Scottsdale condo w/private garage and laundry!

Spacious living area opens to lovely patioBeautiful brand new kitchenView from hall out to patioDining and living areasDining room. TV has since been updated to 47" LCDDining room with peek into living areaQueen sleigh bed with brand new Nova Foam mattressMaster suite has LG flat screen LCD TV & DVDMaster bath with double sinksGorgeous secondary guest roomSecondary guest room with private balconySecondary guest room also has its own private bathQuaint downstairs patioPrivate attached garageOne of two lovely poolsFenced private dog park
985 N Granite Reef Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85257

Overview

Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2.5
Sleeps: 4
Type: Condo
Per week: $600 - $1,600
Per month: $1,600 - $6,200
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Scottsdale vacation condo rental
Welcome to sunny and gorgeous Scottsdale, Arizona! This ground floor, two-story, beautifully furnished condominium includes over 1200 square feet of living space and includes three private patios to enjoy the fabulous Arizona weather. This well-appointed end unit has two bedrooms and two and a half baths and sleeps four. You'll enjoy the added security of the attached private garage and the convenience of your own full sized washer and dryer. This condo is perfect for short term rentals, business travelers, families, and small groups!

Caribbean inspired contemporary furnishings will allow you to unwind and provide you with complete comfort and relaxation. The living room includes luxurious cream colored leather sectional sofa and a 47 inch flat panel Vizio LCD cable HDTV with DVD and TiVo DVR. The fully-equipped kitchen featuring granite counter tops, stainless steel whirlpool appliances, coffee maker, blender, and toaster, contains all cooking utensils, pots, pans, and plenty of dishes and glassware. Spices, herbal teas and coffee will be provided along with staple items to help with your basic cooking needs. I also include many extras such as paper products, laundry soap and some basic cleaning supplies for your convenience. The master suite includes a queen bed with premium Nova Foam mattress, extended closet space, LG flat screen LCD TV with DVD player, large double sink bathroom and private balcony. Secondary bedroom features a queen-size bed with quilt-top luxury mattress, private bathroom, walk-in closet, selection of reading materials to enjoy during your stay and a secluded patio with a wooden bistro table, two chairs and a lovely shade tree. The perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or tea! Broadband Internet connection with WiFi, cable TV, TiVO DVR, and local telephone service are all included. Ceiling fans are included in the living room and master bedroom.

Luxury towels and linens are included as well as a variety of sleeping pillows to meet your individual preferences in each of the bedrooms. Pool towels provided for use in either of the two pools and the Jacuzzi. There is also a full-size washer and dryer and garage.

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Area Information
The community is well placed right in between the popular areas of Old Town Scottsdale and down town/Mill Avenue in Tempe, and Tempe Marketplace. These areas all feature casual, trendy and fine dining restaurants, bars and nightlife, shops, malls, and beautiful walking areas. The community is also conveniently placed within 1 mile of the 101 (North and South) and 202 (East and West) freeways, making it just a quick drive to most valley areas.

Shopping/Galleries/Dining:
Old Town Scottsdale - Unique art galleries, shopping and dining - 3 miles
Scottsdale Fashion Square - unique one-of-a-kind boutiques, shopping and dining - 4.5 miles
Tempe Marketplace - Movie theaters and more fabulous shopping and dining - 2 miles
ASU/Mill Avenue - Dining, shopping, arts - 4 miles
* A complete list of restaurant recommendations can be found in the condo, or emailed to you upon your request when your booking is completed.

Sports/Recreation:
Golf Courses — Continental Golf Course, 2.2 miles; 9 additional courses within 10 miles.
Hiking — Papago Park - 3 miles; Camelback Mountain, Cholla Trail, 7.7 miles; McDowell Sonoran Preserve 11.3 miles
Baseball — Chase Field and Spring Training Fields (Scottsdale Stadium, Hohokam Park, Phoenix Municipal, and Tempe Diablo) all within 9 miles.
ASU Sports — Sun Devil Stadium, 2.8 miles
Basketball — Phoenix Suns/US Airways Center Stadium, 13.5 miles
Big Surf Water Park - 1.2 miles
Tempe Town Lake - 2.8 miles
Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt Park - 1/2 mi - This greenbelt park actually connects four parks: Vista Del Camino, Eldorado, Indian School and Chaparral. The greenbelt is 12 miles long, and is the most popular place in town for inline skaters, as well as joggers, cyclists, walkers, and anyone with a dog. There are sports fields, ramadas, fishing lakes, tennis courts, and more. There is also a nearby Sports Bar and Grill (Dukes) where you are welcomed to bring your dog on the patio.
Spinners on the Green Bike Rentals - 1.5 miles

Attractions:
Desert Botanical Garden, 2.4 miles
Phoenix Zoo, 2.8 miles
Casino Arizona - 2.3 miles
Scottsdale Symphony - 1.8 miles - The Scottsdale Symphony provides a regular season of 5 concert series, plus community concerts under local sponsorship, concerts in schools, parks and during local festivals and celebrations.
Taliesin West - 14.9 miles - Nestled in the foothills of the rugged McDowell Mountains and surrounded by the spectacular Sonoran Desert lays a 600-acre complex called Taliesin West. This Scottsdale attraction was designed and built by Frank Lloyd Wright. You can visit this Frank Lloyd Wright winter residence which is still home to the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. Guided tours of the grounds and buildings are available.
McCormick Stillman Railroad Park - 7 miles - Unique park amenities for the young ones include a lovely carousel. This park is special because of the trains and railroad-related exhibits. A ten minute train ride also takes you through an arboretum located in the park.

Transportation:
Free Scottsdale Old Town Trolley - 1 block
Sky Harbor International Airport - 6.7 miles

Other:
Dog park - on site

Availability Calendar

Rates

Begins Ends Week
Night
Weekend
Night
Weekly Monthly Min
Stay
Nov 01 2014 Dec 31 2014 - - $800 $2,400 1 Week
Jan 01 2015 Feb 28 2015 - - $1,100 $4,000 1 Week
Mar 01 2015 Mar 31 2015 - - $1,600 $6,200 1 Week
Apr 01 2015 Apr 30 2015 - - $800 $2,500 1 Week
May 01 2015 Oct 31 2015 - - $600 $1,600 1 Week
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Deposits: $250 refundable security deposit to hold the unit is returned to you after a clean check out.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Mastercard, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: Cleaning fee $150

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 2 Queen Beds
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Full Kitchen
  • High Speed Internet
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • DVD Player
  • Oven
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Radio
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • VCR
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Activities

  • Pool
    (onsite)
  • Grocery Store
    (2 miles)
  • Hiking
    (3 miles)
  • Restaurant
    (3 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (<1 mile)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (2 miles)
  • Lake
    (3 miles)
  • Shopping Area
    (3 miles)
  • Casino
    (<1 mile)
  • Water Park
    (2 miles)
  • Live Entertainment
    (3 miles)
  • Zoo
    (4 miles)
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (3 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (3 miles)

Reviews for this vacation condo rental in Scottsdale, Arizona

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Sue Simmons

Northern CA

Great getaway!

This condo met our needs perfectly. We were 2 couples staying in Scottsdale for Spring Training games. Good location, very quiet, clean, & comfortable. It was great having the washer/drier on the premises, too.

Julie McAllister

Owner's reply:

Hi Sue, Thank you so much for taking a moment to review my Scottsdale condo. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had a excellent vacation! We agree that the location is primo... central to so many areas of the Valley so that guests can enjoy the various ball parks, golf courses, and other wonderful things that the area has to offer. Thank you for pointing out that the one car garage is tight if you have a large vehicle. I do let my guests know that in the rental contract so that they are prepared. I am able to park my mid-sized SUV in there, but if you have a large vehicle, you're better off parking in one of the spaces next to the garage. I love having the convenience of our own washer/dryer right there in the laundry room inside the private garage. I'm glad to hear that I was able to respond to your needs in a timely manner and we sure look forward to having you back for your next visit to beautiful and sunny Scottsdale, AZ! Warm regards, Julie and Matt

Julita Kargol

Canton, Michigan

Great place to rest

We like Scottsdale condo a lot. It is comfortable and specious. We found in it everything what we need. The area is very nice. The city park is about 10 min walk from condo and we love it. We had really great time.

Julie McAllister

Owner's reply:

Thank you, Julita! We agree that the condo's close proximity to the Scottsdale Greenbelt Park is a win! Our guests who have pets or love to get some exercise really love having such a large park so close to the condo. We are glad to hear that you found everything that you need in the condo. We strive to keep it beautifully furnished and fully equipped with more than just the basics. We love throwing in extras that really make our guests appreciate staying with us. All the best to you and yours. Julie & Matt

Leisha Craft

Philadelphia, PA

Wonderful condo, great location!

We had a wonderful stay at this condo. There were many things close by, including a park within walking distance and a grocery store just around the corner. We drove within a few minutes to several great restaurants and also the Phoenix Zoo. The place is beautifully decorated and had everything we needed. We absolutely loved it! Thank you for such a great vacation!

Frank Dennis

Chicago/Denver

Got the job done

The location is great if you want to also visit Tempe, Mesa or anywhere in Scottsdale which we did. We also have friends in Anthem and that was an hour away. Primary reason for stay was Golf and excellent location for some great courses. TV, WiFi all worked well. Did not use the pool so have no opinion. Bed in master is memory foam and if you are not used to it, it is different and all beds are queen size not king. The door lock system works very well with your four digit code, not keys required. The garage is a little tight if you are used to a double garage but gets the car out of the heat. Washer and dryer are located in the garage. Kitchen is small but very adequate and all appliances worked fine. The bathroom has come drainage issues and the shower is a little confusing but again it gets the job done. All the decorations are very interesting and pleasing. Overall our stay was very enjoyable and the unit was a very good part of our stay. Lots of restaurants and shopping close by... Would recommend as a good place to stay to learn Scottsdale and the surrounding area

rich kirkwood

wheaton, il

pleasant run

awesome

Al McKenzie

Saskatoon, SK Canada

All the comforts of home and bonus of holidays

We enjoyed our stay in this condo. It was comfortable, beautiful little kitchen with all stainless steel appliances, spacious, very clean and nicely decorated. It was easy to get around from this location as it was quite central. Loved the ease of accessibility to the Scottsdale Trolly, and took the free tour on it to the oldtown area on the weekend. No driving! Also took a dip in the (heated) pool, although it was quite a jog from the condo. There is one closer, but unheated, so save that one for the hot weather. Julie was also very easy to contact and very prompt to answer all of our inquiries. There were only two of us, but this would be nice for a family as well with the 2 large bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms. It was a very good holiday experience. The one thing we did miss having was any kind of a view. Also, if you are driving a full-size vehicle do not plan to park in the garage as it will not fit . . . but there are alternate parking spaces.

Owner Supplied Testimonials
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Guest: walking couple (High River, Alberta, Canada)
Date of Stay: April 1, 2011

We were very comfortable in this two story townhome. The beds were comfortable, the bathrooms were good, the kitchen handy with great stainless steel appliances, and it was wonderful to have a garage. After busy days out doing many things in Scottsdale, it was great to come "home" and relax and watch the large flat screen t.v.Julie has decorated this condo with great artistic flair,making it seem more homelike than the average vacation rental. This condo is in a great location for getting to many places in Tempe,Mesa, Scottsdale, and Phoenix (a short drive to the airport.) It is only 5-8 minutes from Papago Park and the wonderful Desert Botanical Park. It is also only minutes from Old Town Scottsdale where there is always something interesting to see and do, as well as having many great restaurants and art galleries to browse in. You can hop on the Old Town trolley (just outside this condo complex) and ride there for free. It is so close to all these things, yet in a very quiet spot.We love to walk and there are so many wonderful places to walk close to this place (Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt.) We are relatively new VR*0 users and somewhat nervous when booking a condo for a holiday, so we must say how wonderful Julie was to deal with. She was so responsive, answering all our questions promptly. She was so friendly that we almost felt we were renting from a friend instead of a stranger. That certainly takes some of the stress out of planning a holiday.We would certainly recommend renting this condo from Julie.

Guest: stew (Dallas)
Date of Stay: March 25, 2011

Our family enjoyed our week at this neat modern condo. Everything was as advertised in close proximity to Oldtown Scottsdale.

Guest: David (San Francisco, Ca)
Date of Stay: March 15, 2011

This condo is awesome and we highly recommend it! We will undoubtedly rent it again. It is very clean and the beds are heaven. I would highly recommend renting from this owner. The owner is very dedicated to making your stay perfect. She is easy to get in touch with and returns call and emails quickly. As for the condo itself, it is beautiful and the location is excellent. It is close to the pool and is a two-story condo on the end with no one above or below the condo. I love this condo so much. I will definitely be recommending it to my family and friends. I would rate the condo and the service A++. Thanks again to the owner for making our Scottsdale vacation heavenly.

Guest: Elizabeth (Canada)
Date of Stay: February 1, 2011

We rented this condo in February. The weather was fabulous during our stay. The condominium community is on a quiet, residential street. It is small and quaint and we met some friendly neighbors. We took the trolley to Old Town Scottsdale and it was a breeze because it stops right across the street and it was free. This condo itself is beautiful, and very-well maintained, with nice and comfortable furniture. It was family-friendly for our little one without too many breakables that had to be moved. The owner couldn't be nicer. She talked to us at length before our trip about the condo and covered everything we needed to know. She also called right when we arrived to make sure that everything was to our liking. The kitchen is totally stocked. We cooked for almost every meal and didn't miss anything. We also really loved the beds! The owner provides high speed Internet and a DVR. A very nice added bonus. Stay here - you won't regret it!

Guest: Steve (Calgary alberta)
Date of Stay: November 17, 2009

Thank you Julie The place is wonderful. The location is excellent, close to all amenities, we went to the Tempe Arts Center and saw Phantom of the Opera, and we also went to the Scottsdale Arts Center. the location was perfect to old Scottsdale where lots of shops, restraunts arts stuff are located. We also went tot he Cardinals game and got a bus from Dukes Sports for a fun day. It was 20 bucks to take the sports bus and all the beer you could drink there and back. A BARGIN FOR 20.00 BUCKS. the condo was excellent, beds were extremely comfortable, and the place was well equipped and was exactly as advertised.Parking in the garage was good as well. I appreciate everything Please use us for a reference if required will be back soon Steve

Guest: Les S.
Date of Stay: 03/07/08

Thanks, Julie. We really appreciate your personal attention. It was more like staying at a friend's than a rental.

>>At 03:25 PM 3/14/2008, you wrote:
Hi Les,
I still haven't heard anything from the renters but I will certainly ask them when they check out if they don't call me back before then. I'll keep you posted!

> > On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 4:48 PM, Julie McAllister wrote:
Hi Les,
I am so glad to hear that you had a nice time at the condo. I have put a call into the renters who were checking in today and will ask them to take a look for the earrings. I'll let you know what I find out. I hope they find them!

> > > On 3/13/08, Les wrote:
Hi Julie,
We had a great trip with Ed & Kathy, mainly because the condo was perfect for us. But, what would a trip be without forgetting something. Carol is missing two earrings that she thinks may have dropped from her case. One is a gold hoop with a bamboo design and one is silver with a pearl drop. She has the mates in her case. We stayed in the second bedroom and the case was on the chest in the closet.

Guest: Jack and Judy M.
Date of Stay: 02/01/10

Thank you so much, Julie. We did enjoy our stay and thank you for answering all the questions we had prior to arrival as well! Judy & Jack

Guest: Bev R.
Date of Stay: 10/01/10

Julie just a quick note to say thanks again. We had a great time totally enjoyed Arizona, fell in love with the Grand Canyon and will definitely be back. The condo was great you have a lovely place. Hope that all was OK when you checked, tried to keep it as tidy as possible and got all the sheets and towels cleaned on the day we left.

Have a Great Day
Bev

Guest: Dwayne A.
Date of Stay: 12/19/10

Hi to you Julie... Just didn't get around to sending you a thank you yet !!!! Thank you very much, I enjoyed myself, and yes I would like to return!!!

Regards Dwayne

Guest: Brian and Denise (Anacortes, Wa)
Date of Stay: August 21, 2010

This condo has it all and the owner, Julie, is very easy to work with. Our flight came into Phoenix early so we asked for an early check in and Julie arranged for us to check in at 9am. After we checked in we asked about a couple of items such as a tea kettle and crock pot and since she didn't have them at the condo, she delivered them to us during our stay. The beds were super comfortable and most of all we loved the location! It is near everything that we wanted to do. We stayed in this rental in August 2010 and will definitely return again.

Guest: Anonymous (Vancouver,WA)
Date of Stay: January 30, 2010

This condo is EXACTLY as advertised, and is a great place to stay. Julie is a very responable landlord who responds rapidly to any questions or problems (thebig screen TV was noy working when we arrived and was replaced in 24 hours). We will stay here again.

Guest: Dean S (Calgary, Alberta)
Date of Stay: November 21, 2009

We enjoyed our stay at Julie's condo in October, 2009. We are two couples who traveled from Calgary to see an ASU Football game and the U2 concert. The condo was well decorated, very clean and had all of the essentials. We would definitely stay there again.

Guest: Nancy O
Date of Stay: March 23, 2009

Hi Julie, Thanks again for the perfect accommodations for our family. We enjoyed the space, the TiVo and the pool(s). Also, I loved the bed in the master bedroom. Sadly, my bed at home now doesn't seem as comfortable as it once did! Can you tell me the type of mattress you have there? I would also add that we found the location to be great -- loved that it was so close to the freeway and central to many of the Spring Training ballparks. We will definitely stay here again if we make it back to the Phoenix area!

Best regards, Nancy O.

Guest: Dwight and Elsie
Date of Stay: February 22, 2009

Hi Julie, Elsie and I both enjoyed our stay in Scottsdale very much. We liked the condo, we liked the area, and although we did all our golfing in Mesa, the ease of commuting everywhere was astounding. Elsie enjoyed the green belt where she could go for her morning walk every day, and I enjoyed it because the restaurants were close and so were the ball fields. If you are not booked for next year yet please let me know what is available, and how soon we can book (a month at minimum) or if you are booked up maybe you can give us a heads up on some other properties that may be available. Thanking you again for your hospitality. Cheers, Dwight

Guest: James Ennis
Date of Stay: November 18, 2008

Just Bring Your Toothbrush!
This town-home has it all... Scottsdale location, it is very clean, modern and well taken care of with a garage too. All aspects of this comfortable town-home are impeccable. The beds are super comfy with quality sheets and covers etc. It's quiet yet you have two swimming pools to choose from and a modern kitchen too. You could ask for nothing more with this 2 bd 2.5 bath unit. It is just perfect and the pricing is fair and very comparable to other units if not better. The owner is friendly and amenable and will bend over backwards to accommodate your needs. It feels like home! I will lease from no one else if I can help it! -James Ennis, Seattle, WA

Guest: Jack and Mary Stone
Date of Stay: December 24, 2008

This beautifully decorated condo in South Scottsdale should be on your must-stay list. Located in a quiet complex that is close to everything, we felt as if we were staying in an upscale hotel. All amenities were included to help make us feel as if it was our home. In addition, the owner made an extra effort to help us when our departure situation changed. We look forward to our next stay at the Scottsdale Haciendas. -Jack and Mary Stone, Corvallis, OR

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