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Charming & Bright Private Patio Getaway Condo in Old Towne Scottsdale

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,080 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

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.

More Details

Owner
Loreen A Parsons
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 2017

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 Old Town 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

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.

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Sky Harbour Phoenix International
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Caseys or Zipps
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
101 Loop
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Pasta Brioni, Caseys, Zipps,
Car: not necessary

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.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in South Scottsdale in Old Town Scottsdale

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1080 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Ensuite to Bedroom 2; Door separating tub/toilet from vanity
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to Bedroom 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed , 50 inch Smart LED with Netflix; iPod docking station clock
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 50 inch Smart LED with Netflix; iPod docking station clock
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
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 centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • 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.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
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5

Excellent place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a long weekend in July and have nothing but good things to say about it. It was quiet and comfortable, close to Scottsdale, and reasonably priced.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Really enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

Unit was equipped with everything you might need. VERY comfortable there.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

THIS CONDO IS A SHOW-STOPPER. We will be back!

  • 5 of 5

This condo unit was spectacular. The location near Old Town Scottsdale is wonderful and the complex facilities are lovely, but the real star of the show here was the condo itself. I have stayed at other rentals in the Maya over the years, but this is my favorite and will be the only one we book from now on. It is bright and cheerful, and so incredibly well equipped. The kitchen was very well stocked with spices, oil, condiments - and of course every appliance we needed. The location in the complex is perfect - close to pool and spa, but quiet ... and the patio is a sanctuary. Every amenity imaginable was thought of - right down to little things like a lint roller, first-aid and sewing kits - even spare batteries and a USB charger. Booking with the owner was a pleasure; she was so responsive/helpful and Todd, the property manager, was also wonderful to deal with. The beds were super comfortable, and we appreciated having TVs in every room. Thank you for letting us enjoy your piece of paradise.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable as your home

  • 5 of 5

We loved the condo. The location is great, close to grocery and restaurants. Easy access to highways for trips to Sedona or other short trips in the area. The condo is so well equipped and prepared for guests. Owner is so responsive to all correspondence with her and quick to notify her guests of any issues. While we were there she received notice of a water shut-off and she contacted us right away. The on-site manager is also very accessible and responsive. Could have stayed here for a longer time, just loved it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Did not want to leave!

  • 5 of 5

We had a really enjoyable time at this condo. It was very clean and well appointed. The beds were extremely comfortable and the decor was lovely. The location is close to Old Town and there is lots to do and see in the area. The pool and hot tub were close by. The owner and property manager were a pleasure to deal with. Can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This condo had everything our vacation needed not to mention the pool was a short walk.

  • 5 of 5

The property was very clean and provided all the amenities we needed to make our trip relaxing and enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in South Scottsdale, Scottsdale

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
2017 Summer/Fall
1 May 2017 - 14 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
£201
for 1 night
From
£106
£739
 
 
Winter 17/18
15 Nov 2017 - 27 Mar 2018
1 night minimum stay
£201
for 1 night
From
£106
£739
 
 
Spring 2018
28 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£470
for 3 nights
From
£125
£739
 
 
2018 Summer/Fall
1 May 2018 - 15 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£322
for 3 nights
From
£76
£588
 
 
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
£2,559
for 30 nights
£2,559
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £379.05
Non-refundable cleaning £94.76

$500 deposit is due within three days of reservation to guarantee booking; this payment can be made by sending certified check or money order, or through online payment system. Balance of funds must be paid by 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.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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