About this listing
This listing offers a one-bedroom (2 single beds) bed and breakfast experience. Enjoy the peace and relaxation of the desert in this newer, custom-built, Santa Fe style house located 15 minutes southeast of Tubac, Arizona, and east of Tumacacori.
It is a peaceful area with amazing sunsets surrounded by beautiful, 360 degree serene views of the San Cayetano, Tumacacori, and Santa Rita mountain ranges. It’s also 30 minutes south of the retirement community of Green Valley, Arizona, and about 45 minutes south of Tucson. Even though the address shows Rio Rico, the house is really east of Tumacacori.
The paved roads and diverse terrain of flat areas and steep hills makes it a prime area for bicycling and training. Bicycles & maps provided. Birding is also very popular in the area. The Santa Cruz River and Anza Trail are 5 minutes away. The area is about 4500 feet elevation, typically 10 degrees cooler than Tucson. Shopping, golfing, services, and excellent restaurants are within 10-15 minutes’ drive. See the links below for more information about the area.
The private room is decorated with southwestern décor, includes 2 single beds with nightstands; private bathroom & full bath; refrigerator, microwave, 2 sitting chairs and table for in-room dining or have your meal, read a book, and enjoy the gorgeous views on the patio, also; grill available; free WiFi, flat-screen TV, and DVD player available in the room.
Includes healthy breakfast; vegetarian available upon request. Fresh baked bread and muffins also provided. Just let me know your preference.
This is considered the Santa Cruz River Valley and is an interesting, historical area where Father Kino, a Jesuit Priest from Spain, founded numerous missions in the 1600s and 1700s. In fact the house is just east across the Santa Cruz River from Tumacacori National Historical Park, home of one of those historic missions (see (website hidden) for more information).
- Shopping - 13 minutes away in the artist community of Tubac ((website hidden)) or enjoy an excursion to the unique community of Patagonia
- Golfing - 15 minutes drive north to Tubac Golf Resort ((website hidden)) where Tin Cup was filmed or 20 minutes south to Kino Springs Golf Course ((website hidden))
- Birding - Bird watchers come from all over the world to the Santa Cruz River Valley ((website hidden)
- Fishing, swimming, boating, camping, and hiking - 35 minutes drive southeast to Patagonia Lake (website hidden)
We keep our property in excellent condition for our guests' comfort and enjoyment. We just expect our guests to leave the property in the same condition as they find it. No daily room services are provided. Clean sheets and towels, toilet paper, etc. are provided as needed for prolonged stays.