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Come Stay & Play!~Charming 1920's Sam Hughes Bungalow~Villa Blanca Pajaro

(33 Reviews)

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Graceful Arches, Coved ceilings and world furnishings in cozy living room

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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Stay at Villa Blanca Pajaro, a lovely 1.5 Bedroom/1 Bath Home and walk to UofA

Welcome to Villa Blanca Pajaro, perfect for a relaxing vacation with immediate urban amenities, well situated only two blocks from the University of Arizona, within a mile of the University Medical Center, near the Gem Show venues, and close to anything in Central Tucson. This charming 1920's bungalow home is located in Sam Hughes, a National Historic Neighborhood, has been recently lovingly updated, is bright, spacious and very comfortable.

This fully outfitted historic home has a complete kitchen with a gourmet stainless range, microwave, coffee maker, blender, all utensils and dishes. The dining room seats four, and boasts beautiful furnishings. All utilities are included; even cable television and high speed wi-fi internet! There is a 42 inch flat panel tv in the living room and a 32 inch Smart TV in the Master Bedroom, a HE washer/dryer, and a wonderfully charming vintage bathroom - complete with luxury linens. Villa Blanca sleeps two persons comfortably (up to four people) with a master bedroom that sleeps two (King size bed), and a half bedroom which sleeps up to two guests on a Twin Trundle Bed.
With the gorgeous weather found in Tucson, the large rear patio can double as another living room, dining room and kitchen with comfortable patio furniture and a beautiful stainless grill.
Local vegetation are perfect for enjoying the birds and butterflies while sipping your morning beverage.
There is a single space in your vehicle in the 1920's adobe carriage house located just behind Villa Blanca Pajaro.
Well Behaved Pets may be considered. Smoking never permitted.
Villa Blanca welcomes you to Tucson!
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Manager

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Bungalow
  • 915 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 and older to rent...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    very small, well-behaved pets may be considered....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Mountain

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    woodburning...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    at rec-center...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    covered carport in Carriage house behind unit...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic salt and pepper, coffee and tea...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    French Door with built in icemaker and water dispenser...moreless

  • Stove:

    40 inch professional Kenmore...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2017
Feb 19 - May 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$140 $155
Fri, Sat
$950 $3,700

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Summer Special
May 22 - Aug 6, 2017
2 night min stay
$75 $95
Fri, Sat
$520 $2,200

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Special Event 2018
Jan 27 - Feb 18, 2018
4 night min stay
$300
$1,900 $5,000
Winter 2018
Feb 19 - May 26, 2018
2 night min stay
$225 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $4,000

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Special Event 2019
Jan 19 - Feb 19, 2019
4 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
$1,900 $5,000

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $165
Fri, Sat
$975 $3,400

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50
  • cleaning Fee $90
  • Taxes Not included

Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tucson International Airport
0.02 Miles
Nearest Barpub
So Ho (Social House)
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Randolph Park
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak Station
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-10
0.02 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Grimaldi's Pizzeria
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mount Lemmon
216 Miles
Nearest Beach
Puerto Penasco Mexico

Car: Not Necessary

Located in 2 blocks from the renowned University of Arizona, one mile from Downtown Tucson known for Theater, Dining and shopping. This beautiful casita is on the Perimeter Cycling route, Gem route, and is just three miles from I-10 for access to Nogales or Phoenix. You will find this centrally located home is minutes away from any attraction including the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, hiking trails in Saguaro National Park West, Sabino Canyon, Mt. Lemmon and a bounty of world class Golf Courses.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: An entrepreneur by nature, I have enjoyed the freedom and flexibility that a self directed path can provide. I have loved to travel and annually embark upon both a beach vacation and an exotic destination in a far away continent - you will find exotic mementos from my travels adorn Villa Blanca and inspire the eclectic sampling of the world within. Growing up in Tucson in this very property, I wanted to name my special bungalow to honor my connection to my mother, my family and the heritage of the house, hence the name Villa Blanca which means white house - where my friends said I lived as a kid. While home in Tucson, I love to landscape, You will see me working on my properties tending to the mesquite trees, Peruvian apple cactus a native willow or assisting guests at Villa Blanca Pajaro and other homes. I have always enjoyed cooking - entertaining friends and family and hosting many social events, and look forward to hosting you during your stay in Tucson!

Why Sam Hughes (Tucson, AZ, USA):
My parents were renting the carriage house in the 1960's while attending the University of Arizona. Reading an ad in the paper the original owners of Villa Blanca Pajaro - had listed it for sale - it turned out to be my parents landlords - who enjoyed the young couple so - and sold it to my parents over another buyer. With the assistance of my Grandmother for a down payment, My mother and father moved to the front house and raised us girls - in 2010 Villa Blanca Pajaro passed through the generations from my grandmother, mother and sister to my self - for me to share with you as Villa Blanca Pajaro.

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
I love Villa Blanca Pajaro with all of my heart - it is a beautiful home full of warmth and truly does hold every memory in life - Christmas trees, Easter bunnies, Thanksgiving Dinners, watching sesame street while laying on the living room floor, cartwheels in the front yard - giggling with friends - walking to school - having breakfast at Rincon market, bicycling to the UofA. Now it's your turn to make some memories and experience the warmth and love of a family home known as Villa Blanca Pajaro.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

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Photos

  • Graceful Arches, Coved ceilings and world furnishings in cozy living room

    Graceful Arches, Coved ceilings and world furnishings in cozy living room

  • Accessories collected around the world, local books to read in a cozy chair

    Accessories collected around the world, local books to read in a cozy chair

  • International themed accessories

    International themed accessories

  • Stainless French door fridge - for your stay

    Stainless French door fridge - for your stay

  • Laundry is no problem in these twin state of the art Washer & Dryers

    Laundry is no problem in these twin state of the art Washer & Dryers

  • Original Bathroom loaded with charm

    Original Bathroom loaded with charm

  • 32 inch TV and plenty of windows

    32 inch TV and plenty of windows

  • Plenty of storage for your clothes while visiting Villa Blanca Pajaro

    Plenty of storage for your clothes while visiting Villa Blanca Pajaro

  • Warm & Fuzzy robes for each guest

    Warm & Fuzzy robes for each guest

  • Front Patio - fab 1920's architectural details

    Front Patio - fab 1920's architectural details

  • Enjoy dining Al-fresco on the patio...

    Enjoy dining Al-fresco on the patio...

  • Rear Walkway to carriage house where you may park your carriage

    Rear Walkway to carriage house where you may park your carriage

  • Comfortable leather couch, 42 inch TV - modern amenities in 1920's bungalow

    Comfortable leather couch, 42 inch TV - modern amenities in 1920's bungalow

  • Dining room seats four comfortably

    Dining room seats four comfortably

  • Original cabinetry flanked by modern amenities in Kitchen

    Original cabinetry flanked by modern amenities in Kitchen

  • 40' Kenmore Elite range perfect for preparing your holiday dinners

    40' Kenmore Elite range perfect for preparing your holiday dinners

  • Raised the ceilings to the original height and added Air conditioning

    Raised the ceilings to the original height and added Air conditioning

  • Soft green hues, birds abound - comfortable king sized bed in Master Bedroom

    Soft green hues, birds abound - comfortable king sized bed in Master Bedroom

  • King sized mattress with top of the line bedding - for restful slumber

    King sized mattress with top of the line bedding - for restful slumber

  • Graceful arches and built ins in this wonderful bungalow

    Graceful arches and built ins in this wonderful bungalow

  • Twin Trundle Bed in 1/2 bedroom adorned with silk bedding

    Twin Trundle Bed in 1/2 bedroom adorned with silk bedding

  • Villa Blanca Pajaro Facade

    Villa Blanca Pajaro Facade

  • Comfortable Patio Seating to lounge, read a book!

    Comfortable Patio Seating to lounge, read a book!

  • Greetings from Tucson!

    Greetings from Tucson!

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