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Charming condo. Priv patio w/ grill! 5m walk dowtown. hispeed wifi/busn supplies

South Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
  • Condo1080 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay3 - 4 nights

You will love 1080 Sq Ft Main Floor Condo with amazing private patio, 2Bed/2Bath

The Maya is a mature adult community, not geared towards families or children.

Renovated in 2014, this unit will accommodate six comfortably. Although we are not on-site, we have a property manager, Todd Navin, who is local and coordinates everything from the initial meet-and-greet to addressing any questions or issues you may have during your stay. If you require transportation arranged to/from the airport, Todd will arrange that as well.

Living/Dining Area with dedicated Work Station

The living room has a 55-inch LED Smart TV, a sound bar, a Panasonic CD/iPod/FM sound system, a sectional sofa with ottoman for extra seating and a rocker/recliner that easily makes comfortable conversation among six people. There is an electric fireplace operated by remote control that's just perfect for a 'chilly' winter night or after a hot tub. Cable and high-speed wireless internet are included. There is a wine fridge with a small bar area.

To the left of the entertainment area, there is a work station for your laptop or to spread out your paperwork. The computer area has sundry items such as pens, pencils, highlighters, eraser, scissors, a calculator, stapler, tape, paperclips, a hole punch, paper shredder, and a wireless laser printer.

The dining table is bar height and set up for four people, but has a pop-up leaf to expand and accommodate six. There are six bar-height chairs, two of which normally sit at the breakfast nook, and are moved to the table when entertaining a full house.

Kitchen

The kitchen is well-appointed with dishes and cutlery, serving pieces, and all the standard small appliances including a digital rice/vegetable steamer, blender, electric kettle, griddle with warming tray, electric can opener, mixing bowls, measuring cups, baking sheets, et cetera. Conveniences also include a Keurig one-cup system and a 12-cup coffee maker to suit either preference.

For your first morning, you will find K-cups (coffee and/or tea) for each visitor; we provide CoffeeMate non-dairy creamer and packets of cane sugar. If you prefer milk or cream or a sugar substitute, you'll want to stop at Sprout's across the road or Fry's at Indian School Road and Miller on your way to the unit. Salt and pepper are also always included, as well as dish-washing liquid and dishwasher tabs (2). The kitchen is also stocked with a limited supply of the following: tin foil, plastic wrap, cooking oil, and cooking spray. Please appreciate that these sundry items are here as a courtesy and convenience, and only meant to get you started; not to last your entire stay.

The kitchen works well for a couple over the long-term; but for a group, I think that a week is enough for a kitchen this size.

Bedrooms

The master suite has an extremely comfortable king-size bed; the guest suite has two double beds. Each bedroom has a private bathroom, a 50-inch LED Smart TV with Netflix, and Sony iPhone clocks/docking stations. Each bathroom has a towel-warmer, hair dryer, and curling iron; bed linens, bathing and pool towels are supplied. Please ensure that only the polka dot towels are taken to the pool or spa. The white linens are strictly for use in-house. The master en suite is a three-piece and the shower has a bench. The guest en suite has a large vanity area with the tub and toilet separated by a door. We opted for a single sink in the guest vanity area believing that more guests meant more toiletries to be spread out. All of the beds have hypoallergenic mattress pads, and each pillow has a pillow cover under the pillow cases. The unit is cleaned just before your arrival, including fresh linens. If you desire additional housekeeping services during your stay, Todd can arrange this for you and you pay the housekeeper directly.

For your convenience, we have Boca Terry robes (one-size fits all). We appreciate that you'll need to use them at the hot tub, but ask that you make every effort to prevent them from getting stained so that normal washing will keep them fresh for the next guest. Unreasonable stains or damage must be addressed.

Please note, we have been disappointed by the number of face cloths and hand towels that have been ruined by mascara, face make-up, and other inappropriate uses. Each bathroom is supplied with a 30-pack of pre-moistened facial cleanser tissues as well as two dark facecloths. If you wear make-up and do not have your own cleanser/remover pads, please use these. We regret that face cloths and towels that are damaged will be deducted from the $500 damage deposit at cost.

Patio

The fenced ground-floor patio has an automatic screen and a security door which is operated by controls on the wall inside the unit; the patio is furnished with four comfortable chairs, each with their own ottoman which slides out from under the seat, as well as with two sun loungers should you wish to lay in the sun in private rather than by the heated pool, which is about a one-minute walk from our unit. There is a side gate that provides quick access to the hot tub area which is only about 75 feet away. We have new patio doors installed. The configuration is a center-opening with two doors that gives a six-foot entry, almost making the patio part of the living area itself. These doors are easy to open and close, but you will never want to close them.

The patio also has a wall-mounted fireplace which is operated by remote control or manual switch on the top right-hand corner. Settings include low heat, high heat, just visual, and of course off. The addition of the fireplace on the patio makes this a complete extra room year-round, no matter how chilly an evening may become. Put the roller shade down and you can enjoy it all evening. We have also added a bike stand that will store two bicycles; however, you will need to bring your own locks/chain (and bikes...rentals available in plaza across the street).

Laundry

There are common laundry rooms about a minute-and-a-half away on the second, third floor, and fourth floors. You'll need to take the elevator for the third and fourth floors; you take the stairs for the second floor laundry. MacGray has just installed new machines, including a high-efficiency front-loader. Two Tide laundry tabs are provided for your convenience. You will find these in the hallway closet. There is also a broom, dustpan, vacuum, Shark steam mop, bucket and mop, as well as cleaning products if you need them. A wash is $1.25 and the dryer is 75 cents. You also now have the option of using quarters or swiping your debit card.

Sundries

We also provide liquid hand soap, air freshener (spray in bathrooms and Renuzit gel-type stocked in linen closet), four rolls of toilet paper, a roll of paper towels, and a basic first-aid kit. We ask that you let us know if you have used anything from the first-aid kit so that we can replenish it after you've left.

Common Areas

In the pool common area, you have the use of bar-b-ques, a ping-pong table, as well as the pool and spa of course. We include plastic wine and drinking glasses for use when outside the condo-proper. Glass is not permitted in the common areas and we ask that you respect this policy. Your common key also gives you access to the clubhouse (open from 5am to 11pm), where you will find the fitness room and a pool table upstairs and the cardio room on the main level.

Area Information

You will find Sprouts Food Market within an easy (2-minute) walk, just across Miller Avenue; as well, there is a Bread Basket bakery and several restaurants and a sports bar in that same plaza. There is a Fry's Grocery on Miller at Indian Road, about a mile south on Miller. Turn left out of the driveway. And there's a CVS Pharmacy across from Fry's.

Cab rides are very inexpensive if you don't want to walk, and the golf-cart shuttles are always available for the trip home. The Miller Road Trolley stops mere steps from our driveway and their phone number and schedule is in an information binder provided in the unit. The Maya Condominium is very close to the Entertainment and Fashion Districts. It is a wonderful community with many activities going on where you will make friends, or you can keep to yourself as you wish.

There are many golf courses nearby, car races, spring training, hiking, and walking trails. And there's shopping, lots and lots of shopping to do with Fashion Square so close by.

Please Note:

Our standard check-out time is 10am. This allows staff an opportunity to thoroughly clean the unit before the next visitor, particularly if someone is arriving later the same day or the next day. If possible, we will accommodate late check-out at a rate of $25US per three hours or part thereof. This must be pre-arranged, preferably at the time of your initial booking.

I have tried to give you all the information that I can think of, but if there's anything else that you need to know, please don't hesitate to ask. We hope to see you soon.

Owner

Loreen A Parsons

Member Since 2014
Premier Partner
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Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within a few hours
Speaks:
english
Calendar last updated:
Apr 19, 2018
About Loreen A Parsons

We purchased and completely refurbished this unit in January 2014. We spend our winters here, so we have done our best to have the unit built to provide every comfort and amenity. The private patio is one of my favorite places in the unit; the chairs and loungers are so comfortable. I love to sit there and read in the privacy and peace. The electric privacy screen/security door on the patio was a significant expense, but one I'm sure you too will appreciate. Please take great care to make sure that nothing is in its way when you lower either the screen or the security door as it could damage the system.

Loreen A Parsons purchased this Condo in 2014

Why Loreen A Parsons chose South Scottsdale

Maya Condominiums is unique. We liked the low-rise concept, the short drive from the airport and the many amenities that are within walking distance or quick cab rides if you don't have a car. There is so much to do in and around Scottsdale; you'll never have a reason to be bored. We chose a unit away from any noise of the pool area, but close to the hot tub for evening visits. In particular, we wanted a ground floor unit - no stairs to deal with. With our patio gate, we're one of the closest to the hot tub, which makes it perfect for running back afterwards. It's the desert and evenings can be cool. I just didn't want to walk from one side of the complex to the other after getting out of nice warm water. And remember, if you turn the towel warmers in your bathroom on before you head to the hot tub, you'll have that added warmth as you dry off and change. Just a little extra luxury that goes a long way. As much as I say we're 'away from noise of the pool', I've yet to hear any noise that would annoy me. I just simply like my privacy, and we're close enough (a minute's walk) to go to the pool and participate in activities if we'd like to.

What makes this Condo unique

This unit is perfectly suited to a business travelers or a couple(s) in Scottsdale for sightseeing, visiting family, hiking or golf - spring training, shopping .... Again, I have to say that the private patio is where I like to spend most of my time. Even in the evenings, it is a very cozy place to relax or entertain with the electric fireplace. On those cool winter evenings, just close the roller shade and you now have a very inviting indoor/outdoor living space. It's comfortable, and perfect for entertaining. I've also made it a point to make sure that both the bathrooms have every luxury I could possibly want to enjoy, from the bench in the shower to the towel warmers. When I'm here, I want to relax and be comfortable and it's the little things that make the difference.

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Hot Tub
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king, 50 inch Smart LED with Netflix; iPod docking station clock
      • Bedroom 2
        2 double, 50 inch Smart LED with Netflix; iPod docking station clock

        Bathrooms

        • 2 Bathrooms
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, shower, Ensuite to Bedroom 1
        • Bathroom 2
          toilet, combination tub/shower, Ensuite to Bedroom 2; Door separating tub/toilet from vanity

          Location Type

            • Downtown
              Very close to downtown Scottsdale for shopping, entertainment, and restaurants.
            • Mountain View
              Camelback Mountain is all around and offers wonderful hiking opportunities. Get to know residents and you're sure to find someone else that's going every day.

              Theme

                • Adventure
                • Away From It All
                • Romantic
                • Sports & Activities

                  Meals

                    • Guests provide their own meals

                      General

                        • Internet
                          Cox wifi, Cox Essentials cable
                        • Air Conditioning
                          Thermostat-controlled in unit Ceiling fans in every room and on patio
                        • Fireplace
                          Electric fireplace in livingroom; remote controlled Electric fireplace in patio; remote controlled
                        • Fitness Room / Equipment
                          Fitness room on second floor of club house, currently being refurbished with the addition of a pool table
                        • Hair Dryer
                        • Heating
                          Thermostat-controlled in unit Usually only require fireplace turned on for a few minutes to take off the chill
                        • Clothes Dryer
                          Communcal laundry on third floor, use elevator 50 cents or 75 cents for dry, depending on cycle
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Linens Provided
                          Boca terry robes, 'one-size fits all' White towels for in-unit use only polka-dot towels for spa and pool use
                        • Living Room
                          Has cabinetry with work station area for setting up your laptop should need be.
                        • Parking
                          Covered; assigned.
                        • Towels Provided
                          White towels for bathing. Colored towels for pool and spa use. Brown face cloths (and make-up wipes) provided for make-up removal. Robes.
                        • Washing Machine
                          Communal laundry on third floor, use elevator $1.25 for wash

                          Kitchen

                            • Coffee Maker
                              Keurig 1-cup and a 12-cup standard coffee maker
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                              dish and cutlery place settings for six; includes plastic and glass drinking glasses, tumblers and wine
                            • Dishwasher
                            • Kitchen
                              Pots, pans, rice/veg steamer, popcorn maker, griddle with warming tray, blender, baking dishes, measuring cups & spoons, bowls, strainer, chopping boards, knife set; wine glasses; champagne glasses
                            • Microwave
                            • Oven
                            • Pantry Items
                              salt & pepper dispenser dish towels;
                            • Refrigerator
                            • Stove
                            • Toaster
                              Cuisinart Four-slice

                              Dining

                                • Dining
                                  Bar-height table has pop-up leaf (lock has to be unhooked) to extend table for seating six.
                                • Dining Area
                                • comfy seating for 6 people

                                  Entertainment

                                    • Books
                                      There are a supply of books for your use in the drawers under the wifi modem
                                    • DVD Player
                                      In living room
                                    • Game Room
                                      There is a games room in the club house, second floor, including the installation of new fitness equipment and a pool table
                                    • Games
                                      cards, cribbage board, dominos (in drawers under wifi modem)
                                    • Ping Pong Table
                                    • Pool Table
                                      Being installed on second floor of club house
                                    • Satellite / Cable
                                      Cox Essentials package in each bedroom Upgraded Cox service in living room Netflix
                                    • Stereo
                                      Panasonic CD/iPod/FM stereo system in living room; Sony iPod docking station clocks in each bedroom
                                    • Television
                                      50" TVs in each bedroom and living room. Netflix,Cox Essentials package in each bedroom;

                                      Outside

                                        • Bicycles
                                          Bike rack inside patio gate. Bring your own bikes or rent from shop across the street. Bring a lock and attach to bike rack for security. Plus lock gate.
                                        • Deck / Patio
                                          Private patio with four chairs, each with pull-out ottoman; and two sun loungers, and an electric fireplace for cool evenings. Electric screen and shutter closes room if desired
                                        • Golf
                                          Lots of nearby golf. Check out www.golfnow.com
                                        • Lanai / Gazebo
                                        • Outdoor Grill
                                          Two gas bar-b-ques are available for your use; they are located inside the pool area (common grounds key required). Take bbq utensils from unit, but please remember to bring them back.

                                          Suitability

                                            • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                            • Senior Adults Only Community
                                            • not suitable for children
                                            • wheelchair inaccessible

                                              Pool / Spa

                                                • Communal Pool
                                                  Recently completely refurbished. Depths from 3 feet to 10 feet. No life guard on duty. No jumping or diving. Heated. Open from 8am to 11pm, requires common key PLEASE CLOSE GATE QUIETLY
                                                • Heated Pool
                                                • Hot Tub
                                                  steps away from your private patio requires master key for entry use plastic glassware please PLEASE CLOSE GATE QUIETLY
                                                • Sauna
                                                  Currently being refurbished

                                                  Attractions

                                                    • botanical garden
                                                    • churches
                                                    • cinemas
                                                    • festivals
                                                    • library
                                                    • playground
                                                    • restaurants
                                                    • water parks
                                                    • zoo

                                                      Leisure Activities

                                                        • gambling casinos
                                                        • scenic drives
                                                        • shopping
                                                        • walking

                                                          Local Services & Businesses

                                                            • ATM/bank
                                                            • fitness center
                                                            • groceries
                                                            • hospital
                                                            • laundromat
                                                            • massage therapist
                                                            • medical services

                                                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                • cycling
                                                                • equestrian events
                                                                • golf
                                                                • hiking
                                                                • mountain climbing
                                                                • mountaineering
                                                                • roller blading
                                                                • swimming

                                                                  Notes

                                                                    • Our property manager can arrange for you to be picked up from the airport if you need. Instruction manuals for appliances, et cetera, can be e-mailed to you in advance or are available in the unit. This is a wonderful community atmosphere where you can get to know people if you want to, or simply go about your business and keep to yourself if you prefer - the choice is yours. Please feel free to ask any questions.

                                                                      House Rules

                                                                      Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                      Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                                                      Cancellation Policy

                                                                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                      42 Reviews

                                                                      Exceptional5/5

                                                                      Latest reviews

                                                                      Great place!

                                                                      Kristina F.

                                                                      We stayed here for 5 nights while visiting Scottsdale. The place has everything you could possibly need! They beds are super comfy and the frig is stocked with everything you might need to start your stay. It’s in a great location and we rode the lime bikes everywhere. I would highly recommend this unit . And Todd the property manager was great!

                                                                      Kristina Fernandez Livermore ca

                                                                      Absolutely perfect in every way!

                                                                      Patty C.

                                                                      Such a wonderful condo with every single detail covered! Very comfortable with beautiful surroundings.

                                                                      Home Away From Home

                                                                      joni n.Batavia IL

                                                                      This was perfect place to stay on our recent Mom/sons weekend trip for Spring training games! Great location - 15 minutes from PHX, 10 minutes from Sloan Park and Sprouts right across the street. The condo had all the comforts of home. The beds were comfy, and we spent most of our time at condo playing cards on the patio - there's plenty of comfortable seating inside and out. The kitchen was well stocked with everything we needed to make simple meals. The hot tub and pool were excellent as well, and we enjoyed meeting many nice people - residents and visitors alike. Loreen was very responsive and great to deal with and property manager Todd was extremely nice and helpful. Overall we could not have been happier with our home away from home! Thanks Loreen and Todd!

                                                                      Perfect place for our visit to Arizona.

                                                                      Staci M.

                                                                      Owner has thought of everything you could possibly need when staying at a VRBO. Very clean and organized space. We will definitely stay here again.

                                                                      Better than home - nice touches

                                                                      Alison W.

                                                                      This place had everything we needed, and it was spotless. Somebody took a lot of time, thought and effort to make sure we would be very comfortable and we definitely were. Thoughtful touches like local restaurant menus, golf club rental info - all appreciated. The location is perfect, really no need for a car because the Sprouts across the street has the few food items we wanted and we had the choice of so many restaurants within walking distance that we hardly used the rental car. Beds were super-comfy and we loved all the big-screen TVS. Great patio, and the hummingbirds - loved to watch the hummingbirds. Thank you so much!

                                                                      Perfect!

                                                                      Grace W.

                                                                      We loved staying at this condo!! Very clean and every need was anticipated from butter in the frig, wine and baskets full of forgotten toiletries and Tylenol!!! We highly recommend staying here - we loved it!!!

                                                                      Owner's Response:

                                                                      Thank you for treating our place so well. We hope you can return some day.

                                                                      Location

                                                                      South Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ, USA

                                                                      Walking distance to Fashion Square, numerous restaurants, Sprouts, Safeway, and Fry's grocery stores are all within a 1/2 mile radius, and a variety of amenities. Perfect location for those interested in spring training, NASCAR, mountain climbing, or visiting any of the numerous local golf courses. Short drive to the TPC Open, Barrett-Jackson Auto Show, Arabian Horse Show, Casinos, Spring Training Baseball Stadiums and the Scottsdale Airpark.

                                                                      Availability

                                                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                                                      $500 deposit is due At time of booking to guarantee reservation; Balance of funds can be paid by credit card, certified check or money order mailed to property manager 90 days prior to arrival. $500 deposit converts to refundable damage deposit upon arrival, but is not applied to rent. NO PETS.

                                                                      $89avg/night
                                                                      42 Reviews
                                                                      Exceptional 5/5
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