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The Cottage @ Sanctuary Cove, 80 acres of serenity

SuperhostTucson, Arizona, United States
Tiny house hosted by Alison
3 guests1 bed1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the tiny house to yourself.
Sparkling clean
15 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Alison is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
A secluded getaway, Sanctuary Cove's Guest Cottage is surrounded by 80 acres of pristine Southwest Desert.
Stewarded by a non-profit, Sanctuary Cove is a place of respite from the happenings of modern life. The property has hiking trails, easy access to less explored areas of Saguaro National Park, a non-denominational chapel for prayer and meditation, an amphitheater overlooking the Tucson Valley, and a walking maze.
For more information, visit the Sanctuary Cove website.

The space
Sanctuary Cove's Guest Cottage is nestled within the Safford Peak Valley, twenty miles north of Tucson. The Cottage overlooks a stunning view of the Tuscon Valley, and is a perfect location for nature lovers, artists, and all others looking to get away. Originally built in 1960 and updated with modern amenities, the Cottage includes a sandstone patio perfect for a small gathering or to spend the heat of the day in leisure. All proceeds from the Cottage support the conservation of Sanctuary Cove.

Included Amenities:
Free WiFi
Heating and air conditioning
Full bathroom and kitchen amenities including stovetop, microwave, and coffee maker
Gas Grill
Dining table and chairs
Extra blankets, sheets, and pillows
Library of eclectic books on inspiration and self-guidance
Comfy armchair for reading and napping, doubles as an additional fold-out bed
Outdoor seating on patio and front porch with breathtaking panoramic desert views
Private, on-site parking

Please note: The Sanctuary Cove Chapel and Amphitheater (located approximately 200 yards from the Cottage) is occasionally booked for weddings and other events. If you would like to know if an event is booked for the dates you are considering, please contact: Alison Boelts at 520-465-7645.

Guest access
Guests are free to access all areas of the grounds at any hour during their stay. The property is open to the public from sunrise to sunset 365 days a year, but at night you will have the property to yourself. There is a non-denominational chapel, amphitheater, hiking trails, and walking maze.
Cottage rental does NOT allow for parties or events at the cottage or the Cove property. Rental through Airbnb includes maximum of 3 adults on site and overnight . If you wish to book the cottage or Cove spaces for an event, you MUST book through the website and onsite caretakers. Airbnb renters that violate this rule are subject to forfeiture of deposit.

Should you have any questions or concerns there is a full-time caretaker who will be happy to assist you during your stay. Otherwise, the caretaker's house and the area in its immediate vicinity is an off-limits private residence.

Other things to note
Sanctuary Cove is a place of mindfulness, peace, meditation, and relaxation. We ask that all guests respect the quietness inherent to the property and keep noise to a minimum during their stay. Please be mindful that the desert is home to many animals that prefer not to be disturbed, although it is likely that you may hear or see them. Please contact us with any questions or concerns through AirBnb or the Sanctuary Cove website.
A secluded getaway, Sanctuary Cove's Guest Cottage is surrounded by 80 acres of pristine Southwest Desert.
Stewarded by a non-profit, Sanctuary Cove is a place of respite from the happenings of modern life. The property has hiking trails, easy access to less explored areas of Saguaro National Park, a non-denominational chapel for prayer and meditation, an amphitheater overlooking the Tucson Valley, and a walkin…

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Laptop-friendly workspace
Iron
Hangers
Heating
Air conditioning
Essentials
Private entrance

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Tucson, Arizona, United States

Sanctuary Cove is located to the Northwest of Tucson and is secluded from neighbors. With 80 acres of pristine desert land around you, your level of interaction with others is entirely up to you. As the property is open to the public from sunrise to sunset 365 days a year, you may see others quietly walking the property, sitting in the amphitheater or meditating in the chapel. We also host weddings, memorial services, and other events on the grounds, but its rare for those events to overlap with a cottage stay (unless you are hosting an event yourself! Please see our website for further details on event hosting).

Sanctuary Cove is situated next to Saguaro National Park with easy access to secluded and less traveled areas of the park. Sanctuary Cove is also a common starting point for Safford Peak's "Hike to the Top!". There are numerous hiking trails on the property if you'd like to stay close to home.

There are restaurants, a movie theater, and a supermarket within a 5-10 minute drive from Sanctuary Cove.

For more information, visit the Sanctuary Cove website.
Sanctuary Cove is located to the Northwest of Tucson and is secluded from neighbors. With 80 acres of pristine desert land around you, your level of interaction with others is entirely up to you. As the propert…

Hosted by Alison

Joined in August 2014
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  • Ian
  • Alison
  • Mark
During your stay
You will be greeted by a member of All Creeds Brotherhood upon arrival and they will help you get situated with everything you need. Should you have any questions or concerns, the on-site caretaker is available to help.
Alison is a Superhost
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events