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Western Bunkhouse/Casita - scenic Sonoran desert

The private courtyard is all yours
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Overview
Private Room, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Rio Verde, Arizona
We offer a ranch style experience close to Scottsdale. Our property is unique in it's size (62 acres) and location - right on the Tonto National Forest. We're secluded and surrounded by the most amazing Sonoran Desert scenery and offer a relaxing alternative to the fast pace of city life. Come out and hike, bike or ride a horse (yours are welcome, rentals available down the road) or just relax and watch the spectacular sunsets on the ridge overlooking the mountains and desert vistas. The bunkhouse is 800 sq feet, fully furnished, and offers a combination of eclectic Western furnishings and upscale interior design. A wood burning fireplace, kitchen with stove, microwave, washer, dryer, frig, big screen TV and dinette and AC will insure a comfortable stay. Enjoy a glass of wine in the private courtyard as the sun goes down, or s... Read more
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About the Owner
Carmela L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2014
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This peaceful ranch is surrounded by cactus, rolling landscapes and beautiful mountain views. Enjoy riding and hiking among this spectacular scenery. Carmela and Joe were wonderful!

Thank 237lynnem
345tripreview, VR Owner at Western Bunkhouse/Casita - scenic Sonoran desert, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words, we truly enjoyed having you and hope to welcome you back again!

Reviewed 21 February 2018

This place was amazing, the desert and mountain views from the backyard were remarkable. It provided a true experience of living on a horse ranch, great hiking.

Thank Donald G
345tripreview, VR Owner at Western Bunkhouse/Casita - scenic Sonoran desert, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

We so enjoyed having you both at the Ranch, it was wonderful having you here. Thanks for the great review and please come back and see us again!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Just finished spending the best two weeks of my life at this place. If my life ended today, I would be a truly happy human after having this experience! I stayed in the two bedroom suite which had the most amazing views, a trailer and...More

Thank JillUrabbit
345tripreview, VR Owner at Western Bunkhouse/Casita - scenic Sonoran desert, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Aren't you the best! It was truly wonderful having you here at the Ranch. Joe and I, and all of our guests, were so happy to be a part of your amazing experience with your new horse. We all totally enjoyed watching you learn with...More

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
No parties or events
Please check with us first before booking kids and pets
There is a $25 late fee for check-ins after 9 p.m.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
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Fees
  • Pet fee (if applicable): €53 / stay - Fee
  • Security deposit: €88 / stay - Fee
  • cleaning fee...: €66 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: €88 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, 20 minutes from Scottsdale. Surrounded by majestic Saguaro cactus and mountain views, this location is perfect for the guest who wants to get away from it all, but still be close enough for shopping, sightseeing, restaurants and nightlife. We're in a rural area on the outskirts of Scottsdale and offer 62 acres of privacy and perfect climate! There are hundreds of trails right out our back gate to explore on foot, bicycle or by horse (stables down the road). Rio Rancho Verde offers a unique and amazing experience for even the most well seasoned travelers, the sunsets and sunrises are phenomenal!
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Sky Harbor: 48.0 km
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