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Tucson Vacation House in a Wildlife Sanctuary

Tucson Retreat in Desert Wildlife Sanctuary
5.0 of 5 stars
12 reviews
Tucson Retreat in Desert Wildlife Sanctuary
Living Room - Dining Area - Hall to Master Bedroom
Living Room (entertainment center on left, not shown here)
Dining Area + Hallway to Second Bedroom and Bath
Master Bedroom - King-sized Bed
Master Bath + Washer-Dryer Combo
East-facing Deck off Master Bedroom
Second Bedroom with Two Twin Beds and Fax Machine
Second Full Bath
In-House Weaving Studio - Use Optional
South-facing Patio with Gas Grill
Main Entry - North Side
North Side of House
Summer Surprise with City in Background
Tucson Retreat, a Sonoran Desert Sanctuary
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
If you love nature and seek a comfortable and peaceful place to relax or work, you've found it.
This spacious, custom-built 2-bedroom, 2-full-bath house is situated in the Tucson Mountains on a private 50-acre wildlife sanctuary. The estate bridges a 880-acre county nature preserve and Saguaro National Park. Front and back deck and patio areas are ideal for wildlife watching and afford a spectacular nighttime view of Tucson's city lights. Rental includes a computer workstation with hi-speed WiFi Internet service. If you're an experienced weaver, our complete in-house weaving studio is available for your creative pleasure. Your host and property manager Thomas Wiewandt lives nearby; he's a professional nature photographer/tour operator and southwestern author.
About the owner, Thomas W
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2304219 by: FlipKey
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English first
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 for a stay in February 2014


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Waterbury Center
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 for a stay in March 2014


theatre people
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 for a stay in September 2013


  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fax
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Per week Per month
Default 7 nights
  • Damage deposit: $500 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
- May 1 - August 31, 2014 Rates: $1350/week or $3950/month
- Sept. 1, 2013 through May 31, 2014 Rates: $1550/week or $4950/month

- Rates (tax included) are based on use by 1-3 persons:
Add $100/week (or $300/month) for a fourth person

- Weekly rates apply to visits of 7-29 days; partial weeks are allowed and pro-rated on a daily basis.
- Monthly rates apply to visits of 30+ day

- OPTIONAL use of our Weaving Studio: Add $100/week.

Additional fees may apply:
- Additional Guest Fee (monthly) | 300 USD per month | Standard and Summer Season Rates Rates (tax included) are based on use by 1-3 persons: Add $300/month for a fourth person.
- Additional Guest Fee (weekly) | 100 USD per week | Standard and Summer Season Rates (tax included) are based on use by 1-3 persons: Add $100/week for a fourth person.
- OPTIONAL Weaving Studio Fee | 100 USD per week | Weekly fee to gain use of the Weaving Studio and weaving materials provided therein during your visit.
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