions are only minutes away. In addition, this home is made of real mud adobe and will give you an incredible architectural experience. Despite it's 10 acres of privacy, it's only a leisure 30 minute drive from downtown Tucson. It has modern entertainment systems, so after a fun day of running around you can relax to a movie, listen to music, and enjoy the benefits of free broadband WiFi and and on-site computers to keep you in touch with family back home.
- Primary: (520)883-2256 (USA)
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Solar home with elevated deck-view from patio.
Eastern side of home.
Great room 48' Plasma TV and AV system.
View from kitchen into dining room and deck area.
Fully equipped galley style kitchen with mountain views.
Master bedroom faces hot tub patio with it's own eastern patio.
Eastern lower bedroom. Queen bed with full size futon/couch bed.
Western lower bedroom with queen and twin beds.
Ground level full bathroom.
Large outdoor patio near hot tub.
Large fenced in area for bicycle storage.
View of elevated deck and kitchen outside entrance.
Elevated deck off of dining room
Great room can seat 20+ persons with breathtaking views facing mountains.
Elevated view out of kitchen windows.
Dining room overlooks great room and mountains-seats 8+
Master bedroom with NetFlix and AV system. Beautiful Southwest furniture.
Dual full and twin bunked bedroom.
Master bathroom with dual sinks and dual shower heads.
Upper level ¾ bathroom.
Large solar heated hot-tub.
View around house.
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017
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