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Anthem Cute and Affordable!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,454 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Our Home is your home! Built in 2006, our 1454 sq. ft. bungalow offers cozy and comfortable amenities in a fabulous Country Club setting for what we think is an affordable price. Located close to everything.. golf, Safeway and Fry's fulll service grocery stores, fast food/take out, local pub, Sushi, In and Out Burgers, gas bars, Walmart, Outlet Mall, hair salons, Walgreens. Big box stores only 10 minutes away: Kohl's, Ross, Pier One Imports, Home Depot, Bed Bath and Beyond, Staples, Best Buy and more, more, more!

Don't worry about buying all the 'little' stuff like salt/pepper, spices, napkins, condiments, dressings, shampoo, conditioner, etc. Feel free to use ours. Just bring your major food items, alcohol and personal use toiletries (NOTE: hair dryer available).

The bedrooms are set up as follows:

-new King Bedroom (master) furniture 2012 with dresser and large walk-in closet (2nd closet restricted for owners use), private ensuite washroom with large shower stall.

-Queen Bedroom with new sleigh bed. Room has closet, 6-drawer dresser, separate private washroom with tub/shower just outside the door

-Den/bedroom with new double bed and large armoir for clothing. New high-end linens. Separate closet for hanging clothing in hallway if needed.

-single rollaway bed on site if required.

The backyard boasts a great wrought-iron 'view' fence where you can enjoy a morning coffee or evening cocktail while watching views of Daisy Mountain and various forms of wildlife. We get lots of birds, including roadrunners, bunnies, and an occasional Bob cat! They don't bother you if you don't bother them! Bird feeders in yard.

We currently store one car in the garage so driveway parking for 2 cars and one in the garage at this time.

Keywords: Mountain views, bungalow, south-west decor, Greater Phoenix area, premier golf, desert views

More Details

Owner
Bob Kemp
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 7, 2017

About Bob Kemp

We are Canadian professionals who enjoy our Arizona property 4 or 5 times a year. When we are not there, we invite you to rent from us and experience what Arizona and Anthem Country Club have to offer. We offer an affordable price for the value you will receive!

Bob Kemp purchased this house in 2011

Why Bob Kemp chose Anthem

We searched for properties in Arizona for over a year. And we ended up back at the first community we saw! Anthem is great because it's 15 -20 minutes away from Phoenix but has the charm and character of a small town. People are friendly and everything you need is within walking distance or a short drive away. The Country Club at Anthem, with all its amenities, can only be described as a resort-like community. We love it here and hope you do too!

What makes this house unique

Morning walks, desert wildlife, backyard bbqs, golfing, high end gym facilities, spa, steam room, sauna, swimming, hot tub, shopping, Happy Hour every Friday !

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had an awesome time at your place. Thanks for letting us stay there. Safe travels you two! See you when you get home to Canada!
Apr 2016
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Amenities

Anthem House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1454 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , full bath, nicely decorated, marble counter
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , master ensuite with double sinks, hand held shower option
  • 2 well appointed. Hair dryer in master
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , new furniture, big walk in closet, 42" flat screen tv
    bedroom3/den - 1 double , new furniture, armoir for clothes
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , New Sleigh bed, 6-drawer dresser, closet, tv
  • Quality linens in all bedrooms. single rollaway bed on premises. Ceiling fan with remote in master.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Bungalow, 3 bedroom, 2 full baths, rollaway single bed (sleeps max 7). Fully equipped kitchen with granite counters/backsplash, great room, dining area, laundry facilities, soft water and RO water! Private backyard patio with mountain / desert wash views, patio furniture, chaise lounges, bistro table/chairs, bbq, chiminea firepit and a putting green! Unlimited long-distance phone calls within North America, wireless internet, local cable, BluRay/DVD, LED TV.Gorgeous,secure gated community with user-pay access to day spa, two swimming pools, tennis courts, two hot tubs, sauna, steam room, dining establishments and two fitness facilities. Outside the gated community,additional community pool, a children's splash 'n play water park (during season), a fitness facility and walking trails. Anthem is located 40 minutes north of the Phoenix Sky Harbour International Airport and is within close proximity to I-17. 5 minutes to Anthem Outlet Mall

Reviews

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Anthem Cute and Affordable!
average rating of 4.6 based on 11 reviews
5

a relaxing,comfortable,homey atmosphere

  • 5 of 5

We spent a warm, comfortable month of March in Bob and Norma's Arizona home. We love the Anthem community and all that it has to offer and their place suited our needs perfectly. We got a good feeling the moment we walked in.The warm and inviting Southwest colors and decor made us feel right at home in the wonderful Arizona sunshine.

All in all we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would go back in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you David. You were perfect guests and the open communication and mutual camaraderie was refreshing! Cheers from Canada.
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Fair stay

  • 3 of 5

We spent 6 weeks in this lovely home. Closet space is limited as the owners have a closet reserved and the others are pretty full of "stuff". We had to empty 2 shelves in the small pantry to be able to put our groceries away, same for the refrigerator...many items were way past expiration! We ended up using the owners' toiletries because there was no space in the cabinets. Also, do not be in a hurry to get your deposit back, took 3 e-mails and 2 calls.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi. Thanks for the feedback. We do advise guests that our owner closet is for our use. The larger walk in closet is reserved for our guests as well as the chest of drawers in the master suite. The back bedroom is fairly open although there are a few items stored there. The middle bedroom is a den converted to bedroom as discussed at the time you viewed the property in person. As this is our vacation home, we keep food stores in the pantry for our use and we welcome guests to help themselves to what's there in addition to the vast array of condiments and spices. We always ask our cleaners to thoroughly go through fridge on guest departure and will reinforce this with them again. Lastly, there was a mixup of email addresses on return of deposit. We always refund within one week. My apologies. Thanks again for your feedback.
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Lacey, WA
5

An Excellent Vacation Spot

  • 5 of 5

My wife Catherine and I had a very enjoyable stay at your rental home. The community sports complex is fantastic, the clubhouse excellent and the area beautiful. Your home is well maintained and offers many nice amenities. We feel very comfortable about recommending your property to others.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2013
  • Stayed: January 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rancho Mirage, California
5

Great Value

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in this beautiful home as we made our way back from Las Vegas to Palm Springs stopping for some golf in Arizona. Truly if you want some good golf this is a great location. Phoenix and Scottsdale can get so busy and this location was very convenient. House is beautiful and nicely decorated. Cute little back yard where you can even practice your putting. Bob and Norma where great hosts. Thank you so much. Sorry for the late night call - forgot about the 3 hour time change.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2012
  • Stayed: October 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oregon
5

A most comfortable stay.

  • 5 of 5

A very nicely outfitted home at a good price. We enjoyed the back yard patio and the positioning of the lot, allowing an expansive view, rather than an enclosed setting. The property presented as promised, which is always a relief when arriving. Missed not having garage access, but the rental price was adjusted fairly to account for this inconvenience. We'd return in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2012
  • Stayed: January 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Phoenix Sky Harbour
Car: necessary

20 minutes north of Phoenix. 30 minutes from Scottsdale. Close to casinos, Lake Pleasant and all major league sports facilities: NASCAR, Arizona Diamondbacks (Major League Baseball), Phoenix Coyotes (National Hockey League), Arizona Cardinals (National Football League), Phoenix Suns (National Basketball Association), Cactus League (MLB). Home of Super Bowl 2015. Within driving distance to Tourist town of Sedona. 3.5 hours to Grand Canyon. 4.5 hours to Las Vegas.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $150
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TO BE DETERMINED

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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