Hi, I'm Maria!

Architect, Landscape Architect, and Real Estate Broker who feel in love with the Desert Southwest and has made it her home since 2005. Let me help you with your vacation stay or finding your desert oasis!

Here are my properties:

Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Home
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Tucson Home
2 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / Sleeps 6
Home / 2 Bedrooms / Sleeps 6

(4)“ Excellent ”4 Reviews

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$125

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Bedrooms:2
Bathrooms:2
Sleeps:6
Type:Home
Per night:$125 - $300
Per week:$750 - $1,500
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:Yes

Nestled in the high foothills of the Sonoran Desert on the outskirts of Tucson, this unique house with its curving walls and commanding views of three mountain ranges, is the perfect getaway for the adventure seeking individual or couple(s), or for those that want a peaceful desert...

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An amazing experience at the Desert Moon Retreat

“ Excellent ”
June 11, 2012
Our 7 night stay at Desert Moon was absolute bliss. From dusk till dawn the landscape never ceased to amaze and the house was a dream in itself. I'll never forget my husbands face as we drove up to the house. He loves the desert and this for him was the vacation rental from heaven! Tucked away at the base of the Catalina Mountains and with giant saguaro cactus all around, we felt like we were the only people in the world. The property is close enough to feel like you are still part of the civilised world when you need to be, but far enough away to immerse yourself in the desert around. We enjoyed lazing by the pool & hot-tub, hiking, walking, star gazing, meeting the neighbours and the wildlife was incredible. Not to mention just enjoying all that the house had to offer. A short drive away took us to great food and shopping. If you are looking for a vacation rental with a difference, with owners who really care that you enjoy your stay, then this is the one for you.
Kerry Celeste, Newcastle, UK

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Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Home
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Tucson Home
3 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / Sleeps 8
Home / 3 Bedrooms / Sleeps 8

(1)“ Excellent ”1 Review

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$110

/ night

Email Owner
Bedrooms:3
Bathrooms:2
Sleeps:8
Type:Home
Per night:$110 - $250
Per week:$750 - $1,500
Pets allowed:No
Internet:Yes

One of our most popular vacation rentals by Desert Moon Vacation Rentals. Light, bright, contemporary style living in the heart of the Sonoran Desert. The house has it all- spacious pool with connected spa, large living room area, three bedrooms/two baths, nice kitchen, garage,...

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Paradise

“ Excellent ”
April 20, 2015
We loved this property! We have stayed in many houses in Tucson and have found this to be truly one of the best. We love the setting--close to the mountains and in a neighborhood where all the houses are different. The house itself is modern and attractive, with lots of kitchen utensils and supplies to make cooking easy. The backyard is a dream: a huge pool with an easy to use hot tub. We have already booked for our next trip!
Kate Glass, Evanston, IL

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Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Guesthouse
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Tucson Guesthouse
Studio / 1 Bathroom / Sleeps 3
Guesthouse / Studio / Sleeps 3

(2)“ Excellent ”2 Reviews

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$65

/ night

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Bedrooms:Studio
Bathrooms:1
Sleeps:3
Type:Guesthouse
Per night:$65 - $100
Per week:$400 - $600
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:Yes

Architecturally significant, award winning guest house located at the base of Mount Lemmon. This 400 square foot guesthouse sits overlooking the natural desert where wildlife abounds. Fitted with a queen size bed with 400 count linens, and a fold out sofa, the house sleeps 3 comfortably....

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Desert Moon Guest House

“ Excellent ”
March 10, 2012
This wonderful private desert location is well away from the city noise and lights. The grounds surrounding the place are full of so much flora and fauna. The landscaping reflects natural desert. The proprietors were a pleasure to deal with, and full of local knowledge and history. We so enjoyed the hot tub in the evenings under the stars.
Oliver Woolcock, British Columbia, Canada

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Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Home
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Tucson Home
2 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / Sleeps 4
Home / 2 Bedrooms / Sleeps 4

(3)“ Excellent ”3 Reviews

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$110

/ night

Email Owner
Bedrooms:2
Bathrooms:2
Sleeps:4
Type:Home
Per night:$110 - $250
Per week:$650 - $1,500
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:Yes

Relax among majestic foothill views of the Catalina Mountains in a residence designed and lived in by architect Stephen Robinson. The roofline design, mimicking the Blackridge angles of the Catalinas is oriented to maximize views on an acre of natural desert vegetation. A two bedroom...

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One of the best !

“ Excellent ”
November 20, 2014
A very stylish, well equipped and comfortable place to stay. Superb views from the massive picture windows looking towards the mountains and from the terrace outside. Classy modern decor inside empathises with the desert setting. Quiet and peaceful but just a mile or so away from all the food stores etc that you need for self catering. A kitchen where everything works and the knives are sharp. Big beds and efficient showers. Excellent !
Ralph Conolly, Bristol, United Kingdom.

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Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Home
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Tucson Home
3 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / Sleeps 6
Home / 3 Bedrooms / Sleeps 6

(1)“ Excellent ”1 Review

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$125

/ night

Email Owner
Bedrooms:3
Bathrooms:2
Sleeps:6
Type:Home
Per night:$125 - $250
Per week:$750 - $1,500
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:Yes

Desert Sun Sport is our newest and most active home for friends and family by Desert Moon Vacation Rentals. Desert Sun Sport boasts a brand new heated pool and spa, surrounded by carefully chosen desert botanicals, and outdoor seating areas. The home includes a full size billiard...

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DESERT SUN SPORT FOR THE ENTHUSIASTS

“ Excellent ”
May 27, 2015
I would visit again everything was clean pool was kept up pool room was funny for the guys and nice living room for the girls bedrooms are spacious over all I would recommend to any one
Irene Davis, Tucson

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Tucson Arizona Vacation Rentals - Guesthouse
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Tucson Guesthouse
1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom / Sleeps 4
Guesthouse / 1 Bedroom / Sleeps 4

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$70

/ night

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Bedrooms:1
Bathrooms:1
Sleeps:4
Type:Guesthouse
Per night:$70 - $175
Per week:$450 - $950
Pets allowed:Yes
Internet:Yes

DESERT STAR is like no other guest house you've stayed at before, it is a premium property with its own parking, courtyard, and hot tub. Light and airy and plenty quiet this is fast becoming one of our best properties for couples to stay while visiting the Sonoran Desert. Whether...

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Maria Ruedinger
Maria Ruedinger
From Tucson Arizona
Member since January, 2011
School
University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, University of Arizona
Work
Canyon Group Realty llc, Desert Moon Vacation Rentals llc
Languages
English