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"ACREAGES IN THE SKY" luxury homes area

4 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 - 180 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 - 180 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Rio Verde Foothills - 'Acreage In The Sky'

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

North / East Scottsdale @ it's best ...Here you can have the best of both world ! Peaceful splendor of the Sonoran desert and it's gorgeous sunsets. Quiet/Private setting and only 5 miles away from the 4 Seasons Resort and other upscale restaurants . Most amenities : Gas, salon- spa, bank, drugstore, ups store and pizza take out !! Well appointed, very private Casita located upscale area, the last secret of the valley ! The views are incomparable to most Scottsdale areas. All amenities included : linens, towels, cookware, dishes, cups, glasses etc.. microwave, large toaster oven, new BBQ, electric cook top etc. Living room, 1 bath, 1 bedroom, patio. 2 large closets, internet, cable TV. Unlimited trails at your door step, walking, jogging, hiking, biking. Several golf courses nearby. More casual restaurants are also available a little closer. You can hike, bike, jog or golf in the morning and dine in luxury at the restaurant of your choice, watching the sunset.

  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered

Property Manager
jackie deatherage
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 September, 2016
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About jackie deatherage

Former model. have been an Arabian horse breeder and exibitor for over 25 years.

I have shown my horses all over the U.S, now semi retired and enjoying Scottsdale.

jackie deatherage purchased this apartment in 2009

Why jackie deatherage chose Scottsdale

It's unique ! peaceful, unlimited views from every windows, trail galore. starry nights, sunsets, a feeling of luxury in the country, yet close to upscale amenities. Totally Private, pet(s) OK ! cosy, quiet, all amenities @ your finger tips, owner always available for help and information.

What makes this apartment unique

The very best location for outdoor lovers, golf, hiking, walking , gorgeous sunsets and sunrises Restaurants and most amenities nearby, only 10 minutes drive from property.

THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS ! quiet, beautiful views all around property. Close to FOUR SEASONS RESORT, Salon Spa etc...


based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

"ACREAGES IN THE SKY" luxury homes area
average rating of 3.5 based on 4 reviews

A Lovely New Adventure in North Scottsdale

  • 4 of 5

This is a unique, charming casita connected to a beautiful home in North Scottsdale.

The area is quite easy to get to. The casita is beautifully decorated and has all the amenities.

The sofa and bed were both very comfortable.

The owner and hostess, Jackie, is very charming and was anxious to make sure my stay was comfortable.

Although you feel like you are in the country, its only 30-40 minutes to Scottsdale shops and many of the top attractions.

I was at West World for a rodeo for 4 days and this is a great location to stay at if you are going to events there.

I spent two days in Cave Creek, a town I love to go to. It's only a 15 minutes drive from this location!

The stars at night were amazing and if you go there, don't forget your binoculars as the views are spectator.

I really enjoyed my stay and hopefully will go back again next year.

Thank you Jackie, I appreciated staying at your casita.

Kathy, Vancouver, BC, Canada

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Shamefully described

  • 1 of 5

1. This is not a 'casita', you are roommates with the owner and only a locked door separates the three rooms that you have from the main house. A 'casita' by definition is a free standing structure.

2. Was told by owner to 'limit' water usage including 'flushing toilet only when necessary'. Which implied repeated usage of the toilet before flushing and also to limit showers.

3. Was greeted with a pile of dog feces in the living room upon arrival.

4. When addressing these issues with the property owner I received communication that only included aggression and hostility in repeated 'stalker like' emails. VRBO was no assistance either after I communicated with them multiple times.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: THE KENNEDY WOMAN who wrote this horrible review is a drunk and an awful LIAR!!!! She arrived on my property , stumbling and reeking of very strong alcohol. SHE and her male companion were smoking some kind of illegal substance, which they tried to hide as I welcome them just outside the CASITA. The woman was so INTOXICATED that she dropped half her clothing on the ground, as she attempted to bring some of her it in the CASITA. I informed her that ' smoking' was not allowed in the Casita or too close to it. I have 2.5 acres so, there is plenty of space for' smokers. She got very upset with me, began to argue and plumped on the bed, nearly throwing up. I TAKE A LOT OF PRIDE IN MAKING MY GUEST VERY VERY COMFORTABLE ( please read my 4 positive reviews ) The Kennedy woman left during the night or early morning. She left a mess behing, the toilet full of excrements was not flushed, an empty bottle of bourbon on the floor by the bed, filthy towels also on the floor and a plate of left over chicken on the bed covers. I was shocked beyond belief , to SEE this vindictive filth this person had left behind. Then she proceeded to freeze her credit card charge with HOME AWAY, defrauding me of the monies she owed me. Although, HOME AWAY was very 'understanding of this sad and costly experience, they were unable to reverse the charge in my favor. I spend many hours and numerous emails with YAPSTONE, 's HOME AWAY 's crew who take care of such matters. Thank you for reading my response Sincerely, JACKIE.
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Beautiful and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Jackie is a gracious and fun hostess. The casita is located in the far northeast corner of Scottsdale - gorgeous views of mountains and open skies. We would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Casita in horse country

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I very much enjoyed our stay at this property. Jackie (the owner) gave us a warm welcome and shared very useful information about the local sites of interest. The setting is rural with excellent hiking, biking or riding trails very nearby. We were able to experience wonderful sunrise and sunsets as well. The Casita is comfortable with plenty of room for two people. The kitchen is rustic but completely serviceable. We used the barbeque mostly for our meals and enjoyed a glass or two of wine on the patio. Our overall experience was very good.

John and Liz - Lethbridge, Alberta

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
scottsdale SKY HARBOR
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
There are several bar/restaurants casual or upscal
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
there are 4 golf courses around within3 to 6 miles
Nearest Restaurant
4.5 Miles
restaurants casuals /upscale 4.5 miles from ppty
Car: necessary

property is located upon a hill on 2.5 acres. There are equestrian breeding farms all around, events, occasional free music events etc..

Many trails, golf courses are abundant and nearby.,


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Rio Verde Foothills, Scottsdale

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Long Term
1 May 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
180 night minimum stay
for 180 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £246
Pet Fee £123 + Tax
Cleaning Fee £98
Tax Rate 13.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Rio Verde Foothills in Arizona

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountaineering

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