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Spring Training! Royals, Rangers, Mariners, and Padres

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

SPRING TRAINING!! ROYALS, RANGERS, MARINERS, and PADRES FANS....Our home is within 15 minutes of both spring training venues. This property is not in Sun City age restricted area. Property is located in Cross River community, which is very family friendly, on the edge of Peoria and Sun City. Fully furnished vacation rental with 4 bedrooms and 2 baths. Has an upgraded kitchen with granite counters, breakfast bar, eat in area and a split floor plan. The property sleeps 8 people very comfortably. Dog door built into house so they can come and go as they please. Backyard is set to host, complete with a pool, fire pit, 2 sitting areas, and hanging outdoor lights. HUGE PARK that is only a minutes walk from the house. Minutes away from tons of nightlife entertainment. Available throughout year as well.

Michael Stephens
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
3 March, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Crossriver in Sun City

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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Spring Training! Royals, Rangers, Mariners, and Padres
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews

Amazong Home to Rent

  • 5 of 5

We came to the area to get some sun and visit family. The home is beautiful and equipped with everything you will need. The backboard to the pool was broken by the previous tenants and the owner came out to fix it right away. I highly recommend this rental!!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful property, wonderful owners

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of seven so we always have a hard time finding hotel rooms big enough for our family. This was our first experience renting a home and it made us feel like we will never stay in a hotel ever again. The home is in a nice, quiet neighborhood and very well maintained. The house was very tidy and many things provided including an extra bed/bedroom when we requested it and a pack-n-play for our baby.

The owner, Michael, is great with communication and quick to respond every time we contacted him. Our three-year-old locked the bathroom door and Michael offered to come right over with a key.

Although it was too cold to swim in late February, there is a nice pool and patio area available. But the best part was the orange tree in the back yard. Our kids loved going out and picking a fresh orange off the tree each morning. There is also a nice park just a few blocks from the house.

The house is located 5-10 minutes from plenty of shopping and many restaurants. It's about 15 min to Surprise Stadium where the Royals and Rangers stay, and about 40-45 from the Phoenix airport/downtown area. We are fortunate enough to live in a million dollar home so we are very spoiled but we loved everything about this house. It was perfect for our needs and we are already planning our next trip back to AZ and will absolutely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Home, Awesome Experience, Awesome Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our stay at Casa Stephens, and I wanted to let everybody know what an incredible home and incredible experience we enjoyed.

This was our first experience renting a vacation home, and I can't imagine how it could have been any better. First off, I want to thank Michael again for putting up with my barrage of emails and questions. I asked everything from if there's a coffee maker in the house to if we needed to bring our own towels. Michael couldn't have been more patient with me and not only did he answer all my questions, but EVERYTHING I wanted to know about... was part of the home.

The kitchen had every appliance and dish two families could possibly need, plus it was huge with plenty of room to hang out and eat around the island or sit at the table.

The living room was sooo comfortable to lounge around with a great flat screen tv on the wall and awesome sound system when we just wanted some music.

We were in town for a kids baseball tournament, so one of my favorite features was the washer and dryer. And before you ask (as I did) the house came with detergent, fabric softener and even stain remover. This was truly a home away from home. All the comforts of our home without the snow and with a pool... OH... I haven't even mentioned the pool!!! There's a great pool in the backyard perfect for kids to play in or for adults to hang out in. And make sure to bring your "A-game" for the basketball hoop in the pool.

And if you want to grill like we did, there's not just some grill... how bout a Trager smoker!!! Best burger and chicken I've had in a long time.

Back inside now, the master bedroom was HUGE and the bathroom and closet even bigger. That was the worst part of going back home. I miss that room already. And the rest of the rooms in the house were spacious and nice as well, but our room was the best :).

Obviously I can't say enough about how much we loved our stay and what a great host Michael and his family were.

If you're planning a trip out to the Phoenix area, and want a little privacy and just the right amount of luxury, this is the place for you.

Michael... thanks again for making our trip so perfect. We can't wait to come "home" again soon.


Highlands Ranch, CO


  • Review Submitted: 23-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prefer closer to spring training

  • 3 of 5

Property was clean very homey. Pool was ice cold needs a solar cover. Property is long distance from ball parks and gateway airport.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our home is 15-20 minutes away from Royals, Rangers, Mariners, and Padres. All other stadiums are further out. House is also 45 minute drive from Sky Harbor airport. Not sure what gateway airport is. Never claimed to be close to the airport and it is listed in our page how far away we are from those specific teams. The pool is typically cold around this time of year. Solar cover wouldn't have made a big difference. Not sure i agree with 3/5 stars, especially when you knew about ALL of things you're complaining about in advance.
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Beautiful, clean, and well decorated home with all the amentities needed for a great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The owners were great, just enough contact to let us know that that if they could do anything for us to let us know. Super cute house, and the furniture and appliances look brand new. The neighborhood was quiet, which we liked. We didn't use the pool, but it was clean as well. We would stay there again in a heartbeat. Thanks for a very upscale relaxing week!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house was very clean and well appointed. We had everything we needed to enjoy several meals.

  • 5 of 5

Mr. Stephens and his wife were very accommodating to our needs. The home was very nice in a nice neighborhood and within a few miles of two grocery stores, which came in very handy.

I would give two thumbs up for their attention to our small group of people as Mr. Stephens made himself available to any of our request. In the future, I would not hesitate to recommend this home and it's owners as a great combination for a great vacation in the Phoenix area. If you are a baseball fan, then you are in close proximity to the winter training grounds for many of the major league teams.I would also say the attention given to us would be very close to having your own concierge during your stay. I do not think anyone would be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £108.31
Pet Fee £216.63
Damage Insurance £57.05

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.