Retreat on Private 3 Acres w/Hot Tub and Mtn Views

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From $45 / night


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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • House

You will find yourself enjoying the serenity of the amazing Sonoran desert landscape in this private setting on 3 southwestern acres. You can enjoy grilling outside on the gas bbq, relaxing on your patio, basking in the JACUZZI, or sitting around the firepit under a amazing blanket of stars. This 2 bedroom 1 bath MANUFACTURED home feels like you are out in the country. It is clean and has everything you need to be comfortable. You will be able to recharge yourself from the hustle and bustle of city living, or warm yourself under the balmy winter sun here. During the summer you are only a 2 minute drive from the public swimming pool and r...Read more

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Retreat on Private 3 Acres w/Hot Tub and Mtn Views
Tucson, Arizona

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CASA TORTOLITA: Driving Distances from this house to............. University of Arizona (Central Tucson) - 37 minutes Catalina State Park - 11 minutes Innovation Marketplace (includes Walmart Supercenter, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, World Market, Petsmart, Movie Theaters and awhole lot more) - 10 minutes Closest Hospital - 10 minutes Closest Grocery Store - Bashas 5 minutes Public Swimming pool - 4 minutes Public Library - 4 minutes World renowned Biosphere - 15 minutes, Breakers Water Park - 30 minutes Old Tucson - 40 minutes, Tucson Zoo- 40 minutes Very Close to several top notch golf courses. Hiking at Catalina State Park just minutes away as well as beautiful hikes in the Sabino Canyon area and Peppersauce Canyon which is the backside of Mt Lemmon is a short drive from this home. Breakers Water Park, U of A planetarium, Downtown Tucson (half hour drive). See listing for other things to see and do.
LOCATION INFORMATION AND DESCRIPTION:
Thank you for your interest in our vacation home, Casa Tortolita. We would welcome you as a guest. However, I always like to be sure that people have read our advertisement closely. Let me point out a few of the adv's and disadv's of Casa Tortolita so that you have a clear vision of our little home.
The advantages include the budget price for a fully equipped and furnished home. It is on a private 3 acres and if you are bird watchers you will awake most mornings not to the sound of traffic but the sound of birds. The home is equipped with a jacuzzi which can warm up to 104, I find it especially nice to use at night. Because the setting is somewhat out in the country the night time stars are amazing. There is also a gas bbq and outdoor table and chairs as well as a small firepit. While the home is not fancy with all the bells and whistles it certainly is comfy and cozy and we have provided cable tv, a small library of over 100 dvd and vhs titles, a few boardgames, and a small book library as well.
The disadvantages of Casa Tortolita (some that I list many people will actually feel they are advantages - simply a matter of taste) the home is somewhat out in the country. Don't get me wrong it is minutes away from shopping, the public library, movie theater, multiple restaurants, etc. However, it is accessed up a private dirt driveway that dips down and then up a hill. The good part of that is better views the bad part is the car will get dirty on the dirt road and muddy during our monsoon season (July and August). Also, the zoning in this area is a little puzzling. There are million dollar custom homes built on a parcel of land and on the next could be people living in a RV. Country living can be like that. Casa Tortolita is within walking distance of several beautiful new custom homes as well as two difft parcels of land with people living in RV's. I think one is only here temporarily but the other is long term and they have created quite a collection of odd and eclectic items on their land (ie junk). Everyone is friendly but you do drive by a couple of pretty run down places, again just a couple houses away from the custom homes and our own Casa Tortolita. Even though you are on 3 acres, there are neighbors, however everyone is also on acreage as well, so its not like you are ontop of each other either. Really it is quite peaceful, and if anyone ever ends up in your driveway they must be lost because the driveway is only for Casa Tortolita. There is a gate at the end of the driveway that you can keep closed and locked if you wish as well. The home is on it's own well so the cold water pressure isn't fantastic, the hot water pressure is good - for example you do have to hold the handle down on the toilet a little longer to flush
Casa Tortolita is a manufactured home. It is a 2 bedrm home with a split floor plan which means one bedrm in front and one bedrm all the way at the back of the home. There is no internet at the home, however there is free internet at several locations within a minute or 2 drive (McDonalds, Starbucks, Public Library, Bashas) just to name a few places nearby. There is no washer or dryer - the laundry mat again is a minute or two away. I think I have covered it pretty well, overall it is a comfortable, cozy home on a private 3 acres of land. It has a hot tub, bbq grill, cable tv, and pretty good views. It is not fancy but it is clean, comfortable, budget priced, and equipped with everything you will need while you visit and enjoy the wonderful southwest part of our country. This is our link to our website that does have some of our other homes in Tucson - if Casa Tortolita is not a good fit, perhaps one of our others will interest you. http://www.TucsonVacationHomeRentals.com (link to our website of other vacation home options in Tucson)

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Away from it all, Mountain nearby, Town

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Last updated on December 05, 2012
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Rental fees

  • Cleaning/Security/Key/Incidentals | $125 per stay | $50.00 refundable if home left in "rentable clean condition", nothing missing, no damage, all keys returned. Incidentals include the provision of the following: coffee, coffee filters, tea, spices, dish soap, bath soap, shampoo, paper towels, toilet paper, cleaning supplies, garbage bags. If stay is OVER 1 month the fee is $150 w/$75 refundable
  • Pet Deposit | $50 per stay | 50 Nonrefundable fee per pet
  • Credit Card or PayPal Fees | 3% of rent | Payment options include Personal Check, Bank Transfer, PayPal, and Credit Card. If you choose to make a payment using a credit card or through Paypal a additional 3% fee will be added to your total fee in order to cover fees initiated by those companies.
  • Fees for additional guests may apply.

Amenities

General
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Towels Provided
  • Firewood Provided
  • A/C or climate control
  • Ceiling Fans
  • 24 Hour On Call Maintenance
  • Alarm Clock
  • Linens Provided
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
Pool / Spa
  • Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
Property Features
  • City/Skyline Views
  • Parking
  • Mountain Views
Kitchen
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Electric Stove
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Video Game Console
  • Cable TV
  • VCR
  • Games
  • Children's Toys
  • Movie/Video Library
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
Onsite Equipment
  • Beach Chairs
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - ask
  • Wheelchair accessible - no
Living space
  • 900 square feet

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