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Ideal Private Oasis In The Sonoran Desert - Perfect Homebase To Travel Or Relax.

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Enjoy Well Appointed 2300 Sq Ft, 3 Bdrm, Den/4th Bdrm, Covered Patio And Pool

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- Fully furnished home with 2 car garage and Wi-Fi.

- All bedding, linen and towels provided.

- Large Master BR with King size bed featuring pillow top mattress, night stands with lamps, and a ceiling fan. Walk-in closet, bureau and dresser provide ample storage. Master bath has double sinks, separate toilet with door and a large Southwestern tiled shower. French interior doors and durable screened French Security exterior doors access the covered patio - providing fresh high-desert air while maintaining privacy.

- 2 Large Guest BR's - each have Full size beds with pillow top mattresses, a nightstand with lamp, ceiling fans and a large closet. One BR has a dresser and corner chair - while the other has a foldout desk workspace.

- Den or 4th BR has a Full size foldout futon with adjustable head and foot rests. This unique room also has satellite TV, end tables with a lamp, ceiling fan and large closet.

- The spacious and luxurious Guest Bathroom in the hallway has double sinks, plenty of room for accessories on the countertop, toilet and a tub with shower.

- A sliding glass door off the living room leads to the pool and covered patio.

- Living room has satellite TV and seating for 10 people.

- Washer and Dryer provided.

- Fully stocked kitchen with plates, bowls, cups, specialty glasses, silverware, pots, pans, glassware and utensils for baking, stovetop or microwave cooking.

- Beautiful kitchen table seats at least 6 adults.

- Glass table near pool with comfortable patio furniture and picnic table off patio provide additional outdoor serving areas.

- Rita Ranch home is nestled between two recreation parks and many local attractions. We are 30 yr AZ residents who know the area well and can personally help you customize your stay, or just relax by the pool and watch the sunrises or sunsets! We include all linens, towels, kitchen appliances, and utensils, gas grill, we have tile throughout. Our lush landscape attracts hummingbirds and many species of birds!

More Details

Owner
Rhonda Berdan
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 December, 2017

About Rhonda Berdan

Rhonda is from New England and Scott is from the Detroit area. We have 3 adult children: A son in the USCG stationed in SC; a son who is a chef in Salem, MA; and a daughter attending college in AZ. Rhonda's mom has retired in nearby Vail, AZ and is a huge part of our Tucson lives. Now we want to share our good fortune and offer our home to you! If you have any questions or concerns while visiting, we will be nearby to offer local advice or attend to your household's needs.

Rhonda Berdan purchased this house in 2011

Why Rhonda Berdan chose Rita Ranch

After raising our children on a 1 acre property, we decided to downsize. We have many friends who live or have lived in this wonderfully planned community and fell in love with the spacious rooms and floor plan, 100 percent tile flooring, 40 foot long North facing covered patio to start and end the day, corner lot adding room for landscaping and additional guest parking, and a private 9 foot deep pool with diving board to cool off any time we feel like it. SOLD!

Groceries, restaurants, churches, pizza deliveries, hair and nail salons, and basically all of the shopping options you would expect in a planned community are blocks away. Our most recent addition is a Dunkin' Donuts and a brand new Walmart located just 2 miles from the house.

What makes this house unique

We look forward to you filling this space - this home is so comfortable!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Rita Ranch in Tucson

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • 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
  • Master - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Plenty of room!
    Guest Hallway Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Plenty of countertop room for acessories.
  • - The spacious and luxurious Guest Bathroom in the hallway has double sinks, plenty of room for accessories on the countertop, toilet and a tub with shower. - Master bath has double sinks, plenty of room on the countertop for accessories, separate toilet with door and a large Southwestern tiled shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Guest Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Guest Den/Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Guest Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Large Master BR with King size bed featuring pillow top mattress, night stands with lamps, and a ceiling fan. Walk-in closet, bureau and dresser provide ample storage. Master bath has double sinks, separate toilet with door and a large Southwestern tiled shower. French interior doors and durable screened French Security exterior doors access the covered patio - providing fresh high-desert air while maintaining privacy. - 2 Large Guest BR's - One has a Full size bed with pillow top mattress and the other a Queen size pillow top mattress. Both BR's have a nightstand with lamp, ceiling fans and a large closet. One BR has a dresser and corner chair - while the other (with Queen) has a foldout desk workspace. - Den or 4th BR has a Full size foldout futon with adjustable head and foot rests. This unique room also has satellite TV, end tables with a lamp, ceiling fan and large closet.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Ideal Private Oasis In The Sonoran Desert - Perfect Homebase To Travel Or Relax.
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
5

Perfect warm family friendly homey

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful home with absolutely everything you need for a delightful stay. I loved the decorations, the comfortable beds, the amenities. We hosted a rehearsal dinner for 40 and everyone had a great time. Thank you to the hosts.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome property!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful, well appointed and comfortable property. The pictures online do not compare. There is a great deal of room for everyone to be together as well as a layout that allows for privacy. The owner has also taken the time to make sure all the finishing touches are in place as well as provided so many of the essentials. We are looking forward to our next trip and plan to stay longer! This is an awesome property!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The BEST ever.

  • 5 of 5

This wasn't our first VRBO/HomeAway but by far the best.

Everything from our initial contact to our stay was nothing but a class act. Your host is absolutely amazing. The 2000sqft home is very comfy and well decorated. All the amenities and appliances were in working order. The best part, the private pool. After a day in the heat, pool time was very much needed.

The grocery store (Fry's and their gas station were within a mile}. If you're planning a trip to Tucson you must consider this home. If not, you are missing out on a great bargain.

We'll be back again.

Thanks Rhonda for a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

Best place ever.

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

Perfect in every way

  • 5 of 5

Great place for our family. The owner was very accomodating.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Choice

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to this rental. Rhonda is very accommodating and helpful. The home is clean and supplied with everything we needed to feel at home. We look forward to our next visit !

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
13.8 Miles
Tucson International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.7 Miles
Chuy's Mesquite Grill
Nearest Golf
8.6 Miles
Del Lago Golf Course
Nearest Train
13.8 Miles
Amtrak Station Downtown Tucson
Nearest Motorway
4.5 Miles
I-10 and Rita Road
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Buddy's Restaurant
Nearest Ski
41.5 Miles
Mount Lemmon Ski Valley
Nearest Beach
226 Miles
Rocky Point (Puerto Penasco), Mexico
Car: recommended

Perhaps the best feature of our home is the proximity to I-10, Valencia and Houghton Roads. You will save a lot of time when you plan your daily activities and explorations. Whatever interest draws you to Tucson, rest assured you will be pleased with your start/ending home base - your comfortable home away from home to decide "what's next?". In SE Tucson, that is truly a loaded question! Day trips rarely have the appeal of easy planning - but you will be in the perfect spot to make your brief or extended visit a fond memory. As long term residents, we look forward to assisting you customize your plans and more importantly, provide you with a desirable accommodation.

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £56.29
Damage Deposit £112.58

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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