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Bedroom with lots of natural light - Queen Size bedLiving Room with access to patio and private entry
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Peaceful Desert Retreat

Peaceful Desert Retreat

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath

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Located in a rural community outside of Phoenix/Scottsdale, the property offers amazing views and peaceful living. Only 45 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and 35 minutes from Scottsdale. Perfect for a romantic get-away or meditative retreat. Wonderful night sky viewing - yard with views. There is a private entrance and the space includes a bedroom, bathroom, and living room with microwave, refrigerator, coffee pot, dishes, TV.


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM


51 Reviews

Jarred User Profile
May 2018
Gloria and Phurba have a beautiful home, and surrounding property. An excellent place to stargaze and relax. We saw a few lizards and heard a bunch of wildlife at night- it was awesome. No WiFi, but that’s actually a plus in this situation. In a place as beautiful as Fort McDowel…
Jonathan User Profile
April 2018
Excellent stay!
Fred User Profile
April 2018
Beautiful space in a beautiful place. Gloria was very accommodating and friendly. The apartment is attached to her house, and was very comfortable and clean. While we were there, we had private use of the veranda and garden behind the house. The view from the back veranda is…
Sravya User Profile
March 2018
Great scenic space! Great hosts, would return in future!
Mary User Profile
March 2018
The host canceled this reservation 8 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Gloria User Profile
Response from Gloria:
My father passed away unexpectedly and I had to leave town for his funeral.
March 2018
Izz User Profile
March 2018
As a newly married couple Gloria made everything so easy and special! My bride and I were so blessed how the place was so clean, easy to find things, and provided with such freedom! The views were amazing! We will be back!!!
William User Profile
February 2018
Fantastic place, wonderful hosts, gorgeous desert scenery!

Hosted by Gloria

Phoenix, Arizona, United StatesJoined in August 2015
Gloria User Profile
51 Reviews
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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Fort McDowell, AZ, United States

This is a rural community where people enjoy the great outdoors and the peacefulness of the desert. This is a low light area so night sky viewing is a bonus. You can walk around the neighborhood - a…

Getting around

We are located close to Fountain Hills (15 minute drive) which offers shopping, restaurants, and a wonderful park with the world famous fountain. Scottsdale is approximately 35 minutes away.

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