Relax at Desert Dream W/Mountain Views, Pool & Nurturing Spa
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Welcome to my 'Desert Dream' ~Vicki Butler, Owner
Your vacation starts with a very well appointed, fully furnished home. I have taken the time to provide you the things that make a house a home. Luxurious beds and linens, Direct TVs, hi-speed wireless Internet, washer, dryer, and a well equipped kitchen await you. As you move to the outside, the beautiful panoramic view of the Catalina Mountains serve as a backdrop for your private, saltwater pool & spa, outdoor dining, BBQ grill, covered patio, and elevated sun deck. Inside or out - life is but a dream.
As the owner of this home, I wanted to create a haven for myself and my family. Coming from Alaska, I find that Tucson not only warms my body, but my heart and soul. I come to rejuvenate, relax, and shed the burdens of daily life; and, let the calmness of the desert embrace me. It truly is my Desert Dream.
Things to Do: Enjoy hiking and biking the numerous mountain and city trails, or experience world class golf at one of the numerous golf clubs sprinkled throughout Tucson. Maybe you'd like to watch the desert bloom in the Spring! Or see the Arizona Diamondbacks during their Major League Spring Baseball Training. Come on down for the famous Tucson Gem & Mineral show, or visit the local wildlife and gardens at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (my personal favorite!). Need more ideas: Tombstone, The Copper Creek Mine, Reid Park Zoo, Aircraft Boneyard, Biosphere II, and the beautiful 1700 Spanish Mission: San Xavier del Bac (another personal favorite of mine!). Want to cool off? See Tucson underground via Kartchner Caverns State Park or Colossal Cave Mountain Park. Or just stay home and plunge into the salt water pool, or enjoy a relaxing massage from the spa. Afterall, it is your 'Desert Dream.'
Where to eat.: Ahhhh...where to eat? How do I begin? Do you head down to the University area and taste all of the sandwich shops and exotic fare? Or go downtown for Cafe Poco Cosa - imaginative Mexican cuisine? Or hit the nearby Thunder Canyon Brewery or World Sports Grill? The J Bar Lounge or La Pasada for happy hour with a view. Hit La Encantada Mall for Ra (sushi), NoRTH (modern Italian cuisine), Blancos (tacos & tequila), Blue Fin (seafood) and you can always pop into AJ's (excellent fine foods grocer). For the best pancakes in town, you've got to drive down to BoBo's - the all American greasy spoon. Try Frank's for breakfast with an attitude. Viavace is always a top dining choice. Number #1 choice for the ladies - choose from Sauce or Wildflower. And don't forget your own backyard. Fire up the BBQ and have some steaks on the grill.
Member since: 2009
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- The master bedroom comes complete with a luxurious king size pillowtop mattress and high quality luxury linens. View the Catalina Mountains or the sparkling pool from your bay window. Wake up each morning to beautiful sunrises right from your bed. Master bath has garden tub, shower, dual vanities, walk-in closet, ceiling fan, and plenty of room to retreat for that afternoon nap. Bedrooms 2 and 3 have the same quality linens, with one King size and one Queen Size pillowtop bed. They share the hall bath....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Designed to be your home away from home. Very relaxing, very accommodating. Desert Dream puts you at ease the minute you walk in the door. You will spend as much time outdoors as you do indoors. The fantastic Catalina Mountains, your outdoor gas BBQ grill, sparkling pool and hot tub await you and your family. The kitchen comes well appointed and stocked with basic spices, and supplies. Stop by our two grocery stores (Albertson's is within a mile, Safeway or Fry's is only 2.3 miles away (opposite directions on Thorneydale) and you are set. Or take advantage of our variety of nearby restaurants....moreless
- Books For Adults
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Pool Table
- Away From It All
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Sight Seeing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Equestrian Events
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Beach Towels
- Outdoor Grill Gas
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Sep 4 - Nov 18, 2016
3 night min stay
Nov 19 - Jan 27, 2017
7 night min stay
Jan 28 - Feb 12, 2017
7 night min stay
Feb 13 - May 14, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning $125
- Taxes Not included
--Pool Heat $300/week (Optional)
--Cleaning Fee, Add $50 ($175) for 7 occupants (upon approval only)
**Gem Show rates 2014: $1695 per week, 7 day minimum (Jan. 28, 2016 to Feb. 12th, 2017)
A mid-stay cleaning charge of $125.00 will be added to stays of one month or longer.
--$200 Security Deposit
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Welcome to 'Desert Dream'. Enjoy a full panoramic view of the Catalina Mountains from your covered patio. Colorful sunsets and brilliant sunrises await you. Prepare your meals from the outdoor BBQ or from the fully appointed kitchen. Plunge into the pebble tec/salt water pool or enjoy a relaxing massage from the spa. After all, it is your 'Desert Dream'.
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: Living in Alaska for 30 years, it was time for me to find a place to warm up and feel the sun in my face. Currently travel and teach classes & workshops for meditation, crystals, essential oils, and more!
Why the Owner Chose The Bluffs, Casas Adobes, AZ, USA:
When I visited Tucson, I fell instantly in love! With an abundant amount of sunshine almost daily, the beauty of the surrounding mountains, the desert plant life, and the amazing wildlife - it was easy to choose Tucson as my vacation destination, and then as my home.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home has been crystal gridded for easy releasing of stress, family harmony, relaxation, and joy! Time and again I received emails sharing that the families had plans to tour the city, and fell so much in love with the property they decided to stay and enjoy the pool and the view!
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Are you ready to dip your toes in the pool?
Enjoy the spacious spa with powerful jets to relax in at the end of the day.
Plenty of seating in the Living Room with 42&quot; flat screen T.V.
Rack up a game of pool before heading off to bed
1st Queen Bedroom with pillowtop mattress.
San Xavier Missionary
Fully furnished kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances
Master Bedroom suite with plush pillowtop mattress and luxury linens
2nd King Bedroom with pillowtop mattress.
Welcome to Desert Dream!
Plenty of wildlife viewing in the backyard desert
Enjoy the active wildlife in the greenbelt
Enjoy lunch and the plant life at Tohono Chul.
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